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NFHS Swimmers Prepare for State

Jack Dalmolin, Staff Writer February 7, 2014

Don’t get too excited for spring sports just yet; the North Forsyth Swim Team has one more meet until the high school swim season is officially over. This meet is the pinnacle meet of the year for swim...

Seniors Elly Wagner, Kaitlyn Shafter, Noah Wagner, Kaylyn Thomas, Ryan Brown, and John Wayne Creech dressed as the Village People for their Senior Swim.

2014 NFHS State Swim & Dive Team

Lisa Couts-Creech, Guest Writer February 3, 2014

Swimming Raiders Hosted the Rockin’ Relays on Saturday February 1st at the Cumming Aquatic Center. The meet is not like any other during the season with backstroke, kickboard, coed, coaches, and senior...

Kaylyn Thomas with the North Forsyth High School Swim Team and her friends.

Kaylyn Thomas Signs with Georgia Southern University

Lisa Couts, Guest Writer December 18, 2013

Kaylyn Thomas has signed a 4 year full ride scholarship to swim for Georgia Southern.  She is the first North Forsyth High School Swimmer for Coach Kris Hunt to sign with a college. When asked when she...

The 200 Medley Relay of Noah Wagner SR, Ryan Brown SR, Owen Wickman FR, and Alejandro Garcia JR and the 400 Freestyle Relay of Gabe Brisuda SO, Owen Wickman FR, Tony Scheyer JR, and Alejandro Garcia JR both qualified for State. The Swimming Raiders will compete again on Saturday December 7th Center at the West Forsyth Invitational.

The Raiders Ride the Waves of Victory

Lisa Clouts, Guest Writer December 13, 2013

The swimming Raiders caught a wave again at the Cumming Aquatic Center.  The boys topped the wave in 1st while the girls came in 3rd for a combined team placing of 2nd behind West Forsyth. Coach Kris...

NFHS swimmer Owen Wickman gets into position on the starting blocks vs. Riverside Military Academy.

North’s Swim Team Kicks Up Waves

Lisa Couts, Guest Writer December 13, 2013

The Swimming Raiders plunged into the Riverside Military Academy pool on Wednesday November 20th. The waves were kicked up when the girls 400 Freestyle Relay (Kaylyn Thomas SR, Elly Wagner SR, NicoleSullivan...

Raider Swim Team Poolside.  Used with permission by David John Torrento.

Boys and Girls Teams Make Waves in Gainesville

Lisa Counts Creech, Guest Writer November 19, 2013

The North Forsyth High School swimming Raiders had a double sweep (Boys and Girls) winning first place this past Saturday as they competed against 11 other teams. With underclassmen making their names...

The UGA aquatic center waits in peace, minutes before the college swim meet begins.

A Dive into the World of Swimming

Jack Dalmolin, Staff Writer October 25, 2013

What comes to your mind when somebody says “I am a swimmer?” If an image of them in mid-stroke, giving their all in an eight lane pool at five o’clock in the morning does not pop into your head faster...

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