Team Update 11/15/17


Team update 11/16/17


Friday 11/17-Sunday 11/19 -- PINK IN THE POOL

Swim Meet Weekend:

  • This is a large meet with over 625  swimmers from around Ct and coming from Maryland and Rhode Island
  • If you have a job assignment, please make it a point to be there on time and when needed.  The success of our meet depends on our volunteers!
  • Warmups will be sent through your coaches.
  • 13 & over swimmers will be seated in the gym for Saturday and Sunday. Please remember to bring your chairs!
  • Make sure to be in Wahoo Attire and wear your PINK!!
  • This is a Trials and Finals meet and if your swimmer makes finals you WILL be expected to time

Pink caps are still available for purchase!  Remember we would like to have Wahoos in Pink at the Thanksgiving Meet, Nov 17-19th.  Get your cap in  the lobby any night this week during practice and if you ordered a pink shirt, please pay for it now!

A limited number of pink shirts will be available this weekend for the price of $ 20.00 Pre ordered shirts will be arriving on Thursday and can be picked up then.


Reminder also about the personal product bin in the lobby!  Waahoos are partnering with Wilton Food Pantry for the following items:

  • Personal Care Items: Shampoo, Conditioner, Deodorant, Body Wash, Soap, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Body Lotion etc.
  • Feminine and Baby Care Items: Pads, Tampons, Baby Diapers
  • Paper Products: Toilet Paper, Paper Towels, Kleenex, etc.


Please remember to drop off your donations!





Thanksgiving Holiday practice:


Wednesday, Nov 22

Friday, Nov 24

Saturday, Nov 25

       Super Bronze

Combo SB/SS 5:00-6:00pm 25 yd pool

No Practice

11:30-12:30 LCM

Super Squad

No Practice

10:30-11:30 LCM


5:15-6:30pm South

5:00-6:15 North

11:00-12:30 LCM


5:15-7:00pm North

3:15-5:00pm North

9:00-11:00 LCM


No Practice

No Practice

8:30-10:30 LCM


3:15-5:15pm North

1:15-3:15pm combo with National (4 lanes South)

8:30-10:30 LCM


3:15-5:15pm South

5:45pm-7:45pm South

8:30-10:30 LCM


check with Coach

Randy for morning

and Holiday times.

1:15-3:15pm North

1:15-3:15pm North

6:00-9:00 LCM




Sunday 11/26 is the deadline for the second order cycle from the Wahoos Apparel & Gear Online Store.



Remember, orders may be placed with Metro Swim Shop at any time!



Fundraising reminder

·         If you choose to participate in the Team Development program and there is no Team Development activity by January 31, 2018, you will be billed for the Team Development obligation on February 1.                        




Are you losing sleep at night trying

to figure out the recruitment process for your student athlete?



Join us for a workshop style presentation

     Swimming in College

Demystifying College the College Recruitment Process

With both a Coach and Parent Perspective

                                   January 20, 2018                                        


  • Can my son or daughter swim in college?
  • Will they be “recruited” and how does that happen?
  • How do I navigate the nuts and bolts of this process?
  • What is the role of parents, coaches and the high school?
  • What is the difference between Division I,II,III ? Athletics and scholarship availability?
  • What is the timeline we should follow to be successful?


Who:          Recommended for parents and swimmers of High School  juniors                                                           (sophomores are invited although early for them) on National Squad, And all Senior

        swimmers interested in Swimming in college 

Date:         Saturday, January 20, 2018

Time:         9:00am–11:30am

Location:  To be announced

   RSVP: by January 10th - Required


  Led by:     Randy Erlenbach, Director of Competitive Aquatics               

Hilary Berger, Parent of Recruited Student Athlete and   

                    Professional Career and Educational Counselor

For swimmers of all abilities who want to swim in college