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[Sarasota, Florida’s Isabel Traba has announced her verbal commitment to the University of Miami for 2019-20. A senior at Sarasota High School, Traba swims year-round for Sarasota YMCA Sharks. “Beyond excited to announce my commitment to swim at the University of Miami! I am so grateful to my coaches, teammates, and family for their endless support. GO CANES!!! ”] Full Article https://swimswam.com/in-state-flyer-isabel-traba-verbally-commits-to-miami-hurricanes/

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"USA Swimming released its official roster for Junior Pan Pacs on Thursday. Open to swimmers born in Swimmers born in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005, the 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Championships will take place in Suva, Fiji from August 23th through 27th. Athletes were selected based on their results at the 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships in Irvine last week." Read Full Article Here https://swimswam.com/adam-chaney-carson-and-jake-foster-preview-jr-pan-pacs-video/

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"16-year-old Emma Weyant of Sarasota YMCA Sharks took another 4.45 seconds off a 3-week-old personal best and dominated her heat in the 400 IM on Friday morning. Weyant swam a 4:42.19 to finish 8th overall in prelims, putting her 11.11 seconds ahead of her best swim from last summer. At 2017 U.S. Open, she went 4:53.30 to make the B final before being DQd in finals. " Read Full Article here https://swimswam.com/emma-weyant-drops-4-jumps-to-11-all-time-and-makes-400-im-a-final-in-irvine/

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"Gracie Weyant, 11, attends Pine View School and swims for the Sarasota YMCA Sharks. She won her division of the girls 100-meter breaststroke (1:17.59) July 14 at the Florida Long Course Age Group Championships." Full Article https://www.yourobserver.com/article/sarasota-athlete-of-the-week-07-27-17

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"Sumner Chmielewski, 14, Sarasota YMCA Sharks (SYS-FL): 400m IM (5:03.26) – Chmielewski won the women’s 400 IM at the Tampa Bay Swim Classic, dropping 5.5 seconds and going 10 seconds faster than she’d been at this time last year. She also won the 200 back and 200 fly, was runner-up in the 200 IM, and placed third in the 200 free, 200 breast, and 400 free. In addition to her PB in the 400 IM, Chmielewski finished the weekend with new lifetime bests in the 200 back and 200 IM."...

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"Nico Hernandez-Tome, a senior at Riverview High School in Sarasota, Florida, has announced via social media his intention to swim for the University of Alabama next fall. “Excited to swim for the University of Alabama 22’ #rolltide”.........." Read More https://swimswam.com/distance-freestyler-nico-hernandez-tome-commits-to-alabama/

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"Sarasota repeated as men’s champions, though the gap closed after they nearly doubled the field last year. Sarasota dropped over 100 points to finish with 401 this year, but that still gave them more than a 100-point margin of victory over runners-up Somerset Hills, who were just 6th last year." Read more here: https://swimswam.com/sarasota-cheshire-win-2018-ymca-short-course-national-championships/

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"Rick Walker traveled more than 5,000 miles to win his first open-water gold medal in an international swimming competition. The founder of the Sarasota Sharks Masters Swim team is nationally ranked in his age bracket in four events, so he is no stranger to competing on big stages against the best in the world." Full Article Here: https://www.heraldtribune.com/sports/20171002/swimming-walker-and-sharks-masters-have-grown-together

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SARASOTA - Our Sarasota Sharks are three-peat national champions. Earlier this month, the swim team won the 2017 YMCA Short Course title. They swam their way to the top, defeating more than 70 teams. It's the team's 16th national championship, and it was a record-setting one. Read Article here: https://www.snntv.com/story/39140801/sarasota-sharks-with-16th-national-championship