33 results for tag: swimming

2018-19 High school Player of the Year winners

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Standout performances by these athletes led to individual and team success during the 2018-2019 school year: » More:St. Pius wins AAAA Director’s Cup Baseball Jonathan French, Parkview: French, a senior catcher, hit ... More

St. Pius wins AAAA Director’s Cup, ends Marist’s 19-year reign

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The longest run of all-sports dominance by a single school in its classification has come to an end. Marist, which had won the Regions Director’s Cup every year since the program’s inception in the 1999-2000 school year, ... More

GHSA champions in review: Union County, 4 others win first titles; Westminster bags 8

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Westminster won eight state titles over 2018-19 academic year, running its total to 227 all-time, easily the most of any Georgia school, while five other Georgia high schools won championships for the first time. Those ... More

Former GHSA associate director Payne dies

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Funeral services for Dennis Payne, a former associate director of the Georgia High School Association, will be Friday. Payne died on Monday at age 72. Payne coordinated football, baseball, wrestling and swimming while working ... More

Brookwood, Westminster sweeps titles at GHSA Swimming Championships 

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The GSHA state swimming finals took place Saturday at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center. Individual medals and team titles were given for the AAAAAAA, AAAAAA, AAAAA-AAAA and AAA-A divisions. In class AAAAAAA, Brookwood took home the ... More

GHSA Diving Championship recap: Collin Hill’s Smithson gets the gold and the record

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The 2019 GHSA Swimming and Diving Championships started today at the Georgia Tech Recreation Center Aquatic Center with all diving events of the competition. For the boys, Collins Hill’s Peter Smithson once again claimed the gold ... More

GHSA Swimming and Diving State Meet Preview

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here GHSA Swimming and Diving State Meet Preview The 2019 GHSA Swimming and Diving State Championship returns to Georgia Tech’s Recreation Center Aquatic Center from Thursday to Saturday. With scoring divisions in each meet, 7A and 6A ... More

Marist wins 19th-straight Director’s Cup; Alpharetta, Elbert Co. take home first

The Regions Bank Director’s Cup is an award presented by the Georgia Athletic Directors Association that is given to the school in each GHSA classification that has shown exceptional performance in all sports. The Director’s Cup takes into account all 25 GHSA sports when determining their standings. For each gender, each school’s top eight sports [...]
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Records set in pool

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Megan Everritt, a 2016 graduate of Whitewater High School and sophomore at Campbell University in North Carolina, just completed her second year of NCAA swimming. As a backstroke/sprint freestyle swimmer, she set two individual program records and ... More

Swim team finishes eighth

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Emma Jaczko, a McIntosh High School grad, is a member of the Brenau University swim team that placed No. 8 overall in the 2018 NAIA Swimming and Diving Championships March 1-3 in Columbus. She is a Class of 2019 student majoring in biology. Swim ... More