Girls scholar-athlete: Peggy Goonan, Santa Margarita
The four-year varsity swimmer is a certificate candidate in the International Baccalaureate program. The Boston College-bound Goonan is currently taking IB Biology, English, Math Studies, Latin, Economics and AP Physics. She is interested in pursing a nursing degree in college. Goonan is a member of the National Honor Society. She also is a member of the Next Step drug prevention program and the NEGU club. Goonan is an academic All-American in swimming. She was slowed last season by injury but finished eighth in the 200-yard free at the Trinity League finals as a sophomore.