Lots of time underwater-- but no basket weaving

February 2006
Sporting News;2/17/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 7, p30
The article focuses on the daily activities of swimmer Dana Kirk. At 6 a.m. her practice begins with a modified 1,000-yard medley warmup. After some short sprints, she rejoins her teammates for the morning's main workout. The next hour is filled with drills. Kirk works on her form for the backstroke and freestyle, her two weakest events. A double major in communications and political science, Kirk heads to her Literary Journalism class at 9:45 a.m.


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