Swimming

Western Sierra athletics have a banner year

It was an exciting year for Western Sierra Collegiate Academy. Its third senior class graduated this spring and 2014-15 was a breakthrough for the school’s athletic programs. ...

BIRTHDAY BASH: Roseville Aquatics Complex Turns Twenty

Located in the heart of Woodcreek Oaks residences, adjacent to Woodcreek High School, the Roseville Aquatics Complex has been a friendly and inviting spot for families, children an ...

Competition is keen at sections swimming championships

The Whitney High swim team sent its strongest contingent yet to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Swimming Championships at Tokay High School in Lodi May 14-16. Although no one advanced ...

Rocklin swimmers gain experience at sections

The Rocklin High swim team sent a number of varsity and frosh/soph swimmers to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Swimming Championships at Tokay High School in Lodi May 14-16. Although n ...

A special award for a Special Olympics athlete

Rocklin High broke new ground May 12 and awarded a Special Olympic athlete a varsity letter for sports. Only a few schools across the country have done this. Traci Harbert is on t ...

Western Sierra frosh takes gold at section JV swim meet

Western Sierra Collegiate Academy swimmer Annie Bristow blazed her way to two medals at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Swimming Championship junior varsity competition held at Tokay H ...

Whitney girls swim to league championship

The Whitney High girls swim team went undefeated in the Capital Valley Conference and topped all the teams again at the league championships held at Ponderosa High May 1-2. The Wi ...

Western Sierra competes in first swim meet

With a nod of thanks to Rocklin High School for the invitation, the Western Sierra Collegiate Academy swam in their first meet Friday held at the Thunder pool. Although the Wolv ...

Granite Bay swim dominates NorCals

Granite Bay blew its competition out of the water last week in the NorCal Swimming Championships at the Roseville Aquatics Center.  Fifteen total teams competed, but the Griz ...

Granite Bay duo headlines Oakmont’s dive meet

Coming into Wednesday’s dive meet, Granite Bay’s Melia Stout won nearly every match against her younger teammate. Four in a row to be exact.  But an upset was bre ...

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 ...

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 ...

Whitney girls second at CAL swim championships

SACRAMENTO – The Whitney High girls swim team took second at the Capital Athletic League Championships held at Rio Americano High School May 3. The host Raiders just nosed o ...