Swim and dive team wins season opener

November 20, 2013

The Madeira varsity swim and dive team opened their 2013-2014 season with a 92-78 win over the National Cathedral School.

Individual event winners for Madeira were Kylie Jordan ’16 (200 IM, 100 FL), Romi Gould ’17 (200 FR, 500 FR), Farrin Saba ’15 (50 FR) and Nora Canellakis ’16 (100 FR). Madeira also won the 200 medley relay with the team of Saba, Jordan, Michaela Saunders ’14, Gould.

“We swam a strong meet for so early in the season” said Madeira coach Rod Montrie. “We have a have a lot of young swimmers and I was really proud of the way they handled their first competition.”

“Juniors Stephanie Royer and Marina Pearce had some great swims and seniors Aerryn Rees, Rachel Tate and Marina Jackson were also big contributors.”

Madeira’s next meet is on Tuesday, Dec. 11th at the Holton Arms School.