Katie Egan of Duxbury and the Weymouth Club Waves was outstanding at the New England 12 & Under Age Group Championships held in Attleboro last month.

Katie Egan of Duxbury and the Weymouth Club Waves was outstanding at the New England 12 & Under Age Group Championships held in Attleboro last month.  Despite the grueling schedule and evening finals, Egan shed two seconds in the 100-yd. butterfly and took the seventh place medal with a time of 1:05.93.   She also achieved personal bests and took 10th and 11th in the 50-yd. and 200-yd.  butterfly finals, respectively.  Combined, Egan earned 25 points for her team.  She also swam the 50 freestyle, 100 individual medley, and 100 freestyle and placed 24th, 28th, and 47th in the preliminaries.{sidebar id=1}

spo-12under-championship.jpgMichaela Morris, also from Duxbury, improved on most of her best times and placed 20th, 22nd, and two 24th’s in the 100 backstroke, 100 butterfly, 50 backstroke, and 50 butterfly, respectively.  The anticipation spiraled when Morris joined Egan in the 200 freestyle relay, the 400 freestyle relay, and the 200 medley relay and the girls placed 8th, 6th, and 11th, respectively.  Overall, the Waves placed 24th out of 58 teams.{sidebar id=6}