July 8, 2019
Weekly Update 7-8-19
Hey TNAQ! Congratulations to all the TNAQ swimmers that competed in Kingsport this past weekend. The team totaled 239 new best times, including 15 new Southeastern cuts. Swimmers earning new SES cuts were: Cassidy Allitt, Kelley Grace Chadwell, Aubrey Hall, Hayden Hall, Dixon Hamilton, Isabelle Holleman, Coleman McCay, Teagan Mewett, Addie Monroe, Noah Roettger, Jackson Yarbrough, and Lily Yarbrough.
Several swimmers finished in the top rankings for high point awards. These were the top 10 point scorers for TNAQ this weekend: Maggie Mewett (56 pts), Braden Salsbury (42), Teagan Mewett (39), Lily Yarbrough (39), Aubrey Hall (39), Isabelle Holleman (37), George Hu (31), Ethan Roettger (27), Annagail Herzog (24), and Claire Roettger (24).
These swimmers finished in the top 5 point scoring in their age group: Maggie Mewett, Reagan Yarbrough, Ethan Roettger, Claire Roettger, Lily Yarbrough, Teagn Mewett, Isabelle Holeman, Dixon Hamilton, Annagail Herzog, Cooper Ackermann, Addie Monroe, Hayden Hall, Noah Roettger, Braden Salsbury, George Hu, and Aubrey Hall.
The coaches were very pleased with the efforts of the team and are proud of the athletes' accomplishments. Next up is the Southeastern Championship in Huntsville. Please check with your coach if this is a meet you have qualified for.
Please update your t-shirt size in your account. We will be ordering championship shirts for every athlete attending a meet during the champ season and we want to have correct sizes for them.
This summer’s Age Group Zones meet is being held in Cary, NC. The trip is July 28 - August 4. The cost of the trip is $700. The Southeastern team will take the top 8 swimmers from SES in the 11-12 and 13-14 age groups. We will also select disabilities swimmers from these age groups.
Applications are now being taken for swimmers in these age groups. The link to apply is below and can also be found on the Southeastern Swimming home page ( https://www.teamunify.com/Home.jsp?_tabid_=0&team=szsslsc ) as well as the Southeastern Swimming Zone Team home page ( https://www.teamunify.com/Home.jsp?_tabid_=0&team=sezone )
The link to apply is below - they will accept applications through Friday, July 19th at midnight. ( Link to SES Zones Application and Information ).
If you have questions about the meet or whether you should apply, please talk to your group coach.
Upcoming practice changes:
If practices, groups, or locations are not mentioned then they will follow the normal schedule found by clicking here.
Please edit your commitment for each meet by selecting either “attend” or “decline” on the website. It helps immensely when the coaches know with certainty each swimmer’s plans for a meet.
Southeastern Championship (SES) - Huntsville, AL. Entry deadline has passed. Coaches will be finalizing entries this week. You must have qualifying times in order to attend this meet. Please see your coach for details.
Save the Date:
October 6 - TNAQ Awards Ceremony. We will have a guest Olympic speaker. More details to come.
TU Account Update:
Make sure you are checking your accounts. If you have an outstanding balance, you will not be able to participate in the upcoming events and meets. Feel free to contact Lizzie Fleming with any questions or concerns.
If you have questions about Scrips over the summer - please see coach Lizzie.
ALL ACCOUNT PAYMENTS MUST BE either MAILED TO OUR TNAQ OFFICES or PAID BY ACH, or CREDIT CARD. Please refrain from placing payments in the folders at the pools.
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Questions about accounts, fundraising, or meet fees? Please Contact Lizzie Fleming, firstname.lastname@example.org .
2019 Long Course Meet Schedule
July 18-21 Southeasterns Huntsville All qualifiers
August 1-4 Futures Greensboro All qualifiers
August 6-10 Junior Nationals California All qualifiers