Local swimmers excelled this past weekend at the South Texas Swimming Championships held in Corpus Christi and Brownsville. Ayeesha Mohammed competed in seven events winning six gold medals. Lauren Baxter-Homan won a silver medal in the 100-meter backstroke. Aneesa Mohammed placed fourth in the 400-meter freestyle. Mathew Cavazos placed twelfth in the 50-meter backstroke. Paola Sotelo placed ninth in the 400-meter freestyle. Joan Nava placed eighteenth in the 100-meter breaststroke.