Long Course Sectional Highlights Through July 25 – Wichita, KS

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

We’ll 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 women’s sprint freestyles and Max Jaben, 18, KC Blazers, who won four on the men’s side(200, 400 freestyle, 200 butterfly, 400 individual medley).

Top swims:
Women:
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

Men:
400 freestyle 3:58.95 Max Jaben KCB
100 backstroke :58.04 Seth Aldrich RPLX
100 butterfly :55.72 Jonathan Schmidt Aquahawks

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