OVERLOOK SWIM TEAM
Manheim Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

News Splash - July 27, 2022

Andy Mathers


FINAL NEWS SPLASH OF THE SEASON

This will be the final News Splash of the 2022 Season. However, we will be sending out information and updates prior to the 2023 season. Speaking of the 2023 Season, if you have 15 seconds, please complete this quick 2 question survey.

 

DIVISIONALS

Congratulations to all the swimmers at Divisionals. Overlook took third place in our Division. Woodridge took first and Ephrata took second (by just 7.5 points!). It was great to see the high level of competition and great sportsmanship from our swimmers.

 

ALL LEAGUES

All swimmers who have qualified and are attending All Leagues, remember this is a two day event. Friday 7/29 (Relays) and Saturday 7/30 (Individual Events). See the Overlook Website for more details.

 

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Saturday, July 30, 2022

All Leagues Championships (Ephrata)

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END OF SEASON CELEBRATION

Hottest party in Lancaster County…am I right?! We hope everyone who attended had a great time. Thank you again, to Amy Sprankle for all her time and dedication in putting together a fantastic event. Two related items below:

 

SWIMMER PHOTOS

For those of you who did not pick up your swimmer photos at the end of the season celebration, they are available at Overlook Pool during practices this week. They will be in a small box next to the family mailboxes.

 

WATER POLO CHARITY GAME - July 27 at 8:00pm

Come watch a charity game between the high school and alumni swimmers from Skyline and Overlook as they play a water polo game for the right to display the trophy at their pool for the next year! Wednesday, July 27th at 8pm at Overlook Pool. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for kids. Rain date is Thursday, July 28th.

 

MANHEIM TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITIVE SWIM CAMP – FALL 2022

This fall the Manheim Township High School swim team will be offering a competitive swim camp for Manheim Township residents in Grades one through twelve. The camp will be run by the MTHS coaching staff. Each group in the camp will be capped at 24 participants. Learn more about the swim camp here. Download the Medical Release/freedom From Liability Agreement.

 

MANHEIM TOWNSHIP AGE GROUP (MTAG) REGISTRATION IS OPEN

Registration for the 2022-2023 MTAG (Manheim Township Age Group) Swim Program season is now open. MTAG is open to residents of the Manheim Township School District in the first through ninth grade (6-14 years of age) who are not currently enrolled in a YMCA or USS swim program. Children of MT faculty members residing outside the school district are also eligible to register. Participants must be able to swim the length of the MTHS pool in both Freestyle and Backstroke. Eligibility requirements also include participation in THREE of the six scheduled dual meets. Ninth graders who have not attained the age of 15 before December 01, 2022 are eligible to compete. An MTAG information sheet, registration form and medical release form are currently available for those of you who would like to register.

 

COACHES CORNER

​​It’s been a great season! It’s coming to a close with All leagues at Ephrata on Friday and Saturday. I will send out the warmups as soon as I get them! Both groups are 9:30-10:30 for practice this upcoming Friday. If you need anything from me, please reach out. - Coach Cody