May 16, 2018
Update Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Fazzari’s Open this weekend
The first meet of the Long Course Season is this weekend in Lewiston, ID. SWAT has 41 swimmers attending the competition. SWAT is seated well going into the meet This is an excellent opportunity for our swimmers to get used to long course racing and a chance to set the baseline for the rest of the season.
Session 1- 7:45am (all age groups)
Session 2- 11:45am (all age groups)
Session 3- 7:45am (all age groups)
Session 4- 10:45am (all age groups)
SWAT Tryout Week
SWAT is hosting a tryout week for new swimmers. Tryouts are going on this week (May 14-18 @ at 3:30pm) at EWU and May 29-June 1 at Whitworth. If you know of any potential swimmers or interested families please let them know and direct them to the Tryout Link on the SWAT Website
Evaluations to Join SWAT are ongoing and not limited to these dates. If you are unable to make the dates listed above or would like to tryout sooner, please contact SWAT’s Lead Developmental Coach Janali at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule another time
This Friday May 18 is the last day to turn in Swim-A-Thon Funds
We’ve exceeded our goal of $17,000 and money is still coming in. We have three more days to turn in Swim-A-Thon funds. Turn in your envelopes to your coach or to Amy Ingalls at the pool.
Great Job SWAT on a successful Swim-A-Thon. Thank you to those families who took the time to fundraise and support the team.
SWAT Spring Awards Banquet is Next Wednesday, May 23
The Annual Spring Awards Banquet is Wednesday, May 23rd 6-9pm at the HUB located on the Whitworth Campus. We need to know how many to expect for dinner so make sure you register today and list the number of family members attending in the notes.
Volunteers are needed for event set up from 3:45-5:30pm and breakdown 8:30-9:30pm.
All swimmers and parents are encouraged to attend and celebrate the accomplishments of the Team and individual swimmers this past season. Register for the Job Signup on the Event Registration Page.
This year, the Awards Banquet will be catered by the University featuring a full spaghetti dinner. The cost is $10 per person.
To register go to the Spring Awards Banquet Event Link on your Team Website, Click “Yes” will attend just like you do for a swim meet; in the notes, include how many from your family will be attending so we know how many will be eating. You will be billed accordingly. Please note: “If you do not state how many are attending in the notes then you cannot eat” No outside food or drink will be permitted.
This is a semi-formal event or “dress your Sunday best”. We want to make our awards banquet a special occasion for the athletes to celebrate the hard work and accomplishments throughout the year please dress appropriately.
Gold and Senior Saturday Practice 7-9am
For those swimmers who didn't register for the meet this weekend, there is still Saturday practice from 7-9am at Whitworth.