FAST SWIMS IN OCALA
Our team had an outstanding meet this past weekend in Ocala. Cape Aquatics swimmers posted 49 personal best times for Long Course events despite the fact that we train Short Course in our 25-yard pool. Six swimmers achieved new standards.
Gi Johns had best times in the 50m Back (-2.11), 50m Breaststroke (-2.05), 100m Breaststroke (-1.41) and 100m Free (-1.66). Anthony Muschiana (8) swam to a “B” in the 10 & Under 50m Backstroke dropping 3.79 seconds. Audrey Muschiana (10) reached “B” in the 10 & Under 50m Free lowering her best by 4.53 seconds, and “BB” in the 200m Free dropping 17.42 seconds. Sophia Muschiana (11) shaved 5.65 seconds off her 200m Free with an 11 & 12 “BB” time and in the 400m Free, she swam 31.17 seconds under her best reaching the 11 & 12 “BB” standard. Skye Persechino arguably had her best ever meet with five new standards and two Cape Aquatics team records. In the 400m Free Skye lowered her best by 17.07 seconds with a new team record of 4:41.72L (FLAG, Senior and AAA). In the 800m Free Skye broke the team record lowering her best time by 23.59 seconds with a 9:50.20L (FLAG, Senior and AAA). She also reached “FLAG, Senior and AAA” in the 50m and 200m Free and “FLAG & AA” in the 200m I.M. Tylor Tedhams continues to show remarkable improvement lowering her best in all eight events she swam. She posted a new “BB” in the 50m Butterfly, “A” in the 200 & 400m Free and “FLAG & AA” in the 800m Free. Hayden Tedhams lowered his best time in the 100m Free breaking the one minute barrier with a Senior cut of 59.71L and shaved 4.04 seconds off his best 400m Free with a Senior cut time of 4:24.64L. Amanda Saiz lowered her best time in the 200m I.M. by 6.21 seconds. Kenny Upton went seven for seven as he lowered his best times in the 50m Fly, 50m Back, 100m Back, 50 and 100m Free, and 50 & 100 Breaststroke. Alissa Varlam (12) had four best times lower them in the 50m Back, 50m Free, 100m Breaststroke and 200m Free.
Great job swimmers! Keep up your efforts. We’ve got a great program in place.