Posts Tagged ‘Caroline McTaggart’
Less than 500 days until the 2016 Rio Olympics, but Potomac Valley swimmers have wasted no time qualifying for next next summer’s U.S. Trials.
John Shebat, Carsten Vissering, Andrew Seliskar and James Jones added the 400 medley national records in the 15-18 and 17-18 age group Saturday morning.
The California recruit continued his assault on the medal stands in Orlando, winning a fourth and fifth individual gold.
A photo gallery recap of Friday’s morning preliminary heats in Orlando.
Anyone did not stand a chance Thursday against the top-ranked high school swimmer in the country. And so not-anyone won two more golds.
Carsten Vissering and Andrew Seliskar finished 1-2 in the 100-meter breaststroke in top-five all-time times in Orlando.
After an eventful championship weekend, Churchill and Langley back to where they began.
The weekend’s Metro and Virginia region meets were fast, and the relays were among the best performances.
The Bulldogs remain No. 1 but the gap between them and the rest of the top 10 has shrunk.
In team competition, Holton-Arms and Gonzaga reign once again.
A lot of shake-up after Washington area teams competed in their first round of championships.
Isabelle Jubin does a little of everything for the No. 2 Panthers, who take a second straight Independent School League title.
Holton-Arms’ Caroline McTaggart and Isabelle Jubin look to defend ISL crown against Flint Hill and Stone Ridge’s Katie Ledecky. Psych sheet and meet information included.
Churchill remains top “Bulldog” but after a stumble against Jefferson Langley has fallen from the No. 2 spot in this week’s rankings.
High school times are hard to find, but here is a breakdown of how the area’s high school girls swimmers rank based on their club swimming times.
Fast swimming highlighted the Winter Classic and RMSC Holiday Invitational this weekend.
UCLA added a big sprint prospect with their latest signing of Chevy Chase native Carolina McTaggart.
LOCALS NOTEBOOK: A host of All-Mets are set to compete in Irvine, Calif. at the U.S. Nationals, including Andrew Seliskar, Jack Conger, Janet Hu and Sarah Haase.
Machine’s top junior freestyle finishes seventh in championship final at 2014 Junior Nationals.
Montgomery County’s best will step onto the blocks at Tuesday’s 2014 Coaches Long Course Invitational Meet in Rockville.
Get ready for Week 1 of the MCSL season with our divisions preview.
Michael Phelps swam butterfly during 50-meter free prelims, and nearly qualified for finals in Mesa, Arizona at the Grand Prix.
All eyes will be on Michael Phelps this Thursday and Friday at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix, but here are five local storylines not to overlook.
Michael Phelps returns to the competition pool for the US2014 Mesa Grand Prix. Find all the links you need to follow along here!
Five total national age group records were set during day two finals at the 2014 National Club Swimming Association short course junior nationals in Orlando.
Gonzaga wins only one boys’ event, but depth lifts Eagles. Holton-Arms rolls to second-straight title.
Junior Caroline McTaggart led the Panthers in their dominating performance at the Independent School League swimming championships.
Fourteen records went down this weekend at the Rockville Municipal Pool during the 2013 MCSL All-Stars. [Gallery Inside]
Gonzaga boys three-peat, Holton-Arms girls edge Good Counsel at Washington Metropolitan Prep School Swim and Dive League championshipsSaturday, February 2nd, 2013
Gonzaga captured its third consecutive Washington Metropolitan Prep School Swim and Dive League title while the Holton-Arms girls narrowly edged Good Counsel.
Area standouts Holly Jansen, Jacqueline Clabeaux, Hannah Lindsey and Caroline McTaggart impressed at the 2012 Winter Classic in Fairfax, Va.
Check out this week’s picture of the week coming from the 2012 MCSL All Star meet.
Jack Conger finished his first U.S. Olympic Trials strong with a top five finish in the men’s 200 backstroke.
On the final day at NCSA Junior Nationals, all the usual suspects could be found in the top heats, performing as they had all week. Katie Ledecky and Jack Conger earned the female and male performance of the meet awards.
Katie Ledecky notched her third win of the meet in Orlando, as did Jack Conger, in the second to last day of competition at NCSA Junior Nationals.
Conger blows away competition in 200m back at Junior Nationals; rising stars McTaggart and Seliskar make first Trials cutsWednesday, March 21st, 2012
Jack Conger rocked the competition Wednesday night in the men’s 200-meter backstroke, bringing the crowd to their feet in the Orlando YMCA Aquatic Center.
Jack Conger flirts with 500-free record; Gonzaga wins team title at Washington Metro Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championships
Gonzaga enters this week’s championship meets as one of the hottest teams in the area, coming off wins at the National Catholic and WMPSSDL championship meets. They will be tested this weekend at the Washington Metropolitan Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championship. The Metros finals are Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Germantown Indoor Swim Center, where the best teams from Montgomery County, WMPSSDL, and DCIAA come together for one of the best collections of high school talent in on the East Coast.
Weekly Wrap-up: Records tumble at WMPSSDL & Northern Regions; Montgomery, PW, and Loudoun Counties rev up for champ meetsMonday, February 6th, 2012
Freshmen all across the region impressed this week, in the first and second rounds of championship meets in Maryland and Virginia, with All American times and record breaking swims. Read round-ups from all across the area in this week’s wrap-up.
Stone Ridge’s Katie Ledecky breaks Olympian Kate Ziegler’s records in the 200 and 500 freestyle events at the Washington Metropolitan Prep School Swim and Dive League Championships.
A team atmosphere was evident at the 2011 Winter Classic as area teams urged on their friends against great competition at George Mason University’s Jim McKay Natatorium.
Swimmers at the PVS Long Course Age Group Championships put up fast times despite the hot, sticky heat in Laurel this weekend.
With clear skies and large crowds lining the 50-meter Olympic-sized pool, nine records were broken at the 2011 MCSL Coaches Long Course meet at Rockville Swim Center. The USA Swimming-sanctioned summer league meet allows for fast times to count for elite qualifying events — including the U.S. Olympic Trials. MCSL invites the top eight swimmers [...]
There will be plenty at stake in the fourth weekend of competition for Maryland teams. Chevy Chase Recreation Association battles Kentlands for control of the MCSL’s Division F, while Severn Crossing hosts King’s Landing in a matchup of PMSL Division E heavyweights.