Valentina Remmele, Dalyah Bouti, Gabriela Ekht Lead SOFLO At Holiday Classic


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, November 19, 2022—South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers got in some great racing Saturday at the Holiday Classic at Academic Village Pool.

Valentina Remmele, 10, was a triple winner. She won the 10-and-under 50-yard freestyle in 30.34, dropping 0.58; 50-yard backstroke in 36.81, dropping 0.57; and 100-yard individual medley in 1:19.02, dropping 0.89. Remmele competed in six events and had four best times.

Dalyah Bouti, 8, competed in six events and had four best times. Bouti won the 8-and-under 25-yard backstroke in 21.62, dropping 1.39.

Gabriela Ekht, 10, competed in nine events and had seven time drops including 6.43 seconds in the 100-yard breaststroke. She won the 10-and-under 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 43.60 dropping 1.38. She also dropped 4.86 seconds in the 100 IM.

Mikey Barber, 10, was SOFLO’s top boys finisher. He competed in seven events and had three best times. He was second in the 10-and-under 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 44.10, dropping 0.51. Gregory Miralles, 8, was second in the 8-and-under 25-yard breaststroke in 27.22. He competed in six events and had two best times including a nice 14.70 drop in the 100 IM.

MIXED RESULTS
25-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. Jayson Zayas, ASC 16.20; SOFLO: 6. Dalyah Bouti 18.69, time drop 0.20, 8. Andres Gomez 19.10, 10. Gregory Miralles 19.69.

50-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 30.34, time drop 0.58; SOFLO: 4. Michael Barber 31.90, time drop 0.31.

25-yard butterfly:
8-and-under, 1. Sylvester Andrews-May, EA 18.94; SOFLO: 7. Victoria Colmenares 23.15, time drop 0.50, 8. tie, Dalyah Bouti 23.74, time drop 0.78 and Michael Barber 23.74, time drop 1.84.

50-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Arina Nedialko, BRV 34.20; SOFLO: 7. Niccolo Miccolis 38.52, time drop 1.46.

25-yard backstroke:
8-and-under, 1. Dalyah Bouti, SOFLO 21.62, time drop 1.39; SOFLO: 8. Christopher Pozo 23.58, time drop 1.27.

50-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 36.81, time drop 0.57; SOFLO: 11. Michael Barber 41.12.

25-yard breaststroke:
8-and-under, 1. Sylvester Andrews-May, EA 24.84; SOFLO: 2. Gregory Miralles 27.22, 3. Johanna Plaza 27.37, time drop 4.46, 5. Maya Barrizonte 27.59, time drop 0.16, 9. Molly Barber 28.63, time drop 3.37, 10. Dalyah Bouti 28.72.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Gabriela Ekht, SOFLO 43.60, time drop 1.38; SOFLO: 2. Michael Barber 44.10, time drop 0.51, 4. Niccolo Miccolis 45.31, time drop 1.19, 6. Zoe Miralles 45.72, time drop 2.45, 7. Stephania Dmitrova 47.24, 11. Ellie Phan 50.86.

100-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 1:19.02, time drop 0.89; SOFLO: 4. Michael Barber 1:25.03, 9. Niccolo Miccolis 1:26.85, time drop 1.38, 11. Stephania Dmitrova 1:28.18, time drop 6.57.

100-yard freestyle relay:
10-and-under, 1. Atlantis 1:09.44, 2. SOFLO E 1:11.28, 3. SOFLO A 1:13.25.

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

Ivy Acosta Leads SOFLO Swimmers At Sunrise October Sizzler


By Sharon Robb
SUNRISE, October 8, 2022—Ivy Acosta and her South Florida Aquatic Club teammates got in some great racing Friday in the October Sunrise Swimming Sizzler at Sunrise Civic Center pool.

Acosta, 6, won the 25-yard freestyle in a best time 20.85, dropping 0.75. She was also second in the 25-yard backstroke in 27.23, another best time, dropping 3.33; third in 25-yard breaststroke in 31.70 and sixth in the 25-yard butterfly in 33.37.

SOFLO teammate Maya Barrizonte, 8, was third in the 25-yard butterfly, 20.59, another best time with a time drop of 2.62.

Barrizonte was also a member of the winning 8-and-under 100-yard freestyle relay with teammates Molly Barber, Lilith Napoles and Dalyah Bouti. The foursome won in 1:17.90, a best time with a 1.68 time drop.

Bouti was also fourth in the 25-yard backstroke in 23.01, a best time with a time drop of 0.05.

SOFLO was among a 10-team field that also featured Bravo Swim Team, Coral Springs Swim Club, Midtown Weston Aquatics, Pine Crest Swim Team, Plantation Swim Team, St. Andrew’s Aquatics, Swim Fort Lauderdale, SwimFast and host Sunrise Swimming.

GIRLS
25-yard butterfly:
6-and-under, 1. Kaia Perry, SUN 24.83, 2. Sara Coa, MWA 30.14, 3. Stella Szalay, PC 30.23; SOFLO: 6. Ivy Acosta 33.37.
7-8, 1. Julie Miksik, SAS 19.62, 2. Katherine Polazzi, PC 20.40, 3. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 20.59, time drop 2.62; SOFLO: 11. Lilith Napoles 23.47, time drop 4.87, 13. Dalyah Bouti 24.52, time drop 4.64, 21. Molly Barber 27.28.
9-and-over, 1. Mina Busschar, SF 17.90, 2. Lexi Dougherty, SF 19.35, 3. Emmy Camacho, CSSC 20.11.
25-yard backstroke:
6-and-under, 1. Kaila Perry, SUN 24.92, 2. Ivy Acosta, SOFLO 27.23, time drop 3.33, 3. Sara Coa, MWA 29.14.
7-8, 1. Viviana DeRose, PC 21.07, 2. Emmeline Keyser, CSSC 22.,61, 3. Julie Miksik, SAS 23.00; SOFLO: 4. Dalyah Bouti 23.01, time drop 0.05, 10. Maya Barrizonte 23.93, time drop 2.34, 14. Lilith Napoles 24.41, 21. Molly Barber 26.16, time drop 2.12.
9-and-over, 1. Mina Busscher, SF 19.97, 2. Brooklyn Barry, SF 21.80, 3. Lexi Dougherty, SF 22.29; SOFLO: 6. Camila Juanes 23.14.
25-yard breaststroke:
6-and-under, 1. Kaila Perry, SUN 29.43, 2. Maya Ust, SFTL 31.65, 3. Ivy Acosta, SOFLO 3.70.
7-8, 1. Julie Miksik, SAS 22.16, 2. Leah Ortega, CSSC 24.13, 3. Olivia Rubino, SAS 25.02; SOFLO: 9. Dalyah Bouti 27.65, time drop 3.37, 10. Maya Barrizonte 27.77, time drop 1.38, 23. Molly Barber 32.48, time drop 1.88, 24. Lilith Napoles 33.89.
9-and-over, 1. Zarah Naveed, SAS 22.14, 2. Mina Busscher, SF 23.01, 3. Daniella Arena, SAS 23.71; SOFLO: 9. Camila Juanes 26.39, 12. Aranza Reveron 30.76.
25-yard freestyle:
6-and-under, 1. Ivy Acosta, SOFLO 20.85, time drop 0.75, 2. Kaila Perry, SUN 21.17, 3. Stella Szalay, PC 22.54.
7-8, 1. Katherine Polazzi, PC 17.35, 2. Julie Miksik, SAS 18.46, 3. Viviana DeRose, PC 18.53; SOFLO: 5. Dalyah Bouti 18.89, time drop 0.33, 8. Maya Barrizonte 19.37, 16. Molly Barber 21.15, time drop 0.76.
9-and-over, 1. Zarah Naveed, SAS 17.69, 2. Lexi Dougherty, SF 18.31, 3. Sophia Itzkowitz, SF 18.61; SOFLO: 8. Camila Juanes 19.52, 14. Aranza Reveron 24.72.
100-yard freestyle relay: 1. South Florida Aquatic Club 1:17.90, time drop 1.68, (Molly Barber, Maya Barrizonte, Lilith Napoles, Dalyah Bouti), 2. Swim Fort Lauderdale 1:36.22, 3. SwimFast B 1:55.60.

BOYS
25-yard butterfly:
6-and-under, 1. Arnas Thompson, SAS 24.38, 2. Asher Caponera, SAS 25.84, 3. Roman Kuleshov, SAS 26.28.
7-8, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 18.59, 2. Cameron Ives, MWA 19.52, 3. Landon Gusky, PC 20.61; SOFLO: 19. David Mendoza 27.,83, time drop 4.60, 38. Christopher Pozo 36.42.
9-and-over, 1. Matheus Polli, SAS 19.13, 2. Gordon Liu, SF 19.97, 3. Arseniy Yurkoits, SAS 21.17.
25-yard backstroke:
6-and-under, 1. Arnas Thompson, SAS 23.06, 2. Lev Petrovskii, SFTL 24.83, 3. Arsenbil Chebaev, BRV 25.77.
7-8, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 21.14, 2. Landon Gusky, PC 21.36, 3. Cameron Ives, MWA 22.46; SOFLO: 10. Christopher Pozo 24.85, time drop 2.28, 24. David Mendoza 28.12, time drop 0.19.
9-and-over, 1. Arseniy Yurkoits, SAS 20.21, 2. Tyler Szmiga, SAS 20.97, 3. Gordon Liu, SF 21.75.
25-yard breaststroke:
6-and-under, 1. Arnas Thompson, SAS 24.77, 2. Lev Petrovskii, SFTL 29.06, 3. Roman Kuleshov, SAS 29.52.
7-8, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 22.57, 2. Mark Kuleshov, SAS 23.13, 3. Landon Gusky, PC 23.54; SOFLO: 19. David Mendoza 31.64, time drop 2.27, 30. Christopher Pozo 33.08, time drop 0.92.
9-and-over, 1. Matheus Polli, SAS 20.21, 2. Gordon Liu, SF 23.51, 3. Arseniy Yurkoits 24.80.
25-yard freestyle:
6-and-under, 1. Arnas Thompson, SAS 18.59, 2. Roman Kuleshov, SAS 19.90, 3. Lev Petrovskii, SFTL 20.91.
7-8, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 15.74, 2. Mark Kuleshov, SAS 17.71, 3. Landon Gusky, PC 18.60; SOFLO: 14. David Mendoza 20.80, time drop 2.76, 25. Christopher Pozo 23.29, time drop 5.10.
9-and-under, 1. Matheus Polli, SAS 16.13, 2. Konrad Laszczak, SAS 17.07, 3. Tyler Szmiga, SAS 17.62.
100-yard freestyle relay: 1. St. Andrew’s 1:10.41, (Daniel Vaskovtsev, Arnas Thompson, Nicholas Pogrebenko, Mark Kuleshov), 2. Swim Fort Lauderdale 1:19.27, 3. Bravo Swim Team 1:23.36.

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