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“It always seems impossible until it’s done” Nelson Mandela The sport of swimming is one of great variety. Training some consider is boring, swimming back and forth in a pool for hours. But the sport of swimming has competitions for everyone. There are races of different skills and distances in the pool. There is fin swimming. There is synchronized swimming. And there is open water swimming. Open water swimming consist of different distances and different environments such as ponds, lakes, rivers, channels, seas and oceans. Open Water swimming advocate Steven...

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Congratulations to NATE BAXTER, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and at St Charles North High School, has committed to swim next season at Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri. Missouri S & T finished the fall semester with a grade point average of 3.33, the second highest among the nine GLVC schools earning academic recognition from the CSCAA. The Miners are a Division II program that competes in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. In the final Division II national rankings 5 GLVC Teams...

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April 7th, 1968 Duncan John D’Arcy Armstrong was born. WHO? Duncan Armstrong was an Australian competitive swimmer, who is an Olympic champion and former world recorder holder. Armstrong swam in the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. He came into the games ranked 46th in the world for the 200 meter freestyle. The event was loaded with three of the greatest; Matt Biondi (USA), Artur Wojdat (Poland) and Michael Gross (West Germany). Although not favored to win, Armstrong had developed a strong sense of confidence after years of 20 km...

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Congratulations to RICKY WILLIAMS, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and at St Charles North High School, has committed to swim next season at University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA. RICKY will be a part of a program that excels in the classroom and pool. The Hawkeye's Men Swim and Dive Team posted a GPA of 3.18 for the Fall 2019 semester. At the 2020 Big Ten Championships the Hawkeyes finished 6th. The Hawkeye Swimming and Diving program is a NCAA Division I program that competes...

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Congratulations to SIBA FILIPOVIC, a Senior swimmer & water polo player for St Charles Aquatics, St Charles Swim Team and at St Charles North High School, has been accepted to attend the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO. SIBA will be playing water polo next season for the Falcons. The Falcon’s compete in the Western Water Polo Association. This season Air Force had six players earn recognition on the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches all academic team. Good Luck SIBA!

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Congratulations to JAKE KALENOWSKI, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and at St Charles North High School, has committed to swim next season at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL. JAKE will be a part of a program that excels in the classroom and pool. The Titan’s Men Swim and Dive Team posted a GPA of 3.20 for the Fall 2019 semester. At the 2020 CCIW Championships the Titans finished 4th. The Titans Swimming and Diving program is a NCAA Division III program that competes in the...

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Congratulations to HANNAH MURRAY, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and at St Charles East High School, has committed to swim next season at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL. HANNAH will be a part of a program that excels in the classroom and pool. The Titan’s Women Swim and Dive Team posted a GPA of 3.20 for the Fall 2019 semester. At the 2019 CCIW Championships the Titans finished 2nd. The Titans Swimming and Diving program is a NCAA Division III program that competes in the...

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Congratulations to BELLA DEL ROSARIO, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and at St Charles North High School, has committed to swim next season at University of Illinois Chicago in Chicago, IL. BELLA will be a part of a program that excels in the classroom and pool. UIC Women’s Swim and Dive Team posted a GPA of 3.28 for the Fall 2019 semester. This is the 9th out of the last 10 semesters that UIC Women’s Team has been named to the CSCAA Scholar All-American list. The...

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Congratulations to SYDNEY MAXWELL, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and a Senior at St Charles North High School, has committed to swim next season at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. SYDNEY will be joining fellow SCST Swimmer Sean Yetter next fall at Case Western. The Spartans compete in the UAA which is comprised of NCAA D-III programs; Brandeis University, Carnegie Mellon University, Emory University, New York University, University of Chicago, University of Rochester and Washington University. SYDNEY will be contributing to a program that...

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Congratulations to SEAN YETTER, a Senior swimmer on the St Charles Swim Team and a Senior at St Charles East High School, has committed to swim next season at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. The Spartans compete in the University Athletic Association which is comprised of NCAA Division III programs. SEAN will be joining a program that was selected as a CSCAA Scholar All-American Team with a 3.47 grade point average, 17th highest of All Division III Men’s programs. The swim team finished last season with an 8-2...