December 14, 2007
This is the MAC News for Friday, December 14th.
Don't forget the schedule changes for the meet this weekend. The morning warm-ups now begin at 7:05 with a session start of 8:30. The afternoon warm-ups will begin at 1:15 with a session start of 2:15. Here is the inclement weather number one last time - 410-386-4616. If there is any question about the weather, please call here before leaving for the meet. Also, the psych sheets for this meet will be posted on our website later today.
The meet notice for the BAAC Splash (www.mdswim.org/Schedule/BAAC-Splash-Meet-Notice-Jan-5-6-2008-rev1.doc), January 5 and 6 at Towson University (note the location change from the past), has been posted. This meet is open to swimmers with slower than "BB" times. All entries, along with a check to cover the fees, are due to the meet entry folder by 8:00 pm Tuesday. Fees are as follows - $21 for one day, $39 for both. As always, if you are unsure whether your child should attend this meet, please speak to his or her coach.
Two more meet notices have been posted on the bulletin board in the baby pool area of the bubble. The first is for the EST Distance/IMX meet(www.mdswim.org/Schedule/Speedo_Jan_5_6th_07_EST_meet.doc), January 5 and 6 at the McDonogh School in Owings Mills. This meet is open to Age Group II, Senior Red, Black, and White swimmers on Sunday ONLY. If your swimmer is looking for a place to earn their state cuts in the 200 stroke events, this is the place to do it. Entries, along with a check to cover the fees, are due to the meet entry folder by 8:00 pm, Thursday, December 20th. The meet notice for the Retriever Classic (www.mdswim.org/Schedule/2008_Classic_Meet_(draft)Announcement_V7.doc), January 11-13 at UMBC has also been posted. This meet is open to all swimmers with "A" times or faster on Saturday and Sunday only. Entries, along with a check to cover the fees for this meet, are also due to the meet entry folder by 8:00 pm, Thursday, December 20th. Be on the lookout for the meet notice for the MSC Winter Invitational to be held January 19 and 20 at Loyola College. This meet will be open to swimmers with "BB" times and slower and should be posted soon.
The practice schedule for today is as follows - Senior Red and Black from 4:00-6:30, Senior White from 6:15-7:00, and Age Group II from 6:00-8:00 all in the bubble. Age Group I will be in the indoor pool from 4:30-6:15. There is no practice today for Senior Prep, Novice, or Masters. On Saturday, Senior Red and Black will swim from 7:00-9:00, all Age Group I, Age Group II, and Senior White swimmers not attending the meet will swim from 9:00-10:30, and Novice will swim from 10:30-11:30 all in the bubble. Seniors will have morning practice on Monday from 5:15-6:30. Don't forget, Senior White swimmers will have the afternoon off on Monday.
Best of luck to all of our swimmers competing this weekend in the Winter Frolics meet!