Swimming and Diving

 
Ann Tolan (left) and Caitlyn Tycz of the Long Reach Swim Club in Bath pose together after a successful day of racing at the 2016 YMCA national championships. The duo, along with Olivia Harper and Ella Martin, set a national record of 1 minute, 33.2 seconds in the 200-yard freestyle relay. They became the first team from Maine to win a relay gold at the Y Nationals.

Swimmers continue Long Reach club’s tradition at YMCA Nationals

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on April 28, 2017, at 3:10 p.m.

Bath swimmers excel at YMCA national championships

By BDN Staff Reports on April 06, 2017, at 1:45 p.m.
Emma Waddell

Mainers claim prestigious collegiate swimming, hockey honors

on March 24, 2017, at 1:43 p.m.
Emma Waddell of Bangor has been named a 2017 DIII Honda Athlete of the Year nominee, while Brady Fleurent of Biddeford won the 17th Joe Concannon Award.
These 11 seniors from Old Town High School have earned spots on the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association Academic All America Team. The Coyotes' honorees include (front, from left): Johanna Burgason, Allison Ketch, Alexis Rutherford and Kassidy Harriman. In the back row (from left) are Dominic D’Angelo, Nate St. Jean, Jacob Ketch, Nick Feero, Nick Gould, Drew St. Jean and Garrett Stoyell.

11 Old Town High School swimmers to receive Academic All America honor

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 23, 2017, at 2:51 p.m.
One thing Dave Ploch preaches as a coach and a teacher is that his students strive to be well-rounded academically and athletically.

Maine swimmers shine at New England YMCA meet

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 21, 2017, at 3:22 p.m.
Several Maine club teams and individuals recorded great performances at the recent New England YMCA swimming championships in Massachusetts.

Bangor’s Waddell caps national swim meet with second-place finish

on March 19, 2017, at 3:42 p.m.
Emma Waddell

Bangor swimmer wins two Division III national titles

By Pete Warner on March 16, 2017, at 12:35 p.m.
SWIM SCENE

400 medley relay shines for UMaine men at ECACs

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on March 15, 2017, at 10:14 a.m.

YMCA Combined Championships results

on March 10, 2017, at 6:23 p.m.

YMCA Combined Championships results

on March 08, 2017, at 11:10 p.m.

YMCA Combined Championships results

on March 08, 2017, at 5:21 p.m.

YMCA Combined Championships results

on March 07, 2017, at 4:07 p.m.

YMCA Combined Championships results

on March 06, 2017, at 6:02 p.m.

Coach pleased with UMaine’s performances at America East swim meet

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 22, 2017, at 1:51 p.m.
Several former age group and high school swimmers from Maine distinguished themselves with their performances for the University of Maine recently at the America East Championship.

Cony girls win school’s first-ever swimming championship

on Feb. 21, 2017, at 4:42 p.m.
On Tuesday, the school picked up some new trophy case hardware to complement its gold basketballs.

Tuesday’s Class A girls swimming and diving state championship results

on Feb. 21, 2017, at 4:22 p.m.

Cape Elizabeth girls breeze to ‘B’ state swim championship

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 20, 2017, at 8:44 p.m.

Monday’s Class A boys swimming and diving state championship results

on Feb. 20, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.
Matt Smith of Bangor High School competes in the breaststroke leg of the 200-yard individual medley race during Monday's Class A swimming and diving state championship meet at Bowdoin College in Brunswick. Smith finished 13th to help the Rams finish second behind five-time defending champion Cheverus High of Portland.

Cheverus boys capture fifth straight state Class A swim crown

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 20, 2017, at 7:12 p.m.

Class B boys high school state swimming results

on Feb. 19, 2017, at 11:54 a.m.