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Well done to all our swimmers, who took part in the USSA Grammar Schools’ Gala in Larne Leisure Centre on Saturday 2nd March.

Congratulations to the Junior Boys’ Relay team of Matthew Allen, Luke Calwell, Andrew Cleland & Cal Young-McClinton who won Silver medals in the Medley & Freestyle Relays, Luke Calwell with 2 x Bronze in the Breaststroke & Butterfly and Sophie Doran with a Bronze in the Freestyle. Well done too to Lucy McKnight & Cal Young-McClinton on excellent performances in their finals.

After the success of the Junior team in the morning events, the Intermediate and Senior teams took to the pool in the afternoon and produced outstanding, medal-winning performances:

  • Intermediate Girls’ (Guilia Allen, Siobhan Baine, Lucy McKnight & Sophie Doran) – 1st Medley Relay, 2nd Freestyle Relay
  • Senior Girls’ (Ellie Watson, Amy Harpur, Eve Patterson-Wilson, Cher Enriquez, Rosie Strutt) – 1st Medley Relay & 1st Freestyle Relay
  • Senior Boys‘ (Ewan Purdy, Adam Mahood, John Montgomery, Jamie Clements) – 3rd Medley Relay & 3rd Freestyle Relay
  • Cher Enriquez – Gold Senior Freestyle & Silver Senior IM
  • Giulia Allen – Gold Inter Butterfly & Bronze Inter Backstroke
  • Rosie Strutt – Silver Senior Butterfly & Silver Senior Freestyle
  • Ewan Purdy – Bronze Senior Backstroke & 4th Senior Freestyle
  • Siobhán Baine – 4th Inter Backstroke & 6th Inter Butterfly
  • Adam Mahood – 4th Senior Butterfly & 6th Senior Freestyle
  • John Montgomery – 5th Senior Freestyle

Special mention to the the Girls’ teams, who won the trophies for Best Senior Girls’ and Best Overall Girls’.

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