20 Nov 2016

CHS Swimmers Win 4th Straight Division I LHSAA State Championship!

The CHS swim team won the Division I LHSAA State Championship on Saturday November 19, in Sulphur, Louisiana. The final score of the meet was: 

1.       Catholic High School 483
2.       Jesuit High School 450
3.       St. PaulÕs School 112
4.       Lafayette High School 99
5.       Sulphur High School 98
6.       Northshore High School 92
7.       Archbishop Rummel High School 90
8.       Hahnville High School 85
9.       Zachary High School 82
10.   Dutchtown High School 72

This is the 4th straight Division I LHSAA championship for the Bears, the 5th in 6 years and the 6th swimming championship overall. The seniors of 2016 are the first graduating class in Catholic High history to finish their careers undefeated for their entire high school careers and winners of four state championships. 

In the process, CHS set a new school LHSAA Division I and overall state record in the 200 medley relay (1:35.04 Grant Dawson, Jonathan Mckeough, Carter Richard, Nick Romero). The relay also achieved an All-American consideration time. 

The Bears won 4 out of 11 events in route to setting a new school record for points at the state meet. Sion Cavana (200 free, 100 free) and Mason Nyboer (500 free) were individual winners for the Bears. 

Scoring for the Bears: 

200 Medley Relay 1st: *School, LHSAA Div.1, Composite STATE RECORD Grant Dawson, Jonathan Mckeough, Carter Richard, Nick Romero
200 Free: 1st: Sion Cavana, 3rd: Lance Michael Rodriguez, 6th: Mason Nyboer, 8th: Will de la Bretonne
200 IM: 3rd: Michael Padial, 4th Braden Nyboer, 6th: Daniel Woodruff, 10th: Jason Marxsen 
50 Free: 2nd: Nick Romero, 6th: Carter Richard, 12th: Jonathan Mckeough 
100 Fly: 4th: Carter Richard, 5th: Michael Padial, 6th: Will de la Bretonne
100 Free: 1st: Sion Cavana, 4th: Nick Romero, 8th: Lance Michael Rodriguez, 14th: Landon Godso
500 Free: 1st: Mason Nyoboer, 2nd: Braden Nyboer, 5th: Daniel Woodruff, 9th: Nicholas Domingue
200 Free Relay: 2nd: Sion Cavana, Carter Richard, Braden Nyboer, Nick Romero
100 Back: 4th: Grant Dawson, 7th: Blake Pizzolato, 11th: Jason Marxsen, 12th Cameron Richard
100 Breast: 2nd: Jonathan Mckeough, 6th: Tyler Mccullough, 10th: Jack Lopoo, 14th Landon Godso
400 Free Relay: 2nd: Sion Cavana, Michael Padial, Braden Nyboer, Lance Michael Rodriguez