High School Roundup: Laguna swim teams perfect in OCL

Breakers boys and girls capture Orange Coast League dual meet crown at 5-0.

April 25, 2013|By Mike Sciacca

The Laguna Beach High boys' and girls' swim teams completed perfect Orange Coast League dual meet seasons and both repeated as dual meet champions after each defeated Saddleback Wednesday.

The Laguna girls claimed their sixth consecutive league dual meet crown by defeating the Roadrunners, 132-29. The boys' team made it five straight dual meet titles by winning, 134-36.

Both teams finished their league dual meet season 5-0.

"I am proud of the kids and I am looking forward to seeing them swim well at league," Laguna Coach Kari Johnson said.


Both Laguna teams will go after the overall Orange Coast League title when they compete next week at the OCL Championships at Costa Mesa High. The league prelims are Tuesday and league finals are Thursday. Both events start at 2 p.m.

The CIF Southern Section prelims are May 8 and the division finals are May 9, at Riverside Community College.

Event wins for the Laguna girls: 200-yard medley relay (Abby Cohn, Jenna Knott, Faith Hale, Maggie Renner, 2:05.19, CIF consideration time); Makenzie Fischer (200 freestyle, 1:59.92, CIF automatic time; 50 free, 27.07, CIF consideration time); Abby Cohn (200 individual medley, 2:30.06, CIF consideration time); Natalie Selin (100 butterfly, 1:10.44); Lexi Del Toro (100 free, 56.99, CIF automatic time); MacKenzie Baldridge (500 free, 5:38.66, CIF automatic time); 200 free relay (Hale, Del Toro, Sydney Saxe, Fischer, 1:48.72, CIF automatic time); Sydney Saxe (100 backstroke, 1:08.60, CIF consideration time); Jenna Knott (100 breaststroke, 1:16.25, CIF consideration time); 400 free relay (Del Toro, Saxe, Hale, Fischer, 3:59.81, CIF automatic time).

Other CIF consideration times: MacKenzie Baldridge (200 free, 2:07.87); Sydney Saxe (100 free, 58.44); Daniella Lucidi (500 free, 5:41.83); Kirra Nash (500 free, 5:47.54); 200 free relay (Renner, Selin, Haley Evans, Cohn, 1:53.18); Ally Jochim (100 breaststroke, 1:19.24).

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