Well done to all our junior squad swimmers last night (11 and under as at 31/12/2018), finishing 6th in the 8 team event with many swimmers making their debut in the competitive gala environment.
Three first place finishes going to Katie Hill U11 50M Back, Fly and Breast. Isaac Brewster making an impressive debut with a victory in the U9 25m Breaststroke and Joel Gospel collecting a win in the U9 25m Backstroke.
A further two second places from Joel Gospel U9 25M Breaststroke and U10 Butterfly and another second from Alexa Sheratt U11 Breaststroke helped to get more points on the board.
Third place finishes from Sophie Pritchard U10 25m Freestyle, Ben Staniforth U11 50m Boys Backstroke and U11 50m Freestyle, Alexa U11 50m Freestyle. Another great debut from Grace Pritchard finishing third in the U9 25m Backstroke.
The remainder of the points being won by Sasha York, Rhys Harwood, Matthew Horton, Tyler Dennins, Ellie Norris, Charlotte Paine, Annie-Ray Appleby and new squad debutants Isobelle Booth, Caitlin Richards, Tilly Mae Goose and Thomas Hallam.
RESULT – MAD 302, Burton 298, Ripley Rascals 273, Swadlincote 259, Derby Phoenix 256, Dolphins 202, Rykneld 170, Matlock B 119