Estevan Golden Eels finish first at Weyburn meet

Forty-five members of the Estevan Golden Eels Swim Club travelled to Weyburn on the weekend for what was the Eels first full meet of the season.

The Eels proved to be the team to beat once again and earned the High Club Point Award with 599 points, which was well ahead of the second place Weyburn Silver Seals, who had 388 points.

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Among the Eels who competed in Weyburn, 28 of them placed in the top three of their individual events.

The Eels came home with numerous individual age group medals. To receive an age group medal, a swimmer must finish in the top three for the highest points in their respective age category. The Eels who won age group medals were:

  • Seven and eight girls: Olivia Hockey, gold;
  • Seven and eight boys: Carter Yunick, silver:
  • Eleven and 12 girls: Alianna Young, silver;
  • Thirteen and 14 boys: Tristan Threinen, gold, and Ethan Elliott, bronze;
  • Fifteen to 17 girls: Taeghen Hack, gold, and Mikayla Hack, silver;
  • Fifteen to 17 boys: Chris Sutter, silver, and Dylan Pryznyk, bronze;
  • Eighteen and over girls: Emily Marshall, gold

Swimmers who had a top-three finish in Weyburn were:

  • Mahlyn Bomberak – Third in 50-metre freestyle;
  • Sawyer Bomberak – Second in 50 backstroke;
  • Logan Dalziel – First in 100 breaststroke, third in 200 breaststroke and 200 individual medley (IM);
  • Gabrielle Deitz – First in 25 breaststroke;
  • Rachel Duncan – Second in 100 freestyle, 50 fly and 100 IM;
  • William Duncan – First in 200 freestyle;
  • Brooke Dzeryk – Third in 50 breaststroke, 100 backstroke and 50 back;
  • Lucas Dzeryk – Second in 100 backstroke and 50 freestyle, third in 200 backstroke, 100 freestyle and 100 fly;
  • Ethan Elliott – First in 100 backstroke and 50 freestyle, second in 200 backstroke, third in 200 freestyle and 100 freestyle;
  • Mikayla Hack – First in 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke and 200 breaststroke, second in 200 freestyle and 200 IM;
  • Taeghen Hack – First in 200 freestyle, 50 fly, 100 freestyle, 100 fly and 200 IM;
  • Oliva Hockey – Second in 50 backstroke, 25 breaststroke, 25 backstroke and 25 freestyle;
  • Lily Knoll –Second in 200 freestyle;
  • Emily Marshall – First in 200 backstroke and 100 backstroke, second in 100 breaststroke, 100 freestyle and 50 freestyle;
  • Elle Meyers – Second in 100 backstroke;
  • Karson Mvula – First in 100 IM, second in 100 breaststroke;
  • Casey Olney – First in 100 breaststroke;
  • Dylan Pryznyk – First in 50 fly, second in 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke, 50 freestyle and 200 IM;
  • Isabelle Pyra – Third in 50 freestyle and 25 freestyle;
  • Emily Sauder – Second in 100 breaststroke, third in 100 backstroke, 100 Freestyle and 50 fly;
  • Lyndon Sauder – Third in 100 backstroke and 50 freestyle;
  • Chris Sutter – First in 200 freestyle, 100 freestyle, 200 breaststroke, and third in 100 breaststroke and 100 backstroke;
  • Hailey Tangjerd – First in 50 backstroke, second in 25 fly and third in 50 freestyle;
  • Tristan Threinen – First in 200 freestyle, 50 fly, 100 freestyle, 100 fly and 200 IM;
  • Naveah Wakely – Second in 50 freestyle;
  • Bennett Walliser – First in 100 freestyle, third in 50 backstroke and 100 IM;
  • Alianna Young – First in 25 fly, 100 breaststroke, 50 breaststroke, and second in 50 fly;
  • Carter Yunick – First in 50 backstroke, 50 breaststroke, and second in 25 breaststroke, 25 backstroke, and third in 50 freestyle.

The Eels’ next meet will at home in Estevan on Saturday at the RM of Estevan Aquatic Centre.


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