WHY SHOULD YOU
CHOOSE THE AGGIE SWIM CLUB?
TO FIND OUT!!
Thank you to
everyone who attended our annual awards party. It was a
great night spent with lots of deserving swimmers.
The end of year
videos can be found on our Facebook page - Aggie Swim Club.
A re-cap from the party can be found
All awards and new team t-shirts
that were not picked up at the party are available for pick-up
at all practice locations.
Parents who would
like to purchase a new team t-shirt - please e-mail me with your
size and I will deliver it to you at your swimmer's practice
location. Cost is $10 per shirt.
CLUB TRY-OUTS FOR NEW
The Aggie Swim Club is a year-round USA program and welcomes new swimmers
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!!
(Texas Age Group
Swimming State Championship)
Qualifiers for the 2016 Short
50 free, 50 breast, 100 breast, 50 fly, 100 IM,
Sammy Shankar -
50 free, 200 free, 500 free, 50 breast,
100 breast, 100 IM, 200 IM
- 50 breast, 100 breast, 200 breast, 100 IM
Susie Smith - 50 back
Jessica Peng - 50 free, 100
free, 200 free, 500 free, 100 fly, 200 fly, 200 IM, 400
50 breast, 100 breast, 200 breast
Michael Peng - 50 free, 100
free, 50 back, 100 back, 50 fly, 100 fly
Eric Xiao - 50 fly
free, 200 free, 100 back, 200 back
Andrew Zhang - 50 free, 100
free, 100 back, 200
back, 100 fly, 200 fly, 200 IM, 400 IM
We were in
the hunt for some fast times and we bagged 'em!!
Six new team
records and TONS of best times!! Meet results are
2016 Short Course Sectionals Qualifiers
Maria de Figueiredo
2016 NASA Junior National Qualifiers
Maria de Figueiredo
to see where your swimmer stacks up with time standards for the 2015-2016
short course season. USA Swimmin 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
COLLEGE STATION MIDDLE SCHOOL
(CSMS - on Rock Prairie Road)
are any Monday-Thursday at either
6:15pm at the College Station Middle School Pool
at 900 Rock Prairie Road.
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
- on Olsen Boulevard)
level swimmers only
A helpful "Frequently Asked Question Sheet" for
try-outs is HERE
FOR WEATHER ALERT INFO ON MOVING OR CANCELING PRACTICES
Congratulations to Jessica Peng for being chosen by USA Swimming
as one of only 48 swimmers nationwide to participate in the 2016
Diversity Select Camp in May. Jessica was chosen based on
her IMX score. The four-day camp will be held at the US
Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado and will
include pool training, motivational and educational sessions and
team building activities and will be coached by members of the
US National Team. Way to go, Jessica!!
CONGRATULATIONS TO JULIA COOK WHO QUALIFIED
FOR OLYMPIC TRIALS
WITH A TIME OF 1:02.58 IN THE 100 METER
Congratulations to Elisa Davila
Julia Cook for being chosen to represent
Gulf Swimming at the
North American Challenge Cup (NACC) meet in August, 2015 in San
Diego, California. To be chosen to compete in this
international competition swimmers had to qualify as one of the
fastest swimmers in their age group in the Gulf LSC.
The girls were interviewed on
KBTX TV's Brazos Valley This Morning show - watch the interview:
Weston Gadbois who signed his NLI (National Letter of
Intent) to swim in college starting fall, 2015 at Incarnate Word in San
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 2014 long
course TAGS team - 10th place team finish!! This is our fourth TAGS in a
row to place in the top 10!!