March 5, 2018
Practices for March 5-10: NO Practices through March 18! Spring Break....Enjoy!!!
Stroke Clinic: Offered first 2-weeks when we resume (March 19-29...Monday thru Thursday). No practices will be held Friday & Saturday, March 23-24 and March 30-31. March 19-22 we'll run the Stroke Clinic on Monday & Tuesday (12&Overs from 4-5:30 and 11&Unders from 5:30-6:30), Wednesday (12&Overs..3:30-5 and 11&Unders..5-6), and Thursday (12&Overs..3:45-4:45 and 11&Unders..4:45-5:30). This Thursday and the following Tuesday & Thursday may be altered after we see how many Swim America Students we have registered for classes which begin March 22.
'B' State Recap: What an amazing meet! We had 18 first-time State Qualifying Times! 70% of our swims were Personal Bests! Wow...Great Swimming Everyone!!!
State Meet Recap: Another Great Meet for Brookings! 60% of our swims were Personal Bests! Placed 6th Place as a Club (out of 19 clubs)! 12 Club Records Broken>>> Ernest Ting (9-10 Boy's 50-100 Breast), Jazmyn Lunn (11-12 Girl's 100-200-500 Free, 50-100 Back, 100-200 IM), Grace Davis (13-14 Girl's 200 Breast), Cain Lounsbery (17-19 Boy's 100 Back), August Houborg (17-19 Boy's 100 Breast). Swimmer's Placing Top 10 in State Highpoint>>> Rosa Houborg (4th in 8&Under Girls), Ernest Ting (1st in 9-10 Boys), Jazmyn Lunn (1st in 11-12 Girls), Matthew Sorbe (3rd in 13-14 Boys), Caitlyn Nielson (3rd in 17-19 Girls), Cain Lounsbery & Kyle Sorbe (tied for 4th in 17-19 Boys). 1st Time Sectional Qualifiers are Grace Davis (200 Breast) and August Houborg (100 Breast & 200 IM), both will be attending Sectionals this week in Pleasant Prairie, WI (Cain Lounsbery & Kyle Sorbe also qualified previously but will not be attending). Also, thank you to the parents in volunteering to time & officiate at the meet, as well as the parents who put together the Swimmer Goody Bags and organized the timers sessions!
Best of Luck Swimmers at Upcoming Meets! March 8-11 Sectionals= Grace Davis & August Houborg! March 13-17 Junior Nationals= Cain Lounsbery will be attending this meet in Orlando. Good Luck Swimmers!!!
2017-18 Swimmer Banquet & Recoginition: Sunday, April 22. Time & Location TBA (afternoon). Mark your calendars. Once set time/location are known...we'll update the event calendar.
Summer Meets: Our Brookings June Meet and the State B Champs & State Meet are in the Events tab so families can plan to attend. We'll be posting the summer schedule by April 1.