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This meet by the numbers: 204 teams 886 athletes 4,065 splashes 11 new individual nEastern Zone records (two previously held by Michael Phelps!) TVSC Boys: 7th Place 339.5 Points TVSC Girls: 47th Place 61 Points TVSC Combined: 16th Place 400.5 Points 16 TVSC Zone qualifiers and Coach Chris and Coach Jason traveled to Webster in update New York (near Rochester). They raced 87 times and swam 50 best times. New 'AAAA' standard: Alex Fidos (100 free). New Sectional Cuts: Brendan Miller (200 & 400 IM). New Sr Mets Cuts: Brendan...

Peter Smit

30 TVSC swimmers raced 144 times and swam 103 best times -- 72%. Total time improvement 433 seconds, or more than 7 minutes. New time standards: 18 'BB' times and 17 'B' times. All Best Times: Kennedy Schaentzler , Lauren Brockman, Gordon Khamraev, Amelia James, Lily Inniss, Nate Kimmy, Christian Paterno, Austin Wu, Aiden Fratticci-Eodriguez, and Lewis Wu. Mostly Best Times: Maddie Blaber, Holly McGuire, Adison Schaentzler, Harry Gao, Israel Gedeon Jr, Esteban Quintero, Dylan Laidlaw, Pasha Shmelev, Anvi Aggarwal, Chloe Kelly, and Arianna Yang. New 'BB' standards: Lauren Brockman...

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28 of our youngest athletes-in-training raced 108 times and swam 82 best times -- 76%. Total time improvement 175 seconds, or more than 2 minutes. New Team Record: 8-&-Under Boys 100 Freestyle Relay: Joey Nguygen, Luke Chen, Alex Yang and Dylan Laidlaw - 1:05.53. All Best Times: Caitlin Clover, Lena Kleine Berkenbusch, Bree Mallo, Freya Miller, Rebecca Tyler, Austin Yang, Anna Zakharova, Siena Figliola, Lucy Keillor, and Wyatt Thomas. Mostly Best Times: Conner Arnone, Peter Bartolo, Jack Bishop, Luke Chen, Alexander Drewisis, Katherine Farr, Dylan Laidlaw, Aaron Lapan, Everly McCann,...

Peter Smit

IMX rankings after the February Freeze with improvement of 2024 (green column)

Peter Smit

10 & Under Boys Jack, Dylan, Alex, Ethan, Bryce, Cealan, Benjamin and Coach Jay TVSC finished 8th in the team competition with 851.5 points, and our 10 & Unders scored most of the points in individual events and relays. Great job! 34 TVSC qualifiers raced 221 times and swam 95 best times. Total time improvement 140 seconds, or more than 2 minutes. New time standards: 13 'AAA' times, 7 'AA' times, and 7 'A' times. New qualification times: 1 Senior Mets cut, and 7 Eastern Zone Age Group Champs cuts....

Peter Smit

TVSC swimmers always do well at home meets. This weekend's Silver Championships at the Ward Melville HS pool was no exception: 81 swimmers raced 315 times and swam 196 best times. Total time improvement 548 seconds, or more than 9 minutes. New time standards: 2 'AAA' times, 13 'AA' times, 32 'A' times, 24 'BB' times, and 1 'B' time. New qualification times: 2 Eastern Zone Age Group Champs cuts, and 60 Jr Mets (formerly JOs) cuts, More Highlights All Best Times: Esteban Quintero, Azzurra Surendra, Izzy Vargas, Austin Wu,...

Peter Smit

In the last Silver Champs qualifying meet of the short course season, 55 TVSC swimmers raced 249 times at the Sachem February Freeze meet in Sachem East HS and swam 148 best times -- 59%. Total time improvement 293 seconds, or more than 4 minutes. New time standards: 5 'AA' times, 14 'A' times, 14 'BB' times, and 8 'B' times. New qualification times: 1 Senior Mets cuts, 5 Eastern Zone Age Group Champs cuts, 6 JO cuts, and 22 Silver cuts. More Highlights New Team Record: Arwen Dassen broke...

Peter Smit

Of the 31 teams, TVSC finishes in 8th place behind mega-sized teams Hampton Aquaplex Sotiris is getting ready for his 200 fly . . . 10 & Unders Madison, Jack, Bryce, Chloe,Olivia and Izzy 11-12s Marcus, Julianna, Kaylee, Ula, Myla, Emirhan, Luke and Antonis in front Hampton Aquaplex (we could use a pool like that on the north shore of Suffolk County) 13-14s posing for pictures before the start of Sunday's session Jack (9) 10th and Bryce (9) 1st Izzy (9) 13th 10&Unders Chloe, Jack, Bryce and Olivia with their...

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In the Firday evening session of the TJ Kelly Memorial Joust, Trevor Green (15) broke the 1998 or 26-year old 400 IM Stony Brook University Pool record, held by TVSC Alumni Chris Helin, by over 6 seconds - 3:58.90. Congrats Trevor! TVSC Class of 2024 at their last TVSC home meet 169 athletes-in-training raced 859 times and swam 569 best times -- 66%. Total time improvement 1517 seconds, or more than 25 minutes. New time standards: 1 'AAAA' time, 6 'AAA' times, 12 'AA' times, 38 'A' times, 63 'BB'...