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Dave McCrary

Graham Zucker a member of our Elite group and a Senior at Clayton High School has given his verbal commitment to attend Emory University. Emory is a private research university located in Atlanta, Georgia. Graham will join the Eagles in the fall of 2023. Emory is a Division III NCAA school that competes in the UAA conference. Please join me in congratulating Graham on such a big decision! Go Eagles!

Mark Imig

At this past Ozark A Championships, CSP was proud to earn two Ozark Coaches of the Year. We had three coaches nominated, one at each level. After nominations, each team in Ozark had a vote to determine who the Ozark Coaches of the Year were. David McCrary was nominated and won the Ozark Senior Coach of the Year. Lanette Imig was nominated and won the Ozark Developmental Coach of the Year. Chris McCrary was nominated as the Age Group Coach of the Year.

Mark Imig

CSP Tideriders won their ninth consecutive Ozark A Team Championship. This is a decade of dominance by the Tideriders being that there was no meet in 2020! We had 122 athletes, 700 individual events, and the only team that was able to field all relays in all age groups! As a Team, we won both the Girls side and the Boys side of the meet. CSP also won the 10 & Under Girls, 10 & Under Boys, 13 – 14 Girls, 13 – 14 Boys, 15 & Over Girls and...

Dave McCrary

Juliette Phillips a member of our Elite group has given her verbal commitment to Binghamton University. Binghamton University is a public research univeristy located in Vestal, New York. Juliette will join the Bearcats in the Fall of 2023. Binghamton is a Division I NCAA school that competes in the American East Conference. Please join me in congratulating Juliette on such a big decision! Go Bearcats!

Mark Imig

CSP hosted our Sprint Your Own Age Meet this past weekend. Almost 75% of our athletes participated in this meet and it was a huge success. Unlike most meets, swimmers will race against swimmers their own age. It makes for more races and more opportunities to swim against swimmers who are your age as well. Austin Chu set a new Ozark and Team Record for the 11 – 12 Boys in the 100 IM and Charlotte Brown set a new Team Record in the 13 – 14 Girls 100 IM....

Dave McCrary

USA Swimming just annouced the Scholastic All-American List for the 2021/2022 swimming year. Four Tideriders made the list. Caroline Foltz, Anna Moehn, Joshua Noll and JD Suarez all made the list for the 2nd time. Ozark had five swimmers make the list with four coming from CSP. The criteria for making the USA Swimming Scholastic All-American List are being a current high school student, having a Winter Junior National cut in at least one event, and a 3.5 GPA or higher. Congratulations to Caroline, Anna, Josh, and JD on such...

Mark Imig

We had two meets on the same weekend. We had over 100 swimmers attend a meet in town at the St. Peter’s Rec Plex, while over 100 swimmers traveled to Evansville, Indiana to swim at the Newburgh Sea Creatures Meet. In Evansville, Austin Chu continued to lower his 11 – 12 Boys Team Records, breaking his own 50 Back, 200 Back and 200 Breast. Winning events for the 8 & Under was Deon Saunders, while Triston Cole, Boardie Fouke and Quinn Haug all placed in the Top 8. For the...

Mark Imig

Our first meet of the 2022 – 2023 Short Course Season was outside! CSP traveled to Cape Girardeau with over 100 swimmers to compete at the Open Air Classic. It was a perfect weekend to race outside! Austin Chu broke a record in almost every race he competed in: 50 Free, 100 Free, 50 Back, 100 Breast, 50 Fly, 100 IM and 200 IM. His 100 IM was a new Ozark Record as well. Winning events with the 10 & Unders were Indie Layton, Elsa Moore and Finn Ziolkowski, while...

Dave McCrary

CSP has been invited to the National Age Group Summit at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado November 3-6, 2022. The theme of this year's Summit is "The Distance Revolution." Our club was selected based on our virtual club championship score for 15-18 year old athletes in distance events and the 400 IM. They would like a coach that works with our 12 & unders to attend this Summit as they contribute directly to our successes in the older age groups. Coach Chris Mc Crary will represent CSP...

Dave McCrary

Max Marcus, a member of our Eilte group, was selected to participate in USA Swimming’s National Select Camp, which takes place October 13-16 at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The elite training camp features 48 of the nation’s fastest emerging male swimmers. This camp is designed for the top USA Swimming member athletes in the nation to have a once-in-a-lifetime camp experience. Swimmers are selected from the USA Swimming’s SWIMS database of top times in the country. During the camp, these swimmers will learn...