Northwest NEWS

May 29, 2000

Sports

Synchronized swimmers dominate

   Seattle Synchronized Swim Team dominated the West Zone Region Age Group Championships on May 6-7 at Juanita High School. The top four placed routines will compete at Age Group Nationals in Oakland in June. Home pool is St. Edwards pool in Kenmore. Area swimmers included:

   Solo age 16-17: 1. Seattle Synchro Swim Team - Jennifer Arenz (Mill Creek). 2. Seattle Synchro - Katie Lorenz (Woodinville). Solo age 18-19: 1. Mac Synchro - Debbie Davies. 2. Seattle Synchro - Rachel Walton (Kirkland).

   Duet. 2. Seattle Synchro - Alex Barbee, (Woodinville), Janelle Arenz (Mill Creek). Duet age 14-15: 2. Seattle Synchro - Danielle Waite (Woodinville). Duet age 18-19: 1. Seattle Synchro - Sally Winchester (Everett), Jessica Luque (Snohomish).

   Trio age 14-15: 1. Seattle Synchro - Kristie Mahon (Woodinville). Trio age 18-19: 1. Seattle Synchro - Rachel Walton, Elizabeth Pempe, Aleksandra Lazovic (all Kirkland).

   Team age 12-13: 1. Seattle Synchro Swim Team - Kristie Mahon, Alex Barbee, Janelle Arenz, Nicole Levy, Meaghan McKasy, Traci Bendick, Kelea Somerton, Jillian Penner.

   Team age 14-15: 1. Seattle Synchro Swim Team - Danielle Waite, Sophie Wilhoit, Sachi Maekawa, Cherity Smythe, Lacey Brooten, Tiffani Bendick, Alison Conner, Karen Engle.

   Team age 18-19: 1. Seattle Synchro Swim Team - Jennifer Arenz, Jessica Lunque, Mari Maekawa, Sally Winchester, Rachel Walton, Aleksandra Lazovic, Katie Lorenz, Elizabeth Pempe.