Kokanees advance to region championships
The Kokanees hosted the 2008 Niagara Association Intermediate and Age Group Championships, May 9 and 10.
Over 100 swimmers in various age groups and events vied for the top spots at this meet held at Ayers Pool, Keuka College.
Teams came from Oswego, Rochester, Buffalo and Tonawanda. This meet is the qualifier for the Region C Championship to be held this weekend in Tonawanda.
Region C includes teams also from Sharon, Pa, Brecksville and Canton, Ohio. The top four routines from that meet can proceed to the National Age Group Championship being held in Binghamton at the end of June.
Nine of 12 Kokanees routines are going forward to the next meet. They are:
11-12 Solos: Meghan McMichael third and Kim Oswald fifth
Duet: McMichael and Oswald second
13-15 Solo: Lindsay Simpson fourth
Duet: Simpson and Kristin Oswald third
Kelsey Sage and Erika Sutherland fifth
Team: Sage, Sutherland, McMichael and Oswald fourth
16-17 Solo: Ellise Williams second
Trio: Williams, Emma Willing and Kristin Oswald fourth
18-19 Solo: Megan Morehouse 2nd
Duet: Morehouse and Willing 2nd
Team: Morehouse, Willing, Oswald, Williams, Simpson and Alyssa Morehouse. 2nd