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2022 Girls Swim

2022 Roosevelt Girls Swim & Dive Team


To register your student-athlete and complete the athletic paperwork for the upcoming season, please follow the instructions on the RHS athletic website:

To participate, please ensure swimmers/parents(guardians) complete all Final Forms paperwork, have an up to date physical on file, and purchase a 2023-2024 ASB card.

2023-24 SEASON INFORMATION (updated as info becomes available):

Dive Coach: Ed Artis, Email:
Practices: TBD


Head Coach Brenda previously lead both the Roosevelt girls and boys swim teams from 2013-2019. She returned to coach the Boys team in 2021-22 and the Girls in 2022-23 swim seasons. She has coached at a variety of levels, high school; club; masters; and recreational teams in Washington, Nevada and Florida for 25 years, leading teams to HS State Championship Titles as well as team rankings in the top eight at State meets.

She grew up in Seattle, beginning competitively swimming at 6-years-old, was a 4-year letter recipient at Roosevelt and a club swimmer. She continued swimming and competing at the master’s swim team level and is excited to return to coaching the Roosevelt Girls team and sharing her love for the sport. Coach Brenda is also a Special Education Teacher at Roosevelt, Studio Manager at Barre3 Seattle, and a mother of 3.

"I am excited about the season and am looking forward to getting to know each of you and being a part of your high school swimming experience. I anticipate a motivating season full of energy, hard work and fun!!! My goal is to provide you all with the opportunities to push yourselves and to develop as swimmers, student-athletes and as well-rounded individuals. What you put into this season is what you will get out of it!! This is your time to give each practice and race your best and learn from every opportunity that comes your way. Let’s have a great season!!!"

Recent Swim and Dive (Girls)​ News

Congrats to Roosevelt Girls Lacrosse 2023 WA State Runner Up! 

By Ryan Sherlock 05/22/2023, 3:00pm PDT

Last Friday night, the Roosevelt Girls Lacrosse team capped off an historic season by taking on Seattle Academy in the State Championship game. It was the first time the program has advanced to the Championship since 2006. Seattle Academy ultimately took home the title with a 17-8 win. 

All-Conference Honors
Congratulations to the six team members who earned All-Conference (Metro) honors for this season. 

Attack - Carly Katzman (So, UPrep)
Midfield - Juliet Kilborn (Sr, RHS), Izzy Watts (Jr, RHS), Avery Williams (Jr, RHS)
Defense - Beatrice Bagley (Sr, Shorecrest), Lucy Pew (Jr, RHS)

Team Washington Selection 
Three Roosevelt players—Carly KatzmanIzzy Watts, and Avery Williams—were selected for the U19 team representing Washington (Team WA) at the upcoming USA Lacrosse National Tournament in Raleigh, NC (May 27-28). 

Thank You!
Thank you to our volunteer student videographers - Ian Tarrago and Ava Kelley - for capturing our games. A huge thank you to all the parents and friends within the Roosevelt community who supported this amazing team!


By Wendy Sykes 05/16/2023, 2:30pm PDT

Congrats to the Roosevelt Fastpitch Softball team for winning the Metro League Championships on May 12th. The team beat Garfield 4-2 and is the # 1 seed heading into the district SeaKing Tournament. 

Click here for the District bracket and come support the girls! Their first game is Wednesday, May 17th at 5:30pm. The game will be at the Southwest Athletic Complex in West Seattle. 

Good luck in Districts! Go Riders!

Captains: Madison Bennani; Steffi Young; Janie Goodnow; and Claire Schmitt. 

Team: Abby Williams; Maddie Lee; Sammie Wright; Leah Abraham; Kiana James; Adelaide Mills; Gigi Sykes; Pia Regala; Madeline Robinson; Savannah Bergstrom; Sydney Wilson; McKenna Couch; Jenna McGary

Coaches: HT Lee, Aaron Abraham, and Gina Swan

Please congratulate them when you see them!

  • Gigi Welsh - Balance Beam
  • Celia O'Dell - Uneven Bars, Balance Beam
  • Olivia Johnston - Vault, Floor Exercise
  • Nellie Faucett - Vault, Balance Beam, Floor Exercise
  • Charlotte Campau - Vault, Balance Beam, Floor Exercise

2022-2023 HIGHLIGHTS

2021 State Swimmers

Roosevelt boasts a very competitive girls swim team. 
This year we placed:

  • 3rd at Metros
  • 5th at Disticts
  • 7th at State

Brenda Tomtan

Head Coach (Swimming)

Ed Artis

Diving Coach

Anne Sherwood

Roosevelt Girls Swim & Dive Booster Representative