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OMAHA, Neb. – Ella Eastin returns to the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials on Sunday mentally and physically prepared to contend for a spot in Rio.
The 19-year-old, former Crean Lutheran standout is wiser and ready to have fun, something she didn&r... Full story
GARDEN GROVE - A small school bus rolled onto the dirt track before Pacifica’s graduation ceremony Wednesday afternoon carrying a senior ready to defy obstacles on one of his brightest days.
Swimmer Ben Burns sat in his wheelchair in the back ... Full story
The joyful screams from the cluster of Santa Margarita girls echoed from under the diving tower at Riverside City College toward to the middle of the aquatics center and beyond.
“We were all gathered in a circle and we started screaming really... Full story
Craig Brown’s unique coaching career reached another peak Saturday, not far from one of his favorite destinations known for majestic views.
The Crean Lutheran girls swim coach guided the Saints, in only their sixth season as a program, to thei... Full story
FRESNO – With the final challenge conquered, Crean Lutheran’s girls 400-yard freestyle relay gathered near its lane Saturday night and let the emotions of a four-year journey flow.
Seniors Brittany Kampfer, Tianna Jorgenson, Emily East... Full story
FRESNO – Crean Lutheran’s girls freely dove into the treacherous waters Friday, knowing that Orange County was outnumbered and needed to be fast to survive.
The Saints didn’t cringe, and they weren’t alone.
Led by Crean Lu... Full story
FRESNO – Diver Colten Young’s formula for success claimed another major prize Friday at the CIF State Swimming and Diving Championships.
The Crean Lutheran junior again assembled the 11-dive list with the highest degree of difficulty a... Full story
RIVERSIDE – The competition was so close that it generated a new name. There also were fresh, temporary tattoos and an updated number to flash in the celebration.
Crean Lutheran’s girls won all over again Saturday at the CIF-SS Divisio... Full story
RIVERSIDE – Santa Margarita’s swimming program produced some of the best individual and team racing the CIF-SS Division 1 final could handle Saturday night.
The meet, however, couldn’t quite handle Grant Shoults.
The Santa Mar... Full story