Rhee defended her title in the 500 free (5:29.
The Cavaliers' girls' team, the two-time defending City Section champion, relied on two victories from Chungah
Rhee and a sweep of the three relays to knock off Birmingham 114-71.
Of course, we felt pressure,'' said Cleveland junior Chungah
Rhee, who captured the 500 freestyle for the second time in three years, winning in 5 minutes, 17.
And if they have, it hasn't shown,'' said Frias, who is relying on junior Chungah
Rhee to win the girls' 500 free.
Rhee was Cleveland's only individual girls' champion, winning the 100 butterfly (1 minute, 2.
Cleveland 120, Kennedy 38: Chungah
Rhee won the 100-yard butterfly and 200 freestyle as host Cleveland of Reseda (7-0, 6-0), the defending City Section champion, clinched the league title.
Cleveland posted a 111-74 victory over El Camino Real - which finished third in the City last season - winning the 200-yard medley and freestyle relays, along with two individual victories from Chungah
Rhee (200 individual medley, 500 freestyle) and one each from Tracy Puretz and Caroline Sheehan.
Cleveland 111, El Camino Real 74: Chungah
Rhee won the 200-yard individual medley (2:17.
But with junior Chungah
Rhee and superior depth, Cleveland has the potential to repeat.
The team originally was filled with seasonal swimmers from Frias' classes but has added club swimmers in Chungah
Rhee and Michael Chiu.
Rhee took second in the 200 individual medley and 500 freestyle, and the Cavaliers used their superior depth to prevail.
The team of Tracy Puretz, Avital Aboody, Hefter and Chungah
Rhee will be seeded first in the relay with a time of 4:02.