AQUAHAWG NEWSLETTER For June 26, 2019

Brian Hein
Jun 26, 2019

AQUAHAWG NEWSLETTER For June 26, 2019


SCHEDULE— 

  • June 27th - Regularly Scheduled AM Practices (Senior 2 Swimmers will have AM Practice from 7-9 am at the Jones Center); NO Afternoon Practices due to the Summer League Meet.
  • June 28th – July 3rd – Regular Practice for all Groups.
  • July 4th – Wild 1, Wild 2, Senior 1, and Senior 2 will have a 4th of July Fun Practice from 7:00-9:00am at SAC.  The Hawg's fun practice will be from 8:00-9:00am at the SAC. If your swimmer has a floatie be sure to bring it!  No evening Jones Center practices for any groups. No Dryland for any groups. 

Long Course State Championship Team Apparel— Long Course State Championship Team apparel is now available at the HawgShop .  Accepting pre-orders now until Sunday, June 30 11:59 pm. Extras will not be ordered. Orders should be in and ready for distribution by Friday, July 19th.


NATIONAL RANKING ALERT-  Conner Boatright is currently ranked 4th in the country in the 400m free for the 11 & 12 boys.  He went a blazing 4:28.50 this past weekend at the Fort Smith meet. He also broke the Arkansas state record.  Conner is pictured with his big brother showing his support!  Congratulations to Conner!


PAST MEETS- 

FSTR Recordsetter (June 21-23)- Great job to everyone that attended the Fort Smit Meet!  As usual, we were dodging the weather! 


UPCOMING MEETS–

LRAD Mary Grace Tucker Memorial Invite (July 12-14)- This meet is open to all groups and is a great chance to race long course events indoors!  Please commit using your online account—not through the OnDeck app.  Deadline to commit has been extended until tonight-- June 26th

ASI Long Course Championships (July 25-28) - This is the Arkansas Long Course State Championships.  It is open to all qualifiers.  Go to the meet page to check out which events your swimmer has qualified for.  If the time is in black, that means your swimmer has qualified for the meet in that event.  If the time is in red, your swimmer has not qualified for that particular events. 


Aquahawgs Summer League Opportunities:

These meets are open for all groups as long as your swimmer does not have a B time.  These meets are hosted by the local summer swim league.  Times will not count towards official times with USA Swimming. These are developmental meets geared towards novice swimmers.  Swimmers with 'B' times cannot swim events in which they have achieved the 'B' time standard. If you have any questions about these meets please contact Coach Nick at nick@aquahawgs.org.

  • Summer League Meet @ the Jones Center (June 27)
  • Summer League Meet @ FAC (July 10)-. Deadline to commit is July 5th.

  • Summer Swim Meet @ Mt. Sequoyah (July 19)-Deadline to commit is July 14th.