Langley's Selina Schmelcher won the gold medal in the 200m butterfly, one of four medals she won. at the B.C. long course AA championships in Kamloops.

Schmelcher leads Olympians in Kamloops

Langley swimmer nets two gold, two silver medals at provincial long course AA championships

Selina Schmelcher led the way with two gold and two silver medals at the B.C. long course AA championships.

She was one of nine members of the Langley Olympians Swim Club competing at the meet over the weekend in Kamloops as more than 400 of the top swimmers from around the province were in the pool.

Schmelcher, competing in the girls 12/13 division, won the 100m and 200m butterfly events and was second in the 200m and 400m individual medley races. She also qualified for the AAA championships in three events and achieved her first age group national time standard in the 200m butterfly.

Isobel McNeill won a pair of silver medals in the 800m freestyle and 200m backstroke while also achieving her AAA standard in the latter event. She was in the 11 and under girls division.

Ayush Kaul (boys 12/13) and Milana Solar (girls 12/13) each won bronze in the 1500m and 200m freestyle events, respectively.


Just Posted

Trinity Western University players help Canada to second medal ever at Pan Am Cup

With the medal, Canadian team also qualifies for the 2019 Pan American Games

Aldergrove Fair Days gets ‘Down on the Farm’

Something for everyone at the 106th annual Aldergrove Fair

UPDATE: Strong showing by Langley Selects at 10-day tournament

Twelve teams competed in round-robin series

VIDEO: Langley hospital history recovered

After 16 years in storage, LMH memorial plaques added to museum in time for 70th anniversary party

Heat warning issued for Metro Vancouver

Inland areas expect to hit at least 26 degrees for daytime highs

REPLAY: B.C.’s best video this week

In case you missed it, here’s a look at replay-worthy highlights from across the province this week

Aldergrove Youth Soccer registration underway

Kids from U11 to U18 need to register so that teams can be formed, games organized

B.C. teen meets Nicolas Cage

Filming mob movie in downtown Vernon, B.C.

Aldergrove ‘hoops’ boys raise cash

Successful fundraiser for the Aldergrove boys’ basketball team

Otter Co-op’s CEO top of the class

Jack Nicholson receives 2018 B.C. CEO Award in the Large Company category

Critics claim Trump “defended a tyrant”

Trump questions US intel, not Putin, on Russia 2016 meddling

B.C. MLAs choose new children’s watchdog

Jennifer Charlesworth has worked in government, social services

B.C. reporter calls out immigration photo on social media as fake news

A Vancouver reporter is calling out a British politician for spreading fake news

Hundreds of Arctic glaciers shrinking, disappearing

Out of 1,773 glaciers, 1,353 shrank significantly between 2000 and 2016

Most Read