MHS swimming success

From left: Coach Tim Segesman, Kimberly Tartavull, Raquel Ravaglioli, Gianna Fote and Jennifer Tartavull of the girls 200-yard-freestyle relay team, which broke the Malibu High School record at CIF Southern Section Finals on May 10 at the Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool in Long Beach

The Malibu High School swim teams had stellar season with the girls varsity squad winning the league title and the boys coming in second in the league.

Several girls and boys varsity individuals and relay teams moved on to the Division III Southern Section CIF Championships. The boys 200-yard-freestyle relay team, which included Grant Thorne, Carter Baldwin, Alex Greenberg and Jake Philbrick, took second place in CIF Finals. The Girls 200-yard-freestyle relay team, which included Raquel Ravaglioli, Kimberly and Jennifer Tartavull and Gianna Fote, took fifth place in CIF Finals and broke the school record for the event. Also, Jennifer Tartavull medaled in the 500-yard and 200-yard freestyle individual events. The girls 400-yard relay team including Rachael Whittemore, Maggie Lawson, Kimberly and Jennifer Tartavull also competed in CIF Finals to complete a successful season.