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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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
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
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
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