LVSC Newsletter

Deborah Parrales

Contribution Hours:  This Saturday August 31stmarks the end of long course season, and is when the clock resets on all of our hours.  If you did not meet the required 10 contribution hours your account will automatically be charged $25.00 for every missing hour.  Short course season, which is considered the period from September 1stto March 31st, will require the completion another 10 hours during this time period.  We have this system in place to help keep the workload that is required for the success of this team balanced. If you contributed 11-20 hours since April 1styou will receive a 10% discount from our team store and those who did 21 hours or more will receive a 20% discount. Certain items cannot be included in the discount such as performance suits and gear. Please check your hours in your accounts before Saturday to make sure all your hours were entered correctly.  If you see a problem contact


Swim A thon:  Fundraising for our swim A thon began this week! Swimmers are bringing home flyers about our swim A thon on September 27thand website cards to hand out to potential donors.  We have a goal of $20,000 this year and some very exciting items on the coaches wish list!


Menchie’s Fundraiser:  Please consider supporting our Menchie’s fundraiser on Wednesday September 4th.  When you bring the previously sent out flyer with you to Menchie’s at downtown Summerlin between 11:00 AM and 9:00 PM 20% of what you spent comes back to our team. If you need another flyer you can reply to this email requesting one.


Knott’s Berry Farm Trip:Join us on October 25th(Nevada Day) for our traditional team trip to Knott’s Berry Farm.  We will leave the pool at 4:00 AM and spend the day at the park until it closes at 5:30, which we will then have time to eat dinner before the bus leaves at 7:00 returning us to the pool by 12:00.  The cost of the ticket is $100.00 per person which includes park admission and transportation.  We will only have one bus unless we can fill two busses so don’t wait to sign up! Parents and siblings welcome. Everyone under 15 must have an adult chaperone with them.


LVSC Apparel:If you ordered from our new LVSC apparel it will be arriving sometime next week.


Welcome to our new teammates!Next week we have a new batch of LVSC swimmers starting practice for the first time.  Please give them a warm LVSC welcome.


Upcoming Events:

September 3rd– New schedule begins

September 4th– Menchie’s Fundraiser 11-9

September 13th – Board of Directors Meeting

September 20-22 – Desert Storm Meet

September 27th– Swim A thon

October 25th– Knott’s Berry Farm Trip