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Coach: Stacy Demshock

Pool: High School

Conference Record: 2-5, sixth

Top Returning Swimmers: Nathan Eskin, Billy Zaruta, Tracy Guilliams

Coach's Outlook: Berwick has many new swimmers this season. Our goal is to improve everyone's times from the beginning of the season through the end.


Coach: Romayne Mosier

Pool: Dallas Middle School

Conference Record: 11-2, third

District Finish: first, 2A

Top Returning Swimmers: Brian Stepniak; Jack Matusiak – IM, breaststroke, Marcus Wagner – 200, 500 Pat Madaya – dives

Coach's Outlook: I'd like the boys to stay focused, improve the record from last year and hopefully do well at districts. The ultimate goal is to get them to the state level.

Hanover Area

Coach: Terry Schnee

Pool: High School

Conference Record: 1-6, seventh

District Finish: eighth, 2A

Top Returning Swimmers: Jayce Temperine – butterfly, back; David Williams – breast

Hazleton Area

Coach: Michele Yakubowski

Pool: High School

Conference Record: 6-1, second

District Finish: 3rd, 3A

Top Returning Swimmers: Jeff Hicks – 100 back, Ryan Paisley – 100 free, Troy Valkusky – 500 free, Ed Kovac – dives

Holy Redeemer

Coach: Matt Mill

Pool: Wilkes-Barre CYC

Conference Record: 7-6, fourth

District Finish: second, 2A

Top Returning Swimmers: Mike Dubinski – 50 and 100 free, George Evans – 200 free and 500 free, Jason Hauze – 200 free and 500 free, Cody Smith – 200 IM and 100 back, Terry Vrabec – 100 fly and 100 breast

Coach's Outlook: We return all of our swimmers from last year, five of which qualified for the state meet. We also have some new swimmers with a lot of promise. Our number one goal is to win districts.


Coach: Nancy Edkins

Pool: Dallas Middle School

Conference Record: 2-10, eighth

District Finish: seventh

Top Returning Swimmers: Chris Edkins and Jon Ellenberger- sprint freestyle; Matt Edkins and Dustin Zieler

Coach's Outlook: We continue to be a small team and graduated several strong swimmers from last season but I expect good things from our newcomers.


Pool: High School

Conference Record: 8-4-1, second (North)

District Finish: fifth, 3A

Top Returning Swimmers: Ben Spencer -- 200 IM and 100 back; James Proulx -- 200 free and 100 free; Tim Breen --100 fly and 500; Jason Linden – 100 back and 50 free; Joey Moffitt – 200 IM and 100 breast; Trevor Dunning – 500 and 100 back; Stefan Sehne 50free and 100free;

Coach's Outlook: A good season for us would be to have the swimmers improve throughout the season, be competitive, and qualify as many swimmers for the district and state meet (as we can).

Wyoming Seminary

Coach: Nancy Edkins

Pool: Upper School

Conference Record: 3-4, fifth

Top Returning Swimmers: Gavin Gagliardi, Isaac Sauers, Andriy Molchanev

Wyoming Valley West

Coach: Frank Tribendis

Pool: High School

Conference Record: 7-0, first

District Finish: Second, 3A

Top Returning Swimmers: Colin Vest – dives, Ed Zawatski, Thomas Missal, Cory Himlin – sprints

Coach's Outlook: Our outlook is always to have a great district meet and get the kids in a state championship meet. I think the most important thing is how you start and where you finish and keeping a good attitude.

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