Swimming

  • Boys Varsity CSL Swim Meet Preview
    9:20 AM

    This Saturday, Feb. 11, Niles West will be hosting the annual CSL end-of-the-season boys swim meet.  JV will be competing at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10, while the varsity will compete the following day, beginning at 1:00 p.m. This will be the last major meet before the boys head to the IHSA Sectionals. Head swim

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  • 2016 Winter Preview: Boys Swim Preview
    9:17 AM

    The Niles West News got to sit down with the boys’ varsity swim coach Jason Macejak to talk about the team’s goals and expectations for this upcoming season. NWN: How does the team look this year? Macejak: Fantastic. We’ve got a young team and some experience on the team as well. We have a group that I think

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  • Mia Piljevic: Breaking Records and the Journey to State
    11:03 AM

    The crowd’s deafening cheers quiet with three short, sharp blows of the referee’s whistle as fans enter the state of calm before a storm. The swimmers ease into the frigid water and begin to calm their nerves. Junior Mia Piljevic‘s hands grab the block and she places her feet against the wall with practiced ease. In these final moments, she takes

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  • 2016 Girls Swimming Preview
    8:37 AM

    The NWN sat down with girls varsity swimming coach Jason Macejak to discuss the upcoming season and what he is looking forward to as it goes on. NWN: How is the team looking for this upcoming season? Macejak: They have been training for three weeks, and they are ready for some competition. We have a very new varsity squad,

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