TWU swimming: Spartans trio finds podium

Langley swimmers fare well at FastSwim 2011 in Richmond

Trinity Western Spartans’ Lindsay Romkes, Sally Wallick and Nick Welychko all finished with four top-three finishes apiece as the Richmond Rapids hosted FastSwim 2011 at Watermania.

All three swimmers won one race with Romkes tops in the 200m butterfly in 2:23.37, Wallick winning the 800m freestyle in 9:40.28 and Welychoko earning first place in the 100m breaststroke in 1:07.37.

Trinity Western also had strong performances from Kiely Cunningham, who finished in the top three in three different events — highlighted by second place finishes in the 100m breaststroke in 1:16.77 and the 50m breast in 35.63 — and Rebecca Franklin, whose best race saw her finish fifth in the 50m breast in 41.36.