Classics perform well at Mel Zajac Junior International swim meet

Eleven Kamloops Classic Swimming club athletes competed at the Mel Zajac Junior International last weekend in Vancouver.

Colin Gilbert was fourth in the 800-metre freestyle, fifth in the 400m freestyle, ninth in the 1,500m free and 10th in the 200m free.

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Megan Dalke had two top-10 finishes, placing fourth in the 400m individual medley and seventh in the 400m free.

Jack Cameron placed 56th in the 50m fly, Emily Dagasso was 51st in the 200m back, Sarah Koopmans finished ninth in the consolation final of the 50m fly, Diego Paz placed eight in the consolation final of the 200m fly and Haley Rowden was 45th in the 200m breaststroke.

Jack Savage placed 52nd in the 200m backstroke, Keana Smart was ninth in the 50m backstroke junior final and Cate Wharton placed 123rd in the 100m freestyle.

The meet featured Canadian and U.S. junior national swim teams and 825 swimmers from 92 teams across North America.

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