Swimming

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Cris Gore

Cris Gore led a group of eight swimmers from the Lifetime Fitness Swim Team in Folsom at the USA Swimming Futures Championships held Aug. 2-5 in Santa Clara. Gore earned the team& ...

EDH Athlete of the Week: Leon Kassianenko

Leon Kassianenko won six individual events and swam on a pair of winning relay teams to lead the El Dorado Hills Taz at the Suburban Swim League championships held last month at Si ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Jessica Cooley

The Folsom Sea Otters had their best finish ever in the Suburban Swim League championships held July 20-22 at Sierra College and Jessica Cooley was a big reason why. Cooley led th ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Aaron Siy

Aaron Siy would have been hard pressed to have turned in a better performance at the Suburban Swim League championships July 20-22 at Sierra College. Siy dominated the boys’ ...

Folsom swimmer has sixth-fastest time nationally

Amalie Claus-Udarbe of Folsom has the sixth fastest time for 11-year-old girls nationally in the 200-meter breaststroke. A member of the Life Time Northern California swim team, t ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Matthew Klotz

Matthew Klotz overcame the flu virus to win three gold medals and two silvers at the Deaflympics held in Samsun, Turkey, July 18-30. The 2014 graduate of Vista del Lago and curren ...

Klotz has won two gold medals and a silver in Deaflympics so far

Matthew Klotz continues to set records in the pool. The 2014 graduate of Vista del Lago lowered his own world record for a deaf swimmer, by winning the 200-meter backstroke Monday ...

Briggs sisters excel at championship swim meet

Sisters Brooke and Ilana Briggs capped off a strong swim season at the Nor Cal Swim League Comstock Division championship meet held July 15-16 at the University of Pacific in Stock ...

Mefford ready for next challenge

Having accomplished about all he could at the high school level, Bryce Mefford is ready to take the next step. A month after graduating from Oak Ridge High, Mefford, 18, will comp ...

Folsom Wahoos swim team recaps successful year

The Folsom Wahoos swim team, a year-round USA Swimming Club, recently entered the third year of training and competition. The team continues to grow, as they had nearly 140 swimmer ...

Life Time Athletic swim team flourishes as year-round program

Rain is cascading down on the spacious outdoor pools at Life Time Athletic Roseville, where no one is swimming on this chilly, miserable afternoon. However, the weather is a laugh ...

Sierra College swim captures State Championship

En route to a number of school, individual and program records, the Sierra College men’s swim team etched out the Wolverines first-ever state title at last weekend’s 20 ...

Folsom Athlete of the Week: Hallie Kinsey

Hallie Kinsey will be the youngest participant at the U.S. Olympic swim trials to be held in Omaha, Neb. in June. In the last year, Kinsey, a 15-year sophomore at Folsom High, has ...

Athlete of the Week: Audrey Camarillo

Swimming for the Folsom Tigersharks, Audrey Camarillo turned in a superb performance this season. At the Northern California Swim League Gold Rush Division championships, Camarill ...