The Stingrays earn 63 total swim medals in 2017

For the past six years, The Stingrays Swim Club has consistently been walking away with top club honors for medals garnered in the Illinois Six County Senior Swim Meet held more recently at Addison, IL. This year’s July 20 meet, with its usual 7 event format, proved that the Stings continue to be up for the challenge!

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Here are the stats:

2012: Thirteen swimmers earned 30 total medals and 20 Gold medals

2013: Eleven swimmers earned 30 total medals and 22 Gold medals

2014: Sixteen swimmers earned 58 total medals and 37 Gold medals

2015: Eight swimmers earned 30 total medals and 20 Gold medals

2016: Ten swimmers earned 24 total medals and 15 Gold medals

**2017: Fifteen swimmers earned 63 total medals and 38 Gold medals

Looks like those difficult Saturday A.M. practices, under the leadership of Coaches Len Lencioni and Chris Hinde, have really paid off for our aquanauts! Here are this year’s numbers:

RESULTS OF SIX COUNTY SENIOR SWIM MEET, July 20:

AGE 75 to 79:

Naomi Greenberg: 50 Free – Bronze

Sandy Hupert: Three Golds: 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free

Joanie Koplos: Two Golds: 50 Fly and 100 IM (25 Fly, 25 Back, 25 Breast, and 25 Free)

Terry Hora: Five Golds: 50 Free, 50 Breast, 50 Fly, 50 Back, and 100 Free; Two Silvers: 100 IM and 200 Free

Bill Schaupp: Two Golds: 100 IM and 200 Free; Five Silvers: 50 Free, 50 Breast, 50 Fly, 50 Back, 100 Free

AGE 70 to 74:

Kate Malay: One Silver: 50 Free

Sue Taylor: One Gold: 50 Back; Two Silvers: 100 Free and 50 Breast

Bruce Hofstetter: Seven Golds: 100 Free, 50 Back, 100 IM, 50 Free, 50 Br, 50 Fly, 200 Free

Dan Mangan: Two Silvers: 50 Free and 50 Breast

Bill Roth: Two Silvers: 50 Back and 50 Fly

AGE 65 to 69:

Tom Hendren: One Silver: 50 Free; One Bronze: 50 Breast

Len Lencioni: Four Golds: 100 Free, 50 Free, 50 Fly, 100 IM; Three Silvers: 50 Back, 50 Breast, 200 Free

AGE 60 to 64:

Irene Camp: Three Golds: 50 Free, 50 Breast, 50 Back; Two Silvers: 100 Free and 200 Free

Pam Hendrix: Four Golds: 50 Fly, 100 Free, 200 Free, 100 IM; Three Silvers: 50 Free, 50 breast, 50 Back

AGE 50 to 54:

*Kathy Kent, Sun City/Huntley Fitness Manager: Seven Golds: 100 Free, 50 Back, 100 IM, 50 Free, 50 Br, 50 Fly, 200 Free

TOTAL: 63 MEDALS: 38 GOLDS/23 SILVERS/2 BRONZES / 15 SWIMMERS: 14 STINGRAYS AND *1 HONORARY MEMBER

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