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Boys’ swim and dive team fights for success at state

Freshmen Joey Sloan performs butterfly on Sept. 6 at his Ladue meet. The team won this meet with an overall score of 118 to 68. “My favorite part about being on the swim team is hanging out with the friends that I have made,” Sloan said. “We have all become really close so I am not looking forward for the season to end.”

Anna Pavlisin, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

Practicing six days a week with three morning practices, the boys’ swim and dive team prepares for the state championship in hopes of improving from their fifth-place finish in 2017 to top three. “We have a very diversely talented team,” assistant coach Mary Beth Wilson said. “We are able to qual...

Flyer at heart

Flyer at heart

Allie Collins, Convergent Media Writer

October 14, 2014

Swimming the 100 breaststroke, senior Noah Bozue places third at Affton on Sept. 30. "Breaststroke is my least favorite stroke. I usually focus on the 100 butterfly. Our coach used this meet as a training exercise and had us swim the strokes we are not used to," Bozue said.

Athlete Spotlight: Luke Christensen

Junior Luke Christensen begins the 500 meter race at the Lafayette vs Parkway West meet on Sept. 3. Christensen has been swimming for 11 years.  “I was excited but not shocked when he qualified.  I expect Luke to get a few more state cuts and to continue to improve his time before the state meet,

Kathryn Harter, Staff Writer

September 18, 2014

Junior Luke Christensen qualifies for state, leaving his mark at West.

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