The Cuda Nation

BBST Newsletter, Volume 11, Issue 11--June 23, 2019

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Barracudas take 4th place

Way to go Cudas! Not bad for our first year in the new division.

Final score:

Stonegate 1322

Wortham 1314

Coles 1275.5

Bridgeland 987.5

Fairfield 636

awards ceremony

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End of season survey

We hope that all our swim team families had a wonderful 2019 swim season.

Here is the link for this year's survey. I encourage all of you take a few minutes to answer the questions in here. As a board, we read all responses and take your comments and suggestions into consideration when we are planning for next year.

Please respond by 7/1.

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record breakers-updated!


8U girls medley relay-BBST v. Wortham 1:19.07

8U girls 25 breast-BBST v. Wortham 20.91

8U girls 25 fly-BBST v. Coles 17.00

8U girls 25 fly-Divisionals 16.50

7/8 girls 25 free-BBST v. Fairfield 15.69

7/8 girls 25 back-BBST v. Wortham 18.75

7/8 girls free relay-BBST v. Wortham 1:14.81

7/8 girls 25 free-Divisionals 15.53

7/8 girls 25 back-Divisionals 18.47

10U 50 free-Divisionals 31.35

9/10 girls 100 medley relay-BBST v. Woodlands 1:09.62

9/10 boys 25 breast-Divisionals 18.10

9/10 boys 25 fly-Divisionals 14.78

13/14 girls 200 free relay-BBST v. Coles 1:57.21

13/14 girls 200 free relay-BBST v. Stonegate 1:56.03

13/14 girls 200 free relay-Summer Thunder 1:54.89

13/14 girls 50 free-Divisionals 27.57

13/14 boys 200 free relay-Divisionals 1:44.35

15-18 womens 50 free-BBST v. Coles 27.25

15-18 mens 200 medley relay-BBST v. Fairfield 1:46.29

15-18 mens 50 back-BBST v. Fairfield 59.90

15-18 mens 50 back-BBST v. Fairfield 58.68

15-18 mens 200 free relay-BBST v. Fairfield 1:35.57

15-18 mens 100 IM-Divisionals 58:47

15-18 mens 50 fly-Divisionals 25.07


8U girls 25 breast-BBST v. Coles 21.42

8U girls 25 fly-BBST v. Coles 17.00

7/8 girls 25 free-BBST v. Coles 16.14

7/8 girls 25 back-BBST v. Coles 18.78

9/10 boys 50 free-BBST v. Coles 32.26

15-18 mens 200 medley relay-BBST v. Coles 1:18.94

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Family folders

Family folders will be handed out at the awards ceremony on Monday. All ribbons, pics, etc that you have not picked up this season will be included.

If you cannot attend awards, Michelle Marshall will have all the family folders and trophies at her house 12110 Bayou Junction Rd. All items must be picked up by 7/31. Please contact Michelle at

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Invitational meets

RWB - Red, White and Blue

Campbell Middle School Natatorium
11415 Bobcat Rd, Houston, TX 77064

Meet is Friday, June 28th-Sunday, June 30th

PI - Ponderosa Invitational

CFISD Natatorium
12550 Windfern Rd
Houston, TX 77064

Meet is Saturday, June 29th and Sunday, June 30th.
Prelims start at 9am with Finals beginning at 5:30 pm.

More information is available on our website and an email went out from our invitational chair, Laura Eshelman.

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Invitational meet practice

Here are the times for practice the week of 6/24-6/28. These practice times are only for those swimmers that are attending Red, White and Blue or Ponderosa Invitational meets.
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Bridgeland Bears swim camp

Attention, Barracudas with rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade swimmers…

Bridgeland High School will offer a summer swim camp the weeks of 6/17 and 6/24, and we would like your swimmer to attend! The camp will go from 10am to 12pm noon, Mon-Thur daily both weeks, and all athletes zoned to BHS are eligible to attend. The cost for the camp is $70, and a current athletic physical is required to be on file at the BHS Trainer’s Office.

More information can be found at this link: .

If interested, please sign up soon, as spots are limited to 40 for the summer camp. If you have questions, feel free to contact Coach Perkins, at

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2019 Bridgeland Barracuda sponsors

Thank you to all of our amazing sponsors!

Cuda Families, we encourage you to show your support of these businesses as a thank you for their contributions to our swim team.

Go Cudas!

Title sponsor

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Charles E. Dyer IV

Gold sponsors

silver sponsors

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The Goddard School

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Bronze sponsors

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· Fleet Summer Camps: Morning, afternoon or full day camps, 4 sessions available starting June 3 – June 28th.

· Fleet Pre-Team Clinics: Weekly training sessions starting June 24 – August 15th.

· Fleet New Member Trial Program gives you an opportunity to join the team on a trial basis without the standard yearly commitment, starting August 19th through September 13th.

· Fleet First Swim School: Offering Group, Semi-private & Private lessons, as well as Mini-Sessions, 4 straight days of swim lessons.

thank you to our 2019 butterfly sponsors

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Contact us

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding the Bridgeland Barracuda Swim team, please feel free to contact the Board of Directors, For individual board members, see the BBST website.

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