The application process for the 2019 team has changed
slighlty this year. We hope
that the streamlined process will be more user
All swimmers must be 14 or younger as of the first day of the meet
(January 5, 2019).
Swimmers must be currently registered as year-round members of USA
Applicants' times must be achieved during the qualifying period of
September 1, 2018 to December 10, 2018.
All times submitted must be in the USA Swimming SWIMS database in
order to be considered. It is the responsibility of the
swimmer or the swimmer’s coach or team to ensure that all
times have been processed into the SWIMS database for meets during
the qualifying period. Times not in the SWIMS database will
not be considered.
deadline for consideration for the 2019 Ohio Mid-States 14 &
Under Championship team is Monday December 10, 2018 at 5:00
PM. The deadline is firm and no exceptions will be
made. The following items need to be completed
via the Team Ohio Mid-States Team Unify website by the application
Register your athlete(s) using the Green “2019 Team
Application” button located on the home page.
Provide emergency medical information.
Electronically Agree to the Code of Conduct form.
Pay the $10 refundable application fee using a credit or debit
card. The application fee will be applied towards the total cost of
$130 for members selected for the 2019 team. All other
application fees will be refunded. Authorization of payment
via the Team Ohio Team Unify website will be required as the
confirmation of acceptance of all selected applicants.
You will receive a confirmation of your registration by e-mail.
"Commit" your athlete(s) to the all events for which he or she
would like to be considered. This is done at the
“Events” tab located in the tool bar.
3. At the
registration deadline for applications, all application entry times
will be verified. Times that conform to the qualifying
criteria will be marked as “approved” on the Team Ohio
Team Unify website. A final list of all accepted
“approved” times will be published by Thursday December
13, 2018. Only those times
posted as "approved" will be considered for the 2019
team. Applicants are encouraged to submit
applications before the deadline. Applicants will be able to
update times up until the entry deadline.
4. Once the final list of
“approved” applicant times is published, the team
selection process will be completed according to the posted
selection criteria. Invitations to selected applicants will
be emailed by Monday December 17, 2018.
replies, including confirmation of payment, must be received
no later than Thursday December 20, 2018 at 6:00
P.M. Any incomplete applications or unpaid
registrations will be closed out, and alternate applicants will be
invited to replace closed out invitees. Those that
successfully complete the registration process will receive an
6. It is the responsibility of the
swimmer to provide his/her own transportation and hotel
Questions or concerns about the 2019 Ohio Mid-States 14
& Under Championship Team should be directed to the Team Ohio
Chair, Bill Bare (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (440)