905-835-1186 211 Elgin St, Port Colborne, ON L3K 3K4

Swimming

Coach:  Ms. Hockley 
Room 206

First practice Thursday Oct. 20th

The swim team at Port High is open to anyone from any grade and gender. Swim team will allow students to learn and improve their swimming skills and compete with other schools.  Event Categories consist of: Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and the Butterfly.  The season starts Sept. and lasts until February.

We practice every Tuesday and Thursday after school at the YMCA. The following dates are the meets that take place at the Brock University Aquatic Centre.  Any questions please see Ms. Hockley in room 206

Scheduled Competitions:
-Notre Dame Swim meet
-Zone in December
-SOSSA in February
-OFSSA in March

Previous Meets:

Nov. 22nd, 2019 BROCK
Port High's Swim Team had another strong showing at The A.N. Meyer invitational swim meet held at Brock University at Brock University.   The  senior medley team , consisting of Anita Bussi, Payton Dickie, Sheridan Sneek and Emma Laur, placed 4th in their zone. Emma Laur placed first in junior free style, first in junior backstroke and fourth in her junior I.M. Sheridan Sneek placed third in her junior I.M. Anita Bussi placed  fourth in her Senior I.M. Our senior freestyle relay team consisting of Tatym Wagner, Anita Bussi, Sheridan Sneek and Emma Laur, placed third. Deanna Donnelly achieved sixth place in both of her para events. This was her first year as a swim team member and she was a fierce competitor. Excellent job by all members. 

Brock Swim Meet Oct. 18th 2012
Port High Blue Bear's Swim Team once again made their presence known at the Brock Zone 3 and 4 Meet. Despite our small numbers PCHS still walked away with a first place finish. Haley Morrison earned a first in 50m breast stroke,  Griffin Hockley place third in the 50 m breast junior boys.  This was the best times for all competitors from Port High.  It was also the first year that we had a girls freestyle relay team.  Thanks to the parents and grandparents who came out to cheer on our team.


swim team

Team Members:
Matthew Lee
Madison Lee
William Laur
Eva Wachel
James Mccord
Sam Tonnies
Skylar Lilley

Athletes honoured

Oct 23, 2020
PCHS celebrates athletic achievement with annual awards night

Nick Bussi, front row, from left, David Schulz, Ryan Dendy, Meghan Kapellas; back row, Paisley Boychuk, Hollie Sonnenberg, Austin Graham and Ashley Campbell won the top awards at Port High's 2014-15 athletic banquet Thursday night in Port Colborne. BERND FRANKE/Tribune Staff


The following are the school and team awards presented at the 2014-15 Port Colborne High School athletic banquet Thursday night in Port Colborne.

Sportsperson of the year awards honour students who are dedicated “to being Blue Bears,” either on the field as players or on the sidelines as volunteers.

“They represent Port High in the best possible way,” Andrew Longley, athletic department head, said.

Also singled out for special recognition were members of the track and field team that advanced past the zone level.

SCHOOL AWARDS

Senior male athlete of the year: Ryan Dendy

Senior female athlete of the year: Meghan Kapellas

Junior male athlete of the year: Nick Bussi

Junior female athlete of the year: Ashley Campbell

Senior sportsperson of the year, male: David Schulz

Senior sportsperson of the year, female: Paisley Boychuk

Junior sportsperson of the year, male: Austin Graham

Junior sportsperson of the year, female: Hollie Sonnenberg

TEAM AWARDS

Badminton: Ashely Campbell, MVP; Sam Meleg, most dedicated

Baseball, boys: Russell James, MVP; Mark Youngblut, Coaches Award

Basketball, senior boys: Ryan Dendy, Coaches Award

Basketball, junior boys: Zack Woolmer, Coaches Award

Basketball, senior girls: Emily Johnson, Meghan Kapellas, Nicole VanNatter, Coaches Award

Basketball, junior girls: Allyce Andrews, MVP; Hollie Sonnenberg, Coaches Award

Cross-country: Stephen Kapellas, most dedicated

Golf: Ethan Scott, Coaches Award

Hockey, boys: Ryley Boisvenue, MVP; Owen Benner, Coaches Award

Slo-pitch: Meghan Kapellas, MVP; Madison McCulligh, Coaches Award

Soccer, boys: Ryley Boisvenue, MVP; Kyle Riedke, Coaches Award

Soccer, girls: Christie Boychuk, MVP; Mackenzie Panunte, most dedicated

Tennis: Justin Doolittle, Coaches Award

Track and field: Lucas Clattenburg, Nicole VanNatter, MVPs; Allyce Andrews, most dedicated

Ultimate: Ashley Gillespie, Eric Hang, MVPs

Volleyball, senior boys: Jacob Miner, Coaches Award

Volleyball, junior boys: R.J. VanKralingen, Coaches Award

Volleyball, senior girls: Lynsey Bird, MVP; Taylor Chiomey, Coaches Award

Volleyball, junior girls: Ashley Campbell, MVP; Aalia Rehman, Coaches Award

TRACK AND FIELD QUALIFIERS

Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association: Lucas Clattenburg, discus; Nicole VanNatter, discus

Regionals: Nicole VanNatter, 1st place, discus; Lucas Clattenburg, 4th place, discus

Southern Ontario Secondary Schools Association: Nicole VanNatter, 2nd place, discus; Lucas Clattenburg, 2nd place, discus; 3rd place, shot put; Sencia Lampman, 3rd place, discus; 5th place, shot put

Past MVP's
2023 - Emma Laur
2019 - Sheridan Sneek