The Palo Alto High School girls and Gunn High School boys successfully defended their respective SCVAL-DAD titles at this year’s championship meet in the Gunn High School pool on April 29, 2016.
The East Bay Athletic League is one of California’s most storied high school swim leagues. Over the years the EBAL has produced NCAA Division 1 standouts as well as World-Junior-Record-Holder Maxime Rooney.
Woodbridge avenged their 38-point loss to Irvine from last year’s Pacific Coast League Championships with a 34-point victory this time around, due in large part to a sweep of all three relays.
Northwood High School Open, JV and Varsity groups all won their respective 2016 Pacific Coast League championship titles.
Lucie Nordmann (above) is one of four swimmers nominated as the Houston-area female high school athlete of the year.
California’s 2016 Prep League Championships saw the girls of Poly/Pasadena nearly sweep all event wins, while the boys of Flintridge Prep won on a huge late-meet surge.
Newport Harbor girls won 268-201 and Newport Harbor boys won 298-193.
The Spartan boys of De La Salle squeaked out a one-point victory over California High, while the Carondelet girls scored a commanding 30-point win over Cal High in this weekend’s dual meet.
A former club and high school swim coach in Arkansas has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexual assault and child pornography as part of a plea deal.
Grant Shoults broke several meet records at the 44th Annual Foothill Swim Games at Foothill High School in Santa Ana.
The NFHS has defined a rule for turns on IM and medley relay races that will maintain the spirit of the “unique stroke” rules without forcing swimmers to alter their flipturn technique on freestyle legs of those races. This change could set the tone for rules changes by other organizations in the future.
A high school swim coach in Michigan has been fired from his position and arrested by police for allegedly sending sexual text messages to a student.
In the role of interim leader for the past year, Tim Beerman has officially been given the Head Coach position by Cincinnati’s storied St. Xavier High School.
Texas local Preston Varozza commits to NCAA Championship winning Longhorns for the 2016-2017 season.
Two Kansas high school swimmers will face battery charges for incidents that allegedly occurred on the Great Bend High School’s swim team bus in February.