Kelsey Lloyd and David Wang are CIF Swimming Champions!
Congratulations to Juniors Kelsey Lloyd and David Wang, who are the CIF Southern Section Division 2 champions of the Women 100 breaststroke and Men 500 freestyle, respectively. Lloyd, the defending CIF 100 breaststroke champion, broke her own school record in the Finals with a time of 1:02.21 to defend her title. Wang, the reigning Palomares League MVP, broke his own 500 freestyle school record during the prelims on Friday to earn the top spot and successfully won the event in the Finals on Saturday!
Below are all our Championship Finalists (Top 9 finishers) at the CIF Meet:
- Kelly Cheng – 100 Fly (6th place)
- Kathleen Gani – 200 IM (5th place); 100 Fly (7th place)
- Michael Lee – 500 Free (4th place)
- Prestin Li – 100 Breast (3rd place)
- Kelsey Lloyd – 200 IM (6th place); 100 Breast (1st place)
- Kelvin Vargas – 200 IM (3rd place)
- David Wang – 200 IM (4th place); 500 Free (1st place)
- Kathleen Gani / Kelsey Lloyd / Kelly Cheng / Caitlyn Kanemitsu – 200 Medley Relay (6th place)
- Kathleen Gani / Kelsey Lloyd / Kelly Cheng / Caitlyn Kanemitsu – 200 Free Relay (9th place)
- Aaron Tamura / Prestin Li / Logan Morales / David Wang – 200 Medley Relay (8th place)
- David Wang / Kelvin Vargas / Prestin Li / Michael Lee – 400 Free Relay (6th place)
School record breakers at CIF:
- Kelly Cheng – 200 Free (1:54.02) and 100 Fly (55.30)
- Kelsey Lloyd – 100 Breast (1:02.21)
- David Wang – 200 IM (1:51.88) and 500 Free (4:26.70)
- David Wang / Prestin Li / Logan Morales / William Huang – 200 Medley Relay (1:36.97)
- William Huang / Brian Li / Kevin Vargas / Michael Lee – 200 Free Relay (1:28.42)
- David Wang / Prestin Li / Kevin Vargas / Michael Lee – 400 Free Relay (3:10.75)
Because of their fast swimming and record breaking performances, our Girls Team ended up in 8th place while our Boys Team brought home an overall 4th place finish, our best CIF finish in school history!