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Oct 27, 2014 - Albany meet
Albany meet: Saturday warm-ups are at 11am meet starts at noon for everyone, single session. Coach Michael Sunday warm-ups are at 9am meet starts at 10am for everyone, single session. Coach Zell
Oct 14, 2014 - Poinsettia Deadline
Dear Parents, I need to know your total flower count and color tomorrow so I can get our order in. As in the past if there are any left to sell we can keep going till they are all gone. Either bring i...
Oct 5, 2014 - Next swim meets
Dear Parents, We have 2 swim meets coming up. The Harvest meet in Newberg is October 24, 25, & 26. It is a 2 session meet on Saturday and Sunday with only distance events on Friday night. 12 & under i...
Sep 8, 2014 - Molalla Pool Meeting
The location for the meeting is the Molalla River School District Office: 412 S. Sweigle Ave. Molalla, OR 97038. Thank you and hope to see you there! This Thursday at 7pm, please wear your swim team...
Sep 8, 2014 - Molalla pool meeting, location is included
At this time the city has laid all pool staff off and do not plan to reopen the pool. Pretty sad city administrators group. Please let everyone know that there will be a school board meeting Thursda...
Aug 29, 2014 - Swim Team starts back!
Practice will start back at Woodburn pool September 3rd at 4pm. Tryouts Wed. - Friday 4-5pm. Molalla is not opening till September 15th. Hope to see you all back. Have a safe Labor Day weekend. Coach...
Jul 8, 2014 - Summer Blast #4 August 2nd
Parents, This is our last swim meet for the summer. If your swimmers want to go please let me know by July 18th. Our last practice at both pools is August 1st. We will return to practice in September...
Jul 1, 2014 - Coach Zell and texting
Dear Parents, I have disabled the text on my phone. Please feel free to call or email me but not text. Thank you, Coach Zell
Jun 28, 2014 - Swim A Thon
Dear Parents, If your swimmers raised any SAT money it needs to be turned in by July 1st. I have a deadline to turn in all the paperwork to USA Swimming and get them their percentage for this event. ...
Jun 10, 2014 - Summer Blast #3 July 5th
Dear Parents, Need to know who is going by June 20th. I have Harris x 2, Donaldson x 3?, Brown x 1, at this point. This is July 4th weekend. If you tell me your going and don't show you will still be ...
May 22, 2014 - No practice Memorial Day
Dear Parents, No practice at either pool on Monday. Enjoy a great weekend and Thank any active duty or veteran this weekend. They are why we have the freedom we enjoy each day. I need entries for the ...
May 17, 2014 - Mt Hood pool directions
Mt Hood Pool directions: 26000 SE Stark Gresham, OR 97030 503-667-7243 Directions: EASTBOUND: Take I-84 to exit 17 (Troutdale). Continue on past the fast food restaurants, turn right at light onto 2...
May 11, 2014 - Summer Blast May 17th
The following swimmers are entered into the Summer Blast meet. Cole B., Logan B, Morgan CR, Edan D, Chris & Vince K, Cole H, Olivia B, Sam C, Brenna D, Kayden H, Tajza H. Warmups are at 5pm be there ...
Apr 30, 2014 - Albany meet Time change on sunday
Pool address: 2150 36th Ave SE, Albany 97322 Friday night-Edan only 3:45pm 11 and Under both days 7:15am 12 & Over on Saturday 12:45pm 12 & O on Sunday 11:45am Time on Sunday for 12 & O has changed. ...
Apr 27, 2014 - Summer Blast May 17th
I need your entries in by May 1st for the Summer Blast on May 17th. No late entries. Remember this is an outdoor meet so come prepared as there is no cover if it rains. It is laid back and fun for the...
Apr 22, 2014 - Hanging Baskets order
Parents, Please confirm your order with me. I want to make sure that I have all orders since some were paper, emails, and verbal. Thank you, John
Apr 21, 2014 - Hanging Baskets
I will have them April 30th. I will try to get them to each pool that day. Will let you know as the time nears.
Apr 10, 2014 - MAC club address
Multnomath Athletic Club 1849 S.W. Salmon St. Portland, Or Forgot the address for those not having been there before.
Apr 10, 2014 - MAC meet changes
The morning sessions will stay the same. Please be there by 7:15am ready to swim both days, 12 & Under. The afternoon session 13 & over warmups will now start at Noon both days. Please be there by 11...
Mar 22, 2014 - Albany Meet May 2-4th, 2014
We have been invited to the Albany meet. It is based on having officials and timers for each session we are entered into. The morning session is 11 and under with 12 and over in the afternoons. Warmu...
Mar 21, 2014 - Region 12 Age-group champs
Edan swam the 100 back and 400 im today. His 100 back had some mistakes in it and he finished 16th with a 1:01.56. His 400 im improved 7.20 seconds with better bk, brst, and free splits. He finished ...
Mar 10, 2014 - Summer meets
We have the following meets so far for this summer. Summer Blast meet dates are: May 17th, June 7th, July 5th, and August 2nd. Enter with me as soon as you know. Albany meet, May 2-4, split age-groups...
Mar 9, 2014 - MAC meet
Parents, Last chance to get into this meet. I have Cole B., Edan D., Cole H., Vince K., Sam C., Brenna D., and Kayden H., entered into the meet. If there is anyone else that wants to go please let me...
Mar 7, 2014 - MAC LC Invite
MAC Long Course Invite, April 11-13, 2014 This meet is 12 & under in the morning and Open events in the afternoon. If you have any questions please contact me. You can go to both sessions for your ag...
Feb 16, 2014 - Albany meet, High School
Congratulations to all the WBST swimmers for posting up 78% best times at the Albany meet. Also a huge Congrats to Vince Kelly who qualified for High School State Swimming Champs in the 200Im & 100 Fl...
Feb 11, 2014 - Molalla Practice change
Molalla practice is cancelled Monday Feb. 17th due to the pool being closed. We will practice Tuesday instead at our normal time.
Feb 7, 2014 - Woodburn pool
Dear Woodburn parents, We did not know that the pool closed today. Michael found out when he went in for practice. Yes it would have been nice if they had called but they didn't.
Feb 7, 2014 - Molalla Practice cancelled today
Practice at Molalla is cancelled today Friday February 7th due to the weather. Woodburn will have practice as usual. if you have questions call me at 503-706-6806. Thank you, Coach Zell
Jan 31, 2014 - Albany Meet
Albany Meet, 2150 36th Ave SE, Albany 97322 Sunday February 16th, 2014 Please be there by 8:45 to prepare for warmups. Coach Sonya and I will both be there. Warmups starts at 9am and meet ends by 2pm....
Jan 17, 2014 - Molalla Practice cancelled
The Molalla pool is closed Monday the 20th of January for a holiday. They also have a swim meet on Wed. the 22nd. So we will practice Tuesday the 21st and Friday the 24th. You can go to Woodburn on a...
Jan 15, 2014 - Lebanon Meet information
Lebanon Community Pool, 1800 South 5th St., 97355 Please be at the pool by 7:40am each day. From Woodburn it is 50 minutes at speed limit. If you have any questions my cell is 503-706-6806. Coach Zell...
Jan 13, 2014 - Albany Last Chance meet
Our next meet is in Albany, February 16th. It is a single session meet. Starts at 9am and will end by 2pm. I need to know as soon as possible as this meet also has a maximum # of swimmers allowed. The...
Jan 9, 2014 - Lebanon Swim Meet
These swimmers are entered: Edan, Brenna, Kayden, Lukas, for both days. Emily V., for Saturday. Cole B., Vince, for Sunday only. If I missed you I need to know by 9pm tonight.
Jan 7, 2014 - Newberg Harvest meet
Harvest times: Friday night, Edan only be there by 4:45pm. Saturday & Sunday morning 12 & Under age-group: Be there by 7:45am. Saturday & Sunday afternoon 13 & Over, be there by 1pm. Chehalem Aquatic ...
Jan 5, 2014 - Lebanon Swim Meet
Lebanon swim meet, January 18th & 19th. This is a single session meet each day. I have 3 swimmers so far so if you want to go let me know by Tuesday night this week. Its a good first meet for beginner...
Nov 27, 2013 - Poinsettia Pickup
Dear Parents, Poinsettia pickup is December 4th at 11am at the Woodburn pool. Tonya is in charge for delivery and counting the flowers. Only after all flowers are counted can you take any of them. Mak...
Nov 17, 2013 - Molalla pool closure
Parents please read. Molalla Aquatic Center will be closed: November 28-30, 2013 December 24-29, 2013 You can attend the practices at Woodburn.
Nov 14, 2013 - Barracuda Officials Swim Clinic
We are hosting an Officials clinic Saturday November 23rd at the Molalla pool from 10am-2pm. Anyone interested in helping out the swim community please let me know. This position is what makes your sw...
Nov 12, 2013 - January swim meet in Newberg.
I need all entries for the January meet on the 10-12th by December 1st. Due to the Holidays the entries are due early. If you plan to attend please let me know by then. Calendar has been updated. ...
Nov 3, 2013 - Albany meet results
Well we had a super meet, with many best times and some DQ's. I saw allot of improvements in strokes and turns. Swimmers please remember what you do in practice comes back to haunt you in meets. Your ...
Nov 1, 2013 - Albany Meet times
Albany meet times: Saturday: please be there by 10:45am ready to swim. Meet starts at noon. Sunday: please be there by 8:45am ready to swim. Meet starts at 10am. Please plan to help time since we do n...
Oct 29, 2013 - Final Poinsettia order
Dear Parents, We need to finalize the order now. Most all the plants are sold out. If you have any orders that have not been turned in please do so now. I am posting our current order in the Documents...
Oct 17, 2013 - Officials Clinic
Parents, I am organizing an Officials Clinic for WBST. The team needs officials to help at meets and to run our meets if we choose to do so. Please let me know if you are interested and what days are ...
Oct 16, 2013 - Poinsettia order has been placed.
Parents, I have placed the order today and we are good on all the flowers ordered thru today. Al's said we could continue to sell any 6.5 plant. All the 8.5 plants are SOLD OUT so do not sell any of t...
Oct 14, 2013 - 2013 Poinsettia sale
Dear Parents, Tonya and I need all flower counts by tomorrow at 5pm October 15th. I have to turn them into Al's to make sure we get what we sold. Then they will tell us what is left to sell. Thanks, C...
Oct 9, 2013 - Harvest Meet
These are the warmup times that are in the meet information. They are subject to change and I will send that out if I get any. Friday afternoon, 5pm warmup. 6 start Sat. & Sun. morning, 8am wu 9am sta...
Oct 9, 2013 - Albany Meet in November
Just got the meet information for the Albany meet on November 2nd & 3rd. It is a single session meet both days. Sat. warmups are at 11am starting at noon. Sunday warmups at 9am and starts at 10am. All...
Oct 3, 2013 - 2013 Poinsettia Fundraiser Sale
Dear WBST Families, We are offering Al's Poinsettias again this year for our fundraising opportunity. I need to know as you sell them so I can keep track of what we have left. I need all sales thru Oc...
Sep 17, 2013 - Top 5 times and swim meets
Congratulations to Edan for getting into the top 5 in the 11-12 age group. He was 5th in the 100 back and 3rd in the 200 back. AWESOME! Harvest Meet: Friday is the last day to enter with me. Please le...
Sep 13, 2013 - 2013 Harvest Open
Harvest Open held October 11-13, 2013. Chehalem Aquatic Center in Newberg. Please let me know as soon as possible if your swimmer plans to go to the meet. It will fill quickly and I hope to have our ...
Aug 18, 2013 - Swim Team start up
Parents, We will be starting back September 4th at the Woodburn pool. At the Molalla pool it will be September 9th. We had some great meets near the end of the season with many best times and Edan Don...
Aug 2, 2013 - 13 & Over results
Edan had an amazing meet at the 13& Over Champs. He was 100% best times for the meet. That seldom happens for most athletes at championship meets. He won medals in 4 events and was 9th and 11th in the...
Aug 2, 2013 - Summer Blast
Dear Parents, We are timing lane 1 at the meet and doing head timer. Please check in with Raylene Donaldson to help out. Thanks and swim fast!
Jul 27, 2013 - Summer Blast #4
Swimmers and Parents, Last chance to enter the Summer Blast August 3rd. I need any entries by this Sunday. We have 10 swimmers at this point. No entries after tomorrow night. Please drop off the meet ...
Jul 27, 2013 - 13 & Over Champs update
Edan has swam exceptionally well the first 2 days. He made finals in both the 200 back and the 100 back. Edan also took 11 seconds off his 400 free and 22 seconds off his 400im today. In the 100/200 b...
Jul 14, 2013 - Summer Blast August 3rd.
Summer Blast meet August 3rd. Coach Michael will be at that meet. I need to know who wants to go by July 26th. Edan will be competing at the 13 & Over Champs July 26th-28th at Mt Hood pool in 6 events...
Jul 11, 2013 - July Summer Blast
Parents, We have head timer and lane 1 again. Raylene will do one side and if Tim or someone else can do the other that would be great. The meet is scheduled to be done by 9:30pm. We will need 2 paren...
Jul 7, 2013 - Summer Blast entries
The entries for the July 13th meet are sent. The following families are entered. Crump, Harris, Palmer, Schindler, Donaldson, Kelly x 2, Cullumbine-Robertson. When I find out what our job is I will le...
Jul 4, 2013 - Holiday Practice
Parents please remember there is no practice on July 4th or 5th at either pool. Enjoy the holiday weekend. Please thank the current duty and veterans that make this possible. Have a happy and safe Jul...
Jun 22, 2013 - Woodburn Pool Practice
Woodburn Pool Practice: Thanks to Kristen at the WMAC we were able to add back Wednesday afternoon practice starting June 26th. So the practice schedule is T/W/Th afternoon 4-5:30pm and M/W morning 6-...
Jun 15, 2013 - Summer Blast meet July 13th
Parents, If you are planning on going to the July Summer Blast meet please let me know. Due to the July 4th Holiday entries are due July 1st. No practice at any pool July 4th or 5th. Thank you, Coach ...
Jun 6, 2013 - Woodburn pool summer schedule
Parents, Starting next week June 10th the Woodburn pool pracitces are T/Th 4-5:30pm and M/W 6-7:30am. This is the pool time offered to us by the city. We will not be able to have practice on Fridays. ...
Jun 5, 2013 - Summer Blast meet June 8th
Parents, For this meet we are timing 1 lane for the meet. If you have not done this before we can teach you. There is enough parents going that we should be able to rotate every hour. We also need a h...
May 30, 2013 - June 8th Blast meet
If you have not told me you want to swim at this meet I need to know by this Sunday at 5pm June 2nd. I have Harris, Palmer, Thompson, Cullumbine, Donaldson, Hackett, and 2 Kelly's entered. The next me...
May 14, 2013 - Practice Cancelled May 24th & 27th.
Woodburn pool practice is cancelled on May 24th. It only affects Woodburn pool. There is no practice at either pool on Monday May 27th due to Memorial Day. Enjoy the long weekend. Make sure to Thank a...
May 13, 2013 - June 8th Summer Blast Meet
Deadline for this meet is May 31st. It is at Mt Hood Communtiy College and is an outside meet.
May 11, 2013 - Swim Meet & Swim A Thon
Last chance to enter for the Summer Blast meet on May 18th. I need to know by Sunday night May 12th. The meet is outdoors at the Mt. Hood Community College and starts at 5pm and will be done by 10pm. ...
Apr 10, 2013 - MAC meet warmup times
Parents if your swimmers are going to the meet here are the revised warmup times: 12 & Under warmups are at 7:30am each day. 13 & Over warmups are as highlighted below. All swimmers should be there 1...
Apr 6, 2013 - Swim Team Items for sale:
Dear Parents, We have the following Speedo items for sale: 2 - Black Parka's for sale SMALL at $80.00 each. 2 - Black Parka's for sale MEDIUM at $80.00 each. 3 - Black Parka's LARGE $80.00 each These ...
Apr 1, 2013 - Albany Meet
Albany meet is nearly full May 4/5. If you are interested and want to go I need to know by Tuesday night April 2nd. Thanks, Coach Zell
Mar 18, 2013 - Summer Swim Meets
The swim meet schedule is as follows: Albany May 4/5 split sessions. All can go to this meet. Entries due by April 15th. Summer Blast meets which are held at the Mt Hood Community College pool in Gres...
Mar 17, 2013 - MAC Meet
MAC meet entries: I have the following swimmers entered, Sat. morning, Morgan C/R, Kayden H. Sat. afternoon, Vince K, Edan D, Sam C, Sonya R. Sun. morning, none Sun. afternoon, Vince, Edan, Sonya, Jo...
Mar 14, 2013 - MAC ABC meet
MAC meet: Just heard from Coach Gary at the MAC. He can get us in if we have our entries done by this Sunday night. So if you want to go I need to know by Noon on Sunday to get it done. The meet is Ap...
Mar 10, 2013 - B/C meet
Well done WBST! We had 55 best times, 9 Dq's, and 7 swims with added times. I got 78% best times. Way to go! We learned allot and now lets get training towards our next meet. Some of you found out you...
Mar 6, 2013 - Lebanon Meet Times
Meet times: 10 & Unders, please be there by 8am both days. Warmups are at 8:15 with meet starting at 9:30am. Morning seesion to run about 2 & a half hours. 11 & Over, please be there at 11:15 with war...
Feb 25, 2013 - Hanging Baskets Order
Parents, The initial order for Hanging Baskets are due to me by Thursday this week. I have one family who has kept me up on what they have sold so far. If anyone else has sold any please let me know s...
Feb 4, 2013 - Hanging Baskets Fundraiser
Again this year we will offer the Al's Garden Hanging Baskets as a fundraiser. Any money raised will be put towards your fundraising part of the dues upto $25 per month. The baskets are 10" & 12" sun ...
Feb 4, 2013 - Swim Meet March 9/10 in Lebanon
Parents, If you want your swimmer to swim at the Lebanon swim meet please let me know by Friday as the meet will fill fast. If you have any questions please let me know. Coach Zell
Jan 31, 2013 - 2013 Pacific Crest B/C Meet
Our next swim meet is March 9 & 10. It is a B/C meet so anyone can go who doesn't have an A time in the events they swim. Please email me if your swimmers want to go as I need to enter them as soon as...
Jan 19, 2013 - Molalla Practice
Molalla Parents, We will have practice on Thursday Jan. 24th this week instead of Wed. Jan. 23rd. due to a high school meet. You still have the choice of going to Woodburn on Wed. if you want to. So...
Jan 10, 2013 - Newberg meet
Be at the pool for Warm-ups at 7:45am for the 10 & Under sessions both days with the meet starting at 9am. 11 & Over swimmers need to be at the pool by 11:45am for the afternoon Warm-ups with the mee...
Dec 19, 2012 - USA Dues, Holiday practice
USA dues for 2013 are due before your swimmer can participate in practice after January 1st. please get them to me this Thursday or Friday. The Molalla pool will be closed the week of Christmas. You c...
Dec 11, 2012 - Molalla pool, no practice 12/12/12
Molalla swimmers, There is no practice this Wed. due to a high school swim meet. You can go to Woodburn Tuesday and/or Thursday to make it up. Please check the team calendar for dates of other meets. ...
Dec 3, 2012 - Meet Schedule
Parents, All the meets are listed on the group calendar on the website. Please let me know what meet you are interested in for your swimmer. If you have questions please let me know and we will fit th...
Nov 22, 2012 - WBST Information
Poinsettia delivery is November 28th at the Woodburn pool at 11am. Please try to pick them up as soon as you can. Anyone who can help unload them and count them would be greatly appreciated. Tonya wil...
Nov 7, 2012 - KWSC Last Call
Parents, I have Kayden, Edan, James, and Morgan C. listed for the meet Dec. 1&2. If you want your swimmers to go I need to know by Friday. Thanks, Coach Zell
Oct 27, 2012 - 2012 KWSC Winter Blast
Our next swim meet is in Longview, Washington. Dates are December 1st & 2nd at the Dick Mealy Memorial Pool, 1602 Mark Morris Ct. We have attended this meet before and it is a fun and fast meet. Great...
Oct 25, 2012 - Harvest meet times have changed.
Parents and Swimmers, The start times for the meet have changed. 10 & Under swimmers be there at 9:45am both days. These seesions are about an hour and a half long. 11 & Over swimmers be there at 11:...
Oct 19, 2012 - Poinsettia sale
All the Poinsettia's are sold out. Please do not sell anymore as we can't fill the orders. Thank you, Coach Zell
Oct 16, 2012 - Harvest meet
Harvest meet address: Chehalem Aquatic Center 1802 Haworth Ave, Newberg, Oregon 97132
Oct 16, 2012 - Harvest Meet information
Harvest meet swimmers: Events 4-15 & 26-36 please be at the pool by 7:45am to get ready for warm-ups. Meet starts at 9am. Coach Michael will be there Saturday morning and I will be there Sunday mornin...
Oct 14, 2012 - Swim Meet entries
Harvest Open entries: I have the following families entered into the meet. Please let me know if your not entered and wanted to go. Burge, Crump, Harris, Palmer, Widing, and Young. Meet information, a...
Oct 9, 2012 - Poinsettia's Sale and Swim meet
Dear Parents, If you have not contacted me in regards to the swim meets please do so ASAP. Entrys are due this Friday. The Poinsettia's Sales orders are Due this Friday to either Tonya or myself. Reme...
Oct 1, 2012 - Harvest Open Swim Meet
Swim meet signup! Our first meet is October 26-28 in Newberg. Just a short drive away. I need to know by October 11th if you plan to go. Once you have told me your athlete is going all fees will be bi...
Aug 19, 2012 - September start up & bills
WBST Parents, We will be starting again on September 5th at both pools. The bills for Septmeber will be going out this week. Please pay by the 10th as this is the only income for the team and it is n...
Jul 26, 2012 - 10 & Under & 11 & Over Champs Results
Jul 14, 2012 - Great Swimming Day for WBST
Wow what a great day for swimming. Our loan 10 & Under swimmer Will LaDuca had an awesome day taking 6 seconds off his 100 meter free. He placed 15th in the 50 breast for a ribbon. Our Saturday Night ...
Jul 8, 2012 - Summer Blast Meet July 14th
Dear Parents and swimmers, The last Summer Blast meet is July 14th at the Mt Hood Community College pool. Warmups are at 5pm as usual so please be there by 4:45pm to get ready. Coach Katie will be the...
Jun 21, 2012 - Summer Blast July 14th
Parents, I need to know if you plan to have your swimmers at the last Summer Blast meet on July 14th? Please let me know by July 4th so I can get the entries in on time. If you have questions please a...
Jun 17, 2012 - Monday Morning Practice Cancelled
Dear Parents and Swimmers, Due to illness I will not beable to run morning practice June 18th at Woodburn pool. I appolagize but it is beyond my control. Thank you, Caoch Zell
Jun 11, 2012 - Practice Time Reminder
Pracitce times are as follows: Woodburn, M/W 6-7:30am & T/Th 4-5:30pm 2 lanes. Molalla, M/W/F 4:30-6pm 2-3 lanes. You can go to any of the practices at either pool.
May 25, 2012 - Memorial Day Practices cancelled
Parents and Swimmers, There will not be practice on Monday the 28th at either pool. Please don't forget why Memorial Day exists. Thank a Veteran or active duty military as that is why we are free and ...
May 23, 2012 - Summer Blast #2 June 9th.
Parents, Last chance to get in on the Summer Blast #2. I have so far: Aldrich, Brown, Donaldson, Kelly, Crump, and Palmer. Let me know if you want to go or if your not going. Thanks, John
May 10, 2012 - Summer Blast May 19th
Last chance to enter the Summer Blast for May 19th. Please let me know by Sunday May 13th.
Apr 13, 2012 - Summer Blast Meets
Parents, Please let me know if your swimmers are going to swim at the Summer Blast Meets. They are at the Mt. Hood Community college pool and start at 5 pm. Entries are due a week before the meet but ...
Apr 9, 2012 - Monthly Fees change
Dear WBST Parents, Effective May 1st a fee of $25. will be added to your first swimmer for Fundraising. I will need a parent or parents to step up to run fundraising for it to be offered. This elimant...
Apr 9, 2012 - Emails
Dear Parents, You must now log in at least once to verify your email address or you will not get emails from the website. This is a new safety feature from the company who manages our site. Thanks, Co...
Feb 26, 2012 - MAC meet and Summer Blast meets
Parents, We have been invited to the MAC meet on April 13-15. It is a long course meet so the swimmers can start getting times for the summer Champ meets. Please let me know who wants to go. The Summe...
Feb 18, 2012 - 10 & Under Champs
10 & Under Champs report. Will LaDuca swam 3 best times today. Earning a Medal with a great performance in the 50 breast. He also just finished out of the ribbons in the 50 Fly. Congratulations Will! ...
Feb 15, 2012 - Hanging Baskets for Sale
Dear Parents, The Hanging Baskets are for sale thru the end of the month. This is the last fundraiser for the short course season. We sold these last year with very good success. They are beautiful an...
Feb 13, 2012 - Next swim meet
Dear WBST Families, Our next team swim meet is the 2012 Pacific Crest Invite B/C meet. It is in Lebanon on March 10th & 11th. It is a B/C meet so if you have A times you can't swim those events. I wil...
Jan 8, 2012 - Shark Chase Meet
WBST had a great meet! We were 72% best times with all swimmers achieving at least one best time swim. Congratulations to all. I want to Thank all the coahces for preparing the swimmers for this mee...
Jan 7, 2012 - Lebanon Meet
Last chance for the Lebanon meet Jan. 21&22. I need to know ASAP if you plan to go. I have Aldrich for Sat., LaDuca's for S/S, Palmer for Sat., Carr for S/S., Donaldson for S/S. Please email if you wa...
Jan 2, 2012 - Molalla Pool
Molalla pool opens for practice on Wed. January 4th with a new pool heater. See you all there. Coach Zell
Dec 17, 2011 - Molalla Pool closed
Parents, Due to heater failure the Molalla pool is closed till January 3rd 2012. We will be back in the pool on January 4th at normal time. You are welcome to swim at Woodburn or Silverton during the ...
Dec 4, 2011 - pool closure
Parents, Please check the website calendar for pool closures due to high school meets. Thanks, Coach Zell
Nov 29, 2011 - Pool Closure High School Meets
Dear Parents, Please check the calender for cancelled practices due to high school meets. If not listed then we are having practice. Coach Zell
Nov 29, 2011 - Fundraising
Dear WBST Families, We have till next Monday to sell Poinsettias. Al's will deliver them on Wed. Dec. 7th at the Woodburn pool at 11am. Please arrange to pick them up by 6pm. They have no where to put...
Nov 24, 2011 - No Practice November 25th.
There will not be practice at Woodburn or Molalla pools on Friday November 25th. Please remember the Poinsettia sale needs to be turned in Monday the 28th to Tonya. Keep selling thru the weekend. The ...
Nov 7, 2011 - Fundraising and Pool Contract
Please send how many flowers you have sold and what they are to Tonya. She needs to keep track of them in case we sell out of any of them. We are back at the WMAC with a 2 year contract. Our practic...
Nov 2, 2011 - WMAC agreement
Dear Parents, After accidently running into Scott Derickson Woodburn's City Admin. tonight we have a 2 year contract which hopefully will be signed tomorrow. This means we will back in the pool Friday...
Nov 1, 2011 - Swim Meet Schedule
These are the meets I was able to get us in. Since we have no officials to assist at meets I have to work us in where I can do things so the kids can swim. There is a S&T clinic this weekend in McMinn...
Oct 31, 2011 - Woodburn pool practice cancelled.
Dear Parents, As hard times still exist we tried to negotiate a reasonable pool fee with WMAC. Jim Row would not budge off the $450 per month even though we tried to explain what we could pay thru Mar...
Sep 29, 2011 - Woodburn Pool Open
WBST Parents, The Woodburn pool will be open for practice starting Oct. 3rd. Time is 4:30-6pm M-F. Thank you, Coach Zell
Aug 28, 2011 - Swim team starts again.
Dear WBST Families, The pools open again on the following dates: Wdbn pool on Oct. 3rd. Molalla on Sept. 12th. Silverton on Sept. 6th. Thanks, Coach Zell
Jul 18, 2011 - Swin a Thon This Week
Swimmers, The first swimmer at each pool to turn in and swim their SAT will get a new Dolphin practice suit at each pool. Be the first to give your coach a completed pledge sheet for $125 and do your ...
Jun 18, 2011 - Last Swim Meet
The last summer blast meet will be held July 2nd at Mt Hood pool. If you want your swimmer entered I need to hear from you. Entry date deadline is June 24th. These are fun and fast meets. If you have ...
Jun 18, 2011 - Swim-A-Thon Information
Dear WBST Parents, The SAT information will get to the coaches this week. Each family has a financial obligation of $125 for the summer season. This will give you the way to reach that amount. The SAT...
Jun 1, 2011 - Summer News
Dear WBST Parents, Hard to believe it?s June already. The Summer Blast meets are under way and we have one more left after this weekend (June 4th). The meets are fun and quick with the last meet...
May 23, 2011 - Summer Blast #2
Dear Swimmers and Parents, The Summer Blast meets continue. #2 is June 4th at Mt Hood pool at 5pm. It is outdoors and I need to know by Friday May 27th if you want to go. Please email me and I will en...
May 9, 2011 - Summer Meets
Parents and Swimmers, Please let me know if you want to enter the Summer Blast meets. At this time these are the meets we are going to this summer. Deadline for May 21 is this Friday. Thank you, Coach...
May 2, 2011 - Mothers Day Invite
Parents with swimmers going to the Mothers Day Invite, Please be at the pool by 8:15am. Location is Linfield Aquatic Center, Linfield College, McMinnville, Or. The best directions are on the Linfield ...
Apr 19, 2011 - Summer Blast Meet Dates
The Summer Blast Meet Dates are here. May 21st, June 4th, and July 2nd. The meets run from 5pm-10pm all on Saturday nights at the Mt Hood Community College in Gresham. Its a great time, quick, easy, ...
Apr 11, 2011 - Mothers Day meet
Dear Parents, I have our entries ready for the Mothers Day meet at Linfield College with the swimmers who have contacted me. Aldrich, Donaldson, Crump, Hernandez, Kaatz, Kuenzi, and Palmer. If there ...
Apr 1, 2011 - MAC meet
WBST Parents and Swimmers, I got a call today from Coach Gary at the MAC Club. They have a meet next weekend that we were not invited to before. They have room for 25 swimmers so if you would like t...
Mar 30, 2011 - Next Swim Meet
Our meet schedule this spring has been harder as most meets are requiring certified officials to get entered. The April 24th meet has been cancelled. Our next meet I can get swimmers in is on May 7th ...
Mar 1, 2011 - Meet Schedule
Due to the challenges at the woodburn pool this year we will not be hosting our annual Tulip Festival meet. We didn't get invited to the Oregon City meet so our next meet will be April 24th at the Mul...
Feb 21, 2011 - Corrected Hanging Basket Sales Form
WBST Parents, The corrected sales form for the Hanging Baskets has been placed under documents. Thanks, Coach Zell
Feb 18, 2011 - No Practice for Molalla on President's Day
Hello All Molalla Parents, I'm just letting you know that there will not be practice on Monday, February 21st, because the Molalla pool is closed for some lifeguard training. Thanks and I'll see you...
Feb 17, 2011 - Hanging Basket Sale
Dear Parents, We have decided to offer Al's Hanging Baskets to sell for a Fundraiser. As we can't hold swim meets at Woodburn anymore for now we are offering these to take the place of the meets. The ...
Jan 16, 2011 - Lebanon Invite
The meet warm-ups start at 8am both days. Doors open at 7:30am to the pool. Meet starts at 9am. Your coach has your entry sheet. The pool address is: 1800 South 5th St. Lebanon, Or 97355 My cell is 50...
Jan 3, 2011 - 2011 Lebanon Invite
The Lebanon Invite is our next swim meet. Due to cancelling our meet in February this is one of the meets left to attend. If you did not sign up for it and want to go please let me know by Friday Janu...
Dec 28, 2010 - Tenative Contract Reached
Dear Woodburn pool Swimmers and Parents, Let me start by saying contract negotiations are never easy, fun, or free. Saying that we have reached a tentative contract. As most of you will know that ...
Dec 5, 2010 - Woodburn Pool Practice Cancelled
Dear Parents, Coaches, & Athletes, We are still negotiating the contract. At this time we have decided to pull out of WMAC till we have a contract. There will be no practice at the WMAC till Janua...
Sep 25, 2010 - Silverton Pool
Dear Parents and Swimmers: September 30th will be the last practice at the Silverton pool. We will do tryouts in late February for the team. We are closing down that training site due to very low numb...
Jun 14, 2010 - Jamie Gets a Facial!
Jamie was the chosen pie victim last Friday, June 11 th . Chloe brought in the most money for the 3 rd week of Swim-a-Thon and got to pie the coach of her choice. Jamie enjoyed the strawberry and w...
Jun 8, 2010 - Coach Michael and Coach John Get Pied!
During the first week of Swim-a-Thon Ellie Anderson brought in the most money, so Friday, June 4, she had the pleasure of pie-ing Coach Michael Kahrman. The second week of Swim-a-Thon Ka...
May 17, 2010 - Swim-a-Thon is here!
Swim-a-Thon packets will be handed out this week, May 17th. Official Date : Friday, June 18th. If necessary swimmers may swim their SAT laps on a different day, preferably, between Mon., June ...
Jul 8, 2009 - July Newsletter
Dear Barracuda Parents, As the summer long course season comes to a close I want to remind every family that their fundraising commitment is due in full by August 31 st . after that date late fees ...
Jun 18, 2009 - Sarah Cremes Coach Zell
Sarah brought in $275 worth of pledges last week and was chosen to pie a coach with a special recipe pie. For some reason she chose to creme Coach John Zell. Last week swimmers and coaches alike t...
Jun 9, 2009 - Zell Chosen as Pie Victim
For the third time Coach Zell was selected for a pie in the face. Chloe again raised the highest amount in Swim-a-Thon pledges and chose John Zell as her victim. John enjoyed a pie of raspberry jam ...
May 29, 2009 - Chloe Anderson pies coach Dave
For the last week in May Chloe Anderson brought in almost $100 in pledges and got to pie coach Dave. Dave?s wife and daughter were present for the occasion.
May 28, 2009 - Cassie Peden 1st to Pie Zell
Cassandra Peden raised the most money for Swim-a-Thon during the week of May 11-15 and got to pie the coach, John Zell. The following week Katie Palmer checked in with $95.00 worth of pledges and th...
Apr 30, 2009 - Swim-a-Thon Pledge Sheets Have Been Handed Out
WBST Swim-a-Thon (SAT) 2009 Official Date : Wednesday, June10, 2009 (Or make arrangements with your coach for an alternate date; last day to swim is Friday, June 12) Time : Swim Team Practice...
Apr 30, 2009 - Swim-a-Thon Prize List
SWIM-A-THON PRIZE LIST 2009 Swimmers are only eligible for prizes if all money earned is turned in by June 22 nd $100 Montano?s Polar Fleece Mittens or Ear Muffs or Pull Float or Roll-u...
Apr 6, 2009 - April Newsletter from Coach Zell
Dec 30, 2008 - Newsletter updates
Newsletter infromation from the coaches are now in their respective Swimmers Corner News!
Nov 27, 2008 - December Newsletter
Hello swimmers, first off, I think everyone did great at the swim meet.All the new swimmers performed well as well as our returning swimmers. I know quite a few of you got DQ?d, but we?re going to w...
Oct 24, 2008 - November Newsletter
From Woodburn Age-Coach David Morelli I love swimming and it has been a part of my life in one way or another for 40 years. I believe it is the best sport for young children. It teaches them that th...
Aug 27, 2008 - Barracuda Pictures
I will try to rotate pictures of our swimmers and program thru this News section along with the front page. Enjoy and check back often. This is Lex our Open Water Qween with her Hardware from a long...
Jul 8, 2008 - July News
WELCOME The cover is off so remember we are exposed to the elements. So come prepared for what ever weather we could be having. The Barracudas will be sharing the pool with the Silverton Summer Leag...
Jun 1, 2008 - June Newsletter
June Newsletter & Information To all Barracuda Swimming Families, Effective June 1 st , 2008; athletes must attend 80% of all workouts offered in order to attend the Long Course Championship Mee...
Jun 1, 2008 - Practice requirments for Championship meets!
Effective June 1st, 2008 each swimmer much attend 80% of all practices available for that group in order to be entered in the Championship meets in July. This gives the coaching staff and athletes t...
May 1, 2008 - Mays Newsletter
It is with great sadness and definitely a heavy heart that I am leaving the Woodburn Barracudas and the Willamette Valley. This has been an incredibly tough decision, but something that I needed to ...
Apr 9, 2008 - Tulip Festival and SAT
Hi coaches, masters swimmers, and swim parents: Just wanted to thank all of you for making the Tulip Festival meet a wonderful success. I received compliments from people from other teams about how ...
Apr 1, 2008 - April Newsletter
Coach Cindy at Silverton Pool: I would like to welcome our new swimmer Carissa Grambusch to the team. Also want to congratulate Jenna Agenbroad in moving up to the Sr. Group The swim ? a ? thon fo...
Mar 1, 2008 - March Newsletter
Congratulations to Chloe Anderson who is being awarded the $5 gift certificate from Mugsey?s Bagels in Woodburn due to her exceptional swims at the WBST Last Chance Meet. Chloe took off time in ever...
Feb 1, 2008 - February Newsletter
Coach Cindy By now everyone should have received the information about the Web site and is able to sign on. Most information will be posted on the site, including practice changes and all upcoming e...
Jan 10, 2008 - New Website
The new website is up and running Today! It will develope as everyone gets comfortable using it including the coaches / parents charged with updating their sections. If you have suggestions please ...