July 2, 2013 > Barracudas win closest meet of the season
Barracudas win closest meet of the season
By Mayuri Jayaraman
The Barracudas definitely had a tense meet on Saturday, June 29th as they welcomed the Newark Bluefins to their pool. Under a clear sky, and warm temperatures, the smell of sunscreen was in the air as everyone knew it would be one of the hottest days of the summer. In an extremely close contest, the Barracudas swam to another win, but the score was very close, 556 to 524.
At this meet, many swimmers improved their times by more than four seconds.
Freestyle: Ronak Chadha and Raphael Nathan improved their times by 4.2 seconds.
Backstroke: Jasmin Iqbal improved her time by 4.25 seconds, Ronak Chadha improved his time by 7.39 seconds and Gurshaan Lobana improved his time by 7.56 seconds.
Breaststroke: Aileen Zheng improved her time by 7.04 seconds, Quynhlan Nguyen improved her time by 4.29 and Laura Bean improved her time by 5.9 seconds.
Butterfly: Caovinh Nguyen improved his time by 5.51 seconds.
Individual Medley: Calvin Mei and Mitchell Wu improved their times by over 10 seconds and Havy Nguyen improved her time by 6.53 seconds.
Extremely good job, all of you! The Barracudas are excited to visit the Glenmoor Stingrays at their pool on July 13.