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Olympic Rowing Development Camp trains junior Emma Wistuba for success

Olympic Rowing Development Camp trains junior Emma Wistuba for success

Brinda Ambal, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

An email pops in junior Emma Wistuba’s inbox from the US Rowing Olympic Development Camp (ODP). “Congratulations,” it reads, “You’re accepted!” Submitting an application led to Wistuba’s invitation to spend a month in Philadelphia, where she focused solely on getting fitter and faster. “I got ...

From a failed dream to a future Olympian

From a failed dream to a future Olympian

Zoe DeYoung, Convergent Media Writer

April 11, 2019

"Speechless." That is how sophomore Karen Trevor-Roberts describes the moment she discovered she will be attending Sport EuroTour Drivjer GK Academy in Amsterdam, deemed to have the “top training and competition abroad,” for field hockey goalies. While eating lunch at West County Mall, Trevor...

Senior Gabi Vieira swims to success

Senior Gabi Vieira swims to success

Claire Smout, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

In addition to club swimming, Vieira also swims for West’s swim team. Between both teams, Vieira participates in 11 practices a week.

Evie Pfeifer attends Irish Nationals follow-up

Evie Pfeifer attends Irish Nationals follow-up

Claire Martin, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

Sophomore Evie Pfeifer attends Irish Nationals in swimming to represent the USA team and will compete in Ireland against other countries.

Sophomore nears Olympic future in swimming

Sophomore nears Olympic future in swimming

Sarah Burnham, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015

Taking the national spotlight, sophomore Evie Pfeiffer is training for the June 2016 Olympic trials.

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