By Sharon Robb

November 1, 2014—Ervin Marin of Mater Lakes Academy won his first district title Friday at the District 12-2A Swimming and Diving Championships at Gulliver Prep’s Marian Krutulis Aquatics Center.

The South Florida Aquatic Club swimmer won the 100-yard breaststoke in a season-best 1:00.64, dropping 0.36 seconds. Marin was also fourth in the 200-yard individual medley in 1:59.

At last year’s District 12-3A for Goleman, Marin was third in the breaststroke in 1:04.75.

Several SOFLO swimmers finished among the top three in one of the tougher district meets in the state.

Esteban Diaz-Velasco of Somerset was second in the 100-yard backstroke in 56.84 and third in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:48.73.

Kevin Porto of Mater Lakes was third in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:51.61 and was also third in the 100-yard backstroke in 57.87.

SOFLO’s top girls finisher was Isabel Shashaty of Archbishop McCarthy, fourth in the 100-yard freestyle in 59.51.

Other SOFLO swimmers among the Top 10 were: Abby Oyetunji of Somerset, Alani Carrasco of Somerset, Andres Arias of Archbishop McCarthy, Ricardo Roche of Somerset, Eduardo Graziano of Somerset, Chris Sanchez of Archbishop McCarthy, Federico Molina of Somerset, Wyatt Jennessee of Archbishop McCarthy and Sebastian Sierra of Mater Lakes.

Swim powerhouse Gulliver Prep swept the team titles in its own home pool. The girls team won with 535 points and boys team won with 427. Doral was runner-up in both the girls with 515 and boys with 414.

Niki Urquidi and Kelly Fertel were double winners for Gulliver Prep.

Urquidi won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:54.71 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:05.84. Fertel won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:06.75 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:05.93.

Gulliver Prep swept all three girls relays.

Alex Arrieta of Doral, Alberto Gomez of Doral and Zuhayr Pigot of St. Brendan were double winners in the boys competition.

Arrieta won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:43.76 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:37.93.

Gomez won the 200-yard individual medley in 1:56.69 and 100-yard backstroke in 54.73.

Gulliver Prep won two boys relays.

Pigot won the 50-yard freestyle in 21.56 and 100-yard butterfly in 49.61.

GIRLS TEAM RESULTS

1. Gulliver Prep 535, 2. Doral 515, 3. St. Brendan 242, 4. Key West 210, 5. Archbishop McCarthy 178, 6. Mater Lakes 85, 7. Somerset 68, 8. Miami Pace 22.

GIRLS INDIVIDUAL RESULTS

200-yard medley relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 1:52.25, 2. Doral 1:54.78, 3. St. Brendan 2:05.30.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Niki Urquidi, GP 1:54.71, 2. Namilla Sanchez, GP 1:57.66, 3. Stephanie Hernandez, DOR 1:59.52; SOFLO: 6. Abby Oyetunji, SOM 2:01.13.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Kelly Fertel, GP 2:06.75, 2. Melannie Vargas, DOR 2:13.44, 3. Brooke Ellis, GP 2:13.47; SOFLO: 9. Isabel Shashaty, ARCH 2:34.02.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Chantal Peiter, SB 24.43, 2. Corina Scheuren, GP 24.99, 3. Andrea Moya, DOR 26.39.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Alicia Mancilla, GP 59.75, 2. Brooke Ellis, GP 1:00.51, 3. Karen Soriano, DOR 1:03.56; SOFLO: 9. Alani Carrasco, SOM 1:12.09.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Corina Scheuren, GP 54.21, 2. Chantell Peiter, SB 54.70, 3. Madeleine Peraza, DOR 57.31; SOFLO: 4. Isabel Shashaty, ARCH 59.51.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Niki Urquidi, GP 5:05.84, 2. Alicia Mancilla, GP 5:07.02, 3. Namilla Sanchez, GP 5:14.21; SOFLO: 8. Abby Oyetunji, SOM 5:35.23.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 1:42.55, 2. Doral 1:46.16, 3. Key West 1:50.76.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Melannie Vargas, DOR 1:00.78, 2. Sabrina Perna, DOR 1:07.23, 3. Isa Guerrero, GP 1:07.69.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Kelly Fertel, GP 1:05.93, 2. Andrea Perez-Hickman, DOR 1:10.52, 3. Stephanie Suarez, DOR 1:10.95; SOFLO: 9. Alani Carrasco, SOM 1:24.09.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 3:40.18, 2. Doral 3:51.06, 3. St. Brendan 4:01.39.

BOYS TEAM RESULTS

1. Gulliver Prep 427, 2. Doral 414, 3. Key West 254, 4. Archbishop McCarthy 241, 5. St. Brendan 194, 6. Somerset 162, 7. Mater Lakes 153, 8. Miami Pace 36.

BOYS INDIVIDUAL RESULTS

200-yard medley relay: 1. Doral 1:41.25, 2. Gulliver Prep 1:41.70, 3. Key West 1:43.93.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Alex Arrieta, DOR 1:43.76, 2. Trey Gribble, GP 1:48.06, 3. Esteban Diaz-Velasco, SOM/SOFLO 1:48.73; SOFLO: 9. Andres Arias, ARCH 2:01.25.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Alberto Gomez, DOR 1:56.69, 2. Miguel Cancel, GP 1:57.77, 3. Sean Arringtson, GP 1:58.31; SOFLO: 4. Ervin Marin, Mater Lakes 1:59.00, 6. Ricardo Roche, SOM 2:07.17, 16. Sebastian Sierra, Mater Lakes 2:31.19.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Zuhayr Pigot, SB 21.56, 2. Pablo Luchau, GP 22.61, 3. Ricky Hermida, GP 22.64; SOFLO: 6. Eduardo Graziano, SOM 23.36, 9, Chris Sanchez, ARCH 24.62, 15. Federico Molina, SOM 25.38.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Zuhayr Pigot, SB 49.61, 2. Sean Arrington, GP 52.96, 3. Adrian Moya, DOR 52.98.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Trey Gribble, GP 49.80, 2. Felipe Tilkian, GP 53.09, 3. Einar Erlandsen, SB 53.21; SOFLO: 4. Eduardo Graziano, SOM 53.84, 5. Chris Sanchez, ARCH 54.28, 8. Federico Molina, SOM 55.16.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Alex Arrieta, DOR 4:37.93, 2. Miguel Cancel, GP 4:38.45, 3. Kevin Porto, Mater Lakes/SOFLO 4:51.61; SOFLO: 4. Ricardo Roche, SOM 5:00.20, 7. Andres Arias, ARCH 5:22.49, 10. Sebastian Sierra, Mater Lakes 5:35.58, 15. Wyatt Jennessee, ARCH 6:10.77.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 1:30.10, 2. Doral 1:31.98, 3. Key West 1:32.21.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Alberto Gomez, DOR 54.73, 2. Esteban Diaz-Velasco, SOM/SOFLO 56.84, 3. Kevin Porto, Mater Lakes/SOFLO 57.87.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Ervin Marin, Mater Lakes/SOFLO 1:00.64, 2. Mumy Llenin, DOR 1:00.70, 3. Isaiah Green, KW 1:02.69; SOFLO: 13. Wyatt Jennessee, ARCH 1:15.34.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 3:16.32, 2. Doral 3:16.89, 3. Archbishop McCarthy 3:32.48.

Editor Note: Diving results are not posted on Meet Mobile or host site.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
http://www.swim4soflo.com

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