Congratulations to all of our swimmers who competed in our season ending championship meets. The Stars first meet was the LESI Senior Champs meet where we finished in 9th place. Taking a first place finish was Mary Motch (50 Fly). Other top 16 finishers included Dane Bozsvai, Philip Bradshaw, Forrest Campbell, Addi Henkaline, Ryan Klemmer, Maria Kloboves, Rayna Klugherz, Gena Leib, Chris McFarland, Broc Miller, Anthony Telerico, Nick Telerico, and Jared Toaz.
The next meet was the Central Zone Sectional meet at Ohio State. Qualifiers for this meet included Dane Bozsvai, Forrest Campbell, Kyleah Gaydos, Owen Hanna, Addi Henkaline, Chris McFarland, Helen Sun, Jared Toaz, Eddie Weber, and Tim Wintering. Special congratulations to Chris McFarland who finaled in the 100 Fly.
The Stars competed in the LESI Age Group Championships at Spire that same weekend were we finished in 3rd place. Taking first place finishes were: Clarie Mehok (50 Back and 50 Fly). Top 20 finishers included Irene Chang, Grace Chen, Alexis DiMatteo, Ashlyn Doorley, Alex Figurella, Aiden Fitzgerald, Nick Korenowski, Andrew Lewis, Madison Machado, Ryan Mateyo, Lilly Mehok, Antony Peng, Devan Perera, Grace Perlberg, Josh Rooney, Helen Sun, Mia Telerico, and Amy Zhang.
The following swimmers qualified and competed as part of the LESI Zone team at the 2016 Mega Zone meet in Indianapolis, In: Ashlyn Doorley, Aiden Fitzgerald, Madison Machado, Claire Mehok, Lilly Mehok, Josh Rooney, Helen Sun, and Mia Telerico.
The following week at the same facility Owen Hanna and Chris McFarland competed at the NCSA Junior National Championships.
The Solon Stars will be holding tryouts on the following dates for anyone interested in joining the team:
Wednesday, August 17th, 6-8pm
Thursday, August 25th, 6-8pm
Saturday, August 27th 8-11am
Tryouts will be held at the Solon High School Pool:
33600 Inwood Drive, Solon, OH 44139
Short Course Season Start Dates
National Prep / Senior 1 / Senior / Age Group 2-3: Monday, August 22nd
Age Group 1/ Developmental 2 A&B: Monday August 29th
Developmental 1 A,B&C: Tuesday August 30th
Pre-Competetive: Saturday September 10th
Effective with the start of the 2016-2017 Short Course Season the STARS will no longer be accepting cash, checks or money orders. Team fees, meet entry fees and the USA registration fee will need to be paid utilizing ACH or credit card. Please click here for more information.