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Feb 19, 2019 - Coach Brian Fischetti joins the STARS coaching staff
We would like to welcome Coach Brian Fischetti to the Southwest STARS! Brian hails from Richmond, VA. He was the Head Age Group and Assistant Senior coach in Virginia with Poseidon Swimming Club under...
Dec 14, 2018 - Annabella Boardman commits to Swarthmore College
Congratulations to Senior STAR swimmer Annabella Boardman on her acceptance and verbal commitment to swim at Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania!
Dec 10, 2018 - Nabil Kalahiki Qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STAR Senior swimmer Nabil Kalahiki qualified for the 2019 NCSA Junior national Championships that will be held on March 19-23, 2019 in Orlando. His 200 IM and 200 Back times at the Clearwater Jingle B...
Nov 12, 2018 - 6 STARS Qualify for the FHSAA Class 1A and 2A State Championships
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA State meets: Monteverde (1A) - Annabella Boardman, Nico Cecchi, and Giulliana Perez, Winderemere Prep (1A) - M...
Nov 5, 2018 - 9 STARS Qualify for the 3A and 4A FHSAA State Championships
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA State meets: West Orange (4A) - Rhiannon Driscoll, Cali Harney, Kurtis Gnapp, Gabriel Vazquez and Christian Robi...
Nov 5, 2018 - 7 STARS advance to the 1A and 2A FHSAA Regional Meets
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA Region meets: Bishop Moore (2A) - Katie Dzambo, Kim Dzambo and Meredith O'Malley Monteverde (1A) - Giulliana Pe...
Oct 29, 2018 - 26 STARS Qualify for 3A and 4A FHSAA Regionals
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA Region meets: Cypress Creek (4A) ? Javier Hernandez Dr. Phillips (4A) ? Hayden Joossens Ocoee (4A) _ Giza ...
May 2, 2018 - 2018 STAR Summer Schedule
2018 SUMMER SCHEDULE Starting June 4th RED STARS Monday - Friday: 9:30-10:30 AM OR 4-5PM OR 5-6PM WHITE STARS Monday - Friday : 8-9AM ( Dryland : Mon/Tue/Thu 9-9:30AM) OR 5-6PM BLUE STARS Mond...
Apr 23, 2018 - STARS WIN the Winter Haven Rowdy Cup
Great job to our STARS for winning the 2018 Winter Haven Stingrays We scored a combined total of 1581.5 ponts at the meet!
Apr 4, 2018 - Katie Schorr wins Silver for team USA
Senior swimmer, Katie Schorr won a Silver Medal today with her USA Teammates at the 2018 Irish Open in Dublin, Ireland! Katie lead off the 4x100 meter Free relay with a time of 56.92. Katie will also ...
Mar 20, 2018 - 2018 Spring Area 2 Recap
Mar 7, 2018 - 2018 Spring Senior Champs Recap
2018 Spring Senior Champs Recap The STARS broke 6 Team Records! 100% Best Times Bryce Sutherland Gabriel Vasquez Top 16 Finishes Annabella Boardman 13 th place 100 breast Rhiannon Driscoll 1...
Mar 6, 2018 - 2018 Spring FLAGS Recap
Spring FLAGS 2018 Recap The STARS had an incredible Championship Meet at FLAGS! 84 Total Best Times (77% bests) and 16 Team Records broken! 100% Best Times Nicholas Cecchi Ella Klyce Stacey Lu...
Mar 6, 2018 - 20 STARS qualify for Senior Champs
The STARS will be sending 20 swimmers to the Florida Senior Championships this year! Here is who gets to go! GIRLS: Ava Bartolomei, Jessica Blazek, Annabella Boardman, Rhianonn Driscoll, Caitlyn Ha...
Mar 1, 2018 - 32 STARS qualify for FLAGS
The STARS will be sending 32 swimmers to the Florida Age Group Championships this year! Here is who gets to go! 10 & Under GIRLS: Kayla McKinney, Lucy Megginson, AnnDaleigh Rutledge-Jukes and Julie...
Nov 6, 2017 - 9 STARS qualify for 3A and 4A FHSAA State Championships
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA State meets: Olympia (4A) - Tyler Dillon, Clay Marsh, and Aidan McConkey Southlake (3A) - Jessica Blazek and El...
Nov 6, 2017 - Katie Schorr WINS 2 FHSAA 1A State Championships
Congratulations to Katie Schorr on winning both the 50 & the 100 freestyle at the FHSAA Class 1A State championships!
Nov 1, 2017 - 9 STARS Qualify for the FHSAA Class 1A State Championships
Congratulations to our 2017 FHSAA 1A State Qualifiers 1A Annabella Boardman - Montverde Alexa Cecchi - Montverde Brennan Muramatsu - Montverde Jaiden Muramatsu - Montverde Giullianna Perez - Montver...
Oct 30, 2017 - 27 STARS Qualify for 3A and 4A FHSAA Regionals
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA Region meets: Ocoee (4A) - Bailey Brandon-Imes, Megan Hogan, Ryan Le, Gisa Souza and Marli Watson Olympia (4A) ...
Oct 23, 2017 - 14 STARS advance to the 1A and 2A FHSAA Regional meets
Congratulations to the following STARS on advancing to the their designated FHSAA Region meets: Bishop Moore (2A) - Kim Dzambo Monteverde (1A) - Mali Rodriguez, Giulliana Perez, Grace Schorr, B...
Oct 13, 2017 - Coach Larry Jukes named Head Age Group Coach for the STARS
SouthWest Aquatics is excited to announce that Coach Larry Jukes is joining our coaching staff as the STARS? Head Age Group Coach. Coach Larry and his wife, Susan, hail from Bluford, Illinois. With ...
Oct 9, 2017 - Ella Klyce WINS the IMX swimmer of the Year award
Congratulations to Ella Klyce on winning the Florida Swimming 10 & under Girl Long Course IMX Swimmer of the Year award! This award is new to Florida swimming and awarded to the best overall IMX score...
Sep 2, 2017 - 2016-17 Scholastic All-STARS
In its quest to inspire and produce as many Scholastic All-Americans as possible, SOUTHWEST STARS has initiated the Scholastic All-Stars Award program for its swimmers who show accomplishment of a cha...
Aug 20, 2017 - New Practice schedule
2017-18 PRACTICE SCHEDULE **STARTING AUGUST 21st, 2017** Senior 1 & Senior 2 MON 3-5PM 5-6PM DRYLAND TUES ...
Aug 15, 2017 - Coach Rachel Hall joins the STARS coaching staff
We would like to welcome Coach Rachel Hall to the Southwest STARS! Rachel hails from Rockledge, FL on the east coast of the state where she coached at the Central Brevard Swimming team (CBS). Rachel h...
Jul 14, 2017 - 2017 Scholastic All-STARS application
SCHOLASTIC ALL-STARS 2017 Every year, USA Swimming honors the nation?s top scholar-athletes who earn the coveted Scholastic All-American award. These swimmers may win this award for the 10 th , 11 t...
May 5, 2017 - 2017 Summer Training Schedule
Starting on June 5th! Senior 1 & 2 & Pre-Senior 1 - Coach Justin & Coach Tod Monday 7-9:30am Lake Howell (non LC kids 6-8am) Tuesday 6-9am(drylands after 8) & 3-5pm SWA Wednesday 7-9:30am Lake Howell ...
Apr 27, 2017 - New faces on the pool deck
We would like to announce our newest coaching staff member, Amanda Bird. She will be taking Silver 1 and Silver 2 from Coach JT. Amanda will be coaching alongside JT these next few days and will take ...
Mar 20, 2017 - Grace Khunduang selected for the 2017 National Diversity Camp
Congratulations to Grace Khunduang on being selected as the only Florida Swimmer to the National Diversity Select Camp held at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO! Each spring, USA Swi...
Mar 20, 2017 - 9 STARS Selected for the Florida All-Star team
9 Southwest STARS were selected to represent Florida at the All-Star meet held in Ft. Pierce against Florida Gold Coast. Congratulations to the following swimmers: 10 & Under: Ella Klyce, Maddie R...
Mar 20, 2017 - NCSA Junior National Championship Recap
The STARS NCSA Junior National Team : Annabella Boardman, Elizabeth Cottle, Tyler Dillon, Lyndsey Huizenga, Grace Khunduang, Jaiden Muramatsu, Sarah Passilla, Mali Rodriguez, Marcela Scaramuzza, &...
Mar 14, 2017 - 10 STARS will swim at NCSA Junior Nationals
Congratulations to our 10 athletes that will be representing the STARS at NCSA Junior Nationals this upcoming weekend at the YMCA Aquatic Center on International Drive. They will be competing amongst ...
Mar 13, 2017 - STAR Girls WIN the FLAG Team Championship
Our 37 STAR Girls have WON the Womens team Championship at teh Florida Age Group Championship! The Team placed 2nd in the combined score behind the Sarasota Sharks. Individual FLAG Champions: Ella Kly...
Mar 6, 2017 - 50 STARS qualify for FLAGS
The STARS will be sending 50 swimmers to the Florida Age Group Championships this year! This is our highest number yet! Here is who gets to go! 10 & Under GIRLS: Natalie Beuachamp, Ellie Khunduang, E...
Feb 16, 2017 - 23 STARS at the Spring 2017 Florida Senior Champs
The STARS will be sending 23 swimmers to the 2017 Spring Senior Championships. This is the most swimmers the team has ever sent to the meet. here are our proud STAR swimmers: Jessica Blazek,...
Dec 19, 2016 - December Holiday Group Schedule
Senior 1, Senior 2, Pre Senior 1 @SWA ? Monday19 6-9AM(dryland)/3-5PM Tuesday20 6-9AM(dryland)/3-5PM Wednesday 6-8AM Thursday 22 6-9AM(dry land)/3-5PM Friday 23 6-9AM(dry land)/3-5P...
Dec 12, 2016 - STARS place 19th overall at USA Winter Junior Nationals East
Our STARS Winter Junior National Team of Elizabeth Cottle, Sarah Passilla, Mali Rodriguez and katie Schorr place 19th overall with a total of 38 points scored. Katie Schorr - 100 Free, 5th place with...
Dec 12, 2016 - 2 new NCSA Junior National Qualifiers at the YCF Winter Invite
Congratulatons to Grace Khunduang and Tyler Dillon on gettin their 1st individual NCSA Junior National standards! Grace Khunduang - 100 Fly(57.79)- also a USA Futures cut! Tyler Dillon - 200 Fly(1:5...
Nov 17, 2016 - Holiday Practice Schedule
Stars Holiday Practice Schedule BRONZE,SILVER 2, SILVER1,GOLD,MIDDLE SCHOOL1, MIDDLE SCHOOL 2, PRE-SENIOR 2 Monday Tuesday Wednesday November 21-23- Normal Practice Times Thursday,Friday,Saturday,S...
Nov 8, 2016 - 6 STARS qualify for the FHSAA 1A and 2A State Championships
Congratulations to our 2016 FHSAA 1A and 2A State qualifiers 1A Annabella Boardman - Montverde Lyndsey Huizenga - Winderemere Prep Jaiden Muramatsu - Montverde Mali Rodriguez - Montverde Katie Schorr ...
Nov 1, 2016 - Ella Kyle Shinning STAR of the Month
Oct 31, 2016 - 7 STARS qualify for the FHSAA 3A and 4A State Championships
Congratulations to our 2016 FHSAA 3A and 4A State qualifiers 3A Ben Mack-Jackson 200 IM/100 Breast - Lake Minneola 4A Elizabeth Cottle 50 Free/100 FLY- West Orange Tyler Dillon 200 IM/100 FLY- Olympia...
Oct 31, 2016 - 19 STARS move on to 1A and 2A FHSAA Regionals
This bring a total of 40 STARS that have made their regional Championships! STAR Swimmers that have qualified for their respected Regional Championships: 1A Region 2 Annabella Boardman Hanna Carpente...
Oct 31, 2016 - Katie Schorr receives National Age Group Top 10 honors
Congratulations to Katie Schorr on recieving National Age Group Top 10 recognition from USA Swimming. Her time was ranked in the top 10 best times in the entire nation ! Katie Schorr - For 16 year...
Oct 29, 2016 - 21 STARS advance to the FHSAA 4A and 3A Regional Championships
STAR Swimmers that have qualified for their respected Regional Championships 4A Region 1 Lauren Andre Miguel Baca-Urteaga Ava Bartolomei Megan Buchanan Elizabeth Cottle Caitlyn Harney Sydney Nesper Sa...
Oct 11, 2016 - Scholastic All-STARS have been recognized
SOUTHWEST STARS 2015-16 SCHOLASTIC-ALL STARS GOLD 3.75 or above ANNABELLA BOARDMAN NICOLAS CECCHI TYLER DILLON LYNDSEY HUIZENGA ELLA KLYCE GRACE KHUNDUANG BROOKE LARWETH BENJAMIN MACK-JACKSON ...
Oct 5, 2016 - Hurricane procedures based on Orange County Schools
In anticipation of Hurricane Matthew, SWA will follow the closure schedule of Orange County Public Schools.
Sep 12, 2016 - Alejandro Varon Shining STAR of the month
Sep 1, 2016 - Final IMX scores for the 2016 Long Course season
2016 LC IMX REPORT 2016 LC IMR REPORT
Aug 31, 2016 - 2016 Southwest STARS Scholastic All-Stars
SOUTHWEST STARS SCHOLASTIC ALL-STARS 2016 Every year, USA Swimming honors the nation?s top scholar-athletes who earn the coveted Scholastic All-American award. These swimmers may win this award for...
Aug 29, 2016 - Katie Schorr named a National Scholastic All-American
Congratulations to Senior swimmer Katie Schorr on being selected for USA Swimming's 2015-16 Scholastic All-America Team! Swimmers were required to have a 3.5 GPA and a Junior National bonus cut to m...
Aug 1, 2016 - STARS send 9 swimmers to the USA Futures Championships
The Southwest STARS will send 9 swimmers to the 2016 USA Futures Championships in Atlanta, GA on August 5-7th, 2016. STARS Futures Team: Annabella Boardman - Elizabeth Cottle - Lyndsey Huizenga - Be...
Jul 18, 2016 - Southwest STARS place 3rd at the Long Course Summer FLAG Championships
The Southwest STARS Place 3rd at the Florida Age Group Championships (FLAGS) RESULTS PAGE
Jul 18, 2016 - Jaiden Muramatsu qualifies for the Canadian Age Group National Championships
Congratulations to Jaiden Muramatsu on qualifying for the 2016 Canadian Age Group National Championships, that will be held in Alberta, canada on July 27-Aug 1, 2016.
Jun 17, 2016 - Introducing our newest coaching staff member Tod Joossens
We are very proud to announce our newest STAR Coaching staff member Tod Joossens! He will be coaching the Senior 2 group as the Senior Assistant Coach. We are very excited about having Cach Tod with u...
May 18, 2016 - Summer Schedule
Hi STARS! Please see the Team Summer Schedule, starting Monday, June 13th below: Bronze Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00am - 11:00am w/ David Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 4:00pm - 5:00pm w/ Coach Davi...
May 16, 2016 - Katie Schorr qualifies for the USA Olympic Trials
Congratulations to STAR swimmer Katie Schorr on qualifying for the United States Olympic Trials that will be held in Omaha, Nebraska. Katie's time of 26.08 in the 50 meter freestyle qualified her to g...
May 12, 2016 - Addison Reese and Regan Allen in the News
The Orange Observer just recently put an aarticle out on two of our swimmers; Addison reese and Regan Allen! http://www.orangeobserver.com/article/local-swimmers-make-national-global-waves
Mar 8, 2016 - STARS will be sending 46 swimmers to FLAGS in Sarasota this year!
Congratulations to the following swimmers on making the Florida Age Group Championships(FLAGS): Regan Allen, Ava Bartolomei, Annabella Boardman, Megan Buchanan, Moa Campos, Alexa Cecchi, Nico Cecchi, ...
Mar 2, 2016 - Regan Allen selected to be on the Trinidad & Tobago National Team
Congratulations to Pre Senior 1 swimmer Regan Allen for being selected to represent Trinidad & Tobago at the Carribean Free Trade Association (CARIFTA) Games. The meet will be held in Martinique on Ma...
Mar 1, 2016 - Grace Easterling elected as Florida Swimming Athlete Rep
Congratulations to STAR Senior Group swimmer Grace Easterling on being elected as Florida Swimming's Athlete Representative. Her position gives all Florida Athletes a voice on the Board of Directors f...
Mar 1, 2016 - Sofia Bernard selected for the USA National Diversity Camp
Congratulations to Sofia Bernard on being selected by USA Swimming to attend the National Diversity Camp! She is one of 24 Female Athletes that were picked across the country. The camp will be held at...
Feb 28, 2016 - STARS place 11th overall at Senior Championships. Girls place 5th!
The STARS placed 11th in the combined mens and womens score at Senior Championships. Th emeet was held at the YMCA International Drive Aquatic Center. The STAR Womens relays comprised of Sofia Bernard...
Jan 11, 2016 - Katie Schorr named Dairy Farmers 1A Swimmer of the Year
Congratulations to Katie Schorr on being named the 2015 Florida Dairy Farmers association 1A swimmer of the year! Katie also won the Orlando Sentinel All-Area swimmer of the year award as well.
Dec 18, 2015 - STARS place in the top 25 at USA Winter Junior Nationals!
Congratulations to our 2016 Winter Junior National Team on placing 24th on the womens team scores. The team comprised of Elizabeth Cottle, Mali Rodriguez, Sami Schieffelin and Katie Schorr scored a to...
Dec 18, 2015 - Regan Allen represents the STARS at the ASATT Invite in Trinidad
Congratulations to Regan Allen on her performances at the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad & Tobago's (ASATT) Invitational on December 10-13, 2015 in Trinidad. Regan posted 2 Caribbean Free Tr...
Dec 18, 2015 - Ava Bartolomei wins 2 events at the Short Course National Champs in Puerto Rico
Congratulations to Ava Bartolomei for her performances at the Short Course Meters National Championships in Puerto Rico! Here are her results(Short Course Meter times): 11-12 Girls 50 Fly (32.13) 1st ...
Dec 16, 2015 - STAR Holiday Practice Schedule for 2015
2015 Holiday Training Schedule December 21-24, 2015 & December 28-January 31, 2015 ALL Groups OFF from December 25-27 & January 1-3 ALL Groups will train at Southwest Aquatics High Performance, Se...
Nov 24, 2015 - STARS Practice Schedule Starting next week
Southwest Aquatics Location High Performance ? Coach Justin Correia Monday 3-5PM (5-6 PM Dryland) Tuesday 5-6:30 AM & 3-5 PM (5-6PM Dryland) Wednesday 5-6:30 AM Thursday 5-6:30 AM & 3-5 PM (5-6PM Dry...
Nov 23, 2015 - The Southwest STARS welcome Coach Eife on to team!
The Southwest STARS would like to welcome our newest staff member, Coach John Eife. Coach John Eife comes to us with over 13 plus years of experience in coaching swimming. He has coached swimmers to ...
Nov 19, 2015 - 2015 THANKSGIVING SCHEDULE
Hello STARS! SouthWest Aquatics wishes all a very Happy Thanksgiving! Please see the 2015 THANKSGIVING SCHEDULE below: (All practices will be at SouthWest Aquatics. We will resume normal practic...
Nov 8, 2015 - 10 STARS qualify for the 4A State Championships
Congratulations to the 10 STARS that qualified for the FHSAA Class 4A State Championship Meet next Friday in Stuart, FL. Making our total number of state qualifiers to 15 overall. Sami Schieffelin was...
Nov 8, 2015 - 1A State Championships - History made for the STARS
The STARS had 5 Florida High School State Class 1A Championship qualifiers this year. All 5 swimmers posted best times in their events. Our swimmers also broke 4 team records! Congratulations to the f...
Nov 2, 2015 - 5 STARS Qualify for the 1A State Championships
Congratulations to the 5 STARS that qualified for the FHSAA Class 1A State Championship Meet next Friday in Stuart, FL. Katie Schorr won the 100 Free Regional Championship. Here are the 2015 1A State ...
Nov 2, 2015 - 9 STARS qualify for the 4A Region 2 Championships
The Southwest STARS have 9 swimmers who have moved on from the FHSAA 4A District 4 meet to the FHSAA 4A Region 2 meet, putting the total of STAR Regional qualifiers up to 38! The STARS won 6 individua...
Oct 31, 2015 - 8 STARS qualify for the 4A Region 1 Championships
The Southwest STARS have 8 swimmers who have moved on from the FHSAA 4A District 3 meet to the FHSAA 4A Region 1 meet, putting the total of STAR Regional qualifiers up to 29! The STARS won 1 individua...
Oct 26, 2015 - 21 STARS qualify for FHSAA Class 1A Regionals
The Southwest STARS have 21 swimmers who have moved on from the FHSAA 1A District 4 meet to the FHSAA 1A Region 2 meet. The STARS won 2 individual District Championships. Congratulations to the follow...
Oct 21, 2015 - 2014-15 Scholastic All-Stars Team
Every year, USA Swimming honors the nation?s top scholar-athletes who earn the coveted Scholastic All-American award. These swimmers may win this award for the 10 th , 11 th and/or 12 th grade year...
Oct 13, 2015 - Dr. Dave Nesper revieves Florida Swimming Officials award
Congratulations to our own Dr. David Nesper on revieving Florida Swimming's 2015 "Fred Cruciger" Award which reconizes outstanding service to Florida Officials who have contributed above and beyond to...
Oct 12, 2015 - STARS have 2 swimmers with 6 National Age Group Top 10 Rankings for 2014-15
Congratulations to Grace Khunduang and Katie Schorr on recieving National Age Group Top 10 recognition from USA Swimming. Both swimmers were able to have their events ranked in the top 10 best ti...
Aug 17, 2015 - 2015 Scholastic ALL_STARS
SCHOLASTIC ALL-STARS 2015 Every year, USA Swimming honors the nation?s top scholar-athletes who earn the coveted Scholastic All-American award. These swimmers may win this award for the 10 th , 11 t...
Aug 3, 2015 - STARS place 11th at USA Futures at Purdue University
STARS place 11th at the innagural USA Futures meet that was held at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Katie Schorr became the meets first ever 50 meter freestyle Champion clocking in a tea...
Jul 27, 2015 - STARS place 8th at Senior Champs!
The Southwest STARS place 8th overall in the combined team scores. Here are a few highlights: Cindy Cheng Women's High Point Winner ...
Jul 21, 2015 - Grace Khunuang picked for the 2015 Florida Zone Team
Congratulations to PreSenior 1 swimmer Grace Khunduang on being selected to represent Florida on the Zone team. Southern Zones will be held in Tupelo, MS from August 4-8, 2015. She and most of the e...
Jul 20, 2015 - STARS place 7th overall at FLAGS, Girls take 3rd
The Southwest STARS place 7th overall in the combined team scores. The STARS girls however placed 3rd amongst the womens scores. Here are a few highlights: Brennan Muramatsu 10 & Under ...
Jul 13, 2015 - STARS place 15th overall at Southern Sectionals
The STARS had a great meet at Southern Sectionals this past weekend at the YMCA Aquatic Center on International Drive. The 4 day meet started on Thursday July9th. We had multiple best times and new te...
Jun 15, 2015 - Katie Schorr to swim at the Santa Clara, CA Pro Series this weekend
STAR Senior group swimmer Katie Schorr will be competing this upcoming weekend at the final Arena Pro Series in Santa Clara, California. She will be swimming the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle events as we...
Apr 27, 2015 - STARS win the Winter Haven Rowdy Cup
The STARS won the Winter Haven Stingrays Rowdy Cup this past weekend. The team scored 932.5 points to take the combined team title. We also had a few age group high point winners: 8 & Under Girls - 1s...
Apr 8, 2015 - STAR 10 & Under Girls break the 200 Medley Relay Florida Record
Congratulations to Michelle Cottle, Iza Ruiz, Gabby Puryear-Lynch and Hayley Clark on breaking the 10 & Under 200 Medley Relay Florida record! The girls swam the relay at the NASA Showcase Classic i...
Mar 20, 2015 - STARS send 6 to the All-Star Meet
Congratulations to the 6 Southwest STARS that were picked to represent Florida at the Florida vs Florida Gold Coast All Star meet! Hayley Clark, Gabby Puryear-Lynch, Brennan Muramatsu, Rhiannon Drisco...
Mar 17, 2015 - STARS will send 9 to the 2015 NCSA Junior Nationals
Congratulations to our STARS NCSA Junior National Team: Sofia Aledo, Sofia Bernard, Elizabeth Cottle, Lexi Delisle, Bridget Kelley, Sarah Passilla, Zoey Sherman, Sami Schieffelin, and Katie Schorr
Mar 16, 2015 - STARS place 8th overall at FLAGS, Girls take 4th
The Southwest STARS place 8th overall in the combined team scores. The STARS girls however placed 4th amongst the womens scores. Here are a few highlights: Grace Khunduang 11-12 50 Breast FLAG Champ...
Mar 9, 2015 - STARS Shine at the Area 2 Championships
Our STARS swam great this past weekend at the Area 2 Championships held at the International Drive YMCA Aquatic Center. We had multiple best times, high point winners and team record breakers. Here ar...
Mar 9, 2015 - STARS will be sending 34 swimmers at FLAGS
Congratulations to the following swimmers on making the Florida Age Group Championships: Regan Allen, Ava Bartolomei, Annabella Boardman, Megan Buchanan, Nico Cecchi, Hayley Clark, Elizabeth Cottle, M...
Mar 3, 2015 - Coach Bruce Follensbee to be inducted into the NHSACA National Hall of Fame
Congratulations to Coach Bruce Follensbee on being inucted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association National class of 2015 Hall of Fame! The ceremony will be held on June 19th in Ro...
Mar 2, 2015 - STAR Women place 5th at Senior Championships
The Southwest STAR women place 5th at the 2015 Senior Championships! Congratulations to Katie Schorr on winning the 1st place high point for the 15-16 Girls! Katie won the 100 Free (50.34), and th...
Feb 26, 2015 - STARS take 22 to Senior Championships
Congratulations to the following STAR swimmers who will be competing at the 2015 Spring Senior Championships: Sofia Aledo, Sofia Bernard, Taylor Cunningham, Lexi Delisle, Tyler Dillon, Grace Easterlin...
Feb 16, 2015 - STARS make an impact at the Arena Pro Series in Orlando
The STARS had two swimmers competing in this past weekends Arena Pro Series in Orlando. Katie Schorr and Sofia Bernard both swam amongst some of the best in the country. Both swam all best times at th...
Feb 11, 2015 - 2015 STARS Spring Break Clinic announced!
2015 Spring Break Swim Clinic Session: March 23rd - March 27th Monday to Friday 10:00 am to 2:00pm The SouthWest STARS are hosting a Summer Swim Clinic during the Orange County Public School Spri...
Feb 4, 2015 - Morgan Holt Signs with Indian River State College
Congratulations to STAR Senior Swimmer Morgan Holt who signed her letter of intent to swim at Indian River State College next year. Morgan is a senior at East Ridge High School and plans to pursue Nur...
Jan 23, 2015 - 2015 STARS Summer Travel Trip announced!
The STARS 2015 Summer Travel Trip has been announced! By the power of fate, and a quick toss of the dart, we will be going to Tupelo, MS this year! The meet will be on June 26-28, 2015. Here is the re...
Dec 22, 2014 - Katie Schorr places 15th at Junior Nationals
Congratulations to Katie Schorr on placing 15th in the 100 yard Freestyle at Winter Junior Nationals in Seattle Wa!
Dec 16, 2014 - 8 STARS compete at USA Junior Nationals
8 STARS competed at the 2014 USA Winter Junior National Championships in Federal Way, WA on December 10-13, 2014. The STARS National team is Sofia Aledo, Sofia Bernard, Lexi Delisle, Bridget Kelley, E...
Nov 17, 2014 - Emily Kliewer signs with the University of Idaho
Congratulations to Senior STAR swimmer Emily Kliewer (center) on signing with the University of Idaho! We wish her the best of luck on her swimming journey as a Idaho Vandal!
Nov 8, 2014 - Sofia Aledo Carmona Qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STAR Senior swimmer Sofia Aledo-Carmona qualified for the 2015 NCSA Junior national Championships that will be held on March 17-21, 2015 in Orlando. Her 100 backstroke time of 57.42 at the FHSAA 3A St...
Nov 3, 2014 - 7 STARS Qualify for FHSAA 1A Regionals
The Southwest STARS have 7 swimmers who have moved on from the FHSAA 1A District 4 meet to the FHSAA 1A Region 2 meet, making 31 FHSAA Regional Qualifiers all together . The STARS won 2 individual Dis...
Nov 3, 2014 - 16 STARS Qualify for the 3A and 4A FHSAA State Championships
This past weekend the Class 3A and 4A High School teams competed in their respective Region meets. 15 of our swimmers qualified for the FHSAA State Championship Meets. We also had 5 Regional Champions...
Oct 31, 2014 - Sami Schieffelin Qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STAR Senior swimmer Sami Schieffelin qualified for the 2015 NCSA Junior national Championships that will be held on March 17-21, 2015 in Orlando. Her 200 IM time of 2:08.04 at the FHSAA 4A Region 2 me...
Oct 31, 2014 - Bridget Kelley Qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STAR Senior swimmer Bridget Kelley qualified for the 2015 NCSA Junior National Championships in the 50 Freestyle (24.18) today at the FHSAA 4A Region 2 Meet held at the Orlando YMCA. Great job Bridget...
Oct 27, 2014 - 24 STARS Qualify for 3A and 4A FHSAA Regionals
The Southwest STARS have 24 swimmers who have moved on from their FHSAA Distrcit meets to the FHSAA Region meets. The STARS won 10 individual District Championships in 3 different Distrcit meets. Cong...
Oct 13, 2014 - 2013-14 Scholastic All-STARS
In its quest to inspire and produce as many Scholastic All-Americans as possible, SOUTHWEST STARS has initiated the Scholastic All-Stars Award program for its swimmers who show accomplishment of a cha...
Oct 11, 2014 - Katie Schorr qualifies for USA Winter Junior Nationals
Congratulations to STAR Senior Swimmer Katie Schorr for qualifying for the USA Winter Junior National Championships in the 50 yard freestyle. Her time of 23.48 allows her to compete in Federal Way, W ...
Oct 6, 2014 - Grace Khunduang awarded Swimmer of the Year
We are proud to announce that Grace Khunduang has won the Florida Swimming 2014 Swimmer of the Year Award for 10 & under girls. Her top rankings in the 10 & under girls last throughout multiple events...
Oct 3, 2014 - STARS rank in the National Top 10 list
We are proud to announce that the STARS have a few swimmers that were ranked in the 2013-14 USA Swimming National Top 10 list. The list is compiled throughout the year by USA Swimming and ranks the to...
Oct 2, 2014 - Sarah Passilla breaks a 32 year old High School record
Congratulations to STARS Senior swimmer Sarah Passilla on breaking the West Orange High School's team record in the 100 yard freestyle. Her time of 53.88 re-sets the mark that stood since 1982, and wa...
Sep 12, 2014 - 2 STARS make the National Scholastic All American Team
Congratulations to Cindy Cheng and Emily Kliewer on being selected to be on the National Scholastic All American Team. Both swimmers had to have a 3.5 un-weighted GPA and make a Scholastic All America...
Sep 9, 2014 - 2014 Scholastic All STARS Aplication
2014 SCHOLASTIC ALL-STARS Every year, USA Swimming honors the nation?s top scholar-athletes who earn the coveted Scholastic All-American award. These swimmers may win this award for the 10 th , 11 t...
Sep 8, 2014 - Sweet September Meet Results
The 2014 Sweet September Meet Results can be found Here
Aug 12, 2014 - Connor Joossens gets picked to be on the Indian River College Team
Congratulations to STARS Senior swimmer Connor Joossens on being selected to swim on the Indian River College team!
Jul 28, 2014 - STARS place 8th in both Championship meets
The Southwest STARS Championship Team that went to the Florida Age Group Championships (FLAGS) and the Senior Championships were able to place 8th at both meets! Florida Age Group Championships The S...
Jul 10, 2014 - STARS will send 33 to Summer FLAGS
We are proud to announce our Summer 2014 Florida Age Group Championships (FLAGS) Team. We have 33 swimmers that will be competing at the University of Florida Pool at the O'Connel Center next week. We...
Jul 3, 2014 - Fitter and Faster Tour is back in Winter Garden!
Apr 23, 2014 - Phelps is Back!
STARS, For those of you who haven't heard, Michael Phelps is slated to make his comeback to swimming this week at the Arena Grand Prix in Mesa Arizona. Phelps is said to be swimming the 50 free/100 fr...
Apr 8, 2014 - *IMX Records Added to Team Records Page
SouthWest STARS, We have updated the Team Records page with IMX Records! Check out who has the top IMX Scores on our Team Records page for Long Course and Short Course! -SouthWest STARS Swim...
Apr 8, 2014 - Brandon Bordelon receives Coaches Award for Swimming
Congratulations to Brandon Bordelon on recieving the 2014 Coaches Award for Swimming at Hargrave Military School!
Apr 1, 2014 - 2014 FLAGS RECAP
Spring FLAGS 2014 Recap The STARS had an incredible Championship Meet at FLAGS! 82 Total Best Times (69% Bests) and 23 Team Records broken! We took home the 11-12 girls title and placed 8 th ove...
Mar 26, 2014 - 6 STARS on the 2014 Florida ALL-Star team
Congratulations to our 6 swimmers who were selected to be on the Florida All-Star team. They will be competing for Team Florida against Team Florida Gold Coast in Ft. Pierce on April 5th. 11-12 Girls...
Mar 18, 2014 - Southwest STARS take 8 to NCSA Junior Nationals
The 2014 NCSA Junior National Championships start today at the YMCA Aquatic Center on International Drive. The STARS will have 8 swimmers competing this week in various events. They will be amongst th...
Mar 17, 2014 - Katie Schorr qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
Congratulations to Katie Schorr on qualifying for the 2014 NCSA Junior National Championships in the 50 yard freestyle. Her 4th place finishing time at FLAGS of 24.38 was under the qualifying standard...
Mar 17, 2014 - Elizabeth Cottle breaks the 50 Fly Florida record
Congratulations to Elizabeth Cottle on breaking the Florida Record in the 11-12 50 yard Butterfly! Her preliminary time of 26.31 at the Florida Age Group Championships (FLAGS) this past weekend in Sar...
Mar 12, 2014 - Area 2 Championships Recap
Area 2 Championships Recap The STARS had an outstanding meet this weekend at the Area 2 Championship Meet hosted by Patriot Aquatics. We had 264 best times , with a ratio of 67% best times for the...
Mar 6, 2014 - STAR Mens relay qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
The STARS men's relay team of Cory Walsh, Christian Temporiti, Connor Joossens and Michael Mogg has qualified for the 2014 NCSA Junior National meet. Although their performance at the time trial was ....
Mar 6, 2014 - STARS will send 29 to 2014 FLAGS
The Southwest STARS will be sending 29 swimmers to the 2014 Florida Age Group Championship meet (FLAGS) that will be held in Sarasota, FL on March 13-16, 2014. We are very proud to say that this is ...
Mar 5, 2014 - Erik Bing elected as the Florida Swimming Athlete Representative
Congratulations to STAR senior swimmer Erik Bing on being elected as the Athlete Representative for Florida Swimming. His position on the Florida Swimming board gives all Florida swimmers a voice in d...
Mar 5, 2014 - Lexi Delisle qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
Lexi Delisle qualified for the 2014 NCSA Junior National meet today in the 50 freestyle at the STAR Time Trial. Her time of 24.38 makes her the 4th individual STAR to qualify for the meet. Great Job L...
Mar 4, 2014 - **Senior Championships RECAP**
The STARS Senior Championship team swam at the International Drive YMCA pool this past weekend. Our 14 swimmers posted 33 best times at the meet. The team also broke 18 Team records and John Meisenhie...
Mar 3, 2014 - John Meisenheimer qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STAR Senior swimmer, John Meisenheimer qualified for the 2014 NCSA Junior National Meet that will be held in Orlando on March 18-30, 2014. His time of 1:55.75 in the 200 yard Individual Medley that he...
Feb 28, 2014 - 15 STARS at Senior Championships
Good Luck to our Senior Championship Team! Erik Bing, Taylor Cunningham, Lexi Delisle, Connor Joossens, Bridget Kelley, Austen Marshall, Ryan Messinger, Michael Mogg, Sydney Nesper, Arron Nestor, Sara...
Feb 25, 2014 - *STARS Last Chance Recap*
15 Team Records Broken: Elizabeth Cottle - 11-12 Girls - 50 Breast (32.75) and 50 Fly (26.67), and Senior - 50 Fly (26.67) Tyler Dillon - 13-14 - 100 Fly (1:01.10) Rhiannon Driscoll - 11-12 Girls - 40...
Feb 15, 2014 - Orlando Grand Prix STARS performance recap
Amongst numerous Olympians and national team members, our 5 swimmers swam very well at the meet this week. Christian Temporiti who swam the 100 and 200 Breast, placed 41st and 36th respectfully. Both ...
Feb 13, 2014 - 5 STARS to swim today at the Grand Prix in Orlando
Good luck to our 5 swimmers participating at USA Swimming's Grand Prx event at the Central Florida YMCA at International Drive. Sofia Bernard, Lexi Delisle, Linnea Holmgren, Katie Schorr and Christ...
Feb 11, 2014 - *Indian River Meet Recap*
The STARS heated up the water on a chilly weekend at Indian River last weekend (2/8/14-2/9/14). Our team was able to produce 175 best times. We had 8 swimmers get 100% best times and 6 team records br...
Jan 28, 2014 - Arron Nestor signs with Rollins College
Congratulations to STAR Senior swimmer, Arron Nestor for signing with Rollins College today.
Nov 22, 2013 - Patriot Meet Recap
Congratulations to our STARS on a great meet this past weekend at Lake Brantley, hosted by Patriot Aquatics. The STARS came in full force, bringing a whopping 116 Swimmers! We had a total of 28 swi...
Nov 21, 2013 - 2013 FHSAA State Championship Recap
Congratulations to the 11 swimmers who qualified for the 2013 FHSAA State Championships held in Stuart, Florida these past two weekends. Our STARS team included: Sofia Bernard, Taylor Cunningham, Lexi...
Nov 17, 2013 - Sofia Bernard Qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STARS Senior Swimmer Sofia Bernard qualified for NCSA Junior Nationals in the 50 Freestyle at the FHSAA Class 4A State Championships on Saturday evening in Stuart, Florida. Her relay lead off time wa...
Nov 12, 2013 - Christian Temporiti Qualifies for NCSA Junior Nationals
STARS Senior Swimmer Christian Temporiti qualified for NCSA Junior Nationals in the 100 Breaststroke at the FHSAA Class 1A State Championships on Friday evening in Stuart, Florida. His time of :58.76 ...
Nov 12, 2013 - 8 STARS Qualify for the 3A and 4A FHSAA State Championships
This past weekend the Class 3A and 4A High School teams competed in their respective Region meets. 8 of our swimmers qualified for the FHSAA State Championship Meets. Congratulations to the followin...
Nov 4, 2013 - 3 STARS Qualify for the 1A and 2A FHSAA State Championships
This past weekend the Class 1A and 2A High School teams competed in their respective Region meets. 3 of our swimmers qualified for the FHSAA State Championship Meets. Congratulations to the followin...
Nov 4, 2013 - 10 STARS qualify for 3A and 4A Regionals
This past weekend the Class 3A and 4A High School teams competed in their respective District meets. 10 of our swimmers qualified for FHSAA Regionals. Congratulations to the following qualifying swi...
Oct 27, 2013 - 8 STARS Qualify for 1A and 2A FHSAA Regionals
This past weekend the Class 1A and 2A High School teams competed in their respective District meets. 8 of our swimmers qualified for FHSAA Regionals. Congratulations to the following qualifying swimme...
Oct 17, 2013 - Tampa Results Are In!
Congratulations STARS on a great meet in Tampa!! STARS achieved: 53 FLAGs Cuts 115 new B cuts 3 High Point Winners AND The SouthWest STARS team came in 2nd overall! High Point Winners: Katie Schor E...
Oct 7, 2013 - Rhiannon Driscoll wins Florida Age Group Award
Congratulations to Rhiannon Driscoll on winning the Florida Swimming 10 & Under Age Group Swimmer of the Year Award!! Rhiannon won both for the Short Course and Long Course seasons. The awards were gi...
Oct 7, 2013 - STAR Coaches elected into Florida Swimming positions
Three of our beloved STARS Coaches have been elected into positions in Florida Swimming Governance: Head Coach Justin Correia has taken over as the Florida Swimming Outreach & Diversity Chairman. He w...
Oct 7, 2013 - STAR Senior swimmer Michael Moog Service Project
Sep 19, 2013 - STARS announce the 2012-13 Academic All-STARS
In its quest to inspire and produce as many Scholastic All-Americans as possible, SOUTHWEST STARS has initiated the Scholastic All-Stars Award program for its swimmers who show accomplishment of a cha...
Jul 29, 2013 - STARS score 104 points at Sr. Champs!
Congratulations to our 2013 Sr, Championship Team with Lexi Delisle, Connor Joossens, Ramsey Joossens, Bridget Kelly, Austen Marschall, Michael Mooog, Josh Tijerina, Cory Walsh and Holly Wright! O...
Jul 25, 2013 - Fitter and Faster Tour is coming to SouthWest Aquatics!
We are thrilled to announce that the Fitter and Faster Tour will be making a stop here at SouthWest Aquatics on October 19-20, 2013! It is the only Florida stop on the tour! You should be recieving an...
Jul 23, 2013 - Coach John Hodgdon selected for Florida Zone Team staff
Congratulations to Coach John on being selected to coach the Florida Zone Team that will be competing in Greenville, South Carolina July 30th - August 4th, 2013! He will be representing Florida and th...
Jul 22, 2013 - STARS place 8th at FLAGs!!
Congratulations to our 2013 FLAG Team with Sofia Bernard, Hannah Carpenter, Elizabeth Cottle, Irelyn Dawson, Rhiannon Driscoll, Grace Eaterling, Connor Kelley, Gracie Khunduang, Stacey Lu, Aidan...
Jul 18, 2013 - July Newsletter!
Hi Everyone! The new issue of our Team Newsletter: The Splash is online! With a special letter from Coach Justin, a section on the perfect foods to pack for championship meets, team announcements, mee...
Jul 12, 2013 - 2013 Scholastic All-STARS
2013 SCHOLASTIC ALL-STARS Every year, USA Swimming honors the nation?s top scholar-athletes who earn the coveted Scholastic All-American award. These swimmers may win this award for the 10 th , 11...
Jun 24, 2013 - Trinity Prep Recap
The STARS did awesome at the recent in-town Orlando Open! The Stars swam a total of 197 lifetime best times!!! Out of those, we had 26 swimmers swim 100% Best Times! Elizabeth Ros...
Jun 7, 2013 - June Newsletter!!
Hey Everybody! This month's issue of our Team Newsletter is out. Check it out under Parents/Newsletter. In this issue, you'll find important announcements, team news, meet recaps, swimmer birthdays,...
May 6, 2013 - May Newsletter!
Stars, The May Newsletter is now available on the Team Website under Parents/Newsletter! Check it out, in this issue - an introduction to our new Head Coach, Healthy ways to recover after a tough p...
Apr 30, 2013 - New Video on Rebecca Soni's breaststroke
We have just posted a new video on the website about US Olympic Gold medalist and World Record holder Rebecca Soni's breaststroke. It is part of ESPNs "Sports Science" series breaking down her stroke....
Apr 21, 2013 - New Video posted
In case you haven't seen it yet, a new video has been posted on the "Swimmers" section of our website. Click on the "Swimmers" tab and scroll down to "videos" to check it out.
Mar 29, 2013 - STARS Make the Florida All-Star Team
Congratulations to Rhiannon Driscoll and Grace Khunduang on making the Florida All Star team that will be competing at the Indian River Community College pool in Ft. Pierce, FL on April 6-7, 2013! Go ...
Apr 5, 2012 - Stars Perform "Briliantly" at Championship Meets
Stars Performed "Brilliantly" at Championship Meets! We had a record number of athletes qualify for and participate in each of our Championship meets this season, including Area Championships, Junio...
Feb 14, 2012 - Coach Bruce Named NHSACA National Coach of the Year Finalist
Coach Bruce Name NHSACA National Coach of the Year Finalist Congratulations to Coach Bruce for his selection as a 2012 National High School Athletic Coaches Association (NHSACA) National Coach of th...
Feb 14, 2012 - SW STARS is proud to announce its partnership with Windermere Prep!
SouthWest STARS is proud to announce its partnership with Windermere Preparatory School! As of February 10, 2012 SouthWest STARS has partnered with Windermere Preparatory School to provide a full-se...
Nov 27, 2011 - Great Turn-out for Holiday Work-outs!
Our SouthWest STARS are clearly motivated for their upcoming meets. Despite the holiday weekend, they still managed to make it to the pool to train and have a little fun with their team mates befor...
Nov 2, 2011 - STARS swim well at FHSAA Districts and Move on to Regionals
Last week was a great week for our SouthWest STARS swimmers who represented their high schools at Florida High School Athletic Association?s District Championships. Every one of our swimmers swam ext...
Oct 20, 2011 - STARS Relays ranked top 3 nationally!
The STARS currently have two relays up on the national rankings list! As of this week our 11-12 girls 200 Freestyle Relay is ranked 2nd and our 200 Medley Relay is ranked 3rd in the nation. These rela...