Eastern Zone web site
Welcome To Metropolitan Swimming Inc.
Mission:  Metropolitan Swimming shall promote, develop and improve competitive swimming through education, support and opportunities for participation to a diverse swimming community.

Vision:  To inspire and provide quality opportunities for our members to achieve excellence in the sport of competitive swimming.

Metropolitan Swimming, Inc. (Metro - MR) is a Local Swim Committee (LSC) member of USA-Swimming. Metro is a non-profit organization whose objectives and primary purpose shall be the education, instruction and training of individuals to develop and improve their capabilities in the sport of swimming. Metro shall promote swimming for the benefit of swimmers of all ages and abilities, in accordance with the standards, rules, regulations, policies and procedures of FINA, USA Swimming, and Metro and its Articles/Certificate of Incorporation.

Metro has over 10,000 registered athletes (boys and girls) participating on more than 80 clubs in the portion of New York State south of Albany, including the counties of Sullivan, Orange, Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland, Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk, and the 5 boroughs of New York City (Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island and Queens). Competition is available for all ability levels from novice to National Championship. Metropolitan Swimming is proud to have produced many Olympians, including Cristina Teuscher, Lea Loveless Maurer, Rick Carey, Julia Smit and Lia Neal and many more. If your children swim, there is also a place for volunteers as officials, meet marshals, club representatives, etc. Metropolitan Swimming has 600 plus registered coaches, 250 plus officials and 187 other non-athletes. Become involved to make the sport and Metropolitan Swimming a better organization.

Zone Qualifier
"Zones" - 2015 Eastern Zone SC Age Group Championships
Club / Team Timer Assignements

Metro Zone team coach application     Metro Zone team chaparone application
Sr Mets  Psych sheet
February 7, 2016
Metro Board of Directors Junior Rep Candidates
Athlete Voting will open on Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 12:00 noon. It will close at midnight on Sunday, February 21, 2016.

All currently registered Metro athletes 13 and over are eligible and encouraged to vote. Only one vote per athlete.

Email vote to  metroathletevote@gmail.com

Please include in the email - only complete information will be counted: (1) Full Name, (2) Age, and (3) Team

Vinny Budke   bio

Aleksandra Dauz   bio

Devon French   bio

Matt Keane   bio

Current Athlete's Representatives:  Emily Sullivan  and  Michael Zuppone
February 8, 2016
USA-Swimming is Looking for Candidates for the March #1VolunTeam
Last year USA Swimming launched a month-long campaign in March called #1VolunTeam and we're bringing it back again this year! This digital campaign is aimed at showing the positive impact our countless volunteers are making across the country. In order to capture the great work you are doing, we need to hear from you! Please take some time to complete the volunteer survey by February 24
The responses will be used on both usaswimming.org and USA Swimming's social media channels.
February 5, 2016
From USA Swimming web site

full article
February 6, 2016
Metropolitan LSC Class of 2016 Athlete Recognition
When an athlete commits to a college, email name, team, and college to  web.master@metroswimming.org

Morgan HarringtonLIACBinghamton University NY Nicole AartsAGUANorthwestern University IL
Krystal LaraAGUANorthwestern University IL Carly FriedAGUAPenn State Unicersity PA
Aaron Glas†AGUAPrinceton University NJ Alexa CodeMAKOWesleyan University CT
Gabrielle VanTassellWACSeton Hall University NJ Casey GaviganTVSCEastern Michigan University MI
Evan NilssonTVSCMarist College NY Sophie HalperYFDVanderbilt University TN
Emily AndersonTVSCUniversity of Massachusetts Amherst MA Hailee StangebyAGBinghamton University NY
Brittany CoughlinTVSCU of Maryland Baltimore Campus MD Rita ChenTVSCUniversity of Maine ME
Nicole ParryWESTUS Military Academy West Point NY Jasper JurmanMAKOQueens University of Charlotte NC
Alexandria BayLGACIona College NY Meghan Slattery TSPrinceton University NJ
Eliza BrantIABryant University RI Julia HoranIAU of Maryland Baltimore Campus MD
Lydia EguchiNYCCWellesley College MA Jack FergusMAKOAmherst College MA
Stephanie TilneacNYCCSwarthmore College PA Morgan GraningIABucknell University PA
Giorgia PiantanidaLIACSwarthmore College Ashley YeLIACBoston University MA
Erin BoddieBGNWCollege of the Holy Cross MA Emma HadleyBGNWBucknell University PA
Laura LiBGNWMassachusetts Institute of Technology MA Isabella WeinerBGNWAmherst College MA
Tamir ZitelnyTSBrandeis University MA Jessica LiptonAGUAMiddlebury College VT
Jonny LiuNYCCOberlin College OH Myles StreeterCASPace University NY
Nathalie YoungYFDBrown University RI Naima MackrelNDACSarah Lawrence College NY
Kaitlyn LangePACBinghamton University NY Amy ZhangPACColumbia University NY
Grace NikolskiHVDMisericordia University PA Erik KantarCONDFranklin & Marshall College PA
Nicole DiGiacomoBGNWBinghamton University NY Katie LudwickiPACSiena College NY
Conor BeilLIACJohns Hopkins University MD Harrison TackTSWebb Institute NY
Nick MesibovNYSARensselaer Polytechnic Institute NY Sophie FreyNYSADartmouth College NH
Madison CullinanNYSADuke University NC Lauren McBrinnNYSASUNY Cortland NY
Kate BurnsTSUnited States Coast Guard Academy CT Theresa HuttonTRSSaint Bonaventure University NY
Robert KohlusTVSCMount Saint Mary College NY Julia Pusateri LIACSacred Heart University CT
Cara TrebleLIACPenn State University PA Matt ManfreLIACTufts University MA
Ali AlyLIACJohns Hopkins MD Ryan BrownLIACCornell NY
Sophia TaylorMAKOUniversity of Hawaii HI Shanna HaddowTSSacred Heart University CT
USA Swimming
Womenís Leadership Summit April 8-10 in Black Forest, Colorado
The Women's Leadership Summit provides female coaches with an opportunity to grow both personally and professionally. The Summit will be a weekend retreat designed for amazing women to convene, connect, brainstorm with others and grow their network.

More information & registration
November 30, 2015

Great turn-out of swim parents at the Metro New Official's Clinic
hosted by the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club last Saturday
September 26, 2015
And You Want to Swim in College?
Check Out Free Age Group-2-College Swimming (AG2CS) Program
You donít have to be a Junior or Senior National Qualifier to swim in college, just have the desire and academic qualifications to realize your dream of swimming in college.

There are over 1,000 college swimming programs that need to recruit more than 5,000 HS seniors each year. With 5 different levels of College competition (NCAA Division I, II, and III; NAIA, and National Junior College), the chances are very good that there is a program that will enable you to get a great education, and continue your swimming in college as a student athlete!

If you are in high school and want to start looking for a program that would allow you to continue swimming in college, visit AG2CS.com and complete the Athlete Profile. AG2CS Flyer

LEAP program description

Web site updates
- Help Wanted (2/12)

- Calendar (2/8)

- SC IMX Top-25 (2/5)

- Metro By-Laws - updated Jan-2016 (1/28)

- SC Top-25 (1/28)

- Metro Records (1/23)

- HoD Minutes Jan-5 (1/21)

- Coach Membership Requirements (updated 1/11)

- Clubs / Teams (1/11)

- Forms (12/15)

- Winter meet travel reimbursement forms (11/30)

Metro 2016 Olympic Trial Qualifiers
Maggie Aroesty
Gunther Cassell
Ben Cono
Carly Cummings
Kate Douglass
Krystal Lara
Anina Lund
Shane McNamara
John Nunez
Christina Paspalas
Kristen Romano
Metro Alumni
Michael Domagala
Ryan Feeley
En-Wei Hu-Van Wright
Thomas Luchsinger
Drew Modrov
Lia Neal
Blair Wegescheide

College swimmers in Metro

Mike Alexandrov
Anna Belousova
Patrick Conaton
Jimmy Feigen
Eric Friedland
Zane Grothe
Josh Hall
Brian Hogan
Zach McGinnis
Cody Miller
Bronwyn Pasloski
Oliver Patrouch
David Plummer
Megan Romano
Josh Schneider
Derek Toomey
Darian Townsend
Kim Vandenberg
Lindsay Vrooman
James Wells
Chris Szekely

Meet Directors

All Meet Info
and a full backup of Meet Results must be emailed to:
Monique Grayson

USA Swimming
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