Chiles Girls, Barron Collier Boys Win State 3A Titles; SOFLO Swimmers Lance Lesage Of St. Thomas, Rafael Rodriguez Of Pines Charter Top Broward Finishers


By Sharon Robb

STUART, November 16, 2019—The high school swimming and diving season came to a close on a chilly Saturday night with Tallahassee Chiles and Naples Barron Collier capturing the FHSAA State 3A Swimming and Diving Championships at Sailfish Splashpark Aquatic Athletics Center.

Tallahassee Chiles topped a field of 45 girls teams to capture the state team title with 240 points. Naples Barron Collier was second with 173.5 and Sarasota was third with 156.

Chiles was led by double winner Lydia Hanlon in the 100-yard butterfly in 54.94 and 100-yard backstroke in 55.87. Hanlon was also a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay that won in 1:36.69 with teammates Stella Watts, Carly White and Virginia Russell.

Naples Barron Collier won the boys crown with 199 points topping a field of 50 boys teams.

Mason Laur was an individual champion for Barron Collier in the 200-yard individual medley in 1:48.17 and was a member of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay that won in 3:05.20 with Anton Sunyak, Jacob Connor and Andrew Garner.

St. Thomas Aquinas junior Lance Lesage just missed a state title in the 100-yard backstroke. Lesage was Broward County’s top finisher.

Lesage was the top seed in the 100-yard backstroke after morning prelims in a best time 49.16, dropping 1.38 seconds. He finished second at night in 49.55 behind Chiles junior Hayden Kwan in 49.01.

Lesage was also seventh in the 100-yard freestyle in 46.37, bettering his prelim time of 46.88 and bettering his previous best of 47.53. His total time improvement was 1.16.

He was also a member of the Raiders’ 11th place 400-yard freestyle relay that finished in 3:18.76 with teammates Steven Grady, Felipe Bravo and David Garzon. Lesage finished with 29 points.

Pembroke Pines Charter senior Rafael Rodriguez took home a pair of fourths in the 200-yard individual medley in a best time 1:52.73 (2.36 drop) and 100-yard butterfly in 50.73 (1.03 drop). He finished with 30 points in high points.

SOFLO’s Victoria Torres of Pembroke Pines Charter was tenth in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:07.43.

Fort Lauderdale was Broward’s top boys team placing 16th with 52 points. St. Thomas Aquinas was 19th with 42 points.

St. Thomas Aquinas was Broward’s top girls’ team placing 17th with 47 points.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
1. Tallahassee Chiles 240, 2. Barron Collier 173.5, 3. Sarasota 156, 4. Fort Myers 136.5, 5. Countryside 127, 6. Fleming 124, 7. Osceola 117, 8. Lincoln 116, 9. Sunlake 114, 10. Gainesville 102, 11. Mosley 94, 12. Forest 91, 13. Naples 72, 14. Freedom 71, 15. Ponte Vedra 55, 16. Niceville 52, 17. St. Thomas Aquinas 47, 18. Doral 45, 19. tie, Port Charlotte, Winter Springs 33, 21. tie, Seminole 30, Milton 30, 23. Fort Walton 28, 24. Lakeland 27, 25. tie, Gulf Breeze 24, St. Petersburg 24, 27. tie, Lake Minneola 17, West Boca Raton 17, Port St. Lucie, 17, 30. tie, Pace 14, Lecanto 14, 34. Hialeah 12, 35. Olympic Heights 11, 36. Largo 9, 37. Pembroke Pines Charter 7, 38. St. Cloud 5, 39. Martin County 3, 40. tie, Goleman, Wiregrass Ranch 2, Duncan 2, 43. tie, Boca Ciega 1, New Smyrna Beach 1, Braden River 1.

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Fleming 1:48.35 (Sarah Grimm, Emma Grimm, Abree Clark, Christine Johnson), 2. Fort Myers 1:48.85, 3. Gainesville 1:48.88, 13. St. Thomas Aquinas 1:52.70 (Lalainie Bannister, Isabella Nigro, Samantha Litman Gina Fimiano).

200-yard freestyle:
1. Summer Cardwell, COU 1:49.35, 2. Elise Bauer, FORE 1:49.85, 3. Stella Watts, CHI 1:50.46, 15. Gabriella Chambers, STA 1:59.29.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Olivia McMurray, FTMY 2:00.83, 2. Michelle Morgan, FRTP 2:02.17, 3. Saige Kemeny, LINC 2:04.28.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Madison Feehery, BC 23.00, 2. Sarah Evans, PSL 23.10, 3. Julia Mauter, WSPR 23.94.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Lydia Hanlon, CHIL 54.94, 2. Madison Feehery, BC 55.41, 3. Clara Williams, OSCS 55.47.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Summer Cardwell, COUN 51.37, 2. Julia Mauter, WSPR 51.45, 3. Virginia Russell, CHIL 52.32.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Olivia McMurray, FTMY 4:46.50, 2. Michelle Morgan, FRTP 4:47.38, 3. Elise Bauer, FORE 4:50.66.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Chiles 1:36.69 (Stella Watts, Lydia Hanlon, Carly White, Virginia Russell), 2. Fleming 1:38.48, 3. Naples 1:39.70, 15. St. Thomas Aquinas 1:45.84 (Teresa Landron, Callie Jordan, Isabella Nigro, Gabriella Chambers).

100-yard backstroke:
1. Lydia Hanlon, CHIL 55.87, 2. Clara Williams, OSCS 56.08, 3. Lily Bradford, MOSL 56.57.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Saige Kemeny, LINC 1:03.87, 2. Emma Wortman, MILT 1:04.10, 3. Stephanie Suarez, DOR 1:04.78, 10. Victoria Torres, PPC 1:07.43, 12. Isabella Nigro, STA 1:07.61

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Fort Myers 3:32.77 (Clarice Spencer, Sydni Starling, Josie Hiers, Olivia McMurray), 2. Sarasota 3:33.52, 3. Barron Collier 3:34.62, 12. St. Thomas Aquinas 3:43.03 (Lalainie Bannister, Teresa Landron, Samantha Litman, Gabriella Chambers).

1-meter diving:
1. Carina Lumia, OSCS 429.95, 2. Amelia Lehel, WBOC 404.10, 3. Katie McKyton, SPET 399.20.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
1. Naples Barron Collier 199, 2. Doral 159, 3. Fletcher 157, 4. Seminole 145, 5. St. Petersburg 141, 6. Countryside 126, 7. tie, Lawton 102, Sunlake 102, 9. Land O Lakes 101, 10. Fort Walton Beach 91, 11. Gulf Breeze 76, 12. Belen Jesuit 75, 13. Sarasota 74, 14. West Boca Raton 63, 15. Sebastian 61, 16. Fort Lauderdale 52, 17. Gainesville 47, 18. Mitchell 44, 19. tie, Osceola 42, St. Thomas Aquinas 42, 21. Martin County 36, 22. Pembroke Pines Charter 34, 23. Forest 33, 24. tie, East River 28, Mater 28, 26. Fleming 22, 27. South Fort Myers 20, 28, tie, Plantation, 19, Lake Minneola 19, 30. tie, Goleman 17, Port Charlotte 17, Seminole Ridge 17, 33. tie, Pace 16, Palmetto 16, 35. Wiregrass 14, 36. tie, Freedom 13, Lincoln 13, 38. tie, Crawford 8, North Fort Myers 8, 40. Booker T. Washington 7, 41. tie, C. Leon King, 9, Leon 6, 43. tie, Melbourne 5, New Smyrna Beach 5, 45. Clearwater 4, 46. tie, Viera 3, Ponte Vedra 3, 48. tie, Fort Myers, 2, Lecanto 2, 50. St. Cloud 1.

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Doral 1:33.41 (Nestor Montero, Carlos Nava, Juan Mora, David Montana), 2. Barron Collier 1:34.35, 3. Countryside 1:37.19, 12. Fort Lauderdale 1:40.15 (Daniel Givskov, Georgy Goncharov, Myles Felt, Daniel Lilley).

200-yard freestyle:
1. Lukas Cote, SPET 1:37.90, 2. Andres Wong, BJ 1:40.22, 3. Riley Sampson, FORE 1:40.32.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Mason Laur, BCOL 1:48.17, 2. Hayden Kwan, CHIL 1:48.41, 3. Stephen Speck, GB 1:52.23, 4. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 1:52.73.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Zuri Ramsey, LOL 20.58, 2. Michael Fernandez, WBOC 20.68, 3. Larry Salls, FLET 20.76.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Andrew Billitto, SMSE 49.54, 2. Mason Laur, BC 49.66, 3. Mitchell Ledford, SBRI 50.40, 4. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 50.73, 12. Juan Mora, DOR 52.24.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Lukas Cote, SPET 45.04, 2. Andrew Garner, BC 45.42, 3. Carlos Nava, DOR 45.68, 7. Lance Lesage, STA 46.37, 11. Daniel Givskov, FTL 47.80.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Chance Conde, FLET 4:29.76, 2. Riley Sampson, FORE 4:32.96, 3. Andrew Taylor, COUN 4:34.42.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Duncan 1:25.38 (Larry Salls, Samuel Florey, Andrew Turrentine, Chance Conde), 2. Seminole 1:25.54, 3. Fort Walton Beach 1:27.17, 15. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:31.98 (Ryan Alfonso, Zackary Harris, Christian Vasquez, Rafael Rodriguez).

100-yard backstroke:
1. Hayden Kwan, CHIL 49.01, 2. Lance Lesage, STA 49.55, 3. Andrew Billitto, SMSE 50.90, 7. Daniel Givskov, FTL 53.02, 16. Jack Faulkner, STA 55.09.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Carlos Nava, DOR 55.70, 2. Andrew Garner, BC 56.44, 3. Liam Heary, SARA 57.87.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Barron Collier 3:05.20 (Mason Laur, Anton Sunyak, Jacob Connor, Andrew Garner), 2. Doral 3:10.48, 3. Seminole 3:11.48, 7. Fort Lauderdale 3:14.89 (Daniel Givskov, Georgy Goncharov, Matthew Gocke, Daniel Lilley), 11. St. Thomas Aquinas 3:18.76 (Lance Lesage, Steven Grady, Felipe Bravo, David Garzon).

1-meter diving:
1. Brandon Shepherd, SFMY 436.95, 2. Bryson Hayden, SR 368.75, 3. Miles Vincent, CHIL 350.20.

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

St. Thomas Aquinas Girls, Fort Lauderdale Boys Capture District 11-3A Team Titles; SOFLO’s Torres, Rodriguez, Lesage, Harris Win


By Sharon Robb

OCTOBER 29, 2019–Host Fort Lauderdale boys defended their title and St. Thomas girls won their first in the District 11-3A Swimming and Diving Championship Tuesday at the Flying L’s Aquatic Center.

The Raiders won with an impressive 627 points among the girls’ eight-team field. Fort Lauderdale was runner-up with 338 and Pembroke Pines Charter third with 330.

St. Thomas Aquinas swept all three girls relays and won every individual event except the 100-yard freestyle.

St. Thomas Aquinas senior Gina Fimiano was a double winner in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:18.04 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:07.81.

St. Thomas Aquinas swept the girls’ 100-yard butterfly with sophomore Anabela Shearer, Teresa Landron and Sofia Avellaneda.

Other individual winners for the Raiders were Gabriella Chambers, Callie James and Lalainie Bannister.

St. Thomas Aquinas freshman Kaitlyn Ross won the girls 1-meter diving with 432.40 points. There was no boys diving.

The Flying L’s boys won the team title with 476 points among the boys’10-team field. Pembroke Pines Charter was second with 396 and St. Thomas Aquinas third with 378.

Fort Lauderdale won the boys’ 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays.

The Flying L’s had three individual winners, Matthew Gocke, Daniel Lilley and Dylan Felt.

South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers had a good day.

Pembroke Pines Charter sophomore Victoria Torres, who overcame an early-season injury, won the 100-yard freestyle in 56.74 ahead of Fort Lauderdale junior Luiza Patrocinio in 56.92.

St. Thomas Aquinas junior Lance Lesage was a double winner. He won the 100-yard backstroke in 51.57 and 100-yard freestyle in 47.86.

Pembroke Pines Charter senior Rafael Rodriguez won the 200-yard individual medley in 1:57.12, the only swimmer under 2 minutes in the field. He was also second in the 100-yard butterfly in 52.36 in an exciting race against district champion Renato Herran of Plantation who won in 52.35.

Pembroke Pines Charter freshman Zackary Harris won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:07.53, out-touching St. Thomas Aquinas senior Ian Hamilton by 1/100th of a second (1:07.54).

Harris and Rodriguez were also members of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay along with Ryan Alfonso and Christian Vasquez in 1:33.84.

The top two finishers in each event from each district meet as well as the next overall best times at-large for a field of 24 from the remaining best times among top 16 finishers in the district meets will move on to regions.

For relays, the district champion advances plus the next overall best times at-large for a field of 16 from the remaining best times among eight finishers.

In diving, the top two in each district plus 18 at-large spots from the divers who placed in the top 16 in district meets. All divers must meet the minimum qualifying score of 280 points in the district meet.

St. Thomas Aquinas will host the Region 4-3A Swimming and Diving Championships Nov. 8 at Plantation Central Park Aquatic Center. The timed finals only swimming begins 11:30 a.m. and diving 10:35 a.m. at Boca Raton High School.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
1. St. Thomas Aquinas 627, 2. Fort Lauderdale 338.5, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 330, 4. Archbishop McCarthy 264, 5. Nova 112, 6. McArthur 111, 7. Northeast 84.5, 8. Dillard 27.

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. St. Thomas Aquinas 1:56.37 (Lalainie Bannister, Isabella Nigro, Samantha Litman, Gina Fimiano), 2. Fort Lauderdale 2:01.49, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:01.51.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Gabriella Chambers, STA 1:59.16, 2. Olivia Wiebe, STA 2:01.69, 3. Daniela Barreto, PPC 2:08.14.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Gina Fimiano, STA 2:18.04, 2. Rylie Barnhardt, FTL 2:18.58, 3. Megan Smith, STA 2:23.96.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Callie James, STA 26.13, 2. Syven Walker, ABM 26.58, 4. Luiza Patrocinio, FTL 26.62.

1-meter springboard diving:
1. Kaitlyn Ross, STA 432.40, 2. Emma Murray, STA 336.90, 3. Julia Maier, FTL 280.00.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Anabela Shearer, STA 1:02.78, 2. Teresa Landron, STA 1:03.66, 3. Sofia Avellaneda, STA 1:06.86.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Victoria Torres, PPC 56.74, 2. Luiza Patrocinio, FTL 56.92, 3. Alexia Tremellen, STA 57.17.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Gabriella Chambers, STA 5:18.68, 2. Rylie Barnhardt, FTL 5:19.85, 3. Olivia Wieber, STA 5:19.95.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. St. Thomas Aquinas 1:44.83 (Teresa Landron, Callie Jordan, Gina Fimiano, Gabriela Chambers), 2. Fort Lauderdale 1:46.83, 3. Archbishop McCarthy 1:50.38.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Lalainie Bannister, STA 1:03.22, 2. Anabela Shearer, STA 1:03.37, 3. Jena Legaspi, PPC 1:04.05.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Gina Fimiano, STA 1:07.81, 2. Samantha Trodick, NOVA 1:07.97, 3. Victoria Torres, PPC 1:09.01.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. St. Thomas Aquinas 3:50.12 (Lalainie Bannister, Teresa Landron, Samantha Litman, Gabriella Chambers), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:00.07, 3. Archbishop McCarthy 4:17.29.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
1. Fort Lauderdale 476, 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 396.5, 3. St. Thomas Aquinas 378, 4. Archbishop McCarthy 209, 5. Nova 174.5, 6. Northeast 91, 7. McArthur 56, 8. Plantation 49, 9. Dillard 22, 10. Ely 4.

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Fort Lauderdale 1:42.55 (Daniel Givskov, Myles Felt, Dominick Mitchell, Daniel Lilley), 2. St. Thomas Aquinas 1:43.46, 3. Archbishop McCarthy 1:52.67.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Matthew Gocke, FTL 1:51.79, 2. Steven Grady, STA 1:52.14, 3. Orlando Saballos, NOVA 1:54.37.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 1:57.12, 2. Myles Felt, FTL 2:07.09, 3. Zackary Harris, PPC 2:10.04.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Daniel Lilley, FTL 22.27, 2. David Garzon, STA 23.78, 3. Charles Burnette, STA 24.12.

1-meter springboard diving:
None

100-yard butterfly:
1. Renato Herran, PLAN 52.35, 2. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 52.36, 3. Jack Faulkner, STA 55.65.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Lance Lesage, STA 47.86, 2. Daniel Lilley, FTL 49.28, 3. Daviel Givskov, FTL 49.64.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Dylan Felt, FTL 4:51.14, 2. Nathaniel Garrick, ABM 5:05.85, 3. Steven Grady, STA 5:08.10.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:33.84 (Ryan Alfonso, Christian Vasquez, Zackary Harris, Rafael Rodriguez), 2. St. Thomas Aquinas 1:36.31, 3. Fort Lauderdale 1:37.35.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Lance Lesage, STA 51.57, 2. Jack Faulkner, STA 54.84, 3. Daniel Givskov, FTL 56.36.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Zackary Harris, PPC 1:07.53, 2. Ian Hamilton, STA 1:07.54, 3. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:09.99.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Fort Lauderdale 3:19.96 (Daniel Givskov, Dylan Felt, Georgy Goncharov, Daniel Lilley), 2. St. Thomas Aquinas 3:26.09, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 3:29.37.

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

Pembroke Pines Charter Ends Dual Meet Season On Winning Note, Boys Team Finishes Undefeated


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, October 11, 2019–Pembroke Pines Charter swept Piper in its regular season finale Thursday at Academic Village Pool.

The Jaguars boys team defeated the Bengals, 130-26, to finish the regular season undefeated at 9-0.

In an exciting boys’ 100-yard butterfly race, Christian Tijero of Pembroke Pines Charter outsprinted Gabriel Ferdinand of Piper, 1:00.26-1:00.44.

The Jaguars swept all three boys relays and had seven different individual winners.

The girls team finished with an 8-1 win-loss record with a 127-24 win over Piper.

The Jaguar girls also swept all three relays and had seven different individual winners.

Piper had two individual winners. Jayden Scarlett won the boys’ 50-yard freestyle in 24.58. Sarah Colado won the girls’ 100-yard backstroke in 1:14.34.

Pembroke Pines Charter will now fine tune for the Oct. 29 District 11-3A meet at Fort Lauderdale High School Aquatic Center.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
Pembroke Pines Charter 127, Piper 24

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 2:03.89 (Jena Legaspi, Victoria Torres, Daniela Barreto, Maria Herne), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:19.88.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 2:13.95, 2. Silvana Dioaguardi, PPC 2:34.13.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Kathia Jaramillo, PPC 2:50.40, 2. Ahana Thakur, PPC 2:55.12, 3. Nadiajah Saunders, PPC 3:19.13.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Molly Masson, PPC 28.75, 2. Genesis Hernandez, PPC 31.58, 3. Amaya White, PIP 33.31.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Daniela Barreto, PPC 1:08.03, 2. Mackenzie Ahern, PPC 1:16.08, 3. Analucia Raimont, PPC 1:38.58.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Victoria Torres, PPC 59.40, 2. Stella Dioguardi, PPC 1:14.09, 3. Samantha Sterghos, PIP 1:15.72.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Maria Herne, PPC 6:07.91, 2. Alyssa Miragliotta, PPC 8:08.14, 3. Melia Rodriguez, PPC 8:55.96.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:54.78 (Victoria Torres, Molly Masson, Mackenzie Ahearn, Daniela Barreto), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:09.46, 3. Piper A 2:12.00.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Sarah Colado, PIP 1:14.34, 2. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 1:15.12, 3. Saanvi Pottigari, PPC 1:27.87.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Stella Dioguardi, PPC 1:12.63, 2. Molly Masson, PPC 1:22.63, 3. Sarah Colado, PIP 1:24.07.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 4:10.64 (Maria Herne, Kathia Jaramillo, Jena Legaspi, Daniela Barreto), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 4:28.82.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS

Pembroke Pines Charter 130, Piper 26

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:49.25 (Zackary Harris, Rafael Rodriguez, Ryan Alfonso, Christian Vasquezz), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:56.27, 3. Piper 2:01.31.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Zackary Harris, PPC 1:59.46, 2. Julian Villarta, PPC 2:02.01, 3. Benjamin Kim, PPC 2:16.85.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Lucas Porven, PPC 2:26.26, 2. Dylan Chaumowicz, PPC 2:37.45, 3. Luis Acosta PIP 2:49.00.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Jayden Scarlett, PIP 24.58, 2. Christian Vasquez, PPC 24.70, 3. Justin Rodriguez, PPC 26.44.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Christian Tijero, PPC 1:00.26, 2. Jayden Scarlett, PIP 1:00.44, 3. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:09.82.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Juan Villarta, PPC 54.22, 2. Anthony Fernandez, PPC 56.28, 3. Mason Jimenez, PPC 1:09.28.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 5:20.88, 2. Ventura Torres, PPC 5:54.97, 3. Tanner Gibson, PPC 5:56.00.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:39.97 (Christian Vasquez, Anthony Fernandez, Ventura Torres, Julian Villarta), 2. Piper 1:46.81, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:48.03.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:07.32, 2. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 1:08.82, 3. Sergio Marrero-Bosch, PPC 1:25.15.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 1:10.14, 2. Christian Tijero, PPC 1:16.51, 3. Tanner Gibson, PPC 1:22.01.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 3:32.09 (Ryan Alfonso, Christian Vasquez, Zackary Harris, Rafael Rodriguez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 4:45.95.

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

Undefeated Pembroke Pines Charter Boys Team Shines, Picks Up Three Wins


By Sharon Robb

DAVIE–In a four-team meet, Pembroke Pines Charter boys team defeated Cardinal Gibbons, Ely and host Nova in a BCAA meet on Wednesday.

The Jaguar boys topped Cardinal Gibbons, 62-32; Ely, 83-2; and Nova, 78-16. In the other boys’ matchups, Cardinal Gibbons defeated Nova, 52-42, and Ely, 72-4, and Nova defeated Ely, 72-4.

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

Nick Chaimowicz led the Jaguars with two individual wins in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:58.58 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:08.04. He was also a member of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay.

The Jaguars boys team is 8-0 and girls team is 7-1.

In the girls’ competition, Pembroke Pines Charter and Cardinal Gibbons each picked up two wins. The Jaguars defeated Nova, 64-38, and Ely, 83-0. The Chiefs defeated Nova, 66-36, and Pembroke Pines Charter, 58-36. Nova and Cardinal Gibbons also received forfeit wins from Ely.

Cardinal Gibbons swept all three girls relays. Melody Yates was a double winner for the Chiefs. Yates won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:25.66 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:04.86.

Samantha Trodick of Nova won two events in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:05.14 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:11.47.

Maria Herne led Pembroke Pines Charter with two wins in the 50-yard freestyle in 27.69 and 100-yard freestyle in 59.75.

Sophia Pfitzenmaier of Nova won the girls 1-meter diving. There was no boys diving.

GIRLS TEAM SCORES
Pines Charter 64, Nova 38
Pines Charter 83, Ely 0
Cardinal Gibbons 58, Pines Charter 36
Cardinal Gibbons 66, Nova 36
Nova 88, Ely 0
Cardinal Gibbons 83, Ely 0

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Cardinal Gibbons A 2:04.15 (Marissa Albury, Melody Yates, Caroline Udell, Kaitlyn Armbruster) 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:06.51, 3. Cardinal Gibbons B 2:09.13.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Samantha Trodick, NOVA 2:05.14, 2. Kaitlyn Armbruster, CG 2:07.63, 3. Daniela Barreto, PPC 2:08.65.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Melody Yates, CG 2:25.66, 2. Marissa Albury, CG 2:30.50, 3. Jena Legaspi, PPC 2:31.72.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Maria Herne, PPC 27.69, 2. Cristina Murdock, NOVA 29.00, 3. tie, Sara LaPlant, CG and Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 29.05.

1-meter diving:
1. Sophia Pfitzenmaier, NOVA 223.55, 2. Johanna Rubin, NOVA 174.45, 3. Cindy Discua, NOVA 171.90.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Kaitlyn Armbruster, CG 1:05.30, 2. Daniela Barreto, PPC 1:07.94, 3. Caroline Udell, CG 1:08.67.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Maria Herne, PPC 59.75, 2. Sawyer Chartier, CG 1:01.76, 3. Cristina Murdock, NOVA 1:03.68.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Caroline Udell, CG 6:01.74, 2. Ashley Nagy, CG 6:12.30, 3. Constanza Jara, PPC 6:36.45.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Cardinal Gibbons 1:54.90 (Caroline Udell, Gina Ruffino, Ashley Nagy, Marissa Yates), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:56.30, 3. Nova 1:57.82.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Melody Yates, CG 1:04.86, 2. Jena Legaspi, PPC 1:05.56, 3. Marissa Albury, CG 1:07.66.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Samantha Trodick, NOVA 1:11.47, 2. Isabella Chen, NOVA 1:19.80, 3. Sara LaPlant, CG 1:20.65.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Cardinal Gibbons 4:03.34 (Kaitlyn Armbruster, Marissa Albury, Caroline Udell, Melody Yates), 2. Pembroke Pines A Charter 4:12.96, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:46.46.

BOYS TEAM SCORES
Pines Charter 78, Nova 16
Pines Charter 62, Cardinal Gibbons 32
Pines Charter 83, Ely 2
Cardinal Gibbons 52, Nova 42
Cardinal Gibbons 72, Ely 4
Nova 78, Ely 4

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines A 1:48.38 (Zackary Harris, Gabriel Ferdinand, Rafael Rodriguez, Christian Vasquez), 2. Cardinal Gibbons 1:52.99, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:57.08.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 1:58.58, 2. Orlando Saballos, NOVA 1:59.16, 3. Ventura Torres, PPC 2:07.36.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Trent Albury, CG 2:08.23, 2. Julian Villarta, PPC 2:19.77, 3. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 2:25.63.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Jaden Powell, CG 24.65, 2. Christian Vasquez, PPC 24.68, 3. Zackary Harris, PPC 24.98.

1-meter diving:
None

100-yard butterfly:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 53.22, 2. Trent Albury, CG 53.72, 3. Christian Tijero, PPC 1:01.07.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Orlando Saballos, NOVA 52.29, 2. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 52.39, 3. Sam McCawley, CG 55.26.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 5:08.04, 2. Christian Tijero, PPC 5:16.64, 3. John Lynch, CG 5:24.18.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Cardinal Gibbons A 1:37.75 (Trent Albury, John Lynch, Sam McCawley, Jaden Powell), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:42.37, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:43.11.

100-yard backstroke:
1. John Lynch, CG 1:02.02, 2. Matthew Kim, PPC 1:03.95, 3. Tanner Gibson, PPC 1:06.34.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Zackary Harris, PPC 1:07.96, 2. Michael Moy, NOVA 1:10.87, 3. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:11.73.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 3:34.48 (Ryan Alfonso, Christian Vasquez, Nick Chaimowicz, Rafael Rodriguez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 3:52.08, 3. NOVA 4:05.31.

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

Pines Charter Boys Edge Everglades In Thriller; Jaguars Sweep Boys, Girls BCAA Meet


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, September 19, 2019—In a see-saw battle, Everglades boys team made it interesting until Pembroke Pines Charter pulled away to enable the Jaguars to sweep their boys and girls meet Wednesday night at Academic Village Pool.

Everglades led 49-45 after the boys’ 100-yard freestyle but Rafael Rodriguez sparked his team’s rally winning the 500-yard freestyle in 4:54.13 to take the lead, 56-53.

The Jaguars then placed one-two in the 200-yard freestyle relay and pulled away, 68-55, and finished with an 89-80 victory. In the other meet, Everglades defeated Dillard, 119-10.

Making it even more fun was the fact several South Florida Aquatic Club teammates were competing against each other and SOFLO age group coach Rose Lockie, Pembroke Pines Charter head coach.

The boys team was led by Rodriguez, double winner in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:54.13 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:02.42.

The Jaguars also won the 200-yard freestyle relay. Nick Chaimowicz won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:56.50.

Everglades won two relays. Juan Colmenares were a double winner in the 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard backstroke. Individual winners were Leonardo Mateus, Samuel Jackson and Alejandro Mateus.

Pembroke Pines Charter girls team had an easier time with a 120-41 win over Everglades and 135-17 victory over Dillard. In the other meet, Everglades defeated Dillard, 64-27.

Pembroke Pines swept all three girls relays and had five individual winners.

For Everglades, Sarah Acevedo was a double winner in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:19.44 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:26.27.

GIRLS TEAM RESULTS
Pines Charter 120, Everglades 41
Pines Charter 135, Dillard 17
Everglades 64, Dillard 27

GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:08.94, 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:24.71.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Daniela Barreto, PPC 2:09.51, 2. Sofia Jackson, EVER 2:21.06, 3. Genesis Hernandez, PPC 2:38.87.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 2:19.44, 2. Jena Legaspi, PPC 2:32.22, 3. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 2:36.65.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Sophia Bedoya, EVER 27.34, 2. Maria Herne, PPC 27.82, 3. Mackenzie Ahearn PPC 29.39.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Sarah Sevilla, PPC 1:24.75, 2. Silvana Dioguardi, PPC 1:26.91, 3. Stella Dioguardi, PPC 1:30.39.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Maria Herne, PPC 59.91, 2. Sofia Jackson, EVER 1:02.39, 3. Kathia Jaramillo, PPC 1:09.70.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Sarah Acevedo, EVER 5:26.27, 2. Daniela Barreto, PPC 5:47.12, 3. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 6:03.77.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:57.58 (Ahearn, Masson, Jara, Jaramillo), 2. Everglades 1:57.81, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:10.64.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 1:05.31, 2. Constanza Jara, PPC 1:18.57, 3. Ahana Thakur, PPC 1:23.19.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 1:21.59, 2. Sophia Bedoya, EVER 1:23.26, 3. Brittney Coote, PPC 1:34.07.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:23.52 (Barreto, Legaspi, Jara, Herne), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:44.07.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
Pines Charter 89, Everglades 80
Pines Charter 140, Dillard 9
Everglades 119, Dillard 10

BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay:
1. Everglades 1:43.63 (Colmenares, A. Mateus, L. Mateus, Jackson), 2. Pines Charter 1:45.83, 3. Everglades 1:54.53.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 1:56.50, 2. Ryan Alfonso, PC 1:58.01, 3. Aldo Zepeda, EVER 2:03.15.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 2:04.69, 2. Manuel Melendez, EVER 2:13.13, 3. Christian Tijero, PPC 2:16.27.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Samuel Jackson, EVER 22.70, 2. Anthony Fernandez, PPC 25.40, 3. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 26.14.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Alejandro Mateus, EVER 55.58, 2. Aldo Zepeda, EVER 1:00.90, 3. Christian Tijero, PPC 1:01.00.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Juan Colmenares, EVER 50.64, 2. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 52.01, 3. Zackary Harris, EVER 53.84.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 4:54.13, 2. Leonardo Mateus, EVER 4:57.33, 3. Dylan Chaimowicz, PPC 6:06.89.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:40.97 (Alfonso, Chaimowicz, Ferdinand, Harris), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:47.15, 3. Everglades 2:23.72.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Juan Colmenares, EVER 57.03, 2. Alejandro Mateus, EVER 59.45, 3. Zackary Harris, PPC 1:02.26.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 1:02.42, 2. Manuel Melendez, EVER 1:05.44, 3. Samuel Jackson, EVER 1:05.77.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Everglades 3:27.78 (Colmenares, A. Mateus, L. Mateus, Jackson), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 3:28.40, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 3:45.35.

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

Pembroke Pines Charter Jaguars Sweep Miramar, Taravella


By Sharon Robb

PEMBROKE PINES, September 11, 2019–Pembroke Pines Charter boys and girls teams picked up four more wins Wednesday night with victories over Miramar and Taravella at Academic Village Pool.

In the girls’ BCAA competition, Pembroke Pines defeated Taravella, 112-53, and Miramar, 140-11. In the other meet, Taravella topped Miramar, 101-18.

The girls swept all three relays. Daniela Barreto, Jena Legaspi and Mackenzie Ahearn were double winners.

Barreto won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:10.75 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:09.72.

Legaspi won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:28.46 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:04.88.

Ahearn won the 50-yard frestyle in 29.06 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:22.45.

Taravella’s Matea Smith won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:08.95 against both Pembroke Pines Charter and Miramar.

In the boys’ BCAA meet, Pembroke Pines Charter defeated Taravella 109-58 and Miramar, 142-5. Taravella defeated Miramar, 109-11.

Rafael Rodriguez led the Jaguars with wins in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:49.45 and 100-yard butterfly in 53.13.

Greg Trimble of Taravella was one of his team’s bright spot winning the 500-yard freestyle in 5:04.44 against Pines Charter and Miramar.

Taravella’s Juan Domecq was another bright spot winning two events in the 50-yard freestyle in 24.62 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:06.87.

GIRLS
Pines Charter 140, Miramar 11

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 2:10.33 (Legaspi, Barreto, Ahearn, Herne), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:23.25, 3, Miramar 3:24.26.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Daniela Barreto, PPC 2:10.75, 2. Molly Mason, PPC 2:24.69, 3. Constanza Jara, PPC 2:26.50.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 2:28.46, 2. Maria Herne, PPC 2:35.94, 3. Mayah Baptiste, MIR 2:57.07.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 29.06, 2. Sarah Sevilla, PPC 31.51, 3. Alyssa Miragliotta, PPC 33.38.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Daniela Barreto, PPC 1:09.72, 2. Silvana Dioguardi, PPC 1:25.93, 3. Sarah Sevilla, PPC 1:27.76.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Maria Herne, PPC 59.94, 2. Kathia Jaramillo, PPC 1:09.91, 3. Saanvi Pottigari, PPC 1:10.81.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 5:59.87, 2. Molly Mason, PPC 6:30.84, 3. Genesis Hernandez, PPC 7:22.90.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:58.81 (Ahearn, Masson, Jara, Jaramillo), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B :13.26, 3. xPembroke Pines Charter C 2:19.94.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 1:04.88, 2. Mayah Baptiste, MIR 1:17.19, 3. Constanza Jara, PPC 1:18.70.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 1:22.45, 2. Kathia Jaramillo, PPC 1:24.39, 3. Alyssa Miragliotta, PPC 1:37.45.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 4:14.44 (Barreto, Legaspi, Jara, Herne), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 4:46.87, 3. xPembroke Pines Charter C 5:40.39.

Pines Charter 112, Taravella 53

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:10.33 (Legaspi, Barreto, Ahearn, Herne), 2. Taravella 2:14.39, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 2:23.25.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Matea Smith, TAR 2:08.95, 2. Daniela Barreto, PPC 2:10.75, 3. Molly Masson, PPC 2:24.69.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 2:28.46, 2. Marli Dearen, TAR 2:35.65, 3. Maria Hernez, PPC 2:35.94.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Rianna Martin, TAR 26.59, 2. Matea Smith, TAR 26.69, 3. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 29.06.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Daniela Barrto, PPC 1:09.72, 2. Silvana Dioguardi, PPC 1:25.93, 3. Sarah Sevilla, PPC 1:27.76.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Maria Herne, PPC 59.94, 2. Kathia Jaramillo, PPC 1:09.91, 3. Saanvi Pottigari, PPC 1:10.81.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 5:59.87, 2. Marli Dearen, TAR 6:08.13, 3. Molly Masson, PPC 6:30.84.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Taravella 1:57.02, 2. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:58.81, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:13.26.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 1:04.88, 2. Constanza Jara, PPC 1:18.70, 3. Brittney Coote, PPC 1:29.88.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 1:22.45, 2. Kathia Jaramillo, PPC 1:24.39, 3. Janaina Domecq, TAR 1:35.16.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:14.44 (Barreto, Legaspi, Jara, Herne), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:46.87, 3. Taravella 5:29.63.

Taravella 101, Miramar 18

200-yard medley relay:
1. Taravella 2:14.39 (Dearen, Domecq, Martin, Smith), 2. Taravella 2:44.33, 3. Miramar 3:24.26.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Matea Smith, TAR 2:08.95, 2. Rianna Martin, TAR 2:22.72.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Marli Dearen, TAR 2:35.65, 2. Mayah Baptiste, MIR 2:57.07.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Rianna Martin, TAR 26.59, 2. Matea Smith, TAR 26.69, 3. Terayne Bosch, TAR 32.33.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Janaina Domecq, TAR 1:18.15, 2. Isra Idris, TAR 1:31.09.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Marli Dearen, TAR 6:08.13, 2. Mia Pacarit, TAR 7:20.70.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Taravella 1:57.02, 2. Taravella 2:20.83.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Mayah Baptiste, MIR 1:17.19, 2. Gayl Botor, TAR 2:03.26.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Janaina Domecq, TAR 1:35.16, 2. Madison Dearen, TAR 1:45.45, 3. Alexia Sayers, MIR 1:56.77.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Taravella 5:29.63, 2. Taravella 6:34.25.

BOYS
Pines Charter 109, Taravella 58

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:47.71 (Harris, Ferdinand, Rodriguez, Vasquez), 2. Taravella A 1:49.02, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:55.50.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 1:49.45, 2. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 1:59.50, 3. Julian Villarta, PPC 2:07.66.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Greg Trimble, TAR 2:06.70, 2. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 2:21.27, 3. Lucas Porven, PPC 2:26.89.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Juan Domecq, TAR 24.62, 2. Justin Rodriguez, PPC 26.64, 3. Javier Gonzalez, PPC 27.16.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 53.13, 2. Darion Louis-Jeune, TAR 56.12, 3. Christian Tijero, PPC 1:00.38.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Christian Vasquez, PPC 54.69, 2. Anthony Fernandez, PPC 57.46, 3. Venture Torres, PPC 57.47.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Greg Trimble, TAR 5:04.44, 2. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 5:06.89, 3. Zackary Harris, PPC 5:16.29.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Taravella 1:36.33, 2. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:36.88, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:45.70.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Matthew Kim, PPC 1:04.89, 2. Tanner Gibson, PPC 1:06.33, 3. Ventura Torresm PPC 1:13.94.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Juan Domecq, TAR 1:06.87, 2. Darion Louis-Jeune, TAR 1:08.96, 3. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:11.25.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 3:34.76 (Alfonso, Chaimowicz, Vasquez, Rodriguez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 3:55.79, 3. xPembroke Pines Charter 4:32.40.

Pines Charter 142, Miramar 5

200-yard medley relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:47.71 (Harris, Ferdinand, Rodriguez, Vasquez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:55.50, 3. Miramar 2:30.94.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 1:49.45, 2. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 1:59.50, 3. Julian Villarta, PPC 2:07.66.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 2:14.65, 2. Matthew Kim, PPC 2:21.27, 3. Lucas Porven, PPC 2:26.89.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Justin Rodriguez, PPC 26.64, 2. Javier Gonzalez, PPC 27.16, 3. Tanner Gibson, PPC 27.38.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 53.13, 2. Christian Tijero, PPC 1:00.39, 3. Dylan Chaimowicz, PPC 1:16.02.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Christian Vasquez, PPC 54.69, 2. Anthony Fernandez, PPC 57.46, 3. Venture Torres, PPC 57.47.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 5:06.89, 2. Zackary Harris, PPC 5:16.29, 3. Christian Tijero, PPC 5:20.77.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:36.88 (Harris, Ferdinand, Alfonso, Vasquez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:45.70, 3. xPembroke Pines Charter C 2:29.52.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Matthew Kim, PPC 1:04.89, 2. Tanner Gibson, PPC 1:06.33, 3. Venture Torres, PPC 1:13.94.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:11.25, 2. Julian Villarta, PPC 1:13.66, 3. Benjamin Kim, PPC 1:19.45.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 3:34.76 (Alfonso, Chaimowicz, Vasquez, Rodriguez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 3:55.79, 3. xPembroke Pines Charter 4:32.40.

Taravella 109, Miramar 11

200-yard medley relay:
1. Taravella 1:49.02 (Trimble, Domecq, Louis-Jeune, Martin), 2. Taravella 2:22.06, 3. Miramar 2:30.94.

200-yard freestyle:
1. Matias Ramont, TAR 2:42.40.

200-yard individual medley:
1. Greg Trimble, TAR 2:06.70, 2. R.J. Martin, TAR 2:25.70, 3. Nick Pototsky, TAR 2:36.97.

50-yard freestyle:
1. Juan Domecq, TAR 24.62, 2. Nick Potosky, TAR 28.94, 3. Jarrett Weintraub, TAR 29.57.

100-yard butterfly:
1. Darion Louis-Jeune, TAR 56.12.

100-yard freestyle:
1. Mattias Arguelles, TAR 1:05.32, 2. Rolando Torres, TAR 1:17.14, 3. Tyler Lessa, TAR 1:29.75.

500-yard freestyle:
1. Greg Trimble, TAR 5:04.44.

200-yard freestyle relay:
1. Taravella A 1:36.33, 2. Taravella B 1:58.46.

100-yard backstroke:
1. Ethan Espinol, MIR 1:30.00, 2. Jarrett Weintraub, TAR 1:30.77, 3. Julian Anton, TAR 1:31.10.

100-yard breaststroke:
1. Juan Domecq, TAR 1:06.87, 2. Darion Louis-Jeune, TAR 1:08.96, 3. R.J. Martin, TAR 1:14.89.

400-yard freestyle relay:
1. Taravella 4:43.44.

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

Pembroke Pines Charter Swimmers Come Up Big In Season Opener; SOFLO Swimmers Shine


By Sharon Robb

AUGUST 29, 2019—Pembroke Pines Charter boys and girls teams looked impressive in their sweep of Nova and Stranahan Wednesday night in their season-opener.

The Jaguar girls defeated Nova, 118-56, and Stranahan, 140-0. The boys defeated Stranahan, 140-8, and Nova, 125-44.

Pembroke Pines Charter swept all three girls relays.

Maria Herne, Sarah Vazquez and Jena Legaspi were double winners.

Legaspi won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:27.26 and 100-yard backstroke in 1:05.41.

Herne won the 50-yard freestyle in 28.37 and 100-yard freestyle in 1:01.13.

Vazquez won the 100-yard butterfly in 1:16.03 and 500-yard freestyle in 6:03.82.

Nova’s Samantha Trodick was also a double winner in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:07.71 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:13.01.

Pembroke Pines Charter also swept all three boys relays.

Rafael Rodriguez, coming off the Speedo Junior Nationals, was a double winner and was a member of two winning relays. He won the 200-yard individual medley in 1:59.78 and 100-yard backstroke in 54.96.

Teammate Ryan Alfonso was also a double winner. Alfonso won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:00.44 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:21.18.

Nova’s Orlando Saballos was the Titans’ only double winner. He won the 50-yard freestyle in 24.53 and 100-yard freestyle in 54.60.

GIRLS
Pines Charter 140, Stranahan 0
Pines Charter 118, Nova 56
Nova 121, Stranahan 0

200-yard medley relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 2:06.21 (Jena Legaspi, Mackenzie Ahearn, Daniela Barreto, Maria Herne), 2. Nova 2:13.19, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:28.38.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Samantha Trodick, NOVA 2:07.71, 2. Daniela Barreto, PPC 2:09.46, 3. Filomena Selvanik NOVA 2:47.33.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 2:27.26, 2. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 2:42.76, 3. Isabella Chen, NOVA 2:46.07.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Maria Herne, PPC 28.37, 2. Cristina Murdock, NOVA 29.26, 3. Analucia Raimont, PPC 33.75.

1-meter diving: 1. Sophia Pfitzenmaier, NOVA 225.30.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 1:16.03, 2. Silvana Dioguardi, PPC 1:26.90, 3. Stella Dioguardi, PPC 1:29.26.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Maria Herne, PPC 1:01.13, 2. Saanvi Pottigari, PPC 1:11.58, 3. Sarah Sevilla, PPC 1:11.91.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Sarah Vazquez, PPC 6:03.82, 2. Molly Masson, PPC 6:28.16, 3. Genesis Hernandez, PPC 7:23.00.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:59.07 (Daniela Barreto, Constanza Jara, Kathia Jaramillo, Sarah Sevilla), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:05.34, 3. Nova 2:09.21.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Jena Legaspi, PPC 1:05.41, 2. Cristina Murdock, NOVA 1:16.33, 3. Constanza Jara, PPC 1:18.06.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Samantha Trodick, NOVA 1:13.01, 2. Isabella Chen, NOVA 1:21.20, 3. Mackenzie Ahearn, PPC 1:22.18.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 4:11.97 (Daniela Barreto, Jena Legaspi, Constanza Jara, Maria Herne), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 4:43.77, 3. Nova A 4:46.52.

BOYS
Pines Charter 140, Stranahan 8
Pines Charter 125, Nova 44
Nova 128, Stranahan 10

200-yard medley relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:47.89 (Zackary Harris, Gabriel Ferdinand, Rafael Rodriguez, Christian Vasquez), 2. Nova A 1:58.06, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter B 2:00.64.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 2:00.44, 2. Julian Villarta, PPC 2:05.25, 3. Ventura Torres, PPC 2:06.08.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 1:59.78, 2. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 2:13.31, 3. Christian Tijero, PPC 2:21.32.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Orlando Saballos, NOVA 24.53, 2. Zackary Harris, PPC 24.62, 3. Christian Vasquez, PPC 24.90.

1-meter diving: None.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Christian Vasquez, PPC 59.84, 2. Zackary Harris, PPC 1:00.02, 3. Daniel Doletina, NOVA 1:13.76.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Orlando Saballos, NOVA 54.60, 2. Christian Tijero, PPC 55.65, 3. Anthony Fernandez, PPC 57.32.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Ryan Alfonso, PPC 5:21.18, 2. Julian Villarta, PPC 5:45.32, 3. Lucas Porven, PPC 5:56.22.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 1:39.93 (Gabriel Ferdinand, Zackary Harris, Nick Chaimowicz, Ryan Alfonso), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 1:46.46, 3. Nova 1:55.15.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Rafael Rodriguez, PPC 54.96, 2. Matthew Kim, PPC 1:05.39, 3. Tanner Gibson, PPC 1:08.05.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Nick Chaimowicz, PPC 1:09.71, 2. Gabriel Ferdinand, PPC 1:10.77, 3. Michael Moy, NOVA 1:11.38.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter A 3:35.32 (Ryan Alfonso, Nick Chaimowicz, Christian Vasquez, Rafael Rodriguez), 2. Pembroke Pines Charter B 3:56.03, 3. Nova 3:57.35.

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