Weekly Bulletin

Dear Parents and Swimmers,

Each week, we strive to keep you as up to date as possible with team news.

LESD Annual Banquet
Date:  Saturday, April 21
Time:  11:30 - 2:30
Theme:  Luau !!!
RSVP:   The deadline is midnight tonight to RSVP for the Banquet.
Cost:  $5.00 per person for this catered meal and celebration
Any families who have taken swimmer pictures at swim meets, or team events this season, we would love for your to submit pictures to Daria Wolke at for the LESD Banquet Slideshow.  
From Coach Clark 

Hello LESD Families,

Is the weather turning to Spring?  Let's all hope so.  All of our swimmers should be back in the water now and the training intensity will soon be picking up.  Please pay attention to Sarah's emails regarding meet entry deadlines.
Thanks to those that attended the Film Festival.
RSVP for the Annual LESD Awards Banquet now.

Swim Instructors Needed

I am looking for pool staff for Hawken Day Camp this summer, where I will certify you as a lifeguard if you are not one already.  If you're in high school or college and would like to teach, contact me, Betsy (440-995-1141).  You must be available for all 6 weeks: 11 June-20 July, 8:30-4:15.  I also need two lifeguards for the Upper School for the afternoons only.  


LESD Towels
We now have towels for purchase at any time.  The cost per towel is $17.00.  The cost per towel with embroidered name in the lower right corner is $28.00.  
Please use the following link to order your towels:
Apparel orders can be placed any time:
Click on the "Team Store" tab at the top of our website and you will be directed to the store.  On the left there are four categories.  Click on "Team Spiritwear" to get the latest Apparel to show off your team spirit.  
If you have questions please contact Jeff Ratino the LESD Apparel Coordinator at
Swimmer of the Month

Each month coaches honor swimmers that have shown good practice habits and dedication. March's Swimmer of the Month: /lelesd/UserFiles/File/March%20SOM(4).docx

Happy Birthday!     

16th - Amelia Brown, Halaina Palmer

18th - Coach Rick, Ethan Dong, Luke Edmonds, Abigail Hay

19th - Olivia Herbruck, Clara Klein

20th - Izzy Botos

21st - Coach Eddis, Preston Heynes

22nd - Coach Betsy, Bridget Douglas, Mei Hashimoto, Owen Sarbak

Practice Notes by Site

Hawken Upper

April schedule:

4/21/18 Saturday will be 7-9:30 AM Silver/Gold at Hawken Upper

Any other changes to the posted calendar will be emailed to you by the group coach. 

Hawken Lower

April schedule:


See your coach.


April schedule:

See your coach.

See your coach.

Have a Great Week!
Betsy Tietjen
LESD Age Group Coach, Assistant Team Manager
Hawken Day Camps Head of Pool
Hawken Learn to Swim Director