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Mavericks' stars shine at CIF D-II Swimming Championships

Mavericks' stars shine at CIF D-II Swimming Championships

Prior to last Saturday’s CIF Division II Swimming & Diving Championships at Granite Hills High School, veteran La Costa Canyon Head Coach Patty Mackle lamented her teams’ lack of depth when assessing the chances of both the girls and boys squads of winning a section title.

It turned out Mackle’s concerns were warranted as the LCC girls finished second (311 pts.), edged out by repeat champion Cathedral Catholic (353) while the boys, with 223 points, were third behind Cathedral Catholic (344) and Bishop’s (241). But what the Mavericks lacked in quantity, they more than made up for in quality. The team trophies may have gone elsewhere, but LCC swimmers were definitely the stars...

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