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Michaela Chokureva, Malia Amuan Publish 23s within the 50 Free at Phoenix Intrasquad


2020 NE PHX Intrasquad 

  • August 23, 2020
  • Haverhill, MA
  • Quick Course Yards (SCY)
  • Outcomes on Meet Cellular: “2020 NE PHX Inter Squad”

On the Phoenix Swimming Intrasquad, 15 year-old Michaela Chokureva and 16 year-old Malia Amuan each put up a number of spectacular swims.

For Phoenix, this was the workforce’s first meet again for the reason that coronavirus pandemic closed swimming pools throughout the nation. In Massachusetts and New Hampshire, the place the workforce relies, groups resumed follow in late June. 

Within the 50 freestyle, Chokureva out-touched Amuan for the highest spot, posting a 23.51 to Amuan’s 23.99. 

For Chokureva, the swim falls inside just a few tenths of her private finest (23.18) that she set on the MIAA state championships meet in 2019. The Winter Junior Nationals finalist additionally posted a time of 51.22 within the 100 freestyle to win the occasion by virtually 7 seconds, coming inside a second of her finest time (50.09) that was additionally set on the state championships final yr. 

Amuan’s swim got here inside a half second of her private finest (23.37) that she posted on the 2019 New England Senior Championship final December. She additionally received the 200 backstroke, ending with a time of two:02.45. She holds a finest time of 1:59.78, which was posted at Junior Nationals this previous yr. Amuan completed her day by coming in second within the 100 breaststroke, posting a private better of 1:06.42, dropping virtually 5 seconds off of her outdated time (1:11.18).

Different highlights:

  • 16-year-old Alexis Martino got here in 1st within the 100 breaststroke, swimming a 1:04.86, which dropped a second and a half off of her earlier better of 1:06.36.
  • One other 16-year-old, Megan Reich, posted a 1:53.66 to win the 200 freestyle by over 13 seconds. Megan Reich is the youthful sister of incoming Indiana College freshman Maxwell Reich
  • Incoming Brown College freshman Emily Clements got here in second to Amuan within the 200 backstroke with a closing time of two:04.24. She holds a private better of 1:59.87.