Miller wins pair of medals for Silver Sharks at nationals

Michael Miller of the Red Deer Silver Sharks Masters Swim Club captured a pair of medals and had seven top-10 placings at the Canadian championships during the weekend.

Michael Miller of the Red Deer Silver Sharks Masters Swim Club captured a pair of medals and had seven top-10 placings at the Canadian championships during the weekend.

Miller won the 25-29 year-old 200-metre breaststroke in three minutes 3.16 seconds and finished second in the 50m breaststroke in 38.12 seconds.

He was also fourth in the 100m breaststroke, fifth in the 50m freestyle, sixth in the 100m freestyle, seventh in the 100m Individual Medley and eighth in the 200m freestyle.

Karen Watt, competing in the 45-49 year-old division, was fifth in the 50m backstroke and 50m freestyle, eighth in the 50m butterfly and 11th in the 50m breaststroke. She set club records in the 50m freestyle and butterfly.

Deb Langvand was eighth in the 50-54 year-old 100m I.M., ninth in the 50m breaststroke, 10th in the 50m butterfly, 100m breaststroke and freestyle and 11th in the 100m backstroke. She had club records in all six events.