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By: RF - Jan. 18, 2017

Marham Winter Invitational - January 12-15, 2017

Ian Friesen Shines at MAC Winter LC Invitational

(NB...results for the 400 Free - IM were not available at the time of writing this article)
Club Warriors' swimmer, Ian Friesen, came away with 5 medals (not including 400 results) for his efforts at the MAC Invitational, held at the Pan Am Pool in Markham. Ian was named the Top 13 year old boy for the 3.5 day meet, out scoring Russell Burton from the Guelph Marlins. Ian came home with Gold Medals in the 1500 Free, 200 Free and 100 Free. He also was the silver medalist in the 100 Fly and 200 IM. “Ian has been working hard and he did not miss a workout during our mini training camp. It is nice to see him swim so well, rewarding his efforts made in practice.” said Coach Russ Franklin.

The 28 swimmers from the Club Warriors' Elite and Junior Elite groups had a great meet with 26 swimmers advancing to at least one Final. Many personal Best Times were achieved. “The results are impressive for this time of the season. The swimmers are pretty tired from the latest training phase” added Franklin.

Medal Winners Gold Silver Bronze
Tori Meklensek 14 800 Free
Sophie Richard 14 800 Free, 200 Fly
Ian Friesen 13 1500 Free 100 Fly, 200 Free, 200 IM, 100 Free
Kieran Stone 13 200 Free 200 IM, 100 Free
Felix Cao 14 200 Free 100 Fly
Michael Redding 13 100 Breast
Fergus Park 14 100 Breast
Avery Willis 200 Fly 200 IM, 100 Free
Kelton Langman 200 Fly
Quitze Bracho 13 100 Fly, 100 Back
Gillian Fabian 13 200 Breast
Jose Santoyo 13 50 Fly
Tyler Bell 14 200 Back

Top Ten Finalists

Sarah Chapman 14 800 Free 4th, 200 Free 9th, 200 IM 10th, 100 Free 9th,
Hannah Baird 14 800 Free 5th, 200 Free 6th, 100 Free 10th, 200 Back 10th,
Andres Paz 14 1500 Free 8th, 100 Breast 9th, 50 Breast 8th, 200 Fly 10th,
Tori Meklensek 14 200 Free 4th, 50 Back 5th, 200 Fly 6th, 200 IM 5th,
Sophie Richard 14 200 Free 8th, 100 Fly 8th, 50 Free 10th, 200 IM 6th,
Tyler Bell 14 200 Free 8th, 50 Back 5th, 100 Back 4th, 100 Free 9th,
Avery Willis 13 100 Breast 4th,
Gillian Fabian 13 100 Breast 5th, 50 Breast 4th, 50 Free 12th, 200 IM 7th,100 Free 7th,
Ella Kleinknecht 14 100 Breast 10th, 50 Breast 4th, 50 Fly 7th,
Quitze Bracho 13 100 Breast 9th, 100 Fly 8th, 200 IM 5th, 100 Free 10th,
Canek Bracho 15 50 Back 5th, 50 Free 6th, 100 Back 9th, 100 Free 7th, 200 Back 5th,
Colby Anton 15 50 Back 9th,
Yovana Zubac 14 100 Fly 6th, 200 Fly 4th, 200 IM 7th,
Kelton Langman 14 100 Fly 4th,
Nathan Landry 14 100 Fly 8th, 200 Fly 5th, 100 Free 7th,
Jason Seiner 16 50 Breast 5th, 50 Free 10th,
Jose Santoyo 13 50 Free 4th, 200 IM 4th, 100 Free 5th,
Ian Friesen 13 50 Free 4th,
Kieran Stone 13 50 Free 8th,
Kate Hinsperger 14 50 Fly 6th,
Katherine Liu 14 50 Fly 10th, 100 Free 20th,
Michael Redding 13 200 IM 10th,
Felix Cao 14 200 IM 4th, 200 Back 7th,

Top Twenty Finalists

Yovana Zubac 14 200 Free 15th, 100 Free 12th,
Kate Hinsperger 14 200 Free 17th, 50 Back 18th,
Michael Redding 13 200 Free 15th, 50 Free 12th, 100 Free 14th,
Nathan Landry 14 200 Free 14th, 200 IM 14th,
Canek Bracho 15 200 Free 15th,
Kelton Langman 14 100 Breast 14th, 200 IM 13th, 200 Back 16th,
Hannah Baird 14 50 Back 11th, 50 Free 15th,
Katherine Liu 14 50 Back 15th,
Sarah Chapman 14 50 Back 17th,
Benjamin Cameron 15 50 Back 13th,
Fergus Park 14 100 Fly 15th, 200 IM 11th,
Tori Meklensek 14 50 Free 11th,
Ella Kleinknecht 14 50 Free 13th,
Colby Anton 15 100 Back 13th, 200 Back 11th,
Jason Seiner 16 100 Free 14th
Sophie Richard 14 200 Back 12th,