The practice schedule for the remainder of today is as follows....

This is the MAC News for Thursday, July 10th. 

The practice schedule for the remainder of today is as follows - Novice II and III from 5:00-6:15 pm and Novice I from 6:00-7:15 pm in the indoor pool and Senior Prep and Masters from 8:00-9:00 pm in the outdoor pool.  There is NO afternoon practice for Senior Red and Black today. 

Don't forget that Tuesday is the deadline for the final payment of the trimester for those on the payment plan.  In addition, ALL accounts must be paid IN FULL by Tuesday.  Swimmers whose families' accounts are not paid will not be allowed to participate in any upcoming meets or attend practice.  Any questions regarding your account should be directed to Fred Manning at 

If you took the summer off and are planning to return to the team in the fall, please notify Fred Manning ( of your intentions so that a spot may be held for your swimmer(s). 

MAC is pleased to announce four dates for new swimmer tryouts.  If you know of anyone interested in giving MAC a try, please pass along this information:

Thursday, July 24th from 4:00-5:00 pm

Tuesday, August 5th from 4:30-5:30 pm

Saturday, August 23rd from 10:00-11:00 am

Wednesday, August 27th from 5:30-6:30 pm

All tryouts will take place in the indoor pool. 

Two meet notices have been posted in the baby pool area of the outdoor pool at Hood.  Entries, along with a check to cover the fees, for BOTH meets are due to the meet entry folder no later than Saturday at 12:00.  IF YOU ARE ATTENDING THE MEET THIS WEEKEND, GET YOUR ENTRIES IN NOW!!!  The first is the BCSC Unity Meet ( July 26-27 at UMBC.  This meet is open to all MAC swimmers.  Fees are $22.00 for one day and $41.00 for both.  The second is 2008 Eastern Zone LC Age Group All-Star Swimming Championships ( August 6-9 at the Rockville Montgomery Aquatic Center.  This meet is open to any swimmer who has met the qualifying standards listed in the meet notice.  Fees are $8.00 per event plus the $3.00 surcharge.  As always, if you have any questions as to whether your child should enter these meets, please speak to their coach.  Please note that any Zone qualifying times achieved at either the NBAC meet this weekend or the BCSC meet will be added to the team's entries.  Make sure you or your swimmer notifies the coaches of any times achieved to be sure they are included in our entries. 

The practice schedule for tomorrow is as follows - Senior Red and Black swimmers not tapering from 5:30-7:45 am and those tapering from 6:45-7:45 am in the outdoor pool, Senior White swimmers not tapering from 6:30-8:30 am, those tapering from 6:30-7:15 am, and Age Group II from 8:00-9:00 am at Whittier.  Age Group I will swim in the indoor pool from 8:45-10:30 am.  There is no practice tomorrow for Senior Prep, Novice, or Masters.