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Sep 27, 2016 - New England Swimming Top 6/10 Swimmers
Each year New England Swimming honors the top 6 swimmers in in each USA Swimming recognized event for single ages 9 through 12 and the top 10 swimmers in each USA Swimming recognized event for age gro...
Sep 25, 2016 - Officials' Clinics
Aug 24, 2016 - Information for Prospective WAVE Swimmers
If your child can safely swim 25 yards of at least one competitive swimming stroke and is looking for a challenging, fun-filled competitive environment come try our FREE 2 week trial period from Sept....
Oct 5, 2014 - Updated Schedule Available
An updated season schedule is now available for download. Changes on this version from the previous: We are hosting the November League Invitational meet. Added NE YMCA Winter Championship Meet (Dec...
Sep 25, 2014 - Unite Achieve Succeed
Here's a link to a video celebrating the benefits of being involved in a YMCA swimming program. It was produced at this past summer's YMCA Long Course National Championship meet in Indianapolis. You...
Sep 22, 2014 - Registration, Parade, Parents Meetings
Please make sure that you are REGISTERING your swimmers for this season. You must print off all of the registration materials from our website FIRST, and bring them TO ME so that I can sign your forms...
Sep 11, 2014 - We Need YOU to Become a Certified Official
Each and every swim meet that your swimmers participate in requires a team of certified officials that ensure the meet runs smoothly and make sure all swimmers are fairly judged according to the rules...
Sep 10, 2014 - WAVE Swimmers Make NE Top 6
Three WAVE swimmers will be honored at the NE Swimming awards banquet being held on Sunday October 2014 at the Newton Marriott. Each of these swimmers swam a Top 6 time within their respective age gr...
Sep 10, 2014 - Tentative Schedule Available
Jamie has release a VERY TENTATIVE and VERY INCOMPLETE schedule for the upcoming season. Expect changes/additions/deletions until we arrive at a final schedule. The latest version of the scheulde ca...
Aug 19, 2014 - 14 Late Season Records
Many team records were broken at the end-of-season championship meets attended by WAVE swimmers. Four records fell at the NE 14&Under Championships at Dover, NH: Boys 9-10 400 Free -- 5:57.02 by Cole...
Aug 19, 2014 - Final Meet Results Available
Results from all remaining meets attended by WAVE swimmers are now available under the Results tab. These meets include: NE 14&Under Championships, July 23-26 at Dover, NH YMCA LC Nationals, July 28-...
Jul 21, 2014 - Champs Results Available
Full results from the WMYSL Summer Championship meet held on Sunday July 20 at Holyoke are now available under the results tab.
Jul 20, 2014 - Rice Lowers 200 Breast Record
Swimming in a Time Trial at the NE Senior Championships at Brown on Sunday July 20th, Rowan Rice lowered her own Girls 15-18 200 Breast record with a swim of 2:54.00. Rowan managed to qualify for Y...
Jul 14, 2014 - 11 Records at MTSC Last Chance Meet
There were at total of eleven new team records established at the MTSC Last Chance Meet held this past weekend at Springfield College. Several of the records had stood for 15 years or more: Cole Biss...
Jun 30, 2014 - Meet Time Lapse
Ever thought that swim meets just take too long? Ever wondered what it would be like if it only took a couple of minutes? This is what it would look like......... http://youtu.be/oOGah_5ilsU (By t...
Jun 26, 2014 - 9 New Records at NE LC
There were at total of nine new team records established at the NE YMCA LC Invitational held this past weekend at Springfield College. Seven individual records were broken across all age groups and t...
Jun 18, 2014 - YNS and PVA Results Available
Results from the YNS Summer Dual Meet held June 14-15 at the Sterling YMCA in Beverly, MA and the PVA Invitational (USA) held June 15 at Williams College are now available under the Results tab.
Jun 11, 2014 - Jachym Claims Both Girls 9-10 200 Back Records
Erin Jachym has claimed the Girls 9-10 200 Backstroke record in both Long Course and Short Course at recent meets. This past weekend at the SSA Season Opener in Dover NH, Erin broke the old LC record...
Jun 10, 2014 - Results from 4 Meets Now Available
Results from four recent meets are now available under the Results tab: 1st League Invitational held May 27 at SNAP SSA Season Opener (USA) held Jun 5-8 at Dover, NH YMCA Long Course Pentathlon held J...
Jun 5, 2014 - Results from Viking Invite and Home Meet Available
Results from the Viking Invitational held at HYV on Saturday May 31st and Sunday June 1st AND the Home Dual meet vs SNAP held on Tuesday June 3rd are now available under the Results tab.
May 30, 2014 - Jachym Sets First LC Record of the Season
Erin Jachym wasted no time this season in setting a new record in the Girls 9-10 LC 100 Backstroke. At the Spring Fling Long Course Invitational held May 16-17 in Warwick RI, Erin's time of 1:26.38 l...
May 29, 2014 - Results from Spring Fling and HRY Meet Available
Results from the Spring Fling LC meet held in Warwick, RI on May 17-18 AND results from the Home Meet vs HRY held on May 20 are now availble under the Results tab. (Still waiting on full results from...
Apr 10, 2014 - Triathlon Volunteer Signup
The volunteer signup for the 2014 WAVE Triathlon is now available. This is the biggest fundraiser that the team does during the year and so all families are required to signup to work some job or jo...
Apr 6, 2014 - YMCA National SC Results
Full results from the YMCA Short Course National Championship held on April 1-4 in Greensboro, NC are new available under the Results tab. All four swimmers we sent to Greensboro (Jimmy, Hope, Maeve, ...
Mar 24, 2014 - Additional YNE Results and 4 Records
Full results from the New England YMCA Championships held March 15-16 and 22-23 at MIT are now available under the Results tab. On the second weekend, we had top 10 finishes from 14 swimmers Caroline ...
Mar 21, 2014 - 9-10 SCY Records Corrected
As part of our continuing effort to correct problems in the team records, the SCY records for the 9-10 age group have now been corrected and can been seen under the Standards/Records tab. We've gone ...
Mar 18, 2014 - Partial YNE Results & 4 Records
Partial results from the New England YMCA Championships held March 15-16 at MIT are now available under the Results tab. Full printed results and team scores aren't available yet. We had top ten fini...
Mar 17, 2014 - NE 13-18 AG Results and *13* New Records!
Full results from the NE 13-18 Age Groups Championships held March 13-16 at Boston University are now available under the Results tab. Two of our swimmers finished in the top ten for high points: Maev...
Mar 5, 2014 - Russell Lowers 200 Back Record
Tommy Russell lowered his own Boys 11-12 200 Back record at the NE 12&Under AG Championship. His Finals swim of 2:22.53 was nearly 6 seconds faster than his previous best. He originally set the reco...
Mar 4, 2014 - 12&Under AG Results
Full results for the NE 12&Under AG Championship held this past weekend (Feb 27 - Mar 2) at UVAC are now available under the Results tab.
Feb 27, 2014 - Parents Meeting Minutes
The minutes from the latest Parents Meeting held on Wednesday February 26 are now available under the Parents tab.
Feb 27, 2014 - Pre-Triathlon Volunteers
We need a few people to help with some work that needs to be done before race day. There are two dates to help out with inventory at the home of the Race Director, Lisa Totz. There is also a need fo...
Feb 24, 2014 - Six New WAVE Records
A total of SIX new team records were set at the Final Fling Meet on Sunday February 23rd. Lauren Longley broke the previous 15-18 200 Fly record by more than 2.5 seconds with a swim of 2:14.08. Maeve ...
Feb 23, 2014 - Final Fling Results
Results from the Final Fling Meet held on Sunday February 23rd are now available under the results tab.
Feb 13, 2014 - Another Storm -- Another Cancellation
Folks, There will be NO practice for anyone this afternoon/evening! The Y will be closing at 4 :00pm and will reopen Friday at 11:00am. Have a great rest of your day and send those swimmers out there ...
Feb 10, 2014 - USA Regional Results
Full results from the NE Regional Meet @ UVAC (USA) held this past weekend are now available under the Results tab.
Feb 5, 2014 - Practices Canceled (Feb 5)
Because of the weather, the YMCA will be closing at 2pm today and all practices are cancelled.
Jan 27, 2014 - Berkshire Boys Keep Records Coming
Cole Bissaillon and Brandon Louison each set new records at the Western Mass YMCA District Championship Meet held this past weekend at Smith College. All three records were already owned by these two...
Jan 26, 2014 - Championship Results Available
Full results and scores from the Western Mass YMCA District Championship Meet held this past weekend at Smith College in Northampton are now available under the Results tab.
Jan 25, 2014 - Champs!!
Great swimming today by our 11-12 boys and 10 & under swimmers! Let's have a great day tomorrow! Unless you are a coach NO deck chairs at the meet tomorrow!!!
Jan 23, 2014 - Major Change to Champs Schedule
Warm-up Schedule, Timing Assignments, Pre-scratch Timeline, and Meet Entries are all available on the event page . THERE IS A MAJOR CHANGE IN THE SCHEDULE! THE 11-12 BOYS WILL NOW SWIM ON SATURDAY ...
Jan 22, 2014 - WAVE Triathlon Information Update
A message from Lisa Totz -- Race Director for the Westfield YMCA Wave Triathlon: Hello Wave families The good news to share with you is that registration is open and doing well at this early stage...
Jan 22, 2014 - WAVE Team Banquet
This year's WAVE Team Banquet will be held at Tekoa Country Club on Saturday March 8th at 5pm. Please signup for this event at http://waveswimteambanquet.splashthat.com/ Cost: Swimmers are FREE Adult...
Jan 20, 2014 - District 'B' Results
Results from the District 'B' Championship Meet held this past weekend at the Keene YMCA are now available under the Results tab.
Jan 20, 2014 - 1/13 Parents Meeting Minutes
The minutes from the parents meeting held on January 13 are now available under the Parents tab.
Jan 14, 2014 - Viking Winter Invitational Results
Results from the Viking Winter Invitational held this past weekend January 11-12 at the Holyoke YMCA are now available under the results tab.
Jan 14, 2014 - Another Drop for Louison
Brandon Louison once again took some time off his own Boys 13-14 100 Back record. At the Viking Invitational this past weekend Brandon swam a 58.10, lowering he previous best by 0.05.
Jan 9, 2014 - Parents Meeting Mon 1/13
There will be a parents group meeting on Monday January 13 at 5:15. Meet on the pool deck and then the meeting will be move elsewhere in the Y.
Jan 3, 2014 - All Practices On For Friday
All practices will take place as scheduled today, Friday January 3.
Jan 2, 2014 - Practices Canceled
Due to the Winter storm, there will be no afternoon practice today (Thursday Jan 2) and no morning practice tomorrow (Friday Jan 3). At this point, Friday afternoon practice is still on but if there ...
Dec 26, 2013 - Four Records at Seniors
Four WAVE records fell at the NE Seniors meet held on Dec 20-22 at WPI in Worcester. Hope Walsh lowered her own 15-18 Girls 500 Free record by more than 4 seconds with a Prelim swim of 5:07.33. Jimmy ...
Dec 26, 2013 - Wilber Lowers 400 IM Record
Maeve Wilber lowered her own Girls 15-18 400 IM record at the Northeastern YMCA Winter Championship meet held this past weekend at Boston University. Her Finals swim of 4:51.55 beats her previous bes...
Dec 26, 2013 - Northeastern YMCA Winter Results
Full results from the Northeastern YMCA Winter Championship meet held on December 20-22 at Boston University are now available under the Results tab.
Dec 26, 2013 - NE Seniors Results Available
Full results from the NE Seniors meet held this past weekend at WPI are now available under the Results tab.
Dec 24, 2013 - League 10&Under Results
Results from the League 10&Under Meet held this past Sunday December 22 at HRY are now available under the Results tab.
Dec 24, 2013 - Bissaillon Trims Own Record
Cole Bissaillon trimmed a fraction off his own Boys 8&Under 50 Fly record at the League 10&Under Meet held on Sunday December 22 at HRY. His time of 42.68 beats his previous best of 42.70.
Dec 17, 2013 - Practice Cancelled Today
Due to the early dismissal of many schools in the area there will be no practice today (Tuesday December 17).
Dec 15, 2013 - Louison Shaves Own Record
Brandon Louison shaved a bit off his own 100 Back record at the League Invitational on Saturday December 14, lowering it by .03 seconds to 58.15.
Dec 15, 2013 - League Invitational Results
Results from the League Invitational held this past weekend with SNAP and TRIY are now available under the Results tab.
Dec 13, 2013 - Holiday Practice Schedule (Mostly!)
Next week (Dec 16) ALL practices will run as usual EXCEPT FOR FRIDAY DEC. 20. On Friday Dec. 20 there will be NO EARLY practices (2:30 or 3:00pm). There will only be LATE practices (4:30 & 5:30). Th...
Dec 13, 2013 - Fun Swim and Pizza
The team is having a Fun Swim and Pizza event on Monday December 23rd. Fun Swim will be from 4:30 to 6:00ish -- Pizza will follow in the GP room until about7:30. Please bring a dessert to share and wh...
Dec 13, 2013 - Holyoke Meet Now @ Home
The January 4 Dual meet vs. Holyoke is now a HOME meet. Holyoke is hosting their Winter Festival Invitational on the following weekend and has asked us to host our dual meet with them. Warmup and sta...
Dec 10, 2013 - League Dual @ Tri-Y Results
Resuls from this past Saturday's League Dual Meet @ Tri-Y are now available under the Results tab.
Dec 4, 2013 - Three More Bissaillon Records
Cole Bissaillon continued his assult on the Boys 8&Under records this past weekend at the Pioneer Valley Invitational held at Smith College. He lowered his own record times in the 100 Free and 50 Fly...
Dec 4, 2013 - Pioneer Valley Invitational Results
Results from the Pioneer Valley Invitational (USA) held on November 29 - December 1 are now available under the results tab. All current qualifier reports and teams records have also been updated und...
Dec 3, 2013 - Jamie's Headed to Scotland!
Coach Jamie is headed to Scotland later this month to hang out with some of USA Swimming's best -- like Cullin Jones and Katie Ledecky! Actually, she'll be doing some work too as the Assistant Team M...
Nov 24, 2013 - 5 Belated Bissaillon Records
Due to the work on the SCY records, we weren't able to announce these records at the time they occurred. Cole Bissaillon has already set five team records in his first season with the WAVE. Two of th...
Nov 23, 2013 - 8&Under SCY Records Corrected
As part of our continuing effort to correct problems in the team records, the SCY records for the 8&Under age group have now been corrected and can been seen under the Standards/Records tab. Because ...
Nov 22, 2013 - Tri-Y Meet Postponed
The League Dual Meet at Tri-Community that was scheduled for Saturday November 23 had been postponed due to mechanical issues with their pool. The meet has been rescheduled for Saturday December 7. S...
Nov 21, 2013 - 11/13 Parents Meeting Minutes
The minutes from the parents meeting held on November 13 are now available under the Parents tab.
Nov 10, 2013 - League Invitational Results
Results from the League Invitational with Hampshire, Keene and Pittsfield held at home on Saturday November 9 are now available under the results tab.
Nov 8, 2013 - Parents Meeting Minutes Available
Minutes from the first two Parents Meetings are now available on the website under the Parents tab. The next meeting is being held on Wednesday, November 13 at 5:15pm. Meet on the pool deck and then ...
Nov 7, 2013 - LCM Records Corrected
As some of you are aware, several of the team records displayed here on the website and kept in the team's database have not been accurate. In the past, some obviously wrong records and some ineligib...
Nov 7, 2013 - Louison Lowers 100 Back Record
Brandon Louison continued his assult on the 13-14 Boys Backstroke records at the Hurricane Invitational at Andover this past weekend. Brandon lowered his own record in the 100 Backstroke with a time ...
Nov 6, 2013 - Andover Results
Results from the Hurricane Invitational held November 1-3 at Andover, MA are now available under the Results tab.
Oct 24, 2013 - Louison Sweeps Back Records
In just his second meet as a WAVE swimmer, Brandon Louison has completely rewritten the 13-14 Boys Backstoke record book. Following up on last week's 50 Back record, Brandon set new records in both...
Oct 23, 2013 - PSC O'Shea Memorial Results
Results from the PSC Charlotte O'Shea Memorial (USA) meet held this past weekend (October 19-20) are now available under the Results tab.
Oct 14, 2013 - Louison Breaks 50 Back Record
In his first meet as a WAVE swimmer, Brandon Louison has established a new record for the Boys 13-14 50 Backstroke. Leading off the Medley Relay, Brandon swam 27.20 to break a record that was last s...
Oct 13, 2013 - Virtual Meet Results
Full results from the YMCA Virtual Meet held this past Sunday October 13 are now available under the results tab.
Oct 2, 2013 - YMCA Swim Officials Clinics
A message from Coach Jamie: One of the best ways that you can ?give back? to our team is by becoming a certified Y swimming official. Not only do you get to help the team as a much needed and very ess...
Oct 1, 2013 - Mandatory Parents Meetings
Please attend 1 of the MANDATORY parent meetings: Either: Friday Oct. 4 @ 5:30pm (place in the Y to be determined) OR Saturday Oct. 5 @ 10:15AM (place in the Y to be determined) 1 adult from EACH fa...
Sep 20, 2013 - Revised Schedule Available
Click here to view or download the revised season schedule. Changes to this version include: Removed WPI (USA) meet Corrected date of District Championships Clarified NE (USA) Championship meet locat...
Sep 12, 2013 - Season Schedule Available
A tentative Winter season schedule is now available. Click here to view it. Please note that this schedule is subject to change and we'll notify everyone when updates are made. We'll be working to...
Sep 10, 2013 - Registration Documents Available
Registration documents for 2013-2014 are now available. Click here , or on the Registration Documents button on the home page, or on the main image on the home page. All necessary documents are i...
Aug 27, 2013 - New Season Starts Tue 9/3
We will start our new season next Tuesday ( Sept. 3 ). Please plan to follow the same schedule that we followed during the Spring/Summer season for at least the first 3 weeks of practice; HS- 2:30-...
Aug 9, 2013 - 10 New WAVE Records at Y Nationals!
Full results from the 2013 YMCA National LC Championships are now available under the Results tab. WAVE swimmers broke 10 records at the meet! Each new record is listed below along with the previous...
Jul 23, 2013 - Wingfield Lowers 400 LCM Free Record
Miranda Wingfield lowered her own team record in the Girls 400 LCM Freestyle at the NE Seniors LC Championships this past weekend at Brown University. Miranda broke the record in her preliminary swim...
Jul 22, 2013 - Results From Seniors & Champs
Results from the following two meets are now available under the results tab: NE Senior LC Championships held July 19-21 at Brown University Summer League Championship held July 21 at Hi-Rock
Jul 15, 2013 - Longley Sets Another Freestyle Record at Regionals
Another LCM Freestyle record was set this past weekend at the NE Regional Qualifer Meet at Springfield College. Lauren Longley lowered the Girls 15-18 200 LCM Freestyle record with a swim of 2:15.20!
Jul 15, 2013 - NE Regional Qualifier Results
Full results from the NE Regional Qualifier (USA) meet held at Springfield College this past weekend are now available under the Results tab.
Jul 5, 2013 - Two Team Records at Springfield College
The Girls 15-18 400 LCM Freestyle record was broken again at the NE Long Course Invititational meet this past weekend. Miranda Wingfield became the third swimmer to lower the record this Summer with ...
Jul 4, 2013 - NELC Results
Results from the New England Long Course Invitational held on Jun 28-30 at Springfield College are now available under the Results tab.
Jun 24, 2013 - Brown Results
Results from the SEEK Summer Kickoff Meet held at Brown University on June 22-23 are now available under the Results tab. All of the qualifier reports under the Standards/Records tab have also been u...
Jun 21, 2013 - HYV/HRY Results
Results from the League Meet held on Tuesday June 18 at Holyoke against HYV and HRY are now available under the Results tab.
Jun 20, 2013 - PVA @ Williams Results
Results from the PVA Invitational (USA) held at Williams College on Sunday June 16 are now available under the Results tab.
Jun 19, 2013 - UConn Results and Qualifiers
Full results from the Bear Invitational held on June 15-16 at UConn are now available under the Results tab. Current championship meet qualifiers have been updated on the Standards/Records tab.
Jun 19, 2013 - Walsh Sets Two Records at UConn
Hope Walsh set a new record in the 400 LCM Freestyle and lowered her own record in the 200 LCM Freestyle at the Bear Invitational at UConn this past weekend. Hope's 200 Free time was 2:15.29 and he...
Jun 6, 2013 - Longley Sets New 400LCM Freestyle Record
Lauren Longley set a new team record in the Girls 15-18 400 LCM Freestyle at the Wilton Wahoo Summer Invitaional on Sunday June 2. Her new record setting time was 4:46.70.
Jun 4, 2013 - Meet Results
Results for the following two meets are now available under the Results tab: May 18-19 Viking Invitational at Holyoke May 28 League Girls Only Meet at Westfield
Jun 4, 2013 - Wilber Breaks 400IM Record
Maeve Wilber set a new record in the Girls 15-18 400 IM at the Viking Spring Invitational on Saturday May 18. Her new record setting time was 4:53.17!
May 23, 2013 - WAVE Triathlon
The WAVE Triathlon will be taking place on Sunday June 9th. Here is a link to the triathlon's website: http://wavetriathlon.com/ . The folks over at Cyclonaut Multisport are the primary organiz...
Apr 28, 2013 - 2013 Summer Schedule
The 2013 Summer Meet Schedule is now available for download here. Only the first few USA meets are currently posted to the website but the rest of the meets will be added soon.
Mar 25, 2013 - NE YMCA Results & 3 New Records!
Full results from the NE YMCA Championships held the weekends of March 16-17 and 23-24 at Springfield College are now available under the Results tab. Three new WAVE records were set during the meet...
Mar 12, 2013 - NE 13-19 Results & *17* New Records!
Mar 11, 2013 - WAVE Banquet - 4-11-2013
Hi Folks, Here is the sign up for the banquet. It should include all of the information that you need. You MUST rsvp in order to be included at the banquet. You must indicate the number of peo...
Mar 11, 2013 - Jessica Hardy Clinic @ HYV
Folks, I've attached a flyer about a Jessica Hardy swim clinic that Holyoke is hosting. Please contact HOLYOKE if you have any questions. Jamie
Mar 6, 2013 - NE 12&Under Results
Results from the NE 12&Under Age Group Championships held from February 28 - March 3 at UVAC in White River Junction, VT are now available under the results tab. We sent four Wave swimmers to this mee...
Feb 27, 2013 - Snapper Winter Invite Results
Results from the Snapper Winter Invitational held Saturday February 23rd at Simons Rock in Great Barrington, MA are now available under the Results tab. The list of qualifers for the YMCA NE Champi...
Feb 20, 2013 - NE Regional Results
Results from the NE Regional Meet (USA) held at Smith College on February 15-17 are now available under the Results tab. Many, many personal bests and several new qualifiers for both NE Age Groups an...
Feb 14, 2013 - WMass HS Championships
Many WAVE swimmers participated in the 2013 WMass High School Championships representing their high school teams. The Girls meet was held on Monday Feb 11th at Westfield HS and the Boys meet was held...
Feb 13, 2013 - 11&Over Distance Results
Results from the 11&Over Distance Invitational held on Sunday February 10th at the Hampshire Regional YMCA are now available under the Results tab.
Feb 8, 2013 - Y Closure and Practices
The Y is closing today at 4:00pm and will reopen tomorrow (Saturday) at NOON. All practices for today and tomorrow morning are cancelled. Remember: shoveling snow is a good replacement for swim prac...
Feb 7, 2013 - 2013 NE YMCA Championships
Full information is now available for the 2013 NE YMCA Championships to be held at Springfield College on the weekends of March 16-17 and 23-24. Session check-in times, warm-up times, and start tim...
Jan 30, 2013 - Friday Night Pizza Party
Folks, In celebration of our great performance at champs we will have an (extra) Fun Night followed by a pizza party for practice on this Friday February 1st. We will swim until 6:15-20ish and hav...
Jan 28, 2013 - Practice Today Monday Jan. 28
Folks, Due to the weather forecast, and the large number of early dismissals and cancellations we will NOT have practice this afternoon/evening (I?m a little embarrassed to admit that I?m from New...
Jan 27, 2013 - Championships Results
Full results from the YMCA District Championship Meet held January 26-27 at the Holyoke YMCA are available under the Results tab.
Jan 20, 2013 - Results vs HYV Available
All results from the league dual meet against Holyoke on Sunday January 20th are availble under the Results tab.
Jan 15, 2013 - NAS Results
Results from the NAS Team Specialty Meet (USA) held at Smith College on Sunday January 15th are now available under the Results tab.
Jan 9, 2013 - IMX Results
Results from the League IMX Meet held Saturday January 5th at Hi-Rock are now available.
Jan 9, 2013 - Russell Breaks Own Backstroke Record
Tommy Russell lowered his own team record in the 100 Backstroke, swimming a 1:13.73 at the League IMX Meet at Hi-Rock on Saturday January 5th.
Jan 3, 2013 - NE Regional and 12&Under Meet Info
Information is now available for the following two NE end of season meets: - NE Regional Meet -- to be held at Smith College on Feb 15-17 - NE 12&Under Championship Meet -- to be held at UVAC on...
Dec 29, 2012 - 10&Under Distance Results
Results from the 10&Under Distance Meet held on Sunday December 23rd are now available under the Results tab.
Dec 17, 2012 - Seniors Results Available
Results from the 2012 NE GMSC Senior Championships held December 13-16 at Boston University are now available on the Results page.
Dec 17, 2012 - Nine Records Broken at Seniors!
Nine WAVE team records were broken this past weekend at the NE Seniors Championship held at Boston University: Individual Records: Hope Walsh -- 10:45.88 in the 1000 Free Jordan Jacobson -- 2:12.05 in...
Dec 16, 2012 - Russell Lowers Record Again
Tommy Russell lowered his own WAVE record in the 50 Backstroke on Saturday in the league meet against the Hi-Rock Snappers. Tommy led off the Boys 9-10 200 Medley Relay with a 33.47. He also beat ...
Dec 16, 2012 - Results vs SNAP Available
Results of the league meet on Saturday December 15th against the Hi-Rock Snappers are now available.
Dec 11, 2012 - 10&Under Distance Meet @ HRY
Full information for the league 10&Under Distance Meet at Hampshire Regional is now available on the event home page . If you've hesitated to sign-up for this meet because it's "Distance", then che...
Dec 11, 2012 - NAS Meet Changed
Due to a scheduling problem the NAS IMX Plus meet that was to take place on January 11-13 has been changed. The meet is now a Team Specialty meet and is being held as a single session on Sunday Janu...
Dec 10, 2012 - Equiment Ordering
Hi folks, We have finally set up an agreement with our vendor Finis to have them logo our suits and backpacks. In order for us to have them logo'd we will have to place a bulk order and submit one p...
Dec 10, 2012 - CCSC Power Point Results
Results from the CCSC Power Point Challenge Meet (USA), held this past weekend Dec 7-9, are now available on the Results page. Included in the results are the Power Point scores for all four of the c...
Dec 5, 2012 - Parents Group Info
Hi all, The next parents group meeting is next Monday December 10th - 5:30 at the Y - we probably won't have a room again at that time so we'll probably meet up in the preschool area. I'll make sur...
Dec 2, 2012 - League Meet @ HRY Results
Results from the league meet at Hampshire Regional on Saturday December 1st are available on the Results page.
Nov 28, 2012 - Another Russell Record
Tommy Russell shattered the Boys 9-10 100 Yard Backstroke team record at the Pioneer Valley Invitational this past weekend. His time of 1:14.42 beat the old record of 1:17.52 set more than 14 years...
Nov 27, 2012 - Pioneer Valley Invitational Results
Results for the NAS Pioneer Valley Invitational Meet (USA) held at Smith College on November 23-25 are available on the Results page.
Nov 19, 2012 - Thanksgiving Week Practice
Monday and Tuesday -- Regular practice schedule Wednesday --- AM practice only... No afternoon practice Thursday, Friday --- No practice
Nov 18, 2012 - Distance Meet Results
Full results from the Sat November 17th Distance Meet at home with Keene and Hi-Rock are now available on the Results page.
Nov 16, 2012 - Meet Mobile at Home Meets
As some of you may already know, at our last home meet (the YMCA Virtual meet) we did a test run of a system that provides live meet results via mobile devices. We plan on doing the same at Saturda...
Nov 15, 2012 - Robitaille in the News
Here's an article about WAVE swimmer Andrew Robitaille that appeared in the Westfield News on Tuesday. Andrew is receiving The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Western MA Chapter?s Outs...
Nov 13, 2012 - League Top Times
The league website now has top time rankings for all age groups in all events. Check out the Times tab to see how we rank against the rest of the league! These reports will be updated throughout...
Nov 12, 2012 - League Meet @ Keene Results
Results from the league meet at Keene with Northern Berkshire on Saturday November 10th are available on the Results tab.
Nov 10, 2012 - Home Meet Nov 17 Signups
The following is the link to the Food Table signup for the Home Meet 11/17 - http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090D45ACA69-20122 Job signup is on the event page for the meet.
Nov 8, 2012 - New League Website
A new Western Mass YMCA Swim League website is available at www.wmysl.org . Team info, Pool Locations, League Schedue, League Results and more now available. Coming soon will be league-wide ranking f...
Nov 8, 2012 - Hurricane Invitational Results
Results from the Hurricane Invitational meet held on Nov 2-4 at the Andover/North Andover YMCA are now available on the Results page. Only printed results are available right now --- Andover is having...
Nov 7, 2012 - No Afternoon Practice on Veterans Day
There will be no afternoon practice on Veterans Day (Observed), Monday November 12th. (HS/Senior morning workout will take place as scheduled.)
Nov 7, 2012 - NE Regional Time Standards
Time standards for the 2013 New England Regional (USA) meets have been posted on the Standards page.
Oct 31, 2012 - Wave parents meeting minutes from 10/12
Next parents meeting - Monday November 5th 6-7pm 10/12/12 Wave parents meeting minutes Discussed upcoming virtual meet Events for this season ? Holiday pizza party, end of Season banquet ? Kathy Jach...
Oct 31, 2012 - NE Seniors Champioship Information Posted
Information for the 2012 New England Seniors Championship (USA) to be held December 13-16 at Boston University is now available on the event page. Qualifiers only. Registration Deadline: TBD
Oct 30, 2012 - No Late Practice on Halloween
So that everyone can participate in Halloween festivities there will be NO late practices tomorrow afternoon/evening! There WILL be after school practice!
Oct 29, 2012 - No Afternoon Practice Today
Due to the impending arrival of Sandy the Y will be closing at 1:00 today. Therefore we will NOT have practice this afternoon/evening. The Y will remain closed until 9:00 tomorrow morning unless the...
Oct 28, 2012 - Russell Sets Team Record (Twice!)
Tommy Russell set a new WAVE team record for the Boys 9-10 50 Backstroke during the YMCA Virtual Invitational meet on October 27th. Actually, he set the record twice! First, he broke the old record ...
Oct 28, 2012 - Virtual Meet Results
Results for the YMCA Virtual Invitational meet is now available on the Current Season Results page. There were tons of new personal bests, many new USA Age Group Motivational times, and one new WAVE...
Oct 25, 2012 - PSC Results Available
Results from the PSC Team Specialty Meet (Charlotte O'Shea Memorial) on October 20-21 are available on the Current Season Results page. Included are the full meet results, plus new Personal Bests, ...
Oct 25, 2012 - Virutal Meet Psych Sheet
The Psych Sheet for this Saturday's YMCA Virtual Invitational Meet is available on the event page.
Oct 18, 2012 - Pioneer Valley Invitational Posted
Information for the NAS Pioneer Valley Invitational (USA) meet has been posted to the website. The signup deadline for this meet is Tuesday October 30th.
Oct 16, 2012 - REVISED Season Schedule
Here's a revised version of the Season Schedule -- only a couple of changes: Added a League 10& Under Distance Meet @ HRY on 12/23 Specified 12&Under Age Groups for the NE USA Championship on 2/28 -...
Oct 15, 2012 - Virtual Invitional Meet - food signup
Here is the link to the Food Table signup sheet for the first home meet on October 27th. Please take the time to sign up for your donation so we can plan what needs to be purchased. http://www.sign...
Oct 12, 2012 - NE Age Group Time Standards Posted
Time standards for the 2013 NE Age Group Championships have been posted on the Standards/Records page.
Oct 12, 2012 - First Parents Group Meeting
We are having our first parents group meeting on Monday 10/15 at 5:30 pm - location tbd that night (we will either be in the gp room if it is available or on the bleachers in the pool deck). Agend...
Oct 9, 2012 - A Great night at practice!
Tuesday night at the pool!
Oct 4, 2012 - NE Seniors Time Standards Posted
Time standards and current qualifiers for the 2012 NE Seniors Championship have been posted on the Standards/Records page.
Oct 4, 2012 - NO Afternoon Practice on Columbus Day
There will be NO afternoon workouts on Monday October 8th. (There WILL be morning practice for HS/National swimmers.) Coach Jamie says: "In honor of Columbus Day everyone should get out and discov...
Sep 26, 2012 - TENTATIVE Season Schedule
Jamie has released a TENTATIVE season schedule for the Winter 2012-2013 Season. She asked me to stress that this schedule is only TENTATIVE and that it is SUBJECT TO CHANGE . (Did the message c...
Sep 24, 2012 - Athlete Protection Training for Parents
Here is some information and a link to the Athlete Protection Training for Parents from USA Swimming that Jamie mentioned at the parents' meetings: The USA Swimming Safe Sport Program is proud to offe...
Sep 23, 2012 - OnDeck Parent Mobile App
Did you know that there is a mobile app available that can access much of the information from the team website, including your swimmer's results and upcoming meets? Check out the information about th...
Sep 23, 2012 - YMCA Volunteer Appreciation Night
The Westfield YMCA is hosting a volunteer appreciation night and since most of us have volunteered time working at swim meets we're included in the invite! The event will take place at Amelia Park on ...
Sep 6, 2012 - Officials Training
We will be hosting an Official?s Training Clinic on Saturday October 6 here at the Westfield Y. This is a great opportunity to get involved with the team AND to secure the best seat in the house (righ...
Aug 23, 2012 - MANDATORY Parents Meetings
There will be two MANDATORY parents meetings -- each family must attend one of these meetings. The first meeting will be on Tue September 18th at 7PM. The second meeting will be on Sat September 22nd ...
Aug 21, 2012 - Registration Forms Available
Registration forms for the Winter 2012-2013 Season are now available .
Jul 12, 2012 - July 17th 13 & Over Champs at Westfield
Folks, Here are the signup links for the 13 & over Champs for next Tuesday at Westfield. Participation is mandatory if your child is to be swimming at this event. Please make sure that you sign up ...
Jun 9, 2012 - car wash
come get your car washed at Zubers- support the National Team!
May 30, 2012 - Pre-triathlon Tasks
Wave parents, Some of you have asked about helping out prior to the day of the triathlon. There are a couple of things that we need done, very simple tasks that it would be great if someone would ste...
May 29, 2012 - Tonights Meet
Folks, If you are attending the meet tonight please be prepared to work it. You must sign up to volunteer on the sign up list. As of right now there are plenty of positions available. We are short ...
May 24, 2012 - May 29th meet - links
Sorry - the link for job volunteer may have been incorrect - here are the correct links Job Volunteer link Food Concession Link
May 23, 2012 - 5/29 Girls Only YMCA League HOME Meet Signups
Hi all, Our first summer home meet is this coming Tuesday May 29th - and it is a Girls Only league meet. The following links are sign up links for the Job Assignment and Concession Stand. Job/Volu...
Apr 22, 2012 - last call
if you will be swimming in USA meets this summer today is your last chance to sign up to swim.
Apr 21, 2012 - Meet Sign-Up
Last chance to sign up for USA meets is tomorrow- Sunday April 22.
Apr 21, 2012 - Meet Sign-Up
Last chance to sign up for USA meets is tomorrow- Sunday April 22.
Jan 21, 2012 - Great Meet Today Wave Swimmers
The final score was Holyoke 490 Westfield 366. Even though the outcome is a win for Holyoke I am very proud of every one of our swimmers. We swam great, had lots of personal bests, and hands down were...
Jan 15, 2012 - Great Weekend!
Great swimming all weekend Wave IMX'rs! We swam fast, made cuts, had many many personal bests and wide smiles to the very end!
Jan 6, 2012 - Champs Info
This is follow up information to supplement what was discussed at the Champs meeting this week. I have created a new tab at the top of our website with information about Champs. I will notify you wh...
Dec 11, 2011 - Toys for Tots and Food Drive Collection
The Wave Swim team will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for the Toys for Tots campaign and also food for the local food bank. Bring your unwrapped toy and food (canned and/or non-perishable food) ...
Dec 7, 2011 - Congratulations!
Niko Fantakis has been selected to serve on a National Committee for USA Swimming. He will be an athlete rep. on the Club Development committee.
Dec 6, 2011 - Parents Support Group mtg tomorrow
Hi everyone, The next parents support meeting is tomorrow December 7th, 5:30 at the Y. Tentative agenda: start planning for Champs start planning for Banquet and end of season activities other fund...
Dec 3, 2011 - Pittsfield Meet
Great win against Pittsfield today! We had lots of inspired swimming as well as team spirit! The 8 and under swimmers completed the meet without a single swimmer getting a DQ! I believe I heard a rumo...
Dec 3, 2011 - Apparel Catalog and Ordering
Hi All, The deadline for ordering Wave clothing has been extended to Monday December 6th. The catalog and order form/price list are accessible via the Apparel Catalog link at the top of our website...
Dec 2, 2011 - Invoices for Fees due
Hi everyone, Invoices went out on the December 1st if you had a balance due for USA and/or Invitational meet fees. These fees are overdue, they reflect events that the team has already paid for. P...
Nov 29, 2011 - Parents Support Mtg & Apparel Catalog
Hi everyone, A couple of announcements for you parents. We have put together a catalog of clothing and accessories that can be purchase with the team logo on it. This is a great opportunity to buy s...
Nov 26, 2011 - Pioneer Valley Invite
Lots of great swims for Wave swimmers last night and all day today! Happy Birthday wishes to birthday girl Emily Yeager!
Nov 23, 2011 - Pool Closed
Folks Due to mechanical difficulties with the pool there will be NO practice this afternoon for anyone. Furthermore the pool will be CLOSED through the weekend. Please DO NOT call the Y for updates. I...
Nov 23, 2011 - Pool Update
Folks The pool will be back up and running on Friday morning! Jamie
Nov 19, 2011 - Wave Swimmers Win!
Wave wins at Northern Berkshire! We had some great swims today against the Bettas. It was nice to drive here on a beautiful sunny day instead of in the middle of a snowstorm!
Nov 11, 2011 - Pizza Party next Wednesday
Please sign up for the pizza party next Wednesday night. Sorry for the short response time - we need responses by Monday so we can plan the food. On Wednesday during the 4:30 practice we will be ha...
Nov 7, 2011 - Home Meet 11/12
Hi Folks, We have our first Wave home meet on Saturday November 12. Signups for the job assignments are on the Events page. Signups for your food table contribution can be done at this link http...
Nov 5, 2011 - ANA Hurricane Invitational
10 & under session Sat morning w Jack. Other 10 & under swimmers unable to make it this am.
Oct 22, 2011 - The What Would Fran Do Practice
This morning we honored the memory of Fran Crippen. We raced a mile in practice and then we will go and race in the YMCA National Virtual Invitational.
Oct 22, 2011 - Done With Joy In Our Hearts!
Oct 19, 2011 - Virtual Meet on 10/22
For those of you swimming in the meet at Holyoke on Saturday: Please be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 11:45am. Warm-ups will begin at 12:00 and the meet will begin at 1:00pm. We will need ou...
Oct 18, 2011 - PSG news
I have uploaded the minutes of our first Parents Support Group meeting from 10/5 under the documents tab of the website. Next meeting will be Wed November 2 nd at 5:30. The agenda for that meeting...
Oct 7, 2011 - Announcements for October 7
"Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better" Announcements for October 7, 2011 There will be NO afternoon/evening practice on Monday Oct. 10. There will be AM practice from 5:30-...
Sep 2, 2011 - Wave Swim Team 2011-2012 documents
Folks, This year I am going to try to send you most of the paperwork you need for the beginning of the season in your email. Once you get your paperwork please print it and bring it back to me so tha...
Aug 22, 2011 - Swim Team Flyer
Flyer for Swim Team begiining of year.doc
Aug 5, 2011 - End of the summer
Folks, Today will be our last day of practice for the summer AT THE Y. We will continue to swim for the next 2 weeks at Crestview with the following schedule: Mon-Wed-Fri from 6:30am-8:00am ONLY (olde...
Jul 18, 2011 - Champs!
Congratulations to all of our Wave swimmers for a great meet on Saturday at Holyoke. Officially we finished in 2nd place behind Holyoke who finished in 1st! I have attached the results to this email! ...
Jul 13, 2011 - Announcements 7/13
Announcements July 13.docx
Jul 8, 2011 - Summer Champs info
Summer League Champs @ Holyoke on Saturday July 16. 12 and under swimmers will warm-up at 8:30am and the meet will start at 9:30am. 13 and over swimmers will warm-up at 1:00pm and the meet will start ...
Jun 22, 2011 - This Weekend
Folks, Here is the info for the meet this weekend at Springfield College: Friday- All Wave swimmers should be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 3:45pm. We will warm-up from 4:10-4:40 and the meet...
Jun 20, 2011 - Meet tomorrow!
Folks, Tomorrow (June 21) is our 11 and under meet at Hampshire Regional (Northampton). All Wave 11 and under swimmers should be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 4:45pm. Warm-ups will start at 5...
Jun 17, 2011 - Summer workout schedule & groups
Folks, Here is the summer workout time schedule & groups. This schedule takes effect on Monday June 20. Please let me know if you have any questions. See you at the pool- Jamie 11 Summer Wkout Sched C...
Jun 10, 2011 - Meet on Tuesday
First of all- We had GREAT results on Tuesday in our Summer League sprint meet! Overall, as a team, we finished in 2nd place. The girls finished in 2nd place and the boys finished in 1st place (the bo...
Jun 10, 2011 - This weekend and the boys meet on Tuesday
First of all- See you at the TRIATHLON on Sunday. Remember that you should park across the street in the Plaza if you plan to leave before the end of the race. Once the race begins there can be NO veh...
Jun 10, 2011 - Bay State Games
Folks, If you are going to Bay State Games Trials at Smith College: Today- be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 3:45pm Warm-ups begin at 4:15 and the meet begins at 5:15. Tomorrow- be at the pool...
Jun 6, 2011 - Over the weekend
Congratulations!!!! At the Crimson Distance Meet at Harvard on Sunday Hope Walsh qualified for Y-Nationals in the 1500 free! At the same meet Madi Rizzo made her age groups cut in the 1500 free. At th...
May 31, 2011 - 5/31 Meet
Our first summer league meet is Tuesday May 31. All Wave swimmers should be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 4:45pm. Warm-ups will begin at 5:00 and the meet will start at 6:00pm. The meet shoul...
May 10, 2011 - Summer meet schedule
Folks, Here is our VERY tentative summer meet schedule. The USA meets are set but the league meets are still in the tentative stage. As updates occur I will send them out to you. See you at the pool- ...
May 10, 2011 - Reminder Parents meeting
Folks, This is a reminder that we will have a parents meeting on Wed. May 11 at 6:10pm. I know that some of you are on both of these lists but hopefully I am not missing anyone by sending both. See yo...
Mar 28, 2011 - Stroke Clinics
Folks, Here are the flyers for the Stroke Clinics. Please register and pay at the front desk. Feel free to pass these on to anyone who is not currently on our team- especially anyone who is thinking a...
Feb 15, 2011 - Announcements
"I like nonsense ? it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. It?s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope? and that enables you to laugh at all of...
Feb 4, 2011 - Information for this Weekend
Folks, Please read this entire email- it is lengthy but contains very important information. If you have a basket for a raffle it should be brought to the GP room for the session that the age group is...
Feb 1, 2011 - Today
There will be NO practice today! Enjoy the weather- it?s been a long time since we have had consistent winter in New England Jamie
Jan 28, 2011 - Let the Quest Begin!!!
Folks, Here is the info for Sunday and the beginning of our quest to repeat as league CHAMPIONS!!!! All 500 Free and 1650 free swimmers should be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 8:00am (Nathan,...
Jan 19, 2011 - Practice for 1/19
The Westfield HS swim meet against archrival Northampton has been rescheduled for today!!! There will NOT be practice for 4:30-6:00 swimmers (Coach Will & Coach Jason?s group) OR 5:00-6:00 swimmers ...
Jan 18, 2011 - Announcement
The Westfield HS meet vs. Northampton has been postponed due to the snow. There is NO Wave practice today at the Y. Get out and shovel!!!
Jan 14, 2011 - Announcements
?Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.? Announcements for January 14, 2011 Tomorrow: Home meet against Holyoke: All Wave swimmers...
Jan 12, 2011 - NO practice
There will be NO practice for anyone today. (this storm won?t go away!!!). There will NOT be practice tomorrow morning for morning practice swimmers. Remember that we have a BIG meet against Holyoke o...
Jan 10, 2011 - Announcements
Folks, Great job on Saturday against Northern Berkshire! Thank you all so much for being such a world class group of people! Along with the regular chaos of trying to get a meet started (who is missin...
Jan 5, 2011 - Announcements for 1/5
?Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. He who looks outside, dreams. He who looks inside awakens?. Carl Jung Announcements for January 5, 2011- Happy New Year!!! This week:...
Dec 16, 2010 - 10 and under meet 12/19
Folks, Here is the info for the 10 and under meet at HRY (Northampton) on Sunday: All Wave swimmers should be at the pool dressed and ready to go by 12:15pm. Warm-ups will begin at 12:30 and the meet ...
Dec 16, 2010 - Wave Holiday Party
We are having a team pizza party on Monday after the 4:30 practice ? party will start at 6:30 in the GP room. The 4:30 practice will be a ?fun? practice for the kids ? there will be no earlier practic...
Dec 2, 2010 - Wave Parents Meeting Minutes
Here are the minutes from the Wave parents meeting last night. We need volunterers to help organize Champs and the Banquet. wave 12-1 parents meeting minutes
Dec 1, 2010 - Announcements for December 1, 2010
?As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.? ? John Fitzgerald Kennedy This week: Our meet against Tri-Y will begin at ...
Nov 19, 2010 - Announcements 11/18
?Let it never be said by future generations that indifference, cynicism or selfishness made us fail to live up to the ideals of humanism which the Nobel Peace Prize encapsulates. Let the strivings of ...
Nov 10, 2010 - Announcements for November 9, 2010
?Remember there?s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.? This week: NO 4:30-6:00 practice on Thursday Nov. 11. There WILL be regular 2:30/3:00 pract...
Oct 22, 2010 - Saturday 10/23 Virtual Meeting Info
For those of you who are swimming in the meet at Holyoke on Sat here is important information: The line-up (what you are swimming) is posted on the pool wall by the white boards at the deep end of the...
Oct 6, 2010 - Announcements 10/6
Folks, First- If you haven?t turned in your registration forms and made your 1st team payment please do this immediately . Right now we have roughly 100 swimmers and 37 have registered. This is NOT t...
Apr 15, 2010 - 2010 Summer Season
Folks, Our summer season will get underway on Monday April 26. Until the Westfield schools finish the school year our practice schedule will remain the same as it was for the winter season. I am attac...