The Sharks were successful in defending their own pool and won the team competition at the 2013 Spring Florida Age Group Championships completed over the weekend.
The Sharks won the team competition over the Bolles School Sharks and Tampa Bay Community Aquatics in 3rd. The Sharks also won the Team Age Group competition in the following groups: Girls 10&U; Boys 10&U; Boys 11-12; and Boys 13-14 Age Groups.
Individually, Shark swimmers Drew Clark and Austin Katz finished 1st and 2nd in the Boys 13-14 Individual High Point Award competition. Additionally, Alex Webster finished 2nd in the Boys 11-12 High Point competition and Jason Brzozowski finished 3rd in the Boys 10&U High Point competition. Congratulations to Drew, Austin, Alex and Jason!!
The Sharks also won 12 individual titles including: Drew Clark with five wins in the Boys 13-14 Age Group (1000 Free; 400 IM; 200 Fly; 500 Free; and the 1650 Free) - Drew also set a new FLAG record in the 1650 Free with a time of 15:42.39 – Congrats Drew; Patrick Amistoso won two events in the Boys 11-12 Age Group (50 Fly and 100 Fly); Alex Webster won two events in the Boys 11-12 Age Group (500 Free and 1000 Free); Jason Brzozowski won two events in the Boys 10&U Age Group (500 Free and 100 Back); and Isabel Traba in the Girls 11-12 Age Group won the 200 IM. Congratulations to Drew, Patrick, Alex, Jason and Isabel on a great meet!!!
Not to ignore maybe the most exciting events – the relays, the Sharks won a total of four relays at FLAG’s including: Boys 11-12 200 Free Relay – Patrick Amistoso, Alex Webster, Nicholas Hernandez-Tome, and Alexander Gusev; Boys 11-12 400 Freestyle Relay - Patrick Amistoso, Alexander Gusev, Nicholas Hernandez-Tome, and Alex Webster; Boys 11-12 400 Medley Relay - Alex Webster, Patrick Amistoso, Alexander Gusev, and Nicholas Hernandez-Tome; and Boys 13-14 400 Freestyle Relay – Keanan Dols, Drew Clark, Austin Katz, and Matthew Garcia.
A number of Shark records also were broken; Alex Webster set three new Shark records in the Boys 11-12 Age Group including: 500 Free (4:55.18); 1000 Free (10:06.29); and the 100 Back (58.34). Patrick Amistoso set two new Shark records in the Boys 11-12 Age Group including: 50 Fly (26.31) breaking a 13 year old record; and the 100 Fly (57.13). Finally, Drew Clark set two new Shark records in the Boys 13-14 Age Group: 200 Fly (1:56.32); and the 1650 Free (15:42.39). There was one new Shark Relay record set: Boys 13-14 200 Free Relay that had been in place since 1977!! (1:33.07) Keanan Dols, Austin Katz, Drew Clark and Matthew Garcia.
Congratulations to all the Shark Swimmers!
- FLORIDA SWIM NETWORK
- 2013 spring flag’s results
- 2013 spring flag’s individual shark results
- team scores
- team hp by age group
Meet Results are also available on Meet Mobile.