High School

2013 North Coast Section Championship Finals: A Meet for the Ages

Charlie Wiser, Steven Stumph, and Nick Silverthorn put on the greatest show ever in high school breaststroking, if not high school swimming period. (Photo Courtesy:: Robert Ashby).


NCS: Three Swimmers Under National Mark in 100 Breast, Carondelet Women Break Nat’l Record

Campolindo senior Steven Stumph was one of three swimmers under the old national high school record in the boys 100 breast.


6 NCS Records Broken in Prelims; Stumph Ties National Mark

Stephen Stumph tied one National Record and broke one NCS Record in prelims of the North Coast Sectionals.


Clark Smith Bears Down on National Record in 100 Fly in Colorado HS Championships Prelims

When Texas coach Eddie Reese went out looking for his recruiting class of 2013, he had a pretty clear focus…


Steven Stumph Ties Brendan Hansen’s National HS Record at North Coast Prelims

Stephen Stumph of Campolindo High School tied Brendan Hansen’s 100 yard breaststroke National Public High School Record in prelims of the North Coast Section Championships. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Track-Start Blocks; Underwater Pullout Changes Approved for US High School Competition

Among the major changes coming to the high school rule books includes the allowance of track start blocks, and a change to the underwater pullout rules. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)


2013 North Coast Section Swimming Championships Preview

Stephen Stumph is part of what Dean Ottati believes is one of the best senior classes in North Coast Section history. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)


San Ramon Sweeps East Bay League Team Titles; Chenault, Poppe, Li shine in Girls’ Meet

Carondelet’s Chelsea Chenault, above, is just one of the many stars that populate California’s East Bay League. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)


Wieser, Hoppe Put Up Big Swims as Davis Girls; Jesuit Boys Win Cali Sac-Joaquin Section

It’s the beginning of May, and the smell of S.A.M.M.S. swim meet results are in the air. To save you…


JSerra Girls Win Division 1 Title on Back of Record; Duke-Bound Breaststrokers Star in CIFSS

The boys from Capistrano Valley celebrate their boys’ Division 1 California Southern Section Championship. (Photo: Victoria Lepesant)


Crescenta Valley Coach Jan Sakonju Talks About Culture of Winning; Development of Athletes

Jan Sakonju from Crescenta Valley talks before the Division 2 Championship about building up the new swimmers, and getting lucky with some superstars. (Photo: Anne Lepesant)

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Kiri Harvey Knows It’s a Big Thing to Win CIF Division 4 Championship

Kiri Harvey (right) poses with her Cerritos 400 free relay teammates after a clutch victory gave them the CIF Division 4 title by a mere three points. (Photo: Anne Lepesant)


Kyle Coan: “Everything Went Perfect, Everyone Was So Motivated”

Anne Lepesant talks with Division 2 CIFSS superstar Kyle Coan at this weekend’s championships.

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Scorching Temps and a Nail-Biter Girls’ Team Battle at CIF SS Division II Championships

Kyle Coan from Los Osos High was the star of the night at the Division II Championship meet. (Photo: Anne Lepesant)


JSerra High School Girls Break National High School Record in 400 Free Relay

Kaitlyn Albertoli, Karli Thuen, Rebecca Millard, and Katie McLaughlin pose after breaking the National High School Record in the girls’ 400 free relay. (Photo: Anne Lepesant)