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WHY SHOULD YOU
CHOOSE THE AGGIE SWIM CLUB?
TO FIND OUT!!
SWIMMING - GOLD MEDAL CLINIC:
will be hosting a Gold Medal Clinic on Saturday, September 26th in Houston.
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!!
The clinic will feature Olympian Cammile
Adams!! Cammile represented the United
States in the 200 meter butterfly at the 2012 Summer
Olympic Games. She also won silver at the 2015
World Championships and gold at the 2014 Pan Pacs.
Registration will open
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
to see where your swimmer stacks up with time standards for the 2015
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
HERE and the USA Swimming searchable database can be found
FOR MORE CLUB INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT
US THROUGH E-MAIL
Congratulations to our TAGS
(Texas Age Group
Swimming State Championship)
Qualifiers for the 2015 Long
Course Season. Ags placed 14th out of over 70 teams and
broke 14 individual and 3 relay team records!!
Congratulations to our
for the 2015 Long Course Season:
Sammy Shankar -
Elisa Davila - 50 free, 100
free, 200 free, 400 free, 50 back,
50 fly, 100
fly, 100 IM, 200 IM
Kaitlyn Owens - 50 back, 100
Maria Jose Nunez Ortiz - 200
Julia Cook - 50 free, 100 free,
200 free, 100 back, 200 back,
200 IM, 400
Jessica Peng - 50 free, 100
free, 200 free, 400 free, 100 fly,
200 fly, 200 IM, 400
Matthew Stephenson -
50 free, 200 free, 50 back, 100 back
Ethan Boyes - 50 free, 100
free, 200 free, 50 back, 100 back
Eric Xiao - 50 free, 100 free,
50 back, 50 breast, 100 breast,
50 fly, 100 fly,
Dominic Lampo - 50 breast, 200
Ludy Lu - 50 free, 100 free,
Andrew Zhang - 100 back, 200
back, 100 fly, 200 fly
The meet was held in Greenville, South Carolina.
FOR WEATHER ALERT INFO ON MOVING OR CANCELING PRACTICES
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.
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!!