PCST Wins Top Visiting Team Award at Rick Byers Memorial Swim Meet!

Brian Haddad

PCST Wins Top Visiting Team Award at Rick Byers Memorial Swim Meet!

The Panama City Swim Team took home Top Visiting Team honors at the 2019 Rick Byers Memorial Swim Meet in Destin October 12-13.  The meet featured competition between PCST, Coast Aquatics, Birmingham Swim League, Excel Aquatics, Seals Swim Club, and Holley by the Sea.  Shane McEliece won eight individual events in the 13-14 Boys Age Group to lead the Tsunamis.  Rachel Wells added six individual event wins, while Cash Bullard (5x), Gip Crye (4x), Colin McEliece (4x), Chloe Reed (3x), Brooke Dorr (2x), Maryella Baker (1x), Lily Bradford (1x), Mason Gonczol (1x), Hannah Johnson (1x), Keely Stevenson (1x), and Taylor Warren (1x) also added victories.  Statistics from the meet are listed below:

Individual Event Winners (38)
Cash Bullard (8&U Boys) – 50 Back, 50 Breast, 25 Fly, 50 Fly, 100 IM
Maryella Baker (10&U Girls) – 100 Free
Rachel Wells (10&U Girls) – 50 Free, 200 Free, 50 Back, 100 Back, 50 Fly, 100 Fly
Chloe Reed (11-12 Girls) – 100 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 IM
Gip Crye (11-12 Boys) – 50 Free, 200 Free, 100 Fly, 200 IM
Mason Gonczol (13-14 Boys) – 100 Back
Shane McEliece (13-14 Boys) – 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free, 100 Breast, 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 200 IM
Lily Bradford (Senior Girls) – 200 Back
Brooke Dorr (Senior Girls) – 100 Fly, 200 IM
Hannah Johnson (Senior Girls) – 200 Fly
Keely Stevenson (Senior Girls) – 400 IM
Taylor Warren (Senior Girls) – 100 Back
Colin McEliece (Senior Boys) – 100 Breast, 200 Breast, 200 Fly, 200 IM

New Southeastern Championship Qualifiers (1)
Blair Wootson (11-12 Boys) – 100 Free

Age Group Top 10 PCST Long Course All-Time Top 10 Swims
Girls 10&U
Rachel Wells – 100 Fly(10)

Girls 11-12
Chloe Reed – 100 Fly(9)

Girls 17&Over
Brooke Dorr – 200 IM(7)

Boys 8&U
Cash Bullard – 100 Free(10), 50 Breast(4), 100 IM(9)

Boys 13-14
Shane McEliece – 200 Breast(4), 200 Fly(2)