Category Archives: York YMCA

Courtney Harnish and Meghan Small provide more York YMCA swimming goodness

Led by Meghan Small and Courtney Harnish the incredible York YMCA swimming program concluded another YMCA National short course meet by bringing plenty of hardware back from Greensboro, N.C. Small dropped more than two seconds from her entry time and … Continue reading

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Courtney Harnish and York YMCA set two national records

Courtney Harnish was a part of two national record-breaking swims in Thursday’s third day of the 2014 YMCA Nationals Short Course. The West York freshman swam a 4:39.13 to not only win the 500 freestyle, but also broke a YMCA … Continue reading

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York YMCA swimming strong again at Orlando

Nine kids from the York YMCA swim team traveled to Florida for the Orlando Grand Prix last weekend and once again did very well against international competition. York Y coach Michael Brooks sent the following information via email from the … Continue reading

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Several former YAIAA standouts coming to town for PSAC swim championships

The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) swimming championships will be held at the Graham Aquatic Center at the York YMCA on Newberry Street from Thursday (Feb. 20) through Sunday (Feb. 23) and several former YAIAA swimming stars will be on … Continue reading

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PSAC swimming championships coming to York

The 2014 PSAC swimming championships will be held in York, February 20-23 at the Graham Aquatic Center. This will be the first year the terrific York YMCA facility on N. Newberry Street has hosted the meet that was held at … Continue reading

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A salute to a terrific guy

Even journalists that still do a fair amount of writing can struggle finding the right words sometimes and never was this truer than when I opened my email this morning. I got a message from Missy Mulcahy, whose daughter Shannon … Continue reading

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More York YMCA swimmers heading to Division I schools

Over the past several years, the York YMCA has been terrific in national competitions, including winning 11 national titles, while setting eight national records at the YMCA Short Course Nationals in Greensboro, N.C., last April. But what has made coach … Continue reading

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York YMCA smashes a Junior National record

The York YMCA swimmers were once again brilliant at the William Woollett Aquatic Center in Irvine, Calif., where the USA Long Course Junior Nationals were being held. It was there that the foursome of Courtney Harnish, Niki Price, Emily Ilgenfritz, … Continue reading

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York area swimming alumni excel in pool and out at the next level

The College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) recently released its All-American and Scholar All-American teams and both the YAIAA and York YMCA were well represented. Starting in Division I where Spring Grove grad Hali Flickinger (left), a former standout … Continue reading

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York YMCA does it again

The York YMCA swimming team had another great showing at the Y Nationals last week in Greensboro, N.C. as the club continues to establish itself as one of the best in the entire U.S. The York Y girls relay teams … Continue reading

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