DCST Takes On Ottawa, FLVY, KKEE And ILVY In Home Dual Meet


DCST Takes On Ottawa, FLVY, KKEE And ILVY In Home Dual Meet


The Kishwaukee YMCA/Dekalb County Swim Team hosted Ottawa, Fox Valley, Kankakee and ILVY in their first home dual meet of 2022 on February 12th.  DCST swam well with 52 of our 60 swimmers who participated swimming career best times.   This accumulated to 107 of our 175 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

Esme Beckley

Silas Beckley

Amanda Buck

Bronwyn Butler

Chloe Domroes

Jessie Fredrickson

Colleen Goff

Olivia Hall

Evan Harrelson

Mikenna Heine

Kaytie Lehan

Sophia Lyle

Andrew Martinez

Rosemary McMahon

Camila Palacios

Jay Snyder


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, Harper Buffington, age 7, and Gabe Slater, age 11, were selected as Big Dogs of the meet.