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Summer swimming

Summer swimming roundup for local teams

In her final meet closing out a 13-summer career for the Chesterbrook Tiger Sharks, senior swimmer Caroline Burgeson had a big day on July 16. Against Tuckahoe, Burgeson broke Chesterbrook’s girls age 15-18 freestyle team record, which had stood for...

Holy Mackerels finish 4-0; Three NVSL teams win

With a home victory over the Cascades Rapids on July 9, the Arlington Knights of Columbus Holy Mackerels ended their regular-season schedule with a 4-0 record and as Red Division champions in the Colonial Swimming League. The Holy Mackerels won,...

Commentary: Parking easier at Division 17 meets

The first thing noticed when attending a Division 17 meet during the summertime’s Northern Virginia Swimming League is, often, there are available parking spots, well after Saturday morning meets have begun. Depending on the pool, there are some open spaces...

Divisional swimming highlights

The Arlington Forest Tigers (1-4) ended their summer swimming season with a 270-150 victory over Mosby Woods in Division 9 of the Northern Virginia Swimming League. The meet was scored “virtually” because of a COVID issue for Mosby Woods. The...

Arlington swimming roundup

Of the four Arlington teams in the Northern Virginia Swimming League, the Dominion Hills Warriors (4-1) earned the highest finish with a second in Division 8. The Warriors capped their 2021 regular-season summer schedule with a 285-135 home victory over...

Warriors, Flying Fish swimmers 2-0

The Dominion Hills Warriors and Overlee Flying Fish each improved to 2-0 with victories in Northern Virginia Swimming League action June 26. Dominion Hills downed host Sully Station, 222.5-192.5, in a Division 8 meet and Overlee topped visiting Highlands Swim,...

Chesterbrook, Tuckahoe swim teams 2-0

The second week of Northern Virginia Swimming League action left the Chesterbrook Tiger Sharks and Tuckahoe Tigers of Division 1 with 2-0 records and the Langley Wildthings at 2-0 in Division 2. Chesterbrook defeated Donaldson Run, 212-218, in a June...

Summer swim season set to begin again

It’s here and official. There will be no more replacement “virtual” or intramural meets like last summer during the canceled mask-wearing pandemic season. For real, the popular summertime Northern Virginia Swimming League’s big opening splash is set to begin its...
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