Schachter Competes at Junior Nationals

Arroyo Grande swimming junior Trent Schachter competed at the 2015 Winter Junior Nationals last weekend in Austin, Texas.

Schachter first swam his primary event, the 100 yard butterfly. He posted a time of 50.98 and placed 67th. His previous best was his school record 52.21 from the Pac-8 championships last season.

He also swam a time trial 200 yard freestyle, in which he put up a time of 1:44.22, a drop of about three seconds.

The day after the meet concluded, a special one day long course meters meet was held for those who had competed in Junior Nationals. Schachter went a 58.55 in the 100 meter butterfly and 55.13 in the 100 meter freestyle, a drop of about one second.

Junior Nationals is one of the most prestigious meets in the country, and showcases the premier 18 and under talent in the nation.

Below is a video of Schachter’s 100 yard fly:



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