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A Different Drummer: Egged on

I HEAR TWO FAMILIAR REMARKS from readers I meet on the street. One is “Hey, Steve, I like your childhood stories best.” Another is a question. “Do you have any stories you’ve never told because you … Read Full Article

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MACKENZIE MINCY won the 25-yard freestyle, backstroke and 100-yard IM for Benicia’s 7-8 girls.

Gehringer edges out Stingrays

The Benicia Stingrays swim team ended the regular season with a 357-340 loss to the host Gehringer Park Gators last Wednesday in Concord. Alexa Jacobson and Mackenzie Mincy each won three … Read Full Article

ALEXA JACOBSON won the 100-yard freestyle and breaststroke for Benicia’s 15-18 girls against Martinez last Saturday.

Stingrays fall to Martinez

The Benicia Stingrays suffered their first Twin Counties Swim League loss of the season after falling 404-298 at Martinez last Saturday. Benicia (4-1 TCSL) got great performances from its 13-14 and … Read Full Article