Swim Teams Defeat Hillsboro in First Meet of the Season


Sam Hull

Two swimmers wear their deck coats as they watch their teammates compete.

Last Friday, Dec. 7, both La Salle swim teams prevailed in their first meet of the season against Hillsboro at North Clackamas Aquatic Park. The girls won 87-81, while the boys won 88-80.

Here are a few photos capturing the action from last week’s competition.


The team waits at the edge of the pool as each member does a warm up lap.


Senior Dani Rinz gives sophomore Toby Schram a hug as the team warms up.


Senior Samantha Kar gets ready to dive off the block.


Sophomore Zachary Williams swims butterfly down the center lane.


Junior Kalei Carter dives into her 100 yard butterfly race.


Senior Tony Bulbes competes in the 100 yard backstroke.


Senior Samantha Kar competing in the 50 yard freestyle.


Swimmers from both teams diving off the starting blocks.


Senior Reed Metzler-Gilbertz waiting to compete.


As the anchor for the 200 free relay, sophomore Toby Schram dives into the pool to complete the race.


Senior Ben Robinson swims the backstroke down the center lane.

Next up, the swim team will be competing against Scappoose on Jan. 4.