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  By Mountain Democrat Staff From page A12 | October 12, 2012 |   Two dozen members of the Aquasol Swim team participated in Sierra Nevada Long Course Junior Olympics at the Summer Sanders Pool in Roseville recently. Kaela Marcus, 15, swam to 12 personal best times and qualified for International Grand Prix competition in so doing. Marcus won both the 100 and 200 breaststroke races by huge margins, clocking 1:16.45 and 2:45.22, respectively. She also placed in the top eight in the 400 IM, she was third with a 5:25.45, 200...

By Democrat Staff   EL DORADO — AquaSol celebrated its 2011-2012 season with five awards covering 10 swimmers. Kaela Marcus was awarded the coveted Terry Jones Award, given to those that have most fervently adhered to the training program, committed themselves as student -athletes and best represented what  Terry instilled in his swimmers. From 2001 to 2007, Jones coached the swimmers in the Placerville and Western Slope area and started AquaSol. He set a great example for his swimmers through his dedication to his team and produced dozens of top-level...

  By Democrat Staff From page A6 | September 26, 2012 | Leave Comment   Haley Owens, 16, a member of the Aquasol USA swim team, is one of eight swimmers from the Sacramento region named a Scholar Athlete by USA Swimming, the sport’s national governing body. The award is given to members of USA Swimming that achieve time standards that are “Grand Prix” level while maintaining a high GPA. Last year, the El Dorado High sophomore with a 4.1 GPA achieved standards in the 100 and 200 meter breastroke, going...