Category: Swimming

Auburn’s Johnson wins two J-Hawk Invitational events

ROCKFORD – Auburn’s Mitchell Johnson starred in Saturday’s J-Hawk Swimming Invitation. Johnson won the 200-yard individual medley and the 100-yard breaststroke. It was an impressive showing considering there were 13 swimming teams at Jefferson, including such powers as Cary-Grove, Sterling and Byron. Zane Edleman of Auburn took fourth in the 100-yard backstroke. The top RPS […]

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Knights top three in three events at Auburn Relays

ROCKFORD – Auburn swimmers won one event and took a second and third in two others in this past weekend’s Auburn Relays. Nathaniel Turner, Lucas Turner, Mitchell Johnson and Anthony Arreguin teamed up to win the 300-yard breaststroke 50-100-150 relay, topping a team from Hononegah by more than two seconds. The relay team of Lucas […]

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2002-2003 Boys Swimming

The incomparable Brad Boswell powered Guilford to a conference title and then had the best individual performance at a boys swim meet in NIC-9/NIC-10 history. Click here to see the season.

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Five District 205 girls named to all-NIC-10 swim team

Three underclassmen were among five Rockford Public Schools swimmers named to the 21-girl NIC-10 swim team. Lydia Przytulski, an Auburn sophomore, was named to the team for the individual medley and breaststroke. Przytulski won the 100 yard breaststroke conference championship this year, the first District 205 to win an event at conference since 2009. Britlyn […]

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Guilford diver first in 8 years to place at state

Britlyn Greenlee, a Guilford senior, finished eighth in the IHSA state 1-meter diving finals Saturday, breaking a long drought for Rockford Public Schools. Greenlee is the first District 205 swimmer or diver to place at state since 2008, according to IHSA.org. In 2008, Margo Stanfa was 11th in the 100-yard backstroke. Greenlee’s finish is a […]

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Auburn soph. breaks 7-year swimming drought for District 205

Auburn sophomore Lydia Przytulski pulled away from Boylan’s Libbie Frost to win the 100-yard breaststroke in Saturday’s NIC-10 swim meet at Jefferson. Przytulski’s win was the first for Rockford Public Schools in the NIC-10 girls swim meet since 2009 when East’s Kelsie Montana won the 100-yard breaststroke. Przytulski was one of five District 205 swimmers […]

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RPS swimmers win five events at NIC-10 frosh/soph championships

Auburn freshman Ali Cushing was the top District 205 performer this past weekend at the NIC-10 frosh/soph swimming championships. Cushing won the 100-yard and 200-yard freestyle races and was a member of the member of the victorious 200-yard medley relay team. Her teammates in the relay were sophomores Kristen Zuzga and Lydia Przytulski and freshman […]

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Young swimmers lead Knights to 4th in Auburn Relays

ROCKFORD – Auburn’s girls swimming team finished fourth out of nine schools in Saturday’s 36th annual Auburn Girls Relay. Auburn’s swimming team took third in three of the 13 unique relays, led by freshman Ali Cushing and sophomore Kristen Zuzga, who were on all three of the third-place relay teams: Third in the 300-yard medley […]

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Inaugeral swim meet honoring Lisa Coole this weekend

Jefferson High School will be the site of the inaugeral Lisa Coole Memorial Swim Meet this Saturday and Sunday, hosted by the Rockford Marlins swim club. There will be sessions each day at 8 a.m. and noon. Coole remains the most decorated female swimmer in NIC-10 history. At Guilford, she¬†was the state 100-yard butterfly champion […]

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Former Ohio State swim coach headlines inaugeral Aquatics Weekend

Bill Wadley, a 1974 Auburn graduate who carved out one of the top swim coaching careers in America, is the featured coach and speaker at the Rockford Public Schools inaugeral Aquatics Weekend, April 21-22. District 205, the Rockford Marlins Swim Club and the Stateline Aquatic Team put together a two-day skills and drills events for […]

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