Final pont scores were Bilston 215, Northgate 186, Rugby 174, Halesowen 173, Pershore 169, Stourbridge 124.
Halesowen swimmers travelled to Redditch for round 2 of the National Arena League, hoping to bounceback from the disappointment of last place in the first round. An improved performance saw 12 race wins and a tight 4th place finish with 3rd to 5th separated by only 5 points. Club captain Josh Bradley, once again, led the club out strongly winning the 2nd event on the evening, the mens 200m individual medley. Halesowen’s open age men’s category proved to be a dominant force on the evening, winning both medley and freestyle relays as well as every individual event. these swimmers were; Josh Bradley – 100m breaststroke, James Cuthbert – 100m butterfly, Mark Laing – 100m backstroke, Ryan Larkin – 100m freestyle. Josh, James, Mark and Ryan made up made up the medley relay team and were joined by Zachariah Collins and Rob Jennings in the freestyle relay. Halesowen saw another relay win in the open age ladies medley; the team consisted of Emma Bird, Olivia Jay, Hannah Cuthbert and Emma Osborne. Other individual event winners were; Ryan Worton in the 11 and under boys 50m breaststroke, Rob Jennings in the boys 15 and under 100m freestyle, Amber Robbins in the ladies 100m breaststroke and Olivia Jay in the girls 15 and under 100m breaststroke.