Everglades Boys Team Sweeps In Strongest Showing Of Its BCAA Season


By Sharon Robb

COCONUT CREEK, September 12, 2019–Everglades boys team dominated its BCAA meet against Dillard and Monarch on Wednesday.

Everglades swept all three relays and won seven of eight individual events held.

Everglades defeated Monarch, 80-20, and Dillard, 89-2. In the other meet, Monarch defeated Dillard 86-2.

It was the boys strongest showing of the season.

Brothers Leonardo and Alejandro Mateus combined for three individual wins and were members of the winning 200-yard medley and 200-yard freestyle relays.

Alejandro Mateus won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:07.70 and 100-yard butterfly in 57.88. Leonardo Mateus won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:07.46 and finished second in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:53.30, just behind Juan Colmenares in 4:53.28 in one of the most exciting races of the meet.

Brayden Spalluto was Monarch’s only boys’ winner in the 100-yard freestyle in 1:02.26.

In the girls’ competition, Everglades defeated Dillard, 69-11, and tied Monarch, 45.50-45.50. In the other meet, Monarch defeated Dillard, 63-11.

Monarch won the girls’ 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays and five individual events.

Ava Martinez and Giulianna Garcia were double winners for Monarch.

Martinez won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:16.25 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:11.65. She was also a member of her team’s two winning relays.

Garcia won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:18.25 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:01.76 and was a member of the two winning relays.

GIRLS
Monarch 45.50, Everglades 45.50
Monarch 63, Dillard 11
Everglades 69, Dillard 11

200-yard medley relay:
1. Monarch 2:11.27 (Martinez, Maxwell, Garcia, Taylor), 2. Everglades 2:14.88, 3. Everglades 2:39.00.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Ava Martinez, MON 2:16.25, 2. Prada St. Hilaire, DB 2:28.08.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Giulianna Garcia, MON 2:18.25, 2. Reese Maxwell, MON 3:00.45, 3. Gianna Tio, EVER 3:09.26.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Hayley Taylor, MON 27.22, 2. Sophia Bedoya, EVER 28.26, 3. Monae Emmanuel, DB 31.13.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Giulianna Garcia, MON 1:01.76, 2. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 1:03.78, 3. Hayley Taylor, MON 1:16.83.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Sophia Jackson, EVER 1:02.84, 2. Monae Emmanuel, DB 1:09.00, 3. Ivanna Fregoso, EVER 1:15.32.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 5:40.70, 2. Sophia Jackson, EVER 6:21.72.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Everglades (Hastings, Daulatana, Tio, Pradesaba) 2:27.25.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Ava Martinez, MON 1:11.65, 2. Ivanna Fregoso, EVER 1:27.53, 3. Larissa Castro, MON 1:32.04.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Sophia Bedoya, EVER 1:30.07, 2. Elle Peltcs, MON 1:37.45, 3. Nishat Daulatana, EVER 1:39.69.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Monarch (Taylor, Maxwell, Martinez, Garcia) 4:15.21, 2. Everglades 4:36.76, 3. Monarch 5:58.12.

BOYS
Everglades 80, Monarch 20
Everglades 89, Dillard 3
Monarch 86, Dillard 2

200-yard medley relay:
1. Everglades 1:46.00 (Colmenares, L. Mateus, A. Mateus, Jackson), 2. Everglades 1:56.94, 3. Monarch 2:02.01.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Roberto Garrido, EVER 2:06.81, 2. Aldo Zepeda, EVER 2:06.94, 3. James Hubner, MON 2:54.12.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Alejandro Mateus, EVER 2:07.70, 2. Manuel Melendez, EVER 2:15.76, 3. Murilo Da Silva, MON 2:31.25.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Samuel Jackson, EVER 23.00, 2. Juan Colmenares, EVER 24.13, 3. Arthur Rais, MON 27.00.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Alejandro Mateus, EVER 57.88, 2. Manuel Melendez, EVER 1:03.27, 3. Murilo Da Silva, MON 1:18.91.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Brayden Spalluto, MON 1:02.26, 2. Lucas Martins, MON 1:03.22, 3. Thomas Romero, EVER 1:03.75.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Juan Colmenares, EVER 4:53.28, 2. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 4:53.30, 3. Antonio Garcia, MON 7:51.10.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Everglades 1:38.77 (Colmenares, A. Mateus, L. Mateus, Jackson), 2. Everglades 2:12.90, 3. Monarch 2:20.17.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Aldo Zepeda EVER 1:05.59, 2. Roberto Garrido, EVER 1:12.65, 3. Lucas Martins, MON 1:15.14.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 1:07.46, 2. Samuel Jackson, EVER 1:07.58, 3. Brayden Spalluto, EVER 1:16.66.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Everglades 3:57.40 (Romero, Garrido, Zepeda, Melendez), 2. Monarch 4:17.02, 3. Monarch 4:59.06.

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

Flanagan, Everglades Split In Season Opener; SOFLO Boys Shine


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES—Flanagan girls won a nailbiter and Everglades boys came up big in their season openers.

Flanagan girls won by one point over Everglades, 47-46, and Everglades boys defeated Flanagan, 73-21.

Flanagan won the girls’ 200-yard freestyle relay and four individual events.

Flanagan’s Shayna Blitz was a double winner in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:28.46 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:13.84.

SOFLO’s Sarah Acevedo of Everglades won the 100-yard butterfly in 1:03.76.

In the boys competition, SOFLO’s Juan Colmenares, Alejandro Mateus, a double winner, Aldo Zepeda and Leonardo Mateus won their events.

Alejandro Mateus won the 100-yard butterfly in 55.15 and 100-yard backstroke in 58.77. His older brother, Leonardo Mateus, won the 500-yard freestyle in 5:10.18 and was second in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:06.39.

Aldo Zepeda won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:02.77. Juan Colmenares won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:04.76.

GIRLS
Flanagan 47, Everglades 46

200-yard medley relay: 1. Everglades, 2:15.12, 2. Flanagan 2:15.26.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Amy Nicole Toro, FLAN 2:20.79, 2. Sophia Jackson, EVER 2:27.86, 3. Jasmine Saldana, FLAN 3:15.96.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Shayna Blitz, FLAN 2:28.46, 2. Emiliana Munoz, FLAN 2:48.01, 3. Isabella Hastings, EVER 3:14.46.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Yvette Practest, EVER 29.28, 2. Halle Dolce, FLAN 33.61, 3. Maelynn Tavares, FLAN 37.76.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 1:03.76, 2. Emiliana Munoz, FLAN 1:14.61, 3. Gia Tio, EVER 1:17.23.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Halle Dolce, FLAN 1:14.45, 2. Yvette, EVER 1:16.97, 3. Erin Leon, FLAN 1:29.23.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Sophia Jackson, EVER 5:43.14, 2. Sara Acevedo, EVER 5:43.14, 3. Eve Fatout, FLAN 9:11.06.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Flanagan 2:02.03, 2. Everglades 2:30.03.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Shayna Blitz, FLAN 1:13.84, 2. Isabella Hastings, EVER 1:27.30, 3. Erin Leon, FLAN 1:39.23.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. D. Nishut, EVER 1:29.22, 2. Amy Nicole Toro, FLAN 1:24.68, 3. Maelynn Tavares, FLAN 1:37.40.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Everglades 4:45.94, 2. Flanagan 6:19.18.

BOYS
Everglades 73, Flanagan 21

200-yard medley relay: 1. Everglades 1:46.27, 2. Flanagan 2:03.02.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Aldo Zepeda, EVER 2:02.77, 2. Robert Garrido, EVER 2:03.50, 3. Jayden Kaufman, FLAN 2:32.74.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Juan Colmenares, EVER 2:04.76, 2. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 2:06.39, 3. Michael Toro, FLAN 2:24.30.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Samuel Jackson, EVER 22.55, 2. Nick Gomez, FLAN 26.04, 3. Robert Garrida, EVER 26.06.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Alejandro Mateus, EVER 55.15, 2. Manuel Melendet, EVER 1:00.02, 3. Michael Toro, FLAN 1:06.70.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Samuel Jackson, EVER 52.99, 2. Thomas Romero, EVER 1:01.29, 3. Sergio Calderon, FLAN 1:11.35.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 5:10.18, 2. Aldo Zepeda, EVER 5:44.03, 3. Sam Cabrera, FLAN 7:41.29.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Everglades 1:42.87, 2. Flanagan 1:46.50.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Alejandro Mateus, EVER 58.77, 2. Juan Colmenares, EVER 1:00.54, 3. Jayden Kaufman, FLAN 1:16.14.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Thomas Romen, EVER 1:09.28, 2. Luciano Munoz, FLAN 1:22.05, 3. Manuel Melandez, EVER 1:27.47.

400-meter freestyle relay: 1. Everglades A 3:36.59, 2. Everglades B 4:13.02.

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

SOFLO’s Mallory Schleicher Wins Swim Miami Beach Open Water Mile


By Sharon Robb

MIAMI BEACH, December 3, 2018—Mallory Schleicher of South Florida Aquatic Club won the second annual Swim Miami Beach Open Water Mile off North Beach Bandshell on Sunday.

After competing in the two-day SOFLO Holiday Classic, Schleicher, 15 won the overall women’s title in 16 minutes and 26 seconds.

Schleicher was eighth overall among a field of 174 men and women swimmers and also won her 15-16 age group. Schleicher is one of the Florida Gold Coast’s top open water swimmers.

At the SOFLO Holiday Classic, she was second in the 50- and 100-yard freestyle events and 100-yard backstroke and third in the 100-yard butterfly, all with time drops.

Gina Grant, 20, of Pembroke Pines and SOFLO was second overall among women and second in her age group in 26:08 in the Special Olympics Open Water Mile Swim.

Two other SOFLO swimmers competed in the mile swim. Leonardo Mateus, 16, was sixth overall in 15:47 and Alejandro Mateus, 13, was tenth overall in 16:39. Both won their age groups.

Canadian David Pouliot won the men’s overall title in 14:24 among 123 men and his 19-24 age group title.

ELSEWHERE

Olympian and former Florida Atlantic swimmer Manny Huerta won the 30-34 age group title Sunday at the Ironman South American Championship in Mar del Plata, Argentina. He finished in 8 hours, 29 minutes and 47 seconds. He was 15th among 728 male triathletes and 18th overall among a field of 834. He qualified in his age group for the Kona Ironman World Championship representing Puerto Rico. Michaeil Weiss of Austria won in 7:30:23. Aussie Sarah Crowley won the women’s title in 8:20.17.

MEN OVERALL

1. David Pouliot, Canada 14:24, 2. Nathan Beaudin-Bolduc, Canada 14:54, 3. Edouard Belanger, Canada 14:55, 4. Mathieu Potvin, Canada 14:58, 5. Maxime Gagnon, Canada 15:01, 6. Leonardo Mateus, Miramar 15:47, 7. Ricardo Valdivia, South Miami 15:51, 8. Alejandro Mateus, Miramar 16:39, 9. Xavier Desharnais, Canada 17:08, 10. Diego Lopez, Boynton Beach 17:21.

WOMEN OVERALL

1. Mallory Schleicher, Cooper City 16:26, 2. Rosalie Davidson, Canada 16:38, 3. Mia Venera Desjarlais, Canada 16:41, 4. Genevieve Louis-Seize, Canada 17:01, 5. Andrea Terriault, Canada 17:06, 6. Alexandra Judith Bougie, Canada 17:07, 7. Liz Dillman, Naperville, Ill. 18:00, 8. Samantha Trodick, Sunrise 19:23, 9. Anabela Shearer, Sunrise 19:26, 10. Merle Liivand, Tallinn 19:35.

GIRLS AGE GROUP

13-14, 1. Anabela Shearer 19:26, 2. Megan Smith 20:16.7, 3. Sofia Avellaneda 20:16.9; 15-16, 1. Mallory Schleicher 16:26, 2. Genevieve Louis-Seize 17:01, 3. Samantha Trodick 19:23; 17-18, 1. Rosalie Davidson 16:38, 2. Mia Venera Desjarlais 16:41, 3. Maya Goldstein 24:52; 19-24, 1. Andrea Terriault 17:06, 2. Alexandra Judith Bougie 17:07, 3. Kristen Page 22:25; 25-29, 1. Merle Liivand 19:35, 2. Monica Sita 20:58, 3. Arianna Sunyak 24:42; 30-34, 1. Francesca Smart 20:58, 2. Kelly Tewksbury 23:38, 3. Alise Shoemaker 24:42; 35-39, 1. Liliana Montes 23:57, 2. Sara Edlund 25:00, 3. Jennifer Cotugno 29:20; 40-44, 1. Isabel De La Vega 32:01; 45-49, 1. Maete Porto 21:44, 2. Kathleen Cattie 27:40, 3. Amanda Hunt 29:55; 50-54, 1. Liz Dillman 18:00, 2. Valerie Yaeger 31:21, 3. Kathy Eva 35:14; 55-59, 1. Carin Cohen 23:10, 2. Cafeae Rebecca Brown 26:53, 3. Adrienne Chin-Ogilvie 31:25; 60-64, 1. Carla Albano 23:20, 2. Nancy Famulari 26:53, 3. Sheryl Strasser 28:32; 65-69, 1. Janice Mattson 21:25; 70-and-over, 1. Susan Morris 32:40.

BOYS AGE GROUP

11-12, 1. Lucas Young 21:51, 2. Giovanni Gianfriddo 27:55, 3. Leonardo Moncada 28:13; 13-14, 1. Alejandro Mateus 16:39, 2. Roberto Kassin 20:11, 3. Cesar Rodriguez 28:19; 15-16, 1. Leonardo Mateus 15:47, 2. Diego Lopez 17:21; 17-18, 1. Mathieu Potvin 14:58, 2. Maxime Gagnon 15:01, 3. Brandon Schleicher 19:49; 19-24, 1. David Pouliot 14:24, 2. Nathan Beaudin-Bolduc 14:54, 3. Edouard Belanger 14:55; 25-29, 1. Xavier Desharnais 17:08, 2. Nicholas Ewing 22:35, 3. Caio Pereira 23:07; 30-34, 1. Oscar Fonseca 19:54, 2. Mario Pacitti 23:14, 3. Juan Castaneda 23:18; 35-39, 1. Wesley Hardin 21:23, 2. Jasmel Acosta 22:21, 3. Eduardo Klepacz 22:48; 40-44, 1. Peter Gutenberg 20:46, 2. Alejandro Kaed 22:47, 3. Brian Clay 22:53; 45-49, 1. Andrew Farrell 18:56, 2. Eduardo Tawil 19:07, 3. Luiz Andrade 20:45; 50-54, 1. Ricardo Valdivia 15:51, 2. Jeffrey Moore 17:35, 3. Victor Mestre 20:34; 55-59, 1. Hugo Vila 20:03, 2. John De Olazarra 20:23, 3. Mark Beutler 20:25; 60-64, 1. David Boudreau 20:44, 2. Edward Boaz 20:49, 3. Carlos Lloreda 20:52; 65-69, 1. Robert Strauss 25:37, 2. Frank McCarthy 29:20, 3. Arnaldo Ramos 29:21; 70-and-over, 1. John Peck 33:29, 2. Ron Samson 35:37.

ONE MILE SPECIAL OLYMPICS

1. Filipp Nosov, Sunny Isles Beach 15:43, 2. Kateryna Honcharova, St. Charles, Mo. 18:06, 3. Peter Vila, Miami 24:26, 4. Gianni Mercado, Hollywood 24:29, 5. Gina Grant, Pembroke Pines 26:08.

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

Cooper City Defeats Everglades, Western In Regular Season Finale, Next Up District 10-4A Meet


By Sharon Robb

FORT LAUDERDALE, October 10, 2018—Cooper City came up big in its’ regular season home finale against Everglades and Western.

The Cowboys girls defeated Everglades, 138-32, and Western, 130-50. Western topped Everglades, 111-55, in the tri-meet.

The girls won all three relays and all eight swimming races. Western diver Hannah Egert was the only non-Cooper City winner.

Mallory Schleicher, Solano Capalbo and Imriel Coughlin were double winners.

Schleicher won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:04.37 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:23.63.

Capalbo won the 50-yard freestyle in 25.40 and 100-yard freestyle in 56.03.

Coughlin won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:21.73 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:06.56.

The boys team defeated Western, 123-61 and Everglades, 131-42. Westen defeated Everglades, 120-47.

Cooper City won all three boys relays and was led by double winner Robert Wilson in the 50- and 100-yard freestyles and Mikey Cline in the 100-yard backstroke.

Jose Diaz of Western won two events, the 200-yard freestyle in 1:51.04 and 100-yard butterfly in 56.70.

Leonardo Mateus of Everglades was a double winner in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:01.45 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:01.86.

Cooper City will now turn its sights to the Oct. 26 District 10-4A Swimming and Diving Championships at Nova High School’s pool hosted by Flanagan at 8:30 a.m. Last year both teams were runners-up behind champion Cypress Bay.

GIRLS
Cooper City 138, Everglades 32
Cooper City 130, Western 50
Western 111, Everglades 55

200-yard medley relay: 1. Cooper City A 1:57.64, 2. Cooper City B 2:02.40, 3. Western 2:05.96.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Mallory Schleicher, CC 2:04.37, 2. Molly Golding, CC 2:00.93, 3. Alexandra Drucker, WES 2:14.05.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Imriel Coughlin, CC 2:21.73, 2. Kate Kaplan, CC 2:26.03, 3. Valerie Leon, WES 2:35.65.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Solana Capalbo, CC 25.40, 2. Kate Kaplan, CC 27.07, 3. Paola Huerta, EVER 28.95.

1-meter diving: 1. Hannah Egert, WES 178.43, 2. Brianna Grave, CC 156.30.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Kathleen Golding, CC 1:01.78, 2. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 1:03.52, 3. Cameron Thomas, WES 1:07.35.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Solana Capalbo, CC 56.03, 2. Jeanna Marie Brames, CC 57.36, 3. Alanna Arentsen, WES 59.63.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Mallory Schleicher, CC 5:23.63, 2. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 5:30.00, 3. Sally Golding, CC 5:33.09.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City A 1:44.62, 2. Cooper City B 1:52.56, 3. Western 2:08.03.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Imriel Coughlin, CC 1:06.56, 2. LeeAnn Ranalli, CC 1:07.39.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Molly Golding, CC 1:09.25, 2. Kathleen Golding, CC 1:10.68, 3. Sally Golding, CC 1:14.80.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City 3:57.00, 2. Western 3:59.86, 3. Everglades 4:20.56.

BOYS
Cooper City 123, Western 61
Cooper City 131, Everglades 42
Western 120, Everglades 47

200-yard medley relay: 1. Cooper City A 1:44.81, 2. Western 1:45.55, 3. Cooper City B 1:53.34.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Jose Diaz, WES 1:51.04, 2. Mark Zhang, CC 1:57.65, 3. Troy Spratley, CC 2:00.53.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 2:01.45, 2. Mikey Cline, CC 2:01.52, 3. Javier Roman, CC 2:57.67.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Robert Wilson, CC 23.06, 2. Eduardo Lopez, WES 23.64, 3. Christopher Christakis, CC 24.88.

1-meter diving: 1. Tyler Flowers, CC 241.35.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Jose Diaz, WES 56.70, 2. Aaron Blanco, CC 1:02.34, 3. Andres Ferrer, WES 1:02.60.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Robert Wilson, CC 55.84, 2. Gabriel Riviera, CC 56.45, 3. Arie Van Tol, WES 58.59

500-yard freestyle: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 5:01.86, 2. Sam Nimroozi, CC 5:13.56, 3. Isaiah Reilly, CC 5:15.68.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City A 1:41.54, 2. Cooper City B 1:43.97, 3. Western 1:47.55.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Mikey Cline, CC 57.65, 2. Eduardo Lopez, WES 58.39, 3. Sam Nimroozi, CC 58.75.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Mateo Valdivieso, WES 1:06.44, 2. Jared Tamaroff, CC 1:07.77, 3. Alec Tamaroff, CC 1:08.78.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City A 3:26.60, 2. Western 3:34.87, 3. Cooper City B 4:06.09.

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

Everglades, Flanagan Split; Everglades Girls, Flanagan Boys Win


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, September 13, 2018—Everglades girls and Flanagan boys won in a dual meet Wednesday at Pembroke Falls YMCA.

Everglades, led by double winners Sophie Bedoya, Alana Acevedo and Sarah Acevedo defeated Flanagan, 59-35.

Bedoya won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:16.46 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:24.06.

Alana Acevedo won the 100-yard freestyle in 1:02.90 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:12.34.

Sarah Acevedo won the 100-yard butterfly in 1:04.41 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:01.70.

Flanagan boys, led by Michael Toro, topped Everglades, 52-38.

Toro won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:04.53 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:02.36. Blaize Chin, Sebastian Simko, and Matthew Camargo were also winners for Flanagan.

Everglades was led by double winner Leonardo Mateus in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:08.09 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:02.04.

There was no diving competition.

Everglades will swim McArthur and South Broward next Thursday at the Bulldogs pool. Flanagan will host Cypress Bay, also on Thursday.

GIRLS
Everglades 59, Flanagan 35

200-yard medley relay: 1. Everglades, 2:10.00.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Sophie Bedoya, EVER 2:16.46, 2. Toro, FL 2:16.72, 3. Glorida, EVER 3:10.92.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Blitz, FL 2:35.74, 2. Munoz, FL 2:40.72, 3. Fregoso, EVER 2:59.26.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Farira, EVER 28.61, 2. Carvajal, EVER 3307, 3. Bernal, FL 33.59.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 1:04.41, 2. Munoz, FL 1:12, 3. Davlatova, EVER 1:27.96.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Alana Acevedo, EVER 1:02.90, 2. Huerta, EVER 1:04.32, 3 Dolce, FL 1:21.49.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 5:01.70, 2. Roca, FL 6:53.63, 3. Handel, FL 8:02.01.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Flanagan 1:58.67.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Flanagan 1:58.67.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Alana Acevedo, EVER 1:12.34, 2. Blitz, FL 1:14.82, 3. Fatout, FL 1:34.55.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Sophie Bedoya, EVER 1:24.06, 2. Toro, FL 1:24.27, 3. Davalatova, EVER 1:37.75.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Everglades 4:28.83.

BOYS
Flanagan 52, Everglades 38

200-yard medley relay: 1. Flanagan 1:53.25.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Michael Toro, FL 2:04.53, Garrido, EVER 2:05.09, 3. Lopez, FL 2:48.74.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 2:08.09, 2. Munoz, FL 2:56.03, 3. Ayala, FL 3:01.81.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Blaize Chin Yee, FL 26.45, 2. Andrew Lorenzzi, EVER 27.31, 3. Kissinger, FL 27.60.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Michael Toro, FL 1:02.36, 2. Chau, EVER 1:18.94, 3. Briceno, EVER 1:38.41.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Sebastian Simko, FL 54.45, 2. Matthew Camargo, FL 56.43, 3. Thomas Romero, EVER 1:03.40.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 5:02.04, 2. Chin Yee, FL 6:17.98, 3. Kaufman, FL 6:39.93.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Flanagan 1:47.52.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Melendez, EVER 1:02.43, 2. Sebastian Simko, EVER 1:02.43, 3. Robert Garrido, EVER 1:09.46.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Mathew Camargo, FL 1:12.73, 2. Melendez, EVER 1:13.78, 3. Munoz, FL 1:19.88.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Everglades 3:57.53.

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

South Broward Sweeps Dillard, Everglades; SOFLO’s Acevedo, Bedoya, Mateus Win


By Sharon Robb

September 6, 2018–South Broward High School, relying on its returnees, depth and relays, swept Everglades and Dillard to win its second meet of the season at the Bulldogs’ Aquatic Center.

The Bulldogs girls team defeated Dillard, 73-20, and Everglades 52-44. The girls won two relays and five individual events.

Alexandra Ruiz of South Broward was a double winner in the 50-yard freestyle in 26.96 and 100-yard freestyle in 58.90. Victoria Bruno-Martinez and Mikaela Lawrence-MacKenzie were individual winners.

South Broward’s Sophie Bedoya of SOFLO won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:28.97 and was second in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:16.53.

The boys team also defeated Dillard, 81-5, and Everglades, 63-32. The boys won all three relays and six individual events.

Andrew Rogatinksy was a double winner for the Bulldogs and member of two winning relays. He won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:55.43 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:02.96.

Two other SOFLO swimmers did well. Sarah Acevedo of Everglades was a double winner in the 100-yard butterfly in 1:03.36 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:44.59. She was also a member of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay.

Leonardo Mateus, also of Everglades, was a double winner. He won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:05.12 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:57.88.

On Wednesday, Sept. 12 South Broward will host Cooper City and West Broward at 4:30 p.m. Dillard will host Boyd Anderson, Northeast and Taravella at 4:30 p.m. Everglades has an away meet at Flanagan at 4:30 p.m.

GIRLS
South Broward 73, Dillard 20
South Broward 52, Everglades 44
Everglades 65, Dillard 16

200-yard medley relay: 1. South Broward (Victoria Bruno-Martinez, Karina Umana, Alexandra Ruiz, Mikaela Lawrence-MacKenzie) 1:54.09.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Victoria Bruno-Martinez, SB 2:10.43, 2. Sophie Bedoya, SB 2:16.53.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Mikaela Lawrence-MacKenzie, SB 2:45.02, 2. Karina Umana, SB 2:51.28.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Alexandra Ruiz, SB 26.96, 2. Farina, SB 29.05.

1-meter springboard diving: None.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 1:03.36, 2. Victoria Bruno-Martinez, SB 1:03.71.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Alexandra Ruiz, SB 58.90, 2. Huerta, EVER 1:02.44.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 5:44.59, 2. Ochoa 7:55.68.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. South Broward (Victoria Bruno-Martinez, Karina Umana, Mikaela Lawrence-MacKenzie, Alexandra Ruiz) 1:54.09.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 1:13.40, 2. Wyche 1:24.57.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Sophie Bedoya, SB 1:28.97, 2. Karina Umana, SB 1:30.90.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Everglades (Bedoya, Huerta, Acevedo, Acevedo) 4:20.81.

BOYS
South Broward 63, Everglades 32
South Broward 81, Dillard 5
Everglades 63, Dillard 11

200-yard medley relay: 1. South Broward (Sebastian Santiago, Andrew Rogatinsky, Adefunmi, Daniyil Kovalov) 1:52.62.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Andrew Rogatinsky, SB 1:55.43, 2. Garrido, SB 2:07.93.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 2:05.12, 2. Andrew Lopez, SB 2:31.53.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Sebastian Santiago, SB 23.31, 2. Daniyil Kovalov, SB 24.11.

1-meter springboard diving: None.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Ashola Adefunmi, SB 1:06.18, 2. Malcolm Wilkie, SB 1:11.26.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Daniyil Kovalov, SB 56.19, 2. Sobora, 59.63.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 4:57.88, 2. Malcolm Wilke, SB 6:20.62.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. South Broward (Adefunmi, Lopez, Whitaker, Santiago) 1:42.53.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Melendez, SB 1:04.73, 2. Novaton, 1:08.96.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Andrew Rogatinsky, SB 1:02.96, 2. Woods, 1:04.81.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. South Broward (Sobora, Kovalov, Whitaker, Andrew Rogatinsky) 3:46.59.

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

SOFLO Swimmers Continue Championship Season At FGC Senior Championships This Weekend


By Sharon Robb

CORAL SPRINGS, July 26, 2018—South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers will compete this weekend at the Florida Gold Coast Senior Long Course Championships.

The three-day meet will be hosted by Coral Springs Swim Club at the Michael Lohberg Pool of Champions at Coral Springs Aquatic Complex.

A week after winning the FGC Junior Olympics, SOFLO will compete along with several top teams including defending champion Azura Florida Aquatics.

SOFLO hopes to improve on last year’s seventh-place finish in the combined team totals with 540 points. A few SOFLO swimmers are also hoping to make their cuts for the USA Swimming Futures Championships.

SOFLO qualified 30 swimmers (12 women and 18 men) in 151 individual events. SOFLO also has 18 relay teams entered in 10 relays.

SOFLO swimmers are: Alana Acevedo, 17; Monica Alvarez, 30; Michael Arias, 15; Sophia Bedoya, 16; Heath Brames, 18; Kyana Castro, 15; Maya Coffey, 17; Juan Colmenares, 14; Daniela Curbelo, 15; Naomi Eaton, 16; Jonathan Farah, 20; Logan Gonzalez, 13; John Paul Handal, 15; Kylie Herman, 21; Kerollos Ibrahim, 18; Philopatier Ibrahim, 15; CJ Kopecki, 19; Jena Legaspi, 14; Rebekah Ling, 16; Melissa Marinheiro, 21; Michelle Marinheiro, 15; Alejandro Mateus, 13; Leonardo Mateus, 16; Abby Oyetunji, 18; Juancamilo Rivero, 15; Moises Rodriguez, 14; Nicolas Rossi, 15; Andrea Toledano, 17; Amy-Nicole Toro, 16; Michael Toro, 16; Christian Vasquez, 15; Marcos Vazquez, 15; and Robert Wilson, 15.

SOFLO’s CJ Kopecki, 19, is seeded second in the 200-meter butterfly in 2:08.83.

Melissa Marinheiro, 21, is seeded second in the 400-meter freestyle in 4:26.89 and second in the 200-meter freestyle in 2:07.55.

Leonardo Mateus, 16, is seeded first among 15-16s in the 1500-meter freestyle in 16:54.58.

The field features 42 Florida Gold Coast teams including Azura, Swim Fort Lauderdale, Hialeah, Gulliver Swim Club, Jupiter Dragons, Pine Crest Swimming, Westminster Academy and East Coast Aquatic Club.

The 50s will start from the dive well end of the pool for the entire meet according to meet organizers.

IF YOU GO

What: Florida Gold Coast Senior Long Course Championships

When: Friday-Sunday, prelims 8:30 a.m., finals 5 p.m., warm-ups 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. each day.

Timelines: Friday, prelims, 8:30 a.m.-12:28 p.m., finals 5-7:42 p.m.; Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-12:19 p.m., 5-7:37 p.m.; Sunday, 8:30 a.m.-1:16 p.m., 5-8:03 p.m.

Where: Coral Springs Aquatic Complex, Michael Lohberg School of Champions, 12441 Royal Palm Blvd., Coral Springs.

Of note: In last year’s meet, Azura won the combined team title with 1,295.50 followed by Gulliver with 1,245 and Metro Aquatics with 930…Admission $5 per session for prelims and $3 per session for finals…Concession stand will be available…For information call 954-345-2121 or 954-340-5032.

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