Alumni Update - Dominic Giordano (Pitt)

Published on Wednesday, 22 June 2016 12:00 pm

... score of 460.30 and became the first Pitt swimmer or diver to earn an individual national title. The competition will be cumulative over three lists of dives (preliminaries, semifinals and finals). In ...

Alumni Update: Megan Bilko (Grove City)

Published on Tuesday, 10 May 2016 12:00 pm

GROVE CITY, Pa. -- Grove City College has selected senior soccer player Seth Loew (Center Valley, Pa./Southern Lehigh) and senior swimmer Megan Bilko as its Omicron Delta Kappa Sportsman and Sportswoman ...

Alumni Update: Matt Baurle (Westminster)

Published on Friday, 25 March 2016 12:00 pm

  GREENSBORO, N.C. – Westminster College senior Matt Baurle finished his trip at the 2015-16 NCAA Division III Men's Swimming and Diving Championships with an Honorable Mention All-America finish ...

Swimming: Decision to swim pays off twice for Geibel senior

Published on Friday, 25 March 2016 6:00 am

Keith Barnes recaps the PIAA swimming and diving championships. "A year ago, Emily Zimcosky opted against swimming in the PIAA Class AA finals at Bucknell University to travel to Buffalo for another ...

Swimming: Geibel grabs first state crown in 38 years

Published on Saturday, 19 March 2016 5:00 am

Keith Barnes covered Friday's PIAA swim championships. "LEWISBURG, Pa. — It wasn't quite a Pyrrhic victory for Taylor Petrak when she won the PIAA Class AA 50-yard freestyle title last year, but ...

Swimming: WPIAL swimmers shut out of golds at PIAA meet

Published on Friday, 18 March 2016 5:00 am

Keith Barnes reports on the PIAA swim championships. "A Mt. Lebanon swimmer had a pretty good chance of winning the PIAA Class AAA boys 100-yard breaststroke title this year. After all, Jack Lanphear ...

Swimming: North Allegheny dynasty rolls on

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2016 7:40 am

The North Allegheny swimming and diving swimming dynasty is on the short list of greatest in WPIAL history among all sports. Thursday and Friday at Pitt's Trees Pool, the Tigers added to their now legendary ...

Swimming: Mt. Lebanon gets past Upper St. Clair again

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2016 7:40 am

... and 100 breaststroke. Ramsey won the 200 IM and Lanphear took sixth. In the 100 breaststroke it was Lanphear besting Ramsey. Both swimmers swam faster than the WPIAL record in the event but it was Lanphear ...

Swimming: Hopewell senior defends backstroke title

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2016 7:40 am

... was able to drop even more time and swim the event in 51.65 to defend his title. He also finished third place in his other individual event, the 100 butterfly.  ...

Swimming: Obama Academy sophomore captures WPIAL title

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2016 7:40 am

... to the top of the podium. Niksic won the 100 butterfly in a time of 51.29. He also took second place in the 100 backstroke in the WPIAL Class AA swimming championships.  ...

Swimming: Senior duo leads way for Upper St. Clair

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2016 7:30 am

With the departure of the one of the best senior classes in WPIAL history last year, the Class of 2016 was going to need to step up for the Upper St. Clair boys. Seniors Kevin Liu and Braedon Wong did ...

Swimming: Oakland Catholic senior captures WPIAL title

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2016 7:30 am

In her last chance at competing for an elusive individual WPIAL title, Oakland Catholic senior Peyton Kondis came oh-so close on the first-day of the WPIAL Class AAA meet. She finished second in the 200 ...