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FORT Wayne Swim Team – 4th Place Team at Age Group State Meet!! FORT had an outstanding weekend at the Indiana Age Group State Short Course Meet in Indianapolis. We ended up as the 4th place team in the state!! Congratulations to all the swimmers and their fantastic swimming, all our coaches (Coach Ben, Coach Kahler, Coach Kara, Coach Ciana, Coach Joe, Coach Bill) for coaching, teaching, inspiring, encouraging and their time spent getting our swimmers there and thank you to all our parents for supporting your swimmers in and...

This past Saturday was the IN Swimming LSC Annual HOD (House of Delegates) Meeting. This meeting annually brings together all the Indiana Club teams: coaches, team reps and athletes for meetings, elections, technical legislation, budget discussions, special speakers and more. FORT Wayne Swim Team was represented by Coach John Gibson, Coach Ben Sutton and athletes Owen Dankert, Kirsten Lee and Lexi Jankowski. Owen, Kirsten and Lexi were involved in an athlete meeting as well that included guest speaker Michael Brinegar-2020 Tokyo Olympian and elections for IN Swimming Athlete Reps –...

Coach John Gibson was recently awarded the 2014 Indiana Swimming Annual Jim Clark Coaches Award at the Annual IN Swimming House of Delegates Meeting last weekend in Indianapolis. The award description and the nomination letter are listed below. JIM CLARK MEMORIAL AWARD: This award is presented to a coach who has shown a continued, active effort in the development of Indiana Swimmers and the programs that USA Swimming and Indiana Swimming provide. Criteria includes: Past and present coaching expertise as demonstrated by the quality and quantity of top performing athletes...

The following NACS swimmers were honored by our coaches with being named SWIMMERS OF THE WEEK. Jaila Morris: Bronze Group, Miles Jackson: Silver Group, Saranya Suntornpihug: Gold Group, Tristan DeWitt and Lily Washburn: Middle School Group. CONGRATULATIONS TO THEM ALL!! Please look on the wall as you walk into the pool area, between the bleachers, for our Swimmers-of-the-Week acknowledgement area, where you'll find pictures and a little about each swimmer.

The following NACS swimmers were honored by our coaches with being named SWIMMERS OF THE WEEK. Cienna "CJ" Skaggs: Bronze Group, Nicholas Reed: Silver Group, Mya DeWitt: Gold Group, Audrey Cesar & Kathrine Gerig: Middle School Group. CONGRATULATIONS TO THEM ALL!! Please look on the wall as you walk into the pool area, between the bleachers, for our Swimmers-of-the-Week acknowledgement area, where you'll find pictures and a little about each swimmer.

The following NACS swimmers were honored by our coaches with being named SWIMMERS OF THE WEEK. Tabitha Cohn: Bronze Group, Kata Harmon: Silver Group, Mallory DeWald: Gold Group, Teagan Moon & Katie Fortney: Middle School Group. Please look on the wall as you walk into the pool area, between the bleachers, for our Swimmers-of-the-Week acknowledgement area, where you'll find pictures and a little about each swimmer.

The following NACS swimmers were honored by our coaches with being named SWIMMERS OF THE WEEK. Carson Collier: Bronze Group, Ryan Bernard: Silver Group, Hadley Snell: Gold Group, Graydon Sylvester & Noah Yarian: Middle School Group. Please look on the wall as you walk into the pool area, between the bleachers, for our Swimmers-of-the-Week acknowledgement area, where you'll find pictures and a little about each swimmer.

The NACS Swim Team 2014-2015 Swim Year REGISTRATION NIGHT is Wednesday August 20, 2014 at the NACS/Carroll High School Natatorium/Pool lobby. Come anytime between 6:00-8:00pm. This is for all returning and any new swimmers/families. If you are considering trying a year around swim team, you can sign up for our free 2-week tryout period.

Our NACS Swimmers and team finished off the Summer season with some outstanding competitions and swims at several large end-of-season meets. Please see the attached document and photos for a detailed look at some results. But, some highlights were: USA Swimming Summer Junior National Meet: Will Schrensky was the lone NACS swimmer to qualify and competed quite well for his first Junior National Meet NCSA (National Club Swimming Association) Summer Long Course Championship Meet: NACS had (8) swimmers compete {see attached sheet for details} and placed 33rd overall. Indiana Senior...

Congratulations to ALL the NACS swimmers that competed in the Indiana Senior State and Indiana Age Group State Meets over the past two weekends!!! Our swimmers (and coaches) did awesome!!! Please click on the link below to see a complete listing of all our swimmers. Some highlights: at the Senior State Meet NACS placed 18th overall, out of over 50 teams (including many college swimmers) and at Age Group State NACS placed 11th overall, out of over 60 teams. At Senior State Meet Blaine Nichols was Runnerup in the Men's...