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September 10, 2012
Girls swimming & diving: Cards third at Bemidji
September 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 27, 2012
Girls Swimming & Diving: Melrose first at Willmar Invite
August 27, 2012 - 12:00am
August 25, 2012
Aquatic Sports: Swimmers invited to Stingrays minicamp
August 25, 2012 - 12:21am
August 16, 2012
The Willmar Cardinals girls swim/dive team is in the senior high pool each morning getting ready for its Aug. 25 home invitational. Among the 46 prospects, including 12 divers, are sophomore Marin Fischer, bottom photo from left, junior Mickey Henrickson and senior Zoe Vossen, during a paddleboard exercise at Wednesday's workout.
Prep Athletics: Cardinals early rehearsals
August 16, 2012 - 12:00am
August 8, 2012
Water conditions trigger closing of Robbins Island swimming beach
August 8, 2012 - 11:52am
July 9, 2012
Swimming is a healthy summertime activity, but health officials remind swimmers that they can reduce the chance of getting a waterborne illness by adopting hygiene habits that keep germs out of the water. Hand-washing after using the restroom or changing diapers is one basic. Public pools such as the Dorothy Olson Aquatic Center in Willmar, shown here, have protocols they follow if there's a mishap or accidental exposure. (Tribune file photo)
Health officials remind swimmers about waterborne disease prevention
July 9, 2012 - 12:00am
March 27, 2012
College Swimming: Former Card pool star turns in four All-America times
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
March 5, 2012
Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Left: Class A diving runner-up Bennet Woltjer, right, and state champion Tanner Nordlund of Sartell finished in the same order at the Central Lakes meet Feb. 11.
Swimming & Diving: Willmar's Woltjer takes second at state
March 5, 2012 - 12:00am
March 3, 2012
Long-time competitors in the Central Lakes Conference, Sartell's Tanner Nordlund, left, and Willmar's Bennet Woltjer finished 1-2 at state on the 1-meter board.
Willmar's Woltjer 2nd in Class A diving
March 3, 2012 - 5:00pm
Photo by Chad Richardson, Hastings Star Gazette
Willmar's Ben Fuglestad competes in the Minnesota State Swimming and Diving Class A meet preliminaries on Friday at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center in Minneapolis. Meet finals are today beginning at noon.
Prep Swimming & Diving: Five from area qualify for finals
March 3, 2012 - 12:48am
March 2, 2012
Prep Swimming and Diving: Willmar's Woltjer 2nd after prelims
March 2, 2012 - 12:24am
February 27, 2012
Ben Fuglestad of Willmar swims to fifth place in the 100 Butterfly and a state-qualifying time of 57.37 at the Section 3A finals on Saturday in the Willmar Senior High Pool.
Boys swimming: Willmar, Montevideo each qualify 6 for state
February 27, 2012 - 12:00am
February 25, 2012
Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
The Willmar Senior High School pool bulged to capacity with over 460 spectators plus swimmers, coaches and managers representing 15 Section 3A boys teams Friday. The field includes Fergus Falls, the 2011 Class A state champion. Swimming and dive finals start at 3 p.m. today.
Swimming and Diving: Willmar swims free and easy in prelims
February 25, 2012 - 12:50am
February 23, 2012
Tribune file photo by Rand Middleton
Willmar Cardinals senior diver Bennet Woltjer, competing vs. St. Cloud Apollo on Jan. 5, seeks a return visit to state where he placed sixth in 2011.
Willmar notebook: Bid for state in Willmar waters
February 23, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Swimming: Tinklenberg 2nd in 500 at MIAC meet
February 17, 2012 - 12:36am