Swimming and Diving

 
Emma Waddell of Bangor, here in a March 2014 file photo, competed in the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials Monday night in Omaha, Nebraska.

Maine swimmers don’t advance at US Olympic Trials

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on June 27, 2016, at 10:16 p.m.
The Olympic Trials continue through Sunday.
Emma Waddell

Three Maine swimmers to compete at US Olympic Trials

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on June 20, 2016, at 5:52 p.m.
Mainers Emma Waddell of Bangor, Caitlin Tycz of Brunswick and James Wells of Bath are preparing to compete at the United States Olympic Swimming Trials June 26-July 3 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Waddell swims at Williams College, Tycz will be a senior at Morse High of Bath …

Bangor pools open

By Bangor Parks and Recreation on June 15, 2016, at 1:39 p.m.
Saturday, June 18, 2016 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Pancoe and Dakin Pools , 13th St. & Stillwater, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-992-4490; BangorParksandRec.com BANGOR — The Bangor Parks and Recreation Department announced the opening of city pools for the 2016 summer season. The Beth Pancoe Aquatic Center …
Emma Waddell

Falmouth, Bangor swimmers gain top collegiate awards

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on May 05, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
Nicole Mancini of Falmouth, who dives for Bentley University, and Bangor’s Emma Waddell, who swims for Williams College, are among the 2016 first-team All-American swimmers and divers recently announced by the College Swimming Coaches Association. Mancini, competing in this year’s NCAA Division II nationals, finished sixth in the 3-meter competition. …
Robby MacDonald

Bangor’s MacDonald to join Maine Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame

By Larry Mahoney on April 22, 2016, at 8:52 p.m.
“Swimming has absolutely been a huge part of my life. It has been a lifelong association.”
Brunswick's Caitlin Tycz competes in the 100-yard butterfly during the Class A girls swimming and diving state championship meet on Feb. 13 at the University of Maine in Orono. Tycz set a YMCA national record in the 100 butterfly last week in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Maine swimmer sets YMCA national record

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on April 12, 2016, at 5:51 p.m.
Competing for the Long Reach Swim Club of the Bath YMCA, Caitlin Tycz flew to a time of 52.43 seconds to win the 100-yard butterfly.

On Deck, a sports calendar for April 7, 2016

on April 07, 2016, at 8 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR | Husson Baseball April Vacation Clinic for youth ages 5-14, 9-11 a.m. Monday-Wednesday, April 18-20, Husson Baseball Field. Clinic includes mechanics of throwing, hitting drills, infield/outfield drills, baserunning. Cost is $100. For information, call 992-4948. BASEBALL/SOFTBALL BREWER — Sluggers Baseball and Softball Training Facility is offering daily …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 31, 2016

on March 31, 2016, at 7:37 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR | Husson Baseball April Vacation Clinic for youth ages 5-14, 9-11 a.m. Monday-Wednesday, April 18-20, Husson Baseball Field. Clinic includes mechanics of throwing, hitting drills, infield/outfield drills, baserunning. Cost is $100. For information, call 992-4948. BASEBALL/SOFTBALL BREWER — Sluggers Baseball and Softball Training Facility is offering daily …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 24, 2016

on March 24, 2016, at 7:38 p.m.
BASEBALL/SOFTBALL BREWER — Sluggers Baseball and Softball Training Facility is offering daily and weekly clinics and lessons to help athletes prepare for the spring sports season. All clinics are $20 per session. Contact Tim Bush at 207-951-2250 or tbush@mainesluggers.com. BASKETBALL BAILEYVILLE — DownEast Credit Union Basketball Tournaments, girls through eighth …

Bath swimmer sets state records at YMCA state meet

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on March 11, 2016, at 7:12 p.m.
Editor’s Note: This corrects results from a report published earlier this week. Caitlin Tycz, swimming for the Long Reach Swim Club of Bath, established state and meet records in the 200 individual medley during the YMCA championships last weekend at the University of Maine’s Wallace Pool in Orono. Tycz finished …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 10, 2016

on March 10, 2016, at 8:12 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — The Bangor Comrades American Legion team is sponsoring 2016 Spring Training Baseball Clinics on Sundays in March at Bangor High’s Red Barry Gym; events, sponsored by Bangor East and West Side Little Leagues, include Parent and Me “Learning the Game” Clinic, ages 5-8, 10-11:15 a.m., parent or …

UMaine junior sets five school records at ECAC swim championships

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on March 01, 2016, at 12:36 p.m.
The Black Bears also set records in four relays.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 26, 2016

on Feb. 26, 2016, at 7:24 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — The Bangor Comrades American Legion team is sponsoring 2016 Spring Training Baseball Clinics on Sundays in March at Bangor High’s Red Barry Gym; events, sponsored by Bangor East and West Side Little Leagues, include Parent and Me “Learning the Game” Clinic, ages 5-8, 10-11:15 a.m., parent or …

Former Bangor swimmer posts wins for WPI at league championship

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 24, 2016, at 6:55 p.m.
David Smallwood, a sophomore swimmer for Worcester Polytechnic Institute, won the 100-yard butterfly (49.3 seconds) at the recent New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship. The Bangor High graduate also collected gold medals as a member of the 200 medley relay (1:30.8) where he split 22.2 on the …
Emma Waddell, formerly a Bangor High School swimmer who is an All-American, swims with Williams College.

Bangor swimmer shines for Williams

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 18, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
Emma Waddell continued her impressive collegiate swimming career, winning two individual titles for Williams College at the New England Small College Athletic Conference swimming and diving championships.
Ellsworth's Richie Matthews swims in the 100 butterfly during the  Class B state swimming and diving championships Tuesday at Bowdoin College in Brunswick. He finished third in the event and Ellsworth won the team title.

Senior sets records, leads Ellsworth boys to ‘B’ state swim title

By Christian Sandler, Times Record on Feb. 16, 2016, at 8:47 p.m.
Senior Talor Hamilton brought Ellsworth its first state swimming title with victories in the 50- and 100-yard freestyles and helping his team win the 200 medley relay and and 400 free relay.

High school swimming state championship results

on Feb. 15, 2016, at 11:10 p.m.
Class A Boys At UMaine, Orono 1. Cheverus 339.5, 2. Brunswick 275, 3. Bangor 207.5, 4. Scarborough 169.5, 5. Falmouth 162, 6. Thornton Acad. 145, 7. Cony 141, 8. Lewiston 104, 9. Portland 103, 10. Messalonskee 100, 11. Windham 99, 12. Sanford 88, 13. Massabesic 77.5, 14. South Portland 64, …
John Bapst's Riley Satterfield competes in the 200-yard IM during the Class B girls state swimming and diving championships on Monday at Bowdoin College in Brunswick.

Greely girls capture Class B swim state title

By Christian Sandler, Times Record on Feb. 15, 2016, at 9:30 p.m.
BRUNSWICK | The quickest event of Monday’s Class B state swimming and diving state championships may also have been the loudest. Morse’s Ann Tolan captured a 50-yard freestyle state record in front of an electric crowd at Bowdoin College as the Shipbuilders went on to take fifth place overall …

Cheverus boys win fourth straight ‘A’ swim title

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 15, 2016, at 7:50 p.m.
The Cheverus High School Stags won their fourth consecutive Class A state swimming and diving championship.
Brunswick's Caitlin Tycz reacts after winning the 100 yard butterfly during the Class A girls swimming and diving state championship meet at the University of Maine in Orono on Saturday.

Brunswick rolls to its second straight Class A girls state swim title

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 13, 2016, at 7:57 p.m.
Scarborough (256) finished second followed by Cheverus of Portland (251), Bangor (209) and Cony of Augusta (181) in the 25-team field.
 

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