News

Mark Imig

Our Executive Director Emeritus Dr. Terry Varney Freerks was interviewed by Nancy Cunneen. To see the interview, click here.

Dave McCrary

USA Swimming has just named its 2019-2020 USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team. Elite Group swimmer Eric Ji has been named to the team. This is Eric's 2nd year in a row to make the team. To be qualified for the Scholastic All-American list you have to be a high school student with a 3.5 GPA or higher and have qualified for Winter Junior Nationals in at least one event. Unfortunately wIth the Covid 19 pandemic only around a 1000 athletes were able to qualify for this honor. I am attaching...

Mark Imig

With only being able to compete in two Long Course Meets this year, one pre-Covid, CSP finished in the Top 20 for the first time. We were ranked 17th in the Nation Virtually, 1st in the Central Zone and 1st in Ozark. Our CSP Summer Invite that we ran, resulted in many top rankings! Individually, placing in the Top 10 were: Aiden Kim, for 10-Year-Old Boys 50 Free (9th), 50 Back (9th), 100 Back (5th) Colin Cunneen, for 10-Year-Old Boys was ranked 1st in the 50 Back and 100 Back...

Dave McCrary

I am putting this interview on our website that was done by Teamcutx for a program they do on swimming called The Journey which features our CFO and Executive Director Emeritus Terry Varney Freerks, Ph.D.. Terry has been with CSP for over 50 years now and is really our direct link to the wonderful past of our club. Every member should watch this interview! Here is the link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnoiUbXBqze96robAsz1gvA

Mark Imig

Hi I’m Parker (also known as Parkeesha) Hagemann and I recently graduated from Webster Groves High School and will attend and swim at the University of Nebraska Omaha next year. Before I get into all of the great things cSP has provided for me I would like to thank my parents for not only taking me to practice/meets, supporting me throughout the journey but also encouraging me to find myself through the sport. Thank you guys ;) Unfortunately my love for swimming did not start as young as many of...

Mark Imig

To view Lauren's speech, click here.

Mark Imig

As they have previously said, my name is Hallie Anderson. As I am sitting here, Ifs hard to accumulate all of my swim memories into a short speech, but here is my attempt. I began swimming purely because of my mom wanting me to not drown at my grandpa's lake house. As a youngling,these times were especially scary for my parents because they did not want little 3 year old me to fall headfirst into the murky water of the lake of the Ozarks, with no ffoaties, and not knowing...

Mark Imig

If you would like to view the Senior Slide Show from the Banquet, click here.

Mark Imig

We are pleased to share that our club has received a Safe Sport Recognized Club status, we are the First team in Ozark to be recognized. We are committed to providing a safe, healthy, and positive environment here on this team, and we have received recognition for all of our efforts to this end. Through USA Swimming’s Safe Sport Program, we submitted our Athlete Protection Policies, safeguarding procedures, and educational engagement, including Our travel, electronic communication, and anti-bullying policies; Our team honor codes and codes of conduct; The processes by...

Mark Imig

We are thrilled with the turnout for tonight's banquet, with more than 145 participants logging on to Zoom! Thank you so much to everyone for attending and supporting CSP. We had inadvertantly left off two of our important board members, Heidi Brawer and Patricia Theodos. Thank you both so much for all of your help and support for our team! To view the updated banquet booklet with all the swimmers, click here. To view the banquet in it's entirety, click here.