Hancock produces top time to win Ironman 70.3 Augusta

...on Sunday.See all Ironman 70.3 Augusta resultsThe 32-year-old Hancock left the Savannah River as the third-fastest swimmer in his 30-34 age group, which claimed the top three overall times. His bike time remained ahead of the competition, but...

Swimmer Nathan Rogers signs with Brigham Young

Aiken-Augusta Swim League and Evans High School swimmer Nathan Rogers was able to officially blow off some steam Friday afternoon at the Augusta Aquatic Center.With his family and teammates...

Augusta swimmer Jackie Jeschke signs with Big Red of Nebraska

...get all the red she wants.The local swimmer signed with Nebraska on Wednes day at the Augusta Aquatics Center. The big-time swimmer is now part of the Big Red family."I...parents' paths, as both parents were swimmers themselves. By the time she began swimming...

Jimmy Carter's decision to boycott 1980 Moscow Olympics remains controversial

...Carter's boycott of the Moscow Olympics, Craig Beardsley is at peace.That doesn't mean the former world record-holding swimmer has backed off from his belief that staying home in 1980 was a huge mistake."We were just pawns," Beardsley said. "They...

Andrew family believes unusual methods will lead to swimming success

...he believes he has broken more age-group records than any swimmer in U.S. history, more than 80 in all.Now 16 and with the...that challenges one of the sport's long-standing tenets: swimmers should do thousands of yards, pushing themselves to the brink...

Former US assistant Olympic swimming coaches to take over for Rio Games

...women ? and looking to improve on a disappointing performance at the recent world championships, where only two U.S. swimmers won individual gold medals. Most notably, the Americans endured an embarrassing flop in the men's 400-meter freestyle...

Call out, and God will toss you a lifeline

...our favorite Southern Californian beach at least twice, sometimes three times a week. So, while I was not a competition swimmer, I certainly had a familiarity with the ocean ? specifically this beach.What I did not have, however, was experience...

Area volleyball season kicks off in thrilling fashion

...playing host to North Augusta and Greenbrier.THOROUGHBRED SWIMMERS: South Aiken's swim team put together a successful Saturday...Augusta played host to the meet, which featured more than 500 swimmers from 20 teams. South Aiken girls won the 200-yard medley...

Lakeside softball starts hot under Chambers

...will be held Saturday at the Augusta Aquatic Center.North Augusta will play host to the meet, which features more than 650 swimmers from 19 teams. This year's event marks the sixth consecutive year the Yellow Jackets swim team has held the meet.

CSRA All-Star Meet gives swimmers a chance to shine

...the Augusta Aquatics Center.The best swimmers from the 20 pools in the league were...in the first session of the night for swimmers 10 and younger.In the second session, for those 11 and older, seven different swimmers won two events each.In the 10 and under...