UBCD Sets National Relay Record at Age Group Champs

The second day of the Age Group Championships had the UBC Dolphins 13-14 boys 800 Freestyle relay team breaking the National Age Group record. Luke Reilly, Vito Zou, Gabe Lee and Keith Eriks went 8:19.84 to break the record held by the Richmond Rapids of 8:24.58 set at the Mel Zajac meet. The 14&U girls UBC team of Sidney Peake, Meghan Kwiatkowski, Sarah Yeo, Alicia Chung broke the Provincial record in the same event. Their time of 8:54.02 bettered the record set by Chena in 2009 of 9:03.97.

Charlotte Philpotts, WVOSC got the evening session started with a gold medal performance in the girls 14 years 100 Freestyle. She was followed by Nina Takahashi VPSC (12&U), James Dergousoff Chena (13&U) and Luke Reilly WDSC (14 years) all winning their respective 400 I.M.’s.

Silver medalists:

  • 100 Freestyle; Danica Ludlow PGB, 13 years
  • 400 I.M.; Haley Black PGB, 13 years
  • 50 Backstroke; Haley Black PGB, 13 years, Marcus Chu VPSC 17-18

Bronze medalists:

  • 400 I.M.; Stefan Milosevic Hyack, 14 years, Kierra Smith LLSC 16-18
  • 50 Backstroke; Peter Brothers IS, 13&U, Heidi Bradley IS, 14 years
  • 800 Free Relay; UBC (Sidney Peake, Meghan Kwiatkowski, Sarah Yeo, Alicia Chung) 14&U