Here are the Warm-up Schedule/Lane Assignments for 14&U Age Group Champs: 14&U CHAMPS WARM-UP ASSIGNMENTS
Eight swimmers with North Carolina connections made the U.S. Olympic swim team in Omaha.
Kara Lynn Joyce (UN-MAC) makes team on final night in 50 Free. Davis Tarwater (SwimMAC) “un-retires” to swim relay as Berens moves into spot vacated by Phelps.
David Marsh (SwimMAC) will join the Men’s Coaching Staff:
Gregg Troy – Head Men’s Coach
Bob Bowman – Assistant Men’s Coach
David Marsh – Assistant Men’s Coach
Eddie Reese – Assistant Men’s Coach
|Ricky Berens||Grew up in Charlotte (S. Mecklenburg grad)||2008 gold medalist will swim 3 events in London|
|Charlie Houchin||Grew up in Raleigh (Enloe grad)||Made first Olympics in 200 free relay|
|Cullen Jones||Went to N.C. State, lives in Charlotte||Huge at trials and will swim 3 events in London|
|Kara Lynn Joyce||Moved to Charlotte to swim for SwimMAC||Made her 3rd Olympic team Monday night in 50 freestyle|
|Micah Lawrence||Moved to Charlotte to join SwimMAC||Finished 2nd in 200 breaststroke|
|Lauren Perdue||Grew up in Greenville (Rose grad)||UVa swimmer made team 3 months after back surgery|
|Davis Tarwater||Moved to Charlotte to join SwimMAC||Happy to “un-retire” after last-minute reprieve|
|Nick Thoman||Moved to Charlotte to join SwimMAC
Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2012/07/02/3358798/eight-swimmers-with-nc-ties-make.html#storylink=cpy
Here are some links for information on the Olympic Trials. The USA Swimming website has complete information, including a schedule of events and webcast and TV schedules for Preliminaries and Finals.
North Carolina Swimming has two swimmers that have been selected to compete in this year’s National Diversity Select Camp being held in Colorado Springs. Basira Knight from YOTA and Danielle Liu from DUKE will be representing the LSC. Participating athletes achieved posted qualifying time standards and eligibility requirements. 36 total athletes were selected. The 3-day camp program includes a combination of pool training, motivational and education sessions, and team building activities. For additional information click here.
Congratulations Basira and Danielle!
Here is a video clip taken at the North Carolina Swimming Select Camp. Enjoy!
Here is updated information on the NCS Select Camp. Congratulations to all who will be attending.
Be part of North Carolina’s All Star Zone Team that will travel to Dallas, TX to compete against some of the top swimmers from 14 other Zones across the South! Here is information on the 2012 Zone Team, including the selection process and coach contact informaton.
Here is the Short Course selection process for the 2012 North Carolina Swimming Zone Team for ages 15-18.
Here is a listing of the 2012 North Carolina Select Camp/Zone Staff