Pacific Swimming: Kennedy Pleased To Announce Another 20-Plus Incoming Class
Pacific swimming head coach Adam Kennedy has announced the signing of 26 swimmers for the 2010-11 season. The incoming class features 22 freshmen and four transfers.
"I am very excited about the level of enthusiasm and potential our team has for the 2010-11 season" Kennedy said. "With a tremendous group of returning athletes who are making the commitment to the program, as well as a formidable incoming class, we are looking forward to a fun and productive year for both the men and the women."
Entering freshmen who are scheduled to graduate in 2013 are: Shelby Bolin (Blue Springs, Mo.), Callie Decker (Scottsdale, Ariz.), Nicole Galler (Knoxville, Tenn.), Katherine McBridge (Colorado Springs, Colo.), MaryElla Randall (Pleasant Hill, Calif.), Amanda Schlenker (Lafayette, Calif.), Lydia Schramm (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada), Dekel Shahaf (Modi'in, Israel), Hayley Shellington (Thousands Oaks, Calif.), Shannon Van Konynenburg (Capetown, South Africa), Brittney-Odette Cameron (Durban, South Africa), Adam Sharp (St. Louis, Mo.), Johannes Peters (Naperville, Ill.), Taylor Moore(Sacramento, Calif.), Mason Kinnard (Concord, Calif.), Derek Shilling (Woodlands, Calif.), Dylan Patton (Tehachapi, Calif.), Derek Keuther (Troutdale, Ore.), Scott Volpp(Fresno, Calif.), Tyler Talgo (San Diego, Calif.), Jason Carnes (Menifee, Calif.) and Dai Wilson (Malawi, Africa).
Also joining the 2010-11 squad will be transfers David Banks (Sebastopol, Calif.), Kieffer Holmes (Chico, Calif.), Thomas Pearson (San Ramon, Calif.) and Roger Ward (San Leandro, Calif.).
Kennedy also unveiled the 2010-11 men's and women's swimming schedule which is set to begin Saturday, Oct. 9 with the annual alumni meet. The Tigers will host a total of five home meets and will travel for eight meets in the upcoming season.