Butler YMCA Swim Team

This link is for registered swimmers ONLYwww.teamunify.com/ambyac/


Test the Water is offered each September and allows swimmers to experience swimming competitively. After the 3-week trial program, swimmers may decide to join the Swim Team in October. This includes joining the YMCA and paying the Swim Team program fee.

NOTE: An emergency contact form needs to be completed for each child.

Butler Barracuda YMCA Swim Team
Did you know that the Butler Barracudas were District Champions last season? Many personal and team records were set as well.  The Swim Team season includes practices and meets through March of each year. It culminates with District and State meets. Please see the Swim Team registration form for pricing depending upon your child’s age and the number of days per week your child will practice.

Code of Conduct
The actions of each swimmer, parent and coach reflect upon the entire swim team and the Butler County Family YMCA.  All members of the Butler YMCA Swim Team, as well as their parents and coaches, are expected to abide by the Code of Conduct.
By joining this swim team, all swimmers and parents agree to follow this code at all times.

US Swimming Motivational Times


2012 YMCA National Championship Time Standards
2018 YMCA PA District Qualifying Times
BYAC Bylaws
Pump Award Winners
Team Records
USAS Information


BYAC Coaches


Please welcome Morgan as our new Head Swim Coach!
Coach Morgan swam for 11 years for BYAC, Penn Valley, Butler Country Club and Butler High School.  She has been the Assistant Swim Coach at Butler High School for the past two years.  She has a bachelors degree in Exercise Physiology.  When she is not in the pool, she enjoys spending time with her puppy and doing Yoga.



Coach Frank learned to swim at the age of 7 at Cubs Hall in a YMCA learn to swim program right before the current branch of the Butler YMCA was completed.  He was on the first team that used the then new facility in 1968.  Frank swam for BYAC and Butler High School before swimming for four years at John Carroll University where he made All-American status his freshman year.  Frank has coached at the Butler Y off and on since 1982.  Frank and his brother Larry are the owners of Frank Cicco Custom Tailors in downtown Butler.  Frank has two sons who swam for the Butler Y.



Please welcome Renee as a new Assistant coach this season! Renee is a Butler native who grew up swimming for BYAC and Penn Valley.  She later swam for Butler High School with her favorite event being the 200 Individual Medley. She spent 5 summers coaching Penn Valley’s swim team. Currently, Renee is substitute teaching in the Butler Area School District with a degree in middle level mathematics education. She enjoys running and cheering for the Pittsburgh sports teams.



Coach Corrie started swimming as a teenager and swam for both BYAC and Butler HS. She continued swimming at the collegiate level where she made All-American status as a freshman. After graduation she chose to swim with the Masters Swim Program where she attended the Masters Nationals in eight events and winning the National Title for the 1650 Freestyle and setting the record in that event. Corrie has been a part-time coach with BYAC for the past 17+ years. She also coaches the Penn Valley Swim Team over the summer. When she’s not at the pool, she is either teaching for BASD or spending time with her husband and two daughters.



BYAC Officers 2017-2018

President:  Jen Griffith
Vice President: Valerie Dryden
Treasurer:  Paula Crider
Secretary:  Nelson Ng

Swim Links

YMCA West District Meet
YMCA PA States Swimming
YMCA National Swimming
USS Allegheny Mountain Swimming
Western PA YMCA Swim Team League

Summer Leagues

Penn Valley