18 & Under World 100s
Gulf Swimming
Level 1

Summer League's Best Year Yet

Philip Franke

The East Texas Summer Swim League just wrapped up its 2022 regular season this past weekend in Tyler, Tx. Ambush has the honor of representing 2 of out the 8 teams in this league with the Lufkin Sharks and Doches' Dolphins.

The Lufkin Sharks had a great showing this year with 40 swimmers and respectfully placing 6th at the Championship meet. Coach Kate, Diana, Emma, and Manda did an amazing job coaching fast swimming, life lessons, and how fun swimming is. The Sharks that qualified for the All-Star meet include Gideon Ham, Jonathon Ham, Katherine Kosciuk, Kasie Lopez, Evan McElroy, and Aubrey Rosser. These swimmers will be traveling to Shreveport, LA. in 2 weeks to take on the Northwest Louisiana Summer League Swimmers. 

The Doches' Dolphins had the biggest year ever with 112 swimmers. The Dolphins placed 3rd at the Championship meet this year. Coach Carrie, Phil, Hannah, Garrett, and Alister are beyond proud of how the swimmers improved and grew in these short 6 weeks. The Dolphins are already looking forward to next year with the hopes of growing the program even more. The Dolphin Swimmers that qualified for All-Stars are Case Krebs, Brooklyn Stidham, Andrew Stidham, Owen Hawkins, Jojo Pitts, Laura Drewery, Jack Stafford, Carley Scroggins, Ryan Bowyer, Kyra Blackmon, Vivyan Nieberding, Clayton Coffee, Garrett Schmid, William McMorries, Haylie Shadow, Grant Copen, Margie Lewallen, and Alister Jackson. 

The following are Final results from Champs:

1) Tyler Rose - 3891.5

2) Tyler Titans - 2606

3) Doches' Dolphins - 1864

4) MPCC Splash - 1748

5) Longview Leviathans - 1411.5

6) Lufkin Sharks - 1013.5

7) Marshall Marlins - 858.5

8) HRC - 134

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