Weekly Mailer

Dear VJO Swimmers and Parents,

Great Job All Star Swimmers!
Thank you Abigail Argueta, Maya Hunter, andSam Man for representing VJO and our Zone 3 at the Zone All Star Meet!   Last weekend Abigail, Maya, and Sam traveled to Carson City Nevada to competein the Pacific Swimming Zone All Star Meet. These three VJO swimmers were amongst the top eight selected from their age group to represent our Zone (Zone 3) at the meet last weekend.  At the meet they competed against the 4 other Zones in Pacific Swimming (Zone 1 North, Zone 1 South, Zone 2, and Zone 4).  Great Job Ladies!  We look forward to hearing about your great experience at this higher level meet.  Thank you for representing Vallejo Aquatics Club and our Zone 3.  You can see a copy of the full results on the Pacific Swimming “Results” website.
Abigail Argueta : 50 Back (41.88), 50 Breast 45.18). 100 IM (1:25.49)
Maya Hunter : 50 Free (33.68), 100 Free (1:13.36)
Sam Man : 100 Breast (1:22.43), 200 IM (2:24.65)
Upcoming Events:
Spaghetti Feed  – Sat March 23rd
Join us Saturday March 23rd at St Pats/ St Vincent’s for our annual Spaghetti Feed, Talent Show, Dessert Contest, and Baby Shower. Swimmers make sure to start perfecting your talents and desert.  Top contestants will receive prizes.  Flyers for the Spaghetti Feed have been placed in your family file folders at the pool.
Date:Saturday March 23rd
Location:St Pats /St. Vincent’s Cafeteria (1500 Benicia Rd. Vallejo, CA 94591)
Time:Start 5:00pm, Dinner 5:45pm, Talent Show, Desert Contest, and Baby Shower to follow
Upcoming Meets:
QUIK C/B/A Meet  (Rohnert Park, Honey Bee Pool)
The QUIK C/B/A Meet on March 9-10 is closed for entries.  This meet will be located at the Honey Bee Pool in Rohnert Park, CA.
Junior Olympic Championships(San Ramon, CA)
The 2013 Spring Junior Olympic Championships on March 15-17 has opened online for entries!  The meet will be held at the San Ramon Olympic Pool & Aquatic Park (9900 Broadmoor Dr., San Ramon, CA 94583). To enter this meet, swimmers must have achieved the JO time standard. Enter Online at: Deadline to enter:  11:59pm this Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
Far Western Championships(Morgan Hill, CA)
The 2013 Spring Far Westerm Championships on April 4-7 has opened online for entries!  The meet will be held at the Morgan Hill Aquatic Center (16200 Condit Road,Morgan Hill,CA). To enter this meet, swimmers must have achieved the FW time standard.  Enter online at: Meet Entry deadline: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:59PM
Piranha Swimming C/B/A+ Meet  - April 13-14 ***Not Attending***
Our team will NOT be attending the Piranha Meet on April 13-14 next month due to the fact our home VJO Meet is the weekend after.  We instead encourage our swimmers to attend our meet on April 19-21.
Save the Date:
·         Mar  9-10   - QUIK C/B/A Meet (Rohnert Park, CA)
·          Mar 15-17  - Junior Olympic Championships (San Ramon, CA)
·         Mar 23       -  Spaghetti Feed/ Talent Show/ Desert Contest   (St Pats HS Cafeteria)
·         Mar 28       -  Shark Pride Day (All Groups 5-6:30pm)
·          April 4-7     -  Far Western Championships (Morgan Hill, CA)
·         April 13       - Team Bowling (Stars Bowling, Vacaville)
·         April 18       - *Shark Pride Day (All Groups 5-7pm)*
·          April 19-21  - VJO C/B/A Meet  (Cunningham Pool)
·         April 22       -  No Practice (Day After Home Meet)
·         April 27-28  -  10 & Under Championships (Sunnyvale, CA)
·          May 18-19   - Piranha Swimming C/B/A Meet (Rohnert Park, CA)