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Jul 31, 2018 - 2018 LCM FAR WESTERNS
Jul 24, 2018 - 2018 LCM JUNIOR OLYMPICS
Apr 11, 2018 - 2018 FAR WESTERNS (SCY)
FAR WESTERNS has been and will always be one of the fastest age group meets in the country??huge tradition for decades. Last week we had 8 athletes attend. As well, on Thursday, we had Emma G. and R...
Mar 23, 2018 - SWAGR 2018
IF WE HAVE ANOTHER MEET AS GREAT AS OUR LAST 3??WELL, THIS IS AN AMAZING RUN!!!! Last Chance JO?s Sectionals SWAGR Far Westerns TEAM RECORDS?.RELAY RECORD...
Mar 4, 2018 - JOs Day Three
500 free Carina Rivera: had an awesome first half of the swim but didn't have enough gas for the back half of the race. So she didn't have the swim she was looking for. Tiare Holokahi: all she needed...
Mar 3, 2018 - JOs Day Two
So Coach Grace is a knucklehead?. I missed Mia Cruz in my recap for Friday. But she did awesome. Killed it in the 100 breast and gained a new best time. In her backstroke we did not have the swim we ...
Mar 2, 2018 - JOs Day One
We had a fantastic first day of Junior Olympics! Emily Mueller: placed second overall in the 400IM for prelims with a time drop off 13 seconds. She will be swimming finals. And man was it a race!!! ...
Mar 2, 2018 - Sectionals 2018
This was a great meet for our older boys.......TIM, ANDY and JONNY did a great job racing the fastest kids on the west coast. This was a first time appearance at this meet for Jonny. Host team, North...
Feb 26, 2018 - WAVES ROCK @ 2018 LOST DUTCHMAN CHANDLER, AZ.
Oct 30, 2017 - JAG DEWIT and AVA BAUTISTA SNS HIGH POINT WINNERS
CONGRATULATIONS!!! JAG DEWIT (8 & under) AVA ...
Sep 26, 2017 - Honoring Maureen Rankin
Hello all, It is with great sadness that Coach Matt's sister-in-law passed yesterday. The swimming world lost a great woman but her legacy will always be remembered. Here is a well written article ab...
Apr 6, 2017 - 2017 SHORT COURSE FAR WESTERN CHAMPS
Apr 1, 2017 - 2017 SWAGR
Mar 15, 2017 - 2017 SPEEDO SECTIONALS
2017 SPEEDO SECTIONALS (Carlsbad, Ca.) Beautiful weather, amazing complex and very fast swimming??..a dream come true!!! This beautiful complex located in Carlsbad, was built in 2014 and I kinda?...
Mar 3, 2017 - Short Course JOs 2017
Day One of JO's Holy Vaca! Day one of JO's went as planned. The kids did what was expected of them: executed each swim, new personal bests, and overall fast swims! Emily Mueller: dropped 5 seconds in ...
Jan 27, 2017 - Congratulations RAVEN, ANDY and JONNY
RAVEN HEURTELOU ANDY RAMIREZ JONATHAN DYE have recently been selected to participate in the upcoming 2017 SNS Leadership Camp. Way to go and ...
Oct 18, 2016 - WAVES' Will Bulris and Tim Lee selected as SNS Top-3 High Point Winners
GREAT NEWS!!!! TIM LEE (short course season / 15-16) and WILL BULRIS (long course season / 9-10), OUR OWN WAVE MALE ATHLETES, HAVE BEEN RECOGNIZED FOR THE FOLLOWING ACCOMPLISHMENT: Congratulat...
Oct 18, 2016 - WAVES' TOP-10 TIMES in the USA
- TIM LEE posted three times worthy of making the USA Swimming?s TOP-10 performances for the 2015-2016 Season ?15 year-olds? 50 yard fly :22.69 3 rd best in the country ...
Aug 8, 2016 - Futures Championships
2016 FUTURES CHAMPIONSHIP (Stanford, Ca.) Saturday ? Sunday 200 fly Tim was entered with his yards time and finished strong with a 2:12.44??. a little bit off his best time (took a 2:10 low to ...
Mar 19, 2016 - 2016 NCSA National Championships
Orlando, Florida.......worked on my tan a little bit today with Tim. It was part of our victory celebration!!! This 5-day championship began yesterday with some distance events and some relays. Ti...
Mar 5, 2016 - March JOs 2016
Feb 11, 2016 - Takeaways from Leadership Camp
Waves..... This past weekend, two of our GOLD TEAM members participated in the Sierra Nevada Swimming Leadership Camp held in Roseville. Our athletes spent Friday afternoon and all day Saturday atte...
Jan 20, 2016 - Cal Invitational
Our recent travel meet to Cal Berkeley with selected Gold Team athletes proved to be well worth our participation. Some of our athletes were too sick to attend (ok, I?m ready to be done with this s...
Jan 5, 2016 - 24ish Hour Swim + More
2016, Leap year and OLYMPIC year??I look forward to this every four years. Fast swimming, higher expectations, setting the BAR higher than normal, increased work ethic and commitment all share equal ...
Nov 3, 2015 - November is Here!
Happy November! It's the month to give thanks, turkey, Christmas shopping, no-shave November, and cooler temperatures (I'm hoping!). Pool renovations are still under way and hopefully won't go longer...
Oct 15, 2015 - United States Aquatic Sports Convention
If you didn't know, one of our very own is an Athlete Representative for Sierra Nevada Swimming. Tim Lee recently had the opportunity to attend the United States Aquatic Sports Convention in Missouri...
Oct 1, 2015 - It's OCTOBER already?
Happy October everyone!! October 10th - Officials clinic will be held in our team room (near the locker rooms) from 9 until possibly 12pm. Our team is in desperate need of officials, and this posit...
Sep 27, 2015 - Fall Frenzy 2015
WOW..... Proud to be the leader of this TEAM and have everyone come together on OUR TURF. Our athletes were amazing this weekend and VACA coaches did a great job in preparing for competition. We hav...
Sep 1, 2015 - September News
It's SEPTEMBER! The kids have been back in school for a few weeks now, summer weather is still lingering, and we are still hoping that El Nino makes an appearance in the next few months... -Team pict...
Aug 25, 2015 - Olympic Time Trials
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Aug 2, 2015 - 2015 Long Course Far Westerns
DAY ONE Tim had a pretty good prelim swim (54.12)...good enough to qualify 1st, but a little off best time. The entire 15-16 boys were slow in prelims. BUT THE DANG FINALS WERE A DIFFERENT STORY. ...
Jul 26, 2015 - JO Wrap Up
Jul 23, 2015 - Roseville Junior Olympics - Day 1
WE HAD AN AMAZING DAY...... The Swim Gods and others were definitely shining down on the WAVES today. So many great achievements, it is difficult to know where to start. We had a really great day. ...
Jun 28, 2015 - Lodi Meet
I was so very proud of our TEAM performance this past weekend. Our TEAM SPIRIT was off the charts and so was the action in the pool. I remember Carolyn (8 years old) walking around very tall after h...
Jun 1, 2015 - Vacaville Magazine
Check out the great article in the Vacaville Magazine about Vacaville Swim Club! Pick up a copy or just copy and paste the following link into your browser (pages 40-41); http://www.vacamag.com/mayj...
May 31, 2015 - Woodland Spring Classic
HOOOOLY MOOOOLY!!! What a fantastic meet at Woodland Spring Classic. Much of the TEAM was represented including our 8 & unders all the way up to our high-school-aged athletes. I was very proud of ou...
May 22, 2015 - VACA swimmers make WAVES representing their high schools!
Sports Prep swimming: Vanden?s Lee sets two SJS frosh/soph boys records By Daily Republic staff From page B10 | May 22, 2015 LODI ? Vanden High doesn?t have a pool, but that didn?t keep fres...
Oct 9, 2014 - Fall Frenzy Meet a Great Start to the Season!
From Coach Brad: What a wild weekend for our first swim meet of the season! We had a thunder-and-lightning-delayed Friday night, which shifted the mile swims to Saturday and Sunday, a beautifully sunn...
Sep 14, 2014 - Vaca Swimmers Making Waves in Alcatraz Open Water!
Several Vaca swimmers participated in the 19th annual Alcatraz Invitational on Sunday. This event is a 1.25 mile swim in the open waters of the San Francisco Bay. Braving waters with temperatures in t...
Sep 10, 2014 - Waves Rip Through End of Season Meets!
From Coach Brad: Six of our Senior Elite swimmers traveled to Clovis, CA to represent our team at the Western Zone Senior Championship meet. This meet draws swimmers from all throughout the Western Zo...
Jul 25, 2014 - Making Waves at Junior Olympics!
From Coach Brad: Heading into this meet, I said to everyone that we had the opportunity to be the best team at this meet ? the best team being the one that is the most supportive, the tightest-knit gr...
Jul 22, 2014 - Team Records and Team Award at JOs!
Vaca Wave Swimmers and Families - Junior Olympics was a huge success for our team! I want to personally congratulate all of the swimmers on their excellent performances over the course of the weekend....
Jul 10, 2014 - Vaca Swimmers Roll in Lodi
From Coach Wedaman: Lodi was a very enjoyable meet weekend with the Silver 1 and 2 groups having more 50 meter practices going into the meet. They showed very good race strategies and managed their r...
Jun 23, 2014 - Stand Out Swims and Team Records at Summer Sanders Invite!
From Coach Brad: After being gone for two weeks, I was excited to return to the pool to see our swimmers competing in the Summer Sanders Meet. This has blossomed into one of the premiere age group tri...
Jun 23, 2014 - Vaca Waves Compete in Woodland
From Coach Wedaman: The Silver 1 and 2 groups? second long course meet was a great success as was the enjoyable weather and the remodeled Woodland Aquatic Center. Tim Lee had new Far Western times in ...
May 29, 2014 - Vaca Waves head to Stockton for Tiger Tail Meet!
Tiger Tail Meet Coming hot off of a great performance at the high school sections meet and post-sections meet at Davis, the Senior Elite group had to quickly shift gears and prepare themselves for lon...
May 22, 2014 - High School Swimmers Cap Off Season at Sections and Davis Meets!
CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Meet The CIF Sac-Joaquin Section meet is the culmination of the high school swim season. It brings together hundreds of swimmers from the Northern California area in one of the...
May 7, 2014 - Vaca Waves Flow Through Vallejo Meet
From Coach Wedaman: Vallejo in April, we had all the weather, well no snow. The Silver 1 and 2 swimmers were ready to race and do some new events long course, and test out what they have been learnin...
Apr 24, 2014 - Waves Churn Up First Long Course Meet!
SASO Long Course Meet From Coach Brad: Coming off of a short taper for our trials and finals meet, it was a quick turn around for the Senior Elite group to come back and race at the SASO meet. Transit...
Apr 23, 2014 - JO Max Meet a Success!
JO Max Meet From Coach Wedaman: Well again it rains when we run a meet in Vacaville. Helps the drought and does not affect the swimmers as they are ready to race and enjoy racing to much to be effect...
Apr 16, 2014 - Far Westerns a Success for Vaca Swimmers!
From Coach Wedaman: Far Westerns is one of the oldest age group championship meets in the country at over 50 years of age. It has very fast time standards and attracts swimmers from all over the coun...
Apr 15, 2014 - Senior Elite Makes Waves at Senior Invitational
The Senior Elite swimmers were invited to participate in a trials and finals meet against 6 other teams in from our LSC. We took this meet seriously as an opportunity to swim fast in the middle of the...
Mar 20, 2014 - Waves Surf Through Last Chance Qualifier
LAST CHANCE MEET From Coach Carly: While the red group was not out in full force for the Last Chance Swim Meet it was a great experience. The sun was not out the whole time the kids? enthusiasm and ex...
Mar 20, 2014 - Waves Go Big at Spring JOs!
From Coach Wedaman: We came to RACE and we did. After having done both the Fall and Winter Greatness Challenge, the swimmers were very prepared to go fast and it is a lot of fun when you know you are...
Feb 20, 2014 - Waves Roll Through Heartbreaker Swim Meet
From Coach Brad: The Heartbreaker was a true test of character this year, as cold temperatures and constant rain battered the swimmers throughout the weekend. Despite the adverse condition...
Jan 30, 2014 - Vaca Waves Find Success at All-Star Meet!
The All Star tri-meet with San Diego and Central California found Sierra Nevada in second place behind San Diego. The weather was outstanding and the All-Star team did a great job of handling the tra...
Jan 16, 2014 - Vaca Waves Represented at Sierra Nevada All-Stars
Our own Tim Lee (Silver 1 group) will be represnting the Vacaville Wave Swim Team as a part of the Sierra Nevada All-Star team this weekend in Bakersfield, CA! Each year our LSC selects 8 boys and 8 g...
Dec 16, 2013 - Waves roar through Walnut Creek
From Coach Wedaman: The weather finally caught up with us; it was cold. This meet is a senior meet which means that the swimmers in the meet are 13 and up, lots of high school aged and some college a...
Dec 15, 2013 - Vaca Waves duel against CCA in the cold!
From Coach Lauren: Our dual meet with CCA was cold, but successful! For many Vaca swimmers this was their first meet, and they did an amazing job! They learned how a meet ran, how to swim fast races, ...
Dec 13, 2013 - Waves Finish Strong at Holiday Festival!
The National group traveled to Arizona to compete in the Holiday Festival at Arizona State University as their season-ending meet for the fall/winter season. For many swimmers in the group this was th...
Dec 2, 2013 - Waves roll through Gobbler Classic
From Coach Lauren: Red/White: Red and White swam fantastic races at the Gobbler Classic. Despite the cold temperatures and long days, everyone swam fast! Congratulations to Jayla Boyd, Rylie Johnson, ...
Nov 14, 2013 - Waves crash into Redding at JR Trials and Finals Meet!
From Coach Wedaman: The weather has continued to be very cooperative and we took advantage of it. Senior 1 has been preparing to be fast in all of their races with good technique and good aerobic trai...
Nov 5, 2013 - Valero Comes Through With Second Big Donation!
For the second consecutive year the Valero corporation, through its Texas Open Children's Benefit golf tournament, has made a substantial donation to our swim team! This year, we were the recepients o...
Nov 3, 2013 - National Group Makes Final Tune Up at SASO!
From Coach Brad: With little more than a month until their season-ending, championship meet in Arizona, the National group participated in a quad meet with swimmers from SASO, Vallejo, and Aqua-Sol th...
Nov 1, 2013 - Vaca Swimmers Making Big Waves at Home Meet!
From Coach Jared: This was many of our swimmers? first swim meet and everyone swam well! Before the meet we really focused on streamlines and freestyle flip turns. I was keeping my eyes especially f...
Oct 27, 2013 - Swim-A-Million Results!
Our annual Swim-A-Million fundraiser was Saturday, Oct. 26th. Swimmers from every group came together, including our masters swimmers, to try to swim one million yards as a team! For the past several ...
Oct 24, 2013 - Waves build up in second meet of the season at Vallejo!
From Coach Jared: This was my first chance to see some of my new Red and White swimmers compete. Their enthusiasm was palpable! It made the meet a lot of fun for me to coach. Each swimmer that att...
Oct 11, 2013 - Vacaville Swimmers Kick Off Season in Davis!
At the first meet of the year we achieved 83% best times - way to go Wave! This is especially impressive with the incredible September rain on Saturday. The swimmers showed that they were prepared a...
Aug 4, 2013 - Vacaville Masters Have Exciting July Adventures
The month of July was busy, exciting and eventful for the Vacaville Masters. It seemed like everywhere you turned someone was challenging him/herself to some new adventure. The following are just some...
Jul 26, 2013 - Waves flow through Junior Olympics!
From Coach Megan: The Red, White and Blue groups did amazing at JOs! I could not be more proud of my swimmers and how they swam over the weekend. They did a fabulous job of getting up to race and swim...
Jul 25, 2013 - Starks makes Waves at Sectionals!
Sam Starks, from the National group, was the lone swimmer who qualified for the CA/NV Gold Sectional meet, and so traveled with Coach Brad down to Santa Clarita to compete with over 800 top athletes f...
Jul 15, 2013 - Davis meet a prime warm up for JOs
From Coach Megan: The Davis swim meet was an incredible meet for the Red, White and Blue groups! A lot of swimmers competed in new and challenging events. I love to see my swimmers taking the opportu...
Jul 8, 2013 - Vaca "Duals" with Napa
From Coach Megan: The Red, White and Blue groups did a fabulous job at Napa! There were a lot of swimmers who swam in their first long course meet and very first swim meet! I am excited to see more an...
Jun 28, 2013 - Vaca Swimmers Heat Up At Summer Meets!
From Coach Brad: Summer Sanders was my first opportunity to watch the swimmers from our National and Senior groups race in what was the largest and fastest Summer Sanders Invitational I have been to...
Jun 10, 2013 - VACA Masters Make Waves in the Open Water in June
We are only two weeks into June and already Vacaville Masters swimmers have stepped out and challenged themselves in a variety of events. On Saturday, June 1 st , we had 15 people participate in the ...
Apr 25, 2013 - 2013 Spring Splash results are in...
The Vacaville Swim Team participated in their first long course meet of the season at the 2013 Spring Splash held last weekend at Folsom Aquatic Center. VACA swimmers were quick off the blocks in anti...
Apr 11, 2013 - VACA Masters Score in Top 5 at Championships
A prolific-scoring group of Vacaville Swim Team Masters competed last weekend at the Pacific Masters Championships in Moraga, CA and came away with a Top 5 finish out of 54 teams in the Small-Team Div...
Dec 5, 2012 - Vacaville competes at Husky Invite
The Vacaville Swim Team?s National group sent four swimmers to the 64 th annual Husky Invitational November 30 th ? December 2 nd in Tacoma, Washington. This is a trials and finals meet that has t...
Oct 26, 2012 - Vacaville hosts Fall Swim Meet
The Vacaville Swim Team hosted their annual Fall Swim Meet October 19 th ? 21 st . There were over 600+ swimmers and 21 teams who competed over the three days of competition. The Vacaville Swim Tea...
Oct 7, 2012 - VACA Masters Participate in 40th Annual Sprint Pentathlon
On the last weekend of September, ten adults represented the Vacaville Swim Team Masters program at the 40 th Annual Sprint Pentathlon held at the Schaal Aquatics Center at UC Davis. Cheered on under ...
Aug 8, 2012 - Vacaville competes at Sr. Western Zones
Swimmers from the National and Senior group traveled to Clovis, Ca. (August 2 nd ? 5 th ) to wrap up the long course season by racing at the Senior Western Zone Championship meet. The meet doubled...
Aug 8, 2012 - Vacaville Swim Team finishes 6th at Sierra Nevada Junior Olympics
The Vacaville Swim Team traveled to Roseville, California to race in the Sierra Nevada Long Course Meters Junior Olympics July 19 th ? 22 nd , 2012. The team consisted of 46 swimmers who competed ...
Jun 12, 2012 - National & Senior Groups Race at Summer Sanders Invitational
Over the weekend (6/8/12 - 6/10/12) the National and Senior Groups from the Vacaville Swim Team competed in the Summer Sanders Invitational. This is a long course Trials and Finals meet. As it is on...
Jun 4, 2012 - National Group Swimmers compete at Santa Clara Grand Prix Meet
Over the weekend swimmers Matt Abernethy and Kyle Castro from the National Group of the Vacaville Swim Team competed at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix long course swim meet. Both swimmers...
Jun 4, 2012 - Vacaville competes in Woodland
The Vacaville Swim Team attended the Woodland long course BB +/- May 20 ? 22, 2012. This was the second long course meet of the season for most of the swimmers. As a whole the team performed very we...
May 13, 2012 - VACA Masters Give Strong Performances at the Pacific Masters SC Championships
May 12, 2012 - Vacaville Age Groupers race in Davis
The Vacaville Swim Team traveled May 5 th & 6 th to compete in Davis. This was a short course yards meet giving a lot of our younger swimmers more race experience. Coach Sarah noted that the Davi...
Apr 26, 2012 - Vacaville Competes in first Long Course Meet of Season
The Vacaville Swim Team traveled to Folsom over the past weekend with 70 swimmers representing the team. This was the first long course meet of the season for the vast majority of the team. This w...
Apr 11, 2012 - VACA swimmers have excellent Far Western Championship Meet!
The Vacaville Swim Team sent a group of swimmers to compete at the short course yards Far Western Championships, March 29th - April 1st, 2012.There were over 1700 athletes competing and over 12 diff...
Feb 28, 2012 - VACA Swimmers recognized as Sierra Nevada Scholar Athletes
The Sierra Nevada LSC recently honored a group of athletes from our LSC for outstanding achievements in both the classroom and the pool. For the 2010 - 2012 school year the Vacaville Swim Team had ...
Feb 20, 2012 - Vacaville "shines" at home meet!
Over the weekend of February 3 rd ? 5 th , the Vacaville Swim Team hosted a BB +/- meet at home for the Sierra Nevada LSC. There were over 15 teams present and 400+ swimmers competing. The meet h...
Jan 11, 2012 - Vacaville Swim Team earns honors at Sierra Nevada award banquet
Sierra Nevada Swimming held its annual awards banquet Saturday, January 7th at Arden Hills Country Club. Over the course of the evening a number of awards and presentations were made to many swimme...
Jan 10, 2012 - Kyle Castro competes at USA Swimming Junior National Championships
USA Swimming hosted the Junior National Championships December 8th - 10th, 2011 at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas. This meet is comprised of the top 18 year old and under swimmers in the ...