DCST Dunks Ottawa And ILVY In Home Opener


DCST Dunks Ottawa And ILVY In Home Opener


The Kishwaukee YMCA/Dekalb County Swim Team hosted Ottawa and ILVY in their first home meet of the season on October 23rd.  DCST came out on top beating both teams.  DCST swam well with 40 of our 52 swimmers who participated swimming career best times.   This accumulated to 72 of our 118 individual swims resulting in 61% career best times! 


The following swimmers had outstanding meets swimming best times in all of their individual events:

Stella Anderson

Logan Borth

Amanda Buck

Harper Buffington

Bronwyn Butler

Courtney Domroes

Kate Farrell

Sonja Flatter

Colleen Goff

Matteo Graham

Olivia Hall

Will Johnson

Oraya Karkavatsos-Ziegler

Kristian Lacy

Sophia Lyle

Lily Mangino

Rosemary McMahon

Sydney Novey

Amir Rafea

Jackson Rouse

Levi Schamper

Grayson Sullivan

Liam Voirin


After each meet, the coaching staff picks two swimmers, one girl and one boy, as the “Big Dogs" of the meet. Big Dogs are not only selected on their performance in the meet, but the coaches also take into consideration the swimmer’s practice attendance, work ethic, team spirit and sportsmanship. For this meet, Bronwyn Butler, age 11, and Will Johnson, age 6, were selected as Big Dogs of the meet.