Double Winners Dinehart, Viazmetinov, Moya, Mazzi Lead SOFLO On Final Day Of FIU Spring Long Course Invite


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, May 19, 2018—South Florida Aquatic Club had four double winners on the second and final day of the FIU Spring LC Invite Sunday at Academic Village Pool.

Elise Dinehart, 10, won the 200-meter individual medley in 3:17.98 and 100-meter freestyle in a best time 1:16.51 with a time drop of 3.57.

Alex Viazmetinov, 10, won the 50-meter backstroke in a bestime 43.46 with a time drop of 4.47 and 100-meter breaststroke in 1:44.05, also a best time with a time drop of 7.92.

Kevin Moya, 12, won the 50-meter backstroke in a best time 34.68 with a time drop of 0.03 and 50-meter butterfly in 33.50.

Stefano Mazzi, 10, won the 100-meter freestyle in a best time 1:13.08 with a time drop of 2.51 and 50-meter butterfly in a best time 36.43 with a time drop of 5.14.

Other SOFLO individual winners were:

Isabella Perry, 10, 50-meter backstroke, in a best time 43.07 with a time drop of 0.18.

Gabriela Avila, 12, 50-meter backstroke in a best time 39.29 with a time drop of 1.07.

Dahlia Hirsh, 12, 100-meter breaststroke, 1:32.96.

Ryan Harries, 10, 200-meter individual medley 3:27.78.

Rafael Rodriguez, 17, 200-meter individual medley, 2:15.91.

Because of pool construction at the FIU campus, the meet was moved to SOFLO’s home pool. The two-day meet concludes Sunday at 8:30 a.m.

In addition to SOFLO, among other teams that competed were Azura Florida Aquatics, East Coast Aquatics, Southern Wahoos, Hialeah Storm, Miami Country Day Aquatics, Gulliver Prep, Miami Swimming Academy, Nova Southeastern and Metro Aquatic Club.

Next up for SOFLO will be the June 1-2 NPB Long Course Summer Kick-Off at Plantation Central Park Aquatic Complex.

SUNDAY RESULTS
GIRLS

200-meter individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Elise Dinehart, SOFLO 3:17.98; SOFLO: 2. Saree Young 3:28.60, time drop, 3. Alessandra Gendarmi 3:31.87, 4. Shelby Evans 3:37.23, time drop, 5. Olivia Wilson 3:46.77; 11-12, 1. Sidney Anton, Azura 2:42.13; SOFLO: 2. Izzy Wilson 2:49.19, time drop, 3. Anastasia Lutz 2:51.93, time drop, 6. Sarah Vasquez 3:02.98, time drop, 8. Pilar Duranti 3:09.39, 10. Giada Porven 3:13.48; Open, 1. Celina Marquez, Azura 2:26.89; SOFLO: 3. Mallory Schleicher 2:31.51, 5. Olivia Dinehart 2:33.87, 6. Molly Golding 2:34.27, 8. Sara Quintero 2:39.03, 9. Sally Golding 2:40.58.

50-meter backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Isabella Perry, SOFLO 43.07, time drop; SOFLO: 3. Alexandra Strong 44.09, time drop, 5. Sophia Avila 45.71, 7. Francesca Perry 46.43, time drop, 8. Jemma Baldwin 46.65, 9. Sofia Gomez 47.07, time drop, 10. Mackenzie McPherson 47.81; 11-12, 1. Gabriela Avila, SOFLO 39.29, time drop; SOFLO: 4. Genesis Escobar 41.52, time drop, 5. Sophia Bedoya 42.32, time drop, 6. Sarah Vasquez 43.02, time drop, 7. Siena Ladner 44.40.

100-meter backstroke:
Open, 1. Melannie Vargas, GPA 1:09.47; SOFLO: 4. Elena Dinehart 1:11.06, 8. Sofia Osorio 1:16.36, time drop, 10. Sally Golding 1:17.41, time drop.

100-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Elise Dinehart, SOFLO 1:16.51, time drop; SOFLO: 6. Alessandra Gendarmi 1:21.97, time drop, 7. Alexandra Strong 1:26.78, 8. Mackenzie McPherson 1:27.65, time drop, 10. Jemma Baldwin 1:28.57, time drop; 11-12, 1. Sidney Anton, Azura 1:04.23; SOFLO: 2. Anastasia Lutz 1:06.28, time drop, 3. Izzy Wilson 1:06.88, time drop, 4. Mariana Pinto 1:08.40, time drop; Open, 1. Mariel Mencia, Azura 59.51; SOFLO: 4. Paige Lane 1:02.19, 7. Gaby Banks 1:04.00, 9. LeeAnn Ranalli 1:05.98, time drop.

100-meter breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Katja Milevska, Azura 1:38.37; SOFLO: 2. Elena Dinehart 1:39.91, time drop, 3. Isabella Perry 1:46.38, 4. Shelby Evans 1:47.05, time drop, 5. Sofia Gomez 1:53.43, time drop, 6. Mackenzie McPherson 1:53.63, 7. Alessandra Gendarmi 1:57.98, 8. Jordan Evans 1:58.09, time drop, 9. Olivia Wilson 1:59.46, time drop; 11-12, 1. Dahlia Hirsh, SOFLO 1:32.96; SOFLO: 3. Sarah Vasquez 1:39.59, time drop, 4. Cali Harries 1:40.79, time drop, 5. Pilar Duranti 1:47.75, 6. Gel’lesa Lewis 1:50.63, 8. Sarah Bedoya 2:03.55.

200-meter breaststroke:
Open, 1. Taylor Grabenhorst, BD 2:44.17; SOFLO: 2. Olivia Dinehart 2:46.65, 6. Sophia Grubbs, SOFLO 2:58.16, time drop; 7. Sally Golding 2:58.33, 9. Sara Quintero 3:04.32.

50-meter butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Katja Milevska, Azura 38.90; SOFLO: 2. Isabella Perry 41.48, time drop, 4. Jemma Baldwin 45.34, time drop, 6. Francesca Perry 47.73, time drop, 7. Amanda Grubbs 47.94, 8. Sophia avila 50.05; 11-12, 1. Sidney Anton, Azua 31.54; SOFLO: 4. Izzy Wilson 35.54, time drop, 8. Giada Porven 37.50.

100-meter butterfly:
Open, 1. Mariel Mencia, Azura 1:05.05; SOFLO: 3. Kathleen Golding 1:07.51, 4. Paige Lane 1:08.98, 6. Molly Golding 1:09.61, 7. Mallory Schleicher 1:09.75, 9. Sara Quintero 1:09.92, 10. Elena Dinehart 1:10.16, time drop.

400-meter freestyle:
Open, 1. Mariangela Cincotti, Azura 4:32.84; SOFLO: 2. Kathleen Golding 4:33.92, 3. Mallory Schleicher 4:41.33, 6. Olivia Dinehart 4:46.59, 9. Elena Dinehart 4:55.75.

BOYS

200-meter individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 3:27.78; 11-12, 1. Alessandro Pereira, Azura 2:30.42; SOFLO: 2. Javier Colmenares 2:35.05, 4. Hashan Ekanayake 2:56.27, time drop, 5. Felix Gonzalez 2:57.77, time drop; Open, 1. Rafael Rodriguez, SOFLO 2:15.91; SOFLO: 4. Sebastian Lares 2:21.39, 9. Leonardo Mateus 2:23.77, 10. Nicolas Munoz 2:24.51.

50-meter backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Alex Viazmetinov, SOFLO 43.46, time drop; SOFLO: 3. Dylan McVeigh 47.37, 4. Preston Christensen 50.39, 5. Adrian Sowma 50.49, 6. Daniel Chaussky 53.65, 7. Jason Moya 54.56, 10. Reed Woodward 56.15; 11-12, 1. Kevin Moya, SOFLO 34.68, time drop; SOFLO: 4. Hashan Ekanayake 38.77, 5. Alessio Mazzi 38.85, time drop, 7. Felix Gonzalez 42.76, 9. Matthew Jimenez 44.36, 10. Thomas Pereira-Ramallo 45.13, time drop.

100-meter backstroke:
Open, 1. Matheo Mateos, Azura 1:00.10; SOFLO: 3. Marco Cabrera Duarte 1:00.68, 4. Rafael Rodriguez 1:03.29, 6. Juan Colmenares 1:05.47, 7. Miguel Sierra 1:06.05, 9. Manuel Melendez 1:07.79, 10. Alejandro Mateus 1:08.01.

100-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Stefano Mazzi, SOFLO 1:13.08, time drop; SOFLO: 2. Connor Jimenez 1:13.36, time drop, 3. Alex Viazmetinov 1:18.52, time drop, 4. Ryan Harries 1:22.83, 7. Adam Stewart 1:28.65, 8. Aleksander Chaussky 1:29.65, 9. Martin Petkov 1:31.17, time drop, 10. Dylan McVeigh 1:35.16; 11-12, 1. Alessandro Pereira, Azura 1:03.52; SOFLO: 2. Javier Colmenares 1:03.88, time drop, 3. Kevin Moya 1:04.03, time drop, 7. Marvan Ekanayake 1:11.90, 9. Nicholas Pelaez 1:13.54, time drop; Open, 1. Gabriel Araya, Azura 53.20; SOFLO: 6. Miguel Sierra 56.14, 9. Juan Colmenares 56.95.

100-meter breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Alex Viazmetinov, SOFLO 1:44.05, time drop; SOFLO: 2. Adam Stewart 1:49.15, 3. Martin Petkov 1:54.19, time drop, 5. Aleksander Chaussky 2:06.73; 11-12, 1. Alessandro Pereira, Azura 1:18.40; SOFLO: 2. Javier Colmenares 1:20.77.

200-meter breaststroke:
Open, 1. Matheo Mateos, Azura 2:27.89; SOFLO: 6. Leonardo Mateus 2:48.28, time drop, 7. Alex Golding 2:49.93, 8. Zackary Harris 2:55.85, time drop, 9. Garrett Oliver 2:57.05, time drop.

50-meter butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Stefano Mazzi, SOFLO 36.43, time drop; SOFLO: 3. Connor Jimenez 39.19, time drop, 4. Ryan Harries 44.38, 5. Reed Woodward 51.50, 6. Dyan McVeigh 51.67, 7. Adam Stewart 52.48, 8. Adrian Sowma 56.23, 10. Preston Christensen 1:00.67; 11-12, 1. Kevin Moya, SOFLO 33.50; SOFLO: 4. Nicholas Pelaez 36.29, time drop, 5. Felix Gonzalez 38.00, time drop, 9. Thomas Pereira-Ramallo 46.33.

100-meter butterfly:
Open, 1. Gabriel Araya, Azura 56.87; SOFLO: 2. Rafael Rodriguez 59.06, 5. Miguel Sierra 1:00.13, 7. Marco Cabrera Duarte 1:00.66, 8. Nicolas Munoz 1:02.81, 10. Sebastian Lares 1:03.49.

400-meter freestyle:
Open, 1. Matheo Mateos, Azura 4:11.10; SOFLO: 6. Robert Wilson 4:24.06, 8. Sebastian Lares 4:24.82, time drop.

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

SOFLO Swimmers Shine At Sunrise Sizzler


By Sharon Robb

SUNRISE, November 9, 2017–South Florida Aquatic Club won the boys’ 8-and-under 100-yard freestyle relay and posted fifteen best times Friday at the Sunrise Swimming 8&Under Sizzler at Sunrise Civic Center Pool.

Seven SOFLO swimmers competed in the Sizzler which featured events for 6-and-under and 7-8 swimmers. Events were 25-yard sprint races in all four strokes and each age group and 8-and-under 100-yard freestyle relay.

The SOFLO group featured Jordan Evans, 6; Shelby Evans, 7; Martin Petkov, 8; Adrian Sowma, 8; Aryav Thakur, 8; Juan Vallmitjana, 8; and Oleksii Viazmetinov, 8.

SOFLO’s relay won in 1:13.30 ahead of Sunrise Swimming in 1:19.96.

Evans was the top SOFLO girls’ finisher with three third places in the 25-yard butterfly, 25-yard backstroke and 25-yard freestyle. She was also fourth in the 25-yard breaststroke.

Viazmetinov was the top SOFLO boys’ finisher with a third place in the 25-yard breaststroke, fourths in the 25-yard backstroke and 25-yard freestyle and eighth place in the 25-yard butterfly.

The Florida Gold Coast meet featured Azura Florida Aquatics, Bone Island Swim Club, Coral Springs, Cyclones, Hammerhead Aquatics, Pine Crest Swim Team, Plantation, SwimFast and host Sunrise Swimming.

FRIDAY RESULTS
GIRLS

25-yard butterfly: 6-and-under, 1. Athena Rilo, SUN 23.19; SOFLO: 3. Jordan Evans 26.97, time drop; 7-8, 1. Katja Milevska, Azura 17.15; SOFLO: 4. Shelby Evans 22.46.

25-yard backstroke: 6-and-under, 1. Uma Vogan, BISC 23.96; SOFLO: 3. Jordan Evans 25.58; 7-8, 1. Sabina LaPietra, PST 21.89; SOFLO: 7. Shelby Evans 23.73, time drop.

25-yard breaststroke: 6-and-under, 1. Athena Rilo, SUN 28.81; SOFLO: 4. Jordan Evans 29.31, time drop; 7-8, 1. Katja Milevska, Azura 21.80; SOFLO: 3. Shelby Evans 24.00, time drop.

25-yard freestyle: 6-and-under, 1. Athena Rilo, SUN 21.32; SOFLO: 3. Jordan Evans 25.03 7-8, 1. Katja Milevska, Azura 16.80; SOFLO: 4. Shelby Evans 18.99, time drop.

100-yard freestyle relay: 8-and-under, 1. Azura 1:18.72, 2. Sunrise Swimming 1:19.14, 3. Pine Crest 1:26.56.

BOYS

25-yard butterfly: 6-and-under, 1. Daniel Gil-Restrepo, CSSC 24.54; 7-8, 1. Adrian Rendon, UAZUR 14.84; SOFLO: 5. Juan Vallmitjana 19.94, 8. Alex Viazmetinov 21.75, time drop, 9. Aryav Thakur 22.27, time drop, 13. Adrian Sowma 24.07, time drop, 16. Martin Petkov.

25-yard backstroke: 6-and-under, 1. Daniel Gil-Restrepo, CSSC 25.46; 7-8, 1. Adrian Rendon, UAZUR 18.47; SOFLO: 4. Alex Viazmetinov 21.41, 7. Juan Vallmitjana 22.44, 9. Arya Thakur 2334, time drop , 15. Martin Petkov 24.43, time drop, 16. Adran Sowma 24.97.

25-yard breaststroke: 6-and-under, 1. Rhett Herring, HAFL 28.29; 7-8, 1. Adrian Rendon, UAZUR 19.45; SOFLO: 3. Alex Viazmetinov 23.37, time drop, 4. Juan Vallmitjana 23.56 9. Martin Petkov 25.91, 14. Aryav Thakur 28.20, 15. Adrian Sowma 28.91, time drop.

25-yard freestyle: 6-and-under, 1. Rhett Herring, HAFL 20.09; 7-8, 1. Adrian Rendon, UAZUR 14.32; SOFLO: 4. Alex Viazmetinov 17.21, time drop, 6. Juan Vallmitjana 17.40, 10. Aryav Thakur 18.77, time drop, 18. Martin Petkov 21.09, 22. Adrian Sowma 21.86, time drop.

100-yard freestyle relay: 8-and-under, 1. SOFLO 1:13.30, 2. Sunrise Swimming 1:19.96.

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