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SCSC Weekly Chlorine - Week of 12/9/12

 

Schedule for the Week of 12/10/12
National(International)
No Morningsnew!
M-F Swim 3:30-5:30pm
TTh Dryland 5:30-6:30pm
Saturday Swim 6:00-8:30am
Saturday Dryland/Yoga 8:30-9:30am
Senior 1 (International)
TTh Swim 5:30-6:30am
M-F Swim 3:30-5:30pm
MWF Dryland 5:45-6:30pm
Saturday 6:00-8:00am
Senior 2(International)
TTh 5:30-6:30am (optional)
M-F 3:30-5:30pm
MWF Dryland/Core 5:45-6:15pm
Saturday 6:00-8:00am
Senior 2 / Make-Up
MWF Dryland/Core 5:00-5:30pm
M-F 5:45-7:30PM
Gold(girls and boys) (International)
TTh Dryland 4:45-5:15pm
M-F 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday 7:30-9:30am
Blue (International)
M-F 5:45-7:30pm
Saturday 7:30-9:30am
Yellow 1 (International)
M-F 4:15-5:45pm
TTh Dryland 5:55-6:15pm
Saturday 9:30-11:00am
Yellow 2
M-F 4:00-5:15pm (Wilson)
Saturday 9:30-11:00am (ISC)
Yellow 2
M-F 4:00-5:15pm (Mary Gomez)
Saturday 9:30-11:00am (ISC)
Yellow 1 & 2 Make-Up
No Monday Make-up
WF 6:00-7:00pm (Wilson)
White Junior(Formerly Junior Bell) (Peterson)
M-F 4:15-5:15pm (Peterson)
MWF 6:00-7:00pm (Peterson)
Saturday 11:00 Make up practice (ISC)
White Senior(Formerly Bronze)
M-Th 5:30-7:00pm (Peterson)
F 4:00-5:30pm (Peterson)
Saturday 8:00-9:00 (Wilson)
Saturday 11:00 Make up practice (ISC)
BELLfit
MW 5:00-6:00pm (Peterson)
TTh 5:15-6:15 (Peterson)
Saturday
11:00 Make up practice (ISC)
BELLfit Fri
Friday 5:15-6:00 (Peterson)
Saturday 11:00 Make up practice (ISC)
BELLfit Sat
Sat 8:15-9:00 (Wilson)
Sat 9:00-9:45 (Wilson)
Pre-Comp
MW 4:15 (Peterson)
MW 5:15 (Wilson)
TTh 5:15 (Wilson)
TTh 6:15 (Peterson)
Friday  5:15 Make up practice  (Wilson)
Saturday 11:00 Make up practice (ISC)

Upcoming Events
1/12: Swim-a-thon!

Holiday Schedule
The 2012 Holiday Schedule for Competitive and Masters has now been posted for December/January.
You can also find the information under Team News.
http://www.teamunify.com/pcscsc/UserFiles/File/2012%20Competitive%20and%20Masters%20Holiday%20Schedule%282%29.pdf

Volunteer Hours
Now is a good time to check your volunteer hours and make sure you have received credit for all the hours you have put in. If you see a discrepancy, please email me at kobrien@santaclaraswimclub.org. Thank you!

The Swim-A-Thon fundraising drive is in full swing.  Have you started??
You can create a fundraising account in minutes:
Log into your teamunfiy account,
Go to this link http://www.teamunify.com/TUMoney.jsp?_tabid_=52103&team=pcscsc
Watch the video and follow the instructions in takes less than 10 minutes to get started!
Once you have created an account send emails to friends and family to help support your team!
Prefer to do things offline collection envelops are available from your coach or the swim team office.  
Our goal is $40,000 we need your help.  Remember the swimmer who raises the most money wins and IPAD Mini!!!
Swim-A-Thon Special Congratulations to:
Eng Kwahe was the first one to raise $500 online and won 2 months of free dues. GREAT JOB!
Olivia Baliguat was the recipient of $20 from Coach John Bitter as she was the first one to email him a donation request.  
Thank You to all of our swimmers who have started the campaign please join them!
Any further questions can be directed to Jaime Benes at jbenes@santaclaraswimclub.org.

Junior National Recap
SCSC had a GREAT Junior Nationals in Knoxville, TN. The men placed 12th, women placed 9th and we placed 7th overall combined! We had some really great swims, including several Top 16 Finishes.
- 1st - Women 800 F.R. - Sarah Shimomura, Sandra Soe, Catherine Ladd, Elise Locke
- 4th - Women 100 Free - Catherine Ladd
- 5th - Women 400 F.R. - Sandra Soe, Chloe Isleta, Catherine Ladd, Sarah Shimomura
- 6th - Men 400 F.R. - Cooper Burrill, Jackson Locke, Stephen Shilling, Aidan Burns
- 7th - Men 1650 Free - Aidan Burns
- 8th - Women 500 Free - Sandra Soe
- 8th - Women 200 Free - Catherine Ladd
- 10th - Men 800 F.R. - Jackson Locke, Cooper Burrill, Aidan Burns, Tim Kou
- 11th - Women 200 Free - Sandra Soe
- 11th - Men 200 F.R. - Cooper Burrill, Stephen Shilling, Jackson Locke, Tim Kou
- 12th - Men 500 Free - Aidan Burns
- 12th - Men 400 M.R. - Stephen Shilling, Tim Kou, Jackson Locke, Cooper Burrill
- 13th - Women 200 F.R. - Catherine Ladd, Chloe Isleta, Sarah Shimomura, Elise Locke
- 14th - Women 200 M.R. - Catherine Ladd, Czsarina Isleta, Chloe Isleta, Sandra Soe
- 15th - Men 400 M.R. - Matt Webster, Tim Kou, Jackson Locke, Stephen Shilling
- 16th - Women 400 M.R. - Chloe Isleta, Czsarina Isleta, Elise Locke, Catherine Ladd
Great Job SCSC!

2013 Meet Schedule
Please find the 2013 Meet Schedule here:
http://www.teamunify.com/pcscsc/UserFiles/File/2013%20meet%20schedule.pdf

National
Please note there are NO mornings this week. Please use this time to catch up on your homework, sleep and get ready for finals!

Senior 1
Save the date for the Senior 1&2 Winter outing December 19; details to follow.
Reminder Age group Travel Meet to Mesa Applications are due December 17. the event is open to qualified swimmers ages 9-14.  Return your applications in to jbenes@santaclaraswimclub.orgor to the front office.

Senior 2
Save the date for the Senior 1&2 Winter outing December 19; details to follow.

Gold - boys
Reminder Age group Travel Meet to Mesa Applications are due December 17. the event is open to qualified swimmers ages 9-14.  Return your applications in to jbenes@santaclaraswimclub.orgor to the front office.

Gold - girls
Great Job to the Gold Girls at the JO meet! It was raining but you guys were great, swam the best you could & didn't let the rain slow you down.Thank you for being so tough! We won the meet!
Reminder Age group Travel Meet to Mesa Applications are due December 17. the event is open to qualified swimmers ages 9-14.  Return your applications in to jbenes@santaclaraswimclub.orgor to the front office.

Blue
Don’t forget about our dry-land workouts every Tuesday and Thursday from 4:45-5:15PM. Dry-land serves not only as a way to build strength and gain flexibility , but to allow you to work with Coach Caleb and Coach Luba of our Gold Group!

Yellow 1/2
Yellow 1: Reminder Age group Travel Meet to Mesa Applications are due December 17. the event is open to qualified swimmers ages 9-14.  Return your applications in to jbenes@santaclaraswimclub.orgor to the front office.

White Junior/White Senior
No news!

JO Recap
SCSC had a great JO meet in Morgan Hill. Despite the rain and other issues, we still managed to WIN the JO Winter Championship meet and come out with many new cuts! Special congratulations to Nicole Olivafor her new Pacific Swimming record in the 10&Under Girls 50 Backstroke with a 28.51. Also, congratulations to Tim Choufor setting a new SCSC Team Age Group Record for the 10&Under Boys 50 Fly with a 30.34! We also had several new FW and PRT cuts:
PRT
Jenna O’Brien 50fl
Bianca Yongyuth 200fr
Jonathan Sebastian 500fr, 100fl
Roderick Sou 50fr, 200IM
Catie Bates-Pezzani 100br
Danielle Carter 500fr
Dasha Cocol 50br, 100br
Sophia Sebastian 200fl
Aishwarya Tare 1000fr
Krystal Tran 400IM
Kristen Tria 50bk
Jeffrey Ma 200fl
Gavin McGee 200bk
David McKenna 50fl
Kartik Nighojkar 50fl
Brian Kim 1000fr
Nehemi Winn 100br
FW
Steffi Beisel 200fr, 100bk, 100IM
Oriana Jalal 100fr
Ashley Wong 50fl
Keenan Yates 50bk, 100bk
Bianca Yongyuth 50bk
Allen Chang 200fr
Gregory Sifferman 100bk, 100IM, 200IM
Kevin Wyatt 100fl
Jasmine Broadnax 100fl, 200fl, 400IM
Alys Chang 1650fr, 400IM
Dasha Cocol 100IM
Camille Goenawan 200bk, 400IM
Maryam Khatoon 50fl
Krystal Tran 200IM
Kristen Tria 100fr, 100bk
Matthew Choi 200br
Jeffrey Ma 50br, 50fl, 100IM
Ryan Ma 50br
Gavin McGee 400IM
James Owens 500fr
Kelley Truong 200bk
Nanette Wu 100bk
Brian Kim 500fr
Chinmay Raut 200bk
Jay Shroff 1650fr

Swimmer Spotlight - Claire Alexander
Claire Alexander is 9 years old, in Yellow Bell and has Cystic Fibrosis. To stay healthy she spends at least an hour a day doing medication and breathing therapy. She is very active and dances ballet in addition to swimming. This year she will be dancing in the San Jose Ballet Nutcracker for the first time and performing in 4 performances over the next several weeks. According to her mother, Lou Ann Alexander, she is quite excited! Great Job Claire, all of us at SCSC are very proud of you!
Does your swimmer have an outstanding achievement outside of the pool? Contact ctakaki@santaclaraswimclub.orgto submit suggestions for the Weekly Chlorine!

Thanks for reading! If you have any questions regarding White Junior or White Senior scheduling, please contact ana@santaclaraswimclub.org. If you have any questions regarding this email, please contact ctakaki@santaclaraswimclub.organd I will be happy to answer your questions and/or direct you to the right person!