Girls swimming: Freshmen add depth to state-experienced roster
December 17, 2017
After their impressive ninth-place finish at last season’s Class 4A state meet, the Niwot Cougars girls swim team lost nearly 20 swimmers to graduation, including talented state-qualifiers Chase Balman, Madison Barkow, and Camryn Kenkel. Luckily for head coach Sarah Stamp, a brand new crop of speedy freshman was waiting in the wings, and a restocked Niwot squad is ready for a fresh run at the Class 4A state title.
“I feel we can be quite competitive this season,” said Stamp, who was last season’s Northern League coach of the year. Niwot took third in the conference, and finished a...