Swimming announces 2017-18 incoming recruits

Swimming announces 2017-18 incoming recruits


BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Six new recruits will join the Campbell swimming team in 2017-18, announced by head coach Pascal Molinard.

Caitlyn Edwards will join the Camels from North Allegheny High School in Wexford, Penn. Edwards helped lead the Tigers to four straight WPIAL Championships. She earned scholar-athlete honors, also lettering in water polo.

Maddie Heggie is a Simcoe Composite product, competing in the 50 free, 100 free, 50 fly, 100 fly and the 200 fly. The Simcoe, Ontario was a provincial medalist as a junior and a provincial finalist as a sophomore. Heggie was also the team captain and MVP of her prep soccer squad, helping lead it to the provincial qualifiers. She was a provincial qualifier in track, as well as a regional champion in basketball. She was also named an Ontario scholar and honor roll member.

Hannah Kendall is a homeschool product from Winter Haven, Fla., graduating in 2015. She will come to Campbell from Polk State College. Kendall competed in the 50 free, 100 free and 100 fly, finishing sixth in the state as a junior in relay competition. She also lettered in cross country for two seasons.

Zoe Malphurs is a New Smyrna Beach, Fla. native, attending New Smyrna Beach High School, earning district championships in the 50 and 100 freestyle as a senior. She was a state qualifier in both events, also anchoring the 200 free relay, earning a runner-up finish, as well as the 400 free relay, taking sixth. She also earned district and regional championships for the first time. A three-time First Team All-Daytona Beach News Journal selection, Malphurs helped set school records in the 200 medley, 200 free and 400 free relays.

Silke Voets is a native of Molenbeersel, Belgium, heading to Buies Creek from Johan Cruijff College in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Voets owns experience competing in 50, 100 and 200 distances in the freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and IM.

Lisa Zangla is an Alexandria, Va. native, attending Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax, Va. Zangla was a two year captain, leading the Rams to a state championship as a junior. The four year letterwinner competed in the 200 IM, 200 breast, 100 free, 100 breast and 50 free.

CU finished 8-5 overall and sixth in the CCSA Championship in 2016-17, breaking six school records throughout the season. A pair of Campbell relay units also earned All-CCSA honors, taking third place showings in the 200 medley relay and the 400 freestyle relay. Following the season, the Camels were named a CSCAA Scholar All-America team.