SOFLO White Bounces Back On Final Day Of Dual Meet, Sweeps All Three Team Titles


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, April 23, 2022–After SOFLO Blue took an early lead in the combined and boys team standings Friday night, SOFLO White bounced back to win combined, boys and girls team titles at the Intrasquad Dual Meet Saturday at Academic Village Pool.

Led by the performances of the 12-and-unders in Saturday’s highly-charged action, SOFLO White won the combined, 1,355-1,320; boys, 598-591; and girls, 609-581 and earned bragging rights.

After Friday night’s 13-and-over action, SOFLO Blue led combined, 723-719, and boys team standings, 372-277. SOFLO White led the girls, 370-275.

Nearly 180 swimmers (100 boys and 74 girls) competed in 650 events including relays in a spirited atmosphere.

Christie Ann Lumsden, 10, led the 10-and-under girls winning four events with four best times. She won the 200 IM in 3:01.63, dropping 7.73; 50 freestyle in 33.18, dropping 1.09; 100-meter freestyle in 1:11.91, dropping 2.91; and 100-meter breaststroke in 1:32.49, dropping 1.48.

Laila Harran, 12, led the 11-12 girls winning three individual events and finishing second in another. She won the 200-meter freestyle in 2:30.25, 50-meter freestyle in 30.93, 100-meter freestyle in 1:08.17 and was second in the 100-meter backstroke in 1:18.17.

Kenneth Solis, 10, and Toma Petkov, 10, led the 10-and-under boys.

Solis won four events. They were the 200-meter freestyle in 2:42.01, 50-meter freestyle in 35.09, 100-meter freestyle in 1:17.96 and 100-meter backstroke in 1:35.32.

Petkov won three events and placed second in another. He won the 200 IM in 3:04.39; 400 freestyle in 5:50.67; and 100-meter breaststroke in 1:41.74, dropping 19.44. He was also second in the 50-meter freestyle in 37.36, dropping 5.57.

Ryan Harries, 12, led the 11-12 boys. He won four events, all with best times. He won the 200-meter freestyle in 2:25.44, dropping 2.29; 50-meter freestyle in 30.67, dropping 0.81; 400-meter freestyle in 5:04.74, dropping 2.36; and 100-meter breaststroke in 1:26.63, dropping 1.55.

Noah Mejias, 11, won the 200 IM in 2:46.40, dropping 5.97 and 100-meter butterfly in 1:14.69. He was also second in the 100-meter breaststroke in 1:33.94 and third in the 100-meter backstroke in 1:24.26.

SATURDAY 12&Under RESULTS
GIRLS

1500-meter freestyle:
11-12, 1. Jemma Baldwin, White 20:05.24, 2. Rose Seniuk, White 21:04.59, 3. Sofia Rodriguez, Blue 21:22.52.

Mixed 4×50-meter medley relay: 1. SOFLO White 2:24.45 (Sofia Gomez, Ryan Harries, Noah Mejias, Rose Seniuk), 2. SOFLO Blue A 2:27.24, 3. SOFLO White D 2:36.56.

200-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Joanna Valdiviezo, White 2:58.72, time drop 19.69, 2. Valentina Remmele, Blue 3:02.90, 3. Devy Otero, Blue 3:20.49.
11-12, 1. Laila Harran, Blue 2:30.25, 2. Sofia Gomez, White 2:30.98, time drop 1.76, 3. Ellie Jackson, White 2:33.84.

200-meter individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, Blue 3:01.63, 2. Valentina Remmele, Blue 3:33.54, 3. Savanna Alonso, White 4:14.69.
11-12, 1. Mackenzie McPherson, Blue 2:47.99, time drop 4.73, 2. Jemma Baldwin, White 2:51.53, time drop 2.81, 3. Saree Young, Blue 2:52.96, time drop 12.82.

50-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, Blue 33.18, time drop 1.09, 2. Joanna Valdiviezo, White, 37.98, time drop 5.11, 3. Devy Otero, Blue 38.48.
11-12, 1. Laila Harran, Blue 30.93, 2. Mackenzie McPherson, Blue 32.03, 3. Saree Young, Blue 33.39, time drop 1.07.

100-meter butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Varvara Dmitrova, Blue 1:48.44.
11-12, 1. Jianna Amores, Blue 1:16.18, 2. Mackenzie McPherson, Blue 1:16.79, time drop 4.04, 3. Jemma Baldwin, White 1:18.93, time drop 5.53.

100-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, Blue 1:11.91, time drop 2.91, 2. Valentina Remmele, Blue 1:26.11, 3. Devy Otero, Blue 1:29.35.
11-12, 1. Laila Harran, Blue 1:08.17, 2. Jemma Baldwin, White 1:10.81, time drop 1.82, 3. Ellie Jackson, White 1:11.49.

400-meter freestyle:
11-12, 1. Sofia Gomez, White 5:09.25, time drop 4.09, 2. Mackenzie McPherson, Blue 5:11.12, 3. Rose Seniuk, White 5:23.60.

100-meter backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Joanna Valdiviezo, White 1:33.37, time drop 6.12, 2. Stephanie Dmitrova, White 1:42.78, 3. Varvara Dmitrova, Blue 1:43.96, time drop 1.01.
11-12, 1. Saree Young, Blue 1:17.20, time drop 4.64, 2. Laila Harran, Blue 1:18.17, 3. Sofia Gomez, White 1:21.69.

100-meter breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, Blue 1:32.49, time drop 1.48, 2. Amber Connor, Blue 1:51.69, 3. Valentina Remmele, Blue 1:53.57.
11-12, 1. Gianna Martin, White 1:32.97, time drop 0.37, 2. Sofia Gomez, White 1:37.60, 3. Sophie Szutkowski, Blue 1:40.19.

Mixed 4×50-meter freestyle relay: 1. SOFLO Blue A 2:09.12 (Lance Bergeron-Menard, Eric Ferrer, Sofia Rodriguez, Laila Harran), 2. SOFLO White A 2:13.54, 3. SOFLO White B 2:13.87.

BOYS
1500-meter freestyle:
11-12: 1. Atharv Agashe, White 22:00.52.

200-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Kenneth Solis, Blue 2:42.01, 2. Zachary Snigur, White 2:49.86, 3. Reynaldo Manzanarez, Blue 2:59.89.
11-12, 1. Ryan Harries, White 2:25.44, time drop 2.29, 2. Eric Ferrer, Blue 2:27.23, time drop 6.87, 3. Guillermo Mantilla, White 2:29.96, time drop 11.08.

200-meter individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Toma Petkov, White 3:04.39, 2. Ethan Phan, White 3:14.37, 3. Zachary Sniur, White 3:26.41.
11-12, 1. Noah Mejias, White 2:46.40, time drop 5.97, 2. David Valdiviezo, Blue 2:49.50, time drop 7.41, 3. Eric Ferrer, Blue 2:56.19, time drop 12.26.

50-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Kenneth Solis, Blue 35.09, 2. Toma Petkov, White 37.36, time drop 5.57, 3. Niccolo Miccolis, White 38.21.
11-12, 1. Ryan Harries, White 30.67, time drop 0.81, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, White 31.12, time drop 2.10, 3. Lance Bergeron-Menard, Blue 32.57, time drop 1.02.

100-meter butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Ethan Phan, White 1:26.72, 2. Leonardo Zuluaga, Blue 1:47.95.
11-12, 1. Noah Mejias, White 1:14.69, 2. David Valdiviezo, Blue 1:18.60, time drop 4.35, 3. Matthew Ortiz, White 1:38.34.

100-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Kenneth Solis, Blue 1:17.96, 2. Zachary Snigur, White 1:18.96, 3. Ethan Phan, White 1:20.74.
11-12, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, White 1:08.44, time drop 6.45, 2. Rainier Leyva Riestra, Blue 1:08.71, time drop 7.07, 3. Eric Ferrer, Blue 1:09.52, time drop 2.77.

400-meter freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Toma Petkov, White 5:50.67.
11-12, 1. Ryan Harries, White 5:04.74, time drop 2.36, 2. Eric Ferrer, Blue 5:10.45, time drop 18.23, 3. Atharv Agashe, White 5:44.69, time drop 5.67.

100-meter backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Kenneth Solis, Blue 1:35.32, 2. Gabriel Ferrer, Blue 1:41.57, 3. Michael Barber, White 1:44.08.
11-12, 1. David Valdiviezo, Blue 1:20.21, time drop 10.81, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, White 1:23.62, time drop 6.61, 3. Noah Mejias, White 1:24.26.

100-meter breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Toma Petkov, White 1:41.74, time drop 19.44, 2. Zachary Snigur, White 1:43.72, 3. Ethan Phan, White 1:45.61.
11-12, 1. Ryan Harries, White 1:26.63, time drop 1.55, 2. Noah Mejias, White 1:33.94, 3. David Valdiviezo, Blue 1:37.82.

Mixed 4×50-meter freestyle relay: 1. SOFLO Blue A 2:09.12 (Lance Bergeron-Menard, Eric Ferrer, Sofia Rodriguez, Laila Harran), 2. SOFLO White A 2:13.54, 3. SOFLO White B 2:13.87.

13&Over 1500 Complete Results
GIRLS

13-14, 1. Amelie Bicerne, Blue 19:21.36, 2. Sarah Vasquez, White 19:24.96, 3. Elise Dinehart, Blue 20:21.25.
15-and-over, 1. Natalie Gembicki, White 19:13.22, 2. Cali Harries, White 20:24.08.

BOYS
13-14, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, White 17:37.39, 2. Tristan Dons, Blue 20:12.05.

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

Florida Swimming Sweeps Team Titles; SOFLO’s Guillermo Mantilla Wins Twice In Final Session Of Florida Gold Coast-Florida Swimming All-Stars Meet


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, March 28, 2022—Gullermo Mantilla ended on a winning note for the Florida Gold Coast All-Stars in the fourth and final session of the 2022 Florida Gold Coast vs. Florida All-Star Meet Sunday at Indian River State College.

The 10-year-old South Florida Aquatic Club swimmer won the 100-yard backstroke in 1:08.97.

Mantilla was also a member of the 10-and-under relay that won in 1:47.43 with teammates Christopher Chaison, Kira Perry and Penelope Lopez-Casula.

Mantilla finished with five wins, four seconds and one third in ten individual and relay events over three days.

Other top finishes or time drops for SOFLO swimmers are:

Jaden Amores, third, 200-yard butterfly, 2:00.62; fifth 200-yard backstroke, 2:02.12, time drop 0.93.

Christie Ann Lumsden, fourth, 50-yard breaststroke 37.80.

Connor Jimenez, fifth, 100-yard backstroke 1:03.77.

Jen Amores, sixth, 200-yard backstroke, 2:13.32, time drop 3.25.

Florida Gold Coast All-Stars swept all three mixed 200-yard freestyle relay events.

Florida Swimming won the combined, boys and girls team titles.

SUNDAY SESSION FOUR RESULTS
TEAM TOTALS:
1. Combined, Florida Swimming 815, Florida Gold Coast 612; Boys, Florida Swimming 401, Florida Gold Coast 265; Girls 362, Florida Gold Coast 303.

GIRLS
100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Gia Euseppi, FGC 1:08.25, 2. Jilliam Henriquez, FGC 1:10.04, 3. Skylar Revere, FL 1:12.47.
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, FGC 1:02.59, 2. Thaomy Tran, FL 1:04.57, 3. Maddie Swiss, FL 1:05.59; SOFLO: 17. Laila Harran 1:09.49.

200-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Taylor Schwenk, FL 2:08.57, 2. Ella Gotham, FL 2:08.68, 3. Madison McKendree, FL 2:09.28; SOFLO: 6. Jen Amores 2:13.32, time drop 3.25, 20. Amelie Bicerne 2:27.89.

500-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Izzy Riva, FL 5:12.06, 2. Allison Kelly, FGC 5:17.73, 3. Veronica Metz, FGC 5:17.84.

100-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Olivia Moore, FL 52.05, 2. Caitlin Bartle, FL 53.68, 3. Blakely Hammel, FL 53.78; SOFLO: 21. Amanda Grubbs 56.64, 24. Jen Amores 56.94, 32. Lydia Smutny 58.29, 34. Elise Dinehart 58.52, 42. Amelie Bicerne 1:00.44.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Makayla Hill, FL 36.12, 2. Isabella Herrera, FL 37.42, 3. Amaya Ballesteros, FL 37.74; SOFLO: 4. Christie Ann Lumsden 37.80.
11-12, 1. Sarah Stegall, FL 31.93, 2. Tessa Broedell, FGC 32.76, 3. Alexas Weigner, FL 33.58.

200-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Riley Leach, FL 2:27.78, 2. Blakely Hammel, FL 2:29.12, 3. Victoria Edgar, FL 2:29.35; SOFLO: 12. Elise Dinehart 2:41.30.

50-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Kira Perry, FGC 29.53, 2. Grace Panna, FL 29.87, 3. Isabella Herrera, FL 31.42; SOFLO: 20. Christie Ann Lumsden 38.00.
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, FGC 26.34, 2. Veronica Metz, FGC 28.67, 3. Sofia Jandera Chambless, FL 28.86; SOFLO: 13. Jemma Baldwin 29.88, time drop 1.23.

200-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Taylor Schwenk, FL 2:09.33, 2. Neala Klein, FL 2:09.91, 3. Olivia Moore, FL 2:09.92; SOFLO: 9. Lydia Smutny 2:18.27, 12. Amanda Grubbs 2:24.42.

Mixed 200-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. FGC 1:47.43, 2. Florida A (Christopher Chaison, Kira Perry, Guillermo Mantilla, Penelope Lopez-Casula) 1:52.31, 3. Florida B 1:53.98.
11-12, 1. FGC A 1:38.83 (Roger Moscote, Allison Kelly, Brian Hamilton, Aria-Noelle Mindley), 2. Florida A 1:39.36, 3. FGC B 1:41.82.
13-14, 1. Florida Gold Coast 1:32.82, 2. Florida B 1:32.99, 3. Florida A 1:33.06.

BOYS
100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, FGC 1:08.97, 2. Ashton Lind, FL 1:10.21, 3. Porter DeBruin, FL 1:10.83.
11-12, 1. Duy Vuong, FGC 1:00.65, 2. Caleb Stuhlmacher, FL 1:01.75, 3. Beau Barry, FL 1:03.37; SOFLO: 5. Connor Jimenez 1:03.77.

200-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Kingsley Wickstrom, FL 1:57.86, 2. Mathias Esteves de Macedo, FGC 2:00.58, 3. Sebastian Guio, FGC 2:01.03; SOFLO: 5. Jaden Amores 2:02.12, time drop 0.93.

500-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Caleb Stuhlmacher, FL 5:06.54, 2. Liam Schermerhorn, FL 4:14.26, 3. Charlie Russell, FL 5:18.87; SOFLO: 11. Ryan Harries 5:39.78.

100-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Andy Kravchenko, FL 47.27, 2. George Gonzalez, FGC 47.49, 3. Alex Malaj, FL 48.59.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Davin Mathis, FL 35.98, 2. Matthew Shi, FL 37.06, 3. Leon Joos, FL 37.32; SOFLO: 12. Toma Petkov 40.53, time drop 1.92.
11-12, 1. Finn Zubero, FL 30.36, 2. Christian Guettler, FL 30.74, 3. Daniel Varabyou, FGC 31.76; SOFLO: 9. Joseph Blake-Natino 33.86, 14. Ryan Harries 34.99.

200-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, FGC 2:08.69, 2. Louis Joos, FL 2:08.98, 3. Luca Young, FGC 2:09.02.

50-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Ivan Fesenko, FL 30.67, 2. David Mathis, FL 31.07, 3. Micah West, FL 32.28.
11-12, 1. Roger Moscote, FGC 26.34, 2. Duy Vuong, FGC 26.50, 3. Brian Hamilton, FGC 26.69; SOFLO: 17. Joseph Blake-Natino 30.64, time drop 0.11.

200-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Bogdan Zverev, Fl 1:54.07, 2. Michael Gumino, FL 1:57.39, 3. Jaden Amores, FGC 2:00.62; SOFLO: 9. Juan Vallmitjana 2:10.28.

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

SOFLO’s Guillermo Mantilla Continues To Shine In Third Session Of Florida Gold Coast-Florida Swimming All-Star Meet


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, March 27, 2022—Guillermo Mantilla of South Florida Aquatic Club is coming up big at the 2022 Florida Gold Coast vs. Florida All-Star Meet at Indian River State College.

In Saturday afternoon’s third session, Mantilla, 10, won the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 26.98, dropping 0.20 seconds. Mantilla was also second in the 200-yard freestye in 2:11.15.

Mantilla led off the second place 10-and-under 200-yard medley relay that finished in 2:08.95 with FGC teammates Eric Macedo, Luis Felipe Quingatuna and Christopher Chaison.

The 11-12 200-yard medley relay with SOFLO’s Connor Jimenez and Joseph Blake-Natino was also second in 1:56.10 with FGC teammates Felipe Alvarez and Trace Colton.

SOFLO’s Christie Ann Lumsden was a member of FGC’s winning 10-and-under 200-yard medley relay that won in 2:08.85 with FGC teammates Gia Euseppi, Jilliam Henriquez and Penelope Lopez-Casula.

After three sessions, Florida Swimming remains in the lead for all three categories and has already clinched the combined and boys team titles: Combined, 602-447; Boys, 305-196; and Girls, 267-233.

SATURDAY SESSION THREE RESULTS
TEAM TOTALS
: 1. Combined, Florida Swimming 602, FGC 447; Boys, Florida Swimming 305, FGC 196; Girls 267, FGC 233.

GIRLS
200-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Charlotte Driesse, FL 2:07.65, 2. Blakely Hammel, FL 2:07.75, 3. Caitlin Bartle, FL 2:09.10; SOFLO: 17. Elise Dinehart 2:22.35, 22. Amanda Grubbs 2:25.96.

100-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. Izzy Riva, FL 1:04.43, 2. Sarah Stegall, FL 1:04.48, 3. Sofia Krajewski, FL 1:05.70.
10-and-under, 1. Gia Euseppi, FGC 1:09.30, 2. Makayla Hill, FL 1:09.48, 3. Skylar Revere, FL 1:11.29.

50-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Olivia Moore, FL 24.39, 2. Angelina Lista, FL 24.68, 3. Aidyn Reese, FL 24.71; SOFLO: 27. Jen Amores 26.32, 33. Lydia Smutny 27.71, 34. Amelie Bicerne 27.78.
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, FGC 25.34, 2. Aria-Noelle Mindley, FGC 25.51, 3. Veroonica Metz, FGC 25.71; SOFLO: 22. Jemma Baldwin 27.81, time drop 0.26.
10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, FGC 25.91, 2. Kira Perry, FGC 27.67, 3. Jilliam Henriquez, FGC 28.22.

100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Logan Jaffe, FL 57.42, 2. Caitlin Bartle, FL 58.05, 3. Charlotte Driesse, FL 58.48; SOFLO: 22. Jen Amores 1:04.96, time drop 1.19, 24. Amanda Grubbs 1:05.86, 27. Lydia Smutny 1:06.21.
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, FGC 1:00.61, 2. Mia Pistanek, FL 1:02.77, 3. Carly Chin, FGC 1:04.24.
10-and-under, 1. Grace Panna, FL 1:07.90, 2. Isabella Herrera, FL 1:09.47, 3. Makayla Hill, FL 1:12.24.

500-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Olivia Moore, FL 4:59.09, 2. Cher Patrick, FL 4:59.57, 3. Taylor Schwenk, FL 5:02.71; SOFLO: 10. Elise Dinehart 5:27.59.

200-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, FGC 1:56.88, 2. Veronica Metz, FGC 2:01.33, 3. Alejandro Ordonez, FL 2:01.75; SOFLO: 16. Jemma Baldwin 2:12.55, time drop 0.85, 18. Laila Harran 2:13.64.
10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, FG 2:00.12, 2. Gia Euseppi, FGC 2:10.41, 3. Jilliam Henriquez, FGC 2:10.70; SOFLO: 6. Christie Ann Lumsden 2:.18.05, time drop 2.07

200-yard medley relay:
13-14, 1. Florida C 1:46.97, 2. Florida A 1:48.95, 3. Florida B 1:50.41.
11-12, 1. FGC 1:53.70, 2. Florida A 1:55.45, 3. Florida B 1:58.71.
10-and-under, 1. FGC 2:08.85 (Gia Euseppi, Christie Ann Lumsden, Jilliam Henriquez, Penelope Lopez-Casula), 2. Florida A 2:09.85, 3. Florida B 2:12.22.

BOYS
200-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Joey Campagnola, FL 1:53.79, 2. George Gonzalez, FGC 1:54.00, 3. Louis Joos, FL 1:57.24; SOFLO: 14. Jaden Amores 2:06.35, time drop 1.65.

100-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. tie, Finn Zubero, FL 1:00.67 and Duy Vuong, FGC 1:00.67, 3. Christian Guettler, FL 1:00.88; SOFLO: 15. Connor Jimenez 1:06.02, 19. Joseph Blake-Natino 1:07.98, time drop 2.81 20. Ryan Harries 1:08.03, time drop 0.80.
10-and-under, 1. Davin Mathis, FL 1:09.96, 2. Leon Joos, FL 1:10.86, 3. Alden Davis, FL 1:11.60.

50-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Andy Kravchenko, FL 21.21, 2. Walter Kueffer IV 22.06, 3. Cole Conlan, FL 22.26; SOFLO: 19. Juan Vallmitjana 24.77.
11-12, 1. Brian Hamilton, FGC 24.12, 2. Christian Guettler, FL 24.12, 3. Roger Moscote, FGC 24.37; SOFLO: 15. Connor Jimenez 26.43, time drop 0.05, 22. Joseph Blake-Natino 28.61, time drop 0.18.
10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, FGC 26.98, time drop 0.20, 2. Matthew Shi, FL 27.17, 3. Davin Mathis, FL 27.48; SOFLO: 20. Toma Petkov 32.71.

100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Michael Gumino, FL 52.53, 2. Joey Campagnola, FL 52.73, 3. Cole Conlan, FL 52.87; SOFLO: 7. Jaden Amores 54.54, time drop 1.34.
11-12, 1. Roger Moscote, FGC 58.43, 2. Duy Vuong, FGC 58.69, 3. Liam Schermerhorn, FL 1:02.12.
10-and-under, 1. Ivan Fesenko, FL 1:09.25, 2. Max Hrach, FL 1:11.34, 3. Ian Estrada, FGC 1:12.36; SOFLO: 14. Toma Petkov 1:25.79.

500-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, FGC 4:37.43, 2. Dillon Brigman, FL 4:39.90, 3. Kingsley Wickstrom, FL 4:43.92; SOFLO: 6. Juan Vallmitjana 4:51.68.

200-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Caleb Stuhlmacher, FL 1:54.69, 2. Roger Moscote, FGC 1:55.32, 3. Felipe Alvarez, FGC 1:58.42.
10-and-under, 1. Matthew Shi, FL 2:05.27, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, FGC 2:11.15, 3. Porter DeBruin, FL 2:12.46.

200-yard medley relay:
13-14, 1. Florida A 1:37.75, 2. Florida B 1:38.61, 3. FGC A 1:38.93.
11-12, 1. Florida A 1:49.89, 2. FGC B 1:56.10 (Connor Jimenez, Joseph Blake-Natino, Felipe Alvarez, Trace Colton), 3. Florida B 1:56.13.
10-and-under, 1. Florida A 2:07.92, 2. FGC A 2:08.95 (Guillermo Mantilla, Eric Macedo, Luis Felipe Quingatuna, Christopher Chaison), 3. Florida B 2:10.28.

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

SOFLO’s Guillermo Mantilla Wins In Florida Gold Coast-Florida Swimming All-Star Meet Second Session


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, March 26, 2022—Guillermo Mantilla of South Florida Aquatic Club came up big for the Florida Gold Coast All-Stars during the second session of the 2022 Florida Gold Coast vs. Florida All-Star Meet Saturday morning at Indian River State College.

In an exciting race, Mantilla, 10, won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:31.41, just ahead of Florida Gold Coast teammate Eric Macedo in 2:31.55 and Florida Swimming’s Ivan Fesenko in 2:31.79. It was one of the closest races in meet history.

Mantilla also led off the second place 10-and-under 200-yard freestyle relay that finished in 1:54.21 with Macedo, Aiden Goodwin and Christopher Chaison.

Christie Ann Lumsden, 10, was SOFLO’s girls top finisher, placing third in 1:22.93. She was also eighth in the 200 IM in 2:44.23. Teammate Elise Dinehart, 13, was fifth in the 400 IM in 4:54.04.

After two sessions, Florida Swimming remains in the lead for all three categories: Combined, 339-254; Boys, 166-107; and Girls, 143-129.

SATURDAY SESSION TWO RESULTS
TEAM TOTALS
: 1. Combined, Florida Swimming 339, FGC 254; Boys, Florida Swimming 166, FGC 107; Girls 143, FGC 129.
GIRLS
50-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Gia Euseppi, FGC 32.08, 2. Grace Panna, FL 32.31, 3. Julieta Stolk, FG 33.60; SOFLO: 15. Christie Ann Lumsden 37.57, time drop 0.42.
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, FG 28.90, 2. Thaomy Tran, FL 29.63, 3. Ava Wolfe, FG 29.98; SOFLO: 12. Laila Harran 32.05, 18. Jemma Baldwin 33.38.

100-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Taylor Schwenk, FL 57.82, 2. Caitlin Bartie, FL 59.48, 3. Ella Gotham, FL 1:00.02; SOFLO: 20. Jen Amores 1:03.48, 26. Lydia Smutny 1:06.65, 28. Amanda Grubbs 1:07.35, 31. Amelie Bicerne 1:09.10

100-yard freestyle
10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, FGC 56.27, 2. Jilliam Henriquez, FGC 1:00.95, 3. Skylar Revere, FL 1:01.82.
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, FGC 54.89, 2. Alejandra Ordonez, FL 55.21, 3. Veronica Metz, FG 55.89; SOFLO: 23. Laila Harran 1:00.45, 29. Jemma Baldwin 1:02.63.

200-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Olivia Moore, FL 1:53.06, 2. Cher Patrick, FL 1:58.01, 3. Taylor Schwenk, FL 1:58.27; SOFLO: 12. Lydia Smutny 2:02.49, time drop 6.33, 18. Jen Amores 2:03.92, 23. Amanda Grubbs 2:06.19, 24. Amelie Bicerne 2:08.93.

100-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Makayla Hill, FL 1:21.55, 2. Amaya Ballesteros, FL 1:22.14, 3. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 1:22.93.
11-12, 1. Sarah Stegall, FL 1:09.59, 2. Tessa Broedell, FGC 1:11.38, 3. Allison Connors, FGC 1:12.07.
13-14, 1. Riley Leach, FL 1:07.18, 2. Blakely Hammel, FL 1:07.35, 3. Victoria Edgar, FL 1:08.62; SOFLO: 21. Elise Dinehart 1:15.50.

200-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, FGC 2:24.51, 2. Jilliam Henriquez, FGC 2:32.69, 3. Makayla Hill, FL 2:32.96; SOFLO: 8. Christie Ann Lumsden 2:44.23.
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller., FGC 2:16.26, 2. Izzy Riva, FL 2:19.39, 3. Madison Abinuman, FGC 2:22.09.

400-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Riley Leach, FL 4:35.05, 2. Neala Klein, FL 4:38.72, 3. Aubrey Tuthill, FL 4:47.00; SOFLO: 5. Elise Dinehart 4:54.04.

200-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. FGC 1:51.43 (Penelope Lopez-Casula, Jameela Rashad, Jilliam Henriquez, Kira Perry), 2. FS 1:52.77, 3. FS 1:59.55.
11-12, 1. FGC 1:41.92, 2. FS 1:43.22, 3. FGC 1:45.05.
13-14, 1. FS 1:38.35, 2. FS 1:39.49, 3. FS 1:39.73.

BOYS
50-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Davin Mathis, FL 32.70, 2. Porter DeBruin, FL 33.08, 3. Ricky Kaneaster, FL 33.70.
11-12, 1. Duy Vuong, FGC 28.23, 2. Kaden Kiefer, FL 28.92, 3. Connor Jimenez, FGC 29.44, time drop 0.18.

100-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Andy Kravchenko, FL 51.79, 2. Joey Campagnola, FL 52.95, 3. Cole Conlan, FL 54.55; SOFLO: 8. Jaden Amores 56.22, time drop 1.15.

100-yard freestyle
10-and-under, 1. Matthew Shi, FL 57.78, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 1:00.34, 3. Christopher Chaison, FGC 1:00.83.
11-12, 1. Caleb Stuhlmacher, FL 53.05, 2. Roger Moscote, FGC 53.19, 3. Christian Guettler, FL 53.39; SOFLO: 24. Joseph Blake-Natino 1:00.89, time drop 0.82.

200-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Dillon Brigman, FL 1:47.38, 2. Walter Kueffer IV, FL 1:47.92, 3. Alex Malaj, FL 1:48.01; SOFLO: 11. Juan Vallmitjana 1:51.88, time drop 0.88.

100-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Matthew Shi, FL 1:18.04, 2. Leon Joos, FL 1:18.75, 3. Eric Macedo, FG 1:22.58; SOFLO: 6. Toma Petkov 1:27.65, time drop 0.40.
11-12, 1. Christian Guettler, FL 1:07.69, 2. Finn Zubero, FL 1:07.83, 3. Charlie Russell, FL 1:11.23; SOFLO: 5. Joseph Blake-Natino 1:13.36, 10. Ryan Harries 1:15.11.
13-14, 1. Louis Joos, FL 58.56, 2. George Gonzalez, FGC 58.79, 3. Andy Kravchenko, FL 58.81.

200-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 2:31.41, 2. Eric Macedo, FGC 2:31.55, 3. Ivan Fesenko, FL 2:31.79; SOFLO: 12. Toma Petkov 2:46.42, time drop 7.70.
11-12, 1. Duy Vuong, FGC 2:11.74, 2. Becket Menacho, FGC 2:16.63, 3. Charlie Russell, FL 2:17.15; SOFLO: 5. Connor Jimenez 2:17.92, time drop 0.22, 13. Ryan Harries 2:25.61.

400-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, FGC 4:08.38, 2. Louis Joos, FL 4:11.24, 3. David Fishberg, FL 4:18.15; SOFLO: 8. Juan Vallmitjana 4:29.22, 10. Jaden Amores 4:33.02.

200-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. FL 1:51.97, 2. FGC 1:54.21 (Guillermo Mantilla, Eric Macedo, Aiden Goodwin, Christopher Chaison), 3. FL 1:56.30.
11-12, 1. FL 1:37.49, 2. FGC 1:37.65, 3. FL 1:41.18.
13-14, 1. FL 1:26.81, 2. FGC 1:29.56, 3. FL 1:30.31.

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

St. Andrew’s Wins First Combined, Girls Team Titles; Metro Aquatics Wins Boys Title; SOFLO Among Top Three Teams At FGC Junior Olympics


By Sharon Robb
CORAL SPRINGS, March 13, 2022—South Florida Aquatic Club finished among the top three teams in combined, boys and girls after the fourth and final day of the Florida Gold Coast 14-and-Under Junior Olympics Championships Sunday at Coral Springs Aquatic Complex.

St. Andrew’s Aquatics, leaders for most of the meet, won the combined team title with 906 points among the 32-team field for the first time in 16 years. Defending champion Metro Aquatics was runner-up with 784 and South Florida Aquatic Club was third with 671.

St. Andrew’s topped a field of 25 teams to win the girls team title with 531 points followed by Metro Aquatics with 344 and SOFLO with 292.

Metro Aquatics won the boys team title with 440.50 points among 28 teams. SOFLO was second with 379, edging St. Andrew’s wit 375.

SOFLO 11-12 boys were the top age group with 198 points ahead of St. Andrew’s with 168.

SOFLO’s Guillermo Mantilla, 10, was second among high point with 66 points. Teammate Christie Ann Lumsden, 10, was eighth in high point with 37 points.

On the final day, Maximiliano Remmele was second in the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 29.37, dropping 0.38. Mantilla was second in the 200-yard freestyle in a best time 2:09.84 with a time drop of 7.20. Connor Jimenez was third in the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 29.62, dropping 0.73.

SOFLO’s boys 200-yard freestyle relay was second in 1:46.75 with Ethan Hall, Connor Jimenez, Ryan Harries and Maximiliano Remmele.

SOFLO’s boys 200-yard medley relay was also second in 1:58.79 with Maximiliano Remmele, Joseph Blake-Natino, Noah Mejias and Connor Jimenez.

Laila Harran was fourth in the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 30.73, dropping 1.49. Lydia Smutny was fifth in the 200-yard butterfly in a best time 2:13.51, dropping 3.46 seconds.

SOFLO’s 14-year-olds that made their final JO short course appearances were: Jaden Amores, Amelie Bicerne, Genesis Escobar, Katelyn Gembicki, Andres Gonzalez, Mia Guerrero, Derek Hau, Benjamin Kim, Tania Mantilla, Isabella Montes, Abraham Penaloza, Mariana Pinto, Carlos Rincon, Felipe Rodriguez and Sarah Vasquez.

The top six finishers in each JO event qualified for the Florida Gold Coast All-Star team for the March 25-27 All-Stars meet in Fort Pierce.

SUNDAY RESULTS
COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
: 1. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 906, 2. Metro Aquatics 784.50, 3. South Florida Aquatic Club 671. 4. Jupiter Dragons 477.50, 5. Coral Springs 421.50, 6. Wahoos of Wellington 413.50, 7. Midtown Weston 387.50, 8. Gulliver 259, 9. Ransom Everglades 234, 10. Blue Marlins of Hialeah Gardens 227.50.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 531, 2. Metro Aquatics 344, 3. South Florida Aquatic Club 292, 4. Wahoos of Wellington 281.50, 5. Jupiter Dragons 264.50, 6. Coral Springs 248, 7. Midtown Weston 205.50, 8. Swim Fort Lauderdale 189, 9. North Palm Beach 171.50, 10. Eagle Aquatics 162.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. Metro Aquatics 440.50, 2. South Florida Aquatic Club 379, 3. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 375, 4. Jupiter Dragons 213, 5. Blue Marlins of Hialeah Gardens 199.50, 6. Midtown Weston 182, 7. Coral Springs 173.50, 8. Gulliver 173, 9. Ransom Everglades 169, 10. Plantation 152.50.

GIRLS HIGH POINT: 10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 75, 8. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 37; 11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, Jupiter 77; 13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, Metro Aquatics 75.

BOYS HIGH POINT: 10-and-under, 1. Jayden Park, Midtown Weston 73, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 66; 11-12, 1. Duy Vuong, Jupiter 63, 9. Connor Jimenez, SOFLO 37, 12. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 30; 13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, Metro Aquatics 75, 17. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 17.

GIRLS
200-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 2:09.38, 2. Samantha Schoenborn, SAS 2:10.90, 3. Sara Miller, SAS 2:11.86; SOFLO: 13. Elise Dinehart 2:19.38, 17. Sarah Vasquez 2:21.02.

100-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 1:03.95, 2. Roxann Rohrbaugh, SAS 1:06.20, 3. Kimoni Elliott, SFTL 1:06.57; SOFLO: 12. Jemma Baldwin 1:09.38, time drop 0.30, 16. Saree Young 1:11.63.

10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 1:09.70, 2. Addison Scott, SF 1:11.61, 3. Gia Euseppi, NPB 1:11.68.

200-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Gioia Balzano, EA 2:04.28, 2. Samantha Schoenborn, SAS 2:06.26, 3. Carolyn Powell, CSSC 2:08.26; SOFLO: 7. Jenesys Amores 2:16.57, time drop 3.99, 20. Tania Mantilla 2:22.41.

50-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, JDST 28.42, 2. Ava Wolfe, MWA 29.53, 3. Aria-Noelle Mindley, WOW 30.56; SOFLO: 4. Laila Harran 30.73, time drop 1.49, 15. Sofia Gomez 32.75, time drop 0.02.

10-and-under, 1. Gia Euseppi, NPB 32.54, 2. Kira Perry, SUN 33.92, 3. Grace Weeks, CSSC 34.77.

200-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Carolyn Powell, CSSC 1:57.21, 2. Sara Miller, SAS 1:57.45, 3. Rachel Nussbaum, NPB 2:00.78; SOFLO: 6. Amanda Grubbs 2:02.45, 12. Katelyn Gembicki 2:00.29, 13. Tania Mantilla 2:01.23, time drop 0.66, 17. Mariana Pinto 2:03.05, 18. Jenesys Amores 2:03.57, time drop 0.05, 20. Amelie Bicerne 2:05.90.

11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, JDST 1:58.04, 2. Veronica Metz, WOW 1:59.00, 3. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 2:01.62; SOFLO: 9. Rose Seniuk 2:09.58, time drop 3.92, 12. Mackenzie McPherson 2:09.01, time drop 3.17.

10-and-under: 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 2:01.53, 2. Jilliam Henriquz, PST 2:09.50, 3. Thereza Milano, GRSC 2:14.78; SOFLO: 6. Christie Ann Lumsden 2:20.12, time drop 2.91.

200-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 2:04.28, 2. Gioia Balzano, EA 2:05.65, 3. Sahara Idler, MAC 2:10.41; SOFLO: 5. Lydia Smutny 2:13.51, time drop 3.46, 16. Sofia Lugo 2:23.03, 17. Amanda Grubbs 2:25.30.

100-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 1:00.67, 2. Veronica Metz, WOW 1:03.16, 3. Madison Abinuman, WOW 1:04.00; SOFLO: 9. Jianna Amores 1:07.78, time drop 5.96, 12. Mackenzie McPherson 1:08.10, time drop 1.36, 14. Jemma Baldwin 1:08.51, time drop 1.09.

10-and-under, 1. Kira Perry, SUN 1:09.22, 2. Wendy La Pietra, SAS 1:09.24, 3. Jilliam Henriquez, PST 1:10.85.

200-yard freestyle relay:
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 1:39.39, 2. St. Andrew’s 1:39.42, 3. Swim Fort Lauderdale 1:41.76, 4. SOFLO A 1:44.07 (Jenesys Amores, Amanda Grubbs, Elise Dinehart, Katelyn Gembicki), 12. SOFLO B 1:47.76 (Mia Guerrero, Amelie Bicerne, Sarah Vasquez, Sofia Lugo).

11-12, 1. Wahoos of Wellington 1:45.53, 2. Jupiter Dragons 1:45.79, 3. St. Andrew’s 1:47.99; 4. SOFLO A 1:50.69 (Rose Seniuk, Jemma Baldwin, Mackenzie McPherson, Laila Harran), 10. SOFLO B 1:54.87 (Sofia Gomez, Saree Young, Sofia Rodriguez, Jianna Amores).

200-yard medley relay:
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 1:50.29, 2. St. Andrew’s A 1:50.99, 3. St. Andrew’s B 1:56.45, 6. SOFLO A 1:56.68 (Mia Guerrero, Elise Dinehart, Sofia Lugo, Katelyn Gembicki), 12. SOFLO B 2:02.15 (Jenesys Amores, Sarah Vasquez, Lydia Smutny, Amanda Grubbs).

11-12, 1. Wahoos of Wellington 1:59.89, 2. St. Andrew’s 2:00.48, 3. Jupiter Dragons 2:02.48, 4. SOFLO A 2:03.46 (Saree Young, Gianna Martin, Jianna Amores, Laila Harran), 8. SOFLO B 2:10.63 (Sofia Gomez, Mackenzie McPherson, Jemma Baldwin, Rose Seniuk).

BOYS
200-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 1:56.92, 2. Lucas Franchak, CANE 2:00.34, 3. Lucas Young, CANE 2:00.99; SOFLO: 7. Derek Hau 2:02.25, time drop 1.72.

100-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. Duy Vuong, JDST 1:01.44, 2. Jesus Linares, MAC 1:02.50, 3. Becket Menacho, PB 1:03.19; SOFLO: 6. Connor Jimenez 1:04.95, time drop 0.66, 7. Maximiliano Remmele 1:05.85, time drop 2.00, 13. Noah Mejias 1:07.53, time drop 0.92.

10-and-under, 1. Jayden Park, MWA 1:08.70, 2. Eric Macedo, GRSC 1:09.15, 3. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 1:10.25, time drop 5.28.

200-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 1:51.99, 2. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 1:54.09, 3. Mathias Esteves, GRSC 2:00.73; SOFLO: 6. Jaden Amores 2:03.75, time drop 1.25, 17. Tristan Dons 2:10.86, time drop 2.52.

50-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Aaron McQueeney, FAST 29.19, 2. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 29.37, 0.38 time drop, 3. Connor Jimenez, SOFLO 29.62, 0.73 time drop; SOFLO: 16. David Valdiviezo 32.42, time drop 0.24, 19. Martin Petkov 34.18, time drop 0.92.

10-and-under, 1. Jeancarlos Vasquez, CM 33.01, 2. Patrick Levitsky, JDST 33.81, 3. Christopher Chaison, MWA 34.25.

200-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, MAC 1:41.95, 2. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 1:43.01, 3. Kingsley Bailey, SAS 1:48.97; SOFLO: 14. Juan Vallmitjana 1:52.76, time drop 1.43, 18. Felipe Rodriguez 1:54.68, time drop 0.25.

11-12, 1. Roger Moscote, MWA 1:54.46, 2. Felipe Alvarez, PST 1:54.60, 3. Becket Menacho, PB 1:58.36; SOFLO: 15. Maximiliano Remmele 2:07.70, 17. Ethan Hall 2:08.40, time drop 0.83, 19. Eric Ferrer 2:12.98, time drop 0.36, 20. Martin Petkov 2:13.21, time drop 0.57.

10-and-under, 1. Rainier Leyva Riestra, BM 2:09.38, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 2:09.84, time drop 7.20, 3. Luke Reid, SAS 2:09.96.

200-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 1:55.67, 2. Roberto Gossmann, TSA 1:57.25, 3. Alfredo Dominguez, BM 1:57.82; SOFLO: 7. Jaden Amores 2:03.88, 12. Derek Hau 2:07.28, time drop 0.56, 16. Juan Vallmitjana 2:09.97, time drop 5.03.

100-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Roger Moscote, MWA 59.02, 2. Duy Vuong, JDST 59.29, 3. Felipe Alvarez, PST 1:00.58; SOFLO: 7. Noah Mejias 1:02.52, time drop 1.43, 15. David Valdiviezo 1:07.54, time drop 3.91.

10-and-under, 1. Jayden Park, MWA 1:08.73, 2. Ian Estrade, NMST 1:12.64, 3. Eric Macedo, GRSC 1:13.51.

200-yard freestyle relay:
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 1:31.85, 2. Wahoos of Wellington 1:32.25, 3. Ransom Everglades 1:33.31, 8. SOFLO A 1:36.73 (Juan Vallmitjana, Felipe Rodriguez, Jaden Amores, Derek Hau), 14. SOFLO B 1:41.15 (Mason Jimenez, Andres Gonzalez, Abraham Penaloza, Tristan Dons).

11-12, 1. St. Andrew’s 1:43.06, 2. SOFLO A 1:46.75 (Ethan Hall, Connor Jimenez, Ryan Harries, Maximiliano Remmele), 3. Coral Springs 1:47.01, 10. SOFLO B 1:53.69 (Eric Ferrer, David Valdiviezo, Joseph Blake-Natino, Martin Petkov).

200-yard medley relay:
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 1:41.94, 2. Wahoos of Wellington 1:42.04, 3. Gulliver 1:43.93, 6. SOFLO A 1:45.82 (Jaden Amores, Felipe Rodriguez, Derek Hau, Juan Vallmitjana), 10. SOFLO B 1:52.79 (Tristan Dons, Abraham Penaloza, Jose Rincon, Mason Jimenez).

11-12, 1. St. Andrew’s 1:55.80, 2. SOFLO A 1:58.79 (Maximiliano Remmele, Joseph Blake-Natino, Noah Mejias, Connor Jimenez), 3. Coral Springs 2:04.11, 7. SOFLO B 2:08.21 (David Valdiviezo, Ryan Harries, Eric Ferrer, Ethan Hall).

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

SOFLO’s Guillermo Mantilla, Boys’ 11-12 Relay Win Big On Day Three Of FGC Junior Olympics


By Sharon Robb
CORAL SPRINGS, March 12, 2022—Guillermo Mantilla won his third event of the meet and boys’ 11-12 400-yard medley relay won on Day Three of the Florida Gold Coast 14-and-Under Junior Olympics Championships Saturday at Coral Springs Aquatic Complex.

Mantilla, 10, was the only swimmer to dip under a minute in the 100-yard freestyle field winning in a best time 58.96, dropping 2.13 seconds.

It was the first time Mantilla cracked 1 minute in the event. His previous best was 1:01.09. He was second fastest in prelims bettering his previous best in 1:00.48 and then came back to crush it again.

Earlier in the meet, the talented age grouper also won the 100 backstroke (1:08.56) and 200 IM (2:29.92), also best times.

Christie Ann Lumsden, 10, was SOFLO’s top girls finisher placing third in the 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 36.91, dropping 1.78 seconds.

Juan Vallmitjana, 13, was fifth in the 500-yard freestyle in a best time 4:52.71, dropping 13.60 seconds off his previous best.

SOFLO’s boys 11-12 400-yard medley relay won in 4:17.39 with Maximiliano Remmele, Joseph Blake-Natino, Noah Mejias and Ethan Hall ahead of St. Andrew’s in 4:18.76.

South Florida Aquatic Club is third in the combined team standings with 456 behind St. Andrew’s Aquatics with 582.5 points and Metro Aquatics with 513.

South Florida Aquatic Club is third in the girls team standings (201) behind St. Andrew’s Aquatics and is second behind Metro Aquatics (255) in the boys team standings.

SOFLO leads the team rankings for the boys 11-12 with 122 points ahead of St. Andrew’s Aquatics with 109.

SOFLO qualified 59 swimmers for the second consecutive year. Thirty-one boys and 28 girls are competing in 285 individual events and relays.

SOFLO’s 14-year-olds making their final JO short course appearance are Jaden Amores, Amelie Bicerne, Genesis Escobar, Katelyn Gembicki, Andres Gonzalez, Mia Guerrero, Derek Hau, Benjamin Kim, Tania Mantilla, Isabella Montes, Abraham Penaloza, Mariana Pinto, Carlos Rincon, Felipe Rodriguez and Sarah Vasquez.

The meet concludes on Sunday with prelims at 8:30 a.m. and finals at 5:30 p.m.

The top six finishers in each JO event qualify for the Florida Gold Coast All-Star team for the March 25-27 All-Stars meet in Fort Pierce.

SATURDAY RESULTS
COMBINED TEAM TOTALS:
1. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 582.5, 2. Metro Aquatics 513, 3. South Florida Aquatic Club 456, 4. Jupiter Dragons 326.5, 5. Coral Springs 272, 6. Wahoos of Wellington 258.5, 7. Midtown Weston 255, 8. Gulliver 151.5, 9. North Palm Beach 151.5, 10. Blue Marlins of Hialeah Gardens 151.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. St. Andrew’s 333.50, 2. Metro Aquatics 222, 3. SOFLO 201, 4. Jupiter Dragons 197.50, 5. Wahoos of Wellington 185.50.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. Metro Aquatics 291, 2. SOFLO 255, 3. St. Andrew’s 249, 4. Blue Marlins 137, 5. Midtown Weston 130.

GIRLS
100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 55.25, 2.Gioia Balzano, EA 56.03, 3. Sahara Idler, MAC 58.21; SOFLO: 16. Lydia Smutny 1:01.85, time drop, 1.77, 17. Sofia Lugo 1:02.27, time drop 3.12.

50-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 27.61, 2. Veronica Metz, WOW 28.14, 3. Alina Rodriguez, PB 28.45; SOFLO: 16. Jianna Amores 30.15, time drop 1.18.

10-and-under, 1. Kira Perry, SUN 28.91, 2. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 30.26, 3. Thereza Milano, GRSC 30.90.

100-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Gioia Balzano, EA 50.82, 2. Sofia Jorge, MAC 51.87, 3. Alera Hurwitz, SAS 53.71; SOFLO: 13. Katelyn Gembicki 55.41, 14. Elise Dinehart 56.03, time drop, 8.99, 16. Jenesys Amores 56.34, time drop 0.06.

11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, JDST 54.27, 2. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 55.23, 3. Veronica Metz, WOW 55.97; SOFLO: 10. Rose Seniuk 59.39, 13. Mackenzie McPherson 59.59, time drop 1.92, 18. Jemma Baldwin 1:00.29.

10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 57.58, 2. Gia Euseppi, NPB 1:00.56, 3. Thereza Milano, GRSC 1:00.57; SOFLO: 8. Christie Ann Lumsden 1:04.45, time drop 2.83.

200-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Isabel Viera, MAC 2:24.19, 2. Samanatha Schoenborn, SAS 2:27.22, 3. Emma Han, WOW 2:28.78; SOFLO: 9. Elise Dinehart 2:34.49, 16. Ainsley Miller 2:40.62, time drop.

50-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Tessa Broedell, JDST 32.48, 2. Roxann Rohrbaugh, SAS 33.66, 3. Cali Jerebek, NPB 33.87; SOFLO: 20. Gianna Martin 37.65, time drop 0.19.

10-and-under, 1. Camila Correa, MAC 23.80, 2. Addison Scott, SF 35.71, 3. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 36.91, time drop 1.78.

500-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Samantha Schoenborn, SAS 5:10.79, 2. Da’jah German, SFTL 5:15.77, 3. Sara Miller, SAS 5:15.91; SOFLO: 5. Amelie Bicerne 5:19.11, time drop 7.37, 8. Elise Dinehart 5:22.59, time drop 1.34, 10. Jenesys Amores 5:27.81, time drop 12.57.

11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, JDST 5:12.45, 2. Veronica Metz, WOW 5:17.64, 3. Allison Connors, WOW 5:26.47, SOFLO: 9. Mackenzie McPherson 5:39.42, time drop, 5.01, 10. Jemma Baldwin 5:40.80, time drop, 9.09, 12. Sofia Gomez 5:42.89, time drop, 4.40, 21. Saree Young 5:53.26, 28. Sofia Rodriguez 6:06.20.

200-yard medley relay:
10-and-under, 1. North Palm Beach 2:20.72, 2. Coral Springs 2:21.55, 3. St. Andrew’s 2:21.60, 4. SOFLO A 2:23.00 (Joanna Valdiviezo, Christie Ann Lumsden, Sophia Rodriguez, Valentina Remmele).

400-yard medley relay:
13-14, 1. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 3:59.78, 2. Metro Aquatics 4:00.04, 3. Swim Fort Lauderdale 4:14.34, 5. SOFLO A 4:15.82 (Jenesys Amores, Elise Dinehart, Sofia Lugo, Katelyn Gembicki), 9. SOFLO B 4:18.54 (Mia Guerrero, Ainsley Miller, Lydia Smutny, Amanda Grubbs).

11-12, 1. Jupiter Dragons 4:18.54, 2. Wahoos of Wellington 4:21.43, 3. St. Andrew’s 4:28.90, 4. SOFLO B 4:35.32 (Saree Young, Mackenzie McPherson, Jianna Amores, Laila Harran), 10. SOFLO A 4:41.26 (Sofia Gomez, Gianna Martin, Jemma Baldwin, Rose Seniuk).

BOYS
100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 51.99, 2. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 52.74, 3. Roberto Gossman, TSA 53.25; SOFLO: 10. Jaden Amores 55.22, time drop 0.90, 11. Derek Hau 54.75, time drop, 3.42.

50-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Brian Hamilton, CSSC 26.39, 2. Duy Vuong, JDST 26.56, 3. Roger Moscote, MWA 26.66; SOFLO: 9. Noah Mejias 28.21, time drop, 1.30, 12. Connor Jimenez 28.93, time drop, 0.68.

10-and-under, 1. Jayden Park, MWA 30.76, 2. Eric Macedo, GRSC 31.59, 3. Javier Massot, MAC 31.78.

100-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, MAC 47.63, 2. Alfredo Dominguez, BMHG 48.92, 3. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 49.05; SOFLO: 18. Jaden Amores 52.19, time drop 0.74.

11-12, 1. Roger Moscote, MWA 52.54, 2. Brian Hamilton, CSSC 52.95, 3. Aaron McQueeney, FAST 53.06; SOFLO: 16. Ethan Hall 58.25, time drop 0.88, 18. Maximiliano Remmele 58.92, time drop 1.76, 19. Ryan Harries 59.20, time drop 0.83.

10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 58.96, time drop, 2.13, 2. Jayden Park, MWA 1:00.34, 3. Christopher Chaison, MWA 1:00.88.

200-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Lucas Young, CANE 2:08.96, 2. George Gonzalez, MAC 2:09.10, 3. Gabriel Navarro, NMST 2:09.91; SOFLO: 7. Derek Hau 2:15.65, time drop 1.54, 10. Felipe Rodriguez 2:20.66, time drop 3.30.

50-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Jesus Linares, MAC 31.85, 2. Bradley Dipaolo, UN 32.05, 3. Daniel Varabyou, PCS 32.57; SOFLO: 6. Joseph Blake-Natino 33.53, time drop 0.68, 9. Ryan Harries 34.49, 12. Ethan Hall 34.83, time drop, time drop 1.00, 17. Noah Mejias 36.56, time drop 2.11, 18. Martin Petkov 36.60, time drop 1.45.

10-and-under, 1. Jayden Park, MWA 34.43, 2. Eric Macedo, GRSC 36.86, 3. Christopher Chaison, MWA 38.06; SOFLO: 7. Zachary Snigur 41.02. time drop 1.89.

500-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, MAC 4:38.83, 2. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 4:39.66, 3. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 4:46.81; SOFLO: 5. Juan Vallmitjana 4:52.71, time drop 13.60.

11-12, 1. Felipe Alvarez, PST 5:14.29, 2. Becket Menacho, PB 5:19.69, 3. John Albornoz, CSSC 5:20.13; SOFLO: 9. Connor Jimenez 5:30.06, time drop, 6.34, 11. Ryan Harries 5:37.12, 17. Martin Petkov 5:43.44, time drop, 9.59, 20. Eric Ferrer 5:47.43, ime drop 5.68.

200-yard medley relay:
10-and-under, 1. Blue Marlins of Hialeah Gardens 2:18.37, 2. St. Andrew’s 2:18.46, 3. Metro Aquatics 2:19.31, 4. SOFLO A 2:22.84 (Guillermo Mantilla, Toma Petkov, Ethan Phan, Zachary Snigur).

400-yard medley relay:
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 3:40.55, 2. Gulliver 3:44.63, 3. Ransom Everglades 3:47.77, 6. SOFLO A 3:49.57 (Derek Hau, Felipe Rodriguez, Jaden Amores, Juan Vallmitjana).

11-12, 1. SOFLO A 4:17.39 (Maximiliano Remmele, Joseph Blake-Natino, Noah Mejias, Ethan Hall), 2. St. Andrew’s 4:18.76, 3. Jupiter Dragons 4:30.01; 4. SOFLO B 4:35.14 (Martin Petkov, Ryan Harries, Connor Jimenez, Eric Ferrer).

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

Christie Ann Lumsden, Guillermo Mantilla Lead SOFLO On Day Two Of Junior Olympics


By Sharon Robb
CORAL SPRINGS, March 11, 2022—Guillermo Mantilla and Christie Ann Lumsden came up big for South Florida Aquatic Club on Day Two of the Florida Gold Coast 14-and-Under Junior Olympics Championships Friday at Coral Springs Aquatic Complex.

Mantilla, 10, was a double winner. He won the 10-and-under 100-yard backstroke in a best time 1:08.56 with a time drop of 6.29 and 200-yard individual medley in 2:29.92. Mantilla leads the 10-and-under high point standings with 38 points.

Lumsden, 10, won the 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:18.43, dropping 3.26 off her previous best. She was also fourth in the 200 IM in 2:40.68, also a best time with a time drop of 6.83. She also anchored SOFLO’s seventh place 200-yard freestyle relay. She was ninth in the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 29.59 with a time drop 1.18. Lumsden is third among high point scorers with 20 points.

SOFLO’s 13-14 girls 400-yard freestyle relay was third in 3:43.03 with Amanda Grubbs, Jenesys Amores, Elise Dinehart and Katelyn Gembicki.

SOFLO’s 10-and-under boys were fourth in the 200-yard freestyle relay in 2:05.02 with Zachary Snigur, Toma Petkov, Ethan Phan and Mantilla.

SOFLO’s 11-12 400-yard freestyle was fourth in 3:53.97 with Connor Jimenez, Ryan Harries, Ethan Hall and Maximiliano Remmele.

The race for team titles is going to be a close one over the next two days. South Florida Aquatic Club is second in the combined (284) and girls team standings (127) behind St. Andrew’s Aquatics and is tied with St. Andrew’s for the lead in the boys team standings(157).

SOFLO qualified 59 swimmers for the second consecutive year. Thirty-one boys and 28 girls are competing in 285 individual events and relays.

SOFLO’s 14-year-olds making their final JO short course appearance are Jaden Amores, Amelie Bicerne, Genesis Escobar, Katelyn Gembicki, Andres Gonzalez, Mia Guerrero, Derek Hau, Benjamin Kim, Tania Mantilla, Isabella Montes, Abraham Penaloza, Mariana Pinto, Carlos Rincon, Felipe Rodriguez and Sarah Vasquez.

The top six finishers in each JO event qualify for the Florida Gold Coast All-Star team.

FRIDAY RESULTS
COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
: 1. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 329, 2. South Florida Aquatic Club 284, 3. Metro Aquatics 280, 4. Jupiter Dragons 182.50, 5. Wahoos of Wellington 164.50, 6. Coral Springs 151, 7. Midtown Weston 144, 8. North Palm Beach 87, 9. Gulliver 78, 10. Blue Marlins of Hialeah Garden 76.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 172, 2. SOFLO 127, 3. Metro Aquatics 125, 4. Wahoos of Wellington 114.5, 5. Jupiter Dragons 111.5.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. tie, SOFLO, St. Andrew’s Aquatics 157, 3. Metro Aquatics 155, 4. tie, Midtown Weston Aquatics, Jupiter Dragons 71.

GIRLS
100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 1:06.60, 2. Gia Euseppi, NPB 1:07.99, 3. Jilliam Henriques, PST 1:09.59.
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, JDST 1:03.96, 2. Ava Wolfe, MWA 1:03.96, 3. Madison Abinuman, WOW 1:06.13; SOFLO: 7. Sofia Gomez 1:07.15, 12. Laila Harran 1:06.62, time drop 2.70, 16. Rose Seniuk 1:09.22, time drop 2.97.
13-14, 1. Gioia Balzano, EA 56.28, 2. Samantha Schoenborn, SAS 57.52, 3. Allyson Lake, TSA 59.18; SOFLO: 10. Jenesys Amores 1:02.19, 15. Mia Guerrero 1:02.75, 19. Lydia Smutny 1:03.88.

100-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 1:18.43, time drop 3.26, 2. Nikolina Dengerud, WOW 1:23.94, 3. Eva Milevska, MWA 1:24.55; SOFLO: 8. Valentina Remmele 1:34.89.
11-12, 1. Tessa Broedell JDST 1:10.65, 2. Layla Bleakley, NPB 1:11.34, 3. Manuella Lima, CSSC 1:12.09; SOFLO: 17. Gianna Martin 1:19.79.
13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 1:06.31, 2. Elyse Wood, GRSC 1:06.35, 3. Isabel Viera, MAC 1:06.65; SOFLO: 10. Elise Dinehart 1:11.06, time drop 2.52, 19. Ainsley Miller 1:14.31.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Penelope Lopez-Casula, EA 25.62, 2. Kira Perry, SUN 26.42, 3. Thereza Milano, GRSC 27.88; SOFLO: 9. Christie Ann Lumsden 29.59, time drop 1.18.
11-12, 1. Allison Kelly, JDST 25.05, 2. Veronica Metz, WOW 25.19, 3. Ava Wolfe, MWA 25.52; SOFLO: 7. Laila Harran 26.56.
13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 23.72, 2. Gioia Balzano, EA 23.75, 3. Anais Gedeon, SFTL 23.98; SOFLO: 7. Katelyn Gembicki 25.05, 20. Amanda Grubbs 26.17.

200-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Gia Euseppi, NPB 2:32.32, 2. Wendy La Pietra, SAS 2:33.17, 3. Camila Correa, MAC 2:34.73; SOFLO: 4. Christie Ann Lumsden 2:40.68, time drop 6.83.
11-12, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 2:15.84, 2. Manuella Lima, CSSC 2:21.59, 3. Alexandria Cogle, JDST 2:21.87; SOFLO: 8. Mackenzie McPherson 2:26.72, 11. Jemma Baldwin 2:26.57, time drop 1.84, 15. Saree Young 2:31.11.

400-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Samantha Schoenborn, SAS 4:32.86, 2. Isabel Viera 4:38.72, 3. Paola Negrin, MAC 4:41.36; SOFLO: 6. Elise Dinehart 4:45.47, time drop 3.13, 9. Sarah Vasquez 4:49.80, time drop 7.45, 10. Lydia Smutny 4:50.61, time drop 3.39, 16. Amanda Grubbs 4:56.36.

200-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. Sunrise Swimming 2:00.49, 2. St. Andrew’s 2:02.94, 3. Coral Springs 2:03.06, 7. SOFLO 2:07.32 (Valentina Remmele, Sophia Rodriguez, Joanna Valdiviezo, Christie Ann Lumsden).

400-yard freestyle relay:
11-12, 1. Wahoos of Wellington, 3:49.64, 2. Jupiter Dragons 3:49.73, 3. Ransom Everglades 3:57.46, 7. SOFLO 4:02.36 (Laila Harran, Mackenzie McPherson, Sofia Gomez, Jemma Baldwin).
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 3:35.00, 2. St. Andrew’s 3:36.61, 3. SOFLO A 3:43.03 (Amanda Grubbs, Jenesys Amores, Elise Dinehart, Katelyn Gembicki), 9. SOFLO B 3:52.17 (Mia Guerrero, Amelia Bicerne, Sarah Vasquez, Lydia Smutny).

BOYS
100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 1:08.56, time drop 6.29, 2. Jeancarlos Vasquez, CM 1:09.40, 3. Luke Reid, SAS 1:11.06.
11-12, 1. Duy Vuong, JDST 1:00.68, 2. Aaron McQueeney, FAST 1:01.87, 3. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 1:02.39, time drop 0.31; SOFLO: 4. Connor Jimenez 1:02.43, time drop 1.64, 13. Ethan Hall 1:07.60, time drop 0.98, 17. Noah Mejias 1:08.31, time drop 1.24, 20. David Valdiviezo 1:10.07.
13-14, 1. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 51.61, 2. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 53.29, 3. Lucas Young, CANE 54.61; SOFLO: 4. Jaden Amores 55.37, time drop 2.05, 11. Derek Hau 55.10, time drop 3.36.

100-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Jayden Park, MWA 1:13.63, 2. Eric Macedo, GRSC 1:20.71, 3. Luke Reid, SAS 1:21.70; SOFLO: 8. Toma Petkov 1:28.05, time drop 2.92.
11-12, 1. Bradley Dipaolo, UN 1:09.32, 2. Jesus Linares, MAC 1:09.57, 3. Brandon Park, MWA 1:11.27; SOFLO: 6. Joseph Blake-Natino 1:12.70, time drop 3.34, 13. Martin Petkov 1:16.69, time drop 4.89, 15. Noah Mejias 1:17.04, time drop 1.85.
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, MAC 58.08, 2. Lucas Young, CANE 59.71, 3. Lucas Franchak, CANE 59.94; SOFLO: 5. Derek Hau 1:00.77, time drop 2.25, 12. Felipe Rodriguez 1:04.16.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Christopher Chaison, MWA 26.86, 2. Jayden Park, MWA 27.15, 3. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 27.24.
11-12, 1. Brian Hamilton, CSSC 23.49, 2. Roger Moscote, MWA 23.99, 3. Aaron McQueeney, FAST 24.28; SOFLO: 10. Ethan Hall 26.64.
13-14, 1. George Gonzalez, MAC 21.65, 2. Miles Green, TSA 21.88, 3. Alfredo Dominguez, BMHG 22.01.

200-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 2:29.92, 2. Rainier Leyva Riestra, BMHG 2:31.11, 3. Luke Reid, SAS 2:32.69.

11-12, 1. Becket Menacho, PB 2:14.35, 2. Caleb Caponera, SAS 2:15.65, 3. Frank Vincze, SF 2:15.96; SOFLO: 4. Connor Jimenez 2:18.14, time drop 1.05, 7. Maximiliano Remmele 2:19.62, 11. Ryan Harries 2:22.66, time drop 5.46, 13. Ethan Hall 2:24.63, 18. David Valdiviezo 2:30.55.

400-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Anthony Pineiro, MAC 4:08.21, 2. Sebastian Guio, HAT 4:16.57, 3. Gabriel Navarro, NMST 4:17.87.

200-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. Blue Marlins 1:58.64, 2. St. Andrew’s 2:00.25, 3. Metro Aquatics 2:00.99, 4. SOFLO A 2:05.02 (Zachary Snigur, Toma Petkov, Ethan Phan, Guillermo Mantilla).

400-yard freestyle relay:
11-12, 1. St. Andrew’s 3:51.37, 2. Coral Springs 3:51.94, 3. Jupiter 3:53.79, 4. SOFLO A 3:53.97 (Connor Jimenez, Ryan Harries, Ethan Hall, Maximiliano Remmele), 10. SOFLO B 4:07.79 (Joseph Blake-Natino, Noah Mejias, Martin Petkov, Eric Ferrer).
13-14, 1. Metro Aquatics 3:16.37, 2. Ransom Everglades 3:19.41, 3. Wahoos of Wellington 3:19.42, 7. SOFLO A 3:27.58 (Jaden Amores, Carlos Rincon, Felipe Rodriguez, Derek Hau), 12. SOFLO B 3:34.60 (Tristan Dons, Mason Jimenez, Andres Gonzalez, Juan Vallmitjana).

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

SOFLO’s Juan Vallmitjana Wins Four Events; SOFLO Sitting Pretty Headed Into Final Day Of TYR SOFLO Open


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, January 22, 2022–South Florida Aquatic Club, buoyed by depth and talent, heads into the final day of action brimming with confidence in the TYR South Florida Aquatic Club Open.

After two sessions on Saturday, SOFLO remains in the lead in the women’s team standings with 1,025.5 points and men’s team standings with 1,035 points. SOFLO leads combined with a new record 2,060.50 points.

The last TYR SOFLO Open was held in 2020 when SOFLO swept the combined team title with a record 1,888 points; men’s title with 900.5; and women’s title with 987.5 points with 128 swimmers.

SOFLO young swimmers continued to steamroll through the third and final session of the day.

SOFLO boys won the 200-yard medley relay in 1:58.87 with Maximiliano Remmele, Ryan Harries, Connor Jimenez and Juan Vallmitjana.

Among SOFLO’s individual event winners were:

Christie Ann Lumsden, 9, 50-yard breaststroke 38.69, time drop 1.51.

Juan Vallmitjana, 12, 200-yard breaststroke, 2:32.82, time drop 4.06; 50-yard breaststroke 32.19, time drop 1.56; and 500-yard freestyle 5:06.58.

Maximiliano Remmele, 12, 100-yard backstroke 1:02.70, time drop 1.04.

Guillermo Mantilla, 10, 100-yard butterfly, 1:13.49, time drop 9.33.

Among the more impressive time drops were: Valentina Remmele, 50-yard breaststroke, 4.44; Sofia Rodriguez, 100-yard butterfly, 7.13; Rose Seniuk, 500-yard freestyle, 12.57; Sofia Rodriguez, 500-yard freestyle, 15.19; Juan Vallmitjana, 200-yard breaststroke, 4.06; Guillermo Mantilla, 100-yard butterfly 9.33; Lance Bergeron-Menard, 100-yard butterfly, 8.89; Guillermo Mantilla, 500-yard freestyle, 15.98; Noah Mejias, 500-yard freestyle, 39.38; Atharv Agashe, 500-yard freestyle, 15.62.

SOFLO and Comets Swim Team Booster Club is hosting a field of 420 swimmers during the three-day meet at Academic Village Pool.

The meet concludes Sunday with two sessions at 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. It is the first SOFLO meet of the 2022 Florida Gold Coast season.

SOFLO has the largest club with 179 swimmers (98 boys and 81 girls) in 1,244 individual events and eight relays with 59 relay teams.

Several Florida Gold Coast teams are entered including Metro Aquatics, SwimFast, Coral Springs Swim Club, Tsunami Swim, Ransom Everglades, Cyclones Swim Team, Hialeah Storm, Boca Raton Swim Team, Olympus, Hialeah and Hallandale-based Bravo Swim Team.

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the following protocols are in effect in and around the facility. All people, excluding athletes actively participating in competition, warmup, and warm-down activities in the pool must wear a mask or face covering.

Spectators will only be permitted within a designated area, entering, and exiting through a single gate on the west end of the pool deck, and are encouraged to socially distance.

Admission is $5 per session. Heat sheets are available for free online at http://www.soflomeets.info/ or on Meet Mobile. For questions, call the Swim Office at 954-538-3721.

SOFLO sponsor TYR is a USA manufacturer of recreational and competitive swimwear, caps, goggles, triathlon gear and accessories and one of the nation’s top companies. TYR, created by athletes, is named for the Norse god of warriors in Germanic mythology.

SESSION THREE RESULTS
GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. SOFLO 1025.5, 2. Ransom Everglades 344.5, 3. Metro Aquatics 165.5, 4. Boca Raton Swim Team 116, 5. SwimFast 62, 6. Tsunami 53.5, 7. Cyclones 51, 8. Olympus 36, 9. Hialeah 17, 10. Coral Springs Swim Club 10.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. SOFLO 1,035, 2. Ransom Everglades 370, 3. Metro Aquatics 195, 4. Olympus 54, 5. Hialeah 50.5, 6. tie, Boca Raton Swim Team, Swim Fast 38, 8. Tsunami 22, 9. Cyclones 6.

GIRLS
200-yard medley relay:

  1. Ransom Everglades A 2:06.13, 2. SOFLO A 2:09.62, 3. Ransom Everglades B 2:09.73, 4. SOFLO B 2:10.21, 5. SOFLO C 2:21.35.

200-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Addison Scott, SF 2:52.64.
11-12, 1. Lauren Meyer, BR 2:57.99, 2. Tabatha Oliveira, SOFLO 3:07.05, 3. Emma Montalvo, RANS 3:12.19.

100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Addison Scott, SF 1:15.14, 2. Ivana Morales-Mesia, MAC 1:15.32, 3. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 1:21.32, time drop 1.64; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Joanna Valdiviezo 1:22.04, time drop 0.13, 7. Sofia Rufeev 1:30.29, 8. Valentina Remmele 1:30.61.
11-12, 1. Katya Linfield, RANS 1:09.16, 2. Saree Young, SOFLO 1:09.22, 3. Laila Harran, SOFLO 1:09.90; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Mackenzie McPherson 1:10.51, time drop 0.05, 5. Sofia Gomez 1:10.70, 7. Jemma Baldwin 1:12.06, 8. Rose Seniuk 1:12.19.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 38.69, time drop 1.51, 2. Camila Correa, MAC 39.30, 3. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 43.91, time drop 4.44.; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Amber Connor 46.69, time drop 2.80, 6. Joanna Valdiviezo 48.54, 9. Carolina Carrera 49.36.
11-12, 1. Emma Larralde, RANS 36.58, 2. Alejandra Perez, MAC 36.79, 3. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 38.86, time drop 2.96; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Olivia Wilson 39.42, 9. Jemma Baldwin 40.04.

100-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Camila Correa, MAC 1:16.70, 2. Addison Scott, SF 1:19.99, 3. Luna Varela, MAC 1:34.17.
11-12, 1. 1. Lauren Meyer, BR 1:09.18, 2. Mackenzie McPherson, SOFLO 1:09.46, time drop 0.56, 3. Alma Cancio Jorge, MAC 1:1.00; SOFLO: 6. Rose Seniuk 1:12.85, time drop 3.69, 7. Sofia Rodriguez 1:12.85, time drop 7.13, 8. Jianna Amores 1:13.97, time drop 1.46, 9. Sofia Gomez 1:14.23, time drop 3.05.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Camila Correa, MAC 30.70, 2. Addison Scott, SF 30.74, 3. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 30.88; SOFLO TOP 10: 6. Joanna Valdiviezo 33.66, time drop 1.27, 8. Valentina Remmele 34.80, time drop 1.52, 9. Sofia Rufeev 35.00, time drop 2.36.
11-12, 1. Athena Dyer, RANS 28.13, 2. Rose Seniuk, SOFLO 28.70, time drop 0.47, 3. Mackenzie McPherson, SOFLO 28.76; SOFLO: 4. Laila Harran 28.78, time drop 1.67, 8. Saree Young 29.59, 9. Olivia Wilson 29.74, time drop 0.69.

500-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Ivana Morales-Mesia, MAC 6:16.51.
11-12, 1. Katya Linfield, RANS 5:42.69, 2. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 5:47.29, time drop 2.71, 3. Carlotta Montesino, RANS 5:51.03; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Rose Seniuk 6:07.15, time drop 12.57, 6. Sofia Rodriguez 6:09.31, time drop 15.19, 7. Jianna Amores 6:16.06, 31.13, 9. Saree Young 6:18.21.

BOYS
200-yard medley relay:
12-and-under, 1. SOFLO A 1:58.87 (Maximiliano Remmele, Ryan Harries, Connor Jimenez, Juan Vallmitjana), 2. Ransom Everglades 2:05.13, 3. SOFLO C 2:16.24, 4. SOFLO B 2:21.22, 5. SOFLO D 2:21.34.

200-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Roy Alvarez, MAC 3:27.34.
11-12, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 2:32.82, time drop 4.06, 2. Joshua Menezes, SOFLO 2:34.49, time drop 2.53, 3. Martin Petkov, SOFLO 2:47.16, time drop 0.77; SOFLO TOP 10: 7. Vedant Pant 3:07.57, 8. Dmitri Berezin 3:11.54.

100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Lev Tarasov, UN 1:07.86, 2. Lance Bergeron-Menard, SOFLO 1:13.05, time drop 2.93, 3. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 1:14.85, time drop 1.09; SOFLO TOP 10: 6. Tommy Ptkov 1:21.83, 7. David Gonzalez 1:25.53, time drop 1.27, 9. Matthew Ortiz 1:29.04.
11-12, 1. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 1:02.70, time drop 1.04, 2. Connor Jimenez, SOFLO 1:04.66, 3. Adrian Rendon, UN 1:05.05; SOFLO: 5. Joshua Menezes 1:07.97, time drop 0.65, 7. Noah Mejias 1:09.55, time drop 1.56, 8. Martin Petkov 1:10.09, time drop 3.39, 9. David Valdiviezo 1:10.89, time drop 0.65, 10. Eric Ferrer 1:14.04, time drop 2.40.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Lester Perez, MAC 39.17, 2. Ethan Phan, SOFLO 42.38, time drop 1.85, 3. Rafael Cancio Jorge, MAC 42.45; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Tommy Petkov 43.00, 7. Leonardo Zuluaga 46.52, time drop 1.78.
11-12, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 32.19, time drop 1.56, 2. Jesus Linares, MAC 32.23, 3. Nicolas Kokidko, MAC 33.91; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Joshua Menezes 34.49, time drop 0.39, 5. Connor Jimenez 34.72, 9. Martin Petkov 38.36.

100-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 1:13.49, time drop 9.33, 2. Lance Bergeron-Menard, SOFLO 1:15.14, time drop 8.89, 3. Liam Lewis, BR 1:17.25; SOFLO: 6. Ethan Phan 1:23.91, 7. Matthew Ortiz 1:25.32, time drop 2.49, 8. Tommy Petkov 1:27.33.
11-12, 1. Nicolas Kokidko, MAC 1:00.56, 2. Bruno Sinchi, RANS 1:01.11, 3. Noah Mejias, SOFLO 1:03.95, time drop 1.11; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Adrian Rendon 1:03.99, time drop 0.49, 5. Joshua Menezes 1:07.40, time drop 0.42, 6. David Valdiviezo 1:11.45, 10. Daniel Chaussky 1:18.14, time drop 0.11.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Lester Perez, MAC 29.60, 2. Lance Bergeron-Menard, SOFLO 29.84, 3. Javier Massot, MAC 31.67; SOFLO TOP 10: 7. Tommy Petkov 33.29.
11-12, 1. Nicolas Kokidko, MAC 24.67, 2. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 24.87, 3. Jesus Linares, MAC 26.12; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Connor Jimenez 27.11, 6. Maximiliano Remmele 27.39, time drop 0.53, 9. Martin Petkov 28.65, 10. Noah Mejias 29.05, time drop 2.35.

500-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Lev Tarasov, UN 5:42.57, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 6:08.43, time drop 15.98, 3. David Gonzalez, SOFLO 6:37.75.
11-12, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 5:06.58; 2. Bruno Sinchi, RANS 5:43.42, 3. Matthias Orlandini, RANS 5:44.04; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Noah Mejias 5:51.55, time drop 39.38, 6. David Valdiviezo 5:54.42, time drop 2.40, 8. Atharv Agashe 6:25.88, time drop 15.62.

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

SOFLO’s Olivia Dinehart Double Winner; SOFLO Leads After Day One Of TYR SOFLO Open


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, January 21, 2022–South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers won six individual events Friday on opening night of the TYR South Florida Aquatic Club Open.

Olivia Dinehart, 17, was a double winner. She won the 100-yard individual medley in 59.75 and 400-yard individual medley in 4:35.13.

Other SOFLO winners were:

Christie Ann Lumsden, 9, won the 200-yard freestyle in a best time 2:23.03 with a time drop of 2.13. She has six events left to swim.

Mackenzie McPherson, 12, won the 200-yard individual medley in a best time 2:30.25 with a time drop of 3.58. She was also fourth in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:14.04.

Javier Colmenares, 15, won the 100-yard individual medley in 54.97.

Juan Vallmitjana, 12, won the 200-yard individual medley in a best time 2:12.93 with a time drop of 3.28.

Other top three finishers were:

Sofia Gomez, second, 200-yard freestyle 2:11.59.

Mallory Schleicher, second, 100-yard individual medley 1:01.02.

Joanna Valdiviezo, second, 200-yard individual medley, 3:03.38, time drop 19.43.

Amelie Bicerne, second, 400-yard individual medley, 5:02.01, time drop 9.67.

Jenesys Amores, third, 400-yard individual medley, 5:11.66, time drop 3.13.

Nat Gembicki, second, 400-yard individual medley, 4:43.12

Sophia Grubbs, third, 400-yard individual medley, 4:51.45.

Guillermo Mantilla, second, 200-yard freestyle, 2:17.04, time drop 4.96.

Joshua Menezes, third, 200-yard freestyle, 2:04.97, time drop 8.00.

Jaden Amores, second, 100-yard individual medley, 58.89.

Manuel Melendez, second, 100-yard individual medley, 55.12, time drop 1.08.

Guillermo Mantilla, second, 200-yard individual medley, 2:39.30, time drop 2.53.

Lance Bergeron-Menard, third, 200-yard individual medley 2:42.74.

Jaden Amores, second, 400-yard individual medley, 4:28.24.

Nicholas Sachade, third, 400-yard individual medley, 4:25.39.

South Florida Aquatic Club took an early lead among the eight-team field on opening day. The boys’ team leads with 206 points, doubling second-place team Ransom Everglades Aquatic Club with 103.

SOFLO leads the girls competition with 200.5 points. Ransom Everglades is second with 93.

SOFLO and Comets Swim Team Booster Club is hosting a field of 420 swimmers and eight teams during the three-day meet at Academic Village Pool.

The meet continues Saturday with two sessions at 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. and Sunday at 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

It is the first SOFLO meet of the 2022 Florida Gold Coast season.

The last TYR SOFLO Open was held in 2020 when SOFLO swept the combined team title with a record 1,888 points; men’s title with 900.5; and women’s title with 987.5 points with 128 swimmers.

SOFLO has the largest club with 179 swimmers (98 boys and 81 girls) in 1,244 individual events and eight relays with 59 relay teams.

Several Florida Gold Coast teams are entered including Metro Aquatics, SwimFast, Coral Springs Swim Club, Tsunami Swim, Ransom Everglades, Cyclones Swim Team, Hialeah Storm, Boca Raton Swim Team, Olympus, Hialeah and Hallandale-based Bravo Swim Team.

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the following protocols are in effect in and around the facility. All people, excluding athletes actively participating in competition, warmup, and warm-down activities in the pool must wear a mask or face covering.

Spectators will only be permitted within a designated area, entering, and exiting through a single gate on the west end of the pool deck, and are encouraged to socially distance.

Admission is $5 per session. Heat sheets are available for free online at http://www.soflomeets.info/ or on Meet Mobile. For questions, call the Swim Office at 954-538-3721.

SOFLO sponsor TYR is a USA manufacturer of recreational and competitive swimwear, caps, goggles, triathlon gear and accessories and one of the nation’s top companies. TYR, created by athletes, is named for the Norse god of warriors in Germanic mythology.

FRIDAY RESULTS
GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. South Florida Aquatic Club 200.5, 2. Ransom Everglades 93, 3. Metro Aquatics 27.5, 4. SwimFast 19, 5. tie, Tsunami Swim Team 16, Cyclones Swim Team 16, 7. tie, Olympus 6, Hialeah 6.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. South Florida Aquatic Club 206, 2. Ransom Everglades 103, 3. Metro Aquatics 43, 4. Olympus 11, 5. Hialeah 7, 6. SwimFast 6, 7. Cyclones 2, 8. Tsunami 1.

GIRLS
200-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 2:23.03, time drop 2.13, 2. Ivana Morals-Mesia, MAC 2:23.25, 3. Addison Scott, SF 2:25.79.
11-12, 1. Katya Linfield, RANS 2:09.97, 2. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 2:11.59, 3. Carlotta Montesino, RAN 2:13.02; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Mackenzie McPherson 2:14.04, 6. Jemma Baldwin 2:15.06, 8. Sofia Rodriguez 2:16.08, time drop 0.50, 9. Rose Seniuk 2:16.10, time drop 0.42.

100-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Mariana Bolivar, TSU 1:05.64, 2. Sophia Linfield, RANS 1:06.14, 3. Carley Kaplan, CC 1:06.15; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Elise Dinehart 1:06.59, 5. Katelyn Gembicki 1:07.15, 7. Sarah Vasquez 1:08.66, 8. Jenesys Amores 1:08.69, time drop 1.83, 9. Anjana Andapally 1:09.45, 10. Ainsley Miller 1:09.52, time drop 1.11.
15-and-over, 1. Olivia Dinehart, SOFLO 59.75, 2. Mallory Schleicher, SOFLO 1:01.02, 3. Kate Kaplan, CC 1:02.06; SOFLO: 4. Ana Villamil 1:02.32, 6. Nat Gembicki 1:02.75, 7. Sophia Grubbs 1:03.82, 8. Sara Quintero 1:04.37, 9. Dahlia Hirsh 1:06.27, 10. Izzy Wilson 1:07.96, time drop 0.19.

200-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Addison Scott, SF 2:40.66, 2. Joanna Valdiviezo, SOFLO 3:03.38, time drop 19.43.
11-12, 1. Mackenzie McPherson, SOFLO 2:30.25, time drop 3.58, 2. Alicia Salazar, MAC 2:31.74, 3. Katya Linfield, RANS 2:32.01; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Rose Seniuk 2:35.66, 8. Sofia Gomez 2:36.63, time drop 0.95, 10. Jianna Amores 2:42.23, time drop 8.17.

400-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Sophia Linfield, RANS 4:55.91, 2. Amelie Bicerne, SOFLO 5:02.01, time drop 9.67, 3. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 5:11.66, time drop 3.13; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Ainsley Miller 5:29.10.
15-and-over, 1. Olivia Dinehart, SOFLO 4:35.13, 2. Nat Gembicki, SOFLO 4:43.12, 3. Sophia Grubbs, SOFLO 4:51.45; SOFLO: 4. Izzy Wilson 4:54.04, 5. Gabriela Avila 5:12.10, time drop 2.77, 6. Cali Harries 5:24.30, time drop 2.58.

BOYS
200-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Lev Tarasov, UN 2:10.62, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 2:17.04, time drop 4.96, 3. Luke Kotz-Agramonte, RANS 2:25.25; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Tommy Petkov 2:36.05, 7. Matthew Ortiz 2:39.31, time drop 28.10, 8. Ethan Phan 2:41.73, time drop 3.57.
11-12, 1. Jesus Linares, MAC 2:01.33, 2. Bruno Sinchi, RANS 2:03.87, 3. Joshua Menezes, SOFLO 2:04.97, time drop 8.00; SOFLO: 4. Connor Jimenez 2:06.70, time drop 8.61, 5. Maximiliano Remmele 2:07.25, time drop 4.26, 9. Eric Ferrer 2:12.50, time drop 1.47, 10. Martin Petkov 2:13.12, time drop 3.39.

100-yard individual medley:
13-14: 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 58.52, 2. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 58.89, 3. Gabriel Martine Martinez Cabrera, RANS 1:02.47; SOFLO: 5. Felipe Rodriguez 1:02.92, 7. Leo Shee 1:04.39, time drop 2.40, 8. Tristan Dons 1:04.85, time drop 1.20, 9. Mason Jimenez 1:04.88, time drop 2.66, 10. Abraham Penaloza 1:05.07, time drop 3.19.
15-and-over: 1. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 54.97, 2. Manuel Melendez, SOFLO 55.12, time drop 1.08, 3. Pablo Lopez Franco, RANS 56.70; SOFLO TOP 10: 7. Enrique Rodriguez 57.56, time drop 4.13, 9. Adrian Hernandez 58.07, time drop 0.71, 10. Alejandro Mateus 58.15.

200-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Lev Tarasov, UN 2:29.24, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 2:39.30, time drop 2.53, 3. Lance Bergeron-Menard, SOFLO 2:42.74, SOFLO TOP 10: 6. Ethan Phan, SOFLO 2:56.89; 8. Matthew Ortiz 3:07.19, time drop 12.89.
11-12, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 2:12.93, time drop 3.28, 2. Nicolas Kokodko, MAC 2:16.06, 3. Adrian Rendon, UN 2:20.26; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Joshua Menezes 2:20.32, time drop 1.21, 5. Maximiliano Remmele 2:21.05, time drop 2.95, 6. Ethan Hall 2:23.96, time drop 20.64, 7. Noah Mejias 2:27.51, time drop 0.38, 8. Martin Petkov 2:28.73, time drop 2.89.

400-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 4:24.94, 2. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 4:28.24, 3. Nohan Gomez, RANS 4:40.65; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Felipe Rodriguez 4:56.23, 6. Tristan Dons 5:00.63.
15-and-over, 1. Nikita Efimov, OSC 4:06.36, 2. Dylan Ferguson, UN 4:20.68, 3. Nicolas Sachade, SOFLO 4:25.39; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Austin Nelson 4:26.70, time drop 19.03, 5. Adrian Hernandez 4:27.41, 8. Alexander Miller 4:30.46, time drop 3.88, 9. Ivan Grass 4:34.01, time drop 2.22, 10. Christian Tijero 4:37.06, time drop 4.47.

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

Christie Ann Lumsden, William Kleineck Lead SOFLO At SOFLO Holiday Classic


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, November 20, 2021–South Florida Aquatic Club’s young up-and-coming swimmers got in some good racing while having fun Saturday at the SOFLO Holiday Classic at windswept Academic Village Pool.

Christie Ann Lumsden, 9, and William Kleineck, 7, were SOFLO’s top finishers.

Lumsden won the 10-and-under 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 40.20, dropping 1.17. She was second in the 50-yard backstroke in 39.36 and third in the 50-yard butterfly in 38.55. She was also a member of the runner-up 100-yard freestyle relay that finished in 1:05.77.

Lumsden also had best times in the 50-yard freestyle in 30.77 with a time drop of 2.16; 200-yard individual medley in 2:47.51, with a 1.39 time drop; and 100-yard freestyle in 1:07.28 with a 3.62 time drop.

Kleineck was second in the 8-and-under 25-yard freestyle in a best time 20.09, dropping 3.18 seconds. He was second in the 25-yard backstroke in 22.86, also a best time 22.86 with a time drop of 3.38.

Kleineck also posted a best time in the 25-yard butterfly in 24.85 with a time drop of 2.99 for a fifth place. He was also seventh in the 25-yard breaststroke in 30.73.

Another top finisher was 6-year-old Ellie Phan: third in 25-yard breaststroke in 26.48; third in 25-yard backstroke in 23.73 and fourth in 25-yard butterfly in 22.58.

Ethan Phan, 9, was third in the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:24.87, dropping 3.23 seconds.

Toma Petkov, 9, was third in the 50-yard breaststroke in 45.74.

In a perfect end to the fun meet, SOFLO’s B relay knocked off SOFLO’s A relay, 1:05.58-1:05.77, in the 10-and-under 100-yard freestyle relay.

MIXED RESULTS
25-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. Dario Corrieri, PST 19.42; SOFLO: 2. William Kleineck 20.09, time drop 3.18, 6. Stefania Botteri 21.34, time drop 2.38, 7. Dylan Jung 21.40, time drop 0.10, 9. Santiago Zuluaga 21.80.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Aiden Goodwin, PST 31.82; SOFLO; 5. Jake Rezende 34.47, 6. Ale Suarez Cabrera 34.51, 7. Sofia Rodriguez 34.79, time drop 3.46, 8. Ethan Phan 35.50, time drop 0.78, 9. Amber Connor 35.56, time drop 3.91, 10. Michael Barber 35.84.

25-yard butterfly:
8-and-under, 1. Paloma Altieri, HAT 19.66; SOFLO: 4. Ellie Phan 22.58, 5. William Kleineck 24.85, time drop 2.99, 7. Savanna Zuluaga 26.50, time drop 1.75, 8. Santiago Zuluaga 28.41, time drop 1.69.

50-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Aiden Goodwin, PST 37.33; SOFLO: 3. Christie Ann Lumsden 38.55, 5. Toma Petkov 38.94, 6. Ethan Phan 39.33, time drop 0.69, 8. Rafael Naranjo 40.23, time drop 2.80, 10. Sofia Duranti 41.90, time drop 9.41.

25-yard backstroke:
8-and-under, 1. Paloma Altieri, HAT 22.42; SOFLO: 2. William Kleineck, 22.86, time drop 3.38, 3. Ellie Phan 23.73, 6. Savanna Alonso 25.63, time drop 0.84, 7. Santiago Zuluaga 25.73, 8. Dylan Jung 26.61.

50-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Miri Levy, MJST 38.61; SOFLO: 2. Christie Ann Lumsden 39.36, 4. Jake Rezende 41.07, 6. Ethan Phan 42.27, 7. Toma Petkov 42.58, time drop 1.10, 9. Sofia Rodriguez 42.83, time drop 0.19, 10. Valentina Remmele 43.03.

25-yard breaststroke:
8-and-under, 1. Paloma Altieri, HAT 25.57; SOFLO: 3. Ellie Phan 26.48, 5. Savanna Alonso 29.26, 7. William Kleineck 30.73, 8. Dylan Jung 30.90, time drop 3.09, 10. Anna Guerrero 34.37, 1.22.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Christie Ann Lumsden, SOFLO 40.20, time drop 1.17; SOFLO: 3. Toma Petkov 45.74, 4. Ale Suarez Cabrera 45.79, 5. Ethan Phan 45.96, 8. Sofia Duranti 48.39, 9. Michael Barber 49.32, time drop 0.48, 10. Leonardo Zuluaga 49.40.

100-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Aiden Goodwin, PST 1:22.57; SOFLO: 3. Ethan Phan 1:24.87, time drop 3.23, 4. Toma Petkov 1:25.12, time drop 1.03, 6. Ale Suarez Cabrera 1:29.11, 8. Rafael Naranjo 1:3.88, time drop 3.26, 9. Michael Barber 1:34.13, time drop 2.85, 10. Gabriel Ferrer 1:34.75, time drop 3.13.

100-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. SOFLO B 1:05.58, 2. SOFLO A 1:05.77, 3. SOFLO D 1:08.60.

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