We had 23 SEASTARS Swimmers compete in The District South 8 and under Championship Meet and Last Chance Meet at UWF over the weekend. The Swimmers really stepped up to the challenge, considering they were our of the water for a few days because of some heating issues at The Salvation Army. There were 52 Best time swims and 26 First time legal swims! 10 team records fell! Congrats to Fernanda Cruz (11) for breaking 4 records, Bea Whitehead (16) for breaking one, and Ethan Booker (8) for breaking 5! Check out our ABOUT page or follow the link to see the Team Records. Really proud of all the Swimmers and for “Coach Gracie” helping out at the meet. Keep up the hard work, Everybody!
14 SEASTARS Swimmers competed in Gulf Shores, AL over the weekend. Clay Taylor tied for Senior Mens High Point and Bea Whitehead earned Senior Girls High Point Runner up Award! Fernanda Cruz (12) broke the SEASTARS 11&12 year old Team Record in the 100 Backstroke with a 1:22.35! Our next Meet is The South Region Districts Championship Meet hosted by GPAC at UWF February 22-23, 2014. Come on down and Cheer on the SEASTARS Swimmers!
We had ten Swimmers run in the 5K and 26 Swimmers help with the SEASTARS Information Booth at Cordova Park Elementary School for the We Believe in the Children Events benefiting the Escambia County School District . Despite the cold weather, they had a great turn out and we provided lots of information on the Swim Team and Swimming Lessons. We have 14 Swimmers competeing in The PNY Polar Bear Swim Fest in Gulf Shores, AL this weekend, GO SEASTARS!
The UWF Women’s Swim Team had a Tri-Meet January 2nd. SEASTARS Swimmers were asked to come and cheer on the team, three Swimmers even got to time for the meet. This is the beginning of a great partnership with SEASTARS and UWF Women’s Swim Team! More info will come on how we will work together in the Spring of 2014!