Europe Scoreboard: Oct. 21, 2012

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: October 21, 2012

Youth swimming

European Forces Swim League

Saturday at Mons, Belgium
Team scoring
SHAPE 813, Berlin 656, Geilenkirchen 645, European Schools  of  Brussels 636.5, NATO 631, Lakenheath 232.5, Eifel 196.
Triple individual winners
Raul Areque Donaldo, Tyla Crompton and Katja Nacevski (ESB); Vincent de Munter (GK); Phillipp Langhaeuser and Lili Seubert (Berlin); Sebastian Lunak, Abigail Sterns and Andrew Sterns (NATO).
League records set
SHAPE’s Heidi Northshield set short-course records for 17-19-year-old girls in the 400-meter individual medley and 200-meter freestyle. In the 400 IM, she swam 5:23.88 to break the old mark of 5:24.31 set by NATO’s Lauren Drake in 2008. In the 200 free, she also broke Drake’s record. Northshield clocked 2:14.34, besting Drake’s 2:15.22 time, also set in 2008, according to SHAPE statistician Attila Balla.

Saturday at Ramstein
Team scoring
Kaiserslautern 491, Stuttgart 305
Triple individual winners
Lizzie Hodges (Stutt); Joshua Choi, Connor Davis, Jaden Francis, Bobby Gaston, Elizabeth Gorske, Rachel Plescha, Penelope Washington (Kais).
Noteworthy—Ann Johnson broke the Kaiserslautern team record in the 200-meter backstroke for girls aged 13-14. She swam 2:43.64 to beat the old record of 2:49.95 set Sept. 8 by her teammate Danielle Davis.


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