Sea Wolves get feet wet in Kamloops

Ten members of the Pacific Sea Wolves Swim Club – seven of which were first-time competitors – were in Kamloops last weekend, competing at the Western Canadian Short Course Championships.

Katie Caldwell, 16, pulled in the best results, winning both the 200- and 400-m individual medley events, breaking the provincial record in the 200 IM (girls 15-17 division) along the way. 

Caldwell also competed in the women’s 16-and-over division, placing seventh in the 50 backstroke and ninth in the 200 back. Also in the 16-and-over competition, Olivvya Chow, 16, was 13th in the 200 IM.

In the men’s 17-and-over division, Thomas Rae, 19, finished 15th in the 50 butterfly, while Edwin Zhao, in the under-16 division, was 12th in 1,500 freestyle.

This weekend, a handful of current and former PSW swimmers will be in the spotlight at CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport) championships, which are to be held in Calgary. 

Hilary Caldwell will be at the competition representing the University of Victoria, while Jy Lawrence (University of Calgary), Lynnaea Mulligan (McMaster University) and Kimberly Bowman (UBC) will also take part.


We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Surrey Eagles rely on netminder in hunt for title
With revamped roster, Hawks still aim high
Elgin Park upsets No. 2-ranked Delta in basketball playoffs
Rasode declares run for Surrey mayor
Neighbours speak out at White Rock hearing
Hello, Henrik!
Banned members stage protest at Mission Friendship Centre
Gentile first all-star on defence
Hamaguchi stars in wins over Port Moody, North Delta

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.