Taylor Dirks

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.

A year made a big difference for the Smoky Hill girls swim team in terms of its finish at the annual Smoky Hill Invitational. The Buffaloes placed seventh at the meet last season, but rocketed all the way up to third on Jan. 19 against largely the same field, as they racked up 372 points […]