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Rattler Swimmers Don’t Take Breaks

With a district swim meet on January 28 fast approaching, these Rattler swimmers stay hungry for greatness and decide to keep working hard during their winter break to stay in tip top shape. Best of luck to these fine swimmers at their next swim meet, January 6th at the Tex Robertson Natatorium in Burnet, Tx.

The Coach Skip Gilkerson Holiday Sprint Classic

Even a year after his passing, Coach Skip Gilkerson still makes it to every swim meet. Where ever the rattler swim team goes, Skip’s poster sized photo can easily be found near by. Coach Skip touched the hearts of all his swimmers and was a monumental inspiration to those who surrounded him. In his honor, we have the […]

Starting the Season With a Splash

The Rattler swim team made quite the splash in the season’s first swim meet at Canyon High School. While winning third place over all, a total of 25 swimmers were able to achieve personal records in several events. An impressively staggering number to be set so early in the season. If this is how our Rattler swimmers […]

Latest Rattler Swimming Letterman Achievements

Well swim fans, its about that time when we recognize and congratulate our latest Rattler Swimming Letterman success stories. Our swim caps go off to these first time regional finalist for all the hard work and dedication they put into 2015-2016 swim season! Sydnie Counley (Freshman Letterman) Fallon Sheffield (Freshman Letterman) Maggie McMains (Freshman Letterman) James Mowan […]

San Marcos Welcomes Water Polo

Boys and Girls water polo teams are competing in water polo for the first time in school history.  Their first game is scheduled for April 21st against Anderson High School at the UT natatorium.

NFL Character Building Initiative

Our athletic program is built on one concept, build positive character in our athletes and our teams will prosper which in turn will make for a positive school and community culture.  The state of Texas has recognized our efforts.  Our athletic director, Mark Soto, was invited to a NFL sponsored Character Building Initiative on Tuesday February 16th. […]

Swim Takes 3rd in Gilkerson Classic

The swim team finished third overall at The ‘Coach Skip’ Gilkerson Sprint Classic swim meet.  Swimmers took home multiple lifetime best swims and by unanimous vote won the Most Spirited team award.  Captains were recognized for their outstanding leadership this year:  Ivan Smith, Hannah McComb, and Erica Sadler.

The ‘Coach Skip’ Gilkerson Holiday Sprint Classic

This Saturday’s swim meet has been renamed permanently to The ‘Coach Skip’ Gilkerson Holiday Sprint Classic Swim Meet. The meet will be held at the small pool at Texas State. The Aqua Sports Center is located across the street from Saltgrass Steakhouse on Sessom Dr. on the hill.  You can see the facility from the road.   It will begin […]

Sad News for our Rattler Nation Family

Dear SMHS Family, It is with a heavy heart to share that Coach Skip Gilkerson passed away this afternoon at approximately 1:25 pm.  His wife and sister were by his side, listening to his favorite John Denver song “Rocky Mountain High”.  His passing was peaceful and painless. Coach Skip was a man of great strength and integrity. May we […]

Swim and Dive Takes Home a WIN!

The San Marcos High School Swim and Dive team did swimmingly at districts this year! Mihai Lowe placed second in the district for diving; the boys took home 4th overall and the girls took 5th overall for swimming. 10 boys and 6 girls will move on to compete at Regionals this Friday and Saturday in […]

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