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Carmel swimmers make waves even while worlds apart

While their older teammate was collecting world medals and frequent flier miles, Carmel High School juniors Claire Adams and Veronica Burchill were achieving their own milestones. 701 more words

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A Year of Running Dangerously

It takes a long time and a lot of miles to be in the best shape of your life, but it only takes a moment for all of that work to be put in jeopardy. 1,131 more words

Doyel: Best of the best U.S. prep athletes walk among us

As this week will demonstrate, we have in Central Indiana two remarkable teenagers, two young women who rank among the best of the best. We have one of the best soccer players in America. 1,019 more words

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Ames, Valley, Dowling among boys’ swimming contenders

The Ames girls’ swim team recently wrapped up another successful season with a second-place finish at state. Now it’s the Little Cyclone boys’ turn.

“The boys swam club with the girls all summer and they saw the hard work pay off,” said coach Dan Flannery. 372 more words

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Avon, Zionsville poised to challenge Chesterton for boys swimming supremacy

Chesterton’s boys swim team has won the past two state titles — and four of the past seven. Only Carmel’s three straight titles from 2010-12 have kept the word dynasty out of the conversation. 535 more words

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Swimmer Alice Treuth signs with Notre Dame

Alice Treuth has qualified for Olympic swim trials two years ago and is set to participate again in 2016.

But for the James M. Bennett senior and captain of the Coastal Aquatics swim team, those honors pale in comparison to her biggest accomplishment – being able to swim competitively in college. 596 more words

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Waterford’s Tucker turns into a state champion

Miranda Tucker was 9 and desperately wanted to learn to swim.

She grew up in a neighborhood that seemed filled with backyard pools, except for the Tucker home, which made it an issue when she would be at one of her friends’ houses and the kids wanted to race. 1,324 more words

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