White Rapids winners up Island

The Nanaimo White Rapids bedevilled the competition at the Courtenay Blue Devils Invitational last month. The local summer swim club earned many top finishes at the meet June 25-26.

The Nanaimo White Rapids bedevilled the competition at the Courtenay Blue Devils Invitational last month. The local summer swim club earned many top finishes at the meet June 25-26. Results include:

Div. 1 – Blake Nowicki, second, 50-metre butterfly, second, 50m breaststroke, second, 100m freestyle; Amanda Whipple, second, 50m backstroke, first, 50m breast, first, 100m free.

Div. 2 – Karson Gregory, third, 100m IM; Ava Johnson, third, 50m free; Jake McGonigle, first, 50m breast, third, 100m free; Connor McIntyre, first, 100m IM, first, 50m free, first, 50m fly.

Div. 3 – Moira McGorman, second, 50m back, second, 100m free.

Div. 4 – Drayden Goodman, second, 200m IM, first, 50m free, first, 50m fly, first, 100m back, first, 100m breast, first, 100m free; Breanna Kossey, first, 200m IM, second, 50m free; David Macleod, first, 200m IM, second, 50m free, second, 50m fly; Nyree McGonigle, third, 100m breast.

Div. 5 – Thomas Bourgeois, third, 50m free, third, 100m free; Jackson James, third, 200m IM, second, 100m back, third, 100m breast; Steven Moore, second, 100m fly; Chris Yates, first, 200m IM, first, 50m free, first, 50m fly, first, 100m back, first, 100m breast, second, 100m free.

Div. 6 – Moira Brown, second, 50m free, third, 100m fly, second, 50m fly, third, 100m back, second, 100m free; Hayley Price, second, 200m IM, first, 50m free, first, 50m fly, second, 100m back, first, 100m breast, first, 100m free; Owen Simpson, first, 200m IM, first, 50m free, first, 100m fly; Ellen Taekema, first, 100m fly, first, 100m back.

Div. 7 – Karli Nieman, first, 100m back, first, 100m breast, first, 100m free; Vanessa Yates, first, 200m IM, first, 50m free, first, 100m fly, second, 50m fly.

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