This season will be remembered fondly.
Not that there weren’t obstacles and adversity for Cathedral High School boys swimming 2020-2021. But even though the Irish faced both, the team finished strong and reached significant goals.
Considering the circumstances, that mattered a lot.
“Our seniors really stepped up,” Cathedral swimming coach Ashley Hill said.
The Irish boys, led by the senior class, won the City Meet. They then turned in a strong performance at the Section 14 meet by finishing fifth with 170 points – behi...
They maximized their potential, and reached a lot of goals.
The Irish did so with a team of dedicated, multi-talented athletes – and as swimming coach Ashley Hill saw it, that made the 2019-2020 Cathedral High School boys swimming season a success.
“We were more successful than many would have expected,” Hill said.
The Irish, competing with mostly multiple-sport athletes who weren’t full-time high school swimmers, not only won the City Championship in 2019-2020, they also turned in a solid sectional meet and met many of t...
Ashley Hill summed up the season with one word.
“Fantastic,” she said.
Hill, head coach of Cathedral High School’s boys swimming team, said the circumstances meant there was no other way to describe it.
The Irish, after the graduation the previous year of a strong senior class, established a foundation during 2018-2019 that should provide the core for strong seasons going forward. That made the season a success.
“With this group of young men, they have chance in the next two or three years to get back to where we were,...