NSU University School Sharks Sweep American Heritage, Chaminade-Madonna


By Sharon Robb

FORT LAUDERDALE, October 2, 2019—With one regular season meet remaining before districts, NSU University School Sharks got in some fine tuning Wednesday in their wins over American Heritage Plantation and Chaminade-Madonna.

NSU University School swept American Heritage Plantation and Chaminade-Madonna girls and boys teams.

The Shark girls defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 152-21, and American Heritage Plantation, 120-62. In the other girls matchup, American Heritage Plantation defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 120-26.

Mariangela Cincotti and Amanda Kopas were double winners for the Sharks. The Sharks won the 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays.

Cincotti won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:59.88 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:16.01.

Kopas won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:13.85 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:00.52.

The Shark boys topped American Heritage Plantation, 102-67 and Chaminade Madonna, 137-20. In the other competition, American Heritage Plantation defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 123-25.

The Sharks won the boys’ 200- and 400-yard freestyle relays.

Daniel Escobar, Cameron Brown and Sebastian Lares each won two events.

Brown won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.31 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:03.01. He was also a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay.

Escobar won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:06.38 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:49.07.

Lares won the 100-yard butterfly in 55.85 and 100-yard backstroke in 58.65.

The Sharks host Westminster Academy and David Posnack on Thursday, Oct. 10, before it hosts its district meet on Oct. 25.

GIRLS TEAM SCORES
NSU University School 152, Chaminade-Madonna 21
NSU University School 120, American Heritage Plantation 62
American Heritage Plantation 120, Chaminade-Madonna 26

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. NSU University School A 1:54.67 (Olivia Flack, Rafaella Araujo, Amanda Kopas, Mariangela Cincotti), 2. American Heritage Plantatuon 1:59.73, 3. NSU University School B 2:10.01.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Mariangela Cincotti, NSU 1:59.88, 2. Alexis Christensen, NSU 2:06.69, 3. Emily Robertson, AHP 2:08.58.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Amanda Kopas, NSU 2:13.85, 2. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 2:15.72, 3. Emme Ham, AHP 2:22.88.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia Mason, AHP 25.42, 2. Olivia Flack, NSU 25.73, 3. Jennifer Langone, NSU 27.01.

1-meter springboard diving:
1. Ashley Shechtman, NSU 189.90, 2. Alexia Lara, NSU 156.45, 4. Ella Farris, NSU 130.87.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Amanda Kopas, NSU 1:00.52, 2. Emily Robertson, AHP 1:03.91, 3. Calissa Page, NSU 1:09.41.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia Flack, NSU 55.19, 2. Olivia Mason, AHP 56.74, 3. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AHP 59.48.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Mariangela Cincotti, NSU 5:16.01, 2. Alexis Christensen, NSU 5:36.69, 3. Amari Porter, AHP 5:46.24.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation 1:46.28 (Eva Pierre-Antoine, Emme Ham, Christina Prado, Olivia Mason), 2. NSU University School A 1:46.60, 3. NSU University School B 1:55.65.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Siera Leete, NSU 1:10.23, 2. Kaiana Kibler, NSU 1:12.63, 3. Jamie Annis, AHP 1:16.09.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 1:09.06, 2. Emme Ham, AHP 1:13.27, 3. Amari Porter, AHP 1:18.66.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. NSU University School A 3:47.52 (Amanda Kopas, Olivia Flack, Sofia Sarros, Mariangela Cincotti), 2. American Heritage Plantation 3:57.32, 3. NSU University School B 4:09.69.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
NSU University School 137, Chaminade-Madonna 20
NSU University School 102, American Heritage Plantation 67
American Heritage Plantation 123, Chaminade-Madonna 25

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:45.54 (Daniel Escobar, Jiehoon Lee, Sebastian Lares, Benjamin Gomez del Campo), 2. NSU University School A 1:46.01, 3. NSU University School B 2:01.63.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Pedro Pavao, NSU 1:47.43, 2. Max Fermayer, NSU 1:50.13, 3. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 1:52.70.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 2:06.38, 2. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 2:08.16, 3. Renato Franchi Filho 2:17.60.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Cameron Brown, NSU 23.31, 2. Arie Sternberg, NSU 24.97, 3. Jakob Kustin, NSU 25.55.

1-meter springboard diving:
None

100-yard butterfly:
1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 55.85, 2. Angelo Martinez, NSU 55.95, 3. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 1:00.74.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Max Fermayer, NSU 50.49, 2. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 50.90, 3. Daniel Watson, AHP 55.72.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 4:49.07, 2. Pedro Pavao, NSU 4:49.12, 3. Jiehoon Lee, AHP 5:04.89.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. NSU University School A 1:35.72 (Max Fermayer, Cameron Brown, Marcelo Carrion, Pedro Pavao), 2. American Heritage Plantation 1:40.80, 3. NSU University School B 1:43.25.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 58.65, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 1:04.35, 3. Arie Sternberg, NSU 1:06.18.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Cameron Brown, NSU 1:03.01, 2. Jiehoon Lee, AHP 1:03.40, 3. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 1:07.15.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. NSU University School A 3:21.78 (Max Fermayer, Angelo Martinez, Marcelo Carrion, Pedro Pavao), 2. American Heritage Plantation 3:22.06, 3. NSU University School B 3:52.61.

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

American Heritage Plantation Girls, Boys Defeat Archbishop McCarthy In Tuneup For Saturday Woodson Invite


By Sharon Robb

PLANTATION, September 26, 2019–American Heritage Plantation boys and girls teams swept Archbishop McCarthy on Wednesday in a tuneup meet for Saturday’s prestigious Woodson Invite at Pine Crest.

The girls team won, 111-59, and boys team won, 97-58.

The girls swept all three relays and won all eight individual events.

Emme Ham, Olivia Mason and Emily Robertson were double winners for the Patriots.

Ham won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:23.16 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:12.60.

Mason swept the 50- and 100-yard freestyle events in 26.12 and 58.62.

Robertson won the 100-yard butterfly in 1:04.31 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:45.43.

The boys’ team was just as dominant as the girls, also sweeping all three relays and winning all eight individual events.

Daniel Escobar, Jiehoon Lee and Sebastian Lares each won two events for the Patriots.

Escobar won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:52.97 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:00.41.

Lee won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:06.13 and 100-yard breaststroke.

Lares won the 100-yard freestyle in 52.28 and 100-yard backstroke in 58.19.

COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
American Heritage Plantation 208, 2. Archbishop McCarthy 117.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
American Heritage Plantation 111, Archbishop McCarthy 59

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 2:00.18 (Amari Porter, Emme Ham, Emily Robertson, Eva Pierre-Antoine), 2. Archbishop McCarthy 2:10.78, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 2:21.44.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AHP 2:11.53, 2. Christina Prado, AHP 2:14.59, 3. Mia Escudero, ARCH 2:26.78.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Emme Ham, AHP 2:23.16, 2. Amari Porter, AHP 2:31.19, 3. Gillian Leon, AHP 2:46.82.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia Mason, AHP 26.12, 2. Syven Walker, ARCH 26.43, 3. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AHP 26.56.

1-meter diving:
None

100-yard butterfly:
1. Emily Robertson, AHP 1:04.31, 2. Mia Escudero, ARCH 1:15.25, 3. Shana Xia, AHP 1:16.75.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia Mason, AHP 58.62, 2. Syven Walker, ARCH 1:00.69, 3. Ashley Green, ARCH 1:01.28.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Emily Robertson, AHP 5:45.43, 2. Christina Prado, AHP 6:21.97, 3. Cynthia Chamoun, ARCH 7:25.59.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:51.25 (Olivia Mason, Emme Ham, Claire Lipman, Christina Prado), 2. Archbishop McCarthy 2:09.90, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 2:26.53.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Jamie Annis, AHP 1:15.00, 2. Jordan Jones, ARCH 1:17.21, 3. Shana Xia, AHP 1:17.93.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Emme Ham, AHP 1:12.60, 2. Amari Porter, AHP 1:19.10, 3. Samantha Solis, ARCH 1:22.62.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 3:57.97 (Olivia Mason, Emily Robertson, Amari Porter, Eva Pierre-Antoine), 2. Archbishop McCarthy 4:23.21, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 4:47.19.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
American Heritage Plantation 97, Archbishop McCarthy 58

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:51.31 (Sebastian Lares, Evan Wang, Jiehoon Lee, Benjamin Gomez del Campo), 2. Archbishop McCarthy A 2:00.34, 3. Archbishop McCarthy B 2:10.56.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 1:52.97, 2. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AHP 2:01.60, 3. Jacob Johnson, ARCH 2:11.84.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Jiehoon Lee, AHP 2:06.13, 2. Odin Farkas, AHP 2:27.50, 3. Gabriel Cruz, ARCH 2:50.18.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Ziv Bitton, AHP 25.62, 2. Evan Wang, AHP 25.97, 3. Nicholas Cackett, ARCH 26.43.

1-meter diving:
None

100-yard butterfly:
1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 1:00.41, 2. Matthew Mackenzie, ARCH 1:02.93, 3. Luca Molaro, ARCH 1:10.59.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 52.28, 2. Ziv Bitton, AHP 57.31, 3. Jacob Johnson, ARCH 57.50.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 5:16.25, 2. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AHP 5:33.62, 3. Carson Hernandez, ARCH 7:32.62.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:38.56, 2. American Heritage Plantation B 1:49.97, 3. Archbishop McCarthy A 1:53.78.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 58.19, 2. Dennis Dale, ARCH 1:07.62, 3. Odin Farkas, AHP 1:13.88.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Jiehoon Lee, AHP 1:02.94, 2. Nicholas Cackett, ARCH 1:09.56, 3. Evan Wang, AHP 1:14.50.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 3:37.53 (Sebastian Lares, Nicolas Rossi, Jiehoon Lee, Daniel Escobar), 2. Archbishop McCarthy A 4:07.71, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 4:09.88.

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

Pine Crest Panthers Remain Undefeated, Sweep American Heritage Plantation, Chaminade-Madonna


By Sharon Robb

FORT LAUDERDALE, September 18, 2019—With the 55th annual Woodson Invitational nine days away, the Pine Crest Panthers got in some good racing Wednesday afternoon while remaining undefeated.

In the girls’ competition, the host Panthers swept Chaminde-Madonna, 153-27 and American Heritage Plantation, 149-33. In the other meet, American Heritage Plantation defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 121-38.

In the boys’ competition, Pine Crest defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 151-19, and American Heritage Plantation, 116-67. In the other meet, American Heritage Plantation topped Chaminade-Madonna, 131-19.

Both the Panthers girls and boys teams are 5-0.

Pine Crest girls won every event including all three relays, 1-meter springboard diving and eight individual swimming results.

Julia Podkoscielny and Andrea Santander were double winners. Both were also members of one winning relay.

Podkoscielny won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:55.46, 100-yard freestyle in 53.85 and was also lead-off for the winning 200-yard freestyle relay.

Santander won the 50-yard freestyle in 24.40, 100-yard backstroke in 59.84 and led off the winning 400-yard freestyle relay.

In one of the more exciting races, Pine Crest’s “B” 200-yard freestyle relay of Julia Podkoscielny, Haley Cisewski, Rachel Botting and Simone Vale edged the Panthers “A” relay of Andrea Santander, Isabella Chambers, Esther Lin and Riley Botting by 1/100th of a second, 1:41.33-1:41.34.

Daniel Escobar and the Patriots’ 200-yard medley relay played spoilers ruining the Panthers’ opportunity to sweep.

Escobar won the 500-yard freestyle in 4:50.05 and the Patriots won the 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:46.88. Other than that, it was all Pine Crest.

Will Taner, Joshua Hanks and Elvis Kotikovski were double winners for the Panthers and members of two winning relays.

Taner won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:49.76 and 100-yard freestyle in 48.39.

Kotikovski won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.13 and 100-yard backstroke in 53.79.

Hanks won the 100-yard butterfly in 53.79 and 100-yard breaststroke in 59.36.

COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
Pine Crest 304, Chaminade-Madonna 46
Pine Crest 265, American Heritage Plantation 100
American Heritage Plantation 252, Chaminade-Madonna 57

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
Pine Crest 153, Chaminade-Madonna 27
Pine Crest 149, American Heritage Plantation 33
American Heritage Plantation 121, Chaminade-Madonna 38

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pine Crest A 1:56.97 (Hanna Elks Smith, Brooke Cordoba, Lara Jones, Daniela Munoz), 2. Pine Crest B 2:00.22, 3. American Heritage Plantation 2:00.25.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Julia Podkoscielny, PC 1:55.46, 2. Emily Robertson, AHP 2:05.66, 3. Emma Gomez, PC 2:09.25.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Riley Botting, PC 2:13.24, 2. Lara Jones, PC 2:16.12, 3. Lauren Balfour, PC 2:19.64.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Andrea Santander, PC 24.40, 2. Isabella Chambers, PC 24.84, 3. Daniela Munoz, PC 25.95.

1-meter diving:
1. Shiraz Shiff, PC 197.26, 2. Ava Andersen, PC 194.85, 3. Sarrah Ghadiali, PC 156.61.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Esther Lin, PC 1:01.08, 2. Lauren Balfour, PC 1:01.60, 3. Simone Vale, PC 1:03.07.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Julia Podkoscielny, PC 53.85, 2. Riley Botting, PC 56.21, 3. Daniela Munoz, PC 57.35.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Rachel Botting, PC 5:19.98, 2. Haley Cisewski, PC 5:20.67, 3. Flora Beleznay, PC 5:31.76.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pine Crest B 1:41.33 (Julia Podkoscielny, Haley Cisewski, Rachel Botting, Simone Vale), 2. Pine Crest A 1:41.34, 3. Pine Crest C 1:46.58.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Andrea Santander, PC 59.84, 2. Isabella Chambers, PC 1:01.30, 3. Sara Lin, PC 1:03.60.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Esther Lin, PC 1:09.92, 2. Lara Jones, PC 1:10.31, 3. Emme Ham, AHP 1:11.56.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pine Crest A 3:37.36 (Andrea Santander, Isabella Chambers, Daniela Munoz, Riley Botting), 2. Pine Crest B 3:39.89, 3. American Heritage Plantation 3:56.40.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
Pine Crest 151, Chaminade-Madonna 19
Pine Crest 116, American Heritage Plantation 67
American Heritage 131, Chaminade-Madonna 19

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:46.88, 2. Pine Crest A 1:48.34, 3. Pine Crest B 1:57.88.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Will Taner, PC 1:49.76, 2. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 1:58.06, 3. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AHP 2:00.42.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Jimmy Hart, PC 2:01.92, 2. Sebastian Lares, AHP 2:07.47, 3. Daniel Watson, AHP 2:14.68.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Elvis Kotikovski, PC 23.13, 2. Colin Nealy, PC 24.62, 3. Luc Ferrara, PC 24.69.

1-meter diving:
1. Kevin Mendez, PC 244.27, 2. Allen Levitas, PC 212.70, 3. Danyal Ghadiali, PC 194.77.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Joshua Hanks, PC 53.79, 2. Jiehoon Lee, AHP 56.70, 3. Daniel Escobar, AHP 58.12.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Will Taner, PC 48.39, 2. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 51.99, 3. Victor Lago, PC 54.13.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 4:50.05, 2. Jimmy Hart, PC 5:09.32, 3. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AHP 5:23.38.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pine Crest A 1:29.77 (Joshua Hanks, Elvis Kotikovski, Will Taner, Jimmy Hart), 2. American Heritage Plantation A 1:37.51, 3. Pine Crest B 1:38.84.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Elvis Kotikovski, PC 53.79, 2. Sebastian Lares, AHP 57.39, 3. Wyatt Denhard, PC 1:06.70.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Joshua Hanks, PC 59.36, 2. Jiehoon Lee, AHP 1:02.56, 3. Daniel Watson, AHP 1:07.20.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pine Crest A 3:17.32 (Joshua Hanks, Elvis Kotikovski, Will Taner, Jimmy Hart), 2. American Heritage Plantation A 3:25.28, 3. Pine Crest B 3:46.15.

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

American Heritage Plantation Wins Season-Opener Against Posnack; Next Up: Saturday’s Shark Invite At Nova Southeastern Aquatic Center


By Sharon Robb

PLANTATION, September 13, 2019–American Heritage Plantation opened its 2019 season on a successful note Wednesday at the Patriots’ pool.

The girls’ team defeated David Posnack School, 129-22, and the boys’ team won, 126-32.

The girls swept all three relays and all eight individual events.

Emily Robertson, Emme Ham and Olivia Mason were double winners and all members of the winning relays.

Robertson won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:08.06 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:03.78.

Ham won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:23.05 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:12.63.

Mason won the 50-yard freestyle in 26.72 and 100-yard freestyle in 58.84.

The boys team was led by double winners Sebastian Lares and Daniel Escobar.

Lares won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:02.24 and 100-yard backstroke in 57.72.

Escobar won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:54.15 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:57.57.

Nicolas Rossi won the 100-yard freestyle in 54.66.

American Heritage Plantation will be among a field of 15 teams and 349 swimmers for the Shark Invite set for all day on Saturday.

COMBINED
American Heritage Plantation 255, David Posnack School 54
GIRLS
American Heritage Plantation 129, David Posnack School 22

200-yard medley relay:
1. American Heritage A 2:00.87 (Amari Porter, Emme Ham, Emily Robertson, Eva Pierre-Antoine), 2. American Heritage B 2:21.10, 3. Posnack 2:39.96.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Emily Robertson, AH 2:08.06, 2. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AH 2:19.22, 3. Darlene Mizrahi, POS 2:25.09.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Emme Ham, AH 2:23.05, 2. Felicia Taylor, AH 2:23.88, 3. Amari Porter, AH 2:28.75.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia Mason, AH 26.72, 2. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AH 27.25, 3. Christina Prado, AH 27.40.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Emily Robertson, AH 1:03.78, 2. Felicia Taylor, AH 1:06.31.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia Mason, AH 58.84, 2. Christina Prado, AH 1:02.65, 3. Claire Lipman, AH 1:04.93.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Amari Porter, AH 5:43.53, 2. Darlene Mizrahi, POS 6:22.68.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage A 1:49.56 (Christina Prado, Eva Pierre-Antoine, Felicia Taylor, Olivia Mason), 2. American Heritage B 2:09.02, 3. Posnack B 2:18.34.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Jamie Annis, AH 1:15.69, 2. Shana Xia, AH 1:22.68, 3. Treasure D’Souza, AH 1:24.09.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Emme Ham, AH 1:12.63, 2. Amari Porter, AH 1:18.63, 3. Gillian Leon, AH 1:29.15.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage A 4:21.03 (Emily Robertson, Christina Prado, Felicia Taylor, Olivia Mason), 2. American Heritage B 4:36.90.

BOYS
American Heritage Plantation 126, David Posnack School 32

200-yard medley relay:
1. American Heritage A 1:48.00 (Sebastian Lares, Daniel Watson, Jiehoon Lee, Evans Wang), 2. American Heritage B 2:02.91, 3. Posnack 2:13.06.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Daniel Escobar, AH 1:54.15, 2. Nicholas Rossi, AH 1:58.22, 3. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AH 2:00.75.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Sebastian Lares, AH 2:02.24, 2. Jiehoon Lee, AH 2:06.75, 3. Evan Wang, AH 2:27.81.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Odin Farkas, AH 25.06, 2. Ziv Bitton, AH 26.69, 3. Eitan Horowitz, POS 27.71.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Jiehoon Lee, AH 56.75, 2. Daniel Watson, AH 1:01.21.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Nicolas Rossi, AH 54.66, 2. Ziv Bitton, AH 1:00.44, 3. Jonah Lindenbaum, POS 1:08.25.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Daniel Escobar, AH 4:57.57, 2. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AH 5:25.76, 3. Isaac Tawil, POS 6:40.37.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage A 1:40.35 (Daniel Watson, Benjamin Gomez del Campo, Nicolas Rossi, Daniel Escobar), 2. Posnack B 1:50.34, 3. American Heritage B 2:05.10.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Sebastian Lares, AH 57.72, 2. Odin Farkas, AH 1:10.81, 3. Elias Levy, AH 1:26.90.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Daniel Watson, AH 1:07.44, 2. Evan Wang, AH 1:15.02, 3. Dylan Gordon, POS 1:16.87.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. American Heritage A 3:32.34 (Sebastian Lares, Nicolas Rossi, Jiehoon Lee, Daniel Escobar), 2. American Heritage B 4:22.16, 3. Posnack A 5:38.53.

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

American Heritage Plantation Sweeps David Posnack JCC; Joseph Lee, Isabella Taylor Win Thrillers


By Sharon Robb

PLANTATION, October 11, 2018—American Heritage Plantation tuned up for Saturday’s 55th annual Woodson Invitational Thursday with two decisive wins against David Posnack JCC.

The Patriots girls team defeated David Posnack, 104-31.

Olivia Mason and Isabella Taylor were double winners for the Patriots.

Mason won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:07.28 and 50-yard freestyle in 25.69.

Taylor won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:17.19 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:12.09.

In an exciting girls’ 100-yard breaststroke race between teammates, Taylor outsprinted Emme Ham to win in 1:12.09 ahead of Ham in 1:12.69.

American Heritage Plantation swept all three girls relays.

David Posnack’s lone winner was Zoe Abovitz in the 100-yard backstroke in 1:12.44.

The Patriots boys team topped David Posnack JCC, 128-23. American Heritage Plantation won the combined team title with 232 points.

The Patriots won 10 events including two relays. Sebastian Lares was a double winner in 200-yard individual medley in 2:09.50 and 100-yard butterfly in 58.68.

Nicolas Rossi won the 100-yard freestyle in 54.37. Daniel Escobar won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:50.75.

In a thrilling boys’ 100-yard backstroke race, Patriots’ Joseph Lee knocked off teammate Daniel Escobar by 3/100ths of a second. 1:01.91-1:01.94.

David Posnack’s lone win was the 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:55.84 with Isaac Tawil, Jonah Lindenbaum, Eitan Horowitz and Dylan Gordon.

American Heritage Plantation will compete Saturday in the 55th Woodson Invitational at Pine Crest.

COMBINED TEAM SCORES
American Heritage Plantation 232, David Posnack JCC 54

GIRLS
American Heritage Plantation 104, David Posnack JCC 31

200-yard medley relay: 1. American Heritage A 2:05.31 (Isabella Taylor, Emme Ham, Chris Prado, Molly Weidner), 2. David Posnack 2:17.96, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 2:20.28.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Olivia Mason, AHP 2:07.28, 2. Zoe Abovitz, DP 2:12.15, 3. Chris Prado, AHP 2:13.56.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Isabella Taylor, AHP 2:17.19, 2. Thea Mckenna, AHP 2:22.43, 3. Emme Ham, AHP 2:29.72.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Olivia Mason, AHP 25.69, 2. Molly Weidner, AHP 29.07, 3. Darlene Mizrahi, DP 29.34.

1-meter diving: None

100-yard butterfly: 1. Thea Mckenna, AHP 1:05.88.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AHP 1:00.53, 2. Chris Prado, AHP 1:00.97, 3. Claire Lipman, AHP 1:13.97.

500-yard freestyle: None

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:50.44 (Olivia Mason, Eva Pierre-Antoine, Thea Mckenna, Molly Weidner), 2. American Heritage Plantation B 2:05.83, 3. David Posnack 2:08.15.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Zoe Abovitz, DP 1:12.44, 2. Jamie Annis, AHP 1:16.35, 3. Shana Xia, AHP 1:20.00.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Isabella Taylor, AHP 1:12.09, 2. Emme Ham, AHP 1:12.69, 3. Molly Weidner, AHP 1:19.90.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 3:53.81 (Olivia Mason, Thea Mckenna, Isabella Taylor, Chris Prado).

BOYS
American Heritage Plantation 128, David Posnack JCC 23

200-yard medley relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:52.28 (Sebastian Lares, Daniel Watson, Joseph Lee, Nicholas Rossi), 2. American Heritage B 2:08.94, 3. American Heritage C 2:14.37.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 1:50.75, 2. Joseph Lee, AHP 1:55.09, 3. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AHP 2:04.81.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 2:09.50, 2. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 2:12.37, 3. Odin Farkas, AHP 2:29.66.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel DiMarcoberadino, AHP 25.00, 2. Evan Wang, AHP 25.66, 3. Isaac Tawil, DP 28.68.

1-meter diving: None

100-yard butterfly: 1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 58.68, 2. Jayden Scarlett, AHP 1:06.22, 3. Slavcho Karagueorguiev, AHP 1:30.34.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 54.37, 2. Daniel Watson, AHP 55.69, 3. Evan Wang, AHP 58.00.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Benjamin Gomez del Campo, AHP 5:34.43.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. David Posnack JCC 1:55.84 (Isaac Tawil, Jonah Lindenbaum, Eitan Horowitz, Dylan Gordon), 2. American Heritage Plantation A 1:56.56, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 2:00.47.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Joseph Lee, AHP 1:01.91, 2. Daniel Escobar, AHP 1:01.94, 3. Jayden Scarlett, AHP 1:04.93.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Daniel Watson, AHP 1:10.12, 2. Odin Farkas, AHP 1:15.97, 3. Andres Villate, AHP 1:17.93.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation C 3:45.06 (Odin Farkas, Evan Wang, Joseph Lee, Sebastian Lares), 2. American Heritage Plantation A 3:52.00, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 3:52.03.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
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NSU University Sharks Knock Off American Heritage Plantation, Chaminade-Madonna In Tri-Meet


By Sharon Robb

FORT LAUDERDALE, October 3, 2018—NSU University School swept American Heritage Plantation and Chaminade-Madonna boys and girls teams Wednesday in a tri-meet at Nova Southeastern University Aquatic Center.

The Sharks girls’ team scored an impressive 110-73 victory over American Heritage Plantation and defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 144-36. American Heritage Plantation defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 119-43.

In an exciting girls’ 50-yard freestyle race, NSU University School junior Olivia Flack out-touched American Heritage Plantation sophomore Olivia Mason by 1/100ths of a second, 25.78-25.79.

The Sharks had three double winners: Mariangela Cincotti, Amanda Kopas and Olivia Flack.

Cincotti won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:01.86 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:18.07.

Kopas won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:12.92 and 100-yard butterfly in 58.83.

NSU University School sixth grader Anastasia Lutz, the youngest swimmer in the meet, was third in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:38.86 and fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:27.98. Teammate and seventh grader Alexis Christensen was second in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:07.34 and third in the 500-yard freestyle in 5:32.22.

Flack won the 50-yard freestyle in 25.78 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:02.72.

American Heritage Plantation won the girls 200-yard medley relay and two individual races by Olivia Mason and Thea Mckenna.

The Sharks boys’ team also scored impressive wins over American Heritage Plantation, 91-78, and Chaminade-Madonna, 120-45. American Heritage Plantation defeated Chaminade-Madonna, 127-38.

The Sharks won a close meet against the Patriots, clinching with a win in the 400-yard freestyle relay in 3:28.24 with Marcelo Carrion, Diego Jose Darquea-Juris, Miguel Angel Caballero and Pedro Pavao. The Sharks also won the 200-yard freestyle relay.

Cameron Brown was a double winner for the Sharks in the 50-yard freestyle in 23.96 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:03.16. Caballero and Pavao also won individual races.

Daniel Escobar was a double winner for the Patriots in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:49.24 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:48.50. Teammate Joseph Lee won the 100-yard butterfly in 56.09.

GIRLS
NSU University School 144, Chaminade-Madonna 36
NSU University School 110, American Heritage Plantation 73
American Heritage Plantation 119, Chaminade-Madonna 43

200-yard medley relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation 1:59.59 (Julie Mason, Emme Ham, Isabella Taylor, Chris Prado), 2. NSU University School 2:07.61, 3. Chaminade-Madonna 2:15.37.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Mariangela Cincotti, NSUUS 2:01.86, 2. Alexis Christensen, NSUUS 2:07.34, 3. Calissa Page, NSUUS 2:13.14.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Amanda Kopas, NSUUS 2:12.92, 2. Isabella Taylor, AHP 2:15.63, 3. Anastasia Lutz, NSUUS 2:38.86.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Olivia Flack, NSUUS 25.78, 2. Olivia Mason, AHP 25.79, 3. Sofia Sarros, NSUUS 27.09.

1-meter diving: 1. Maia Goldstein, NSUUS 253.80, 2. Ashley Shechtman, NSUUS 159.08, 3. Ella Farris, NSUUS 145.95.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Amanda Kopas, NSUUS 58.83, 2. Thea Mckenna, AHP 1:05.51, 3. Gina Rodriguez, CM 1:07.20.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Olivia Mason, AHP 57.54, 2. Sofia Sarros, NSUUS 58.61, 3. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AHP 59.55.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Mariangela Cincotti, NSUUS 5:18.07, 2. Isabella Taylor, AHP 5:25.80, 3. Alexis Christensen, NSUUS 5:32.22.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School A 1:43.58 (Olivia Flack, Amanda Kopas, Sofia Sarros, Mariangela Cincotti), 2. American Heritage Plantation 1:48.73, 3. NSU University School B 1:54.69.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Olivia Flack, NSUUS 1:02.72, 2. Julie Mason, AHP 1:04.71, 3. Giuliana Galetto, NSUUS 1:07.96.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Thea Mckenna, AHP 1:11.93, 2. Emme Ham, AHP 1:12.40, 3. Molly Weidmer, AHP 1:17.92.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSUUS 3:48.60 (Amanda Kopas, Olivia Flack, Sofia Sarros, Mariangela Cincotti), 2. American Heritage Plantation 3:55.36, 3. Chaminade-Madonna 4:26.72.

BOYS
NSU University School 91, American Heritage Plantation 78
NSU University School 120, Chaminade-Madonna 45
American Heritage Plantation 127, Chaminade-Madonna 38

200-yard medley relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:46.67 (Daniel Escobar, Daniel Watson, Joseph Lee, Nicolas Rossi), 2. NSU University School 1:47.23, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 1:56.07.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 1:49.24, 2. Pedro Pavao, NSUUS 1:50.83, 3. Cristian Tortola, CM 1:51.06, 5. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 1:59.07.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Miguel Angel Caballero, NSUUS 2:06.39, 2. Angelo Martinez, CM 2:12.22, 3. Daniel Watson, AHP 2:17.79.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Cameron Brown, NSUUS 23.96, 2. Diego Jose Darquea-Juris, NSUUS 24.13, 3. David Perez, NSUUS 24.17.

1-meter diving: None.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Joseph Lee, AHP 56.09, 2. Angelo Martinez, CM 57.73, 3 Alan Oved, NSUUS 1:03.34.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 50.98, 2. Diego Jose Darquea-Juris, NSUUS 52.78, 3. David Perez, NSUUS 53.97.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 4:48.50, 2. Cristian Tortola, CM 5:02.16, 3. Marcelo Carrion, NSUUS 5:20.90.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 1:36.27 (David Perez, Diego Jose Darquea-Juris, Cameron Brown, Marcelo Carrion), 2. American Heritage Plantation 1:41.28, 3. NSU University School B 1:48.23.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Pedro Pavao, NSUUS 1:00.80, 2. Jayden Scarlett, AHP 1:04.65, 3. Tommy Windisch, AHP 1:06.85.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Cameron Brown, NSUUS 1:03.16, 2. Miguel Angel Caballero, AHP 1:04.72, 3. Joseph Lee, AHP 1:04.72.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School A 3:28.24 (Marcelo Carrion, Diego Jose Darquea-Juris, Miguel Angel Caballero, Pedro Pavao), 2. American Heritage Plantation 3:30.76, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 3:58.08.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
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American Heritage Plantation Finishes In Top 12 At FSPA High School Invitational; Daniel Escobar Patriots’ Top Finisher


By Sharon Robb

STUART, September 30, 2018–American Heritage Plantation finished 12th in combined, boys and girls team totals at the FSPA High School Swimming and Diving Invitational Saturday at Sailfish Splash Aquatic Athletics Center.

Daniel Escobar was the Patriots’ top finisher, placing second in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:39.47. He turned in a season-best 4:38.96 in morning prelims, bettering his seed time of 4:47.24.

Escobar was also eighth in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:49.63. He dropped 3.65 seconds in morning prelims in 1:47.13, bettering his previous best of 1:50.78.

Emme Ham was the Patriots’ top girls finisher placing ninth in the 100-yard breaststroke in a season-best 1:08.95, bettering her previous best of 1:10.02. Teammate Isabella Taylor was tenth in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:13.06, also a season-best bettering her 2:16.05 entry time.

Florida State commit Chade Nersicio of Trinity Christian was a double winner. Nersicio, who represents Curacao internationally, swept the sprint events. She won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.45 and 100-yard freestyle in 50.84. She also anchored Trinity Christian’s winning 200-yard freestyle relay.

North Carolina-commit Caroline Cooper of Winter Park was the only other girls’ double winner in the 200-yard individual medley (2:06.04) and 100-yard butterfly (56.24).

Jupiter’s Tyler Coffey won the boys 1-meter diving with 470 points ahead of teammate Will Lefebvre with 461.50. Chloe Bishop of Trinity Christian won the girls diving with 416.20 points.

Oviedo swept the combined (594), girls (281) and boys (313) team titles.

The meet, sponsored by the Florida Swimming Pool Association, annually serves as a preview of the state meet venue for swimmers and provides a meet offering prelims and finals. The swim meet is the largest meet of its kind in the southeastern United States.

COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
1. Oviedo 594, 2. Creekside 493, 3. Seminole 459. 4 Jupiter 348.5, 5. Winter Park 335.5, 6. Doral Prep 274.5, 7. Trinity Christian 253, 8. King’s Academy 217, 9. Wellington 165, 10. tie, Forest Hill, Olympia 159, 12. American Heritage Plantation 125.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
1. Oviedo 281, 2. Creekside 251, 3. Trinity Christian 237, 4. Jupiter 213.5, 5. Winter Park 195.5, 6. Seminole 188, 7. Forest Hill 159, 8. Jensen Beach 100.5, 9. Wellington 88, 10. King’s Academy 79, 11. Olympia 72, 12. American Heritage Plantation 69.

GIRLS RESULTS
200-yard medley relay: 1. Seminole 1:47.84 (Emily Slater, Hannah Hofstatter, Anna Freyman, Olivia Ciancimino), 2. Creekside 1:48.26, 3. Oviedo 1:49.66, 12. American Heritage 1:56.40 (Julie Mason, Emme Ham, Isabella Taylor, Chris Prado).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Blair Stoneburg, JEN 1:48.92, 2. Carlie Ross, OV 1:52.63, 3. Anna Auld, FH 1:53.97.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Caroline Cooper, WP 2:06.04, 2. Eriana Temperino, TC 2:06.97, 3. Heidi Smithwick, JUP 2:08.71, 10. Isabella Taylor, AH 2:13.06, 15. Thea Mckenna, AH 2:17.68.

50-meter freestyle: 1 Chade Nersicio, TC 23.45, 2. Blair Stoneburg, JEN 23.70, 3. Megan Murphy, FH 23.86.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Caroline Cooper, WP 56.24, 2. Eriana Temperino, TC 56.24, 3. Heidi Smithwick, JUP 57.63.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Chade Nersicio, TC 50.84, 2. Nicole Agular, PBC 52.41, 3. Emma Chestang, CREE 52.47, 15. Olivia Mason, AH 55.76.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Anna Auld, FH 4:56.05, 2. Shannon Campbell, CREEK 4:57.96, 3. Sophie Hampson, OV 5:02.11.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Trinity Christian 1:37.76 (Eriana Temperino, Hailey Rudd, Naima Dessout, Chade Nersicio), 2. Creekside 1:38.48, 3. Winter Park 1:39.67, 13. American Heritage 1:45.73 (Olivia Mason, Thea Mckenna, Eva Pierre-Antoine, Chris Prado).

100-yard backstroke: 1. Megan Murphy, FH 56.16, 2. Gabby Donahue, OV 58.30, 3. Jaden Herbert, OV 58.32.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Madison Koutavas, CREE 1:04.98, 2. Anna Moore, CREE 1:05.22, 3. Ryan Flynn, FH 1:05.54, 9. Emme Ham, AH 1:08.95, 12. Isabella Taylor, AH 1:09.55, 13. Thea Mckenna, AH 1:10.09.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Creekside 3:32.07, 2. Trinity Christian 3:32.20, 3. Oviedo 3:32.64, 8. American Heritage 3:45.18 (Olivia Mason, Julie Mason, Isabella Taylor, Thea Mckenna).

1-meter diving: 1. Chloe Bishop, TC 416.20, 2. Julia Wortman, WELL 382.00, 3. Haley Fekete, JUP 377.85, 8. Kaylee Greenberg, PC 339.45, 14. Ava Andersen, PC 297.25, 26. Kirra Reid, PC 104.30.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
1. Oviedo 313, 2. Seminole 271, 3. Creekside 242, 4. Doral 220.5, 5. Winter Park 140, 6. King’s Academy 138, 7. Jupiter 135, 8. Providence 108, 9. Cape Coral 89, 10. Olympia 87, 11. Wellington 77, 12. American Heritage Plantation 56.

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay: 1. Seminole 1:35.94 (Dawson Joyce, Skylar Klein, Erik Fosselius, Payton Poore), 2. Oviedo 1:36.33, 3. Doral 1:36.77, 14. American Heritage Plantation 1:46.59 (Sebastian Lares, Joseph Lee, Daniel Watson, Evan Wang).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Varis Monroe, JUP 1:43.09, 2. Blake Moran, PROV 1:43.95, 3. Philip Moldavanu, WELL 1:46.02, 8. Daniel Escobar, AH 1:49.63.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Steven Rua, CCOR 1:52.22, 2. Adrian Aguilar, DOR 1:52.78, 3. Joshua Zuchowski, KA 1:53.85, 11. Joseph Lee, AH 2:03.93.

50-meter freestyle: 1. Ian Cooper, CREE 20.98, 2. Dawson Joyce, SMSA 21.13, 3. Caleb Petranchuk, JUP 21.58.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Dawson Joyce, SMSA 51.40, 2. Mason Herbet, OV 51.48, 3. Braeden Knight, BC 51.70.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Ian Cooper, CREE 46.27, 2. Aaron Rodriguez, DOR 47.26, 3. Luke Carey, OHS 47.49.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Adrian Aguilar, DOR 4:30.19, 2. Daniel Escobar, AH 4:39.47, 3. Ryan Gibbons, OV 4:43.37, 15. Nicolas Rossi, AH 5:00.36.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Seminole 1:25.42 (Dawson Joyce, Payton Poore, Griffin Ciancimino, Andy Rivera-Maldonado0, 2. Oviedo 1:27.44, 3. Doral Prep 1:27.79, 16. American Heritage 1:36.39 (Benjamin Gomez del Campo, Tommy Windisch, Nicolas Rossi, Daniel Escobar).

100-yard backstroke: 1. Carlos Cartagena, OV 50.59, 2. Joshua Zuchowski, KA 50.82, 3. Conner Lowery, PROV 51.76.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Steven Rua, CCOR 58.06, 2. Hector Rodriguez, WP 59.33, 3. Robert Haywood, SC 59.81.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Doral Prep 3:08.23 (Adrian Aguilar, Aaron Rodriguez, Nestor Montero, Vittorio Parravano), 2. Creekside 3:13.22, 3. Oviedo 3:14.16, 11. American Heritage Plantation 3:25.61 (Joseph Lee, Nicolas Rossi, Daniel Watson, Daniel Escobar).

1-meter diving: 1. Tyler Coffey, JUP 470.00, 2. Will Lefebvre, JUP 461.50, 3. Tristan Trax, VB 324.05, 4. Allen Levitis, PC 322.05.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com
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