The Diving Otters had a very busy week this week.
* On Sunday, July 21, Old Orchard hosted the final tri-county qualifying dive meet, at which the following took place:
Emma Behm and Isabelle Langmuir competed admirably at the 9 and under level, and performed very well in the hot sun and humidity.
Genna Allen qualified at the Junior Olympic level for Tri-County Championships in the 10-11 year old age group.
Garrett Kerr qualified at the Junior Olympic level for the Tri-County Championships in the 12-13 year old age group
Megan Miller also qualified at the Junior Olympic level for the Tri-County Championships in the 14-15 year old age group.
* On Tuesday, July 23, the 3 Meter Championships were held at the Barclay Farm Swim Club. JT placed 6th in the 10-11 age group, and Garrett Kerr placed 4th in the 12-13 year old boys division.
* And on Thursday, July 25, the one-meter championships were held at the Brookside Swim Club in Glassboro. Here are the results:
9-10 year old girls Novice
Danielle Kerr – 8th place
10-11 year old boys Novice
Chris Benson – 17th place
Christian Alcamo – 16th place
10-11 year old boys Junior Olympic
JT Hinds – 6th place
10-11 year old girls Junior Olympic
Genna Allen – 5th place
12-13 year old boys Junior Olympic
Garrett Kerr – 9th place
This was a terrific season for the Diving Otters! We are very proud of all of them, and are grateful to our terrific coach, Laura Hess.