ZSC Newsletter for the Week of 5/13-5/19

Club Administrator ZSC
May 13, 2019

This Week’s Events

  • A huge Thank You to everyone who secured donations for our annual Swim-a-Thon. 
    • Once all pledges come in, we should be right at $16,000!
    • We will be at the pool this week to get tickets out to swimmers that qualified for the raffles
    • Once everyone has entered the raffles, we will draw for prizes.
  • Cardinal Aquatics Throwdown is this weekend.  Details to come mid-week for participating swimmers
    • No practice this Friday or Saturday
  • Sugar Creek 12 and Under Invite signup deadline has been REOPENED AND EXTENDED to Thursday, May 16th
  • Signup deadline is this Friday, May 17th  for WTSC Father’s Day meet.

Upcoming Practice Schedule Change

  • No Practice Friday, May 17th or Saturday, May 18th – Cardinal Aquatics Throwdown Meet
  • Summer Practice Schedules have been posted
  • Click on your squad’s Calendar on the ZSC website for updated practice schedules that you can sync to your smartphone

Meet Information

  • Summer Meet Schedules have been posted
  • Cardinal Aquatics Summer Throwdown – May 17th – 19th
  • Sugar Creek 12 and Under Invite  – Tuesday, June 4th  
    • Sign up has been reopened.  Sign swimmers up hereThe new deadline is this Thursday, May 16th
    • Recommended for all 12 and Under Swimmers 
    • Sugar Creek 12 and Under Meet Letter 
    • Meet is held at Crawfordsville High School
  • Washington Township Swim Club Father’s Day Invite – June 14th – June 16th
    • Sign up is now open.  Sign swimmers up hereSign up deadline is this Friday, May 17th.
    • This meet is recommended for all swimmers
    • WTSC Father’s Day Meet Letter
    • Meet is held at North Central High School
  • Z-Heat Close Invite – June 29th – June 30th
    • Sign up is now open. Sign swimmers up here.  Sign up deadline is Friday, June 7th
    • This is a team hosted event; volunteers will be needed; stay tuned
    • Z-Heat Meet Letter
    • Meet is held at North Central High School
  • Seymour Summer Splash – July 12th – July 14th
    • Sign up is now open. Sign swimmers up here.  Sign up deadline is Saturday, June 8th
    • This travel meet is held in an outdoor pool
    • Seymour Summer Splash Meet Letter
    • We have blocks of 10 double bed rooms held at each of the following hotels: 
      • Hampton Inn –
        • $145/night
        • 812-523-2409 code ZSC by June 15th
      • Holiday Inn Express –
        • $145/night
        • 812-522-1200 code ZSC by June 14th

Upcoming Practice Schedule Change

  • No Practice Friday, May 17th or Saturday, May 18th – Cardinal Aquatics Summer Throwdown Meet
  • Summer Practice Schedules have been posted
  • Click on your squad’s Calendar on the ZSC website for updated practice schedules that you can sync to your smartphone

Swim-a-Thon

  • At the end of our official fundraising period (we will continue to accept donations, but they will not qualify for raffle and prizes):
  1. We are currently at $15,470
  2. We will be using the money to purchase updated underwater video equipment for use by all squads.
  3. Through May 11, for every $100 raised, swimmers will get a raffle ticket to enter in their choice of the following four drawings.  Therefore, there will be four big winners!
    1. Apple Airpods
    2. Kings Island 4 pack with parking
    3. Nintendo Switch
    4. Portable JBL Speaker
  4. Squad with the highest percentage of participation in fundraising will get  to vote on something fun for coaches to do (race against the winning squad, kiss a pig, etc)
    1. Junior (Coach Don) – 61%
    2. Senior (Coach Eric) – 55%
    3. Evolution (Coach Jeanine) – 42%
    4. Foundation (Coach Chris) – 41%
  5. Squad that raises the most money will get a pizza party
    1. Junior – $6114
    2. Senior – $4580
    3. Evolution – $3252
    4. Foundation – $1524
  6. If the club as a whole can reach a participation rate of 70%, our alumni college swimmers will return for a day of swim clinics and fun with the team!
    1. Overall - 52%