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SWIM: Salpointe & Rincon face off as season gets underway
Swim & Dive season
Swimming Andy Morales September 8, 2017

SWIM & DIVE: Chaparral boys, girls top Desert Mountain
Chaparral was strong in the individual events in a dual-meet win over Desert Mountain.
Swimming Emily Wirtz September 1, 2017

SWIM & DIVE: Southern Arizona Preview
Southern Arizona swim and dive preview
Stories Andy Morales August 6, 2017

D-III swim/dive: Phoenix Country Day boys, Sabino girls triumph
New division for small schools re-debuts
Stories Les Willsey November 6, 2016

D-I swim and dive: Brophy Prep, Desert Vista take care of business
Brophy's Jack Blake a four-event winner
Cross Country Les Willsey November 6, 2016

D-II swim-dive: Chaparral wins boys and girls titles
Ryan Hoffer, Taylor Ruck, Emma Broome take 4 golds each
Stories Les Willsey November 5, 2016

SWIM: D-III Preview
Competition in Division III for Swim and Dive has not been held in Arizona since 2009. Swimmers from 53 teams are now eligible to compete in the reboot of this division. Sedona Red Rock won the former 1A/2A/3A championships in 2008 and 2009 and the Scorpions took runner-up to Valley Christian in 2007. A champion hasn’t been crowned in seven years so almost anything can happen. The Sabino girls took fourth place in Division II last year and the Sabercats will benefit from a D-III placement this fall. Sixth place finisher Seton Classic also moves down as do ninth place Veritas Prep and 11th place Scottsdale Christian. Let’s take a brief look at some of the top swimmers in D-III: Phoenix Country Day senior Lara Gemar has the best time this fall in the 50 Free (24.75). She took third place in the 200 Individual Medley last year and third in the 100 Breast. American Leadership Academy sophomore Katie McBratney controls the 200 IM with a time of 2:11.04 and the 200 Free with a time of 1:56.12. She is also tops in the 100 Free with a time of 53.03. Veritas Prep senior Katie Higgins has a state-best time in the 100 Fly at 56.76. Higgins won the D-II state championship in the 100 Fly last year. She shared the championship with former Sabino standout Taylor Nations. Higgins also took fourth in the 100 Back. Higgins also controls the 100 Back with a time of 1:00.97. Coolidge senior Morgan Tamisiea has a time of 5.08:85 in the 500 Free. America Leadership freshman Sadie Edwards is tops with a time 1:06.58 in the 100 Breast. On the boy’s side, Seton Catholic junior Archie Spindler is best in the 200 Free with a time of 1.44:27 and the 500 Free (4:41.27). Tempe Prep senior David Hudson has the best time in the 200 IM at 1.59:02 and the 100 Fly (50.61). Tempe Prep senior Jeffrey Snoddy has a time of 21.82 in the 50 Free and 59.79 in the 100 Breast. Tanque Verde senior Joe Breinholt has the best time in the 100 Free (47.98). Pusch Ridge junior Will Newman has a time of 55.03 in the 100 Back The Phoenix Country Day boys took fourth place in D-II last year while Gilbert Classical took sixth. Tempe Prep came in eighth place and Seton Catholic took ninth. These teams are now in D-III.
Stories Andy Morales November 4, 2016

High School Classic Swim and Dive Invitational this Saturday in Tucson
The 16th Annual TYR High School Classic Swim and Dive Invitational will be held Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Hillenbrand Aquatic Center on the University of Arizona Campus. The meet will be presented by Sahuaro High School and Tucson Ford Dealers Aquatics.
Stories Andy Morales September 27, 2016

Swim: Brophy, Xavier come away with wins at their invite
Chaparral's Hoffer sets new meet record in 50-free
Stories Jacob Franklin September 25, 2016

Swim & Dive: Brophy, Desert Vista repeat at Wolves Classic
Five meet records fall; Brophy takes 7 event titles
Stories Les Willsey September 19, 2016

SWIM: Sunnyside's Elizabeth Villasenor is still competing
You won't find Elizabeth Villasenor's name anywhere on the AIA list of swimmers who qualified for state. In fact, you'll have scroll through several pages of Division I swimmers to find her best times of 32.73 in the 50 Free and 1:45.26 in the 100 Breast listed. And, right there, you will find her name.
Swimming / Baseball / Softball Andy Morales November 11, 2015

Record times highlight swim and dive finals
Chaparral's Hoffer continues dominance
Swimming Game Previews November 7, 2015

D-II swim/dive: Notre Dame Prep in position to control
More placing returners give Saints an edge
Stories Les Willsey November 5, 2015

D-I swim/dive: Chaparral girls, Brophy looking at repeats
Chandler's Durek seeks pair of threepeats
Swimming Les Willsey November 5, 2015

High School Swim Classic Results
Sabino senior Taylor Nations came away with a win in the 100 Free, 100 Back and as the final leg of the 400 Free. Her performance at the meet was matched by Catalina Foothills standout Brooks Fail on the boy's side.
Stories Andy Morales October 3, 2015

High School Classic Swim and Dive Invitational
The 14th Annual TYR High School Classic has 24 schools and over 625 swimmers and divers registered from around the state. The competition starts Saturday, Oct. 3 at 10 a.m. at the Hillenbrand Aquatic Center on the University of Arizona Campus, just east of McKale Center.
Stories Andy Morales October 1, 2015

Sept. 18-19 features full slate of non-football events
TOC VB hosted by Westwood, Wolves Classic Swim meet top list
Football / Girls Volleyball / Cross Country / Swimming / Badminton / Golf Les Willsey September 17, 2015

Fall sports in full swing this week
Girls VB, XC, swimming and fall soccer begin seasons
Girls Volleyball / Soccer / Cross Country / Swimming / Badminton / Golf Les Willsey August 31, 2015

Swim records fall at state
Chaparral's Hoffer sets new 50, 100 yard free standard.
Swimming Game Previews November 9, 2014

Catalina Foothills boys, Campo Verde girls take D-II swim and dive titles
Catalina Foothills' Lujan, Shadow Mountain's Holman are Swimmers of the Year.
Swimming Game Previews November 8, 2014

Swim & Dive championships
Swim & Dive championships preview
Swimming Andy Morales October 28, 2014

Rick McConnell one of 14 to be enshrined in Pima Couny Sports Hall of Fame
Longtime Dobson basketball coach makes name for himself in Tucson and East Valley
Football / Cross Country / Swimming / Golf / Basketball / Baseball Les Willsey October 25, 2014
New pool adds benefits for swim team, should attract more fans
By the beginning of this school year, a new campus pool was finished and ready for use. Officially named the Brophy Aquatic Center, it replaces Loyola field just outside the Great Hall.
Swimming Student Insiders October 16, 2014

Remaining Swim & Dive state qualifying meets & standards
The loss of the High School Classic in Tucson decreases chances for Southern AZ swimmers to gain qualifying standards.
Football / Swimming Andy Morales September 28, 2014

Busy weekend of non-football events for Sept. 19-20 in East Valley
Westwood TOC volleyball, cross country and swimming head the list
Football / Cross Country / Swimming / Golf Les Willsey September 16, 2014