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Dec 12, 2019 - Swimmers of the Jingle Bell Invite
Congratulations to our swimmers of the Jingle Bell Invite! The winner of this award on the Girl's side was Hendrix Eldridge. Hendrix achieved Personal Best times in every event she competed in this w...
Jan 3, 2019 - BAC Jingle Bell Invite Swimmers of the Meet
Congratulations to Kara Rowe and Jackson Woolsey for becoming the Swimmers of the Meet for the BAC Jingle Bell Invitational in Ruston, Lousisiana. The meet was held at the Lambright Sports and Welln...
Dec 12, 2018 - MS Swimming Announces Top 5 Swimmers
Congratulations to our swimmers that will be recognized at the 2017-18 Charlene Craddock Awards Banquet. The Banquet will be held at the Hilton Jackson on Saturday, January 12. Registration informati...
Dec 8, 2018 - Charlene Craddock Awards
Dec 7, 2018 - VSA Races in BAC Jingle Bell Meet
Best of luck to our Killer Whales racing in the BAC Jingle Bell Meet. Safe travels to our swimmers, families and coaches traveling to Ruston. Go VSA!
Dec 3, 2018 - VSA Welcomes Head Coach Frank Rapin
Nov 7, 2018 - Killer Whales Travel to Laurel
Good luck to our 31 Killer Whales racing in the LSA Fall Invitational. Be sure to check out the Psych Sheet and Meet Invite on the event page.
Oct 4, 2018 - Killer Whales Head to Makos Fall Invitational
Aug 20, 2018 - VSA No Practice Days Aug/Sept
VSA there will be no Tuesday (8/21) practice due to a local high school meet at the city pool. The known no practice days for August and September are listed below: Please mark them in on your calend...
Aug 12, 2018 - Short Course Schedule
Hi Everyone. Here is the meet schedule for the 2018-2019 short course season. Let us know if you have any questions. I hope to see everyone on deck!
Jul 12, 2018 - VSA Goes to the 8 and Under Developmental Meet
Jul 1, 2018 - June Board Meeting Minutes
VSA Board Minutes for 6/8/18 The VSA Board met on 6/8/18 at 630pm at River Region. Members present were Jodi Ryder, Karla Cook, Sheri Wallace, Kathy Juve, Rock Fields, Mathew Mixon, Neil Ferrell, ...
Jul 1, 2018 - May Board Meeting Minutes
VSA minutes from 5/6/18 *VSA Board held a meeting at 6 pm at river region *Members in attendance: Jodi Ryder, Rock Fields, Sheri Wallace, Karla Cook, and Kathy Juve (quota of the mee...
Jul 1, 2018 - April Board Meeting Minutes
Minutes from 4/25/18 *Board members in attendance were: William Butler, Karla Cook, Neil Ferrell, Kathy Juve, and Mathew Mixon on this date 4/25/18 at 630 at River Region. *VSA Board got together to...
Jul 1, 2018 - Adam Eckstein at the 2018 Leadership Summit
https://www.teamunify.com/NewsShow.jsp?returnPage=/News.jsp&id=614847&team=szmslsc Excerpt form the Mississippi Swimming article: MS Swimming was represented by athletes Cait Chandler (BES...
Jul 1, 2018 - March Board Meeting Minutes
VSA MINUTES FOR MARCH VSA Board meet at River Region at 6pm on Sunday, March 4, 2018. Members in attendance: Kathy Juve, William Butler, Jodi Ryder, Sheri Wallace, Rock Fields, and Karla Cook. K...
Jul 1, 2018 - February Board Meeting Minutes
VSA February Board Minutes *February Board Meeting was held on Sunday, February 10 th , at 6 pm at River Region. *The Meeting was attended by William Butler, Sheri Wallace, Rock Fields, Jodi Ryd...
May 28, 2018 - VSA TRAINING TRIP 2018
VSA Training Trip VSA will practice at the YMCA on Wednesday AM June 6th (time TBD) before hitting the road to Austin, TX, We will be staying on campus in the dorms at Texas. We will train, team build...
May 22, 2018 - VSA 2018 Summer Practice Schedule
Feb 20, 2018 - VSA Takes 6th at State Meet
Be sure to check out the article in the Vicksburg Post http://m.vicksburgpost.com/2018/02/20/vsa-finishes-sixth-at-state-swim-meet/
Feb 13, 2018 - January Board Meeting Minutes
January VSA Board Meeting Minutes The VSA Board met for the month of January at the Merit Health River Region at 6pm on January 7, 2018. The members in attendance were Mathew Mixon, William Butler, ...
Feb 13, 2018 - December Board Meeting Minutes
DECEMBER VSA BOARD MEETING The December board meeting was held at 6 pm at Merit Health River Region on Sunday, December 3, 2017. The members in attendance were Neil Ferrell, William Butler, Jodi Ryd...
Feb 13, 2018 - November Board meeting minutes
VSA November Board Meeting 11/5/17 @ River Region Merit Health Members Present: Sheri Wallace, William Butler, Mathew Mixon, Rock Fields, Jodi Ryder, Karla Cook, Kathy Juve (via telephone for firs...
Feb 13, 2018 - VSA Heads to MSI State Meet
VSA is heading to Biloxi for the MSI State Meet February 5-18. We have 18 swimmers going to complete this year. GO VSA! SWIM FAST!
Dec 3, 2017 - October Board meeting Minutes
The meeting of the Board of Directors of Vicksburg Swim Association was held at Merit Health: River Region on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 6p. Present was: Neil Ferrell, William Butler, Rock Fields, She...
Oct 12, 2017 - VSA MS Swimming Top 5 Swimmers Announced
Congrats to our MS Swimming TOP 5 Swimmers for the 2016-2017 season. Those swimmers need to save the date, November 4, 2017, for the annual TOP 5 Banquet. Details should be arriving soon at www.mss...
Oct 1, 2017 - September Board Meeting Minutes
VSAI September Board Meeting Attended by Sheri Wallace, Adrienne Eckstein, Kathy Juve, Sara Harris, William Butler, Coach Mixon VSA Annual Banquet will be held at The Treehouse on 24 th of Septembe...
Oct 1, 2017 - August Board Meeting
VSAI August Board Meeting Attended by Board Members Sheri Wallace, William Butler, Neil Ferrell, Rock Fields, Sara Harris, Jodi Ryder, Sarah Figarola, Coach Mixon Non-Board Member Yolanda Eslinger a...
Aug 10, 2017 - Extra June Board Meeting
VSAI Extra June Board Meeting Attended by Board Members Sheri Wallace, Adrienne Eckstein, Sarah Figarola, Jodi Ryder, Kathy Juve, Sara Harris, Rock Fields, Coach Mixon Yolanda Eslinger attended Wa...
Aug 6, 2017 - May and June Board Meeting Minutes
May Minutes June Minutes The July minutes will be posted as soon as they are accepted by the board.
Jul 17, 2017 - Message from Coach Mixon about the Fall Schedule
Wow! I can't believe the summer is almost over. This summer has flown by and I hope you all have enjoyed it. With the start of school, we will move forward with our fall practice schedule. See the sc...
Jul 17, 2017 - VSA Goes to Long Course State!
Jul 17, 2017 - Try It Week! is coming soon!
Jul 13, 2017 - VSA Goes to the 2017 MSI 8 & Under Summer Developmental Meet
The heat sheets, timeline, warmups, and lane timing assignements are up on our website. Swim fast VSA!
Jul 8, 2017 - Results from the VSA Last Chance Meet
We had a very successful last chance meet. Thank you to everyone who came. We had 38 swimmers trying for state qualifiying times. The results are located here. https://www.teamunify.com/msvsa/__doc...
May 23, 2017 - New Summer Practice Schedule
LOCATION: CITY POOL STARTING: TUESDAY MAY 30th 2017 NO PRACTICE MONDAY DUE MAY 29 th (DUE TO THE HOLIDAY) NO PRACTICE THURSDAY AFTERNOON (6/1) FRIDAY JUNE 2nd (DUE TO STAMM MEET) VSA SUMMER PRACT...
May 4, 2017 - VSA Heads to Makos
We have 22 swimmers headed to Jackson to swim at the Mississippi Makos invitational this weekend. So, let's cheer on our swimmers: Emily Cook Rachel Dahl Adrienne Eckstein Katherine Farthing S...
Apr 20, 2017 - Mixed Bags Fundraiser
Hello, everyone! The Mixed Bags Fundraiser is underway. The paper orders are due by May 2nd. This can be used in lieu of the Stamm adds. However, the club gets 50% from paper orders and 40% fr...
Apr 12, 2017 - VSA Inner Squad Meet. And the winner is...
Tuesday April 11th, at the Vicksburg YMCA pool, an epic battle was held. It was the VSA Inner Squad Meet! The Whalies, White and Black pods combined to battle for their coaches. The amazing demonst...
Apr 4, 2017 - Board meeting minutes
Board meeting minutes I have tried to post these over the last few months but for some reason they have not stayed on the site. For that I want to apologize. Here are all of the Board meeting min...
Feb 9, 2017 - VSA goes to the 8&Under Developmental Meet
Jan 28, 2017 - VSA Goes to Sunkist Winter Blast Invitational
We have 33 swimmers going to the Sunkist Winter Blast Invitational. After 2 days of competition, we have had some great swims by our young swimmers. I know of several personal bests and at least one...
Jan 16, 2017 - VSA went to Auburn
On January 13-15, 2017, VSA went to Auburn Aquatics for the Ralph Crocker Classic. With a small but determined contingent, the VSA swimmers went and preformed well. There were a number of fast time...
Dec 5, 2016 - VSA Holiday Schedule 2016-2017
Oct 3, 2016 - VSA Fall/Winter Practice Schedule
MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY AM- 5:45-6:45 YMCA Bronze & Up AM- 5:45-6:45 YMCA 4...
Sep 6, 2016 - VSA NO PRACTICE DAYS
Just a reminder for the days currently scheduled for no practice. VSA NO PRACTICE DAYS (Aug.- early Oct.) August: Friday - 19th Gator Bait Set up/Red Carpet Bowl Tuesday - 23rd Local High School M...
Aug 17, 2016 - VSA Fall and Winter Meet Schedule
VSA TENATIVE FALL/WINTER MEET SCHEDULE 2016-2017 AUGUST 24-26 Try-it week Vicksburg, MS AUGUST 27 MSI MEETING JACKSON, MS SEPTEMB...
Aug 17, 2016 - VSA NO Practice Days (Aug.-early Oct.)
VSA NO PRACTICE DAYS (Aug.- early Oct.) August: Friday - 19 th Gator Bait Set up/Red Carpet Bowl Tuesday - 23 rd Local High School Meet at the City Pool Tuesday - 30 th Local High School Meet a...
Aug 2, 2016 - Fall Practice Schedule and Try it Week
Wow! I can't believe the summer is almost over. This summer has flown by and I hope you all have enjoyed it. With the start of school, we will move forward with our fall practice schedule. See the sc...
Jul 20, 2016 - VSA Goes to LC State Championship
VSA is heading to Tupelo for the the MSI LC State Championship. Good Luck to all our swimmers. Swim Fast! Go VSA!
Jun 22, 2016 - April Board Meeting Minutes
VSA Minutes April 18 th , 2016 Attending : Adrienne Eckstein, Sheri Wallace, Mathew Mixon, Rock Fields, Sarah Harris, Sarah Figarola Not present : Heather Butler, Penny Johnston, Kathy Juve Ol...
Jun 22, 2016 - May Board Meeting Minutes
May 16, 2016 VSA Board Minutes: Attending: Heather Butler, Kathy Juve, Rock Fields, Sarah Figarola, Adrienne Eckstein, Matthew Mixon Not Present : Penny Johnston, Sheri Wallace, Sara Harris...
Jun 17, 2016 - Photos from Stamm Short Course Meet
The link below is to the webpage with the photos of the awards presentations on Friday during the Stamm Short Course meet. Thank you to everyone that came and participated and congratulations to all ...
Apr 23, 2016 - May Swim Practice Schedule
With the warmer weather upon us, we get to move out to the city pool. Coach Mixon has updated the swim schedule for to start May 1 st . May 2016 Outdoor Schedule Monday (city pool) 4:00-6:00pm ...
Apr 23, 2016 - 2016 Summer Practice schedule
LOCATION: CITY POOL STARTING: TUESDAY MAY 31st 2016 NO PRACTICE MONDAY DUE MAY 30th (DUE TO THE HOLIDAY) NO PRACTICE THURSDAY AFTERNOON (6/2) FRIDAY JUNE 3rd (DUE TO STAMM MEET) VSA SUMMER PRACTIC...
Apr 23, 2016 - March Board Meeting Minutes
Minutes: March 20th Attendance : Jennifer Pownall, Adrienne Eckstein, Heather Butler, Kathy Juve, Sarah Harris, Sheri Wallace, Sarah Figarola, Mathew Mixon Not Attending : Penny Johnston, Rock Fie...
Mar 31, 2016 - Vicksburg Swim Association's first ever Raffle Ticket Fundraiser
Vicksburg Swim Association is conducting our first ever Raffle Ticket Fundraiser just in time for Summer! For $5 a ticket, you will be entered in a drawing to win a free 2 hour coaching session by Coa...
Feb 8, 2016 - Tulio Figarola breaks MS Swimming 6&U State Records
Congrats to Tulio Figarola on breaking the MS Swimming State record in the 50 and 100 yard backstroke events.
Jan 31, 2016 - Congratulations to Tommy Martin on Acheiving his 3rd Sectional Cut
Tommy is now qualified to attend the AG Sectional Meet at Georgia Tech Univeristy.
Dec 17, 2015 - VSA Holiday Schedule
VSA Holiday schedule 2015-2016 MONDAY DECEMBER 21 st 6:00- 8:00 AM Swim Wyatt?s Gym (members only) 8:00 ? 9:00 AM Flexibility and Film Session 9:00 ? 10:00 AM Zumba Class (bring proper workout a...
Dec 11, 2015 - Killer Whales Sprint to Christmas
Wow...56 Killers Whales will be SPRINTING to CHRISTMAS this weekend at the Flowood YMCA!! The Heat Sheet, timeline, meet invite (with warm-up times), and meet entries have been posted on the event p...
Nov 12, 2015 - VSA Travels to Laurel
VSA is taking 23 Killer Whales to Laurel this weekend for the LSA Fall Invitational. Friday warm-ups begin at 5pm and are open assignment. Saturday warm-ups begin at 8:45am with VSA in the shallow e...
Oct 22, 2015 - VSA Upcoming No Practice days through 01/2/16
Upcoming VSA NO PRACTICE dates through January 1, 2016 . VSA will not practice the following days due to out of town travel meets, or holidays. There could be dates when practice is canceled for othe...
Oct 21, 2015 - MSA Invitational & MS Swimming Top 5
It's a busy weekend for VSA! Good luck to our Killer Whales competing in MSA's Trick or Treat Invitational, and congratulations to our swimmers who will be honored at Mississippi Swimming's Top 5 Ban...
Oct 20, 2015 - VSA Halloween Party - October 26
VSA is hosting a Halloween Party Monday, October 26 from 6pm to 7:30pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall. Check out the flyer for more details.
Oct 9, 2015 - Practice Rules/Reminders & Code Of Conduct
Oct 8, 2015 - Fall/Winter Schedule
Fall/Winter Practice Schedule Monday/Wednesday 4:00-4:50 YMCA Black Pod 4:00-5:30 WYATTS Bronze-Gold Pods ( Wyatts members only) 5:30-6:00 Weight Session @ Wyatts Gym Tuesday/Thursday AM 5:...
Sep 30, 2015 - VSA to Compete in Makos Fall Invitational
Good luck to our 22 Killer Whales competing in the Makos Fall Invitational this weekend. The Psych Sheet has been posted on the event page as have the warm up and timing assignments. Friday PM VSA w...
Sep 23, 2015 - Splash for Gold
In memory of our beloved team member Afton, the Wallace?s have started the Splash for Gold Coast-to-Coast Swim Meet to raise funds for pediatric cancer research. The "postal" meet, where swimmers are...
Sep 19, 2015 - Practice Updates
VSA Practice and Team Info Tuesday September 15 - NO VSA Practice due to a high school swim meet. Friday September 18 - NO VSA Practice due to team travel for the Sunkist Meet. Sunkist meet entrie...
Sep 18, 2015 - Killer Whales to Compete in 1st SC Meet of Season
Good luck to our Killer Whales competing in the Sunkist Short Course Classic this weekend.
Aug 6, 2015 - VSA Back to School Practice Schedule
VSA Back to School Schedule (Begins Aug. 10 th through as long as weather allows) Location: All pods will practice at the Vicksburg City Pool Monday ? Friday Gold & Silver Pods ...
Jul 23, 2015 - Back to School Bash
VSA is having a back to School Bash next week to celebrate our awesome long course season and the fact that the kids are going back to school in just a few days. Wahoo x 2! There will be games & prize...
Jul 15, 2015 - MS LC State Championship
The Mississippi Swimming, Inc. Long Course State Championship begins Thursday afternoon. Good luck to our swimmers competing in this four day event. This year there will be a "Welcome Party" for all...
Jul 14, 2015 - VSA Travels to Cleveland for 8&Under Developmental Meet
Good luck to our 8 & Under swimmers competing in the Mississippi Swimming, Inc. Developmental Meet in Cleveland, MS Thursday, July 16. VSA will warm up in Lane 3 at 8AM. We have been assigned Lane ...
Jun 10, 2015 - Killer Whales to Perform at the GRAMMYs
Eighteen Killer Whales are traveling to Cleveland, MS this weekend for the inaugural MS Grammy Invitational at Delta State University. Parents: Please note the morning and afternoon sessions have be...
Mar 17, 2015 - VSA Spring/Summer Schedule 2015
VSA 2015 Long Course Meet Schedule April 11, 2015 MS Swimming Bi-Annual Meeting Jackson, MS ...
Mar 9, 2015 - Spring Break Practice Schedule
We will be on our normal winter practice schedule Monday March 9-11, 2015. There will be no practice Thursday (3/12) or Friday (3/13). Coach Mixon will be attending Speedo Age Group Sectionals in At...
Feb 18, 2015 - Good Luck State Swimmers
Good luck to our VSA Killer Whales competing in MSI SC State Champioship. The Psych Sheet, Warm-ups Assignments, Lane Timing Assignments, and Timeline are posted on the event page . VSA WARM-UP A...
Feb 12, 2015 - Good Luck 8 & Under Killer Whales
Good luck to our 8 & Under swimmers competing in the MSI Spring Development Meet Saturday. Our scheduled warm-ups begin at 10am. Psych sheet, timeline and heat sheets have been posted on our event s...
Feb 5, 2015 - VSA Travels to Ruston, LA
Good luck and safe travels to our Coach and 32 Killer Whales competing in BAC's Winter Invitational this weekend. Psych sheet, warm-up and timing assignments have been posted on the event page. Day Wa...
Jan 22, 2015 - VSA Competes in Charlene Craddock
Twenty five Killer Whales are competing in this weekend's Charlene Craddock. Good luck and safe travels to our Coach, swimmers and family members! No practice on Friday due to meet. Friday warm-ups b...
Jan 13, 2015 - Sarah Copes swims her way to High Point in Tupelo.
Dedication pays off for VSA's Sarah Copes. Sarah competed in a grueling 3 day event schedule this past weekend in Tupelo, MS at the Swat Winter Invite. She swam herself to several first place finish...
Jan 8, 2015 - VSA Competes in Tupelo's Winter Invitational
VSA's Killer Whales are traveling to Tupelo tomorrow for Tupelo's Winter Invitational. Safe travels to all swimmers and families. Please check out the meet invite for more information about the meet...
Dec 18, 2014 - VSA Holiday Practice Schedule
Dec 11, 2014 - New Meet Attendance Record - Sprint to Christmas
Wow! 55 Killer Whales are competing in this weekend's Sunkist's Sprint to Christmas! Good luck to all of our swimmers. The heat sheet, warm up times and lanes, and timing assignments have been post...
Nov 19, 2014 - VSA Awards Banquet & Christmas Party
Let's celebrate the holidays and recognize our swimmers for their hardwork and dedication during the 2013 short course and 2014 long course seasons! The VSA Awards Banquet and Christmas Party will be ...
Nov 13, 2014 - Killer Whales Compete in LSA Fall Invitational
Check out the event page for an update on warm-up times, psych sheet, and VSA entries. https://www.teamunify.com/EventShow.jsp?returnPage=%2FEventsCurrent.jsp%3Fteam%3Dmsvsa&id=432066&team=msvsa
Oct 31, 2014 - Killers Whales Compete in MHSAA Swim Championship
Good luck to our Killer Whales competing this weekend in the 2014 Mississippi High School Activities Association Swim Championships. Safe travels to our swimmers, friends and families heading to Tupe...
Oct 29, 2014 - Thursday/Friday Practice Updates
Unfortunately, there will be no VSA Thursday or Friday of this week. 10/30 & 10/31. My grandfather passed away today unexpectedly. I will attending the visitation and funeral service on Thursday aft...
Oct 13, 2014 - NO VSA 10/13 due to Weather
NO VSA 10/13 due to Weather. Stay safe.
Oct 13, 2014 - VSA Practice Weather Alert/Practice Update
Hazardous weather is forecasted to move into our area this afternoon. Please be on alert for practice notifications pertaining to cancelations. Also check our VSA FB page! All VSA Pods will be on ...
Oct 8, 2014 - Copelin, Norwood & Copes, Kingston-Miles Named Swimmers of the Meet
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Oct 2, 2014 - 24 Killer Whales Compete in Makos Fall Invitational
Good luck to ourıKiller Whales swimming in the Makos Fall Invitationalıat the Lakeland Courthouse this weekend.ı Warm ups are as follows:ı Friday - 5pm, Saturday & Sundayımorning session (10&Under) - ...
Sep 26, 2014 - VSA Practice Cancelled
Today's practice has been cancelled as Coach Mixon is out of town for the IronMan Chattanooga. Best wishes and good luck to him as he completes the 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike and 26.2 mile run on S...
Sep 22, 2014 - VSA Practice Update
VSA UPDATES: *There will be NO VSA on Thursday Sept 4. 2014 (Today) The Red Carpet Classic swim meet was rained out on Tuesday and has been rescheduled for today. The meet will take place at the city ...
Sep 18, 2014 - 32 Killer Whales Race in Sunkist SC Invitational
Good luck to our 32 Killers Whales racing in the Sunkist Short Course Invitational this weekend. Parents: Please be available to assist with timing, we will have to provide one timer for Lane 1 duri...
Sep 8, 2014 - No Practice 9/8/14
No VSA practice on Monday, September 8. Coach Mixon will be attending a high school swim meet in Brandon.
Sep 4, 2014 - VSA Practice Update
VSA UPDATES: *There will be NO VSA on Thursday Sept 4. 2014 (Today) The Red Carpet Classic swim meet was rained out on Tuesday and has been rescheduled for today. The meet will take place at the city ...
Sep 2, 2014 - No VSA Tuesday 9/2 Due To A High School Meet
There will be No VSA on Tuesday Sept 2. 2014 due to the Red Carpet Classic Duel Swim Meet The meet will take place at the city pool tomorrow at 5:00 PM. WC, ST. AL, VHS & BHS will be participating in ...
Aug 8, 2014 - VSA Back2School Schedule
VSA Back2School Schedule Starting 8/11/14 until further notice City Pool (All Pods) Monday-Friday Silver 1, Silver, & Gold Pods 4:30-6:30 PM Bronze Pod 4:30-5:30 PM Black Pod 5.30-6:30 PM Tuesday/Thur...
Aug 6, 2014 - Public Forum on Recreation - August 28 5:30 WC Auditorium
The public forum on recreation in Vicksburg has been rescheduled for Thursday, August 28, at 5:30 p.m. Coach Mixon, who is also a memberof the Vicksburg Recreation Committee, is asking all swimmers an...
Aug 6, 2014 - VSA's Tommy Martin in the News
VSA's Tommy Martin made the front page of the Vicksburg Post's Sports Section last week for his awesome swims to garner the 11-12M Breast Stroke State Champion title. Congratulations to Tommy and a...
Jul 27, 2014 - VSA Updates 7/27/14
VSA UPDATES 1. Practice Schedule (7/28 - 8/8) 2. Jason Lezak Sept. 6 3. Upcoming Meets 1. Coach Mixon will be traveling to San Antonio, TX to represent the MS Zone Team as Head Coach. The zone team is...
Jul 24, 2014 - Welcome 8-time Olympic Medalist Jason Lezak
Jason Lezak - Bio
Jul 15, 2014 - Tuesday 7/15/14 Practice Canceled
Thunderstorms 1 VSA 0 NO VSA Practice this AM due to weather. Stay safe! GO VSA!
Jul 15, 2014 - Good Luck at MSI LC State Championship
Jul 15, 2014 - VSA Travels to Tupelo - Good Luck 8 & Unders
Jul 10, 2014 - No VSA Thursday AM
No VSA Practice this morning due to weather. (All Pods) There was no decision made until I arrived at the pool this morning at 6:00 AM and saw the weather was bad. The weather was still fine at my hou...
Jul 2, 2014 - Happy 4th VSA!! No Practice
There will be no practice on Friday July 4th. Enjoy the holiday and stay safe!
Jun 25, 2014 - VSA Travels to Baton Rouge
VSA is traveling to Baton Rouge Friday for the Crawfish Aquatics Summer Invitational. Good luck to all swimmers and safe travels for all.
Jun 11, 2014 - VSA Practice update
There will be NO VSA practice on Thursday or Friday AM or PM. Due to the team travel trip. We will resume practice on Monday. I apologize for the late notice! Please help spread the word. Have a great...
Jun 10, 2014 - VSA morning Practice Rained Out 6/10/14
I've been contacted by the city pool this morning and they will not be opening due to weather and some other circumstances. Due to these factors there will be NO VSA practice this morning at that loca...
May 25, 2014 - 2014 Summer Schedule May 27-29
LONG COURSE PRACTICE SCHEDULE MAY 26-MAY 30 LOCATION: CITY POOL STARTING: Tuesday May 27, 2014 TUESDAY - THURSDAY ONLY: City Pool NO PRACTICE MONDAY DUE TO THE HOLIDAY - NO PRACTI...
May 20, 2014 - Coach Mixon Appointed to Recreation Committee
Congratulations to Coach Mixon who was appointed to the Vicksburg Recreation Committee. This is awesome news for VSA and the sport of swimming in our community. http://vicksburgpost.com/2014/05/20/ci...
May 19, 2014 - Practice Schedule May 19- 23, 2014
Monday-May 19 (City Pool) 4:00-6:00pm Silver, Silver 2, Gold 4:30-6:00 PM Bronze 5:00-6:00 PM Black Tuesday May 20 (City Pool) 4:00-6:00pm Silver, Silver 2, Gold 4:30-6:00 PM Bronze 5:00-6:00 PM Black...
May 15, 2014 - Silver & Gold Pods Will Join Other Pods Indoors Today
Please note: City Pool Practice for Silver, Silver 2, & Gold Pods will be moving indoors today!!! Regular YMCA Indoor Schedule for Silver-Gold Pods 6-7 Dryland 7-8:30 Swim All Pods will be indoors tod...
May 15, 2014 - VSA Practice Update
VSA Practice Update: Today's practice schedule is listed below. No Friday Practice- VSA will be traveling to the Memphis Meet. Silver, Silver 2, & Gold Pods ONLY Vicksburg City Pool 4:00-6:00 PM ***Be...
May 14, 2014 - VSA Travels to Memphis
VSA is traveling to Memphis this weekend for the Gil Stovall Meet. Good luck to all of our swimmers participating and safe travels for everyone.
May 8, 2014 - Important Practice Update
There will be No VSA practice tomorrow, Friday May 9, 2014. Coach Cicily, Coach Tere, & Coach Emily will be attending the USA Swimming regional coaching clinic in Baton Rouge, LA. Next weeks practice ...
Apr 28, 2014 - Monday practice Canceled Due To Approaching Weather System 4/28/14
Please stay safe! VSA practice today is canceled due to the approaching storm system. 4/28/14
Apr 25, 2014 - Reminder No VSA Practice Today 4-25-14
There will be no VSA practice today. 4-25-14 Coaches will be attending the meet in Jackson, Mississippi. Heat sheets for the upcoming meet are now available on our website http://www.vsaswim.org/Event...
Apr 24, 2014 - VSA Heads to the Sunkist Spring Sprint
Location: Flowood YMCA 690 Liberty Road Flowood, MS 39232 601?664?6814 Schedule: Friday Evening Warm?ups: 4:00 ? 4:50pm ...
Apr 18, 2014 - Happy Easter VSA! No Practice 4/18/14
No VSA Practice Friday 4/18/14. Normal practice schedule resumes Monday 4/21/14. Have a Happy Easter!
Apr 8, 2014 - VSA Weather Reminder
Spring is in full swing and with it comes thunderstorm season. Be sure to keep an eye on your email updates, Facebook, and Twitter for last-minute practice cancellations or updates due to weather. Go ...
Mar 27, 2014 - Good Luck to our VSA All-Stars
Good Luck to our VSA swimmers who were selected to represent Mississippi in the upcoming All-Star meet thus weekend in Jackson, MS VSA swimmers achieving All-Star status: Tommy Martin Adam Eckstein Ad...
Mar 12, 2014 - Coach Mixon selected to represent Mississippi as Head Zone Coach!
Southern Age Group Zone Championships will be held in San Antonio, TX at the end of July.
Mar 4, 2014 - State Meet 2014 Recap
Mar 3, 2014 - Practice Schedule 3/3-3/17/14
VSA Practice Schedule 3/3/14- Monday No Practice 3/4/14- Tuesday 4:00-5:15 Bronze, Silver, & Gold 5:15-6:00 White Pod 6:00-7:00 Black Pod 3/5/14-Wednesday Normal Practice 3/6/14-Thursday VSA Skate Par...
Feb 26, 2014 - Killer Whales Travel to SC Championship Meet
Good luck to VSA's Killer Whales traveling to Tupelo for the SC State Championship Meet! Please check out the event page for important information about this weekend's meet including the psych sheet,...
Feb 20, 2014 - VSA Black, Silver, & Gold Pods Canceled Due To Approaching Storm System
Due to the approaching storm system and safety concerns VSA will dismiss at 5:15PM tonight. There will be No Practice tonight for black, silver, or gold pods. Coach Mixon spoke with the NWS in Jackson...
Feb 13, 2014 - Good Luck 8 & Under Killer Whales
Good luck to our 8 & Under Killer Whales participating in Saturday's 8 & Under Developmental Meet in Flowood! Swim fast and have fun! Parents: Warm-ups are at 10AM . The heat sheet has been poste...
Feb 11, 2014 - VSA Swimmers Win High Point Awards At The Bulldog Winter Invitational
Congrats to VSA swimmers Chip Fields, Adrienne Eckstein, and Blaine Butler on winning the High Point award at the recent bulldog invitational !
Feb 11, 2014 - VSA Practice update 2-11-14
Due to inclement weather conditions and safety concerns VSA will dismiss at 6:00 PM tonight. Older pods are encouraged to come in and practice early at the 4:00 or 5:15 practice, if possible. Black po...
Feb 7, 2014 - Good Luck VSA @ BAC's Winter Invitational
Good luck to our Killer Whales competing in BAC's Winter Invitational especially those swimming fast for state qualifying times! See warm-up times and timing lane assignments below. Saturday AM sessi...
Jan 29, 2014 - VSA Takes 3rd in Charlene Craddock Invitational
VSA placed 3rd in the Charlene Craddock Invitational this past weekend. Congrats to Slade for winning high point. Below are VSA's top 3 highlights. Ann Elizabeth 50 Breast 1 Ann Elizabeth 100 Breast 1...
Jan 23, 2014 - 22 Killer Whales Travel to Cleveland
Jan 22, 2014 - A Quick Note From Coach
VSA SWIMMERS AND PARENTS, VSA WRAPPED UP ANOTHER GREAT WEEKEND OF RACING WITH A 4TH PLACE FINISH AT THE PITT INVITATIONAL IN MONROE, LA. VSA REPRESENTED MISSISSIPPI WELL IN THE OVERALL STANDINGS FENDI...
Jan 22, 2014 - VSA Rocks Pitt Invitational
VSA rocked the 2014 Pitt Invitational this past weekend. Killer Whales were cutting times and scoring points! Congratulations to Chip for winning Boys High Point! VSA placed 4th out of 9 teams with ...
Jan 15, 2014 - 30 Killer Whales Compete in LA Gold's Pitt Invitational
The Psych Sheet has been posted to the Pitt Invitational Event .
Jan 14, 2014 - Today's Practice Cancelled
Practice for Tuesday, January 14 has been cancelled. Coach and family are sick.
Jan 9, 2014 - VSA is Swimming in the New Year in Ruston
VSA is traveling to Ruston, LA Saturday to compete in Bulldog Aquatics Club's Swim in the New Year Meet. Warm-ups begin at 9:15am on Saturday. The Psych Sheet has been posted under the event's page...
Dec 24, 2013 - Merry Christmas From The Mixon's
Our family would like to take a minute to wish the families of VSA a Very Merry Christmas! with love, Coach Mixon, Lindsay & Vida Rose
Dec 19, 2013 - VSA Holiday Schedule 2013-2014
MON. 12/23/13 6:00 ? 8:00 AM Wyatt?s Gym 4:00 ? 5:30 PM Wyatt?s Gym ...
Dec 11, 2013 - Record Team Participation for Sprint to Christmas
VSA is excited to have record participation in Sunkist's Sprint to Christmas! 52 swimmers will be competing at the Flowood YMCA this weekend. Warm up times are listed below. Heather Butler will be ...
Dec 5, 2013 - VSA Killer Whales Travel to Baton Rouge
Check out the Psych Sheet posted on the TAQ Christmas Invitational page. http://www.vsaswim.org/EventShow.jsp?returnPage=%2FEventsCurrent.jsp%3Fteam%3Dmsvsa&id=361711&team=msvsa Warm up assignments ...
Nov 22, 2013 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
Attention: VSA Practice will be dismissed at 7:00 PM on Friday 11/22/13. VSA Thanksgiving Schedule Mon 6:00-8:00 AM Wyatt's Gym 4:00-5:30 PM Wyatt's Gym Tuesday 6:00-8:00 AM Wyatt's Gym 4:00-8:30 PM Y...
Nov 15, 2013 - No Practice Today 11-15-13
There will be No VSA Practice today Friday (11/15/13). VSA swimmers and coaches will be traveling to Laurel to compete in the meet this weekend. Good Luck and Safe Travels to our VSA families racing t...
Nov 12, 2013 - 28 Killer Whales Travel to Laurel
Oct 17, 2013 - MHSAA North/State Championships
Oct 3, 2013 - Fall/Winter Practice Schedule
With the start of cooler temperatures predicted this weekend, VSA is moving practice back to the YMCA. Our Fall/Winter practice schedule goes into effect Monday, October 7. Monday Tuesday Wednesday T...
Sep 23, 2013 - No VSA Practice Today 9/23 Or Tuesday 10/1
There will be no swim practice today, September 23 or Tuesday, October 1 at the city pool due to high school meets at that facility. On Tuesday Oct. 1 The White Pod will practice at the YMCA at 5:15 a...
Sep 17, 2013 - Swimmers of the Meet - Sunkist SC Invitational
Sep 16, 2013 - First SC Meet A Success
It was a time for FIRST times. It was a time for BEST times. Congrats to the VSA Killers Whales for a SUCCESSFUL first meet of the Short Course Season! Click on the link below to view the results,...
Sep 10, 2013 - Coach Mixon attends United States Aquatic Sports Convention In Anaheim, CA
Coach Mixon is attending the United States Aquatic Sports convention in Anaheim, CA. The United States Aquatic Sports annual convention provides an opportunity for USA Swimming to gather all of its de...
Sep 9, 2013 - 25 Killer Whales Competing at Sunkist SC Classic
Sep 6, 2013 - Practice Update for Week of September 9
Coach Mixon and Coach Tere will be out of town next week. Therefore, there will be a slight adjustment in practice next week. Practice at the City Pool on Tuesday, September 10, Thursday, September 12...
Aug 30, 2013 - No VSA Practice on Labor Day
No VSA Practice on Labor Day.
Aug 19, 2013 - Practice Update 8/19/2013
Practice Schedule effective today (8/19/13) until move indoors for the Winter. (tends to be Oct) M-F Gold & Silver Pods 4:00 - 6:00 City Pool M-F Bronze Pod 4:30 - 6:00 City Pool M-F Black P...
Aug 5, 2013 - City Pumps Down No VSA Practice
The city pumps are down. No VSA :( Monday 8/5/13. Sorry for the inconvenience, stay tuned for updates.
Aug 2, 2013 - VSA Practice Schedule Through 8/19/13
VSA Practice Schedule through 8/19/13. White Pod 5:15-6:00 pm YMCA Black Pod M-F 6:00-7:00 pm City Pool Bronze Pod M-F 6:00-7:00 pm City Pool Silver & Gold Pod M-F 6:00-7:30pm City Pool Schedule will ...
Aug 2, 2013 - VSA Practice Schedule Through 8/19/13
VSA Practice Schedule through 8/19/13. White Pod 5:15-6:00 pm YMCA Black Pod M-F 6:00-7:00 pm City Pool Bronze Pod M-F 6:00-7:00 pm City Pool Silver & Gold Pod M-F 6:00-7:30pm City Pool Schedule will ...
Jul 28, 2013 - VSA Morning Practice 7/29/13 Through 8/2-/13
There will be NO VSA morning practice from 7/29/13- 8/2/13. Coach Mixon will be representing the MS zone team as assistant coach in Greenville, SC this week. Afternoon practice will continue at the re...
Jul 18, 2013 - No Thursday Afternoon Practice Due To Thunderstorms 7/18/13
Practice canceled due to thunderstorms
Jul 17, 2013 - VSA Heads to Cleveland, No Morning Practice
SAFE travels and GOOD luck to all swimmers and family members as they head to Cleveland for the 8 & Under Development Meet and the MS State Long Course Championship. Good luck to Blaine, Connor J.,...
Jul 2, 2013 - Holiday Practice Schedule
VSA Holiday Practice Schedule- Wednesday - Normal start time. All pods will end at 8:15 AM Thursday - Friday NO Practice AM or PM. Happy 4th of July!!! Resume normal schedule on Monday 7/8/13
Jul 1, 2013 - It's Swim, Sun and Sand for VSA!
Good luck and safe travels as VSA heads to Pensacola this week for GPAC's Summer Season Finale. Twelve swimmers will be participating in the two day meet. Good luck to Chip, Blaine, Katelyn B, Andre...
Jun 18, 2013 - Tuesday Morning Practice Canceled Due To Weather
Practice for Tuesday morning (6/18/13) has been canceled due to the approaching line of thunderstorms. Stay safe!
Jun 11, 2013 - Practice Is On For Wednesday Morning
VSA is a go for Wednesday morning practice. See you at the pool!
Jun 1, 2013 - VSA Sweeps 6 & Under High Points
Congratulations to Blanton Mansfield and Katelyn Clark for winning the 6 & Under High Point at the Stamm Family Short Course Meet. To view more pictures from the meet click on the following link. h...
May 28, 2013 - Stamm Invitational Psych Sheets Posted
The Psych Sheets for this weekend's Stamm Family Invitational have been posted on our website. The SC (short course) Psych Sheet is for Friday morning's swim meet and the LC (long course) Psych Sheet...
May 27, 2013 - VSA Practice Pods Update
May 26, 2013 - VSA 2013 Summer Schedule
2013 SUMMER LONG COURSE PRACTICE SCHEDULE LOCATION: CITY POOL & Purk?s Y STARTING: Tuesday May 28, 2013 Monday - Friday: City Pool (Silver & Gold Pods) 6:00 - 8:15 AM (SW...
May 21, 2013 - Congratulations Coach Brian Gough
A huge congratulations goes out to Coach Brian Gough who married Miss Amy Nobile this past weekend. VSA wishes you a lifetime of happiness, love and memories!!
May 16, 2013 - Killer Whales Head to Memphis for SWIM and BBQ
VSA's Killer Whales are traveling to Memphis tomorrow for the Memphis Gil Stovall BBQ Fest Invitational. Safe travels and good luck to all of our swimmers and families. Swim FAST!!! Bree, Connor, Bla...
May 15, 2013 - VSA Practice Update
VSA will move outdoors to the city pool on Monday, May 20. (See schedule below) There'll be no practice tomorrow Thursday May 16 and Friday May 17. The team will be traveling to Memphis for the Gil St...
May 13, 2013 - Tuesday' s practice update 5/14/13
(No swimming on 5/14/13) Classroom sessions will be held in the Purk's Y activity room. Classroom session for Black and White Pods 5:00-5:45 pm. Classroom session for Bronze, Silver, and Gold Pods 5:4...
May 10, 2013 - Attention: VSA Practice Update
The Purk's YMCA closed the pool this morning at 10 AM for roof repairs. We were informed that this process could take up to two weeks. There will be no practice today Friday May 10, 2013. Sorry and th...
May 10, 2013 - Attention: VSA Practice Update
The Purk's YMCA closed the pool this morning at 10 AM for roof repairs. We were informed that this process could take up to two weeks. There will be no practice today Friday May 10, 2013. Sorry and th...
May 2, 2013 - 33 Killer Whales Competing in Makos LC Invitational
Thirty three Killer Whales are headed to the Makos Long Course Invitational this weekend. Good luck to all swimmers! Be sure to check out the event listing for important information about the meet. ...
Mar 17, 2013 - VSA Swimmers Compete in Warhawk Triathlon
VSA Swimmers and Coach competed in the Warhawk Triathlon and Youth Triathlon at the University of Louisiana at Monroe on Saturday, March 16. Warhawk Triathlon Chip placed 3rd in the 15-19 Age Group Co...
Feb 27, 2013 - VSA Moves On Up @ STATE
We are moving on up... Congratulations on a great STATE meet Killer Whales!!! VSA placed 10th out of 13 teams with a total of 352 points. This year we had the best STATE meet attendance and we scored ...
Feb 21, 2013 - Practice Cancelled Due to Inclement Weather
Thursday's afternoon practices have been cancelled due to the inclement weather. Stay safe...stay dry. Regular practice schedule will resume Monday, March 4.
Feb 20, 2013 - 22 Killer Whales Head to STATE
The Vicksburg Swim Association will be in Laurel, MS beginning tonight for the MS Swim State Championship. Good luck to Star, Ann Elizabeth, Annie, Adrienne, Katie F., Carley, Kaylynne, Bree, Victori...
Feb 19, 2013 - Practice Updates
See practice updates for the week of 2/18 and 2/25 below. 2/19 - State Swimmers Only Practice - 5:15pm 2/19 - Fire It Up Dinner for State Swimmers Only - 6:45pm 2/20 - Normal practice for Wyatt's Memb...
Feb 19, 2013 - It's A Girl!
Congratulations to Coach Mixon and Lindsay who welcomed a baby girl, Vida Rose Mixon , to the world yesterday.
Feb 18, 2013 - Short Course State Psych Sheet
The Psych Sheet for this weekend's MSI Short Course State Meet has been posted. Click on the link below. Check back for warm up times. https://www.teamunify.com/EventShow.jsp?returnPage=%2FEventsCur...
Feb 14, 2013 - 8 & Under Dev. Meet Heat Sheet Posted
The heat sheet for this weekend's 8 & Under Development Meet is now posted on our website under the event. Heat sheets will not be available for sale at the meet. Please remember to print a couple o...
Feb 11, 2013 - 8 & Under Dev. Meet Entries, Psych Sheet & Warm Ups
Good luck to our VSA swimmers participating in the 8 & Under Development Meet this weekend at the Flowood YMCA. The VSA Entry List, Psych Sheet and Warm Up Assignments can be found under the event or ...
Feb 11, 2013 - VSA Entries for Short Course State Championship
VSA Entries for the MSI Short Course State Championship can now be viewed under the event or by clicking the link below. Please email Coach Mixon with any questions or concerns at vsacoach@gmail.com...
Feb 4, 2013 - VSA Entries in Last Chance Meet Posted
The entries for swimmers participating in the Makos Last Chance Meet this weekend have been posted. Please review the list and email Coach Mixon at vsacoach@gmail.com ASAP if you would/would not li...
Jan 28, 2013 - VSA Sweeps 6 & Under High Points at Charlene Craddock
Congratulations to Tony Fields and Katelyn Clark for winning 6 and Under Boys and Girls High Points at DAC's Charlene Craddock! Click on the link below to view the pictures and results. Also ne...
Jan 23, 2013 - VSA Team Captains 2012-2013 Short Course Season
Congratulations to VSA's Blaine Butler & Chip Fields, our Team Captains for the upcoming 2012-2013 Short Course Championship season.
Jan 23, 2013 - VSA has 34 Entered In The Upcoming DAC Meet
Click on the link below to view Heat Sheets and Timelines for this weekend's meet. https://www.teamunify.com/EventShow.jsp?returnPage=%2FEventsCurrent.jsp%3Fteam%3Dmsvsa&id=262883&team=msvsa Good luck...
Oct 22, 2012 - VSA is Headed to Baton Rouge
VSA will be participating in the Tiger Aquatics Christmas Meet Invitational on November 30 ? December 2 at the LSU Natatorium. This is a big meet and it fills up QUICKLY so we would like to submit ou...
Oct 16, 2012 - VSA in the News
Our very own Blaine Butler was on the front page of the Vicksburg Post Sports Section ?When she steps on the blocks for her faviorite event, the 50-yard freestyle, a hundred thoughts race through Blai...
Oct 16, 2012 - VSA’s Halloween Party
Practice will be cancelled for the Black, Silver2, Silver and Gold Pods on Thursday, October 25 for the PARTY! The White and Bronze Pods will still have practice before the PARTY.
Oct 8, 2012 - New Indoor Practice Schedule
Oct 8, 2012 - New Practice Pods
Sep 17, 2012 - Makos Fall Invitational
The Makos Fall Invitational is scheduled for October 5-7 at the Lakeland Courthouse in Jackson, MS. Click on the link to view the view the meet invite . Friday warm-ups begin at 5 p.m. with competi...
Sep 14, 2012 - Sunkist Short Course Classic
The Sunkist Short Course Classic was a great SUCCESS! VSA placed 2nd in the three day meet. Congratulations to all of swimmers for trying their best! Thanks to all the parents who helped time and g...
Sep 12, 2012 - Practice Update
Coach Tere will be out of town tomorrow; therefore, we are unable to run practice at the City Pool. For tomorrow (Thursday) only, all practices will be held at the YMCA with the same schedule we used...
Sep 10, 2012 - New Parent Meeting
Our New Parent Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, September 13 at 5:15 pm in the YMCA Meeting Room. All parents are invited to attend but we strongly encourage parents of new swimmers to attend. Coa...