swimming

Thunder claims SFL baseball title

What a difference a week has made for Rocklin High School’s baseball team, which swept three games against Granite Bay last week to vault to the top of the Sierra Foothill League ...

Sierra diver sweeps at state meet

One state championship was not enough for Sierra College’s Molly Swartz, who won the 1-meter diving competition last year as a freshman. She decided she would win two as a sophom ...

Volleyball player digs scholarship

Volleyball is taking Lauren Orozco places. The Rocklin High School senior signed a letter of intent last Friday to continue her career at Chico State. She will move to Chico after ...

Sierra swimmers strive to survive

Molly Swartz’s collection of medals is growing. The Sierra College sophomore earned two more last Saturday by winning the 1- and 3-meter events at the Northern California diving ...

Whitney swimmer sets school record

Colleen Daley set a school record in the 50-meter freestyle during Whitney High School’s recent meet against El Camino. Her time of 24.31 seconds was also a personal best. Daley ...

Different strokes for football players

His football teammates no longer tease Nick Laughlin about his second sport at Whitney High School. Laughlin is the only varsity football player who swims for the Wildcats. All th ...

Swimming success no stroke of luck

A persistent cough prevented Alek Dendall from competing last week with the Wolverine Aquatics Club. His parents and coach need a good excuse to force the 14-year-old to take a bre ...

Teen swimmer shines at Junior Olympic meet

Alek Dendall stole the show in the pool, winning four events to lead a superb effort by the Wolverine Aquatics Club at a Junior Olympic meet last week at Solano Community College i ...

Locals trade the street heat for the cool pool

With temperatures reaching the triple digits in Rocklin, more people are looking to pools to cool off. With the city offering summer aquatics activities, there are opportunities ...

Whitney swimmers Olson and Daley star at sections

Whitney High’s Loree Olson placed second in two events at Saturday’s Sac-Joaquin Section swimming championships at Tokay High in Lodi. Olson swam a personal best of 2:08 in th ...