Pictured in the Back Row (L to R) – Eriko Hiraoka

Dolphins celebrate a successful summer

The Golden Dolphins wrapped up their 30th season with their annual potluck and awards presentations on August 13

Golden Dolphins

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The Golden Dolphins wrapped up their 30th season with their annual potluck and awards presentations on August 13.  2012 was a very successful summer for everyone involved and each swimmer was presented with a (chocolate) gold medal and a personalized certificate highlighting their best qualities.  Further award recipients are as follows:

Top 10 Points Earners (in alphabetical order) – Ben Arlt, Eli Tindall, Emily King, Eriko Hiraoka, Hannah LaRoy, Hayley Plonka, Josh Hiraoka, Larisa Johnson, Lochlan Noble and Zara Johnson.

Most Outstanding Swimmers – Meghan Oslund, Zara Johnson, Ben Arlt.

Most Improved Swimmers – Jolie Burkin, Emily King, Eriko Hiraoka. Perseverance and Industry – Madyson Oslund, Arizona Lowe.

Sportsmanship – Aaron Guyot, Alexandra King. Coach’s Choice – Neva Dalinghaus, Josh Hiraoka. Team Spirit – Kiki Ovenden. Personal Best Achievements – Kaelen Malaka, Hayley Plonka, Jazlyn Trask.Coach Kyle Award – Ben Arlt

 

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