OF LOCAL NOTE . . . Palo Alto resident Daniela Barnea won six gold medals in her six swimming events at the USMS Spring National Championships last weekend at the George F. Haines International Swim Center in Santa Clara. There were 2,250 swimmers, age 18 to 92, from more than 250 clubs on hand. The field include Olympic gold medalists like Matt Biondi and Stanford graduate Misty Hyman. Barnea competed in the women's 70-74 division while representing Stanford Masters, which had 33 swimmers in the meet. Among Barnea's victories was a national age-group record of 3:06.72 in the 200 IM. She also won the 50 breast, 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 fly and 400 IM. Katie Glenn of Stanford Masters won five races and set national records in the 50 breast (28.55) and 100 breast (1:02.34) for women 35-39. Stanford grad Dana Kirk won three races in the women's 25-29 age group. Next up for Masters swimming will be the Senior Games at Stanford on May 18.
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