Varsity Swimming



Overview


The Varsity Boys’ Swimming team won its sixth consecutive NCISAA Championship and the Girls’ team finished second in 2018. Both teams won the CISAA Conference Championships. The teams also established two new NCISAA records, two new CISAA records and six new school records.

Schedule


Opponent Date Time Advantage Details Score Status
vs.
Covenant Day School
Home Details Boys 1st 80-4; Girls 1st 65-24 CHANGED: The meet start time has been moved up to 4:10
Country Day School & Cannon School
Home Details Boys/Girls both swept the meet. See details for scores.
Queen City Relays
Away Details Boys 3rd; Girls 3rd - 3rd overall
Asheville School & Cannon School
Home Details Boys/Girls both swept the meet. See details for scores.
Country Day School & Covenant Day School
Home Details Boys team 1st in both meets; Girls won 1 and lost 1
Providence Day & St. Mary's School (Senior Night)
Home Details Boys 1st; Girls 1st vs PD, 2nd vs St Mary's
CISAA Championship
Away Details Boys 1st; Girls 1st
NCISAA Championship
Away Details Boys team 2nd; Girls team 3rd

Roster


Name Grade
Kennon Acks 9
Dilan Amin 11
Kieran Amin 10
Ryan Beam 9
Caroline Bell 10
Ethan Bershad 10
Brendan Bucci 9
Jackson Davis 11
Andy Dorsel 10
Evan Dorsel (captain) 12
Amy Dragelin (captain) 12
Jack DuPuy 10
Cam Egan 9
Sophie Egan 10
Lauren Fletcher (captain) 12
Jessica Flynn (captain) 12
Lindsay Flynn 10
Jack Gerden 10
Evan Goodgee 9
Sarah Hargrave 10
Josie Harper 9
Tyler Hill 9
Hannah Hollingsworth 10
Gabby Johnson 11
Mehr Khandelwal 10
Blake Kiefer 11
Stephen Kim 10
Abhinav Krishnan 10
Maria Llerenas Soto 10
J.B. Meanor 11
Connor Neely (captain) 12
Tyler Michelle Neltner-Devine 10
Evelyn Peters 11
Mary Catherine Pope 11
Donovan Sanders 9
Dan Schwarz 9
Abbi Snyder 9
Lane Tayloe 11
Kwame Thornhill 10
Sophia Vona 9
Olivia Williams 10
Alex Wu 9

Coaches


  • Head Coach
    Waldron
    A former swimming team captain at UNC Chapel Hill and North Carolina Masters Swimming record holder, Patty Waldron has been coaching swimming since her college years. She took over the helm of the Latin program in 2008 and has helped the Hawks earn 13 conference championships and six state championships. The Booster Club selected Waldron as the Coach of the Year in 2013 and 2017.
  • Assistant Coach
    Doc Collins
    Affectionately and respectfully referred to as Doc, Coach Collins has been teaching upper school math at Charlotte Latin since 1971. He began assisting the swimming teams in 1988 and also coached volleyball at the middle school and JV level for several years. Coach Collins had two sons graduate from Charlotte Latin, and he swims daily for fitness.
  • Assistant Coach
    Trimble
    Coach Trimble joined the swim team staff in 2017. She began swimming as a five-year-old on a summer league team and continued through college as a scholarship athlete at Virginia Tech. Coach Trimble was a two-year team captain, earned VT athlete of the week honors several times, won individual conference championships and achieved all-academic honors. She is the Sports Information Director for Charlotte Latin.
  • Assistant CoachCoach Keith swam competitively for

    Coach Keith joined the coaching staff in 2018. She swam competitively for SwimMAC (under Coach Waldron!) and the University of North Carolina, where she specialized in the 200 breaststroke and the 400 IM. Now she is an avid triathlete that has competed in the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii and the Ironman 70.3 World Championships. She is a certified USA Triathlon Coach and a fifth grade teacher in the Lower School.

Achievements


Boys’ CISAA Championships: 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Boys’ NCISAA Championships: 1975, 1976, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 2006, 2007, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Girls’ CISAA Championships: 2008, 2010, 2014, 2018
Girls’ NCISAA Championships: 1975, 19976, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992

All-Conference (Boys')

2018 – Ethan Bershad, Jackson Davis, Andy Dorsel, Evan Dorsel, Will Egan, Stephen Kim, Sam Mahoney, Connor Neely
2017 –Tyler D’Allaird, Jackson Davis, Will Egan, Ikenna Eruchalu, Sam Mahoney, Kieran Ragoowansi
2016 – Tyler D’Allaird, Will Egan, Ikenna Eruchalu, James Hardy, Sam Mahoney
2015 – Tyler D’Allaird, Jackson Dickey, Ikenna Eruchalu, James Hardy, Sam Mahoney
2014 – Jackson Dickey, Ikenna Eruchalu, James Hardy, Madison Jaulin
2013 – Michael Chadwick, Jackson Dickey, Chuma Eruchalu, Madison Jaulin, Hayes McCullagh
2012 – Michael Chadwick, Chuma Eruchalu, William Gardner, Hayes McCullagh, William McKinney
2011 – William Gardner, Noland Griffith, Collin Higgins, Hayes McCullagh, William McKinney
2010 – Michael Chadwick, Obi Eruchalu, William Gardner, Preston Griffith, Collin Higgins
2009 – Collin Higgins
2008 – Obi Eruchalu, Marshall Farrell, Preston Griffith, Charlie Higgens, Collins Higgins, Jack Landseidel

All-State (Boys')

2018 – Jackson Davis, Will Egan, Stephen Kim, Sam Mahoney
2017 –Tyler D’Allaird, Jackson Davis, Will Egan, Ikenna Eruchalu, Sam Mahoney
2016 – Tyler D’Allaird, Will Egan, Ikenna Eruchalu, James Hardy, Sam Mahoney
2015 – Tyler D’Allaird, Jackson Dickey, Ikenna Eruchalu, James Hardy
2014 – Tyler D’Allaird, Jackson Dickey, Ikenna Eruchalu, James Hardy, Madison Jaulin
2013 – Michael Chadwick, Jackson Dickey, James Hardy, Madison Jaulin, Hayes McCullagh
2012 – Michael Chadwick, William Gardner, Hayes McCullagh, William McKinney
2011 – Michael Chadwick, William Gardner, Collin Higgins, Hayes McCullagh
2010 – Obi Eruchalu, William Gardner, Preston Griffith, Collin Higgins
2009 – Collin Higgins
2008 – Obi Eruchalu, Marshall Farrell, Preston Griffith, Charlie Higgens, Collins Higgins, Roddey Player

All-Conference (Girls')

2018 – Amy Dragelin, Jessica Flynn, Lindsay Flynn, Matigan Simpson, Evelyn Peters
2017 – Amy Dragelin, Jessica Flynn, Elizabeth Lancaster, Evelyn Peters
2015 – Hope Dragelin, Leila Evans, Gretchen Grams, Elizabeth Lancaster, Rozhina McClanahan
2014 – Hope Dragelin, Leila Evans, Chapman Hughes, Elizabeth Lancaster, Rozhina McClanahan
2013 – Hope Draglin, Ashley Dyke, Chapman Hughes, Rozhina McClanahan
2012 – Lindsay Bosek, Hope Dragelin, Ashley Dyke, Chapman Hughes, Rozhina McClanahan
2010 – Lindsay Bosek, Ashley Dyke, Maggie Gardner, Caroline Higgins, Meredith Summers
2008 – Libby Farrell, Caroline Higgins, Amy Masters, Caroline Rand

All-State (Girls')

2018 – Amy Dragelin, Jessica Flynn, Lindsay Flynn, Matigan Simpson, Evelyn Peters
2017 – Amy Dragelin, Jessica Flynn, Elizabeth Lancaster, Matigan Simpson
2016 – Amy Dragelin, Gretchen Grams, Jessica Flynn, Elizabeth Lancaster
2015 – Hope Dragelin, Leila Evans, Elizabeth Lancaster, Rozhina McClanahan
2012 – Lindsay Bosek, Hope Dragelin, Ashley Dyke, Chapman Hughes
2010 – Lindsay Bosek

Collegiate Commitments

2018 – Sam Mahoney, Washington University in St. Louis
2017 – Ikenna Eruchalu, University of Pennsylvania
2017 – Elizabeth Lancaster, Auburn
2016 – James Hardy, Washington University in St. Louis
2015 – Hope Dragelin, Boston College
2015 – Rozhina McClanahan, NC State
2014 – Chapman Hughes, Columbia University
2014 – Madison Jaulin, Gettysburg
2013 – Michael Chadwick, Missouri
2013 – Ashley Dyke, Texas Christian University
2013 – Hayes McCullagh, Naval Academy
2012 – Lindsay Bosek, James Madison University
2011 – Leslie Hamilton, Centre College
2011 – Collin Higgins, Virginia Tech
2010 – Caroline Higgins, Virginia Tech
2008 – Charlie Higgins, Virginia Tech
2008 – Marshall Farrell, Ohio State

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