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Slowing swims 400, 800 free in Rio

Cole Paxton, Reporter

August 12

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Swimming & Diving

Incoming freshman Valerie Gruest Slowing finished 22nd in the 800-meter freestyle and 29th in the 400-meter freestyle at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, failing to advance to the final in either event. Slowing, representing...

Swimming and Diving: Incoming freshman Slowing qualifies for Olympics

Khadrice Rollins, Summer Editor

June 27

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Swimming & Diving

Valerie Gruest Slowing, an incoming freshman, qualified for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro thanks to a record-setting performance at the RBC Bahamas National Championships last week. Slowing broke Guatamala Open National...