Athletes in the Crowd

A look at some students excelling in their winter sports By Michael Waltz and Kellen Porter Michael Bauman Coming into the swim season, freshman Michael Bauman had no idea the amount of dedication he would have to put into the team. But he is still getting used to things and is preparing to do well in the beginning of the season. Bauman has been swimming for eight years. Bauman first started swimming in DCAC because it was interesting “But most importantly to meet chicks”. Bauman has added to the team…

DEXSWIM Strikes Again

The Dexter Men’s Swim and Dive team captures a state title to join the Women’s team as 2015-16 champions By Lizzy Merriman It’s 3:42 p.m. The next three minutes will decide how Dexter leaves the pool: champions, or runner-ups. Bending down to grip the block just seconds before the gun, adrenaline pumps through the veins of everyone in the room. One false move will end you, one negative thought could destroy you. “Take your mark… BEEP!” Suddenly shouts and whistles fill the natatorium. For some, this race completes a swimming…