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Tommy Cunningham Feb 15, 2019

WIAA Boy's State is Friday, February 15th and Saturday, February 16th. 2a starts Friday at 9:45am and starts Saturday at 9:15am. 3a starts Friday at 2:00pm and starts Saturday at 2:10pm. 4a starts Friday at 6:30pm and starts Saturday at 7:00pm. Athletes competeing at State: 2a: Warren Briggs, Jarod Schahrer, Alex Nguyen, Amon Rittenberg 3a: Yatin Kukreja, Alex Edwards, Nathan Hayes, Zach Leary-Bignan, Max Cross, Justin Wang, Jaden Zhang, Max Mahony-Schaffer, Jack McGrath, Vin Fetty, Anders Pearson, Alec Gooding, Conner Zhang, Remy Freeman, Ethan Ling, Cole Andrews, Samuel Sproule, Logan...

Luke Stocker Feb 1, 2019

SMACtacular Swimmers - January View Ridge CF/SD (combined) - Will Fischer. Will has steadily improved both his practice habits and his times all year. Over the last month, Will has put tremendous effort into building a better streamline and making a great streamline a consistent part of every length he swims. It really showed at the Winter Challenge during his first 200 freestyle. Keep it up, Will! AG/Fit (combined) -  Ava Tratt. While Ava can only swim with us a couple nights a week, her improvements since the start of...

Luke Stocker Jan 31, 2019

SMAC National group member, Alex Edwards, was featured in the Mercer Island Reporter for his exemplary efforts in the pool.  As the men's high school season reaches championship season, we are excited to see many more SMAC swimmers making headlines.  Keep up the great work, Alex!   You can find the full article here.    

Tommy Cunningham Jan 14, 2019

TYR Pro Series Nathan Hayes, Tyler Lu, and Vlad Elizarov travelled to Knoxville, Tennessee representing Seattle Metropolitan Aquatic Club for the TYR Pro Series Swim Meet. This meet featured multiple gold medalists, world record holders, and world champions. Our athletes held their own making multiple finals in multiple events. Meets like this are great opportunities for athletes to experience competing against world class athletes and to learn what preparation is needed for the body to be ready on race day when they're not in the comfort of their home and when...

Luke Stocker Jan 12, 2019

Congratulations to Seattle Metropolitan Aquatic Club on being awarded Silver Medal status for USA Swimming's Club Excellence program! We are ranked among the top 100 clubs in the country! Now in its 18th year, the Club Excellence program identifies clubs that execute strong, well-rounded programs to produce elite 18-and-under athletes. The top-20 clubs earn gold level ranking and those rated 21-100 are designated as silver honorees. The next 100 clubs are recognized at the bronze level. Each team’s ranking score is based on the FINA Points Table, a power point...

Luke Stocker Jan 6, 2019

2019 Pacific Northwest Swimming All-Star team. SMAC swimmers and staff represented our LSC this weekend down in City of Commence, California: Moira Williams, Ella Jablonski, Lily Siripipat, Cat Andrews, Makenzie Mayfield, Megan Lei, Jonah Medvinsky, Justin Wang, and, Coach Sean Tento.

Luke Stocker Dec 17, 2018

Congratulations to all Seattle Metropolitan swimmers on a 2nd place combined finish and a 1st place Men’s finish at Washington State Senior Championships! Over the course of four days, 134 SMAC swimmers competed at KCAC with some of the best swimmers in the state of Washington. Seattle Metropolitan Women scored 843 points to finish the meet in second place, while the Men scored 795.5 points to win the Men’s division. As a combined team, SMAC finished runner up with 1,638.5 points. Congratulations to Tyler Lu for winning the Men’s High...

Luke Stocker Dec 12, 2018

Congratulations to all Seattle Metropolitan swimmers on becoming 14&U PNS Short Course Champions! Over the course of three days, SMAC swimmers spent their weekend at KCAC competing for the 14&U PNS Short Course Championship trophy. Not only did they win with a combined team score of 3,825.5 points – but they also walked away with first place finishes in the women’s & men’s divisions. Congratulations to Dylan Ling for winning 13-14 men’s High Point Award with a score of 102 points. Our 10&U athletes put us on the board during...

Luke Stocker Nov 14, 2018

Swimming World Magazine has recognized Yulia Groysman's commitment to attend Northwestern University next fall.  Click here for the full article.   As the team continues to build and improve, we are excited to see SMAC swimmers receive this kind of attention and credit for all their hard work.  While Yulia still has a lot more fast swimming this season with SMAC, we can't help but look forward to her bright future in and out of the pool.  Congratulations, Yulia!  

Luke Stocker Nov 13, 2018

Congratulations to all SMAC swimmers that competed at WIAA State Championships this past weekend. Here is a quick recap of all your favorite swimmers! 2A Araceli Felix- 11th 200 IM, 11th 100 BR Dominique Visperas- 15th 200 IM, 10th 100 Fly 3A Elke Ambach- 3rd Place 200 Fr, 1st Place 100 Fr Valerie Barreto- 6th 200 IM, 2nd 100 Fly( New Futures Cut) Sanjna Battepati- 5th 200 IM, 4th 100 Brst Insley Carpenter- 11th 200 IM Emma Fasullo- 9th 200 IM, 6th 500 Fr Ella Haskins- 2nd 50 Fr, 3rd...