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John Newell

Hello YOTA Family, We are excited to announce the top 4 finalist of the NCS QuaranTEAM Challenge. The past six weeks our YOTA Athletes have completed an at home workout to go up against YOTA Swimmers and other club team across North Carolina. Below are the top 4 YOTA Athletes that will be receiving a t-shirt! Click HERE to view the complete results. Athlete Site/Location 10 & Under Female Laila Kwong Chapel Hill Margot Church Taylor Zoe Garcia Ingram Alice-Kate Hinson Taylor 10 & Under Male Luke Pagan Taylor Joseph...

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USA Swimming today announced the names of the Athletes and Coaches selected for the 14th Annual National Diversity Select Camp, to be held May 7-10 at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. We are excited to announce that our very own Head Coach Jamie Bloom was selected as the USA Swimming Diversity Select Camp Head Coach. The purpose of the camp is to instill a vision of success and inspire athletes from ethnically under-represented populations to become leaders in the sport of swimming. The National...

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Congratulations to our very own YOTA Swimmer Ross Noble for being selected to attend the USA Swimming Southern Zone Select Camp in Louisville, KY on May 21-24. Ross was selected by his efforts in long course 200 IM in Summer of 2019 with a time of 2:13.07! He will be joining 28 Male and 28 Female swimmers at the camp that were selected from our zone. We are excited and honored to have him attend this highly ranked select camp and represent the YOTA Swim Team. Congratulations Ross and Go...

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Congratulations to these YOTA Swimmers who have been selected to attend the 2019 IMX Camp December 28-29th in Greensboro, NC. We are very excited and thrilled to have these swimmers represent YOTA at the upcoming camp in December! Audrey Crowder John Zhang Jack Humbert Breanna Smith Full list of athletes across the state Click Here GO YOTA!!!!

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Congratulations to the following Athletes for receiving a YMCA Top 10/16 Recognition. This award is giving to those athletes who placed top 10 or top 16 in then nation for the YMCA this past 2018-2019 season. Click Here to view the list of athletes! GO YOTA!!!

Drew Oberg

Congratulations to YOTA Swimmers Hailey Hicks, Perry Becker, Kayla Miller, AJ Carroll, and Shaw Satterfield for being named USA Swimming Scholastic All Americans!!! Link to the USA Swimming announcement here: https://www.usaswimming.org/news-landing-page/2019/09/09/usa-swimming-names-scholastic-all-america-team COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Following the conclusion of the 2018-2019 swim season, USA Swimming today announced the names of 1,634 high school swimmers who have been selected to the 2018-2019 Scholastic All America Team. To earn the title of Scholastic All American, athletes must be in 9th-12th grade and maintain a minimum 3.5 grade point average during the application...

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2019 NCS Top Five List SEPTEMBER 2, 2019 BY BILL MARTIN Below is the list of North Carolina Swimming athletes who finished with a Top Five time in one or more events during short course, long course, or both in year-ending rankings as of Sept 1, 2019 (athletes are listed alphabetically by club code). Top Five rankings are by age group – 10U, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, and 17-18. Top Five rankings should not be confused with the Top Ten rankings (which are by individual age) and have nothing to do...

John Newell

2019 NCS All Star List SEPTEMBER 2, 2019 BY BILL MARTIN Below is the list of 2019 North Carolina Swimming All Stars. Being included on this list is a tremendous achievement. Fewer than 2% of North Carolina Swimming athletes achieve All Star status in any given year. The All Star list includes colored bars showing how each athlete attained All Star status (athletes are listed alphabetically by club code). 2019 NCS All Star List All Star status is attained in one or more of five ways listed below: Achieving a...