Vallmitjana, Gonzalez Lead SOFLO On Day One Of GRSC Fall Classic


By Sharon Robb

MIAMI, October 22, 2019—Juan Vallmitjana and Logan Gonzalez came up big for South Florida Aquatic Club on Day One of the GRSC Fall Classic Saturday at Gulliver Swim Club.

Vallmitjana, 10, won the 10-and-under 200-yard freestyle in a best time 2:13.38, dropping 1.05 seconds.

Vallmitjana also second in the 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 38.22, dropping 1.31 and second in the 50-yard freestyle in 29.40.

Gonzalez, 14, won the 13-14 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:06.11, dropping 0.21.

SOFLO girls were led by Mariana Pinto and Mariann Catalasan. Pinto, 12, was second in the 11-12 200-yard freestyle in 2:06.32.

Catalasan, 13, was second in the 13-14 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:15.81. She also had a third place and two fourth places

SOFLO had 47 swimmers (25 girls and 22 boys) compete in 256 individual events.

In addition to SOFLO, among other teams in the field were Metro Aquatics, Blue Marlins, Hurricanes Swimming, Ransom-Everglades, BEST, Hialeah, Midtown Weston, Florida Keys Swim Club, Alper J Swim Team and Shelton Doral Swim Team.

SATURDAY RESULTS
GIRLS

200-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Carolina Seoane, MAC 2:16.41; SOFLO: 3. Amanda Grubbs 2:27.75, time drop, 5. Sofia Gomez 2:30.22, time drop, 6. Mikhel Martin 2:33.22, time drop, 9. Jemma Baldwin 2:38.47, time drop, 10. Juliana Cavalcanti 2:38.59, time drop; 11-12, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 2:05.42; SOFLO: 2. Mariana Pinto 2:06.32; 13-14, 1. Paola Gonzalez, MAC 1:58.31; SOFLO TOP 10: 9. Leah Pando 2:13.46, time drop, 11. Mariann Catalasan 2:14.59, time drop.

100-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Bianca Nieto, GSC 1:11.18; SOFLO: 8. Elena Dinehart 1:22.38, time drop; 13-14: 1. Abbie Sargent, FKSC 1:11.21; SOFLO: 2. Mariann Catalasan 1:15.81, time drop, 3. Dahlia Hirsch 1:17.01, time drop, 10. Leah Pando 1:22.36.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Makayla Montenegro, MAC 39.31; SOFLO: 3. Shelby Evans 41.30, 5. Alessandra Gendarmi, 41.33, time drop, 7. Gianna Martin 42.92, time drop, 8. Olivia Wilson 44.59, time drop, 9. Sofia Gomez 44.67, time drop, 10. Amanda Grubbs 44.73, time drop.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Carolina Seoane, MAC 28.83; SOFLO: 3. Alessandra Gendarmi 31.47, time drop, 4. Sofia Gomez 32.53, time drop, 6. Amanda Grubbs 32.81, time drop, 8. Mikhel Martin 33.11, time drop, 10. Saree Young 33.75, time drop; 11-12, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 26.10; SOFLO: 9. Fiorella Di Salvo 27.93, time drop; 13-14, 1. Abbie Sargent, FKSC 25.79.

200-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Erika Duardo, Blue Marlins 2:19.28; SOFLO: 3. Fiorella Di Salvo 2:22.72; 13-14, 1. Giovanna Musiello, GSC 2:14.04; SOFLO: 4. Mariann Catalasan 2:20.92.

100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Carolina Seoane, MAC 1:13.86; SOFLO: 3. Saree Young 1:19.77, time drop, 4. Alessandra Gendarmi 1:21.09, time drop, 7. Juliana Cavalcanti 1:26.09, 11. Olivia Wilson 1:30.33, time drop.

200-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Sahara Idler, MAC 2:19.34; 13-14, 1. Gabriella Deluna, MWA 2:23.49.

100-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Makayla Montenegro, MAC 1:20.12; SOFLO: 3. Mikhel Martin 1:28.15, time drop, 4. Saree Young 1:34.88, 6. Juliana Cavalcanti 1:41.37.

400-yard individual medley:
14-and-under, 1. Paola Gonzalez, MAC 4:36.77; SOFLO: 6. Fiorella Di Salvo, 5:03.50, time drop.

BOYS

200-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 2:13.38, time drop; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Ryan Harries 2:25.83, time drop; 11-12, 1. Andres Tejada, MAC 2:00.48; 4. Felix Gonzalez 2:09.58, time drop; 13-14, 1. Marcelo Mansur, MAC 1:49.87; SOFLO: 7. Javier Colmenares 1:57.49, time drop, 11. Adrian Hernandez 1:59.36, time drop.

100-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Anthony Pineiro, Shelton 1:15.65; SOFLO: 3. Alexander Miller 1:17.93, 7. Abraham Penaloza 1:22.03, time drop, 8. Felix Gonzalez 1:22.71, time drop; 13-14, 1. Logan Gonzalez, SOFLO 1:06.11, time drop; SOFLO: 2. Javier Colmenares 1:06.15.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Oliver Cannings, Alper 35.95; SOFLO: 2. Juan Vallmitjana 38.22, time drop.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Nicolas Kokidko, MAC 29.35; SOFLO: 2. Juan Vallmitjana 29.40, 7. Ryan Harries 31.29, time drop; 11-12, 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, Ransom Everglades 26.59; SOFLO: 4. Alexander Miller 27.11, 13-14, 1. Marcoaurelio Lopez-Casula, Hialeah 23.49.

200-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Dylan Ferguson, MAC 2:12.33; 13-14, 1. Pablo Lopez Franco, RE 2:04.57; SOFLO: 4. Austin Nelson 2:12.89, time drop, 8. Hashan Ekanayake 2:18.71, time drop, 9. Ethan McPeek 2:20.04.

100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Jason Milian, Blue Marlins 1:17.82; SOFLO: 7. Ryan Harries 1:23.21, time drop.

200-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Andres Tejada, MAC 2:13.02; 13-14, 1. Juan Abella, MAC 2:02.22.

100-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Nicolas Kokidko, MAC 1:23.23; SOFLO: 7. Reed Woodward 1:33.66.

400-yard individual medley:
14-and-under, 1. Marcelo Mansur, MAC 4:21.97; SOFLO: 8. Austin Nelson 4:48.18.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
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