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Prep swimmer takes age group in P.I. Triathlon

   August 24, 2014 12:07 am    0

Cathedral Prep senior Norman Stark, who twice tried to swim across Lake Erie this summer, fared better during his latest dip in that body of water. Stark won the men’s age 16-19 division of Saturday morning’s 14th annual Presque Isle Triathlon. He completed his .35-mile swim, 13-mile cycling course and 3.5-mile run in a collective…

 

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What do you think of D-10 swimming championships in Ohio?

   August 6, 2014 3:36 pm    0

The District 10 Committee today voted to move the district swimming championships to Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio. Read our Varsity story, and answer the poll question about D-10’s move.

 

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Prep assistant swims across Lake Erie

   July 22, 2014 11:25 pm    0

Elliot Spaeder, an assistant coach for Cathedral Prep’s swimming team, successfully crossed Lake Erie on Tuesday. Spaeder took off from Long Point, Ontario, around 7 a.m. The former swimming standout at Prep and Gannon University arrived 11 hours, 28, minutes, 6 seconds later at North East’s Freeport Beach. The possibility now exists that two members…

 

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Prep student abandons Lake Erie swim

   July 18, 2014 11:37 pm    0

Cathedral Prep student Norman Stark abandoned his bid to swim across Lake Erie on Friday morning. Stark, a senior-to-be for the Ramblers’ aquatics program, ended his attempt roughly 45 minutes after he took off from Long Point, Ontario, around 7:30 a.m. Josh Heynes, who followed Stark in a kayak, reported the 17-year old experienced seasickness…

 

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District 10 winter athletes of year from past decade

   July 5, 2014 9:31 am    0

During the 10 years since District 10 realigned into regions, the Erie Times-News has been selecting athletes of the year in each District 10 sport. Here’s a look at all of the winter athletes of the year during the past decade: (Check out a decade of fall athletes Sunday on the Varsity blog. The D-10…

 

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Villa Maria Signing Day (video)

   May 5, 2014 4:15 pm    0

–Tom Reisenweber

 

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D-10 swimmers among Quad titlists

   April 27, 2014 11:36 pm    0

Two District 10 swimmers from western Erie County were back on starting blocks Sunday. Fairview senior Corban Murphey and Girard junior Delaney Drushel recorded the fastest male and female times for the age 16-to-19 divisions for the opening leg of the 32nd annual Highmark Quad Games. Participants took part in a 100-yard swim at Edinboro…

 

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Congratulations to the Breakout Swimmers of the Week

   March 19, 2014 11:47 am    0

The final breakout poll of the winter ended with two swimmers that performed well at Bucknell this past week. Corry’s Brent Benedict won two state titles and was named the outstanding swimmer of the meet. He won the boys poll, while Fairview up-and-coming freshman Abby German won the girls poll. Click below for the complete…

 

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PIAA Class AA swimming updates

   March 15, 2014 6:12 am    0

Lauren Barber defended as the state’s best Class AA female swimmer in the 100-yard breaststroke. The Wilmington junior, competing as an independent because her school has no pool or program, won back-to-back titles in that event with a championship-final time of 1:03.05. Corry’s Brent Benedict was named the outstanding male swimmer at the conclusion of…

 

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PIAA Class AA swimming updates

   March 14, 2014 5:58 am    0

Wilmington junior Lauren Barber was the silver medalist to Courtney Harnish’s record-setting performance in the final of the girls’ 200-yard freestyle. Barber returned in 1:47.32, but was more than one second slower than the West York freshman. Harnish, who was seeded first going into Friday morning’s preliminaries, set a new PIAA standard with her time…

 

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PIAA Class AAA swimming updates

   March 13, 2014 6:05 am    0

Updates of District 10 entrants from Thursday’s PIAA Class AAA swimming and diving meet at Bucknell University in Lewisburg. The top eight in each event will receive medals. Because the media center is not immediately adjacent to Kinney Natatorium, updates will only be provided at the end of each preliminary and championship session. However, posts…

 

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PIAA Class AAA swimming updates

   March 12, 2014 6:09 am    0

Updates of District 10 entrants from Wednesday’s PIAA Class AAA swimming and diving meet at Bucknell University in Lewisburg. The top eight in each event will receive medals. Because the media center is not immediately adjacent to Kinney Natatorium, updates will only be provided at the end of each preliminary and championship session. However, posts…

 

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How District 10 stacks up in final seeds for PIAA swimming and diving

   March 5, 2014 4:56 pm    0

The PIAA released the psych sheets today for PIAA Class AA and Class AAA swimming and diving championships next week at Bucknell University in Lewisburg. A total of 32 individuals will compete in each event while 24 teams will compete in each relay. Following are the top seeds and all District 10 qualifiers: (DuBois is…

 

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District 10 swimming meet updates

   March 1, 2014 8:35 am    0

Swimming updates from Saturday’s District 10 meet at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center natatorium. The Class AAA session starts at 9:30 a.m. and the Class AA session at 2 p.m. The first-place swimmers in Class AAA and first- and second-place swimmers in Class AA advance to the PIAA meet, scheduled March 12-15 at Bucknell University…

 

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District 10 swimming results

   March 1, 2014 12:11 am    0

Results from the District 10 swimming championships Friday at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center natatorium. Entrants in capital letters automatically qualified for the PIAA meet, scheduled March 12-15 at Bucknell University in Lewisburg. Remaining qualifiers will be determined based on times from across the state: — Mike Copper

 

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