SOFLO Swimmers Successful In Session Three Of FGC South SCY BB Spring Championships; Chaimowicz Double Winner


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, March 5, 2019–South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers had another successful session in the Florida Gold Coast South SCY BB Spring Championships Saturday at Academic Village Pool.

SOFLO swimmers dominated Session Three of the three-day meet.

Among SOFLO winners were:

Jena Legaspi, 50-yard butterfly, 29.15, time drop.

Nicholas Chaimowicz, 100-yard backstroke, 58.85, time drop and 100-yard individual medley, 59.40.

Derek Hau, 100-yard breaststroke, 1:19.52.

Christian Vasquez, 50-yard freestyle, 24.06, time drop.

Nathaniel Garrick, 100-yard individual medley. 1:02.30, time drop.

SOFLO’s Hartley Pitters-Hinds finished second in the 50-yard butterfly in 29.13 and 50-yard freestyle in 26.60, both time drops.

SOFLO teammate Fiorella Di Salvo also had two second places in the 50-yard freestyle in 28.56 and 100-yard individual medley in 1:09.30, both time drops.

SOFLO was among a field of 33 Florida Gold Coast teams from Miami-Dade and south Broward. SOFLO had the largest team entered with 82 swimmers (48 girls and 34 boys) competing in 330 individual events and 16 relays.

The meet was open to all swimmers on Broward County Florida Gold Coast registered teams who achieved a BB national time age group motivational time standard in one or more events.

SATURDAY SESSION THREE RESULTS
GIRLS

100-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Reese Rosenthal, GRSC 1:09.28; SOFLO: 4. Sarah Vasquez 1:13.88, time drop, 5. Caterina Fogli 1:14.61; 13-14, 1. Marlene Garijo, CANE 1:05.69; SOFLO: 9. Emma Schain 1:10.47, time drop; 15-18, 1. Sophie G, RANS 1:05.36; SOFLO: 6. Ruth Kaufman 1:09.23.

50-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Stephanie Kleiban, CM 32.48; 13-14, 1. Maya Sorunmu, SF 28.99; SOFLO: 2. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 29.13, time drop, 4. Sofia Osorio 30.05, time drop; 15-18, 1. Jena Legaspi, SOFLO 29.15, time drop.

100-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Valentina Foster, MWA 1:21.36; SOFLO: 6. Sarah Vazquez 1:23.55, time drop; 13-14, 1. Corley Smith, FKSC 1:15.18; SOFLO: 2. Kaitlyn Barrios 1:15.47, time drop, 3. Emma Schain 1:15.91, time drop; 15-18, 1. Natalia Sarmiento, Azura 1:16.09; SOFLO: 4. Maria Herne 1:18.14, time drop, 6. Sophia Bedoya 1:21.53.

50-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Lorelei Santos, CCPR 28.03; SOFLO: 2. Fiorella Di Salvo 28.56, time drop; 13-14, 1. Corley Smith, FKSC 26.48; SOFLO: 2. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 26.60, time drop; 15-18, 1. Sophia Bedoya, SOFLO 26.38, time drop; SOFLO: 4. Jena Legaspi 27.29, time drop, 5. Maria Herne 27.36, 9. Ruth Kauffman 28.05.

100-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. Lorelei Santos, CCPR 1:09.30; SOFLO: 2. Fiorella Di Salvo 1:09.30, time drop; 13-14, 1. Emma Twombly, MWA 1:06.51; SOFLO: 3. Emma Schain 1:08.28, time drop, 4. Ava Kuznik 1:08.52, 7. Sofia Osorio 1:09.06, 9. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 1:10.03; 15-18, 1. Fabiana Avendano, SDST 1:05.71.

BOYS
100-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Nahuel Balade, CM 1:11.13; 13-14, 1. Daniel De Aguilar, CM 1:00.90; SOFLO: 2. Christopher Hau 1:01.69, time drop, 3. Aldo Zepeda 1:01.92, time drop, 8. Matthew Kim 1:03.84, time drop, 9. Andrian Hernandez 1:06.95, time drop; 15-18, 1. Nicholas Chaimowicz, SOFLO 58.85, time drop; SOFLO: 2. Manuel Melendez 59.26, 5. Garrett Oliver 1:01.63, time drop, 7. Christian Vasquez 1:03.50, time drop.

50-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Peyton Selts, GRSC 30.41; SOFLO: 2. Derek Hau 31.84, time drop; 13-14, 1. Jihwan Kim, YSF 27.91; SOFLO: 3. Yanjun Wang 28.25, time drop, 4. Aldo Zepeda 28.45; 15-18, 1. Magnus Kron, RANS 26.53.

100-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Derek Hau, SOFLO 1:19.52; SOFLO: 3. Benjamin Kim 1:21.33, time drop, 7. Ethan McPeek 1:24.68; 13-14, 1. Leonard Caldeira De Andrada, GRSC 1:11.34; SOFLO: 3. Matthew Kim 1:13.20, time drop; 15-18, 1. Anthony Robaina, HSC 1:07.37; SOFLO: 6. Garrett Oliver 1:10.28.

50-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Ethan Kim, YSF 27.57; SOFLO: 3. Luca Hincapie 28.10, time drop, 7. Ethan McPeek 28.94, time drop, 10. Alessio Mazzi 29.42; 13-14, 1. Daniel De Aguiar, CM 24.05; SOFLO: 3. Christopher Hau 24.76, time drop, 6. Nathaniel Garrick 25.24; 15-18, 1. Christian Vasquez, SOFLO 24.06, time drop; SOFLO: 3. Manuel Melendez 24.74, time drop, 8. Nicholas Chaimowicz 25.14, time drop.

100-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. Luke Weingard, MWA 1:08.44; SOFLO: 2. Luca Hincapie 1:09.45, time drop, 6. Ethan McPeek 1:12.09, time drop, 8. Benjamin Kim 1:13.99; 13-14, 1. Nathaniel Garrick, SOFLO 1:02.30, time drop; SOFLO: 7. Christian Tijero 1:04.61, 9. Matthew Kim 1:05.73; 15-18, 1. Nicholas Chaimowicz, SOFLO 59.40.

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