Congratulations to these high school student-athletes for earning awards this year.
Swimming - Varsity
The CCS varsity swim team completed the 2019-2020 season last week at the TAPPS Division II state championship. The boys team finished ninth overall and the girls team finished 15th. Elliott Jones was named Swimmer of the Meet.
CCS Senior swimmer, Elliott Jones is ranked in the top 100 swimmers in the world (18 & under) according to the USA Swimming World 100 list, 84th in the 100 backstroke and 61st in the 200 backstroke!
Our middle school swim team completed its inaugural season at the 2019 Southeast Texas Middle School Championships on Thursday, January 23 with five top-ten finishes.
The Warrior high school and middle school swim teams participated in their second meet of the season on Friday, December 6 at the Holiday Relay Meet at University of Houston.
We are proud to say that these six seniors who signed National Letters of Intent today, committing to play college athletics, represent 10% of the Class of 2020 with more seniors still to commit later in the year!
Our largest-ever swim team participated in the Ninth Annual Polar Bear Meet held at the Cy-Fair Natatorium on Saturday, November 9 and five school records were set.
Elliott Jones is already committed to Auburn University as he looks to defend his TAPPS state titles from the last two seasons. This summer, he qualified for the Olympic Trials.
The Houston Chronicle published an article on August 12, 2019, naming Cypress Christian School #11 in Houston for athletes for all high schools, public and private.
The Warriors took 10 swimmers to the TAPPS State Swim Meet in Mansfield, TX today. Junior, Elliott Jones became a state champion in both the 100 Back and 200 IM, setting TAPPS State and CCS school records in both events.
Junior, Elliott Jones, has verbally committed to continue his academic and athletic career at Auburn University. Elliott is a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American swimmer.
The CCS swim team sets five new school records and Elliott Jones is state champion in the Mens 100 Yard Backstroke and the East Regional Swimmer of the Meet.
The Cypress Christian Swim program took its largest team ever to the regional meet. Eleven swimmers participated in 15 events, five relays and 18 individual races. Elliott Jones set the pace by winning two events.
Elliott Jones holds his own with Olympic medalists at the TYR Pro Series Swim Meet in Austin, Texas.
Five female members of the swim team competed Saturday at the St. John 23 New Year's Classic.
The swim season does not get into full swing until after Christmas, but two CCS swimmers have gone to meets this year and have turned in personal best times, including a new school record in the 100 Back for Elliott Jones.