January 14, 2013
* Congratulations to all swimmers who competed in Saturday's 607-525 win over Big Spring. This was a tremendous team effort filled with so many exciting races, best times, and close finishes! Thank you to our parent volunteers for all of your help during the meet!!! Meet results have been uploaded to everyone's account.
* Practices this week: Regular schedule on Monday/Wednesday/Friday. No practice on Tuesday due to the high school senior night meet at 6:00pm. Practice Thursday will begin right after the high school home meet and run until 8pm (6:45-7:00ish start).
* Our next dual meet will be this Saturday, January 19 at home against the Mercersburg Aquatic Club. Online registration is open through Wednesday of this week. I plan to have the lineup posted sometime Thursday afternoon for everyone. Swimmers for Saturday's meet should be at the pool ready for warm-ups NO LATER than 7:45am.
* Entries are still being accepted for the 9 & under Valentine Invite on Feb 10. The entry deadline will be next Monday, January 21. Be sure to get signed up for this fun and exciting meet!!!
* I will be posting the information for this season's 9 & under Mini Champs meet today. Ship won this championship last season with a huge level of participation, and we're looking to repeat again this year! This meet will be a "yes/no" signup and I will be handling the individual event entries and relay assignments. The entry deadline for this meet will be February 11.
* Swim-a-thon: We're off to a good start with close to $1,000 already raised. Keep up the great work with this and drive up those donations!!! Our swim-a-thon will be held Thursday, January 24 during practice time.
* Practice group assignments: Effective immediately, the following swimmers should begin practicing with the training group listed below. This is being done to better balance our practice groups and provide the appropriate challenge to each our team members.
White: Alvin Dalida, Makenna Morris, Eliza Morehouse, Sarah Saylor, Julia Strine
Blue 2: Madison Osanitsch, Titus Manetta, Tim Forsythe, Bramley Hawkins, Kari Powell, Jillian Strine
Blue 1: Colby Estep
Thanks and have a great week!