|

Westborough swimmer competes at regional meet

Sports-icon-for-website[1]Westborough – Savant Liu, 12, of Westborough, was among 116 members of the Bluefish Swim Club to qualify for and compete at the New England Swimming Regional Meet, held at Seekonk High School in February. Regionals are divided into seven locations throughout New England to accommodate all of the swimmers, from approximately 100 swim teams.

At Regionals, Savant won the male 11 to 12 year old 400-yard individual (IM) with a swim time of 5:19.63. He also ?earned second place in the 100-yard IM (1:08.13), third place in the 500-yard freestyle (5:48.75), fourth place in the 50-yard freestyle (27.50) and 50-yard fly (31.37), sixth place in the 50-yard breaststroke (38.50), and eighth place in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:23.50). In addition, Savant was the anchor of the Bluefish team that ranked second in the male 11 to 12 year old 200-yard freestyle relay (1:49.78) and a key member of the team that ranked third in the 200-yard medley relay (2:09.89).

In addition, Savant was among 33 members of the Bluefish Swim Club to qualify for and compete at the New England Swimming 12 and Under Age Group Championship meet, held at the Upper Valley Aquatic Center in White River Junction, Vt., Feb. 28 to March 3. The Bluefish ranked fifth-place overall at this championship meet with 1,538.50 points. Several hundred of the top 12 and younger swimmers from more than 65 New England-based swim teams competed at this meet.

Short URL: http://communityadvocate.com/?p=33901

Posted by on Mar 28 2013. Filed under Sports. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


+ 6 = twelve

Recently Commented

  • Mike Collette: We are pumped to offer such a great program to the kids of the Metro West area!
  • Doctors Express Marlborough: Thanks for the message. We are open 7 days a week: 8 to 8 Monday through Friday and 8 to...
  • STEPHEN: DO YOU HAVE PEDIATRICIANS ON STAFF?
  • STEPHEN: SO GLAD YOU ARE HERE. WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION? THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME. SINCERELY, STEPHEN GERANEO
  • Gina Zecco: Linda, Fran and Family, Your Dad always made me smile, and your Mom and Dad together were just like a...