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Dec 1, 2019 - PVA on Facebook
Did you know PVA was on Facebook? Click the sidebar link to follow us for meet updates, pictures, and events!
Oct 30, 2019 - PVA Welcomes new coach to the pool
Please join us in wel coming Beth Shustack to the PVA coaching staff. Beth will begin coaching on November 1st and will be working with our PreAG and AGI training groups. We are truly excited to h...
Oct 28, 2019 - PVA October Swim Meets - Recap and Thank You
With a great start to the 2019-2020 meet season, PVA travelled to Bard College at Simon's Rock on October 5th. We sent 11 motivated athletes to compete in a season starter and had a great time! Popp...
Sep 23, 2019 - PVA Volunteers at Community Chest 5k
Thank you to AGII and Senior Group athletes who volunteered at the Williamstown Community Chest 5k on September 14th!
Aug 18, 2019 - Cole Kuster qualified for 2020 Olympic Trials!!
Congratulations to Cole Kuster! Please read on as Cole has wrapped up his 2019 long course season in impeccable style! To say that Cole will be missed during PVA practices this season is an understa...
Jun 26, 2019 - PVA Biathlon!!
What an awesome way to wrap up the partial long course season for many athletes today! PVA's first team biathlon was a great success as 24 athletes came together in an event that had them swimming a...
Mar 25, 2019 - SCY Season Wrapup!
As the 2018-2019 short course season wraps up and you enjoy a few weeks off, we would like to give some great shout outs to all the athletes who took part in the Regional Championship Meet, Silver Cha...
Mar 3, 2019 - Asa Stone in the News!
Congratulations to Asa on her recognition as Athlete of the Week last week! https://www.iberkshires.com/sports/highschool/winter/basketball/boys/story/31/866/Taconic-s-Burke-Monument-Mountain-s-Stone-...
Feb 4, 2019 - Berkshire Eagle article on Cole Kuster
To say that we are excited for Cole would be an understatement. Happy to forward along an article that was in the Berkshire Eagle last week. https://www.berkshireeagle.com/stories/williamstowns-co...
Feb 3, 2019 - PVA in the News
On Saturday (2/2/19) Berkshire County Individuals at Simon's Rock's Kilpatrick Athletic Center took place, as all eight Berkshire League high school teams came together for one final regular-season me...
Jan 28, 2019 - Another awesome meet for PVA @ Jan 27 UVAC swim meet!!
PVA sent 31 athletes to compete at the Upper Valley Aquatics Center in White River Junction, Vermont this past weekend! During this 1 day sprint meet, PVA had athletes of all ages competing and cheeri...
Jan 13, 2019 - Chris Goody IMX Challenge a great success!
January 12-13th PVA sent 22 amazing athletes to the Chris Goody IMX Meet which was held at the Shenendehowa Aquatic Center in Clifton Park, New York. What a great weekend it was for all who attended....
Dec 16, 2018 - PVA sends 3 athletes to NE Senior Championships
As they head into the fourth and final evening at the New England Senior Championships at Brown University, Cole Kuster, Samantha Stevenson, and Asa Stone have really had an amazing weekend of swimmin...
Dec 3, 2018 - Amazing weekend for all at the December UVAC swim meet!
PVA wrapped up another awesome meet at the Upper Valley Aquatics Center in White River Junction, Vermont this weekend. Competing at the meet we had Jordan Bradford, Grace Burhans, Sunny Cart, Courtl...
Nov 4, 2018 - Upper Valley Aquatics Center hosts great November swim meet!
PVA had an awesome showing of athletes at the November 2-4th swim meet in White River Junction, Vermont this past weekend. In attendance at the Upper Valley Aquatics Center we had Jordan Bradford, Sun...
Oct 8, 2018 - Cole Kuster gives verbal commitment to Harvard!
Please join us in congratulating PVA's own Cole Kuster as he gives his verbal commitment to Harvard University for the fall of 2019! What an exciting step as he now embarks on his senior year at Mt Gr...
Oct 1, 2018 - PVA Kicks off Short Course Season in Springfield
The short course season has begun and we are extremely excited to have everyone back in the pool! Wrapping up September, PVA took 6 returning athletes to a meet last weekend hosted by PVAA at Spring...
Aug 13, 2018 - PVA Athletes in the News- Cole Kuster
Congratulations Cole! Please see the iBerkshires article below: http://www.iberkshires.com/ story/58109/Purple-Valley- Aquatics-Kuster-Excels-at- Junior-Nationals.html
Aug 12, 2018 - Cole Kuster wraps up amazing meet at Junior Nationals
Cole Kuster returns to New England after wrapping up a truly awesome performance at the 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals swim meet in Irvine, California. Cole qualified to swim not only the 1500 meter fre...
Jul 31, 2018 - PVA Athletes in the News- Harper Stevenson
Nice job Harper! Please see the iBerkshires article below http://www.iberkshires.com/ story/58012/Purple-Valley- Aquatics-Stevenson-Excels-at- Long-Course-Championships.html
Jul 30, 2018 - Cole Kuster prepares for Junior Nationals in Irvine, CA
As the US Nationals are wrapping up in Irvine, Califorinia, PVA's own Cole Kuster is warming up in the same facility as he prepares for the start of the 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals. Cole has qualifie...
Jul 30, 2018 - Harper Stevenson wraps up Age Groups
With true heart and amazing performances, Harper Stevenson wrapped up the 2018 Long Course Age Group Championships in style on Sunday, July 22nd. "This is only Harper's second meet of this caliber a...
Jul 20, 2018 - Harper Stevenson splashes into LCM Age Groups at Harvard
In an outstanding start to the 2018 LCM Age Group Championship Meet, Harper Stevenson has blasted through her previous times in the 200 meter butterfly, 100 meter breaststroke, 50 meter breaststoke, a...
Jul 13, 2018 - Cole Kuster and Asa Stone compete at NE Senior Champs
This summer the New England Senior Championship meet is being held at Brown University where Cole Kuster and Asa Stone have started off the weekend in style! The meet began on Thursday evening where C...
Jul 9, 2018 - 2018 4th of July Parade fun for all!
Thank you to all PVA athletes who marched in the Williamstown 4th of July parade this year! What fun it is to get everyone together to march and enjoy some time together out of the pool!
Jul 9, 2018 - PVA takes 5 athletes to the Last Chance Swim Meet at Springfield College
The MTSC Last Chance Meet at Springfield College was held on July 6-8th and was a truly wonderful way to wrap up the regular long course meet season for PVA. Julia Goh, Gabriela Zasada, Jordan Bradfor...
Jul 9, 2018 - Yoga for Swimmers...
Yoga for Swimmers???? Yes, ABSOLUTELY! PVA's Senior Group has been incorporating yoga into their workout routine several times a week and loving the benefits! There are many reasons for swimmers to ...
Jun 24, 2018 - PVA Invitational - Athletes in the News
PVA Invitational 2018 in iBerkshires: Please see link below http://www.iberkshires.com/story/57663/Purple-Valley-Aquatics-Posts-Strong-Performances-at-Home-Meet.html
Jun 22, 2018 - PVA Invitational 2018 Wrapup
Purple Valley Aquatics hosts an annual USA Swimming meet at Williams College every June and it always turns out some amazing athletes with great spirit! This year PVA had many returning athletes and...
Jun 15, 2018 - PVA Athletes in the News
It is always wonderful to see PVA Athletes in the news! Please see the link to the iBerkshires article which includes PVA's own Tyler Hynes-Drumm. Nice work Tyler! http://www.iberkshires.com/story...
Mar 26, 2018 - Cole Kuster and Isaac Boyd wrap up Speedo Sectionals in style!
Ithaca College was home to the Speedo Sectional Championship meet this past weekend and hosted over 600 excited athletes. Isaac Boyd and Cole Kuster competed in a combined 11 events and 2 time trial s...
Mar 18, 2018 - PVA athletes wrap up day 3 of NES Silver Championships in style!
PVA athletes finished day 3 of the New England Silver Championships in style with Shamrock Shakes and smiles! Mia Holmgren, Sophia Holmgren, Harper Stevenson, Samantha Stevenson, and Gabriela Zasada a...
Aug 6, 2014 - 2014-2015 Short Course Season Information is up!
PVA Info Flyer : Click Here The 2014-2015 Season is almost here! We hope you have enjoyed your summer and are getting excited for another fantastic season with PVA! Above you will find a link to th...
Jul 20, 2014 - Jessie Tobin competes at NE Senior Championships
Jessie Tobin competed at the New England Senior Championships, hosted at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island the weekend of July 18-20. This was Jessie's first Senior level competition i...
Jul 20, 2014 - PVA's Isaac Boyd Competes at Bay State Games
Competing in the Bay State Games, Isaac Boyd had a great finish to the 2014 Long Course Season. In the 100 breast he finished 3rd in prelims and was the only 13 year old to go to finals where he fin...
Jun 26, 2014 - Please see Events for updated info on June Invite (6/27-6/29)
Jun 9, 2014 - PLEASE see the PVA Invitational Event for updated meet information
Jun 4, 2014 - Cori Ghidotti in the News
http://www.iberkshires.com/story/46611/Sports-Caravan-Recognizes-Berkshire-Student-Athletes.html
Apr 23, 2014 - Jessie Tobin in the News
Click here: http://berkshirerecord.net/berkshirerecord.net/TBRM/TBRM_TheBest_2014.pdf
Apr 21, 2014 - Run For A Cure 2014
When: Sunday, April 27th Where: Chapin Hall, Williams College Registration: 12:00pm Run Starts: 2:00pm Cost: $5 to race, $10 for a tshirt Click here for flyer
Apr 15, 2014 - Piranha's in the News 2013-2014 Season
Cori Ghidotti: http://www.berkshireeagle.com/sports/ci_25518477/all-eagle-girls-swimming-fresh-perspective-pays-off George Sommerville: http://www.berkshireeagle.com/sports/ci_25525207/sommerville-...
Apr 15, 2014 - Links to PVA Banquet Slide Shows and Pictures
Link to 2014 Slideshow Team Pictures: Click here 2014 PVA Slideshow: Click here 2013 PVA Slideshow: Click here
Mar 21, 2014 - Jessie Tobin makes appearance in Berkshire Courier
Click here
Mar 3, 2014 - Boyd and Kuster compete at Age Group Championships
This past weekend Isaac Boyd and Cole Kuster competed at the 12 and Under Age Group Championships, hosted by Upper Valley Aquatic Club. The four day meet saw a lot of fast swimming from kids across ...
Feb 9, 2014 - PVA wraps up successful Regional Swim Meet @ UVAC
PVA athletes wrapped up a great weekend at Upper Valley Aquatics Center.
Feb 8, 2014 - PVA attends Regional Swim Meet @ UVAC
The Upper Valley Aquatic Center in White River Junction, VT is host to our short course regional meet. PVA is off to an amazing start as the following athletes competed Friday and Saturday: Juliet Kor...
Feb 6, 2014 - Purple Valley Aquatics Athletes in the Berkshire Eagle for high school swimming
http://www.berkshireeagle.com/localsports/ci_25064535/sommerville-rsquo-s-finally-rounding-into-form http://www.berkshireeagle.com/sports/ci_25055944/top-times-young-st-joe-swimmer-tobin
Jan 9, 2014 - Swim-A-Thon Prize Winner Results
Congratulations to the following PVA athletes for raising the most money during this years 2nd annual PVA Swim-a-thon. 1st prize- Jonah McNair 2nd prize- Cori Ghidotti 3rd prize- Matthew Daley, Knowl ...
Jan 6, 2014 - PVA Parents Meeting
There will be a PVA Parents Meeting on January 6, 2014 held at the Williams College Pool in the bleachers. Time: 6:30pm For Meeting Minutes: click here
Jan 2, 2014 - No Practice Friday
Practice Changes: Thursday (1/2)- There IS practice for ALL athletes. Friday (1/3)- There is NO practice due to the college closing and weather threats. Saturday (1/4)- There IS practice for Senior ...
Dec 5, 2013 - PVA Practice Schedule (Dec 16-Jan2)
PVA Holiday Practice Schedule Monday Dec. 16 th ? Regular practice Tuesday Dec 17 th ? Regular practice (PC, AGII, Senior) Weds Dec 18 th ? Re...
Nov 15, 2013 - PVA Apparel Store is up and running!
The PVA Team Apparel link is below and can also be found under the "Parents" tab as well as the "Athletes" tab on the website. Holiday orders will close on November 25th. https://www.swimwearinmotio...
Nov 3, 2013 - PVA competes at Pentathlon Swim Meet
Congratulations to all PVA athletes who participated in the Pentathlon Swim Meet this past weekend at Smith College. We had a very successful meet and were happy to have 15 athletes represent Purple V...
Oct 12, 2013 - PVA Welcomes new coach
We happily welcome Breanna Nguyen to the coaching staff. She is a current member of the Williams College Swimming and Diving Team and will be assisting with the Pre-Competitive swimmers. Breanna is fr...
Sep 29, 2013 - 2013 Awards Banquet
Congratulations to Cole Kuster for making the Top 6 Swimmers list for NE Swimming during the 2012-2013 short course season! Cole has been invited to attend the 2013 Awards Banquet to hear Jason Lezak ...
Sep 13, 2013 - Online Registration
Online registration is now open. Please remember to click on the link and sign up your athlete ASAP! Registration forms are due on the first day of Practice. Thanks! See you Monday!
Aug 13, 2013 - PVA's Jessie Tobin to medal at Zones 2013
PVA Swimmer Jessie Tobin qualified for and competed at the Eastern Zone Championship meet in Richmond, Virginia August 7-10. Results can be found at http://www.virginiaswimming.org/vsiresults/EZ_LC_...
Apr 7, 2013 - PVA Banquet
We hope you can join us for our first Purple Valley Aquatics Swimming Banquet to celebrate all of our swimmers on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 5:30 pm at The Williams Inn in Williamstown, Massachusetts. ...
Mar 28, 2013 - Team Pictures
Below is the link to Steve's website for the Team Pictures that were taken in February. You may order additional photos or order a team photo from this website. http://www.photoreflect.com/ pr3/store....
Mar 28, 2013 - PVA in iBerkshires.com
iBerkshires article on PVA Championships: http://www.iberkshires.com/story/43576/Purple-Valley-Aquatics-Sends-Eight-to-Championships.html
Mar 7, 2013 - 13-18 Age Group Championships
PVA's own Jessie Tobin and Logan Wickman have qualified for and will be competing in the 13-18 NE Age Group Championships at MIT March 7-10. Congratulations and good luck ladies!
Feb 28, 2013 - 12 & Under Age Group Championships
Swimmers Isaac Boyd, Cole Kuster, Carson Wickman, Ellie Field, Gigi French and Jonah McNair have qualified for and will be competing at the Upper Valley Aquatic Center this weekend in the 12 & Under...