Sierra Marlins

Marlins have strong showing at section swim meet

The Sierra Marlins Swim team had 40 swimmers representing their high schools in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Finals. “I’m proud of the progress, character, and leadersh ...

Scott Shea excited to lead Sierra Marlins

The Sierra Marlins have welcomed Scott Shea as their new head coach. Shea, 43, has coached the Marlins since Sept. 15 and has since relocated to Folsom after coaching for Palo Alt ...

Masters swimmer among best in nation

Stephanie Denison of El Dorado Hills was hoping for a top-10 finish in any of the four events she competed in at the U.S. Masters Swimming National meet in Santa Clara in May. As s ...

Marlins make big splash at Junior Olympic championships

The Sierra Marlins swim team finished third in the team scores this past weekend in the season-ending age group Junior Olympic championships held at the Roseville Aquatic Center. ...

Marlin swimmers perform well at Sac-Joaquin Section meet

Members of the Sierra Marlins swim team competed in the Sac-Joaquin Section championships last week and showed quite well in their times and places, while representing their respec ...

Klotz sets two world records at Deaflympics

Vista del Lago senior Matthew Klotz is a world record holder, two times over. Klotz, 17, competed in the Deaflympics held July 26 through Aug. 6 in Sofia, Bulgaria, as a member of ...

Klotz to compete in Deaflympics

Vista del Lago senior Matthew Klotz is in select company. Klotz, 17, is one of 11 swimmers from the United States competing in the 22nd International Summer Deaflympics to be held ...

Marlins masters program on the upswing

The Sierra Marlins is a competitive youth swim team based in Folsom, but the team also has a growing masters program for athletes 18-and-over. The Masters team, which currently ha ...

Marlins place well at section championships

Sierra Marlins swimmers represented the team well at the Sac-Joaquin Section swim championships held May 11. Marlins have boasted event winners at the prestigious meet featuring t ...

Sierra Marlins have 16 athletes sign letters of intent

The Sierra Marlins swim team had 16 members sign letters of intent Monday at the Folsom Aquatic Center, signifying their plan to swim collegiately. The swimmers, coached by Adam S ...

Sierra Marlins win 14-and-under Junior Olympics

The Sierra Marlins won the Sierra Nevada 14-and-under Junior Olympic Championship March 8-10.  Last year the Marlins placed third and had not won this meet in recent years.&n ...

Sierra Marlins swim team give back to those in need

The Sierra Marlins were busy reaching out to the community during the holiday season. In November the Marlins swimmers and families gave generously to the Salvation Army food bank ...

Sierra Nevada Endurance Run is Saturday

Runners from across the country will compete in the annual Sierra Nevada Endurance Runs today along the North Fork of the American River Canyon.There will be 12K, 25- and 50-mile e ...

Marlins set records at Nor-Cal Invitational

Haley Anderson and Alex Rossbach performed well at the Nor-Cal Senior Long Course Swim Invitational held Feb. 16-18 at the Folsom Aquatic Center. Swimming for the host Sierra Marl ...