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Kingfish Board

Hello Kingfish Families, We are glad to hear that families who have earned Kingfish flags (through prior years of service to the team) are planning to fly them in support of the Kingfish starting this weekend. The Kingfish Board is all for keeping the team together and active in any manner possible this summer. They are also planning a well-deserved recognition of our 2020 seniors. Please stay tuned for additional details in the coming days. GO KINGFISH!!

Emily Lilyestrom

A message from the MCSL Executive Board May 21, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic continues, and Montgomery County currently has a higher rate of infection, hospitalization, and death than many other counties in MD. Our county government has yet to remove the “stay at home” restriction and will be looking for sustained downward trends in several key COVID-19 related metrics (number of new cases in an environment of increased testing, hospitalization rate, ICU admissions, deaths and emergency room visits) before restrictions will be loosened. Unfortunately, there is no way to accurately...

Emily Lilyestrom

UPDATE – SUMMER 2020 We wanted to give you a quick update on where we stand on the Summer 2020 Kingfish season. As you know, our season depends on decisions being made by the state, county, and the MCSL. The state has begun lifting some restrictions, but is providing for a “community-based” approach allowing counties to delay re-opening and Montgomery County has stated that now is not the time for the county to re-open. The MCSL Board will meet on Thursday, May 21st. We are hopeful that MCSL will be...

Emily Lilyestrom

• Congratulations - Summer 2020 Assistant Coaches and CITs • Registration – Update • Personalized Kingfish Swim Caps – Orders Cancelled • Towel Pants and Skirts – Orders Cancelled • Certification for Officials • Save the Dates Congratulations – Summer 2020 Assistant Coaches and CITs Congratulations to our Summer 2020 Assistant Coaches: Kasey Anderson, Emma Hinckley, Jonathan Hofmann, and Faith Lane and our Summer 2020 CITs: Lizzy Emerson, Lucas Englert-Fernandez, Caitlin Hofmann, and Philip Williams. Thank you to all of our applicants – what an outstanding group of individuals. And...

Emily Lilyestrom

• Kingfish Pre Season Event – Germantown Pool – Cancelled • Personalized Kingfish Swim Caps • Swimsuits and Jammers • Certified Officials Needed – Stroke & Turn, Starters and Referees • Calling All Sponsors • Banquet Planner • Save the Dates Kingfish Pre-Season Event, March 28th - Germantown Pool - CANCELLED Thank you for signing up for our pre season event at the Germantown pool. As many of you know, the Germantown pool is now closed due to the extenuating circumstances. The re-open date for the pool is fluid, at...

Emily Lilyestrom

(Information on how to order the beautiful "towel" attire is below - keep on reading.) • Certified Officials Needed – Stroke & Turn, Starters and Referees • Kingfish Pre-Season Event at Germantown Pool, March 28th, Sign up below • Towel Pants & Skirts – Last Call • Calling All Sponsors • Little Kingfish Coaches • Banquet Planner • Save the Dates Certified Officials Needed: Stroke & Turn, Starters and Referees Each year we need to ensure that we have enough certified Stroke & Turn, Starter, and Referee officials on our...

Kingfish Board

2020 Assistant Coach & CIT Application Deadline Reminder, February 13th, 6:00 pm Applications for Assistant Coach and Coach in Training (CIT) positions for the 2020 season are to be submitted by Sunday, Feb 13th at 6:00 pm. Application forms can be found on the “Other Documents” tab of the Kingfish website. Applicants should complete and submit both the Application and Code of Conduct forms. There is also a document describing the criteria for applicants. Please note that CITs are not paid, but will receive SSL hours. Please either email applications...

Emily Lilyestrom

• 2019 Assistant Coach & CIT Applications – Due by February 13th at 6:00 pm • Coaching/Interview Committee Members Needed • Certified Officials Needed – Stroke & Turn, Starters and Referees • Kingfish Pre-Season Event at Germantown Pool, March 28th, Sign up below • Save the Dates • New Kingfish Merchandise – Last Call 2020 Assistant Coach & CIT Application Deadline Reminder, February 13th, 6:00 pm Applications for Assistant Coach and Coach in Training (CIT) positions for the 2020 season are to be submitted by Sunday, Feb 13th at 6:00...

Emily Lilyestrom

New Kingfish Swag Now through February 14th, we have the opportunity to take special orders for Kingfish Towel Pants at $30 and Towel Skirts at $20. The towel pants will be offered in our traditional Kingfish colors with one leg in blue and the other leg in green with a white pocket embroidered with our logo. The towel skirts will be offered as blue on one side and green on the other with a white pocket embroidered with our logo. Pre-ordered items will be available for pick up at registration...

Emily Lilyestrom

Kentlands Kingfish Summer 2020 – Schedule A Meets – Saturday Morning June 6th – Time Trials June 13th - Mill Creek Towne at Kentlands (Home) June 20th - Kentlands (Away) at Bannockburn A Relay Carnival – Location and Date are To Be Determined (with a window of June 21-July 5) June 27th - Kentlands (Away) at Merrimack Park July 4th - River Falls at Kentlands (Home) July 11th - Kentlands (Away) at Tilden Woods Divisionals - July 18th (Location To Be Determined) Kingfish Season Ending Banquet – Evening of Saturday,...