As the winter season comes to a near end, the Tri-County area has seen many swimmers perform well in the pool this winter at the college level.
DuBOIS — The DuBois swimming teams welcomed St. Marys for the home opener Tuesday night, and both squads came away with victories as both the boys and girls evened their records at 2-2.
LEWISBURG — After becoming the first DuBois swimmer to achieve all-state honorable mention status in last year’s PIAA Swimming Championships, Lady Beaver senior Gabi Wayne was at it again Thursday afternoon at Kinney Natatorium on the campus of Bucknell University.
DuBOIS — The DuBois swimming and diving teams wrapped up the regular season with a pair of strong performances Thursday night in a sweep of visiting St. Marys.
DuBOIS — The DuBois swimming and diving team honored its seniors Monday night, but rival Clearfield spoiled the celebration with a sweep of the host team.
HYDE — Clearfield head coach Jackie Morrison knew her girls team would have their hands full with rival DuBois Tuesday night at Robert L. Shearer Natatorium, and the Lady Bison couldn’t have performed much better against their toughest dual meet competition to date.
DuBOIS — Thursday’s swim meet was quite the productive night for DuBois at the pool, as both the girls and boys swimming teams continued their aquatic dominance and swept the Bradford Owls 118-58 and 94-66, respectively.
HYDE — The area’s three swimming teams — DuBois, St. Marys and Brookville — competed at Clearfield’s annual Arctic Swim Classic Saturday, with the area squads coming away with five titles between the boys and girls events.
ST. MARYS — The DuBois swimming team traveled to St. Marys Monday night, with the girls and boys teams sweeping the host Dutch as both squads improved to 2-0 on the season.
The DuBois Lady Beavers wrapped up their stay at the PIAA Class AAA Swimming and Diving Championships Thursday morning by hitting the pool in their three final events at Bucknell University.
In the world of sports, the thing that often separates great athletes from good athletes is their ability to perform at their best when it matters the most.