The Pearce Mustang Swim Team held its first head-to-head meet of the season on Thursday, October 10th against the Raiders of Tyler's Robert E. Lee High School. While the Mustangs did not lead in overall points, they showed strong potential for a great season. This year’s JJP team has many swimmers who are returning from last season and some new swimmers who are already scoring points for the team!


Individual Events

Individual events in which JJP swimmers had their greatest success include:

  • 50 Freestyle
    1st place Girls (freshman Katie Hamilton)
    2nd place Boys (senior Yunpeng Zhang)
  • 100 Freestyle
    1st place Girls (junior Sarah McNair)
    2nd place Boys (senior Yungpen Zhang)
  • 100 Backstroke
    1st and 2nd place Girls (senior Claire Mills and sophomore Jordan Otto)
    1st place Boys (junior Blake Maczka)
  • 100 Breaststroke
    2nd place Boys (senior Asher Mendez)
  • 100 Butterfly
    1st and 2nd place Girls (sophomores Annette Mendez and Elise Riggle)
  • 200 Freestyle
    1st place Girls (sophomore Elise Riggle)
    1st place Boys (freshman Hayden Steed)
  • 200 Medley
    2nd place Boys (junior Blake Maczka)
  • 400 Freestyle
    2nd place Girls (junior Erika Casales)
    1st place Boys (freshman Hayden Steed)


JJP also won 1st place in 4 of 6 relays:

  • Girls 400 Freestyle Relay
    junior Sarah McNair, sophomores Jordan Otto and Elise Riggle, and freshman Katie Hamilton
  • Boys 400 Medley Relay
    junior Blake Maczka, seniors Asher Mendez and Scott Lin, and freshman Hayden Steed
  • Girls 800 Freestyle Relay
    juniors Sarah McNair and Erika Casales, sophomores Annette Mendez and Elise Riggle
  • Boys 800 Freestyle Relay
    junior Blake Maczka, freshman Hayden Steed, sophomore Jack Hamilton, and senior Scott Lin

The Mustangs' next competition is Saturday, October 19th at the Rockwall Invitational. Go Mustangs!

Tyler Lee
Pearce Natatorium



Hayden Steed

1st 200 Free, 1st 400 Free

Blake Maczka

1st 100 Back, 2nd 200 IM

Asher Mendez

2nd 100 Breast, 3rd 200 IM

Yunpeng Zhang

1st 100 Free, 2nd 50 Free

Scott Lin

3rd 100 Fly

Charles Broad

3rd 100 Back

Maczka / Mendez / Steed / Lin

1st 400 Medley Relay

Villano / Hamilton / Mollard /Zhang

2nd 400 Free Relay

Maczka / Steed / Hamilton / Lin

1st 800 Free Relay

Broad / Calame / Yunpeng / Mendez

3rd 800 Free Relay


Elise Riggle

1st 200 Free, 2nd 100 Fly

Sarah McNair

1st 100 Free, 3rd 200 IM

Katie Hamilton

1st 50 Free

Annette Mendez

1st 100 Fly, 3rd 400 Free

Erika Casales

2nd 400 Free

Clare Mills

1st 100 Back

Jordan Otto

2nd 100 Back

Carolyn San Soucie

3rd 100 Breast

Otto / Hamilton / Mendez / Casales

2nd 400 Medley Relay

McNair / Otto / Riggle / Hamilton

1st 400 Free Relay

McNair / Mendez / Casales / Riggle

1st 800 Free Relay

Meet Photos