Swimming

Local takes back-to-back titles in swimming

Completing two swims in each event, 10-year-old Bryce Hubbard of the Rocklin Zeon Performance Team took first place in seven out of seven events in the 2014 Sierra Nevada Junior Ol ...

Marlin swimmers perform well at Sac-Joaquin Section meet

Members of the Sierra Marlins swim team competed in the Sac-Joaquin Section championships last week and showed quite well in their times and places, while representing their respec ...

Granite Bay girls take SJS swimming title

Davis High has won 18 of the 37 Sac-Joaquin Section girl’s swimming titles. They captured top honors in 2012, 2013 and appeared poised to do the same Saturday with a horde of ...

POP CULTURE: Granite Bay native takes a dip in Coca-Cola

After winning a gold medal in the 2012 Olympic pool, Granite Bay native Alyssa Anderson shifted her focus to represent another liquid — albeit with a bit more fizz. The form ...

Lincoln swim team does a warm up for fans

The Lincoln High School swim team took to the pool at McBean Park last week to showcase the aqua talent competing in the Pioneer Valley League this season. The 47-member squad wil ...

Gold medalist Summer Sanders gets very close to varicose veins campaign

In childhood innocence, Summer Sanders referred to varicose veins as “very close veins.” Now a mother of two, the two-time Olympic gold medalist from Roseville has gro ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Wave of vandalism in Auburn; outdoor safety against wildlife and Auburn City Council

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Reader Input: Build pool and they will swim

Many people in Auburn enjoy swimming; this is why we have the Auburn Recreation District public pool. The ARD pool is great for its purpose, but sometimes I think it would be a s ...

9-year-old makes Alcatraz swim

In Alcatraz?s 30 years of active use, 36 inmates tried to escape from the notorious prison. The Anglin brothers, John and Clarence, and fellow inmate Frank Morris might be the only ...

Dive into Auburn summer swim programs

Longer days and sunnier skies hint at the arrival of summer, and the Auburn Recreation District is getting a head-start on the season as youth swim programs begin this spring. &ldq ...