Cypress Bay Girls, Braddock Boys Capture Region 4-4A Titles; SOFLO’s Juan Mora Double Winner


By Sharon Robb
PEMBROKE PINES, November 6, 2021—Cypress Bay dominated the girls’ field while Holmes Braddock narrowly won the Region 4-4A team titles Thursday at Academic Village Pool.

Cypress Bay won with 367 points. Miami Palmetto was runner-up with 197 points. The Lightning is winning its’ way through the 2021 girls high school season. Cypress Bay also won the District 11-4A crown and BCAA Championships under the coaching of John Spire.

Cypress Bay swept all three girls relays. Sophomore Mariana Cote was a double winner in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:54.38 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:59.80. She also anchored the winning 200-yard medley relay and led off the winning 400-yard freestyle relay.

Fort Lauderdale freshman Tawannah Moore was a double winner in the 100-yard freestyle in 51.67 and 50-yard freestyle in 23.86. She was the only sprinter to dip below 24 seconds.

The only other Broward girls’ winners were Nicole Creed of Douglas in the 100-yard backstroke in 58.77 and Kate Kaplan of Cooper City in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:06.27.

Braddock won the boys’ team title with 234.5 points, just 2.5 points ahead of Fort Lauderdale with 232.

Fort Lauderdale High senior Dylan Felt, who trains with Swim Fort Lauderdale, was a double winner and one of only two swimmers in the meet to swim All-American consideration times.

Felt won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:39.88 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:31.77.

The only other double winner was South Florida Aquatic Club’s Juan Mora, a senior at Doral Prep Academy. Mora won the 100-yard butterfly in 50.50 and 100-yard breaststroke in 56.26, an All-American consideration time.

Other Broward boys winners were SOFLO’s Alex Golding of Cooper City in the 200-yard individual medley in 1:54.68; diver James Boardman of Fort Lauderdale with 393.15 points; and Landon Kyser of Cypress Bay in the 100-yard backstroke in 51.52.

Taravella won the 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:27.54 with Zarek Wilson, Mason Green, Miles Greens and RJ Martin.

GIRLS
TEAM TOTALS

  1. Cypress Bay 367, 2. Palmetto 197, 3. Douglas 189, 4. Cooper City 173, 5. Fort Lauderdale 154, 6. Doral 149, 7. Coral Reef 140, 8. West Broward 123, 9. South Broward 121, 10. Ferguson 115.5, 11. Western 93, 12. Goleman 78, 13. Monarch 71, 14. Braddock 69.5, 15. Miami Beach 55, 16. Coral Glades 46, 17. Hialeah Gardens 28, 18. Piper 25, 19. Coral Gables 16, 20. Southwest Miami 15, 21. Nova 13, 22. South Dade 12, 23. Krop 10, 24. Miami Senior 3.

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
200-yard medley relay: 1. Cypress Bay 1:50.26 (Nicol Bellardi, Ana Villamil, Gabriella DeLuna, Mariana Cote), 2. Cooper City 1:52.28 (Sally Golding, Kate Kaplan, Jennamarie Brames, Mallory Schleicher), 3. Douglas 1:56.32.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Mariana Cote, CB 1:54.38, 2. Samira Zambrano, CB 1:56.93, 3. Natalia Ortiz, CB 1:57.16, 4. Jennamarie Brames, CC 1:57.71.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Sophia Perez, PAL 2:09.39, 2. Nicol Bellardi, CB 2:10.50, 3. Adriana Roldan, FERG 2:10.95, 4. Sally Golding, CC 2:11.75.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Tawannah McLemore, FTL 23.86, 2. Emily Lopez-Diaz, WB 24.72, 3. Kate Kaplan, CC 25.07.

1-meter diving: 1. Isabella Reyes, PAL 361.95, 2. Catherine Kilroy, FTL 358.30, 3. Hannah Egert, WES 353.00.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Sophia Diaz, DOR 56.89, 2. Meghan Perez, CORF 57.79, 3. Casey Perez, GOLE 58.15, 4. Gabriella DeLuna, CB 58.32.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Tawannah McLemore, FTL 51.67, 2. Cassia Flynn, CGL 52.83, 3. Brianna Hernandez, SB 53.40, 4. Emily Lopez-Diaz, WB 54.55.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Mariana Cote, CB 4:59.80, 2. Rylie Barnhardt, FTL 5:10.85, 3. Samira Zambrano, CB 5:14.04.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cypress Bay 1:39.03 (Jemma Kelly, Natalia Ortiz, Karina Manrique, Ana Villamil), 2. Palmetto 1:41.55, 3. Doral 1:42.75.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Nicole Creed, DOUG 58.77, 2. Nicol Bellardi, CB 59.39, 3. Gabriella DeLuna, CB 1:00.15.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Kate Kaplan, CC 1:06.27, 2. Brianna Hernandez, SB 1:07.75, 3. Mercedes Pelayes, BRAD 1:08.28.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cypress Bay 3:35.78 (Mariana Cote, Natalia Ortiz, Samira Zambrano, Nicol Bellardi), 2. Cooper City 3:37.99 (Sally Golding, Jennamarie Brames, Kate Kaplan, Mallory Schleicher), 3. Palmetto 3:42.33.

BOYS
TEAM TOTALS

  1. Braddock 234.5, 2. Fort Lauderdale 232, 3. Doral 217, 4. tie, Cooper City, Palmetto 205, 6. Miami Beach 166, 7. Taravella 165.5, 8. Cypress Bay 161.5, 9. Douglas 108, 10. Coral Reef 80, 11. Western 75, 12. tie, Ferguson, South Broward 68, 14. Columbus 52, 15. Coral Glades 41, 16. Krop 26.5, 17. Goleman 24, 18. Coral Gables 23, 19. Monarch 20, 20. Hialeah Gardens 19, 21. Nova 8, 22. Miami Senior 2.

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
200-yard medley relay: 1. Braddock 1:38.22 (Dylan Ferguson, George Gonzalez, Marcelo Mansur, Juan Abella), 2. Doral 1:38.58, 3. Cypress Bay 1:39.51, 4. Cooper City 1:39.77 (Alex Golding, Christopher Hau, Javier Roman, Derek Hau).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Dylan Felt, FTL 1:39.88, AA-C, 2. Zarek Wilson, TAR 1:41.08, 3. Kyle Korvick, PAL 1:41.12.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Alex Golding, CC 1:54.68, 2. Stephen Kim, CB 2:00.18, 3. Jackson Wampler, SB 2:00.21.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Marco Lopez-Casula, MB 21.86, 2. Peyton Selts, PAL 22.01, 3. Mason Green, TAR 22.10.

1-meter diving: 1. James Boardman, FTL 393.15, 2. Nicholas Dolton, CC 265.10.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Juan Mora, DOR 50.50, 2. Mason Green, TAR 50.74, 3. Landon Kyser, CB 51.55, 4. Wisthon Rendon, CB 52.24, 5. Javier Roman, CC 52.47.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Kyle Korvick, PAL 46.49, 2. Zarek Wilson, TAR 46.75, 3. Marco Lopez-Casula, MB 47.55.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Dylan Felt, FTL 4:31.77, AA-C, 2. Carlos Lezcano, FERG 4:44.00, 3. Andrew Brantmeyer, FTL 4:45.29, 4. Alex Golding, CC 4:46.58, 5. Javier Roman, CC 4:50.09.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Taravella 1:27.54 (Zarek Wilson, Mason Green, Miles Green, RJ Martin), 2. Fort Lauderdale 1:28.40, 3. Palmetto 1:29.23.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Landon Kyser, CB 51.52, 2. Marcelo Mansur, BRAD 53.10, 3. Jackson Wampler, SB 53.17.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Juan Mora, DOR 56.26, AA-C, 2. George Gonzalez, BRAD 58.99, 3. Juan Abella, BRAD 59.86.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Palmetto 3:13.62 (Kyle Korvick, Tristan Wilson, Marco Cancio, Peyton Selts), 2. Taravella 3:13.84, 3. Fort Lauderdale 3:14.49 (Dominick Mitchell, Jason Cuffe, Andrew Brantmeyer, Dylan Felt).

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
http://www.swim4soflo.com

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