The Review

Video: Swimming and Diving compete in SPC South Zone Championships

Video: Swimming and Diving compete in SPC South Zone Championships

Fareen Dhuka, Online Editor-in-Chief February 11, 2021
On Saturday, Feb. 6, boys' swimming won the SPC South Zone Championship and the girls' team took runner-up. Many competitors broke previous records during this meet, the season's last.
Sophomore Jeremiah Broughton finishes his race.

SPC releases information on winter sports, updates championship plans

Ella Piper Claffy and Lillian Poag December 16, 2020
On Dec. 4, SPC released updated information on winter sports.
This season, the swimming and diving team is training in Lamar’s new state-of-the-art pool.

New Lamar pool provides swimmers with higher quality training space

Leo Morales and Wiley Jazaeri January 28, 2020
The swimming and diving team is taking advantage of Lamar’s new pool this season.
Junior captain Katie Shelburne swims the 500-yard freestyle, breaking the school record for the event.

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ swimming wins, boys take second

Kate Willey and Ellie Monday February 27, 2019
Girls' swimming became SPC champions for the second year in a row, while the boys earned second.
Ella Flowers poses with other swimmers at the Olympic Training Center.

Freshman attends swim camp at the Olympic Training Center

Kate Willey, Staff Writer December 4, 2018
In October, freshman Ella Flowers attended an intense swim camp in Colorado Springs. Flowers was one of 48 girls invited to the four-day camp.
Pod on the Quad: Road to Winter SPC

Pod on the Quad: Road to Winter SPC

Eloise Reasoner and Sophia Kontos February 15, 2018
Winter sports teams have spent all season preparing for SPC. The conference will take place starting Feb 15.

Freshman swimmer sets sight on Junior Olympics

Maggie Ballard, Staff Writer January 19, 2017
Freshman Eric Wang, who has raced against Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel, trains 22 hours a week in hopes of qualifying for the NCSA Junior Olympics.
Senior captain Austin Allday takes a breath as he speeds down the lane at the team’s first meet at Lamar, Nov. 19.

Road to Winter SPC: Boys’ Swimming

Matthew Neal, Staff Writer February 13, 2014
The boys’ swimming team aims to earn its first SPC title with the help of strong senior captains and promising underclassmen.
Sophomore Lauren Jhin comes up for air during a race at the team’s first meet at Lamar High School, Nov. 19.

Road to Winter SPC: Girls’ Swimming

Matthew Neal, Staff Writer February 13, 2014
After a long season, the girls’ swimming team has tapered their workouts to prepare for the final stretch at SPC. The team hopes all the hard work from the season will translate into those final races.
Senior Daniel Bland swims the breaststroke at one of the team’s first meets of the season, hosted by SJS and Lamar.

Winning Stroke: Swim team confident en route to SPC

Michael VerMeulen, Staff Writer January 20, 2014
Following success at a recent meet in Corpus Christi, the swim team feels confident as they prepare for SPC.
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