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Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester
March 19, 2009
 

Pictured are members of the Rockets, winners of the Girls Low Rim division of Intramural Basketball at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester. The Rockets bested the Warriors 36-24 to capture the 2009 championship.  

Girls Low Rim Basketball Championship

The 4-team Girls division of Low Rim Intramural Basketball capped off the season with the championship game held this past Friday. Both teams played well throughout with the Rockets capturing the 2009 title with a 36-24 victory over the Warriors. The Rockets were led by Jennifer Tavares (16), Jayda Teixeira (6), Destinee Morris (4), Maeve O'Brien (4), Sarina White (4), Jennifer Alves (2), Tamya Cox and Arrianna Sanabia. The Warriors, who made a strong second-half comeback were led by D'Mitra Weathers (12), Jailene Flores (7), Abby Connolly (3), Jasmine Castro (2) and Imani Pressley. Congratulations to both teams on a well played title game. Next up for the Intramural sports program will be the Intermediate/Senior Basketball League for players ages 13-18 starting on April 7 and the Co-ed Indoor Soccer League for players ages 8-12 beginning on April 10. For info on possible openings please contact Athletic Director, Bruce Seals at (617) 288-7120, ext. 105.

 

Aisling Kerr of the Marr-lin Swim Team at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Dorchester pictured racing in the Beanpool Meet held last weekend. The Marr-lins were joined by the Worcester, Watertown and Roxbury Clubs for the meet.

 Marr-lin Swim Team Hosts Beanpool Meet

The Marr-lin Swim Team hosted the Watertown, Worcester and Roxbury Boys and Girls Clubs for their annual Beanpool Meet. A variety of swimmers from all age groups set new personal best times including the following swimmers in the 8 and under age group: Jesus Rodriguez (100 yd. I.M. 2:16.87), Gavin Doherty (100 yd. I.M. 2:20.12), Kathryn Kelley (25 yd. Freestyle 27.90), Jordan Barrant (50 yd. Freestyle 55.59), Sarah O'Donovan (25 yd. Backstroke 25.15) and Clyde Garrett (25 yd. Backstroke 28.90).

Top times for the 10 & under age group include: Casey MacKinnon (100 yd. I.M. 1:31.58), Elizabeth Kelley (100 yd. I.M. 1:41.75), Breena Baird (50 yd. Freestyle 38.75), Angela Bazzinotti (50 yd. Freestyle 42.38), Elizabeth Kelly (50 yd. Freestyle 42.47), Molly O'Halloran (50 yd. Freestyle 45.06), Jasmine Burgos (50 yd. Freestyle 45.09), Mitchell Garvey (50 yd. Freestyle 48.97), Samantha Smith (50 yd. Butterfly 43.59), Grace Scuzzarella (50 yd. Butterfly 44.18), Haley O'Brien (50 yd. Butterfly 50.93), Nicole Casey (50 yd. Butterfly 59.78), Brenna Kirby (100 yd. Freestyle 1:48.72), Morgan Williams-Casey (100 yd. Freestyle 1:48.94), Teresa Flaherty (100 yd. Freestyle 1:49.92), Desmond O'Halloran (50 yd. Breaststroke 47.36) and Victoria Smith (50 yd. Breaststroke 1:03.69). Strong showings from the 12 & under age group include: Elizabeth Johnson (100 yd. I.M. 1:53.44), Juan Rodriguez (100 yd. I.M. 2:12.25), Jack O'Halloran (100 yd. I.M. 4:08.21), Jake MacKinnon (50 yd. Freestyle 29.65), Kristen Fields (50 yd. Freestyle 33.84), Victoria Trojano (50 yd. Freestyle 37.69), Fiona McCarthy (50 yd. Freestyle 37.69), Juan Rodriguez (50 yd. Freestyle 42.54), Shannon Casey (50 yd. Butterfly 48.91), Reed Garvey (100 yd. Freestyle 1:32.44), Jack O'Halloran (100 yd. Freestyle 1:35.28), Monica Woods (100 yd. Freestyle 1:35.59), Bethany Barrant (100 yd. Freestyle 1:39.65), Paul Lafferty (100 yd. Freestyle 1:42.34) and Adil Fernandes (100 yd. Freestyle 2:21.66). Swimmers age 13 and older posting top times include: Melissa Shaughnessey (200 yd. I.M. 3:26.63), Shane Kelly (200 yd. I.M. 3:51.07), Joseph Woods (200 yd. I.M. 4:12.19), Joao DePina (400 yd. I.M. 5:30.25), Andy Laforest (400 yd. I.M. 5:37.97), Evlyn Scuzzarella (400 yd. I.M. 6:47.47), Olivia Trojano (400 yd. I.M. 7:05.02), Joshua Johnson (400 yd. I.M. 7:08.09), Courtney Garside (400 yd. I.M. 7:10.78), Rachel O'Driscoll (200 yd. Freestyle 2:33.47), Sonia Kumar (200 yd. Freestyle 2:37.38), Caroline O'Brien (200 yd. Freestyle 3:08.39), David Barry (50 yd. Freestyle 28.57), Patricia Rizzo (50 yd. Freestyle 30.73), Chelsea Burns (50 yd. Freestyle 32.27), Sonia Kumar (50 yd. Freestyle 32.34),

Jessica O'Donovan (50 yd. Freestyle 32.59), Jessica Carvalho (50 yd. Freestyle 33.54), Matthew Turner (50 yd. Freestyle 34.92), Emily Carvalho (50 yd. Freestyle 35.06), Maeve McCarthy (50 yd. Freestyle 37.37), Emily Gaylord (50 yd. Freestyle 38.88), Sean O'Donnell (100 yd. Freestyle 1:05.87), Martin Chomicki (100 yd. Freestyle 1:11.60) and Aisling Kerr (100 yd. Freestyle 1:17.38). For information on the Marr-lin Swim Team, please contact Aquatic Director, Aquiles Gomes at ext. 104.

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