January 27, 2016
CONGRATULATIONS to ALL Varsity Swimmers!
The JIS Varsity Girls and Boys Swim Team traveled to their IASAS meet at the Singapore American School January 27 - 31 to compete against the Singapore American School, the International School of Bangkok, the International School of Kuala Lumpur, Taipei American School and the International School of Manila.
The Girls’ team won 2nd place, earning the Silver medal while the Boys’ team came in 1st place, winning Gold! This was the best showing by our team a long time and the first time JIS brought home the coveted IASAS plaque in swimming since 2003!!
The following JIS Varsity records were broken:
Lilli Seubert - Girls 100m Breaststroke (1:20.04)
Veronica Stureborg - Girls 100m Butterfly (1:07.52) AND 100m Backstroke (1:07.18)
Audree Khalishah - Girls 50m Butterfly (29.91)
Arief Rowe - Boys 100m Freestyle (52.67) AND 50m Freestyle (23.92) which was also an IASAS record!!
Audree Khalishah, Clarissa Gunadharma, Kelly Arifin and Sally Rakestraw - Girls 4x50m Freestyle Relay (1:58.24)
Stephanie Kieft, Lilli Seubert, Veronica Stureborg, Jade Dharmadji - Girls 4x100m Medley Relay (4:42.50)
Each swimmer performed admirably with personal best swims by all! Way to go JIS Dragons!!
Girls Varsity Team: Kelly Arifin, Jade Dharmadji, Clarissa Gunadharma, Audree Khalishah, Stephanie Kieft, Aki Kurihara, Cliona O’Hanlon, Sally Rakestraw, Lilli Seubert, Veronica Stureborg, Riwa Tamai, Sammy Utama
Boys Varsity Team: Jarrod Barber, John Bergin, Simon Langer, Raphael Lee, Nirhan Nurjadin, Nicholas Parris, Arief Rowe, Rizal Rowe, Kainoa Sastra, Lukas Seubert, YeHwan Shin, Harrison Watson