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Mottl competes in a freestyle swimming event during a swim meet.

BREAKING: Mottl Sets a School Record with Silver Medal at Swimming State Championships

Daniel Cohen and Cece Cohen February 17, 2019

On Saturday, February 17, CHS freshman Kellen Mottl earned 2nd place in the 100-yard breaststroke event at the Missouri State Championship meet for girls’ varsity swimming. Besides finishing in second...

Mottl competes in a breaststroke event during a swim meet.

Magnificent Mottl

Daniel Cohen, Ingrid Stahl, and Jimmy Malone February 2, 2019

In just her second meet on the CHS girls’ varsity swim team, freshman Kellen Mottl broke the girls’ 100-yard breaststroke school record set by Lydia Welty, a graduate of CHS in 2016. Welty swam at...

Hutton Murdoch at a CHS swim meet. Photo by Katherine Sleckman.

Bubble Guppies: Hutton Murdoch

Michael Bernard, Editor-in-Chief November 10, 2016

“Hutton has been swimming year round since he was nine. That is not an easy task, going to practice everyday [and] swimming several thousand yards is tough,” Doug Murdoch, father of CHS swimmer Hutton...

Looking Ahead at Girls’ Swimming and Diving

Sophie Allen December 18, 2013

The Clayton High School girls' swimming and diving team kicked off their first leg of the season with a 4-1 record. Swimming against Webster, Affton, U-City, Berkley, and Parkway Central, the girls made...


November 12, 2013

Junior Andrew Litteken is headed off to state.  He qualified in the 500 Free with an amazing time of 5:06.73.  

Conference Swimming Recap

Peter Baugh February 9, 2013

For most of the Clayton girls' swimmers, the season ended Friday night at the conference tournament held in Ladue High School. However, for junior Danielle Sikora, the winter sports season will last...

Girls Swimming Preview

Gabby Boeger December 15, 2012

Last year, Danielle Sikora, a member of the swim team, had a successful season by going to the state meet for two events. The girls team swam well at Conference, and succeeded in meets when it was especially...

Off The Blocks

Peter Baugh December 12, 2012

Danielle Sikora knows what it’s like to be under pressure. As a state contender in swimming during both of her years at CHS, she is familiar with the strain of competition. Sikora, a junior,...

Boy’s Swimming: Headed to Conference

Sophie Allen October 30, 2012

The head coach of boy’s swimming, Coach Robert Laux, commented on the boy’s team: how they’ve been doing over the course of the season and what the conference meet this week at Rockwell...

From Lindbergh to London

Dani Skor October 2, 2012

A month ago, legends such as Michael Phelps and Missy Franklin dove into the Olympic pool in London.  In early September, athletes like Colleen Young dove into the very same pool, competing for medals...


David Androphy February 14, 2012

Fresh off a stunning first place performance at the tri-meet against Affton and Kennedy, the CHS girls’ swimming team is building momentum as districts inch nearer and nearer. The swim team is...

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