Last Dual Double Meet of the Season
October 18, 2012By Cindy Jones of St. Thomas Aquinas High School
It’s a nice, clear, Thursday night @ Plantation Aquatic Complex with athletes awaiting the last dual double meet for St Thomas Aquinas’ 2012-13 Swim & Dive Team.
Tonight, we face Western and West Broward Swim & Dive team to determine how we will end the season. Will we still be undefeated?
It’s senior night too. Girls Captain Carolina Vargas went out of her way to remember the senior girls with a beautiful sunflower marking their last dual meet with the team.
Start time is 7pm and the kids are chanting, as the meet referee asks the athletes to head to the blocks to start the meet.
Both the boys and girls 200 Medley Relay took 1st place.
Girls - Fiorenzi (1st) and Oliva (3rd) did a nice job in the 200 Free while the boys-Velasquez (1st),Litts (2nd), and D’ugard (3rd) took first thru third in the 200 Free.
Girls Gerena (1st) and Borelli (2nd) had a nice swim in the 200 IM and Samantha Stinemire took 1st in the 50 Free (1st).
In the Diving scene: Gabrielle Comunale took 2nd and Nerissa Scott took 3rd. Jack Harrington had another successful 1st place Dive win! Great job divers.
The Girls 50 Fly Fiorenzi took 1st whicl the boys finished 2nd,3rd and 4th.
Th 100 Free Girls took 1st (Oliva), 2nd (Brennan) and 3rd (Stinemire).
Kearn Kurbanali took 1st in the Boys 100 Free.
500 Free Alex Behnam (1st) had a great swim.
200 Relay both Boys and Girls took 1st
Girls 100 Breast took 1st (Wozab) and 2nd (Gerena)
Finishing up was a great 400 relay win in both the boys and girls
Final Dual Double Scores
STA 132 vs. Western 42
STA 120 vs. West Broward 60
STA 139.50 vs. Western 44.50
STA 113 vs. West Broward 67