The annual Meet of Champions swim competition was partially hosted at Pleasant Valley Park Pool last weekend, with swimmers 10 and under from eleven teams throughout Somerset, Morris and Warren counties swimming in Basking Ridge.
The teams regularly put the Meet of Champions on their calendars as a highlight of the summer swim season. Along with the PVP swimmers, participants included the Bernardsville Swim Team, the Chester Riptides, the Bee Meadow Swim Team, the Burnham Park Barracudas, Cromwell Hills, The Glacier Hill Swim Team, the Hackettstown Hurricanes, Lake Hiawatha Swim Team, the Morris Plains Marlins and Stardust Recreation.
The younger swimmers held their meet on Saturday at Pleasant Valley Pool, while 11 and older team members competed on Sunday in Hackettstown.
Reported results for the 10 & Under PVP swimmers at the Meet of Champions:
1st place Winners:
Madison Grace — Girls 8 & Under 25-Meter Breaststroke
Sophie Paul — Girls 8 & Under 25-Meter Backstroke
Madeline West — Girls 9-10 25-Meter Butterfly
Sophie Paul, Emma Grace, Julienne Saliou and Madison Grace — Girls 8 & Under 100-Meter Freestyle Relay
Meet of Champion results for PVP at 11 & Over Meet of Champions:
1st Place Winners
Jennifer Moore — Girls 15 & Over 50-Yard Backstroke
Paige Johnson — Girls 11-12 50 Yard Butterfly (tied)
Bradley Wachenfeld — Boys 15-18 100 Yard IM and Boys 15-18 50—Yard Butterfly