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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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
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
It all started with the dog paddle — but don’t most Olympic swimming dreams?
Less than an hour before she would sign a National Letter of Intent to swim for national power Indiana University Wednesday afternoon on the deck of the Livonia Community Recreation Center pool, Livonia Community Swim Club standout Miranda Tucker recounted how her fabulous amateur career got kick-started. 836 more words
Scottsdale Chaparral sophomore Ryan Hoffer wants to go where no high school swimmer has gone before, a sub-19-second 50-yard freestyle this weekend at the Division I championships at Mesa’s Skyline Aquatic Center. 588 more words
It was a very frigid and windy morning in Indianapolis this past Saturday at the Monumental Marathon. Temperatures throughout the race hovered around freezing with wind blowing in from the north around 15 mph. 2,348 more words