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Sunday June 14, 2021: (Sarasota, Florida) Weyant won the Women's 400IM at the US Olympic Trials automatically earning her a spot on the US Olympic Swim Team roster. Shark Nation is screaming from the roof tops tonight as we all watched Sarasota Shark Emma Weyant punch her ticket to Tokyo! Emma took gold on the 400IM at the 2018 JR Pan-Pac Championships and then followed it up with a 2019 National Championship at Summer National in Palo Alto. All the hard work and tough decisions paid off and the second...

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Check out the Don Brennan piece on SNN News about our 11 Swimmers heading to United States Olympic Trials!! (from link above) Eliza Brown 200 breaststroke Liam Custer 800, 1500 free Alexander Gusev 400 IM Nico Hernandez-Tome 400, 800,1500 free Connor Hunt 400, 800, 1500 free Amadeusz Knop 200 back Natalie Mannion 100, 200 back Michaela Mattes 400 IM, 400, 800, 1500 free Addison Sauickie 400 free Emma Weyant 200 IM, 400 IM, 200, 400, 800, 1500 free, 200 back Gracie Weyant 100, 200 breaststroke Emma Weyant, Riverview HS graduate,...

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Finnegan Lear commits to the University of California Santa Cruz. Lear has come up through the Sharks’ ranks since 2012. Known for his mile he also swims middle distance and backstroke. He was a finalist in the 2020 FHSAA 4A State Championships in the 500 Freestyle his senior year with the Riverview Ram’s High School team and more recently the 200 backstroke at the Southern Zone South Sectional Championships. Lear was also five-time finalist at last week’s Florida State Senior Spring Championships. Finn swum all four years at Riverview High...

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With twelve SR Championships since 2014 the Sarasota Sharks capture number thirteen winning all three titles; Men's, Women's and Combined Championships. The Sharks Combined Team won by over 1000 points by outscoring T2 Aquatics 2570 to 1420. Sharks' Michaela Mattes and Liza Brown both won high-point for their respective age group. Liam Custer won all four of his events, along with Alex Gusev and Michaela Mattes taking 1st in the 200 BR and 500 FR respectively. Sharks' 800 Freestyle Men's Relay also took gold shattering the state record and finishing...

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Seven Sarasota Sharks' age-groupers; Kara Gorzek, Sydney Hardy (10U); Angelina Lista, Maya Nowakowski (11-12); Kate Domain, Maeve Eckerman, Adian Siers (13-14); have been selected to Florida ALL STARS to compete against the Florida Gold Coast All-Star Team Mar 26-28th. LOCATION: Indian River State College, Ft. Pierce SELECTION PROCEDURES: - The Florida All-Star Team will be selected from the COMBINED results of the 2021 Florida Swimming Age Groups Championships North and South. - Swimmers who finish in the Top 6 of the COMBINED results in any individual event (10&u- Timed Finals,...

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Sharks Finish 3rd Overall, Girls take 2nd, Boys 7th, and Sharks find themselves in the Top 5 in every age group at FLAGS Combined 3rd Girls 2nd Boys 7th Currently ranked by USA Swimming as the #1 team in Florida and 11th in the country the Sarasota Sharks are known for decades to develop highly productive long-term athletes. To learn more about becoming a Shark Please Click How To Join on the home page.

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Milburn commits to swim and study at Rhodes College. A Shark since he was 7 years old Max has consistently competes at the state, sectional, and zone levels. He also swum for Venice High School before transferring to Sarasota High School under Sharks’ coach Andrew Eckhart and was part of the Sarasota Sailors 2020 FHSAA 3A State Championship Men's team. As an Indian and Sailor Max has attended Pine View School for the gifted. Milburn is a beloved teammate and in 2019 was presented with the prestigious FTT (For the...

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Petitta commits to swim and study at Hendrix College. Jacob has only been a competitive swimmer since walking on to the Riverview Rams High School Swim Team. Since then, Jacob has worked tirelessly in the Sharks program transforming himself into a Division III collegiate athlete. This past fall Pettita had two top 20 finishes in the 50 and 100 Free at the FHSAA 4A District 6 Championships. Jacob will be swimming as a Warrior under Coach Marleneanu in the Southern Athletic Association "Hendrix College left a great impression after I...

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Brown verbally commits to Princeton University. Eliza has been swimming competitively since 2012 and came to the to the Sharks March 2020 from the New England where she was part of Commonwealth Swimming. Last month Eliza, a strong swimmer in all four strokes, finished on the podium three times in both the 100 and 200 Breast as well at the 400IM in the Florida State Virtual Championships. About Princeton Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey. Founded in 1746 in Elizabeth as the College...

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Whatmore commits to study and swim at Carnegie Mellon University. Reece has been a Shark for over a decade and as been a perennial state championship and sectional finalist. Whatmore was also part of the Sarasota Sharks 2019 National YMCA Championship Team competing in the 200 Fly and 400IM. Swimming for The Out-Of-Door Academy Reece was named 2018-19 HT Preps All-Area High School Athlete Honorable Mention and was a two-time finalist in the 2020 FHSAA 1A State Championships. Reece will be swiming as a Tartan under Coach Kinney in the...