|Swimoutlet.com Interscholastic Coach of the Month Monday, October 24, 2016|
Thanks to our partners at Swimoutlet.com who honor a different High School coach each month.
This month’s SwimOutlet.com Coach of the Month spotlights Jim Svoboda, a seasoned head coach at Klein High School in Houston, Texas. Congrats!
Name: Jim Svoboda
School: Klein High School
Hometown: Houston, TX
Years Coaching: 5 years as Head Coach
Biggest Team Success: In 2015, Klein High broke Texas State record in Boy’s 400 Free Relay
Favorite Thing About Coaching: Watching the athlete develop as a swimmer as well as a person in learning life lessons through the ups and downs of practices and competitions.
Favorite Drill for Your Team: Klein Free Drill in cooperates four different drills. The first is 6-kick switch, 2nd is thumb up the side, 3rd is fingertip drag, and the 4th is 6 kicks while their arm is moving. I want the swimmers to think during the drill, so that they can feel the change in their strokes.
Congratulations, Coach Svoboda!
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|Motivational Monday Monday, October 24, 2016|This weeks poster is "Hoot With The Owls". Click the link to view the PDF files. Motivational Monday posters can be viewed on our website at Coaches Ed>Motivational Posters. Every poster is available to members who are logged into the website, some posters are available to everyone. Thanks to Mel Roberts who provided the posters.
|NISCA/SwimOutlet.com Interscholastic Coach of the Month Friday, August 26, 2016|
This month’s SwimOutlet.com Coach of the Month spotlights Jeffrey DeNick, a 15-year coaching veteran at Moorestown High School in Moorestown, NJ. Congrats!
a 15-year coaching veteran at Moorestown High School in Moorestown, New Jersey. Congrats!
Name: Jeffrey DeNick
School: Moorestown High School
City: Moorestown, NJ
Years Coaching: 15 Years High School Swim Coach (Shawnee High School 8 Years – Moorestown High School 7 Years)
Biggest Team Success: My biggest success has to be winning two New Jersey State Team Championships in 2014 and 2015. It was a very talented group of swimmers who were also very versatile. We worked extremely hard each day at practice and everything fell into place during the playoffs.
Favorite Thing About Coaching: The best thing about coaching is working with all levels of swimmers and getting to know the kids. Our team has all levels, from the club swimmer to the novice. I try to make sure each swimmer has a role on the team with something to contribute. Watching swimmers turn into leaders is a great thing.
Congratulations, Coach DeNick!
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|2016 National Dual Meet Results Friday, August 19, 2016|
The 2016 National Dual Meet results have been posted. Visit the Nat'l Dual Meet page to see the results. Congrats to all the teams and their coaches!
|All America Swimming Lists Posted Wednesday, July 13, 2016|
The All America Swimming lists have been posted. Click here to view the lists. Congratulations to all of the swimmers and their coaches!
The Standards for the 2016-2017 school year have also been posted. The on-line application portals will open again on November 1st, 2016.
|Academic All America and Scholar Team Lists Posted Monday, July 11, 2016|
The Academic All America and Scholar Team lists for 2016 have been posted. Congratulations to all of the seniors, teams and coaches on all of their hard work!
Academic AA Lists
Scholar Team Lists
|AA Diving Lists Posted Thursday, June 9, 2016|
The 2016 All America Diving Lists have been posted. Congratulations to our new All America Divers and their coaches!
|NFHS Clarifies Freestyle Turn Position for HS Swim Thursday, April 21, 2016|
Freestyle Turn Position Clarified in High School Swimming and Diving
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sandy Searcy
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 19, 2016) — At its March 21-23 meeting in Indianapolis, the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Swimming and Diving Rules Committee approved a change to the freestyle portion of the individual medley and medley relay as it relates to body position.
An addition to Rule 8-2-4c will read as follows: “The final leg of the individual medley and the medley relay requires the swimmer to be at or past vertical toward the breast before any stroke, kick or propulsive motion.”
This revision was one of several changes recommended by the Swimming and Diving Rules Committee and subsequently approved by the NFHS Board of Directors. read more ...