On the first full day of racing at the Tucson Ford Dealers Invitational Team BC collected one gold and three bronze in the individual events and two gold and tow silver in the relays.
Stefanie Schmidt, (IS) won the Women’s 200 Back on the touch in an exciting finish. Peter Brothers, (IS) took the bronze in the Men’s 200 Back.
Emily Overholt, (WVOSC) placed third in the Womens’s 200 Fly. Stefan Milosevic, (Hyack) duplicated that in the Men’s 200 Fly.
In the 400 Free relays Team BC was one-two in both the Women’s and Men’s events. The women’s team of Amy Sun, (WVOSC), Taylor Padington (IS), Charlotte Philpotts (Chena) and Danica Ludlow (PGB) bested the team of Rachael Newman (PCS), Emily Overholt, (WVOSC), Maran Kokoszka (RAC) and Mariya Chekanovych (SFA).
On the Men’s side Sergey Holson, Jonathan Kraft, Justin Chan and Luke Reilly (VAND) touched out Edward Zhao, (VAND), Sterling King, (PGB) Stefan Milosevic (Hyack), and Peter Brothers (IS).
Other top five swims came from Sergey Holson (VAND), fifth 100 Free, Rachael Newman (PCS), fourth 200 Fly, Edward Zhao (VAND) fifth 200 Back, and Taylor Padington (IS) fourth 400 Free.