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Swimmers stand with each other after the 400 freestyle relay, laughing and talking about their times. “Swim and dive is mostly a mental sport. You could have all your technique down but when it comes to yourself mentally, you could crack at the pressure. That’s why it’s really encouraging to have all your teammates backing you and cheering you on. Even the littlest bit of validation can help,” said freshman, Billy Davis.

The PAHS swim and dive team get ready for a new season

Maya Johnson, Staffer January 10, 2023

These athletes are required to train during the cold winter months. Practices start from the end of November. Swim and dive is available for 9th through 12th grade students at PAHS. A typical...

The girls swim team stands proud on the podium knowing they made history as the first district runner ups. Overall the girls scored a 242 in the team event. Katie Painter says, “Being able to compete in districts was a great experience. With the new change, came more opportunities to swim and compete and allowed for a really wonderful day packed with many memories.”

District 11 swim and dive recap

Harry Walls, Staffer March 15, 2021

The district 11 diving championships occurred on February 27, 2021. The competitors were Alexa Fegley (Moravian), Anna Petke (Bethlehem Catholic), Kylee Fehr (Blue Mountain), Melissa Ellis (Schuylkill...

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