Swimmer from Saugus had a remarkable prep career and seems on the same path as other previous top California girls swimmers who’ve been State Athlete of the Year. Two other aquatics standouts – Katie McLaughlin of Santa Margarita and MaKenzie Fisher of Laguna Beach – also were strongly considered along with Rancho Buena Vista’s Alyssa […]
Since the prerequisite for this honor is for the athlete to simply attend a California high school (not compete for one of its teams), the all-around silver medalist from last October’s World Artistic Gymnastics Championships and a leader of USA national team becomes too much for any other girl to beat.
Carondelet of Concord swimmer is the 2012-13 Cal-Hi Sports Girls Athlete of the Year. She is headed to the world championships to participate alongside Olympic heroes from last summer and just completed record-breaking senior season. She’s also the second State Athlete of the Year from Carondelet in eight years.