6 November 2016
Well done to those younger Surrey Park swimmers who were members of Metro East's team to compete against Districts North, South and West in the Metro 7 to 10s Competition held at MSAC on Sunday 6th November. Overall it was a busy but successful morning of swimming.
Surrey Park swimmers were: Patrick Bian, Dominic Chang, Kendra and Ryder Cheesman, Zonetian He, Alex Jacobs, Natasha Kohlman, Spencer Robarts, Bridie Walsh and Chauncey Yu.
In the final points score Metro East finished first with 1518 points, well ahead of South (1286) with West third and North fourth. This was a fantastic effort by the Metro East team.
There were a number of top 10 finishes by Surrey Park swimmers in individual events and top 3 in relays. Some notable swims were:
- Patrick Bian: 50 Breast PB, 50 Free PB placed 8th. 10&U Free Relay placed 1st; Medley Relay 5th.
- Ryder Cheesman: 50 Back placed 2nd, 50m Free PB placed 2nd. 9 &U Free Relay placed 2nd.
- Kendra Cheesman: 50 Breast PB placed 10th, 50 Free PB (by 4.52). Mixed 7-8 Medley placed 3rd
- Zonetian He: 50 Back PB (by 2.53)
- Alex Jacobs: 50 Breast, a PB
- Natasha Kohlman: 50m Breast, a PB
- Spencer Robarts: PBs in 50 Fly, 50 Breast and 50 Free, 2nd in Free. 10&U. Free Relay placed 1st, Medley Relay 5th.
- Chauncey Yu: 50 Back, good effort
- Bridie Walsh: 50 Fly, good swim
Special thanks to Sarah for all her work as Head Coach for Metro East’s Team and Peta Barry who did a great job as one of Metro East’s Team Managers. Thanks also to Mun for going along to support the swimmers.