Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Dragon Swimmers Compete in Junior Nationals Over Summer

Carroll Dragon Swimming was well represented this year at the 2018 Speedo Junior National Championships hosted at the William Wollett Jr. Aquatic Center in Irvine, California, July 31 through August 4, 2018.

Seven Carroll Dragon Swimmers competed at Summer USA Junior Nationals for two local USA Swim Clubs, the North Texas Nadadores and the Lakeside Aquatic Club.
The Senior Coach for the North Texas Nadadores is Dan Balint and the Senior Coach for the Lakeside Aquatic Club is Jason Walter.

The Dragon Swimmers that participated in this National Championship were:

North Texas Nadadores:
Senior Landon Armstrong
Senior Jaykob Williams
Senior Kevin Repice
Senior Chris Lindley: 4th in the 1500 Meter Free and 6th in the 800 Meter Free

Lakeside Aquatic Club:
Freshman Riley Francis: 7th in the 4×100 Medley Relay
Senior Natalie Whalen: 7th in the 200 Meter Fly, 7th in the 4×100 Medley Relay
Junior Katherine Zenick

“We are very proud of these athlete’s accomplishments and look forward to the upcoming 2018-2019 Dragon Swim and Dive season,” Dragon Varsity Swim Coach Kevin Murphy said.