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I am proud of all the ASC members who competed this past weekend. You all represented ASC very well. Keep up the great effort. Coach Mark. Keiki Swim Alex Hill Riley Bergin Zetta Freitas Lili Gambill Bryson Henderson Males - 1 Mile Zane Imonen Beaudin Schad Kaiea Hudgins Hulton Chicone Sean Weyrick Kekai Haines Kainalu Birdsall Kai Griley Kyle Weyrick Kaden Parker Jacob Schnitzler Kanoa Birdsall (2nd Overall Male) Females -1 Mile Tiffany Ravaglia Zoe Craig Avery Henderson Ione Chicoine Ali Wawner Ariana Hudgins Nicole Hill Anna Sorensen Kira Parker...

Swimming Families - Academy Swim Club is at a beautiful point in our 25-year history. We began back in the spring of 1993 with five swimmers that I wanted to take to the Wolverine Invitational (Now known as the Eric Namesnik Grand Prix) in Ann Arbor, Michigan that summer. Providing an opportunity to allow these five swimmers (Serena Dwyer, Eric Bollinger, Noah Phillips, Ethan Phillips and Jessica Carew) to be exposed to the higher level swimming and to show their talents to collegiate coaches was what inspired me.  After 25...

ASC Swim Families - This is a good read.  ASCA <[email protected]> Mon, Feb 26, 2018 at 10:20 AM Reply-To: [email protected] To: [email protected] The Real Culture of American Swimming by Don Heidary, February 26, 2018   As there has been a great deal in the media of late on the "culture of American Swimming", I am compelled to offer a vastly different perspective, and I believe with all my heart, a more accurate one. Over the past forty years, I have coached in the summer-leagues, at the high school level, and as...

ASC Fans, What a STATE CHAMPIONSHIP! The swimmers were phenomenal, and Hulton Chicoine led the charge with 46 points and two individual championships (50 Backstroke and 200 IM). What an awesome performance by Hulton!   Congratulations to Karly Noetzel (100 Breaststroke) and Kira Parker (200 Backstroke) for their titles in their final age-group state championship.  What an excellent way to bid farewell, with a win.   Also, our 17 -18 400 Free & 800 Free Relays were gold medal winners; 800 Mens (Aapo Eerola, Alec Herre, Asher Robertson, Matt Ostrem)...

Swimming Fans, Recently in HPA's gym, two of Academy Swim Club’s finest swimmers were recognized by HPA for their invitations and acceptances to college. Kira Parker accepted an invitation and scholarship to the University of Vermont and Karly Noetzel accepted an invitation and scholarship to Denison University. Their many hours put into their academics and swimming has led them to these achievements. Karly and Kira now join Taylor Doherty (University of San Diego) as ASC’s members who will be swimming in college. Click MORE INFO to see photos if they...

Congratulations to Kai Griley, who made the podium by placing  2nd in the 13-14-year-old Male division at the 48th Annual Waikiki Rough Water Swim, held yesterday, September 4, 2017.  He covered the 2.4-mile course in 1:09:05. Overall Kai was 71st out of 684 swimmers. Way to go Kai! 

Swim Families - Here's a recap from Coach Barbara. CONGRATULATIONS to the 9 swimmers competing at JAGS over the past weekend. They did an outstanding job swimming best times and many scored in the top 8 to give ASC  a 9th place finish out of 17 teams. It was an exciting weekend.  WE ARE PROUD OF ALL OF OUR ASC SWIMMERS! Leading the way was Zoe Craig achieving 2 State Qualifying times in the 100 & 200 Free, earning 2nd place overall in points for 10 & Under girls and placing...

July 17, 2017 ASC Swim Fans, The 19 swimmers at States Champs experienced tremendous success. As a team the level of competitiveness is increasing, as documented by the setting of  32 club records by 11 swimmers.  The longest standing record to be broken was set in 1993 by one of the first ASC members, Eric Bollinger.  ASC earned a 8th place overall amongst the 26 teams competing. Jakob Honda made it to the top of the podium 4 times and was runner-up twice. His effort certainly goes down as one...

Swim Friends - Lot's of great performances so far at the state meet. Jakob Honda has led the charge with his win in the 50m Butterfly. Plenty of swimmers have reached the podium and are hitting best times.  Roughly 11 new team records so far.  If you go to this link: https://www.teamunify.com/EventShow.jsp?id=733580&team=hslsc and click on the THIS MEET IS STREAMING LIVE... you can watch the races. The link also has the timeline and event order so you can know when to watch. From Maui, Coach Mark

 Congratulations to all the ASC swimmers who competed in the King's Swim today, July 4, 2017, down at the Kona Pier. Brock Imonen led the charge with a 1st place Overall and Taylor Doherty was 3rd Overall in the female division. Great effort ASC! In the main photo are: Asher, Brock, Taylor, Jacob, Ryanne, Koa, Beaudin,Kai, Zane, Thor, Kanoa, Kyle and Ashley. The next ocean race is on the Hilo side, Richardson Beach, July 30, 2017. The entry fee is now $40 due to is pre-registration is closed, as of yesterday, July...