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Barbie Barker

2021-2022 Scholastic All-America USA Swimming recently announced its 2021-2022 Scholastic All-America list, featuring 1,281 athletes in 9-12th grade who maintained a minimum 3.5 grade point average (GPA) and meet any of the competition criteria during the qualifying period of September 1, 2021 – August 31, 2022. Scroll down to see the selections by the numbers, with the full roster at the bottom of the email. All CSI Athletes are highlighted. Congratulations to all of our Colorado Swimming Athletes on becoming Scholastic All-America! Click here to see the full list with...

Jackie Stiff

Bill Greer was a Colorado Springs resident who was heavily involved in local swimming. He founded the Colorado Springs Swim Team (CSST), now part of COSA. He was the Meet Referee for the 1968 Olympic Swimming Trials. And he was one of the early CSI General Chairs predating Scottie Aschermann and the recipient of the USA Swimming Outstanding Service Award in 1987. He passed away September 7, 2022. https://obits.gazette.com/us/obituaries/gazette/name/william-greer-obituary?id=36642828

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Georgia Swarm vs. Colorado Mammoth Friday, February 3rd –7:00PM Starting ticket price of $35 Each ticket purchase comes with a Mammoth Swim Cap, a ticket to the game, and access to a pre-game Q&A with special guest 2020 Olympian Nic Fink! To Purchase Tickets: https://kse.events/MammothSwimNight

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Colorado Swimming is now back in the Top 10 of the LSC’s with Safe Sport Recognized clubs. At the beginning of the USA Swimming Safe Sport program, Colorado Swimming was listed in 1st Place. We dropped out of the Top 10 a while after that, but are now back in the standings at 8th Place with 18 clubs being Safe Sport Recognition certified as of the September, 2022 results. The clubs that helped us back into the Top 10 ranking are: ACES Swim Club, Boulder Swimming, Colorado Springs Area Swimming,...

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Congratulations to our 2022-2023 National Junior Team Members Lucy Bell- Ft. Collins Emma Weber- Univ of Hilltoppers Jake Eccleston- Loveland Swim Club Quintin McCarty- Pike Peak Athletics Chase Mueller- Foothills Swim Team Dear 2022-2023 National Junior Team, Congratulations on your selection to the National Junior Team! Whether this is your first time making the team or you are a veteran, it is always an honor to be recognized as one of America’s best 18 and under swimmers. The future of the National Team will be determined by many of you...

Jackie Stiff

It is with great saddness that we inform the Colorado Swimming community of Lauren "Murphy" Barry's passing. Murphy was a Colorado swimmer and coach. She will be greatly missed. https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/colorado-springs-co/lauren-barry-10833040

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Jackie Stiff

ParalympicSwimmers are competing from August 25th- Sept.3rd in Tokyo! Click Athlete Bios scroll down and click on pictures to get background information on your local and zone athletes. *Paralympians listed by zone WESTERN ZONE CENTRAL ZONE EASTERN ZONE SOUTHERN ZONE Men Robert Griswold - Freehold, N.J Zachary Shattuck - Mt. Airy, Md. Matthew Torres- Ansonia, Conn Rudy Garcia- Tolson - Colorado Springs, Colo. Men Evan Austin-Terre Haute, Ind Men David Abrahams - Havertown, PA. Joey Peppersack - Hopewell, Va. Lawrence Sapp- Waldorf, Md Men Jamal Hill Inglewood, Calif. Parker Egbert-...

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Dale Leonhart was a Colorado coach since the 1970's and changed western slope swimming for the betters in the late 80's. https://obituaries-neptunesociety-com.cdn.ampproject.org/v/s/obituaries.neptunesociety.com/obituaries/salt-lake-city-ut/dale-leonhart-10262496?amp_js_v=a6&amp_gsa=1&usqp=mq331AQKKAFQArABIIACAw%3D%3D#aoh=16262290535932&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&amp_tf=From%20%251%24s&ampshare=https%3A%2F%2Fobituaries.neptunesociety.com%2Fobituaries%2Fsalt-lake-city-ut%2Fdale-leonhart-10262496 Written by Antonty Boettcher If there was a Mt Rushmore of Colorado Swimming coaches Dale would be front and center. Long before there was Loveland or Grand Junction though, Dale coached on the Front Range for 20 plus years, beginning at the long gone Swimland in Wheat Ridge in the 60's, then at Foothills at the brand new Carmody Center in the early 70's. Mixed in there he...