The Vermillion Area Swim Team sent four members to a swim meet at Millard West High School on Saturday, Nov. 13. Kaitlin Todd, age 16, competed in the Senior Division meet, while Hunter Lavin, Maddie Lavin and
Kyleigh Chandler all competed in the Age Group Pentathlon. The pentathlon consisted of swimming all four strokes plus an individual medley event.
In the end, all competitors' times were added together for all five events swum and a total time was determined to crown the high point champion of the meet. Maddie Lavin finish in third place overall in the 9-10 age division.
VAST will compete next on Saturday, Dec. 4 at the Tri State Swim Meet hosted by the Sioux Center, IA Seahawks Swim Club. The following weekend, the team will travel to the University of Nebraska's Devaney Aquatic Center for the Winter Swimvite, hosted by the Greater Nebraska Swim Team of Lincoln.
VAST Results from Millard Aquatic Club Senior 3 Session Meet
Kaitlin Todd (Senior division) – 50 Free 28.98 84th; 500 Free 6:25.14 57th ; 200 Back 2:32.11 28th; 100 Fly 1:12.89 40th.
VAST Results from Millard Aquatic Club Age Group Pentathlon
Hunter Lavin (8 and Under Age Group) – 25 Free 20.03 eighth ; 25 Back 29.00 16th ; 25 Breast 26.89 seventh; 25 Fly 23.41 eighth; 100 Individual Medley 1:54.14 ninth.
Maddie Lavin (9-10 Age Group) – 50 Free 31.55 third; 50 Back 36.15 second; 50 Breast 42.05 second; 50 Fly 34.34 second; 100 Individual Medley 1:17.50 third.
Kyleigh Chandler (11-12 Age Group) – 50 Free 32.28 29th; 50 Back 37.82 25th; 50 Breast 42.35 24th; 50 Fly 34.05 17th; 200 Individual Medley 2:51.58 22nd.