May 30, 2013
The Solon Stars kicked off the 2013 Long Course season with 4 meets
in the month of May. The first meet was at Spire. The following
swimmers recorded best times: Bridget Ferris, Aiden Fitzgerald,
Madison Machado (1st 8 & Under 25 breast), Logan and Madelyne
Solonche, Miles Szach, and Amy Zhang.
The second meet of the season was the Youngstown State Long Course Season Opener. The following swimmers achieved best times: Dana Blank, Philip Bradshaw, Toby Chen, Jakob Clark (1st 11-12 50 free, 50 fly 200 IM), Caleb Cosentino, Karen Dong, Ashlyn Doorley (1st 8 & Under 50 free, 50 back), Brian, Megan, and Sean Finnerty, Fiona Fisher, Aiden Fitzgerald, Paulina Galchenko, Kyleah Gaydos, Hanna Glasscock, Adam and Megan Gross, Marley Howell, Maria Kloboves, Jenna Korenowski, Morgan Krantz, Gena Leib, Andrew and Ania Lewis, Mark Lippert (1st 15 & Over 200 free), Lior Livshits, Ariane and Valerie Monticone, Deandra Sargeant, Kate Stavnicky, Anthony, Mia, and Nick Telerico, and Amy Zhang.
Next up was the BBSC/SHSH meet at Beachwood High School. The following swimmers got best times: Dana Blank, Irene Chang, Alexis DiMatteo, Ashlyn Doorley (1st 8 & Under 50 back, 100 back, 50 fly), Hailey Erkkila, Alex Figurella, Aiden and Bryson Finelli, Denis Gorbachev, Madison Machado, Mya Mammana, Rena Ouyang, Deandra Sargeant, Lindsay Scheider, Subi Simmons, Miles and Rilie Szach, Alex Wintering, and Alex Zhu.
We closed out May by cohosting the Long Course Senior Circuit and Age Group Meet with Peguin Swimming. The following swimmers recoreded best times or made finals: Dana Blank, Ryan Carson, Toby Chen, Jakob Clark, Laura Colares, Halle and Maria D'Amico, Hailey Erkkila, Aiden and Bryson Finelli, Erin, Megan, Sean, and Shannon Finnerty, Paulina Galchenko, Kyleah Gaydos, Emily Gill, Jordan Goodman, Ben Grossman, Marley Howell, Jessica Jin, Ryan Klemmer, Maria Kloboves, Kayla Korenowski, Morgan Krantz, Gena Leib, Simon Livshits, Broc Miller, Valerie Monticone, Mary Motch, Becca Porter, Deandra Sargeant, Lindsay Schneider, Helen Sun, Anthony, Mia, and Nick Telerico, Patrick Tippen, and Anna Wong.