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2 Most Valuable Swimmers

2018 Merlion Sprint Festival

MVPs Kim Yong (left) and Jarrett Liew.jpg
Most Valuable Players Kim Yong Zen An (left) and Jarrett Liew Yao Rong

Two Singapore Sports School student-athletes – Jarrett Liew Yao Rong and Kim Yong Zen An – took home the title of Most Valuable Player in their respective age categories after stand-out performances at the 2018 Merlion Sprint Festival on 6 October 2018.

Secondary 1 swimmer Jarrett won 4 gold medals in as many events in the Boys 11 to 12 years old age-group. He also rewrote Meet Records in each event he swam in. Kim, a Secondary 2 student-athlete, was also a multiple medallist in the Boys 11 to 12 years old category, winning 3 gold and 1 silver medals. Two Meet Records were rewritten en route to securing his titles.

Swimming Academy’s 11 student-athletes delivered strong performances at the meet to rake in a total of 10 golds, 5 silvers and 9 bronzes, 6 Meet Records and 51 Personal Best times.