2015 Graduating Seniors
OSI Swimmers Crack All Time Top 100
USA Swimming's statistics group has released a list of swimmers who have cracked the Top 100 all time age groupers in this past short course season. Oregon had 21 swimmers earn Top 100 all time short course times this season.
OSI swimmers on the list are Current Swimming's Thomas Brewer with two swims, Hillsboro Heat's Anton Loncar (1), Anton Goswitz (5 swims), Brett Champlin (1), Luke Thornbrue (4), Lacamas' Jaden Kim (1), Lake Oswego's Mara Newman (2), MAC's Kevin Keil, Tristan Furnary and Van Mathias with 1 swim each, Mt. Hood's Jamie Stone with 2, Mid Valley's Mackenzie Rumrill with 1 swim, Oregon City's Lainey Visscher with 3, The Dolphin's Kaitlyn Dobler with 1 swim, Tualatin Hills' Fay Lustria (1), Keaton Blovad (7), Patrick Mulcare (3), Sara Metzsch (4).
Below is the complete list. Great job swimmers.
|200 BR||M||Thomas Brewer||1:57.04||12/13/2014||2014 Speedo Winter Junior Cham||OR-CURR||36||17-18|
|200 IM||M||Thomas Brewer||1:46.38||3/15/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-CURR||50||17-18|
|50 FL||M||Anton Goswitz||25.06||3/21/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||53||11-12|
|100 FL||M||Anton Goswitz||54.93||3/22/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||38||11-12|
|200 FL||M||Anton Goswitz||2:02.32||3/20/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||24||11-12|
|100 IM||M||Anton Goswitz||56.90||3/22/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||35||11-12|
|400 IM||M||Anton Goswitz||4:21.82||3/20/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||32||11-12|
|100 BR||M||Brett Champlin||58.58||3/20/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||83||13-14|
|200 FR||M||Luke Thornbrue||1:41.71||3/22/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-HEAT||59||13-14|
|500 FR||M||Luke Thornbrue||4:35.81||3/14/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-HEAT||90||13-14|
|1000 FR||M||Luke Thornbrue||9:28.10||3/11/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-HEAT||70||13-14|
|1650 FR||M||Luke Thornbrue||15:49.09||3/15/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-HEAT||50||13-14|
|50 FL||M||Jaden Kim||25.37||3/21/2015||2015 PN NW Region Short Course AG Championships||OR-LHST||92||11-12|
|100 BK||F||Mara Newman||55.3||3/14/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-LOSC||68||13-14|
|200 BK||F||Mara Newman||1:58.53||3/12/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-LOSC||50||13-14|
|100 BK||M||Kevin Keil||56.75||10/11/2014||2014 OR HST Fall Invitational||OR-MAC||93||11-12|
|400 IM||M||Tristan Furnary||3:55.36||12/12/2014||2014 Speedo Winter Junior Cham||OR-MAC||97||15-16|
|100 FL||M||Van Mathias||51.03||2/27/2015||2015 Oregon Swimming SC 11-14||OR-MAC||77||13-14|
|200 BR||M||Nick Chaney||1:58.52||3/12/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-MHA||83||17-18|
|100 BK||M||Seroja Pereverzin||48.82||12/12/2014||2014 Speedo Winter Junior Cham||OR-MHA||47||15-16|
|100 BK LCM||M||Seroja Pereverzin||57.41||12/14/2014||2014 USA Swimming Jrs L C Time||OR-MHA||53||15-16|
|100 FL||F||Mackenzie Rumrill||52.77||12/12/2014||2014 Speedo Winter Junior Cham||OR-MVA||41||17-18|
|100 FR||F||Lainey Visscher||49.29||3/12/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-OCST||38||15-16|
|100 BK||F||Lainey Visscher||54.10||3/14/2015||2015 PN Speedo Champion Series||OR-OCST||74||15-16|
|200 BR||F||Kaitlyn Dobler||2:24.16||1/25/2015||2015 OR Winter Qualifier||OR-TDPS||69||11-12|
|100 FL||F||Fay Lustria||1:03.60||1/17/2015||2015 Thunderbolt Round Robin I||OR-THSC||50||10 & under|
|50 FR||F||Keaton Blovad||22.89||3/27/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||70||15-16|
|100 FR||F||Keaton Blovad||49.01||3/26/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||23||15-16|
|200 FR||F||Keaton Blovad||1:46.65||3/27/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||49||15-16|
|100 BK||F||Keaton Blovad||53.51||3/28/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||33||15-16|
|200 BK||F||Keaton Blovad||1:57.38||3/26/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||91||15-16|
|100 BR||F||Keaton Blovad||1:01.02||3/28/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||20||15-16|
|200 IM||F||Keaton Blovad||1:58.71||3/29/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||35||15-16|
|200 FR||M||Patrick Mulcare||1:36.54||3/27/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||95||17-18|
|100 BK||M||Patrick Mulcare||47.39||3/28/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||39||17-18|
|200 BK||M||Patrick Mulcare||1:42.21||3/26/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||18||17-18|
|100 FR||F||Sara Metzsch||49.64||3/26/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||63||15-16|
|100 BK||F||Sara Metzsch||54.19||3/29/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||82||15-16|
|200 BK||F||Sara Metzsch||1:57.42||3/26/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||94||15-16|
|100 FL||F||Sara Metzsch||54.12||3/28/2015||2015 ST TXLA Speedo Champs Western Region||OR-THSC||100||15-16|
|200 BK||M||Anton Loncar||1:44.82||12/7/2014||2014 Hawkeye Invitational||OR-UN||97||17-18|
|50 FR||F||Jamie Stone||22.79||2/13/2015||2015 6A-3||OR-UN||53||15-16|
|100 FR||F||Jamie Stone||49.61||2/13/2015||2015 6A-3||OR-UN||61||15-16|
|100 FL||F||Lainey Visscher||54.10||2/20/2015||2015 OSAA 6A Championships||OR-UN||97||15-16|
Lebanon Sprint Triathlon
The Lebanon Community Pool will be offering their 15th annual Sprint Triathlon on Saturday, May 30, 2015. The race is put on every year as a fundraiser to help the Lebanon Swim club. The race consists of a 500 yard swim, 12.5 mile bike ride, and a 3.1 mile run. Cost is $50 for individuals and $75 for relay teams. A concession stand will be available during the race for participants and spectators. Call the Lebanon Pool for more details or register online at lebanonpool.org
2016 Short Course 10 & U Championship Meet
At this time, there is not a bid for the 2016 10 & Under Short Course Championship Meet. Bids will be reopened for this meet only until May 1st. To submit a bid, click here.
THSC sets OSI open records at Sectionals
At the Speedo Championships Western Region Sectional meet in Austin, Texas, Tualatin Hills set four Open relay records.
The team of Keaton Blovad, Ryan Falk, Emily Cook and Sara Metzsch set records in the 400 and 800 free relays. The girls completed the 400 free relay in 3:22.30, breaking Tualatin Hill's 2000 record of 3:3.74. For the 800, the girls finished in 7:17.77, breaking THSC's 2013 record of 7:19.55.
Patrick Mulcare, Anthony Nosack, Alex La Rose and Liam Metzsch combined to set a new Open 200 medley relay record of 1:32.18, breaking the 2011 THSC record by one one-hundredth of a second. Sean Calkins joined Anthony, Patrick and Liam for a new 400 medley relay record of 3:20.86, breaking THSC's 2011 record of 3:21.07.
OSI Records set in Austin
Several Oregon teams made the trip to Austin Texas to attend the Western Region Four Corners Sectional Championships. At the meet, Tualatin Hills swimmers set several new OSI records, including nine by Keaton Blovad. She set new records in the 15-16 girls 100 free, 200 free, 100 back 100 breast, and 200 IM. Her 100 back, 100 breast and 200 IM records also lowered the Open women's records.
|Event||Time||Former Time||Record Holder||Year|
|Open 100y Back||53.51||53.86||Grace Carlson (LOSC)||2010|
|Open 100y Breast||1:01.02||1:01.27||Genna Patterson (THSC)||2003|
|Open 200y IM||1:58.71||1:59.54||Karen Turner (LOSC)||2009|
|15-16 100y Free||49.01||49.29||Lainey Visscher (OCST)||2015|
|15-16 200y Free||1:46.65||1:46.81||Tori Simenec (BRSC)||2008|
|15-16 100y Back||53.51||54.10||Lainey Visscher (OCST)||2015|
|15-16 100y Breast||1:01.02||1:01.27||Genna Patterson (THSC)||2003|
|15-16 200y IM||1:58.71||1:59.54||Karen Turner (LOSC)||2009|
Keaton joined Cassidy Brennan, Emily Cook and Sara Metzsch on the 200 medley relay breaking THSC's 15-16 record of 1:43.87 set last year with a 1:42.69.
Patrick Mulcare established a new 17-18 boys 100 free record with a 44.48, breaking Thomas Brewer's still dripping wet record of 44.59 which he set the week before.
New OSI records set at Sectionals
Swimmers competing at the Senior and Age Group Sectional Championships set new OSI records in 17 events.
At Senior Sectionals, Hillsboro HEAT's Luke Thornbrue set new 13-14 records in the 500 and 1000 yard freestyles. He better Myron Shen's 2014 500 record of 4:37.25 with a 4:35.81 and Tyler Storie's 1999 1000 yard free record of 9:33.05 with a 9:28.10.
Jamie Stone of Mt. Hood Aquatics bettered the 15-16 girls 100 yard free record in prelims with a 49.81. That time bettered Kaylin Bing's 2010 record of 49.99. In the finals, Oregon City's Lainey Visscher lowered the time even further by finishing the race in 49.29. Lainey also bettered Karen Turner's 15-16 girls 100 yard back record of 54.16 with a 54.10.
Current Swimming's Thomas Brewer set a new 17-18 boys 100 yard free record with a 44.59, bettering Patrick Mulcare's 2014 record of 44.72. Thomas also established a new 17-18 and Open record of 1:46.38 in the 200 IM, also previously held by Patrick.
Robin Pinger, of Oregon City, established a new 17-18 girls 200 breaststroke record with a 2:13.45, bettering Mackenzie Luick's 2009 record of 2:14.41.
The Dolphin's 15-16 girls relay tema of Alayna Connor, Jordan Ashmore, Lindsay Swail and Sierra Sexton set new records in the 200 and 400 yard free relays. For the 200, the foursome finished in 1:32.47 bettering Oregon City's 2014 record of 1:36.39. This also establishes a new Open record previously held by Lake Oswego at 1:32.72. They also bettered Oregon City's 400 free record of 3:28.21 with a 3:25.38.
At Age Group Sectionals the following week, Hillsboro HEAT's Anton Goswitz set a new record in the 11-12 boys 100 and 200 fly, and the 100, 200 and 400 IM. For the 100 fly, Anton finished in 54.93, better Nate McFaul's 2014 record of 55.22. He twice dipped under his own record of 2:04.93 in the 200 fly, first finishing in 2:04.68 in prelims and then 2:02.32 in finals. In the 100 IM, he bettered Trent Martinez's 2014 record of 58.42 with a 56.90. For the 200 IM, he set the record at 2:04.71, also beating the old record of 2:04.93 also held by Trent. In the 400 IM, he finished in 4:21.82, beating Luke Thornbrue's 2013 record of 4:22.46.
Luke Thornbrue returned to the Age Group sectionals and bettered the 13-14 200 yard free record of 1:42.72 held by Trent Martinez with a 1:41.71.
The Multnomah Athletic Club relay team of Kevin Keil, Joshua Nguyen, Van Mathias and Doug Heymann set a new 13-14 200 yard medley relay record with a 1:39.82, bettering their own 1:40.62 set earlier this year. Hillsboro HEAT's team of Max Woodbury, Brett Champlin, Ethan Heasley and Luke Thornbrue also went under the record with a 1:40.31.
2015 Senior Spring Training Camp Roster
Congratulations to those who were selected to attend OSI's 2015 Senior Spring Long Course Training Camp which will be held April 23rd- 26th in Carlsbad, CA.
Kate Bier MHA
Alayna Connor TDPS
Lucie- Davis SHSC
Marissa Kuch MVA
MacKenzie Halligan CURR
Katelyn Laderoute OCST
Laura Laderoute OCST
Mara Newman LOSC
Jacquie Price WSC
Lindsey Soule CAT
Jamie Stone MHA
Caitlyn Wilson TTSC
Noah Cutting MVA
Jacob Dexter MHA
Christian Gilbreath MHA
Ben Grubb VSC
Baxter Halligan CURR
Ethan Hanson PAC
Sam Harquail PAC
Luke Hutchinson PAC
Enrike Marquez PAC
Kyle Miller TTSC
Neirton Oliviera MSC
Karl Stuntzner- Gibson SCAT
Concussion Training for Coaches and Referees
Oregon Swim Coaches & Referees,
There is a new certification that we all need to complete in order to be a swim coach in the state of Oregon. Please see the attached Senate Bill 721 for the details of the Concussion Training Law.
If you coach high school and have already completed this training, then you do not need to repeat it. However the OSI Office does need a copy of your certification sent to them either via email or snail mail. The sooner the better, but not later than MAY 1st.
If you haven't taken concussion training, then you can follow this link to do the FREE, online training. It took me a half an hour to complete, and it was easy to listen to and to finish. I will say if it gets 'stuck' on a page loading, you will need to use a different browser. (I had to go between chrome and internet explorer in order to finish - I contacted their help staff and this was their suggestion that worked for me. The pages automatically save your location no matter what browser you use) And I found I needed to click on the page if it showed up blank, then it got going. At the end you can save a jpeg file of the certificate and then email it to the office, or you can print one off and mail it in. Your choice.
This is a new yearly requirement. And for clarification, this is not a USA Swimming requirement, but a State of Oregon requirement.
The OSI Board is in the process of developing the materials needed for the parents and children to inform and educate so they know the signs and symptoms of a concussion. As this information becomes available it will be sent to coaches and clubs.
The law is already in effect, so the sooner you complete this the better in order to be immune from civil and criminal liability related to head injury. The OSI Board has given coaches a MAY 1st deadline to complete this training.
Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter.