Posts Tagged: Swimming

Lindquist swims to season-best times in three events in Hawaii

January 6, 2018

It was Senior Day for the Hawaii women’s swim team, but a junior from Alaska stole the show. Kodiak’s Tahna Lindquist recorded season-best times in three separate individual events for the Bows during a tri-meet with Minnesota and Drury in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her best result was a second-place showing in the 200-yard backstroke with a… Read more »

Jennings already leaving her mark with Boise State swimming

January 30, 2017

Just a freshman, Emmie Jennings of Eagle River is already shaping up to be one of the best swimmers at Boise State University. Her productivity was on display during a recent NCAA D1 tri-meet with Nevada and Northern Arizona in Boise, Idaho. Jennings, of Chugiak High fame, was the team’s third-fastest swimmer in two individual… Read more »

Lindquist has posted 4 PRs this season for Hawaii swim team

January 14, 2017

Tahna Lindquist of Kodiak is having a sensational sophomore season with the University of Hawaii swim team. She has posted four personal-best times, most recently in the 200-yard freestyle against Simon Fraser in Kihei, Hawaii. Lindquist, of Kodiak High fame, clocked a time of 1:54.45 to finish second in the finals and best her previous… Read more »

Jennings helps Boise State relay team beat UCLA and Kansas

January 6, 2017

She might have been swimming on the Boise State B squad, but Eagle River’s Emmie Jennings brought her A-game to the NCAA D1 tri-meet in Los Angeles, California. The sophomore turned in a terrific performance in the women’s 400-yard freestyle relay, where she helped the Boise State B team earn the third-fastest time among the… Read more »

Look for Lindquist to go faster in second season at Hawaii

October 24, 2016

University of Hawaii swimmer Tahna Lindquist of Kodiak made waves last season as a freshman when she qualified for the conference finals in three events and won bronze in the 200-yard backstroke. Look for the sophomore to make an even bigger splash this year. Lindquist is already knocking on the door of her personal best… Read more »

‘The Tank’ rolls into Nationals; Wicks making 3rd career trip

March 9, 2016

One of Alaska’s greatest swimmers is making her third and final appearance at the NCAA Championships. Anchorage’s Samantha Wicks looks to continue the most successful season of her Boise State University career when she travels to Atlanta, Georgia, for the national championships March 16-19. Wicks, of East High fame, qualified for three individual events and… Read more »

Kinworthy has noteworthy performance at conference meet

Palmer’s Sierra Kinworthy was the highlight for the Ouachita Baptist University women’s swimming and diving team at the conference meet. And she’s just a freshman. Kinworthy, of Colony High fame, racked up a team-best 68 points during the four-day NSISC Championships in Cleveland, Mississippi. “She had three podiums in the 500 free, the mile and… Read more »

Wicks swims to two conference titles on same night for Boise St.

February 19, 2016

Boise State senior swimmer Sam Wicks of Anchorage picked up her fourth career Mountain West Conference title last night and her first in an individual event. It all went down at the Mountain West Swimming and Diving Championships at Texas A&M, where she was recorded school-record times in the 200 IM and 200 free relay…. Read more »

Wicks, Cavanaugh face off in Boise State-Oregon State meet

February 2, 2016

A couple of Alaska swimmers went head-to-head over the weekend in the swimming pool during a NCAA D1 meet between Boise State and Oregon State. Anchorage’s Sam Wicks of BSU and Jesikah Cavanaugh of OSU squared off in the 200-yard medley relay, which was won by Boise State. Wicks led off the relay to help… Read more »

Wicks swims to three wins against Pac-12 opponents

January 17, 2016

Anchorage’s Sam Wicks recorded three wins for the Boise State swimming team against Pac-12 opponents Utah and No. 18-ranked UCLA in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was part of the victorious 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay in addition to the 100 backstroke. Wicks, of East High fame, is looking good with the Mountain West… Read more »