Victory at NVSL Division IV Opening Home Meet

In the team’s opening home meet of the NVSL Division IV season, June 22, the Donaldson Run Thunderbolts beat the High Point Pirates with a final score of 231-189.

Swimmers broke four Donaldson Run team records during the meet. Donaldson Run team siblings, Rachel and Sean Conley, set new Donaldson Run records in the girls’ 11-12 50 free and boys’ 15-18 50 free with times of 28.85 and 24.91 respectively. Jack Tsuchitani broke the Donaldson Run boys’ 13-14 breast team record with a time of 31.23 and

Andrew Meighan broke the Donaldson Run boys’ 15-18 butterfly team record with a time of 27.07. Sean Conley also tied his own pool record in boys’ 15-18 backstroke.

Double individual race winners for Donaldson Run were: Thomas Rodman (boys’ 11-12 50 free and 50 fly); Sean Conley (boys’ 15-18 50 free and 50 back); Charlie Greenwood (boys’ 11-12 50 back and 50 breast); Jack Tsuchitani (boys’ 13-14 back and 50 fly); Eleanor Wertzler (girls’ 9-10 50 free and 50 back); Grace Jansen (girls’ 13-14 50 breast and 50 fly); and Rachel Conley (girls’ 11-12 50 free* (tie race) and 50 fly).

The team’s single winners were (in order of age and event): Yvelisse Cabocel (girls’ 8 & under 25 back); Keegan Clark (girls’ 8 & under 25 breast); Evelyn Maloney (girls’ 9-10 breast); Diya Redburn (girls’ 11-12 50 breast); Annika Ledford (girls’ 8 & under fly); Ryan Clark (girls’ 9-10 25 fly); and Andrew Meighan (boys’ 15-18 50 fly).

Donaldson Run won seven relays. Winning relay teams included: Annika Ledford, Mary Branon, Anna Edgerton, Yvelisse Cabocel (girls’ 8 & under 100 free); Evelyn Petty, Evelyn Maloney, Ryan Clark, Eleanor Wertzler (girls’ 9-10 100 medley); William Taylor, Charlie Greenwood, Thomas Rodman, Jimmy Egan (boys’ 11-12 100 medley); Jack Tsuchitani, Phillip Brooke, Hayden Stolzenberg, Braylon Meade (boys’ 13-14 100 medley); Sean Conley, Drew Harker, Andrew Meighan, Harrison Rehr (boys’ 15-18 200 medley); Charlie Greenwood, Sloan Stafford, Jack Tsuchitani, Sean Conley (boys’ Mixed Age 200 free); and Rachel Conley, Eleanor Wertzler, Grace Jansen, Emma Hutchison (girls’ Mixed Age 200 free).