EL CENTRO – The El Centro Sunsations hosted both the Yuma Wahoos and Holtville Stingrays July 19, and the Sunsations showcased their talents with a big win.
El Centro finished with 370 points while over Yuma had 100.5 and Holtville 130.5.
The most notable race of the event took place in the boys 13-14 year old 50-meter butterfly. The winner for the race was Nathan Kempton of Yuma, finishing with a time of 42:81. Coming in second, Jose Luis Ramirez finished less than a second behind Nathan with a time of 42:95.
Moving through event 33, El Centro squeezed by with a win in the girls 13-14 year old 50-meter breast stroke. The winner was Montserrat Apolinar, 14, who finished with a final time of 47:37. Finishing extremely close, Rachel Pauly had a final time of 47:57. This hard-won race pushed El Centro ahead for a higher combined time.
Moving into the last race, El Centro took the boys 15-18 year old 50-meter freestyle as Moises Hernandez, 16, finished with a time of 28:87. This final win from El Centro secured their first place spot.[envira-gallery id=”81270″]