By Sharon Robb

January 31, 2016—South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers continued fine tuning for Junior Olympics and Senior Championships on the final day of the Florida Gold Coast SOFLO Open Sunday at Academic Village Pool.

Despite heavy training, several SOFLO swimmers came up with individual wins, relay wins and best times on the final day of the three-day meet.

Sebastian Lares was a double winner. He won the 11-12 50-yard backstroke in a best time 30.33 and 200-yard backstroke in 2:18.79, also a best time.

Kathleen Golding won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:54.02. Younger sister Molly Golding won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:11.77.

Elise Larin won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:11.19.

Paige Lane won the 50-yard butterfly in a best time of 27.94.

SOFLO boys’ “A” won 13-and-over 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:32.88 with Matthew Menocal, Kevin Porto, Ervin Marin and Ryan Capote. SOFLO’s relays swept the top three spots.

Alejandro Mateus won the 10-and-under 50-yard backstroke in a best time 33.06.

Leonardo Mateus won the 200-yard backstroke in 2:03.55.

With more than 800 swimmers in the field, it was the largest meet South Florida Aquatic Club, Comets and Booster Club have hosted in the team’s 16-year history. No team scores were kept. The next meet SOFLO is hosting is the Feb. 5 Sizzler at 5:30 p.m.

SUNDAY RESULTS

GIRLS

200-yard freestyle relay:

12-and-under, 1. Hialeah 1:48.37, 2. SOFLO “A” 1:49.96 (Molly Golding, Lily Sines, Emma Twombly, Katrina Del Vecchio), 3. Gulliver 1:50.15, 6. SOFLO “B” 1:57.72, 9. SOFLO “C” 2:09.83; 13-and-over, 1. AquaKids Sharks 1:43.20, 2. SOFLO “A” 1:43.86 (Emiliana Pelaez, Jacqueline Lugo, Paige Lane, Kathleen Golding), 3. Boca Raton Swim Team 1:44.16; SOFLO: 5. “B” 1:49.80, 7. “C” 1:53.58, 8. “D” 1:54.30.

200-yard freestyle:

13-and-over, 13-14, 1. Sidney Starman, Unattached 1:59.41, 2. Iliza Aguiar, FLA 2:00.19, 3. Claudia Acosta, Hialeah 2:01.90; SOFLO: 5. Marianna Serrao 2:03.80, 6. Kyana Castro 2:04.00, 7. Paige Lane 2:04.60, best time; 15-and-over, 1. Kathleen Golding, SOFLO 1:54.02, 2. Mary Smutny, AquaKids Sharks 1:56.15, 3. Kelly Fertel, Gulliver 1:57.21.

50-yard backstroke:

10-and-under, 1. Michelle Fernandez, Hialeah 33.58, 2. Sophia Caracciolo, FLA 35.91, 3. Illari Rilo, SUN 36.29; 11-12, 1. Lily Iglesias, Miami Swimming 30.22, 2. Katrina Del Vecchio, SOFLO 30.44, 3. Karen Perez, Hialeah 31.15; 13-14, 1. Taylor Politi, FLA 29.82, 2. Maddy Schain, AquaKids Sharks 30.77, 3. Jacqueline Lugo, SOFLO 31.59, best time; SOFLO: 6. Elise Larin 31.74, 9. Annita Huang 31.94; 15-and-over, 1. Kelly Harrington, BRST 28.41, 2. Kellie Wilcox, SOFLO 30.92, best time, 3. Frances Morales, BRST 31.60; SOFLO: 6. Katherine De Barros 33.83.

200-yard butterfly:

10-and-under, 1. Melissa Gonzalez, Blue Marlins 2:39.26, 2. Lauren Kennedy, SwimFast 2:50.77, 3. Sophie Lamelas, Gulliver 2:50.93; 11-12, 1. Ana Kondratovitch, Hialeah 2:19.60, 2. Becca Montero, AquaKids Sharks 2:24.20, 3. Sara Quintero, Unattached 2:26.39; SOFLO: 6. Jena Legaspi 2:41.00, best time; 13-14, 1. Jocelyn Ruiz, Blue Marlins 2:13.53, 2. Kyana Castro, SOFLO 2:20.18, best time, 3. Sidney Starman, Unattached 2:20.32; SOFLO: 4. Paige Lane 2:26.02; 15-and-over, 1. Rose Smiddy, Unattached 2:07.35, 2. Cloe Bedard-Khlaid, Metro 2:07.67, 3. Kelly Fertel, Gulliver 2:08.09; SOFLO: 6. Kathleen Golding 2:09.16, 10. Jessica Rodriguez 2:23.24.

100-yard breaststroke:

10-and-under, 1. Michelle Fernandez, Hialeah 1:19.08, 2. Sophia Caracciolo, FLA 1:27.89, 3. Illari Rilo, Sunrise 1:28.42; SOFLO; 9. Leah Pando 1:32.13, best time; 11-12, 1. Molly Golding, SOFLO 1:11.77, 2. Katrina Del Vecchio, SOFLO 1:12.38, best time, 3. Margaret Miao, AquaKids Sharks 1:13.24; SOFLO: 8. Lily Sines 1:23.05, 10. Valeria Garcia 1:25.00, best time; 13-14, 1. Elise Larin, SOFLO 1:11.19, 2. Olivia Hernandez, Gulliver 1:14.24, 3. Gina Fimiano, PST 1:14.52; 15-and-over, 1. Kelly Fertel, Gulliver 1:07.62, 2. Hailey Jerew, AquaKids Sharks 1:09.49, 3. Victoria Miyamoto, Pompano 1:09.75; SOFLO: 4. Emiliana Pelaez 1:11.58, 7. Jessica Rodriguez 1:13.54.

200-yard backstroke:

10-and-under, 1. Isabella Acosta, Gulliver 2:37.33, 2. Maya Sorunmu, SwimFast 2:44.46, 3. Sophie Lamelas, Gulliver 2:55.22; 11-12, 1. Ana Kondratovitch, Hialeah 2:18.09, 2. Lily Iglesias, Miami Swimming 2:20.98, 3. Sophie Granite, Gulliver 2:24.82; SOFLO: 4. Jena Legaspi 2:25.83, best time, 8. Molly Golding 2:28.12, best time; 13-14, 1. Jocelyn Ruiz, Blue Marlins 2:17.25, 2. Maddy Schain, AquaKids Sharks 2:17.89, 3. Janet D’Alessandro, AquaKids Sharks 2:19.04; SOFLO: 8. Michelle Marinheiro 2:24.68, best time, 9. Annita Huang 2:26.89; 15-and-over, 1. Rose Smiddy, Unattached 2:07.65, 2. Melannie Vargas, Unattached 2:09.28, 3. Mary Smutny, AquaKids Sharks 2:14.35.

50-yard butterfly:

10-and-under, 1. Michelle Fernandez, Hialeah 31.61, 2. Maddie Smutny, AquaKids Sharks 33.70, 3. Sophie Lamelas, Gulliver 33.78; 11-12, 1. Shannelle Gonzalez, Hialeah 29.47, 2. Katrina Del Vecchio, SOFLO 29.55, best time, 3. Chloe Hernandez, Gulliver 29.99; SOFLO: 6. Kayla Cunningham 30.63; 13-14, 1. Paige Lane, SOFLO 27.94, best time, 2. Claudia Acosta, Hialeah 28.67, 3. Iliza Aguiar, FLA 28.94; SOFLO: 4. Jacqueline Lugo 29.19, 10. Alana Acevedo 30.38; 15-and-over, 1. Kelly Harrington, BRST 26.94, 2. Hailey Jerew, AquaKids Sharks 27.91, 3. Cloe Bedard-Khalid, Metro 28.12; SOFLO: 5. Emiliana Pelaez 30.14, 8. Alexandra Crespo 31.37, best time.

100-yard freestyle:

10-and-under, 1. Isabella Acosta, Gulliver 1:03.53, 2. Eliza Chandler, Miami Swimming 1:06.44, 3. Illari Rilo, Sunrise 1:06.75; 11-12, 1. Margaret Miao, AquaKids Sharks 57.02, 2. Lily Iglesias, Miami Swimming 58.25, 3. Becca Montero, AquaKids Sharks 55.97; SOFLO: 6. Molly Golding 1:00.41, best time; 7. Kayla Cunningham 1:00.68; 13-14, 1. Iliza Aguiar, FLA 55.16, 2. Paige Lane, SOFLO 56.26, 3. Sarah Abril, Gulliver 57.57; SOFLO: 7. Jacqueline Lugo 58.11, 9. Marianna Serrao 58.39; 15-and-over, 1. Kelly Harrington, BRST 54.52, 2. Hailey Jerew, AquaKids Sharks 55.47, 3. Sloan Sizemore, Pompano 55.71.

400-yard individual medley:

10-and-under, 1. Isabella Acosta, Gulliver 1:14.61, 2. Melissa Gonzalez, Blue Marlins 1:16.68, 3. Sophia Caracciolo, FLA 1:16.69; 11-12, 1. Margaret Miao, AquaKids Sharks 1:05.30, 2. Molly Golding, SOFLO 1:06.44, best time, 3. Lily Iglesias, Miami Swimming 1:07.05; SOFLO: 8. Kayla Cunningham 1:09.77; 13-14, 1. Sidney Starman, Unattached 4:50.97, 2. Sarah Abril, Gulliver 4:52.89, 3. Janet D’Alessandro, AquaKids Sharks 4:59.24; SOFLO: 6. Daniela Curbelo 5:08.89, 10. Madison Johnson 5:32.72, best time; 15-and-over, 1. Kelly Fertel, Gulliver 4:21.88, 2. Kathleen Golding, SOFLO 4:26.64, 3. Rose Smiddy, Unattached 4:33.60.

BOYS

200-yard freestyle relay:

13-and-over, 1. SOFLO “A” 1:32.88 (Matthew Menocal, Kevin Porto, Ervin Marin, Ryan Capote), 2. SOFLO “B” 1:33.29 (Juan Serna, CJ Kopecki, Juan Diaz, Esteban Diaz-Velasco), 3. SOFLO “C” 1:38.46 (John Paul Handal, Tomas Pelaez, Sam Asnis, Max Asnis); SOFLO: 5. “D” 1:38.60, 7. “E” 1:42.38

200-yard freestyle:

13-14, 1. John Torres, Unattached 1:50.01, 2. Andres Wong, Metro 1:51.00, 3. Darren Laing, SWIFT 1:51.76; SOFLO: 5. Leonardo Mateus 1:54.54, 7. Tomas Pelaez 1:56.65, 9. Juan Serna 1:57.26; 15-and-over, 1. Miguel Cancel, Gulliver 1:43.89, 2. Nick Carter, Gulliver 1:44.16, 3. Trey Gribble, Gulliver 1:47.20.

50-yard backstroke:

10-and-under, 1. Alejandro Mateus, SOFLO 33.06, best time, 2. Dylan Smiddy, SGST 33.98, 3. Henry Ajo, Blue Marlins 34.86; SOFLO: 4. Christian Tijero 35.19, best time; 11-12, 1. Sebastian Lares, SOFLO 30.33, best time, 2. Emiliano Garcia, FLA 30.63, 3. Agustin Rodriguez, Hialeah 30.97; SOFLO: 10. Nicolas Rossi 32.83; 13-14, 1. Aaron Rodriguez, Hialeah 26.73, 2. Luke Lezotte, Unattached 27.05, 3. Tom Liraz, YSF 27.92; 15-and-over, 1. Nick Carter, Gulliver 24.12, 2. Tyler Zuyus, Pompano 25.58, 3. Samuel Quintero, SOFLO 28.63; SOFLO: 4. Tyler Gibson 29.70, best time, 10. Matthew Del Valle 32.16, best time.

200-yard butterfly:

12-and-under, 1. Dominic Bono, AquaKids Sharks 2:17.63, 2. Anthony Martinez, Blue Marlins 2:21.46, 3. Nicolas Rossi, SOFLO 2:29.07; SOFLO: 6. Zackary Harris 2:33.74; 13-14, 1. John Torres, Unattached 2:00.72, 2. Cristian Vasquez, Blue Marlins 2:07.41, 3. Darren Laing, SWIFT 2:09.09; SOFLO: 4. Leonardo Mateus 2:10.45, best time, 5. Joseph Lee 2:11.07, 10. John Paul Handal 2:15.41, best time; 15-and-over, 1. Alejandro Carriazo, Metro 1:53.66, 2. Miguel Cancel, Gulliver 1:54.16, 3. Luke Smutny, AquaKids Sharks 1:56.72; SOFLO: 4. Max Asnis 1:59.71, 5. CJ Kopecki 1:59.95, 7. Ervin Marin 2:01.02.

100-yard breaststroke:

10-and-under, 1. Kaii Winkler, FLA 1:19.13, 2. Dylan Smiley, SGST 1:20.17, 3. George Gonzalez, Unattached 1:23.77; SOFLO: 4. Alejandro Mateus 1:24.79, best time, 5. Alessandro Pereira 1:26.63, 6. Christian Tijero 1:29.79, best time, 9. Lucas Porven 1:37.62; 11-12, 1. Victor Valdes, Hialeah 1:09.34, 2. Matthew Tarafa, Hialeah 1:14.97, 3. Agustin Rodriguez, Hialeah 1:15.46; SOFLO: 4. Javier Roman 1:15.81, best time; 13-14, 1. Alfredo Vieira Wolfermann, Miami Swimming 1:04.94, 2. Tyler Bland, SOFLO 1:05.73, 3. Tom Liraz, YSF 1:07.64; SOFLO: 8. Tomas Pelaez 1:12.15; 15-and-over, 1. Marcelo Laurique, Gulliver 1:03.19, 2. Teo Darias, Unattached 1:04.08, 3. Ricardo Roche, SOFLO 1:04.95; SOFLO: 7. Tyler Gibson 1:07.43.

200-yard backstroke:

10-and-under, 1. Henry Ajo, Blue Marlins 2:44.02, 2. Aldo Zepeda, SOFLO 2:48.66, 3. Marvan Ekanayake, SwimFast 2:57.39; 11-12, 1. Sebastian Lares, SOFLO 2:18.79, best time, 2. Miguel Sierra, Unattached 2:18.90, 3. Finn Winkler, FLA 2:22.79; 13-14, 1. Leonardo Mateus, SOFLO 2:03.55, 2. Reid Banciella, Miami Swimming 2:03.65, 3. Andres Wong, Metro 2:04.73; SOFLO: 6. Joseph Lee 2:17.13, 10. Nicolas Munoz 2:19.60, best time; 15-and-over, 1. Nick Carter, Gulliver 1:52.57, 2. Miguel Cancel, Gulliver 1:53.30, 3. Alejandro Carriazo, Metro 1:59.90; SOFLO: 9. Samuel Quintero 2:08.36.

50-yard butterfly:

10-and-under, 1. Kaii Winkler, FLA 29.58, 2. Alejandro Mateus, SOFLO 31.78, best time, 3. Christian Tijero, SOFLO 33.60, best time; SOFLO: 6. Alessandro Pereira 35.36; 11-12, 1. Matthew Tarafa, Hialeah 27.29, 2. AJ Martinez, North Miami 27.94, 3. Miguel Sierra, Unattached 28.03; 13-14, 1. Luke Lezotte, Unattached 25.26, 2. Aaron Rodriguez, Hialeah 25.45, 3. Juan Serna, SOFLO 25.59, best time; SOFLO: 10. Joseph Lee 27.31; 15-and-over, 1. Adrian Moya, Metro 23.81, 2. Alejandro Carriazo, Metro 23.86, 3. Sean Arrington, Miami Swimming 24.47; SOFLO: 4. Esteban Diaz-Velasco 25.28, best time, 6. Ryan Capote 25.55, 9. Kevin Porto 26.27, best time.

100-yard freestyle:

10-and-under, 1. Kaii Winkler, FLA 59.31, 2. Dylan Smiley, SGST 1:02.11, 3. Alejandro Mateus, SOFLO 1:02.85; 11-12, 1. Dominic Bono, AquaKids Sharks 56.32, 2. Emiliano Garcia, FLA 56.70, 3. AJ Martinez, North Miami 56.78; 13-14, 1. Aaron Rodriguez, Hialeah 50.31, 2. Juan Serra, SOFLO 51.08, best time, 3. Darren Laing, SWIFT 51.59; 15-and-over, 1. Nick Carter, Gulliver 48.36, 2. Julius Petzold, Miami Swimming 49.40, 3. Adrian Moya, Metro 49.86; SOFLO: 6. Ervin Marin 50.13, 8. Ryan Capote 50.65, 9. Esteban Diaz-Velasco 50.76.

400-yard individual medley:

10-and-under, 1. Kaii Winkler, FLA 1:07.47, 2. Christian Tijero, SOFLO 1:14.18, best time, 3. Dylan Smiley, SGST 1:14.52; SOFLO: 6. Aldo Zepeda 1:21.31, best time; 7. Lucas Porven 1:23.79, best time; 11-12, (Not Posted On Website Or Meet Mobile); 13-14, 1. John Torres, Unattached 4:22.90, 2. Andres Wong, metro 4:26.03, 3. Leonardo Mateus, SOFLO 4:31.14; SOFLO: 5. Joseph Lee 4:39.25; 15-and-over, 1. Miguel Cancel, Gulliver 4:04.62, 2. Marcelo Laururique, Gulliver 4:20.60, 3. Ervin Marin, SOFLO 4:21.46; SOFLO: 4. CJ Kopecki 4:22.26, 5. Max Asnis 4:23.23.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com

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