Happy April  Birthday To:
Mitchell Barry, Nico Brannstrom, Charly Campos Linan, Taylor Carden, Olivia Cook, Lily Henningsen, ALexander Kameoka, Ian Lindberg, Evie Morris, Chris Novosad, Blaise Rother, James Rude, Matthew Schmid, Sarah Stephenson, Ellie Tucker, Noah Zhou
 
 
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UPDATED 04/23/15
 
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Our 2015 Awards Party Re-Cap can be found HERE.  All awards not picked up at the party will be available at practices starting on Monday, April 27th.  New team t-shirts are also available starting April 27th.  Parents wishing to purchase a t-shirt for $10 should e-mail a size to aggieswimclub@suddenlink.net
 
THANK YOU SO MUCH
Thank you so much to all of the parents who helped run the April Long Course Open meet at the A&M Rec Center this past weekend.  The meet ran very smoothly because of everyone who helped out.  A special thank you to our Meet Directors, Coaches and parents who put in extra time to make sure the meet was a success.  This Club could not function without all of you and you are all VERY appreciated!!
 
 
Congratulations to our TAGS
(Texas Age Group Swimming State Championship)
Qualifiers for the 2015 Short Course Season:
Congratulations to our
Sectionals Qualifiers
for the 2015 Short Course Season:
 
Congratulations to all of our TAGS swimmers for a fantastic meet!!  Finalists included
Elisa Davila, Julia Cook, Jessica Peng, Kaleigh Waguespack, Kyleigh Harrell, Sara Shankar, Michael Peng, Matthew Stephenson, Eric Xiao, Brendan Owens, James Rude, Bryce Smith, Andrew Zhang & Ludy Lu.
Julia Cook earned the HIGH POINT award for 13-14 year old girls with first place finishes in the 100 back, 200 back, 100 free & 200 IM and a new TAGS State record in the 100 back.
 
10&Under Girls:
Sammy Shankar - 50 breast
 
11-12 Girls:
Elisa Davila - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 500 free,
50 back, 50 fly, 100 fly, 100 IM, 200 IM
Kaitlyn Owens - 50 back, 100 back
Relay Swimmers:  Olivia Donaldson, Susie Smith &
Lily Wu
 
13-14 Girls:
Julia Cook - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 back,
200 back, 200 IM, 400 IM
Jessica Peng - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 fly,
200 fly, 200 IM, 400 IM
Relay Swimmers:  Sydney Criscitiello, Kyleigh Harrell,
Sara Shankar & Kaleigh Waguespack
 
10&Under Boys:
Michael Peng - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free,
50 back, 100 back, 50 breast, 50 fly, 100 fly, 100 IM,
200 IM
Matthew Stephenson - 50 free
Eric Xiao - 50 free, 100 free, 50 fly, 100 fly
Relay Swimmer:  Brendan Owens
 
11-12 Boys:
Dominic Lampo - 50 breast, 200 breast
 
13-14 Boys:
Ludy Lu - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free
Andrew Zhang - 100 back, 200 back, 200 fly
Relay Swimmers:  James Rude & Bryce Smith
 
Girls:
Julia Cook
Maria de Figueiredo
Bryanna Hundt
Andie Leenerts
Jessica Peng
Danielle Scott
Karly Waguespack
 
Boys:
Matt Belobraydic
Weston Gadbois
Laine Johansen
Harrison Jones
Matthew Schmid
Hunter Scott
Peter Simmons
 
 
Congratulations to our NCSA Junior Nationals Qualifiers for the 2015 Short Course Season:
 
Julia Cook
Maria de Figueiredo
Jessica Peng
Laine Johansen
Harrison Jones
Peter Simmons
 
 
 
CLUB TRY-OUTS FOR NEW SWIMMERS:
The Aggie Swim Club is a year-round USA program and welcomes new swimmers at various times during the year.  To try-out, a swimmer must be able to complete one length of the 25 yard pool unassisted.  No competitive swimming experience is required.
We offer programs at the following locations during various practice times.
If you are interested in finding out more about how to join the Club, please contact us at
aggieswimclub@suddenlink.net or stop by any practice session.
(View our practice locations and times for more information).  See you on deck!!
LOCATION:
TRY-OUT DATE & TIME:
BRYAN AQUATIC CENTER
(BAC - on Oak Ridge Drive behind the
Wal-Mart Super Center)
(moves to the College Station Middle School in November)
E-mail us at aggieswimclub@suddenlink.net
to set up a try-out location and time
 
COLLEGE STATION MIDDLE SCHOOL
(CSMS - on Rock Prairie Road)
 
Any Monday-Thursday at either 5:15pm or 6:15pm
ALL YEAR LONG
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY REC CENTER
(TAMU - on Olsen Boulevard)
 
Senior Level Swimmers ONLY
Any Monday-Thursday at 5:30pm
 
 A helpful "Frequently Asked Question Sheet" for try-outs is HERE
 
 
Click HERE to see where your swimmer stacks up with time standards for the 2014-2015 short course season.  USA Swimming publishes time standards for boys and girls by age group that can be used as a scale to gauge a swimmer's level of achievement in each event.  They are, from slowest to fastest, B, BB, A, AA, AAA & AAAA.  Trying to reach the next level in a particular event can be motivational to swimmers.
(Time standards can be found HERE and the USA Swimming searchable database can be found HERE).
 
 

 

 

 
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Congratulations to Laine Johansen and Harrison Jones for signing their NLI (National Letter of Intent) to swim in college starting fall, 2015.  Laine will attend the University of Wyoming in Laramie and Harrison will attend Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.

Congratulations to the following AGS swimmers for being named members of the LADDER OF SUCCESS by Gulf Swimming for the 2014 long course season.  The Ladder of Success names the 5 fastest swimmers (male and female) in each race for the entire season in all of Southeast Texas.  (Currently there are over 6000 swimmers registered in Southeast Texas).
11-12 Girls:
Elisa Davila:
5th - 400 free - 4:48.01
4th - 400 IM - 5:44.71
Jessica Peng:
3rd - 50 free - 28.52
2nd - 100 free - 1:02.80
5th - 200 free - 2:16.08
4th - 400 free - 4:47.74
4th - 50 back - 33.83
5th - 100 back - 1:13.37
1std - 50 fly - 30.32
1st - 100 fly - 1:06.85
3rd - 200 fly - 2:32.82
2nd - 200 IM - 2:31.74
2nd - 400 IM - 5:32.16
Sara Shankar:
5th - 200 fly - 2:38.30
13-14 Girls:
Julia Cook:
3rd - 100 free - 59.06
2nd - 100 back - 1:05.98
2nd - 200 back - 2:22.23
15-16 Girls:
Maria de Figueiredo:
4th - 100 back - 1:07.21
 
10&Under Boys:
Dominic Lampo:
3rd - 50 free - 31.48
3rd - 50 breast - 41.04
2nd - 100 breast - 1:28.79
5th - 200 IM - 2:52.34
11-12 Boys:
Andrew Zhang:
2nd - 50 back - 31.69
2nd - 100 back - 1:09.17
4th - 200 back - 2:30.74
1st - 400 IM - 5:33.28
13-14 Boys:
Peter Simmons:
1st - 100 back - 1:02.16
1st - 200 back - 2:14.64
1st - 100 fly - 59.21
4th - 200 IM - 2:19.87
17-18 Boys:
Harrison Jones
1st - 100 fly - 56.12
2nd - 200 fly - 2:04.76
5th - 200 IM - 2:13.43
2nd - 400 IM - 4:32.78
 
These swimmers will be invited to the Gulf Swimming awards banquet in September and will receive t-shirts listing them as members of the Ladder of Success!!

Congratulations to our long course TAGS team - 10th place team finish!!  This is our fourth TAGS in a row to place in the top 10!!

Congratulations to Jessica Peng and Andrew Zhang for being selected for the Gulf's North American Challenge Cup Team.  The team competed internationally in Vera Cruz, Mexico in August, 2014.
In order qualify for the NACC team swimmers must have had IMX scores in the top of their age group.  Congratulations for earning this prestigious honor!!

Congratulations to Laine Johansen, Harison Jones and Maria de Figueiredo for being named to USA Swimming's Scholastic All America.  To qualify swimmers must maintain a 3.5 GPA, be at least a junior in HS and achieve a required time standard in at least one event.  Great job, Laine, Harison and Maria!!