DCST Comes Out Ahead Of Cary And Kankakee


DCST Comes Out Ahead Of Cary And Kankakee


The Kishwaukee YMCA/Dekalb County Swim Team hosted Cary and Kankakee in a home dual meet on June 14th.  DCST swam well with 50 of our 71 swimmers who participated swimming career best times.   This accumulated to 94 of our 200 individual swims resulting in 47% career best times! 


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

Silas Beckley

Emma Bloyd

Jon Boonstra

Bronwyn Butler

Leo Clapp Duhau

Jacob Foltz

Paul Groza

Zoe Heredia

Gabriella Lesatz

Connor Matheny

Luke Oland

Amir Rafea

Norah Shearer

Delilah Swedrock

Darius Walden


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, Zoe Heredia, age 10, and Jon Boonstra, age 13, were selected as Big Dogs of the meet.