CAC swimmers dive right into Long Course season

The Southern Marlins Racing Team (SMRT) of Charleston hosted the 2018 SMRT “May the Fourth be with You” Invitational this past weekend at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Pool in Charleston.

Coastal Aquatic Club and 8 other swim clubs participated, with 41 swimmers representing CAC. This meet marked the start of the Long Course season as swimmers will now compete in 50-meter (Olympic) pools at both indoor and outdoor facilities with the State Championship Meet to be held in Columbia at the end of July.

The competition pool had 8 lanes. By the end of the weekend, 28 CAC swimmers (or, 68% of the meet team) combined for 77 TOP 8 finishes (referred to as making a Final or an A-Final).
From a swimmer development point-of-view, these TOP 8 finishes were distributed across all age groups for both male and female swimmers. Here’s a list of TOP 5 finishes for the weekend:

• Frederico de Castro: 1st in 100 Fly; 1st in 50 Free; 1st in 100 Free; and 1st in 200 Fly.
• Casey Mitchell: 1st in 100 Back; 1st in 200 IM; 2nd in 400 Free; 2nd in 200 Back; 3rd in 100 Breast; 4th in 200 Free; and4th in 400 IM.
• Logan Mendieta: 1st in 200 IM; 2nd in 100 Free; 2nd in 100 Breast; 2nd in 200 Free; 3rd in 50 Breast; 4th in 100 Back; and 5th in 50 Free.
• Ella Habib: 1st in 200 Fly; 4th in 100 Fly.
• Taylor Steele: 1st in 100 Breast; 3rd in 400 IM.
• Preston Widner: 2nd in 200 IM; 2nd in 100 Fly; 3rd in 50 Fly; 4th in 100 Free; and 5th in 100 Back.
• Ryan Boudreau: 2nd in 200 IM; 3rd in 100 Free; 4th in 200 Free; 5th in 50 Fly; and 5th in 50 Breast.
• Kayla Aguilar: 2nd in 100 Breast; 5th in 200 IM; and 5th in 50 Breast.
• John Grey Crosby: 3rd in 50 Free; 4th in 100 Free; and 5th in 100 Fly.
• Hayden Levy: 3rd in 100 Fly; 5th in 100 Breast.
• Christian Patricio: 3rd in 100 Fly.
• Anna Satterfield: 4th in 200 IM; 5th in 200 Breast.
• Cameron Tedrow: 4th in 200 Breast.
• Kennedy Cox: 4th in 200 Breast.
• Mason Alford: 4th in 200 Breast.
• Davy Zevgolis: 5th in 200 IM.

Additionally, Casey Mitchell was the 2nd highest point earner in the Boys 15-and-older category.

CAC will be providing a Summer Swim League team beginning in June and running through the end of July. Weekly swim meets will be held on Thursday evenings at Pepper Geddings Recreation Center in Myrtle Beach. Interested families are invited to visit the team’s website at:http://www.swimcoastal.com.

Photo courtesy of CAC

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