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Flips & Turns: Newsletter

What a week!  The 2012-13 CHS swim and dive season has started!  We have now had our first swim meet and two dive meets.  Great job swimmers and divers!

A special thanks goes out to all the volunteer families listed below for working at the swimming and diving meets this past week as well as our monthly pancake breakfasts.  As you all are aware, our program doesn’t move forward without the parent volunteers.
 
Arisman, Barchek, Berens, Brooks, Butkus, Czupik, Dewalt, Feldmeyer, Fillingim, Flesburg, Gardner, Gordnier, Grassman, Halter, Hoffman, Huhta, Jiang, Kelleher, King, Krull, LeFevre, Lehman, Mathews, Nolan, Quarin, Rado, Ruggiero, Seymour, Sparks, Sparks, Stout, Taylor, Urbanowicz, Woods, Hickey, Brothers, Swartz, Hoffmann, Flores, Hargrove, Eckley, Larkin, Schieman,  Steiner, Beecroft, Hornbostel, Vaughn,  and Carlson.
 
A Note from Coach John:
It’s always great to get the season underway and I am excited to see what lies ahead of us in the weeks to follow. Special congratulations to all those swimmers/divers that competed last week on some great swimming and diving in the pool!! I am looking forward to seeing continued success across the board at the upcoming meets listed below. To all our club swimmers competing this weekend at their respective winter championship meets, swim fast and make us proud. Go Elks!
 
Upcoming Dates to Remember
12/6   Dive Meet with Fairmont
12/8   Waynesville  Swimvitational
12/8    Neb Reeb Dive Meet
 
Volunteer Reminders
Please remember to go to our CHS swim and dive website www.elkswimanddive.com  to sign up for your volunteer positions.  We do not fundraise and our team fees are supplemented by providing the volunteers for the end of the season swim meets for the State of Ohio swim association.  We will need all families to volunteer at the championship swim meets.  Our team is paid per volunteer.  Coaches Classic, GWOC reserve, Boys and Girls Sectionals are all up and available to accept volunteers and there are many spots open.  Sign up early please!
 
Senior Bio
Seniors, please complete the “Senior Bio Form” and email it to Nancy Sparks or turn it into Michael Sparks as soon as possible. Mrs. Sparks will be compiling the information for senior night and needs to have these forms ASAP.
 
Silicone Cap Order
We are planning on placing an order of silicone swim caps for all those interested in purchasing one. Please follow the directions on the event page HERE to place your order. The deadline to do this is Friday, December 7th at 8:00AM.
 
T-Shirt Order
All those interested in purchasing the 2012-2013 team t-shirt may do so on the "Event Page" HERE. Please follow the directions outlined on the page to place your orer. The shirts will be $10 a piece for all those interested. The deadline to order a t-shirt will be this Friday, December 7th at 8:00AM.
 
College Commitments
Congratulations to the following seniors that signed National Commitment Letters to swim at the next level.
  • Marisa Pulaski—University of Buffalo
  • Josh Brooks—Purdue University