Alec Peckmann of Central York High School and York YMCA has committed to swim for Penn State University beginning in the 2018-19 school year.
Brendan Burns, above, already ranks 4th in the all-time 15-16 rankings in the 100 yard fly, and won Pennsylvania state titles in both the 100 fly and 100 back earlier this year.
Marget Shelly of Trinity High School and York YMCA has made a verbal commitment to Penn State University for 2018-19.
Distance freestyler Leah Braswell of York YMCA has announced via Instagram her intention to swim for the University of Florida in the fall of 2018.
Our #1 recruit in the class of 2017, YMCA National record holder Courtney Harnish has given her verbal commitment to the University of Georgia.
York YMCA’s Zach Synder has elected to make Cambridge, Mass his home for the next four years.
Cami Cook, a YMCA National Champion in the 400 free relay (pictured on the right with former and future teammate Maddy Thomas), has verbally committed to the University of Pittsburgh.
In a couple-week period chock full of outstanding short course yard swimming, perhaps no one had a more impressive run than 16-year-old York YMCA standout Meghan Small.
RACE VIDEO: Day 2 of the 2015 YMCA Short Course National Championships (Including Meghan Small 200 Back)
Below, watch videos from Day 2 (Tuesday) at the 2015 YMCA Short Course National Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina, including Meghan…
15-year old Courtney Harnish won the girls’ 1000 yard free for the second-straight year.
At the end of a three-and-a-half hour Saturday workout, the York YMCA coaches took an opportunity to teach the team about its own Olympic tradition and the major technical changes in the last 60-some years of swimming. Check out the video of the kids trying out 1940s-era competition strokes.
Gunnar Bentz is one of a handful of swimmers who is doing junior/senior double duty this year. (Photo: Anne Lepesant)
The swimmers at YMCA nationals continue to put on a show…
The Greensboro Aquatic Center saw the 8th record fall in just two days in Thursday’s prelims session at the YMCA Short Course National Championships. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The pool in Greensboro Aquatic Center was on fire last night… (Logo courtesy of www.ymcaswimminganddiving.org)