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Feb 12, 2018 - #MakenzieStrong T-Shirt Team Pictures
Good evening YSST families- Just a quick reminder about our team picture(s) on Wednesday at 5:30 with the #Makenziestrong shirts. I have a handful of shirts that were ordered but not picked up (youth ...
Feb 8, 2018 - #MakenzieStrong T-Shirt Team Pictures
Good evening, YSST families, Next Wednesday, February 14 th , we would like to take some pictures of the swim team in their #MakenzieStrong t-shirts. We?ll plan on taking the pictures between sessions...
Feb 5, 2018 - Hospitality Requests for this weekend
February 10 th and 11 th , YSST is hosting the 4th Annual Chris Peterson Invitational. YSST has built a wonderful reputation for our team and our hospitality. With all the new parents, some of you ...
Feb 2, 2018 - YSST Entries for 4th Annual Chris Peterson Invitational
YSST has 58 athletes registered for the 4th Annual Chris Peterson Invitational in Hickory on February 10th and 11th. Click here to view the entries .
Jan 22, 2018 - NO PRACTICE FOR ANY GROUP ON TUESDAY
Due to the 2018 Northwestern 3A-4A Confrence High School Champs being hosted at the Y tomorrow, there will be no practice for any group. Normal practices resume on Wedneday.
Jan 19, 2018 - YSST Entries for 2018 GCY Winter Invitational
YSST has 43 athletes registered for the 2018 GCY Winter Invitational in Greensboro on January 27-28. Click here to view the entries.
Jan 18, 2018 - Optional Practice This Afternoon
The Y will be open from 2-7 pm today. Normal practices will be offered this afternoon. Please use your best judgement on whether to attend or not. We certainly understand if you are unable to atten...
Jan 17, 2018 - NO PRACTICES TODAY
Due to the weather, the Y will not be opening today. Therefore, there will be no practice for any group today (Wednesday 1/17/18). Also, there will be no Senior practice tomorrow morning at 5:30 am....
Dec 27, 2017 - 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Thanks to the 62% of team members that have already paid their 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees. For those that have not, please remit payment as soon as possilbe AND NO LATER THAN SATURDAY, DECEMBER...
Dec 26, 2017 - 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Thanks to the 55% of team members that have already paid their 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees. For those that have not, please remit payment as soon as possilbe AND NO LATER THAN SATURDAY, DECEMBER...
Dec 20, 2017 - 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Thanks to the 46% of team members that have already paid their 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees. For those that have not, please remit payment as soon as possilbe AND NO LATER THAN SATURDAY, DECEMBER...
Dec 18, 2017 - Personalized Silicone Caps/#MakenzieStrong shirts UPDATE
Good evening YSST parents!! Thank you to all that picked up their caps and #MakenzieStrong shirts today- please see the links below to see if your swimmer ordered a shirt(s) or cap as well the total...
Dec 17, 2017 - BRONZE GROUP BRING A PARENT TO PRACTICE
YSST Bronze Group Bring-a-Parent-to-Practice! Everyone, come with suit & goggles! We will spend a short practice demonstrating drills, technique, and play some fun developmental games! Wednesday, Dece...
Dec 17, 2017 - Personalized Silicone Caps/#MakenzieStrong shirts
Good evening YSST parents!! Great news, the personalized swim caps that were ordered will be delivered tomorrow! We hope to distribute them around 5:15-5:30, during the transition of the practices (...
Dec 14, 2017 - 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Click here for the 2017 Fall Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet . Please remit payment as soon as possible, AND NO LATER THAN SATURDAY, DECEMBER 30TH. The team's fiscal year ends on December 31. Le...
Dec 14, 2017 - UPDATED 2017 YSST CHRISTMAS PRACTICE SCHEDULE
Dec 13, 2017 - Shirts for Makenzie
Good evening YSST families- I wanted to let everyone know that the #Makenziestrong shirts have arrived and I?ll be delivering them on Monday to the Y starting around 5:15-please see the link below f...
Dec 12, 2017 - YSST 2017-2018 Short Course Yards Top Tines Report 12-13-17
Click here to view the YSST Top Times report for the 2017-2018 Short Couse season updated on 12-13-17.
Dec 9, 2017 - WARMUP TIMES FOR SUNDAY AT THE TYDE MEET
Warm up times for Sunday (12/10/17) have been changed. Warmups for Sunday morning are at 9:00 am, and warmups for Sunday afternoon are at 1:00 pm.
Dec 8, 2017 - TIME CHANGES FOR TYDE MEET ON SATURDAY
Due to the weather, warm ups for the morning session tomorrow (Saturday 12/9/17) have been moved to 9:30 am instead of 8:00 am. Warm ups for the afternoon session tomorrow (Saturday 12/9/17) have be...
Dec 8, 2017 - NO PRACTICES TODAY
Due to the weather, the Y is closing at 3:30 pm today, therefore, there will be no practice for any group this afternoon or evening.
Dec 8, 2017 - YSST 2017 Christmas Practice Schedule
YSST 2017 CHRISTMAS PRACTICE SCHEDULE Normal Schedule through Wednesday, December 20 th . THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21 st THROUGH MONDAY, JANUARY 1 st , THERE WILL BE NO PRACTICE FOR SILVER, HIGH SCHOOL...
Dec 7, 2017 - TYDE 500 Free on Sunday
Hi Coaches! There was a small goof in the heat sheet for Sunday. The Open 500 FR was accidentally pre-seeded and put in the heat sheet. This event is deck seeded and you will need to check them in...
Dec 6, 2017 - TYDE MEET UPDATES
Below is some information from the TYDE meet director. Coach Rachael will be the YSST coach for the meet, but she is unable to attend the Friday session. The TYDE coaching staff will take care of ou...
Nov 29, 2017 - YSST Entries for TYDE Winter Invitational
YSST has 15 athletes registered for the 2017 TYDE Winter Invitational in Greensboro, NC on Dec 8-10. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 29, 2017 - Capital Classic Updates
The 25th Annual YOTA Capital Classic starts on Friday morning in Cary, NC. YSST warmups will be at 8:00 am all three mornings with prelims starting at 9:00 am each morning. Click here for the warmup ...
Nov 28, 2017 - NO PRACTICE FOR ANY GROUP THIS FRIDAY
There will be no practice for any group this Friday (12/1/17) with the exception of Anna and Ross. You two will be given a workout to execute without coaches. 4 coaches will be at Capital Classic, 1...
Nov 27, 2017 - Officials Clinic Tonight
It's not too late to sign up for the Officials Clinic tonight at 5:30 pm. Click here for details.
Nov 26, 2017 - Annual Registration Fee
Just a friendly remimder to those that need to take care of the annual registration fee. Thanks to the many that have already done so. Click here to view the athletes that are registered for the se...
Nov 24, 2017 - YSST Entries for 25th Annual Capital Classic
YSST has 17 athletes registered for the 25th Annual Capital Classic in Cary, NC on December 1-3, 2017. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 18, 2017 - Customized Silicone Team Cap Order
Hello YSST families- This is just a quick reminder about the personalized swim cap order for your swimmer. They are silicone caps (a bit stronger and easier to put on than the regular ones) with your ...
Nov 16, 2017 - Additional Updates for the PALM Invitational this weekend
Nov 15, 2017 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
2017 Thanksgiving Practice Schedule Monday (11/20/17) Senior 3:30 - 5:30 pm Gold 3:30 - 5:30 pm Silver Plus 4:00 - 5:30 pm Silver 5:30 - 7:00 pm High School Prep 5:30 - 7:00 pm Bronze 5:30 -...
Nov 14, 2017 - Makenzie Elklins
As many of you are aware, Makenzie Elkins had an episode last night at practice. She is currenty at Brenner's Children's Hospital in Winston-Salem. We are hopeful for a speedy recovery. As a team, ...
Nov 14, 2017 - Columbia Meet Updates
We receiveed the email below from the meet director in Columbia. Click here for the psych sheet. Hello Coaches. We want to alert you to 2 key changes for the upcoming 2017 PALM meet. A complete emai...
Nov 12, 2017 - Customized Silicone Team Cap Order
Hello YSST families- Below is a link for ordering silicone swim caps with your swimmer?s last name on it. The minimum order for personalized team caps is 2 caps/order. We need at least 25 orders (50 ...
Nov 6, 2017 - Updated Hospitality Requests for this weekend
Thank you to all of the parents that have already reached out to me for hospitality this weekend! Here is an updated list of our needs since there was such a quick response since Jon?s email yesterda...
Nov 5, 2017 - Hospitality Requests for this weekend
This week YSST is hosting the 9th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational. We have a lot of new parents, and some of you might not know that during the home meets we feed 30+ coaches and officials ea...
Nov 4, 2017 - Hullette commits to Carson-Newman
Congratulations to YSST's Ruth Hullette. She has verbally commited to swim for Carson-Newman in the fall of 2018.
Nov 3, 2017 - YSST Entries for 9th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
YSST has 26 athletes registered for the 9th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational in Hickory on November 11-12. Click here to view the entries . PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A TEAM HOSTED EVENT. WE ARE A...
Nov 3, 2017 - YSST Entries for the 2017 PALM Thanksgiving Invitational
YSST has 24 athletes registered for the 2017 PALM Thanksgiving Invitational in Columbia, SC on November 17-19, 2017. Click here to view the entries .
Nov 3, 2017 - Spaghetti Cook Off
2017 SPAGHETTI COOKOFF! FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017 It's time again for the annual spaghetti dinner! Please bring your best sauce or spaghetti casserole, noodles to share, or garlic bread to share with ...
Nov 3, 2017 - YSST recognized in Swimming World Magazine
YSST was recognized in Swimming World magazine in their November issue. We thank ALL the volunteers that make the program a success!!! We are gaining momentum on a national level, and that is a dir...
Oct 30, 2017 - Annual Registration Fee
Just a friendly reminder. Thanks to the 17 team members that have taken care of this. The annual registration fee of $120 is due for all YSST swimmers (new and old). The fee covers registration to ...
Oct 30, 2017 - Sign Up for Columbia, SC meet is TOMORROW
We received an email from the meet director of the 2017 PALM Thanksgiving Invitational saying they are almost at capacity for the meet. We need to submit our entries on Wednesday. The meet is for 13...
Oct 26, 2017 - No practice for any group on Friday, October 27th
Due to the "Haunted Pool" for Halloween at the Y, there will be no practice for any group tomorrow (Friday 10/27/17). The pool will be closing at 2:00 pm to set up for the event. Logan is still in n...
Oct 19, 2017 - Annual Registration Fee
The annual registration fee of $120 is due for all YSST swimmers (new and old). The fee covers registration to USA Swimming, additional insurance coverage, a subscription to Splash magazine (a quarte...
Oct 16, 2017 - Session Adjustments for the YSSC Meet this weekend
Below are the session time adjustments for the meet this weekend in Duncan, SC. Saturday AM Warm-up start - 7:30 AM Session Start - 8:15 AM Saturday PM Warm-up start - 12:15 PM Session Start - 1:0...
Oct 14, 2017 - Hotel Info for Capital Classic
Thanks to Amy Pitts for setting up a block of rooms for Capital Classic. See below. Jon, The following is the info on the block of rooms for The Capital Classic meet in Cary on Dec 1st-Dec 3rd. Rese...
Oct 11, 2017 - YSST Entries for the 2017 YSSC October Meet
Below are the links for the YSST entries for the YSSC meet in Duncan on October 21-22, 2017. Click here for the Saturday entries. Click here for the Sunday entries.
Oct 7, 2017 - 2017 Long Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Just another friendly reminder to all about the Long Course Meet Fees. THANKS to the 76% that have made payment. For those that need it, click here for the spreadsheet . PLEASE REMIT PAYMENT AS S...
Oct 7, 2017 - DEADLINE FOR YSSC MEET IS MONDAY
Just a reminder that the deadline to register for the YSSC meet in Duncan, SC on Oct 21-22 is Monday, October 9th.
Sep 30, 2017 - YSST Entries for 2017 WNCY October Opener
YSST has 49 athletes registered for the 2017 WNCY October Opener in Marion, NC on Saturday, October 7th. Click here to view the entry report.
Sep 30, 2017 - YSST 2017 Long Course Meet Fees
Just another friendly reminder to all about the Long Course Meet Fees. THANKS to the 36% that have made payment. For those that need it, click here for the spreadsheet . PLEASE REMIT PAYMENT AS S...
Sep 27, 2017 - YSST 2017 Long Course Meet Fees
Just a friendly reminder to all about the Long Course Meet Fees. THANKS to the 21% that have made payment. For those that need it, click here for the spreadsheet . PLEASE REMIT PAYMENT AS SOON AS...
Sep 17, 2017 - Banquet Video and PowerPoint
Thanks to ALL for a successful YSST 2017 Long Course Banquet!! Below is the powerpoint presentation and a link to the video prepared by Robert Dant. 1 Click here for the link to Robert Dant's vid...
Sep 13, 2017 - 2017 Long Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Click here for the 2017 Long Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet . Please remit payment as soon as possible. Let us know if you have questions.
Sep 6, 2017 - YSST 2017 Long Course Awards Banquet
The YSST 2017 Long Course Awards Banquet is Sunday, September 17th at 5:00 pm at the Hickory Foundation YMCA Teen Center. CLICK HERE FOR FOOD ASSIGNMENTS . We look forward to seeing everyone there...
Sep 4, 2017 - 2017-2018 Short Course Meet Schedule
Aug 30, 2017 - Labor Day Practice Schedule
There will be no practices on Monday, September 4th (Labor Day). There will also be no practices on Saturday, September 2nd for Senior and Gold. Enjoy your holiday weekend!! That rarely happens for...
Aug 23, 2017 - No practice for any group today
There will be no practice for any group today (Wednesday 8/23/17). All aquatic facilities at the Hickory branch are closed for the remainder of the day. This afternoon a child was pulled from the poo...
Aug 23, 2017 - Incident at the Hickory Y
Thanks to all for their patience and understanding today. Below is the updated statement from our CEO Nat Auten. Good Evening, This afternoon, a child was rescued from the pool at the Hickory Found...
Jul 20, 2017 - Practice Schedules and Season Ending Break
Thanks to all for a successful Long Course Season. Practice schedule for the week of July 24th is normal. Schedule for the week of July 31st is below - Senior/Gold/Silver Plus - Monday thru Thursda...
Jul 11, 2017 - 2017 NCS 14 & U LC Champs Updates
YSST has 13 athletes registered for the 2017 North Carolina Swimming 14 & under Long Course Championships being held in Cary, NC on July 13-16, 2017. Click here to view the YSST entries. Click here ...
Jul 9, 2017 - NO PRACTICE MONDAY MORNING 7-10-17
There will be no practice for any group on Monday MORNING 7-10-17. Thanks to everyone for all their help in running the meet this weekend. There will be AFTERNOON practice for Senior Group and High ...
Jul 7, 2017 - YMCA Nationals Parent's Meeting
We will have a YMCA National Team parent meeting this Sunday, July 9th, in the hospitality tent, during finals warmups (4:15 p.m.). Families with national team swimmers (and those hoping to qualify!)...
Jul 6, 2017 - 2017 USRY LC CHAMPS UPDATES
We have 19 Y's attending with 434 athletes. I have attached the final psych sheet, the team list, and the timeline. PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE SOME CHANGES TO WARM UP TIMES. PRELIMS WARM UPS WILL ...
Jul 4, 2017 - YSST Entries for 2017 USRY LC Champs
YSST has 56 athletes registered for the 2017 USRY LC Champs this weekend in Hickory. Click here to view the entries. We are still in need of SEVERAL people for volunteer positions for the weekend....
Jul 3, 2017 - Hospitality Requests for this weekend
Click here for the email from Hospitality coordinator Jonell Fields . We are trying to firm up everything for our home meet this weekend. I (Jon) am personally behind on preparation for this one. I...
Jul 2, 2017 - Dant Shines at World Championship Trials
Ross Dant represented YSST at the World Championship Trials this past week in Indianapolis, IN. Ross competed in 4 events during the week. In the 1500 Free, he dropped 9.84 seconds and finished 1...
Jun 27, 2017 - Sign up for the July 7-9 Home Meet
There are only 24 athletes signed up for our July 7-9 home meet. We are hopeful that many people missed the deadline to sign up. We have extended the sign up date to Friday, June 30th.
Jun 26, 2017 - Hotel Info For NCS 14 & Under Champs
Thanks to Amy Pitts, the Homewood Suites in Cary, NC has extended the date for reservations for YSST's block of rooms until July 9th. See below for more information. Special THANKS to Amy Pitts for...
Jun 20, 2017 - Updates for the 2017 YSSC Firecracker Invitational
YSST has 26 athletes registered for the 2017 YSSC Firecracker Invitational in Duncan, SC this weekend (6/23-25/17). Click here to view the final entries. Warmups will be at 7:30 am all three days fo...
Jun 18, 2017 - NO PRACTICE MONDAY MORNING 6-19-17
There will be no practice for any group on Monday MORNING 6-19-17. Thanks to everyone for all their help in running the meet this weekend. There will be AFTERNOON practice for Senior Group and High ...
Jun 16, 2017 - UPDATES FOR THE 2017 BOB PRATT INVITATIONAL AFTER FRIDAY'S STORMS
Below is the email that went out to visiting teams regarding changes for the weekend after this afternoon's storms. We were able to complete the YSST miles (early session) and the 400 IMs this aftern...
Jun 15, 2017 - NO PRACTICE FOR ANY GROUP TOMORROW
We are pretty sure this message was delivered by the coaching staff, but just in case, there will be no practice tomorrow for any group due to the home meet. WE ARE STILL IN NEED OF TONS OF TIMERS TH...
Jun 14, 2017 - YSST Entries for YSSC Firecracker Invitational
YSST has 20 athletes entered for the YSSC Firecracker Invitational in Duncan, SC on June 23-25. Click here to view the entries.
Jun 14, 2017 - TIMERS NEEDED FOR THIS WEEKEND
We are two days away from the 11th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational here in Hickory. We have almost 400 swimmers registered for the meet. We have a great reputation for hosting meets, and that is a dir...
Jun 12, 2017 - YSST Mile Heats for Friday
YSST will run 3 heats of the mile with YSST only swimmers on Friday before everyone else arrives at the meet. Click here for the heat sheet . Athletes please check with your coach for warmup times....
Jun 11, 2017 - Jimmy Johns for Wednesday College Talk
Hello YSST families- For anyone (parents and/or swimmers) who will be attending the talk on Wednesday night by Gary Taylor, swim Coach at NCSU, I would be happy to go to Jimmy John?s and pick up san...
Jun 9, 2017 - YSST Spring 2017 Short Course Meet Fees
Thanks to the 67.6% of families that have taken care of their 2017 Spring Short Course Meet Fees. For those that have not, click here for the spreadsheet. If you have NOT made payment, please do s...
Jun 7, 2017 - YSST Entries for 11th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
YSST has 64 athletes registered for the 11th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational. Click here to view the entries.
Jun 6, 2017 - College Swimming Presentation
Gary Taylor, Associate Head Coach of NC State, has graciously agreed to give a presentation to YSST athletes and parents about the recruiting process for college swimming. The talk will be at 5:45 pm...
Jun 4, 2017 - Summer (Mornings) Schedule Begins June 12
YSST 2017 LONG COURSE PRACTICE SCHEDULE June 12 - Aug 4 Senior Group 7:00-9:00 AM Monday-Friday 8:00-10:00 AM Saturday 4:00-5:30 PM Mon, Wed, & Thu Dryland 10:00-11:00 AM Tuesday & Thursday Gol...
Jun 4, 2017 - Hospitality Requests
YSST is hosting the 11th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational June16 -18th. We have built a wonderful reputation for our meets and hope to continue our excellence as a host site. We are in the process of f...
May 30, 2017 - YSST 2016-2017 Short Course Banquet Videos
THANKS to all for a great awards banquet last night!! Below are links to the videos presented. Click here for Robert Dant's Team Video for the season . 1 1
May 25, 2017 - More Meet Updates for the WNCY Hula Invitational
From Coach Brian at WNCY - Coaches, We are excited to host all of you for the annual Hula Invitational this weekend in beautiful Asheville! We will hope that the weather clears up and we have blue ski...
May 25, 2017 - YSST 2017 Spring Short Course Meet Fees
Just a friendly reminder to all about the Spring Short Course Meet Fees. THANKS to the 23.6% that have made payment. For those that need it, click here for the spreadsheet. PLEASE REMIT PAYMENT A...
May 24, 2017 - NO PRACTICE FOR ANY GROUP THIS FRIDAY
There will be NO practices for any group on Friday, May 26th due to the meet in Asheville. WE HOPE TO SEE EVERYONE AT THE TEAM BANQUET ON MONDAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
May 23, 2017 - Meet Updates for WNCY Hula Invitational
From the meet director for this weekend: Coaches, Attached you'll find warm-up lane assignments for this weekend. There will be copies posted around the pool deck for your convenience. Additionall...
May 23, 2017 - Open Water Meet (NCS/Zones)
The North Carolina Swimming Open Water Champs and the USA Swimming Southeastern Zone Open Water Champs will be in Seven Lakes, NC next weekend. Caitlin Hefner and Josh Talbert are in the 5k, and Gwen...
May 22, 2017 - THE BANQUET IS ONE WEEK AWAY
Just a reminder to all that the YSST 2016-2017 Short Course Awards Banquet is only a week away. We hope to see EVERYONE at the event!! Robert is working on the team video for the season!! Rachael i...
May 20, 2017 - Reminder that Bobby and Logan are requesting help tomorrow evening
From our Aquatic Directors Bobby and Logan - Swim Team Families: We would like to invite you to enjoy the outdoor pool this Sunday, May 21st from 5p - 7p. We are asking for your help in preparing...
May 17, 2017 - 2017 WNCY Hula Invitational
YSST has 44 athletes registered for the 2017 WNCY Hula Invitational in Asheville, NC on May 26-28. Click here to view the entries.
May 15, 2017 - Bobby and Logan are requesting team support on Sunday
From our Aquatic Directors Bobby and Logan - Swim Team Families: We would like to invite you to enjoy the outdoor pool this Sunday, May 21st from 5p - 7p. We are asking for your help in preparing...
May 15, 2017 - YMCA Annual Meeting
The YMCA of Catawba Valley's Annual Meeting/Dinner will be Tuesday, May 23rd at Moretz Mills from 6:00-8:00 pm. The team has been charged with the task of filling a table of eight. Seats are $20 eac...
May 12, 2017 - Dant named Student Athlete of the week by WCNC
Ross Dant was named the Student Athlete of the week by WCNC (NBC affiliate in Charlotte). Below is the link to the piece that aired tonight. http://www.wcnc.com/sports/hickorys-dant-chasing-dream-in-...
May 11, 2017 - YSST 2017 Long Course Meet Schedule
YSST 2017 LONG COURSE MEET SCHEDULE Dates Ages Event Location May 26-28 All WNCY Hula Invitational Asheville, NC May 29 All YSST Short Course Awards Banquet Hickory, NC June 2-4 All NCS Open Wat...
May 9, 2017 - WHKY First Talk Radio Interview for YSST
Ross Dant and Coach Jolley had the opportunity to promote the team on the WHKY First Talk radio program this morning. Below is the audio from the program. 1
May 8, 2017 - Spring 2017 Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Click here for the Spring 2017 Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet . Please remit payment as soon as possible. Let us know if you have questions.
May 8, 2017 - YSST 2016-2017 Awards Banquet
The YSST 2016-2017 Short Course Awards Banquet is Monday, May 29th at 5:00 pm at the Hickory Foundation YMCA Teen Center. CLICK HERE FOR FOOD ASSIGNMENTS . We look forward to seeing everyone ...
May 2, 2017 - Hickory Daily Record Article
May 1, 2017 - YSST Formal
This year, YSST will be holding a formal for all swimmers that are in 9th grade or above and alum. One guest for each swimmer is invited as well. The formal will be held at the C.O. Miller Teen Cent...
Apr 28, 2017 - Hotel Info For NCS 14 & Under Champs
Special THANKS to Amy Pitts for setting up a block of rooms for the Long Course NCS 14 & Under Champs. Info below.......... The last day to make reservations with the discounted rate is June 14, ...
Apr 17, 2017 - Officials Clinic
Parents, It takes many volunteers to run a swim meet. Each year YSST hosts several swim meets and part of that responsibility is having an adequate number of officials to make sure that the swimmers ...
Mar 29, 2017 - YSST 2016-2017 SCY Top Times Report updated 3-29-17
Click here to view the YSST 2016-2017 SCY Top Times Report updated on 3/29/17.
Mar 27, 2017 - Raising Funds for Lupus - Sydney Karre
Former YSST swimmer Sydney Karre, sister of Paul Karre, has been suffering from atypical manifestation of SLE for four years. This form of Lupus is very severe and has changed this 19 year old's life ...
Mar 27, 2017 - Practice Schedule for the week of April 3-7
Practice Schedule for the week of April 3-7 is as follows - Gold and Silver Plus will be 4:00-5:30 pm Monday-Friday. Silver and Bronze will be on the normal schedule. The spring break will be the week...
Mar 24, 2017 - Volunteers Needed For Special Olympics
Swimmers and parents, We have an opportunity to give back to the sport we love by volunteering to time and help with clerk of course for a Special Olympics swim meet on Saturday, April 1, 2017. The...
Mar 22, 2017 - NO PRACTICES ON FRIDAY
Due to the Regional Y Champs in Duncan, SC this weekend, there will be no practice for Gold, Silver Plus, Silver, or Bronze on Friday (3-24-17).
Mar 20, 2017 - 2017 USRY Meet Updates
Warm up times have been changed for some sessions this weekend. YSST warm up times are as follows - Thursday 4:00 pm. Friday and Sunday mornings 7:30 am. Saturday morning 8:15 am. All 12 & under s...
Mar 16, 2017 - YSST Entries for 2017 USRY SC Champs
YSST has 28 athletes registered for the 2017 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships in Duncan, SC on March 23-26, 2017. Click here to view the entries .
Mar 6, 2017 - YSST SPRING BREAK
The YSST Spring Break between the Short Course and Long Course seasons will be the weeks of April 10th and April 17th. There will be no practice for any groups those two weeks. The normal schedule w...
Mar 4, 2017 - SUNDAY MORNING WARM UP CHANGES FOR GYSSA
The Sunday morning warm ups for the GYSSA meet in Greensboro HAVE BEEN CHANGED FROM 7:00 am to 8:00 am with a meet start time of 9:00 am.
Feb 28, 2017 - GYSSA Champs Updates
YSST has 12 athletes registered for the 2017 GYSSA Championships in Greensboro this weekend. Click here to view the entries .
Feb 22, 2017 - NCS 14 & U Champs Updates
YSST warmup schedule is as follows: Thursday - 4:30 pm Friday prelims - 7:00 am Friday afternoon - 12:00 noon Friday finals - 4:30 pm Saturday prelims - 7:30 am Saturday afternoon - 12:00 noon Saturda...
Feb 22, 2017 - Class of 2017
In 3 short months, we will celebrate the Class of 2017 at the short course banquet. Please share your photos of SOPHIA CHERKEZ, EMMALINE PETERSON, MARISSA TAYLOR and MALY SHORES and their families. Fl...
Feb 10, 2017 - TIMERS NEEDED AND PARKING INFO
We are hosting the largest meet of the year this weekend in Hickory. We have 482 swimmers registered for the meet. We have three rooms for overflow - the Childwatch room, the TRX room, and the Aerob...
Feb 4, 2017 - Hospitality For Next Weekend
YSST is hosting the 3rd Annual Chris Peterson Invitational. We?ve built a wonderful reputation for our meets, but we all know ?it takes a village!? I am in the p...
Feb 2, 2017 - YMCA Long Course National Hotel Rooms
Hello, YSST Families, Here is the Long Course YNAT Hotel Information: (I know! We haven?t even gone to short course yet, but in order to get the best rate, please keep reading and act quickly ). ...
Feb 1, 2017 - 3rd Annual Chris Peterson Invitational
YSST has 58 athletes registered for the 3rd Annual Chris Peterson Invitational in Hickory on February 11-12. Click here to view the entries . THIS IS A TEAM HOSTED EVENT. YSST has a great reputati...
Jan 13, 2017 - Y Nationals Hotel Rooms
Hello YSST families- Just a reminder that the room block for Y-Nationals will be releasing on February 17 th ,- if you would like to stay in this block (Residence Inn at the Greensboro airport), ple...
Jan 7, 2017 - Hotel Info For NCS 14 & Under Champs
THANKS to Amy Pitts for setting up a block of hotel rooms for the NCS 14 & Under Short Course Championships. See below. The following is the info on the block of rooms for the Age Group Championshi...
Oct 24, 2016 - Hotel Info For YMCA Nationals
Hello YSST parents- Here is the housing informant for spring Y-nats- April 3-7. This year, we will be staying at the Residence Inn (right across the parking lot from where we have stayed in the past...
Aug 8, 2015 - YMCA Nationals and USA Swimming Southern Zone Champs Recap
Oct 8, 2014 - Silver Plus Challenge Set 10-8-14
Silver Plus did a challenge set today. It was 12 X 75 Stroke on 2:00. The goal was to be as fast as possible with the smallest range in times. There are two tables below - one ranks the averages an...
Sep 29, 2014 - YSST Entries for 2014 WNCY October Opener
YSST has 66 athletes registered for the 2014 WNCY October Opener on Saturday, October 4th in Marion, NC at the Corpening YMCA. Warm ups are at 1:00 pm with a 2:00 pm start. Click here to view the ...
Sep 28, 2014 - This video is worth 3 minutes and 30 seconds of your time
Many of you have probably already seen this video. If not, it is worth the 3 minutes and 30 seconds of your time. 1
Sep 27, 2014 - Eight YSST swimmers recognized at the North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet
Eight YSST swimmers were recognized at the North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet in Cary, NC on September 27th. Congratulations to Ross Dant, Anna Durak, Emmaline Peterson, and Sava Turcanu for bein...
Sep 23, 2014 - YSST 2014 Long Course Meet Fees
Click here for the YSST 2014 Summer Long Course Meet Fees.
Sep 15, 2014 - 2014 YSST Long Course Banquet
Thanks to all for making the 2014 Long Course Banquet a success!!! Below are the picture of the special awards winners, Robert Dant's video (THANKS ROBERT!!!), and the powerpoint. Congratulations to...
Sep 8, 2014 - YSST Long Course Awards Banquet
The YSST 2014 Long Course Awards Banquet is this Sunday (9/14/14) at 5:00 pm at the Hickory Foundation YMCA Teen Center. Click here for food assignments . We look forward to seeing everyone there t...
Aug 19, 2014 - YSST 2014-2015 Short Course Meet Schedule
Aug 9, 2014 - Six IMX Scores From Long Course 2014 Better Than Team Records
Six YSST swimmers had IMX scores that surpassed team records this summer. Ross Dant set a new record for 13 year old males with a score of 4537. The previous record was held by Cory Spencer from 201...
Aug 8, 2014 - YMCA Nationals Recap
Brian Aberle, Faith Hefner, Sam Melnyk, Emmaline Peterson, Marinela Procopii, Maly Shores, Marissa Taylor, Maria Turcanu, and Emma Weisgerber represtented YSST at the 2014 YMCA Long Course National Ch...
Aug 8, 2014 - Southern Zones Recap
Anna Durak and Sophia Cherkez represented both YSST and Team North Carolina at the Southern Zone Championships in San Antonio, TX from July 29th to August 2nd. They set 7 team records at the meet. ...
Aug 8, 2014 - YSST Final 2014 Long Course Top Times Report
Click here for the final YSST 2014 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 8-8-14.
Aug 7, 2014 - YSST Annual Lock-in is August 22nd
7th ANNUAL TEAM LOCK-IN is August 22 ! Drop off is 7:00 p.m. Friday - Pick up is 8:00 a.m. Saturday $5 at the door helps cover the cost of pizza and games (Siblings are welcome until 10:00 p.m.!) Pa...
Jul 21, 2014 - Season Ending Break
Congratulations to ALL YSST swimmers for a successful 2014 Long Course Season. The season ending break will be the weeks of July 28th, August 4th, and August 11th. There will be no practice for any ...
Jul 21, 2014 - NCS 14 & Under Champs Summary
Congratulations to the YSST North Carolina Swimming 14 & under Championship team of Sean Aberle, John Cherkez, Sophia Cherkez, Ross Dant, Anna Durak, Faith Hefner, Ruth Hullette, Stephan Procopii, and...
Jul 3, 2014 - YSST Entries for 2014 YMCA LC Regional Champs
YSST has 71 athletes registered for the 2014 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships in Hickory on July 11-13. Click here to view the entries.
Jun 22, 2014 - Psych Sheet for 59th Annual Eastern Invitational
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 59th Annual Eastern Invitational.
Jun 19, 2014 - Updated YSST Entries for the 59th Annual Eastern Invitational
YSST has 35 athletes registered for the 59th Annual Eastern Invitational in Greensboro on June 26-29. Click here to view the entries.
Jun 19, 2014 - Hitchcock breaks two team records at the 8th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
Drew Hitchcock broke two team records at the 8th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational. He set new standards in the 8 & under boys 50 and 100 meter butterfly events. The previous record for the 50 Fly was s...
Jun 19, 2014 - YSST 2014 LC Top Times Report - Updated 6-19-14
Click here to view the YSST 2014 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 6-19-14.
Jun 19, 2014 - Peterson finishes 24th at the USA Swimming Open Water Nationals
Congratulations to Emmaline Peterson for her performance at the USA Swimming Open Water 5k National Championships in California. She finished 24th overall and 15th among 18 & unders.
Jun 11, 2014 - YSST Entries for 59th Annual Eastern Invitational
YSST has 38 athletes registered for the 59th Annual Eastern Invitational in Greensboro on June 26-29. Click here to view the entries.
Jun 6, 2014 - Revised YSST Entries for 8th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
Click here to view the revised YSST entries for the 8th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational as of 6-6-14. Click here to view the revised psych sheet as of 6-6-14.
May 26, 2014 - YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Awards Banquet Video
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May 18, 2014 - YWNC Hula Invitational
YSST has 53 athletes signed up for the 2014 YWNC Hula Invitational in Asheville on May 23-25. Click here to view the entries.
May 9, 2014 - Senior Group Timed 1000 5-9-14
The Senior Group did a timed 1000 as part of practice today. The results are below. Ross Dant 10:30.1 Emmaline Peterson 10:44.7 Sam Melnyk 10:47.2 Anna Durak 10:55.3 Sophia Cherkez 10:59.1 Faith Hefn...
Apr 19, 2014 - 2014 Spring Short Course Meet Fees
Click here for the YSST 2014 Spring Short Course meet fees.
Apr 14, 2014 - Six Swimmers Finish Short Course Season with IMX Scores Under Team Records
Six swimmers finished the 2013-2014 Short Course Season with IMX scores under team records. 14 year old girls - The previous record was set by Maria Turcanu in 2012-2013 with a score of 3851. This pa...
Apr 5, 2014 - YSST Final 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report
Click here to view the final YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 4/5/14).
Apr 5, 2014 - YMCA Nationals Recap
Congratulations to the YSST YMCA National Team of Sophia Cherkez, Anna Durak, Sam Melnyk, Emmaline Peterson, Marinela Procopii, Maly Shores, Maria Turcanu, and Emma Weisgerber. 1476 swimmers attended...
Mar 19, 2014 - YSST Spring Break
The YSST Spring Break will be the weeks of April 7th and 14th. There will be no practice for any group from April 5th through April 20th. Normal practices will resume on Monday, April 21st. Group c...
Mar 11, 2014 - MEET UPDATES FOR THE Y REGIONAL MEET THIS WEEKEND
YSST Warmup times for the Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships in Rock Hill, SC this weekend are below. THU - 4:00 PM FRI 13 & Over Prelims - 8:10 AM FRI 12 & Under - 12:45 PM SAT 13 & Over Pre...
Mar 9, 2014 - YSST 2013-2014 SCY Top Times Report (updated 3-9-14)
Click here to view the YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 3-9-14.
Mar 3, 2014 - B/C States Meet Updates
YSST has 10 athletes registered for the HPSC B/C States meet in Greensboro on March 8-9. Click here to view the entries. See below for updates from the meet director. Click here for the pool la...
Mar 3, 2014 - YSST Entries for 2014 Regional Y Champs
YSST has 28 athletes registered for the 2014 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships in Rock Hil, SC on March 13-16. Click here to view the entries.
Feb 19, 2014 - New State Record and 14 Swims Under Team Records at NCS 14 & U Champs
YSST was very well represented at the 2014 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Short Course Championships. Congratulations to Sophia Cherkez, Ross Dant, Anna Durak, Lauren Ferner, Caitlin Hefner, Faith...
Feb 19, 2014 - YSST 2013-2014 SCY Top Times Report (updated 2-19-14)
Click here to view the YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 2-19-14.
Jan 30, 2014 - YSST Entries for 2014 YSST Winter Invitational
YSST has 50 athletes registered for the 2014 YSST Winter Invitational. Click here to view the entries . We will need help from YSST families that are not swimming in the morning sessions. We only ...
Jan 28, 2014 - Marinela Procopii signs with Wingate University
Congratulations to Marinela Procopii for signing with Wingate University!!
Jan 22, 2014 - YSST 2013-2014 SCY Top Times Report (updated 1-22-14)
Click here to view the YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 1/22/14.
Jan 15, 2014 - 2014 Y-States Meet Updates
YSST Warmup times for the weekend: FRI - 4:30 PM SAT AM - 7:40 AM SAT PM - 12:45 PM SUN AM - 7:40 AM SUN PM - 1:00 PM Click here for the psych sheet for the meet Click here for the projected timeline ...
Jan 8, 2014 - YSST Entries for 2014 Y States
YSST has 43 athletes registered for the 2014 Y States meet. Click here to view the entries.
Dec 18, 2013 - YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 12-18-13)
Click here to view the YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 12-18-13.
Dec 15, 2013 - YSST 2013 Fall Short Course Meet Fees
Click here for the YSST 2013 Fall Short Course Meet Fees.
Dec 15, 2013 - USA Swimming Junior Nationals Recap
YSST had great swims at the 2013 USA Swimming Junior Nationals. The 800 Free Relay of Maria Turcanu, Anna Durak, Emmaline Peterson, and Maly Shores had a huge drop at the Capital Classic to qualify f...
Dec 15, 2013 - Capital Classic Recap
YSST had awesome performances at the Capital Classic. This meet is the the third fastest YMCA meet in the country behind the two Y National meets. For the weekend, YSST swims were 91% lifetime best ...
Dec 15, 2013 - YSST Named a Bronze Medal Club by USA Swimming for the 3rd Consecutive Year
YSST has been recognized as a Bronze Medal Club for 2014 with the USA Swimming Club Excellence program. This is the third year in a row for this accomplishment. We were one of 6 clubs from North Car...
Dec 11, 2013 - 2013 CHY Holiday Meet Updates
WARMUP ASSIGNMENTS PSYCH SHEET TIMELINE From the Meet Host - Hello, Coaches! Thank you for choosing to attend our holiday meet this weekend. I have attached the psych sheet, timeline and warm-up as...
Dec 9, 2013 - YSST 2013 Christmas Practice Schedule
Click here for the 2013 YSST Christmas Practice Schedule.
Dec 5, 2013 - YSST Entries for 2013 CHY Holiday Meet
YSST has 19 athletes registered for the 2013 CHY Holiday Meet. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 30, 2013 - Psych Sheet for 21st Annual Capital Classic
Click here for the preliminary psych sheet for the 21st Annual Capital Classic.
Nov 24, 2013 - YSST Entries for the 21st Annual Capital Classic
YSST has 15 athletes registered for the 21st Annual Capital Classic hosted by YOTA in Cary on Dec 6-8, 2013. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 21, 2013 - Nutrition Tips for Swimmers
Click here for some nutrition tips for swimmers compiled by Coach Andi.
Nov 18, 2013 - Hefner and Peterson set new team records
5 new team records were set the last two weekends. Last Sunday, Faith Hefner set a new team record in the 11-12 girls 100 Fly. The old record was set in 1984 by Coach Cathy. This weekend, Emmaline Pe...
Nov 18, 2013 - YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (updated 11-18-13)
Click here to view the YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 11-18-13.
Nov 18, 2013 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
2013 Thanksgiving Practice Schedule Monday (11/25/13) Senior 3:30-5:30 pm Gold 3:30-5:30 pm ...
Nov 3, 2013 - YSST Entries for 5th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
YSST has 46 athletes registered for the 5th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational. Click here to view the entries.
Oct 21, 2013 - YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (updated 10-21-13)
Click here to view the YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 10/21/13.
Oct 9, 2013 - YSSC Dual/Invitational Meet Updates
The YSSC Dual/Invitational is October 19-20, 2013 in Duncan, SC. YSST has 37 athletes registered for Saturday. Click here for the team entries for Saturday. YSST has 38 athletes registered for S...
Oct 9, 2013 - 2013 YWNC October Opener Results
YSST had 67 athletes compete at the 2013 YWNC October Opener. It was a great start to the short course season. Click here for the complete results.
Sep 27, 2013 - 2013 YWNC October Opener
YSST has 65 athletes registered for the YWNC October Opener in Marion on Saturday, October 5th. Click here to view the entries.
Sep 23, 2013 - Carolina Cycle Challenge
YSST has always supported the Brett's Ride. The event is now called the Carolina Cycle Challenge, It is for a GREAT cause, and we STRONGLY encourage people to attend. Click here for more informat...
Sep 23, 2013 - Ross Dant recognized as a NCS All-Star
The North Carolina Swimming Awards banquet was held this past weekend in Raleigh, NC. Ross Dant and Sava Turcanu were recognized as NCS All-Stars at the event. Congrats to both for their accomplishm...
Sep 18, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Meet Fees
Click here for the YSST 2013 Long Course Meet Fees.
Sep 16, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Banquet Video
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Sep 4, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Banquet
2013 LONG COURSE BANQUET Sunday, September 15, 2013 5:00 p.m. Hickory Foundation YMCA Teen Center IF YOUR SWIMMER'S LAST NAME STARTS WITH A-L, please bring a main dish and dessert. IF ...
Aug 28, 2013 - NO PRACTICE ON LABOR DAY
There will be no practice for any group on Labor Day (Monday 9/2/13). Enjoy your holiday!!
Aug 28, 2013 - YSST Entries for the 2013 Carolina Cup Open Water Swim
YSST has 16 athletes registered for the 2013 Carolina Cup Open Water Swim on September 7th at Seven Lakes, NC. Click here to view the entries.
Aug 26, 2013 - YSST 2013-2014 Short Course Meet Schedule
Click here for the 2013-2014 YSST Short Course Meet Schedule (September - April).
Aug 21, 2013 - New Video from the team iPad
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Aug 13, 2013 - YSST IMX Records
Six swimmers set new marks for the YSST Long Course IMX Records. Sophia Cherkez posted a score of 4331 for the 13 yr old girl division. That is an all-time high score for any YSST female for Long Co...
Aug 11, 2013 - Sophia Cherkez and Sava Turcanu set new team records
Congratulations to Sophia Cherkez and Sava Turcanu for setting new team records at the 2013 YMCA Long Course National Championships. Sophia set a new mark in the 13/14 female 200 Fly, and Sava set ne...
Aug 11, 2013 - Maria Turcanu Scores in Three Events at Zones
Congratulations to Maria Turcanu for being selected to the North Carolina Swimming team for the Southeastern Zone Championships. She scored in three events - 7th in the 400 IM and 8th in the 400 Free...
Aug 11, 2013 - 2013 YMCA Long Course Nationals Summary
Congratulations to the YSST 2013 YMCA Long Course National team of Brian Aberle, Sophia Cherkez, Anna Durak, Lauren Ferner, Ryan Ferner, Emmaline Peterson, Jake Pierce, Marinela Procopii, Maly Shores,...
Aug 11, 2013 - YSST 2013 Final Long Course Top Times Report
Click here for the final YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 8-12-13.
Aug 1, 2013 - Red & Blue Meet Results
Congratulations to all who swam in our Red & Blue meet today. Results can be found here. We had many new unofficial best times. Thank you to all those who volunteered as timers, officials, and ph...
Jul 23, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated 7-23-13
Click here to view the YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 7-23-13.
Jul 23, 2013 - End of Season Break
The season ending break will be the weeks of August 5th and August 12th. We will resume practices on Monday, August 19th with the short course practice schedule . Any group changes will be announce...
Jul 16, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated 7-16-13
Click here to view the YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 7-16-13.
Jul 16, 2013 - 2013 Upper SE Regional YMCA Long Course Champs
YSST has 64 athletes registered for the 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships here in Hickory this weekend (July 19-21). THIS IS A YSST HOSTED EVENT. There are 365 total swimm...
Jul 16, 2013 - Summary of 2013 NCS 14 & U LC Champs
YSST had 13 athletes compete at the 2013 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Long Championships in Greensboro, NC on July 11-14. Angel Arredondo, Sophia Cherkez, Anna Durak, Lauren Ferner, Caitlin Hef...
Jul 6, 2013 - YSST Entries for the 2013 NCS LC 14 & Under Champs
YSST has 13 athletes registered for the North Carolina Swimming Long Course 14 & Under Championships in Greensboro on July 11-14. Click here to view the individual entries. Click here to view th...
Jul 2, 2013 - Video from the new team iPad
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Jun 30, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated 6-30-13
Click here to view the YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 6-30-13.
Jun 30, 2013 - Durak Sets New Team Record
Anna Durak set a new team record this weekend in Charlotte for the 13-14 girls 100 Free. The old record was set by Sarah Bates in 1987. The team records have been updated. Congrats Anna!!!!
Jun 20, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2013 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 6/20/13.
Jun 20, 2013 - YSST Entries for the 2013 NC State Games
YSST has 41 athletes registered for the 2013 NC State Games in Charlotte, NC on June 29-30, 2013. Click here to view the team entries.
Jun 20, 2013 - 7th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational Results
Click here for the complete results of the 7th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational held in Hickory on June 14-16, 2013.
Jun 7, 2013 - YSST Entries for the 7th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
YSST has 73 athletes registered for the 7th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational in Hickory on June 14-16, 2013. Click here to view the entries.
May 16, 2013 - YSST Entries for the 2013 YWNC Hula Invitational
YSST has 56 athletes registered for the 2013 YWNC Hula Invitational in Asheville on May 24-26. Click here to view the entries.
May 13, 2013 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Awards Banquet
2012-2013 SHORT COURSE AWARDS BANQUET Monday, May 27, 2013 5:00 p.m. Teen Center at the Hickory YMCA IF YOUR SWIMMER'S LAST NAME STARTS WITH A-L, please bring a main dish and dessert. I...
May 1, 2013 - YSST 2013 Spring Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST 2013 Spring meet fees spreadsheet.
Apr 29, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Practice Schedule
YSST 2013 LONG COURSE PRACTICE SCHEDULE April 22 - May 24 Senior Group 3:30-5:30 PM Monday-Friday 5:30-6:30 AM Tuesday and Thursday 8:00-10:00 AM Saturday Dryland 5:40-6:30 PM Monday an...
Apr 29, 2013 - YSST 2013 Long Course Meet Schedule
YSST 2013 LONG COURSE MEET SCHEDULE Dates Ages Event Location May 9-12 Elite Charlotte UltraSwim Charlotte, NC May 24-26 All YWNC Hula Invitational Asheville, NC May 27 All YSST Short Course Awa...
Apr 28, 2013 - YSST named Level 4 in the USA Swimming Club Recognition program
YSST has achieved Level 4 in the USA Swimming Club Recognition program. This is the highest possible level in the program. We are the 4th team in North Carolina, the 7th YMCA in the country, and the...
Apr 20, 2013 - Six IMX Team Records Set in 2012-2013
Six IMX team records were set during the 2012-2013 short course season. Ten athletes surpassed the previous records. The 11 yr old girls record was set in 2009-2010 by Emma Weisgerber with a score o...
Apr 14, 2013 - Nine Team Records Fall at Y Nationals
Nine new team records were set at the 2013 YMCA Short Course National Championships in Greensboro. Maria Turcanu - 13/14 500 Free, 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 IM, and Open 500 Free Marinela Procopii - Op...
Apr 14, 2013 - YSST 2012-2013 Final Top Times Report
Click here for the final YSST 2012-2013 Top Times Report.
Mar 21, 2013 - SPRING BREAK
The annual Spring Break for YSST will be the weeks of April 8th and 15th. There will be no practice for any group during those two weeks. Normal practices will resume on Monday, April 22nd.
Mar 21, 2013 - Dant, Cherkez, and Peterson set new team records
Two team records were set at the 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships in Rock Hill. The 11-12 boys 200 back record was set in 1984 by Michael Cline (2:11.37). Ross Dant went ...
Mar 21, 2013 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 3/21/13)
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 3/21/13.
Mar 13, 2013 - YSST WARMUP TIMES FOR THE 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Champs
YSST WARMUP TIMES for the 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships to be held in Rock Hill, SC on March 14-17, 2013. Thursday - 4:00 PM Friday preliminaries (13 & over) - 8:00 A...
Mar 11, 2013 - Psych Sheet for the 2013 USRY SC Champs
Click here to view the preliminary psych sheet for the 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships.
Mar 6, 2013 - YSST Entries for 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Champs
YSST has 37 athletes registered for the 2013 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships to be held in Rock Hill, SC on March 14-17. Click here to view the entries.
Mar 3, 2013 - 28 New YMCA Regional Times at GYSSA
The Greater YMCA Sunbelt Swimming Championships were held on March 1 - 3 in Hillsborough. Congratulations to the YSST team of Jaclyn Bowers, Polina Cherkez, Annamarie Eustice, Lauren Ferner, Ryan Fer...
Mar 3, 2013 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 3-3-13)
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 3-3-13.
Feb 26, 2013 - Seven New Team Records set by Peterson and Turcanu
Seven new team records were set at the North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Championships in Cary. Emmaline Peterson (13/14 female 500, 1000, 1650 Free, as well as Open 1000 and 1650 Free) Maria Turcanu...
Feb 26, 2013 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 2-26-13)
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Top Times Report updated on 2-26-13.
Feb 20, 2013 - YSST Entries for 2013 GYSSA Champs
YSST has 20 athletes registered for the 2013 GYSSA Champs in Hillsborough on March 1-3. Click here to view the entries.
Feb 11, 2013 - YSST Entries for NCS 14 & Under Champs
YSST has 13 swimmers registered for the North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Championships this weekend in Cary. Click here to view the entries. The psych sheet should be posted within the next 24 h...
Feb 11, 2013 - Preliminary Psych Sheet for NCS 14 & Unders
Click here for the preliminary psych sheet for the NCS 14 & Under Championships this weekend.
Feb 5, 2013 - Coach Gibb's son Nathan to play football at Columbia
Congratulations to Nathan Gibbs (Dryland Coach Lee Gibb's son) who will be playing football next year for Columbia University. Nathan is also the recepient of the Gary and Mary Hogue scholarship awar...
Feb 4, 2013 - GSA/NSS/YSST Virtual Set 4
GSA/NSS/YSST Virtual Set 4 was 5 X 200 IMs on 5:00. On each swim, the score was the number of seconds over each swimmer's personal best time. Click here for the YSST results. Complete results wil...
Feb 1, 2013 - Complete Results for Virtual Set 2 GSA/NSS/YSST
Click here for complete results from Virtual Set 2 with GSA, NSS, and YSST. The set was 3 X 1650s. #1 was 50 fast/50 EZ, 25 fast/25 EZ, #2 was descend the 550s 1-3, and #3 was broken at the 200s for ...
Feb 1, 2013 - Complete Results for Virtual Set 3 GSA/NSS/YSST
Click here for complete results of Virtual Set 3 with GSA, NSS, and YSST. The set was 8 X 100 on 8:00. The goal is to have the fastest possible average and smallest possible range between 100s.
Feb 1, 2013 - 2013 YSST Winter Invitational
The 2013 YSST Winter Invitational is February 9th and 10th. YSST has 50 athletes registered for the meet. Click here for the YSST entry list. Click here for the psych sheet. The athlete count ...
Jan 24, 2013 - GSA/NSS/YSST Virtual Set on 1/24/13
Virtual Set #3 for GSA/NSS/YSST was 8 X 100's on 8:00. Swimmers had to choose one stroke for the set. The goal was the fastest possible average and the lowest range. Click here for the YSST resul...
Jan 24, 2013 - New Collegiate YSST Page Added
Coach Lee created a new page on the website today recognizing YSST swimmers who have furthered their swimming careers in college. This list is a work in progress. You can find the page as a submenu ...
Jan 21, 2013 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 1-21-13)
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 1-21-13.
Jan 20, 2013 - 2013 Y-States Results
Congratulations to the 38 YSST swimmers that competed at Y-States this weekend. 15 teams attended the meet. YSST was 3rd overall and 1st in the small team category. High Point Age Group winners fro...
Jan 17, 2013 - GSA/NSS/YSST Virtual Set on 1/17/13
GSA/NSS/YSST Virtual Set #2 1/17/13 3 X 1650's #1 - 50 FAST/50 EASY, 25 FAST/25 EASY (11 times) #2 - Descend 550's 1-3 (10 seconds rest after each) #3 - Broken at the 200's for 5 seconds Reported ti...
Jan 16, 2013 - 2013 Y-States Meet Updates
Click here for the warmup assignments for the weekend. PLEASE be on time for each warmup time. Click here for the timeline for the meet. Three notes from the meet host - 1) There is no parki...
Jan 13, 2013 - YSST/GSA/NSS Results for 1-09-13
Click here for the complete results compiled by Kevin (GSA) for the YSST/GSA/NSS Challenge Set on 1/9/13.
Jan 10, 2013 - YSST Entries for 2013 Y-States
YSST has 37 athletes registered for the 2013 Y-States meet in Hillsborough on January 18-20, 2013. Click here to view the entries.
Jan 9, 2013 - YSST IMX Records Updated
The YSST IMX team records have been updated. Four team records were broken during the 2012 Long Course season - Sava Turcanu (17 yr old male), Maria Turcanu (13 yr old female), Marinela Procopii (16 ...
Jan 9, 2013 - GSA/NSS/YSST Virtual Set on 1/9/13
A new twist for 2013 is a virtual set challenge with GSA, NSS, and YSST. Once a week, each team will complete the set for the week with data compiled showing results for all three teams. The Senior ...
Jan 1, 2013 - Eight YSST swimmers selected for the North Carolina Swimming IMX Camp
Eight YSST swimmers have been selected to attend the North Carolina Swimming IMX Camp in Greensboro on January 5-6. This camp brings together the top IMX performers in North Carolina for the 11, 12, ...
Dec 18, 2012 - Capital Classic Summary
YSST had 11 athletes compete at the 2012 YOTA Capital Classic. It was a great meet for the team. The summary is below. 10 New Team Records - Maria Turcanu (13/14 500 Free, 100 Breast, and 200 Breas...
Dec 17, 2012 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 12-17-12)
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 12-17-12.
Dec 9, 2012 - 2012 Capital Classic Preliminary Psych Sheet
Click here for the preliminary psych sheet for the 2012 Capital Classic.
Dec 5, 2012 - YSST 2012 Fall Short Course Meet Fees
Click here for the 2012 YSST Fall Short Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet.
Dec 5, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 Capital Classic
YSST has 11 athletes registered for the 2012 YOTA Capital Classic in Cary, NC on Dec 14-16. Click here for the YSST entries.
Dec 5, 2012 - YSST 2012 Christmas Practice Schedule
Click here for the 2012 YSST Christmas Practice Schedule.
Dec 4, 2012 - Psych Sheet for 2012 WAVE Winter Classic
Click here for the psych sheet for the 2012 WAVE Winter Invitational.
Nov 29, 2012 - Warmup assignments for the 2012 CHY Holiday Invitational
Click here for the warmup assignments for the 2012 CHY Holiday Invitational. YSST warmups: Fri PM 4:30 PM Sat AM 7:50 AM Sat PM 12:30 PM Sun AM 7:50 AM Sun PM 12:55 PM
Nov 28, 2012 - 2012 CHY Holiday Invitational Psych Sheet
Click here for the 2012 CHY Holiday Invitational Psych Sheet.
Nov 27, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 WAVE Winter Classic
YSST has 11 athletes registered for the 2012 WAVE Winter Classic. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 20, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 CHY Holiday Meet
YSST has 17 athletes registered for the 2012 CHY Holiday Meet. Click here for the entry list.
Nov 20, 2012 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Yards Top Time Report updated on 11-20-12.
Nov 18, 2012 - Ten Ways For The Swim Parent To Sabotage Their Child's Swimming Career
Click here for an article written by the Executive Director of the American Swim Coaches Association. Food for thought for parents, swimmers, and coaches. If you are a veteran YSST parent, you hav...
Nov 13, 2012 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
2012 Thanksgiving Practice Schedule Monday (11/19/12) Senior 3:30-5:30 pm Gold 3:30-5:30 pm ...
Nov 12, 2012 - Meet Updates for 2012 John Gordon Dewey Invitational
YSST has 23 athletes registered for the 2012 John Gordon Dewey Invitational in Greensboro on November 17-18, 2012. THE WARMUP TIMES AND SESSION TIMES HAVE BEEN ALTERED FOR THE MEET. SAT AM WARMUPS AR...
Nov 11, 2012 - 4th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational Results
481 athletes competed in the 4th Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational in Hickory on November 10-11, 2012. Click here for the complete results.
Nov 11, 2012 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report updated on 11-11-12.
Nov 3, 2012 - Senior/Gold Group Test Set
Click here for the results of the Senior/Gold Test Set on Saturday 11/3/12.
Oct 25, 2012 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Top Times Report
Click here for the YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 10/25/12.
Oct 25, 2012 - YSSC Meet Results
Click here for the results from the YSSC meet on Saturday, October 20th, 2012. Click here for the results from the YSSC meet on Sunday, October 21st, 2012.
Oct 18, 2012 - Part 3 of the YSST 2012 Long Course Awards Banquet Video
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Oct 18, 2012 - Part 1 of the YSST 2012 Long Course Awards Banquet Video
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Oct 18, 2012 - Part 2 of the YSST 2012 Long Course Awards Banquet Video
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Oct 16, 2012 - YSSC Meet Updates
YSSC Meet Updates - Click here for the Warmup assignments for the weekend. Click here for the Saturday psych sheet. Click here for the Sunday psych sheet.
Oct 10, 2012 - YSSC Meets on October 20 and 21
YSST has 39 athletes registered for the YSSC meets in Duncan, SC on October 20th and 21st. Click here for the Individual entries for Saturday. Click here for the Relay entries for Saturday. Cli...
Oct 6, 2012 - October Opener Results
YSST had 59 athletes compete at the 2012 YWNC October Opener in Marion, NC on October 6th. Click here for the complete results.
Oct 3, 2012 - Heat Sheet for 2012 YWNC October Opener
Heat Sheets will NOT be available at the 2012 YWNC October Opener this Saturday (10/6/12) in Marion. Click here to view and print a copy of the heat sheet to take to the meet.
Oct 2, 2012 - YWNC October Opener
YSST has 59 athletes registered for the 2012 YWNC October Opener this Saturday (10/6/12) in Marion, NC at the Corpening YMCA. Warm ups are at 12:30 pm with a 1:30 pm start time for the meet. Click ...
Sep 29, 2012 - Brett's Ride
The 2012 Brett's Ride will be Sunday, October 7th. YSST has always had a great showing at the event, and all are encouraged to participate. Click here for more information.
Sep 12, 2012 - YSST 2012 Long Course Awards Banquet
Sep 3, 2012 - 2012 Long Course Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST Long Course Meet Fees spreadsheet.
Aug 30, 2012 - YSST 2012-2013 Short Course Meet Schedule
YSST 2012-2013 SHORT COURSE MEET SCHEDULE Dates Ages Event Location Sept 10-16 Jon United States Aquatic Sports Convention Greensboro, NC Sept 15 11 & Over Pier-2-Pier Open Water Swim Wilmington,...
Aug 8, 2012 - YMCA Nationals Summary
Congratulations to the YSST 2012 YMCA National Long Course team of Jessica Burgess, David Glenn, Sam Melnyk, Emmaline Peterson, Jake Pierce, Marinela Procopii, Tanner Stirewalt, Maria Turcanu, Sava Tu...
Jul 29, 2012 - YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 7-29-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 7-29-12.
Jul 27, 2012 - The Fitter & Faster Tour is coming to Hickory on August 26th
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Jul 21, 2012 - Link for live video of 2012 YMCA National LC Champs
Click here for the link to live video footage of the 2012 YMCA National Long Course Championships in Atlanta, GA. Good luck to the YSST team of Jessica Burgess, David Glenn, Sam Melnyk, Emmaline Pe...
Jul 18, 2012 - Cherkez, Procopii, and Turcanu set new team records
Five team records were set at the last two meets. At the 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships, Maria Turcanu set new records in the 13-14 female 100 and 200 Breast, and Marine...
Jul 18, 2012 - YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 7-18-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 7-18-12.
Jul 18, 2012 - End of season break begins on July 30th
The season ending break will be the weeks of July 30th and August 6th. Practices will resume the week of August 13th on the afternoon (Short Course) schedule. Senior - Monday-Friday 3:30-5:30 pm (Sa...
Jul 11, 2012 - North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Champs
The North Carolina Swimming Long Course 14 & Under Championships are being held this Thursday through Sunday in Charlotte, NC. Click here to view the YSST entries. Click here to view the warmup ...
Jul 3, 2012 - 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA LC Champs UPDATES
There are 375 athletes registered for the 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships. THE WARM UPS FOR THE PRELIMINARY SESSIONS HAVE BEEN MOVED TO 8 AM EACH DAY. Click here for t...
Jun 17, 2012 - 6th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational Results
294 athletes competed in the 6th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational. Click here to view the full results.
Jun 17, 2012 - YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 6-17-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2012 Long Top Times Report (Updated 6-17-12).
Jun 8, 2012 - Summer Kickoff Breakfast
The summer practice schedule begins this Monday, June 11th. We are having a kickoff team breakfast Monday morning on the outdoor pool deck. The price will be $3 per swimmer and will be charged to th...
Jun 8, 2012 - 6th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational Updates
YSST has 79 athletes registered for the 6th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational. Click here to view the YSST entries. Click here to view the Psych Sheet. MEET UPDATES THE MORNING SESSION WARMUPS ARE NO...
Jun 6, 2012 - YSST Summer Practice Schedule
YSST 2012 LONG COURSE PRACTICE SCHEDULE Effective 6/11/12 Senior Group 7:00-9:00 AM Monday-Friday 4:00-5:30 PM Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:00-10:00 AM Saturday Dryland 10:00-11:00 ...
Jun 3, 2012 - Officials Clinic 6-13-12
Thanks to Susan Hefner and Jon Fox, YSST will offer a Stroke and Turn Official class on Wednesday, June 13th at 5:30 pm. Please sign up via the events page . See Susan's notes below about the benef...
May 31, 2012 - Peterson Sets Two New Team Records
Emmaline Peterson set new team records for the 11-12 Girls 400 IM and 800 Free at the 2012 YWNC Hula Invitational. Click here to view the records. Congratulations Emmaline!!
May 31, 2012 - YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 5-31-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2012 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 5-31-12).
May 27, 2012 - 2012 YWNC Pentathlon Results
Congratulations to all YSST swimmers who competed at the 2012 YWNC Hula Invitational. YSST had some great finishes in the Pentathlon competition. Awards were given for top three finishes. AM Session...
May 22, 2012 - Entries for 2012 YWNC Hula Invitational
YSST has 55 athletes registered for the 2012 YWNC Hula Invitational. Click here to view the entries.
May 21, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Awards Banquet
YSST Short Course 2011-2012 Banquet Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day) 5:00 p.m. at the Teen Center If your swimmer's last name begins with A-L please bring a main dish & dessert If your swimmer...
May 1, 2012 - 2012 NSS Long Course Invitational Psych Sheet
YSST has 26 athletes entered for the 2012 NSS Long Course Invitational. Click here for the Psych Sheet.
Apr 30, 2012 - 2012 Masters National Champs Summary
Congratulations to the YSST Masters National team of Mary Ellen Stephens, Heather Mills, Pat Van Meter, Tom Maguire, Kiran Harrill, Jody Inglefield, Jill Vanderfleet-Scott, and Rob Scott. They compet...
Apr 28, 2012 - YSST Spring 2012 Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST Spring 2012 Meet Fees Spreadsheet.
Apr 25, 2012 - OFFICIALS CLINIC
Thanks to Susan Hefner and Jon Fox, YSST will offer a Stroke and Turn Official class on Wednesday, June 13th at 5:30 pm. Please sign up via the events page . See Susan's notes below about the benef...
Apr 25, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 NSS Long Course Invitational
YSST has 26 athletes registered for the 2012 NSS Long Course Invitational in Charlotte on May 4-6. Click here to view the entries.
Apr 20, 2012 - 2012 ULTRASWIM
The 2012 Charlotte UltraSwim will be May 10-13. Sava Turcanu and Jake Pierce will be representing YSST at the meet. This is a USA Swimming Grand Prix meet that will have numerous Olympians attending...
Apr 8, 2012 - IMX Team Records (Updated 4-8-12)
The IMX Team Records have been updated. YSST had 31 athletes participate for the 2011-2012 Short Course Season. Three new team records were set - Emmaline Peterson (12 yr old female), Marinela Proco...
Apr 6, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Final Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 4-6-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Final Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 4-6-12).
Apr 6, 2012 - 2012 YMCA Nationals Recap
Congratulations to the YSST 2012 YMCA Short Course National Team of Sami Alkoutami, David Glenn, Janie Kennedy, Jake Pierce, Marinela Procopii, and Sava Turcanu. 1,519 athletes represented 212 YMCA's...
Mar 25, 2012 - IMX Team Records
The IM Xtreme Games promote and reward versatility in age group swimming while advocating greater participation and development across a range of events. The goal is to enable long term success in swi...
Mar 24, 2012 - YSST Spring Break
The YSST Spring Break will be the first two weeks of April. There will be no practice for any groups the weeks of April 2nd and 9th. All groups will resume the normal schedule on Monday, April 16th....
Mar 20, 2012 - YSST Parents Night Out
Thanks to Colleen Ferner for organizing another YSST parents night out!! The Italian dinner at DaVinci's last month was so successful, this month moms and dads are invited to dine in Germany! Fr...
Mar 20, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times (Updated 3-20-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 3/20/12).
Mar 14, 2012 - USRY UPDATES
Click here for the final psych sheet for the 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships. Click here for the warm up assignments. YSST warmups are as follows: Friday AM ...
Mar 12, 2012 - Preliminary Psych Sheet for 2012 USRY
Click here for the preliminary Psych sheet for the 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships.
Mar 8, 2012 - Hickory YMCA Children's Fund
The kickoff event for the Hickory Foundation YMCA Children's Fund was tonight. This fund provides scholarships to participants that are not able to afford the fees for programs and membership to the...
Mar 7, 2012 - Pictures from the YSST Winter Invitational
Robert Dant has posted some pictures from the YSST Winter Invitational. Click here for the link.
Mar 6, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA SC Champs
YSST has 32 athletes registered for the 2012 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships in Rock Hill, SC on March 16-18. Click here to view the entries.
Mar 4, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times (Updated 3-4-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 3-4-12.
Mar 4, 2012 - 2012 GYSSA Summary
Below are the Facebook posts on Swim YSST for the 2012 GYSSA Champs. Day 3 GYSSA summary - Sam Melnyk wins the high point award for the 15 & over boys. Maddy and Kayla achieve new regional Y cuts. ...
Mar 1, 2012 - SAT AFTERNOON WARMUPS AT 1:30 PM
Warmups for Saturday afternoon this weekend at the GYSSA meet in Salisbury have been moved up to 1:30 PM rather than 2:30 PM. All other warmup times are as stated in the meet info: Fri - 4:00 PM ...
Feb 29, 2012 - 2012 GYSSA Champs Psych Sheet
Click here to view the final Psych sheet for the 2012 GYSSA Champs.
Feb 27, 2012 - Revised entries for 2012 GYSSA Champs
Click here to view the revised YSST entries for 2012 GYSSA Champs.
Feb 26, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 2-26-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Time Report updated on 2-26-12.
Feb 26, 2012 - 2012 NCS Senior Champs SC Summary
Below are the Facebook posts on Swim YSST for the 2012 NCS Short Course Senior Champs. Congratulations to the YSST NCS Senior Champs team of David Glenn, Janie Kennedy, Samantha Merta, Jake Pierce, ...
Feb 22, 2012 - Peterson and Turcanu set new team records at JO's
Congratulations to Emmaline Peterson and Maria Turcanu for setting new team records at the 2012 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Short Course Championships. Emmaline's time of 5:20.42 in the 11-12 ...
Feb 22, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 2-22-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top TImes Report updated on 2-22-12.
Feb 22, 2012 - "Like" SwimYSST on Facebook
Follow YSST on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Swim-Ysst/198224046879541 . Below is the summary of posts from JO's - Day 4 - Great final day for YSST. Maria finished 6th in the mile (also ...
Feb 22, 2012 - Psych Sheet for 2012 NCS Senior Champs
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2012 North Carolina Swimming Short Course Senior Championships.
Feb 22, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 GYSSA Champs
YSST has 26 athletes registered for the 2012 GYSSA Champs in Salisbury, NC on March 2-4. Click here to view the entries.
Feb 14, 2012 - Psych Sheet for 2012 NCS SC 14 & Under Champs
YSST has 13 athletes registered for the 2012 North Carolina Swimming Short Course 14 & Under Championships. Click here to view the psych sheet.
Feb 12, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 2-12-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top Time Report updated on 2/12/12.
Feb 12, 2012 - YSST Entries for NCS 14 & Under Championships
YSST has 13 athletes entered for the 2012 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Short Course Championships. The meet will be at the Greensboro Aquatic Complex on February 16-19. YSST Individual Entries ...
Feb 12, 2012 - YSST Achieves 13 New JO Standards
YSST achieved 13 new qualifying times for the NCS 14 & Under Champs this weekend. Sophia Cherkez - 100 Free, 100 IM, 100 Back, and 50 Fly Anna Durak - 100 Fly. 200 Free, and 200 IM Emmaline Peterson ...
Feb 12, 2012 - 2012 YSST Winter Invitational Results
Congratulations to all YSST swimmers for a great meet this weekend. Click here to view complete results of the meet.
Feb 7, 2012 - YSST 2012 Winter Invitational Update
There are 314 athletes registered for the 2012 YSST Winter Invitational. WARM UP TIMES FOR THE AFTERNOON SESSIONS HAVE BEEN MOVED UP. Saturday afternoon warmups are now at 12:00 Noon, and Sunday aft...
Jan 17, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report updated 1-17-12
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top Time Report updated on 1-17-12.
Jan 17, 2012 - 2012 Y States Results
YSST finished in 3rd place at the 2012 Y States Championships. High Point winners were Janie Kennedy for the 15 & over girls and Jake Pierce for the 15 & over boys. Faith Hefner set a new team recor...
Jan 11, 2012 - Psych Sheet for 2012 Y-States
YSST has 45 athletes registered for the 2012 Y-States Championships. Click here to view the psych sheet for the meet.
Jan 4, 2012 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 1-4-12)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top Time Report updated on 1/4/12.
Jan 4, 2012 - YSST Entries for 2012 Y States
YSST has 45 athletes registered for the 2012 Y States in Hillsborough, NC on January 13-15. Click here to view the entries.
Dec 8, 2011 - YSST 2011 Christmas Practice Schedule
Click here to view the 2011 YSST Christmas Practice Schedule.
Nov 30, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 WAVE Winter Classic
YSST has 15 athletes registered for the 2011 WAVE Winter Classic. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 30, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 CHY Holiday Invitational
YSST has 13 athletes registered for the 2011 CHY Holiday Invitational. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 14, 2011 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
Click here to view the 2011 YSST Thanksgiving Practice Schedule.
Nov 13, 2011 - Arredondo Sets New Team Record
Congratulations to Angel Arredondo for setting a new team record in the 8 & under male 200 yard freestyle. The previous record was set in 1994 by Locke McKenzie. Angel broke the record by 5 seconds!...
Nov 13, 2011 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 11-13-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Yards Top TImes Report updated 11-13-11.
Nov 13, 2011 - Results for 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
358 athletes competed in the 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational. Click here for complete results in pdf format. Click the link below for online results. http://results.teamunify.com/ncysst/20...
Nov 9, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 John Gordon Dewey Invitational
YSST has 21 athletes registered for the 2011 John Gordon Dewey Invitational to be held at the new Greensboro Aquatic Center. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 9, 2011 - Rachel Ponti signs with Campbell University
Congratulations to Rachel Ponti!! She signed her letter of intent today to swim for Campbell University next fall.
Nov 8, 2011 - YSST Entries for 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
Click here to view the YSST entries for the 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational.
Nov 7, 2011 - Time Changes for the 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
*** PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CHANGES ONLY AFFECT WARMUP TIMES IN THE AM SESSIONS*** IMPORTANT TIME CHANGES FOR THE MEET There are 358 swimmers registered for the 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitationa...
Nov 7, 2011 - Psych Sheet for the 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 3rd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational.
Oct 14, 2011 - YSSC Oct 22-23 Meet Update
YSST has 52 athletes signed up for the 11th annual YSSC YMCA Dual Meet Invite Weekend. Click on the links below for more info. YSST Saturday Entries Saturday Psych Sheet YSST Sunday Entries Sunday...
Oct 8, 2011 - YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report (Updated 10-8-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2011-2012 Short Course Top Times Report updated on 10-8-11.
Oct 8, 2011 - 2011 YWNC October Opener Results
YSST had 63 athletes compete at the 2011 YWNC October Opener. Click here for a pdf with full results. Click here for the link to online results.
Oct 6, 2011 - YWNC October Opener Psych Sheet
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2011 YWNC October Opener in Marion, NC on 10/8/11.
Oct 6, 2011 - Senior Group Test Set
The YSST Senior Group had their first Test Set of the 2011-2012 Short Course Season on Oct. 6th. 8 X 100 on 8:00 The goal of the set is to have the fastest possible average and the lowest range. Sco...
Oct 5, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 YWNC October Opener
YSST has 63 athletes registered for the 2011 YWNC October Opener in Marion on Saturday, Oct 8th. Click here to view the team entries.
Oct 4, 2011 - Silver Plus Group Timed 500
The Silver Plus Group had their first timed 500 in practice for the 2011-2012 short course season on 10/4/11. Click here to view the results.
Sep 26, 2011 - Four YSST Athletes Qualify for NCS IMX Camp
Congratulations to Alex Ballard, Sophia Cherkez, Maria Turcanu, and Emma Weisgerber for qualifying for the North Carolina Swimming IMX Camp to be held at the new Greensboro Aquatic Center on Jan 21-22...
Sep 19, 2011 - Banquet Highlights
The YSST 2011 Long Course Awards Banquet was held on Sunday, September 18th at the CO Miller Center. Highlights are listed below. - First YMCA National Record Holder - First time YSST has placed tw...
Sep 6, 2011 - YSST Long Course Banquet
The YSST Long Course Awards Banquet will be Sunday, September 18th at 5:00 pm at the CO MIller Teen Center. More info to come soon.
Aug 30, 2011 - 2011-2012 Short Course Meet Schedule
The 2011-2012 Short Course Meet schedule has been posted. Click here to view the schedule.
Aug 15, 2011 - Catawba Radiological Associates Sponsors YSST
Thank you to Catawba Radiological Associates for joining the sponsorship team for YSST!!!!
Aug 15, 2011 - 4th ANNUAL TEAM LOCK-IN!
TEAM LOCK-IN THIS FRIDAY AUGUST 19TH This Friday is the 4th annual team lock-in at the CO Miller Teen Center. 7:00 p.m Friday, pick up is 8:00 a.m. Saturday. Siblings are welcome until 11:00 p.m. Bri...
Aug 12, 2011 - Eleven New Team Records from Zones and Y Nats
Eleven new team records were set at the Southeastern Zone Championships and the YMCA National Championships!! Congratulations to Maria Turcanu (11/12 Female 200 Free, 400 Free, and 50 Breast), Alex ...
Aug 12, 2011 - YSST Final 2011 Long Course Top Times Report
Click here to view the final 2011 YSST Long Course Top Times Report (updated 8-13-11).
Jul 19, 2011 - YSST Athletes achieved 31 Individual and 5 Relay Top 16 Finishes at NCS JO's
YSST athletes achieved 31 Individual and 5 Relay Top 16 Finishes at the North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Long Course Championships held in Charlotte, NC on 7/14-17/2011. Below is a summary. Congra...
Jul 19, 2011 - End of Season Break
The end of a very successful 2011 Long Course Season is fastly approaching. YSST has 10 athletes going to Atlanta next week for YMCA Nationals, and 2 athletes representing NCS at Zones in Cary. The ...
Jul 18, 2011 - Nine New Team Records achieved at JO's
Nine new team records were set at the 2011 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Long Course Championships in Charlotte. Click here to view the updated records. Congratulations to Maria Turcanu, Ross...
Jul 18, 2011 - Alex Ballard and Maria Turcanu selected for the NCS Zone Team
CONGRATULATIONS to Alex Ballard and Maria Turcanu for being selected to the North Carolina Swimming Zone Team. NC has over 7,500 registered swimmers....only 48 are selected for this team. They will re...
Jul 18, 2011 - YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 7-18-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 7-18-11).
Jul 13, 2011 - 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Champs Recap
363 athletes representing 14 YMCA's from North Carolina and South Carolina competed in the 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships. A SPECIAL THANKS TO ALL THE YSST VOLUNTEERS W...
Jul 11, 2011 - YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 7-11-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 7-11-11).
Jul 10, 2011 - YSST Entries for NCS 14 & Under Champs
YSST has 15 athletes registered for the 2011 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Long Course Championships to be held in Charlotte, NC on July 14-17. Click here to view the Individual entry list. C...
Jul 3, 2011 - Psych Sheet for 2011 Upper Southeast Regional LC Champs
There are 14 teams and 364 athletes registered for the 2011 Upper Southeast Regional Long Course YMCA Championships. Click here to view the psych sheet.
Jul 3, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 Upper Southeast Regional LC Champs
YSST has 66 athletes registered for the 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships. Click here to view the entries.
Jun 29, 2011 - YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 6-29-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 6-29-11).
Jun 23, 2011 - YSST Entries for 56th Annual Eastern Invitational
Click here to view the YSST entries for the 56th Annual Eastern Invitational
Jun 23, 2011 - Warmup schedule for Eastern Invitational
YSST will have warmups at 6:30 am Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for the prelim sessions (13 & over). Afternoon session (12 & under) will be at 11:30 am all three days. Any changes will be announced a...
Jun 12, 2011 - Maria Turcanu breaks 32 year old team record
Maria Turcanu broke a 32 year old team record this weekend at the 5th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational in the 11-12 girls 100 meter breaststroke. Click here to view the YSST LC Team Records. Congratu...
Jun 12, 2011 - YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 6-12-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2011 Top Times Report updated on 6-12-11.
Jun 12, 2011 - 5th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational Results
370 athletes competed in the 5th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational on June 10-12. YSST was honored to have the Pratt family attend the meet. Click here to view the results from the meet.
Jun 2, 2011 - Summer Practice Schedule
Click here to view the summer practice schedule.
May 22, 2011 - 2010-2011 Short Course Awards Banquet
The YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Awards Banquet will be at the CO Miller Center on Monday, May 30th at 5:00 pm. Accomplishments from the season will be recognized, and Robert Dant will present a video...
May 21, 2011 - 2011 YWNC Hula Invitational Psych Sheet
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2011 YWNC Hula Invitational.
May 18, 2011 - 2011 YWNC Hula Invitational
YSST has 42 athletes registered for the 2011 YWNC Hula Invitational in Asheville, NC on May 27-29. Click here to view the entries.
May 17, 2011 - Spring 2011 YSST Meet Fees
Click here to view the Spring 2011 YSST Meet Fees Spreadsheet.
May 15, 2011 - 2011 Charlotte UltraSwim
Graham Williams and Sava Turcanu represented YSST at the 2011 Charlotte UltraSwim. This was a USA Swimming circuit meet that had athletes from over 20 countries with well over 30 Olympians competing...
May 11, 2011 - Final Results for the 2011 MAC Spring Splash
YSST had 13 athletes compete at the 2011 MAC Spring Splash in Charlotte on May 7-8. Click here for the full results.
May 11, 2011 - YSST 2011 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 5/11/11)
Click here to view the 2011 YSST Long Course Top Times Report updated on 5/11/11.
May 8, 2011 - Final Results for the 2011 NSS Long Course invitational
YSST had 17 athletes compete at the 2011 NSS Long Course Invitational in Charlotte, NC on May 6-8. Click here for the full results of the meet.
May 8, 2011 - Ballard breaks team record for 11-12 100 Free
Alex Ballard set a new team record for the 11-12 LC 100 Free at the 2011 NSS Long Course Invitational. The previous record was set in 1982. Click here to view the updated LC team records.
May 2, 2011 - 2011 MAC Spring Splash
YSST has 13 athletes registered for the 2011 MAC Spring Splash. Click here to view the entries.
May 2, 2011 - 2011 NSS Long Course Invite
YSST has 17 athletes registered for the 2011 NSS Long Course Invite in Charlotte on May 6-8. Click here to view the entries. Click here to view the psych sheet.
May 1, 2011 - Six YSST athletes recognized at the NCS Banquet
Six YSST athletes were recognized at the annual North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet in Charlotte, NC on May 1, 2011. Congratulations to Alex Ballard, Sophia Cherkez, Jake Pierce, Sava Turcanu, Emm...
Apr 18, 2011 - Final 2010-2011 YSST Short Course Yards Top Times Report
Click here to view the final 2010-2011 YSST Short Course Yards Top Times List. Congratulations to all YSST members for a successful season!!
Apr 1, 2011 - USA Swimming LIVE Coverage of the 2011 Short Course YMCA Nationals
Click here to view live video feed from the 2011 YMCA Short Course National Championhips in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Close to 1700 athletes representing over 200 YMCA's from across the country...
Mar 29, 2011 - Psych Sheet for 2011 SC YMCA Nationals
YSST has seven athletes headed to Fort Lauderale, Florida for the YMCA National Championships on April 5-9. Good luck to Graham Williams, Sava Turcanu, Jake Pierce, David Glenn, Joseph Lackey, Marin...
Mar 28, 2011 - 2011 YSST Long Course Meet Schedule
The 2011 YSST Long Course Meet Schedule has been posted. You can find the meets under "Upcoming Events." A new tab under events has been posted to view entire schedule. Click here to go the new t...
Mar 22, 2011 - Final Results for the 2011 USRY Champs
38 teams from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland competed in the 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships in Rock Hill, SC on March 18-20. YSST finished 7th overall. The ...
Mar 22, 2011 - YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 3-22-11)
Click here to view the YSST Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 3-22-11.
Mar 17, 2011 - Warm Up Assignments for 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Champs
The warm up assignments for the 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships has been distributed. YSST warm ups are as follows: 13 & Over prelim sessions - Friday 7:10 AM, Saturday 6:30 AM, and ...
Mar 16, 2011 - Psych Sheet for 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Champs
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2011 Upper Southeast YMCA Regional Short Course Championships which is being held on March 18-20.
Mar 8, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 USRY Short Course Champs
YSST has 30 athletes signed up for the 2011 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Championships in Rock Hill, SC on March 18-20. Click here to view the entries.
Mar 6, 2011 - 2011 SwimMAC Quad Plus Meet Results
Click here to view the results from the 2011 SwimMAC Quad Plus Meet.
Mar 6, 2011 - YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 3-6-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 3-6-11.
Feb 28, 2011 - YSST Entries for MAC March 5-6 meet
YSST has 16 athletes entered in the MAC March 5-6 meet in Charlotte. Click here to view the entries.
Feb 28, 2011 - YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Time Report (updated 2-28-11)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 2-28-11.
Feb 14, 2011 - YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 2-14-11)
Click here to view the 2010-2011 YSST Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 2-14-11.
Feb 14, 2011 - 2011 YSST Winter Invitational Results
307 athletes competed at the 2011 YSST Winter Invitational in Hickory on February 12-13, 2011. Click here for full results.
Feb 7, 2011 - UPDATES for the 2011 YSST Winter Invitational
***TIME CHANGES FOR MEET AS OF 2-7-11*** Saturday and Sunday AM sessions Warm ups 8:30-9:00 MAC 9:00-9:30 YSST, ASC, WST, and GYW Sessions start at 9:30 am Saturday and Sunday ...
Feb 5, 2011 - 2011 YSST Winter Invitational
There are 306 athletes registered for the 2011 YSST Winter Invitational. Click here for the Psych Sheet. Click here for the YSST team entries.
Jan 27, 2011 - Ten YSST Athletes are on the North Carolina Swimming Top Ten List
Ten YSST athletes are on the North Carolina Swimming Top Ten list for the 2010-2011 Short Course season as of January 22, 2011. Congratulations to Emmaline Peterson, Emma Weisgerber, Maria Turcanu, ...
Jan 23, 2011 - Master's Annual Postal Swim
The YSST Master's group had 13 athletes compete in the annual postal one hour swim recently. Congratulations to Dixon Mitchell for setting the mark with a total of 4850 yards. One of the participant...
Jan 12, 2011 - Y States Updates
The Psych Sheet, Warmup Assignments, and timeline have all been posted on the event page for Y States. PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN WARMUP TIMES FOR THE SUNDAY AFTERNOON SESSION. Click here to go to ...
Jan 11, 2011 - Practice is on for Tuesday 1/11/11
There will be practice today (Tuesday 1/11/11). Senior and Gold Group will be from 3:30-5:30 pm and Silver Plus will be from 4:00-5:30 pm.
Jan 10, 2011 - No practice today (Monday 1/10/11)
There will be no practice today (Monday 1/10/11) for any group due to the weather.
Jan 9, 2011 - YSST Entries for 2011 Y-States
YSST has 51 athletes registered for the 2011 Y-States in Hillsborough, NC on January 14-16. Click here to view the entries. Please note that the USA Swimming IMX program was a basis for most entri...
Jan 9, 2011 - Welcome to Coach Ann Taylor
Welcome to Coach Ann Taylor!! Ann previously coached with the Morganton Swim Club and is the mother of YSST swimmers Marissa and Kayana Taylor. Group coaches beginning Monday, January 10th are as f...
Dec 21, 2010 - Swim Network Web Series #2
Dec 21, 2010 - Swim Network Web Series #1
Dec 20, 2010 - SIX New Team Records Set at Capital Classic
There were six new team records set at the 18th Annual TYR Capital Classic in Cary, NC. Congratulations to Marinela Procopii and Sava Turcanu. Marinela set a new record for the 13-14 Female 500 Free...
Dec 20, 2010 - YSST Short Course Yards Top Times Report (Updated 12-20-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times report updated on 12-20-10.
Dec 20, 2010 - Capital Classic Recap
10 New YMCA National Qualifying Times 6 New Team Records 90.7% Best Times Congratulations to Samantha Merta, Erin Lee, Janie Kennedy, Rachel Ponti, Jessica Burgess, Marinela Procopii, David Glenn, Jos...
Dec 16, 2010 - Swimming World LIVE coverage of Capital Classic
Swimming World will be providing LIVE coverage of finals at the 18th Annual Capital Classic in Cary, NC this weekend. There are 461 swimmers representing YMCA's from North Carolina, South Carolina,...
Dec 14, 2010 - YSST 2010-2011 SCY Top Times Report (Updated 12-14-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 12-14-10. The team records have been updated as well.
Dec 12, 2010 - Wave Winter Invitational Recap
Dec 12, 2010 - CHY Holiday Invitational Recap
Dec 8, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 2010 Capital Classic
There are 450 athletes from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Florida registered for the 2010 Capital Classic. Click here to view the p...
Dec 8, 2010 - YSST Christmas Practice Schedule
Click here to view the 2010 YSST Christmas Practice Schedule.
Dec 7, 2010 - Psych Sheet for WAVE Winter Classic
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2010 WAVE Winter Classic.
Dec 5, 2010 - YSST Fall SC Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST Fall 2010 Short Course Meet Fees spreadsheet.
Dec 5, 2010 - 2010 Capital Classic
YSST has 11 athletes entered for the 2010 YOTA Capital Classic. Click here to view the entries for the meet.
Dec 3, 2010 - Masters Group Update
The Hickory YMCA Adult Aquatic program celebrates its 1st anniversary and congratulates the following members on their most recent accomplishments. ? IRONMAN Triathlons (2.4 mile swim/112 mile bike/...
Dec 2, 2010 - 2010 CHY Holiday Invitational
YSST has 9 athletes signed up for the 2010 CHY Holiday Invitational. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 30, 2010 - 2010 WAVE Winter Classic
YSST has 22 athletes signed up for the 2010 WAVE Winter Classic. Click here to view the entries.
Nov 16, 2010 - 2010 Thanksgiving practice schedule
Click here for the 2010 YSST Thanksgiving practice schedule.
Nov 14, 2010 - 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational Results
Close to 450 swimmers competed in the 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational in Hickory this weekend. Click here to view the results from the meet.
Nov 14, 2010 - Ballard sets 4 team records at the 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
Alex Ballard set four new team records at the 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational. Alex established new standards in the 10 & under male 50 and 500 Freestyle events, as well as the 100 Back and 2...
Nov 14, 2010 - YSST 2010-2011 SCY Top Times Report (updated 11-14-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards top times report updated on 11-14-10.
Nov 6, 2010 - IMPORTANT CHANGES for the 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
There are 445 swimmers registered for the 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational. Due to the large numbers for the meet, we have to make some adjustments. Please note the changes in warmup times an...
Nov 6, 2010 - Psych Sheet - 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2nd Annual Ryan Alea Young Invitational.
Oct 27, 2010 - 2010 Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash Results
YSST had 39 athletes compete at the 2010 Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash in Columbia, SC on October 22-24. Click here to view the results for the meet.
Oct 27, 2010 - Ballard sets 6 new team records at the CA Autumn Splash
Alex Ballard set 6 new team records at the Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash in Columbia, SC on October 22-24. Alex set new standards for the 10 & under male 100 Free, 200 Free, 50 Back, 100 Back, 100 ...
Oct 27, 2010 - YSST 2010-2011 SCY Top Times Report (Updated 10-27-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times report updated on 10-27-10.
Oct 25, 2010 - Williams commits to UNC
After an extensive recruiting process including trips and/or offers of varying levels from Indiana, Tennessee, Virginia, Virginia Tech, South Carolina, and North Carolina, Graham Williams committed to...
Oct 19, 2010 - Important Meet Update for Columbia
YSST has 40 athletes signed up for the 2010 Carolina Aquatics Autumn Spalsh in Columbia, SC this weekend. An update from the meet director and the YSST entries for the meet have been posted on the Ev...
Oct 9, 2010 - 2010 YWNC October Opener Results
YSST had 60 athletes compete in the 2010 YWNC October Opener in Marion, NC on October 9th. Click here for the results.
Oct 9, 2010 - Ballard sets new team record at the 2010 YWNC October Opener
Alex Ballard set a new team record in the 10 & under boys 100 IM at the 2010 YWNC October Opener in Marion, NC on October 9th. The old record was set in 2005 by Sava Turcanu. The team records have b...
Oct 9, 2010 - YSST 2010-2011 SCY Top Times Report (Updated 10-9-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010-2011 Short Course Yards Top Times Report (updated 10-9-10) .
Oct 6, 2010 - YSST Entries for the 2010 YWNC October Opener
YSST has 61 athletes entered for the YWNC October Opener. Click here to view the entries.
Oct 3, 2010 - YSST supports Bretts Ride
YSST had a great showing today at the 2010 Bretts Ride. Thanks to all that came out for a GREAT cause. Click here to see pictures from the event.
Sep 23, 2010 - 2010 Long Course Awards Banquet
The 2010 YSST Long Course Awards Banquet was held on Sunday, September 19th. Click here to see the special awards list. Click here to see the video made by Robert Dant.
Sep 6, 2010 - 2010-2011 Short Course Meet Schedule
The 2010-2011 YSST Short Course Meet Schedule has been posted. Please note that a 13 & over meet will be added in November. The YSSC meet is on the same weekend as the YSST home meet, therefore, is ...
Sep 2, 2010 - No practice on Labor Day
There will be no practice on Labor Day (Monday 9/6).
Aug 31, 2010 - 2010 YSST Long Course Meet Fees Spreadsheet
Click here to view the 2010 YSST Long Course Meet Fees.
Aug 26, 2010 - 2010 YSST Yard Sale
YSST is having a Yard Sale on Saturday, September 11th to benefit the Annual YMCA Children's Fund. The Children?s Fund Annual Campaign is the foundation on which the YMCA of Catawba Valley accomplish...
Aug 23, 2010 - 2010 Pier-2-Pier
The 2010 Pier-2-Pier in Wilmington, NC will be on September 18th. Craig Kennedy and Rachael LeCLair have offered transportation to those interested. THANKS Craig and Rachael!!! This event is open to s...
Aug 21, 2010 - Afternoon practice schedule starts next week
The traditional afternoon practice schedule for the short course season for YSST begins on Monday, August 23rd. Click here to view the schedule.
Aug 21, 2010 - YSST Final Top Times Report for LC 2010
Click here to view the final top times report for YSST for the 2010 Long Course season.
Aug 21, 2010 - Turcanu and Williams represent YSST in California
Sava Turcanu and Graham Williams respresented YSST at the USA Swimming Junior National Championships in Irvine, CA on 8/9-13/2010. Sava had best times in the 100, 200, 400, and 800 Freestyle events. ...
Aug 21, 2010 - Special THANKS to Coaches Shannon and Laura
Special thanks to coaches Shannon and Laura for their work with YSST. Shannon has accepted a teaching position in High Point, NC. Laura has taken on volleyball coaching and teaching school in Hickor...
Aug 21, 2010 - Welcome to Coach Chris Wells
Welcome Coach Chris Wells to the YSST staff. Chris will be the Silver group coach. He swam in high school at East Burke, and also swam for the Valdese Aquatic Club. Chris also works in the aquatics...
Aug 13, 2010 - Practices for the week of August 16th
Practices start back on Monday (8-16-10) on the morning schedule from the summer. For next week ONLY, silver plus will practice with gold. Therefore, the schedule will be Senior, Gold, and Silver Plus...
Aug 2, 2010 - YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report (Updated 8-2-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times report updated on 8-2-10.
Aug 2, 2010 - YSST Men finish 18th at the YMCA 2010 Long Course National Championships
The YSST National team of Sava Turcanu, Graham Williams, Jake Pierce, Joseph Lackey, Cory Spencer, and Marinela Procopii competed at the 2010 YMCA Long Course National Championships in College Park, M...
Jul 22, 2010 - End of Season break begins on August 2nd
The end of season break will be the weeks of August 2nd and August 9th. The last practice prior to the break will be Friday, July 30th. Practices will resume the week of August 16th on the summer MO...
Jul 19, 2010 - Ten team records set at the NCS 14 & U LC Champs
Congratulations to Alex Ballard, Marinela Procopii, and Sophia Cherkez for setting TEN new team records at the 2010 North Carolina Swimming 14 & under Long Course Championships held in Charlotte, NC...
Jul 19, 2010 - 2010 NCS 14 & Under LC Champs Results
Click here to view the complete results of the North Carolina Swimming 14 & under Long Course Championships.
Jul 19, 2010 - YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report (updated 7-19-10)
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times report updated on 7-19-10.
Jul 19, 2010 - YSST Finishes 2nd in the Medium Team Category at the NCS 14 & U LC Champs
YSST had a great weekend in Charlotte at the North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Long Course State Championships! The team finished 13th overall and 2nd in the medium team category. There are 60 team...
Jul 13, 2010 - YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 7-13-10.
Jul 13, 2010 - Ballard and Cherkez set 5 new team records
Alex Ballard and Sophia Cherkez set new YSST team records at the 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships. Sophia set a new standard in the 10 & U girls 400 meter freestyle. Ale...
Jul 13, 2010 - 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA LC Champs Results
Click here to view the results from the 2010 Upper Southeast Regional Long Course YMCA Champs.
Jul 13, 2010 - 55th Annual Eastern Invitational Results
Click here to view the results from the 55th Annual GSA Eastern Invitational.
Jul 13, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 2010 NCS LC 14 & U Champs
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2010 North Carolina Swimming Long Course 14 & Under Championships.
Jul 2, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 2010 Upper SE Regional YMCA LC Champs
There are 378 swimmers registered for the 2010 Upper Southeast YMCA Regional Long Championships. Click here to view the psych sheet.
Jun 30, 2010 - Williams and Turcanu selected for camp at the Olympic Training Center
Graham Williams and Sava Turcanu have been selected for the YMCA National Altitude Camp. The camp will be held at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs on August 15-21. 40 participants wer...
Jun 29, 2010 - 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA LC Champs Meet Info
Click here to view the meet information for the 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Long Course Championships.
Jun 28, 2010 - Ballard sets new team record
Alex Ballard set a new team record in the 10 & under boys 200 meter freestyle at the 55th Annual Eastern Invitational in Greensboro. The team records have been updated. Congratulations Alex!!
Jun 28, 2010 - YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report updated on 6-28-10.
Jun 18, 2010 - IMPORTANT TIME CHANGES for the 55th Annual GSA Eastern Invitational
The 55th Annual GSA Eastern Invitational has over 600 swimmers registered for the meet. See below for IMPORTANT TIME CHANGES AND MEET STRUCTURE changes for the weekend. (1) They are converting the 40...
Jun 18, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 55th Annual GSA Eastern Invitational
The 55th Annual GSA Eastern Invitational has over 600 swimmers registered for the meet. Click here to view the psych sheet.
Jun 14, 2010 - Photos from the 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
Click here to view photos from the 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational taken by Robert Dant.
Jun 13, 2010 - 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational Results
439 swimmers participated in the 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational in Hickory on June 11-13, 2010. Click here to view the results.
Jun 13, 2010 - YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report (updated 6-13-10).
Jun 13, 2010 - Ballard and Vezmar set new team records
Congratulations to Alex Ballard and Jack Vezmar for setting new team records at the 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational. Alex broke his own team record in the 10 & U 400 Free, and Jack broke his own te...
Jun 4, 2010 - 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational Psych Sheet
There are 451 athletes registered for the 4th Annual Bob Pratt Invitational. Click here to view the psych sheet.
Jun 1, 2010 - YSST Spring Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST Spring 2010 Meet Fees.
Jun 1, 2010 - YSST Banquet
YSST held its banquet for the 2009-2010 Short Course season on May 31st. With 173 in attendance, it was a great evening to recognize the accomplishments of all the team members. Click here to view...
May 30, 2010 - 2010 YWNC Hula Invitational Results
YSST had a very successful weekend in Asheville (5/28-30/10) at the Piranhas Hula Invitational. YSST finished 3rd overall at the meet. Click here to view the complete results. Eleven YSST team me...
May 30, 2010 - YSST Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times report (updated 5-30-10).
May 30, 2010 - Nina Turcanu, Jack Vezmar, and Alex Ballard set new team records
Congratulations to Nina Turcanu, Jack Vezmar, and Alex Ballard for setting new team records at the 2010 YWNC Hula Invitational. Nina set a new record for the 8 & Under girls 100 meter breaststroke. ...
May 23, 2010 - 2010 YWNC Hula Invitational Psych Sheet
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2010 YWNC Hula Invitational.
May 22, 2010 - YSST Entries for the 2010 YWNC Hula Invitational
YSST has 45 athletes registered for the 2010 YWNC Hula Invitational. The meet is May 28-30 in Asheville. Click here to view the entries.
May 22, 2010 - YSST Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2010 Long Course Top Times Report (updated 5-22-10).
May 22, 2010 - 13th Annual YSSC Coaches LC Invite Final Results
YSST had a very successful opening meet for the 2010 Long Course season. Click here for the results. The times have been uploaded to the site. Team records have also been updated.
May 22, 2010 - Cherkez sets new team record
John Cherkez set a new team record in the 8 & Under boys 100 meter backstroke at the 13th Annual YSSC Coaches Invitational. The team records have been updated. Click here to go the Long Course Tea...
May 5, 2010 - YSST Suit Order
It is team suit order time for YSST. If you would like to place an order for a team suit please fill out the form . You may turn in a check payable to YSST and the order form to Jon Jolley or Dian...
Apr 25, 2010 - Peterson, Williams, Maria and Sava Turcanu honored at NCS Banquet
The North Carolina Swimming annual awards banquet was held on Sunday, April 25th in Charlotte, NC. YSST had four athletes recognized. Congratulations to Emmaline Peterson, Maria Turcanu, Graham Will...
Apr 19, 2010 - YSST LC 2010 Meet Schedule
Click here to view the tentative YSST 2010 Long Course Meet Schedule.
Apr 17, 2010 - YSST posts 12 #1 Rankings in North Carolina Swimming
The final Top Ten list for the 2009-2010 Short Course Season for North Carolina Swimming has been posted. YSST had 30 individual swims and 2 relays make the list. Congratulations to Emma Weisgerber,...
Apr 10, 2010 - YSST Top Times Report
Click here for the final YSST 2009-2010 Short Course Top Times Report (updated 4-10-10).
Apr 10, 2010 - YSST Men finish 15th at YMCA Nationals
The YSST Men finished 15th at the YMCA National Championships held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on April 7-10, 2010. There were over 230 teams and 1500 athletes at the meet. YSST broke five team reco...
Apr 3, 2010 - Silver Group 500 Free
On Friday, March 26th, the Silver Group did a timed 500 Free. The results are below. Congratulations to all. Faith Hefner 7:58.8 Maria Marreiros 8:13.3 Ally Hennington 8:13.6 Brian Aberle 8:15.3 Ann...
Mar 28, 2010 - Bronze Group 500 Free
On Friday, March 26, 2010, Thirteen bronze group swimmers accepted a challenge by Nina Turcanu for a 500 for time. This swim represents a season worth of Monday Mastery, Wednesday Work, and Friday Fas...
Mar 25, 2010 - SPRING BREAK
YSST will have its Spring break for two weeks beginning on Monday, April 5th. There will be no practice for any group the weeks of April 5 and April 12. Practices will resume on the normal schedule ...
Mar 22, 2010 - 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships Results
Click here to view the results from the 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships held in Rock Hill, SC on March 19-21.
Mar 22, 2010 - Peterson and Spencer set new team records
Emmaline Peterson and Cory Spencer set new team records at the 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships held in Rock Hill, SC on March 19-21. Emmaline broke her own team record for the 9-10 g...
Mar 16, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 2010 USRY SC Champs
YSST has 26 athletes registered for the 2010 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Short Course Champs. Click here to view the psych sheet for the meet.
Mar 7, 2010 - 2010 GYSSA Results
Click here for a link to results from the 2010 GYSSA meet.
Feb 27, 2010 - Spencer sets new team record
Cory Spencer set a new team record in the 11-12 50 yard breaststroke at the North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Championships in Cary, NC. The team records page has been updated. Congratulations Cory...
Feb 27, 2010 - 2010 GYSSA Psych Sheet
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2010 GYSSA Championships to be held in Hillsborough, NC. Olympian Kaitlin Sandeno will be at the meet to interact with the swimmers. She will be at the p...
Feb 27, 2010 - Results from RACY Mini YMCA Meet
Click here to view the results from the 2010 RACY Mini YMCA Meet in Salisbury, NC.
Feb 25, 2010 - YSST Entries for 2010 GYSSA Champs
YSST has 24 athletes signed up to attend the 2010 GYSSA Championships to be held in Hillsborough on March 5 - 7. Click here to view the YSST entries for the meet.
Feb 23, 2010 - YSST Entries for RACY YMCA Mini Meet
YSST has 21 athletes signed up for the 2010 RACY YMCA Mini Meet . Click here to view the entries.
Feb 21, 2010 - Results for the 2010 NCS 14 & U Champs
Click here for the link to results from the 2010 North Carolina Swimming 14 & Under Short Course Championships.
Feb 20, 2010 - Pictures from the 2010 YSST Winter Invitational
Click here for a link to pictures from the 2010 YSST Winter Invitational. Pictures were taken by Robert Dant.
Feb 17, 2010 - Psych Sheet for NCS 14 & U Champs
Click here to see the Psych Sheet for the NCS 14 & Under Championships.
Feb 14, 2010 - Peterson and Turcanu set new team records
Emmaline Peterson and Sava Turcanu have set new team records. Emmaline broke the team record in the 9-10 girls 500 Free at the 2010 YSST Winter Invitational. Sava set a new standard in the 13-14 bo...
Feb 14, 2010 - Results for the 2010 YSST Winter Invitational
Click here to see the results from the 2010 YSST Winter Invitational.
Feb 14, 2010 - YSST Entries for 2010 NCS 14 & U Champs
Click here to see the YSST individual entries for the 2010 NCS 14 & Under Championships. Click here to see the relay entries.
Feb 6, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 2010 YSST Winter Invitational
Click here to view the psych sheet for the YSST Winter Invitational.
Feb 6, 2010 - YSST Entries for 2010 YSST Winter Invitational
Click here to view the YSST entries for the YSST Winter Invitational.
Jan 25, 2010 - Cherkez breaks longstanding test set record
Polina Cherkez set a new standard in a longstanding test set for YSST. The set is 8 X 100's on 6:00. The goal of the set is to have an average as close as possible to your best time while also havin...
Jan 18, 2010 - YSST Top Times Report
Click here to view the YSST 2009-2010 Top Times Report. It was updated on 1/18/10.
Jan 18, 2010 - Y-States Results
Click here to view the results from the 2010 Y-States Championships. YSST finished 3rd at the meet. There were 17 YMCA's at the meet. The times from the meet have been imported to the site as wel...
Jan 13, 2010 - Warm up assignments for Y States
Click here for the warm up assignments for Y States.
Jan 12, 2010 - Psych Sheet for 2010 Y-States
Click here to view the psych sheet for the 2010 Y-States Championships. Warm up assigments will be posted on Wednesday 1/13/10.
Jan 7, 2010 - YSST Entries for 2010 Y-States
YSST has 48 swimmers registered for the 2010 Y-States meet in Hillsborough. Click here to view the team entries.
Jan 6, 2010 - Gold Group 500
The Gold Group had a timed 500 in practice on Tuesday (1/5/10). Click here for the results.
Dec 22, 2009 - YSST Top Times Report
Click here for the YSST 2009-2010 Short Course Top Times Report. It was updated on 12-22-09.
Dec 22, 2009 - Williams and Turcanu break 3 team records at Juniors
Graham Williams and Sava Turcanu represented YSST at the USA Swimming Junior National Championships in Columbus, OH on December 10-12, 2009. Graham set a new team record in the Open Male 500 Free and...
Dec 15, 2009 - YSST 2009 SC Fall Meet Fees
Click here to view the 2009 YSST Short Course Fall Meet Fees.
Dec 8, 2009 - YSST Christmas Practice Schedule
Click here for the 2009 YSST Christmas Practice Schedule.
Dec 7, 2009 - Four New Team Records Set
Four new team records were set the weekend of December 4-6, 2009. At the WAVE Winter Classic in Cary, Cory Spencer set a new record in the 11-12 boys 200 yard breaststroke. At the NSS Winter Invitat...
Dec 3, 2009 - YSST Entries for CHY Holiday Invitational
Click here to view the YSST entries for the 2009 CHY Holiday Invitational.
Nov 28, 2009 - Psych Sheet for NSS Winter Invitational
Click here to view the Psych Sheet for the 2009 NSS Winter Invitational.
Nov 28, 2009 - YSST Entries for WAVE Winter Classic
Click here to view the YSST entries for the 2009 WAVE Winter Classic.
Nov 21, 2009 - 9th Annual Hickory YMCA Turkey Trot
Congratulations to all YSST swimmers, parents, and siblings that ran in the 9th Annual Hickory Foundation YMCA Turkey Trot. There were over 300 runners that competed in the event. Results - 5K ( Ove...
Nov 17, 2009 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
Click here for the 2009 YSST Thanksgiving Practice Schedule.
Nov 16, 2009 - Gold Group 500
The Gold Group had its third timed 500 in practice for the 2009-2010 Short Course season on Thursday, November 12th. Click here to see the results.
Nov 8, 2009 - Complete Results - Ryan Alea Young Invitational
The Ryan Alea Young Invitational is complete. Click below for results. Saturday AM Session Results Saturday PM Session Results Sunday AM Session Results Sunday PM Session Results Complete Results
Nov 3, 2009 - Psych Sheet - Ryan Alea Young Invitational
There are 353 swimmers entered for the Ryan Alea Young Invitational this weekend. Click here for the psych sheet.
Oct 26, 2009 - Ryan Alea Young Invitational
YSST is renaming its annual fall invitational. Formerly known as the YSST Fall Invitational, the meet will now be named the Ryan Alea Young Invitational. Ryan swam with the YSST program from age...
Oct 26, 2009 - Results for 2009 CA Autumn Splash
YSST had a strong showing in Columbia on 10/23-25/09. Special congratulations to all the 12 & unders for a great meet. Click here for the results.
Oct 21, 2009 - Psych Sheet for CA Autumn Splash
The psych sheet for the 2009 Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash has been posted. Click here for a link to the site.
Oct 13, 2009 - Entries for 2009 CA Autumn Splash
YSST has 35 swimmers entered for the Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash in Columbia on October 23-25. Click here to view the entries.
Oct 12, 2009 - Gold Group 500
The Gold Group had its second timed 500 in practice for the 2009-2010 Short Course Season on Tuesday, October 6th. Click here to see the results.
Oct 12, 2009 - 2009 YWNC October Opener
YSST had 41 swimmers attend the 2009 YWNC October Opener. The results have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. Click here to view the results.
Sep 30, 2009 - Graham Williams named Scholastic All-American
Graham Williams has been recognized as a Scholastic All-American by USA Swimming. This honor is awarded to swimmers who achieve USAS national time standards while maintaining a GPA (non-weighted) of ...
Sep 30, 2009 - 2008-2009 YMCA National Top Ten List
The YMCA National Swimming and Diving Committee has posted the top ten list for 2008-2009. This is a list of the top ten fastest times in the country for YMCA swimming. Congratulations to Katherine ...
Sep 22, 2009 - 2009 Pier-2-Pier
Congratulations to Collin Danner and former YSST swimmers Shannon Brewer, Molly McDonald, and Candace Holt for participating in the 2009 Pier-2-Pier Open Water swim held in Wilmington, NC. The result...
Sep 20, 2009 - YSST Long Course Video
For the video that Robert Dant put together for the YSST Long Course Banquet. It is set up into two parts. THANKS ROBERT!!
Sep 15, 2009 - YSST Swim Suit Orders
If you would like to place an order for a team suit please click here and fill out the order form and include a check made payable to YSST. The female suits are $55 and the male suits are $50. You m...
Sep 12, 2009 - Gold Group 500 Free
The Gold Group had its first timed 500 of the 2009-2010 Short Course season in practice on 9/10/09. Click here for the results.
Sep 7, 2009 - 2009 Summer Long Course Meet Fees
Click here to view the 2009 YSST Summer Long Course Meet Fees.
Sep 7, 2009 - 2009-2010 Short Course Meet Schedule
The 2009-2010 YSST Short Course Meet Schedule has been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Aug 24, 2009 - Pictures from July 2009 YSST Home Meet
Click for a link to pictures from the 2009 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships held in Hickory in July. The photos were taken by YSST parent Robert Dant.
Aug 16, 2009 - 2009 Southern Zone Age Group Champs
Sava Turcanu represented North Carolina at the 2009 Southern Zone Age Group Championships in Orlando, FL the week of July 27, 2009. Sava finished 1st in the 100 Fly and 1500 Free, 2nd in the 200 Fly,...
Aug 16, 2009 - YSST Long Course Top Times
Click here to view the YSST 2009 Long Course Top Times report updated on 8/16/09.
Aug 16, 2009 - 2009 Speedo Junior Nationals
Graham Williams represented YSST at the 2009 Speedo Junior National Championships in Federal Way, WA the week of August 10th. Graham posted best times in all the freestyle events. He set 3 new team ...
Jul 26, 2009 - NCS Long Course Senior Champs
Graham Williams attended the NCS 2009 Long Course Senior Championships in Charlotte, NC on 7/23-26/09. This was Graham's final prep meet prior to the USA Swimming Junior National Championships to be ...
Jul 20, 2009 - 2009 NCS 14 & Under Championships
The 2009 North Carolina Swimming Long Course 14 & Under Championships were held July 16-19, 2009 in Cary, NC. Congratulations to Sophia Cherkez, Lauren Ferner, Ian Petty, Marinela Procopii, Cory Spen...
Jul 12, 2009 - Upper Southeast Regional YMCA LC Champs
Results from the 2009 Upper Southeast Regional YMCA Championships have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. The Long Course Team records have also been updated. Two team records were set at the me...
Jun 27, 2009 - Gold Group Timed 400
Click here to view the Gold Group timed 400 from practice on 6/25 /09.
Jun 7, 2009 - YWNC Hula Invitational Results
YSST had 44 swimmers compete at the YWNC Hula Invitational this past weekend in Asheville. The meet results are posted on the Meet Schedule page. The team had 18 swimmers complete the pentathlon por...
May 31, 2009 - YSST Swim Suits
If you would like to place an order for a team suit please fill out the order form . You may turn in a check payable to YSST and the order form to Jon Jolley or Diane Vezmar. All orders need to be t...
May 15, 2009 - Gold Group Timed 400 Free
The Gold Group had its first long course timed 400 Free on Thursday, 5/14/09. Click here to view the results.
Apr 30, 2009 - USA Swimming Articles
USA Swimming is running a bi-weeky report on the mental aspects of swimming, the ABC's. Article one is "A is for Anxiety" , article two is "B is for buliding your mindset" , and article three...
Apr 27, 2009 - North Carolina Swimming Top Ten List
North Carolina Swimming compiles a top ten list for the season for all ages and events. For the 2008-2009 Short Course season, YSST had 39 swims make the list with eight number one rankings. Congrat...
Apr 27, 2009 - YSST Bench
The City of Hickory's Public Art Commission's "Art on the Bench" Phase II project will unveil 20 new benches this weekend. Chris Peterson submitted a plan and designed a bench promoting YSST which wa...
Apr 27, 2009 - 2009 Spring Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST 2009 Spring Meet Fees.
Apr 9, 2009 - YSST 2008-2009 SCY Top Times
Click here to view the YSST 2008-2009 Short Course Yards Top Times Report updated on 4/9/09.
Apr 9, 2009 - 2009 YMCA Short Course Nationals
Congratulations to Danny Aberle, Katherine Glenn, Sava Turcanu, and Graham Williams for a great meet in Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the 2009 YMCA Short Course National Championships. As a group, they...
Mar 18, 2009 - Gold Group 500 Free Results
Click here to view the results from the Gold group timed 500 Free from Tuesday, 3/17/09.
Mar 5, 2009 - Underwater filming online
The underwater filming session on 2/28/09 has been posted online. Click here to view the instructions on how to access and view the footage.
Feb 24, 2009 - 2009 NCS 14 & U Short Course Champs
Congratulations to Janie Kennedy, David Glenn, Emma Weisgerber, Sophia Cherkez, Maria Turcanu, Sava Turcanu, Nicholas Lee, and Cory Spencer for a great showing at the North Carolina Swimming 14 & Unde...
Feb 13, 2009 - Gold Group 500 Free Results
Click here to view the results of the Gold group 500 Free from Thursday, 2/12/09.
Feb 2, 2009 - Team Pictures
YSST team and individual pictures can be purchased from Hickory Photography.
Feb 1, 2009 - YSST Team Records
The YSST Short Course Yards team records have been updated. Graham Williams set a new standard in the Open 1000 yard freestyle at the North Carolina Swimming Short Course Senior Championships.
Jan 23, 2009 - LeClair and Peterson join YSST Coaching Staff
Rachael LeClair and Glenn Peterson joined the YSST Coaching Staff in January 2009. Rachael was a NCAA Div III National Champion while swimming at Emory. Glenn is the former Head Coach of YSST (then ...
Jan 23, 2009 - Gold Group 500 Times from practice
One of Coach Peterson's new things will be a timed 500 Free at practice from time to time. Click here to see the results from 1/23/09.
Jan 18, 2009 - 2009 Y States Results
Results from the 2009 Y States have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. YSST finished 3rd overall behind the YMCA of the Triangle Area (YOTA) and the Chapel Hill YMCA (CHY). YSST finished 1st in ...
Jan 18, 2009 - YSST Team Records Updated
The YSST Short Course Yards team records have been updated. Sava Turcanu broke his own team record in the 13-14 boys 200 Individual Medley at the 2009 Y-States Champs.
Dec 17, 2008 - YSST SCY Team Records Updated
The YSST Short Course Yards Team Records have been updated. Sava Turcanu set new standards in the 13-14 male 200 IM and 200 Butterfly this past weekend at Fall States.
Dec 15, 2008 - YSST 2008 Fall Meet Fees
Click here to view the YSST 2008 Fall Meet Fees Spreadsheet.
Dec 15, 2008 - YSST 2008 Christmas Practice Schedule
Click here to view the YSST 2008 Christmas Practice Schedule.
Dec 7, 2008 - 16th Annual Capital Classic
Results from the 16th Annual Capital Classic have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. YSST had 11 swims qualify for the 2008 YMCA Short Course Nationals (Danny Aberle - 2, Katherine Glenn - 3, Sav...
Dec 7, 2008 - YSST Team Records Updated
The YSST Short Course Records have been updated. 4 team records were broken at the 16th Annual Capital Classic. Graham Williams set new standards in the Open 500 and 1650 Free, and Sava Turcanu brok...
Nov 17, 2008 - YSSC 15th Annual Thanksgiving Invite
Complete results from the YSSC 15th Annual Thanksgiving Invite have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Nov 12, 2008 - Pictures from the 2008 YSST Fall Invitational
Click for a link to pictures taken at the 2008 YSST Fall Invitational by Robert Dant.
Nov 9, 2008 - 2008 YSST Fall Invitational
Results from the 2008 YSST Fall Invitational have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Oct 26, 2008 - 2008 Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash
Click here to view YSST results from the Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash held in Columbia, SC. For full meet results, go to the Meet Schedule page.
Oct 16, 2008 - 2008 YWNC October Opener
Results from the 2008 YWNC October Opener have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Sep 28, 2008 - YMCA of the USA Top 16 Report
The YMCA of the USA has published the Top 16 list for the 2007-2008 Short Course season. YSST had 20 swims make the list. Congratulations to Cory Spencer (3 events), Graham Williams (4 events), and ...
Sep 28, 2008 - 2008 YSST Long Course Banquet
The 2008 YSST Long Course Banquet was held on 9/28/08. Click here to view the special awards list.
Sep 15, 2008 - 2008 Pier-2-pier
Results from the 2008 Pier-2-pier Open Water swim have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. YSST had eight swimmers compete at the event. Congratulations to Collin Danner, Carlee Blanchat, Erin Le...
Sep 14, 2008 - 2008 Summer Meet Fees
Click here to view the 2008 YSST Summer Meet Fees.
Sep 3, 2008 - Pictures from home Summer Meets
Click for a link to pictures from our 2008 Summer home meets.
Aug 1, 2008 - YSST 2008 LC Top Times Report
Click here to view the 2008 YSST Long Course Top Times Report updated on 8/01/08.
Aug 1, 2008 - YSST LC Team Records Updated
The YSST LC Team Records have been updated. 4 team records were broken this week at the 2008 YMCA Long Course National Championships. Graham Williams set new standards in the Open 800 and 1500 Free,...
Aug 1, 2008 - YMCA National Championships
Results from the 2008 Long Course YMCA Nationals have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. 150 YMCA's representing 22 states attended the meet. YSST finished 36th in the Combined team scores. Con...
Jul 20, 2008 - NCS 14 & Under LC Champs
Results from the 2008 NCS 14 & U LC Champs have been posted on the meet schedule page.
Jul 20, 2008 - YSST LC Team Records Updated
The YSST LC Team Records have been updated. 4 team records were broken this weekend at the NCS 14 & U LC Champs. Emma Weisgerber broke her own record in the 10 & U 400 Free. Sava Turcanu set new st...
Jul 14, 2008 - 2008 LC Upper SE Regional YMCA Champs
Click here to view the results for the 2008 Long Course Upper SE Regional YMCA Champs.
Jul 14, 2008 - YSST Long Course Team Records Updated
The YSST Long Course Team Records have been updated. 5 team records were broken this past weekend at the USRY LC Champs. Sophia Cherkez set new standards in the 8 & U girls 100 Free, 200 Free, and 2...
Jun 29, 2008 - 2008 Lynchburg Firecracker Invitational
Results from the 2008 Lynchburg Firecracker Invitational have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Jun 18, 2008 - NCS Open Water Champs
The NCS Open Water Champs results have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. Congratulations to Katherine Glenn and Danny Aberle for their performances. Katherine won the Women's 10K event and Dann...
Jun 18, 2008 - Weisgerber breaks 10/U 400 Free Team Record
The Long Course team records have been updated. Emma Weisgerber broke the 10 & under 400 Free team record at the 2nd Annual Bob Pratt Invitational.
Jun 15, 2008 - 2nd Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
Click here to view the results from the 2nd Annual Bob Pratt Invitational.
Jun 1, 2008 - 2008 Piranhas Hula Invitational
The results from the 2008 Piranhas Hula Invitational have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
May 20, 2008 - Cherkez breaks two team records
The Long Course team records have been updated. At the 11th Annual YSSC Coach's Invite, Sophia Cherkez broke the 8 & under 100 Back and 100 Fly team records.
May 4, 2008 - North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet
The North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet was held Sunday, May 4th in Charlotte. YSST had five athletes recognized at the banquet. Cory Spencer, Katherine Glenn, Miriam McDonald, Graham Williams, a...
May 1, 2008 - Team Suit Order
Click here for a YSST team suit order form . Payment and forms are due back on Friday, May 9th.
Apr 28, 2008 - 2nd Annual Bob Pratt Invitational
The 2nd Annual Bob Pratt Invitational has been sanctioned by USAS/NCS. The events file for TM is also available.
Apr 20, 2008 - 2008 Spring SC Meet Fees
Click here to view the 2008 Spring SC Meet Fees .
Apr 18, 2008 - 2008 Long Course Meet Schedule
The Long Course meet schedule has been posted on the Meet Schedule page. There may be some additions to the schedule.
Apr 17, 2008 - 2008 Long Course Practice Schedule
The Long Course practice schedule (April-August) has been updated on the Group Schedules page.
Apr 15, 2008 - NCS Top Ten List
North Carolina Swimming has posted a Top Ten list for all events 11 and over for the 2007-2008 Short Course season. Swimmers are ranked by single age group. YSST had 39 times make the list with 7 as...
Apr 5, 2008 - Turcanu breaks YMCA National Age Group Record
Sava Turcanu's 100 yard Butterfly swim at the Capital Classic in December broke the national record for YMCA swimming in the 11-12 age group. Congratulations Sava!
Apr 5, 2008 - 2008 YMCA Nationals
Congratulations to Katherine Glenn, Graham Williams, and Sava Turcanu for a successful meet in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Results from the meet are posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Apr 5, 2008 - Team Records Updated
The Short Course Yards team records have been updated. At the 2008 YMCA SC National Championships, Graham Williams broke his own team records in the 13-14 and Open 500 and 1000 Free. He also broke t...
Apr 5, 2008 - Top Times Report for the 2007-2008 SCY Season
Click here to view the final YSST Top Times report for the 2007-2008 Short Course Season .
Mar 17, 2008 - 2008 Upper SE Regional YMCA Champs
Results from the 2008 Upper SE Regional YMCA Championships have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. YSST finished 9th out of 46 teams from Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Mar 17, 2008 - Team Records Updated
The Short Course Yards team records have been updated. At the 2008 Upper SE Regional YMCA Championships, Graham Williams broke his own team records in the 13-14 and Open 1000 Free posting a 9:51.40. ...
Mar 2, 2008 - 2008 GYSSA Champs
Results from the GYSSA Championships have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Feb 25, 2008 - Team Records Updated
The Short Course Yards team records have been updated. Graham Williams set new records in the 13-14 and Open male 1000 Free this past weekend at the NCS 14 & Under Champs. 16 team records have been ...
Feb 25, 2008 - NCS 14 & Under Championships
Results from the NCS 14 & Under Championships have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. Graham Williams, Sava Turcanu, and Cory Spencer all posted top 5 finishes at the meet. Graham claimed a stat...
Feb 17, 2008 - Website Updates
Results from the 2008 NCS Senior Championships have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. The Short Course Yards Team Records have been updated. Katherine Glenn set two new team records this weeken...
Feb 12, 2008 - Team Records Updated
The Short Course Yards team records have been updated. Katherine Glenn tied the team record in the Open Female 500 Free with a 5:08.25 on February 2nd. Graham Williams set new team records in the 13...
Feb 6, 2008 - Top ten list
Click here to view an article with educational items for parents, swimmers, and coaches. It was written by John Leonard who is the Executive Director of the American Swim Coaches Association .
Feb 4, 2008 - Website Updates
Results from the 2008 GCY Winter Invite have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. Updated meet information for the 2008 USY Regional Champs has been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Jan 24, 2008 - Website Updates
Meet Information for the NCS Sr Champs, GYSSA Champs, and USY Champs have been posted on the Meet Schedule page.
Jan 21, 2008 - Y States
Results from Y States have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. We had some great swims this past weekend. YSST finished 5th overall and 2nd in the small team category behind WSY. Swimmers from Y...
Jan 15, 2008 - Website Updates
Meet Information for the GCY Winter Invite and the NCS 14 & Under Championships have been posted in the Meet Schedule page.
Dec 20, 2007 - Website Updates
Results from the CHY Holiday Invite and the YOTA Capital Classic have been posted on the Meet Schedule page. The Team Records page has been updated. We had 12 team records broken this fall. Cory Spe...
Dec 11, 2007 - 2007 Fall States
We had some great swims this past weekend in Raleigh at Fall States. Sava Turcanu set a new state record for 11-12 boys in the 200 Butterfly with a time of 2:01.42. The old record of 2:04.26 was se...
Nov 19, 2007 - Website Updates
The results from the THAT Thanksgiving Invite have been added on the Meet Schedule page. Meet information for FALL STATES and the CHY Winter Invite have also been added on the Meet Schedule page.
Nov 12, 2007 - YSST Fall Invitational
We had just over 300 swimmers for the 2007 YSST Fall Invitational this past weekend (Nov 10-11). Results from the meet can be found on the Meet Schedule page.
Nov 7, 2007 - Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash
We had 31 swimmers at the Carolina Aquatics Autumn Splash in Columbia, SC on October 26-28. Meet results can be found on the Meet Schedule page.
Oct 16, 2007 - YWNC October Opener
We had 44 swimmers participate in the YWNC October Opener in Marion, NC on Saturday, October 13th. The meet went well with some great early season swims. Meet results can be found on the Meet Schedu...
Sep 9, 2007 - Long Course Awards Banquet
The Long Course Awards Banquet was a great success thanks to the efforts of all parent volunteers. We had great attendance, and Katherine Glenn's video was awesome as usual. We plan on putting Kathe...