PHAST rock at Dalplex

Seen here are PHAST junior swimmer (back, from left) Liam Kennedy, Kieran McInnis, Colleen MacLeod, Matthew Penner, Josh Elsworth, Emma Crispo, and Jessica MacKinnon. In the front are (from left) Kassie Doyle, Cean Kennedy, Kaitlin Doyle, Olivia Langley, and Zach Elsworth.

PORT HAWKESBURY: The Port Hawkesbury Antigonish Swim Team (PHAST) sent 20 Junior and Senior age group swimmers to the Long Course Development meet at Dalplex from May 4-6 to prepare for provincial championship meets coming soon.

PHAST swimmers took several top eight finishes and set three new team records.

Joshua Elsworth placed first in the 200m Freestyle, second in the 50m Butterfly, second in both the 100m and 50m Freestyle, and third in the 400m Freestyle (setting a new team record).


Colleen MacLeod placed first in the 100m and third in the 50m Freestyle, fourth in the 50m Breaststroke, fifth in the 50m Backstroke, and sixth in the 50m Butterfly.

Abby Poffenroth placed first in the 50m, second in the 200m, and third in the 100m Breaststroke, fourth in the 200m IM, and sixth in the 200m Freestyle.

Matthew Penner placed first in the 100m Breaststroke and fifth in the 50m Freestyle.

Jessica MacKinnon placed first in the 200m and second in the 50m Backstroke.

Malcolm Cameron placed fourth in the 50m, sixth in the 100m, and eighth in the 200m Breaststroke.

Morley MacKinnon placed fourth in the 100m Backstroke and seventh in the 50m Backstroke.

Liam Kennedy placed fifth in the 50m Backstroke, seventh in both the 50m Freestyle and 50m Butterfly, and eighth in the 100m Freestyle.

Lily Poffenroth placed fifth in the 200m Backstroke.

Aidan Doucet placed sixth in the 50m and 200m Butterfly, seventh in the 100m, and eighth in the 50m Freestyle and the 200m IM.

Emma Crispo placed sixth in the 100m and eighth in the 200m Breaststroke.

Hannah L. Austen placed sixth in the 200m Breaststroke.

Cein Kennedy placed seventh in the 200m Backstroke.

Anna Robinson broke a team record in the 400m and 1500m Freestyle, taking seventh place in both.