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Glendale wins Greater Peninsula Swimming Association meet; Greenspring tops Virginia Peninsula Swimming Union meet | Community news

Glendale wins Greater Peninsula Swimming Association meet; Greenspring tops Virginia Peninsula Swimming Union meet | Community news

The championship drought is over for the Glendale Gators. They're the 2015 Greater Peninsula Swimming Association champs. The Gators, who hadn't won a GPSA title since 2008, ended their dry spell with a decisive victory in the league's 17-team championship meet Saturday at the Fort Eustis Aquatic Center. The Gators, who had finished third in the meet the past three years, scored 345 points to win by a comfortable margin over their closest challengers — the runner-up James River Country Club River Ratz with 288 points and the defending-champion Colony Cudas with 276. After the Gators went unbeaten during the regular season, second-year head coach Amanda Thackeray...

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