Girls Swimming

AURORA | One of the fastest and most fun girls swim meets of the season is in store for Saturday in the annual Smoky Hill Invitational. The Buffaloes welcome back the same field from last season that also includes locals Cherokee Trail and Eaglecrest for the meet, which begins with swimming prelims at 8:30 a.m. and concludes with swimming and diving finals at 5 p.m.

AURORA | Jada Surrell-Norwood’s debut season in girls high school swimming finished in grand style. The Regis Jesuit standout capped her freshman season with a strong showing at the Class 5A girls state swim meet in February, a performance that netted her four All-American awards from the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association.

AURORA | City prep swimmers had their thinking caps on as well as their swim caps in the 2016-17 season. The National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) revealed its nationwide academic awards for the year Friday and two Aurora teams and 12 boys and girls individuals were honored among Colorado’s representation on the prestigious nationwide list.