On Feb. 1, the Westfield Area YMCA Devilfish sent over 20 of their youngest swimmers to the 8 & Under Championships held at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, NJ. Congratulations to Sophie Ayers who finished first in two events (25 Free & 25 Fly).
Additional top 16 finishes by age group were achieved by the following swimmers:
7U GIRLS: Sophie Ayers (1st 25 Free & 25 Fly, 3rd 25 Back); Molly Germond (6th 25 Fly); Maeve Kavanagh (8th 25 Back, 14th 50 Free); Leona Rogers (7th 25 Breast, 9th 25 Free)
7U BOYS: Charlie Grauch (5th 50 Free & 25 Fly, 9th 25 Free);
8 GIRLS: Juliana Enright (10th 25 Fly); Gemma Giordano (5th 50 Free & 25 Breast, 13th 25 Back); Vera Grez (16th 50 Free); Eva Lubenow (14th 50 Free, 16th 100IM & 25 Fly); Dorian Ritter (13th 25 Breast); Kelsey Ruberto (9th 25 Breast, 11th 50 Free, 13th 100IM); Victoria Sidorov (14th 25 Free); Annabelle Tao (7th 25 Breast, 12th 50 Free)
8 BOYS: Joseph Casiere (3rd 50 Free & 25 Back, 10th 25 Fly); Alexander Contract (6th 25 Back, 10th 100IM); Lucas Moussouni (4th 50 Free, 6th 100IM , 8th 25 Fly); William Walker (4th 25 Breast)
Congratulations to all the swimmers and the coaches!