Archive - Jan 3, 2013 - Sports Article
LINCOLN â At a practice session two days after Christmas, Lincoln High head coach Tom DiIorio watched as his boys' team swam through a set of 25-yard sprints, and â suddenly â he heard one of his star athletes, junior Jason Kimball, scream in agony.
LINCOLN â Even in the throes of defeat, there was no taming the excitement of Lincoln High sophomore Nicole Moneghan and freshman Mollie Westrick.
Even before the Lions had suffered a 56-38 Division II loss to Mount St. Charles at the MacColl YMCA natatorium on Thursday afternoon, Moneghan â still in the pool after winning the 500-yard freestyle â splashed around in her lane after receiving word from head coach Tom DiIorio she had finally broken the coveted six-minute mark.
âI did what?â she grinned.