SOFLO Dominates Second Session Of PST-SOFLO Dual Meet


By Sharon Robb
PLANTATION, May 6, 2022—South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers got in some good racing against Plantation Swim Team during the second session of the two-day dual meet Friday at Plantation Aquatic Complex.

After two sessions, SOFLO leads Plantation Swim Team in the boys’ competition, 686-529 and girls’ competition, 833-328.

Seventy percent of SOFLO’s swimmers turned in at least one best time.

The most impressive time drop was in the 800-meter freestyle by SOFLO’s Matt McVeigh, 14, finishing second in 10 minutes, 41.34 seconds, dropping 1:04.38 off his previous best of 11:45.72. It was his third best time of the meet.

Among SOFLO’s multi-event winners were:

Catalina Akpabio, 9, won the 50-meter butterfly, 51.37; 50-meter backstroke, best time 53.16; 50-meter breaststroke, 59.17, best time; and 50-meter freestyle.

Gabriel Ferrer, 9, won the 50-meter butterfly, best time 47.01; 50-meter backstroke, 46.76; and 50-meter freestyle, best time 40.65.

Jenesys Amores, 13, 50-meter butterfly, best time 32.64; 50-meter backstroke, 35.24; 800-meter freestyle, 10:09.02.

Jianna Amores, 11, 50-meter butterfly, best time 32.94; 50-meter freestyle, best time 31.33.

Gabriella DeLuna, 15, 50-meter butterfly, 32.56; 50-meter backstroke, 35.42; and 50-meter breaststroke, best time 38.40.

Natalie Gembicki, 17, 50-meter butterfly, best time 31.01; 50-meter breaststroke, best time 38.86; and 50-meter freestyle, 28.55.

Ryan Harries, 12, 50-meter butterfly, best time 34.92; 50-meter breaststroke, 40.52; and 50-meter freestyle, 31.17.

SOFLO has 139 swimmers (71 girls, 68 boys) entered in 721 events and 32 relay teams for four relays.

The meet concludes on Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. with the remainder of the events including relays.

Spectators are allowed in a designated area. Spectators will be charged a $5 entrance fee (cash only).

PST-SOFLO 50s
GIRLS

50-meter butterfly:
9-and-under, 1. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 51.37, 2. Mia Rop, SOFLO 56.85, 3. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 57.17, time drop 5.15.
10, 1. Jilliam Henriquez, PST 36.45, 2. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 40.79, time drop 1.41, 3. Devy Otero, SOFLO 47.98, time drop 1.80.
11, 1. Jianna Amores, SOFLO 32.94, time drop 0.93, 2. Jemma Baldwin, SOFLO 34.71, time drop 0.39, 3. Sofia Rodriguez, SOFLO 35.14, time drop 0.97.
12, 1. Mackenzie McPherson, SOFLO 34.66, time drop 0.22, 2. Rose Seniuk, SOFLO 35.21, time drop 0.03, 3. Laila Harran, SOFLO 36.14, time drop 1.46.
13, 1. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 32.64, time drop 1.27, 2. Amanda Grubbs, SOFLO 32.88, time drop 0.22, 3. Caitlyn Britto, PST 39.37.
14, 1. Paola Escobar, PST 33.18, 2. Chloe Cupid, PST 33.87, 3. Sarah Bedoya, SOFLO 35.46, time drop 0.53.
15, 1. Gabriela DeLuna, SOFLO 32.56, 2. Kaylee Del Rio, SOFLO 35.55, 3. Camryn Britto, PST 36.32.
16-and-over, 1. Natalie Gembicki, SOFLO 31.01, time drop 4.12, 2. Mia Gelin, PST 32.19, 3. Nicol Bellardi, PST 32.62.

50-meter backstroke:
9-and-under, 1. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 53.16, time drop 4.16, 2. Mia Rop, SOFLO 57.17, 3. Anna Guerrero, SOFLO 59.53.
10, 1. Jilliam Henriquez, PST 38.50, 2. Devy Otero, SOFLO 49.64, time drop 0.07, 3. Gabriela Ekht, SOFLO 50.30, time drop 0.36.
11, 1. Ellie Jackson, SOFLO 38.59, 2. Jemma Baldwin, SOFLO 39.18, 3. Jianna Amores, SOFLO 40.12.
12, 1. Saree Young, SOFLO 35.49, 2. Laila Harran, SOFLO 35.58, 3. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 37.09.
13, 1. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 35.24, 2. Amanda Grubbs, SOFLO 38.37, 3. Sophia Avila, SOFLO 42.99.
14, 1. Katelyn Gembicki, SOFLO 36.71, 2. Chloe Cupid, PST 38.80, 3. Paola Escobar, PST 39.37.
15-16, 1. Gabriella DeLuna, SOFLO 35.42, 2. Mia Gelin, PST 36.41, 3. Isabella Bello, PST 38.41.
17-and-over, 1. Nicol Bellardi, PST 33.99, 2. Ana Villamil, SOFLO 35.27, 3. Natalie Gembicki, SOFLO 36.27.

800-meter freestyle:
11, 1. Jemma Baldwin, SOFLO 10:20.18, 2. Anna Finneran, PST 11:15.10.
12, 1. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 10:29.79, 2. Mackenzie McPherson, SOFLO 10:46.49.
13, 1. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 10:09.02, 2. Amanda Grubbs, SOFLO 10:26.87.
14, 1. Amelie Bicerne, SOFLO 10:13.65, 2. Georgina Henriquez, PST 10:40.51, 3. Tania Mantilla, SOFLO 11:05.27.
15-16, 1. Alexis Christensen, PST 10:16.53, 2. Cali Harries, SOFLO 11:13.38, 3. Cameron Corbett, PST 11:19.38.

50-meter breaststroke:
9, 1. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 59.17, time drop 3.19, 2. Savanna Alonso, PST 1:03.81.
10, 1. Jilliam Henriquez, PST 47.85, 2. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 50.74, 3. Devy Otero, SOFLO 53.03, time drop 0.28.
11, 1. Didia Miccolis, SOFLO 46.25, time drop 2.17, 2. Jianna Amores, SOFLO 46.68, time drop 1.42, 3. Ellie Jackson, SOFLO 47.51, time drop 0.80.
12, 1. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 42.79, 2. Rose Seniuk, SOFLO 43.38, 3. Sophie Szutkowski, SOFLO 43.69, time drop 2.36.
13, 1. Amanda Grubbs, SOFLO 45.12, 2. Jaimie Nolan, PST 45.25, 3. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 47.41.
14, 1. Paola Escobar, PST 39.22, 2. Chloe Cupid, PST 44.93, 3. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 45.52.
15-16, 1. Gabriela DeLuna, SOFLO 38.40, 2. Mia Gelin, PST 41.12, 3. Natalia Sibug, PST 41.51.
17-and-over, 1. Natalie Gembicki, SOFLO 38.86, time drop 0.01, 2. Sabrina Osorio, SOFLO 39.51, 3. Nicol Bellardi, SOFLO 40.26.

50-meter freestyle:
9-and-under, 1. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 43.84, 2. Mia Rop, SOFLO 48.59, 3. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 48.87.
10, 1. Jilliam Henriquez, SOFLO 32.29, time drop 0.06, 2. Valentina Remmele, SOFLO 37.19, 3. Paige Fleming, SOFLO 43.23.
11, 1. Jianna Amores, SOFLO 31.33, time drop 0.21, 2. Jemma Baldwin, SOFLO 31.35, time drop 0.61, 3. Ellie Jackson, SOFLO 31.48, time drop 2.08.
12, 1. Laila Harran, SOFLO 30.50, 2. Rose Seniuk, SOFLO 31.46, time drop 0.12, 3. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 32.09, time drop 0.12.
13, 1. Mikhel Martin, SOFLO 31.70, 2. Caitlyn Britto, PST 34.43, time drop 0.60, 3. Sophia Avila, SOFLO 35.59.
14, 1. Katelyn Gembicki, SOFLO 29.10, 2. Amelie Bicerne, SOFLO 30.48, 3. Sarah Bedoya, SOFLO 31.07.
15-16, 1. Mia Gelin, PST 30.06, 2. Alexis Christensen, PST 30.27, 3. Gabriella DeLuna, SOFLO 30.90.
17-and-over, 1. Natalie Gembicki, SOFLO 28.55, 2. Ana Villamil, SOFLO 29.21, 3. Nicol Bellardi, PST 29.98.

BOYS
50-meter butterfly:
9-and-under, 1. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 47.01, time drop 3.85, 2. Leonardo Zuluaga, SOFLO 49.94.
10, 1. Luis Felipe Quingatuna, PST 37.44, 2. Toma Petkov, SOFLO 39.98, time drop 1.14, 3. Elias Akpabio, SOFLO 46.81, time drop 4.23.
11, 1. Eric Ferrer, SOIFLO 35.82, time drop 0.52, 2. Daniel Chaussky, SOFLO 35.92, time drop 0.29, 3. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 37.86.
12, 1. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 34.92, 2. David Valdiviezo, SOFLO 35.37, 3. Dmitrii Berezin, SOFLO 39.68, time drop 0.55.
13, 1. Jeremiah Paiz, PST 28.94, 2. Adrian Rendon, SOFLO 32.88, time drop 0.27, 3. Joseph-Blake Natino, SOFLFO 33.24, time drop 1.59.
14, 1. Tristan Dons, SOFLO 31.19, time drop 2.33, 2. Barron Tate, PST 31.39, 3. Benjamin Kim, SOFLO 31.40, time drop 1.96.
15, 1. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 27.80, time drop 0.99, 2. Mario Granizo, PST 28.42, 3. Alex Kalil Mansur, PST 28.51.
16-and-over, 1. Renato Herran, PST 26.40, 2. Wisthon Rendon, SOFLO 27.27, time drop 0.16, 3. Andres Teran Santos, PST 28.70.

50-meter backstroke:
9-and-under, 1. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 46.76, 2. Ian Ibarra, SOFLO 48.47, time drop 3.82, 3. Leonardo Zuluaga, SOFLO 51.07.
10, 1. Luis Felipe Quingatuna, PST 39.58, 2. Toma Petkov, SOFLO 43.70, 3. Elias Akpabio, SOFLO 46.52, time drop 13.27.
11, 1. Noah Mejias, SOFLO 37.58, time drop 0.75, 2. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 38.19, 3. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 40.21, time drop 1.68.
12, 1. Ethan Hall, SOFLO 36.11, time drop 0.82, 2. David Valdiviezo, SOFLO 37.51, 3. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 38.44.
13, 1. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 33.59, 2. Jeremiah Paiz, PST 34.10, 3. Adrian Rendon, SOFLO 35.41.
14, 1. Barron Tate, PST 34.65, 2. Benjamin Kim, SOFLO 34.71, time drop 1.14, 3. Tristan Dons, SOFLO 34.84.
15-16, 1. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 31.21, 2. Alex Kalil Mansur, PST 31.81, 3. Andres Teran Santos, PST 32.25.
17-and-over, 1. Renato Herran, PST 29.99, 2. Karl-Wilson Aimable, PST 30.01, 3. Daniel Fiallo, PST 34.89.

800-meter freestyle:
11, 1. Eric Ferrer, SOFLO 10:23.14.
12, 1. Benjamin Cupid, PST 10:27.44.
13, 1. Joshua Menezes, SOFLO 10:29.43.
14, 1. John Crobett, PST 10:32.3, 2. Matt McVeigh, OFLO 10:41.34, time drop 1:04.38.
15-16, 1. Gabriel Tortola, PST 8:57.27, 2. Mario Granizo, PST 9:27.93, 3. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 9:34.48.
17-and-over, 1. Wisthon Rendon, SOFLO 9:10.50, 2. Josue Paiz, PST 9:59.14.

50-meter breaststroke:
9-and-under, 1. Leonardo Zuluaga, SOFLO 51.89, 2. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 54.85, 3. Ian Ibarra, SOFLO 59.91, time drop 3.79.
10, 1. Toma Petkov, SOFLO 47.25, 2. Elias Akpabio, SOFLO 53.74, time drop 6.77, 3. Luis Felipe Quingatuna, PST 53.78.
11, 1. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 46.60, 2. Julian Sibug, PST 46.91, 3. Rocco Herran, PST 50.99.
12, 1. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 40.52, 2. David Valdiviezo, SOFLO 44.59, 3. Dmitrii Berezin, SOFLO 47.67, time drop 0.53.
13, 1. Joseph-Blake Natino, SOFLO 37.92, time drop 0.29, 2. Joshua Menezes, SOFLO 38.50, time drop 0.78, 3. Jeremiah Paiz, PST 38.53.
14, 1. Adriano Corrieri, PST 34.46, 2. Barron Tate, PST 35.42, 3. Abraham Penaloza, SOFLO 36.88.
15-16, 1. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 31.57, 2. Emanuel Cuarta, PST 32.22, 3. Alex Kalil Mansur, PST 35.38.
17-and-over, 1. Renato Herran, PST 33.44, 2. Jose Robles, PST 33.99, 3. Wisthon Rendon, SOFLO 36.30.

50-meter freestyle:
9-and-under, 1. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 40.65, time drop 0.09, 2. Leonardo Zuluaga, SOFLO 43.49, 3. Ian Ibarra, SOFLO 44.86, time drpp 4.46.
10, 1. Luis Felipe Quingatuna, PST 34.26, 2. Toma Petkov, SOFLO 35.91, time drop 0.77, 3. Elias Akpabio, SOFLO 41.73, time drop 3.34.
11, 1. Guillermo Mantilla, SOFLO 31.60, 2. Noah Mejias, SOFLO 31.67, time drop 1.38, 3. Eric Ferrer, SOFLO 31.74, time drop 0.76.
12, 1. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 31.17, 2. Nomar Alvarez, PST 32.92, 3. David Valdiviezo, SOFLO 33.32.
13, 1. Jeremiah Paiz, PST 28.98, 2. Aleksander Chaussky, SOFLO 29.54, time drop 0.14, 3. Alex Viazmetinov, PST 29.71.
14, 1. Barron Tate, PST 27.40, 2. Adriano Corrieri, PST 27.61, 3. Javier Guardia, PST 28.23.
15-16, 1. Alex Kalil Mansur, PST 25.63, 2. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 26.20, 3. Juan Orjuela, PST 26.59.
17-and-over, 1. Renato Herran, PST 24.71, 2. Karl-Wilson Aimable, PST 25.79, 3. Jose Robles, PST 26.48.

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

SOFLO Swimmers Dominate Session Two Of TYR SOFLO Open


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, January 22, 2022–South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers rose to the occasion Saturday in the second session of the TYR South Florida Aquatic Club Open.

SOFLO continues to lead the men’s team standings with 675 points and women’s team standings with 747 points. Ransom Everglades is a distant second in both categories.

SOFLO age group swimmers dominated the second session with 68 percent of its swimmers turning in at least one best time during the morning.

SOFLO swept the girls and boys 200-yard medley relays. The girls’ team of Sara Quintero, Olivia Dinehart, Ana Villamil and Nat Gembicki won in 1:55.15.

The boys relay of Alejandro Mateus, Javier Colmenares, Manuel Melendez and Alexander Miller in 1:41.90.

SOFLO’s individual event winners were:

Olivia Dinehart, 200-yard breaststroke, 2:26.01.

Jenesys Amores, 100-yard backstroke, 1:04.75.

Lydia Smutny, 200-yard individual medley, 2:26.08, time drop 1.35.

Katelyn Gembicki, 500-yard freestyle, 5:33.71.

Nat Gembicki, 500-yard freestyle, 5:23.25.

Abraham Penaloza, 200-yard breaststroke 2:34.92, time drop 2.60.

Felipe Rodriguez, 50-yard breaststroke, 32.14.

Derek Hau, 50-yard freestyle, 23.49.

Manuel Melendez, 50-yard freestyle, 22.99, time drop 0.02.

Enrique Rodriguez, 500-yard freestyle 4:50.09, time drop 1.28.

Among the more impressive time drops: Katelyn Gembicki, 13.38 seconds in the 200 breaststroke and 5.30 in the 100 butterfly; Elise Dinehart 13.91 in the 100 butterfly; Isabella Bartoli 6.36 in the 200 individual medley; Dahlia Hirsh 15.39 in the 500 freestyle; Leo Sheo, 9.82 in the 50 breaststroke; and Matt McVeigh 11.98 in the 200-yard individual medley.

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 continues Saturday with a second sessions at 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. This year’s team is on track to break its previous record.

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 TWO RESULTS
GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. SOFLO 747.5, 2. Ransom Everglades 202, 3. Boca Raton 70, 4. Cyclones 51, 5. Tsunami 50, 6. Metro Aquatics 47.5, 7. Olympus 36, 8. SwimFast 22, 9. Hialeah 17.
BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. SOFLO 675, 2. Ransom Everglades 290, 3. Metro Aquatics 58, 4. Olympus 54, 5. Hialeah 47.5, 6. Boca Raton 24, 7. Tsunami 21, 8. SwimFast 6, 9. Cyclones 3.

GIRLS
200-yard medley relay:
13-and-over, 1. SOFLO A 1:55.15 (Sara Quintero, Olivia Dinehart, Ana Villamil, Nat Gembicki), 2. SOFLO B 1:56.83, 3. Ransom Everglades 1:59.72; 4. SOFLO C 2:01.87, 5. SOFLO D 2:03.33, 6. SOFLO E 2:09.57, 8. SOFLO F 2:11.66.

200-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Sophia Linfield, RANS 2:44.65, 2. Katelyn Gembicki, SOFLO 2:49.39, time drop 13.38, 3. Amanda Grubbs, SOFLO 2:51.84; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Lucy Smutny 2:51.93, time drop 1.20, 5. Sarah Vasquez 2:53.18, 7. Haley Garcia 2:57.96, 8. Gabriela Marin 3:14.83.
15-and-over, 1. Olivia Dinehart, SOFLO 2:26.01, 2. Sophia Grubbs, SOFLO 2:33.08, 3. Ana Villamil, SOFLO 2:37.50; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Dahlia Hirsh 2:38.24, time drop 4.96, 7. Cali Harries 2:53.20.

100-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 1:04.75, 2. Amelie Bicerne, SOFLO 1:04.82, 3. Sophia Linfield, RANS 1:06.48; SOFLO TOP 10: 7. Mikhel Martin 1:09.62, time drop 2.39, 8. Elise Dinehart 1:10.20, 9. Sofia Lugo 1:10.34.
15-and-over, 1. Elizabeth Sikes, BR 1:03.31, 2. Ava Martinez, TSU 1:03.68, 3. Faith Suther, OSC 1:03.72; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Sara Quintero 1:04.20, 5. Izzy Wilson 1:05.63, 6. Sofia Osorio 1:05.93, 9. Isabel Schlicht 1:11.06.

50-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Carley Kaplan, CC 35.06, 2. Elise Dinehart, SOFLO 35.68, 3. Ainsley Miller, SOFLO 36.10; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Amanda Grubbs 38.20, 7. Haley Garcia 40.11, time drop 1.69, 10. Isabella Bartoli 41.62.
15-and-over, 1. Faith Suther, OSC 33.39, 2. Dahlia Hirsh, SOFLO 33.81, 3. Rachel Larralde, RAN 34.12; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Cali Harries 38.48, 5. Judith-Alison Natino 38.61, time drop 1.06, 9. Dominque Balli 45.24, time drop 0.36, 10. Anisha Andapally 49.03, time drop 1.19.

100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Madison Aguero, UN 1:05.49, 2. Sophia Linfield, RANS 1:06.97, 3. Kaylee Del Rio, SOFLO 1:07.49; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Jenesys Amores 1:07.88, 5. Katelyn Gembicki 1:07.94, time drop 5.30, 6. Sarah Vasquez 1:08.80, time drop 3.33, 7. Elise Dinehart 1:08.82, time drop 13.91, 10. Tania Mantilla 1:11.53.
15-and-over, 1. Elizabeth Sikes, BR 59.47, 2. Olivia Dinehart, SOFLO 59.62, 3. Gabriela Avila, SOFLO 1:01.18, time drop 0.11; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Nat Gembicki 1:01.71, time drop 0.21, 5. Sara Quintero 1:03.48, 7. Izzy Wilson 1:05.23, time drop 1.23, 8. Ana Villamil 1:05.27, 9. Sophia Grubbs 1:05.31.

50-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Marcella Orlandini, RANS 26.21, 2. Carley Kaplan, CC 26.34, 3. Jenesys Amores, SOFLO 27.24, time drop 0.12; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Katelyn Gembicki 27.30, 5. Amelie Bicerne 27.39, 6. tie, Amanda Grubbs 27.51, Genesis Escobar 27.51, 10. Lydia Smutny 28.02.
15-and-over, 1. Faith Suther, OSC 24.66,2. Olivia Dinehart, SOFLO 25.18, 3. Nat Gembicki, SOFLO 25.56; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Gabriela Avila 26.14, 6. Ana Villamil 26.23, 7. Daglia Hirsh 26.36, time drop 0.05, 8. Sofia Hernandez 27.02, 9. Sophia Grubbs 27.14, 10. Izzy Wilson 27.54.

200-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Lydia Smutny, SOFLO 2:26.08, time drop 1.35, 2. Isabel Torres Mendoza, TSU 2:26.25, 3. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 2:27.42; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Elise Dinehart 2:28.78, 5. Jenesys Amores 2:30.34, time drop 0.18, 6. Tania Mantilla 2:32.84, 7. Sofia Lugo 2:34.92, 8. Kaylee Del Rio 2:40.60, 9. Isabella Bartoli 2:40.61, time drop 6.36, 10. Isabella Montes 2:49.80.
15-and-over, 1. Elizabeth Sikes, BR 2:16.27, 2. Nat Gembicki, SOFLO 2:17.36, 3. Sabrina Osorio, SOFLO 2:19.37; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Izzy Wilson 2:22.09, 5. Sofia Osorio 2:26.32, time drop 0.76.

500-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Katelyn Gembicki, SOFLO 5:33.71, 2. Amanda Grubbs, SOFLO 5:36.86, 3. Sophia Linfield, RANS 5:37.74; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Lydia Smutny 5:37.83, 9. Mikhel Martin 6:05.96.
15-and-over, 1. Nat Gembicki, SOFLO 5:23.25, 2. Dahila Hirsh, SOFLO 5:40.44, time drop 15.39, 3. Cali Harries, SOFLO 5:46.86, time drop 1.93; SOFLO: 4. Sophia Grubbs 5:47.37.

BOYS
200-yard medley relay:
13-and-over, 1. SOFLO A 1:41.90 (Alejandro Mateus, Javier Colmenares, Manuel Melendez, Alexander Miller), 2. Ransom Everglades 1:46.48, 3. SOFLO B 1:46.76, 4. SOFLO D 1:48.41, 5. SOFLO C 1:48.83, 6. SOFLO G 1:57.54, 8. SOFLO H 2:09.30.

200-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Abraham Penaloza, SOFLO 2:34.92, time drop 2.60, 2. Mason Jimenez, SOFLO 2:36.95, 3. Felipe Rodriguez, SOFLO 2:37.20; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Matt McVeigh 2:44.70, time drop 1.34, 6. Rafael Frable 2:49.69, 8. Kenny Paas 2:50.89, time drop 3.62, 10. Alexander Rahman 3:11.58.
15-and-over, 1. Oscar Rios, UN 2:20.85, 2. Alexander Miller, SOFLO 2:23.20, 3. Giorgio Rusconi, SOFLO 2:23.45; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Alan Bertea 2:25.79.

100-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 54.78, 2. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 57.42, 3. Nohan Gomez, RANS 59.71; SOFLO: 6. Matt McVeigh 1:05.67, time drop 0.10, 7. Leo Shee 1:07.41, time drop 3.97.
15-and-over, 1. Nikita Efimov, OSC 54.11, 2. Dylan Ferguson, UN 54.47, 3. Nicolas Sachade, SOFLO 54.56; SOFLO TOP 10: 6. Alejandro Mateus 56.59, 7. Enrique Rodriguez 56.63, time drop 2.60, 8. Javier Colmenares 58.42, time drop 3.96.

50-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Felipe Rodriguez, SOFLO 32.14, 2. Nick Navarro, HSC 33.44, time drop 4.86, 3. Leo Shee, SOFLO 34.11, time drop 9.82; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Rafael Frable 35.06, time drop 0.79, 5. Kenny Paas 35.48, 9. Brennan Mair 37.77.
15-and-over, 1. Utzane Uz, UN 28.86, 2. Oscar Rios, UN 29.05, 3. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 29.49, time drop 2.18; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Lucas Hincapie 30.33, time drop 0.58, 6. Giorgio Rusconi 30.60, 9. Feliez Gonzalez 33.71, time drop 2.07, 10. Hashan Ekanayake 34.03, time drop 3.19.

100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 54.01, 2. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 56.14, 3. Nohan Gomez 57.98; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Mason Jimenez 1:04.09, time drop 0.38, 7. Abraham Penaloza 1:05.20, time drop 0.93, 10. Brennan Mair 1:14.67.
15-and-over, 1. Nikita Efimov, OSC 51.57, 2. Javier Colmenares, SOFLO 54.27, 3. Luis Salazar, HSC 55.08; SOFLO: 5. Alejandro Mateus 55.63, 6. Nicolas Sachade 55.64, 9. Brennan Binder 56.48.

50-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Derek Hau, SOFLO 23.49, 2. Jake Kotz-Agramonte, RANS 25.51, 3. Mathias Alvarado Elizondo, RANS 25.77; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Mason Jimenez 26.25, 5. Abraham Penaloza 26.28, 6. Leo Shee 26.57, time drop 0.02, 7. Matt McVeigh 26.67, time drop 0.42, 9. Aleksander Chaussky 27.12, time drop 0.54.
15-and-over, 1. Manuel Melendez, SOFLO 22.99, time drop 0.02, 2. Utzane Uz, UN 23.41, 3. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 23.50, time drop 1.13; SOFLO TOP 10: 4. Javier Colmenares 23.53, 8. Brennan Binder 23.98.

200-yard individual medley:
13-14, 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 2:06.77, 2. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 2:08.00, time drop 0.50, 3. Gabriel Martine Martinez Cabrera, RANS 2:13.24; SOFLO: 5. Mason Jimenez 2:19.66, time drop 1.79, 6. Felipe Rodriguez 2:20.73, 9. Abraham Penaloza 2:28.31, 10. Matt McVeigh 2:31.12, time drop 11.98.
15-and-over, 1. Nikita Efimov, OSC 1:56.85, 2. Manuel Melendez, SOFLO 2:04.37, time drop 1.81, 3. Nicolas Sachade, SOFLO 2:07.07; SOFLO TOP 10: 5. Adrian Hernandez 2:08.94, 6. Alejandro Mateus 2:09.84, 7. Alan Bertea 2:13.60, 8. Nicholas Pelaez 2:14.09, 9. Hashan Ekanayake 2:14.94, 10. Austin Nelson 2:15.55.

500-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Andy Serrano-Pena, RANS 4:53.68, 2. Jaden Amores, SOFLO 5:00.42, time drop 0.17, 3. Nohan Gomez, RANS 5:15.30; SOFLO: 6. Felipe Rodriguez 5:20.45.
15-and-over, 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SOFLO 4:50.09, time drop 1.28, 2. Dylan Ferguson, UN 4:55.88, 3. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 4:58.84; SOFLO: 4. Ivan Grass 4:59.24, 6. Austin Nelson 5:01.71, 7. Adrian Hernandez 5:02.73, 8. Alexander Miller 5:05.08, time drop 3.96, 9. Christian Tijero 5:07.12, 10. Brennan Binder 5:13.62.

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

Ethan McPeek, Hashan Ekanayake, Boys Relay Lead SOFLO On Final Day Of Sunrise Holiday Champs


By Sharon Robb

SUNRISE, December 16, 2019—South Florida Aquatic Club turned in some outstanding swims on the third and final day of the Sunrise Swimming Holiday Champs Sunday at Sunrise Civic Center Pool.

Ethan McPeek, 13, led the boys’ team as a double winner in the 11-and-over category and earned 24 points in high point.

McPeek won the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 30.19 with a time drop of 0.90. He was the fastest qualifier in morning prelims.

McPeek won the 200-yard backstroke in 2:17.05, another best time with a time drop of 2.99. He was second fastest qualifier in prelims. McPeek was also third in the 200-yard individual medley in a best time 2:20.43.

Hashan Ekanayake, 13, won the 1,650-yard freestyle in a best time 18:07.81, shaving 51.59 off his previous best. He was also fourth in the 100-yard freestyle in a best time 56.02.

The boys 11-12 200-yard freestyle relay of Mason Jimenez, Matthew Jimenez, Jordan Le-Vega and Matt McVeigh won in 2:02.31.

Other SOFLO top three finishers were:

Girls 7-10 200-yard freestyle relay, third, 2:17.06, Juliana Cavalcanti, Aanya Robinson, Cherill Royalty, Jordan Evans.

Girls 11-12 200-yard freestyle relay, third, 2:04.45, Sophia Avila, Cali Harries, Alexandra Strong, Roshini Shivakumar.

Calista Harries, 12, 200-yard breaststroke, third, 2:53.64, time drop.

Jordan Evans, 8, 50-yard breaststroke, third, 44.35, time drop.

Mason Jimenez, 11, 200-yard individual medley, third, 2:39.18.

Ethan Hall, 9, 50-yard backstroke, third, 37.28, time drop.

Luca Hincapie, 13, 50-yard backstroke, second, 31.13; 100-yard butterfly, third, 1:02.86.

Marvan Ekanayake, 13, 50-yard backstroke, third, 31.58.

Matt McVeigh, 12, 200-yard breaststroke, third, 3:04.98.

Noah Mejias, 8, 100-yard butterfly, second, 1:18.89, time drop.

Felipe Rodriguez, 12, 50-yard breaststroke, second, 36.07, time drop.

Coral Springs Swim Club swept the combined, boys and girls team titles. SOFLO, third among the boys and fifth among the girls teams, was one of 13 teams, mostly Florida Gold Coast teams with 44 swimmers (27 boys and 17 girls) in 215 individual events and 10 relay events.

SUNDAY RESULTS
GIRLS
COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
: 1. Coral Springs 872, 2. Sunrise Swimming 519, 3. Lake Lytal Lightning 437, 4. South Florida Aquatic Club 289, 5. SwimFast 194.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS: 1. Coral Springs 356, 2. Sunrise Swimming 293, 3. South Florida Aquatic Club 201, 4. Lake Lytal Lightning 176, 5. Hurricane Aquatics 115.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS: 1. Coral Springs 516, 2. Lake Lytal Lightning 261, 3. Sunrise Swimming 226, 4. SwimFast 106, 5. South Florida Aquatic Club 88.

1,650-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Cecilia Poll, MILEN 18:12.30; 13-14, 1. Kaitlyn Bonasera, CSSC 18:31.76; 15-and-over, 1. Amber Candido, CSSC 18:14.43; SOFLO: 4. Olivia Ware 21:24.31, time drop.

200-yard freestyle relay:
7-10, 1. Coral Springs 2:12.32, 3. SOFLO A 2:17.06 (Juliana Cavalcanti, Aanya Robinson, Cherill Royalty, Jordan Evans); 11-12, 1. Coral Springs 1:50.26, 3. SOFLO A 2:04.45 (Sophia Avila, Cali Harries, Alexandra Strong, Roshini Shivakumar); 13-and-over, 1. Coral Springs 1:41.93.

200-yard individual medley:
7-10, 1. Braeylyn Thorpe, CSSC 2:33.31; SOFLO: 5. Juliana Cavalcanti 3:01.59, time drop; 11-12, 1. Sammy Schoenborn, CSSC 2:19.36; 13-14, 1. Kaitlyn Jorgensen, SUN 2:16.11; 15-and-over, 1. Samantha Trodick, SUN 2:14.42.

100-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 1:03.55; SOFLO: 6. Juliana Cavalcanti 1:14.82, 8. Cherill Royalty 1:17.33; 11-12, 1. Katelyn Gembicki, AJSC 59.06; SOFLO: 8. Roshini Shivakumar 1:06.89; 13-14, 1. Cassia Flynn, CSSC 55.07; 15-and-over, 1. Riley McCormick, CSSC 55.06.

50-yard backstroke:
7-10, 1. Braelyn Thorpe, CSSC 33.07; SOFLO: 6. Jordan Evans 41.11; 11-12, 1. Carolyn Powell, CSSC 29.68; 13-14, 1. Nicole Creed, CSSC 28.25; 15-and-over, 1. Amber Candido, CSSC 29.29.

200-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Sammy Schoenborn, CSSC 2:33.74; SOFLO: 3. Cali Harries 2:53.64, time drop; 13-14, 1. Jade Renaud, SF 2:35.92; 15-and-over, 1. Valery Ramirez, MILEN 2:27.55.

100-yard butterfly:
7-10, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 1:15.11; 11-12, 1. Carolyn Powell, CSSC 1:03.57; 13-14, 1. Teresa Landron, SUN 1:01.97; 15-and-over, 1. Riley McCormick, CSSC 59.01.

50-yard breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Braelyn Thorpe, CSSC 37.43; SOFLO: 3. Jordan Evans 44.35, time drop; 11-12, 1. Sammy Schoenborn, CSSC 34.51; SOFLO: 5. Cali Harries 39.38; 13-14, 1. Jade Renaud, SF 32.71; 15-and-over, 1. Emily Rosa, SUN 32.17.

200-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Carolyn Powell, CSSC 2:16.38; 13-14, 1. Nicole Creed, CSSC 2:11.10; 15-and-over, 1. Valery Ramirez, MILEN 2:13.28.

BOYS

1,650-yard freestyle:
11-12, 1. Jeremiah Paiz, SUN 18:59.92; 13-14, 1. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 18:07.81, drop time; 15-and-over, 1. Brian Gonzalez, CSSC 16:44.09.

200-yard freestyle relay:
7-10, 1. Coral Springs 2:05.73; 11-12, 1. SOFLO A 2:02.31 (Mason Jimenez, Matthew Jimenez, Jordan Le-Vega, Matt McVeigh); 13-and-over, 1. Coral Springs 1:29.06, 4. SOFLO A 1:46.66 (Alexander Miller, Hashan Ekanayake, Luca Hincapie).

200-yard individual medley:
7-10, 1. Oliver Cummings, AJSC 2:35.56; 11-12, 1. Rafael Landron, SUN 2:24.14; SOFLO: 3. Mason Jimenez 2:39.18, 8. Matthew Jimenez 2:49.34; 13-14, 1. Riley Brisco, LLL 2:13.09; SOFLO: 3. Ethan McPeek 2:20.43, time drop, 4. Luca Hincapie 2:21.56, 5. Alexander Miller 2:24.71, time drop; 15-and-over, 1. Jason Bonasera, CSSC 2:00.55.

100-yard freestyle:
7-10, 1. Oliver Cannings, AJSC 1:04.31; SOFLO: 6. Ethan Hall 1:11.34, 8. Ian Barrios 1:13.47; 11-12, 1. Antoine Sharp, LLL 58.08; 13-14, 1. Riley Brisco, LLL 51.49; SOFLO: 4. Hashan Ekanayake 56.02, time drop, 6. Alexander Miller 58.09, 7. Marvan Ekanayake 58.51, time drop; 15-and-over, 1. Patrick Doyle, SUN 49.08.

50-yard backstroke:
7-10, 1. Frank Vincze, SF 35.74; SOFLO: 3. Ethan Hall 37.28, time drop, 8. Ian Barrios 45.73; 11-12, 1. Lucas Franchak, CANE 29.77; SOFLO: 4. Jordan Le-Vega 34.65, time drop, 7. Matthew Jimenez 36.16; 13-14, 1. Ethan McPeek, SOFLO 30.19, time drop; SOFLO: 2. Luca Hincapie 31.13, 3. Marvan Ekanayake 31.58; 15-and-over, 1. Grant Arna, CSSC 26.58.

200-yard breaststroke:
11-12, 1. Rafael Landron, SUN 2:51.81, SOFLO: 3. Matt McVeigh 3:04.98; 13-14, 1. Giulian Martin, CANE 2:21.15; 15-and-over, 1. Juan Domecq, CSSC 2:22.87.

100-yard butterfly:
7-10, 1. Daniel Ella, SUN 1:12.68; SOFLO: 2. Noah Mejias 1:18.89, time drop; 11-12, 1. Antoine Sharp, LLL 1:03.14; SOFLO: 4. Mason Jimenez 1:16.81, time drop; 13-14, 1. Riley Brisco, LLL 58.28; SOFLO: 3. Luca Hincapie 1:02.86, 4. Hashan Ekanayake 1:03.30, time drop, 5. Marvan Ekanayake; 15-and-over, 1. Mateo Valdivieso, SUN 55.00.

50-yard breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Oliver Cannings, AJSC 36.53; SOFLO: 4. Ethan Hall 42.70; 11-12, 1. Lucas Franchak, CANE 33.98; SOFLO: 2. Felipe Rodriguez 36.07, time drop, 5. Jordan Le-Vega 38.01, time drop; 13-14, 1. Giulian Martin, CANE 30.00; SOFLO: 4. Alexander Miller 35.51; 15-and-over, 1. Juan Domecq, CSSC 28.94.

200-yard backstroke:
11-12, 1. Jeremiah Paiz, SUN 2:25.60; 13-14, 1. Ethan McPeek, SOFLO 2:17.05, time drop; 15-and-over, 1. Patrick Doyle, SUN 1:55.71.

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

Bedoya, Gonzalez, Barrios, Vallmitjana, McVeigh, Harris Lead SOFLO On Day Two Of FGC Area 3 Championships


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, July 15, 2018–South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers continued to turn in some impressive performances on Day Two of the Florida Gold Coast Area 3 Championships Saturday at Academic Village Pool.

SOFLO had six individual winners. They were:

Sophia Bedoya, 100-meter breaststroke, 1:35.78.

Sofia Gonzalez, 50-meter freestyle, 32.68, time drop 5.55.

Kaitlyn Barrios, 200-meter backstroke, 2:53.47, time drop 7.19.

Juan Vallmitjana, 50-meter butterfly, 41.23, time drop 2.86.

Matt McVeigh, 100-meter breaststroke, 1:50.65.

Zackary Harris, 100-meter breaststroke, 1:20.30, time drop 3.62.

SOFLO also swept the 200-meter freestyle relays.

Other top three finishers were:

Daniela Rodriguez, 100-meter backstroke, second, 1:22.99.

Carleigh Schleicher, 50-meter butterfly, second 35.61, time drop 2.18.

Connor Jimenez, 100-meter breaststroke, second 1:54.11, time drop 5.51; 50-meter freestyle, second, 35.73, time drop 2.38.

Alex Golding, 100-meter breaststroke, second 1:21.50, time drop 2.28.

Leah Pando, 100-meter breaststroke, second, 1:34.46, time drop 1.65; 50-meter butterfly, third, 35.67, time drop 2.13; 50-meter freestyle, third, 33.28, time drop 2.58.

Juan Vallmitjana, 100-meter breaststroke, third, 1:54.67.

Caterina Fogli, 100-meter backstroke, third, 1:37.74.

Logan Gonzalez, 200-meter backstroke, third, 2:37.68, time drop 3.72.

Maria Herne, 100-meter breaststroke, second 1:44.05; 50-meter butterfly, third, 37.76, time drop 0.29.

Twenty eight teams, including host SOFLO, are competing in the long course developmental championship meet including the AquaKids Sharks, Hurricane Swimming, Florida International, Gulliver, Metro Aquatics, Blue Marlins and Hialeah.

SOFLO has 86 swimmers (46 girls and 40 boys) competing in 426 individual events in addition to relays over three days.

The three-day meet concludes today with two sessions. Two other Area Championships are being held simultaneously. Sunrise is hosting the Area 2 Championships and Area 1 is at Boca Raton High School Aquatic Center.

SATURDAY RESULTS

GIRLS

200-meter butterfly:
13-14, 1. Emily Franco, MAC 2:44.96.

100-meter backstroke:
7-10, 1. Lydia Smutny, AKS 1:36.92; SOFLO: 3. Caterina Fogli 1:37.74, 4. Pilar Duranti 1:38.27, time drop 1.61; 11-12, 1. Brianna Ray, MCDA 1:21.99; SOFLO: 5. Judith-Alison Natino 1:26.87, time drop 0.76, 7. Leanne Sorensen 1:28.33, time drop 1.57, 8. Kaitlyn Consuegra 1:28.88, time drop, 1.37; 13-14, 1. Sophie Lamelas, Gulliver 1:17.58; SOFLO: 5. Shayna Blitz 1:23.35, time drop 2.98; 15-18, 1. Daniela Jorge, MAC 1:22.08; SOFLO: 2. Daniela Rodriguez 1:22.99, 6. Maria Herne 1:33.07, time drop 0.37.

50-meter butterfly:
7-10, 1. Madison Newman, EA 40.03; SOFLO: 7. Caterina Fogli 45.16, time drop 0.68, 9. Pilar Duranti 47.20, 10. Isabella Perry 47.76; 11-12, 1. Reese Rosenthal, Gulliver 35.40; SOFLO: 2. Carleigh Schleicher 35.61, time drop 2.18, 3. Leah Pando 35.67, time drop 2.13, 4. Ava Kuznik 35.71, time drop 1.18, 6. Anastasia Lutz 36.37, time drop 0.86, 8. Sofia Gonzalez 37.11, time drop 4.94; 13-14, 1. Giovanna Key, MCDA 32.43; 15-18, 1. Emma Benoudiz, CANE 35.66; SOFLO: 3. Maria Herne 37.76, time drop 0.29, 4. Daniela Rodriguez 37.87.

100-meter breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Madison Newman, EA 1:45.25; SOFLO: 11. Anjan Andapally 2:05.01, time drop 1.60, 12. Alessandra Gendarmi 2:05.69; 11-12, 1. Ariadne Villar, CANE 1:33.29; SOFLO: 2. Leah Pando 1:34.46, time drop 1.65, 5. Anastasia Lutz 1:34.96, time drop 3.04, 7. Ava Kuznik 1:36.63; 13-14, 1. Natalie Gembicki, Gulliver 1:27.22; 15-18, 1. Sophia Bedoya, SOFLO 1:35.78; SOFLO: 2. Maria Herne 1:44.05.

50-meter freestyle:
7-10, 1. Penelope Rodriguez, MCDA 34.55; SOFLO: 5. Caterina Fogli 38.14, time drop 0.22, 9. Isabella Perry 39.17. 11. Pilar Duranti 39.51; 11-12, 1. Sofia Gonzalez, SOFLO 32.68, time drop 5.55; SOFLO: 3. Leah Pando 33.28, time drop 2.58, 5. Judith-Alison Natino 33.71, 6. Kaitlyn Consuegra, 33.76, time drop 0.17; 13-14, 1. Natalie Gembicki, Gulliver 30.19; 15-18, 1. Lauren van Hemert, CANE 32.16; SOFLO: 3. Daniela Rodriguez 33.97.

200-meter backstroke:
11-12, 1. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOFLO 2:53.47, time drop 7.19; SOFLO: 7. Kaitlyn Consuegra 3:09.36, 8. Leanne Sorensen 3:13.33, time drop 10.68; 13-14, 1. Fabiana Avendano, SDST 2:44.39; 15-18, 1. Andrea Toledano, Unattached 2:45.32.

200-meter freestyle relay:
7-18, 1. SOFLO E 2:07.44 (Victoria Torres, Samantha Solis, Shayna Blitz, Sofia Osorio), 2. SOFLO C 2:09.58 (Anastasia Lutz, Ava Kuznik, Judith-Alison Natino, Kaitlyn Barrios), 8. SOFLO D 2:22.37 (Savini Subaingha, Gabriella Lissa, Carleigh Schleicher, Kaitlyn Consuegra).

BOYS

200-meter butterfly:
13-14, 1. Ivan Grass, AKS 2:55.82; 15-18, 1. Byron Norris, CANE 2:31.09.

100-meter backstroke:
7-10, 1. Gabriel Navarro, NMST 1:31.94; SOFLO: 3. Joseph-Blake Natino 1:37.34, time drop 3.47, 4. Connor Jimenez 1:38.01, time drop 1.50, 5. Brandon Lozano 1:38.41, 6. Leo Shee 1:40.21, 7. Matthew Jimenez 1:41.44, time drop 0.01; 11-12, 1. Erick Collazo, BM 1:17.91; SOFLO: 6. Hashan Ekanayake 1:24.55, time drop 1.21; 13-14, 1. Henry Ajo, BM 1:12.00; SOFLO: 2. Logan Gonzalez 1:12.49, time drop 1.35, 3. Manuel Melendez 1:12.71, time drop 0.90, 4. Christopher Hau 1:12.80, time drop, time drop 2.71, 6. Nathaniel Garrick 1:13.26, time drop 3.56, 7. Chris Vasquez 1:14.47, time drop 0.12; 15-18, 1. Zach Schechter, CANE 1:09.01; SOFLO: 3. Juancamilo Rivero 1:11.54, time drop 5.80.

50-meter butterfly:
7-10, 1. Juan Vallmitjana, SOFLO 41.23, time drop 2.86; SOFLO: 2. Joseph-Blake Natino 42.24, time drop 2.05, 3. Benjamin Kim 42.56, time drop 2.24, 7. Mason Jimenez 46.53, time drop 6.30, 9. Leo Shee 49.19, 10. Emiliano Cavani 49.88; 11-12, 1. Michael Baltodano, MS 33.44; SOFLO: 3. Gavin Sheyda 36.37, time drop 1.63; 13-14, 1. Samuel Arias, Gulliver 31.11; 15-18, 1. Lauro Garza, CM 29.35; SOFLO: 2. Michael Toro 31.56, time drop 2.64.

100-meter breaststroke:
7-10, 1. Matt McVeigh, SOFLO 1:50.65; SOFLO: 2. Connor Jimenez 1:54.11, time drop 5.51, 3. Juan Vallmitjana 1:54.67, 5. Mason Jimenez 1:55.73, time drop 11.78, 6. Matthew Jimenez 1:57.71, 10. Martin Petkov 2:04.58; 11-12, 1. Adrian Hernandez, AKS 1:30.16; 13-14, 1. Zackary Harris, SOFLO 1:20.30, time drop 3.62; SOFLO: 2. Alex Golding 1:21.50, time drop 2.28, 8. Matthew Kim 1:27.00, time drop 1.08; 15-18, 1. Zach Schechter, CANE 1:18.98; SOFLO: 5. Juancamilo Rivero 1:23.65, time drop 7.21.

50-meter freestyle:
7-10, 1. Lucas Fernandez-Chung, Unattached 35.57; SOFLO: 2. Connor Jimenez 35.73, time drop 2.38, 4. Benjamin Kim 36.31, time drop 0.22, 11. Matt McVeigh 38.25, time drop 2.09, 12. Joseph-Blake Natino 38.26, time drop 0.28; 11-12, 1. Michael Baltodano, MS 31.00; 13-14, 1. Chuli Martin, OSC 27.41; SOFLO: 2. Anthony Robaina 27.55, time drop 1.03, 7. Zackary Harris 29.00, time drop 0.46, 8. Manuel Melendez 29.01, time drop 0.61; 15-18, 1. Zach Schechter, CANE 28.31; SOFLO: 5. Michael Toro 2898, time drop 1.38.

200-meter backstroke:
11-12, 1. Evan Wilson MCDA 2:53.49; SOFLO: 4. Gavin Sheyda 2:59.72; 13-14, 1. David Campos, Gulliver 2:35.62; SOFLO: 3. Logan Gonzalez 2:37.68, time drop 3.72, 4. Nathaniel Garrick 2:37.99, time drop 6.83, 6. Aldo Zepeda 2:43.62, time drop 2.05, 10. Matthew Kim 2:48.46, time drop 5.03; 15-18, 1. Ben Wilson, MCDA 2:39.77.

200-meter freestyle relay:
7-18, 1. SOFLO F 1:51.96 (Robert Wilson, Juancamilo Rivero, Michael Toro, Casey Moya), 2. SOFLO D 1:54.63 (Chris Vasquez, Manuel Melendez, Zackary Harris, Anthony Robaina), 6. SOFLO E 1:59.52 (Logan Gonzalez, Samuel Bullen, Christopher Hau, Mark Andre De Gracia).

IF YOU GO

What: Florida Gold Coast Area 3 Long Course Developmental Championships

When: Sunday

Schedule: Sunday, prelims 8:30 a.m., finals 5:30 p.m.

Where: Academic Village Pool, 17191 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines.

Of note: The meet is open to 7-18 year-olds with qualifying times. Admission is $5 per person, per session. Heat sheets are free and can be found online and Meet Mobile along with results. Parking is free. Concession stand will be available for all sessions. Team results are not being scored. For more information call 954-538-3721.

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