Attention 5:30pm to 6:30pm swimmers: If you want to continue swimming in November, December & January, please see Coach Lewis to sign up for the November-January Clinic. YES, THE POOL IS HEATED!
Long course championship season came to a close with the conclusion of the Phillips US National Championships, AND
St. Petersburg Aquatics has a
NEW NATIONAL CHAMPION!!!
CONGRATULATIONS MELANIE MARGALIS!
Saint Petersburg Aquatics’ Melanie Margalis won her first national title in the Women’s 200 Individual Medley. Margalis also qualified for the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia.
The season concluded with three meets held within a 2 week period. The Phillips US National Championships was preceded by the Southern Zone Age Group Championships in San Antonio, Texas. SPA was represented at this meet by Peyton Palsha. At the same time, the SPEEDO Junior National Championships was being held in Irvine, California. Representing SPA at this meet were John Farese, Robert Finke, Summer Finke, Luke Hanner, Noah Harasz, and Emma Spilman. Held the following week also in Irvine was the Phillips USA National Championships. In addition to Melanie Margalis, SPA was represented by Nicholas Alexiou, Calvin Bryant, Autumn Finke, and Summer Finke.