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Two Madison Mariners Compete in YMCA NJ State Finals


MADISON, NJ - Among swim meets, the States are comprised of the best YMCA swimmers in New Jersey.

Hannah Corcoran, one of the Madison Mariners' best breastrokers, pulled out a strong performance in her favorite breastroke event. Corcoran swam the 100 Breast, placing 36th overall with a best time of 1:13.24.

Emma Danzo swam the 200, 500 and 1,000 freestyle events. In the 200 Freestyle she placed 38th. In the 500 freestyle event, she placed 19th with a time of 5:30.92.In the grueling 1,000-yard freestyle (40 laps), Danzo pushed to the finish in 11:14:61, breaking her own team record and taking ninth place overall.Danzo first broke the Madison YMCA Mariners’ 13/14 girls team record for the 1,000 freestyle at YMCA Silvers Championships.

The record, previously set by Katie McDonough in 2001, was 11:35, and at the YMCA Silvers competition, Danzo smashed it with a time of 11:20.08. She then bested her own record yet again by dropping nearly six seconds at States.



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