Congratulations to St. John’s Varsity Swimming and Diving for winning the 2014 Houston Private School Championships for the first time.
St. John's swimmers and divers finished at the top of a 19-team field, a first for the Maverick Swimming and Diving program.
The Mavericks trailed late in the contest until Elena Skaribas '15 took first place in the girls 100 yard breaststroke followed by Grace Wilson's '17 placement in the championship finals. Jeffrey Fastow '14 finished high in the championship finals of the boys 100 yard breaststroke. Skaribas '15 won the girls' 500 yard freestyle followed by a second place finish from Lauren Jhin '16, and a fourth-place showing by Chloe Desjardins '14. Daniel Bland '14 finished the scoring for St. John's with a sixth place finish in the boys 500 freestyle. Skaribas was the high point swimmer of the meet.
The team will hit the finish line of the 2013-14 season at the SPC Championship meet in the Conroe ISC Natatorium on February 15th.