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Kylie Sutherlin

Flying Fish Weekly Update Week 20 (January 17th – January 21st) CONGRATULATIONS to all of our Flying Fish that competed at the MLK meet this weekend! I am so proud of the improvements that I am seeing in this group and cannot wait to see what the rest of the season has in store! This week we will continue to work on technique and some of the small things that can be very important, especially during meets! ***A FEW THINGS TO REMEMBER*** Please continue to be prepared to do dryland...

Matt Papachronis

MLK Invite 2022 January 14, 15, 16 HSE Natatorium Saturday Finals Heat Sheet Sunday Finals Heat Sheet Meet Warm up Schedule Friday: Warm-Ups- 5:30p, Meet Start 6:30p Saturday & Sunday Prelims: Warm-Ups- 8:00a, Meet Start- 9:00a Saturday Finals: Warm-Ups- 4:00p, Meet Start- 5:00p Sunday Finals: Warm-Ups- 3:00p, Meet Start- 4:00p Finals include: A Championship A Final Heat for 10 & under events A Champitionship A Final Heat and a Consolation B heat for 11-12 & 13-14 events A Championship A Final Heat, a Consolation B heat, and a Bonus C...

Blake Brewer

WELCOME! Hi All! We have a short practice schedule this week due to the MLK swim meet! Please make sure for the meet each day you come with your event, heat and lane on your arm as well as snacks, extra towels and sweats to wear in between events! This weekend is going to be a long but fun and exciting weekend, that said, it would be best to have all of those! Check out the weekly schedule for the In the Door time, Warm Up time and Meet Start...

Kylie Sutherlin

Flying Fish Weekly Update Week 19 (January 10th – January 14th) Happy Monday! Hope everyone had a great weekend and the kiddos are ready to be back at the pool! This week we will continue to work on technique for all 4 strokes while also continuing to find time to work on meet staples such as starts, turns and finishes when lane space in the competition pool is available. I’m so excited to see our group race at MLK this weekend, for those that are not swimming please note the...

Ben Wachtel

Sea Dogs Weekly Newsletter Week 19 (January 10 - 16) This Week One of the most fun & exciting racing opportunities of the year is here - the MLK Invite! Great competition against the Oakland Live Y'ers and Clayton Shaw Park Tideriders, prelims-finals racing opportunities, and a week of recovery & skill work to prepare athletes to race at their best. Bring confidence and optimism to everything that you do this week. I have no doubt those who have been consistent with attendance and have brought great effort to the...

Matt Papachronis

Bluefin News January 9 Big meet week coming up! After a very challenging start to the week, we'll be doing a short recovery for MLK Invite this weekend. Just like previous years, Clayton Shaw Tideriders from St. Louis and the Live Y'ers from Oakland, MI will be joining us for this prelim/final invite. Fingers crossed for continued mild weather and for the group to remain relatively healthy. Attendance definitely dropped last week so I want to challenge everyone to take a look at your schedules to plan the best week...

Kylie Sutherlin

Flying Fish Weekly Update Week 18 (January 3rd - January 7th) Happy New Year!! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and have been able to enjoy the first few days of the new year. Sorry for the late update this week, as some of you know I have taken a high school Lifeskills teaching position at HSE and began today! This is a very exciting step for me and I took most of my time this weekend as well as today to prepare for my students to arrive back...

Matt Papachronis

Bluefin News January 3 Back to our regular school-week training schedule for the rest of the winter. There will be some changes around HS dual and invites and an udpate very close to Championship meets in March, however January and February look very consistent from a training viewpoint. Holiday training was a success; attendance and performance were very strong and this has put down a great foundation for fast racing the rest of the season. Please be ready to re-adapt to the challenges of academics and athletics this week and...

Blake Brewer

WELCOME! Hi All! Happy New Year! Welcome to 2022! Please check the schedule below as we have a lot of home high school meets this month! As a reminder, ALL swimmers must enter and exit through Door 10, no exception. Date Reminders: Other Reminders: Winter Season: As we are tansitioning into winter season AKA Cold and Flu season we do ask that if your athlete isn't feeling well (fever, nagging cough, has vomited at school/home, etc.) please keep them home until the symptoms are gone for 24 + hours. We...

Ben Wachtel

Sea Dogs Weekly Newsletter Week 18 (January 3 - 9) This Week Thanks for your patience as I have been out for the last week with illness - reports from our guest coaches have been outstanding and I am so proud of this group for having a great second week of Winter Training in spite of my absence. You have shown toughness and resilience through some very challenging workouts and there are great things in our future because of it! I will be out at least today but hope to...