Article 167 c.1963
Detroit Girl Sets
Junior Swim Mark
By Adrew Palich
Plain Dealer Bureau
AKRON--Record-breaking Joanne Scarborough paced the Detroit Patton Pool team to a perfect score in repeating as team champion in the woman's long distance swimming meet yesterday. 
The 15-year-old Detroit high school junior was timed in one hour, 10 minutes, 36.8 seconds in churning over the three-mile race on the nearby Wyoga Lake course. 
This cracked the old mark of one hour, 14 minutes 14.3 seconds made by Myra Michaels of the North Virginia Aquatic Club here last year and and also came close to the women's national senior mark of one hour, nine minutes, 38.2 seconds made by Robyn Johnson of the same club here last year. 
Miss Scarborough will get a chance at the national senior crown Sunday, July 19, at Wyoga. Miss Johnson will be back to defend her title. 
Miss Scarborough finished with a 200-yard lead over Tina Solis, a 14-year-old from Detroit, and Joan Makkonen, also from Detroit to give Patton Pool a perfect six points in claiming the team crown. 
The Northwest Aquatic Club of Garden City, Mich., was second with 15 points, followed by New Kensington, Pa., with 24 points. 
Michigan swimmers made a clean sweep of the three races as Gary Gottschling of Detroit Patton Club won the one mile event for boys 11 and 12 and Greg Golin of Garden City took the one mile for boys 13-14. 
Gottschling and Golin will be back today at 2 p.m. for the national junior championship race, a four-mile test. Favorite is Detroit's George Saldana, second here in last year's senior men's race. 
Miss Scarborough, the Michigan State A.A.U. 500-yard freestyle champion, recently set a new American record for the 200-yard breaststroke event. 
In the long distance test, Miss Makkonen held the lead for nearly a mile and then exchanged first place with Miss Scarborough for the next mile. 
Miss Solis was third for most of the race, but spurted in the final half mile to take second place. Another Patton swimmer, Mary Beth Ceresko, was fourth. 
The Detroit Club is coached by Harry Hauck who has turned the club into a swimming power in his seven years as recreation director. 
This is the first national title for Miss Scarborough who has been swimming three years although she did not compete last year.

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