Swimming

757swim celebrates end of summer season by sending several to national meets

757swim celebrates end of summer season by sending several to national meets

A busy summer continued for 757swim as the Williamsburg-based club sent swimmers to both the U.S. Open Swimming Championships (Aug. 2-6) in East Meadow, N.Y. and the USA Swimming Futures Championships (Aug. 3-6) in Geneva, Ohio.

Colby Hurt, Abby Larson and Joelle Vereb competed in the U.S. Open along with the likes of Olympic medalists Ryan Lochte and Cullen Jones.

Last month, the trio led the 757swim women's team to first place among mid-sized teams at the Virginia Swimming Long Course Senior State Championship in Stafford.

At the Senior states competition, Hurt earned the women's high point award and won the 200 meter individual medeley with a time of 2:20.91. Vereb...

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