YMCA swimming…

Eight-year-old Katie Beyer had a big day at the YMCA Swimming District B meet held this past Saturday at Linton Middle School in Penn Hills.

Despite being just eight years old, Beyer qualified in the 9-10-year-old girls 50 free for this weekend’s district meet in Youngstown, Ohio. As the only eight-year-old competing, Beyer finished second in the 9-10 girls 100 IM, fourth in the 9-10 girls 50 fly, and first in the 9-10 girls 50 free.

Teammate Lindsay Finch finished fourth in the 11-12 girls 200 free and sixth in the 11-12 girls 200 IM, Meg Beyer was 11th in the 13-18 girls 200 IM, and Abbie Buerkle finished 11th in the 11-12 girls 50 fly.

Here are the Warren Blue Dolphins results from Saturday’s event:

Female

9-10

100 Free: 37. Jeanah Carlson 1:49.91

100 IM: 2. Katie Beyer 1:35.29

50 Fly: 3. Katie Beyer 46.54

50 Back: 27. Jeanah Carlson 50.77

50 Breast: 47. Jeanah Carlson 1:09.32

50 Free: 1. Katie Beyer 35.19, 54. Jeanah Carlson 47.28

11-12

200 Free: 4. Lindsay Finch 2:51.33

200 IM: 6. Lindsay Finch 3:18.88

50 Fly: 11. Abbie Buerkle 40.25

100 Free: 18. Abbie Buerkle 1:21.67

50 Back: 14. Abbie Buerkle 41.05

50 Breast: 14. Lindsay Finch 45.96

50 Free: 15. Lindsay Finch 34.36

13-18

200 IM: 11. Meg Beyer 3:10.83

100 Free: 31. Meg Beyer 1:17.80

100 Back: 18. Meg Beyer 1:28.46