The family of Northridge swimmers. Front row (from left): Ingrid and Elsa Fretz, assistant coach Travis and head coach Kyle Hembree. Back row (from left): Alaina and Anna Yeater, Grace and Clare Ritchie and Janna and Sydney Nethercutt.

Northridge girls swim coach Kyle Hembree often has a firsthand look at the family dynamics of a number of swimmers on his team.

That’s because there are four sets of sisters on the 2019-20 Raider squad.

Ken Fox is the sports editor of The Elkhart Truth. You can reach him at or @KenFoxTruth on Twitter.

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