Erie Times-News Breakout Boys Swimmer/Diver of the Week: Brent Benedict, Corry

   March 7, 2013 12:39 am

Brent Benedict After an outstanding freshman season with Corry, Brent Benedict just keeps getting better. Benedict burst onto the scene during the 2011-12 season with a superb series of performances that culminated in District 10 Class AA gold and silver medals, in addition to pair of PIAA medals. This year, Benedict has gotten only better…

District 10 swimming psych sheets now available

   February 24, 2013 12:19 pm

A showdown between three of District 10’s premier swimmers looms in the Class AA 100-yard boys backstroke this week in the D-10 championships. Fairview’s Robert Sikatzki, Mercyhurst Prep’s Griffin Schaetzle and Corry’s Brent Benedict are the top three seeds, respectively, in the 100 backstroke in what might be the most competitive race at this weekend’s…

District 10 has title threats in PIAA Class AA 100 backstroke

   March 6, 2012 1:25 am

(Throughout the next week, the Varsity blog will feature a series of posts about the upcoming PIAA swimming and diving championships at Bucknell University in Lewisburg.) David Benczkowski has been a strong swimmer for Mercyhurst Prep during the past several years, but he was at his best during the District 10 meet Saturday. Benczkowski, a…

Erie Times-News Breakout Male Swimmer of the Week: Brent Benedict, Corry

   January 27, 2012 12:39 am

Benedict is one of several freshmen who have emerged as stars during the District 10 regular season. He put his talents on display Saturday at the 29th annual Iroquois Coaches Association Swimming Invitational. He won the 100-yard butterfly in a blazing time of 53.88 seconds, narrowly missing the meet record of 53.81 set by Fairview’s…