Locals Swim For Fontbonne At Championship Trials
January 21st found the Fontbonne Varsity swim team at the pool at Saint Francis College for the final dual meet of the 2006/07 season. Their opponent for this ninth meet was the always formidable Notre Dame Academy from Staten Island.
Although the Bonnies put forth a strong effort, in the end the Notre Dame squad held a 94-71 victory.
Featured swimmers include the 200 IM relay team of Michelle Powers, Elaina Anastasio, Alexa Morrissey, and Patricia Scherpf, (2:10.1); Anastasio in the 200 individual IM, (2:51.0); Kristen McMaster in the 50 free; Justine Macready, in the 200 fly, (1:14.18); Morrissey in the 500 free, (6:44.11); Katie Losquadro in the 100 backstroke, (1:21.69); and the 400 freestyle team of Morrissey, Jackie Izzo, Macready and McMaster, (4:42.79).
As the dual meet season is over the team looks forward to the Championship Trials which start this weekend.
Competing this weekend will be Jenna DeFillipo, Ali Passarelli, Suzy Caputo, Carole Sayegh, Demetria Elisson., Jackie Kennedy, Julia Collins, and Jennifer Kearns.