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Girls Swimming

  • 2016 Northwest Herald Girls Swimmer of the Year: Prairie Ridge's Valerie Tarazi

    For the third year in a row, Prairie Ridge junior Valerie Tarazi ended her season with a pair of state medals.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • High school girls swimming: Prairie Ridge's Valerie Tarazi top 6 in 2 events at state; McHenry's Payton Lange medals

    EVANSTON – Valerie Tarazi didn't feel great but always believed she had a shot.The defending state c ...
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • PHOTOS: McHenry, Marian Central, Crystal Lake co-op at girls swimming state meet

    Nov. 19, 2016 - 1:19 am
  • High school girls swimming: Prairie Ridge's Valerie Tarazi and McHenry's Payton Lange qualify for state finals

    EVANSTON – Two local swimmers took steps toward some history in the IHSA state meet preliminaries Friday at Evanston High School.
    Nov. 19, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • Girls State Swimming Preliminaries: 26 photos

    The IHSA Girls State Swimming Championship preliminary meet was held Nov. 18 at Evanston Township High School.
    Nov. 18, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • High school girls swimming: 5 from McHenry, 2 other locals prepare for state meet

    As a freshman at the state's biggest swimming meet last year, McHenry’s Payton Lange felt a little overwhelmed.
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 5:08 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Valerie Tarazi qualifies for third trip to state with two sectional wins while other locals narrowly miss

    ST. CHARLES – As a defending state champion, Valerie Tarazi knows that the challengers are coming for her, but at Saturday’s St. Charles North Section ...
    Nov. 12, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • High school girls swimming roundup: McHenry and Marian Central swimmers heading to state

    Five McHenry swimmers (three individuals and two relays) and one from Marian Central qualified for state at the Lake Forest Sectional on Saturday.
    Nov. 12, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • High school girls swimming: McHenry's Hannah Lange ready for last shot at state

    Last year's state swimming meet was a bittersweet bit of role reversal for McHenry's Hannah Lange.Tw ...
    Nov. 11, 2016 - 7:31 pm
  • High school sports insider: Hampshire cross country runner Jake Oury Athlete of the Week; girls swimming updates

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKJake OuryHampshire, sr.Oury ran 14:49 to take ninth in the Class 2A boys race at ...
    Nov. 10, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • High school girls swimming: McHenry wins Fox Valley Conference Championship meet

    WOODSTOCK – By the end of the Fox Valley Conference Championship girls swimming meet, McHenry senior Hannah Lange's voice was starting to go hoarse, b ...
    Nov. 5, 2016 - 8:55 pm
  • Prep sports insider: Dundee-Crown's Anthony Hurgoi is the Athlete of the Week, plus cross country and girls swimming notes

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKAnthony HurgoiDundee-Crown, jr.Hurgoi ran the best race of his life at the Class ...
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 5:39 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Crystal Lake Central co-op tops Huntley

    The Crystal Lake Central co-op girls swimming team defeated Huntley on Friday, 106-64, at Sage YMCA in Crystal Lake.
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Crystal Lake co-op tops Cary-Grove

    The Crystal Lake High School co-op girls swimming team beat Cary-Grove 107-63 on Friday at Sage YMCA in Crystal Lake.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:38 pm
  • Girls swimming roundup: McHenry defeats Huntley

    Caileigh McCafferty won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:13.49 and the 500 freestyle in 5:27.98 to lead McHenry to a 91-77 Fox Valley Conference gi ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:05 pm
  • Congratulations McKayla Wuensch, November Athlete of the Month!