Tag: swimming

Laps. Junior Madison Hockman backstrokes some laps in the pool. “During quarantine when the pools were closed I tried to run every day and do a few workouts as well. Once the pool was open, I went to practice as often as I could,” Hockman said. Photo by Mariajose Vera

Student athletes stay in shape for their upcoming seasons

Playing with their school sports teams has been prohibited to student-athletes attending Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School since March, due to COVID-19 regulations. However, as the fall season is approaching, the Broward County Athletic Department is considering the safety of students and making decisions regarding […]

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Women’s varsity swim and dive team loses against St. Thomas Aquinas High School

On Sept. 18 the MSD Women’s Varsity Swim and Dive team had their second meet against St. Thomas Aquinas High School. MSD lost by a score of 68 and STA won by a score of 118. “The meet went really well. I’m really proud of […]

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MSD men swim and dive team loses against St. Thomas Aquinas highschool

MSD men swim and dive team loses against St. Thomas Aquinas highschool

On Wednesday, Sept 18, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s men’s varsity swim and dive team went head to head against St.Thomas Aquinas High School. The meet started at 7:00 p.m. at the Plantation Aquatic Complex. MSD lost to STA with a score of 78-98, which […]

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Ryan Lochte greets MSD students in the school's cafeteria. Photo by Kevin Trejos

Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte inspires MSD swim team

On Friday, March 9, Ryan Lochte, a 12-time Olympic medalist who currently holds a world record in the 200-meter individual medley, visited Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s swim and waterpolo teams to encourage and inspire students following the tragic event that occured on Feb. 14. […]

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Men’s swim team takes on BCAA Championship

Men’s swim team takes on BCAA Championship

The Broward County Athletics Association (BCAA) held its first swimming and diving championship on Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Plantation Aquatic Center. High schools from all over Broward County such as Cypress Bay High School, Nova High School, Coral Glades High School and Marjory Stoneman […]

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Senior Tristan Celestin at a swim meet this past 2015 season. (Photo Courtesy of Tristan Celestin)

Swim team takes easy win over Monarch

This past Wednesday afternoon, Stoneman Doulgas’s Eagles took on the smaller Monarch Knights team in a District meet at the Deerfield Beach Aquatic Center. Both teams wrapped up their warmups by 4:30 p.m., and immediately huddled together near their respective benches in tight-nit circles. Swimmers […]

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Swim team faces challenges as season kicks off

In the 2015-2016 FHSAA swimming season, Stoneman Douglas succeeded in sending 8 girls and 11 boys to Regional competition, placing 3rd in the Boys 200 Yard Medley Relay and 13th for the Girls, and 5th in the Boys Overall Rankings. Trying to improve on their […]

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(Photo Gallery) BCAA County Swimming and Diving Championship

(Photo Gallery) BCAA County Swimming and Diving Championship

  MSD swimming and diving competed at the BCAA County Championship on Saturday, Oct. 10 at Plantation Aquatic Complex. Overall, the men’s team placed 7th with 185 points and the women’s team placed 15th with 75 points.     [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”10″ gal_title=”BCAA Swimming and Diving County Championship”]

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