Swimming vs Nordhoff and Carpinteria

1 School record

16 CIF consideration times

5 season bests

A Boys’ and Girls’ team sweep of two other schools.

One would expect those kinds of results from a championship meet but no.  Those were the results of Cate’s opening swim meet of the season in a double dual meet against Nordhoff and Carpinteria.




















Below are stand-out swims:

200 Medley Relay

Girls V: Athena Ke, Alekha Rao, Marissa Strauss, Meena Bahr – CIF consideration.

Boys V: Ted Pham, Franki Nieman, Jet Ochoa, Marcos Brasil – 1st, CIF cons, new school record.

200 Free

Girls JV: Stella Miester – 1st

Boys JV:  Zhengli Sieh – 1st

Girls V: Anna Disorbo – CIF cons

100 IM

Girls JV: Claudia Schmidt (exhibition) – 1st

200 IM

Girls V: Ophelia Ke – PR, CIF cons

Boys V: Cyrus Symington (while wearing a cast) – 1st, CIF cons

50 Free

Girls JV: Izzy Dewell – 1st

Boys JV: Zhengli S – 1st

Girls V: Nicole Teh – CIF cons

Boys V: Marcos B – 1st, CIF cons

50 Fly

Girls JV: Stella M – 1st

100 Fly

Girls V: Marissa Strauss – just .04 off her PR (which is extremely difficult to do in butterfly for your first race of the season)

100 Free

Girls JV: Claudia S (exh) – 1st; Izzy D – 2nd

Boys JV: Brian Payne – 1st

Girls V: Nicole T – 1st, CIF cons

Boys V: Cole Hillyer – PR; Frankie N – PR (5s drop!)

500 Free

Girls V: Anna D – 1st, CIF cons

Boys V: Jet O – 1st, CIF cons

200 Free Relay

Girls V: Meena, Alekha, Nicole, Anna – 1st, CIF cons

Boys V: Frankie, Cyrus, Cole, Marcos – 1st, CIF cons

50 Back

Girls JV: Eswyn Gray – 1st

Boys JV: Brian P – 1st

100 Back

Girls V: Ophelia K – PR

Boys V: Cyrus S (again, with a cast) – 1st, CIF cons; Ted Pham – 2nd, CIF cons

50 Breast

Boys JV: Daniil Garbuzov – 1st

100 Breast

Boys V: Frankie N – 1st; Jonathan Yoo – 2nd

400 Free Relay

Girls JV: Izzy, Emma Eskelin, Stella, Claudia – 1st

Girls V: Meena, Nicole, Ophelia, Anna – CIF cons

Boys V: Marcos, Ted, Cole, Jet – 1st, CIF cons

If you see any of the swimmers around campus, congratulate them on one of the best opening swim seasons in Cate’s history!  Special thanks to our timers for helping us run the meet and to Mr. White for assisting the coaching staff.