October 6, 2008
This is the MAC News for Monday, October 6th.
Congratulations to all of our swimmers who competed in the ASC Freestyle meet this past weekend. MAC had several swimmers who took home top honors in their events. Hanne Borgersen won the 13-14 girls 50, 100, 200, and 500. Jacy Icard took home the blue ribbon in the 11-12 girls 50, 100, and 200. Eliza Manning touched the wall first in the 10&under girls 50, 100, and 200. Sean O'Connell won the same events for his age group, 10&U boys. Finally, Sydney Williams had the fastest time in the 12&U girls 500. Way to go!
Wednesday is the deadline for entries for the two meets that are currently posted. The CBAC Fall Warm-Up Meet ( www.mdswim.org/Top_Nav/Meets/2008-2009_Schedule_Results/Chesapeake_Bay_Aquatic_Club_Fall_Warm-Up_Meet.htm is open to our swimmers who are 9 years old or older with entry times slower than "AA" time standards. It is intended to be a meet for our AGE GROUP swimmers (NOT OUR SENIORS), especially those Novice swimmers who are not eligible for the CAA meet in October. Fees are $23 for one day or $43 for both. The HARY Hurricane Harvest Festival Swim Meet ( www.mdswim.org/Top_Nav/Meets/2008-2009_Schedule_Results/HARY_Hurricane_Harvest_Festival_Swim_Meet.htm) is open to our 10 & under swimmers. Fees are $18 for one day or $33 for two. If you have questions as to whether your child should attend either of these meets, please ask your child's coach.
MAC is currently running a Joe Corbi's pizza fundraiser to support the Frederick Rescue Mission. All orders are due to the Fundraiser folder on or before Saturday, October 18th. Questions should be directed to Cheryl Knapp at 240-394-0226 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be on the lookout for some possible practice schedule changes for Saturday due the the RAC meet this weekend.
The practice schedule for today is normal - Senior Red and Black from 4:00-6:30, Senior White from 5:45-8:00, Age Group II from 6:00-8:00, and Senior Prep and Masters from 8:00-9:00 all in the bubble. Age Group I will swim in the indoor pool from 4:30-6:15. There is no practice today for Novice.