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Mickey McNeil

Reminder for SWIM PRACTICE TIME CHANGES for Tuesday & Thursday because Wittenberg University is not available for training Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday Practices remain the same Schedule for these 3 days>> Tue. Jan 31st**** Thur Feb 2nd*** Tue Feb 7th*** Beginner Group 3:45-4:30pm at our Y Development Group 4:30-5:30pm at our Y Advanced Group 5:30-6:30pm at our Y Presenior Group 6:30-7:45pm at our Y Senior, PreNational, & National Groups Stretch & Foam Roll: 7:30-7:45pm Pool Practice: 7:45-9:30pm at Y Please Note the new practice Schedule for Feb 8th-March 5th...

Mickey McNeil

SPYNATION's Megan Robinson has made her academic and athletic commitment to the University of the Cumberlands in Kentucky. Megan is excited for decision to swim. The Unvisersity of the Cumberlands is apart of the National Association of Intercolegiate Atheltics (NAIA). Megan's future Swimming and Diving team is part of the Mid-South Conference (MSC) Megan is a Senior at Troy High School where she also swims for her high school swim team too. Megan join SPY which was her first club team too in the Fall 2019 with much encouragement from...

Mickey McNeil

Bring On 2023! Below is our three SPY Practice Schedules up to our SWOYSL "A" Championship. You can also find practice schedules under Practice Schedule Tab on our team webpage as reference As we begin our COUNTDOWN to our SWOYSL "A" and "AA'' Championships, Great Lakes Y Zone Championship, and YMCA National Championship, please remember that each swimmer must compete in THREE YMCA Swim Meets to eligible. "A" SWOYSL Championship March 3-6 at Trotwood-Madison High School. AGE UP Date is March 3, 2023 only compete in events in which times...

Mickey McNeil

Three SPY Guys give their Verbal Commitment to Swim in College This past summer, two of our senior swimmers announced their verbal commitmnet to study and swim. Chase Fyffe plans to attend NCAA Division 1's Youngstown State University. Chase is a senior at Global IMPACT STEM Academy this action shoot taken by Bridget Rexroth Evan Blazer plans to attend NCAA Division1's The Ohio State University. Evan is a senior at Kenton Ridge High School. On October 13th, Jarrett Payne announced his verbal commitment to attend NCAA Division 1's University of...

Mickey McNeil

Congrats to our SPYNATION two athletes, Evan Blazer and Jarret Payne, who were both selected for a second time to USA Swimming's Schlolastic All-America Team.Their selection was based on their academics and swim permorances last year, so for Jarrett's sophomore year and Evan's junior year. USA Swimming Article Announcing 2021-22 Scholastic All-America Team ARTICLE FROM USA SWIMMING postd 10/13/22: USA Swimming announced (on Octobr 13th) the full list of 2021-2022 Scholastic All-America recipients. The lists consist of 1,281 athletes in 9-12th grade who maintained a minimum 3.5 grade point average...

Natalie Koukis

Interested in the SPY parent board? Contact Natalie Koukis or John Derr and you'll be added to our email list! Interested in volunteering for some small team projects? Here are some team needs - see coach Mickey for details! 1. Update names on hanging files for ribbons 2. Distribute ribbons after each meet 3. Cut and replace tubing on hand paddles in SPY room in pool

Griffin Lotton to compete at 2022 14 & under Age Group Central Zone Championship Shout Out to SPY's Griffin Lotton,age 14,who will be a part of Ohio Swimming’s All-Star Zone Team competing at the USA Swimming's Central Zone 14 & Under Age Group Championship at Elkhart, Indiania. The Championship is August 4th- 7th Central Zone is one of the four zones of USA Swimming. The Local Swimming Committees that are part of the Central Zone are Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Lake Erie, Michigan, Midwestern, Minnesota, Missouri Valley, North Dakota, Ohio,...

Two SPY Swimmers to Compete at Speedo Junior National Championship The USA Swimming’s 2022 Speedo Junior National Championships at William Woollett Jr Aquatic Center in Irvine California is August 1-5. This Meet follows the Phillips 66 National Championship which was held at same location from July 26-30. SPYNATION has two young men, Evan Blazer (age 17) and Jarrett Payne (age 16), competing in several events. They qualified for this meet with their outstanding swims this past year. Qualifying Swimmers come from all over the USA to compete at this meet...

Five SPY Guys Racing at USA Swimming's FUTURES Championship Meet The USA Swimming’s 2022 Summer Futures Championships at five various locations across the USA is July 27-30. SPYNATION has five young men competing in the Region 1 Futures Championship being held at the Spires Sports Institute in Geneva, Ohio. Our SPY swimmers are Chase Fyffe, Seth Thomas, Evan Blazer, Jarrett Payne, and Jaden Humphrey. All these swimmers have qualified at USA Swimming’s Futures Championship meet over the past year and will be competing at the Region 1 meet site. Over...

This past May and June, USA Swimming's Zone Select Camps of 2022 took place at four zone-specific locations which provided in-water workouts and a number of classroom sessions covering various topics. The goal of the annual program is to provide ignition, motivation and information for athletes to continue to set goals, work hard, excel in swimming and feel empowered to take ownership of their swimming careers. SPY's Jarrett Payne was selected and invited to attend of the Central ZONE Select Camp held May 19-22 at the University of Cincinnati. He...