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Welcome to GCU Club Swimming

If you have a passion for building lifelong friendships, sharing your passion for swimming with other students on campus and across the country, and helping to set new program records for excellence every year, GCU Club Swimming is the place for you!

GCU Club Swimming members participate in several events, including the breaststroke, backstroke, freestyle, butterfly and individual medley. GCU Club Swimming creates a fun and competitive environment that has yielded success in and out of the water, since we’ve continued to increase our roster numbers each year, and in 2017-18, placed first in both the Phoenix Swim Club Octoberfest and UCLA CISCA Meets. GCU Club Swimming’s Travel Team averages competing in a different meet every month from September through March.

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GCU Club Swimming Results

2021 Canyon Classic

2021 Golden State Athletic Conference Championship

2020 Canyon Classic

2020 UCLA Winter Invitational

2020 NAU Winter Classic

2020 Southwest Classic Invite

2020 UCSD Winter Invitational

2019 Collegiate Club Swim and Dive Nationals

GCU Club Swimming Records

GCU Club Swimming Schedules

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Day Date   Opponent/Details Location Time Score
Friday 02/12/2021 Golden State Athletic Conference Championship Ottawa University - Southwest YMCA 12:00 PM W
Saturday 02/13/2021 Golden State Athletic Conference Championship Ottawa University - Southwest YMCA 12:00 PM W
Saturday 03/06/2021 Canyon Classic GCU - Antelope Pool 10:00 AM FINISHED
Saturday 04/10/2021 College Club Swimming Nationals - Session 1 Day 1 Antelope Pool 10:00 AM ATTENDED
Saturday 04/10/2021 College Club Swimming Nationals - Session 2 Day 1 Antelope Pool 3:30 PM ATTENDED
Sunday 04/11/2021 College Club Swimming Nationals - Session 1 Day 2 Antelope Pool 10:00 AM ATTENDED
Sunday 04/11/2021 College Club Swimming Nationals - Session 2 Day 2 Antelope Pool 3:30 PM ATTENDED

A Team

  • Alyssa Dominguez
  • Antonio Di Ianni
  • Brandon Persky
  • Brooks Birkinbine
  • Cade Klement
  • Calvin Fagley
  • Corinne Whisenant
  • Emily Sainz
  • Evan Kliewer
  • Felix Martinez
  • Gabriella Dean
  • Giselle Fenby
  • Iliana Kaiser
  • James Lees
  • Jensen Perry
  • Kallysta Cox
  • Marcus Giuliani
  • Mark Mwesigwa
  • Megan Wilkins
  • Merrick Taylor
  • Noah Tople
  • Roy Moore
  • Sam Jones
  • Savanna Paredes
  • Simon Moore
  • Tyree Thomson

B Team

  • Abigail Chalmers
  • Anne Yost
  • Annie Pullella
  • Claire Bigler
  • David Loewen
  • Eli Abraham
  • Eric Allen
  • Grace Smeltzer
  • Jacob Mitts
  • Jeremiah Urban
  • Kathryn Porco
  • Keegan McGonigle
  • Kristal Jensen
  • Madisyn Macklin
  • Mattison Maret
  • Mia Manzo
  • Ramsey Tucker
  • Sam Perry

GCU Club Swimming Coaching Staff

Jeremy Phung

Head Coach
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Jeremy Phung founded the GCU Club Swimming program in 2016 and will be entering his fifth year as head coach. Since the program’s inception, Phung has  coached the team to victories over programs such as UCLA, USC and UCSD, led numerous athletes to compete in the National Championships and joined GCU to the Collegiate Club Swimming (CCS) league, which includes over 150+ club programs across the nation.

Phung is a Grand Canyon University graduate with a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science with an emphasis in Sports Performance. He began swimming at the age of six and attended high school at a hometown college preparatory, Gilbert Classical Academy, where he was a three-year state swimmer and served as team captain his senior year. He also has experience swimming for the Rio Salado Swim Club and is a member of U.S. Masters, the national non-profit swimmers’ organization. As a masters swimmer, Phung finished first in his age division at the Arizona Long Course State Championship meet in 2016. Phung also has six years of experience as a swim instructor, teaching children from the ages of three to seventeen, as well as five years of coaching experience at GCU. 



Parker Freeman

Assistant Coach

Parker Freeman heads to his third year as a part of Jeremy Phung’s Grand Canyon University Club Swimming coaching staff.  Freeman is a Phoenix-area native, having graduated from Chandler High School, and was a member of the Wolves’ Swimming team.  Freeman was also a standout member of the Lopes’ Club Swimming team before moving up to a coaching position. 

Freeman recently graduated from GCU with a Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies with a minor in Military Service. Along with coaching, Freeman continues to work as a public safety officer on campus. 

Rachel Newcomb

Assistant Coach

Phoenix local Rachel Newcomb is entering her second year coaching with GCU Club Swimming where she hopes to learn more and have fun.

Being passionate about serving her community, she has always loved to be involved she was a teenager. In 2017 she began coaching for her former High School swim team in Tolleson, AZ. There she has coached both new and experienced swimmers while working alongside her former swim coach. 

Newcomb graduated from GCU in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Pre- Physical Therapy and a minor in Psychology. She plans continue her education in graduate school to pursue a Master’s or Doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy.