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Anissa Kanzari

The Dayton Raider committee sign-up page has been created. Please click here to go to the sign-up genius page. This is one of the ways you can earn your 30 service hours during the short course season. Committee descriptions can be found in the email sent on September 18 or by clicking here. If you have questions about a particular committee, please email the committee chair listed in the description. Please note, this "News" will only be accesible via email. It will not be displayed on the Raider homepage.

Anissa Kanzari

Raider Entries Posted for the WTRC Andrew Worley Invite October 7-9 @ Washington Twp. Rec Plex Click here to go to the Events page, click on the WTRC Andrew Worley Raider meet homepage and scroll to the bottom to review the entry file. If you missed the entry deadline or want to make any changes, you must email Anissa @ [email protected] BEFORE 9am tomorrow (Saturday, September 24). Please include any additions or corrections in your email. Please DO NOT REPLY to this email. Replies to system generated emails sometimes do...

Brent Peaden

Hi Returning Raider Families, Below are the preseason practices offered prior to the official start of the season on Tue Sep 6th (Day after Labor Day): Monday Aug 29th S1, 4-6pm (dryland 4-4:45pm), DRAC S2, 4-6pm (dryland 4-4:45pm), DRAC Red Senior, 7-8pm, DRAC Junior, 4:45-5:25pm (dryland only), DRAC Red Jr, White, Blue, Bronze, Raider Prep, OFF Tuesday Aug 30th S1, 4-6pm (dryland 4-4:45pm), DRAC S2, 4-6pm (dryland 4-4:45pm), DRAC Red Senior, 7-8pm, DRAC Junior, 4:45-5:25pm (dryland only), DRAC Red Jr, White, Blue, Bronze, Raider Prep, OFF Evaluations New Swimmers, 6-7pm...

The 2022-2023 season has begun. Returning families can register on the website. New families joining can register beginning September 6. If the training group has reached maximum capacity, please use the "Contact Us" button on the left to request placement or be added to our waiting list. Swimsuit, Training Equipment, and Team Apparel price list is available. Our team vendor is Swimville. Click here for all the details (found under the "Athlete Info > Equipment Checklist" page Age Group (12 & under) optional practices offered on the dates below. We...

With another school year on the horizon, it is finally time to say farewell to our senior class. We wanted to recognize the Senior Swimmers who are graduating and moving on to their next steps. These swimmers, and their families, have invested and given much to the program, and we are grateful for their membership over their yea with the club. They are a very accomplished group, and we are so proud of the hard work and lessons learned that have led them to this point. Together, they represent 11...

Congratulations to the Futures Team that competed in Geneva, OH at Spire Institute this past weekend! The team finished 3rd in combined points and 2nd in the Men's Division, only 40 points behind a team of all college swimmers from Ohio State! They also had a bunch of fun, dressing to "Back to the Future," "Minions," "Beach," and "Highlighter," themes. Swimmers also established new US Open Cuts (Dillon Edge) Winter Jr. National Cuts (Matt Labianco, Jordan Davis, Anthony Braun), and EVERY SWIMMER was on the podium at one point or...

Congratulations to the following forty-eight (48) Raiders who have qualified to the Ohio 14 & Under Junior Olympic Championships, held July 21-24 at Miami University. Meet Homepage - scroll to bottom to view Raider entries and Relay Lineups 10un Girls Adelyn Patton F 8 Dayton Anna Heppner F 9 Oakwood Louisa Kremer F 9 Dayton Daphne McKeon F 9 Beavercreek Francine Schoettmer F 9 Beavercreek Jacqueline Heppner F 10 Oakwood Arabella Liu F 10 Centerville Ellianna McClure F 10 Beavercreek Emma Ruff F 10 Beavercreek Gloria Schoettmer F 10 Beavercreek...

Free Swim Clinics - Homepage Dayton Raiders Aquatic Center (DRAC) 560 Grange Hall Road, Beavercreek, OH 45430 No Preregistration. Walk-in Only • Sat July 16th 11-12PM at DRAC: Starts • Sat July 30th 11-12PM at DRAC: Butterfly • Sat Aug 13th 11-12PM at DRAC: Freestyle • Sat Aug 20th 11-12PM at DRAC: Breaststroke • Sat Aug 27th 11-12PM at DRAC: Backstroke Qualifications: Ages 6-10, have basic water skills, and move through 6' water depth unassisted Fall Planning: Free evaluations & trial practices: --Tue 8/30 (6-7pm) --Wed 8/31 (6-7pm) --Thu 9/1...

Raiders win first ever team title at the 8un Barbara Kay Championships, held Mar 5-6, 2022 at Worthington HS in Columbus, OH. 22 teams and 350 swimmers competed. In additional to Francine Schoettmer, Adelyn Patton, Keira Kelly, and Anna Heppner setting a new 8un girls Raider team record in the 200 Free Relay (2:24.11, formally 2:28.02 set in 2008), our swimmers established 53 new "Personal Best Times" and had numerous moments on the awards stands. Barbara Kay Raider Meet Homepage Dayton Raiders Team Champions Athlete Age Hometown 1 Adkins, Parker...

Here is a treat for all swimming enthusiasts! We have stumbled onto a real treasure - the original, yellow-tattered journals from the Dayton Raiders (Dolphins) founder Coach "Mac" Preston. Coach Preston passed away in Georgia in 2004. However, his daughter, Ammee Burgess, found these Gem City Classics and tracked us down. We thank Aimee from the bottom of our hearts for not letting these go! Today's electronic capabilities allow us to keep these journals alive forever. A special thanks goes out to former Raider parent Randy Shively and current Raider...