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Dexter Community Aquatic Club Swimmers Have Strong Showing at District Meet

Several swimmers ranked in the top 10 at the EGRA district swim meet in Grand Rapids on Feb. 23.

Editor's note: Dexter Patch would like to thank Coach Dave Gendernalik for the information in this story.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Dexter Community Aquatic Club brought its "A game" to the EGRA district swim meet at East Grand Rapids High School on Feb. 23.

The team had several athletes place in the top 10 for their respective category. Highlights include:

  • Georgia Frost placed 1st in the 11-12 group for the 100-meter backstroke with a time of 1:09.67.
  • Eva Gaetino placed 2nd in the 50-meter free swim, with a time of 32.29 for the 10 and under age group.
  • Dylan Hutchinson placed 2nd in the 50-meter breaststroke, with a time of 40.79Y for the 11-12 age group.
  • Zachary Norris placed 2nd in the 50-meter breaststroke, with a time of 47.71Y for the 10 and under age group.
  • Evan McKelvey placed 5th in the 100-meter breaststroke, with a time of 1:53.97Y for the 10 and under age group.

To see a complete list of results, click on the PDF attached to this story.

The team will be competing in the Junior Olympics on Saturday, and the state championships on March 16.

For more information, visit http://www.dcacswimming.org.

Kara February 28, 2013 at 01:38 PM
What a GREAT accomplishment for the Dexter Community Aquatic Club. Good luck at the Junior Olympics and at States!
Janice Kennedy February 28, 2013 at 01:41 PM
Great job team! All your hard work paid off. Good luck at JO Dylan!
Valerie February 28, 2013 at 02:13 PM
Way to go guys! Great job, Dylan keep up the great work!
Alice Seipelt February 28, 2013 at 03:12 PM
Congratulations to all the incredible athletes!! We will be cheering for you at JO's Dylan!!
Georgia Frost March 01, 2013 at 02:54 PM
good team.

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