Week Ahead 6/20 to 6/26 - Home Meets; Pasta Dinner; Dolphin Reunion Day; Movie Night

Ann Bolten

Dolphins swimmers and parents –

School has ended. Our morning / afternoon practice schedule as well as our Minis program begins tomorrow. We successfully completed our first A Meet and B Meet of the season and now we are headed for another B Meet (Wed. / home) and A Meet (Sat / home) this week. My friends, we are officially in the heart of the summer swim team season.

Action Items for you Immediate Attention

  • Commit your swimmers yes or no for both meets this week and for the balance of the season including relay carnival and divisionals.

This Week on the Swim Team

  • Monday June 20th – Morning Practice Schedule Begins.
    • 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. – all swimmers welcome. This is a particularly good option for stronger swimmers. Monday through Friday. Swimmers are invited to stay after practice for “Breakfast with the Coaches” from June 20th to June 24th - BRING YOUR OWN BOWL AND SPOON!
    • 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. – stroke instruction practice – open to 10 and under swimmers who have not yet mastered all four strokes. Coaches will spend focused time teaching swimmers, building confidence and getting them legal in all four strokes. Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
    • 5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – open to all swimmers. Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
  • Monday, June 20th – First Minis Practice of the Season. Practice dates are M, Tu, Th, F. Choose from 3:30 or 4:00 practice. Each practice lasts for 30 minutes.
  • Wednesday, June 22nd - B Meet HOME vs. Seven Locks. Swimmers should arrive at 4:50 p.m. Warmups begin at 5:00 p.m. Meet begins promptly at 6:00 p.m. Draft meet lineup will be circulated on Monday. Volunteer sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d4fabad28a3fb6-week
  • Friday, June 24th – Pasta Potluck and Capture the Flag at the Town Hall 6:30 p.m. after Practice. More details to come tomorrow.
  • Saturday, June 25th – A Meet – HOME vs. Westleigh. Draft meet lineup with eligible swimmers will be circulated on Thursday. Theme is HEROES AND VILLAINS.
    • This first home meet of the season is also Dolphin Family Reunion Day.
      • 9:00 -A Meet Begins
      • 10:15ish - Meet Halftime - We will recognize all former swimmers and their parents who are in attendance.
      • 11:30 a.m.- After the Meet - Cheer on Somerset Dolphin parents at the swim off and Somerset Dolphin alumni as dive back in the Somerset pool to race again. Sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d4fabad28a3fb6-thesink
  • Saturday, June 25th – Movie Night – 8:30 p.m. at the Town Hall. The outdoor movie will feature Sing 2.

Next Week

  • Team Photo – During Afternoon Practice, Monday, June 27th
  • Parents Only Wine Tasting – Evening of June 28th – if you did not receive an invite, please email [email protected].

We are busy updating the calendar on the website – save the dates for Meets and Social Events.