PacSwim Awards

The annual PacSwim Awards took place on Saturday, October 13th at the Hilton Concord. Swimmers, their families and coaches from throughout the LSC joined to enjoy dinner and special guest, Olympian Tom Shields. Each nominee received a water bottle with various swimming stickers and multiple awards were handed out. Top awards for Swimmer of the Year went to Miranda Heckman (PLS) and Alexei Sancov (TERA). Race of the Year honors went to Alexis Mesina (PLS) and Jerry Chu (SCSC) in the Age Group category, while Zoie Hartman (CROW) and Alexei Sancov (TERA) were the Senior Race of the Year recipients. A total list of all of the evening's award recipients can be found below.

You can view all photos taken by the photographer, Laura Bastin, at the event by clicking on the following link
Awards Banquet Photos

 

OUTSTANDING SHORT COURSE SWIMMERS

FEMALE AGE MALE
Alexis Mesina 10&U Clark Apuada
Kyra Cui 11 Brian Choi
Abigail Ninan 12 Jerry Chu
Courtney Seljeseth 13 Jackson Picard
Jordan Morgan 14 Luke Hobson
Melanie Julia 15 Lleyton Plattel
Zoie Hartman 16 Ethan Hu
Zoie Hartman 17 Alec Cullen


OUTSTANDING LONG COURSE SWIMMERS

 

 

 

 

FEMALE AGE MALE
Alexis Mesina 10&U Clark Apuada
Lyla Elaydi 11 Christopher Winalski
Abigail Ninan 12 Thomas Aguero
Zoey Zeller 13 Anthony Sebastian
Ella Mazurek 14 Pavel Sinclair
Jessica Davis 15 Lleyton Plattel
Nicole Oliva 16 Lleyton Plattel
Zoie Hartman 17 Paige daCosta


RELAY OF THE YEAR

       
10 & Under Girls - Santa Clara Swim Club’s 200 yard Medley Relay of Huang, Tran, Childers, and Zhang

10 & Under Boys - Santa Clara Swim Club’s 200 yard Medley Relay of Mijatovic, Elaydi, Sifferman, and Hwang

11-12 Girls - Santa Clara Swim Club’s 400 meter Medley Relay of Jensen, Elaydi, Ninan, and Song

11-12 Boys - Santa Clara Swim Club’s 400 yard Medley Relay of Cuellar, Aguero, Chu, and Feng

13-14 Girls - Santa Clara Swim Club’s 200 yard Freestyle Relay of Tandingan, Morgan, Adler, and Martinelli

13-14 Boys - De Anza Cupertino Aqutics’ 200 yard Freestyle Relay of Shang, Rao, Kim, and Morini Bianzino

15-18 Girls - Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics' 800 yard Freestyle Relay of Snyder, Lusk, Carter, and Henig

15-18 Boys - Terrapins Swim Team's 400 meter Freestyle Relay of Fetterman, Sancov, Rodriguez, and Minakov


RACE OF THE YEAR

Age Group Girls - Alexis Mesina (PLS)

Age Group Boys - Jerry Chu (SCSC)

Senior Women - Zoie Hartman (CROW)

Senior Men - Alexei Sancov (TERA)


PACIFIC SWIMMING VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR
Clint Benton

GEORGE CLEVELAND OFFICIALS' AWARD
Susi Jackson
Larry Rice

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION AWARD

Verónica Hernández

 

 

 

 

IMPACT SWIMMER OF THE YEAR
Brandon Shi (SRVA)

SWIMMER OF THE YEAR

Senior Women - Miranda Heckman (PLS)

Senior Men - Alexei Sancov (TERA)

 

 


COACHES OF THE YEAR

Age Group Swimming - Andrew Johnson (QSS)

Senior Swimming - Steve Morsilli (PLS)

 

 

 

Congratulations again to all the participants and winners of the 2018 PacSwim Awards. You can view all photos taken by the photographer, Laura Bastin, at the event by clicking on the following link

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/m9754e53wa7u2fn/AAD2GiEj4giQmrE74Jax0c2da?dl=0
 
                    

Photos may be viewed and/or downloaded and printed. Thank you Laura!