Congratulations to the First Colony Swim Team (FCST) that competed at the Texas Age Group Swimming (TAGS) championship meet in Dallas. Fourteen year old, April Kwan, achieved her first NCSA Junior National time in the 200 Breast with a time of 2:22.77 April’s time placed her 2nd overall for the 13-14 girls 200 Breast and she smashed her old time by over 4 seconds! Two team records were broken during the meet, Barrett Roberts broke the 11-12 Boys 500 Free record with a time of 5:14.41 and Jenny Yu broke her own 10 & Under 50 Back record with a time of 31.20.
Ten FCST swimmers finished in the Top 8 qualifying them for the finals session in their respective events. Five of these swimmers placed in the TOP 3 for their individual events: Asia Quentin – 1st place in the 13-14 Girls 200 Fly with a time of 2:06.21, April Kwan – 2nd place in the 13-14 Girls 200 Breast with a time of 2;22.77, Jenny Yu – 2nd place in the 10 & Under Girls 50 Free with a time of 27.48, and 2nd place in the 10& Under Girls 50 Back with a time of 31.20, Alicia Finnigan – 3rd place in the 13-14 Girls 200 Fly with a time of 2:08.04, and Kile Carriger – 3rd place in the 11-12 Girls 200 Breast with a time of 2:31.23. Rounding out our Top 8 finishers are Ashley Harmon, Jesse Hu, Nicole Ma, Barrett Roberts, and Delaney Quattlebaum.