BEAUFORT MASTERS 2ND AT STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
The Beaufort Masters swim team placed second to host Grand Strand Masters in the South Carolina State Yards Championship last weekend in North Myrtle Beach, breaking a 14-year title streak by Beaufort.
The only swimmer from the Blufton Masters Fins, Barbara Eisele, set three state records in winning the 50 and 100 breaststroke, and the 100 backstroke.
Four Beaufort swimmers set six state records: Scott Graber (1650 freestyle); Bonnie Downs (50 and 100 breaststroke); Bethany Byrne (200 back); and Pete Palmer (500 free, 200 back).
High-point winners for their respective age groups were: Eisele, John Harris, Heather Gnau, Carolyn Davis, Carlos Black, Downs and Palmer.
GOODWILL KARATE TOURNAMENT NEXT WEEKEND
Beaufort's Club Karate will be hosting its annual Goodwill Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Beaufort High School.
Events include flag sparring, forms, weapons forms, fighting, and a special division for children 5 and under. Entry cost is $40, if registered by Monday. Registration will be $50 at the door.
Demonstrations start at 10 a.m., with the junior divisions beginning at 11. Adult divisions will immediately follow.
Admission is $5, and children 6 and under are free.
For more information, contact Chuck Elias at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 843-524-8308 or go by Club Karate in the Food Lion shopping center on Lady's Island.