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 Swimmer of the Month for March!

 


 

Seahorse Swimmer of the Month:

Vonzaa Hindle
 

Age: 7 but almost 8

Swim Group: seahorse

Favorite Movie: Annie

Favorite Song: Let it Be

Favorite Events:Disneyland

What do you want to be when you want to grow up?Doctor

Favorite Stroke:Butterfly

Coolest place you have ever been to:Hawaii

Family pets:Cat

Role Model(s):my mom

What do you like most about swimming: swim meets and that it is fun

Favorite Book :Ivy and Bean

How many siblings do you have:1 little sister (18 months)

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Taylor Swift or Selena Gomez

Hobbies:sewing

Future goal:To move up to Sting Rays

Favorite Color:purple or pink

Favorite Food:hamburgers

Favorite Animal:Kitten

Favorite swimmers:     

If I could change one thing it would be:     

Your most memorable swimming experience: getting a 1st place in the summer league meet

Stingray Swimmer of the Month:

​Carter Vera

Age: 7

Swim Group: Sting Ray

Favorite Movie: Harry Potter 

Favorite Song: Frozen Let it Go

Favorite Events: wining a medal for relay at JO's! 

What do you want to be when you want to grow up? Be an actor on TV 

Favorite Stroke: free style

Coolest place you have ever been to:  Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Family pets: Tucker a Boxer dog

Role Model(s): my mom

What do you like most about swimming: sometimes you get medals & ribbons for winning!

Favorite Book: Dairy of Wimpy Kid

How many siblings do you have: one older brother: Korbin

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Michael Phelps

Hobbies: making paper airplanes 

Future goal: good grades

Favorite Color: bright green

Favorite Food: quesadillas 

Favorite Animal: dogs

Favorite swimmers: Michael Phelps

If I could change one thing it would be: to not get in trouble and not have any homework. 

Your most memorable swimming experience: winning 2 medals at JO's on the relay team.

East Novice Swimmer of the Month:

Alex Minton

Age: 7

Swim Group: Stingray

Favorite Movie: "The Incredibles"

Favorite Song: "Safe and Sound," Capital Cities

Favorite Events: 50 Free

What do you want to be when you want to grow up? Scientist, train driver and construction worker

Favorite Stroke: Freestyle, Butterfly, Breaststroke, Backstroke...all of them!

Coolest place you have ever been to: Colorado, Yosemite, Disneyland, beach

Family pets: Two dogs, Sparkle and Spencer

Role Model(s): Daddy

What do you like most about swimming:  Tag during dryland

Favorite Book: Magic Treehouse Series

How many siblings do you have: 2 sisters, Claire and Lucy

Famous Person you’d like to meet: President Obama

Hobbies: Video games, reading, playing outside

Future goal: play water polo and be a water polo coach

Favorite Color: red and blue

Favorite Food: Grilled cheese sandwiches, cookies and ice cream

Favorite Animal: Dogs and cats and horses

Favorite swimmers: Daddy, Graham Hauss and Seth Nabors

If I could change one thing it would be: Later bedtime

Your most memorable swimming experience: Every single meet and every single practice!

 

 

Tech Team

Swimmer of the Month:

Elizabeth Shin

 

 

 

 

 

Red Swimmer of the Month:

Nia Duran

 

   

  

 

White Swimmer of the Month:

Josh Cookingham​


 

Age:    10  

Swim Group:    white/blue

Favorite Movie:  The Hobbit   

Favorite Events:     50/100 breaststroke

What do you want to be when you want to grow up?   PT

Favorite Stroke:    breaststroke

 Coolest place you have ever been to:     Costa Rica

Family pets:   15 chickens,1 turkey, 2 cats  

Role Model(s):   my dad  

What do you like most about swimming:    competing and improving

Favorite Book: Into the Wild    

How many siblings do you have:   2  Ryan and Nathan

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Mitt Romney    

Hobbies:  sword collecting/sharpening   

Future goal: to make Far Westerns Favorite Color: neon green    

Favorite Food:     pizza

Favorite Animal:   buffalo  

Favorite swimmers: Michael Phelps     

If I could change one thing it would be:  taxes   

Your most memorable swimming experience: my first JO 

 

Blue Swimmer of the Month:

Colby Villard


 


 

 

Age: 10

Swim Group: Blue

Favorite Movie: Nonstop

Favorite Song:  Maps

Favorite Events: 50 and 100

What do you want to be when you want to grow up?   Olympic Swimmer

Favorite Stroke: Butterfly

Coolest place you have ever been to: The Mystery Spot

Family pets: A dog Jack

Role Model(s): Coach Jordan

What do you like most about swimming: Trying to beat my best times

Favorite Book: Shadow Children Series

How many siblings do you have: 2!  Blake is 7 ½ and Gwyn is 5

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Shaun White

Hobbies: Sleep, Ride bikes, Playing with Friends

Future goal: Make Zones

Favorite Color: Blue

Favorite Food: Subway Sandwiches

Favorite Animal: Elephant

Favorite swimmers: Ryan Lockte

If I could change one thing it would be: Make the school day shorter

Your most memorable swimming experience: Winning a medal at JO’s with my relay team

East Developmental Swimmer of the Month:

Joanna Anderson

Age: VIII

Swim Group:red

Favorite Movie:Cat and Dog

Favorite Song: Fearless and Chandelier by Kat Perkins

Favorite Events: 100 IM

What do you want to be when you want to grow up? Dancer

Favorite Stroke: Butterfly

Coolest place you have ever been to: Bravo Farms

Family pets: 5 cats, 1 dog

Role Model(s): I have heard that you really should be yourself and not someone else, but Rhoda is really nice.

What do you like most about swimming: Swim Meets

Favorite Book: “Days Go By”

How many siblings do you have: Seven

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Anshelm Gottfrid Anderson (1881-1977)

Hobbies:Drawing, board games, decorate work space, roller blading, snacks, play with pets.

Future goal:Go to Hawaii

Favorite Color:Red

Favorite Food:Lasagna

Favorite Animal:Falcon, Bear, Snake

Favorite swimmers:Missy Franklin

If I could change one thing it would be:Nothing

Your most memorable swimming experience:Talk with Coach Rebeca to get into Stingrays, “Can you do all of the strokes?”  “Yes, of course.”

 

Bronze Swimmer of the Month:

Nicole Kemp

Age:   10

Swim Group:  Bronze                        

Favorite Movie:  Divergent

Favorite Song:  “Everything Has Changed” by Taylor Swift

Favorite Events:  50 Freestyle and 200 IM

What do you want to be when you want to grow up?  A Doctor

Favorite Stroke:  Freestyle

Coolest place you have ever been to:  Parasailing at Key West, Florida

Family pets:  Goldfish - Matilda

Role Model(s):  My Parents

What do you like most about swimming:  Being with my friends at practice and always trying to do my best.

Favorite Book:  Divergent Series by Veronica Roth

How many siblings do you have:  1

Famous Person you’d like to meet:  Missy Franklin and Taylor Swift

Hobbies:  Cheer, Running, Skiing, Singing, Reading, Drama, Art, and Girl Scouts.

Future goal:  To make it to Far Westerns.

Favorite Color:  Neon Green

Favorite Food:  Spaghetti

Favorite Animal:  Arctic Fox

Favorite swimmers:  Missy Franklin and Rebecca Soni

If I could change one thing it would be:  To have a cure for Cancer patients and for my hair to grow quickly so I could donate to “Locks Of Love” again.

Your most memorable swimming experience:  Being chosen for the Oregon Travel Team. 

Silver Swimmer of the Month:

Michael Ewy

Age: 11

Swim Group: Silver

Favorite Movie: Debatable, but probably “Cars”

Favorite Song: “Can’t Hold Us”

Favorite Events: 50 free, 100 free, 50 back, 100 back

What do you want to be when you want to grow up? Computer Software Designer

Favorite Stroke: Backstroke

Coolest place you have ever been to: Hong Kong

Family pets: Dog named Koda

Role Model(s): Michael Jordan, Stephen Curry

What do you like most about swimming: Keeps me fit, I’m pretty good at it, can have a good time with friends

Favorite Book: Magic Tree House Series

How many siblings do you have:  2

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Stephen Curry

Hobbies: Basketball, video games, academics

Future goal: Get into a good college, e.g. Berkeley, Stanford, Cal Tech, etc.

Favorite Color: Turquoise-blue

Favorite Food: Pizza

Favorite Animal: Dog

Favorite swimmers: All of them?

If I could change one thing it would be: That people wouldn’t say or brag that they are really good at something, or did something really fast or really well, when they really aren’t or didn’t.

Your most memorable swimming experience: Getting 1st place at J.O.’s

Gold Swimmer of the Month:

Ben Forbes

Age: 13

Swim Group: Gold

Favorite Movie: The Avengers

Favorite Song:  All I do is Win by: D.J. Khaled

Favorite Events: 50, 100, 200 free

What do you want to be when you want to grow up? A mechanical engineer or swimmer

Favorite Stroke: freestyle

Coolest place you have ever been to: Chicago, Illinois

Family pets: None

Role Model(s): Coach Mark, my parents, and Nathan Adrian

What do you like most about swimming: The competition!

Favorite Book: Unbroken

How many siblings do you have: One brother, Jeffrey.

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Nathan Adrian

Hobbies: Besides swimming… playing other sports

Future goal: To be in the Olympics, and win an event at Far Westerns

Favorite Color: Red

Favorite Food: Pad Thai

Favorite Animal: Snake (Ball Python)

Favorite swimmers: Nathan Adrian, Missy Franklin

If I could change one thing it would be: To have no racial discrimination.

Your most memorable swimming experience: My first Jo’s and Far Westerns 

East Advanced Age Group Swimmer of the Month:

Sam Hong

Age:  10

Swim Group: Bronze

Favorite Movie: Mcfarland U.S.A

Favorite Song: Up town funk By: Bruno Mars

Favorite Events:  100 breast stroke and 50 breast stroke

What do you want to be when you want to grow up? Pediatrician

Favorite Stroke: breast stroke

Coolest place you have ever been to: Disneyland

Family pets: 2 dogs name Babi and Sampson

Role Model(s): My mom, dad, and sister

What do you like most about swimming: making friends

Favorite Book: The Hunger Games series

How many siblings do you have: 1 (Chloe)

Famous Person you’d like to meet: Missy Franklin

Hobbies: swimming, drawing, playing the flute

Future goal: To make Western Zones

Favorite Color: Aqua Marine

Favorite Food: French Fries

 Favorite Animal: Tiger

Favorite swimmers: Chloe Hong and Missy Franklin

If I could change one thing it would be: To end world hunger

Your most memorable swimming experience: My first trip to Porltand