PCST Wins Top Visiting Team Award at Mac Crutchfield Invitational!

Brian Haddad
Feb 4, 2019

PCST Wins Top Visiting Team Award at Mac Crutchfield Invite!

The Panama City Swim Team Tsunamis finished as the Top Visiting Team at the ATAC Mac Crutchfield Invitational in Tallahassee January 25-27.  The meet featured more than 300 swimmers representing teams from across the Southeast.  Natalie McKenzie set a new PCST Team Records in the 15-16 Girls 200 yard Butterfly.  13 year old Shane McEliece won five individual events in the 13-14 Boys age Group to lead the team.  Swimmers Natalie McKenzie, Taylor Warren, and Rachel Wells also contributed individual event wins for PCST.  New Southeastern Championship Qualifying Times were achieved by Gip Crye, Natalie McKenzie, Donald Skerratt, Rachel Wells, and Blair Wootson.  Statistics from the meet are listed below:

Team Records (1)
Natalie McKenzie 15-16 Girls 200 yard Butterfly – 2:10.42

Individual Event Winners (10)
Rachel Wells (10&U Girls) – 100 Fly
Shane McEliece (13-14 Boys) – 100 Breast, 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 200 IM
Natalie McKenzie (Senior Girls) – 100 Fly, 200 Fly
Taylor Warren (Senior Girls) – 100 Back, 200 Back

New Southeastern Qualifying Times (14)
Rachel Wells (10&U Girls) – 100 Fly
Blair Wootson (10&U Boys) – 100 Free, 50 Fly, 100 IM
Gip Crye (11-12 Boys) – 200 IM
Donald Skerratt (13-14 Boys) – 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free, 500 Free, 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 Fly
Natalie McKenzie (Senior Girls) – 200 Fly, 400 IM

Age Group Top 10 PCST Short Course All-Time Top 10 Swims

Girls 15-16
Lily Bradford – 100 Back(5), 200 Back(5)
Hannah Johnson – 200 Breast(10)
Natalie McKenzie – 100 Back(9), 100 Fly(3), 200 Fly(1), 400 IM(2)
Keely Stevenson – 200 Back(7), 400 IM(3)
Taylor Warren – 200 IM(10)

Boys 10&Under
Blair Wootson – 100 Free(5), 100 IM(10)

Boys 13-14
Shane McEliece – 100 Free(7), 100 Breast(5), 200 Breast(8), 100 Fly(4), 200 Fly(5), 200 IM(8)
Donald Skerratt – 50 Free(7), 200 Free(10), 500 Free(7), 200 Breast(10)

Boys 15-16
Colin McEliece – 200 Breast(10), 200 Fly(7)