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More motivation for Straehle swimmers

More motivation for Straehle swimmers

Connor Stewart stood out among his peers thanks in part to his swim cap, which was emblazoned with the American flag. The 13-year-old didn't need Old Glory to make a statement, however. His skills in the pool proved that point. Stewart won three races Wednesday at the Straehle Championships, a prestigious qualifying meet that drew more than 1,000 swimmers from 47 teams to Four Seasons Sports Complex. Stewart, whose summer already included breaking four long-standing Freedom Swim Club records, earned first in the 100-meter individual medley, the 50 freestyle, and the 50 breaststroke in the 11-12 age group. He has been dominating his Central Maryland Swim League competition this...

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