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Feb 6, 2018 - 2018 Area 5 Championships Time Improvements
Jan 19, 2018 - 2018 Al Soltis Time Improvements
Jan 16, 2018 - 2018 GCST Winter Open Time Improvements
Dec 11, 2017 - 2018 Jingle Bell Time Improvements
Nov 20, 2017 - 2017 SYS Turkey Meet Time Improvements
Oct 17, 2017 - WFLA Halloween Meet Time Improvements
Sep 24, 2017 - Time Improvements for GCST Fall Invite
Feb 27, 2017 - Last Chance Time Improvements
We had an awesome Last Chance meet Saturday!! We are so proud of all of our Blue Fins and all of their accomplishments! Click on the link below to see how much YOU have improved! Improvement Page
Oct 3, 2016 - Coach Danielle on the Cover of US Masters Swimming Magazine
Check out Coach Danielle on the Cover of US Masters Swimming Magazine. Get insight on how to create Off-the Wall Speed. Check it out today. /szfsccs/UserFiles/File/Colored%20Copy%20Danielle.pdf
Mar 22, 2015 - Bluefins Excel In School!
Several CCS Bluefins received awards for their efforts at the 2015 Charlotte County History Fair. Casey Keller placed 2nd in the Junior Division for his take on "Thomas Jefferson's Mysterious Epitaph....
Mar 14, 2015 - Bluefins Smash Two More Records!
And on day three, the coaches said, "let there be no record unbroken." Both 10 & Under 200 medley relays set new CCS team records; the quartet of Gracelee Lukas, Natalie Fritsch, Daisy Marquardt, and ...
Mar 13, 2015 - Bluefins Shred Record Book At FLAGS!
Friday the 13th proved to be a lucky day, as 9 CCS team records were reset or broken! Both 10 & U 200 free relay records went down, courtesy of Evelyn Negrette, Gracelee Lukas, Daisy Marquardt, and Mi...
Mar 12, 2015 - Bluefins Rock FLAGS!
It was an amazing opening night at FLAGS, with time drops all around, All-Star qualifying, and a new team record! Charlie Plaisted took 4th in the boys 10 & U 500 free, going 5:42.22, which qualifies ...
Mar 5, 2015 - Bluefin Makes Top 10 List
Congratulations to Charlie Plaisted on making the Florida LSC Top 10 list in the 500 free and 100 fly!
Sep 22, 2014 - 2014 SPA Total Team Ware Results
2014 SPA/Total Team Wares Meet CCS Results What a difference a year makes! Comparing the results of the 2014 SPA/Total Team Wares Meet with last year, it is readily evident that Charlotte Count...
Sep 9, 2014 - CCS Fall Series I Results
2014 CCS Fall I CCS Ind. Results Full Results With great anticipation, the coaches were looking forward to the first meet of the 2014-15 short course season, and the results were pretty much as expect...
Aug 17, 2014 - CCS Swimmers Ranked in Florida Top Ten Times
Florida Top Ten Ranking As of 8/15/14 A successful spring/summer has placed some of the CCS swimmers in the Florida Top Ten Rankings. Swimmers who made the rankings are: Long Course (Meters) James Ro...
Aug 6, 2014 - Summers Season Ends With Great Swims At Area 3/5
2014 Area 3/5 Championships CCS Results CCS Relay Results Full Results With over 1200 swimmers in attendance, the 2014 Area 3/5 Championships has become one of the largest meets in Florida, riva...
Jul 29, 2014 - Follow CCS Hans Schroeder at Age Group Zone Championships
Southern Age Group Championships Website Live Web Cam Real Time Results Psych Sheet
Jul 29, 2014 - Great Swims at Senior Championships
Jul 21, 2014 - FLAGS Great Success
2014 Florida Age Group Long Course Championships CCS Results CCS Relay Results Results Page The 2014 Florida Age Group Long Course Championships will be remembered as the turning point for the res...
Jul 17, 2014 - CCS Swimmer Selected to Florida All Star Zone Team
Congratulations to Hans Schroeder on being one of eight boys in the 15-18 age group selected to compete as a member of the Florida All Star Zone Team based on his top rankings in his events in Florida...
Jul 14, 2014 - 2014 Southern Sectional Results
2014 Southern Zone Sectionals CCS Individual Results CCS Relay Results The venerable Orlando International Aquatic Center played host to the 2014 Speedo Southern Sectional this past weekend, i...
Jul 6, 2014 - Last Chance Meet Results
GCST ?Last Chance? Meet CCS Results Thank you to all for your patience and understanding dealing with yet another weather-affected meet, and especially to those Bluefin families that returned on...
Jul 1, 2014 - SYS Shark Open Results-Updated
Jun 22, 2014 - James Rose Cracks Top 10!
James Rose made the Florida Swimming LC Top 10 in the boys 10 & U 100m breast (10th). He is the only 9 year old! Congratulations!
Jun 17, 2014 - Daytona Wrap up and Results
2014 DBS Summer Open CCS Ind Results CCS Relay Results Full Results ?After three days men grow weary, of a wench, a guest, and weather rainy.? ? Benjamin Franklin . In the end, the endless weath...
Jun 9, 2014 - CCS Summer Series II results
CCS Summer II CCS Results Full Results The last home meet of the summer was again carried off with aplomb, thanks to great preparation, execution, and attitude (even when the Blue Gatorade ran out?)! ...
May 23, 2014 - May 31 Swim Florida Swim Meet Cancelled
Important The Swim Florida Swim Meet Scheduled for May 31st has been cancelled. The FGCU pool has been under repairs for the past several months and the Host team was just informed today that the poo...
May 21, 2014 - SYS Memorial Meet Results
2014 Kent B. Holdren Memorial Meet CCS Results Full Results Competing in a swim meet near the end of the school year is always cause for anxiety with most swim coaches; final exams, dances, award s...
May 16, 2014 - FLAG Cut Made At SYS Memorial Meet
Karys Nelson posted a 3:14.73 in the girls 10 & U 200 IM at the SYS Memorial meet, to earn another FLAG cut! Strong swims and big time drops all around on this first day!
May 12, 2014 - CCS Summer Series I Wrap Up
2014 CCS Summer I CCS Results Full Results There certainly was abundance, even a cornucopia of good things at the CCS Summer I Meet on Saturday, starting with a veritable feast in hospital...
Apr 28, 2014 - Long Course Season Begins with a Good Showing For CCS
Apr 2, 2014 - CCS Swimmers Finish Season Strong at Area 3/5
Mar 17, 2014 - Two CCS Swimmers Off To Nationals
National Bound CCS will have two swimmers representing the Blue Fins at the NCSA Junior National Meet which starts tomorrow in Orlando. The Two swimmers are Hannah James and Hans Schroeder . Hann...
Mar 16, 2014 - FLAGS Day 3
The final day of the 2014 Florida Age Group Championships ended with Makenzie Miller swimming to a 6th place finish in the girls 14yo 200 backstroke! Earlier, James Rose started the day with a terrifi...
Mar 15, 2014 - FLAGS Day 2
The boys 10 & U 200 medley relay dropped nearly 4 seconds to place 16th and score points for CCS! Charlie Plaistead dropped 4.5 seconds in his lead off 50 back to set the pace! James Rose dropped almo...
Mar 14, 2014 - FLAGS Day 1
The CCS bluefins, 10 strong, gave their all in 2 relays and 10 individual events today. The 10 & U boys and girls 200 free relays did very well, finishing 17th and 25th, respectively, with the girls d...
Mar 10, 2014 - FLAG Psych Sheet Posted
FLAGS Psych Sheet is now posted. FLAGS PSYCH SHEET
Mar 3, 2014 - SPA Meet Wrap Up
2014 SPA/LOLL ?Last Chance Meet? CCS Results Full Meet Results While the Senior Bluefins were swimming fast and breaking records at the Florida Swimming Senior Championships in Orlando, a determin...
Mar 3, 2014 - Spring Summer meet scheduled Changed
Daytona meet date has been changed. Daytona swim team change the meet to June 13-15. Hotel information is being changed to those dates. April 12 CCS meet has been cancelled due to Scheduling confli...
Feb 28, 2014 - CCS Swimmer Excels at History Fair
CCS Swimmer, Ella Burns , excels at her schools history fair. Ella took first place and will be going to the regional history fair at the end of March. Way to go Ella
Feb 23, 2014 - Meet Results from CCS Winter Series III Meet
2014 CCS III ? Last Chance Meet? CCS Results Full Meet Results It?s never too late to achieve your goals, especially if you believe in yourself. It was evident at the ?Last Chance Meet? that there ...
Feb 3, 2014 - CCS Winter Series II Results
CCS Winter II CCS Results Full Meet Results ?Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door.? -Emily Dickinson What the ...
Jan 20, 2014 - SPA/TBAY Meet Results
2014 SPA ? TBAY $1.50 Meet CCS Results Full Results Nothing could be finer than swimming at the venerable North Shore Pool with beautiful (yet cool) weather and at bargain prices! A strong contin...
Jan 5, 2014 - CCS Winter Series I Results
CCS I Winter Series CCS Results Although the day was chilly and grey, there were plenty of great swims that quickly lifted the mood! We also want to thank Charlotte County Parks & Recreation for inst...
Dec 27, 2013 - Swimmers Ranked in Florida Top Ten
Florida Top Ten Rankings As of Today, three CCS Swimmers are ranked in the top ten individual rankings in the state of Florida. The three swimmers are: Makenzie Miller 13-14 200 backstroke Dylan Hack...
Dec 26, 2013 - Pentathlon Results
SWIM ?Pentathlon? CCS Results Derived from combining the Greek words pente (five) and athlon (competition), the ?pentathlon? is a contest of 5 events. The overall winner is the competitor with...
Dec 16, 2013 - Jingle Bell Meet a Great Success
2 0 1 3 CAT Jinglebell Meet CCS Results The Holidays certainly got off to a great start for the Charlotte County Bluefins at the 2013 CAT ?Jinglebell? meet! There were many new personal bests a...
Dec 9, 2013 - CCS Finish 3rd at B Championships
Nov 26, 2013 - 2013 Turkey Meet Results
Nov 22, 2013 - CCS Swimmer will Participate at Juinor National Championships
Hannah James will participate at the 2013 Speedo Winter Junior National Championships December 12-14 in Greensboro, NC at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. She will compete in 5 events, 100, 200, 500 fr...
Nov 22, 2013 - CCS Senior Swimmers Perform Well At FHSAA 3A State Meet
A large number of CCS Swimmers participated in the FHSAA 3A state meet on November 15. Leading the way was Hannah James who claimed 2nd in the 200 free with a 1:49.46 (Team record and All American c...
Nov 4, 2013 - James Verbally commits to Wisconsin
Nov 3, 2013 - CCS Swimmers at High School Regionals UPDATED
Many of the CCS swimmers were participants or going to be participants for the FHSAA High School Regional meets. These CCS swimmers swim for one of the three high Schools in Charlotte County. Charlot...
Nov 3, 2013 - Friday Night At the Races results
Friday Night at the Races CCS Meet Results With blood sugar levels still sky-high after gorging on Halloween loot, a strong group of Charlotte County Bluefins pulled off a very impressive showing a...
Oct 27, 2013 - WFLA Results
2013 WFLA ?Halloween? Meet Meet Results A large ?school? of Bluefins made their way up the coast to compete at the 2013 WFLA ?Halloween? Meet, and in the process, made quite a splash, no pun int...
Oct 22, 2013 - 2003 Charlotte High School Boys Swim Team to be Inducted to Hall of Fame
The 2003 Charlotte High School Boys Swimming Team State Champions will be inducted into the Charlotte High School Hall of Fame on Friday, November 1st. Many members of that team were also members of ...
Oct 21, 2013 - CCS Swimmers Raise Flag at WFLA
On Sunday morning at the WFLA Halloween Meet, CCS swimmers were given a special treat. On her 10th birthday, Roxana Manta was given the privilege of hoisting the American flag for the meet. Many of he...
Oct 20, 2013 - WFLA Halloween Meet
James Humpel makes another 10 and Under cut. This one in the 100 fly. Makes three for him. In other highlights, Natalie Fritsch makes her 10 and Under cut in the 100 fly and sets new CCS records in th...
Oct 3, 2013 - New and Old Faces in Coaching at Punta Gorda CCS
As of October 1, CCS Punta Gorda Branch has added to their coaching staff. Returning to CCS PG is Peter Hegwein. Coach Peter returns to CCS after filling in for this past summer. Coach Peter will ta...
Sep 28, 2013 - James Humpel makes first FLAG's standards
At Saturday's Fall Series meet, hosted by Charlotte County Swimming, James Humpel made his first two FLAG's cuts!! James, a 10-year-old, had a big day in the pool, swimming personal best times in e...
Sep 25, 2013 - Heat Sheets for Saturday Meet
Heat sheets for Saturday's CCS Fall Series I meet. Session 1 Morning Session 2 Afternoon The meet and events are also on Meet Mobil for you to look at and use.
Sep 22, 2013 - Six CCS Swimmers earn High Point Trophies
Six CCS young swimmers win high point awards at this weekends Winter Haven Invite. Nicholas Cavic won the over 1st place high point trophy in the six and under boys and Jack Oliver won the 3rd place o...
Aug 6, 2013 - Meet Cancellation
August 31 CCS meet will be cancelled.
Aug 1, 2013 - Area 3/5 Heat Sheet Posted
The Area 3/5 Heat Sheet is now posted under the Events tab in the Area 3/5 information site. Remember you need to print your own Heat Sheet for the meet.
Jul 23, 2013 - CCS Swimmers Attending Senior Championships
Jul 19, 2013 - CCS Swimmer Makenzie Miller Makes Finals at FLAGS
7/19/13 Makenzie Miller qualifies for finals in the 100 meter backstroke at the Florida Age Group Championships. Currently she is ranked 14th in the event. This also was a new CCS Team Record. Make...
Jul 7, 2013 - CCS Swimmers Prepare for FLAGS
Jul 7, 2013 - Order Your Own CCS Personalized Towel
Order your own CCS personalized swim towel. Print off order form and return. Going fast so hurry, deadline for order is July 16. CCS Towel Order Form
Jun 27, 2013 - Saturday Swim A Thon and Team Picture
Remember the swim a thon is appond us. The date is Saturday, June 29 at South County Regional Pool in Punta Gorda. Please be on deck no later than 7:30 a.m. Parents we will need your assistance w...
Jun 5, 2013 - New Swim Coach To The Decks Of CCS
Coach Peter Hegwein is a 1984 graduate of Florida State University with a degree in Biochemistry. Following a successful career with Wyeth in sales and sales training, he became a professional swim c...
Jun 3, 2013 - CCS Finish in Second Place at Daytona Summer Open
CCS Blue Fins finish in second place at the Daytona Summer Open Swim Meet on May 31- June 2, 2013. Many personal bests and top finishes were recorded by the CCS Swimmers. Swimmers who finished in th...
May 23, 2013 - Success at SYS Memorial Swim Meet
CCS swimmers turn in a good performance at the SYS Memorial Swim Meet held on May 17-19. 111 Life time personal bests were recorded with many swimmers swimming in their first ever long course meet. No...
May 5, 2013 - CCS Spring Series II Meet Results
Full Meet Results Results can also be found on Meet Mobile CCS swimmers swim to 143 lifetime personal best swims at the CCS Spring Series II meet on Saturday May 4. Continued improvement is being m...
Apr 23, 2013 - CCS Swimmer Signs with NOVA Southeastern University
Apr 23, 2013 - CCS Swimmers Perform Well at LC Season Opener
Apr 10, 2013 - Academic Achievements on CCS
Academic Letter Congratulation to these swimmers who earned and Academic Letter from Charlotte High School for having a 3.80 or higher GPA over the past three quarters. The swimmers were: Faith ...
Apr 6, 2013 - CCS Spring Series I Results-Updated
Full Meet Results You can find results on Meet Mobile. A great App to look at results. CCS swimmers continue their improvement. One hundred thirty one life time personal bests were accomplished at t...
Apr 4, 2013 - Summer Sectional Qualifying Times
Here are the qualifying times for this Summers Sectional Meet. Qualifying Times
Mar 26, 2013 - Fast Times and Great Fun at The 2013 Area 3/5 Champioinships
Meet Results CCS swimmers turn in impressive swims at the 2013 Area 3/5 Championships. CCS swimmers had a total of 223 life time personal best swims and 77 top ten finishes. All swimmers continue ...
Mar 11, 2013 - Visani Comedy Night
We are having another CCS fundraiser at Visani's Comedy Club, Thursday, March 21st . Tickets are $10, with all proceeds coming back to our team. If you would like tickets, please see Drew Fritsch at ...
Feb 28, 2013 - Swimmer Heads to 2013 FLAG Championships
Feb 27, 2013 - CCS Swimmer, David Scott heads to NAIA College Nationals
Follow along to see how CCS Swimmer David Scott does at NAIA Nationals. David swims for the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah Georgia (SCAD). David is a sophmore this year and will be...
Feb 20, 2013 - Swimmers Head to Senior Championships
Feb 14, 2013 - Swimmers on the Move
With training and hard work, swimmers will begin to improve to a point where they will move up. The latest moves from the Punta Gorda Pool were Teagan Verrier and Victor Fritsch. These two swimmers ...
Feb 9, 2013 - CCS Winter Series II Meet a Great Success
Full Meet Results CCS Results CCS Swimmers continue to improve at yet another meet. This time it was at the CCS Winter Series II held at the South County Pool. 157 Lifetime personal bests were ach...
Feb 3, 2013 - Swim Florida Last Chance Results
CCS Gains 77 More Lifetime Personal Bests CCS Results Full Meet Results CCS swimmers swim to 77 lifetime personal best swims and several top 8 finishes at the Swim Florida Last Chance Meet. Leading t...
Jan 28, 2013 - A Must Read Article for Swim Parents
A must read article for Age Group Swim Parents. If you have a swimmer between the ages of 5 and 18, this is a must read. The Biggest Question
Jan 21, 2013 - GCST Winter Invite Team and Meet Results
Blue Fins swim to 147 Life Time Personal Bests CCS swimmers continue to improve and drop seconds off their times. This past weekend, CCS participated in the GCST Winter Invitational and swam very w...
Jan 21, 2013 - A Must Read Article
The following article comes from the American Swim Coaches Association. It will present a clearer understanding of persistance and how listening, being it a great thing, needs to go farther then just...
Jan 6, 2013 - CCS Winter Series I Swim Meet
Saturdays CCS Winter Series I meet was a major success. 147 lifetime personal best were posted and several top 3 finishes were made by CCS swimmers. Results are posted under "My Meet Results." More r...
Dec 22, 2012 - CCS Holiday Mile a Great Success
With temperatures cold enough to seem like it could snow, CCS swimmers enjoyed a team tradition of swimming the Holiday Mile. All ages of swimmers participated in this years activity. After the swim...
Dec 18, 2012 - Andrew Moran Ranked in FL Top Ten
Currently Andrew Moran is ranked 10th in the 200 butterfly for the 17-18 age group. He swam this time at the Gator Holiday Classic Swim Meet.
Dec 10, 2012 - Swimmers Impressive at B Champs
2012 Florida Swimming B Championships CCS Swimmers have an impressive meet this past week end at the Florida Swimming B Championships. CCS Swimmers produced 129 life time personal bests. AJ Nelsen f...
Nov 30, 2012 - Team Record broken at Gator Classic
2012 Gator Holiday Classic Swim Meet Olivia Humpel breaks the girls 11-12 50 yard butterfly team record at the Gator Holiday Classic meet. She swam an impressive 29.92 in the 50 yard race. She co...
Oct 24, 2012 - Teresa Hughes Recognized for her Dedication
Oct 24, 2012 - CCS 2012 Short Course and Long Course Awards
Sep 27, 2012 - Meet Result from CCS Fall Series I Meet
CCS Fall Series I Meet Results
Jul 31, 2012 - Awesome swims at Area 3/5
Meet results CCS swimmers had an excellent performance this past weekend at the Area 3/5 meet. Many swimmers improved their times and some made new qualifying times for the Florida Swimming Champions...
Jul 29, 2012 - Follow CCS Results from Senior Championships
Sunday Prelims and Finals Leading the way was Andrew Moran who qualified for finals in the 200 fly and finished 9th overall. His time in finals broke the team record for the 200 fly. Dan Markgraf sw...
Jul 24, 2012 - Punta Gorda/Port Charlotte Swim-A-Thon August 4
Punta Gorda/Port Charlotte Swim A Thon Swim A Thon is scheduled for Saturday, August 4th at South County Regional Pool. Time schedule 7:00 Pool open for preperation 7:30-9:30 The two hour time fr...
Jul 23, 2012 - Team Records Fall in the Month of July
Five new team records were recorded in the month of July. Hans Schroeder set four records at the 2012 FLAGS Championships. They were set in the 13 - 14 boys 50 free, 100 free, 100 back, and the 200 ...
Jul 21, 2012 - Follow CCS Results from FLAGS here
Results Link Day 3 Saturday Prelims Cameron Hudek drops time and improve in his events today and Hans Schroeder improves by 11 seconds in his 400 meter freestyle. CCS swimmers will finish their F...
Jul 21, 2012 - Senior Psych Sheet Posted
Go to Meet Information, Senior Championships Psych sheet is posted.
Jul 19, 2012 - Psych Sheet Posted for Area 3/5
Go to meet information for the Area 3/5 Psych sheet.
Jul 11, 2012 - Englewood Swim-A-Thon
WOW, What a great turn out for our Annual Swim A Thon! Thank you so much parents for bringing your child and counting laps. We had a slight rain delay and some parents were wet but it was worth it. ...
Jul 7, 2012 - CCS Success at GCST Saturday Morning Races
GCST Saturday at the Races Meet Results CCS swimmers again continue improving at GCST Saturday Morning at the Races held at Florida Gulf Coast University. Leading the way was Cameron Hudek who qual...
Jul 4, 2012 - CCS Swimmers Have Fun in Freedom Swim
CCS swimmers swim across Charlotte Harbor for the Annual Fourth of July Freedom Swim. The first swimmer to cross the Harbor was Andrew Moran, his second year of crossing the Harbor first. Following...
Jul 2, 2012 - CCS Improvements Continues to Show at CCS Swim Meet
CCS Summer Series I Swim Meet Saturday, June 30, CCS hosted the Summer Series I Swim Meet and continued to show major improvements as a team. Teams that were involved included Swim Florida and the ...
Jun 18, 2012 - CCS Swimmers do well at GCST Summer Open
Swimmers do well at the GCST Summer Open Swim Meet CCS swimmers competed at the GCST Summer Open at Florida Gulf Coast University this past weekend. Swimmers finishing in the top eight were; Natali...
Jun 15, 2012 - Swimmer makes first FLAGS cut.
Makenzie Miller makes her first FLAGS cut in the 100 backstroke at the GCST Summer Invite. Hans Schroeder makes it back to finals in the 200 backstroke and 200 free. Caroline Spoonts returns to finals...
May 22, 2012 - SYS Memorial Meet
Congratulations to all the swimmers that swam in the SYS Memorial Meet on May 19th and 20th. There were many, many Personal Best Times and several Flag cuts made. Specifically, during the Sunday p...
May 16, 2012 - Two Awarded TAC Scholarships
Two seniors from Charlotte High School--both four year swimmers for the Charlotte County Swimming BlueFins as well as the Charlotte High School Fighting Tarpons--were awarded matching scholarships on ...
May 7, 2012 - CCS Spring Meet wrap-up
Congratulations go out to all who attended the Spring Series I meet, held on Saturday, May 5th in Punta Gorda. CCS had approximately 65 athletes attend this meet, many of whom were first timers. In ...
Apr 28, 2012 - CCS Award Ceremony
CCS celebrated their Fall/Winter season with an Awards Ceremony held at the Oyster Creek Pool. Congratulations to all of the swimmers. Your dedication and hard work has paid off! We began the cer...
Apr 27, 2012 - GCST Meet--Long Course Season Opener
CCS took 25 swimmers to Ft. Meyers for the GCST Long Course Spring Open. The coaches all agreed that it was one of the best ways we have opened our Long Course season in several years. Almost all of...
Apr 21, 2012 - April Pool's Day Englewood
Hello! Well, even with the rain, April Pool's Day was a hit! Thank you to all of the parents and swimmers that helped make it a success. It takes a strong swim family to attend a swim meet in Fort Mye...
Apr 16, 2012 - April Pool's Day--Punta Gorda
A big "Thank You" goes out to all who participated in "April Pool's Day", held on Saturday, April 14th and sponsored by the Charlotte County Park and Recreation Department. Despite weather which thre...
Apr 3, 2012 - Area 3/5 Wrap Up--Girls
The Charlotte County Swimming Blue Fins sent a total of 50 athletes to Sarasota to compete in the Florida Swimming Area 3/5 Championships. The meet was held from Friday, March 23 through Sunday, Marc...
Apr 2, 2012 - Area 3/5 Wrap Up--Boys
CCS boys swimmers fared equally as well as the girls did. Here are some highlights and place finishes on the boys? side of the competition: 8 and under Boys: Joey Sacco placed in all six events that...
Mar 5, 2012 - CCS Sends Six To FLAG's
Charlotte County Swimming is sending six swimmers to Sarasota YMCA's Selby Aquatic Center for the Florida Swimming Spring Age Group Championships. The meet begins this Thursday and continues through S...
Feb 11, 2012 - CCS Englewood Aquatic Club fundraiser
CCS Englewood Aquatic Club held a fundraiser at Quality Self Storage in Englewood. Team members sold coffee, donuts, hotdogs, and Pizza (donated from Faull Inn). We were able to raise enough money...
Jan 24, 2012 - GCST Spring Open
Congratulations to all the swimmers who swam at the GCST Spring Open in Fort Myers. Everyone had a great time and many swimmers made Personal Best times in several of their events. We also had sev...
Dec 18, 2011 - Swim Florida Pentathlon
Contgratulations to all the swimmers that swam in the Pentathlon. It was certainly a fun and interestingly different meet. Top 16 swimmers received ribbons and the top 8 swimmers received trophies...
Nov 21, 2011 - Englewood CCS donates Turkeys
CCC Englewood Aquatics Club donated 25 turkeys to the local food bank. Look for it in the Englewood Sun. Our Mission Statement is to help the community and we helped 25 families enjoy their Thanksgi...
Oct 30, 2011 - Team Records Updated
CCS had an extremely successful past year, as evidenced by the awards presented at the recent awards ceremony. Unfortunately, several swimmers were not recognized as team record breakers that day. D...
Oct 16, 2011 - Halloween Meet
Everyone had fun at our Annual Halloween Meet and Scavenger Hunt in Largo. The swimmers all did a fantastic job in their events and swam their best. At the hotel, we had a Scavenger Hunt, mummy wrap,...
Oct 4, 2011 - Awards Ceremony--Punta Gorda
The awards ceremony for Spring Short Course and Summer Long Course seasons will held this Sunday, October 9th at the meeting room at South County Regional Park. Notices were sent via e-mail to member...
Oct 2, 2011 - Awards Ceremony--Englewood Branch
CCS Englewood had their Awards Ceremony on October 1st, 2011. We celebrated their awards with pizza and a family swim party. We all had a great time and twenty one medals were handed out to swimme...
Jul 27, 2011 - CCS Wraps up Summer Season with Area 5 Champs this weekend
Charlotte County Swimming is sending 55 swimmers to Sarasota this weekend to participate in the Area 5 Championship. This meet will mark the official end to the Summer Season as we return to school i...
Jul 24, 2011 - CCS has great Sr. Champs meet
Charlotte County Swimming was well represented at Senior Champs last weekend. The meet was held at the Indian River State College pool in Ft. Pierce. Battling hot weather and threats of thunderstorm...
Jul 17, 2011 - CCS sends two to FLAG's
Charlotte County Swimming was represented by two athletes at the Summer Florida Age Group (FLAG) Championships. The meet was held at the newly-renovated Central Florida YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando....
Jul 13, 2011 - Englewood Swim-a-thon
The Englewood Branch swam the annual Swim-a-thon to raise money for our team. We had 20 swimmers participate and many parents volunteered to count laps. After the swim, we celebrated with Pizza an...
Jul 4, 2011 - Freedom Swim 2011
Congratulations to the CCS swimmers who swam the Freedom Swim! ALL of you did an awesome job! When I finished swimming (finning) to Fisherman's Village, I heard spectators say they saw lots of "b...
May 17, 2011 - Hughes and Walsh awarded Tarpon Aquatic Club scholarships
On Monday night at the Center for Performing Arts on the Charlotte High School campus, two seniors from CCS were each awarded $1250 scholarships. The awards were presented by Coach Jim Lindberg as ...
May 15, 2011 - Blue Fins capture 1st place trophy at SYS meet
Charlotte County Swimming claimed the 1st place trophy which is awarded to the travelling team which racked up the most points at the Al Soltis Memorial Meet and hosted by the Sarasota YMCA Sharks. Nu...
Apr 19, 2011 - Winter Haven: Wrap-up--Hacker, Humpel make new FLAG cuts
This past weekend, the Blue Fins made the journey up Highway 17 to Winter Haven and competed in the "Rowdy Cup" swim meet, named after famed US Olympian and Winter Haven resident Rowdy Gaines. Enjoyin...
Mar 22, 2011 - Area 3/5 Wrap Up
At this weekend's Area 3/5 Meet at Selby Aquatic Center CCS swimmers raced competitively with excellent results, including many personal best times. CCS young swimmers shined this weekend, especially...
Mar 20, 2011 - Sectionals--Day 4/ Wrap-up & Results
Charlotte County Swimming wrapped up the Speedo Champions Series--Southern ZoneSouthern Sectional meet in grand fashion on Sunday evening, with three swims in the finals. Beginning the evening was Ha...
Mar 19, 2011 - Sectionals--Day 3 Cates Gets Impressive Consolation Win
In the only individual swim of tonight's evening finals, Addison Cates improved on his preliminary time in the 400 Meter Freestyle by over 5 seconds and won the consolation heat. His final time was...
Mar 18, 2011 - Sectionals--Day 2 James Places 16th, Cates 27th
CCS was represented in this evening's finals by Hannah James and Addison Cates . Hannah made it back in the Women's 100 Meter Butterfly and Addison punched his ticket for finals in the Men's 200 M...
Mar 17, 2011 - Sectionals--Day 1
Addison Cates swam to a 16th place finish in the Men's 800 Meter Freestyle. His time of 8:43.31 was just a shade off of his personal best in the event, but was still a solid way to begin his weeken...
Mar 15, 2011 - Blue Fins Have Big Weekend Scheduled
The CCS Blue Fins are sending teams to two different meets this weekend. Beginning Thursday, eight swimmers travel to Ft. Lauderdale for the Speedo Southern Zone Sectional meet. The meet will be held ...
Feb 27, 2011 - Senior Champs: Day 4--Markgraf Makes Sectionals (Results Added)
Full Meet Results Sunday's events wrapped up a VERY successful Senior Championships meet for the Blue Fins. Once again, personal records were being set from the start of prelims through the evening...
Feb 26, 2011 - Senior Champs: Day 3
If Friday was the girls' day to steal the spotlight, Saturday it was the boys' turn to shine, as personal records were falling at this third day of competition at Senior Champs. The story of the day w...
Feb 25, 2011 - Senior Champs: Day 2
After another day of solid swims for the Blue Fins, it was the girls who came away with more personal best swims. Leading the way for the girls, it was Camille Harakal , who was three seconds faster ...
Feb 24, 2011 - Senior Champs: Day 1
The Central Florida YMCA Aquatic Center is in the midst of a renovation, and a new paint job has the interor looking sharp. If the first night of competition at Senior Champs is any indication of how...
Feb 23, 2011 - CCS Sends Nine to Senior Champs
Senior Championships take place this weekend--February 24th through February 27th at the YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando. Competing for the Blue Fins this weekend are: Girls -- Grace Coldiron , Camill...
Feb 20, 2011 - Age Group Champs--Day 4 (Results Added)
Full Meet Results Hannah James captured another runner-up finish on Sunday night in finals of the 100 Freestyle. Coming into the meet as the number two seed in the event, Hannah swam the sixth fas...
Feb 19, 2011 - Age Group Champs--Day 3
Personal best swims continue to be the story of these Age Group Championships, as both remaining swimmers for the Blue Fins set new best times on Saturday. Starting the day off right was Austin Masso...
Feb 18, 2011 - FLAG's Day 2: James Gets Win
CCS had another fine showing at Age Group Championships. Leading the way for the Blue Fins was Hannah James , who continues to re-write the team record book. Entering the meet seeded ninth in the 200...
Feb 17, 2011 - CCS Sends Four to FLAG's
2011 Short Course Florida Age Group (FLAG) Champs are underway, and Hannah James got CCS started in a big way on Friday evening. Swimming in the 1000 Freestyle, James swam to a 2nd place finish wit...
Feb 7, 2011 - Hacker, Massolio Make New Cuts at Last Chance Meet
Dylan Hacker achieved his very first qualifying time last Saturday. He swam a nearly flawless race and came in below the cut time for the 100 Breaststroke. This allows him to continue on to the Florid...
Jan 30, 2011 - CCS Winter Series Wrap-up
The CCS BlueFins greeted the newly re-tiled South County Park pool in grand style on Saturday. Treated to a sunny day with few clouds in the sky (along with somewhat chilly pool temperatures), CCS we...
Jan 16, 2011 - Junior swimmers shine at Swim Florida Invite
CCS Junior team swimmers from all three branches lead the way this weekend when the Blue Fins travelled to the DeLeon pool in Ft, Myers. Swimmers from both Swim Florida and Charlotte County Swimming...
Dec 2, 2010 - Cold Weather/ AM practice policy posted
With cold weather season upon us, the CCS Board of Directors has discussed and adopted the following policy pertaining to morning practices for the Punta Gorda branch: Temperature cut-off is 40 degree...
Nov 24, 2010 - UPDATE: Sarasota Turkey meet wrap-up
CCS had a fine showing at the Tom Herrington Memorial ("Turkey Meet"), held on the weekend of Nov. 19-21. I'm still learning the software that will allow me to give specifics, so here are a few highl...
Nov 15, 2010 - CCS Swimmers at FHSAA State Finals
CCS was well represented at the FHSAA State Finals swim meet held on Saturday in Orlando. Swimming for Charlotte High School against some very tough competition, seven of our remarkable young talent ...
Oct 25, 2010 - CCS Fall Series Full Meet Results
CCS Fall Series 1 Full Meet Results