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Knights appear to be on track for state title defense | Swimming

Vlad Gilszmer wins 500 freestyle, 100 backstroke at Kentridge Invitational


Last updated 1/15/2020 at 11:09am

David R Pan

Kamiak's Vlad Gilszmer, seen here at the 4A state meet, is the defending 500-yard freestyle champion.

The Kamiak boys swim team viewed the Kentridge Invitational as a good test against some of the top teams in the state, including defending 3A state champion Bainbridge and 4A runner-up Curtis.

The Knights successfully passed the test, scoring three first-place finishes and five top 3 finishes Saturday, Jan. 11, at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. Kamiak placed second behind Mercer Island in the team standings. 

Junior standout Vlad Gilszmer, the defending 4A state champion in the 500-yard freestyle, finished first in the 100 backstroke (51.01) and the 500 freestyle (4:36.93)....

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