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Waiakea Swimmers win HPA Invitational Meet

Waiakea swim team wins HPA Invite

PHOTO ID     Bottom Row left to right     Frank Chi, David Sumada, Kaitlyn Chock and Nicole Paulachak

2nd row  Erin Yoshida, Mary Kimura, Kirsten Nakamura, Kara Paulachak, Madisyn Uekawa, Jayna Jobes, Courtney Shinde, Alexandra Roth, Rachel Shimizu,

3rd Row   Lauren Hill, Jessica Yamaguchi, Akemi King, Katie Torigoe, Ryan Kawano, Lance Mendes, Chris Hu, Patrick Peng, Dustin Soriano

Top row   Rachelle Krahner, Brandon Rimando, Tyler Thornhill, Grant Uekawa, Ryan Rimando, Sean Brown, Levi May, Kaimi Scott, Owen Cooper (Cooper is looking for a space ship!)

 The Waiakea swim team under coach Bill Sakovich won the HPA Invitational meet on Jan 15.  It was the first time the Warriors have won this event since its inception in 2001.

Waiakea has now etched its name onto the trophy

January 23, 2010 Posted by | Swimming in Hawaii | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100 Backstroke takes center stage in BIIF

Josh Inaba (P), Sean Brown (Waik), David Sumada ( Waik),Ryan Kawano ( Waik), Chris Hu ( Waik) and Lance Mendes ( Waik) photo by Kyle Chock

League: 1:00.35+ 2001 Ashley Rose  Girls 100 Back

1:04.09 STAT

1:08.39 CONS

Name Y r Team Finals Time

1 Ichinose, Sharae HILO 1:03.94 STAT

2 Paulachak, Kara SOWAIK 1:09.31

#20 Boys 100 Yard Back

League: 54.56+ 2002 Justin Lee

59.79 STAT

1:05.09 CONS

Name Y r Team Finals Time

1 Nakachi, Kaikea JRHPA-HI 58.13 STAT

2 Hapgood, Sonny JRHPA-HI 59.07 STAT

3 Sumada, David SRWAIK 1:02.72 CONS

4 Kawano, Ryan JRWAIK 1:03.74 CONS

#21 Girls 100 Yard Breast

League: 1:06.07+ 2002 Cassiue

1:12.29 STAT

1:15.89 CONS

Name Y r Team Finals Time

1 Uekawa, Madisyn FRWAIK 1:10.18 STAT

2 Pitoy, Shea HILO 1:17.73

#22 Boys 100 Yard Breast

League: 1:00.40+ 2009 Peter Chi

1:04.89 STAT

1:09.19 CONS

Name Y r Team Finals Time

1 Chi, Peter SRWAIK 1:00.94 STAT

2 Rimando, Ryan JRWAIK 1:04.14 STAT

3 Katase, Kyle JRHPA-HI 1:05.64 CONS

4 Suzuki, Kurtis CLS-HI 1:06.25 CONS

5 Causey, Campbell SOWAIK 1:06.38 CONS

#23 Girls 400 Yard Free Relay

League: 3:41.82+ 2001 WAIK

M. Rivera, T. Binek, M. Yafuso, N. Okuna

3:56.19 STAT

4:16.99 CONS

Team R elay Finals Time

1 WAIK A 3:55.31 STAT

Shimizu, Rachel SO Jobes, Jayna FR

King, Akemi FR Uekawa, Madisyn FR

#24 Boys 400 Yard Free Relay

League: 3:18.74+ 2007 KEAL

N. Garrett, I. Cristobal, M. Hamilton, D. Coakley

3:32.49 STAT

3:59.99 CONS

Team R elay Finals Time

1 WAIK A 3:30.85 STAT

Uekawa, Grant JR Kawano, Ryan JR

Chi, Peter SR Sumada, David SR

2 HPA-HI A 3:51.42 CONS

Hapgood, Sonny JR Katase, Kyle JR

Dale, Austin JR Ainsle, Hunter SO

3 WAIK B 3:53.14 CONS

Brown, Sean SO Soriano, Dustin SR

Peng, Patrick SO Causey, Campbell SO               See more BIIF swimming results at: https://waynejoseph.wordpress.com/2010/01/03/state-and-consideration-times-in-swim-season-opener/

January 6, 2010 Posted by | Swimming in Hawaii | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment