Examples of backstroke in a Sentence
She got into the pool and began to do the backstroke.
She won the 50-meter backstroke.
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Competing in the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard backstroke, Addie excelled.
Whitely also dominated the Eastern Hancock Invitational, winning the 50 free, 100 backstroke, 200 medley relay and 200 free relay.
John Moncada, Lake Brantley, Jr. Buzz: Fourth in state 100 backstroke (51.28) and 23.77 for 50 relay split.
Trotter placed 14th in the state in the 100-yard backstroke last season.
Addie placed fourth out of 12 girls in the 100-yard backstroke and 12th out of 20 girls in the 50-yard freestyle.
The previous record for the 100-meter backstroke was 4:19.03, set in 2002.
Patrick Groters | University School Senior won the 200 IM (1:51.43) and 100 backstroke (51.77) to earn the Andy Coan Award for top male swimmer at the Woodson Invitational.
Pembroke Pines Charter's Rafael Rodriguez came in at 52.46 to rank first in the 100-yard butterfly while Ricky Roche won the 100-yard backstroke at 52.48.
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