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Event

12 and Under Short Course State Championship Meet

March 16, 2018 - March 18, 2018
March 10, 2018
Coach, Intermediate Blue, Intermediate White, Junior Blue, Junior White

Description

SIGN UP DEADLINE IS MARCH 10TH AT MIDNIGHT. NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED

LOCATION/FACILITIES – Zeeland Natatorium/Zeeland West High School

 

CONTROLLED WARMUP - Teams will be assigned to a warm-up group for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday Prelims.

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DAY

GROUP A

GROUP B

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1 WAY

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  EVENTS START

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AGE GROUP

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Friday Prelim

7:30AM

8:00AM

8:30AM

    9:00AM

12 Under

Friday Finals

4:30PM

 

5:00PM

    5:30PM

12 Under

Saturday Prelim

7:30AM

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8:00AM

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8:30AM

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    9:00AM

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12 & Under

Saturday Finals

4:30PM

 

5:00PM

    5:30PM

12 Under

Sunday Prelim

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7:30AM

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8:00AM

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8:30AM 

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    9:00AM

12 Under

Sunday Finals

4:00PM

 

4:30PM

    5:00PM

12 Under

 

ELIGIBILITY - All 12 & Under athletes registered with Michigan Swimming who have achieved current short course yard, short course meters or long course meters times equal to or faster than the qualifying standards (referred to as Q1 times) during the qualifying period are eligible to enter an event. Athletes with a disability should refer to Section H (9) (a) & (b) of Michigan Swimming Rules and Procedure. The qualifying time must have been achieved between 01/01/17 and 03/12/18. 

 

ENTRY LIMITS - A swimmer may enter as many events as they qualify for, but may swim no more than (3) individual events per day. A swimmer may swim no more than (6) individual events and (2) relay events for the entire three-day meet. If a swimmer is entered in more than (3) individual events and (1) relay event per day, he/she must scratch out of the desired excess events 

 

MEET FORMAT -

Three day, preliminary/final format, LSC Championship where swimmers compete in their age- 

group. Finals include an “A” and a “B” final for all events except for: 

11-12 400IM, 11-12 500 Freestyle, and the 10u 500 Freestyle are timed final events where the fastest 8 seeded swimmers competing during finals and all other swimmers compete during prelims.
200 Freestyle Relays are timed final events, all swum at the beginning of the finals session on Saturday evening. 200 Medley Relays are timed final events, all swum after the preliminary session on Sunday. 

11-12 1000 & 1650 Freestyles are timed final events where all swimmers compete following the 200 Medley Relay awards at the end of prelims on Sunday. 

SEEDING
Individual Events
: The fastest three heats will be circle seeded the remainder will be seeded slowest to fastest, with the following exceptions, seeded fastest to slowest:
11/12 400 IM, 500 Freestyle, 1000 Freestyle and 1650 Freestyle are timed final events,
10 & Under 500 Freestyle is a timed final event.
Exception for down seeding the individual Timed Finals Events: A swimmer, if entered in two or more events on the day of the 500 Free and/or 400 IM, may down seed to the minimum Q1 standard.
The fastest seeded heat (top 8) after scratches of each of these events will swim during the finals sessions. The remaining heats of these events will swim in the morning sessions and be swum fastest to slowest and alternating gender (female/male). Swimmers should consult the heat sheets carefully for their heat and lane. Awards and scoring/place for these timed finals events are determined by all the athletes’ performances in all the heats (i.e. times achieved in the preliminary heats are used to determine the top 16 finishers even though the time was not achieved in the Finals.

Relay Events: All relay events will be seeded slowest to fastest

FINALS INFO
Individual Events:
There will be two heats of individual events at finals (A Final, B Final) each

heat is comprised of a maximum of eight (8) swimmers. These two heats will swim in a B- Consolation (9-16), A-Championship Finals order (1-8). With the exception of the timed-finals events.

 

 

ENTRY FEES - The fees are $7.50 per individual event and $12.00 per relay. Please include a $3.00 Michigan Swimming Athlete Surcharge for each swimmer entered plus a $52.00 CW coaches/state meet fee.  

 

MORE INFO IN THE MEET PACKET PDF. PLEASE READ!!

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