Announcements

Meets and Events

posted Jan 16, 2012, 10:30 AM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated May 31, 2012, 2:18 PM ]

Try-Outs for Summer:

Try-outs for the Summer season can be arranged most weekdays. Please contact Coach Pat to set up a time and date.

Upcoming Meets:

Lodi Swim Club CBA - 6/22-24

PENGUIN INTERSQUAD MEET - 6/30

SONORA TCA MEET - July 27-29!

Apparel

posted Jan 16, 2012, 10:30 AM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Jun 20, 2012, 2:43 PM ]

Order form now available! Talk to Karen Edwards (Logan's Mom) for more information on deck! 

Need Swim Fins?: talk to coach Pat.

Results and Awards

posted Jan 16, 2012, 10:28 AM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Feb 1, 2012, 8:56 AM ]

Jan. 21-22 - San Ramon Valley Livermore Aquatics Results!

Congratulations Michaela Loomis on becoming our first Scholastic All American Swimmer!  

January Updates

posted Jan 9, 2012, 12:36 PM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Jan 16, 2012, 10:26 AM ]

Results and Awards


Congratulations Michaela Loomis on becoming our first Scholastic All American Swimmer! Great job this weekend at Austin!

Apparel


Order form now available! Talk to Karen Edwards (Logan's Mom) for more information on deck!

Need Swim Fins?: talk to coach Pat.


Meets and Events


Jan 21-22nd: San Ramon is Closed! See you there!

Jan 28-29th: Santa Clara Senior Meet is open! http://ome.swimconnection.com/meets/724

Feb 18-19th: Walnut Creek meet is open! http://ome.swimconnection.com/meets/723

December Updates!

posted Sep 18, 2011, 2:39 PM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Dec 19, 2011, 10:04 AM ]

Results and Awards

Team Records and Rankings have been updated from Junior Olympic Championships!

Congratulations Michaela Loomis on becoming our first Scholastic All American Swimmer!

Apparel

Apparel Order form now available! Talk to Karen Edwards (Logan's Mom) for more information on deck!

Need Swim Fins: talk to coach Pat.

Meets and Events


2012 Schedule is up through the Summer! In order to help encourage higher attendance at meets the coaches have only selected one C/B/A meet for each month until April. Please be sure to sign up for the meets we will be attending.  

Secret Penguin Gift Exchange: Thank you to all our families who helped out with the Secret Penguin Breakfast! If you have not given your gift yet please make sure to bring it by the pool this week. 

September UPDATES!

posted Aug 18, 2011, 4:21 PM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Sep 18, 2011, 2:38 PM ]



Meet: DACA Meet for Oct. 8-9th is now Open! This meet is Zone 1N and not our zone (Z2). In order to sign up for the meet now enter it as UN-PC now and go back and change it to EA after the 20th.
Ellis Aquatics, The USA Swim Team of Tracy
Results: Morgan Hill Meet Results are up! Congratulations to all our athletes! 


Practice Schedule August 22nd-26th

posted Aug 10, 2011, 3:11 PM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Aug 23, 2011, 11:31 AM ]

Dear Parents and swimmers,
 
The following practice times are for the week of 8/22- 8/26: 
 
Please remember that all times are PM times.
 
Clay's group 6-8:30 PM
Dryland will be from 6-7 PM: Please bring running shoes, clothes to wear over your suit and a water bottle. 
 
Pat's Group 6-8:30 PM
Dryland will be from 6-7 PM: Please bring running shoes, Clothes to wear over your suit and a water bottle. 

Erin's Group: 6-8PM
Dryland will be from 6-7 PM: Please bring running shoes, Clothes to wear over your suit and a water bottle. 
 
Candy's Group will be as follows, 7PM (for swimmers that were in the 5- 5:45 Practice), 7:15 (for swimmers that were in the 5:45-6:30 practice).  It is important to remember that swimmers need to attend their assigned groups. 
 
Thank you,
Ellis Aquatics, Coaching Staff
Ellis Aquatics, The USA Swim Team of Tracy

August 5th: Good luck tonight!

posted Aug 5, 2011, 10:41 AM by Pat Windschitl

Good luck to all our athletes competing tonight at TCA in the 500 Free and IM events! Warm-ups start promptly at 3:30PM. Which means make sure you are checked in and standing on the side of the pool right at 3:30PM! 

Thank you again to all our wonderful parents who helped with this mornings breakfast! 

Reminders: Because of the meet this weekend there will be no Friday afternoon practice or Dryland workout Saturday. The coaches and booster club will have team T-Shirts, Hoodies and team caps for sale at the meet. Tickets for the Pancake Breakfast August 27th will be on deck Monday. 

Have a great weekend and see you at the meet!

August 1st-5th: Practice Updates

posted Jul 31, 2011, 5:41 PM by Ellis Aquatics   [ updated Aug 5, 2011, 10:49 AM by Pat Windschitl ]

Practice Updates: The practice schedule this week is mostly normal. There will be no Friday Afternoon practice for any groups as the coaches will be attending the Sonora Meet with the team.

If you are attending the Friday Session of the Meet your practice Friday will be a from 7-8AM. Enjoy the extra hour rest. 
Coach Clay's Red & Blue Groups:   
M-F 6-8AM at West, M-Th 5-6:30PM at Kimball High

Coach Pat's Green Group:          
Monday-Friday 6-8AM at West High, 
Monday-Thursday 5-6:30PM at Kimball High

Coach Candy's Orange Group:    
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7-8AM at West High,             
Monday-Thurdsday at Kimball High from either 5-5:45PM, or 5:45-6:30PM.

Results from DACA Meet and Far Westerns is streaming!

posted Jul 27, 2011, 9:47 PM by Pat Windschitl   [ updated Jul 30, 2011, 7:15 AM ]

Great job to all our athletes who have competed over the last weekends. If you'd like to watch the live stream of today's Far Western events, they will be streaming finals at 4:30pm here.

At her first day of Long course Far Western's Jackie Davis squeaked into 50 breaststroke finals with a ninth seed of 38.2. She placed 6th in finals that night with a 37.02! She will be competing today in the 200 breast and tomorrow in the 100 breast, watch the team twitter for updates today!
 
Some of my favorite high points from the DACA meet. 
11 year old swimmer Kamryn Lucero not just won the 11-12 200 Freestyle event, but also beat all of the 13-14 year old swimmers as well! Kamryn also went a best time in 50 back 33.79, 1:10 in 100 back, a 38.8 in 50 breast, 32.7 in 50 fly, 5:52 in the 500 free, and a 2:33 in the 200 IM. All best times! 

Jackie went best times in almost all of her events, with a 33 in 50 fly, 1:13 in 100 Breast, 2:39 in 200 breast, and 2:36 in 200 IM! Kamryn and Jackie Davis tied for 5th place in the 50 Free at 27.96's!

11 year old Keiana Fountaine went a best time in 50 fly, 30.08, 2nd place in the event and picked up her first 11-12 far western time. Keiana also went 33 in her 50 back, 28.4 in her 50 free, and 1:14.9 in her 100 fly! 

12 year old Nathan Hu broke the minute mark in his 100 free with a 59. and hit 1:10 in his 100 Fly. He also finally broke the 6 minute mark in the 500 with a 5:54.45

Bradley McCain went best times with a 1:13 in 100 Breast, 5:07 in 500 free! 

Our 10 year olds had a great showing as well. Mariah Hu picked up her first backstroke junior olympic time in the 50 with a 39.44, JO's in 100 breast with a 1:34. Vincent Tejidor went 1:30  in his 100 Breast, a JO time, a 34.5 in his 50 fly (just barely missing his Far Westerns cut), and another new JO in 100 IM with a 1:20. Nicole Mason picked up new JO's in almost all of her events as well! JO in 50 Back, 38.15, new JO in 100 Breast with a 1:33, and just a second away from her Jo time in 100 IM with a 1:24 and half a second away in her 50 fly with a 36. 

8 year old Jill Lucero went a best time in 50 free, 37.11, and in her 25 fly, 20.6! And 8 year old Jenika Tanjuakio went best times in all of her events as well. Her standout swims were the 25 breast, 23.62, 25 fly at 20.8, and 25 back in 22! This was swimmer Aislinn Coombs first meet and she went 27 in 25 back, and 53 in 50 free!

With our 6 year olds Yaelle Tanjuakio went 26.6 in 25 free 27.8 in 25 back, and 34.2 in 25 breast and best times with all of her swims. Lauryn Lucero went 24.7 in 25 free, 29.2 in 25 back, 30 in 25 breast, and 27.1 in 25 fly. 

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