Shannon Parker

Swim team qualifies for provincials

Summerland Secondary School's swim team will be off to the provincials later this month.

Summerland Secondary School had an excellent regional swim meet on the weekend in Kelowna.

The school placed fifth out of 15 schools in the valley, including some much larger schools.

Nine swimmers have qualified for the high school provincials.  They had six relay teams qualify and six individual swims qualify. The following swimmers have qualified: Sarah Bergstrom, Shannon Clarke, Ellen Rutherford, Emily Henderson, Julia Belmonte, Neal Rutherford, Riley Greenwood, Corwin Shanner and Caylum Foley.  Four of these swimmers practice with the Penticton Pikes Summer Swim club and three swim with the Summerland Orca Swim club.

The swimmers will head to Richmond for the provincials in two weeks.


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