Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

La Cueva Continues Its Dominance in Pool.(Sports)

Byline: Harold Smith For the Journal

Bears Capture 10th Straight City Title

La Cueva won its 10th straight title at the Albuquerque Public Schools Girls All-City Swimming and Diving Championships Saturday at the Highland pool.

That's 10, double digits, a decade's worth, and more than a half-life for the typical teen and typical swimmer for Bears coach Quint Seckler.

Meanwhile, the Rio Grande girls earned their first individual gold medal in the school's history.

It was a day of contrasts.

As the La Cueva swimmers received their final pats on the back from parents and friends, Seckler quietly was taking the timing clock off the wall and stowing away the assorted equipment. …

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