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The St. Francis varsity placed fourth overall with just four
swimmers scoring 93 points at the Sac-Joaquin Section Swimming
Championships held at Tokay High School. Davis won the
varsity title with 314 points followed by Granite Bay with 248
and Lodi with 165.
The Troubadours advanced four swimmers in a combined
four finals events and two relays. Sophomore Emma
Peters had the best finish with a ninth-place in the 200y
freestyle, while she finished 12th in the 100y freestyle.
LODI, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming and diving team won the
Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Frosh/Soph title and finished
fourth overall in the varsity meet, completing a successful two
days at Tokay High School.
“It is a fulfillment of all the hard work, early mornings,
countless yardage and an overall whole team effort,” said Head
Coach Richard Levin.
St. Francis won the Frosh/Soph title for the second consecutive
season, taking the Division I title in the new format that
divided the meet into three different divisions.
LODI, Calif. – Senior Emily Bartylla accomplished what every
athlete hopes for in their final performance, swimming a
personal-best in her signature event.
“She did a 1:10 as a freshman and she had not broken it since in
high school,” said Head Coach Richard Levin. “To do that in her
final swim, we both shared a tear together. It was a great way to
send her off.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming and diving team
finished second overall to Davis at the 2018 Della League
Championships. The Blue Devils out-scored the Troubies 615-504 at
American River College. Overall, the team placed 18 swimmers in
‘A’ Finals and recorded eight top-three finishes in the meet
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Nine St. Francis Catholic High School
seniors representing seven different sports made commitments or
signed National Letters-of-Intent to play sports in college next
fall at a ceremony at the school today.
“It was what I have been waiting for,” said senior Logan Kelly
from Rio Linda, who signed with Lewis & Clark College. “It was
exciting and I was so glad to get to sign with all the girls from
my class. It was a really neat ceremony and I am so grateful for
everyone who was a part of it.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – St. Francis swimmer Emily Bartylla will swim
at Occidental this fall and is excited to compete for the Tigers
“When I visited on my overnight, the team did everything they
could to make my visit really special,” said Bartylla. “I
attended five classes with four different people and I got to get
in the pool with them. I really got to experience their
atmosphere and how they balance their practices with academic
success. It was the main factor in my decision.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming and diving team
posted 118-50 victory over Pleasant Grove on Wednesday at Jesuit
“Today was the first time having all of our USA swimmers from the
area together and see what our relays look like stacked and
loaded,” said Head Coach Richard Levin. “They are solid.”
The Troubadours opened the meet winning the 200-yard medley relay
with sophomore Kendall Houck, sophomore Emma Hollenbach, junior
Hannah Parulan and sophomore Chloe Beebout combining for a time
The St. Francis varsity placed sixth overall at the
Sac-Joaquin Section Swimming Championships held at Tokay High
School. Davis won the varsity title with 273 points to edge
Granite Bay 273-268.5 followed by Rio Americano (261), Lodi (141)
and Oak Ridge (124) ahead of St.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – St. Francis water polo and swimmer Kayla
Wehner has been selected as the school’s valedictorian and will
address her class Thursday night at the graduation ceremony at
“It was really exciting for me,” said Wehner of her honor. “As a
freshman I could not have imagined being the valedictorian.
Seeing that working really hard in all my classes and things
outside of school was able to pay off, it was really cool.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – St. Francis had 30 Troubadours represented
on the 2016-17 SportStars River Cats All-City teams announced
before Sunday’s game with against the Nashville Sounds. Overall,
SportStars Magazine celebrated 500 athletes at the eighth annual
LODI, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming and diving teams finished
the 2017 season in style by winning the Frosh/Soph division at
the Sac-Joaquin Section Championships and placing sixth overall
in the varsity meet.
“It is amazing winning the team championship as a freshman,
swimming with all of my friends,” said Chloe Beebout. “I am
really excited. There are so many good freshman and sophomores
when we get to our senior year on the varsity team, we are going
to kill it.”
LODI, Calif. – With a roster dominated with youthful standouts,
the St. Francis swimming team competed at the Sac-Joaquin Section
Trials on Thursday looking to make history and give a glimpse of
a strong future.
“I could not be prouder of my whole team,” said Head Coach
Richard Levin. “How exciting for the Frosh/Soph group and how
exciting is it to be coaching them the next three years. Seeing
them in action today when it matters, they all stepped up. The
group includes a lot of talented freshmen and Hannah Parulan, a
sophomore, who is definitely the leader.”
LODI, Calif. – Senior Elizabeth Fugit had everything going right
for her. She was accepted to the U.S. Naval Academy and was
having the senior season at St. Francis she had hoped for. She
had worked hard to post the times in the pool that aligned with
her senior goals with a strong showing at the section meet in her
future. Then everything changed.
Within hours she was in the hospital having her appendix out.
Time in the pool was done and time spent with her friends on the
swimming team was over. With league championships ahead, she was
out and watching from the pool deck.
CARMICHAEL, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming and diving team
finished second overall behind four second and three third-place
finishes on the final day of the Delta League Championships at
Jesuit High School.
St. Francis was in a battle with Davis all meet. After entering
with a lead thanks to the sweep by diving and the Delta League
title by Molly Wilson, the Troubadours led after the first day
that featured three relay finals and challenged all meet against
the Blue Devils, who finally out-scored the St. Francis 506.5 to
CARMICHAEL, Calif. – Behind a strong diving performance on
Wednesday and three second-place relay finishes, the St. Francis
swimming and diving leads after the first day of the Delta League
championships. St. Francis leads 65.5 to 41.5 over Davis.
“We setup some second swims,” said Head coach Richard Levin. “The
more we can get in the big final, the better. The diving cushion
was a big help today.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming teams posted a pair
of victories over Carondelet last week to wrap up their dual meet
season. The Troubadours went 8-1 in dual meets during the season.
“This dual helps us with our team confidence,” said Head Coach
Richard Levin. “We swam well at the California Catholic Challenge
and finished fourth. It is significant because we have never beat
them in my time at St. Francis. It shows there is more left in
the tank and we are getting hot at the right time of the season.”
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Twelve St. Francis seniors have committed to
play a sport in college during the spring signing period that
started Wednesday and were celebrated at a ceremony at the school
today. Overall, 17 St. Francis student-athletes from the Class of
2017 have made commitments or signed a National Letter-of-Intent
The Troubadours made commitments to schools including Duke and
Stanford and several California schools from American River
College to UC San Diego. The Troubies will travel as far as away
as New Hampshire to play softball at Saint Anselm.
Elk GROVE, Calif. – The St. Francis swimming team posted a 125-45
win over Franklin on Wednesday at the Wackford Aquatic Center.
The Troubadours swept four of the events and won 10 of the 11
overall to lead the team to victory. Senior Tatum Roepke and
freshman Chloe Bebbout each claimed two events.