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Swimming Marlins Fall to Rival Tuckahoe

HannahMcCarronIn their second Northern Virginia Swim League Division 1 meet, the McLean Marlins lost to neighborhood rival Tuckahoe with a score of 179.5 to 222.5 last Saturday.

Double winners for McLean were: JJ Horsfield, Isabella Rongione, Andrew Seliskar, Stephen Seliskar and Libby Ulrich. Single event winners for McLean were: Dereck Charles, Quin Frew, Jake McCarron, Christopher Murphy, Jack Saunders, MJ Ulrich, Dora Wu, and Timothy Wu.

There were seven new team records set at the meet. The girls 8 and under freestyle relay team of Natalia Rongione, Abby Lucas, Skylar Tennant and Dora Wu broke the record set the previous week with a time of 1:15.26.

Isabella Rongione set a record in the girls 11-12 50 meter freestyle with a time of 29.36.

For the boys, Andrew Seliskar set two individual team records in the 13-14 backstroke with a time of 28.45, and in the breaststroke with a time of 32.36.

Stephen Seliskar also set two individual team records in the boys 15-18 backstroke with a time of 27.40, and in the butterfly with a time of 26.89.

The 13-14 boys medley relay team of Christopher Murphy, Andrew Seliskar, Justin Nguyen and Jack Saunders set a new team record with a time of 55.58.