Sion Cavana • CATHOLIC • Jr.
It was a year of important firsts for Cavana, who helped the Bears win their fourth straight Division I state title. The junior won the 200-yard freestyle in 1 minute, 41.66 seconds and the 100 freestyle in 46.88 seconds. Both times were the fastest swum in any of the LHSAA’s four championship divisions.
David Boylan • East Ascension • So.
Was the third-place finisher in the 100 backstroke at the CCSL Championships.
Grant Dawson • CATHOLIC • Jr.
Helped Bears win another CCSL title by placing second in the 100 backstroke.
Logan Gurganus • BRUSLY • Sr.
Had a third-place finish in the 100 breaststroke at the CCSL Championships.
Miles Jantzi • DUNHAM • So.
Won the 100 backstroke and 100 freestyle to net Division IV MVP honors.
Nick Lee • BRUSLY • Sr.
Division III MVP won the 100 butterfly and 50 freestyle at state and CCSL.
Tyler McCullough • CATHOLIC • Jr.
Had a second-place finish in 100 breaststroke at CCSL Championships.
Jonathan Mckeough • CATHOLIC • Sr.
Won 100 breaststroke at CCSL meet and also was the Division I runner-up.
Braden Nyboer • CATHOLIC • Sr.
CCSL runner-up in 200 IM and 500 freestyle was fourth in two Division I events.
Mason Nyboer • CATHOLIC • Fr.
Won the 500 freestyle at the Division I and CCSL Championships for the Bears.
Michael Padial • CATHOLIC • So.
CCSL 200 IM champ and 100 butterfly runner-up had two top-5 Division I finishes.
Jack Penniman • BATON ROUGE HIGH • Jr.
Led the way for the Bulldogs with second-place CCSL finish in the 200 freestyle.
Carter Richard • CATHOLIC • Sr.
Claimed third place in the 50- and 100-yard freestyles at the CCSL meet.
Lance Michael Rodriguez • CATHOLIC • Sr.
Helped Bears win another CCSL title with a third-place finish in the 200 freestyle.
Nicholas Romero • CATHOLIC • Sr.
Division I runner-up in 50 freestyle was CCSL runner-up in 50 & 100 freestyles.
Daniel Woodruff • CATHOLIC • So.
Finished third at CCSL meet in the 200 IM and the 500 freestyles.
COACH OF THE YEAR
Doug Logsdon • CATHOLIC
Another year brought even more success to Logsdon’s Bears. Catholic won its fourth consecutive Division I state title, its fifth in six years and also claimed an incredible 27th Capitol City Swim League title in a row.
Jolee Liles • Parkview Baptist • So.
Fast times were part of the story for Liles, who swam an All-American consideration record time of 4 minutes, 53.27 seconds in the 500-yard freestyle at the Capital City Swim League Championships. She broke a 20-year-old record by winning the 200 individual medley in 2:02.96 and was the Outstanding Swimmer in Division III.
Kirby Black • ST. JOSEPH’S • So.
Finished third in the 100-yard backstroke at the CCSL Championships.
Johannah Cangelosi • UNIVERSITY • So.
Won 200 freestyle; second in 500 freestyle at CCSL and Division III meets.
Abigail Cazaes • ST. JOSEPH’S • Jr.
Placed second in the 100 butterfly at the CCSL Championships.
Carley Foster • EAST ASCENSION • So.
Provided a highlight for EA by finishing third in 200 IM at CCSL Championships.
Olivia Huffman • DUNHAM • Sr.
Division IV Outstanding Swimmer had area’s top times in 50 and 100 freestyles.
Annalane Lee • ST. JOSEPH’S • Jr.
Placed third in the 100 freestyle at CCSL and Division I meets.
Madeline Lemoine • ST. JOSEPH’S • Jr.
Finished third in the 100 butterfly as a part of Redstickers’ CCSL victory.
Abigail Mawae • Dunham • Jr.
Division IV 100 breaststroke winner was second at CCSL, third in 200 freestyle.
Rylee Moore • PARKVIEW BAPTIST • 8th
Won 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly at CCSL and Division III championships.
Maddy Ogea • UNIVERSITY • Sr.
Scored key points for the Cubs by placing third in 100 breaststroke at CCSL.
Nora Scott • BATON ROUGE HIGH • So.
Division I champion in the 50 freestyle was second in the event at CCSL meet.
Bethany Seagraves • ST. JOSEPH’S • Sr.
Division I MVP won 200 IM and 100 backstroke at CCSL and Division I meets.
Bailey Stevens • EPISCOPAL • Sr.
Took second in 200 freestyle and third in 500 freestyle at Division III, CCSL meets.
Chanler Turnley • EPISCOPAL • Sr.
A double winner at the Division III meet in 100 freestyle and 100 breaststroke.
Jenna Van Hoogstraten • UNIVERISTY • Fr.
One of the area’s sprinters finished third in the 50 freestyle at CCSL meet.
COACH OF THE YEAR
Becca Barber Gilbert • ST. JOSEPH’S
Gilbert’s Redstickers continued LHSAA’s longest current swimming success story by winning their sixth Division I state title. SJA also won its 16th consecutive Capital City Swim League title with a team that relied on depth and quality.
Teams selected by the Capital City Swim League