Bishop Kenny, Academy of the Holy Names Win State 2A Team Titles; Aldo Zepeda, Sabrina Osorio Top SOFLO Finishers


By Sharon Robb
STUART, November 19, 2022–Defending boys champion Jacksonville Bishop Kenny and Academy of the Holy Names won the team titles Saturday night in the FHSAA State 2A Swimming and Diving Championship at Sailfish Splash Waterpark and Aquatics Center.

Defending champion Bishop Kenny won its third boys team title since 2004 with 295.5 points. Rockledge was runner-up with 188 and Pompano Beach was third with 122. The boys field featured 45 teams.

The Academy of the Holy Names, an all-girls Catholic school, won the team title with 352 points, topping the 42-team field. It was the first title won by them since 2010. Defending champion Gulliver Prep was second with 254 points and Bishop Kenny was third with 153.

Somerset Academy, buoyed by South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers, had several top eight finishes. The boys team finished sixth with 105 points and girls were 17th with 39 points.

Aldo Zepeda, a senior, finished third in the 100-yard backstroke in a best time 51.78, dropping 0.38 seconds. He was also ninth in the 100-yard freestyle in 47.25, another best time dropping 0.47 seconds.

Sabrina Osorio, a senior, was tenth in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:07.76, a best time with a 0.70 drop. She was also 14th in the 200 IM in a best time 2:16.99, dropping 2.54.

Somerset’s boys 200 medley relay was sixth in 1:39.39 with Aldo Zepeda, Giorgio Rusconi, Enrique Rodriguez and Sebastian Fernandez.

Somerset was also sixth in the boys 400-yard freestyle relay in 3:17.58 with Zepeda, Felix Gonzalez, Sebastian Fernandez and Enrique Rodriguez.

Somerset’s girls 200 medley relay was eighth in 1:54.14 with Natalia Sibug, Sabrina Osorio, Sofia Osorio and Sofia Hernandez.

While Broward was shut out of state champions, there were several top three finishers. Marcus Szabo of Cardinal Gibbons was third in the 100-yard butterfly in 50.44.

Lilia Blanco of Pompano Beach was third in the 200 IM in 2:08.09.

Giuliano Brunetti of Pompano Beach was third in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:38.20.

Pompano Beach was second in the boys 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:27.98 with Nicholas Potter, Gianni Famiano, Steven Gary and Giuliano Brunetti.

The Tornadoes were also third in the boys 400-yard freestyle relay in 3:14.15 with Gianni Famiano, Steven Gary, Kolby Hardin and Giuliano Brunetti.

Pompano Beach was third in the girls 400-yard freestyle relay in 3:40.35 with Isabel Torres-Mendoza, Evelyn Balog, Julia Freshour and Lilia Blanco.

GIRLS TEAM SCORES

  1. Academy of the Holy Names 352, 2. Gulliver Prep 254, 3. Bishop Kenny 153, 4. West Florida 123, 5. Barron Collier 118; Other local teams: 7. Pompano Beach 107, 9. Cardinal Gibbons 106, 17. Somerset 39, 37. American Heritage Plantation 4.

GIRLS RESULTS
1-meter diving: 1. Rylie Darkatsh, STAN 430.85, 2. Olivia Riegler, BSS 379.45, 3. Kiley Gruber, BM 363.65.

200-yard medley relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 1:46.05 (Giovanna Musiello, Reese Rosenthal, Elyse Wood, Cassandra Kraft), 2. Academy of Holy Names 1:47.11, 3. Bishop Kenny 1:49.95, 8. Somerset 1:54.14 (Natalia Sibug, Sabrina Osorio, Sofia Osorio, Sofia Hernandez).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Brooke Beede, HN 1:50.87, 2. Brynn Stoneburg, JB 1:51.86, 3. Cadence Fort, ESTO 1:52.41.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Isabel Sayag, HN 2:05.43, 2. Giovanna Musiello, GP 2:05.54, 3. Lilia Blanco, PB 2:08.09, 14. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 2:16.99, time drop 2.54.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Dieffernthaller, HN 23.41, 2. Adeline Cloutier, ROB 23.61, 3. Hannah Ahn, ESID 23.65.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Hannah Ahn, ESID 54.13, 2. Avery Hawker, ROBI 54.18, 3. Isabel Sayg, HN 55.86.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Dieffenthaller, HN 51.05, 2. Adeline Cloutier, ROBI 51.06, 3. Mary Leigh Hardman, LW 51.36.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Brynn Stoneburg, JB 4:58.27, 2. Cadence Fort, ESTO 4:59.56, 3. Avery Hawker, ROBI 5:01.88.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Academy of the Holy Names 1:38.25, 2. Bishop Kenny 1:38.61, 3. Gulliver Prep 1:39.98.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Brooke Beede, HNMS 56.73, 2. Giovanna Musiello, GP 58.39, 3. Carsyn Ide, BC 59.05, 16. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:03.47.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Bilu Bianchi, CLE 1:02.64, 2. Michelle Fernandez, MAT 1:05.14, 3. Reese Rosenthal, GP 1:05.56, 10. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 1:07.76, time drop 0.70.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Academy of the Holy Names 3:30.30, 2. Gulliver Prep 3:35.91, 3. Pompano Beach 3:40.35 (Isabel Torres-Mendoza, Evelyn Balog, Julia Freshour, Lilia Blanco), 14. Somerset 3:51.32 (Natalia Sibug, Sofia Hernandez, Kaitlyn Barrios, Sofia Osorio).

BOYS TEAM SCORES

  1. Bishop Kenny 295.5, 2. Rockledge 188, 3. Pompano Beach 122, 4. Stanton 119, 5. Jensen Beach 114; Other locals, 6. Somerset 105, 10. American Heritage Plantation 82, 20. Cardinal Gibbons 33, 34. Gulliver Prep 16.

BOYS RESULTS
1-meter diving: 1. Nathan Frette, LKBV 577.65, 2. Lucas Smit, PB 455.40, 3. Benjamin Smit, PB 434.75, 7. Marcus Starkman, CG 343.30.

200-yard medley relay: 1. Bishop Kenny 1:32.94 (Carter Wright, Evan Larson, Zachary Jones, Barrie Snyder), 2. Rockledge 1:34.59, 3. Clearwater 1:38.14, 6. Somerset 1:39.39 (Aldo Zepeda, Giorgio Rusconi, Enrique Rodriguez, Sebastian Fernandez).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Elliot Weisel, ROCK 1:40.45, 2. Cameron Watson, PAX 1:41.31, 3. Brody Singley, WN 1:42.31, 6. Agustin Rodriguez, MAT 1:43.41, time drop 2.14, 7. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 1:44.04.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Mehdi Elaoufir, STAN 1:49.98, 2. Zachary Jones, BK 1:52.27, 3. Evan Larson, BK 1:53.83.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Barrie Snyder, BK 20.83, 2. Becket Koss, LB 21.35, 3. Brian Kirby, EST 21.52.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Shane McEliece, ARNO 49.66, 2. Peter Manelis, BSS 50.40, 3. Marcus Szabo, CG 50.44

100-yard freestyle: 1. Mehdi Elaoufir, STAN 45.15, 2. Eli Rollen, ROCK 45.23, 3. Ayden Cason, JB 46.87, 5. Agustin Rodriguez, MAT 47.14, 9. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 47.25, time drop 0.51.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Elliot Weisel, ROCK 4:30.23, 2. Brody Singley, WNAS 4:31.43, 3. Giuliano Brunetti, PB 4:38.20, 15. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 4:56.96.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Bishop Kenny 1:26.58, 2. Pompano Beach 1:27.98 (Nicholas Potter, Gianni Famiano, Steven Gary, Giuliano Brunetti), 3. Jensen Beach 1:28.42.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Eli Rollen, ROCK 48.57, 2. Carter Wright, BK 51.60, 3. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 51.78, time drop 0.38, 6. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 52.99.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Shane McEliece, ARN 56.13, 2. Peter Manelis, BSS 58.57, 3. Anthony Hensel, PT 58.88, 16. Giorgio Rusconi, SOM 1:03.16.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Bishop Kenny 3:10.01, 2. Rockledge 3:10.86, 3.Pompano Beach 3:14.15 (Gianni Famiano, Steven Gary, Kolby Hardin, Giuliano Brunetti), 6. Somerset 3:17.58 (Aldo Zepeda, Felix Gonzalez, Sebastian Fernandez, Enrique Rodriguez).

SOFLO SWIMMERS PRELIM RESULTS
GIRLS
200-yard medley relay: 7. Somerset 1:53.82 (Natalia Sibug, Sabrina Osorio, Sofia Osorio, Sofia Hernandez).
200-yard individual medley: 13. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 2:17.37, time drop 2.16.
50-yard freestyle: 20. Sofia Hernandez, SOM 25.59, time drop 0.09.
100-yard butterfly: 18. Sofia Hernandez, SOM 1:01.09, time drop 0.19.
100-yard backstroke: 14. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:02.06; 18. Sofia Osorio 1:03.30.
100-yard breaststroke: 11. Sabrina Osorio 1:07.94, time drop 0.52.
400-yard freestyle relay: 12. Somerset 3:48.13 (Natalia Sibug, Sofia Hernandez, Kaitlyn Barrios, Sofia Osorio).
BOYS
200-yard medley relay: 5. Somerset 1:39.79 (Aldo Zepeda, Giorgio Rusconi, Enrique Rodriguez, Sebastian Fernandez).
200-yard freestyle: 5. Agustin Rodriguez, Mater 1:43.75; 6. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 1:44.03.
100-yard freestyle: 6. Agustin Rodriguez, Mater 47.49, 9. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 47.76.
500-yard freestyle: 13. Felix Gonzalez, SM 4:53.71.
100-yard backstroke: 4. Aldo Zepeda 51.98, time drop 0.18, 8. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 53.03.
100-yard breaststroke: 13. Giorgio Rusconi, SOM 1:02.06, time drop 0.98.
400-yard freestyle relay: 8. Somerset 3:17.44 (Aldo Zepeda, Felix Gonzalez, Sebastian Fernandez, Enrique Rodriguez).

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

Gulliver Prep Girls, Pompano Beach Boys Win Region 4-2A Team Titles; SOFLO’s Aldo Zepeda, Somerset Boys Relay Wins


By Sharon Robb
STUART, November 2, 2022—Gulliver Prep girls and Pompano Beach boys won the team titles at the Region 4-2A Swimming and Diving Championships Wednesday at Sailfish Splash Waterpark.

Gulliver Prep, led by two relays wins and one double winner, won the girls crown with 399 points. Barron Collier was second with 249. Cardinal Gibbons was the top Broward team in third place with 225.

Pompano Beach won two boys relays and had one double winner to defend its title with 238 points. Jensen Beach was second with 204, just two points ahead of Barron Collier.

In one of the best races of the day, Somerset and South Florida Aquatic Club teammates Aldo Zepeda and Enrique Rodriguez battled it out for the 100-yard backstroke win. Zepeda won by 2/100ths in 52.16, dropping 2.57 seconds. Rodriguez also had a best time of 52.18, dropping 1.71 seconds.

In an exciting race to open the boys competition, Zepeda and Rodriguez were also members of the winning 200-yard medley relay for Somerset in 1:40.20 with SOFLO’s Giorgio Rusconi and Sebastian Fernandez. American Heritage Plantation was second in 1:40.45.

Somerset girls were fourth in the 200-yard medley relay in 1:54.45 with SOFLO’s Natalia Sibug, Sabrina Osorio and Sofia Osorio. Sofia Hernandez was anchor leg. Sibug was also sixth in the 100-yard backstroke in 1:01.83, dropping 1.34 seconds off her previous best.

Somerset’s Sabrina Osorio was SOFLO’s top girls finisher placing third in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:08.46, dropping 0.62.

Gulliver Prep was led by double winner Giovanna Musiello. Musiello won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:07.15 and 100-yard backstroke in 57.74. Teammate Elyse Wood won the 100-yard butterflk.

Mater Academy double winner Michelle Fernandez won the 50-meter freestyle in 24.13 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:04.84.

Pompano Beach won the 200- and 400-yard freestyle relays. Giuliano Brunetti won two events in the 200-yard individual medley in 1:56.53 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:43.30.

Juliet Radich of Cardinal Gibbons won the girls diving with 544.25 points and teammate Mason Starkman won the boys title with 381.65.

GIRLS TEAM SCORES

  1. Gulliver Prep 399, 2. Barron Collier 249, 3. Cardinal Gibbons 225, 4. Pompano Beach 201, 5. Somerset 175.5, 6. Jensen Beach 167, 7. Suncoast 142, 8. Mast Academy 119, 9. Estero 105, 10. American Heritage Plantation 97, 11. Mater Lakes 82, 12. Lely 68, 13. Dreyfoos 55.5, 14. Port Charlotte 54, 15. Bonita Springs 36, 16. American Heritage Boca Delray 33, 17. Lemon Bay 26, 18. Key West 14, 19. St. Brendan 10, 20. Cypress Lake 9, 21. Golden Gate 4, 22. tie, Mourning, South Miami 2.

GIRLS RESULTS
1-meter diving: 1. Juliet Radich, CG 544.25, 2. Madison Newman, JB 391.15, 3. Sophia O’Keefe, SUN 336.75.

200-yard medley relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 1:48.70 (Giovanna Musiello, Reese Rosenthal, Elyse Wood,, 2. Barron Collier 1:53.10, 3. Cardinal Gibbons 1:54.32, 4. Somerset 1:54.45 (Natalia Sibug, Sabrina Osorio, Sofia Osorio, Sofia Hernandez).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Brynn Stoneburg, JB 1:54.34, 2. Cadence Fort, ESTO 1:54.49, 3. Evelyn Balog, PB 2:00.53, 10. Natalia Sibug, SOM 2:06.37.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Giovanna Musiello, GP 2:07.15, 2. Lilia Blanco, PB 2:12.26, 3. Catie Laur, BC 2:13.92, 9. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 2:19.53, time drop 1.32.

50-meter freestyle: 1. Michelle Fernandez, MAT 24.13, 2. Caelan Burt, LELY 24.15, 3. Elyse Wood, GP 24.38.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Elyse Wood, GP 57.53, 2. Carsyn Ide, BC 57.71, 3. Catie Laur, BC 59.54, 7. Sofia Hernandez, SOM 1:01.28.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Caelan Burt, LELY 52.93, 2. Lilia Blanco, PB 52.89, 3. Jaclyn Nelson, CG 53.11.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Cadence Fort, ESTO 5:01.07, 2. Brynn Stoneburg, JB 5:10.74, 3. Julia Freshour, PB 5:15.59.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Gulliver Prep 1:41.10 (Aria Torretta, Reese Rosenthal, Cassandra Kraft, Sofia Ciperski), 2. Pompano Beach 1:42.93, 3. Cardinal Gibbons 1:43.49, 11. Somerset 1:50.29 (Mariano Pinto, Pilar Duranti, Marie-Elise Baptiste, Kaylee Del Rio).

100-yard backstroke: 1. Giovanni Musiello, GP 57.74, 2. Carsyn Ide, BC 58.63, 3. Nicole Creed, CG 59.56, 6. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:01.83, time drop 1.34, 10. Sofia Osorio, SOM 1:03.29, time drop 0.47.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Michelle Fernandez, MATE 1:04.84, 2. Reese Rosenthal, GP 1:05.66, 3. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 1:08.46, time drop 0.62,

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Mast 3:51.94 (Nicole Macedo, Kaia Zaney, Victoria Mopntalvo, Calla Kelbie), 2. Port Charlotte 4:06.53, 3. Dreyfoods 4:07.47.

BOYS TEAM SCORES

  1. Pompano Beach 238, 2. Jensen Beach 204, 3. Barron Collier 202, 4. Estero 200, 5. American Heritage Plantation 182, 6. Somerset 172, 7. Mast 150.5, 8. Gulliver Prep 138, 9. Mater Lakes 135, 10. Suncoast 116, 11. Lemon Bay 106, 12. Cardinal Gibbons 96, 13. Port Charlotte 89, 14. Dreyfoos 55, 15. St. Brendan 50.5, 16. Key West 42, 17., tie, Mourning, Bonita Springs 10, 19. Lely 5, 20. Okeechobee 4.

BOYS RESULTS
1-meter diving: 1. Mason Starkman, CG 381.65, 2. Sam Harvey, BC 367.80.

200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset 1:40.20 (Aldo Zepeda, Giorgio Rusconi, Enrique Rodriguez, Sebastion Fernandez), 2. American Heritage Plantation 1:40.45, 3. Mast 1:42.45.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Keanu Garnier-Chan, ESTO 1:43.86, 2. Anthony Hensel, PI 1:44.13, 3. Ayden Cason, JB 1:44.34, 4. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 1:44.37, 5. Agustin Rodriguez, MATE 1:45.55.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Giuliano Brunetti, PB 1:56.53, 2. Alessandro Pereira, AHP 1:57.74, 3. Kaleb Cason, JB 1:58.63.

50-meter freestyle: 1. Becket Koss, LB 21.58, 2. Brian Kirby, ESTO 22.20, 3. Christopher Warnken, BC 22.33.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Marcus Szabo, CG 51.13, 2. Becket Koss, LB 51.52, 3. Alfredo Dominguez, MATE 51.99.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Ayden Cason, JB 47.45, 2. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 47.72, time drop 1.60, 3. Keanu Garnier-Chan, ESTO 47.74, 5. Agustin Rodriguez, MATE 48.07.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Giuliano Brunetti, PB 4:43.30, 2. Alessandro Pereira, AHP 4:43.58, 3. Kaleb Cason, JB 4:47.11, 5. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 4:51.76, time drop 1.05.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pompano Beach 1:28.23 (Charles Wingold, Gianni Famiano, Giuliano Brunetti, Steven Gary), 2. Jensen Beach 1:28.95, 3. Mater Lakes 1:29.88.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 52.16, time drop 2.57, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 52.18, time drop 1.71, 3. Marcus Szabo, CG 54.75.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Anthony Hensel, PT 1:00.94, 2. Dyan Dam, DREY 1:01.89, 3. Juanfra Gudino, GP 1:02.24, 4. Giorgio Rusconi, SOM 1:03.04, time drop 2.85.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pompano Beach 3:14.81, 2. Jensen Beach 3:16.16, 3. Estero 3:17.02, 5. Somerset 3:17.58 (Enrique Rodriguez, Felix Gonzalez, Aldo Zepeda, Sebastian Fernandez).

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

NSU University School Girls, Westminster Academy Boys Sweep Tri-Meet; SOFLO’s Sibug, Rodriguez, Gonzalez, Zepeda Win


By Sharon Robb
FORT LAUDERDALE, October 13, 2022—With districts in two weeks, NSU University School, Somerset Academy and Westminster Academy continue to fine tune during the end of the regular season.

Host NSU University School swept the girls teams with a one-point win, 212-211 win over Westminster Academy and 203-176 victory over Somerset Academy. In the other matchup, Westminster Academy defeated Somerset, 212-202.

Westminster Academy topped Somerset 237-192 and NSU University School, 250-110. Somerset defeated NSU University School, 248-97.

Double winner Alexis Christensen led NSU University with wins in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:02.52 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:28.15.

NSU University School had five other individual wins and two relay victories.

Christian Clark of Westminster Academy was a double winner in the 50-yard freestyle in 22.86 and 100-yard freestyle in 49.10.

Double winner Salvatore Lanzafame led NSU University School with wins in the 100-yard butterfly in 54.66 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:02.38.

South Florida Aquatic Club’s Natalia Sibug of Somerset Academy won the 100-yard backstroke in 1:04.67. SOFLO and Somerset teammate Sofia Osorio was second in 1:06.85.

SOFLO and Somerset teammates Enrique Rodriguez, Felix Gonzalez and Aldo Zepeda led the boys’s team.

Rodriguez in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:51.81. Gonzalez won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:08.36. Zepeda won the 100-yard backstroke in 56.11.

COMBINED TEAM SCORES
Westminster Academy 449, Somerset 394
Westminster Academy 461, NSU University School 322
Somerset 424, NSU University School 300

GIRLS TEAM SCORES
Westminster Academy 212, Somerset 202
NSU University School 212, Westminster Academy 211
NSU University School 203, Somerset 176

200-yard medley relay: 1. NSU University School A 1:55.64 (Alexis Christensen, Rafaella Araujo, Ornella Giuliano, Liliana Novak), 2. Somerset B 1:57.78, 3. Somerset A 2:05.22.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Alexis Christensen, NSU 2:02.52, 2. Natalia Sibug, SOM 2:09.82, 3. Mariana Pinto, SOM 2:12.17.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Ornella Giuliano, NSU 2:21.06, 2. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 2:23.23, 3. Pilar Duranti, SOM 2:27.71.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Liliana Novak, NSU 25.95, 2. Sydney Gordon, WA 26.68, 3. Sofia Hernandez, SOM 26.71.

1-meter diving: 1. Blake Mackenzie, WA 219.75.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Ornella Giuliano, NSU 1:02.73, 2. Sofia Hernandez, SOM 1:03.22, 3. Sofia Osorio, SOM 1:06.17.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Liliana Novak, NSU 57.27, 2. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 58.07, 3. Isabella Bello, NSU 1:01.09.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Alexis Christensen, NSU 5:28.15, 2. Emma Kirk, WA 5:57.33.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Westminster Academy A 1:50.18 (Sydney Gordon, Daniella Gordon, Marley Scott, Pilar Lacaria), 2. NSU University School A 1:54.65, 3. Westminster Academy B 2:09.66.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:04.67, 2. Sofia Osorio, SOM 1:06.85, 3. Danielle Gordon, WA 1:13.62.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 1:11.22, 2. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 1:11.91, 3. Kirsten Habibi, NSU 1:28.84.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School A 3:53.99, 2. Somerset A 4:07.16, 3. Somerset B 4:16.02.

BOYS TEAM SCORES
Westminster Academy 237, Somerset 192
Westminster Academy 250, NSU University School 110
Somerset 248, NSU University School 97

200-yard medley relay: 1. NSU University School A 1:44.11 (Andres Teran, Salvatore Lanzafame, Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, Maverick Ross), 2. Westminster Academy A 1:44.18, 3. Somerset A 1:44.69.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 1:51.81, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 2:00.04, 3. Frank Malo, WA 2:25.35.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 2:08.36, 2. Giorgio Rusconi, SOM 2:19.76, 3. Maverick Ross, NSU 2:26.44.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Christian Clark, WA 22.86, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 23.08, 3. Mark Pekic, WA 24.16.

1-meter diving: None

100-yard butterfly: 1. Salvatore Lanzafame, NSU 54.66, 2. Andres Teran, NSU 56.74, 3. Josh Justin, WA 58.09.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Christian Clark, WA 49.10, 2. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 49.64, 3. Christopher Bennett, WA 58.39.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Michael Planakis, WA 7:54.12.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Westminster Academy A 1:34.13 (Christian Clark, Kyle Gayle, Josh Justin, Mark Pekic), 2. Westminster Academy B 1:47.01, 3. Somerset A 1:52.64.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 56.11, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 1:01.28, 3. Josh Justin, WA 1:01.97.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Salvatore Lanzafame, NSU 1:02.38, 2. Giorgio Rusconi, SOM 1:07.19, 3. Mark Pekic, WA 1:11.09.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset A 3:25.77 (Aldo Zepeda, Enrique Rodriguez, Felix Gonzalez, Sebastian Fernandez), 2. NSU University School A 3:25.92, 3. Somerset B 4:25.87.

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

King’s Academy Girls, Bolles Boys Win Woodson Team Titles; Erika Pelaez, Kaii Winkler Swimmers Of The Meet; Rodriguez Top SOFLO Finisher


By Sharon Robb
FORT LAUDERDALE, September 24, 2022–King’s Academy knocked off defending state girls champion Jacksonville Bolles to highlight the 58th annual Woodson Invitational Saturday at the Panthers’ pool.

King’s Academy, led by double winner Aly Bozzuto, individual winners Kiki Munna and Ava Fasano and winning 200-yard medley and 200-yard freestyle relay teams won with 298 points. Bolles was runner-up with 249.50 and South Florida Heat was third with 183.

Bozzuto won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:03.23 and 200-yard individual medley in 2:06.35. Munna won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:53.69. Fasano won the 100-yard backstroke in 57.81

King’s Academy won the 200-yard medley relay in 1:44.82 with Fasano, Bozzuto, Emma Herrera and Julianna Bell and 200-yard freestyle relay with Bozzuto, Fasano, Munna and Bell.

Bolles, with five individual winners and two relay wins, won the boys team title with 387 points. St. Andrew’s was second with 149 and Pine Crest was third with 132.

Host Pine Crest had two individual winners. Diver Allen Levitis continued his streak winning the 1-meter title with 527.40 points. Riley Botting won the 500-yard freestyle in 5:00.56.

Erika Pelaez and Kaii Winkler, both of South Florida Heat, were the Swimmers of the Meet.

Pelaez, 16, a member of the U.S. junior national team, was awarded the Ann Marshall Award after winning the 50-yard freestyle in 23.47 after going 23.01 in prelims and 100-yard freestyle in 50.96 after going 50.61 in prelims. She was also a member of the runner-up 200-yard freestyle relay.

Winkler, 16, also a member of the U.S. junior national team, earned the Andy Coan Award. He was second in the 100-yard butterfly in 50.59 after going 49.41 in prelims and second in the 100-yard freestyle in 46.36 after going 45.31 in prelims. He also anchored the winning 200-yard freestyle relay with teammates Nikita Efimov, Finn Winkler and Giulian Martin.

South Florida Aquatic Club had several swimmers compete for Somerset. Enrique Rodriguez was top SOFLO finisher with a fifth place in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:49.45 and sixth in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:50.38. Other SOFLO swimmers in the top 10 were Aldo Zepeda and Felix Gonzalez. Somerset was also fourth in the 400-yard freestyle relay with Zepeda, Rodriguez, Sebastian Fernandez and Gonzalez.

It was the first time in three years swimmers competed in front of a full house of fans after the pandemic.

The field featured 14 teams: American Heritage Plantation, Boca Raton, Bolles, Calvary Christian, Gulliver Prep, Immaculata-La Salle, Miami Country Day, NSU University School, Pine Crest, St. Andrew’s, Somerset Academy, South Florida Heat, The King’s Academy and Westminster Academy.

Bolles also had 40 swimmers competing at Saturday’s FSPA High School Invitational in Stuart.

58th WOODSON RESULTS
GIRLS TEAM TOTALS

  1. King’s Academy 298, 2. Bolles 249.50, 3. South Florida Heat 183, 4. St. Andrew’s 162, 5. Pine Crest 143, 6. Gulliver Prep 120, 7. NSU University School 56.50, 8. Calvary Christian 36, 9. Miami Country Day 30, 10. Somerset 28, 11. Boca Raton 26, 12. American Heritage Plantation 12, 13. Westminster Academy 10.
    GIRLS RESULTS
    200-yard medley relay: 1. King’s Academy 1:44.82 (Ava Fasano, Aly Bozzuto, Emma Herrera, Julianna Bell), 2. Pine Crest 1:47.92, 3. Bolles A 1:48.49, 10. Somerset 2:06.06 (Pilar Duranti, Sabrina Osorio, Sofia Hernandez, Mariana Pinto).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Kiki Munna, KA 1:53.69, 2. Giovanna Musiello, GP 1:53.77, 3. Erin Miller, SAS 1:54.54.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Aly Bozzuto, KA 2:06.35, 2. Emma Herrera, KA2:07.84, 3. Lila Higgo, BSS 208.75.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Erika Pelaez, SFH 23.47, 2. Ava Fasano, KA 24.02, 3. Anais Gedeon, SFH 24.45.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Elyse Wood, GP 56.80, 2. Alexia Sotomayor, SAS 56.92, 3. Julia Murphy, BSS 57.52.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Erika Pelaez, SFH 50.96, 2. Madi Sipowski, KA 52.44, 3. Kiki Munna, KA 52.82.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Riley Botting, PC 5:00.56, 2. Emma Herrera, KA 5:00.58, 3. Erin Miller, SAS 5:10.73, 16. Mariana Pinto, SOM 5:51.95.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. King’s Academy 1:35.36 (Aly Bozzuto, Ava Fasano, Kiki Munna, Julianna Bell), 2. South Florida Heat 1:37.23, 3. Bolles 1:37.36, 11. Somerset 1:55.73 (Marie-Elise Baptiste, Kaitlyn Barrios, Sofia Osorio, Alyda Mendez).

100-yard backstroke: 1. Ava Fasano, KA 57.81, 2. Elisabeth Eriendsdottir, BSS 58.01, 3. Giovanna Musiello, GP 58.58.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Aly Bozzuto, KA 1:03.23, 2. Sara Lin, PC 1:05.14, 3. Madi Sipowski, KA 1:06.67, 9. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 1:12.14.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Bolles 3:33.67, 2. King’s Academy 3:33.72, 3. St. Andrew’s 3:38.09, 8. Somerset 3:58.64 (Sofia Hernandez, Natalia Sibug, Sabrina Osorio, Pilar Duranti).

1-meter diving: 1. Alexyia Downer, BSS 434.55, 2. Millie Cochrane, SAS 364.05, 3. Kirra Reid, PC 314.20.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS

  1. Bolles 387, 2. St. Andrew’s 149, 3. Pine Crest 132, 4. South Florida Heat 123, 5. King’s Academy 105, 6. Boca Raton 91, 7. American Heritage Plantation 81, 8. Somerset 72, 9. NSU University School 55, 10. Westminster Academy 47, 11. Miami Country Day 40, 12. Gulliver Prep 31, 13. Calvary Christian 18, 14. Immaculata-La Salle 16.

BOYS RESULTS
200-yard medley relay: 1. Bolles 1:35.06, 2. King’s Academy 1:37.58, 3. St. Andrew’s 1:39.05, 9. Somerset 1:44.73 (Aldo Zepeda, Enrique Rodriguez, Sebastian Fernandez, Felix Gonzalez).

200-yard freestyle: 1. Alston Qin, BSS 1:42.64, 2. Kayden Lancaster, BSS 1:42.89, 3. Ambrus Barcsak, SAS 1:44.88, 6. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 1:50.38.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Carter Lancaster, BSS 1:53.55, 2. Landon Kyser, BSS 1:55.22, 3. Aidan Paro, BSS 1:55.34, 9. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 2:07.20.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Andy Kravchenko, BSS 21.41, 2. Finn Winkler, SFH 21.43, 3. Noah Smith, KA 21.54, 8. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 22.32

100-yard butterfly: 1. Aidan Paro, BSS 50.53, 2. Kaii Winkler, SFH 50.59, 3. Dylan Smiley, MCDS 51.18.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Andy Kravchenko, BSS 46.33, 2. Kaii Winkler, SFH 46.36, 3. Seth Tolentino, BSS 48.78.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Alston Qin, BSS 4:39.90, 2. Kayden Lancaster, BSS 4:40.21, 3. Alessandro Pereira, AHP 4:42.22, 5. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 4:49.45, 6. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 4:50.73.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. South Florida Heat 1:27.19 (Nikita Efimov, Finn Winkler, Giulian Martin, Kaii Winkler), 2. King’s Academy 1:31.52, 3. St. Andrew’s 1:32.46.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Noah Smith, KA 50.42, 2. Finn Winkler, SFH 51.02, 3. Carter Lancaster, BSS 51.91. 8. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 54.69

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Dylan Smiley, MCD 57.78, 2. Will Heck, BSS 57.91, 3. Cohen Barron Chiam, BSS 58.03

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Bolles 3:09.39 Anthony Whittall, Seth Tolentino, Landon Kyser, Kayden Lancaster), 2. St. Andrew’s 3:15.51, 3. American Heritage Plantation 3:20.78, 4. Somerset 3:24.37 (Aldo Zepeda, Enrique Rodriguez, Sebastian Fernandez, Felix Gonzalez).

1-meter diving: 1. Allen Levitis, PC 527.40, 2. Max Starkman, PC 383.70, 3. Ashton Jacobi, PC 378.05.

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

Cooper City, Somerset Split In Tri-Meet; SOFLO Swimmers Come Up Big


By Sharon Robb
COOPER CITY, September 20, 2022—Somerset girls and Cooper City boys won Monday night during a tri-meet at the Cowboys’ pool.

Somerset girls, led by SOFLO swimmers Kaylee Del Rio, Sofia Osorio and Sabrina Osorio, defeated Cooper City, 91-81.

In other girls’ matchups, Cooper City defeated Flanagan, 81-7, and Somerset downed Flanagan, 91-7.

Cooper City Cowboys, led by SOFLO’s Chris Hau, Derek Hau and Ethan McPeek, topped Somerset, 107-70, in the boys meet.

Somerset was led by SOFLO swimmers Aldo Zepeda, Felix Gonzalez, Enrique Rodriguez and Giorgio Rusconi.

In other boys matchups, Somerset defeated Flanagan, 102-44, and Cooper City topped Flanagan, 153-20.

Cooper City was led by girls’ double winner Georgina Henriquez in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:20 and 100-yard butterfly in 1:02.

Several South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers played key roles in their teams’ victories.

SOFLO’s Ava Kuznik anchored the Cowboys winning 200-yard freestyle. Alexandra Strong anchored the Cowboys winning 400-yard freestyle relay.

SOFLO’s Sabrina Osorio of Somerset won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:15 and was second in the 200 IM in 2:27. Kaylee Del Rio won the 100-yard freestyle in 1:04. Sofia Osorio was a member of the winning 200-yard medley relay.

The boys’ competition looked more like a SOFLO dual meet.

SOFLO’s Aldo Zepeda, Felix Gonzalez, Enrique Rodriguez and Giorgio Rusconi won events for Somerset.

Zepeda was a double winner in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:59.56 and 100-yard freestyle in 53.13

Gonzalez, also a double winner, won the 200 IM in 2:06.25 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:16.19. Rodriguez won the 100-yard backstroke in 57.90.

Zepeda, Gonzalez and Rodriguez were members of the winning 200-yard medley relay.

SOFLO teammate Derek Hau of Cooper City won the 100-yard butterfly in 59.78. Chris Hau, Derek Hau and Ethan McPeek were members of the winning 400-yard freestyle relay. McPeek was also a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS
Somerset 91, Cooper City 81
GIRLS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset (Natalia Sibug, M. Baptiste, Sofia Osorio, Kaitlyn Barrios), 2. Cooper City.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Natalia Sibug, SOM 2:12, 2. Evelyn Riling, CC 2:40, 3. M. Baptiste, SOM 2:23.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Georgina Henriquez, CC 2:20, 2. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 2:27, 3. Pilar Duranti, SOM 2:29.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Julia Hernandez, SOM 27.66, 2. Kaylee Del Rio, SOM 29.12, 3. Emma Utkovic, CC 31.16.

Diving: 1. Lily Hirsch, CC

100-yard butterfly: 1. Georgina Henriquez, CC 1:02, 2. Julia Hernandez, SOM 1:05, 3. Carleigh Schleicher, CC 1:08.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Kaylee Del Rio, SOM 1:04, 2. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOM 1:05, 3. Gabrielle Reed, CC 1:12.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Pilar Duranti, SOM 5:54. 2. Alexandra Strong, CC 6:05, 3. M. Baptist, SOM 6:29.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City 2:11 (Seimoni, Emma Utkovic, Evelyn Riling, Ava Kuznik), 2. Cooper City 2:31.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:06, 2. Sofia Osorio, SOM 1:09, 3. Alexandra Strong, CC 1:12.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Sabrina Osorio, SOM 1:15, 2. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOM 1:21, 3. Gabrielle Reed, CC 1:35.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City (Georgina Henrique, Emma Utkovic, Carleigh Schleicher, Alexandra Strong), 2. Somerset.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS
Cooper City 107, Somerset 70
BOYS RESULTS

200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset B 1:49.88 (Aldo Zepeda, Felix Gonzalez, Enrique Rodriguez, S. Fernandez), 2. Cooper City 2:02.75.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 1:59.56, 2. Derek Hau, CC 2:00.00, 3. L. Hussey, CC 2:10.91.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 2:06.25, 2. Chris Hau, CC 2:14.37, 3. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 2:15.25.

50-yard freestyle: 1. S. Fernandez, SOM 25.22, 2. Adlerian Corrieri, CC 26.12, 3. Yash Patel, CC 26.50.

Diving: 1. Evan Vazquez, CC, 2. Nick Dolton, CC

100-yard butterfly: 1. Derek Hau, CC 59.78, 2. Fernandez, SOM 1:02.03, 3. A. Vazquez, CC 1:06.66.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SOM 53.13, 2. Yash Patel, CC 58.25, 3. L. Hussey, CC 58.25.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 5:16.19, 2. Chris Hau, CC 5:26.87, 3. Sebastian Carrasiquilla, CC 6:04.01.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City 1:45.56 (Ethan McPeek, Yash Patel, Sebastian Carrasiquilla, A. Vasquez), 2. Cooper City 1:45.71, 3. Somerset 1:57.72.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 57.90, 2. Ethan McPeek, CC 1:04.07, 3. J. Sibug, SOM 1:20.36.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Giorgio Rusconi, SOM 1:07.91, 2. Adrian Corrieri, CC 1:07.53, 3. Bogdan, CC 1:14.32.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Cooper City 3:39.93 (Chris Hau, Derek Hau, Ethan McPeek, Adrian Corrieri), 2. Cooper City, 3. Somerset.
EDITOR NOTE: Some results were illegible and first names and times missing.

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

Pine Crest Panthers Sweep NSU University School, Somerset In First Tri-Meet Of The Season


By Sharon Robb
FORT LAUDERDALE, September 10, 2021—After competing in the Westminster Academy Relays and having its first meet cancelled because of bad weather, Pine Crest won its season-opening tri-meet Friday.

Pine Crest girls defeated NSU University School, 131-47, and Somerset Academy, 133-41.

Pine Crest boys edge NSU University School, 102-80, and topped Somerset Academy, 133-41.

The girls were led by double winner Isabella Chambers. The 17-year-old won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:57.68 and 100-yard freestyle in 54.82.

Pine Crest swept all three girls relays and won every individual event.

Ava Anderson won the 1-meter diving with 165.25 points.

The boys’ competition had more parity.

NSU University School swept all three relays. NSU University also had four individual winners: Max Fermayer, Marcelo Carrion, Karl Aimable and Michele Vandenbossche.

Diver Allen Levitis and swimmers Colin Nealy and Ronin Jones won individual events for Pine Crest.

Somerset’s Enrique Rodriguez and Aldo Zepeda also won individual events.

In one of the more exciting races of the day, Pine Crest teammates Lara Jones and Riley Botting battled it out in a close 100-yard breaststroke with Jones edging Botting, 1:09.16-1:09.64.

In another exciting race, Somerset’s Enrique Rodriguez out-touched Kingsley Bailey of Pine Crest in the 500-yard freestyle, 4:55.25-4:55.28.

In another close race, NSU University School’s Max Fermayer outsprinted Kingsley Bailey of Pine Crest to win the 200-yard freestyle, 1:49.01-1:49.81.

Broward Swimmer of the Year Julia Podkoscielny of Pine Crest did not swim. She was on a recruiting trip at University of Texas. She has already visited University of Florida.

COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
NSU University School 180, Somerset Academy 142
Pine Crest 233, NSU University School 127
Pine Crest 266, Somerset Academy 90

GIRLS
NSU University School 86, Somerset Academy 73
Pine Crest 131, NSU University School 47
Pine Crest 133, Somerset Academy 41

200-yard medley relay: 1. Pine Crest 2:01.79, 2. NSU University School 2:04.99, 3. Somerset 2:07.20.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Chambers, PC 1:57.68, 2. Lauren Balfour, PC 2:07.01, 3. Yardena Rubin, NSU 2:11.42, 4. Mariana Pinto, SS 2:12.60.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Sara Lin, PC 2:15.70, 2. Bella Egizi, PC 2:17.01, 3. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 2:18.29.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Esther Lin, PC 26.22, 2. Sara Lin, PC 26.49, 3. Sofia Hernandez, SS 27.24.

1-meter diving: 1. Ava Andersen, PC 165.25, 2. Alexia Lara, NSU 156.50, 3. Hannah Steele, PC 120.90.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Bella Egizi, PC 1:00.61, 2. Lauren Balfour, PC 1:02.70, 3. Kaylee Del Rio, SS 1:09.13, 4. Sofia Osorio, SS 1:11.22, 5. Mariana Pinto, SS 1:13.42.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Chambers, PC 54.82, 2. Sofia Hernandez, SS 1:01.15, 3. Sierra Leete, NSU 1:01.93.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Riley Botting, PC 5:08.56, 2. Lara Jones, PC 5:34.93, 3. Yardena Rubin, NSU 5:45.86.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pine Crest 1:45.48, 2. NSU University School 1:51.53, 3. Somerset 1:58.19.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Charley Goldstein, PC 1:03.10, 2. Natalia Sibug, SS 1:05.00, 3. Dylan Morris, NSU 1:06.28.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Lara Jones, PC 1:09.16, 2. Riley Botting, PC 1:09.64, 3. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 1:11.31, 4. Sabrina Osorio, SS 1:16.84.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Pine Crest A 3:48.32, 2. Pine Crest B 4:07.53, 3. NSU University School 4:09.82.

BOYS
NSU University School 94, Somerset Academy 69
Pine Crest 102, NSU University School 80
Pine Crest 133, Somerset Academy 41

200-yard medley relay: 1. NSU University School 1:43.44, 2. Pine Crest B 1:45.25, 3. Pine Crest A 1:46.09.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Max Fermayer, NSU 1:49.01, 2. Kingsley Bailey, PC 1:49.81, 3. Enrique Rodriguez, SS 1:51.41.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 2:04.66, 2. Angelo Martinez, NSU 2:08.00, 3. Wyatt Denhard, PC 2:08.24.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Karl Aimable, NSU 22.47, 2. Lucas Opperman, PC 23.46, 3. Victor Lago, PC 23.76.

1-meter diving: 1. Allen Levitis, PC 212.95, 2. Danyal Ghadiali, PC 199.75, 3. Ashton Jacobi, PC 178.20.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Colin Nealy, PC 54.60, 2. Angelo Martinez, NSU 55.69, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SS 57.03.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Michele Vandenbossche, NSU 50.24, 2. Roman Ferrara, PC 50.37, 3. Aldo Zepeda, SS 50.39.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SS 4:55.25, 2. Kingsley Bailey, PC 4:55.28, 3. Ronin Jones, PC 5:02.73.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 1:32.16, 2. Pine Crest A 1:34.75, 3. Pine Crest B 1:47.86.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SS 56.25, 2. Karl Aimable, NSU 59.26, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SS 59.83.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Ronin Jones, PC 1:03.43, 2. Wyatt Denhard, PC 1:04.17, 3. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 1:04.38.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 3:21.12, 2. Pine Crest A 3:22.40, 3. Somerset 3:33.59.

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

BROWARD SWIMMING, DIVING HONOR ROLL, WEEK ONE: SEPTEMBER 7, 2021


GIRLS
200-yard Medley Relay: 1. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:51.07, 2. Pine Crest 1:54.62, 3. Cooper City 1:56.78, 4. Somerset 2:02.59; 2020 TOP TIME: Pine Crest 1:44.00, AA-A (Julia Podkoscielny, Riley Botting, Esther Lin, Hanna Smith).

200-yard Freestyle: 1. Mallory Schleicher, Cooper City 1:56.65, 2. Kaitlyn Jorgensen, Pembroke Pines Charter 2:02.04; 2020 TOP TIME: Haley Cisewski, Pine Crest 1:52.95.

200-yard Individual Medley: 1. Sally Golding, Cooper City 2:13.42, 2. Victoria Torres, Pembroke Pines Charter 2:14.78; 2020 TOP TIME: Julia Podkoscielny, Pine Crest 1:59.00, AA-A.

50-yard Freestyle: 1. Isabella Hernandez, North Broward Prep 25.06, 2. Jenna Marie Brames, Cooper City 27.07, 3. Tamalia Blanchard, Archbishop McCarthy 27.14, 4. Grace Parnas, Calvary Christian 27.15, 5. Sofia Hernandez, Somerset 27.22, 6. Emma Quirk, North Broward Prep 27.54; 2020 TOP TIME: Erika Pelaez, South Florida Heat 22.52.

1-meter springboard diving: 1. Cara Barkey, Cooper City, 2. Samantha Moy, Nova, 3. Lily Hirsch, Cooper City, 4. Sarena Samuels, Nova; 2020 TOP POINT TOTAL: Kaitlyn Ross, St. Thomas Aquinas 478.15.

100-yard Butterfly: 1. Jenna Legaspi, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:08.50, 2. Sofia Osorio, Somerset 1:12.12, 3. Mia Escudero, Archbishop McCarthy 1:12.81, 4. Kaitlyn Consuegra, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:13.94; 2020 TOP TIME: Julianne McCranie, St. Thomas Aquinas 57.03.

100-yard Freestyle: 1. Isabella Hernandez, North Broward Prep 58.11; 2020 TOP TIME: Erika Pelaez, South Florida Heat 49.47, AA-A.

500-yard Freestyle: 1. Kaitlyn Jorgensen, Pembroke Pines Charter 5:28.57, 2. Sarah Vazquez, Pembroke Pines Charter 5:43.30, 3. Mariana Pinto, Somerset 5:45.03; 2020 TOP TIME: Riley Botting, Pine Crest 4:53.95, AA-C.

200-yard Freestyle Relay: 1. Pine Crest 1:46.76, 2. Archbishop McCarthy 1:55.68, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:57.13, 4. Somerset 1:57.46; 2020 TOP TIME: Pine Crest 1:35.60, AA-C (Julia Podkoscielny, Isabella Chambers, Riley Botting, Hanna Smith).

100-yard Backstroke: 1. Natalia Sibug, Somerset 1:06.15, 2. Jena Legaspi, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:07.31; 2020 TOP TIME: Julia Podkoscielny, Pine Crest 53.75, AA-A.

100-yard Breaststroke: 1. Victoria Torres, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:09.25, 2. Maria Legaspi, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:15.62; 2020 TOP TIME: Riley Botting, Pine Crest 1:04.61.

400-yard Freestyle Relay: 1. Pine Crest 3:42.13, 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 4:00.63, 3. Somerset 4:12.50; 2020 TOP TIME: South Florida Heat 3:33.84 (Erika Pelaez, Michaela Sierra, Mia Patton, Faith Suther).

2021 TEAM POLL

  1. Pine Crest, 2. St. Thomas Aquinas, 3. Cooper City, 4. South Florida Heat, 5. Somerset, Pembroke Pines Charter.

BOYS
200-yard Medley Relay: 1. Somerset 1:46.36, 2. Cooper City 1:46.64, 3. South Florida Heat 1:47.65, 4. Pine Crest 1:47.69; 2020 TOP TIME: St. Thomas Aquinas 1:38.65 (Lance Lesage, Jonas Santos, Jack Faulkner, David Garzon).

200-yard Freestyle: 1. Christian Tijero, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:52.34, 2. Zackary Harris, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:53.31; 2020 TOP TIME: Benjamin Gomez del Campo, American Heritage Plantation 1:49.79.

200-yard Individual Medley: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, Somerset 2:05.25, 2. Alex Golding, Cooper City 2:06.84; 2020 TOP TIME: Nikita Efimov, South Florida Heat 1:57.26.

50-yard Freestyle: 1. Derek Hau, Cooper City 23.21, 2. Egor Frantsevsky, North Broward Prep 24.1, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Somerset 24.50, 4. Julian Villarta, Pembroke Pines Charter 25.35; 2020 TOP TIME: Joshua Hanks, Pine Crest 20.61, AA-C.

1-meter springboard diving: 1. Nicholas Dolton, Cooper City, 2. Preston Gonzalez, Nova; 2020 TOP POINT TOTALS: Kevin Mendez, Pine Crest 579.50.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Christian Tijero, Pembroke Pines Charter 57.19, 2. Nathaniel Garrick, Archbishop McCarthy 57.49; 2020 TOP TIME: Dario Martin, South Florida Heat 51.31.

100-yard Freestyle: 1. Aldo Zepeda, Somerset 50.10, 2. Anthony Fernandez, Pembroke Pines Charter 54.75; 2020 TOP TIME: Joshua Hanks, Pine Crest 47.68.

500-yard Freestyle: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, Somerset 5:02.50, 2. Luca Hincapie, Pembroke Pines Charter 5:27.00; 2020 TOP TIME: Enrique Rodriguez, Somerset 4:49.34.

200-yard Freestyle Relay: 1. Pine Crest 1:39.43, 2. Pembroke Pines Charter 1:43.41, 3. North Broward Prep 1:45.10, 4.Westminster Academy 1:47.78; 2020 TOP TIME: Pine Crest 1:28.02 (Joshua Hanks, Luc Ferrara, Erick Zepeda, Victor Lago).

100-yard Backstroke: 1. Aldo Zepeda, Somerset 56.31, 2. Nathaniel Garrick, Archbishop McCarthy 59.02, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Somerset 1:01.78; 2020 TOP TIME: Lance Lesage, St. Thomas Aquinas 48.80.

100-yard Breaststroke: 1. Zackary Harris, Pembroke Pines Charter 1:06.97, 2. Giorgio Rusconi, Somerset 1:08.37; 2020 TOP TIME: Joshua Hanks, Pine Crest 55.53, AA-A.

400-yard Freestyle Relay: 1. Pine Crest 3:31.32, 2. Somerset 3:31.66, 3. Pembroke Pines Charter 3:39.63, 4. Archbishop McCarthy 3:49.50; 2020 TOP TIME: Pine Crest 3:15.76 (Joshua Hanks, Victor Lago, Luc Ferrara, Roman Ferrara).

2020 TEAM POLL

  1. Pine Crest, 2. St. Thomas Aquinas, 3. Somerset, 4. South Florida Heat.

THIS WEEK IN SWIMMING
SEPT. 8, WEDNESDAY

Calvary Christian, South Florida Heat at Pine Crest, 4:30 p.m.
Coral Reef/SR at Cutler Bay, 3 p..m.

SEPT. 9, THURSDAY
Coral Springs Charter, Douglas at Pines Charter, 7 p.m.
Ely, Boyd Anderson, Taravella at Western, 7 p.m.
Cardinal Gibbons, Cooper City at Pompano Beach 4:30 p.m.
Coconut Creek, Dillard, Plantation at Northeast, 4:30 p.m.
Coral Glades, Miramar at Coral Springs, 4:30 p.m.
Everglades, Fort Lauderdale at Cypress Bay, 7 p.m.
Flanagan, West Broward at St. Thomas Aquinas, 7 p.m.
Hollywood Hills, McArthur at Deerfield Beach, 4:30 p.m.
South Broward, Stranahan at Monarch, 4:30 p.m.
Piper, South Plantation at Nova, 6 p.m.

SEPT. 10, FRIDAY
NSU University School, Somerset Academy at Pine Crest, 4 p.m.

SEPT. 11, SATURDAY
Florida Christian Schools Swim & Dive Championships at Westminster Academy, 9 a.m.

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

Somerset Academy Sweeps NSU University School, North Broward Prep


By Sharon Robb
COCONUT CREEK, September 2, 2021–Somerset Academy Panthers swept NSU University School and host North Broward Prep in a Wednesday tri-meet.

Somerset girls defeated North Broward Prep, 93-51, and NSU University School, 81-75. In the other matchup, NSU University School topped North Broward Prep, 89-53.

In the boys’ competition, Somerset downed North Broward Prep, 93-58, and NSU University School, 85-70. In the other matchup NSU defeated North Broward Prep, 90-59.

Mariana Pinto, Isabella Hernandez and Sabrina Osorio were double winners for Somerset.

Pinto won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:09.56 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:45.03.

Hernandez won the 50-yard freestyle in 25.06 and 100-yard freestyle in 58.11.

Osorio won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:30.09 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:18.81.

Enrique Rodriguez and Aldo Zepeda were double winners for the Somerset boys team.

Rodriguez won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:05.25 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:02.50.

Zepeda won the 100-yard freestyle in 50.10 and 100-yard backstroke in 56.31.

For NSU University School, Yardena Rubin was a double winner in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:08.72 and 500-yard freestyle in 5:42.25. Rafaella Araujo also won two events in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:20.06 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:11.69.

GIRLS
Somerset 93, North Broward Prep 51

200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset 2:02.59, 2. North Broward Prep 2:16.60, 3. Somerset 2:20.75.
200-yard freestyle: 1. Mariana Pinto, SS 2:09.56, 2. Natalia Sibug, SS 2:11.65.
200-yard individual medley: 1. Sabrina Osorio, SS 2:30.09, 2. Madi Laski, NBP 2:33.91, 3. Shea Runsdorf, NBP 2:45.90.
50-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Hernandez, NBP 25.06, 2. Sofia Hernandez, SS 27.22, 3. Emma Quirk, NBP 27.54.
100-yard butterfly: 1. Sofia Osorio, SS 1:12.12, 2. Shea Runsdorf, NBP 1:17.40, 3. Madi Laski, NBP 1:21.11.
100-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Hernandez, NBP 58.11, 2. Sofia Hernandez, SS 1:01.81, 3. Kaitlyn Barrios, SS 1:04.60.
500-yard freestyle: 1. Mariana Pinto, SS 5:45.03, 2. Pilar Duranti, SS 5:47.12.
200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset 1:57.46, 2. North Broward Prep 1:57.66, 3. North Broward Prep 2:08.41.
100-yard backstroke: 1. Natalia Sibug, SS 1:06.15, 2. Sofia Osorio, SS 1:09.68, 3. Christina Saiger, NBP 1:17.04.
100-yard breaststroke: 1. Sabrina Osorio, SS 1:18.81, 2. Pilar Duranti, SS 1:23.75, 3. Marielle Lambrecht, NBP 1:28.64.
400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset 4:12.50.

Somerset 81, NSU University School 75
200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset 2:02.59, 2. NSU University School 2:04.15, 3. Somerset 2:20.75.
200-yard freestyle: 1. Yardena Rubin, NSU 2:08.72, 2. Mariana Pinto, SS 2:09, 3. Natalia Sibug, SS 2:11.
200-yard individual medley: 1. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 2:20.06, 2. Dylan Morris, NSU 2:25.10, 3. Sabrina Osorio, SS 2:30.
50-yard freestyle: 1. Sofia Hernandez, SS 27.2, 2. Kaitlyn Barrios, SS 28.8, 3. Isabella Bello, NSU 29.13.
100-yard butterfly: 1. Sofia Osorio, SS 1:12, 2. Liliana Novak, NSU 1:19.50, 3. Reagan Lowe, NSU 1:36.90.
100-yard freestyle: 1. Sofia Hernandez, SS 1:01, 2. Sierra Leete, NSU 1:01.98, 3. Kaitlyn Barrios, NBP 1:04.
500-yard freestyle: 1. Yardena Rubin, NSU 5:42.25, 2. Mariana Pinto, SS 5:45.0, 3. Pilar Duranti, SS 5:47.1.
200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 1:53.43, 2. Somerset 1:57.4, 3. NSU University School 2:17.18.
100-yard backstroke: 1. Natalia Sibug, SS 1:06, 2. Dylan Morris, NSU 1:07.10, 3. Sofia Osorio, SS 1:07.10.
100-yard breaststroke: 1. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 1:11.69, 2. Sabrina Osorio, SS 1:18.8, 3. Liliana Novak, NSU 1:21.35.
400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset 4:12.5, 2. NSU University School 4:22.52.

NSU University School 89, North Broward Prep 53
200-yard medley relay: 1. NSU University School 2:04.15, 2. North Broward Prep 2:16.6, 3. NSU University School 2:33.28.
200-yard freestyle: 1. Yardena Rubin, NSU 2:08.72, 2. Isabella Bello, NSU 2:29.19.
200-yard individual medley: 1. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 2:20.06, 2. Dylan Morris, NSU 2:26.10, 3. Madi Laski, NBP 2:33.9.
50-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Hernandez, NBP 25.0, 2. Emma Quirk, NBP 27.5, 3. Isabella Bello, NSU 29.13.
100-yard butterfly: 1. Shea Runsdorf, NBP 1:17.4, 2. Liliana Novak, NSU 1:1.950, 3. Madi Laski, NBP 1:21.1.
100-yard freestyle: 1. Isabella Hernandez, 58.1, 2. Sierra Leete, NSU 1:01.98, 3. Christina Saiger, NBP 1:07.4.
500-yard freestyle: 1. Yardena Rubin, NSU:42.25.
200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 1:53.43, 2. North Broward Prep 1:57.6, 3. North Broward Prep 2:08.4.
100-yard backstroke: 1. Dylan Morris, NSU 1:07.10, 2. Sierra Leete, NSU 1:10.41, 3. Christina Saiger, NBP 1:17.0.
100-yard breaststroke: 1. Rafaella Araujo, NSU 1:11.69, 2. Liliana Novak, NSU 1:21.35, 3. Marielle Lambrecht, NBP 1:28.6.
400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 4:22.52.

BOYS
Somerset 93, North Broward Prep 58

200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset 1:46.36, 2. North Broward Prep 2:01.5, 3. Somerset 2:01.85.
200-yard freestyle: 1. Sebastian Fernandez, SS 2:09.75, 2. Martin Viola, NBP 2:16.4, 3. Jacques Papescu, NBP 2:31.2.
200-yard individual medley: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SS 2:05.25, 2. Felix Gonzalez, SS 2:18.36, 3. Ryan Altimari, NBP 2:46.3.
50-yard freestyle: 1. Egor Frantsevsky, NPB 24.1, 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SS 24.50, 3. Beny Papescu, NBP 27.6.
100-yard butterfly: 1. Giovanni Gianfriddo, SS 1:05.75, 2. Ryan Altimari, NBP 1:06.3, 3. Giorgio Rusconi, SS 1:06.68.
100-yard freestyle: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SS 50.10, 2. Felix Gonzalez, 56.35, 3. Egor Frantsevsky, NBP 56.8.
500-yard freestyle: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SS 5:02.50, 2. Fabian Salvador, NBP 7:17.9.
200-yard freestyle relay: 1. North Broward Prep 1:45.1, 2. Somerset 1:55.66.
100-yard backstroke: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SS 56.31, 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SS 1:01.78, 3. Luca Wiersema, NBP 1:15.3.
100-yard breaststroke: 1. Giorgio Rusconi, SS 1:08.37, 2. Giovanni Gianfriddo, SS 1:15.50, 3. Beny Papescu, NBP 1:26.4.
400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset 3:31.66, 2. North Broward Prep 4:44.0, 3. Somerset 5:19.63.

Somerset 85, NSU University School 70
200-yard medley relay: 1. Somerset 1:46.3, 2. NSU 1:48.78, 3. Somerset 2:01.8.
200-yard freestyle: 1. Max Fermayer, NSU 1:54.36, 2. Sebastian Fernandez, SS 2:09.7, 3. Carlos Mendez, SS 2:54.0.
200-yard individual medley: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SS 2:05.2, 2. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 2:07.40, 3. Angelo Martinez, NSU 2:09.68.
50-yard freestyle: 1. Karl Aimable, NSU 22.58, 2. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SS 24.5, 3. Arthur Monastyrsky, NSU 26.72.
100-yard butterfly: 1. Angelo Martinez, NSU 55.95, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 59.36, 3. Giovanni Gianfriddo, SS 1:05.7.
100-yard freestyle: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SS 50.1, 2. Felix Gonzalez, SS 56.3, 3. Arthur Monastyrsky, NSU 1:02.91.
500-yard freestyle: 1. Enrique Rodriguez, SS 5:02.5, 2. Max Fermayer, NSU 5:02.60.
200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University 1:34.35, 2. Somerset 1:55.6, 3. NSU 1:57.28.
100-yard backstroke: 1. Aldo Zepeda, SS 56.3, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 1:07.97, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SS 1:01.7.
100-yard breaststroke: 1. Giorgio Rusconi, SS 1:08.3, 2. Giovanni Gianfriddo, SS 1:15.5, 3. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 1:16.75.
400-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset 3:31.6, 2. NSU University School 3:42.97, 3. Somerset 5:19.6.

NSU University School 90, North Broward Prep 59
200-yard medley relay: 1. NSU University School 1:48.78, 2. North Broward Prep 2:01.5, 3. North Broward Prep 2:36.7.
200-yard freestyle: 1. Max Fermayer, NSU 1:54.36, 2. Martin Viola, NBP 2:16.4, 3. Jacques Papescu, NBP 2:31.2.
200-yard individual medley: 1. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 2:07.40, 2. Angelo Martinez, NSU 2:09.68, 3. Ryan Altimari, NBP 2:46.3.
50-yard freestyle: 1. Karl Aimable, NSU 22.58, 2. Egor Frantsevsky, NBP 24.1, 3. Arthur Monastyrsky, NSU 26.72.
100-yard butterfly: 1. Angelo Martinez, NSU 55.95, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 59.36, 3. Ryan Altimari, NBP 1:06.3.
100-yard freestyle: 1. Egor Frantsevsky, NBP 56.8, 2. Martin Viola, NBP 1:00.8, 3. Arthur Monastyrsky, NSU 1:02.91.
500-yard freestyle: 1. Max Fermayer, NSU 5:02.60, 2. Fabian Salvador, NBP 7:17.9.
200-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 1:34.35, 2. North Broward Prep 1:45.1, 3. NSU University School 1:57.28.
100-yard backstroke: 1. Karl Aimable, NSU 59.53, 2. Sebastian Lobaton Vargas, NSU 1:07.97, 3. Luca Wiersema, NBP 1:15.3.
100-yard breaststroke: 1. Marcelo Carrion, NSU 1:16.75, 2. Beny Papescu, NBP 1:26.4, 3. Jacques Papescu, NBP 1:26.9.
400-yard freestyle relay: 1. NSU University School 3:42.97, 2. North Broward Prep 4.44.0.

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

Pine Crest Panthers Sweep District 11-2A Team Titles; SOFLO’s Augustin Rodriguez Double Winner


By Sharon Robb


CORAL SPRINGS, October 28, 2020–Defending state champion Pine Crest took its first step to a return trip to the state meet Wednesday at Coral Springs Aquatic Complex.

The Panthers swept the District 11-2A team titles for the second consecutive year. The girls and boys teams are in their second year of competing in a new classification.

The girls won with 629 points. Cardinal Gibbons was runner-up with 329 points.

The boys won with 522 points. Mater Lakes Academy, led by South Florida Aquatic Club’s Augustin Rodriguez, was second with 400 points.

Pine Crest girls were led by double winners Julia Podkoscielny, Hanna Smith and Riley Botting.

Podkoscielny defended her titles in the 200-yard individual medley and 100-yard backstroke. Podkoscielny won the 200 IM in an All-American consideration time of 2:02.45 and 100-yard backstroke in 56.27. She also anchored the Panthers winning 200-yard freestyle relay that won in 1:37.87 with Botting, Smith and Isabella Chambers.

Smith swept the sprint freestyles, winning the 50-yard freestyle in 24.22 and 100-yard freestyle in 53.22.

Botting won the 500-yard freestyle in 5:05.78 and 100-yard breaststroke in 1:06.87.

Pine Crest’s girls’ 400-yard freestyle relay was disqualified for an early take-off. American Heritage Plantation won in 3:54.84 with seniors Olivia Mason and Felicia Taylor, junior Eva Pierre-Antoine and sophomore Amari Porter.

Pine Crest was led by double winner Joshua Hanks. Hanks won the 50-yard freestyle in 21.22 and 100-yard breaststroke in 57.92. Hanks also led off the winning 400-yard freestyle relay that won in 3:24.69 with Victor Lago, Luc Ferrara and Colin Nealy.

Hanks was defending district champion in the breaststroke. Last year he also won the 200 IM.

Marcus Szarbo of Cardinal Gibbons was also a double winner in the 100-yard butterfly in 54.44 and 100-yard backstroke in 58.18.

Pine Crest swept the 1-meter diving titles. Sarrah Ghadiali won the girls title with 458.55.

Four-time defending state champion Kevin Mendez won the boys girls title with 540.35. Mendez was defending district champion.

Several South Florida Aquatic Club swimmers did well against a strong boys and girls field.

Mater Lakes sophomore Augustin Rodriguez won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:45.80 and 500-yard freestyle in 4:45.61. He also led off the winning 200-yard medley relay that won in 1:40.63 with SOFLO teammate Anthony Robaina, Anthony Martinez and Daniel Quijada and was a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay that won in 1:30.48 with Matthew Salas, Robaina and Quijada.

Other SOFLO top four finishers were:

Sebastian Lares of American Heritage Plantation, second, 200-yard individual medley, 2:05.98 and second in the 100-yard backstroke in 58.58.

Enrique Rodriguez of Somerset, third, 200-yard individual medley, 2:06.15.

Joseph Lee of American Heritage Plantation, second, 100-yard butterfly, 54.48 and second, 100-yard breaststroke, 1:01.19.

Anthony Robaina of Mater Lakes Academy, 100-yard freestyle, second, 49.65 and 100-yard breaststroke, third, 1:01.92.

Enrique Rodriguez of Somerset, 500-yard freestyle, second, 4:55.71.

Juan Camilo Rivero of Monsignor Pace, was third in the 100-yard backstroke in 59.31 and 100-yard butterfly, fourth, 55.40.

Barrios, Sabrina Osorio-Gomez, Sofia Osorio-Gomez and Sibug, third in the 400-yard freestyle relay, 4:10.27.

SOFLO’s Nicolas Rossi and Joseph Lee of American Heritage Plantation were members of the third place 200-yard freestyle relay that won in 1:33.21 with Kirill Prikhodko and Daniel Watson. Rossi was also a member of the runner-up 400-yard freestyle relay that finished in 3:34.26.

Somerset’s Sofia Osorio-Gomez, Sabrina Osorio-Gomez, Natalia Sibug and Kaitlyn Barrios, fourth in the 200-yard medley relay, 2:05.30.

Diego Nazario-Vazquez of Somerset, 100-yard backstroke, fourth, 59.59.

Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Felix Gonzalez and Enrique Rodriguez were members of Somerset’s fourth place 400-yard freestyle relay in 3:43.75.

Host organizers observed the most stringent of COVID-19 guidelines and social distancing. No club coaches were allowed on deck, only high school coaches, officials and volunteer timers per FHSAA strict guidelines.

Next up for qualified swimmers (psych sheets will be posted on fhsaa.org) is the Region 4-2A Meet, Thursday, Nov. 5 at Sailfish Splash Waterpark in Stuart.

The Region 4-3A meet, featuring St. Thomas Aquinas and Archbishop McCarthy, was also held on Wednesday at Miami Belen Jesuit. Meet organizers are not releasing the official results until after the diving competition on Thursday.

DISTRICT 11-2A RESULTS
COMBINED TEAM TOTALS

  1. Pine Crest 1,151, 2. American Heritage Plantation 651, 3. Mater Lakes 540, 4. Cardinal Gibbons 489, 5. Somerset 414, 6. Monsignor Pace 31.

GIRLS TEAM TOTALS

  1. Pine Crest 629, 2. Cardinal Gibbons 329, 3. American Heritage Plantation 278, 4. Somerset 213, 5. Mater Lakes 140.

GIRLS INDIVIDUALS
200-yard medley relay:

  1. Pine Crest 1:50.54 (Simone Vale, Sara Lin, Esther Lin, Isabella Chambers), 2. Cardinal Gibbons 1:55.58, 3. Mater Lakes Academy 2:04.44, 4. Somerset 2:05.30 (Sofia Osorio-Gomez, Sabrina Osorio-Gomez, Natalia Sibug, Kaitlyn Barrios).

200-yard freestyle:

  1. Haley Cisewski, PC 1:59.35, 2. Lauren Balfour, PC 2:04.91, 3. Addison Byrne, CG 2:07.30, 5. Pilar Duranti, SOM 2:11.46.

200-yard individual medley:

  1. Julia Podkoscielny, PC 2:02.45, All-American consideration, 2. Sara Lin, PC 2:18.23, 3. Lara Jones, PC 2:19.08, 5. Sabrina Osorio-Gomez, SOM 2:27.60.

50-yard freestyle:

  1. Hanna Smith, PC 24.22, 2. Isabella Chambers, PC 24.75, 3. Olivia Mason, AHP 25.36, 14. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOM 28.49.

100-yard butterfly:

  1. Esther Lin, PC 1:00.05, 2. Simone Vale, PC 1:01.38, 3. Lauren Balfour, PC 1:02.47, 6. Sofia Osorio-Gomez, SOM 1:06.94.

100-yard freestyle:

  1. Hanna Smith, PC 53.22, 2. Isabella Chambers, PC 53.82, 3. Eva Pierre-Antoine, AHP 55.80; 12. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOM 1:02.58.

500-yard freestyle:

  1. Riley Botting, PC 5:05.78, 2. Haley Cisewski, PC 5:19.17, 3. Flora Beleznay, PC 5:36.99, 5. Natalia Sibug, SOM 5:37.64.

200-yard freestyle relay:

  1. Pine Crest 1:37.87 (Riley Botting, Hanna Smith, Isabella Chambers, Julia Podkoscielny), 2. Cardinal Gibbons 1:44.72, 3. American Heritage Plantation 1:45.63, 5. Somerset 2:08.80 (Pilar Duranti, Kaylee Del Rio, Sofia Rodriguez, Alyda Mendez).

100-yard backstroke:

  1. Julia Podkoscielny, PC 56.27, 2. Simone Vale, PC 59.96, 3. Jaclyn Nelson, CG 1:01.64, 7. Sofia Osorio-Gomez, SOM 1:08.23, 8. Pilar Duranti, SOM 1:08.83

100-yard breaststroke:

  1. Riley Botting, PC 1:06.87, 2 Michelle Fernandez, MAT 1:07.08, 3. Sara Lin, PC 1:08.81, 6. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:13.55, 7. Sabrina Osorio-Gomez, SOM 1:15.47.

400-yard freestyle relay:

  1. American Heritage Plantation 3:54.84 (Olivia Mason, Felicia Taylor, Eva Pierre-Antoine, Amari Porter), 2. Cardinal Gibbons 4:04.77, 3. Somerset 4:10.27 (Kaitlyn Barrios, Sabrina Osorio-Gomez, Sofia Osorio-Gomez, Natalia Sibug).

1-meter diving:

  1. Sarrah Ghadiali, PC 458.55, 2. Ava Anderson, PC 450.30, 3. Kaylee Greenberg, PC 410.95.

BOYS TEAM TOTALS

  1. Pine Crest 522, 2. Mater Lakes Academy 400, 3. American Heritage Plantation 373, 4. Somerset 201, 5. Cardinal Gibbons 160, 6. Monsignor Pacee 31.

BOYS INDIVIDUALS
200-yard medley relay:

  1. Mater Lakes 1:40.63, 2. Pine Crest 1:46.13, 3. American Heritage Plantation 1:46.31 (Odin Farkas, Daniel Watson, Joseph Lee, Benjamin Gomez del Campo), 5. Somerset 1:53.42 (Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Sebastian Fernandez, Enrique Rodriguez, Jesse Lobo).

200-yard freestyle:

  1. Augustin Rodriguez, MAT 1:45.80, 2. Ronny Rueda, MAT 1:53.50, 3. Rithvik Marri, AHP 1:54.04, 8. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 2:00.68.

200-yard individual medley:

  1. Daniel Watson, AHP 2:02.73, 2. Sebastian Lares, AHP 2:05.98, 3. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 2:06.15, 7. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 2:17.68.

50-yard freestyle:

  1. Joshua Hanks, PC 21.22, 2. Daniel Quijada, MAT 22.17, 3. Kirill Prikhodko, AHP 23.21.

100-yard butterfly:

  1. Marcus Szarbo, CG 54.44, 2. Joseph Lee, AHP 54.48, 3. Anthony Martinez, MAT 55.37, 4. Juan Camilo Rivero, MP 55.40, 7. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOM 57.28.

100-yard freestyle:

  1. Daniel Quijada, MAT 49.50, 2. Anthony Robaina, MAT 49.65, 3. Kirill Prikhodko, AHP 50.27. 5. Nicholas Rossi, AHP 51.36.

500-yard freestyle:

  1. Augustin Rodriguez, MAT 4:45.61, 2. Enrique Rodriguez, SOM 4:55.71, 3. Ronin Jones, PC 5:03.87, 5. Felix Gonzalez, SOM 5:22.70.

200-yard freestyle relay:

  1. Mater Lakes 1:30.48 (Matthew Salas, Anthony Robaina, Augustin Rodriguez, Daniel Quijada), 2. Pine Crest 1:32.55, 3. American Heritage Plantation 1:33.31 (Kirill Prikhodko, Nicolas Rossi, Daniel Watson, Joseph Lee).

100-yard backstroke:

  1. Marcus Szarbo, CG 58.18, 2. Sebastian Lares, AHP 58.58, 3. Juan Camilo Rivero, MP 59.31, 4. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOM 59.59.

100-yard breaststroke:

  1. Joshua Hanks, PC 57.92, 2. Joseph Lee, AHP 1:01.19, 3. Anthony Robaina, MAT 1:01.92.

400-yard freestyle relay:

  1. Pine Crest 3:24.69 (Joshua Hanks, Victor Lago, Luc Ferrara, Colin Nealy), 2. American Heritage Plantation 3:34.26 (Nicolas Rossi, Kirill Prikhodko, Rithvik Marri, Benjamin Gomez del Campo), 3. Mater 3:34.79, 4. Somerset 3:43.75 (Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Jesse Lobo, Felix Gonzalez, Enrique Rodriguez).

1-meter diving:

  1. Kevin Mendez, PC 540.35, 2. Ashton Jacobi, PC 476.40, 3. Allen Levitis, PC 443.50.

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

American Heritage Plantation Tops Somerset Academy


By Sharon Robb

FORT LAUDERDALE, October 17, 2018—American Heritage Plantation swept Somerset Wednesday afternoon in the Patriots’ regular season finale.

The Patriots won the combined, 213-101; girls, 92-59; and boys, 121-42 team titles and now will focus on districts.

The Patriots won the girls 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays.

Olivia Mason, Gigi Leon, Julie Mason and Emme Hall were individual winners for American Heritage Plantation.

Somerset girls kept the meet close.

Katrina Del Vecchio was a double winner for Somerset in the 50-yard freestyle in 26.00 and 100-yard freestyle in 57.15.

Luna Delgado won the 100-yard butterfly in 1:06.87. Delgado and Del Vecchio along with Payola Inestroza and Kyana Castro were members of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay in 1:55.31.

In the boys’ competition, the Patriots won the 200-yard medley and 400-yard freestyle relays.

The Patriots won all eight individual events. Joseph Lee was a double winner in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:06.93 and 100-yard butterfly in 57.31.

Nicolas Rossi won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.93 and was second in the 500-yard freestyle in 5:16.87.

COMBINED TEAM TOTALS
American Heritage Plantation 213, Somerset 101

GIRLS
American Heritage Plantation 92, Somerset 59

200-yard medley relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 2:05.09 (Eva Pierre-Antoine, Emme Ham, Chris Prado, Olivia Mason), 2. Somerset B 2:12.00 (Kaitlyn Barrios, Natalia Sibug, Katrina Del Vecchio, Kyana Castro), 3. American Heritage Plantation C 2:24.18.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Olivia Mason, AHP 2:06.28, 2. Emma Ham, AHP 2:12.93, 3. Chris Prado, AHP 2:16.20, 4. Kaitlyn Barrios, SOM 2:18.00.

200-yard individual medley: 1. Gigi Leon, AHP 2:46.96, 2. Jeyra Mendez, SOM 3:04.63, 3. Megan Perlman, AHP 3:33.99.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Katrina Del Vecchio, SOM 26.00, 2. Thea Mckenna, AHP 27.06, 3. Julie Mason, AHP 27.28, 4. Kyana Castro, SOM 27.94, 5. Molly Weidner, AHP 28.52, 6. Natalia Sibug, SOM 29.43.

1-meter diving: None.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Luna Delgado, SOM 1:06.87, 2. Chris Prado, AHP 1:10.34, 3. Payola Inestroza, AHP 1:11.16.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Katrina Del Vecchio, SOM 57.15, 2. Olivia Mason, AHP 57.34, 3. Kyana Castro, SOM 59.09.

500-yard freestyle: None.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset A 1:55.31 (Katrina Del Vecchio, Luna Delgado, Payola Inestroza, Kyana Castro), 2. American Heritage Plantation A 2:02.75, 3. Somerset C 2:08.65.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Julie Mason, AHP 1:05.96, 2. Jamie Annis, AHP 1:16.62, 3. Isabel Rodriguez-Sanchez, SOM 1:20.81.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Emme Hall, AHP 1:12.53, 2. Thea Mckenna, AHP 1:13.28, 3. Natalia Sibug, SOM 1:13.62.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 4:01.90 (Chris Prado, Eva Pierre-Antoine, Molly Weidner, Thea Mckenna), 2. American Heritage Plantation B 4:04.71, 3. Somerset B 5:11.96.

BOYS
American Heritage Plantation 121, Somerset 42

200-yard medley relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation A 1:49.59 (Sebastian Lares, Daniel Watson, Joseph Lee, Nicholas Rossi), 2. American Heritage Plantation B 2:03.00, 3. Somerset 2:04.00.

200-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Escobar, AHP 1:54.06, 2. Sebastian Lares, AHP 1:56.15, 3. Jayden Scarlett, AHP 2:14.41.

200-yard individual medley:1. Joseph Lee, AHP 2:06.93, 2. Daniel Watson, AHP 2:16.62, 3. Odin Farkas, AHP 2:31.45.

50-yard freestyle: 1. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 23.93, 2. Evan Wang, AHP 24.90, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOM 25.00.

1-meter diving: None.

100-yard butterfly: 1. Joseph Lee, AHP 57.31, 2. Daniel Escobar, AHP 58.18, 3. Diego Nazario-Vazquez, SOM 1:00.37.

100-yard freestyle: 1. Daniel Watson, AHP 54.78, 2. Gabriel Munoz, SOM 55.19, 3. Evan Wang, AHP 56.34.

500-yard freestyle: 1. Sebastian Lares, AHP 5:08.62, 2. Nicolas Rossi, AHP 5:16.87, 3. Miguel Samour, SOM 6:55.50.

200-yard freestyle relay: 1. Somerset 1:46.00 (Diego Nazario-Vazquez, Edwin Reyes, Nicholas Santana, Gabriel Munoz), 2. American Heritage Plantation A 1:47.21, 3. American Heritage Plantation B 1:57.96.

100-yard backstroke: 1. Odin Farkas, AHP 1:11.06, 2. Jesse Lobo, SOM 1:17.12, 3. Alejandro Villate, AHP 1:19.53.

100-yard breaststroke: 1. Elias Levy, AHP 1:17.46, 2. Adrian Gonzalez, AHP 1:23.46, 3. James Mitchell, SOM 1:28.50.

400-yard freestyle relay: 1. American Heritage Plantation C 3:45.99 (Andres Villate, Daniel Watson, Nicolas Rossi, Tommy Windisch), 2. American Heritage Plantation B 3:47.21, 3. American Heritage Plantation A 3:56.12.

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