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Sean Muncie

Congratulations SWAT on a 2nd Place Team finish at the IES Junior Champs last weekend in Moses Lake. SWAT had a lot of first time Finalists and Event Winners, Top 8 Finishes, and new JO Qualifying Swims. See below for Jr. Champs Highlights and Meet Results 2020 Junior Champs Highlights 2nd Place Overall Team Finish Two High Point Winners Belinda Butler and Sawyer Hill Eleven Individual Event Winners combined for Sixteen 1st Place Finishes! Sawyer Hill, Belinda Butler, Bryson Hill, Addie Dubinsky, Josh Barton, Britta Ohnback, Bridget St. Amand, Evelyn...

Sean Muncie

Congratulations SWAT for winning the 2019 Gold Medal Swim-A-Thon Grand Prize!! Following the conclusion of the USA Swimming Foundation’s 2019 Swim-a-Thon™ contest, four teams were named Gold Medal winners for their fundraising efforts and entered to win this year’s grand prize: a prize pack from the USA Swimming Foundation and includes a year of free license fees from TeamUnify, and a visit from Olympic medalist Kelsi Dahlia. SWAT was the newcomer to the Gold Medal Club this year; the other three Gold Medal winners had all previously achieved this award...

Sean Muncie

Spokane Waves Aquatic Team Parent Meeting Thank you parents, for attending the parent meeting Tuesday night. It was good to connect and talk swimming. For those of you that could not make the parent meeting Tuesday night Click Here for the Meeting Notes and Info. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask. EWU Parents there is a meeting tonight with Coach Hans at EWU at 6:15pm. Junior Champs Swimmers are getting ready for a big weekend in Moses Lake! Remember this is a Prelims/Finals Meet. The...

Sean Muncie

This was a big weekend for our swimmers and an excellent way for our swimmers to end 2019. Reindeer Splash and Holiday Classic Swimmers posted many 100% Bests, Personal Bests, Season Bests, Top 10 Swims and Team Records. Meet Results below. Congratulations to Michael Hochwalt for achieving his first Futures Qualifying Time in the 200 Fly. We still have one meet left in 2019 with swimmers Drew Kistler and Abi Furqueron competing at the USA Swimming Junior Nationals this weekend in Federal Way. Wish them well. Get excited about the...

Sean Muncie

The Top 16 Lists are the LSC Ranking through the 16th Place time swam so far this season. They are now available in each age group and for 12 & Under and 13 & Over Relays. The Top 16 list is a great refence for our swimmers going forward through the season to see how competitive they are in each event and to help swimmers set goals to place in the Top 16 at Junior Olympics s this March. The season is still early, and we have a great opportunity...

Sean Muncie

“Weather the Storm; Don’t Make Any Hasty Decisions in October” Years ago a colleague of mine told me “Don’t make any hasty decisions in October”. This is a sentiment I have tried to remember year to year and pass down to all my swimmers ever since. October is when “it all hits”. We are well into the swim season and the athletes’ training load is at %100. We are well into the school year and the study load for the athletes is at %100. Outdoors, the weather starts to change,...

Sean Muncie

Update, Monday September 30 2019 Flu Shot Clinic Tonight Tonight, Monday, September 30, one of our swim team parents, Wendy Barton, a Walgreens Staff Pharmacist, is pleased to be offering Flu Shots to our families during practice in the Whitworth lobby. Flu shots are available to be administered to swimmers and their families who have not already received them this season. We are very happy to be able to offer this to our membership at a convenient time and location during the “busy season”. Our swimmers are in close proximity...

Sean Muncie

Update, Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Great job Shootout Swimmers at the first meet of the 2019-2020 Short Course Season. 39 swimmers traveled to Moses Lake this past weekend to compete. This was an excellent chance for our swimmers to see where they are starting the season and get some racing experience under their belt. Click Here for Moses Lake Results and Improvements Billing Reminder; USA Swimming Registration This is just a reminder that the 2020 USA Swimming Registration Fee of $77 will be billed to your October Invoice. Every Swimmer...

Sean Muncie

Hello SWAT, Check out our new look! We have a new look to our Team Website. The new format will take a little practice but is much more user friendly than the previous. SMS Messaging/Team Communications, If you have not yet downloaded the OnDeck app please do so. The app is free, just visit the app store on your phone and search OnDeck. You can then access your account from the phone as well as check payments, invoices, meet results, meet entries, etc. In addition to downloading the OnDeck app,...

David Hill

SWAT 2019-2020 Registration Deadline this Saturday, August 3rd The Registration Deadline for Returning Members is this Saturday, August 3rd. August Dues are included in the Registration Fees. If you choose not to register for the 2019-2020 Season you account will be billed August fees separately. Those families wishing to select ACH payments must submit the registration fees by check before your account can be activated and the ACH function enabled. Make sure all registration payments paid by check are submitted before August 3rd to take advantage of the returning member...