NCAP kicked off the 2017 December championship season with the relay session on night one of the 2017 USA Swimming Winter Nationals in Columbus, Ohio. NCAP placed all 4 relays in the top 8.
Both women’s relays finished 5th. First, the team of Phoebe Bacon, Georgia Johnson, Brooke Matthias and Katie Mack swam on the 4×50 Yard Medley Relay. Bacon’s lead-off split of 24.66 was the fastest backstroke split in the entire field. Later, Bacon, Mack and Matthias teamed up with Madeline Laporte in the 4×200 Yard Freestyle Relay.
The men’s team of Sean Conway, Philip Manoff, Steven Thalblum and Hugh Robey similarly finished 5th in their 4×200 Free Relay. Earlier in the night, Conway, Kyle Barker, Luke Durocher and Brandon Hamblin took 6th in 4×50 Yard Medley Relay.
Through one night of racing, NCAP is in 2nd place overall and 1st place among club teams. The meet continues through December 2nd. Click here for real-time results and live streams.
Full NCAP Results
Event 1 Women’s 4×50 Medley Relay
5 NCAP A: Phoebe Bacon, Georgia Johnson, Brooke Matthias, Katelyn Mack 1:41.07
Event 2 Men’s 4×50 Medley Relay
6 NCAP A: Sean Conway, Kyle Barker, Darren Durocher, Brandon Hamblin 1:31.18
Event 3 Women’s 4×200 Free Relay
5 NCAP A: Phoebe Bacon, Madeline Laporte, Brooke Matthias, Katelyn Mack 7:23.43
Event 4 Men’s 4×200 Free Relay
5 NCAP A: Sean Conway, Philip Manoff, Steven Thalblum, Hugh Robey 6:34.57