The Sea-Hawks men's and women's swim teams head to Halifax, NS this weekend for the Kemp Fry Invitational hosted by the Dalhousie Tigers. The Hawks will be represented by 18 swimmers, with 8 female representatives and 10 male representatives. The team also features 6 rookies this season, with an especially strong female contingent.
This will be the first travel weekend of the season for the Sea-Hawks swimmers. This year's team features 3 returning swimmers who qualified for U Sports National Championships last season. That list includes Sam Leawood, Charli LeBlack, and Veronica Reid. David Haines completed his 5th year with the program last season.
By the Numbers
4 – The Sea-Hawks currently have two swimmers who have already qualified for U Sports National Championships; Charli Leblanc and rookie Jasmine Foran. There is potential for another 2 swimmers to also qualify this weekend; Laura Pittman and Veronica Reid.
Swimmers to Watch
Charli Leblanc & Jasmine Foran (Memorial) – Leblanc & Foran are competing in 4 events each this weekend with potential for podium finishes in all.
Peter Sutherland & Youssef ZaaZou – Sutherland & ZaaZou are up and comers for the Sea-Hawks men's swim program. Both are expected to push for podium finishes as well this weekend.