DCST Sweeps Ottawa And ILVY In Home Opener


DCST Sweeps 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 19th.  DCST come out on top beating both teams.  DCST swam well with 61 of our 88 swimmers who participated swimming career best times.   This accumulated to 104 of our 234 individual swims resulting in 44% career best times! 


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

Asa Andrews

Anthony Biundo

Nicholas Biundo

Mikenna DeSpain

Courtney Domroes

Will Dukes

Ava Farrell

Olivia Hall

Evan Harrelson

Sophie Lyle

Isabella Martinez

Andrew Martinez

Rosemary McMahon

Avelina McMurtry

Max Palacios

Levi Schamper

Delilah Swedrock


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, Rosemary McMahon, age 7, and Will Dukes, age 9, were selected as Big Dogs of the meet.