Swimming

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 ...

Lincoln High's Fred Cook

School: Lincoln High Fighting Zebras Sport: Swimming Grade: Senior For the first time in his high school athletic career, Lincoln High senior Fred Cook decided he would try a sp ...

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 ...

Lincoln swimmers are rapidly improving

The Lincoln High swim team had a solid showing at Placer recently, with two swimmers taking first place in their events and many others showed marked improvement in their times. T ...

Give yourself a gift to last all year round

I gave myself an early present this season of Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa. It was not extravagant. It was not flashy or shiny. Nor was it the latest must-have electron ...

Hooked on triathlons and none too soon

As men age, some take up golf, others tennis and a few softball, but not many choose triathlon – unless you are Gary Ferris. Now 70, the Lincoln Hills Sun City resident deci ...

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 ...

Second-year Zebras swim team makes splash at PVL Championships

LAKE OF THE PINES – The Lincoln High swim team took just two years to make a name for itself in the Pioneer Valley League. The Fighting Zebras boys also qualified two swimmer ...

POP CULTURE: Granite Bay native takes a dip in Coca-Cola

After winning a gold medal in the 2012 Olympic pool, Granite Bay native Alyssa Anderson shifted her focus to represent another liquid — albeit with a bit more fizz. The form ...