Four Masters Swimmers from the YMCA of Rock River Valley competed with great success in the Illinois Masters Swimming Association (ILMSA) Short Course State Meet , April 13 - 15 in Munster, IN.
Leslie Biegler-Ciaccio was High-Point winner in her age group. She was State Champion in the 1000 free, 400 & 200 IM, 50 & 200 breaststroke, 100 & 200 fly, and 200 back; Leslie also placed second in the 100 breaststroke.
Anne McLee was State Champ in the 50, 100 & 200 back and placed 2nd in the 50 free. She also set State records in the 100 & 200 back.
Debbie Gortowski placed 6th in the 1000 free; 4th in the 400 & 200 IM, 100 fly and 200 back; 8th in the 100 IM; 5th in th 200 free; 8th in the 500 free; and 3rd in the 200 fly.
Roxie Pawluk placed 3rd in the 200 free, and 4th in the 50 & 100 free and 100 breaststroke. All four local swimmers combined to place 1st in the 200 medley relay and 3rd in the 200 freestyle relay.