Posts tagged Swimming/diving

Check out preliminary psych sheets for PIAA swimming

   March 2, 2014 4:48 pm    0

Following are top seeds and all District 10 qualifiers for the PIAA Class AAA and Class AA swimming and diving championships next week at Bucknell University in Lewisburg. These are preliminary seedings and are subject to change. Seed numbers listed are among automatic qualifiers only and as a result are not true seeds. *Qualified on…


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Allshouse resigns as Mercyhurst Prep swim coach

   September 11, 2012 10:53 am    0

Mercyhurst Prep swim coach Paula Allshouse has resigned effectively immediately. Allshouse cited “minor health issues” in a statement from the school and went on to say that she could not “put in the many hours that are required to coach great swimmers as well as a successful team”. Allshouse helped lead a resurgence in the…


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New District 10 swimming regions

   June 19, 2012 12:00 pm    0

We wrap up the winter season by taking a look at swimming and diving. Boys swimming Region 1 – AA Farrell Franklin Grove City Hickory Oil City Rocky Grove Sharon Slippery Rock Titusville Region 2 – AA Corry Fairview General McLane Girard Harbor Creek Iroquois North East Union City Region 3 – AA, AAA Cathedral…


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Check out District 10 Basketball and Swimming All-Stars

   March 28, 2012 1:52 am    0

  Today’s Varsity edition reveals the Erie Times-News District 10 Basketball and Swimming All-Stars. The main cover features District 10 Basketball Players of the Year Sheldon Zablotny of Cathedral Prep and Lisa Mifsud of Villa Maria. The edition also features an inside cover, which pictures District 10 Swimmers of the Year Richard “R.J.” Petrella of…


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Check out Varsity stars of tomorrow in swimming, wrestling

   March 22, 2012 12:29 pm    0

During the past two weekends, District 10’s top athletes in the pool and on the mat competed in their respective PIAA championships. Area swimmers, divers and wrestlers represented the district  well, as D-10 performers claimed seven swimming titles, one diving gold medal, three wrestling championships and many medals for top-eight finishes. Who will be the…


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Erie Times-News Breakout Male Swimmer of the Week: David Benczkowski, Mercyhurst Prep

   March 9, 2012 12:26 am    0

Benczkowski has been a standout in Class AA for the Lakers for the past few seasons. He put an exclamation mark on his District 10 career Saturday by winning the 100-yard backstroke in a dramatic finish at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center pool. He broke his own school record of 54.27 seconds by touching the…


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Erie Times-News Breakout Female Swimmer of the Week: Katie Antal, Slippery Rock

   March 9, 2012 12:23 am    0

Antal has had a strong sophomore season following her outstanding freshman year for the Rockets. She turned in a pair of second-place individual finishes at this past weekend’s District 10 Class AA championships, losing only to a longtime standout and a freshman sensation. She placed second in the 200-yard individual medley with a time of…


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District 10 relays aim for gold medals at state swim meet

   March 8, 2012 1:54 am    0

(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.) Look out for District 10 relays next week at the PIAA championships. The district is stacked with highly seeded PIAA qualifiers, including three Erie County teams that will enter…


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Congratulations to the Breakout Athletes of the Week

   March 7, 2012 12:17 am    0

Despite the winter season wrapping up, fans still came out in a big way this week with more than 3,000 votes. In somewhat of a surprising result, four of the five polls were won by non-Erie County residents. The most exciting race came in girls swimming as Slippery Rock’s Katie Antal held off Wilmington standout…


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Close races in Breakout Athlete polls as deadline draws near

   March 6, 2012 2:24 pm    0

Several Erie Times-News Breakout Athlete of the Week polls are close as the voting approaches today’s 11:59 p.m. deadline. Remember, voting is restricted to one vote per IP address or computer network. If a reader is unable to vote, then someone on that network probably already has voted. We encourage readers to use social media…


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Erie Times-News District 10 Breakout Swimmer/Diver of the Week nominees

   March 4, 2012 10:09 am    9

Two athletes from the same school are allowed this week and will be allowed after the PIAA meet in two weeks. Also, divers are eligible this week because there was no Breakout poll after the D-10 diving championships last week. Be sure to vote before Tuesday’s 11:59 p.m. deadline: GIRLS Katie Antal, Slippery Rock: The…


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Saturday’s District 10 swimming championship updates

   March 3, 2012 9:30 am    0

Get updates all day from the District 10 swimming meets at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center. Results will be posted as events are completed. There were two records today in the second day of the Class AAA meet: The McDowell team of Danielle Snyder, Mia Izzo, Julia Rahner and Shanen Lazenby set a meet and…


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Wilmington freshman Barber already a record-setting swimmer

   February 29, 2012 1:48 am    0

The Erie Times-News has learned more about Lauren Barber, the Wilmington Area High freshman who has the top District 10 Class AA times in the 200-yard freestyle (1:53.94) and 100 breaststroke (1:06.24) going into this weekend’s district championships. Her times were eye-popping Sunday when the D-10 psych sheets were released because Barber is not well…


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District 10 swimming coverage in today’s Varsity

   February 29, 2012 1:27 am    0

The District 10 swimming championships will take place Friday and Saturday at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center pool. Earlier this week, we posted links to the Class AAA and Class AA psych sheets. Fan also can check out links to the Varsity feature on the 200 IM, seeds and records, along with storylines and swimmers…


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District 10 swimming psych sheets released

   February 26, 2012 8:46 pm    0

The pysch sheets for the District 10 swimming championships are available for the Class AAA and Class AA meets, which take place Friday and Saturday at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center. Among the Class AAA boys, nine-time defending champion Cathedral Prep has six top seeds and McDowell has five, including all three relays. Among Class…


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