Another great day in the pool for Nova Scotia’s swimmers competing at the 2019 Speedo Eastern Canadian Championships in Quebec City with two different swimmers racing in the A finals and 9 in the consolation finals tonight.
16-year-old Hanna Mountford of the Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club swam in two A finals; she finished sixth in the senior women’s 400m Freestyle with a personal best time of 4:29.09 and ninth in the senior women’s 200m Backstroke with a time of 2:20.70. Dean Sangster (Truro Centurions Swim Club) finished sixth in the senior men’s 200m Backstroke with a personal best time of 2:10.81.
Consolation finalists included Halifax Trojan swimmers Gia Mensah (1:05.14) and Isabelle Dearnaley, both in the 100m Butterfly (1:05.83); Marion Synishin 50m Breaststroke (34.18), Ethan Boyle 400m Freestyle (4:19.69), and Liam Ferguson 200m Backstroke (2:14.15); Craig Bush (Truro Centurions Swim Club) 100m Butterfly (59.83); Lucy Jardine (Sackville Waves Aquatic Team) 400m Freestyle (4:33.69); Ava Vial (Wolfville Tritons Swim Club) 100m Butterfly (1:04.51); and Hayden Bartoch (Halifax Wavecutters Aquatic Club) 400m Freestyle (4:11.50).
Youth age groups are 13-15 for female and 14-16 for male; Senior age groups are 16 & older for female and 17 & older for male.
Preliminaries will begin at 9:00am local time and finals at 6:00pm local time daily. Competition wraps up tomorrow.
Nova Scotia Results from Day Three
|Adam Deutsch, Greenwood Dolphins Swim Club (GDSC)||Senior 50m Breaststroke||33rd/31.52|
|Gianna Mensah, Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club (HTAC)||Youth 100m Butterfly||14th/1:05.14|
|Ashleigh McKenna (HTAC)||Youth 100m Butterfly||40th/1:08.06|
|Hanna Mountford (HTAC)||Senior 200m Backstroke||9th/2:20.70|
|Senior 400m Freestyle||6th/4:29.09|
|Ethan Boyle (HTAC)||Youth 400m Freestyle||20th/4:19.69|
|Will Myrer (HTAC)||Youth 100m Butterfly||31st/1:00.89|
|Liam Ferguson (HTAC)||Youth 200m Backstroke||16th/2:14.15|
|Marion Synishin (HTAC)||Youth 50m Breaststroke||13th/34.18|
|Isabelle Dearnaley (HTAC)||Youth 100m Butterfly||16th/1:05.83|
|Sophie Rooney (HTAC)||Youth 200m Backstroke||23rd/2:26.66|
|Téah Forbes (HTAC)||Youth 200m Backstroke||40th/2:30.23|
|Hanna Mountford, Marion Synishin, Isabelle Dearnaley, Sophie Rooney (HTAC)||4 x 100m Medley Relay||13th/4:32.90|
|Grace Earle, Gianna Mensah, Ashleigh McKenna, Téah Forbes (HTAC)||4 x 100m Medley Relay||24th/4:38.38|
|Heidi Bartoch, Halifax Wavecutters Aquatic Club (HWAC)||Youth 100m Butterfly||32nd/1:07.39|
|Hayden Bartoch (HWAC)||Youth 400m Freestyle||12th/4:11.50|
|Liya Alexeeva (HWAC)||Youth 400m Freestyle||56th/4:54.10|
|Natasha Sexton Quillan, Sackville Waves Aquatic Team (SWAT)||PARA 400m Freestyle||36th/5:32.31|
|Lucy Jardine (SWAT)||Youth 400m Freestyle||14th/4:33.69|
|Madison Bond, Truro Centurions Swim Club (TCSC)||Youth 50m Breaststroke||25th/34.85|
|Dean Sangster (TCSC)||Senior 200m Backstroke||6th/2:10.81|
|Craig Bush (TCSC)||Youth 100m Butterfly||16th/59.83|
|Bo Stokesbury-Price, Wolfville Tritons Swim Club (WTSC)||Youth 400m Freestyle||38th/4:21.21|
|Ava Vial (WTSC)||Senior 50m Breaststroke||48th/35.58|
|Senior 100m Butterfly||17th/1:04.51|