OSI News Archive - June, 2006
June 30, 2006
The record breaking performances keep coming. At the Pacific Rim Classic, Tualatin Hills 13-14 Boys 200 free relay team of Steven Ung, Brian Stocks, Jonathan Yuan and Brendan Liu broke the old record of 1:48.37 when they swam 1:47.73. The old record was held by THSC as well and set in 2005.
At the MHST Invitational, Taylor Scroggy of THSC bettered her own 1500 meter freestyle record with a time of 18:34.40, bettering her old record by over 20 seconds.
Great job swimmers.
June 27, 2006
Yesterday, June 26, we posted an events file for Team Manager for the 11 & Over Championships. We found an error in the file and will be posted a corrected one tonight. If you have already downloaded this file, please remove it and download the corrected one when it is posted.
June 22, 2006
At the Pacific Rim Classic, this past weekend, LOSC swimmers set several new OSI records, including one individual record.
Karen Turner set a new individual record in the 11-12 girls 200 IM by swimming 2:28.31. The time was good enough to better former national team member Lauren Thies's time of 2:28.91 set back in 1992.
The team of Brenda Cha, Celia Keany, Brie Balsbough, and Abby Lyons broke 29 year old record when they swam 2:13.81 in the 10 and under 200 freestyle relay, bettering the old time of 2:15.60 set by THSC in 1977. The same set of swimmers lowered the OSI record of 2:33.67 in the 200 medley down to 2:30.98. The old record was also held by THSC and set in 1992.
In the 11-12 age group, Karen Turner, Kemy Lin, Cassicy Robinson and Sherry Zhang combined to set two new records. For the 200 freestyle relay, they swam 1:58.05, bettering the old record of 1:59.50 set in 2004. Then in the 200 medley realy, they swam a time of 2:10.90. The old time was 2:11.48 held by THSC from 2005.
Not to be outdone by the girls, the 11-12 boys 200 medley relay team of Daniel Chen, Luke Marshall, Alex Lyons and Nike Bode combined to better a 20 year old record, swimming 2:12.36, good enough to beat the 1986 record of 2:14.57 set by THSC.
Great job swimmers.
June 2, 2006
Tualatin Hills Swim Club travelled to Arizona for the Cactus Classic. At the meet, Taylor Scroggy and Neil O'Halloran set 11-12 records in the 800 freestyle. Taylor swam 9:50.50 breaking Lauren Allens dripping wet record of 9:59.69 set a few weeks ago at the Hyack Invitational. Neil swam 9:33.15, dropping almost 20 seconds off the old record which stood at 9:51.36 set in 2003 by Connor McCarroll.