Sarah Power

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.

AURORA | A variety of senior girls swimmers around Aurora entered their home pools for the last time in competition and were honored in a variety of celebrations Thursday. Three of the home teams posted victories — Cherokee Trail (vs. Eaglecrest), Grandview (vs. Mullen) and Hinkley (vs. Gateway) — while Overland saw Smoky Hill come in the Utah Park pool and win.