Happy November Birthday To:
Become a Club sponsor!! Information is
WHY SHOULD YOU
CHOOSE THE AGGIE SWIM CLUB?
TO FIND OUT!!
PARENT VOLUNTEER LIST FOR THE 12/11-12/13/14 GULF AGE GROUP CHAMPS MEET AT
THE A&M REC CENTER IS
We have a FANTASTIC opportunity
for you and your swimmers to come out and see a new movie -
TOUCH THE WALL - that documents the journey of Missy
Franklin and Kara Lynn Joyce as they train and attempt to make
the 2012 USA Olympic Team. This
movie is not being released in
theaters - the only way to see the movie is to come to a private
WHEN: Monday, December 15th at 5:30pm
WHERE: Aggieland Premiere Cinema on Earl Rudder Freeway
$12 per person
need 97 tickets purchased for this event to happen. Please
purchase your tickets through this link:
Come out and spend time with your swimmer and others in the Club
and watch a great film.
CLUB TRY-OUTS FOR NEW
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
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
or stop by any practice session.
practice locations and times for more information).
See you on deck!!
|Aggie Swim Club swimmers at the
MAC all ages Gulf Open Meet
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
HERE and the USA Swimming searchable database can be found
FOR MORE CLUB INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT
US THROUGH E-MAIL
BRYAN AQUATIC CENTER
(BAC - on Oak Ridge Drive behind the
Wal-Mart Super Center)
the College Station Middle School in November and to the TAMU Rec Center in
up a try-out location and time
COLLEGE STATION MIDDLE SCHOOL
(CSMS - on Rock Prairie Road)
the TAMU Rec Center in March)
Monday-Thursday at either 5:15pm or 6:15pm
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY REC
- on Olsen Boulevard)
Monday-Thursday at 5:30pm
A helpful "Frequently Asked Question Sheet" for
try-outs is HERE
FOR WEATHER ALERT INFO ON MOVING OR CANCELING PRACTICES
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.
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).
5th - 400 free -
4th - 400 IM -
3rd - 50 free -
2nd - 100 free -
5th - 200 free -
4th - 400 free -
4th - 50 back -
5th - 100 back -
1std - 50 fly -
1st - 100 fly -
3rd - 200 fly -
2nd - 200 IM -
2nd - 400 IM -
5th - 200 fly -
3rd - 100 free -
2nd - 100 back -
2nd - 200 back -
Maria de Figueiredo:
4th - 100 back -
3rd - 50 free -
3rd - 50
breast - 41.04
2nd - 100 breast
5th - 200 IM -
2nd - 50 back -
2nd - 100 back -
4th - 200 back -
1st - 400 IM -
1st - 100 back -
1st - 200 back -
1st - 100 fly - 59.21
4th - 200 IM - 2:19.87
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!!
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
Congratulations to Laine Johansen,
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,