Winter 2012/2013 Volume 1, Issue 2 Your connection to what’s happening at the pool!Special InterestArticles: LHS Diver Breaks• LMS Swim Family. School Record Congrats to our own LHS• Women’s Team diver Sam Edwards! He is getting faster. broke our 20 year old• Who Qualified school record for diving for States? with a score of 270.95 Great job Sam!!! More than just a bunch of swimmers… Lincoln’s Student Athletes are the Greatest! Speaking of family… Let’s take a moment to recognize a group When you join one of the swim teams, you whose role is vital to our program’s become part of our family! That’s right, weContents: success. We have some amazing student think of ourselves as a family. Spend more athletes, swimmers and divers from our than a couple of minutes around the pool LMS Swimming 2 various teams who are committed to deck and you will see just what we’re Club News 3 helping the swim programs grow by getting talking about. involved in all the events at the pool. LHS Women’s 4 It takes a village to run a swim program. They generously give their spare time to Lots of volunteers are needed to work as LHS Men’s 5 timers, score keepers, concessions, etc. help out whenever and wherever needed. Web Links 6 You will find them helping out with all the We have moms, dads, siblings, teams. Their true “Team Spirit” is evident grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends as they cheer for each other, offering all working together to provide a great support and encouragement to all of the experience while celebrating our swimmers in their family. swimmer’s achievements.
Lincoln Swimming Page 2 of 6 2012-2013 Lincoln Middle School Swim Team 6th. Graders 7th. Graders: 8th. Graders Tyler Gottlieb Jeremy Adams Kaylei Snider – C Ethan Stone Skylar Wolfenbarger Maria Dozier – C Kim Waters Steven Mazareanu Hannah Walker Elaine Bradlee Jazmyn Whiren Shelby Compton Alexis Bailey A Nya Griffin Taje Griffin Brendan Williams Jillean Pielecha Emma Seibert Julian Summers Alex Wilson Lake Mackenzie “The Middle Schoolteam is getting warmed up and ready to go!” State Qualifier About LMS Swimming The LMS Swim Team is a co-ed team of middle school students. The team has tryouts in November, and the season runs from December through January. We compete against other Middle Schools in our District. Head Coach: Seta Keon Congrats to Jeremy Adams Email: email@example.com for qualifying for the State Meet in the 100 I.M. and 100 Student Coach: Breaststroke and a chance to Audrey Czachorski compete against the best in the state. “Thanks so much Audrey for all you do to help with the team.” – Coach Keon
Page 3 of 6 Lincoln SwimmingLincoln Riptides Swim Club 2013 Winter Club TeamColin BradleeOlivia Bradlee Keely Johnson Seth ShingledeckerSimone Chin Catherine Katchmeric Makenzie SmithJ.R. Clock Matthew Katchmeric Tyler WagnerShelby Compton Haileigh Kaufman Kimberly Waters “Riptide Pride”Mattison DePriest Carson Leidlein Hope WilkersonAndy Fruth Michelle Mazareanu Kiara WrightJacob Gorman Steven Mazareanu Landon WrightLogan Gorman Makenzie Roehner Lucas WrightGeorge Gueorguiev James Roseman Elaine BradleeBrendan Harrington Jeffrey Roseman Jazmyn WhirenJacob Heningburg Jackson Scott Gabriel SolakJosh Heningburg Maya Scott Skylar WolfenbargerBrent Hook Jasmine SheplerClub News Club Team Coaches: Nicole EldridgeThe Riptides started off Katie Schubertthe season with a win Blake Boyleagainst Whitmore Lake,and since then havefought hard against two Aboutwell renowned and The Lincoln Riptides Swimdeveloped teams: South Club is a coed swim club forLyon and Ypsi Otters. The swimmers ages 6-18.Riptides will be heading toDundee for their next Descriptionmeet on February 26. This Whether you are a first timemeet will test our competitive swimmer orswimmers endurance in want to compete yearmid-distance and they are round, this is the place forexcited for the challenge. you! The Riptides are part of the Southern MichiganRiptide: Swim League, as well asNoun the WISC Swim League.1. A tide that opposes The Riptides compete inother tides, causing a three competitive seasons:violent disturbance in the Fall, Winter, and Summer.water.
Lincoln Swimming Page 4 of 6 2012-2013 LHS Women’s Swim Team SENIORS JUNIORS FRESHMEN Taylor Hanes - C Kara Williams Emma Kellerman Alex Wade - C Noelle Reynolds Sydni Warner Lauren Simonds - C Racheal Stephenson Olivia Ecclestone Sam Malley Kayla Gilstorff Courtney Holbrook SOPHOMORES Lindsey Baker “It takes an incredible Aly Malboeuf Lillie Talonamount of strength and Audrey Czachorski Indeya Lawrence stamina to swim. Kym ThayerEspecially the butterfly Jessica Malboeuf stroke.” Diving News Congratulations to diver Emma Kellerman, who advanced all the way to the state finals in December. Emmas freshman season was a stunning success, and we all look forward to what Emma and the rest of the Lincoln Dive Program can accomplish in the coming years. “Congratulations, Emma, on a great season!” – Coach Joe Season Highlights from Coach Cook We were greatly improved this Olivia scored us big points at SECs We also hope to give Emma some year, definitely the fastest team in both her individual events, and company at the state meet in the that weve had since Ive been Emma Kellerman had an very near future. the coach here. We had our first outstanding meet placing 3rd and in-conference win since I started, medaling for us as a freshman. Best of luck to our six seniors who against Ypsilanti, and followed Our team’s strength was in our graduate this year! You will be that up by also beating them at talented freshmen and sophomores missed, so don’t forget to stop by our SEC meet. This season also which I find very exciting because and say hello once in a while. marked the first time weve we have another strong group of finished above 6th place in freshmen swimmers coming up next recent years. year.
Page 5 of 6 Lincoln SwimmingLHS Men’s 2012-2013 Swim TeamSENIORS:Ryan DudaSam Edwards, DiverJUNIORS:Kordale JohnsonScott ShingledeckerSOPHOMORES:Angelo BunkerMads NielsenDanny RogersNathan WagnerFRESHMEN:Derek Ferracciolo Instant Athlete…..Khari Wilcox Just Add Water!About Lincoln Railsplitter Mens SwimmingIf you think swimming is an This year, we have aeasy sport – you are foreign exchange student Men’s and Women’sWRONG! Our men’s team Swimming & Diving on our team. Madsstarts their day with a dry- Coaching Staff: (pronounced Mass)land workout at 5:15 am. Nielsen is from DenmarkThey are in the pool from and is a welcome addition Varsity Head Coach5:45 to 7:00 am and then to our team. Adam Cookthey go to school all day Cell Phone: 734-507-1294and are back in the water The Men’s team recently Email:from 3 to 5 pm. No, swam at the Erie Mason Adam_cook3@yahoo.comswimming is definitely Invitational where theyNOT an easy sport. collected 23 Medals and Diving Coach st Sam Edwards placed 1 in Joe ComazziStatistically, swimmers the diving competition. Cell Phone: 734-657-0726have higher GPA’s than Email:other athletes and ours are Many personal bests have firstname.lastname@example.org an exception. Several been reached this seasonof our swimmers are and a few boys have the Start Date: November 21members of the National state time cuts within their Season: November -Honor Society. reach. With continued March hard work and determination, they just might get there!
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