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Jan 19, 2018 - January Swimmers of the Month
January Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff for their attitude, effort, attendance, and performance in the month of December. National - John Michael Gordon . Joh...
Jan 19, 2018 - December Swimmers of the Month
December Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff for their attitude, effort, attendance, and performance in the month of November. National - JT Lotz . JT is one of ou...
Nov 20, 2017 - WAC Fall Classic Meet Highlights
WAC Richmond Meet Highlights 644 total individual swims (including relay lead-offs) 316 best times (~49%) 71 first time swims See LY results and full meet results here 20 swimmers swam a total of 46...
Nov 7, 2017 - November Swimmers of the Month
November Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff for their attitude, effort, attendance, and performance in the month of October. Bronze 1 : Molly Hendricksen . ...
Nov 1, 2017 - LY Dominates October Quad Meet
October Quad Meet Highlights 175 LY swimmers participated (3 short of our team record set last month!) 855 Individual events swum 339 New lifetime best times (not including first-time swims) 1,313 s...
Oct 4, 2017 - October Swimmers of the Month
October 2017 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were selected by our coaches on the basis of their attitude, attendance, performance, and effort at practice in the month of September Bronze 1 - ...
Oct 1, 2017 - Season Opener Meet Was a Smash!
Season Opener Highlights See full meet results here. 178 LY swimmers (New Team Record) 497 New lifetime best times (Gotta be a team record!) 3,694.95 seconds of total time improvement - just over 1 ...
Aug 2, 2017 - August Swimmers of the Month
August Swimmers of the Month These swimmers have been selected by our coaching staff for their attitude, effort, attendance, and performance in the month of July. Gold - Max Schonfelder . Max has be...
Jul 15, 2017 - July Swimmers of the Month
July Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were selected by the coaching staff for their attendance, effort, attitude, and performance in the month of June National - Carrington Erquiaga . Carr...
Jun 1, 2017 - June Swimmers of the Month
June Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were selected by our coaching staff based on their effort, attendance, attitude and performance in the month of May. National- Brandon Naylor . Brandon k...
May 1, 2017 - May Swimmers of the Month
May Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were selected by our coaching staff based on their attitude, attendance, effort, and results in the month of April. Bronze ? Audrey Bond . Audrey has com...
Dec 6, 2016 - December Swimmers of the Month
December 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of November. Congratulations, ev...
Nov 3, 2016 - November Swimmers of the Month
November 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of October. Congratulations, every...
Oct 13, 2016 - October Swimmers of the Month
October 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of September. Congratulations, ev...
Sep 26, 2016 - Piranhas Open the Season in Style
Jul 25, 2016 - Piranhas Take a Bite Out of Senior "Chomps"
Piranhas Take a Bite Out of Senior "Chomps" Eleven Piranhas made their presence known at the Virginia Swimming Senior Championships in Richmond July 21-24. In total, they delivered 45 best times in...
Jul 25, 2016 - Our Boys Make Waves at Age Group Champs
Our Boys Make Waves at Age Group Champs Our LY Piranhas were represented by a rowdy group of eight young men at the Virginia Swimming Age Group Championships held in Christiansburg July 21-24. Th...
Jul 18, 2016 - Piranhas Soar at Summer Awards Meet
Piranhas Soar at Summer Awards Meet The Summer Awards meet in Christiansburg was an opportunity for many of our swimmers to finish their season with flair, pick up some new qualifying times, and dro...
Jul 4, 2016 - July 2016 Swimmers of the Month
July 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of June. Congratulations, everyone! Na...
Jun 16, 2016 - June Swimmers of the Month
June 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of May. Congratulations, everyone! Nat...
May 16, 2016 - May 2016 Swimmers of the Month
May 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of April. Congratulations, everyone! Na...
May 12, 2016 - Annual Awards Announced
LY Annual Awards Handed Out Last Sunday, we celebrated the accomplishments of our swimmers and team over the past year. It has been an exciting year, one that will lead to bigger and better things ah...
May 4, 2016 - Piranhas Go Fishing for Best Times at BASS LC Meet
Piranhas Go Fishing for Best Times at BASS Long Course Invitational There was a slew of exciting swims in Richmond as we kicked off our long course season. That should be no surprise because clearly,...
Apr 25, 2016 - Virginia Swimming Banquet Highlights and Summary
Virginia Swimming Banquet Highlights and Summary This weekend Virginia Swimming (USA Swimming) held its Annual Awards Banquet at King?s Dominion Amusement Park. At this banquet, besides good ?kids? fo...
Apr 20, 2016 - Casey Wrabley Commits to Rider University
Casey Wrabley Commits to Swim and Study at Rider University Congratulations to LY and Jefferson Forest senior Casey Wrabley who signed her National Letter of Intent today to attend Rider University !...
Apr 17, 2016 - Piranhas Go the Distance
On Saturday, April 16, 47 swimmin' Piranhas participated in our Swim-A-Thon. In total, we swam 99,200 yards, equal to 56 miles, which is approximately the distance from Lynchburg to Roanoke!!! Dona...
Apr 11, 2016 - Four Piranhas Make Debuts at YMCA National Championships
Four Piranhas Make Exciting Debuts at YMCA Nationals GREENSBORO, NC - The Lynchburg YMCA made its first appearance at YMCA Nationals since 2012 and four swimmers made their debut appearances at the me...
Apr 1, 2016 - April Swimmers of the Month
April 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of March. Congratulations, everyone! ...
Mar 25, 2016 - Piranha Power in the Palmetto State!
Mar 1, 2016 - March Swimmers of the Month
March 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of February. Congratulations, everyon...
Feb 28, 2016 - Piranhas Excel at the SW District/Blue Ridge Region Meet
Piranhas Excel at SW District/Blue Ridge Region Meet We sent 25 swimmers to Christiansburg for the Southwest District & Blue Ridge Region Championships. It was a highly competitive meet with many swi...
Feb 8, 2016 - Highlights from GATR Winter Storm
Highlights from GATR Winter Storm Meet Our team recorded many excellent swims at the GATR Winter Storm Meet February 6-7. The meet served as a final tune-up before championship season begins in Chris...
Feb 6, 2016 - February Swimmers of the Month
February Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of December. Congratulations, everyone!...
Feb 3, 2016 - Piranhas Shine in YMCA National Virtual Meet
Piranhas Shine in YMCA National Virtual Meet The results of the 2015 7 th Annual National YMCA Virtual Invitational Swim Meet have been published. What is the National Virtual Swim Meet? It is an opp...
Jan 3, 2016 - January Swimmers of the Month
January 2016 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attendance, attitude, effort and performance in the month of December. Congratulations, ever...
Dec 18, 2015 - Fast Swims at the HOKI Meet
Fast Swims at the HOKI Meet We had a spectacular meet at the H2Okie Swim and Tri Winter Championships, dropping 1,015 total seconds as a team!! That is almost 17 minutes!!! Here are the individual hi...
Dec 2, 2015 - December Swimmers of the Month
Our coaches have selected these swimmers performance, attitude, effort and commitment in the month of November Bronze - Sophia Gordon . There comes a time when every athlete decides that they have...
Nov 30, 2015 - Piranhas Rock the SMAC Fall Invite
Piranha swimmers rocked the SMAC Fall Invite in Waynesboro November 20-22. Collectively, LY swimmers dropped over 300 seconds ? that?s 5 whole minutes!!! We swam 42% best times (80 out of 190 events)...
Nov 1, 2015 - November Swimmers of the Month
November 2015 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff on the basis of their attitude, effort, attendance, improvement, and performance in the month of October. Congratu...
Oct 4, 2015 - October 2015 Swimmers of the Month
October 2015 Swimmers of the Month These swimmers were chosen by our coaching staff based on their attitude, attendance, effort, and results in the month of September. Congratulations to everyone! W...
Sep 8, 2015 - Two Piranhas Named to USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team
Each year, USA Swimming selects its Scholastic All-American team. To qualify, swimmers must have at least a 3.5 GPA and meet a minimum time standard equivalent to the 2011 Jr National bonus cut ( see...