TAS swimmers at SISAC Swimming Championships November 22/23 2017 at SSIS
First of all, in the “A” meet Vincent Huang and Khang Nguyen represented TAS very respectably. Vincent came away with 5th, 6th, 7th and 12th placings in 13 & 14 boys 100-meter breaststroke, 50-meter butterfly, 200-meter Individual medley and 100-meter freestyle respectively, While Khang placed 3rd, 5th and 7th in the 100-meter breaststroke, 50-meter freestyle, and 50-meter butterfly respectively.
The competition was tough, but the boys worked hard and succeeded in bettering all of their personal best times!
Meanwhile in the “B” and “C” meets Jenny Dang, and Nicolas Dao represented TAS in the 11 & 12 age group. Jenny swimming in the “C” division places first in the 100-meter Individual medley, 4th in the 50-meter breaststroke, 8th in the 50-meter freestyle and got a speeding ticket for going so fast in the 50-meter backstroke. She managed to place 3rd overall in points for the “C” division. Nicolas swam in the “B” division and placed 2nd, 4th and 14th in the 100-meter backstroke, 100-meter breaststroke, and 50-meter freestyle, respectively.
Representing TAS in the “C” division of the 13 & 14 age group was, Koa (Ben) Hang, Steve (Javi) Nguyen and Mario Hoang.
Ben placed 1st, 14th, in the 100-meter Freestyle and 50-meter freestyle respectively as Steve placed 4th, in both the 50-meter freestyle and backstroke (“C” division). Meanwhile Mario won the “C” division 25-meter butterfly and the 100-meter Individual medley, came 2nd in the 50-meter breaststroke and 3rd in the 50-meter backstroke to win the overall 13 & 14 age group “C” points total.
All in all, it was a very successful two days for TAS swimmers who will look forward to a team pizza party next Wednesday.