Well done to the 11 swimmers that competed at the Swimming WA State Junior Short Course Championships in Perth on the weekend - Drew Coleman, Jye Davies, Joel Davies, Georgia Hales, Noah Horrobin, Josh Hunt, Amy Kerr, Isla Martin, Matilda Richings, Alex Saffy & Ruby-Anne Stokes.
Isla Martin (9), competing in just her second meet, finished an impressive fifth in the 100m freestyle, sixth in the 50m backstroke and eighth in the 100m backstroke and 100m individual medley events.
Joel Davies (11) had a successful meet finishing fourth in the 50m breaststroke, fifth in the 100m butterfly and 100m breaststroke, seventh in the 50m butterfly and eighth in the 200m individual medley.
Other swimmers to secure top eight finishes were Alex Saffy (11) who finished fourth in the 100m butterfly and seventh in the 50m butterfly, Amy Kerr (12) who finished sixth in the 100m breaststroke and seventh in the 200m breaststroke and Josh Hunt (11) who finished sixth in the 50m backstroke.
Overall our swimmers set 43 new personal best times at the meet which was attended by nearly 500 of the state’s best junior swimmers aged 8 to 12 years.