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Team New England Swims to 2nd Place

By New England AAU, 08/24/17, 5:25PM EDT


New England Finishes 2nd @ Jr Olympics

Congratulations to the 2017 New England AAU Swim Team! Team New England finished second place, behind Team Michigan. The 2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games were held in Detroit, Michigan.

The youngest Team New England swimmer, seven year old Ayelet Nishikawa-Geitheim, scored the most points bringing home four golds.

  • 50 Freestyle
  • 50 Backstroke
  • 50 Breaststroke
  • 50 Butterfly

The New England girls also smashed the sixteen year old record by six seconds for the 11-12 Medley Relay.

  • Holiday Host
  • Kaylanna Couture
  • Megan Nelson
  • Paige Bleckley

The New England AAU congratulations its Swim Director, Carol Wright, and the entire New England Swim Team on an amazing performance and doing the NEAAU District so proud!