The Meraquas of Irvine had another successful meet at the 2015 U.S. Synchronized Swimming Junior Olympics – Region C hosted by the team on May 16 and 17 in Irvine, CA.
Noted below with * are 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in duet, team and combo and 1st place soloists who have qualified to move on to the 2015 U.S. Synchronized Swimming Junior Olympics in Greensboro, North Carolina (June 26 – July 4).
12 & Under Age Group
Team – Brooklyn Guan, Mackenzie Hicks, Donna Kim, Deborah Lee, Evelyn Miao, Venice Shoda, Krista Wong (1st*); team to add Makena Tozzer in Greensboro
Duet – Donna Kim and Deborah Lee, Alt. Brooklyn Guan (3rd*)
Solo – Deborah Lee (2nd), Mackenzie Hicks (3rd)
13-15 AGE GROUP
Team – Celina Guan, Olivia Herrera, Chloe Lee, Jade Low, Lina Matine, Niki Szekely, Christina Wu (1st*)
Duet – Bella Montiel and Emma Thullen, Alt. Niki Szekely (3rd*)
Solo – Emma Thullen (4th), Bella Montiel (5th)
18-19 AGE GROUP
Team – Janina Bollhorn, Cait Camastral, Bella Montiel, Kellan Parker, Rachel Rosolowski, Reka Sywa, Emma Thullen (1st*)
Duet – Cait Camastral and Rachel Rosolowski, Alt. Kellan Parker (1st*)
– Kellan Parker and Reka Sywa, Alt. Janina Bollhorn (2nd*); Bollhorn to swim in place of Alt. Sywa in Greensboro
Solo – Rachel Rosolowski (1st*), Kellan Parker (2nd)
16-19 FREE COMBINATION
Cait Camastral, Celina Guan, Olivia Herrera, Lina Matine, Bella Montiel, Kellan Parker, Rachel Rosolowski, Reka Sywa, Niki Szekely, Emma Thullen, Alt. Jade Low, Christina Wu (1st*); Chloe Lee to swim in place of Herrera in Greensboro
Live streaming coverage of the competition starts June 27. Go to http://takeitlive.tv/livesynchro/ to follow the events.
More information on the national Junior Olympics, including a schedule of events, is available at: USA Synchronized Swimming – Features, Events, Results | Team USA