Biggest win for DSA at Sembilian
DSA Swim Team fashioned another big mark in the swimming annals of Junior Swim Meets as it made a repeat performance, comfortably winning the top spot at the 3rd ASUM/NSC/MILO Junior Splash Swim Negeri Sembilan, 2016.
The Meet was held at Pusat Akuatik Negeri, Paroi, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan on 10-11 December, 2016. The DSA Swim Team youngsters were all keyed up for the Meet, reminiscing their previous victory at the 1st ASUM Junior Splash Swim in March this year. The swimmers performed exceedingly well and DSA beat the next team by well over 300 points, reigning supreme at 962 points. This victory came with 43 Gold, 14 Silver and 13 Bronze, a rich haul of 70 medals from a single Meet! That was no mean feat and a big round of applause to all the medal winners which included Misa Okuzono who won 8 Gold and 2 Silver with elder sister Yumi Okozuno, who collected 8 Gold and 1 Silver in her events. Yap Yong Jie, the young champ did very well and added another 6 Gold, 2 Silver and 1 Bronze in the Group 4 Boys events. Lean Yiyi won 4 Gold and 1 Silver for Group 5 Girls and Freestyle expert Darren Lew Chen Jet added 2 Gold and 2 Silver in his group events. Other medal winners included Sew Jia Wei, Chong Hey Sheen, Eunice Wong Ee Yin, Wong Yu Xuan and Wesley Kam. New to the medal tally were Eunice Wong Ee Yin and Elsa Eow Yeng Yii who claimed bronzes in their individual races to complement their first place finishes in their relays. Great performances by all the Relay teams was another bright spot as the teams together won 15 Golds making a significant contribution to the team total.
Besides the medal winners, a host of DSA swimmers finished within the top spots contributing valuable points towards DSA’s huge total. A big hurrah and thank you to all the young swimmers, parents and coaches for yet another grand victory.
A detailed list of the medal winners are below.