There have been some practice schedules changes for Senior Red and Black....

This is the MAC News for Friday, April 18th. 

There have been some practice schedules changes for Senior Red and Black due to the heat in the bubble.  This evening's practice will be shortened and run from 4:00-6:00 pm.  Tomorrow morning the groups will train longer, from 6:15-9:00 am. 

TOMORROW is the deadline for entries for the Retriever Aquatic Club (RAC) Abby Seeger Memorial Invitational ( to be held May 16-18, at the UMBC Aquatic Complex.  All entries, along with a check to cover the fees ($5.00/event, up to 4 events (12 & unders) per day, and up to 3 events (13 & overs) plus the $3.00 service charge), must be in the meet entry folder by 12:00 pm SATURDAY.   

Anyone wishing to contribute photos for the general team slide show shown at the banquet should e-mail them to Terri Bush at Territbush@aol.comor leave a disc of pictures in the Bush folder by SUNDAY 

Joanna Yeh ( is collecting pictures for the senior slide show to be shown at the banquet as well.  If you have any pictures of our graduating senior swimmers (Laurel Brabson, Jamie Hyrkas, Josh Kim, Katie Serfling, Julie Thackston, or Asaph Yeh) from any time in their MAC careers, the group would greatly appreciate copies. 

Your RSVP slip for the MAC banquet on May 4th, along with payment, is due to the Banquet folder by Monday.    

On Saturday, May 10th, we will be taking down the bubble for the summer.  We will need help from as many of our families as possible, especially our dads and older swimmers.  More information will follow soon, but get this date on your calendar now!  

On Saturday, May 31st MAC will be hosting a biathlon fund-raiser to raise awareness for cancer and to help support the Rossick family.  All entries, along with the $30 registration fee, are due to Coach Lauren's folder by May 15th.  The event is open to all MAC and Hood Hammerhead families, including parents and former swimmers!  Other ways to help are detailed on the information sheet found on our website.  The registration form may be found there as well.  This date does conflict with a meet our team is scheduled to attend.  More information regarding attendance at this meet will be available soon. 

The practice schedule for today is normal - Senior Red and Black from 4:00-6:00, Senior White and Senior Prep from 5:45-8:00, and Age Group II from 6:00-8:00 all in the bubble.  Age Group I will be in the indoor pool from 4:30-6:15.  There is no practice today for Novice or Masters.  On Saturday, Senior Red and Black will swim from 6:15-9:00, Senior White and Age Group II from 9:00-10:30, and Novice from 10:30-11:30 all in the bubble. Age Group I will be in the indoor pool from 7:30-9:00.  Seniors will have morning practice on Monday (and Wednesday) from 5:15-6:30. 

Have a great weekend!