News

Oct 14, 2018

  Some great weather this Sunday afternoon led to a great team picnic! This year's team picnic consisted of tie-dye, potluck food, and a parent meeting! As always, our families brought a delicious assortment of food and swimmers and their family members had a great time tie-dying some shirts. Some topics covered at the parent meeting include: Team growth Team communication  New website design (will go live in about a month) Checking emails & signing up for SMS Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram) Signing up for meets Role of...

Sep 23, 2018

'No Time' Meet Summary!  This weekend marked Select's first swim meet of the season and our swimmers sure kicked off this season with a bang! The NT Metro 'No Time' Meet was created for swimmers who had never swum in a USA Swim Meet before or swimmers who wanted to swim events not usually in their repertoire. All of these swimmers deserve a huge congrats for completing their first USA Swim Meet or doing a great job on new events! Some officials of the meet were very complimentary of our...

Aug 5, 2018

Medal Madness and Futures Championship Meet Summary!  Select Swim finished out its Long Course 2018 Season with Medal Madness and Futures Championship. The Medal Madness is a unique and fun meet that gives medals out to two heat winners. This is one of our favorite meets to attend because it is consistently the meet with the highest turnout, with over 1/3 of the team attending! Select Swim earned lots of medals and the entire coaching staff had a great time watching the swimmers drop time and have fun with their friends! We would...

Jul 29, 2018

American Long Course Meet Summary!  From Wednesday (July 25) to Saturday (July 28) some of Select's fastest swimmers competed in the 2018 American Long Course Meet. The time standards for this meet are comparable to Sectionals times, so competing in the meet is in and of itself something to be proud of. On top of that, all Select swimmers that attended the meet had at least one best time!! For many of these swimmers, this meet marked the end of their season, and we are so glad to see all...

Jul 22, 2018

COPS B/C Meet Summary!    We had another great weekend at our home pool in the Colony! Our swimmers are really beginning to see their hard work pay off. The races at these meets help our coaches and swimmers put the final touches on races and technique as we head into the final races of the year. We look forward to see what our swimmers will accomplish at American Long Course, Future's, and Medal Madness. We would also like to give a special shoutout to Karthik Kotla and Benny Munin for...

Jul 15, 2018

BB & Above LCM Champs Meet Summary! Select Swim had a spectacular weekend at the Westside Aquatic Center! Although most swimmers did not rest for BB & Above Long Course Meters Championship Meet, we saw time drops across the board. As we go into championship season, we attend more prelims/finals meets, which allows the swimmers some great learning opportunities for adjusting race strategies and how to prep for swimming more events. We would like to give a special shout out to Abby Caspari, who achieved her first American Long Course...

Jul 2, 2018

  Thanks to everyone that came out to celebrate our third year at our annual banquet! We had a great time reviewing the year and celebrating together. Here are some of the highlights:  Year Summary December-traveled to Junior Nationals Greater Southwest- Audrey Clark and Vaughn Stresow achieved first TAGS and Sectionals cuts, respectively Medal Madness-biggest meet in team history with roughly 75% team attendance Sectionals- 400 Free relay and 400 Medley relay qualified for Futures Tideriders Recordsetter Meet-first travel meet open to whole team Successful Swim-a-Thon! Awards Success in groups...

Jun 24, 2018

Tideriders Recordsetter Meet Summary!  Select Swim had a great time at another succesful travel meet in Fort Smith, Arkansas! The storms ended up cancelling the meet during Sunday prelims, but the rain didn't stop us from dropping time! This was the first time that many of these swimmers had ever swum long course and we were so proud of their swims especially considering the challenging conditions. Here are the highlights: Sam Arcayna 200 IM-best time 100 Butterfly-best time 100 Freestyle-best time 50 Freestyle-best time 100 Backstroke-best time   Kyle Augustin 100...

Jun 24, 2018

ATAC Long Course A/BB/B Meet Summary!  Meanwhile at the Colony, Select had some other great swims! We were very fortunate to get a last minute invitation to this meet at home. These swimmers did a fantastic job with quick turnaround and we are so proud of their great results. Here are the highlights:   Vincent Chen 100 Breaststroke-dropped 1.78s 50 Freestyle-dropped 0.59s   Amelia Costantini 100 Freestyle-best time 100 Breaststroke-best time 200 IM-best time 200 Freestyle-best time 200 Breaststroke-best time 50 Freestyle-best time   Cody Imthurn 100 Freestyle-best time  100 Breaststroke-best...

Jun 3, 2018

COPS BB & Under and Senior Circuit Meet Summary! This weekend Select competed in meets at both LISD Eastside Aquatic Center and the new SMU Robson-Lindley Aquatic Center and Bahr-McMillion Natatorium. We had significant time drops at both meets and are so glad to see that the hard work that these swimmers are putting into practices is showing at these meets! We can't wait to see what else they will accomplish the rest of this season. Here are the highlights: Sam Arcayna 200 Freestyle-best time 200 IM-dropped 3.37s 100 Freestyle-dropped...