Titans Stay Strong at Last Chance Shamrock Meet
The Cheektowaga Stingrays Swim Club hosted the 2020 Shamrock Meet at the Cheektowaga High School pool February 29th and March 1st. We sent 41 Swimmers from EVERY level to this meet! This meet is a great opportunity for swimmers to get those last Short Course swims in and they did great!
Charlotte Johnson represented Stroke Development at the Shamrock Meet! Charlotte did an awesome job swimming several events. She swam the 25 Free, 50 Free, and 25 Back. Spectacular job Charlotte! Additionally, five swimmers represented Level 1 in the Shamrock Meet. They were Nora Bronson, Charlotte Nudell, Santino Hall, Derek Hufnagel, and Josie Welsch! Nora and Charlotte swam fast 25 Frees with Nora dropping over 7 seconds and Charlotte dropping over 13 seconds. Santino swam an awesome 25 Free and 25 Back. Derek swam the challenging 100 Free and did an excellent job. Lastly, Josie swam the 25 Free and 25 Back for the first time and got great starting times. Amazing job to all!
Level 2 sent 4 phenomenal swimmers to the meet. Caylyn Barone, Charlie Burt, Gretchen Cenczyk, and Lucia Santiago. They did great! Swimming in events like the 100 IM 25’s, 50’s & 100’s of stroke! They combined for 13 best times with 12 new swims! We have lots to learn and will continue to focus on getting better at all the little things, Great job!
Level 3 had 9 swimmers compete in the Shamrock meet this past weekend and we saw a lot of great swims. There were best times achieved from Hannah Engelhardt, Rocco Hall, Ameika Paris, John Stancliff, Joey Tacca, and Haylee Whelehan to round out 12 best times over all. Shout out to Joey for dropping over 17 seconds in his 100 IM and Ameika for dropping over 15 seconds in her 50 back and achieve her gold cut time! Way to go level 3!
Level 4 sent 11 amazing swimmers who pulled together 28 best times 13 new events and had fun in the process! Great job to all and especially to Nina DiCamillo, Roane George, Katherine Stanclif, Mia Zablocki, and Eben Zuckerberg who all had best times in every swim!
Level 5 had 6 swimmers at the Shamrock meet this past weekend. Jayla Mercurio had a phenomenal meet dropping time in every event she swam and achieving those gold cut times. Harrison Roberts swam a great meet as well finishing with personal bests in every event. Nicholas Lesmeister had a great meet with 2 personal best times. Level 5 has ben working hard on using the purpose of the day to focus in practice and continue to work on the little things that will bring them closer to reaching their goals. Nice job level 5!
Level 6 sent Emma Cwiklinsk, Madeline Scibetta, and Brad Smith to the meet and they displayed some real toughness swimming in everything from the 50 free to the 200 breast! All three of these swimmers participated in the NICQ last weekend and they gained an understanding that swimming back to back weekends can be challenging!
Level 7 sent 3 swimmers Maren Drews had 2 personal best times dropping almost 6 sec in the 100 fly and a half sec in the 50 Back, Chris Signore had a persona best in the 50 Breasts and Matt Drews swam right at his times. All 3 swimmers just came off a very strong silver meet.