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Swim Team breaks records at TAPPS Southwest Regionals

Congratulations to the IWA swim team for their performance at the TAPPS Southwest Regionals held in Mansfield, TX!  The following girls have automatically qualified to TAPPS state swim meet on Friday, February 8th in Mansfield, TX. 

50 Meter Freestyle (Tied school record with 26:44)

Fr. Carson Chesnut 

200 Yard Free Relay (beat the school record: 1.52:22)

Jr. Eileen Evans

Jr. Laura Cromwell

So. Daniela Taboada

Fr. Carson Chesnut

Congratulations to the IWA swim team for their performance at the TAPPS Southwest Regionals held in Mansfield, TX!  The following girls have automatically qualified to TAPPS state swim meet on Friday, February 8th in Mansfield, TX. 

50 Meter Freestyle (Tied school record with 26:44)

Fr. Carson Chesnut 

200 Yard Free Relay beat the school record: 1.52:22

Jr. Eileen Evans

Jr. Laura Cromwell

So. Daniela Taboada

Fr. Carson Chesnut

We are waiting on results from the other 2 regionals next weekend to see if the 200-yard medley relay qualified for state.  If not they will be there as alternates at state.

Swim tryouts are next week on Tuesday, September 26th from  4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

The IWA bus will drop off students who are trying out to the University of Houston.  Parents are responsible for picking up their daughters at 6:00 p.m.

  • Location:   University of Houston Rec Center. 4500 University Drive, 77204
  • What to Bring:  one-piece swimsuit, goggles, cap, towel, and water/gatorade bottle.   
  • Tryout:  Quick warm-up in the pool, 50 freestyle, 50 backstroke, 50 breaststroke, 25 or 50 fly
  • Results: Swim Team Roster will be posted online on Thursday morning

There will be a student interest meeting next Wednesday, September 12th in the Matel Center at 3:30 p.m. Students who want to find out more about being a part of the swim team should attend the interest meeting. All scheduled practices for swim team are from 4:45 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. at the University of Houston Recreation Pool. Tryouts/practice will begin September 17th. The IWA bus transports students to practice and parents must pick up at U of H.  Students must have all athletic forms turned into Coach Gonzalez prior to attending swim practice.

Practice Facilities

Our student athletes learn sportsmanship, teamwork, and leadership skills while participating in nine different sports.

The Incarnate Word Academy Swim Team practices at the state-of-the-art University of Houston Campus Recreation & Wellness Center.  The IWA bus transports students to practice and parents must pick up at University of Houston.

University of Houston Recreation Center
4500 University Drive
Houston, TX 77204

Varsity

Our student athletes learn sportsmanship, teamwork, and leadership skills while participating in nine different sports.

Roster

Carson Chesnut ’22
Laura Cromwell ’20
Jules Cuarenta ’22
Jayme Eaton ’19
Eileen Evans ’20
Pauline Lapat ’20
Ruth Linbeck ’21
Hannah Macias ’20
Meghan Moody ’19
Allura Monroe ’21
Tammy Phan ’22
Anna Pruneda ’20
Estreya Rocha ’21
Daniela Toboada ’21
Anna Hartman ’21

Coaches

Linda Visser, Head Coach