Torok top freestyle finisher

Chilliwack’s Spartan Swim Club attended the Langley Olympian Swim Meet April 2-3, sending 32 of their athletes (ages 10–17) against a field of 300 swimmers.

Jordan Torok (13-and-over boys) had one of the best outings, taking first place in the 800m freestyle, second in the 200m individual medley and 100m backstroke, third in the 100m fly, fourth in the 400m freestyle and fifth in the 100m freestyle.

Justin Awrey splashed his way to seventh in the 1500m freestyle and eighth in the 200m breaststroke.

Tommy DeGroot pushed his way to seventh in the 800m freestyle.

David Lavin finished second in the 200m backstroke, third in the 100m backstroke, fourth in the 200m fly and eighth in the 50m freestyle.

Carson Olafson fought his way to fourth in the 800m freestyle.

Colton Peterson finished his meet with a second in both the 800m freestyle and 200m breaststroke, adding a third in the 100m breaststroke, fifth in the 400m individual medley and seventh in the 50m freestyle.

Eduard Stanciu managed an eighth in the 800m freestyle, while Jimmy Stewart placed sixth in both the 200m backstroke and 800m freestyle.

In the 12-and-under boys division, Kyungjin Park placed fifth in the 100m breaststroke and seventh in the 200m individual medley.

On the girls side, Jessie Gibson (13-and-over girls) turned in a first place performance in the 100m backstroke, placing second in the 200m individual medley, 100m fly and 800m freestyle, fourth in the 200m freestyle and fifth in the 200m backstroke.

Sydney Torok finished seventh in the 800m freestyle.

For information on the Spartans, call 604-858-7946 or email

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