Swimming: Saffron Seals' put in good showing in final Essex Swim League fixture
PUBLISHED: 12:35 19 March 2013 | UPDATED: 12:35 19 March 2013
SAFFRON Seals swimmers put in some good performance in the final leg of Division 4 Essex Swim League fixtures at Basildon Sporting Village on Saturday.
The Saffron Walden swimmers were in equal second place after 24 events, despite once again being short of 15-year-old swimmers, forcing many to swim in events out of their age group.
Basildon & Phoenix ended out in front with 192 points and were promoted to Division 3 for next season. Harwich finished on 172 points, Chelmsford on 165 and Seals on 149.
Seals swimmers still managed to achieve several personal best times:
Breaststroke 100m - Tom Berry 1.23.53
Butterfly 50m - Robert Chappell 30.50
15 years & under
Backstroke 100m - Sean Elsom 1.28.18
Breaststroke 100m - Georgina Dunham 1.40.22; Sean Elsom 1.36.90
Butterfly 50m - Maddie Peck 43.62
Freestyle 100m - Lee Watts 1.12.69
13 years & under
Breaststroke 50m - Willem Brooker 45.81
Freestyle 50m - Thomas Dowson 31.81
11 years & under
Butterfly 25m - Claire Stockton 18.59; Nathan Abbotson 19.59
Freestyle 50m - Emma Sarginson 34.18