US Open set to begin in Texas

July 02, 2013, 12 a.m. (ET)

INDIANAPOLIS - Elite synchronized swimmers from around the world will gather in Irving, Texas, for the 2013 U.S. Open Synchronized Swimming Championships, July 9-13.

The event is hosted by the Pirouettes of Texas Synchronized Swimming Club.

Swimmers will compete for titles in solo, duet, trio, team and combo in the junior and senior divisions at the North Lake College Natatorium.

Club teams from the United States will compete against teams from other countries including Canada, China and Mexico. A U.S. national team selected for the U.S. Open also will compete.

For more on the 2013 U.S. Open, go to

Members of the U.S. Open national team are:

Morgan Boneberg (Walnut Creek Aquanuts), McKinzie Chelberg (Walnut Creek Aquanuts), Elizabeth Davidson (Riverside Aquettes), Alyssa Hoying (Indy Synchro), Jamie Kuchan (Walnut Creek Aquanuts), Isabella Park (La Mirada Aquabelles), Jasmine Pulido (Santa Clara Aquamaids), Sarah Rodriguez (Santa Clara Aquamaids), Alexa Tchekmarev (Walnut Creek Aquanuts), and Claire Wang (Santa Clara Aquamaids).