November 25, 2014
The Julius Boehm Pool will close for renovations beginning Nov. 26. Estimated re-opening is mid-2015.
“It will be much more inviting,” said Ric Patterson, division manager for the Issaquah Parks & Recreation Department.
Patterson was referring to $5 million in planned improvements.
February 25, 2014
Issaquah takes second at state swim meet behind win in 200-relay
Four members of the Issaquah High School swim team approached coach Laura Halter at the beginning of the season and told her they were going to do something special this year.
Gabe Florsheim, Ben Nussbaum, Henry Pratt and Jason Klein informed her that they would win the state’s 200-yard medley relay, and they’d do it in dramatic fashion.
February 11, 2014
Autistic swimmer inspires teammates
Trevor VanOrman is arguably one of the most dedicated members of the Issaquah High School swim team.
He’s not on varsity, but that doesn’t stop him from watching hours of video every day. Nor does it or make him any less enthusiastic when he hits the pool.
November 19, 2013
Skyline takes fourth in state, Liberty’s Mackenna Briggs wins 100 butterfly
After finishing fifth at the 2012 state championships, the Skyline High School girls swimming and diving team didn’t want to go home again without some hardware.