Jay Gruden

Sports Digest (Aug. 13): Locals Meyers, Long, Coan win medals at Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships

Sports Digest (Aug. 13): Locals Meyers, Long, Coan win medals at Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships

Team USA won 65 medals, including 33 gold, 19 silver and 13 bronze, at the Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships, held this past weekend in Cairns, Australia. Becca Meyers, a 2013 Notre Dame prep graduate who lives in Timonium, kicked off the first day of competition in record-setting fashion, swimming to a new world record in the S12 400-meter freestyle. She finished the race in a time of 4 minutes, 24.30 seconds to win the gold medal. To complete a full sweep of her events, Meyers also won gold in the 100 breaststroke, 100 freestyle, 200 individual medley and the 100 butterfly. Jessica Long of Baltimore earned five medals, while McKenzie...

75°