Swimming state championship meet results

4:25 pm Feb. 9, 2014

A-AAAAA results

Compiled by Score Atlanta

Team scores

Boys

1. St. Pius 199, 2. Marist 191, 3. Westminster 190, 4. Chamblee 172, 5. North Hall 143, 6. Northview 139, 7. Dalton 114, 8. Evans 112, 9. Starr’s Mill 100, 10. Woodward Academy 67, 11. Greenbrier 62, 12. Pope 56, 13. Holy Innocnets’ 51, 14. Rome 49, 15. Blessed Trinity 45, 16. Oconee County 44, 17. McIntosh 39, 18. Savannah Arts Academy 38, 19. Northgate 37,

Swimming: St. Pius, Walton boys surprise at state meet

11:12 pm Feb. 8, 2014

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Two first-time team state swimming champions were crowned in the A-AAAAA state meet on Saturday and multiple individual state records were set. The St. Pius boys scored 199 points and edged second-place Marist (191.0) while the Woodward Academy girls accumulated 229.0 points to top second-place Westminster (203.0).

St. Pius had to place ahead of Marist in the final event, the 400 freestyle relay, in order to clinch its state championship.

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Diving: Wesleyan, Etowah divers win state titles

10:20 pm Feb. 6, 2014

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Wesleyan freshman Abby Gardner capped off an undefeated season by winning the Class A-AAAAA girls one-meter diving title and Etowah junior Madison DuVall won in Class AAAAAA at the state diving championships Thursday at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center.

The Wolves placed four divers in the top 10.

 Gardner may be following in the footsteps of former Wesleyan great Lauren Hall, who graduated in 2012. Hall won four straight individual

Swimming: Collins Hill wins Gwinnett County title

4:16 pm Feb. 5, 2014

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The Gwinnett County Swimming and Diving Championships held at the West Gwinnett Aquatic Center last week may have offered a sneak preview of this weekend’s Class AAAAAA boys’ state meet at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center. Collins Hill got the job done for its first county title since 2005 as it edged Parkview 1,018 points to 861 points. North Gwinnett finished a somewhat distant third, while Norcross and Brookwood

Swimming: Westminster earns combined win at Metro meet

12:49 pm Jan. 29, 2014

By Ricky Dimon

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Alpharetta, Westminster and Woodward Academy raced to victories at last weekend’s 44th Metro Swimming and Diving Championships. Westminster, which hosted the event, saw both its boys and girls place in the top three of their respective meets—good enough for a combined team win (311.5 points to runner-up Marist’s 309). Alpharetta’s boys edged the host Wildcats by the slimmest of margins, 176 points to 175.5. The Woodward girls

Swimming: Golden Lions win at Emory

1:55 pm Jan. 22, 2014

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The St. Pius boys won the Riverwood Invitational last Saturday at Emory University, swimming away from runner-up Centennial by a comfortable cushion of 79 points. Marietta, Etowah and Northview rounded out the top five,

Swimming: Alpharetta wins Fulton meet

11:16 am Jan. 15, 2014

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Alpharetta swam to a combined team victory in last Saturday’s Fulton County Championships at Emory University. The Raider boys led the way by compiling 471 points, at least 161 more than any rival. Alpharetta’s girls finished third behind Johns Creek and Northview to help the overall team effort. Individual victors for the Raiders included Max Lee in the 50-yard freestyle, Patrick Cusick in the 100 butterfly (by four one-hundredths

Parkview, Litherland triplets shine in pool

1:27 pm Jan. 8, 2014

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Parkview has been no stranger to thrilling swim meets, as 2014 began in similar fashion to the conclusion of 2013. Just prior to winter break, the Panthers battled Collins Hill on Dec. 20 at Norcross. The girls tied 157-157 while Parkview’s boys edged the Eagles 162-153. Panther seniors Megan Reeves and Megan Yang combined to win four individual events and also teamed up to win the 200-yard freestyle relay