Long Course Sectional Highlights Through July 25 Wichita, KS -- July 26, 2004
By M. Duncan Scott
MESA, AZ July 26 NINE locations will host 2004 Summer SPEEDO Champion Series events across three different weekends. The first six meets have just finished. This note highlights the top efforts in Wichita.
Southern Fort Lauderdale, FL July 21-25 (results not yet on meet website but can be found at LSC site: http://www.fgcswim.org/
Central Wichita, KS July 21-24
Eastern Buffalo, NY July 22-25
Southern Auburn, AL July 22-25
Western Clovis, CA July 22-25
Central Minneapolis, MN July 22-25
Central Bloomington, IN July 28-August 1
Southern Austin, TX July 28-August 1
Western Federal Way, WA August 10-14
Well highlight some of the more sizzling swims here, but please click on the special Speedo Championship Series Summer Sectional Meets Results Page link at the top of the SwimInfo homepage to access the results of every swim, and more!
In Wichita the performers were younger, with less emphasis on post-grads and foreign athletes than was the case in Ft. Lauderdale.
The big winners were Jessi Cole, 17, Parkway, who tripled in the womens sprint freestyles and Max Jaben, 18, KC Blazers, who won four on the mens side(200, 400 freestyle, 200 butterfly, 400 individual medley).
50/100/200 freestyle :26.77/:57.36/2:04.66 Jessi Cole Parkway
100 butterfly 1:02.72 Ashton Aubry KCB
1500 freestyle 16:58.31 Brittany Massengale Tideriders
400 freestyle 3:58.95 Max Jaben KCB
100 backstroke :58.04 Seth Aldrich RPLX
100 butterfly :55.72 Jonathan Schmidt Aquahawks