Swimming

Marlins' swimmers sign letters of intent

Sierra Marlins swimmers who recently signed letters of intent to attend college in the fall of 2015 include Summer Spradley (Louisiana State University), Matt Klotz (Louisiana Stat ...

Folsom Wahoos swim team making their mark

The Folsom Wahoos swim team burst onto the local swim scene at the Spook-Tacular swim meet held Oct. 3-5 at the Roseville Aquatics Center. The Wahoos, the areas newest year-round, ...

Kinsey has outstanding summer in the pool

It’s been quite a summer for Halladay Kinsey. The 14-year-old freshman at Folsom High School spent her summer in the pool swimming for the Davis Arden Racing Team and put to ...

Local takes back-to-back titles in swimming

Completing two swims in each event, 10-year-old Bryce Hubbard of the Rocklin Zeon Performance Team took first place in seven out of seven events in the 2014 Sierra Nevada Junior Ol ...

Huntley caps strong swim season at Meet of Champions

Cole Huntley of the Broadstone Barracudas capped off an exceptional swim season in style. After setting three league records, winning all five individual events and being the high ...

Foothill Aquasharks place fifth at Junior Olympic swim championships

The Foothill Aquasharks Swim Team earned 72 medals and placed fifth at the Junior Olympics Long Course Championships held over the weekend at the Roseville Aquatic Center. Evan Mc ...

Marlin swimmers perform well at Sac-Joaquin Section meet

Members of the Sierra Marlins swim team competed in the Sac-Joaquin Section championships last week and showed quite well in their times and places, while representing their respec ...

Granite Bay girls take SJS swimming title

Davis High has won 18 of the 37 Sac-Joaquin Section girl’s swimming titles. They captured top honors in 2012, 2013 and appeared poised to do the same Saturday with a horde of ...

POP CULTURE: Granite Bay native takes a dip in Coca-Cola

After winning a gold medal in the 2012 Olympic pool, Granite Bay native Alyssa Anderson shifted her focus to represent another liquid — albeit with a bit more fizz. The form ...

Klotz sets two world records at Deaflympics

Vista del Lago senior Matthew Klotz is a world record holder, two times over. Klotz, 17, competed in the Deaflympics held July 26 through Aug. 6 in Sofia, Bulgaria, as a member of ...