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The Eternal Rivalry: Jacobs Versus Huntley in Girls Swim Meet

The Eternal Rivalry: Jacobs Versus Huntley in Girls Swim Meet

Ayman Mirkhan, News Editor

October 19, 2018

The smell of chlorine fills the air as the swimmers climb up the planks and prepare themselves for the race of the season. The energy and passion to win emitted from these athletes can be felt from a mile away, the ultimate showdown about to take place. Jacobs versus Huntley. On Wednesday, Oct. ...

Huntley boys swimming ends season with sectionals loss

Huntley boys swimming ends season with sectionals loss

Adam Reckamp

February 28, 2016

The Huntley boys swimming team finished their first season under new coach Brenda Czarnecki with a 12th place finish out of 13 teams at the St. Charles North Sectional, one of the best sectional regions in the state. St. Charles East won the sectional for the second time in three seasons, squeaking ...

Huntley places eighth in swimming sectional

Huntley places eighth in swimming sectional

Jaclyn Polit

December 5, 2013

The clock reads 50.56 seconds, only 8 more feet to the end of the lane. If she can grab the wall in 9 seconds or less, she can qualify for state. Her arms swing above and behind her head, slicing the frothy water, propelling her forward. Her feet kick rapidly to assist in the exhausting backstroke. T...

Girls swimming sinks against Jacobs

Girls swimming sinks against Jacobs

Joe Cristo

October 3, 2012

The loudest cheers you will ever hear can be heard from a place you would never expect: a girls swim meet. And as the final event began to wind down, the very last leg of the Huntley relay, pulled ahead for a last second win, touching the side first by a narrow margin. But upon further review,...

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