Southside Pride

Rails Head to Marshalltown For State Meet

October 29, 2012

The high school girls team is heading to the state meet! In fact, this year marks 10 straight years for the girls' team! The team attended Regionals this past week. First up was diving, which took place on Thursday night (10/25) at Johnston for the combined Johnston/SE Polk meet. There Emilie Skartvedt performed well and overcame injury to qualify for state in diving for the very first time! ... [Read More About Regionals] READ MORE

Senior Night: October 2nd!

October 1, 2012

Tuesday (10/2) marks the last home meet for the senior girls on the team. It's a night to celebrate their dedication to the team, Lincoln High School and the sport of swimming! The night is an exciting one as the crowd cheers for them and they realize next August won't involve 5:45 a.m. practices or being at the pool until 6:00 p.m. at night. But it's also a little bittersweet, as they'll...[Read More] READ MORE

Rails Win Lincoln Invite!

September 25, 2012

The Lincoln High School girls team made history on Saturday (9/22), winning the invite for the first time in four years! Even after the long week, earning a win against North but a loss against Carroll, the team came together and had several great performances. The meet started with diving early in the morning and the Rails came...[Read More] READ MORE

Rails Have Team Tie Dye Event

September 11, 2012

Last year the team began a new tradition of creating t-shirts. Everyone did puffy paint last year, and while the shirts were great, the time committment to make them wasn't. So this year - the t-shirt tradition evolved into using tie dye! Tie dye is a much quicker (though more messy) process, that still allows...[Read More] READ MORE