Johnson, Moody, Choi set pace
'Iolani's Kacy Johnson, La Pietra's Sammy Moody and Pearl City's Daren Choi had the fastest qualifying times in two individual events during the opening day of the Hawai'i High School Athletic Association Local Motion Swimming & Diving Championships yesterday at Kamehameha Schools-Hawai'i.
Johnson had the best times in the 100 freestyle (47.14 seconds) and 200 individual medley (1:54.11); Moody in the girls 200 freestyle (1:57.43) and the 100 butterfly (58.61); Choi in the boys 100 freestyle (51.69) and 50 freestyle (21.71).
Also, two of Hawai'i Preparatory Academy's and Punahou's relay teams posted top times. Kealakehe's boys had the top times in the 200 medley relay (1:39.60) and the 200 free relay (1:28.83); Punahou's girls in the 200 freestyle relay (1:41.61) and the 300 freestyle relay (3:43.34).
The finals were today.
Yesterday's top times:
Girls 200 Medley Relay: Kealakehe 'A' (Alyssa Foo, Jade Morton, Kelly Jernigan, Madison-Gail Hauanio, 1:54.18. Boys 200 Medley Relay: Hawai'i Preparatory Academy 'A' (Kailea Nakachi, Kyle Katase, Logan Borowski, Ryan Ross, 1:39.60. Girls 200 Freestyle: Sammy Moody, La Pietra, 1:57.42. Boys 200 Freestyle: Nicholas Garrett, Kealakehe, 1:45.08. Girls 200 IM: Kiana White, Mililani, 2:14.12. Boys 200 IM: Kacy Johnson, 'Iolani, 1:54.11. Girls 50 Freestyle: Madeline Jamora, Kapolei, 24.55. Boys 50 Freestyle: Daren Choi, Pearl City, 21.71. Girls 100 Butterfly: Sammy Moody, La Pietra, 58.61. Boys 100 Butterfly: Renny Richmond, Seabury Hall, 51.29. Girls 100 Freestyle: Madisyn Uekawa, Waiakea, 53.96. Boys 100 Freestyle: Kacy Johnson, 'Iolani, 47.14. Girls 500 Freestyle: Anya Littlefield, Kapaa, 5:15.34. Boys 500 Freestyle: Jayson Hagi, Kapolei, 4:43.93. Girls 200 Freestyle Relay: Punahou 'A' (Sara Kahanamoku-Snelling, Zoe Namba, Rachel Fujita, Brailey Hirose-Hulbert), 1:41.61. Boys 200 Freestyle Relay: Hawai'i Prep Academy 'A' (Kyle Katase, Kaikea Nakachi, Ryan Ross, Logan Borowski), 1:28.83. Girls 100 Backstroke: Alyssa Foo, Kealakehe, 1:01.57. Boys 100 Backstroke: Daren Choi, Pearl City, 51.69. Girls 100 Breaststroke: Madisyn Uekawa, Waiakea, 1:07.91. Boys 100 Breaststroke: Peter Chi, Waiakea, 59.61. Girls 400 Freestyle Relay: Punahou 'A' (Rachel Fujita, Zoe Namba, Kendra Rask, Collen Fricke), 3:43.34. Boys 400 Freestyle Relay: 'Iolani 'A' (David Lim, Evan Hamamoto, Kevin Jones, Kacy Johnson), 3:19.66.