Academy Swim Club no longer left high and dry; others may follow

  • Xochi Gervais completes a backstroke while swimming laps last week at the Kawamoto Swim Stadium, which has reopened for modified use. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

Academy Swim Club’s Mark Noetzel has an idea to resume coronavirus-era competition in the pool – from a distance – and count Jon Hayashida as one fellow coach who would love to see the county take notice.