July 23, 2013 > Barracudas win against tough competition
Barracudas win against tough competition
Submitted By Mayuri Jayaraman, Photo by Christina Melnarik
The Mission Valley Barracudas traveled to compete against a strong Glenmoor Stingray team on Saturday, July 13. In another well-balanced team effort, the Barracudas picked up a well-deserved win, 639 - 426. All teams, including the Barracudas, are preparing for the championship meet to complete the season.
At Saturday's meet many swimmers improved their times. The following people improved their times by more than four seconds.
Freestyle: Aileen Zheng improved her time by 4.18 seconds.
Backstroke: Jennifer Xu improved her time by 5.48 seconds; Raphael Nathan and Brett Hoerner improved their times by over 7 seconds.
Breaststroke: Faith Yao and Grace Yao improved their times by 5 seconds; Brett Hoerner and Jennifer Xu improved their times by over 20 seconds.
Butterfly: Faith and Grace Yao improved their times by 20 seconds; Larry Shi and Hannah Putman improved their times by over 5 seconds.
The Barracudas are excited to host the next meet against the Bay Area Dolphins on Saturday, July 20.