Guide to 2016 California HS Section Meets – with Links

2016 California Interscholastic Federation Swimming & Diving Championships – Overview

Most of the California Interscholastic Federation section meets will take place this weekend, having aligned their schedules to accommodate the “new” (the inaugural meet was last year) all-state championship meet on May 20-21 (see qualifying rules below). We will fill in this table when results links are published.

Section Dates Location Results
CIF Central D 1 & 2 Diving May 11,12, 2016
D 1 & 2 Swimming May 13-14, 2016
Clovis West High School Results link
CIF Central Coast May 13-14, 2016 Santa Clara International Swim Center Results link
CIF Los Angeles City Diving: May 11, 2016
Swimming: May 13, 2016
Diving: East Valley High School
Swimming: East Los Angeles College
Results link
CIF North Coast May 13-14 Concord Community Pool Results link
CIF Northern Division 1 October 29, 2015
Division 2 October 28, 2015
Masters meet October 31, 2015
Results link
CIF Oakland Results link
CIF Sac-Joaquin Diving: May 7, 2016
Swimming: May 14, 2016
Diving: McClatchy High School, Sacramento
Swimming: Tokay High School, Lodi
Results link
CIF San Francisco April 23, 2016 CCSF Lowell won both Girls and Boys varsity as well as Girls JV. Galileo’s boys took their first JV title. Finals results
CIF Southern D2 & D3 Diving: May 9, 2016
D1 & D4 Diving: May 10, 2016
Swimming: May 11-14, 2016
Riverside Aquatics Complex, Riverside City College D1 results 5/14
D2 results 5/14
D3 results 5/12
D4 results 5/13
CIF San Diego D1 & D2 Diving: May 13, 2016
D1 & D2 Swimming: May 14, 2016
Diving: San Diego Mesa College

Swimming: Granite Hills High School

Results link
CIF State Meet May 20-21, 2016 Clovis Olympic Swim Complex
Clovis Unified School District
Clovis West High School
1070 E. Teague Ave
Fresno, CA 93720
Results link


CIF State Meet Qualifying Standards

As a reminder, the various California Sections may send swimmers and divers to the State Meet, using the following formula for each event:

  • CIF Southern 5
  • CIF North Coast 3
  • San Diego 3
  • CIF Sac-Joaquin 3
  • CIF Central Coast 3
  • CIF Central 2
  • CIF Los Angeles 2
  • CIF Northern 1
  • CIF San Francisco 1
  • CIF Oakland 1

At-Large Entries

Sections may enter additional competitors provided they have met or bettered the “At-Large” Automatic or Consideration standard for their event in their Section Meet finals that qualifies athletes for the CIF State Swimming & Diving Championships. In the event that there are not 40 automatic qualifiers, consideration times will be used to fill each event to 40 qualifiers/relay teams. “At-Large” AND Consideration qualifying times must achieved in Finals of the Section Championships.

Diving: No At Large Qualifiers. Each section will get one additional entry for diving.


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Anne Lepesant

Anne Lepesant is the mother of four daughters, all of whom swim/swam in college. With an undergraduate degree from Princeton (where she was an all-Ivy tennis player) and an MBA from INSEAD, she worked for many years in the financial industry, both in France and the U.S. Anne is currently …

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