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Samantha Chan from Madison, Alabama has introduced her verbal dedication to the Georgia Institute of Know-how for the 2024-25 college yr and past.
“I’m so excited to announce my verbal dedication to swim and research at Georgia Tech! I wish to thank God, my household, my associates, and my coaches for serving to me get so far and for serving to me make this large determination. Go Jackets!! 🐝🐝”
A 15-year-old junior at Bob Jones Excessive Faculty, Chan swims year-round with Huntsville Swim Affiliation and is without doubt one of the “Better of the Relaxation” designees on our Approach Too Early record of prime recruits in the highschool class of 2024. She has received the Alabama state titles within the 100 fly and 200 IM in every of her three years of highschool swimming to this point. Most not too long ago, she went 54.81 and a couple of:05.87 to take dwelling the gold medals on the 2022 AHSAA State Championships.
At Winter Juniors East, she positioned sixth within the 200 fly (1:59.22) and fifteenth within the 100 fly (54.66), and in addition competed within the 100 again and 200 IM, clocking PBs in each occasions in prelims. She additionally had a robust displaying final July at NCSA Summer season Championships. There, she swam the 50/100 free, 100 again, 50/100/200 fly, and 200 IM. She went lifetime bests in all however the 100 fly and IM, and she or he positioned third within the 100 fly (1:01.41), eighth within the 200 fly (2:16.59), eleventh within the 50 fly (28.30), 18th within the 50 free (27.04), and thirty seventh within the 100 again (1:06.22).
Chan is a superb pickup for the Ramblin’ Wreck, whose butterfly group is headed by sophomore Zora Ripková, junior Lindsey Merk, and freshman Sabina Mrzyglod this yr – all three have been sub-55 on the midseason mark. Senior McKenzie Campbell has already been 1:57 within the 200 fly. The Georgia Tech ladies got here in fifth of 12 groups on the 2022 ACC Championships. Chan would have scored within the C remaining of the 200 fly, together with Campbell and sophomore Defne Taçyildiz, on the convention meet final season. She would have been first alternate within the 100 fly (it took 54.00 to get a second swim), the place Ripková was the highest Yellow Jacket scorer with 53.09 for nineteenth place.
Finest SCY instances:
100 fly – 54.04
200 fly – 1:59.22
100 again – 55.83
200 again – 2:05.34
50 free – 23.74
100 free – 51.86
200 IM – 2:04.00
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