Varsity Boys Swimming 2019-2020 Season
George School vs The Hun School of Princeton—Tuesday, December 10, 2019 @ 4:15 p.m.
The boys' team took charge of the meet from the first event and held on until the end. They began with a first-place finish in the 200 medley relay with Sam Mottershead, Francisco Correia, Zach Bohrer, & Manny Vinhais. Chris Wittmer '23 made his George School swimming debut with a win in the 200 freestyle going 1:58.47 and then later took second in the 100 breaststroke with a 1:11.39. Francisco Correia '20, Sam Mottershead '22, and Darin Stockhammer '22 went first, second and fourth respectively in the 200 IM. The GS boys swept the 100 butterfly with Zach Bohrer '20, Howard Chan '21, & Gavyn Leidich'23 getting first, second, & third respectively. Manny Vinhais '21 was able to bring home two second-place finishes in both the 50 and 100-yard freestyle events. Francisco Correia then returned to win the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:27.15. The Cougars continued its winning streak with a first-place finish in the 200 freestyle relay comprised of Chris Wittmer, Gavyn Leidich, Joseph Hoopes '20, & Robin Bouchet '20. Sam Mottershead, Zach Bohrer, & Alex Rawlings '22 went second, third and fourth respectively in the 100 backstroke followed by Chris Wittmer, Howard Chand and Darin Stockhammer going second, third and fifth respectively in the 100 breaststroke. The Cougars finished with a first-place finish in the 400 freestyle relay comprised of Francisco Correia, Manny Vinhais, Zach Bohrer, & Chris Wittmer.
George School vs Moorestown Friends School—Wednesday, December 18, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m.
George School vs Westtown School—Friday, January 10, 2020 @ 4:00 p.m.
GS – 92
WTN – 56
GS – 88
WTN – 76
I’d like to say congratulations to all of our seniors for one last win at home against Westtown! Today's victories are dedicated to Sara Matson, Maisy Cadwallader, Kate Levesque, Archer Euler, Francisco Correia, Robin Bouchet, and Joseph Hoopes. We will miss them dearly next year!
George School @ Shipley School—Tuesday, January 14, 2020 @ 4:00 p.m.
George School vs Friends’ Central School—Friday, January 17, 2020 @ 4:00 p.m.
The boys' continue their undefeated streak with an exciting win today over Friends Central. The cougars scored first place finishes by: Chris Wittmer in the 200 and 500 freestyles (winning the 500 by one tenth of a second after a stunning come from behind effort in the last 75 yards), Zach Bohrer in the 50 freestyle, Emanuel Vinhais in the 100 freestyle, the 200 freestyle relay (Gavyn Leidich, Howard Chan, Michael Luo, Joseph Hoopes), and Sam Mottershead in the 100 backstroke. Captain Francisco Correia helped the Cougars to victory securing two individual second place finishes in the 200 IM and 100 butterfly as well.