The 15-16 boys of the Mason Manta Rays have broken their 2nd Naitonal Age Group Record relay of the weekend.
Dana Hills junior Owen Kao contributed heavily to the Dolphins’ team title at the 2017 CIF-SS Division 1 Championships on Saturday.
Keep an eye on Sean Lee out of Loyola, who rattled the meet record in the 200 IM. The senior will look to lead the defending champs with top seeds in the IM and 100 fly. Santa Margarita’s Samantha Shelton held pace on the girls side, holding top seeds in the 200 free and 100 back.
Loyola senior Sean Lee closed in on the D1 Meet Record in the 200 IM, throwing down a 1:45.90 to lead prelims.
Owen Kao (16), Justin Nguyen (16), Hunter Hitchens (16), and Andrew Koustik (16) from Irvine Novaquatics broke the national age group record in the boys 15-16 4×200 free relay on Saturday night.
An intense Grant Shoults stole the show at the 2016 CIF-Southern Section Division I championships with his two national high school records in the 200 free and 500 free.
Sean Lee (above) helped Loyola take a blockbuster dual meet win over Dana Hills earlier this week.
Irvine Novaquatics’ Benjamin Blevins-Boor, Hunter Hitchens, Justin Nguyen, and Owen Kao combined for 1:34.63, destroying the national age group record for 15-16 boys in the 200 meter freestyle relay.
Irvine Novaquatics won the Star League Championship this weekend, taking down fellow SoCal club powerhouses Rose Bowl and Canyons.
Quite a few swimmers punched their first tickets to Olympic Trials over the weekend of July 10-12, 2015. Some of them are here in our AgonSwim Weekly Wonders. Click through to see who made the list.
(L-R) Shawn Lou, Kevin Tu, Owen Kao, and Hunter Hitchens combined on Saturday to break the National Age Group Record in the 400 yard free relay, adding this mark to their existing record in the same event as 11-12’s.
Irvine NovAquatics boys 13-14 free relay broke their second national age group record of the day with a 7:58.03 in the 800 free relay.
The Irvine NovAquatics boys 13-14 400 free relay of Owen Kao, Justin Nguyen, Andrew Koustik, and Hunter Hitchens went 3:37.77 to break the national age group record on July 27.
The team of Owen Kao, Justin Nguyen, Andrew Koustik, and Hunter Hitchens broke the National Age Group record in the 13-14 boys 200 meter freestyle tonight at the LA Invite.
Irvine Novaquatics Boys 13-14 800 Free Relay Breaks NAG at Southern California’s June Age Group Meet
The Irvine Novaquatics 13-14 boys 800 free relay broke a national age group record by 4.1 seconds at Southern California’s June Age Group Championships. Photo: Dean Hitchens