CIF Los Angeles City Section

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY to US! The CIF LA City Section was born into existence on May 25, 1935. We celebrate 85 years of athletic excellence!  Section Office will be CLOSED indefinitely due to the ongoing coronavirus situation.  Our office staff will be working remotely from home.  Please email us for any questions or concerns.  Follow us on Twitter and Instagram at @CIFLACS and "like" us on    

Notable Alumni

CIF Los Angeles City Section has had many great athletes attend our schools and we feel it is time to recognize their many accomplishments.  


Here is a small sample of the many great swimmers to attend our schools:
Boys Aquatics
  • Austin Clapp Hollywood ‘28
  • Sammy Lee Franklin ‘38
  • Bob Bennett Birmingham ‘61
  • Don McKenzie Grant ‘65
  • Lenny Krazelburg Fairfax ‘93 
Girls Aquatics
  • Georgia Coleman Poly ‘29
  • Dorothy Poynton Fairfax ‘33
  • Marjorie Gestring Los Angeles ‘40
  • Esther Williams Washington ‘40
  • Sue Gossick Taft ‘65