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Jun 13, 2018 - 2018 Holy Toledo Meet Recap!
2018 Holy Toledo Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Blue - Owen Lindsay Owen stepped up to the challenge, and knocked it out of the park. After spending time out of the pool for a shoulder injury, O...
Jun 9, 2018 - 2018 TRAC IMX Summer Splash Meet Recap!
2018 TRAC IMX Summer Splash Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I- Justin Starodub Justin absolutely loves to race and show what a strong competitor he is, and he takes that motivation fro...
Jun 1, 2018 - Congratulations, SWAC Seniors!
CONGRATULATIONS to all of SWAC?s graduating Seniors! SWAC has 9 fantastic student-athletes who will be completing their high school careers tomorrow morning, and we couldn?t be prouder of any of them...
May 25, 2018 - 2018 SWAC Spring Splash Meet Recap!
2018 SWAC Spring Splash Invitational Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I - Drake Steffy Drake is brand new to swimming and the SWAC meet was his first swim meet EVER! Drake swam all of h...
Mar 21, 2018 - 2018 Age Group State Championships Meet Recap!
2018 Age Group State Championships Meet Recap CONGRATULATIONS to all of SWAC?s swimmers, parents, and coaches on a fantastic performance at last weekend?s Age Group State Championships Meet! SWAC...
Mar 15, 2018 - 2018 Senior State Championships Meet Recap!
2018 SC Senior State Championships Meet Recap Last weekend SWAC was represented by 28 athletes at the Senior State Championships in Indianapolis, and they capped off what has been a fantastic season...
Mar 8, 2018 - 2018 Divisional Championships Meet Recap!
2018 Divisional Championships Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Green-Nathan Sackett Green's Swimmer of the Meet is Nathan Sackett. Nathan dropped a total of almost 13 seconds and swam his best time...
Feb 21, 2018 - 2018 SYOA Championships Meet Recap!
2018 SYOA Championships Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Patrick Collins Swimmer of the meet for Exploration I is Patrick Collins. Patrick loves to work hard and have fun and that com...
Nov 30, 2017 - 2017 SWAC Fall in the Pool Meet Recap!
2017 SWAC Fall in The Pool Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Leah Risley Leah has been working extremely hard in practice and isn't afraid to participate in races that make her a littl...
Nov 25, 2017 - Cameron Luarde Chosen by SwimSwam!
Each week, SwimSwam, along with Michael Phelps? MP brand, selects a handful of outstanding performances from across the country to highlight as their ?Wonders of Age Group Swimming?. This week, SWAC?...
Oct 29, 2017 - 2017 IMX Challenge Meet Recap!
2017 SWAC IMX Challenge Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I- Leona Sackett Leona has been working VERY hard at practice to become legal in all of her strokes. She was also a great helper...
Aug 5, 2017 - 2017 LC Age Group State Meet Recap!
Jul 15, 2017 - Irish Aquatics/Calvin Classic Meet Recaps!
2017 IA Summer Spectacular & Calvin Classic Meet Recaps Last weekend SWAC once again competed at two separate meets. Many of our athletes traveled to South Bend for the IA Summer Spectacular, while s...
Jun 30, 2017 - MSC Summer Splash Meet Recap!
2017 Munster Summer Splash Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Yellow-Drew Weiland Drew is an extremely hard worker. He comes to practice every day with a great attitude and a smile on his face. He dr...
Jun 25, 2017 - FAST Summer Jam Meet Recap!
2017 FAST Summer Jam Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Green-Aubrey North Aubrey had a great meet, establishing new lifetime bests in 5 of her 6 individual events. Her sprint freestyle in particular ...
Jun 25, 2017 - Flag City Invite Meet Recap!
2017 Flag City Invite Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Girls-Jillian Lynam Jillian is not afraid to put in hard work at practice and it is showing in her races. Her strokes are all looking stronger a...
Jun 12, 2017 - Holy Toledo/TRAC Summer Splash Meet Recaps!
2017 Holy Toledo Invite& TRAC IMX Summer Splash Meet Recaps Swimmers of the Meet Exploration II-Brayden Waldo Brayden made it through the entire TRAC meet without any DQ's, which is a HUGE goal fo...
Jun 4, 2017 - New Coach Connor Gastineau
Hello SWAC Swim Team! First off, congratulations to all of our athletes who competed this weekend at either the Holy Toledo Invite at Eastern Michigan or the TRAC Summer Splash at HPB! It?s alway...
May 26, 2017 - SWAC Spring Splash Meet Recap!
2017 SWAC Spring Splash Meet Recap THANK YOU to all of our SWAC volunteers for helping us host such a successful meet! We were able to welcome nearly 500 swimmers over the weekend, and we received gr...
May 9, 2017 - Emma Helmich HNHS Valedictorian!
Congratulations to SWAC swimmer Emma Helmich on being named the 2017 Valedictorian for Huntington North High School! You can check out a couple of nice articles celebrating Emma?s accomplishments be...
Apr 8, 2017 - SWAC Swimmers Cap Amazing Winter Season!
Our Senior athletes, with a little help from a few of our Age Group swimmers, competed at 2 separate championship meets to wrap up our fall/winter season. First, we sent 19 of our athletes to the Indi...
Mar 15, 2017 - SWAC Places 4th at Age Group State!
Congratulations to our Age Group Team for a great performance at the State Championship Meet last weekend in Indianapolis! Our 43 competing athletes scored 930 points to finish in 4 th place, each of...
Mar 9, 2017 - Divisional Championship Meet Recap!
2017 Divisional Championship Meet Recap Congratulations to ALL of SWAC on an absolutely amazing Divisional Championship meet, and a huge thank you to all of the parents, grandparents, siblings, neig...
Feb 26, 2017 - SWAC-Led Homestead Finishes 6th at State!
Check out our SWAC boys in the Journal Gazette for their performance at High School State! http://www.journalgazette.net/blog/preps-plus/Homestead-boys-take-6th-at-state-swimming-17978526 Chase Chas...
Feb 23, 2017 - Swim Your Own Age Meet Recap
2017 Swim Your Own Age Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Natalie Kramer Natalie has worked very hard this season not only learning the details of swimming but also trying to master them....
Feb 19, 2017 - SWAC Boys Lead Homestead to Sectional Championship!
Congratulations to all of the SWAC boys who represented Homestead High School at yesterday?s Sectional Championships! Chase Chastain, Trey Cooley, Noah Dalton, Wes Hembree, Scott Hodson, Jacob Leffe...
Feb 19, 2017 - ACST AquaSprints Meet Recap
2017 ACST AquaSprints Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Green-Grant Hibiske Grant is the Green Group?s swimmer of the meet. He has been working really hard at every practice and has continually been d...
Feb 12, 2017 - Megan Johnson in the Journal Gazette!
Check out SWAC swimmer Megan Johnson (representing Homestead High School) featured in the Journal Gazette! http://www.journalgazette.net/blog/preps-plus/Homestead-s-Johnson-gets-2nd--4th-in-state-wi...
Feb 6, 2017 - SWAC Swimmers Shine at HS Sectionals!
Congratulations to all of the SWAC girls who competed for Homestead High School at this weekend?s Sectional Championship meet! Ellie Denice, Eilidh Drummond, Michaela Godfrey, Harley Heinerich, Molly...
Jan 31, 2017 - TRAC Polar Bear Plunge Meet Recap
2017 TRAC Polar Bear Plunge Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Lucy Kramer Lucy has been working so hard this season and has made HUGE improvements. She dropped over 44 seconds in her rac...
Jan 20, 2017 - Carmel Winter Invite Meet Recap
2017 Carmel Swim Club Winter Invitational Swimmers of the Meet Green-Allison Tonsil Allison dropped in almost all of her events. She has been working very hard and it definitely shows. Allison has g...
Jan 6, 2017 - SWAC Swimmers Represent Team Indiana!
Good luck to the SWAC athletes competing at this weekend?s Mid States Championships! Audrey Crowel, Lily Kaiser, Sydney Koehrn, Cameron Luarde, and Maggie Stock were recognized as some of the fastest ...
Dec 18, 2016 - NASA Winter Classic Meet Recap
2016 NASA Winter Classic Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration II-Madison Cribbs Maddi has been working so hard on mastering new skills and although she was a bit nervous to commit to them at ...
Dec 8, 2016 - Cardinal Christmas Classic Meet Recap
2016 Cardinal Christmas Classic Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Blue-Cameron Luarde Cameron had very solid preliminary swims in the morning followed by very competitive races in finals. Cameron was ab...
Nov 27, 2016 - SWAC Fall in the Pool Meet Recap
2016 SWAC Fall in the Pool Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Jace Trevino Jace came into the meet a little nervous to try new events but was willing to give it his best and he did very wel...
Nov 6, 2016 - TRAC Fall Classic Meet Recap
2016 TRAC Fall Classic Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Dylan Wong Dylan joined exploration 1 from swim school and has worked very hard in the water. The TRAC meet was his first meet ever...
Oct 30, 2016 - SWAC IMX Challenge Meet Recap
SWAC IMX Challenge Meet Recap This was our annual fall distance meet that gives swimmers an opportunity to swim ?longer? events and to their IMR and IMX series of events. Once an athlete has complete...
Oct 21, 2016 - OLY Fall Classic Meet Recap
OLY Fall Classic Meet Recap October 14-16, SWAC had 48 swimmers attend the Oakland Live Y?ers meet at Oakland University, near Detroit, MI. This was our annual Team Travel Meet (for middle & high sch...
Oct 13, 2016 - SSC SwimFest Meet Recap
SSC SwimFest Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration II-Ryan Branscome All of the exploration swimmers did AMAZING! The SOTM for this weekend is Ryan Branscome. Ryan has been working extremel...
Aug 10, 2016 - SWAC New Member Parent Meeting
Interested in year-round swimming? Consider SWAC Swim Team! What: Informational meeting for those interested in SWAC Swim Team When: Thursday, August 18 th at 5:30PM Where: Summit Mi...
Aug 2, 2016 - Welcome Coach Chris Knoblauch!
Dear SWAC Swim Team, I?m very pleased to be able to inform you that we have completed the search for our new Head Age Group Coach! After a very (very) long process, I am happy to announce that Coac...
Jul 28, 2016 - SwimFest Championships Meet Recap
2016 SwimFest Championships Meet Recap SWAC Overall Team Scores Combined SwimFest Team Score-6 th 14&Under Combined Team Score-5 th Senior Combined Team Score-10 th SWAC State Champions Ma...
Jul 17, 2016 - IA Summer Spectacular Meet Recap
Irish Aquatics Summer Spectacular Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Exploration I-Aaron Park Aaron has been dedicated and a hard worker and it showed at the Notre Dame meet! Aaron has been swimming wi...
Jul 2, 2016 - MSC Summer Splash Meet Recap
MSC Summer Splash Meet Recap Swimmers of the Meet Yellow- Savannah Guadnola Savannah did a great job making smart race changes and dropped in 100% of her races. She also did a great job make smar...
Jun 20, 2016 - Flag City Invitational Meet Recap
2016 Flag City Invitational Meet Recap SWAC Swim Team-2 nd Place overall, Large Team Division SWIMMERS OF THE MEET Yellow-Drew Weiland Drew swam his first state cut in the 200 IM and got very close...
Jun 11, 2016 - TRAC Summer Splash Meet Recap
TRAC Summer Splash 2016 Meet Recap SWIMMERS OF THE MEET Exploration 1 Bailey Forsythe : Bailey is newer to swimming and has worked very hard to become a great swimmer. She continues to drop time in ...
Jun 5, 2016 - Sam Hagedorn Named Homestead's Best!
Sam Hagedorn Named Homestead's Best! Sam Hagedorn , an outgoing Homestead Senior & SWAC Swimmer since age 8, has been honored recently with 2 incredible awards that we would like to share with his S...
May 31, 2016 - SWAC Spring Splash Recap
May 25, 2016 - SWAC Swimmers in the News!
SWAC Swimmers in the News! Congratulations to the following age group swimmers for being invited to the Indiana Age Group Elite Camp in Omaha this summer!!! Audrey Cesar Spencer Koehrn Cameron Luarde...
Jan 6, 2016 - SWAC SPEAKS - JANUARY'S NEWSLETTER
Enjoy :0) SWAC SPEAKS JANUARY 2016
Oct 9, 2014 - Congrats to Our SWAC Senior Swimmer Scholars
SWAC swimmers represent 20% of the Homestead students who have achieved academic honors in the 2015 National Merit Scholars program. Beresford Clarke and Logan Pollander achieved ?Commended Student? h...
Oct 6, 2014 - "We love Camp Crosley!"
Swinging blindfolded across a make-believe moat, jumping from telephone poles, and scaling 12-foot walls were all in a day?s work for the Senior and Gold swimmers who participated in this year?s Camp ...
Oct 3, 2014 - FWA meet CANCELED
The October FWA meet has been canceled. We are in the process of selected a new age group and developmental meet for the same weekend. Please stay tuned for more information!
Sep 21, 2014 - 2016 Olympic Trial Standards... Target Acquired!
What are YOUR Goals!?
Sep 8, 2014 - Practice Calendars Updated
Practice Calendars have been updated for all Groups! Senior (Senior & National Focus) Age Group (Gold, Silver & Bronze) Developmental (Tiger Shark, Barracuda, Piranha)
Aug 25, 2014 - 2014 SWAC ANNUAL MEETING - MARK YOUR CALENDARS
SWAC 2014 ANNUAL MEETING SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 6:30 PM, SUMMIT CAFETERIA AGENDA TO INCLUDE: 2014-15 SWAC BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTION VOTE TO APPROVE NEW SWAC POLICIES AND PROCEDURES PLEASE MARK...
Jul 23, 2014 - Senior State Results
SWAC?s Senior Team swimmers had a great meet at the 2014 Senior State Long Course Championships. Reagan Cook achieved a Junior National Cut and set three new SWAC records! A summary of SWAC results is...
Jun 30, 2014 - Introducing Bobby Mattin, SWAC's New Head Coach
The SWAC Board of Directors and Coach Search Committee are pleased to introduce Bobby Mattin as the club?s new head coach. Mattin comes to SWAC from Crimson Aquatics at Harvard (Massachusetts), a mult...
May 21, 2014 - Coach Lazoff Honored
We know that SWAC has some amazing swim coaches, but often we don?t know how that excellence extends beyond the pool deck. A recent honor for Coach Scott Lazoff is case in point. Not only is Coach Sco...
Apr 10, 2014 - Dalton Herendeen qualifies for Pan Pacific Para Championships
This past winter many of you had the opportunity to listen to Para-Olympian Dalton Herendeen speak. He is currently a University of Indianapolis swimmer from Elkhart, Indiana. I thought you would al...
Apr 9, 2014 - Bob Bowman on the 6 characteristics of champions
If you are a swimmer, swim-parent or swim coach, this is a must-see video. More accurately, if you are anyone who wants to achieve success in life, this is a must-see video. http://swimswam.com/mic...
Feb 18, 2014 - SWAC Girls at High School State Meet
While many of our younger swimmers were at the TRAC meeting this weekend and with some Gold swimmers cheering for them in the stands on Saturday, SWAC swimmers turned in great swims that the 2014 IHSA...
Nov 4, 2013 - SWAC Picture Link open again
The "pictures" link on the SWAC website was closed the last few months awaiting updates. It is once again open on our webiste and contains a number of new picture albums from this past spring and sum...
Nov 1, 2013 - NCAA announces new academic eligibility standards
The NCAA was busy again this summer, announcing in July yet another change to the academic standards for the class of 2016 and beyond ( click here to view new standards summary ) With both the freshma...
Nov 1, 2013 - 3 keys of confidence
Show me a successful athlete, or person and I?ll show you someone who is confident. It is without a doubt, the most important mental skill. You gotta believe in yourself! Here are three keys about con...
Mar 18, 2013 - Cameron Frank leads SWAC to 3rd place finish
Cameron Frank broke 6 individual team records, medaled in 6 individual events and teamed up with his 13-14 teammates to break another team record and earn 3 more championship medals. Cameron and his ...
Mar 17, 2013 - SWAC holding strong in 3rd place at State
The Age Group State swimmers continued to excel in Indianapolis on Saturday. The boys increased their lead on the male division and the girls moved up to 7 th place in the female division. The 2 la...
Mar 16, 2013 - SWAC boys take commanding lead on first night of Age Group State
At the end of the first night of competition SWAC was in 3 rd and their boys were in 1 st . The State?s best boys swimmers stood tall and served notice to the rest of the state. The meet is on ?meet...
Jan 9, 2013 - SWAC Swimmers Participate in All-Star Meet
Katie Walther, Scott Hodson, Christian Cseri and Cameron Luarde represented SWAC as members of TEAM INDIANA this past weekend. TEAM INDIANA, a collection of All-Star swimmers from around the state co...
Nov 10, 2012 - Cook leads the way with record performance on second day of competition
Reagan Cook posted the country?s 5th fastest high school age 200 Fly on Saturday night. She placed 10th in the events while also breaking the SWAC team record. Reagan had a busy night also placing 1...
Nov 9, 2012 - Weigand/Cook highlight 1st day of Grand Prix
Caroline Weigand posted the fastest 16 and younger 100 Breaststroke in the country this season and Reagan Cook placed 3 rd in the 400 IM to highlighting the first day of competition. Caroline?s 1:03...
Nov 8, 2012 - SWAC Swimmers compete with Country’s best
USA Swimming?s National Grand Prix series kicks off at the University of Minnesota Friday, November 9. SWAC swimmers Reagan Cook, Katelyn Gutwein, Bailey Pressey, Benjamin Stone, Conner Whitaker and...
Sep 22, 2012 - Dr. Goldberg contact info
Dr. Alan Goldberg Visited our athletes and parents on Saturday September 22nd in three different sessions. Below is the link for his website and additional resources. https://www.competitivedge.com/ ...
Jul 30, 2012 - SWAC finishes 4th at State Championships
SWAC breaks 18 Team Records and surges ahead of Crown Point on the final night to place 4th at the Indiana State Championships. Below is a list of all our SWAC medalist and team records. It was an a...
Jul 29, 2012 - SWAC Champions lead the way at STATE
With 1 night of competition left SWAC sits in 5th place at the Indiana State Championships. The team has been lead by State Championship performances by Jacob Cook (15-over 100 Breaststroke) and the ...
Jun 3, 2012 - Cook- Homestead Senior of the Year
Homestead High School Senior Athlete of the Year McCracken Award Awarded to the most outstanding senior athlete (both Male and Female). This award is based on the overall contribution made to the a...
May 24, 2012 - Coach Rachel completes an Ironman
Coach Rachel Wender was in Texas this past weekend competing in an Ironman triathlon. Yes, an Ironman; a 2.5 mile open water swim, a 112 mile bike ride and a full marathon of 26.2 miles. Ouch, I am ...
May 23, 2012 - SWAC sponsors Spartan Golf Outing
Dear Members and Alumni, The Homestead High School Athletic Department is hosting a Golf Outing Monday, July 23. SWAC enjoys a wonderful relationship with the Homestead Athletic Department and would ...
Apr 2, 2012 - SWAC Swimmers Compete with OLYMPIANS!!
Michael Phelps and Natalie Coughlin highlighted the internationally star studded Ohio State Grand Prix March 9-11. SWAC swimmers Jacob Cook, Reagan Cook, Mariah Hamil, Courtney Klefeker, Bailey Press...
Apr 2, 2012 - Last Train to Omaha- Olympic Trials Qualifier
SWAC swimmers concluded the winter season at an elite Olympic Trials Qualification meet in Holland, Michigan. The meet included swimmers from several collegiate teams and several Olympic Trials 2012 ...
Apr 2, 2012 - Senior State Championships
Katie Krivac?s 6 th place in the 200 Fly lead a wonderful group of 9 SWAC swimmers at the Senior State Championship meet. Five of the nine were attending their first Senior State Championship meet a...
Apr 2, 2012 - 96 swimmers participate in Divisionals!
Mallory Lindsay (8-under 200 Free), Will Englehart (10-under 200 Back) and Kurt Gutwein (13-14 500 Free) highlighted the Divisional meet each setting a new TEAM RECORD. In all, SWAC swimmers won 32 e...
Apr 2, 2012 - Age Group State Championship Recap
Alec Delong set 5 team records, won his second State Title and lead SWAC to its fourth consecutive top 5 team finish at the Age Group State Championships. In all, SWAC swimmers broke 8 team records a...
Mar 29, 2012 - Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser
Mark your calendars!! Wednesday, April 18 is SWAC night at Buffalo Wild Wings. From 6-9pm 10% of all food and beverage sales go to SWAC. This excludes tax, gratuity and alcohol, but does include ca...
Mar 27, 2012 - Nutrition Education
?Elite Swimmer Nutrition? April 24- 6:00-7:00pm @ Homestead Learn how to train harder, train longer, recover fast, grow stronger and ultimately perform better through good nutrition. Sue Delagrange,...
Feb 26, 2012 - Coach Englehart honored with Hall of Fame announcement
Coach Chad Englehart was given official notice that he will a member of the Indiana High School Swim and Dive Hall of Fame's next induction class. The Hall of Fame inducts members every 4 years. So ...
Feb 26, 2012 - Jacob Cook Wins State Title
Homestead Senior and SWAC swimmer, Jacob Cook, won the 200 IM at this weekend's Indiana High School State Championships. Below are newspaper articles about his accomplishment. CONGRATULATIONS JACOB!...
Jan 30, 2012 - Nicholas Litchin named Newscenter Scholar Athlete
Nicholas Litchin was honored as the Newscenter Scholar Athlete of the week. Below is hte link to the news coverage of the honor. Congratulations Nick! http://www.indianasnewscenter. com/sports/Litc...
Jan 13, 2012 - SWAC swimmer named Homestead Valedictorian
Four short years ago, Nicholas Litchin was an inexperienced swimmer and new to the sport. Through hard work, sacrifice and commitment, he has become a varsity star on Homestead?s Swim Team and a nati...
Jan 13, 2012 - SWAC recognized as one of USA Swimming's Best
SWAC has once again earned the honor of being ranked as a ?Bronze Medal Club" by USA Swimming. This marks the 5th time in the last 6 years in which SWAC has earned this designation. Bronze Medal...
Jan 11, 2012 - Homestead Named "TEAM OF THE WEEK"
The Homestead Swim and Dive teams were named the "TEAM OF THE WEEK" by WANE TV and Fort Wayne Orthopedics. The Homestead team is coached by SWAC's senior coaching staff and its membership is over 95%...
Jan 11, 2012 - SWAC swimmers excel at All-Star meet
SWAC was very well represented at the 2012 Mid-State Championships this past weekend. This is an All-State All-Star meet between Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio. Alec Delong, Cameron Frank, CJ ...
Dec 13, 2011 - SWIM WEEK coming on Universal Sports
Universal Sports Fans! Dive into the biggest week of swimming this year with Swim Week on Universal Sports Network. Watch the premiere of the new original docu-reality series 'Against the Tide' with...
Dec 11, 2011 - 12th Annual Homestead Invite on the Internet
The 12 th annual Homestead Invite was held this past weekend. With 4 of the State?s top 10 programs participating it was an awesome competition. This year?s meet was broadcast live over the intern...
Oct 1, 2011 - USA Olympians Visit Whitney Carroll in Hospital
SWAC swim star, Whitney Carroll, got a big surprise in her hospital room on Saturday. Whitney is recovering from a successful surgery to remove a malignant tumor in her left leg. She was surprised b...
Oct 1, 2011 - October membership newsletter
Click here for the October Newsletter
Sep 17, 2011 - Senior Team Super Impressive during Annual Camp Crosley trip
The SWAC Senior training group spent Friday and Saturday bonding at Camp Crosley. This year's team was extremely impressive, showing maturity and team work well beyond their ages. The kids were so f...
Sep 11, 2011 - Gold Team visit Camp Crosley
The Gold training group traveled to Camp Crosley this past weekend. The 2 day trip is designed to build individual self-esteem, team camaraderie, and team cohesiveness. The group enjoyed great weath...
Aug 26, 2011 - New Member of the Lazoff Family
Coach Scott Lazoff and his wife, Amy, welcomed a baby boy to the world this morning. Issac Lazoff was born at 7:23am, Friday August 26. (7lbs, 2oz?20 inches). Both mom and baby are doing well. Con...
Aug 19, 2011 - Jacob Cook leads way at Junior Nationals
The USA Swimming Junior National Championships were hosted by Stanford University in Palo Alto, California earlier this month. SWAC sent 5 representatives to the championships, our largest group of ...
Aug 1, 2011 - Age Group Team finishes 5th at State!!
SWAC sent 34 kids to the Age Group State Championship meet this past weekend and they swam awesome!! As a TEAM SWAC finished 5 th , our second best finish all time. The kids really did an awesome jo...
Jul 30, 2011 - SWAC father hero of the skies
Lt. Col. John Carroll was once again solidifying his credentials as an American hero last Thursday as he assisted in an emergency landing at the Fort Wayne International Airport. Lt. Col. Carroll is ...
Jul 30, 2011 - Alec DeLong Wins State Title
Alec DeLong is SWAC's latest STATE CHAMPION !! Alec won the boys 10-under 50 Freestyle today. He also anchored the boys 200 Medley "A" Relay to a State Runner-up finish. SWAC swimmers are doing ve...
Jul 24, 2011 - SWAC finishes 5th at Senior State Championships
The SWAC Senior Team finished the State Championship meet in 5th place. The final day concluded with some outstanding performances highlighted by Blake Johnson's 3rd place finish in the 100 fly. Poi...
Jul 23, 2011 - SWAC seniors surge into 5th place at State Championships
SWAC's senior team had an outstanding Saturday night at the State Championships and surged into 5 th place. The team showed amazing emotional strength and perseverance in working through the first 2...
Jul 23, 2011 - Tori Bagan named Indiana Female Swimmer of the Year
Tori Bagan was named the 2011 recipient of the Gene Lee Outstanding Female Athlete award as Indiana Swimming's top female senior athlete. Tony Young, Indiana Swimming's Sport Development Director,...
Jul 22, 2011 - News from Senior State Championships
Friday saw a mixture of success and frustration for the SWAC senior team. We had some outstanding swims and a number of big point scorers. We also came very close, but fell short on a couple of Nati...
Jul 21, 2011 - Indiana Senior State Championships update
SWAC swimmers got off to a strong start on the first day of the Senior State Championships. Shane Talley had the biggest time drop with an amazing 1.5 second time drop in the 50 Free. Ally Hembree w...
Jul 20, 2011 - SWAC state teams go back to the future
Dear SWAC Family, This year's long course state teams have a very unique state shirt. The shirts have a "QR" code on them and if scanned with a QR app. on your smart phone will take you to a link on...
Jul 9, 2011 - Hembree leads team at Open Water State
SWAC's Wes Hembree finished 3rd at the Indiana Swimming Open Water State Championships. SWAC had 5 swimmers participate in this year's meet. Although the number of participants was way down due to s...
Jun 21, 2011 - Coach Carter has new baby
Coach Alan Carter and his wife welcomed the newest member of their family to the world last week. Miss Alexandra Rose Carter was born last Wednesday morning. She's 7lbs 15oz and both Mom and baby are...
Jun 21, 2011 - SWAC goes to U.S. Olympic Training Center
SWAC swimmers Tori Bagan, Jacob Cook, Reagan Cook, Blake Johnson, Caroline Weigand and Head Coach Chad Englehart recently returned from Colorado Springs, Colorado. They spent the week with an elite gr...
Jun 12, 2011 - SWAC Swimmers named top students
SWAC Swimmers, Emily Wilson and Samuel Dynako, were honored as some of Woodside Middle School's top students this year. Emily, a 6th grader and Sam, a 7th grader were among 6 students to be recogniz...
Jun 8, 2011 - Tori Bagan and Blake Johnson named Homestead's best
Congratulations to Tori Bagan and Blake Johnson- They were honored as the McCracken Award recipients as the top athletes at Homestead High School. McCracken award ? Most outstanding senior male and...
May 20, 2011 - Nick Jones guards President Obama
Former SWAC/Homestead swimmer, Nick Jones, is doing extremely well as a member of the Coast Guard Honor Guard. He was recently honored as a member of the guard at a White House State dinner. Many of...
May 9, 2011 - NAVY SEALS put SWAC swimmers to the test
A real life American Hero travled to Fort Wayne this Saturday to work with some of SWAC's top 13-overs. He was part of USA Swimming's NAVY SEAL Fitness Challenge running at dozens of sites all around...
Mar 27, 2011 - SWAC surges into TOP 5
SWAC swimmers finished extremely strong setting 5 TEAM records, achieving a JR. National cut and surging into 5 th place in the final TEAM Standings. In all the 4 day meet produced 1 Olympic Tria...
Mar 26, 2011 - 3rd night of Speedo Championships highlighted by Olympic Trials Qualifier
SWAC continued to tear up the pool on the 3 rd day of the Speedo Championships. SWAC surged into 7 th place in the TEAM standings lead by Tori Bagan. Tori became the first SWAC swimmer to qualify fo...
Mar 25, 2011 - Coach Englehart headed to Olympic Training Center
Coach Chad Englehart has been selected to be part of the coaching staff at an elite athlete camp being held at the US Olympic Training Center this summer. The Camp will be held in Colorado Springs fr...
Mar 25, 2011 - 2nd Night Report from Speedo Championships
SWAC swimmers continue their outstanding performances at the Speedo Championships. The second day of competition saw SWAC swimmers make 2 new JR. National Cuts, break 7 more team records and 22 of t...
Mar 24, 2011 - Blake Johnson Swimmer of the Year!
Work ethic, dedication pay off for Homestead's Blake Johnson By Chad Ryan of The News-Sentinel For Blake Johnson, memories of winning his state championship fly in his mind like a scene off the big ...
Mar 24, 2011 - Big First Night At Speedo Championships
SWAC Swimmers got off to a great start at the Speedo Championships today. We had 19 swims today and achieved 18 lifetime best performances. The big highlights were: Tori Bagan- 3 rd in 50 Free, New...
Mar 23, 2011 - SWAC Swimmers Break 48 Team Records
The SWAC short course record board has been updated and this year?s swimmers did some heavy remodeling. In all, they broke 48 team records this season. The girls lead the way with 27 new records an...
Mar 21, 2011 - Tori Bagan High School Swimmer of the Year!
PREPSPORTS GIRLS SWIMMER OF THE YEAR Tori Bagan finishes stellar swim career with 16 state medals By Chad Ryan of The News-Sentinel She was the top freshman in the nation. She competed in the Olympic...
Mar 21, 2011 - Cook leads SWAC to best finish ever!
Reagan Cook won 4 State titles, broke 6 team records, swam on a record breaking relay and won the High Point trophy at this weekend?s Age Group State Championships. Cook lead SWAC?s largest ever Stat...
Mar 21, 2011 - Coach Keefer- Indiana Coach of the Year!
Coach Steve Keefer named Indiana Development Coach of the Year! The award is given to a coach that has demonstrated the ability to best prepare future generations of young adults. It is given to co...
Feb 28, 2011 - SWAC's Tori Bagan Honored with Performance of the Year
Feb 28, 2011 - SWAC/Homestead Boys Finish HS Season Strong
SWAC swimmers lead Homestead High School to another wonderful season. Here are the highlights.. Homestead won its 17 consecutive Sectional Championship Homestead finished 8 th at State. The 10...
Feb 14, 2011 - SWAC GIRLS AMAZING AT HIGH SCHOOL STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
SWAC Girls Amazing State Runner-up Team Finish 1 State Title (Tori Bagan) 10 Top 8 Finalists 1 Indiana State Record (Caroline Weigand) 7 Homestead School Records 14 Club Records 11 National HS All-Am...
Sep 28, 2010 - Nutritional Help for Serious Athletes
Sep 3, 2010 - 2012 Olympic Trials Cuts Announced
Aug 14, 2010 - SWAC Swimmers enjoy time at Junior Nationals
Tori Bagan and Hanna House traveled to Los Angeles, California for a week of competition and fun. They participated in the USA Swimming 18-under Nationals from Aug. 8-13 at the Irvine Aquatic Center....
Aug 6, 2010 - National Championships on Video
Swimmers, The USA Swimming National Championships are on video. http://www.swimnetwork.com/Events/Meets/2010/August/National-Championships.aspx?t=video They have all the races, interviews and news ...
Aug 2, 2010 - SWAC 6th at Indiana Senior State Champs
SWAC finished July with a strong senior performance. SWAC's Indiana Senior State Championship team won 3 events, finished runner-up in 3 others and broke 2 team records on their way to a 6 th pl...
Jul 26, 2010 - SWAC Age Groupers 4th at STATE
Jul 19, 2010 - Age Group Team Sets Records on way to STATE
If this summer's Age Group State team is any indicator at all then the future is extremely bright for SWAC! Prior to 2009, SWAC had never had more than 21 age groupers qualify to swim an individual ...
Jul 7, 2010 - SWAC captures State Runner-up Title
July 6, 42 SWAC swimmers tackled Lake Clare and 300 of the State's best swimmers at the 2010 Indiana Open Water State Championships. The reward for their efforts was a State Runner-up Finish. During...
Jun 30, 2010 - Coach Wetli accepts a new coaching challenge
Coach Derek Wetli has accepted the head coaching position with the Fort Wayne Central YMCA Sharks. He will begin his new adventure as a head coach this fall. We want to wish coach Derek all the bes...
May 5, 2010 - Chocholate Milk Does the Body Good
Chocolate Milk's 'Natural' Muscle Recovery Benefits Match or May Even Surpass A Specially Designed Carbohydrate Sports Drink Soccer players and exercise enthusiasts now have another reason to reach ...
Apr 2, 2010 - SWAC's Tori Bagan Named Swimmer of the Year
Congratulations Tori!!!! PREPSPORTS CO-GIRLS SWIMMERS OF THE YEAR They didn't go it alone; Snider's Mali Kobelja, Homestead's Tori Bagan were motivated by teammates By Reggie Hayes of The News-Sentine...
Apr 2, 2010 - SWAC's Blake Johnson named Swimmer of the Year
Congratulations Blake!!! PREPSPORTS BOYS SWIMMER OF THE YEAR Homestead's Blake Johnson took lead all the way to state By Reggie Hayes of The News-Sentinel As the best swimmer on the team, Homestea...
Mar 3, 2010 - SWAC Ranked in Country's Top 200 for 4th consecutive year
USA Swimming Club Excellence Program The 2,800 member clubs of USA Swimming are the foundation of the historic success of our Olympic efforts. Through the dedication of nearly 350,000 athlete...
Jan 17, 2010 - Coach Jill has a Baby Girl
Hello SWAC Families I would like to tell you of the wonderful news that Coach Jill and her husband had a beautiful Baby Girl. She was born on Dec 31st 2009. Her name is Madeline Mae and she was 8lb ...
Dec 9, 2009 - POOL CLOSED--NO PRACTICES
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9 SOUTHWEST ALLEN SCHOOLS HAVE CANCELED ALL AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES AND CLOSED THE POOL. NO PRACTICES TONIGHT
Dec 6, 2009 - SWAC Dominates Swim Meet
SWAC Dominates Swim Meet The results are in and SWAC is the champ!! The SWAC Age Groupers made the trip north to Elkhart this weekend for the Concord IMX meet. After the waves subsided SWAC ...
Nov 22, 2009 - Coach Englehart celebrates at Golden Goggles
I got to spend Sunday evening celebrating the successes of USA Swimming?s National team at the 2009 Golden Goggles. The star studded gala was held at the Beverly Hill?s Hilton and included celebrity g...
Oct 9, 2009 - PARENTS Meeting
PARENTS MEET- TUESDAY, OCT. 13 2 IDENTICAL PRESENTATIONS #1- 5:00-6:00pm #2-6:00-7:00pm Primary Topic- the new website and all of its wonderful functions
Oct 4, 2009 - Nick Jones Top of His Class
Nick Jones (2009 Homestead Grad and 5 year SWAC member) recently completed basic training for the United States Coast Guard. Nick graduated at the top of his class and was recommended for ?Honor Guard...
Sep 26, 2009 - Coach Chad receives the Jim Clark Outstanding Coach Award
Wonderful news..... Congratulations to Coach Chad Coach Chad has received the Jim Clark Outstanding Coach Award for his services at this years Indiana Swimming House of Delegates. Chad not only serv...
Aug 31, 2009 - Super Clinics Offered by Indiana Swimming
Don't waste another minute! Go to the Indiana Swimming web site www.inswimming.org today and register to swim and listen to Olympians!!!
Aug 18, 2009 - Indiana Swimming Wokshops
Indiana Swimming Offers Learning and Motivation September 24-25 Indiana Swimming will be hosting several workshops, clinics, practices, etc. on September 25-26 in Indy. This will be an amazing opp...
Aug 12, 2009 - Parents Meeting for Future Collegiate Swimmers
The Homestead Athletic Dept. is hosting an informational meeting for all Junior and Senior parents. If there is even the slimist chance your son or daughter will participate in athletics collegiatel...
Aug 12, 2009 - Hamil leads SWAC Swimmers @ Zones
Mariah Hamil led a strong contingent of SWAC and Indiana swimmers into competition this past weekend at the Central Zone Championships. Team Indiana finished second behind Team Illinois and ahead of...
Aug 12, 2009 - Bagan and House Return from Nationals
McKenzie Bagan and Hanna House wrapped up competition @ the 18-under Nationals today. After 6 wonderful swims and 1 new team record the girls will be flying home from Seattle tomorrow. It was a wond...
Aug 7, 2009 - Debbie Phelps comes to Fort Wayne
Aug 5, 2009 - SWAC Swimmers Headed to Central Zone Championships
SWAC Swimmers Headed to Central Zone Championships!! SWAC with have outstanding representation on Team Indiana as the State wide All-Star team competes against the best of the Mid-west. This yea...
Aug 3, 2009 - SWAC National Team Grows at State Championships
SWAC Swimmers Excelled at this weekend?s Indiana Senior State Championships!! 18 of SWAC?s top senior level swimmers attended the State Championship meet at Indiana University July 30-Aug. 2. SW...
Jul 29, 2009 - SWAC Year End Celebration Details
SWAC END OF SEASON BANQUET Everyone from the SWAC Swim Team is invited. Please place this very important date in your diaries, I will send out a more formal invite, once I have more informatio...
Jul 29, 2009 - SWAC 8th at Age Group State
SWAC Finishes 8 th at Age Group State!! 43 SWAC Swimmers made the trip south to Fisher?s High School for last weekend?s Indiana Swimming Age Group State Championships. The kids did a wonderfu...
Jul 29, 2009 - SWAC Trip to Deep River Water Park
H ello to you all I hope you are having a great summer - SWAC Swim team day out - Monday 10th August - 8.30am - all swimmers invited from all teams. Deep River is an hour behind us - so we should...
Jul 23, 2009 - Tommy Evans on the Road for a Cause
Hey everyone! I hope all is going well with you. I am currently in Longview, Texas and have ridden my bike about 2500 miles across the country from San Francisco ! It has been truly an amazing expe...
Jul 21, 2009 - Season Finale Swim Meet
SWAC Season Finale Swim Meet Monday, July 27 3:30- Staff arrives to set up the pool (help is appreciated) 4:15-4:45- warm-ups 5:00- Meet Starts 7:00- projected finish time The meet is for: All 1...
Jul 20, 2009 - Great Swimming on Television and Internet
Jul 14, 2009 - SWAC WINS 3RD STATE TITLE!!!!
SWAC WINS 3RD STATE TITLE!!! SWAC had another great day at the lake today. 60 of SWAC?s best and brightest took the short drive to Lake Clare in Huntington this morning and came home STATE CHA...
Jul 8, 2009 - USA Swimming Nationals on TV
TV broadcast schedule for the ConocoPhillips National Championships/World Championship Trials Tuesday, July 7- 6:00-7:30pm LIVE on Universal Sports Wednesday, July 8- 6:00-7:30pm LIVE on Univerisa...
Jul 7, 2009 - McKenzie Bagan at National Championships!!
McKenzie Bagan competed at the USA Swimming National Championships and World Championship Trials this morning. She competed in the 100 meter Butterfly and finished 52nd. Kenzie was 1 of only 1...
Jul 6, 2009 - SWAC Goes for STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 3PEAT!!!!
The Indiana State Open Water Championships are Tuesday, July 14. Entries are being set this week and everyone is encouraged to join the team at Lake Clare, Huntington. SWAC is the 2 time defen...
Jul 5, 2009 - Southeastern Swim Meet Entry
Jul 5, 2009 - Tommy Evans Bikes Across America
Hey everyone! I hope everyone back home is doing great. I am having a blast so far on the Journey of Hope. Right now I am in Tempe, Arizona , and have biked just over a thousand miles . We are sta...
Jun 22, 2009 - Bagan Sisters @ USA Olympic Training Center
McKenzie and Tori Bagan joined 52 of Indiana?s best and brightest at the USA Olympic Training Center June 11-18. The swimmers were part of the bi-annual Indiana Swimming Elite Camp. The sisters...
May 16, 2009 - Spring Team Tryouts
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May 16, 2009 - SWAC Meet
Right around the corner. Please make sure that your swimmer has plenty to drink, gets good meals in the evening and warm clothes for the pool. We have had several great weeks of practice, with good ...
May 16, 2009 - Training Trip
The annual Gold Training Trip to the IUPUI Natatorium is set for December 23rd. We will leave at 6:30 AM Tuesday morning, train, eat lunch at Circle Center, train and be home around 6:30. This is a ...
May 16, 2009 - Parent/Coach Conferences
Conference times are posted at the pool. There are still times available. If the times do not work out, please let me know and we can make alternative arrangements. Thank you Scott Lazoff 341-5216 s...
May 16, 2009 - Lazer X
The Gold group will be going to Lazer X on Thursday December 18th. This has become the holiday party for the gold group. We will leave right after school, head to Lazer X, play 2 games, with some do...
May 16, 2009 - Healthy Swimmers
Please help keep your swimmer healthy this winter season. We have had a few swimmers miss already because of illness. With the weather turning cold make sure that they have something warm to wear an...
May 16, 2009 - PARENT AND SWIMMER EDUCATION
USA Swimming is offering a regular electronic newsletter to its members. Following is the link to the sign-up page: http://usaswimming.org/USASWeb/DesktopDefault.aspx?TabId=22&Alias=Rainbow&Lang=en...
May 16, 2009 - TRAINING GROUP SPIRIT COMMITTEES
Hello All! Welcome back to those returning and WELCOME to those new families who have recently become a part of our SWAC family! We are looking forward to a great year of swimming and fun. And spea...
May 16, 2009 - OFFICIALS RENEWAL REMINDER
It's that time of year again to get your paperwork in order to renew your officials membership with Indiana Swimming for the 2009 year!! 2009 kicked off for us on September 1, and we?ve been acceptin...
May 16, 2009 - SWIM SUIT LEGISLATION
Below is a link to a rule that took affect this month in Indiana Swimming. E-mail will make it virtually impossible for me to fully explain the reasons behind the rule or its impact on swimming in t...
Apr 24, 2009 - No practices
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