COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – On the latest episode of On Your Sidelines, Rex Castillo and Jack Patterson sit down with one of the coaches of the Columbus Hurricanes swim team, Leah Gingrich. Gingrich is not only a coach, but a competitor with dreams of representing the U.S. in the Tokyo Olympics later this year.

In this episode, Rex and Jack chronicle Leah’s career in and out of the pool, including her time swimming for the University of Texas, competing and coaching in the era of COVID-19 and when she walked away from competing full-time.

The On Your Sidelines podcast is the official podcast of the News 3 Sports team, and is hosted by Sports Director Rex Castillo and Weekend Sports Anchor Jack Patterson. On Your Sidelines will introduce viewers to the backstories behind the athletes, coaches and media personalities that call Columbus home. The podcast airs live every other Tuesday at 3pm Eastern at Replays can be found in the Podcast Play Zone.

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