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Vermont Provides 10 New Swimmers to Second-Straight Enormous Recruiting Class (2021)


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The Vermont Catamounts ladies’s swimming program has reloaded with at the very least 11 dedicated athletes within the class of 2021. Along with the previously-reported Hally Laney, the defending Third-place finishers within the America East have additionally added:

  • Emily Rygula – Bartlett Excessive Faculty, Academy Bullets Swim Membership, Illinois (Greatest Occasions: 50 free – 24.36, 100 free – 53.04, 200 free 1:53.12)
  • Samantha Kissi – Patriot Excessive Faculty, Occoquan Swimming Inc, Virginia (Greatest Occasions: 100 free – 54.49, 200 free – 1:57.00, 400 IM – 4:38.18)
  • Jackie Home – Madison Memorial Excessive Faculty, Badger Aquatics Membership, Wisconsin (Greatest Occasions: 50 free – 24.35, 100 free – 53.81, 200 free – 1:56.78, 500 free – 5:01.56)
  • Sarah Hosking – Northampton Space Excessive Faculty, Blue Eagle Swim Crew, Pennsylvania (Greatest Occasions: 100 breast – 1:05.99, 200 breast – 2:25.99, 200 IM – 2:09.04)
  • Charlie Ramey – Fishers Excessive Faculty, Fishers Space Swimming Tigers, Indiana (Greatest Occasions: 100 free – 53.70, 200 free – 1:57.15, 500 free – 5:22.94)
  • Anna Shoudt – Moravian Academy, Blue Eagle Swim Crew, Pennsylvania (Greatest Occasions: 50 free – 24.84, 100 free – 54.45)
  • Bella Chiulli – Ursuline Faculty, Condors Swim Membership, New York (Greatest Occasions: 100 fly – 57.34, 200 fly – 2:11.47, 100 free – 57.34)
  • Alexis Torykian – Cathedral Catholic Excessive Faculty, Rancho San Dieguito, California Greatest Occasions: 50 free – 24.82, 100 free – 54.66, 200 free – 1:57.980
  • Lauren McCain – Roosevelt Excessive Faculty, SMAC, Washington Greatest Occasions: 100 free – 55.24, 200 free – 1:57.54, 500 free – 5:16.53)
  • Ellie Russin – Cardinal Gibbons Excessive Faculty, Marlins of Raleigh, North Carolina (Greatest Occasions: 100 fly – 1:00.17, 200 fly – 2:13.25)

The group may be very heavy on freestylers, headlined by the Wisconsin Excessive Faculty State Championship 4th-place finisher within the 500 free Jackie Home. Her finest time within the 500 free would have scored her within the high 6 of the 500 free on the America East Championships – a race that was already freshman heavy final season.

Within the different middle-distance freestyle race, Emily Rygula’s better of 1:53.12 within the 200 yard free would have put her within the A closing at last year’s America East Championships as well.

It took 54.57 to qualify for the scoring B closing within the 100 free ultimately 12 months’s America East Championships. Rygula, Kissi, Home, Ramey, and Shoudt all have finest occasions sooner than that.

The various class consists of swimmers from 10 totally different states and from coast to coast. The one geographic connections are Anna Shoudt and Sarah Hosking, who each practice with the Blue Eagle Swim Crew close to Allentown, Pennsylvania.

With 17 freshmen listed on the workforce’s roster for this season, the Catamounts are working arduous to rebuild their numbers after a number of skinny courses. The Vermont sophomore class at present has solely Three members, the juniors have 6, and the seniors have 3.

Vermont completed Third out of seven groups ultimately 12 months’s America East Championships. Their 493.5 factors had been properly behind 2nd-place UMBC at 759.5 factors and champions New Hampshire at 876 factors final season. With lots of their scoring-team swimmers ending out of the factors ultimately 12 months’s championship meet, the form of depth introduced by this class, with a number of scoring swimmers, is what Vermont must play catch-up with the 2 groups forward of them, although the freestyle occasions weren’t essentially the workforce’s largest areas of want.

Within the 100 breaststroke, for instance, Vermont didn’t rating any factors final season. Hosking’s finest time within the 100 breaststroke is only a few tenths from an A-final swim Hosking must also be a direct scorer within the 200 IM, the place final season New Hampshire scored 66 factors and Vermont scored simply 24 factors.

By comparability, within the 100 free, the place this class is so deep, New Hampshire scored 46 factors and Vermont scored 40 factors – a a lot nearer hole.

Dedication Photographs

Emily Rygula


Samantha Kissi

Jackie Home

Sarah Hosking


Charlie Ramey


Anna Shoudt


Bella Chiulli

Alexis Torykian

Lauren McCain

Ellie Russin


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