Last update
2/12/2016


Head Coach:
Mark Anderson

mark.anderson
@tvsc.org


P.O. Box 224
East Setauket
NY 11733

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Peter Smit

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Coach Kerry



TVSC
Class of 2016



Evan Nilsson
Marist College NY

Dan Infranco

Brittany Coughlin
UMBC MD

Casey Gavigan
Eastern Michigan University MI

Emily Anderson
University of Massachusetts Amherst MA

Sarah Chan

Rita Chen
University of Maine ME

Eric Kilgore
Stanford University CA

Brooks Fassett

Robert Kohlus
Mount Saint Mary College NY

Karen Li

Steven Zhao


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Parent Meeting at Ward Melville Cafeteria February 22 beginning at 6:30 PM

Training equipment  order form       Hobie Swim 2015-2016 season  order form

Sr Mets  Psych sheet  posted Feb-10
Spring Sectionals  Entries  posted Feb-9
NCSA Jr Nationals  Entries  posted Feb-9
Silver Champs  Entries  posted Feb-9
8-&-Under Champs  Entries  posted Feb-8
Sr Mets  Entries  updated Feb-8 - Entries are now closed
Zone Qualifier final  Entries  posted Feb-3
14&U JOs  Entries  posted Jan-11

February 10, 2016
TVSC IMX Rankings Through February 7

IMX Information


February 8, 2016
Emily Herr 6 for 6 in New TVSC Team Records
LIE Last Chance Meet at Hofstra
Individual results       Meet results

At the LIE Last Chance meet at Hofstra 31 Novice swimmers raced 161 times and swam 119 best times -- 74%! Total time improvement was 245 seconds, or more than 4 minutes, or an average of a 2 second drop per race. New time standards: 1 'AAA' time, 1 'AA' times, 3 'A' times, 19 'BB' times, and 27 'B' times. New qualification times: 18 Silver cuts, 3 JO cuts, and 1 new Zone Qualifier cut.

More High Lights

All Best Times:  Waela Van Nostrand, Amy Chen, Annabel Dimaculangan, Antonio Vavalle, Emily Herr, Natalie Kwee, Ethan Timm, Ava Emmerich, and Thomas Miele.

New Team Records:  Emily Herr now has 11 of the 15 8 & Under Girls Team Records. This weekend she got the 200 free and finally the 100 IM Team Records, while bettering her own records in 100 free, 100 breast, 100 fly and 200 IM. Six swims siz Team Recrods! Way to go Emily!

New 'AAA' standard:  Emily Herr (100 fly).

New Zone Qualifier Cut:  Emily Herr.

New 'AA' standard:  Emily Herr.

New JO Cuts:  Annabel Dimaculangan, Thomas Miele, and Thomas Demaio.

Mostly Best Times:  Joseph Fontana, Sabrina Lisica, Lila Monti, Guiliana Vavalle, Reese Birnstill, Marissa DeMarco, Maksim Klaric, Kayla Seale, Ryan Sommerstad, Derek Xikis, Emre Goral, Katherine Lascarides, and Michael Lascarides.

New 'A' standards:  Annabel Dimaculangan, and Emily Herr (2).

New Silver Cuts:  Waela Van Nostrand (3), Amy Chen (3), Annabel Dimaculangan (2), Ethan Timm (2), Thomas Miele (2), Joseph Fontana, Ryan Sommerstad (3), Thomas Demaio, and Claudia Retzlaff.

New 'BB' standards:  Waela Van Nostrand (3), Amy Chen (4), Annabel Dimaculangan (2), Ethan Timm, Thomas Miele (2), Joseph Fontana (2), Ryan Sommerstad (3), Thomas Demaio, and Claudia Retzlaff.

New 'B' standards:  Waela Van Nostrand, Amy Chen (2), Antonio Vavalle (3), Natalie Kwee (3), Ethan Timm (3), Lila Monti, Guiliana Vavalle (5), Reese Birnstill, Marissa DeMarco (3), Derek Xikis, Katherine Lascarides, Braedon Miller (2), and Sarah Seale.

February 1, 2016



Panoramic view of Eppley Natatorium at University of Maryland

Eastern Zone IM-Xtreme Challenge at University of Maryland
Individual results       Meet results girls       Meet results boys
IMX results girls       IMX results boys

28 TVSC athletes and their families and Coach Kerry and Coach Peter traveled to College Park in Maryland for the annual Eastern Zone IM-Xtreme Challenge meet at the University of Maryland Eppley Natatorium. About 1,300 of the fastest athletes from 83 different teams from all over the East Coast competed at this meet.

Our swimmers raced 150 times and swam 99 best times. Total time improvement 454 seconds, or more than 7 minutes. New time standards: 1 'AAAA' times, 4 'AAA' times, 13 'AA' times, 13 'A' times, and 6 'BB' times. New qualification times: 6 Silver cuts, 5 JO cuts, 13 Zone Qualifier cuts, 2 Senior Mets cuts, and 2 NSCA cuts.

Jason Louser broke Tom Luchsinger's 10-year old 500 free record by 0.5 seconds - 4:39.4 and broke his own 400 IM record set last week by almost 2 seconds - 4:06.5. Angelina Harris bettered her own 100 breast Team Record set at the Speedo Cup last December by another 0.4 seconds - 1:04.89!

Competing in his last Eastern Zone IMX meet, Jason Louser finished second in IMX points for 14-year old boys. Angelina Harris finished 3rd for 12-year old girls. Kyra Sommerstad finished 8th for 13-year old girls and Liam Preston finsihed 8th for 11-year old boys.

More High Lights

New Team Records:  Jason Louser (500 free and 400 IM), Angelina Harris (100 breast).

New NSCA cuts:  Jason Louser (500 free and 400 IM).

New 'AAAA' standard:  Olivia Schlegel (100 back).

New Sr Mets Cuts:  Jason Louser, and Kyra Sommerstad.

All Best Times:  Henry Shemet, Hunter Emerson, and Olivia Schlegel.

New 'AAA' standards:  Olivia Schlegel, Jason Louser, Noah Giunta, and Angelina Harris.

New Zone Qualifier Cuts:  Hunter Emerson, (2), Olivia Schlegel, CJ Pergan (2), Kate Sommerstad, Riley Gavigan (2), Josh Louser, Angelina Harris, AvaGrace Monti (2), and Kyra Sommerstad.

New 'AA' standards:  Olivia Schlegel, CJ Pergan (2), Kaitlyn Ehlers, Kate Sommerstad, Riley Gavigan (2), Josh Louser, AvaGrace Monti, Kiersten Clancy, Kyra Sommerstad (2), and Richie Chiarella.

New JO Cuts:  Hunter Emerson, an, Richard Hall (3), and Brett Adams.

Mostly Best Times:  CJ Pergan, Olivia Ebenstein, Kaitlyn Ehlers, Hope Farrell, Richard Hall, Liam Preston, Kate Sommerstad, Matt Chan, Jack Dillon, Riley Gavigan, Jason Louser, Josh Louser, Brett Adams, Noah Giunta, Angelina Harris, AvaGrace Monti, and Brian Veit.

New 'A' standards:  Henry Shemet (2), Hunter Emerson, Olivia Ebenstein, Kaitlyn Ehlers, Hope Farrell, Richard Hall (2), Jack Dillon, Brett Adams (2), Noah Giunta, and AvaGrace Monti.

New Silver Cuts:  Henry Shemet, Olivia Ebenstein, Riley Gavigan, Josh Louser, Kiersten Clancy, and Hanna Matheson.

January 24, 2016



Snow Joust Time Trials at Stony Brook School
Individual results       Meet results

While still digging out from Saturday's blizzard, Stony Brook School gracefully allowed Three Villlage Swim Club to run Time Trials in their pool on Sunday afternoon. After cancellation of the Saturday and Sunday sessions of the TVSC Joust 58 TVSC swimmers took advantage of this Time Trial meet. Parents and coaches worked extra hard on Sunday morning to clear their driveways and dig out their cars in order to make it to the pool on time.

Our athletes raced 130 times and swam 89 best times -- 68%. Total time improvement 216 seconds, or more than 3 minutes. New time standards: 1 'AAAA' time, 3 'AA' times, 12 'A' times, 25 'BB' times, and 9 'B' times. New qualification times: 16 Silver cuts, 7 JO cuts, and 17 Zone Qualifier cuts.

More High Lights

New IM-Xtreme Challenge Qualifiers:  James Monahan (9) (2633), AvaGrace Monte (10) (2248), Hanna Matheson (9) (2347), Brian Veir (12) (1865), and Zander Klaric (10) (1854).

New Team RecordEmily Herr bettered her own 200 IM Record by almost a second: 2:54.40.

New 'AAAA' standard:  Angelina Harris (200 free).

All Best Times:  Richie Chiarella, Taylor Dixon, Olivia Schlegel, Waela Van Nostrand, Brett Adams, Stephanie Alvarez, Amy Chen, Abigail Dimaculangan, Annabel Dimaculangan, Hope Farrell, Riley Gavigan, James Griffin, Sara Louser, James Monahan, CJ Pergan, Kyra Sommerstad, Ryan Sommerstad, Christopher Stange, Brennyn Veit, Brian Veit, Kevin Xu, Casey Gavigan, Hanna Matheson, AvaGrace Monti, Kate Sommerstad, Samantha Torre, and Isabel Xu.

New Zone Qualifier Cuts:  Richie Chiarella (3), Olivia Schlegel (2), Brett Adams, Riley Gavigan, Kyra Sommerstad, Christopher Stange, Brian Veit, Kevin Xu, Casey Gavigan, AvaGrace Monti, Kate Sommerstad, Isabel Xu, Thomas Demaio, and Hunter Emerson.

New 'AA' standards:  Kyra Sommerstad, AvaGrace Monti, and Kate Sommerstad.

New JO Cuts:  Olivia Schlegel, Brett Adams, Annabel Dimaculangan, James Monahan, Thomas Demaio, Hunter Emerson, and Hanna Lin.

Mostly Best Times:  Hannah Brockman, Thomas Demaio, Hunter Emerson, Sophia Genao, Zander Klaric, Declan Kubik, Erica Lin, Hanna Lin, Ryan Matheson, Kacey McGorry, and Thomas Miele.

New 'A' standards:  Olivia Schlegel, Brett Adams, Abigail Dimaculangan, Annabel Dimaculangan, Riley Gavigan, Christopher Stange, Brian Veit (2), Kevin Xu, Casey Gavigan, Hunter Emerson, and Hanna Lin.

New Silver Cuts:  Taylor Dixon (2), Stephanie Alvarez, Hope Farrell, James Griffin, Sara Louser, James Monahan, CJ Pergan, Brennyn Veit, Hanna Matheson, Sophia Genao, Zander Klaric, Declan Kubik, Hanna Lin, Ryan Matheson, and Kiera Mutarelli.

New 'BB' standards:  Richie Chiarella, Taylor Dixon, Waela Van Nostrand (2), Brett Adams, Stephanie Alvarez, Amy Chen, Hope Farrell, James Griffin (2), Sara Louser (2), James Monahan (2), CJ Pergan, Brennyn Veit, Hanna Matheson, Hunter Emerson, Sophia Genao, Zander Klaric, Hanna Lin, Ryan Matheson, Noah Mond, Kiera Mutarelli, and Emilia Retzlaff.

New 'B' standards:  Taylor Dixon, Ryan Sommerstad, Samantha Torre, Hannah Brockman, Declan Kubik (2), Ryan Matheson, Eren Goral, and Sarah Seale.

January 23, 2016
TVSC Joust - Distance Session
Individual results       Meet results

The Saturday snow storm shortened the TVSC Joust to only one session: Friday night distance. 43 athletes swam 32 best times -- 74%. New time standards: 1 'AAAA' times, 1 'AAA' times, 8 'AA' times, 5 'A' times, and 8 'BB' times, New qualification times: 6 Silver cuts, 2 JO cuts, 8 Zone Qualifier cuts, 1 Senior Mets cut.

Jason Louser broke Tom Luchsinger's 2005 Team Record in 400 IM by more than 2 seconds: 4:08.32. Earlier in week Jason also was selected to the Eastern Zone Select Training Camp. Congrats!

More High Lights

New 'AAAA' standard:  Chris O'Shea (500 free).

New Sr Mets Cut:  David He (400 IM).

New 'AAA' standard:  David He.

New Zone Qualifier Cuts:  Jack Dillon, Riley Gavigan, Josh Louser, CJ Pergan, Christopher Stange, Jake Vecchio, Brian Veit, and Brendan Williams.

New 'AA' standards:  Hunter Emerson, Riley Gavigan, Josh Louser, CJ Pergan, Liam Preston, Jake Vecchio, Brian Veit, and Brendan Williams.

New JO Cuts:  Richie Chiarella, and Kate Sommerstad.

New 'A' standards:  Richie Chiarella, Rebecca Crane, Jack Dillon, Kate Sommerstad, and Kevin Xu.

New Silver Cuts:  Rebecca Crane, Olivia Ebenstein, Jenna Mond, Michael Muroff, Rebecca Muroff, and Frankie Pellegrino.

January 11, 2016
"Hey, this was fun!" or "Never again...."
15th Annual TVSC Mile - Novice 500
Meet results

First-time mile swimmers are always afraid of "dying" during race, but again, at the 15th annual TVSC Mile, there were no "deaths" and all swimmers completed their 500, 1,000 and/or 1,650! Most said it was not that bad and some said I could have gone faster. 73 athletes competed and swam 142 best times. Total time improvement 3,940 seconds, or more than 65 minutes!



The youngest Novice swimmer completing the 500 free was Claudia Retzlaff (7)



The youngest Junior swimmers completing their first Mile were Richie Hall and James Monahan, both 9. Look at Richie's red face - those two boys had the best race of the meet

There were several heats with great competition. In heat 3 Hanna Matheson and Hannah Lin raced each other side-by-side for 39 or the 40 lengths of the pool. However, the best race of the meet was in heat four where Richie Hall (9) and James Monahan (9) battled each other for 66 lengths virtually tying each other after 24 minutes and 17 seconds racing. Other great races were in heat 5 between AvaGrace Monti and Isabel Xu, in heat 7 between Brett Adams and Hunter Emerson, and in heat 8 between Richie Chiarella and Liam Preston. New time standards: 1 'AAA' times, 5 'AA' times, 5 'A' times, 25 'BB' times, 33 'B' times, New qualification times: 4 Silver cuts, 1 JO cuts,

Some High Lights

Swimming Best Times in 500, 1,000 and 1,650:  Olivia Ebenstein, Jenna Mond, and Olivia Schlegel.

New 'AAA' standard:  Angelina Harris.

New 'AA' standards:  Richie Chiarella, CJ Pergan, Liam Preston (2), and Kate Sommerstad.

New JO Cut:  Olivia Schlegel (500 free).

January 11, 2016
Long Beach Snowball Mini Meet
Individual results       Meet results

26 TVSC 8-&-Under athletes(-in-training) traveled to Long Beach to compete in the annual Snowball Mini meet hosted by Long Beach Aquatics. They raced 95 times and swam 72 best times! Geat job!

All Best Times or Mostly Best Times:  Reese Birnstill, Kayla Seale, Cayden Veit, Sergei Boudreau, Jan Goldgaber, Maxwell Legrady, Sabrina Lisica, Joseph Monahan, Grace Pantano, Guiliana Vavalle, Colin David, Lila Monti, Claudia Retzlaff, Jacob Buynoch, Melody Chen, Siena Cipriano, Deaglan Farrell, Jacob Field, Jacqueline Vinciguerra, Oliver Wu, Emily Herr, and Colin Veit.

Event Winners:  Emily Herr (8) won 50 free, 100 IM (missing Kristy Helin's Team record by 0.05 sec), 50 back, 50 fly (Team Record) and 50 breast (Team Record) - Lila Monti (7) won the 50 breast - Claudia Retzlaff (7) won the 25 free, 25 back and 25 fly - Colin Veit (8) won 50 free, 100 IM, 50 back and 50 fly - Maksim Klaric (7) won 25 fly - Derek Xikis (7) won the 25 free and 25 back - the 7&U girls, 7&U boys, 8-year old girls were first in the 100 free relays.



Zone Qualifier
Lehman College
February 13-15

Sr Mets
Nassau Aquatic Center
February 18-21

Silver Champs
hosted by TVSC
Ward Melville pool
February 26-28

8-&-Under Champs
Felix Festa MS West Nyack
March 4-6

14&U JOs
Nassau Aquatic Center
March 11-13

NCSA Jr Nationals
Orlando FL
March 15-19

Spring Sectionals SC
Ithaca College NY
March 30-April 3

ASCSC Counties
Nassau Aquatic Center
April 9-10




Sr Winter National
Qualifier

Casey Gavigan

NCSA Jr National Qualifiers

Emily Anderson
Emily Bardak
Casey Gavigan
Angelina Harris
Ryan Kaplan
Jason Louser
Evan Nilsson
Chris O'Shea
Kyra Sommerstad
Andrew Stange

Spring Sectionals

Emily Anderson
Emily Bardak
Rita Chen
Brittany Coughlin
Angelina Harris
Casey Gavigan
David He
Ryan Kaplan
Eric Kilgore
Jason Louser
Evan Nilsson
Chris O'Shea
Kyra Sommerstad
Andrew Stange
Luka Zuric


2016 Olympic Trial Qualifier

TVSC alumnus:
Tom Luchsinger

2012 Olympic Trial Qualifiers

TVSC alumni:
Tom Luchsinger
Julia Smit
Mike Smit


2008 Olympic Trial Qualifiers

Tom Luchsinger

TVSC alumni:
Julia Smit
Mike Smit


2008 Olympic Team Member

TVSC alumna:
Julia Smit

2004 Olympic Trial Qualifiers

Julia Smit
Mark Hill


2000 Olympic Trial Qualifier

TVSC alumnus:
Chris Helin