NSU University School Picks Up Four Wins In Tri-Meet


By Sharon Robb

DAVIE, September 28, 2017—NSU University School’s swim team is making up for lost time after Hurricane Irma.

The Sharks were in winning form, sweeping the boys and girls team titles against Somerset and Immaculata LaSalle Thursday at Nova Southeastern University Aquatic Center.

The girls team, led by double winner Amanda Kopas, defeated Somerset, 130-34, and Immaculata LaSalle, 120-54.

Kopas, the youngest of three swimming sisters, won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:15.93 and 100-yard freestyle in 55.87. She was also a member of the winning 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays.

LaSalle’s Gaby Antonini was a double winner in the 500-yard freestyle in 5:31.77 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:03.60. Somerset’s Isabella DiSalvo won the 100-yard butterfly in 1:03.82.

Maia Goldstein of NSUS won the girls 1-meter diving with 230 points.

In the boys competition, NSU University School led by double winners Patrick Groters and Daniel Jacobs, who compete for Aruba internationally, defeated Somerset, 104-45, and Immaculata LaSalle, 97-45.

Groters, coming off his MVP performance at the Woodson Invitational, won the 500-yard freestyle in 4:43.49 and 100-yard breaststroke in 59.93.

Jacobs won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:46.18 and 50-yard freestyle in 23.01.

LaSalle’s Pedro Beron Vera was also a double winner in the 100-yard butterfly in 1:00.93 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:05.50. He was the only non-NSUS swimmer to win events.

GIRLS
NSU University School 130, Somerset 34
Immaculata LaSalle 96, Somerset 49
NSU University School 120, Immaculata LaSalle 54

200-yard medley relay: 1. NSU University School 2:01.30 (Amanda Kopas, Nadia Ajirnia, Madison Kozel, Thais Carrion), 2. LaSalle A 2:10.95, 3. LaSalle 2:11.08.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Thais Carrion, NSUS 2:08.10, 2. Alexis Christensen, NSUS 2:12.20, 3. Calissa Page, NSUS 2:17.13.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Amanda Kopas, NSUS 2:15.93, 2. Kaiana Kibler, NSUS 2:37.68, 3. Joymarie Puskadi, NSUS 2:55.33.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Paloma Sanchez, LAS 25.38, 2. Jennifer Langone, NSUS 27.15, 3. Sofia Sarros, NSUS 27.48.

1-meter diving: 1. Maia Goldstein, NSUS 230.00, 2. Jackqueline Goggins, LAS 179.48.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Isabella DiSalvo, SOM 1:03.82, 2. Madison Kozel, NSUS 1:04.77, 3. Tessa Mia Puskadi, NSUS 1:17.18.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Amanda Kopas, NSUS 55.87, 2. Paloma Sanchez, LAS 57.17, 3. Sofia Sarros, NSUS 1:00.41.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Gaby Antonini, LAS 5:31.77, 2. Thais Carrion, NSUS 5:46.60, 3. Alexis Christensen, NSUUS 5:48.48.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSUS A 1:50.98 (Sofia Sarros, Calissa Page, Jennifer Langone, Nadia Ajirnia), 2. NSUS B 2:00.16, 3. LaSalle 2:03.79.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Gaby Antonini, LAS 1:03.60, 2. Isabella DiSalvo, SOM 1:04.37, 3. Madison Kozel, NSUS 1:12.09.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Nadia Ajirnia, NSUS 1:20.39, 2. Calissa Page, NSUS 1:23.71, 3. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOM 1:26.53.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSUS A 3:55.87 (Thais Carrion, Amanda Kopas, Sofia Sarros, Madison Kozel), 2. LaSalle 4:13.10, 3. NSUS B 4:13.97.

BOYS
NSU University School 104, Somerset 45
Immaculata LaSalle 67, Somerset 62
NSU University School 97, Immaculata LaSalle 45

200-yard medley relay: 1. NSUS 1:47.57 (Patrick Groters, Renato Filho, Daniel Jacobs, Diego Darquea-Juris), 2. LaSalle 2:01.81, 3. Somerset 2:20.06.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Jacobs, NSUS 1:46.18, 2. Pancho Beron Vera, LAS 2:07.89, 3. Jesse Lobo, SOM 2:19.57.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Renato Filho, NSUS 2:13.01, 2. Ryan Kibler, NSUS 2:58.77, 3. None.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Jacobs, NSUS 23.01, 2. Diego Darquea-Juris, NSUS 24.69, 3. Yohance Forde, LAS 25.25.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Pedro Beron Vera, LAS 1:00.93, 2. Renato Filho, NSUS 1:01.71, 3. Marcelo Carrion, NSUS 1:01.89.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Diego Darquea-Juris, NSUS 55.15, 2. Jesse Lobo, SOM 1:02.73, 3. Alexander Benashvili, NSUS 1:04.38.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Patrick Groters, NSUS 4:43.49, 2. Juan Mederos, SOM 7:47.51, 3. James Mitchell, SOM 7:48.14.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSUS 1:48.21 (Marcelo Carrion, Renato Filho, Alexander Benashvili, Joaquin Morales), 2. LaSalle 1:48.93, 3. Somerset 1:59.10.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Pedro Beron Vera, LAS 1:05.50, 2. Marcelo Carrion, NSUS 1:06.45, 3. Yohance Forde, LAS 1:17.22.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Patrick Groters, NSUS 59.93, 2. Pancho Beron Vera, LAS 1:17.67, 3. Ryan Kibler, NSUS 1:26.23.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSUS 3:30.93 (Patrick Groters, Daniel Jacobs, Marcelo Carrion, Diego Darquea-Juris), 2. LaSalle 4:38.18, 3. NSUS B 4:51.93.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com

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