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Posts Tagged ‘Maryland High School Swimming’

2013-2014 All-Met teams announced; Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar named SOY

Friday, April 4th, 2014

The 2013-2014 Winter All-Met teams were released Friday and showcased the top swimming and diving talent in the area.

Weekly Wrap-up: Churchill, Oakton girls roll; Churchill, Seneca Valley boys contests tight

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Young talent continues to shine during the 2012-2013 high school season with standout performances from freshman on both sides of the Potomac.

Maryland 4A/3A Swimming Championships; Powell sets three individual state records

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Montgomery County teams shined at this year’s Maryland 4A/3A Swimming Championship, dominating the team competition. 16 state records were broken by MCPS swimmers, as Walter Johnson’s boys and Whitman’s girls claimed their school’s first state titles.

Preview: 4A/3A Maryland Swimming & Diving Championship Meet

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Montgomery County teams will head to their first Maryland 4A-3A Swimming Championship meet on Saturday, Feb. 25. The county boasts most of the top swimmers in the state, and they have a chance to rewrite the record books this weekend. Check out RFTW’s preview of this year’s state meet inside.

Wootton’ stars set to challenge Churchill’s depth in division one battle

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

Jessica Chen and Kristina Li must continue their winning ways this Saturday against a fast group of Churchill girls, looking for a Division I Championship.

Weekly Wrap-up: Woodson, Yorktown, Oakton alone at the top in Va. with Districts around the corner

Monday, January 16th, 2012

Woodson, Yorktown, and Oakton are undefeated on both girls’ and boys’ sides in the Northern Region with one meet to go. Churchill, Wootton, Walter Johnson, and Whitman are battling it out in the MCPS’ top division, and are looking ahead to their first Maryland states appearances.

Weekly Wrap-up: Yorktown, Woodson, Oakton, West Springfield still chasing perfect records on both sides

Monday, January 9th, 2012

That list of undefeated teams got smaller over the weekend, as we put 2012′s first week of high school swimming behind us.

Churchill sweeps B-CC [updated with results]

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

B-CC was missing some top performers on the girls side, but it would not have mattered against a dominant Churchill team who rolled in their first meet of the new year.

Wootton girls roll; WJHS boys sneak by despite missing key swimmers [updated with full results]

Saturday, January 7th, 2012

Walter Johnson’s girls fall to a talented Wootton, while the Patriot boys team miss a golden opportunity against a depleted Walter Johnson boys team.

An early test for high school teams to start 2012

Friday, January 6th, 2012

The high school season kicks back into gear this weekend with rivalry meets in northern Va. and heavyweight bouts in Montgomery County, featuring Madison-Langley, Robinson-Westfield, Walter Johnson-Wootton, and Churchill-B-CC. We’ll see who trained the hardest during the three week holiday break as we enter the 2012 half of the high school season.

RFTW's Top 11 Stories of 2011

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

Join us as we recap the year’s top stories!

MCPS could join Md. state meet, alter Metros schedule

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Montgomery County Public School swim coaches and athletic directors are considering a proposal to join the Maryland state meet and shift Metros earlier in the season schedule.

Churchill boys, Whitman girls take MCPS titles

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

Churchill came from behind to reclaim the Montgomery County Public Schools Swimming and Diving Championships on the boys’ side while the Whitman girls continued their perfect season with a repeat performance at Saturday’s meet. Complete meet results inside

Montgomery County championships preview

Friday, February 18th, 2011

The 2010 Montgomery County Public School Swimming and Diving Championships provided plenty of drama and a few surprises as the Whitman girls announced themselves as a legitimate Metros title contender and the Wootton boys earned an elusive victory for their team and longtime coach Howard Blume. How will Saturday’s 2011 championship meet play out?

Montgomery Co. roundup

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

The Churchill, Blair, Blake and Clarksburg boys and Whitman, Northwest, Magruder and Springbrook girls each picked up wins at their respective division meets as Montgomery County’s public schools geared up for this weekend’s Montgomery County championships. Elsewhere, Georgetown Prep won the IAC championships.

Montgomery County divisional previews

Friday, February 11th, 2011

With Virginia’s Northern Region meet in the books and the WMPSSDL’s championship meet all wrapped up, Montgomery County joins the championship season this weekend with its divisional meets. Inside find a quick look at the weekend schedule and what to watch for at each meet.

Woodson girls stumble, boys prevail

Monday, January 24th, 2011

The South County girls snatched an undefeated season away from Woodson while the Oakton girls and boys beat Herndon to wrap up impressive seasons in the Concorde District.

Washington-Lee revs up rivalry with Yorktown

Friday, January 21st, 2011

The Washington-Lee boys are fired up for their annual clash with Arlington rivals Yorktown but have their sights set on a district title.

Northern Region shakeup

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Westfield continued to roll, Thomas Jefferson looked strong and South County posted a historic win in Northern Region action this weekend. In Montgomery County, Whitman’s girls continued their winning ways as the Vikings split a dual meet with Walter Johnson.

Gonzaga upsets Prep; Churchill wins carnival

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Gonzaga added some drama to the upcoming championship meet season by taking down WMPSSDL rival Georgetown Prep while Churchill once again rallied from a late deficit to win the MCPS Division I relay carnival in dramatic fashion.

Briar Woods girls soaring in Dulles District

Monday, December 20th, 2010

After winning their first district title and placing fourth at the Virginia A-AA state meet last winter, the Briar Woods girls’ have picked up right are again out in front in the Dulles District.

Madison hoping to find its form against McLean

Friday, December 17th, 2010

The reigning AAA Liberty District champion Madison Warhawks will pick up the pace as they take on league rivals McLean while Wootton finally gets its crack at Churchill in Montgomery County after last year’s dual meet was snowed out.

Elizabeth Pepper on a mission this winter

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

A disappointing showing at last winter’s Metros championships is fueling Walter Johnson senior Elizabeth Pepper this season. And in Virginia, St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes and Bishop Ireton split the annual Alexandria Tri-City meet on Tuesday.

H.S. Preview: Girls

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Severna Park and Robinson hope to build on respective state title streaks in Maryland and Virginia while a slew of returning All-Mets should make things interesting when Metros rolls around. We preview the 2010-11 girls’ high school swim season with swimmers to watch, plenty of storylines and key meet dates to put on your calendar.

H.S. Preview: Boys

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

We’re back! Finally! It’s time to kick off the 2010-11 high school swim season, and we’ll start with today’s boys’ preview featuring swimmers to watch and the top storylines from around the region.

Area round-up

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

A round-up of area events, including the Virginia men winning the ACC championships, locals performances for Texas at the Big 12 championships, top performances at CAAs by Ashley Danner and Eric Knight, Oakton All-Met Kaitlin Pawlowicz’s nomination for USA Swimming’s race of the week and local clubs taking national honors.

Wootton boys shake up Mo. Co. championships

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

The Wootton boys were surprise winners while Whitman continued its strong season, taking the girls’ meet and the combined meet at Saturday’s Montgomery County championships.

Montgomery teams gear up for county meet

Friday, February 19th, 2010

With a full week of pool time, Montgomery’s 25 teams convene at the Martin Luther King Swim Center Saturday for a county championship meet that should feature faster times and dramatic finishes. PSYCH SHEET INSIDE

Churchill boys, Whitman girls take Division I titles

Saturday, February 13th, 2010

After more than a week out of the pool, the Whitman girls and Churchill boys once again showed why they should not be taken lightly at Metros as the two teams scored convincing victories at Saturday’s Montgomery County Division I meet. COMPLETE RESULTS INSIDE FROM DIVISIONS I, II, III and IV

Churchill narrowly edges Whitman at relay carnival

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Montgomery County Division I swim teams returned to the pool Saturday for their first competitive action of the new year — the relay carnival at Martin Luther King Swim Center. And while the meet does not factor into team standings, the razor-thin margin that separated the top two teams definitely increased the anticipation for the upcoming county and Metros meets.

Out of the pool and into the snow

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

The weekend snowstorm provided area students with an early Christmas present in the form of a few snow days and an extended holiday break. But the early start to the school holiday has cut into swim practice schedules and will keep many teams out of the water for a full two weeks.

Churchill girls look to bounce back vs. Wootton

Friday, December 18th, 2009

Still riding high after an upset win over perennial power Good Counsel last February at Metros, the Churchill girls came into this season loaded with talent and widely considered a top contender to repeat as Montgomery County and Metros champions. But after suffering their first defeat in two years last Saturday against Whitman, the Bulldogs will be looking to rebound this week against Wootton.

High School Preview:Boys

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Our high school swimming previews continue with a look at what to watch for in Washington D.C.-area boys’ swimming in 2009-10. Included are the area’s swimmer to watch, top three storylines, notes from around the area, and key dates. Wednesday: girls’ preview; Thursday: boys’ preview; Friday: a look at the Robinson-Oakton rivalry.