The KAUST Sharks who qualified for the Nationals traveled to Dhahran for the Swim Meet on 3 and 4 May.
23 teams and 385 swimmers participated in the competition
and The KAUST Sharks team ranked 12 in the medals table… GO SHARKS!
The team – Yuqiao Nie (Boys 7-8), Matthew Lapenok
(Boys 7-8), Dylan Xu (Boys 9-10), Joumana Elbaz (Girls 7-8) and Natasha Ford
(Girls 15-16) managed to rack up 5 Golds, 10 Silvers and 1 Bronze medal between
them. By the end of the tournament, Joumana
Elbaz ranked #5 in the Girls 7-8 category and Natasha Ford ranked #2 in the
Girls 15-16 category.
Well done to the group… what great ambassadors for
swimming in the Kingdom and for KAUST!