Swimming competition from Thursday By News Messenger - July 12, 2017 107 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Photos by Jon Fleming 4-year-old Conrad Burgos swims in 25 yard freestyle for the Blacksburg Country Club Barracudas, placing second in the 6 & under age group. Christiansburg Aquatic Center’s Lindsay Santos won the girls 9-10 50 yard freestyle in a time of 33.35 for the Blue Fins at a recent SVSL meet hosted by Blacksburg Country Club. Ridgewood’s Cadence and McKenna Spaulding dive into the pool for the 11-12 year old 50 yard freesytyle at the Blacksburg Country Club. James Rich placed 4th in the 11-12 year old 50 yard freestyle with a time of 34.23 for the Christiansburg Aquatic Center Blue Fins. Ziqian Chen placed second in the boys 9-10 year old 100 yard IM for the Blacksburg Aquatic Center Orcas as they hosted an SVSL meet this past Thursday. Piedmont Swim Team’s Riley Jones swims the opening butterfly leg of the 100 yard IM at a recent SVSL meet hosted by Blacksburg Aquatic Center. Piedmont Swim Team’s Ike Oscar placed 3rd in the boys 15-19 year old age group in the 100 yard IM with a time of 1:15.31.