Harker Swimming opened their season at the Palo Alto Invitational. Junior, Vivian Wang won the 200 IM and broke the school record in the 100 breaststroke while qualifying for CCS in both events. Freshman, Ethan Hu broke the school record in the 200 Free and also qualified for CCS in the 200 Free, 100 Fly, and 100 Backstroke.
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Freshman Ethan Hu and Sophomore Alex Yu went 2 and 3 in the 200 IM with both making CCS cut times. Ethan Hu also won the 100 Free well within the CCS cut time. Sophomore Alex Yu and Senior Michael Auld went 1 and 2 in the 500 Free swimming side by side and dominating the entire race with both making CCS cut times. Freshman Sachin Shah won the JV 50 Back.
Boys 400 Freestyle Relay (Jack Farnham Sr, Justin Culpepper Sr, Michael Auld Sr, Ethan Hu Fr) ended the meet in winning fashion as they qualified for CCS. Ethan Hu won the 50 Freestyle while making another CCS cut time and then came back and broke the school record in the 100 Backstroke. Boys 200 Freestyle Relay (Jack Farnham Sr, Justin Culpepper Sr, Michael Auld Sr, Ethan Hu Fr) qualified for CCS and placed second. Junior Vivian Wang won 100 Backstroke and the 50 Freestyle and qualified in her fourth CCS qualifying event. Congratulations to the JV Girls 200 Freestyle Relay (Claudia Opris So, Anika Tiwari Fr, Alicia Xu Fr, Cassandra Ruedy Fr) in a come from behind win while dropping 4 seconds from they're time. Ruedy and Xu went 1-2 in the 50 Freestyle. Tiwari and Xu went 1-2 on the 50 Breaststroke. Kevin Xu (Jr) won the JV 50 Breaststroke.