At all home meets, ribbons are awarded to swimmers as follows:

Individual Events:

1st through 6th place for 10 & Unders

1st through 4th place for 11 & Ups

Relays: 1st through 4th place.

Heat Winners: All heats after the 1st heat… unless you placed overall.

Participant Ribbons: All 8 & Unders who did not place.

Special ribbons are given at the end of the season to all swimmers who break team records and/or qualify for the County Swim Meet.  


Stars are earned by swimmers of all ages, white stars are recommended for ages 10 & Under but open to all ages

White:    awarded for improving best time by 3 seconds

Red:    awarded for being within 3 seconds of County Qualifying Time*

Gold:    awarded for achieving County Qualifying Time*

Large Gold:    awarded for breaking an IVST Pool record

*County Qualifying Times can be found under the Documents Tab.

Do you have questions about awards?  Please contact: [email protected]