USA Synchro Names Age Group National Teams

May 17, 2010, 12 a.m. (ET)
INDIANAPOLIS United States Synchronized Swimming announces the 2010 11-12 and 13-15 National Teams following the conclusion of the Age Group Team Trials Phase 1 & 2 held at the IU Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI, May 13-16.

Both Teams will represent the United States at the UANA Pan American Age Group Championships in Lima, Peru, Sept. 1-5.

2010 11-12 National Team:
Emma Burns (Las Vegas, Nev.), Olivia Ekberg (Gilbert, Ariz.), Natalie Fletcher (Concord,
Calif.), Julia Li (Mesa, Ariz.), Karen Li (San Jose, Calif.), Catalina Nedelcu (Riverside, Calif.),
Marissa Ricks (Mesa, Ariz.), Eryn Schmisseur (Phoenix, Ariz.), Leilah Talukder (Los Gatos, Calif.) and Arina Yu (Cypress, Calif.).

The 11-12 National Team will be coached by Julie Thaden and Sara Lowe. The Team will train this summer in Lake Placid, N.Y.

2010 13-15 National Team:
Emma Baranski (Hamden, Conn.), Elizabeth Davidson (Northridge, Calif.), Emily Drew
(Bothell, Wash.) Julia Grizanti (Tonawanda, N.Y.), Lorraine Hack (Olympia, Wash.) Rachel
Hyon (Cypress, Calif), Jamie Kuchan (Mesa, Ariz.) Shiree Lee (Cerritos, Calif.), Isabella Park
(Rolling Hills Estates, Calif.) Sarah Rodriguez (San Antonio, Texas.), Suying Rothrock (Walnut
Creek, Calif.), and Marisa Tashima (Lafayette, Calif.).

The 2010 13-15 National Team will be coached by Tammy McGregor and Yuka Yeh. The Team will train in Pleasant Hill, Calif., at Diablo Valley College.

Please contact Taylor Payne at or 317-507-3410 for more information
concerning the 2010 U.S. National Synchronized Swimming Teams.