Championship Preview
2020 NYSPHSAA Girls Swimming & Diving Championships
2020 Championship Cancelled  

The 2020 NYSPHSAA Girls Swimming and Diving Championships return to Ithaca College on Friday, November 20 and Saturday, November 21. Swimming preliminaries and ALL Diving will take place on Friday.

On Saturday, finals and consolation finals of the swimming events will begin at 10:00 a.m.


Dates:  Friday, November 20 and Saturday, November 21
Site: Ithaca College



Schedule of Events:
Thursday, November 19-
2-8pm  Practice-All Sections
(Diving Sheets Completed On-Line)


Friday, November 20-
A.M. Swimming Preliminaries
8-9:50am Swimming Warm-Ups
9am Sectional Coordinators' Meeting
9:15am Swimming Officials' Meeting
10am Parade of Officials
10:05am Parade of Seniors
10:30am Swimming Preliminaries
(15 min. break in place of Event #5)

Diving Preliminaries & Semi-Finals & Finals
9:00am - 1:45pm  Diving Warm-ups - ALL Sections (QUIET on the starts for swimming)
2:00pm Diving Preliminaries, Semi-Finals, and Finals (trial in conjunction with Swimming prelims after break of 200 Free Relay)
(After Diving is complete Friday night, Diving awards will be presented. Awards will be presented again on Saturday after the 200 Medley Relay)



Saturday, November 21-
Swimming Finals and Consolation Finals
8:00 am Swimming warm-up
10:30 am Finals & Consolation Finals


MEET COMMITTEE: REF. (Meet Referee ex officio), Diane Hicks-Hughes, Patrick Ryan, Norm Schueckler and Meg Kaplan.   
A protest must be filed in writing to the Meet Director (Diane), within 30 minutes of the completion of the Session in question. 
The Protest Committee's decision is final with no right to appeal.

RULES: The Meet will be run under National Federation Rules.

ELIGIBILITY: A swimmer must qualify in a State Qualifying Meet by winning the event or meeting the State Qualifying Time in the meet, or by qualifying during the season by performing the time in a dual or championship meet.

DIVING:  Final entry sheets are to be turned int othe Diving Refreee by 6:30pm on Thursday November 21, 2019
This will mean we should have very few changes, if any, once diving sheets are submitted.
Coaches are responsible for any errors due to any last minute changes
Peliminaries and semifinals will be held Friday at 2:00pm. If there are more than 32 divers entered the Sectional Coordinators will be notifired prior to the meet.
Submit one diving sheet per diver. Refer to Rule Book for Championsnihp Meet "Choice of Dives"
All divers are to complete a bio sheet and submit first thing Friday to the table 


Individual events:                    

Medals - 1st through 10th place
Ribbons - 11th through 20th place


Medals - 1st through 10th place

Sportsmanship T-Shirt Award: One per Section (Awarded at the same time as Outstanding Swimmer/Diver Award)

Outstanding Swimmer/Diver of the Meet: Plaque

Award Presentation:    

Diving Awards will be presented Friday night and then again Saturday after the 200 Medley Relay.  Swimming awards will be presented after EACH Championship heat.  The athletes are asked to go directly to the ready room for the award ceremony  Outstanding Athletes Award after 400 Free Relay

SCORING:              20 Place Championship Meet Scoring

ADMISSION:          $8 Per Session, On-Line Price (DIVING is considered a separate session on Friday). 

                                $10 Per Session, On-Site Price


Reminder for Spectators:

Spectrum is the official television broadcast partner of the NYSPHSAA State Championships, the NFHS Network is the official streaming partner. They own exclusive rights to all NYSPHSAA State Tournament events (Sub-regional, Regional, Semifinals and Finals).

 Broadcasting or streaming a NYSPHSAA state championship of any kind (including social media accounts) is a violation of that agreement. Anyone not adhering to that policy will be asked to stop immediately.


Championship Scoreboard

2019 NYSPHSAA Girls Swimming and Diving Championships
November 22-23
Ithaca College | Ithaca

 2019 Final Results 
Event  Individual Winner School Finals
200Y Medley Relay    Pittsford 1:42.21
200Y Freestyle Chloe Stepanek Northport 1:46.15
200Y IM Kyra Sommerstad Port Jefferson  2:02.17
50Y Freestyle Catherine Stanford Oceanside 22:84
1mtr Dive  Alice Diakova   Brighton      527.85  
100Y Butterfly  Megan Deuel Pittsford 52.95
100Y Freestyle Chloe Stepanek Northport 48.76
500Y Freestyle Alexa Reyna White Plains 4:47.80
200 Freestyle Relay    Sleepy Hollow-Hastings-
100Y Backstroke Megan Deuel Pittsford 53.82
100Y Breaststroke Denise Phelan Northport 1:02.33
400 Freestyle Relay   Horace Greeley 3:29.11


Outstanding Swimmer/Diver: Chloe Stepanek-Northport