Ava Kuznik, Adrian Hernandez SOFLO’s Top Finishers On Day One Of Sunrise Holiday Champs


By Sharon Robb

SUNRISE, December 14, 2018—Ava Kuznik and Adrian Hernandez led South Florida Aquatic Club Friday at the Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs at Sunrise Civic Center Pool.

Kuznik, 13, finished sixth in the 13-14 500-yard freestyle in a best time 5:40.63. She shaved 2.44 seconds off her previous best. She has six events left to swim over two days.

SOFLO girls had four time drops. The other three were Reagan Lowe (5.26 drop), Kaitlyn Consuegra (5.71 drop) and Olivia Ware (39.22 drop) in the 500-yard freestyle. The boys had two time drops.

Adrian Hernandez was SOFLO boys top finisher placing ninth in the 13-14 500-yard freestyle in a best time 5:36.63 (10.42 drop). Teammate Austin Nelson was 11th in a best time 5:47.95 (21.32 time drop).

Coral Springs Swim Club, host Sunrise Swimming, SwimFast and Gulliver Swim Club dominated opening day action.

SOFLO is among a 13-team field of mostly Florida Gold Coast swim clubs. The field features Alper J Swim Club, Asoc. Natacion El Milenio, Broward Elite, Coral Springs Swim Club, Cyclones, Gulliver, Hammerhead Aquatics, Hurricane Aquatics, Lake Lytal Lightning, Speed World Swimming, SwimFast, host Sunrise Swimming and three unattached teams.

In last year’s meet, SOFLO won the combined and boys team titles. The SOFLO boys team won with 815 points. Sunrise Swimming was runner-up with 575. The SOFLO girls team was second with 615 points behind Sunrise Swimming with 666. SOFLO won the combined team title with 1,430 points. Sunrise Swimming was second with 1,241.

FRIDAY RESULTS
GIRLS

500-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Abigail Almacen, SUN 6:24.56, 2. Addison Palumbo, CSSC 7:17.21; 11-12, 1. Nicole Creed, CSSC 5:31.40, 2. Cecilia Poll, MILEN 5:51.13, 3. Cecilia Mirones, SUN 5:59.90; 13-14, 1. Micaela Sierra, CSSC 5:22.54, 2. Olivia Wiebe, SF 5:24.47, 3. Kaitlyn Bonasera, CSSC 5:26.27; SOFLO: 6. Ava Kuznik 5:40.63, time drop, 11. Reagan Lowe 6:05.84, time drop, 12. Kaitlyn Consuegra 6:06.47, time drop; 15-and-over, 1. Sarah Schimansky, CSSC 5:30.73, 2. Valery Ramirez, MILEN 5:31.02, 3. Victoria Landron, SUN 5:34.39; SOFLO: 9. Olivia Ware 6:12.88, time drop.

400-yard individual medley:
11-12, 1. Maya Sorunmu, SF 4:59.87, 2. Jade Renaud, SF 5:08.53, 3. Kaitlyn Jorgensen, SUN 5:15.64; 13-14, 1. Amber Candido, CSSC 4:52.50, 2. Anna Rosa, SUN 5:03.09, 3. Riley McCormick, CSSC 5:06.54; SOFLO: 7. Kaitlyn Consuegra 5:48.55, 8. Judith-Alison Natino 5:52.19; 15-and-over, 1. Valery Ramirez, MILEN 4:43.53, 2. Samantha Trodick, SUN 4:44.58, 3. Margaret Miao, GRSC 5:08.78.

BOYS

500-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Rafael Landron, SUN 5:53.17, 2. Jeremiah Paiz, SUN 6:04.63, 3. Luke Deutschman, SUN 7:00.73; 11-12, 1. Ares Rilo, SUN 5:46.32, 2. Gabriel Landron, SUN 6:05.56, 3. Mateo Silva, CANE 6:09.09; 13-14, 1. Daniel Grant, GRSC 5:10.29, 2. Alejandro Alvarez, CSSC 5:19.23, 3. Fernando Collazo, GRSC 5:19.75; SOFLO: 9. Adrian Hernandez 5:36.63, time drop, 11. Austin Nelson 5:47.95, time drop; 15-and-over, 1. Patrick Doyle, SUN 4:40.95, 2. Andres McKeon, CSSC 4:45.22, 3. Brian Gonzalez, CSSC 4:53.39.

400-meter individual medley:
11-12, 1. Mateo Shearer, SUN 5:12.89, 2. Ignacio Aguilar, MILEN 5;44.46; 13-14, 1. Daniel Grant, GRSC 4:40.61, 2. Fernando Collazo, GRSC 4:50.07, 3. Vadim Burunov, HAFL 4:55.72; 15-and-over, 1. Grant Aran, CSSC 4:27.66, 2. Brian Gonzalez, CSSC 4:30.18, 3. Sam McCormick, CSSC 4:56.37.

IF YOU GO

WHAT: Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs

WHEN: Saturday-Sunday

SCHEDULE: Saturday, prelims 9 a.m., finals 5 p.m.; Sunday, prelims 9 a.m., finals 5 p.m.

WHERE: Sunrise Civic Center Pool, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise.

ADMISSION: $5 per session. Heat sheets will not be sold at the meet. They are free and available at sunriseswimming.com or on Meet Mobile. Copies will be posted around the deck.For information call the Sunrise Swimming Office 954-747-4635.

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

South Florida Aquatic Club Captures Combined And Boys Team Titles At Holiday Champs


By Sharon Robb

December 19, 2017—South Florida Aquatic Club won the combined and boys team titles on the final day of the Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs Sunday at Sunrise Civic Center.

The SOFLO boys team won with 815 points. Sunrise Swimming was runner-up with 575. The SOFLO girls team was second with 615 points behind Sunrise Swimming with 666. SOFLO won the combined team title with 1,430 points. Sunrise Swimming was second with 1,241.

SOFLO swimmers wrapped up another successful day on Sunday with several wins and time drops.

Among SOFLO’s top finishers were:

SOFLO girls won the 7-10 and 11-12 200-yard freestyle relays. The 7-10 relay wo 2:12.13 with Fiorella Di Salvo, Sarah Vasquez, Sofia Lugo and Mariana Pinto. The 11-12 relay won in 1:52.80 with Ava Kuznik, Hartley Pitters-Hinds, Anastasia Lutz and Valerie Vank.

SOFLO boys won the 11-12 and 13-14 200-yard freestyle relays. The 11-12 relay won in 1:53.25 with Javier Colmenares, Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Matthew Kim and Samuel Bullen. The 13-14 relay of Juan Colmenares, Christopher Hau, Enrique Rodriguez and Michal Arias won in 1:36.64.

Fiorella Di Salvo, first, 200-yard individual medley, 2:41.72, time drop; first, 100-yard freestyle, 1:06.84, time drop; first, 100-yard butterfly, 1:17.71, time drop.

Mariana Pinto, first, 50-yard backstroke, 36.72; first, 50-yard breaststroke, 41.61, time drop.

Hartley Pitters-Hinds, first, 50-yard backstroke, 32.58, time drop.

Javier Colmenares, first, 200-yard individual medley, 2:23.92, time drop.

Juan Colmenares, first, 200-yard individual medley, 2:06.20, time drop; first 100-yard butterfly, 56.55, time drop; first, 200-yard backstroke, 2:07.83, time drop.

Samuel Bullen, first, 100-yard freestyle, 59.46, time drop; first, 200-yard breaststroke, 2:38.63; first, 50-breaststroke, 32.94.

Michael Arias, first, 100-yard freestyle, 48.96, time drop.

Matthew Kim, first, 50-yard backstroke, 31.86, time drop.

Derek Hau, first, 50-yard breaststroke, 41.47, time drop.

SOFLO swept the top four places in the 11-12 50-yard backstroke lead by winner Hartley Pitters-Hinds in a best time 32.58.

SOFLO had the largest contingent at the three-day meet with 55 swimmers (32 boys and 23 girls) in 291 individual events and 11 relays.

HOLIDAY CHAMPS SUNDAY RESULTS

COMBINED TEAM TOTALS: 1. South Florida Aquatic Club 1,430, 2. Sunrise Swimming 1,241, 3. Cyclones Swim Team 460, 4. Asoc. Natacion El Milenio 418, 5. Pine Crest Swim Team 375, 6. Stingray Swim Club 189.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. Sunrise Swimming 666, 2. South Florida Aquatic Club 615, 3. Asoc. Natacion El Milenio 287, 4. Pine Crest Swim Team 244, 5. Cyclones Swim Team 206, 6. Stingray Swim Club 123.

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard freestyle relay:
7-10, 1. SOFLO A 2:12.13 (Fiorella DiSalvo, Sarah Vasquez, Sofia Lugo, Mariana Pinto); 11-12, 1. SOFLO A 1:52.80 (Ava Kuznik, Hartley Pitters-Hinds, Anastasia Lutz, Valerie Vank); 13-14, 1. Sunrise 1:47.54, 2. SOFLO A 1:54.54 (Sabrina Osorio, Mia Escudero, Valeria Garcia, Fabiana Avendano); 15-18, 1. Milen 1:55.71.

200-yard individual medley:
7-10, 1. Fiorella DiSalvo, SOFLO 2:41.72, time drop, 2. Mariana Pinto, SOFLO 2:45.44, time drop, 3. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 2:49.27, time drop; 11-12, 1. Riley Botting, PC 2:16.66, 2. Valerie Vank, SOFLO 2:24.33, time drop; 13-14, 1. Isa Troccoli, SUN 2:22.1915-18, 1. Adrianna Barone, PC 2:13.76.

100-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Fiorella DiSalvo, SOFLO 1:06.84, time drop; 11-12, 1. Teresa Landron, SUN 1:02.29, 2. Kailey Smith, SOFLO 1:03.05, time drop, 3. Kaitlyn Jorgensen, SUN 1:03.83, 4. Anastasia Lutz, SOFLO 1:03.98; 13-14, 1. Samantha Trodick, SUN 54.33; 15-18, 1. Sam Bailey, SSC 53.78. 2. Sarah Jackson, SSC 55.15, 3. Alana Acevedo, SOFLO 1:00.08, time drop, 4. Ruth Kauffman, SOFLO 1:00.86, time drop.

50-yard backstroke:
7-10, 1. Mariana Pinto, SOFLO 36.72; 11-12, 1. Hartley Pitters-Hinds, SOFLO 32.58, time drop, 2. Mariann Catalasan, SOFLO 33.64, time drop, 3. Kailey Smith, SOFLO 33.94, time drop, 4. Anastasia Lutz, SOFLO 34.61, time drop; 13-14, 1. Anabela Shearer, SUN 30.70, 2. Fabiana Avendano, SOFLO 31.76, time drop; 15-18, 1. Ella Plunkett, SSC 27.24.

200-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Riley Botting, PC 2:28.60, 2. Mariann Catalasan, SOFLO 2:56.53, time drop, prelims, 2. Valerie Vank 2:39.18; 13-14, 1. Samantha Trodick, SUN 2:31.81, 2. Sabrina Osorio, SOFLO 2:39.39, time drop; 15-18, 1. Valery Nicole Ramirez, Milen 2:32.21.

100-yard butterfly:
7-10, 1. Fiorella Di Salvo, SFLO 1:17.71, time drop, 2. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 1:26.19; 11-12, 1. Teresa Landron, SUN 1:08.78, 2. Kailey Smith, SOFLO 1:11.68, time drop, 3. Kaitlyn Jorgensen, SUN 1:18.42, 4. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 1:20.07, time drop; 13-14, 1. Kate Kaplan, CC 1:04.24; 15-18, 1. Valery Nicole Ramirez, MILEN 59.36, 2. Adrianna Barone, PC 1:00.05, 3. Alana Acevedo, SOFLO 1:07.58, time drop.

50-yard breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Mariana Pinto, SOFLO 41.61, time drop, 4. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 43.42; 11-12, 1. Riley Botting, PC 31.86, 2. Natalia Sibug, SOFLO 35.82, time drop, 3. tie, Mariann Catalasan, SOFLO 38.10, time drop, 3. tie, Ava Kuznik, SOFLO 38.10, 5. Anastasia Lutz, SOFLO 39.75, time drop, prelims Valerie Vank 34.27, time drop; 13-14, 1. Kate Kaplan, CC 31.75, 4. Sabrina Osorio, SOFLO 34.37; 15-18, 1. Sarah Jackson, SSC 31.50.

200-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Illari Rilo, SUN 2:21.73, 3. Hartley Pitters-Hinds, SOFLO 2:35.67, time drop, 4. Ava Kuznik, SOFLO 2:37.85; 13-14, 1. Hanna Elks Smith, PC 2:18.36; 15-18, 1. Sam Bailey, SSC 2:10.28; 5. Ruth Kauffman, SOFLO 2:33.07, time drop.

1,650-yard freestye:
11-12, 1. Illan Rilo, SUN 19:40.28; 13-14, 1. Julia Podkoscielny, PC 18:35.66, 7. Mia Escudero, SOFLO 20:19.25.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. South Florida Aquatic Club 815, 2. Sunrise Swimming 575, 3. Cyclones Swim Team 254, 4. Pine Crest 131, Asoc. Natacion El Milenio 131, 6. Stingray Swim Club 66.

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard freestyle relay:
7-10, 1. Sunrise 2:03.04, 2. SOFLO 2:22.47; 11-12, 1. SOFLO 1:53.25 (Javier Colmenares, Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Matthew Kim, Samuel Bullen), 2. Sunrise 2:00.81; 13-14, 1. SOFLO 1:36.64 (Juan Colmenares, Christopher Hau, Enrique Rodriguez, Michael Arias); 15-18, 1. CCPR 1:37.74.

200-yard individual medley:
7-10, 1. Ares Rilo, SUN 2:41.25; 11-12, 1. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 2:23.92, time drop, 2. Matthew Kim, SOFLO 2:30.08, time drop, 3. Gavin Sheyda, SOFLO 2:41.79, time drop; 13-14, 1. Juan Colmenares, SOFLO 2:06.20, time drop, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 2:09.88, time drop, 3. Zackary Harris, SOFLO 2:16.73, time drop, 4. Alex Golding, SOFLO 2:18.52, time drop, 5. Christopher Hau, SOFLO 2:19.07; 15-18, 1. Isaiah Reily, CCPR 2:25.50.

100-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Ares Rilo, SUN 1:03.60; 11-12, 1. Samuel Bullen, SOFLO 59.46, time drop, 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOFLO 1:03.31, 5. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 1:08.24; 13-14, 1. Michael Arias, SOFLO 48.96, time drop, 2. Troy Spratley, CC 53.43, 3. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 54.34, time drop, 5. Christopher Hau, SOFLO 57.00; time drop; 15-18, 1. Robby Wilson, CC 49.86, 2. Juan Pablo Pineda, SOFLO 50.13.

50-yard backstroke:
7-10, 1. Ares Rilo,SUN 33.91, 3. Derek Hau, SOFLO 38.18, time drop, 5. Benjamin Kim 38.89; 11-12, 1. Matthew Kim, SOFLO 31.86, time drop, 2. Noah Rodriguez-Mora, SUN 34.23, 3. Luca Hincapie, SOFLO 36.12, 5. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 37.50, time drop; 13-14, 1. Troy Spratley, CC 28.65, 2. Alex Golding, SOFLO 29.91; 15-18, 1. Sheldon Win, PC 27.63, 2. Ty Lezotte, SOFLO 28.57, time drop.

200-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Samuel Bullen, SOFLO 2:38.63, 2. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 2:44.12, time drop; 13-14, 1. Wyatt Denhard, PC 2:29.48; 15-18, 1. Kenneth Glidden, SSC 2:22.06.

100-yard butterfly:
7-10, 1. Rafael Landron, SUN 1:13.37; 11-12, 1. Mateo Shearer, SUN 1:10.73, 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOFLO 1:11.03, 3. Josue Paiz, SUN 1:13.39, 4. Luca Hincapie, SOFLO 1:14.77; 13-14, 1. Juan Colmenares, SOFLO 56.55, time drop, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 59.23, time drop, 3. Zackary Harris, SOFLO 1:02.92; 15-18, 1. John Bodden, SSC 53.14.

50-yard breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Derek Hau, SOFLO 41.47, time drop, 2. Benjamin Kim, SOFLO 42.13, time drop,5. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 49.46, time drop; 11-12, 1. Samuel Bullen, SOFLO 32.94, 2. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 35.41, time drop, 3. Matthew Kim, SOFLO 36.07; 13-14, 1. Wyatt Denhard, PC 31.40, 2. Andrew Olsen, MILEN 31.55, 3. Christopher Hau, SOFLO 32.04, time drop; 15-18, 1. Kenneth Glidden, SSC 30.34, 6. Berwyn Hau, SOFLO 32.41, time drop, 7. Johnny Bastos, SOFLO 32.90, time drop.

200-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Noah Rodriguez-Mora, SUN 2:37.29, 2. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 2:47.47; 13-14, 1. Juan Colmenares, SOFLO 2:07.83, time drop, 2. Alex Golding, SOFLO 2:16.32, 3. Zackary Harris, SOFLO 2:17.15, time drop; 15-18, 1. Patrick Doyle, SUN 1:59.87.

1,650-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Gabriel Landron, SUN 21:17.47; 15-18, 1. John Bodden, SSC 16:38.65.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com

http:www.swim4soflo.com

SOFLO Swimmers Come Up Big On Day Two Of Holiday Champs In Sunrise


By Sharon Robb

December 16, 2017—South Florida Aquatic Club had another outstanding day at the Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs Saturday at Sunrise Civic Center.

SOFLO had several swimmers win multiple events and several time drops during both sessions. Nearly every SOFLO swimmer had at least one time drop in prelims or finals.

In the girls competition, Fiorella Di Salvo, 10, was a triple winner. She won the 200-yard freestyle in a best time 2:21.46; 100-yard backstroke in a best time 1:16.60; and 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:17.09. Di Salvo has 27 points among high point swimmers.

Javier Colmenares won the 200-yard freestyle in a best time in 2:08.21 and won the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:09.33. He was second in the 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:16.99.

Juan Colmenares won the 100-yard backstroke in 59.18 and won the 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:06.28. He was second in the 200-yard butterfly in a best time 2:09.58.

Samuel Bullen won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:12.75 and won the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 26.61.

Joseph Lee won the 200-yard butterfly in a best time 2:03.14 and won the 100-yard individual medley in 57.89.

Sebastian Sevilla won the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 25.68 and won the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 58.45. He was second in the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 23.39.

Mariana Pinto, 10, won the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 36.06. She was second in the 200-yard freestyle in a best time 2:22.57 and second in the 100-yard backstroke in 1:18.38. Pinto has 23 high points.

Valerie Vank won the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 29.67, won the 50-yard freestyle in 27.31 and was second in the 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:14.67.

Matthew Kim on the 100-yard backstroke in 1:08.04 and was second in the 50-yard butterfly in 31.39.

Diego Nazario-Vazquez won the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 31.30 and was second in the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:13.70.

Juancamilo Rivero won the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 26.80.

Juan Pablo Pineda won the 100-yard breaststroke in a best time 1:01.61.

Michael Arias won the 50-yard freestyle in 22.02.

Mariann Catalasan was second in the 100-yard backstroke in a best time 1:10.78.

Sarah Vasquez was third in the 100-yard backstroke in a best time 1:19.16 and third in the 200-yard freestyle in a best time 2:28.50.

SOFLO has the largest contingent at the three-day meet that ends on Sunday with 55 swimmers (32 boys and 23 girls) in 291 individual events and 11 relays.

HOLIDAY CHAMPS SATURDAY RESULTS
GIRLS

200-yard medley relay:
7-10, 1. SOFLO A 2:32.14; 11-12, 1. SOFLO A 2:05.76; 13-14, 1. Sunrise 1:59.64; 15-18, 1. El Milenio 2:07.89.

200-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Fiorella Di Salvo, SOFLO 2:21.46, time drop, 2. Mariana Pinto, SOFLO 2:22.57, time drop, 3. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 2:28.50, time drop; 11-12, 1. Riley Botting, PC 2:03.30, SOFLO: 7. Kaitlyn Consuegra 2:24.44, time drop; 13-14, 1. Esther Lin, PC 1:57.30; SOFLO: 8. Mia Escudero 2:14.89; 15-18, 1. Sam Bailey, SSC 1:57.29.

100-yard backstroke:
7-10, 1. Fiorella Di Salvo, SOFLO 1:16.60, time drop; 2. Mariana Pinto, SOFLO 1:18.38, 3. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 1:19.16, time drop; 11-12, 1. Illari Rilo, SUN 1:06.28; SOFLO: 2. Mariann Catalasan 1:10.78, time drop, 3. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 1:12.05, time drop; 13-14, 1. Esther Lin, PC 1:01.70, 2. Anabela Shearer, SUN 1:05.44, 3. Sofia Osorio, SOFLO 1:07.32, time drop; 15-18, 1. Ella Plunkett, SSZ 58.99; SOFLO: 4. Ruth Kauffman 1:1.76, time drop.

50-yard butterfly:
7-10, 1. Mariana Pinto, SOFLO 36.06, time drop; SOFLO: 6. Sofia Lugo 45.01; 11-12, 1. Valerie Vank, SOFLO 29.67, time drop; SOFLO: 3. Kailey Smith 32.59, time drop, 4. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 32.70, time drop, 5. Anastasia Lutz 34.29, time drop, 7. Reagan Lowe 36.13; 13-14, 1. Isa Troccoli, SUN 29.41; SOFLO: 5. Sofia Osorio 30.65, time drop, 7. Mia Escudero 30.87, time drop; 15-18, 1. Valery Nicole Ramirez, MIL 27.59; SOFLO: 3. Ruth Kauffman 31.26, time drop.

100-yard breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Carley Kaplan, CC 1:33.66; 11-12, 1. Riley Botting, PC 1:09.69, 2. Valerie Vank, SOFLO 1:14.67, time drop, 3. Natalia Sibug, SOFLO 1:21.67, 5. Anastasia Lutz 1:28.52; 13-14, 1. Samantha Trodick, SUN 1:10.58; SOFLO: 3. Sabrina Osorio 1:15.15, time drop, 6. Valeria Garcia 1:24.56; 15-18, 1. Sarah Jackson, SSC 1:08.31.

50-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Lorelei Santos, CC 31.94; SOFLO: 5. Sofia Lugo 36.63; 11-12, 1. Valerie Vank, SOFLO 27.31, 2. Natalia Sibug, SOFLO 28.82, time drop, 3. Kailey Smith, SOFLO 29.20, time drop, 5. Mariann Catalasan 30.82, time drop; 13-14, 1. Lauren Dudley, PC 26.25, 4. Fabiana Avendano 27.37, time drop; 15-18, 1. Sarah Jackson, SSC 24.65; SOFLO: 3. Ruth Kauffman 28.46, time drop.

200-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Teresa Landron, SUN 2:43.75; 13-14, 1. Esther Lin, PC 2:14.30; 15-18, 1. Valery Nicole Ramirez, MILEN 2:18.80.

100-yard individual medley:
7-10, 1. Fiorella DiSalvo, SOFLO 1:17.09, time drop, 2. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 1:20.82, time drop; 11-12, 1. Riley Botting, PC 1:04.08; SOFLO: 3. Hartley Pitters-Hinds 1:13.63, time drop, 5. Mariann Catalasan 1:15.77, time drop; 13-14, 1. Samantha Trodick, SUN 1:04.08; SOFLO: 4. Sofia Osorio 1:09.42, time drop, 5. Mia Escudero 1:10.55, 6. Sabrina Osorio 1:11.17, time drop; 15-18, 1. Adrianna Barone, PC 1:03.23.

BOYS
200-yard medley relay:
7-10, 1. Sunrise 2:23.32; 11-12, 1. SOFLO A 2:03.16, 13-14, 1. SOFLO 1:53.71; 15-18, 1. Cyclones 1:49.02.

200-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Ares Rilo, SUN 2:18.31; SOFLO: 4. Derek Hau 2:36.61; 11-12, 1. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 2:08.21, time drop, 2. Samuel Bullen, SOFLO 2:12.58, time drop, 3. Gavin Sheyda, SOFLO 2:23.16, time drop, 4. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 2:23.21, time drop, 5. Owen Smith, SOFLO 2:23.49, time drop; 13-14, 1. Michael Arias, SOFLO 1:49.03, time drop, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 1:55.35, time drop; 15-18, 1. Robby Wilson, CC 1:49.47, 2. Juan Pablo Pineda, SOFLO 1:51.12, time drop.

100-yard backstroke:
7-10, 1. Ares Rilo, SUN 1:13.97; SOFLO: 3. Benjamin Kim 1:22.58; 11-12, 1. Matthew Kim, SOFLO 1:08.04; SOFLO: 3. Owen Smith 1:21.77; 13-14, 1. Juan Colmenares, SOFLO 59.18, 2. Christopher Hau, SOFLO 1:04.27, 3. Alex Golding, SOFLO 1:04.36, time drop; 15-18, 1. Patrick Doyle, SUN 56.10; SOFLO: 5. Ty Lezotte 1:0.08, time drop.

50-yard butterfly:
7-10, 1. Rafael Landron, SUN 32.81; SOFLO: 3. Derek Hau 36.14, time drop, 7. Benjamin Kim 39.45, time drop; 11-12, 1. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOFLO 31.30, time drop, 2. Matthew Kim, SOFLO 31.39, 6. Owen Smith 34.36, time drop, 7. Gavin Sheyda, SOFLO 34.50; 13-14, 1. Juancamilo Rivero, SOFLO 26.80, time drop; 15-18, 1. Sebastian Sevilla, SOFLO 25.68, time drop.

100-yard breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Alexander Nichols, SUN 1:47.21; 11-12, 1. Samuel Bullen, SOFLO 1:12.75, 2. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 1:16.99, time drop; 13-14, 1. Juan Colmenares, SOFLO 1:06.28, time drop; SOFLO: 3. Mark Andre De Gracia 1:10.77, time drop, 5. Christopher Hau 1:11.41, time drop, 7. Alex Golding 1:13.57, time drop; 15-18, 1. Juan Pablo Pineda, SOFLO 1:01.61, time drop; SOFLO: 7. Johnny Bastos 1:13.15.

50-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Ares Rilo, SUN 29.50; SOFLO: 3. Derek Hau 31.65, time drop, 4. Benjamin Kim 33.06; 11-12, 1. Samuel Bullen, SOFLO 26.61, time drop; SOFLO: 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez 28.18, 4. Matthew Kim 29.22, 5. Hashan Ekanayake 30.82, time drop, 7. Gavin Sheyda 31.79; 13-14, 1. Michael Arias, SOFLO 22.02; SOFLO: 4. Enrique Rodriguez 24.82, 5. Mark Andre de Gracia 26.24, time drop, 6. Christopher Hau 26.28; 15-18, 1. Robby Wilson, CC 22.64; SOFLO: 2. Sebastian Sevilla 23.39, time drop, 6. Ty Lezotte 24.20, time drop.

200-yard butterfly:
11-12, 1. Mateo Shearer, SUN 2:37.02; 13-14, 1. Joseph Lee, SOFLO 2:03.14, time drop, 2. Juan Colmenares, SOFLO 2:09.58, time drop, 3. Juancamilo Rivero, SOFLO 2:13.81, time drop; 15-18, 1. John bodden, SSC 1:55.04.

100-yard individual medley:
7-10, 1. Rafael Landron, SUN 1:18.36; 11-12, 1. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 1:09.33, time drop, 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOFLO 1:13.70, time drop; 13-14, 1. Joseph Lee, SOFLO 57.89, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 1:02.36, time drop, 3. Mark Andre De Gracia, SOFLO 1:04.92, 6. Alex Golding, SOFLO 1:05.88, time drop; 15-18, 1. Sebastian Sevilla, SOFLO 58.45, time drop.

IF YOU GO
WHAT: Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs
WHEN: Sunday
SCHEDULE: Sunday, prelims 9 a.m., finals 5 p.m.
WHERE: Sunrise Civic Center Pool, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise.
ADMISSION: $3 per session, heat sheets $3 per session. For information call the Sunrise Swimming Office 954-747-4635.
Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
http:www.swim4soflo.com

SOFLO Swimmers Ring In Holidays With Two Weekend Meets At Home And Sunrise


By Sharon Robb

December 13, 2017—Before the holidays commence, more than 100 South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers will compete this weekend at two festive meets.

Fifty-five swimmers (32 boys and 23 girls) will compete in 291 individual events and 11 relays over three days at the Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs at Sunrise Civic Center Pool.

Among SOFLO’s top seeds at the Sunrise meet are:

Bryan Rivero, 16, 400-yard individual medley, 4:21.89; 100-yard backstroke, 58.68; 200-yard backstroke, 1:57.81.

CJ Kopecki, 18, 50-yard butterfly, 25.13; 100-yard individual medley, 56.68; 200-yard butterfly, 1:53.79; 100-yard butterfly, 52.53.

Joseph Lee, 200-yard individual medley, 2:04.06; 200-yard breaststroke 2:21.46.

In addition to SOFLO and host Sunrise Swimming, among other Florida Gold Coast teams competing are Pine Crest Swimming and Cooper City.

South Florida Aquatic Club will host its final Florida Gold Coast meet of the year on Saturday with the Sprint Holiday TYR Classic.

Two sessions will be held–developmental sprints in the morning session at 8:30 a.m. and 8-and-under sprint championships at 11 a.m.

Another 82 SOFLO swimmers (45 girls and 37 boys) will compete in their Academic Village home pool in 354 individual events and five relays.

SOFLO’s top seeds are:

Paige Lane, 15, 100-yard freestyle, 52.82; 50-yard butterfly, 26.22.

Luke Lezotte, 16, 100-yard freestyle, 47.49; 50-yard freestyle, 21.06; 50-yard butterfly, 23.36; 50-yard backstroke, 25.21; 100-yard individual medley, 53.88.

Alejandro Mateus, 12, 100-yard freestyle, 57.40; 50-yard backstroke, 29.72; 100-yard individual medley, 1:06.86.

Kaitlyn Barrios, 11, 100-yard freestyle, 1:02.68; 50-yard freestyle, 28.50.

Katrina Del Vecchio, 14, 100-yard individual medley, 1:02.12.

Jonathan Lozano, 10, 100-yard freestyle, 1:03.88.

Juan Vallmitjana, 8, 50-yard freestyle, 36.83; 50-yard butterfly 45.35: 50-yard breaststroke, 49.50; 100-yard individual medley, 1:32.92.

IF YOU GO
WHAT: Holiday Champs
WHEN: Friday-Sunday
SCHEDULE: Friday, timed finals; Saturday, prelims 9 a.m., finals 5 p.m.; Sunday, prelims 9 a.m., finals 5 p.m.
WHERE: Sunrise Civic Center Pool, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise.
ADMISSION: $3 per session, heat sheets $3 per session. For information call the Sunrise Swimming Office 954-747-4635.

IF YOU GO
WHAT: Sprint Holiday TYR Classic
WHEN: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
WHERE: Academic Village Swimming Pool, 17191 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines
ADMISSION: $5 per session. Heat sheets will be available free of charge online at http://www.soflomeets.info/holiday classic and on Meet Mobile.

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