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Nov 5, 2019 - Sloane Donovan verbally commits to Emory University
Congratulations to Sloane Donovan! This last week CTA Senior Sloane Donovan verbally committed to attend and swim for Emory University. Sloane is a Senior at Northridge High School. She is a really ...
Jun 11, 2019 - Isaac Smith commits to Cal Tech
CTA Senior Isaac Smith has commited and will attend the California Institute of Technology this coming Fall in Pasadena, CA. Isaac will also compete for Cal Tech, a Div. III school. Isaac began swimm...
Apr 14, 2019 - CTA's Sloane Donovan qualifies for Open Water Nationals
This weekend Sloane Donovan competed at the Southern Zone Open Water Championships in Florida where she represented Southeastern Swimming. She raced the 5K as well as a relay with other Southeastern ...
Mar 24, 2019 - Julie Berger signs with Drury University
Just recently Julie Berger signed a letter of intent to attend Drury University in Missouri on a swimming scholarship. Julie began swimming for CTA at a young age following in the footsteps of her tw...
Feb 13, 2019 - Walker Ferry Signs at Washington University
Just recently CTA Senior Walker Ferry signed his letter of intent to attend and compete for Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Walker has been a swimmer on CTA since he was just a young bo...
Nov 7, 2018 - CTA swimmers make a big splash the last couple weekends
Hi CTA Families, Over the last two weekends, CTA has had a bunch of success in the pool. Two weekends ago, we sent 17 swimmers to the Montgomery Halloween Thriller Meet. Besides all the great swims ...
Jul 31, 2018 - Zach Smith gets 2nd at Junior Nationals
Greetings CTA from Southern California, This evening Zachary Smith earned a Silver Medal in the Men's 200m Fly at Junior Nationals with a time of 2:00.36. He was just touched out at the finish, but w...
Jul 18, 2018 - CTA sends 22 to Southeasterns
CTA is sending 22 swimmers to the Southeastern Championships beginning tomorrow at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. All of these swimmers have been attending practice, working hard, and are ...
Nov 21, 2017 - Zachary Smith signs with Notre Dame
CTA Senior Zachary Smith officially signed his letter of intent to attend Notre Dame just over a week ago. He will be a freshman there next year and an important member to their up and coming program...
May 26, 2017 - CTA Graduates 3
CTA will graduate 3 swimmers this year. The three seniors are Jewels Harris, Molly Schuckert, and Alex Smith. All three swimmers have been with CTA for roughly 10 years. Jewels Harris will be atten...
Feb 21, 2017 - CTA has great performances at Southeasterns
This last weekend CTA sent 17 swimmers to Southeasterns which was held in Auburn. There were some great performances. The most notable swim of the weekend belngs to Zach Smith (who won the 50, 100, ...
Feb 10, 2017 - 17 CTA Swimmers will compete next week at Southeasterns
Next week will mark the end of the Short Course season for our team at the Southeastern Swimming Championships in Auburn. CTA has 17 swimmers that will be attending in a wide range of events in multi...
Nov 10, 2016 - Jewels Harris signs with Auburn University
2016 College Signing Day
Oct 8, 2016 - Cobia brothers earn Southeastern All-Star recognition
Both Josh and David Cobia earned Southeastern All-Star recognition recently for their performance and achievement at the Southeastern level. Josh (13) was recognized for his top finishes at the 2015 ...
Sep 5, 2016 - CTA's Jewels Harris verbally commits to Auburn University
This news was posted yesterday on SwimSwam. We are very proud of Jewels and how she has developed into not only a great swimmer, but also a fantastic individual! We look forward to seeing her do eve...
Jun 22, 2016 - Zach Smith qualifies for US Olympic Trials in Omaha!
Dear Parents and swimmers, I don't know about you but I like to brag just a bit to colleagues and friends about CTA especially after swim meets, but this weekend a bit of history was made. I don't g...
Jan 19, 2016 - CTA Swimmers swim FAST at Memphis
This last weekend CTA had 16 swimmers compete at the "Gabriel Rose" Invite in Memphis, TN. The meet was a big success for the swimmers that attended. Every single swimmer achieved a best time in at ...
Dec 15, 2015 - CTA Swimmers excel at Junior Nationals
CTA swimmers Jewels Harris and Zach Smith competed this last weekend at Junior Nationals held at Georgia Tech in Atlanta. Both swimmers swam extremely fast in their respective events and represented ...
Dec 14, 2015 - 2015 SPEEDO WINTER JUNIOR NATIONALS
Jewels Harris and Zachary Smith earned 2015 Winter Junior National qualifying times to compete at the 2015 Speedo Winter Junior National Championships Meet in Atlanta, GA at the Georgia Tech pool Dece...
Dec 6, 2015 - CTA Swimmers Compete at State
Julie Berger, Sloane Donovan, Walker Ferry, and Zachary Smith represented their high schools and competed in the Alabama High School State Championship Meet that was held at Auburn University December...
Aug 9, 2015 - 2015 SPEEDO SUMMER JUNIOR NATIONALS
Jewels Harris and Zachary Smith achieved 2015 Summer Junior National qualifying times to compete at the 2015 Speedo Summer Junior National Championships Meet in San Antonio, TX July 30- August 3, 20...
Jun 3, 2015 - CTA's 2015 Graduates
CTA has 4 high school graduating seniors this year and we wish them the best of luck with their future plans. Caroline Duncan graduated from Trinity Presbyterian School. Caroline will attend Aub...
May 14, 2015 - Schille signs with UNC-Wilmington
This last week, Senior Thompson Schille signed with the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Thompson has been swimming with CTA since he was 12 years old and is now making the transition to c...
Nov 10, 2014 - New Team Records @ the BSL Cranberry Classic
CTA swimmers represented well at the BSL Cranberry Classic this past weekend at the Birmingham Crossplex. There were some great swims and best times by many swimmers as they continue to reach their g...
Sep 26, 2014 - 2013-2014 SES Age Group All-Star Team
Southeastern Swimming announced the All-Star Team for the 2013-2014 short course and long course seasons. Congratulations to Jewels Harris and Zachary Smith on earning a spot on the All-Star team! Ag...
Jul 23, 2014 - CTA Swimmer Elected as SES Athlete Representative
Three new Athlete Representatives Announced July 23, 2014 Joning Ben McCrary as Athlete Reprentatives on the SES Board of Dirictors are: Christian Berry - MTAC Jewels Harris - CTA Margaret Carey...
Jul 21, 2014 - 2014 SPEEDO SUMMER JUNIOR NATIONALS
Congratulations to Jewels Harris on achieving 2014 Summer Junior National time standards in the 100 meter butterfly event. Jewels also earned a Junior Bonus time in the 200 meter butterfly. Jewels w...
Jul 21, 2014 - CTA Swimmer Named to the 2014 SES Zones Team to Compete in San Antonio, TX
May 9, 2014 - CTA has 2 High School Graduating Seniors
Congratulations to CTA's two high school graduating seniors, Rhiannon Dixon and Anna McKenzie. Rhiannon will begin her college career studying at the University of Alabama. Anna will begin her colle...
Mar 3, 2014 - 2014 AT&T WINTER NATIONALS
Congratulations to Jewels Harris for achieving Winter Senior Nationals time standards in the 100 & 200 yd butterfly at the SC Southeastern Championships Meet in Nashville, TN. Jewels also earned Jr ...
Feb 21, 2014 - CTA Swimmer selected for the National Diversity Select Camp
Congratulations to Jewels Harris on being 1 of 36 swimmers selected by USA Swimming to attend the 2014 National Diversity Select Camp this May 1-4, 2014! The camp is held each year at the Olympic Tra...
Oct 31, 2013 - CTA Swimmers Named to 2012-13 SES All-Star Team
The 2012-13 Southeastern Swimming All-Star Team was accounced at the SES annual meeting which took place in Pensacola Beach, FL. The SES All-Star Team is comprised of swimmers 14 and under who were a...
Sep 20, 2013 - USA Swimming 2012-13 Scholastic All-American Team
Congratualations to Kelly Berger for being named to the 2012-13 Scholastic All-American Team! Each year, USA Swimming recognizes its member athletes who excel both in the classroom and in the pool....
Aug 10, 2013 - 2013 Speedo Junior National Championships
Kelly Berger and Anna McKenzie competed at the 2013 Speedo Junior National Championships August 5-9, 2013 in Irvine, CA. Kelly Berger swam the 800 meter freestyle, 400 meter freestyle, and 1500 met...
Feb 25, 2013 - 2013 SC Southeastern Championships Meet
CTA had 16 swimmers represented in the 2013 Short Course Southeastern Championships Meet that was held on February 21-24, 2013 in Nashville, TN. We are very proud of all these swimmers who had many...
Feb 2, 2013 - 2013 Southern Zone Select Camp
Congratulations to Jewels Harris on her invitation to attend the USA Swimming Southern Zone Select Camp at the University of Louisville in Louisville, KY on May 23-26, 2013. Jewels is 1 of 28 female a...
Nov 27, 2012 - College Signee
Congratulations to Kelly Berger who signed a National Letter of Intent to swim at the University of Kentucky starting in the fall of 2013. We are proud of you Kelly and Good Luck at Kentucky!
Sep 30, 2012 - CTA Swimmers Named to the 2011-12 SES All-Star Team
Congratulations to CTA swimmers on being named to the Age Group All-Star Swim Team. Jewels Harris (11-12 Girls) and Zachary Smith (11-12 Boys) were named to the 2011-12 Short Course All-Star Team. Jew...
Sep 17, 2012 - USA Swimming 2011-12 Scholastic All American Team
Congratulations to Kelly Berger, Anna McKenzie, and Cora McKenzie for achieving 2011-12 Scholastic All American Honors. These swimmers dedication and hard work has exceeded both in the classroom an...
Sep 17, 2012 - USA Swimming National Age Group Ranking
Congratulations to Jewels Harris for achieving a Top 10 National Ranking in the 50 meter butterfly. During the 2011-12 Long Course Season, Jewels placed 10th in the 50 meter butterfly with a time o...
Aug 5, 2012 - 2 CTA Swimmers Make the 2012 SES Zones Team
Congratulations to Jewels Harris and Zachary Smith for earning a spot on the 2012 SES Zones Team. Jewels and Zachary represented SES at the Zones Championship Meet in Rockwall, TX July 31- August 4, ...
Jul 27, 2012 - CTA at 2012 LC Southeastern Championship Meet
17 CTA swimmers competed at the 2012 Long Course Southeastern Championship Meet in Knoxville, TN July 19-22, 2012. There were many great swims at this meet with CTA coming in 2nd place in the Mediu...
May 20, 2012 - 2012 Auburn Classic
13 swimmers traveled to Auburn Univeristy May 18-20, 2012 to compete in the 2012 Auburn Classic. There were many great swims out of these swimmers. At the conclusion of the meet, 3 CTA swimmers ca...
May 9, 2012 - CTA Graduates 5!
This year CTA is graduating off five Seniors. They include: Joanna Duncan, Margaret Frisby, Cora McKenzie, Mariah Sellers, and Meredith Schuckert. We will miss these five dearly (well really 4, plea...
Apr 23, 2012 - HBT Vulcan Thunder Meet
CTA competed in the HBT Vulcan Thunder Meet in Hoover, AL for the first LC meet of the season on April 20-22, 2012. CTA swimmers had many great swims with some achieving LC Southeastern qualifying ...
Feb 26, 2012 - CTA WINS SMALL TEAMS TITLE AT 2012 SC SOUTHEASTERN CHAMPIONSHIPS!!!
CTA wins Small Team Division at the 2012 Short Course Southeastern Championship Meet in Knoxville, TN. Great job swimmers and coaches!
Jan 5, 2012 - CTA earns Bronze Level status!
USA Swimming recently released this year's award winners for it's Club Excellence Program. The Club Excellence Program is a program that identifies and recognizes USA Swimming clubs for their commitme...
Dec 12, 2011 - CTA SWIMMERS COMPETE AT WINTER JUNIOR NATIONALS
CTA Swimmers (Kelly Berger, Anna McKenzie, and Cora McKenzie) compete in the 2011 Speedo Winter (Short Course) Junior National Championships that was held Dec. 8-11 in Austin, TX at the University o...
Dec 5, 2011 - CTA Swimmers Represent their High Schools in the AHSAA 2011 State Meet
CTA Swimmers competed and raced to Finals in the AHSAA 2011 Swimming & Diving Championship State Meet in Auburn, AL: Kelly Berger- Junior at Tuscaloosa County High School won 3rd place in the 200 fre...
Dec 1, 2011 - College News!
Congratulations to Cora McKenzie on her signing commitment to Rice University! Cora will study and swim for Rice University in Texas after her high school graduation this May 2012. CTA is very proud o...
Nov 1, 2011 - CTA Swimmers Named to the 2010-2011 Scholastic All American Team
Congratulations to CTA swimmers Kelly Berger and Cora Mckenzie on being named to the 2010-2011 Scholastic All-American Team! Each year, USA Swimming recognizes its members who excel in the classroom a...
Oct 31, 2011 - CTA Swimmers Named to the 2010-11 SES All-Star Team
Congratulations to the five swimmers from CTA who were recently selected as members of the 2010-2011 Southeastern Swimming Age Group All-Star Team. Short Course Team: 9-10 Girls: Peyton Osborn 11-12...
Oct 25, 2011 - CTA Swimmers Achieve USA Swimming National Age Group Recognition
Congratulations to CTA swimmers Jewels Harris and Kelly Berger on being honored in the USA Swimming National Age Group Recognition Program! This is an awards program for the top level of age gro...
Oct 24, 2011 - 5 CTA Swimmers Win Highpoint Award at HBT Halloween Happening Meet 2011
CTA swimmers were awesome at the HBT Halloween Happening Meet this past weekend in Hoover, AL. Several swimmers made qualifying Southeastern times in their individual events and there were many best...
Aug 15, 2011 - CTA SWIMMERS COMPETE AT SPEEDO JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
CTA swimmers (Kelly Berger, Anna McKenzie, and Cora McKenzie) compete at the Speedo Junior National Championships at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA, August 8-12, 2011. Way to go swimmers and ...
Aug 9, 2011 - INTERESTED IN COMPETITIVE SWIMMING?
Any swimmer 5 years and older that can swim one lap of freestyle and backstroke somewhat comfortably can tryout for Crimson Tide Aquatics. Just come on deck (50 meter pool) at 6:30pm, on a Tuesd...
Jul 17, 2011 - CTA WINS MEDIUM TEAMS TITLE AT 2011 LC SOUTHEASTERN CHAMPIONSHIPS!
Crimson Tide Aquatics brought 21 swimmers to Knoxville, TN on July 14-17, 2011 to compete in the Long Course Southeastern Championships. The team won 1st place in the Medium teams division! There w...
Mar 1, 2011 - CTA WINS SMALL TEAMS TITLE AT 2011 SC SOUTHEASTERN CHAMPIONSHIPS!
Crimson Tide Aquatics brought 13 swimmers to Nashville, Feb. 24th-27th, 2011, to compete in the Short Course Southeastern Championships. The team won 1st Place in the small teams division. There w...
Jan 20, 2011 - McKenzie Duo Receives USA Swimming Honors
USA Swimming has honored both CTA sisters Cora and Anna McKenzie. Cora McKenzie received USA Swimming's Scholastic All-American award. This is given nationwide to 10th-12th graders that can carry ...
Oct 31, 2010 - CTA Swimmers Named to the 2009-10 SES All-Star Team
Congratulations to CTA Swimmers who have been named to the 2009-10 SES All-Star Team! 2009-10 Short Course Team: Jewels Harris (9-10 Girls) Peyton Osborn (9-10 Girls) Kelly Berger (13-14 Girls) Anna M...
Oct 24, 2010 - CTA Swims to Five High Point Wins at HBT Halloween Happening Meet.
October 22-24, 2010, CTA sent 56 swimmers to the HBT "Halloween Happening". There were many great swims from a wide range of abilities and groups. The coaches were very pleased with the performances...
Aug 2, 2010 - CTA SWIMMERS COMPETE AT THE 2010 SOUTHERN ZONE CHAMPIONSHIP MEET
CTA Swimmers (Kelly Berger, Anna McKenzie, and Cora McKenzie) travel and compete at the 2010 Southern Zone Championships at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, GA. The Southern Zone Championships was held at t...
Mar 1, 2009 - CTA WINS SMALLS TEAMS TITLE AT 2009 SC SOUTHEASTERN CHAMPIONSHIPS
13 of CTA swimmers competed in the 2009 Short Course Southeastern Championships February 26- March 1, 2009 that was held in Nashville, TN. CTA came out with a 1st place win, receiving the 2009 Short...
Oct 12, 2008 - CTA SWIMMERS HONORED AT THE 2008 SES HALL OF FAME BANQUET
CTA Swimmers (Philip Dockery, Hudson Tucker, Anna McKenzie, Jewels Harris, Peyton Osborn, Mary Katherine Stewart, and Maddie Taylor) were honored for their swimming achievements at the 2008 Southeas...
Feb 17, 2008 - CTA's 8 & Under Girls Win Central District Championship Meet in Huntsville, AL
The 8 & Under Girls capture the honor of District Champions at the 2008 District Central Championship SES Meet, which was held on February 16 & 17 at the Brahan Spring Natatorium in Huntsville, AL. G...