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Suit Try On and Parent Meeting We will have our annual parent meetings on Saturday September 7th at 10AM This is a mandatory meeting. Every family must have a representative at this meeting. We will be going over some very important team information, introductions, policies and procedures at this time. The meeting will be held in the Balcony of the BHS Pool The suit try on and equipment purchase will also be on Saturday September 7th at 9AM Every BSC Teammate is expected to have the proper equipment at every...

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BSC Teammates traveled to Pleasant Prairie for the Wisconsin and Illinois Open Water State Championships this afternoon.   Barrington teammates outpaced the field in the Women's race taking the top 6 spots.  Maggie Emary claimed the Open Championship followed closely by Maggie Graves, Jane Smith, Emily Bucaro, Addisyn Donfris and Jenny Tokarz.  Allie Buytendorp swam an excellent race coming in 24th.    On the Men's side Dan Emary placed second and Dylan Guo placed 12th. With that showing BSC took home the Overall Team Championship! Great Job!

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USA Swimming MAAPP USA Swimming and Barrington Swim Club's top priority continues to be keeping our athletes safe. No form of abuse, including child sexual abuse, has a place in our sport. As a part of our continued commitment to safeguarding our athletes, USA Swimming has enacted enhancements to our Safe Sport policy and education requirements for all USA Swimming Clubs. The U.S. Center for SafeSport (“the Center”), the separate, independent, organization that oversees all sexual misconduct reports in the Olympic and Paralympic Movement created the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention...

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Scholastic All-American Application NOW OPEN! Requirements: Grade completion requirement – applicant must have completed 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade GPA Requirement – minimum 3.5 GPA for the current academic year A=4, B=3, C=2. If numerical grades are used, the following scale will be used unless the school’s letter grade conversion is given on the transcript: A=90-100; B=80-89; C=70-79 Honors, Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and dual credit college level academic courses will earn one half (.5) extra Grade Point. Grades for academic subjects only are calculated – history/social studies, English, mathematics, sciences, foreign languages, computer sciences, visual and performing...

BSC Teammates Emily Bucaro, Ben Rocks and Lily Reader have been selected to swim for Team Illinois in the Duel in the Pool in Indianapolis, IN May 10-12!   The Duel will be a Long Course meet held between All Stars from Indiana, Illinois and Souther California LSCs. Team Illinois was selected by the Top 12 swimmers per age group 11-12, 13-14, and 15-16 based on short course rankings. Congrats Lily, Ben and Emily!

Four BSC Teammates have been selected to attend the Illinois Swimming Senior Elite Camp in Toronto Canada June 7-12! Bridget O'Leary, Jane Smith, Maggie Graves and Griffin O'Leary have all be selected to attend the Camp! This camp represents the top 48 18 and under athletes in the LSC with a minimum Summer Junior National Qualifying Time! Congrats!

Final Spring/Summer Promotions List The Final list for Spring/Summer Promotions will be published this week. Everyone has done a nice job this Winter as shown by our results at the end of the season! BSC Spring-Summer Registration is now live and OPEN.  The new season will start on Monday April 1st!  Please look at the list carefully, so you can register your athlete for the proper training group.  If you have any question please reach out to me with any questions--coachrob@swimbsc.org Here is what coaches are looking for when considering promoting teammates...

On the Final night of the Southern Zone Sectional Meet BSC had some exciting swims to close out the meet. In the 800Free BSC again flexed it's distance muscle yet again.  Jane Smith swam a Best Time for 4th place followed closely by Maggie Graves in 5th.  Emily Bucaro and Lily Reader doubled up in 13th and 14th place.  Ellie Graves and Jenny Tokarz coupled up for 18th and 19th place points!   In the 1500 Free Dan Langlois swam a classic negative split race good for valuable 11th place points.  ...

Barrington teammates saw another great day of competition at the Southern Zone Sectional Meet.  After Day 3 the Women's Team is in 6th Place and the Men's Team is in 11th place.  Overall BSC is in 8th Place Combined as a Team. The first event of the evening was the 100Back.  Addisyn Donfris led off with a Best Time good for 25th place.  On the Men's side Griffin O'Leary set a New Team Record winning the event in 57.21 just 7 tenths off the Olympic Trials Standard In the 200IM...

16 BSC Teammates traveled to Plantation, Florida for the Southern Zone Sectional Meet.  The first night featured the women's 1500, men's 800 and the 200Free and Medley Relays In the Women's 1500 BSC's Maggie Graves placed 5th, Jane Smith placed 7th, Emily Bucaro placed 12th, Addisyn Donfris Placed 13th, Ellie Graves placed 14th, Jenny Tokarz Placed 17th and Rebecca Galovich was 21st! In the Men's 800 Dan Langlois led the way in 18th place. The Women's A 200Medley Relay of Jenny Tokarz, Ellie Graves, Lily Reader and Emily Bucaro placed...