Category: Swimming

Swim team wins gold and silver

By Jair Ramirez The Riverside City College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams competed in the Orange Empire Conference Championship at Saddleback College from April 18-20. The men’s team won the meet with 957 points. This was the first time in 20 years that the men’s team has won the OEC Championship since placing 

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Swim and dive falls short at OEC championships

By: Austin Turner After three days of championship racing at the Orange Empire Conference Swimming and Diving Championships, the Riverside City College Tigers just couldn’t catch Orange Coast College. The OCC Pirates dominated the championships, capturing both the men’s and women’s titles while continuing their chase for state. The RCC women’s team were able to

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Riverside City College athlete Emily Martin breaks records

A stellar swimmer and water polo player is two things Emily Martin proves to be when she is in the water. An athlete that has competed since she was five years old, Martin has enjoyed a competitive and successful journey in the pool.

Swim finishes season at state championships

Posted: May 13, 2015 | Written by Laura Tapia Winning several individual competitions the Tiger’s swim team competed in its last meet of the season at State Championships at East Los Angeles College from April 30 to May 2. Although the men’s swim team finished just one point shy of American River College who finished

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Men’s swimming and diving team finish fifth at state meet

Posted: May 3, 2015 | Written by James H. Williams The Riverside City College Tigers men’s swimming and diving team finished fifth at the CCCAA State Meet. RCC finished one point behind American River College, who finished fourth. Freshman Adrien Deloffre finished first in the 200 breaststroke event for the Tigers. Deloffre’s efforts made him

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Tigers dive into OEC Championships as swimmer raises the bar

Posted: April 29, 2015 | Written by Laura Tapia The record-breaking kid was at it again at the Orange Empire Conference Championships hosted by Saddleback College on April 27. Adrien Deloffre broke his personal best and the previous record set by him at Riverside City College, he swam a time of 2:05.68, easily taking first

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