YMCA Dolphins Smith, Brook qualify for states in more events

Warren Dolphins will compete in two more events at the 2013 Pennsylvania YMCA State Swimming Championships this weekend at Penn State University’s McCoy Natatorium.

In addition to Elin Smith, Logan Gearhart and Ellis Beardsley, who qualified for states by placing top six in their respective events at the YMCA Pennsylvania Western District Championships at Youngstown State University, Smith also qualified in the Senior (15-18) Girls 100 Back with her time of 1:03.36 and Alyssa Brook qualified in the Cadet (9-10) Girls 100 Free with her time of 1:10.15.

Smith and Brook had each finished seventh at districts.

The state championships are made up of the top six finishers from each of the three YMCA districts, and also the next six best times in the state, of which Smith and Brook qualified.