Happy July Birthday To:
Mati Castro, Calvin Fusilier, Kyleigh Harrell, Jasmina Karim, Philip Kelly, Pegga Mosavi, Elizabeth Quast, Jorge Ruiz-Guerra, Lily Wu & YoYi Xie
 
 
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WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE THE AGGIE SWIM CLUB?
CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT!!
 
 
Aggie Swim Club Picture of the week
The "girls" at Gulf Summer Champs
 
 
July, 2014 Newsletter is HERE
 
2014 Long Course TAGS Qualifiers
(14&Under Texas Age Group State Championships)
2014 Long Course Sectionals Qualifiers
(Senior Level Championships)
 
10&Under Girls:
Susie Smith - 50 back
 
10&Under Boys:
Ethan Boyes - 50 back
Dominic Lampo - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 50 back, 100 back,
50 breast, 100 breast, 200 IM
RELAYS:
400 Free– Michael Peng, Eric Xiao, Matthew Stephenson, Dominic
200 Free – Michael, Eric, Matthew, Dominic
200 Medley – Matthew, Dominic, Eric, Michael
 
 
 
 
11-12 Girls:
Elisa Davila - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 400 free, 50 back, 50 fly,
100 fly, 200 IM
Jessica Peng - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 400 free, 100 back,
200 back, 50 breast, 100 breast, 200 breast, 50 fly, 100 fly, 200 fly,
200 IM
Sara Shankar - 50 fly, 100 fly, 200 fly
RELAYS:
400 Medley – Jessica, Elizabeth Tag, Sara, Elisa
400 Free – Elisa, Sydney Criscitiello, Sara, Jessica
200 Free – Elisa, Sara, Sydney, Jessica
200 Medley– Elisa, Sydney, Sara, Jessica
 
 
11-12 Boys:
Bryce Smith - 100 free
Andrew Zhang - 50 free, 100 free, 50 back, 100 back, 200 back,
50 fly, 100 fly, 200 fly, 200 IM
 
13-14 Girls:
Yanichka Ariunbold - 50 free, 100 free
Julia Cook - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 back, 200 back, 200 IM,
400 IM
RELAYS:
400 Medley – Julia, Samantha de Figueiredo, Samantha Hunt, Yanichka
400 Free – Yanichka, Samantha H., Chloe Hunt, Julia
200 Free – Yanichka, Samantha H., Chloe, Julia
200 Medley – Julia, Samantha D., Samantha H., Yanichka

 

-13-14 Boys:
Tobias Doerr-Garcia - 100 breast, 200 breast
Peter Liu - 200 fly
Ludy Lu - 50 free, 100 free
Hunter Scott - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 400 free, 200 breast,
400 IM
Peter Simmons - 100 free, 100 back, 200 back, 100 fly,
200 fly, 200 IM, 400 IM
RELAYS:
800 Free – Hunter, Collin Darnell, Peter Simmons, Ludy
400 Medley – Peter S., Tobias Doerr-Garcia, Peter L., Ludy Lu
 
400 Free – Peter S., Peter L., Hunter, Ludy
200 Free – Hunter, Peter L., Peter S., Ludy
200 Medley – Peter S., Tobias, Peter L., Ludy
 
Mati Castro, Julia Cook, Maria deFigueiredo,
Danielle Scott, Brittany Thurstin,
 Matt Belobraydic, Matthew Bitara, Calvin Fusillier, Laine Johansen, Harrison Jones, Matthew Schmid &
Peter Simmons
 
2014 Southern Senior Zones Qualifiers
(National Level Championships held in Ft. Myers, Florida)
 
 
Yanichka Ariunbold, Mati Castro, Julia Cook, Sydney Currenti, Maria de Figueiredo, Samantha de Figueiredo,
Chloe Hunt, Danielle Scott, Brittany Thurstin, Karly Waguespack
Matt Belobraydic, Matthew Bitara, Tobias Doerr-Garcia, Calvin Fusillier, Weston Gadbois, Laine Johansen, Harrison Jones, Andrew Kehrberg, Peter Liu, Ludy Lu, Chris Munster, Matthew Schmid, Hunter Scott, Peter Simmons,
Kyle Sullivan
 
 
 
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 and to the TAMU Rec Center in March)
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)
(moves to the TAMU Rec Center in March)
E-mail us at aggieswimclub@suddenlink.net
to set up a try-out location and time
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY REC CENTER
(TAMU - on Olsen Boulevard)
E-mail us at aggieswimclub@suddenlink.net
to set up a try-out location and time
 
 A helpful "Frequently Asked Question Sheet" for try-outs is HERE
 
 

Team Suits are IN!!

To order a team suit please e-mail aggieswimclub@suddenlink.net

 
 
Click HERE to see where your swimmer stacks up with time standards for the 2014 long 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).
 
 

 

 

 
FOR MORE CLUB INFORMATION PLEASE CALL
SHANNON CLARK THROUGH E-MAIL
AGGIESWIMCLUB@SUDDENLINK.NET
 

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Congratulations to Jessica Peng and Andrew Zhang for being selected for the Gulf's North American Challenge Cup Team.  The team will compete internationally in Vera Cruz, Mexico in August, 2014.
In order to be eligible swimmers must currently be scored in the top of their age group.  Congratulations for earning this prestigious honor!!
 

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 and Maria!!

Congratulations to the following AGS swimmers for being named members of the LADDER OF SUCCESS by Gulf Swimming for the 2013-2014 short 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 - 50 free - 25.80
3rd - 100 free - 55.80
Jessica Peng:
3rd - 50 free - 25.66
1st - 100 free - 55.24
2nd - 200 free - 1:59.37
3rd - 500 free - 5:20.84
2nd - 50 fly - 27.36
1st - 100 fly - 59.68
1st - 200 fly - 2:13.70
1st - 200 IM - 2:13.02
4th - 400 IM - 4:56.31
Sara Shankar:
4th - 100 fly - 1:01.46
2nd - 200 fly - 2:15.35
13-14 Girls:
Julia Cook:
4th - 100 free - 52.60
3rd - 100 back - 57.23
3rd - 200 back - 2:04.71
 
10&Under Boys:
Dominic Lampo:
4th - 100 back - 1:10.91
3rd - 100 breast - 1:19.07
11-12 Boys:
Ludy Lu:
2nd - 50 free - 24.53
3rd - 100 free - 52.72
Andrew Zhang:
3rd - 50 back - 27.92
3rd - 100 back - 59.86
3rd - 200 back - 2:09.93
13-14 Boys:
Peter Simmons:
1st - 100 back - 52.63
3rd - 200 back - 1:54.68
3rd - 100 fly - 52.82
Matthew Schmid:
3rd - 100 breast - 1:01.32
17-18 Boys:
Harrison Jones
1st - 100 fly - 48.76
2nd - 200 fly - 1:48.60
2nd - 200 IM - 1:51.04
5th - 400 IM - 4:01.85
 
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 short course TAGS team - 9th place team finish!!

Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been recognized by USA Swimming for being one of the 10 fastest swimmers in their age group in the entire country during the 2013 long course season:
Julia Cook - 12 year old girls
100 and 200 meter backstroke
Andrew Zhang - 11 year old boys
100 meter backstroke
Jessica Peng - 11 year old girls
200 meter butterfly
Harrison Jones - 15 year old boys
100 and 200 meter butterfly

Congratulations to Elisa Davila for being recognized by the Mayor of Bryan and the Bryan City Council for breaking a 19 year old record in the 50 meter freestyle with a time of 29.42.  October 22, 2013 was officially named "Elisa Davila Day" in the City of Bryan!!

Congratulations to our long course TAGS team - 9th place team finish!!