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Jun 21, 2016 - Gator Swim Club's Maddie Wallis to swim at 2016 Olympic Trials!
Congratulations to Maddie Wallis who qualified for Olympic Trials in the 100 Meter Backstroke with a time of 1:02.77. Maddie qualified at the Seacoast Swimming - Seekonk Long Course Summer Festival ...
Mar 30, 2015 - 3 Gators made 2015 All-Scholastics Swimming Team
Boston Globe 2015 Swimming All-Scholastics Congratulations Julimar Avila and Leeza Shashkova for making the girls? team , and Johnny Prindle for making the boys? team .
Sep 25, 2013 - Long Course Record Breaks
Sep 8, 2013 - Top Six and Outstanding Swimmers 2013
Every year, New England swimming hosts a banquet recognizing the top performing swimmers in the entire LSC. This year over 40 Gator Swimmers will be given top 6 awards and 3 will receive outstanding ...
May 13, 2013 - Marathon Swim for Marathon Victims Results
On Monday, May 13th 2013 Gators swam 180 laps to honor victims of the marathon bombings. The support for the marathon swim was overwhelming. The Watertown Police Department's Honor Guard, along with ...
Apr 20, 2013 - Latest Girls 9-10 records
Congratulations to recent Gator record breakers in Girls 9-10 age group, during Solo meet on 4/20/2013 Emily Pan Girls 9-10 took 200 Back record with 2:37.16Y from Megan Lee (2:45.94Y 4/...
Apr 17, 2013 - Short Cource Record Breaks
1000 FREE Girls 11-12 was set by Rayna Hata 1/19/13 at GSA with 11:24.68Y (from Olivia Pierce set at a 11:42.23 back on 11/10/07) 200 MED RELAY Boys 15-18 was set by Harrison Haines, ...
Dec 18, 2012 - Recent Gator Records
Individual Gator Record Breaks: 100 Back was set by Jack Blyzinskyj at Seniors with a 49.70Y Relay Gator Record Breaks: 11-12 Girls 400 Free Relay was set by R. Hata, V. Ambrose, K. Mitch...
Aug 26, 2012 - Sadie Gearan takes 200 IM girls 8 & Under Team Record!
Congratulation to Sadie Gearan on girls 200 IM 8 & Under team record with 3:33.82L from Abby Benkert set at a 3:37.32 back on 7/14/05.
Jul 29, 2012 - Daniel Aber takes the 11-12 male 50 and 100 Breast Team Record
At the New England 14 & Under Champs at Harvard, Daniel Alber took: 11-12 100 Breast 1.18.67L f rom Frank Han, Andy Hall last set at AG 8/1/82 with a 1:19.67L) 11-12 50 Breast 35.83L from...
Jul 12, 2012 - June 2012 "Swimmer of the Month"
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been named ?Swimmer of the Month? for June 2012. TailgatorGreen - Katie Ambrose Katie has done a tremendous job this month. Not only has she a...
Jun 20, 2012 - Maggie Chory took the NE Record in the LCM 100 Backstroke
Maggie Chory took the NE Record this weekend in the LCM 100 Backstroke with a 1:04.17L!!! She set it at the NSSC Meet on June 15th, 2012. Maggie has the New England Record in both the 15-18 Age Gr...
Jun 12, 2012 - May 2012 "Swimmer of the Month"
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been named ?Swimmer of the Month? for May 2012. TailgatorGreen - Ryan Farkhondehpour Ryan has had great attendance while eager to learn and im...
Jun 7, 2012 - 7 Gator swimmers traveling to Mutual of Omaha Swimvitational
Congratulation to all Gators who made cuts and traveling to Mutual of Omaha Swimvitational . Swaim, Alexander Avila, Julimar Blyzinskyj, John Chory, Margaret Haines, Harrison Pierce, Madeline Cathel...
Apr 28, 2012 - Team Records from Gator 200
Congratulation to all Gator swimmers who set team records at Gator 200 meet on April 28, 2012 at MIT! Sadie Gearan Girls 8 & Under 200 Free 2:41.87Y from Julia Papp set at a 2:51.81 back on 11/5/1...
Apr 15, 2012 - Latest Confirmed Team Records
Victoria Ambrose Girls 9-10 1000 Free 12:17.17Y January 6, 2012 UNH Alexander Shashkov Boys 9-10 1000 Free 12:54.65Y January 6, 2012 UNH Harrison Haines, Yuankai Shan, Kiet Luong, Jack Bly...
Mar 20, 2012 - Cathleen Li - New England Swimmer of the month
C athleen Li was named February Swimmer of the Month by New England Swimming. Congratulations Cathleen!!
Mar 8, 2012 - Cathleen Li broke the New England Resident Record Girl's 11-12 50 Butterfly
Cathleen Li broke the New England Resident Record for the 11-12 Girl's 50 Butterfly with a 26.32 at 12 & unders. Cathleen's time currently places her 3rd in the country for 12 year olds in that e...
Mar 1, 2012 - 12 & U Team Record Breakers
4 Team records have been broken during 12 & Under Championships in Vermont. Cathleen Li : February 23, 2012 11-12 50 Fly 26.32Y February 23, 2012 11-12 100 Fly 58.01Y February 23,...
Oct 23, 2010 - Gator Swimmers Make 2010 Long Course New England Swimming Top 10 List
2010 LC Gator Swimmers Make NE Swimming Top 10 List Megan Lee, Alkinoos Armoundas, Emily Stonestreet, Daniel Alber, Grace Hamblett, Sebastian Melendez, Suhas Suddala, Greg DeMatteo, William Hrabcha...
Feb 26, 2010 - Gator Alumni News
Gator Alumni to Run Boston Marathon at 17,500 MPH Gator Alumni Blasts Into Orbit Gator Alumni on Wikipedia Berkoff Inducted to ISHOF Ivy at 50 - Berkoff Article
Feb 26, 2010 - Developmental Program at Bentley College
BGSC's developmental learn-to-swim program for children continues with its 2009 Fall Session. Each session runs for four weeks. Families have the option of signing up their children for either a once ...
Aug 9, 2009 - Gator Swimmer Participates in Little Lake Sunapee Triathlon
Travis Bouscaren was first among 218 competitors coming out of the water after the swim at the Little Lake Sunapee Triathlon. He finished in the top half of the men's 18 and under age group. The event...
Jun 27, 2009 - Gator Swimmers Participate in Lincoln Kids Triathlon
Ryan Burrow and Ryan Jones recently participated on the Lincoln Kids Triathlon, placing first and second, respectively, in the 13-14 age group. The triathlon consisted of a 150 yard swim, a 2 mile bik...
Sep 8, 2008 - Gator Swimmer Participates in Hale Reservation Triathlon
Congratulations to Ryan Burrow who participated on the Hale Reservation Off Road Sprint Triathlon! Ryan placed first overall in the 13-19 age group. The triathlon consisted of a .25 mile pond swim, a ...
Jul 20, 2008 - Gator Takes Second Place at 12 & U Age Group Championships
The Gator 12 & Under Squad traveled to Dover, New Hampshire for the 2008 New England 12 & Under Long Course Meter Championships from July 17 th through July 20 th . This meet saw many great individua...
Jun 28, 2008 - FIVE GATORS PARTICIPATE IN LINCOLN KIDS TRIATHLON
Kudos to Emma Benkert, Leah Jones, Cara Jones, Sean Burrow and Courtney Burrow who completed in the Lincoln Kids Triathlon on June 28, 2008. The mission of the Lincoln Kids Triathlon is to encourage k...
Mar 30, 2008 - MARK SCALISE NAMED ALL SCHOLASTIC, JONATHAN CASTALDO NAMED ON ALL SCHOLASTIC REL
Accolades go out Gator Mark Scalise who was named an All Scholastic Swimmer by the Boston Globe while competing for St. John's Prep this winter. To say that Mark owns the 50 Free is an understatement....
Mar 30, 2008 - CAROLINE BELLI NAMED BOSTON GLOBE DIVISION 2 SWIMMER OF THE YEAR
Congratulations go out Gator Caroline Belli who was named Division 2 Swimmer of the Year by the Boston Globe while competing for Marblehead High School this winter. Caroline owns nearly every Marblehe...
Mar 30, 2008 - CAROLINE BELLI NAMED BOSTON GLOBE DIVISION 2 SWIMMER OF THE YEAR
Congratulations go out Gator Caroline Belli who was named Division 2 Swimmer of the Year by the Boston Globe while competing for Marblehead High School this winter. Caroline owns nearly every Marblehe...
Feb 24, 2008 - MAGGIE CHORY BREAKS THREE GATOR GIRLS 11-12 RECORDS AT 12&U AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSH
It was a record breaking weekend by Maggie Chory at the 12 & Under Championships in Attleboro, MA. On Friday Maggie broke the Girls 11-12 Gator record in the 200 Back with a time of 2:18.93, besting t...
Feb 24, 2008 - HARRISON HAINES BREAKS GATOR BOYS 11-12 1650 RECORD AT 12&U AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSH
Congratulations go out to Harrison Haines for breaking the Boys 11-12 Gator Record in the 1650 Free. Harrison completed the grueling 66 lap event in 18:47.89 besting the prior record set by Mike Monov...
Jan 12, 2008 - MAGGIE CHORY BREAKS GATOR GIRLS 11-12 200 BACKSTROKE RECORD AT EMPIRE MEET
While swimming at the Empire travel meet in New York on January 12, 2008 Maggie Chory broke the Girls 11-12 200 Backstroke record. Maggie broke a 3 year old Gator record previously held by Anna Senko ...
Dec 9, 2007 - SCARLET HAO AND NINA LIU NAMED MIDDLESEX LEAGUE ALL-SCHOLASTIC ALL STAR SWIMMERS
Congratulations go out to Scarlet Hao and Nina Liu who were named Middlesex League All-Scholastic All Stars by the Boston Globe while completing for Lexington High School this fall. The All-Scholastic...
Nov 10, 2007 - OLIVIA PIERCE BREAKS GATOR GIRLS 11-12 1000 FREESTYLE RECORD AT NSSC MEET
While swimming the 1650 Free at the NSSC meet at Salem State on November 10, 2007 Olivia Pierce set yet another Girls 11-12 record at the 1000 Yard mark of her swim. Olivia broke a 5 year old Gator re...
Nov 8, 2007 - FRANCESCA TOCCI NAMED TO USA SMIMMING SCHOLASTIC ALL-AMERICA TEAM
The Scholastic All-America Team is comprised of high school student-athletes, who have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, and have competed in an individual event in the 2006 National Disability ...
Aug 5, 2007 - MAGGIE CHORY EARNS THE PODIUM AT 12 & U CHAMPIONSHIPS
Maggie Chory was awarded the High Point Award 8 th place plaque for the 11-12 Girls, placing in the top 8 in six events. Great swimming Maggie!!!
Aug 5, 2007 - OLIVIA PIERCE BREAKS GATOR 1500 FREE RECORD AT 12 & U AG'S
Olivia Pierce set a new Gator record in the Girls 11-12 1500 Free while swimming to a 4th place finish at 19:47.10 in this grueling event at the 12 & U New England Age Group Championships. Great job O...
Aug 5, 2007 - ABBY BENKERT SETS 4 GATOR RECORDS EN-ROUTE TO HIGH POINT AWARD
Abby Benkert continued to break long time Gator Long Course records in the 10 & U Female category while en-route to the 10 & U Female High Point Award at Age Group Championships. Records broken by Ab...
Jul 26, 2007 - DEVELOPMENTAL SWIMMER PROMOTIONS
Coach Bernal offered congratulations to the following Developmental Group swimmers that have been invited to join the Tailgator Program for the 2007 / 2008 Short Course season: Christian Frazier Katie...
Jul 25, 2007 - NEW ENGLAND 12 & UNDER LONG COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS
The following Gators have achieved individual cut times to participate in the New England 12 & Under Long Course Championships to be held at Springfield College on August 3-5, 2007: Sarah Bartholomae ...
Jul 21, 2007 - NEW ENGLAND LONG COURSE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS
The following Gators have achieved individual cut times to participate in the New England Open Long Course Championships to be held at Harvard University on July 27-30, 2007: Eric Bartholomae Josie Ba...
Jul 14, 2007 - 10 & UNDER GATORS BREAK TEAM LONG COURSE RECORDS
On July 13 and 14, 2007 the 10 and Under Boys and Girls continued their record breaking season at the NSSC Team Specialty Meet. The following swimmers achieved new Gator records: Abby Benkert 9-10 50 ...
Jun 30, 2007 - LEAH AND CARA JONES TAKE PODIUM FINISHES AT TRIATHALONS
On June 24 and June 30, 2007 Leah and Cara Jones participated in the Minuteman and Lincoln Triathalons. Leah took home first place in both events in Girls 7/8 division while Cara look home second in ...
Jun 9, 2007 - MORE GATOR RECORDS FALL AT UCONN
The young Gators took down and established a number of records at the BEAR meet. Following is a summary of their record breaking swims: Emma Benkert 8&U 100 Breast 2:09.89 Nick Brown 9-10 200 Fly 3:08...
Feb 18, 2007 - EMMA BENKERT BREAKS 8&U 25 YARD FREESTYLE RECORD ONCE AGAIN
On February 18, 2007, at the 2007 New England Regional Championships, Emma Benkert once again broke the Gator 8 & Under 25 Yard Freestyle record. Emma cut another .06 second off her previous record se...
Jan 14, 2007 - EMMA BENKERT BREAKS 21 YEAR OLD GATOR RECORD
On January 14, 2007, at Salem State College, Emma Benkert broke the Gator 8 & Under 25 Yard Freestyle record that has stood the test of time since 1986! Emma swam the event in 14.51 seconds. Great job...
Dec 11, 2005 - GATORS COMPETE AT MIT TRIALS FINALS MEET
On the weekend of December 8-11 the Bernal?s Gator Swim Club competed at MIT University. The team had a strong showing in all the age groups and events. The team swam 85% best times and many swimmers ...
Dec 11, 2005 - GATORS WIN 24TH NEW ENGLAND SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
On the weekend of December 8-11th at Brown University the Bernal?s Gator Swim Club dominated the New England Senior Championships. The women and men?s team both won their separate titles each by over ...
Oct 24, 2005 - AWARDS AND HONORS
Congratulations to the Gator swimmers who made the New England Top Ten and those who made outstanding swimmers as well for the 2004-2005 Short and Long Course Seasons. Great Job Gators! For more detai...
Oct 21, 2005 - Congratulations to the swimmers that made the 2005 Academic All American List!
Patrick Biggs: 188 points Sasha Dobrolioubov: 165 points Kendall Dacey: 149 points Lisa Donnelly: 166 points Katie Fritsch: 187 points Katie Soja: 112 points
Jul 25, 2005 - GATORS EXCEL AT NEW ENGLAND OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS
Cambridge , MA - At the MIT athletic facility in July, 32 of Bernal?s Gator swimmers between the ages of 12 and 19 competed in the New England Open Championships. The team was very successful this sea...
Jul 25, 2005 - GATOR AGE GROUP SWIMMERS EXCEL AT CHAMPIONSHIPS
Cambridge, MA - Bernal's Gator Swim Club placed third at this seasons 12/U Age Group Championships, moving up three places from the previous season. Medals were won and records fell as 27 Gator's part...
Apr 11, 2005 - GATOR AND NEW ENGLAND RECORDS FALL!!!
The Short Course season saw 14 Gator and 5 New England records get broken by the Gator Women and Men. Gator Record breakers included: 11-12 WOMEN 200 BACK- 2:26.82 Anna Senko 12&U 2/19/05 200 BREA...
Mar 23, 2005 - GATORS WIN 22ND NEW ENGLAND SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE
Bernal's Gator Swim Club dominated the New England Senior Championships at Bowdoin College in Maine on March 3- 6, 2005. The Gators won the meet, scoring 2756 points and beating the second place team,...
Dec 20, 2004 - New England and Gator Records Fall
Meets over the first half of December at Keefe Tech and at MIT saw three New England and seven individual Gator records fall, with 143 lifetime bests at the MIT meet as the Gators prepared for the 200...
Dec 10, 2004 - 3 BGSC swimmers & 7 Relays made USA Swimming 2004 LCM Top 16
This list identifies the 16 best LCM times by age group during 2004 from across the country and is a tremendous accomplishment. Individual awardees included Chris Rogers(13-14 100M Back) , Jess Perry ...
Dec 1, 2004 - !!! NEW ENGLAND AGE GROUP COACH OF THE YEAR !!!
We are honored to announce Michelle Bernal as the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) Age Group Coach of the Year ( New England) for 2003-2004. Michelle was able to accomplish excellent thing...
Nov 4, 2004 - Gator Swimmers ranked among the Top 10 in New England
Gator Swimmers ranked among the Top 10 in New England 300 of the Top 10 times achieved in New England during the 2003-2004 SCY and LCM seasons were posted by Gator swimmers as recently publishe...
Nov 4, 2004 - Six Gators named to US Swimming 2004 Scholastic All America Team
This honor is earned based on GPA during the Sophomore, Junior or Senior years and participation in national events. Points are scored based on a weighted GPA of at least 3.5 for academic courses and ...
Oct 17, 2004 - ! New Gator Records !
Two new Long Course Records have been posted Matt Hrabchak broke the 8&U 50 Meter Back record set last year by Ian Wilson with a time of 49.58 and Dimos Skandalis broke Frank Han's 22 year old rec...
Oct 7, 2004 - Top 10 and Outstanding Swimmers for New England Posted.
For the 03-04 season, BGSC had 48 swimmers gain Top Ten New England swimming recognition -- 2nd highest in New England. Of these 48 swimmers, 21 achieved this listing in both the SCY and LCM seaso...
Oct 3, 2004 - New England Top 10 and Outstanding Swimmer Lists Posted
New England Swimming just posted the list of Top 10 Swimmers and Outstanding Swimmers for the 2002-2003 Short Course and Long Course seasons. The Gators continued to show their strength as 20 were Top...
Aug 11, 2004 - More Gator and New England Records Fall!
At the Far Western Championship LC meet held in San Jose, California in early August 2004, Chris Rogers, Ben Driver, Michael Monovoukas & Greg Lowen broke a number of New England and Gator relay rec...
Jul 5, 2004 - Gator Record Falls!
Congratulations to Chris Rogers, Ben Driver, Michael Monovoukas and Greg Lowen who broke the Gator Male 13-14 200 Medley Relay at the Fort Lauderdale Age Group Invitational in Fort Lauderdale, Flo...
Apr 4, 2004 - GATORS IN THE TOP 100 SWIMS OF ALL TIMES
USA Swimming has begun compiling an All Time Top 100 List based on the final Top 16 rankings from 1965 through 2003. The compilation is still incomplete but was just updated on March 30 and currently ...
Mar 30, 2004 - NCSA Junior National Championships
Mar 28, 2004 - Eastern Region Speedo Sectional Championships
Oct 1, 2003 - New Long Course Records
Two New England Records and 4 Gator records fell this past LC season. Jessica Perry broke the Girls 13-14 100 Breast (1:12.47) and 200 Breast (2:40.27) New England (Resident) and Gator records on the ...
Sep 30, 2003 - Scholastic All-America Team Announced
8 Gators were among the 480 Women swimmers to be named to the US Swimming 2002-2003 Scholastic All-America Team. Nominations are based on a minimum 3.5 GPA and entry in a major National meet and score...
Sep 4, 2003 - Lexington Minuteman
G ators Compete at N.E. Open Six Lexington resident swimmers, representing Bernal's Gator Swim Club, recently competed at the New England Open long course championships, a 50 meter pool venue, held at...
Jul 28, 2003 - Weston Swimmers Compete in New England Championship at Harvard University
The Weston Town Crier Robert Dowd and Francesca Tocci, both 12 years of age and Weston residents, competed in the New England Championship this past weekend at Harvard University's Blodgett Pool. Both...
May 4, 2003 - COACH BERNAL & GATOR SWIMMERS
!!! Congratulations on your National Title !!! Coach Bernal, I hope to see you on my next trip home this summer! Again, congratulations to you and your women's national team! - Dawn Reppucci GATOR WOM...