SOFLO Swimmers Shine In SOFLO/TYR Back To School Developmental Fall Season-Opening Meet


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, August 28, 2022—South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers got off to a great start to the fall season Saturday in the SOFLO/TYR Back To School Developmental Meet at Academic Village Pool.

SOFLO’s Katie Petrucci, 7, led the 8-and-under girls with three individual wins in the 25-yard butterfly (22.48), 25-yard freestyle (18.08) and 100-yard individual medley (1:39.83), a time drop of 6.30 seconds.

Teammate Santiago Zuluaga, 7, led the 8-and-under boys also with three wins in the 25-yard backstroke (21.71), time drop of 0.29, 25-yard breaststroke (26.23) and 100-yard individual medley (1:50.79).

Haley Garcia, 15, came up big in the 15-16 races winning four races. She won the 100-yard breaststroke (1:24.02), 50-yard freestyle (31.50), time drop 0.32, 100-yard freestyle (1:09.11), time drop 0.06 and 100-yard individual medley (1:17.66), time drop 1.44.

Other multi-event winners with some impressive time drops were:
Mikhel Martin, 13, 100 butterfly 1:13.13, 100 freestyle 1:01.91.
Judith-Alison Natino, 16, 200 free relay 1:49.33, 100 butterfly 1:12.21, 100 backstroke 1:14.49, time drop 1.10.
Amber Connor, 10, 100 backstroke 1:27.97, 100 breaststroke, time drop 14.60, 50 freestyle 32.59, 2.65 time drop.
Gabriela Ekht, 10, 50 breaststroke, 45.70, time drop 2.27, 100-yard IM 1:33.96, time drop 7.69.
Maryella Baker, 12, 50 freestyle 30.05, 100 IM 1:18.54.
Paige Fleming, 10, 50 backstroke 39.56, 100 freestyle 1:20.33.
Ryan Harries, 13, 100 butterfly 1:06.39, time drop 4.04, 100 backstroke 1:08.00, time drop 4.01.
Rainier Leyva Riestra, 11, 50 backstroke 33.69, 100 breaststroke 1:25.60, time drop 0.03.
Matt McVeigh, 15, 100 backstroke 1:03.84, time drop 0.49, 100 freestyle 57.73, time drop 0.46.
Nicholas Veeser, 17, 100 breaststroke 1:12.78, 50 freestyle 27.28, 100 IM 1:07.44.
Justin Campos, 14, 50 freestyle 26.74, time drop 1.84, 100 freestyle 59.43, time drop 2.58.
Bruno Martins, 16, 200 free relay, 50 freestyle 26.58, time drop 0.60.

SOFLO led the five-team field with 152 swimmers (83 boys and 69 girls) in 464 individual and two relay events.

In addition to host SOFLO, other Florida Gold Coast teams that competed were Cyclones Swim Team, Metro Aquatic Club of Miami, SwimFast and Tsunami Swim Team.

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.

SATURDAY RESULTS
SESSION ONE
GIRLS

25-yard butterfly: 8-and-under, 1. Katie Petrucci, SOFLO 22.48, 2. Brooklyn Barry, SF 22.72, 3. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 23:21, time drop 3.51, 4. Anna Guerrero, SOFLO 26.09, time drop 8.51.

25-yard backstroke: 8-and-under, 1. Brooklyn Barry, SF 22.78, 2. Dalyah Bouti, SOFLO 23.78, 3. Story Wright, SF 24.87, 4. Anna Guerrero, SOFLO 26.05.

25-yard breaststroke: 8-and-under, 1. Victoria Colmenares, SOFLO 28.09, 2. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 29.15, time drop 1.56, 3. Story Wright, SF 29.17, 4. Anna Guerrero, SOFLO 30.59.

25-yard freestyle: 8-and-under, 1. Katie Petrucci, SOFLO 18.08, 2. Dalyah Bouti, SOFLO 19.22, time drop 0.94, 3. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 19.76, 4. Ivy Acosta, SOFLO 21.60.

100-yard individual medley: 8-and-under, 1. Katie Petrucci, SOFLO 1:39.83, time drop 6.30, 2. Brooklyn Barry, SF 1:46.45, 3. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 2:08.17, 4. Victoria Colmenares, SOFLO 2:09.88.

Mixed 8-and-under 100-yard freestyle: 1. SOFLO A 1:16.01, 2. SOFLO B 1:31.30.

BOYS
25-yard butterfly: 8-and-under, 1. Francisco Miksovsky, MAC 22.17, 2. Andres Gomez, SOFLO 24.00, time drop 4.93, 3. Gregory Miralles, SOFLO 25.61, 4. Tanner Abrahamson, CC 25.87.

25-yard backstroke: 8-and-under, 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 21.71, time drop 0.29, 2. Tanner Abrahamson, CC 24.52, 3. Andres Gomez, SOFLO 25.99, 4. Mateo Naranjo, SOFLO 26.20, time drop 1.93.

25-yard breaststroke: 8-and-under, 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 26.23, 2. Gregory Miralles, SOFLO 27.77, time drop 0.37, 3. Tanner Abrahamson, CC 30.65, 4. Andres Gomez, SOFLO 31.14, time drop 0.02.

25-yard freestyle: 8-and-under, 1. Francisco Miksovsky, MAC 18.31, 2. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 19.22, time drop 1.99, 3. Gregory Miralles, SOFLO 19.95, time drop 2.18, 4. Zachary Ogden, TSU 20.02.

100-yard individual medley: 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 1:50.79.

SESSION TWO
GIRLS

Mixed 9-18 200-yard free relay: 1. SOFLO A (Pablo Gomez, Judith-Alison Natino, Cali Harries, Bruno Martins) 1:49.33, 2. Cyclones 1:59.73, 3. SOFLO C 2:01.06 (Victor Valdiviezo, Cecilia Buzzelli, Sophia Avila, Nicholas Veeser).

50-yard butterfly: 9-10, 1. Linda Forsyth, UN 40.14, 2. Mia Rop, SOFLO 40.74, 3. Karen Iino, SOFLO 41.77, time drop 2.79; 11-12, 1. Camila Canelon, UN 31.43, 2. Aubrey Moen, CC 32.12, 3. Maryella Baker, SOFLO 31.61, 4. Sophia Rodriguez, SOFLO 33.74, time drop 2.69.

100-yard butterfly: 9-10, 1. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 1:45.10, 2. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 1:45.77; 11-12, 1. Camila Canelon, UN 1:12.41, 2. Aubrey Moen, CC 1:15.11; 13-14, 1. Mikhel Martin, SOFLO 1:13.13, 2. Kayla Chacon, SF 1:17.71, 3. Mariana Wolfe, SOFLO 1:34.34; 15-16, 1. Judith-Alison Natino, SOFLO 1:12.21, 2. Cali Harries, SOFLO 1:18.64, 3. Kaitlyn Sanchez, SF 1:44.12.

50-yard backstroke: 9-10, 1. Paige Fleming, SOFLO 39.56, 2. Stephania Dmitrova, SOFLO 41.30, time drop 0.74, 3. Gabriel Ekht, SOFLO 43.82, time drop 1.28, 4. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 45.20, time drop 7.31; 11-12, 1. Danielle Brancati, SOFLO 36.35, time drop 0.84, 2. Marlena Groves, SOFLO 37.23, time drop 0.56, 3. Sofia Martinez, SOFLO 38.80, time drop 4.09; 4. Varvara Dmitrova, SOFLO 39.04, time drop 2.80.

100-yard backstroke: 9-10, 1. Amber Connor, SOFLO 1:27.97, 2. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 1:37.06; 11-12, 1. Camila Canelon, UN 1:14.22, 2. Joanna Valdiviezo, SOFLO 1:19.21, time drop 1.44, 3. Marlena Groves, SOFLO 1:21.47, 4. Ziyu Pan, CCPR 1:37.10; 13-14, 1. Nicole Jimenez, MAC 1:13.62, 2. Kayla Chacon, SF 1:15.67, 3. Shantal Teran, SF 1:18.33, 4. Sophia Avila, SOFLO 1:19.56; 15-16, 1. Judith-Alison Natino, SOFLO 1:14.49, time drop 1.10, 2. Cali Harries, SOFLO 1:20.85, 3. Adriana Pichardo, SF 1:30.41.

50-yard breaststroke: 9-10, 1. Gabriela Ekht, SOFLO 45.70, time drop 2.27, 2. Sofia Rufeev, SOFLO 47.33, time drop 0.49, 3. Linda Forsyth, UN 48.80, 4. Stephania Dmitrova, SOFLO 49.19, time drop 0.27; 11-12, 1. Aubrey Moen, CC 39.64, 2. Maryella Baker, SOFLO 41.78, 3. Sophia Rodriguez, SOFLO 42.79, time drop 3.97, 4. Devy Otero, SOFLO 44.89, time drop 2.24.

100-yard breaststroke: 9-10, 1. Amber Connor, SOFLO 1:33.78, time drop 14.60, 2. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 1:45.06, time drop 3.73; 11-12, 1. Aubrey Moen, CC 1:27.79, 2. Eva Ortiz, SOFLO 1:41.68, 3. Alejandra Quinto, CC 1:41.70; 13-14, 1. Kayla Chacon, SF 1:24.76, 2. Mikhel Martin, SOFLO 1:26.93, 3. Isabella Callaway Coy, SOFLO 1:27.20, time drop 12.90, 4. Gabriela Marin, SOFLO 1:28.62, time drop 4.59; 15-16, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 1:24.02, 2. Cecilia Buzzelli, SOFLO 1:32.31, time drop 6.01, 3. Kaitlyn Sanchez, SF 1:38.20, 4. Dominique Balli, SOFLO 35.48.

50-yard freestyle: 9-10, 1. Amber Connor, SOFLO 32.59, time drop 2.65, 2. Paige Fleming, SOFLO 34.44, 3. Luna Varela, MAC 34.92, 4. Mia Rop, SOFLO 35.78; 11-12, 1. Maryella Baker, SOFLO 30.05, 2. Marlena Groves, SOFLO 32.06, 3. Danielle Brancati, SOFLO 33.50, time drop 1.16, 4. Sofia Martinez, SOFLO 35.00, time drop 0.16; 13-14, 1. Shantal Teran SF 31.12, 2. Sophia Avila, SOFLO 31.39, 3. Gabriela Marin, SOFLO 31.43, 4. Mikaella Martinez, SOFLO 32.85; 15-16, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 31.50, time drop 0.32, 2. Kaitlyn Sanchez, SF 31.83, 3. Cecilia Buzzelli, SOFLO 35.26, time drop 1.75, 4. Dominique Balli, SOFLO 35.48.

100-yard freestyle: 9-10, 1. Paige Fleming, SOFLO 1:20.33, 2. Sofia Rufeev, SOFLO 1:21.38, time drop 2.86, 3. Catalina Akpabio, SOFLO 1:28.44, 4. Zoe Miralles, SOFLO 1:30.17; 11-12, 1. Camila Canelon, UN 1:05.17, 2. Sophia Rodriguez, SOFLO 1:09.26, time drop 3.94, 3. Alejandro Quinto, CC 1:20.20, 4. Varvara Dmitrova, SOFLO 1:20.24, time drop 8.65; 13-14, 1. Mikhel Martin, SOFLO 1:01.91, 2. Nicole Jimenez, MAC 1:05.87, 3. Sophia Avila, SOFLO 1:09.00, 4. Gabriela Martin, SOFLO 1:09.73; 15-16, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 1:09.11, time drop 0.06, 2. Kaitlyn Sanchez, SF 1:18.01, 3. Cecilia Buzzelli, SOFLO 1:19.24, time drop 0.93, 4. Dominique Balli, SOFLO 1:19.52, time drop 2.19.

100-yard individual medley: 9-10, 1. Gabriela Ekht, SOFLO 1:33.96, time drop 7.69, 2. Karen Iino, SOFLO 1:34.91, 3. Stephania Dmitrova, SOFLO 1:37.79; 11-12, 1. Maryella Baker, SOFLO 1:18.54, 2. Sophia Rodriguez, SOFLO 1:23.46, time drop 3.09, 3. Joanna Valdiviezo, SOFLO 1:24.19, time drop 1.69, 4. Danielle Brancati, SOFLO 1:25.17; 13-14, 1. Kayla Chacon, SF 1:14.16, 2. Gabriela Marin, SOFLO 1:17.77, time drop 1.01, 3. Shantal Teran, SF 1:21.06, 4. Sophia Avila, SOFLO 1:2158; 15-16, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 1:17.66, time drop 1.44, 2. Cecilia Buzzelli, SOFLO 1:30.71, time drop 1.66.

BOYS
50-yard butterfly: 9-10, 1. Timber Wright, SF 38.80, 2. Kamyl Corcuera, MAC 39.32, 3. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 40.43, time drop 4.76, 4. Luis Escobar, SOFLO 42.82, time drop 3.25; 11-12, 1. Luca Pichardo, CC 32.77, 2. Jacob Jones, SOFLO 33.35, time drop 4.98, 3. Benjamin Liss, SOFLO 35.31, time drop 4.92, 4. Kenneth Solis, SOFLO 35.70, time drop 0.79.

100-yard butterfly: 9-10, 1. Leonardo Zuluaga, SOFLO 1:31.43; 11-12, 1. Matthew Ortiz, SOFLO 1:26.29, 2. Elias Akpabio, SOFLO 1:28.19, 3. Luke Stojack, SF 1:31.24, 4. Jonathan Li, SOFLO 1:44.59; 13-14, 1. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 1:06.39, time drop 4.04, 2. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 1:07.12, time drop 9.70, 3. Joseph-Blake Natino, SOFLO 1:07.75, time drop 1.45, 4. Diego Reveron, SOFLO 1:08.43, time drop 3.55; 15-16, 1. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 1:00.27, time drop 3.76, 2. Bruno Martins, SOFLO 1:04.14, time drop 2.33, 3. Giorgio Rusconi, SOFLO 1:05.84, 4. Aidan Vazquez, CC 1:07.56.

50-yard backstroke: 9-10, 1. Kamyl Corcuera, MAC 39.68, 2. Timber Wright, SF 40.23, 3. Hayden Abrahamson, CC 40.44, 4. Lucas Bolano, SOFLO 43.39, time drop 8.52; 11-12, 1. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 33.69, 2. Jacob Jones, SOFLO 33.95, time drop 1.96, 3. Luca Pichardo, CC 36.35, 4. Kenneth Solis, SOFLO 36.97, time drop 0.99.

100-yard backstroke: 9-10, 1. Guy Soto, CC 1:22.29, 2. Niccolo Miccolis, SOFLO 1:34.71, time drop 3.58; 11-12, 1. Kai Grossi, CC 1:11.79, 2. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 1:12.46, 3. Marcel Cowley, MAC 1:16.17, 4. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 1:18.05, time drop 6.39; 13-14, 1. Ryan Harries, SOFLO 1:08.00, time drop 4.01, 2. Justin Campos, SOFLO 1:08.35, time drop 1.62, 3. Kenny Paas, SOFLO 1:08.93, 4. Joseph-Blake Natino, SOFLO 1:10.23, time drop 1.07; 15-16, 1. Matt McVeigh, SOFLO 1:03.84, time drop 0.49, 2. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 1:05.77, 3. Andres Gonzalez, SOFLO 1:08.29, time drop 0.56, 4. Victor Valdiviezo, SOFLO 1:08.71, time drop 0.23.

50-yard breaststroke: 9-10, 1.Michael Barber, SOFLO 45.81, time drop 2.01, 2. Janiel Espinosa, SF 47.08, 3. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 47.41, time drop 0.10, 4. Sean Tee, SOFLO 47.89, time drop 0.77; 11-12, 1. Luca Pinchardo, CC 39.37, 2. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 39.41, 3. Benjamin Liss, SOFLO 39.83, time drop 1.61, 4. Aiden Delgado, SOFLO 43.00, time drop 1.76.

100-yard breaststroke: 9-10, 1. Guy Soto, CC 1:41.67; 11-12, 1. Rainier Leyva Riestra, SOFLO 1:25.60, time drop 0.03, 2. Rafael Naranjo, SOFLO 1:28.25, 3. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 1:33.31, time drop 2.64, 4. Jonathan Li, SOFLO 1:33.56; 13-14, 1. Maximiliano Remmele, SOFLO 1:14.03, time drop 4.11, 2. Martin Petkov, SOFLO 1:14.43, time drop 2.26, 3. Kenny Paas, SOFLO 1:14.54, time drop 3.15, 4. Thomas Avenado, SF 1:18.71; 15-16, 1. Andres Gonzalez, SOFLO 1:14.06, 2. Pablo Gomez, SOFLO 1:16.63, 3. Carlos Rincon, SOFLO 1:19.68, 4. Bruno Martins, SOFLO 1:20.09, time drop 0.90; 17-18, 1. Nicholas Veeser, SOFLO 1:12.78.

50-yard freestyle: 9-10, 1. Kamyl Corcuera, MAC 32.16, 2. Hayden Abrahamson, CC 32.77, 3. Michael Barber, SOFLO 32.86, time drop 2.22, 4. Sean Tee, SOFLO 33.76, time drop 1.83; 11-12, 1. Marcel Cowley, MAC 29.95, 2. Rafael Naranjo, SOFLO 31.10, time drop 3.21, 3. Michael Shy, CC 31.63, 4. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 32.08, time drop 2.33; 13-14, 1. Justin Campos, SOFLO 26.74, time drop 1.84, 2. Kenny Paas, SOFLO 26.84, time drop 1.12, 3. Diego Reveron, SOFLO 27.48, time drop 0.62, 4. Thomas Avenado, SF 27.64; 15-16, 1. Bruno Martins, SOFLO 26.58, time drop 0.60, 2. Xavier Hernandez, MAC 26.59, 3. Pablo Gomez, SOFLO 26.61, time drop 0.68, 4. Victor Valdiviezo, SOFLO 27.56; 17-18, 1. Nicholas Veeser, SOFLO 27.28.

100-yard freestyle: 9-10, 1. Luis Escobar, SOFLO 1:15.18, time drop 4.24, 2. Timber Wright, SF 1:19.19, 3. Enzo Booth, SOFLO 1:21.30, time drop 2.63, 4. Luca Bolano, SOFLO 1:22.39; 11-12, 1. Jacob Jones, SOFLO 1:03.58, time drop 3.16, 2. Aiden Delgado, SOFLO 1:07.50, time drop 6.84, 3. Rafael Naranjo, SOFLO 1:08.52, time drop 6.86, 4. Michael Shy, CC 1:10.26; 13-14, 1. Justin Campos, SOFLO 59.43, time drop 2.58, 2. Thomas Avenado, SF 59.54, 3. Diego Reveron, SOFLO 1:00.39, time drop 1.07, 4. Joseph-Blake Natino, SOFLO 1:00.84, time drop 0.87; 15-16, 1. Matt McVeigh, SOFLO 57.73, time drop 0.46, 2. Pablo Gomez, SOFLO 58.58, time drop 0.56, 3. Yash Patel, CC 59.14, 4. Victor Valdiviezo, SOFLO 59.51, time drop 3.77.

100-yard individual medley: 9-10, 1. Janiel Espinosa, SF 1:22.74, 2. Roy Alvarez, MAC 1:23.30, 3. Michael Barber, SOFLO 1:24.74, time drop 4.42, 4. Hayden Abrahamson, CC 1:26.22; 11-12, 1. Kai Grossi, CC 1:11.86, 2. Luca Pichardo, CC 1:15.04, 3. Jacob Jones, SOFLO 1:15.73, time drop 3.07, 4. Marcel Cowley, MAC 1:18.93; 13-14, 1. Matthew Jimenez, SOFLO 1:19.06. 2. Adrian Sowma, SOFLO 1:19.45, time drop 3.26, 3. Giancarlo DaSilva, CC 1:21.70, 4. Aston Claxon, SOFLO 1:23.32; 15-16, 1. Andres Tejada, UN 1:01.59, 2. Giorgio Rusconi, SOFLO 1:03.74, 3. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 1:06.29, 4. Yash Patel, CC 1:11.70; 17-18, 1. Nicholas Veeser, SOFLO 1:07.44.
SESSION THREE
GIRLS

1000-yard freestyle: 11-12, 1. Mackenzie McPherson, SOFLO 11:32.17, 2. Laila Harran, SOFLO 11:34.87, 3. Sofia Gomez, SOFLO 11:44.14, 4. Saree Young, SOFLO 11:57.04; 13-14, 1. Sofia Jorge, MAC 10:30, 2. Isabel Viera 10:38.36, 3. Carley Kaplan, UN 11:21.23, 4. Sarah Vasquez, SOFLO 11:41.04; 15-16, 1. Katelyn Gembicki, SOFLO 11:16.06, 2. Paola Negrin, MAC 11:18.13, 3. Natalia Sibug, UN 11:51.41, 4. Cali Harries, SOFLO 12:09.10.
BOYS
1000-yard freestyle: 11-12, 1. David Valdiviezo, SOFLO 11:32.37, 2. Javier Massot, MAC 12:03.43, 3. Kevin Garcia, SOFLO 13:22.97; 13-14, 1. Lucas Fernandez-Chung, MAC 9:56.60, 2. Nicolas Kokidko, MAC 10:28.34, 3. Luis Blanca, MAC 19:48.46, 4. Jesus Linares, MAC 11:06.46; 15-16, 1. Hashan Ekanayake, SOFLO 9:57.37, 2. Felix Gonzalez, SOFLO 10:00.60, 3. Alessandro Pereira, UN 10:03.28, 4. Dylan Ferguson, MAC 10:05.64.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
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Barrizonte, Martin, McVeigh Lead SOFLO At Lightning Firecracker BC Meet


By Sharon Robb
WEST PALM BEACH, July 2, 2022–South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers got in some good racing Friday night at the Lightning Firecracker BC Meet at Lake Lytal Family Aquatic Center.

Mikhel Martin, 13, was a girls’ double winners. Martin won the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 32.19, dropping 2.04 seconds and 100-yard butterfly in 1:13.14.

Maya Barrizonte, 8, won the 25-yard freestyle in a best time 18.64, dropping 4.07 seconds. She was also third, fourth and fifth in her other events, all with best times.

Dylan McVeigh, 12, led the boys with one win, one second and two thirds with three best times. McVeigh won the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 36.34, dropping 1.05 seconds.

Santiago Zuluaga, 7, won the 25-yard breaststroke in a best time 25.27, dropping 2.42 seconds. He was second in the 25-yard backstroke in a best time 22.00, dropping 0.15. He also had two ninths and one other best time in the 50-yard breaststroke.

Ayden Otero, 15, won the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 25.63, dropping 5.67 seconds. He was also second in the 100-yard freestyle in a best time 56.72, dropping 9.92. He also took two thirds, both with best times.

Benjamin Liss, 12, was second in the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 31.03 dropping 2.35 and second in the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:22.29, dropping 6.22. He also had a third and fifth place, both with best times.

Michael Barber, 10, was second in the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:29.16, dropping 1.72. He also had two third and one fifth in all best times.

SOFLO had 40 swimmers (21 boys and 19 girls) compete in 155 individual events looking for one or more qualifying times.

SOFLO and host Lake Lytal Lightning headed a large Florida Gold Coast field that also included Pine Crest Swimming, Gulliver Swim Club, TS Aquatics, Tsunami Swim Team, PAQ, St. Andrew’s Swimming, Wahoos of Wellington, Swim Fort Lauderdale, FAST, Boca Raton Swim Team and Swim Fast.

The meet was a combination 8-and-under Sizzler and 9-and-over BC meet, a last chance qualifier for the BB Championships.

The Florida Gold Coast BB Championships are July 8-10 at Ransom Everglades for south teams and Boca Raton High School for north teams.

FRIDAY RESULTS
GIRLS

25-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 18.64, time drop 4.07, 2. Maddie Asencio, SAS 20.33, 4. Niayellie Damus, LLL 21.32.

25-yard backstroke:
8-and-under, 1. Katherine Polazzi, PCS 21.42, 2. Reign Belzer, WOW 22.56, 3. Sofia Alvarez, WOW 24.12, 5. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 26.27, time dop 0.33.

25-yard breaststroke:
8-and-under, 1. Katherine Polazzi, PCS 25.57, 2. Kaylin Ortner, SFTL 26.32, 3. Reign Belzer, WOW 28.12, 4. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 30.71, time drop 2.80.

25-yard butterfly:
8-and-under, 1. Victoria Colmenares, SOFLO 25.31, 2. Katherine Polazzi, PCS 26.33, 3. Maya Barrizonte, SOFLO 26.72, time drop 1.74.

50-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. Katherine Polazzi, PCS 40.91, 2. Mariana Cuesta, GRSC 41.73, 3. Julie Miksik, SAS 41.78.
10-and-under, 1. Aliyana Ordunez, SAS 32.96, 2. Uliana Antonyan, WOW 33.61, 3. Brynn Howell, WOW 34.49
11-12, 1. Siena Rose Evert, SAS 30.00, 2. Lana Zapanta, LLL 30.48, 3. Sienna Kourjakian, SAS 30.95, 4. Mariana Wade, SOFLO 31.09, time drop 12.03.
13-14, 1. Christia Nichols, TSA 27.70, 2. Erika Bello, LLL 29.18, 3. Lauren Avila, GRSC 30.30.
15-and-over, 1. Rwani Ceballos, TSA 30.24, 2. Marlie Leonard, LLL 35.77, 3. Hailey Quinn, TSU 37.93.

50-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Uliana Antonyan, WOW 38.51, 2. Aliyana Ordunez, SAS 39.11, 3. Brynn Howell, WOW 43.24, 6. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 45.19.
11-12, 1. Kiana Young, LLL 33.68, 2. Skyla McDowell, TSU 35.45, 3. Siena Rose Evert, SAS 36.00, 4. Danielle Brancati, SOFLO 37.19, time drop 1.92.
13-14, 1. Mikhel Martin, SOFLO 32.19, time drop 2.04, 2. Avery Gammons, LLL 32.37, 3. Morgan Thomas, TSA 32.76.
15-and-over, 1. Alyssa Schultz, PAQ 34.96.

100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Sage Shach, WOW 1:22.12, 2. Hannah Goracy, PCS 1:36.53, 3. Karmina Cartwright, TSU 1:37.67.
11-12, 1. Kiana Young, LLL 1:11.61, 2. Amyrah Pottierre, TSA 1:19.13, 3. Cami Arrue, SAS 1:20.41, 4. Marlena Groves, SOFLO 1:21.82.
13-14, 1. Madelynn Wood, LLL 1:10.26, 2. Missy Barranco, GRSC 1:10.72, 3. Aubrey Hiller, LLL 1:13.59.
15-and-over, 1. Melanie Manzano, LLL 1:09.83, 2. Mikayla Wagner, LLL 1:10.85, 3. Alyssa Schultz, PAQ 1:14.49.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Aliyana Ordunez, SAS 43.69, 2. Sage Shach, WOW 46.28, 3. Leala Reese, FAST 47.23, 4. Gabriela Ekht, SOFLO 47.97, time drop 2.76.
11-12, 1. Sienna Kourjakian, SAS 38.34, 2. Lana Zapanta, LLL 38.45, 3. Kiana Young, LLL 39.31.
13-14, 1. Sophia Francisco, BR 42.76, 2. Mikaella Martinez, SOFLO 45.46, 3. Evangelina Ostrovskaya, SFTL 47.08.
15-and-over, 1. Mikayla Wagner, LLL 37.10, 2. Gracie Auld, LLL 38.71, 3. Hailey Quinn, TSU 49.06.

100-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Leala Reese, FAST 1:43.90, 2. Sara Cuesta, GRSC 1:47.07, 3. Sofia Kourjakian, SAS 2:07.16.
11-12, 1. Kiana Young, LLL 1:22.77, 2. Lana Zapanta, LLL 1:23.65, 3. Sienna Kourjakian, SAS 1:25.06.
13-14, 1. Madelynn Wood, LLL 1:20.52, 2. Avery Gammons, LLL 1:20.88, 3. Aubrey Hiller, LLL 1:21.64.
15-and-over, 1. Teryn Henry, TSA 1:28.50, 2. Raquel Uittenbogaard-Vilas, TSA 1:29.05, 3. Melanie Manzano, LLL 1:31.34.

100-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Sage Shach, WOW 1:23.58, 2. Uliana Antonyan, WOW 1:26.93, 3. Karen Iino, SOFLO 1:33.26, time drop 4.57, 5. Stephanie Dmitrova, SOFLO 1:36.87, time drop 0.09.
11-12, 1. Sienna Kourjakian, SAS 1:17.24, 2. Siena Rose Evert, SAS 1:17.25, 3. Mariana Wotfe, SOFLO 1:21.36, time drop 4.29, 4. Danielle Brancati, SOFLO 1:22.46, time drop 5.25.
13-14, 1. Venice Guyett, PCS 1:09.11, 2. Avery Gammons, LLL 1:09.44, 3. Madelyn Wood, LLL 1:09.71.
15-and-over, 1. Mikayla Wagner, LLL 1:08.18, 2. Alyssa Schultz, PCS 1:17.41, 3. Gracie Auld, LLL 1:18.01.

50-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Sage Shach, WOW 36.59, 2. Brynn Howell, WOW 39.98, 3. Hannah Goracy, PCS 40.23, 4. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 43.42, time drop 1.37, 6. Karen Iino, SOFLO 44.56, time drop 5.69.
11-12, 1. Gabriela Candelaria, GRSC 36.18, 2. Nailah Navratil, FAST 37.05, 3. Sofia Martinez, SOFLO 37.66, time drop 4.64.
13-14, 1. Madelynn Wood, LLL 29.95, 2. Avery Gammons, LLL 29.97, 3. Aubrey Hiller, LLL 30.14.
15-and-over, 1. Mikayla Wagner, LLL 29.94, 2. Melanie Manzano, LLL 31.55, 3. Rwani Ceballos, TSA 32.64.

100-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Aliyana Ordunez, SAS 1:14.25, 2. Uliana Antonyan, WOW 1:16.27, 3. Aida Petrovskaia, SFTL 1:17.58.
11-12, 1. Amyrah Pottierre, TSA 1:05.45, 2. Mariana Wotfe, SOFLO 1:08.46, time drop 4.41, 3. Nailah Navrati, FAST 1:10.33.
13-14, 1. Christia Nicholas, TSA 55.23, 2. Erika Bello, LLL 1:04.08, 3. Missy Barranco, GRSC 1:04.22.
15-and-over, 1. Rwani Ceballos, TSA 1:07.58, 2. Raquel Uittenbogaard-Vilas, TSA 1:08.79, 3. Marlie Leonard, LLL 1:26.14.

100-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Leala Reese, FAST 1:39.64.
11-12, 1. Eden Tiscione, WOW 1:14.13, 2. Skyla McDowell, TSU 1:19.22, 3. Abigail Pierre, TSA 1:31.15.
13-14, 1. Mikhel Martin, SOFLO 1:13.14, 2. Anna Davis, LLL 1:18.44, 3. Emi Romanczuk, SAS 1:19.28.
15-and-over, 1. Melanie Manzano, LLL 1:19.73, 2. Gracie Auld, LLL 1:21.08, 3. Alyssa Schultz, PAQ 1:23.43.

BOYS
25-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. William Batson, SFTL 17.13, 2. Max Finkelman, PCS 21.14, 3. Nicholas Pogrebenko, SAS 21.50.

25-yard backstroke:
8-and-under, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 21.20, 2. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 22.00, time drop 0.15, 3. Sebastian Wood, LLL 22.29.

25-yard breaststroke:
8-and-under, 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 25.27, time drop 2.42, 2. Mark Kuleshov, SAS 25.33, 3. Enrico Giangiulio, LLL 26.52.

25-yard butterfly:
8-and-under, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 20.51, 2. Sebastian Wood, LLL 23.26, 3. Liam Black, BR 23.54.

50-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. Daniel Vaskovtsev, SAS 35.46, 2. Ethan Schmidt, SAS 36.21, 3. Mark Kuleshov, SAS 39.58.
10-and-under, 1. Valentin Alvarez, WOW 34.51, 2. Calum Bass, SFTL 35.07, 3. Michael Barber, SOFLO 35.20, 5. Sean Tee 35.59, time drop 2.54.
11-12, 1. Ivan Rodriguez, WOW 30.45, 2. Benjamin Liss, SOFLO 31.03, time drop 2.35, . Serge Peshkou, TSA 31.54.
13-14, 1. Gabriel Bacig, PAQ 25.08, 2. Hunter Pradines, FAST 27.23, 3. Matias Cardona, TSI 27.32.
15-and-over, 1. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 25.63, time drop 5.67, 2. Nikita Galkin, PAQ 25.67, 3. Uriah Campbell, TSA 25.77.

50-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Samuel Ramos, GRSC 41.08, 2. Tim Sorokin, SAS 41.74, 3. Ethan Schmidt, SAS 43.42.
11-12, 1. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 35.34, time drop 1.05, 2. Oliver Bekesi, LLL 37.66, 3. Nicolas Cuffe, SFTL 38.77.
13-14, 1. Cash Vinas, PAQ 35.21, 2. Hernandez Perez, TSA 37.20, 3. Arthur Meneghin, TSU 38.68, 4. Asher Labbe, SOFLO 41.56.
15-and-over, 1. Sheldon Win, PAQ 25.41, 2. John Ima, TSU 37.70, 3. Max Fernandez, LLL 39.33.

100-yard backstroke:
10-and-under, 1. Calum Bass, SFTL 1:24.96, 2. Bryce Powers, SAS 1:25.91, 3. Timber Wright, SF 1:26.63, 5. Michael Barber 1:29.33, time drop 4.98.
11-12, 1. Zacc Carrera, SF 1:24.34, 2. Cooper Howell, WOW 1:25.19, 3. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 1:34.95.
13-14, 1. Xyen Walker, TSA 1:06.83, 2. Gabriel Bacig, PAQ 1:07.44, 3. Aiden Sabocik, LLL 1:08.31, 5. Justin Campos, SOFLO 1:09.97, time drop 7.66.
15-and-over, 1. Sebastian Balfour, LLL 1:07.42, 2. Noel Marzan, TSA 1:08.61, 3. Gabriel Navarro, GRSC 1:14.05.

50-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Levi Vilson, WOW 47.65, 2. Brian Mutuliga, TSU 47.77, 3. Michael Barber, SOFLO 47.82, time drop 0.92, 6. Sean Tee, SOFLO 48.66, time drop 2.38.
11-12, 1. David Bishai, LLL 40.11, 2. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 41.03, time drop 1.92, 3. Benjamin Liss, SOFLO 41.44, time drop 3.56.
13-14, 1. Cash Vinas, PAQ 35.85, 2. Zac Bricher, TSA 37.24, 3. Everhart Fergus, WOW 37.39, 6. Adrian Sowma, SOFLO 43.97, time drop 1.43.
15-and-over, 1. Sheldon Win, PAQ 28.60, 2. Kevin Melo, PAQ 30.35, 3. Tyson Elliott, WOW 30.96, 4. Aditya Kapadia, SOFLO 33.56, time drop 1.35.

100-yard breaststroke:
10-and-under, 1. Timber Wright, SF 1:42.34, 2. Levi Vilson, WOW 1:44.55, 3. Calum Bass, SFTL 1:46.64.
11-12, 1. Oliver Fergus, WOW 1:19.70, 2. Vincent Elliott, WOW 1:22.48, 3. Nicky Diaz, SF 1:29.27.
13-14, 1. Thomas Ramos, GRSC 1:14.54, 2. Kavon Clarke, SFTL 1:17.01, 3. Jorge Aguila, SAS 1:17.50, 4. Justin Campos, SOFLO 1:20.18, time drop 6.63.
15-and-over, 1. Noel Marzan, TSA 1:12.29, 2. Sebastian Balfour, LLL 1:17.63, 3. Vinicus Camargo, TSU 1:19.64.

100-yard individual medley:
10-and-under, 1. Enzo Morabito, SAS 1:28.68, 2. Michael Barber, SOFLO 1:29.16, time drop 1.72, 3. Samuel Ramos, GRSC 1:30.75, 5. Sean Tee, SOFLO 1:34.72, time drop 2.22.
11-12, 1. Andrey Pelykh, PCS 1:05.81, 2. Benjamin Liss, SOFLO 1:22.29, time drop 6.22, 3. Oliver Bekesi, LLL 1:22.30.
13-14, 1. Aiden Sabocik, LLL 1:06.08, 2. Logan Wurtz, LLL 1:08.85, 3. Jorge Aguila, SAS 1:09.13, 4. Justin Campos, SOFLO 1:10.49, time drop 2.49.
15-and-over, 1. Sheldon Win, PAQ 55.45, 2. Kevin Melo, PAQ 1:02.91, 3. Sebastian Balfour, LLL 1:05.78, 7. Aditya Kapadia, SOFLO 1:11.08, time drop 4.80.

50-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Samuel Ramos, GRSC 39.46, 2. Enzo Morabito, SAS 40.38, 3. Timber Wright, SF 40.75.
11-12, 1. Ivan Rodriguez, WOW 32.96, 2. Nicolas Cuffe, SFTL 36.36, 3. Bo Howell, WOW 37.31, 4. David Gonzalez, SOFLO 44.86, time drop 2.31.
13-14, 1. Aiden Sabocik, LLL 29.08, 2. Jacob Wagner, LLL 29.84, 3. Everhart Fergus, WOW 30.14, 5. Alexander Rahman, SOFLO 32.77, time drop 0.47.
15-and-over, 1. Sheldon Win, PAQ 24.91, 2. Kevin Melo, PAQ 27.45, 3. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 27.67, time drop 4.90.

100-yard freestyle:
10-and-under, 1. Valentin Alvarez, WOW 1:18.46, 2. Lucas Barnard, SFTL 1:19.62, 3. Sean Tee, SOFLO 1:20.60, time drop 7.45.
11-12, 1. Bo Howell, WOW 1:02.98, 2. Ivan Rodriguez, WOW 1:08.13, 3. Dylan McVeigh, SOFLO 1:09.92, time drop 4.50, 5. Benjamin Liss 1:10.16, time drop 7.52.
13-14, 1. Gabriel Bacig, PAQ 57.07, 2. Zac Bricher, TSA 59.10, 3. Jacob Wagner, LLL 59.72, 4. Alexander Rahman, SOFLO 1:00.52, time drop 1.44.
15-and-over, 1. Lorenzo Luvizetto, PAQ 56.59, 2. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 56.72, time drop 56.72, time drop 9.92, 3. Nikita Galkin, PAQ 57.50.

100-yard butterfly:
10-and-under, 1. Bryce Powers, SAS 1:21.04, 2. Timber Wright, SF 1:27.10, 3. Brian Mutuliga, TSU 1:36.19.
11-12, 1. Oliver Fergus, WOW 1:07.64, 2. Ivan Rodriguez, WOW 1:19.46, 3. David Bishai, LLL 1:20.64.
13-14, 1. Gabriel Bacig, PAQ 1:01.23, 2. Kavon Clarke, SFTL 1:03.20, 3. Aiden Sabocik, LLL 1:04.79.
15-and-over, 1. Sebastian Balfour, LLL 1:01.15, 2. Kevin Melo, PAQ 1:02.85, 3. Ayden Otero, SOFLO 1:04.03, time drop 5.99.

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

SOFLO’s Haley Garcia Triple Winner In SOFLO-PST Dual Meet Sizzler In Opening Session


By Sharon Robb
PLANTATION, February 11, 2022—Haley Garcia of South Florida Aquatic Club dominated the opening session of the South Florida Aquatic Club and Plantation Swim Team dual meet Friday at Plantation Aquatic Complex.

Garcia, 14, won three events: mixed 14-and-under 25-yard butterfly in 18.16; 25-yard breaststroke in 19.54 and 25-yard freestyle in 16.13.

Simeon Tuso, 10, of Plantation Swim Team was the only other individual winner in the 25-yard backstroke in 22.40.

SOFLO had three-runner-up finishers. Ellie Phan, 6, was second in the 25-yard butterfly in 20.99.

Santiago Zuluaga, 7, was second in the 25-yard backstroke in a best time 22.98, dropping 1.05.

Savanna Alonso, 9, was second in the 25-yard breaststroke in a best time 25.21, dropping 2.07 seconds.

The short course yards meet continues with the second session at 5:15 p.m. The meet concludes Saturday with one session at 8 a.m.

SOFLO has entered 125 swimmers (65 boys and 60 girls) in 714 individual events and 40 relays in four relay events in the three-day meet.

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

SESSION ONE RESULTS
25-yard butterfly: Mixed 14-and-under, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 18.16, 2. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 20.99, 3. Jackson Codd, PST 22.18; SOFLO: 4. Savanna Alonso 23.53, time drop 2.80, 8. Santiago Zuluaga 27.11, 9. Maya Barrizonte 28.46, 12. Daniel Mantjos 34.39.

25-yard backstroke: Mixed 14-and-under, 1. Simeon Tuso, PST 22.40, 2. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 22.98, time drop 1.05, 3. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 23.61; SOFLO: 6. Karen Lino 24.84, 8. Daniel Mantjos 25.59, 10. Maya Barrizonte 27.43.

25-yard breaststroke: Mixed 14-and-under, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 19.54, 2. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 25.21, time drop 2.07, 3. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 25.56; SOFLO: 6. Santiago Zuluaga 27.69, time drop 0.74, 10. Daniel Mantjos 31.69, 11. Maya Barrizonte 33.51.

25-yard freestyle: Mixed 14-and-under, 1. Haley Garcia, SOFLO 16.13, 2. Simeon Tuso, PST 18.77, 3. Savanna Alonso, SOFLO 19.63; SOFLO: 5. Ellie Phan 20.71, 7. Santiago Zuluaga 21.21, time drop 0.06, 8. Karen Lino 22.40, 9. Maya Barrizonte 22.71, 11. Daniel Mantjos 23.23.

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

SOFLO’s Ellie Phan Shines At Boca Raton Swim Team Not So Scary Halloween Invite


By Sharon Robb
BOCA RATON, October 30, 2021—At 6, one of the youngest swimmers in the meet also shined the brightest at the Boca Raton Swim Team Not So Scary Halloween Invite Saturday at Boca Raton High School Aquatic Center.

South Florida Aquatic Club’s Ellie Phan won the 8-and-under 25-yard butterfly in a best time 20.59, dropping 1.69 seconds off her previous best.

Phan was also second in the 25-yard breaststroke in 25.38, also a best time dropping 1.37. She was fourth in the 25-yard backstroke in 23.77 and tenth in the 25-yard freestyle in 22.33.

Other top SOFLO finishers were:

Aleksander Chaussky, 13, was fourth in the 13-18 200-yard individual medley in a best time 2:33.97, dropping 3.18; sixth in the 13-14 100-yard backstroke in 1:10.45, dropping 15.59 according to Meet Mobile and eighth in the 13-14 100-yard freestyle in 59.98, also a best time dropping 2.55 and dipping below 1 minute for the first time.

Isabel Schlicht, 16, was third in the 15-18 100-yard butterfly in 1:15.91, fourth in the 15-18 100-yard freestyle in a best time 1:02.05, dropping 1.12, sixth in the 15-18 100-yard breaststroke in 1:27.82 and tenth in the 13-18 200-yard individual medley in 2:47.40.

Mikhel Martin, 12, was sixth in the 12-and-under 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:13.00, dropping 3.83; seventh in the 12-and-under 50-yard butterfly in a best time 32.01 dropping 2.83 and 11th in the 12-and-under 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 40.98, dropping 1.35.

Jemma Baldwin, 11, fourth in the 12-and-under 50-yard backstroke in a best time 33.22, dropping 3.31; seventh in the 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 39.51, dropping 2.48; seventh in the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 29.00, dropping 0.64 and seventh in the 100-yard individual medley in 1:13.62.

Eric Ferrer, 11, was eighth in the 50-yard freestyle in 29.21; tenth in the 100-yard individual medley in a best time 1:14.80, dropping 4.16; 12th in the 50-yard butterfly in 33.86 and 13th in the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 35.73, dropping 0.64.

Martin Petkov, 12, was fourth in the 50-yard breaststroke in a best time 38.29, dropping 0.46; seventh in the 50-yard backstroke in a best time 34.21, dropping 0.51; ninth in the 50-yard freestyle in a best time 29.24, dropping 0.82 and 14th in the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 34.34, dropping 1.21.

Santiago Zuluaga, 6, fifth in the 8-and-under 25-yard backstroke in a best time 24.53, dropping 0.02; fifth in the 25-yard breaststroke in a best time 28.43, dropping 0.04; seventh in the 25-yard freestyle in a best time 21.30, dropping 2.90 and ninth in the 25-yard butterfly in a best time 28.36, dropping 1.04.

Savanna Alonso, 8, was fourth in the 25-yard breaststroke in 27.76; sixth in the 25-yard freestyle in 20.93; eighth in the 25-yard butterfly in 27.17 and tenth in the 25-yard backstroke in 26.47.

Maximiliano Remmele, 12, sixth in the 12-and-under 50-yard freestyle in 28.36 and ninth in the 50-yard butterfly in a best time 32.78, dropping 0.50.

South Florida Aquatic Club had 56 swimmers (29 boys and 27 girls) race in 189 individual events over two sessions. The meet was capped at 160 athletes, 80 per session.

In addition to host Boca Raton Swim Team and SOFLO, other Florida Gold Coast teams in the field were East Coast Aquatic Club, Tsunami Swim Team, Swim Fort Lauderdale and Plantation Swim Team.

SESSION ONE MIXED RESULTS
100-yard freestyle:
13-14, 1. Adriano Corrieri, PST 54.53; SOFLO: 8. Aleksander Chaussky 59.98; 15-18, 1. Daniel Nahornyi, TSU 54.41; SOFLO: 4. Isabel Schlicht 1:02.05, time drop 1.12.

100-yard backstroke:
13-14, 1. Anais Gedeon, SFTL 1:06.56; SOFLO: 6. Aleksander Chaussky 1:10.45, time drop 15.59, 17. Sophia Avila 1:20.55, 20. Justin Campos 1:25.08; 15-18, 1. Daniel Nahornyi, TSU 1:03.61.

100-yard breaststroke:
13-14, 1. Adriano Corrieri, PST 1:08.99; SOFLO: 15. Alexander Rahman 1:31.22, time drop 1.27, 19. Gabriela Marin 1:33.21; 15-18, 1. Maya Kirie, ECAC 1:11.43; SOFLO: 6. Isabel Schlicht 1:27.82.

100-yard butterfly:
13-14, 1. Barron Tate, PST 1:05.26; SOFLO: 12. Gabriela Marin 1:24.75, 13. Sophia Avila 1:27.25, 16. Justin Campos 1:37.06; 15-18, 1. Andrei Reyna-Matiut, TSU 1:06.96; SOFLO: 3. Isabel Schlicht 1:15.91.

200-yard individual medley:
13-18, 1. Daniel Nahornyi, TSU 2:22.38; SOFLO: 4. Aleksander Chaussky 2:33.97, time drop 3.18, 10. Isabel Schlicht 2:47.40, 18. Sophia Avila 2:59.99.

SESSION TWO MIXED RESULTS
100-yard individual medley:
12-and-under, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 1:06.20; SOFLO: 6. Mikhel Martin 1:13, time drop 3.83, 7. Jemma Baldwin 1:13.62, 10. Eric Ferrer 1:14.80, time drop 4.16.

50-yard backstroke:
12-and-under, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 31.41; SOFLO: 4. Jemma Baldwin 33.22, time drop 3.31, 7. Martin Petkov 34.21, time drop 0.51, 13. Eric Ferrer 35.73, time drop 0.64, 15. Gianna Martin 36.70, time drop 10.12.

25-yard backstroke:
8-and-under, 1. Jayden Gartman, ECAC 21.91; SOFLO: 4. Ellie Phan 23.77, 5. Santiago Zuluaga 24.53, time drop 0.02, 9. Dylan Jung 25.87, 10. Savanna Alonso 26.47, 14. Anna Guerrero 28.33.

50-yard breaststroke:
12-and-under, 1. Lora Berger, BRST 22.03; SOFLO: 4. Martin Petkov 38.29, time drop 0.46, 7. Jemma Baldwin 39.51, time drop 2.48, 11. Mikhel Martin 40.98, time drop 1.35, 16. Laila Harran 43.67, 17. Benjamin Liss 45.00, time drop 0.55, 20. Toma Petkov 45.37, time drop 1.85, 21. Kyle Wehn 46.03, time drop 4.50, 23. Ethan Phan 46.77.

25-yard breaststroke:
8-and-under, 1. Lucas Mango, BRST 24.39; SOFLO: 2. Ellie Phan 25.38, time drop 1.37, 4. Savanna Alonso 27.76, 5. Santiago Zuluaga 28.43, time drop 0.04, 13. Dylan Jung 33.99, 15. Anna Guerrero 35.59.

50-yard butterfly:
12-and-under, 1. Felipe Alvarez, PST 29.65; SOFLO: 7. Mikhel Martin 32.01, time drop 2.83, 9. Maximiliano Remmele 32.78, time drop 0.50, 12. Eric Ferrer 33.86, 14. Martin Petkov 34.34, time drop 1.21, 15. Gianna Martin 35.26, time drop 12.63, 18. Laila Harran 38.04, 22. Toma Petkov 38.85, time drop 3.00.

25-yard butterfly:
8-and-under, 1. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 20.59, time drop 1.69; SOFLO: 8. Savanna Alonso 27.17, 9. Santiago Zuluaga 28.36, time drop 1.04, 14. Dylan Jung 29.82, 17. Anna Guerrero 34.60.

50-yard freestyle:
12-and-under, 1. Zoe Schnoeller, SFTL 26.14; SOFLO: 6. Maximiliano Remmele 28.36, 7. Jemma Baldwin, 29.00 time drop 0.64, 8. Eric Ferrer 29.21, 9. Martin Petkov 29.24, time drop 0.82, 22. Laila Harran 31.92.

25-yard freestyle:
8-and-under, 1. Meliana Gnesin, BRST 20.07; SOFLO: 6. Savanna Alonso 20.93,
SOFLO’s Ellie Phan Shines At Boca Raton Swim Team Not So Scary Halloween Invite

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com

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SOFLO’s Ellie Phan, Santiago Zuluaga Shine At Sunrise Sizzler


By Sharon Robb
SUNRISE, October 9, 2021—Ellie Phan and Santiago Zuluaga, two of the youngest swimmers in the meet, combined to win seven events in the Sunrise Sizzler Friday at Sunrise Civic Center.

Phan, 6, swept all four individual events. She won the 25-yard butterfly in a best time 21.64, dropping 0.64; 25-yard backstroke in 23.65; 25-yard breaststroke in a best time 25.99, dropping 0.76; and 25-yard freestyle in 20.11.

Zuluaga, 6, won three individual events. He won the 25-yard backstroke in a best time 24.03, dropping 0.52; 25-yard breaststroke in 28.61; and 25-yard freestyle in a best time 21.27, dropping 2.93. He was also second in the 25-yard butterfly in 28.25, dropping 1.15.

Other top three SOFLO finishers:

Julia Baldwin, 9, 25-yard freestyle, third, 20.04.

Andres Gomez, 25-yard backstroke, second 29.44.

Gabriel Ferrer, 25-yard backstroke, third 20.88, time drop 1.06.

Meet organizers added a 9-and-older age group category for developmental swimmers to introduce them to competition.

SUNRISE SIZZLER RESULTS
GIRLS

25-yard butterfly:
6-and-under, 1. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 21.64, time drop 0.64, 2. Neila Gayle, SUN 30.85, 3. Whitney Avella, SAS 31.03.
7-8, 1. Kylie Cheatum SUN 18.75, 2. Paloma Altieri, HAT 20.20, 3. Sabrina Arnold, CSSC 22.17; SOFLO: 14. Savanna Alonso 29.25, 24. Anna Guerrero 39.57.
9-and-over, 1. Paloma Escobar Alvarado, SUN 22.80, 2. Julia Jerkersdottir, CC 22.87, 3. Alexandra Corris, SF 24.19.

25-yard backstroke:
6-and-under, 1. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 23.64, 2. Neila Gayle, SUN 26.74, 3. Kaila Perry, SUN 27.03.
7-8, 1. Paloma Altieri, HAT 21.07, 2. Kylie Cheatum, SUN 21.34, 3. Sabrina Arnold, CSSC 22.86; SOFLO: 12. Savanna Alonso 26.59, 23. Anna Guerrero 31.68.
9-and-over, 1. Paloma Escobar Alvarado, SUN 22.27, 2. Emsley Gilbert, SUN 23.48, 3. Sarina Loewinger, SAS 23.70.

25-yard breaststroke:
6-and-under, 1. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 25.99, time drop 0.76, 2. Ariana Taborga, PC 30.64, 3. Whitney Avella, SAS 30.83.
7-8, 1. Paloma Altieri, HAT 24.41, 2. Sabrina Arnold, CSSC 25.16, 3. Olivia Rubino, SAS 26.24; SOFLO: 22. Anna Guerrero 37.36.
9-and-over, 1. Alexandra Corris, SF 25.17, 2. Julia Jerkersdottir, CC 25.41, 3. Paloma Escobar Alvarado, SUN 27.74.


25-yard freestyle:
6-and-under, 1. Ellie Phan, SOFLO 20.11, 2. Lilli Bosco, HAT 24.17, 3. Neila Gayle, SUN 24.31.
7-8, 1. Paloma Altieri, HAT 17.01, 2. Kylie Cheatum, SUN 18.13, 3. Sabrina Arnold, CSSC 18.40; SOFLO: 8. Savanna Alonso 21.15, 23. Anna Guerrero 26.46.
9-and-over, 1. Grace Palmer, HAT 18.75, 2. Paloma Escobar Alvarado, SUN 19.42, 3. Julia Baldwin, SOFLO 20.04.


100-yard freestyle relay:
8-and-under, 1. Sunrise Swimming 1:31.30, 2. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 1:33.88, 3. Heritage Aquatic Team B 1:38.16.

BOYS
25-yard butterfly:
6-and-under, 1. Samuel Gulbinas, CC 27.71, 2. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 28.25, time drop, 3. Oliver Kouchev, SAS 28.68; SOFLO: 4. Andres Gomez 28.93.
7-8, 1. Ryan Johnson, SUN 16.97, 2. Guy Soto, CC 17.03, 3. Daniel Sigda, SAS 19.58; SOFLO: 4. Gabriel Ferrer 20.50, 11. Leonardo Zuluaga 23.88, time drop 0.70.
9-and-under, 1. Gabriel Soto, CC 15.49, 2. Alex Escobar Alvarado, SUN 16.08, 3. Santi Araque, SUN 17.74; SOFLO: 10. Sean Tee 28.31.


25-yard backstroke:
6-and-under, 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 24.03, time drop 0.52, 2. Andres Gomez, SOFLO 29.44, 3. Samuel Gulbinas, CC 30.31.
7-8, 1. Guy Soto, CC 18.06, 2. Ryan Johnson, SUN 19.73, 3. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 20.88, time drop 1.06; SOFLO: 5. Leonardo Zuluaga 22.07.
9-and-under, 1. Gabriel Soto, CC 19.43, 2. Alex Escobar Alvarado, SUN 19.64, 3. Santi Arque, SUN 21.91; SOFLO: 8. Sean Tee 25.22, time drop 0.18.


25-yard breaststroke:
6-and-under, 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 28.61, 2. Samuel Gulbinas, CC 29.73, 3. Oliver Kouchev, SAS 30.99; SOFLO: 4. Andres Gomez 36.41.
7-8, 1. Guy Soto, CC 21.25, 2. tie, Erik Ellis, SUN 22.55 and Ryan Johnson, SUN 22.55, 4. Leonardo Zuluaga, SOFLO 22.72, time drop 0.06; SOFLO: 6. Gabriel Ferrer 24.92.
9-and-under, 1. Santi Araque, SUN 21.23, 2. Gabriel Soto, CC 21.80, 3. Alex Escobar Alvarado, SUN 22.92; SOFLO: 6. Sean Tee 26.11, time drop 0.22.


25-yard freestyle:
6-and-under, 1. Santiago Zuluaga, SOFLO 21.27, time drop 2.93, 2. Samuel Gulbinas, CC 25.18, 3. Maddoz Palmer, HAT 25.47; SOFLO: 4. Andres Gomez 26.11.
7-8, 1. Ryan Johnson, SUN 14.84, 2. Guy Soto, CC 14.92, 3. Gabriel Ferrer, SOFLO 17.31, time drop 0.10; SOFLO; 6. Leonardo Zuluaga 18.12.
9-and-over, 1. Alex Escobar Alvarado, SUN 14.44, 2. Gabriel Soto, CC 14.59, 3. Santi Araque, SUN 14.90; SOFLO: 5. Sean Tee 19.06, time drop 2.28.


100-yard freestyle relay:
8-and-under, 1. Sunrise Swimming 1:09.18, 2. Cyclones 1:17.43, 3. St. Andrew’s Aquatics 1:17.76, 4. SOFLO 1:26.44.

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

SOFLO’s Super Six Ready To Sizzle In Sunrise


By Sharon Robb
SUNRISE—South Florida Aquatic Club will compete in the Sunrise Sizzler Friday at Sunrise Civic Center.

Warmup is 5 p.m. followed by the four individual events and relay competition at 5:30 p.m. The meet is capped at 125 swimmers.

SOFLO’s swimmers are Savanna Alonso, 8; Gabriel Ferrer, 8; Ellie Phan, 6; Sean Tee, 8; Leonardo Zuluaga, 8; and Santiago Zuluaga, 6.

The six swimmers will compete in 24 individual events and one relay. Events are 25-yard butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, freestyle and 100-yard freestyle relay.

Meet organizers have added a 9-and-older age group category to introduce swimmers to competition.

Admission is $2 and heat sheets are $2. Parking is free. A concession stand will be available during the meet. Spectators will only be permitted in designated areas of the pool deck. Parents are not allowed in the bullpen area.

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