Sockeyes shine in Golden swim meet

After a very challenging week of training, the Sockeyes shone in Golden last weekend.

After a very challenging week of training, the Sockeyes shone in Golden last weekend.

Despite the wind and rain, the Sockeyes showed tremendous focus and self-discipline as they competed in the outdoor competition.

Aggregates were awarded for the top three point scorers in each division.

In division two boys, Sam Calkins earned silver.

In division three boys, Rowan Trow placed third while teammate Keeya Corbett took the gold on the girls’ side.

In division four boys, Taylor Howard placed third, earning his first aggregate.

In division five girls, Claire Hall took silver.

Patricia Fair earned gold for division six girls.

On the boys’ side the Sockeyes swept the podium with Benjamin Novakowski earning bronze, Gaelyn Gilliam taking silver, and Matthew Nesdoly swimming to a gold-medal finish.

Brayden Gilliam earned first in division seven boys.

The Sockeyes finished third overall as a team in the meet.

The Sockeyes will be at home, hosting their own tournament, this Saturday and Sunday at the Shaw Centre.