BENJAMIN LEADS WAVERLY'S EFFORTS AT LEAGUE MEET
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | October 26, 2019
WATKINS GLEN — Sophomore Lourden Benjamin had four top-four finishes, and sophomore Willow Sharpsteen finished in the top four three times to lead Waverly's efforts here Saturday at the IAC Swimming & Diving Championships.
About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.