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CA/NV Sectionals Feb 27-Mar 1Recap

Brian Timmerman

Ten Swim Torrance Senior and National Track swimmers travelled to Carlsbad, CA, for the CA/NV Sectionals Feb 27-Mar 1. Individual event qualifiers (8): Jack, Charlotte, Elsie, Mie, Danny, Noah, Sohyeon and Ricky. Matthew and Ryan swam relays and time trials. Congrats to our swimmers, who achieved 9 new Futures qualifying times. 


DAY ONE: Jack and Noah made finals: Jack in 200 IM and 500 free, finishing 20th in both, setting a team 17-18 boys record in 500 (4:34). Noah finished 17th in 100 back in 51.32. Mie, Elsie, Sohyeon, and Charlotte finished 18th in 400 Medley relay and qualified for Futures.  Noah, Matthew, Ricky and Jack finished 34th in 400 Medley relay. 


DAY TWO: Finalists were Danny, Elsie, Jack and Charlotte. Danny finished 19th in 200 fly with his first Futures cut (1:53.34). Elsie placed 27th in 100 breast with another first Futures time and a team record for 13-14 girls (1:05.57). Jack finished 10th in 400 IM with another team record (3:59.54). Charlotte was 28th in 50 free (23.98) with her first Futures time. Jack, Ricky, Ryan, and Noah finished 23rd in 800 free relay. 


DAY THREE: Elsie and Noah made finals on the final day. Elsie touched in 18th place in 200 breast (2:21.24) with her second Futures cut and team record of the meet. Noah finished 10th in 200 back in 1:52.12. In the 400 free relay, girls finished 28th, boys 26th. As a team, we finished 26th overall out of more than 60 teams, eighth in the small team division.