ben emard

Dolphins support well-rounded swimmers

It wasn’t too long ago that Ben Emard was swimming for the Loomis Basin Dolphins. Now that he’s the swim team’s head coach, Emard is committed to maintaining the emphasis on ...

Del Oro Pool expected to reopen Wednesday

The Del Oro High School Pool is currently closed for repairs, but is expected to reopen again this Wednesday, July 29 for lessons and free community swim. Ben Emard, manager of ...

Dolphins swim program is therapy and fun for Julia Hay

You can see Julia Hay’s enthusiasm for swimming in her eyes. And even though she has a speech disability, it doesn’t keep her from being part of the Loomis Basin Dolphins swim ...

Mom gets swim-lesson program going at Del Oro

Denean Swenson didn’t fight city hall to get what she wanted. Instead, she worked with the Town of Loomis and the Placer Union High School District to get the Del Oro High School ...