Weekly Notes for March 15-28

Practices:  Spring Break from All Practices through March 28.  Swimmers participating in the Spring/Summer program will resume March 29 (Tuesday).

Practice Calendars:  Have been updated through Memorial Day weekend.  See Calendars.  We'll have same practice schedules as we did from September-February.  

Pictures Deadline for Swimmer Banquet:  Tuesday, March 15 Deadline!   Email Josh Sorbe ( swimmer pictures for this past summer & winter (June, 2015 through now).  The more pictures...the better the slide show!!!

Spring/Summer Long Course Season:  You'll be receiving the Spring/Summer Registration Information shortly.  We're working on the ability to do this online...details to follow.  We plan to offer an option for those with busy summer schedules to go just April-May, as well as a April-August option.  This will be in the registration information emailed to members shortly.

Sectional Results:  Another fantastic meet!  5 Brookings swimmers (Elizabeth Moriarty, Cain Lounsbery, Josh & Kyle Sorbe, Mark Vanderzee) competed in the 2016 Spring Sectionals Meet in Pleasant Prairie, WI, on March 10-13.  The meet was held in Long Course Meters for the Olympic Year and had 752 swimmers competing from 113 clubs.  Brookings Boy's placed 9th overall and the Club Combined (girls & boys) placing 20th overall!   Josh Sorbe (7th 1500 Free; 8th 200 & 800 Free & 400 IM; 13th 400 Free), Kyle Sorbe (16th 400 IM), Mark Vanderzee (11th 1500 Free & 16th 400 & 800 Free).  800 Free Relay (Mark, Kyle, Cain, Josh) placed 9th and the 400 Free Relay (Josh, Mark, Cain, Kyle) placed 13th.  20 out of 23 swims were Lifetime Best's for Long Course Meters!  Congratulations Swimmers!