March 26, 2009
The meet notice for the EST Spring into Long Course meet ( www.mdswim.org/Top_Nav/Meets/2008-2009_Schedule_Results/The_Eagle_Swim_Team_Spring_Into_Long_Course_Swim_Meet.htm) scheduled for April 18-19, at the McDonogh School in Owings Mills, has been posted. This meet is open to all of our swimmers with long course times that are "BB" and slower. The fee for one day is $23 and two days is $43. All entries, along with a check to cover the fees, are due to the meet entry folder by noon on Saturday. If you have any questions as to whether your child should attend this meet, please speak to your child's coach.
The end of the year banquet will be held on Sunday, April 26th at 5:30 pm at Dutch's Daughter. Cost is $20 per person. Children under 3 are free. Questions about the banquet should be directed to Helene Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org at 301-607-6475. RSVPs are due to the Banquet folder by April 14th. There will be a slide show presentation at the banquet. Anyone interested in contributing pictures for the show should e-mail them to Terri Bush at email@example.com place them in the Bush folder by April 20th.
Jeb Beaver and Chris Kaplan will be running a stroke clinic for swimmers ages 6-13 of all abilities. It will take place on 4 Saturdays - April 25, May 2, May 9, and May 16th from 2:00-3:00 pm in the indoor pool at Hood. Cost is $60 per child. For more information, click here - www.macswim.net/files/StrokeClinic09.doc.
There are some practice schedule changes for the rest of this week and Monday and Tuesday of next week that affect Senior Red and Black. Sectional swimmers will finish practice today at 5:15, the rest of Senior Red and Black will swim until 5:45 tonight and tomorrow. Saturday's practice will run from 7:00-8:45 am. Monday and Tuesday's practice will finish at 6:00.
The practice schedule for today is as follows - Senior Red and Black swimmers attending sectionals from 4:00-5:15, the rest of Senior Red and Black from 4:00-5:45, Senior White from 5:45-8:00, Age Group II from 6:00-8:00, and Senior Prep and Masters from 8:00-9:00 all in the bubble. All of the Novice groups will swim in the indoor pool - Novice I from 4:30-5:30, Novice II from 5:30-6:30, and Novice III from 6:30-7:30. There is no practice today for Age Group I.