University Place’s Frank Powell qualified for the 2011 Summer National Senior Games in Houston, Texas in swimming. He will be competing in the Freestyle at distances of 50, 100, 200 and 500 meters as well as the Backstroke at 50 and 100 meters. Frank swam in high school in Kent and college in California, then not again until he turned 50 last year. Frank swims at least 3,000 yards a week at LA Fitness in Lacey. The Games are from June 16-30 and for more information go to www.nsga.com/ His first race is on June 25th.