Week of February 20th Sophomore Parker Chan finished the season with 2 lifetime best times in the 500 Free and 100 Back. Parker finished 8th in the Prelims of the 500 Free with a time of 4:32.59 to give him All-American Consideration and put him into the Consolation Final heat for Saturday. Parker swam a lifetime best of 50.65 in the 100 Backstroke for a 16th place finish in an extremely fast event. On Saturday, Parker finished 10th overall in the 500 Free, securing an All-State finish and the Varsity record for Hinsdale South. Congratulations on an amazing season, Parker!
Week of February 13th The Boy's Swim and Dive Team placed 5th on Saturday at the IHSA Sectional Swim Meet hosted at Hinsdale Central High School. The Boy's did an outstanding job with 98% best times. Medalists from the meet included: Will Brewster, Andrew Henn, Kareem Alhammi, Jack Roh, Parker Chan, Andrew Petersen and Lukas Simkus. Congratulations and good luck to Parker Chan as he will continue on to the IHSA State Finals on Friday and Saturday (2/24 and 2/25) as he competes in the 500 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Backstroke. Congratulations to all the Boy's on a great season. All of your hard work and dedication to swimming truly showed!
Week of January 30th The Boy's Swim and Dive Team placed second on Friday night at the West Suburban Gold Conference Championship Meet. We had 100% best time performances on the J.V. level with swimmers: Daniel Tabor, Sean Walter, Shalin Rajguru, Ognjen Petkovic, Antonio Bosiljanov, Filip Angelovski, Kaj Grzybicki and Konrad Kremper. This was the final meet for our J.V. squad as their hard work paid off with outstanding swims.
On the Varsity level, the Boy's swam above and beyond their personal best times. First place medalists include: Will Brewster, Andrew Henn, Lukas Simkus, Parker Chan and Andrew Petersen. Stepping up, also placing with a medal and/or personal best times are: Jack Roh, Jason Krucek and Kareem Ahammi. Congratulations to Parker Chan on breaking 4 records at the meet: Conference, Pool and School records in the 100 Yard Butterfly, and a Conference record in the 500 Yard Freestyle. Congratulations to the whole team on a wonderfully night!
The Varsity Team will continue their season with Sectionals at Hinsdale Central (2/18/23) and the IHSA State Championship on Friday and Saturday (2/24/23 and 2/25/23)!
Week of January 23rd On Saturday, the Boy's Swim and Dive Team captured 6th place at LTHS Invitational. Scoring some personal best times with some very significant time drops included Filip Angelovski in the 100 yard freestyle, Antonio Bosiljanov in the 200 yard freestyle, Ognjen Petkovic in the 50 yard freestyle and Will Brewster in the 100 yard freestyle. Medalists include Lukas Simkus and a first place finish in the 500 yard freestyle by Parker Chan. Awesome job gentlemen! Good luck at the conference meet on Friday evening (2/3) hosted at Hinsdale South High School (diving will be held on Thursday evening (2/2) at Hinsdale South).
Week of January 16th On Friday evening, the Boy's Swim and Dive Team faced their first conference loss of the season to Downers Grove South. Lukas Simkus came away with a first place finish in both the 100 Yard Freestyle and 100 Yard Backstroke. Congratulations to Ognjen Petkovic for being nominated by his team members as "Man Of The Meat" for his outstanding performances.
On Saturday, the team finished eleventh at a Lockport High School Invitational. Medalist's included Lukas Simkus and Andrew Petersen. Our "Man Of The Meet" for his amazing 100 Yard Breastroke was Andrew Petersen as well. The Team has its final Invitational at LTHS on Saturday (1/28) before we focus on the finish of the season with Conference, Sectionals and State soon upon us!
Week of January 9th Congratulations to Boy's Swim and Diving for their victory on Friday evening against the Morton Mustangs. The team captured first place in all of the events. Great jobs by Antonio Bosiljanov for being nominated by his fellow team members as "man of the meet", Daniel Tabor for his amazing (over 10 second) time drop in the 100 yard Butterfly and Jack Roh for a time drop in the 100 yard Butterfly. Keep up the hard work swimmers and divers! Our next meet will be at Downers Grove South on Friday (1/20) at 5:00 P.M. On Saturday(1/21), the team will compete in a 15 team Invitational at Lockport High School at 10:00 A.M. Good luck to all!
Week of January 2nd The Boy's Swim and Dive team defeated Proviso West High School on Friday. On both levels, the Hornets had an outstanding meet with many personal best times achieved. Outstanding performances go to Daniel Tabor, Shalin Rajguru, Ognjen Petkovic and Kaj Grzybicki on the J.V. level.
On Saturday, the Varsity team placed 8th in their own College Events Invitational. Medalists included Andrew Henn, Lukas Simkus, Andrew Petersen and Parker Chan. Congratulations to Parker Chan on a Gold medal in the 500 Yard Freestyle! Our next meet will be away on Friday evening as the Hornets take on the J. S. Morton Mustangs in Berwyn at 5:00 P.M.
Week of December 26th On Tuesday December 27, the Boy's Swim and Dive Team placed 2nd at Lincoln Way Central in an eight team Swim Invitational. It was a great team effort by all of the boys as the meet was even through the last (400 Freestyle ) Relay. Medalists for the meet included: Andrew Petersen, Parker Chan, Lukas Simkus, Jack Roh and Andrew Henn. Congratulations Team for a wonderful performance! Our next meets include Proviso West on Friday (January 6) followed by College Events Invitational (January 7) both hosted at home by Hinsdale South High School. Please join us and help cheer on the Team!
Week of December 12th On Friday evening, the Boy's Swim and Dive Team defeated Leyden High School on the varsity level. Congratulations to Parker Chan on breaking the team Sophomore record and pool record in the 100 yard Backstroke and the Sophomore record in the 200 IM. The J.V. team, however, lost to Leyden but won all of their events. First place finishers included: Filip Angelovski, Antonio Bosiljanov, Ognjen Petkovic, Shalin Rajguru,and Daniel Tabor. Nice job J.V. swimmers, keep up the hard work!
On Saturday, the varsity team traveled to Bloomington High School for a 15 team Invitational. Thanks to some amazing swims, the team finished in third place (missing second place by two points). Medalists included: Will Brewster, Andrew Henn, Kareem Alhammi, Parker Chan, Andrew Petersen and Lukas Simkus. Please join us over break as we compete at Lincoln-Way Central on December 27, for another exciting Invitational. Awesome job everyone!
Week of December 5th The Boy's Swim and Dive Team is happy to be back in the water for the start of a new season. The Hornets defeated Addison Trail / Willowbrook Swim Coop. on Friday evening for their first conference win of the season. We are happy to have back returning seniors Andrew Henn and Will Brewster this year, bringing with them much leadership and experience to the program. We are very pleased to welcome new swimmers: Konrad Kremper, Ivan Atanassov, Antonio Bosiljanov, Ognjen Petkovic, Shalin Rajguru, Daniel Tabor, Sean Walter and lastly, Filip Angelovski (Filip will both swim and dive for us this season). Other returning swimmers include: Kareem Alhammi, Jack Roh, Lukas Simkus, Kaj Grzybicki, Parker Chan, Jason Krucek and Andrew Peterson. Congratulations to all on their opening win!
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