CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Some local swimmers did very well at a recent championship.

The Piedmont Family YMCA says the Cavalier Aquatics swim team took the overall first place at the YMCA Short Course National Swimming Championship Meet.

The meet, which took place last month, involved more than 1,200 athletes from 170 YMCAs in 26 states.

The men’s team placed first while the women’s team placed fourth. The combined team placing was first overall.

Additionally, head coach Gary Taylor was named the Coach of the Meet.