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Waves Swim Team Places 5th In Summer Swim Meet

The Park Cities Waves Swim Team, lead by Head Coach Heath Mitchell and Assistant Coaches Samantha Wilson and Jonathon Harper took 38 swimmers to the YMCA’s Summer League Champs meet at the Town North YMCA on July 13th and 14th. Thirteen teams from local Y’s competed in the two day event, which had over 367 total swimmers. With over 78 events to participate in, the Waves swimmers held strong.

At the end of the two day event the Park Cities Waves placed 5th overall in points. Nine swimmers placed as High Points winners in their age group. Congratulations to:

Nicholas Moore, 1st place, Boys age 15-21
Kevin Savabi, 2nd place, Boys age 15-21
Michael Zhao, 3rd place, Boys age 15-21
Caroline Kirchen & Michelle Edgar, Tied for 2nd place, Girls age 15-21
Brooks Kirchen, 2nd place, Boys age 11-12
Bo Clarke, 3rd place, Boys age 11-12
Hannah Jiang, 3rd place, Girls age 9-10
Liam Conner, 3rd place, Boys age 9-10

The Waves next challenge will be the YMCA Lone Star Meet, which will be held at the Frisco Natatorium on July 25th-28th. Teams will be coming from Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington, Houston, Palestine and other areas. 700 swimmers are expected to compete in over 140 individual and relay events. Good luck Waves Swim Team!

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Nicholas Moore, high points winner finished in 1st place in Boys age group15-21

Hannah Jiang, high points winner finished in 3rd place in Girls age group 9-10