Girls Swimming

AURORA | A list of city boys and girls athletes by school who are set to sign national athletic letters of intent on Nov. 12: Courtney Oakes is Sports Editor of the Aurora Sentinel. Reach him at 303-750-7555 or Twitter: @aurorasports. FB: Aurora Prep Sentinel CHEROKEE TRAIL — Amanda Geary, lacrosse, Colorado Mesa University […]

AURORA | The Regis Jesuit boys and girls swim teams swept the Class 5A state championships last season and several key members of those teams will sign national athletic letters of intent Wednesday. A number of NLI ceremonies are set for around Aurora, but Regis Jesuit’s joint gathering in its new Performing Arts Center will […]


It turns out the powerhouse Regis Jesuit boys swim program failed to win just one thing in the 2014 season — a national championship. Coach Nick Frasersmith’s Raiders — who dominated the Class 5A boys state swim meet in May with help from six individual state championships — finished second in the country among independent […]

AURORA | The University of California women’s swim team had the best 800 yard freestyle in Division I women’s swimming in the 2013-14 season and also had likely had one of the smartest relay teams in the land as well. The College Swimming Coaches Association (CSCAA) released its Individual Scholar All-America Award list and two former […]

AURORA | The three relay teams that played a big role in helping the Regis Jesuit girls swim team win the Class 5A state championship in the winter season landed on the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches All-American list for the 2013-14 season. With the victory of the 400 yard freestyle relay team of junior Taylor […]

Some prestigious season-ending accolades came to Regis Jesuit divers McKensi Austin and Kyle Goodwin this week. Both divers, who won the Class 5A boys and girls state championships in their respective seasons, received All-American status when the National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association put out its list of national 1-meter diver All-Americans for 2013-14. In February, […]

MINNEAPOLIS | Olympian Missy Franklin made her mark in her first NCAA Championships on Friday. The California freshman shattered the 200-yard freestyle record to claim her first NCAA title, and defending champion Georgia, with a full slate of 17 qualifiers, stretched its lead over the field after the second day of the NCAA women’s swimming […]

THORNTON | Images from the Aurora swimmers (Grandview, Regis Jesuit and Smoky Hill) from the finals session of the 2014 Class 5A girls state swim meet on Feb. 15, 2014, at the Veterans’ Memorial Aquatic Center. (Photos by Marla R. Keown and Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel) Courtney Oakes is Sports Editor of the Aurora Sentinel. Reach […]