The Kachemak Swim Club (KSC) Kings sent 54 swimmers to Kenai to participate in the Snowball Invitational swim meet hosted by the Peninsula Piranha’s swim team on Jan. 13-14.
Notching first place finishes for the Kings were Luke Nelson (3), Carly Nelson (2), Madison Story (3), Lucas Story (2), Elsa Milne, Nathan Overson (3), Hartley Miller, Aly Nyvall (3), Lauren Kuhns (2), Briar Boyd (3), Bethany Engebretsen, Kaylin Anderson and Jai Badajos.
Two KSC mixed relay teams also finished first, the Mixed 8 and Under 100 yard freestyle relay team of Jai Badajos, Aly Nyvall, Kate Moseley, and Cohen Boyd, and the Mixed 12 and Under freestyle relay team of Lucas Story, Bethany Engebretsen, Carly Nelson and Luke Nelson.
The Kings swim next at the 2017 Region XIV Alaska Swimming Senior Championships in which they are hosting at the Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center this Friday through Sunday.
KSC is a non-profit, year-round youth sports organization that practices in the Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center and competes around the peninsula, the state, and the region. Anyone age 5 or older who can swim the width of the pool in freestyle and backstroke is encouraged to tryout. Visit the club website at kachemakswim.org for more information.
Boys 11-12 200 yard butterfly: Luke Nelson
Girls 11-12 200 yard butterfly: Carly Nelson
Women 13 and over 200 yard backstroke: Madison Story
Boys 11-12 200 yard breaststroke: Lucas Story
Girls 9-10 200 yard freestyle: Elsa Milne
Girls 11-12200 yard freestyle: Carly Nelson
Boys 9-10 200 yard freestyle: Nathan Overson
Boys 11-12 200 yard freestyle: Luke Nelson
Girls 11-12 1650 yard freestyle: Hartley Miller
Mixed 8 &Under 100 yard freestyle relay: Jai Badajos, Aly Nyval, Kate Moseley, Cohen Boyd
Mixed 12 &Under 200 yard freestyle: Lucas Story, Bethany Engebretsen, Carly Nelson, Luke Nelson
Girls 8 &Under 25 yard breaststroke: Aly Nyvall
Boys 10 &Under 50 yard backstroke: Nathan Overson
Girls 100 yard breaststroke: Lauren Kuhns
Girls 8 &Under 25 yard freestyle: Aly Nyvall
Girls 10 &Under 50 yard freestyle: Briar Boyd
Girls 11-12 50 yard Freestyle: Bethany Engebretsen
Girls 50 yard freestyle: Madison Story
Girls 9-10 100 yard IM: Briar Boyd
Boys 11-12 100 yard IM: Luke Nelson
Girls 8 &under 25 yard butterfly: Aly Nyvall
Girls 10 &Under 50 yard butterfly: Briar Boyd
Boys 10 &Under 50 yard butterfly: Nathan Overson
Girls 11-12 50 yard butterfly: Kaylin Anderson
Boys 11-12 50 yard butterfly: Lucas Story
Girls 100 yard butterfly: Lauren Kuhns
Boys 8 &Under 25 yard breaststroke: Jai Badajos
Girls 100 yard breaststroke: Madison Story