CCS Boasts THREE USA Swimming Scholastic All-Americans!

Congratulations to Joaquin Jamieson (FDST / Clovis West HS), Austin Lane (FDST / Clovis West HS), and Tyler Manshiem (CLOV / Buchanan HS) for being selected to the USA Swimming Scholastic All-America Team!  A certificate of achievement will be presented to each of the swimmers, their club team, and their high school to commemorate this honor.  

To qualify, applicants for this selection had to adhere to each of the requirements listed below:


  • Grade completion requirement – applicant must have completed 9  th, 10  th 11  th or 12  th grade
  • GPA Requirement – minimum 3.5 GPA for the current academic year
    • A=4, B=3, C=2. If numerical grades are used, the following scale will be used unless the school’s letter grade conversion is given on the transcript: A=90-100; B=80-89; C=70-79. In calculating the GPA no rounding will be used – one decimal place only.
    • Honors, Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and dual credit college level academic courses will earn one half (.5)extra Grade Point. Grades for academic subjects only are calculated – history/social studies, English, mathematics, sciences, foreign languages, computer sciences, visual and performing arts if indicated as academicA grade lower than a C in an academic subject will mean automatic rejection of the applicant. Grades for non-academic courses will NOT be calculated – art, band, orchestra, choir, home economics, health, driver education, physical education, shop, etc. and any other class marked as non-academic will not be included in the GPA calculation (unless transcript indicates ‘academic’ or AP or IB).
    • There will be no special status designation for a 4.0 GPA other than for a national champion who also has a 4.0 GPA.
  • Pool Requirements
    • Applicants must have swum an individual pool time equal to a 2018 Winter Junior qualifying time in any individual event during the SAA qualifying period (August 16, 2018 – August 15, 2019) with qualifying times in SWIMS – list of times are posted on the USA Swimming website. A qualifying time will be available for selection from the SWIMS database during the application process. Only ONE time is necessary and only ONE application is necessary.
  • Disability/Para or Open Water Requirements (for athletes without pool requirements)
    • Applicants must have competed in one of the following meets:
      2018 US Para National Championships– December 14-16, 2018, Tucson AZ
      2019 World Para World Series – April 4-6, 2019, Indianapolis, IN
      2019 Can Am Para Swimming Championships – July 12-14, 2019, Vancouver, BC
      2019 World Para – July 29-Aug 4, 2019, Kuching, Malaysia
      2019 Open Water National Championships – May 3-5, 2019, Miami, FL