Week of November 1st The Girls Swim and Dive Team finished their season on Saturday with the sectional meet at DGS High School. Congratulations goes out to the girls that accomplished their goals of reaching their personal best times. Medalists from the meet include: Lexi Smith, Lily Yurkovich, Maggie Johnston, Lanie Chen and Kamile Zinis. Awesome season ladies!!!
Week of October 18th The Girls Swimming and Diving Team placed Fourth at the West Suburban Gold Conference Championship meet on Saturday. Top Swimmers and medalists included: Lexi Smith in 3 relays and 100 yard Backstroke, Lily Yurkovich in 2 relays, Maggie Johnston in the 400 Free relay and the 200 and 500 Freestyle events, Lanie Chen in two relays, 50 freestyle and 100 yard Butterfly, and lastly, Kamile Zinis in two relays, the 200 I.M. and 100 yard freestyle. Personal best times were accomplished by Amy Driggers, Sofia Czarniecki and Leva Heininga. Congratulations girls on a well swam meet. Best of luck to the Girls Sectional Team which will compete in two weeks (November 6) at DGS High School!
Week of October 4th The Girls Swim and Dive Team lost to Downers Grove South High School last week. First place finishers included Kamile Zinis in the 200 Yard I.M. and Lanie Chen in the 50 Yard Freestyle. On Saturday, the girls traveled to Wheeling High School where they brought home nine out of twelve first place medals and a team championship at a six team relay invitational. Congratulations girls! Our next meet is on Friday, October 22 as the girls compete for the Conference championship in the West Suburban Gold championship Meet.
Week of September 20th The Girls Swim and Dive Team lost to Addison Trail/Willowbrook High Schools on Tuesday evening. We were able to recognize our seniors who included: Taeya Borek, Lexi Smith, Lily Yurkovich, Aava Farkohian and Julia Banka, on their last home meet for Hinsdale South. Congratulations ladies and thank you for all of your dedication. Top performances included Lexi Smith, Lily Yurkovich, Maggie Johnston, Lanie Chen and Kamile Zinis. On Thursday, the girls traveled to Hillside and defeated Proviso West High School with top performances by the whole team. Next week the girls will be hosted by Lemont High School on Tuesday and Morton High School on Thursday. Both meets are away and will begin at 5:00 P.M.
Week of September 13th This week the girls were away at Leyden High School and Centennial High School in Urbana- Champaign. In the Leyden meet, they lost 111 to 72. Despite this, the girls were able to score first in many events including: 100 Freestyle, 500 Freestyle, 100 Backstroke, 200 Medley Relay, and more! Hornets: Lily Yurkovich, Lexi Smith, Taeya Borek, Kamile Zinis, Maggie Johnston, and Lanie Chen were able to represent the Hornets in the Centennial Charger Invite, Hinsdale South placed 6th out of 11 schools. Great job girls!
Week of September 6th This week the girls hosted their first Invitational against West Chicago Co-op, Lincoln Way East, Lockport Township High School, Palatine Swim and Dive, Bloomington High School, Addison Trail Willowbrook Co-op, and Glenbard. The girls were able to get 7th place. Kamile Zinis was able to get 1st place in the 100 yard Freestyle (time: 55.5 seconds) and Lexi Smith received 6th place for her 100 backstroke (time: 1:07.81) Great job Hornets!
Week of August 30th The Girls Swim Team is back to the swing of things against Amos Alonzo Stagg High School and Riverside Brookfield High School. Despite the loss to Stagg and Riverside, the girls put in their best work! Some of our returning faces: Lily Yurkovich, Taeya Borek, Lexi Smith, Aava Farkohian, Amy Driggers, Julia Andrzejczak, Gabi Iliev, Maggie Johnston, Sofia Czarniecki. Some new faces: Kamile Zinis, Lanie Chen, Maya Chrzanowska, Samantha Aylward, Caroline Dunford, Ieva Heininga, Maggie Vacek. Could not be more proud of the Hornets!
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