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Boulder girls swim team bids sad farewell to Japanese student Sayaka Kitabatake

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor  Four years ago, Sayaka Kitabatake, a student from Japan, joined the Boulder High girls swim team when her English as a Second Language teacher, who knew that she swam in Japan, suggested it might help improve … Continue reading

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Richey, Valette lead Boulder High girls swim team to 11th-place finish at state swim meet

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor This year’s girls 5A state swim meet in Thornton was a nail-bitter, but not exactly for the Boulder High team, which finished in 11th place. Fairview, Boulder High’s cross-town rival, was down a half point from … Continue reading

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Boulder girls swim team displays unwavering spirit even after three league losses

By Jayden Simelda-Longe, editor The Boulder varsity girls swim team suffered a crushing defeat (203-112) at the annual rival meet against Fairview at the North Boulder Recreation Center on Jan. 16. Despite their league standings of 0-3, the girls are … Continue reading

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Boulder High girls swim and dive team closes season with 11th-place finish at state meet

By Joey Danaher, assistant editor Colorado’s top high school swimmers and divers congregated at the Epic Center in Fort Collins on Feb. 10-11 to compete at the state swimming meet where Boulder High was represented by 15 girls, including swimmers, … Continue reading

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Lady Panthers swimmers fail to break losing-streak pattern against Knights

By Joey Danaher, assistant editor Crosstown rivals Boulder and Fairview competed on Thursday at Boulder High’s home pool. Having been defeated for 23 years straight by Fairview in girls swimming and diving, the Panthers were looking to break the trend. … Continue reading

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Girls swim team discovers that food is common denominator to creating tightly knit unit

By Joey Danaher, assistant editor As a means of uniting its swimmers and divers, the Boulder High swim team has set aside time every week for team bonding. Because swimming is mostly an individual sport, building relationships with teammates has … Continue reading

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Girls swim and dive team promises to be a squad led by underclassmen powerhouses

By Joey Danaher, assistant editor The 2011- 2012 girls swim season officially got rolling this week on Tuesday when the Panthers held a practice meet at home to get both the swimmers and parent timers accustomed to how a meet … Continue reading

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Boulder High swims to fifth place finish at state meet

By Joey Danaher, staff writer Ten members of Boulder High’s girls swim team qualified for the state swim meet at EPIC in Fort Collins last Friday and Saturday and went home with two All-American Consideration times, a new school record … Continue reading

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Boulder High qualifies 10 for girls state swim meet

By Joey Danaher, staff writer The girls high school state meet will be contested on Feb. 11-12 at the EPIC Center in Fort Collins, marking the last event of the 2010-2011 season. Boulder High has 10 swimmers going to state. … Continue reading

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Swim team honors seniors during home loss to Fossil Ridge

By Joey Danaher, staff writer The girls swimmers struggled last week to keep up with Fossil Ridge, losing by the score of 213 to 102. Boulder suffered from the absence of the majority of their year-round swimmers. Even with the … Continue reading

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