Kokolo Foster mined Jamaica's first medal at the 34th annual Carifta Swimming Championship in Barbados on Saturday. Foster picked up silver in the girls 11-12 200m breaststroke in a time of 2 minutes, 53.16 seconds. Meanwhile, Sabrina Lyn led the Jamaican qualifiers with a Carifta Swimming Championships record and new personal best of 1 minute, 03.47 seconds in the girls' 13-14 100m butterfly heats.
The previous Carifta Swimming Championships record was 1:03.50 set in 2016 by Emma Harvey of Bermuda. Lyn's time also represents a national age-group record. Lyn had the previous record of 1 minute 03.82 seconds.