On Friday 9 March, Somerville students competed in the South Eastern ZoneSwimming competition at Lloyd Elsmore pools.

 

They were: Danielle Asiata, Sara Adams, Jenny Tan, Thomas Blakeman, Daniel Ko, Isaac Smith, Tony Zhang, Sophie White, Lucia Lee, Ella Gilbertson, Danielle Curlett, Lauren O'Reilly, Aimee Jupp, Ali Al-Ani, Vian Shah, Nathan Wong, Charlie Young, Sophie Read, Ashley Pauling, Trent MacCallum, Alexander Widvey and Finn Wilton.

 

After fierce competition in the heats, Danielle Asiata, Danielle Curlett and Jenny Tan qualified for six different finals. Danielle Asiata managed two second placings and two third placings in her finals and Danielle Curlett managed two seconds and a third in her finals.

 

In addition to this, both the Year 7 Girls and Boys 4x50m Freestyle Relay teams managed a third placing in the relay finals.

 

Due to these performances, Danielle Asiata and Danielle Curlett have both qualified for the Auckland Championships which are being held at Diocesan School for Girls on Friday 6th April. We wish them both the very best at the Auckland champs.