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Shane Ryan

Hi Everyone, We hope that everyone is enjoying the MSL competitions this summer! We understand that the way of life this summer is unlike anything we have experienced before so we wanted to find a way to create a fun, safe, competition for the swimmers to look forward to. I wanted to take a minute to share with everyone how the MSL point system works and why we did it this way. Our goal was to develop an opportunity for the kids to not only compete safely as a team,...

Janis Katz

MSL Week 3 Results are In for the Raptors vs the Dragons and the Sharks vs the Unicorns! This was the most competitive week of the conference! Points are earned both by place and by improvement. Every race and every second counts! The Dragons came so close to unseating the Raptors! Get ready for next week to score a win! VS Place Points Improvement Points Total Points Raptors 227 465 692 Dragons 196 462 658 The Sharks and Unicorns took it right to the end and had some very close...

Janis Katz

MSL Week 2 Results are In for the Unicorns vs Dragons and Sharks vs Raptors! The Unicorns pick up their first win of the season and the Raptors remain undefeated! VS Place Points Improvement Points Total Points Unicorns 220 545 765 Dragons 196 490 685 VS Place Points Improvement Points Total Points Sharks 188 482 670 Raptors 232 632 864 LEAGUE STANDINGS Win Loss Raptors 2 0 Sharks 1 1 Unicorns 1 1 Dragons 0 2 Sign up for Week 3! Administrative Note: These meets are manually timed and scored,...

Shane Ryan

Reminder! MAC Swim League T-Shirt and Swim Cap Orders are due by midnight tonight Sunday, July 12! Show your team spirit in and out of the water! D Order through our A3 Performance Team Store link on our website or click here. Use code MSL2020 for shipping because orders will be shipped to the team!

Shane Ryan

MAC, Sorry for the error, but the shipping code for the A3 pack and hold orders is: MSL2020 Sorry for the inconvenience. A3 is looking for MSL orders and will correct them. Thanks, Shane

Shane Ryan

7/9/20 5:45pm MAC, West Side Swim Club has decided to close the pool for the night due to the current weather and future storm warnings. We will not have practices from 8-10pm. Thanks, Shane

Shane Ryan

7/7 9-10pm practice is on at West Side Swim Club.

Shane Ryan

MAC, Based on the current weather conditions we are going to cancel the 8-9pm practice tonight at West Side Swim Club. We will keep you all posted on the 9-10pm practice and make a decision at 8pm. Thanks, Shane

Shane Ryan

MAC, What a wonderful week of weather it has been! It has been wonderful seeing all the smiling faces coming into the pool and tired, but happy faces leaving. We are expecting some storms possibly tonight and tomorrow morning. There is a small chance tonight and more of a chance tomorrow so I wanted to share our plan and policy. We will try to determine if we will have practice one hour before the start of practice. We will make decisions to hold practice on a group by group basis...

The Last Gold Movie USA Swimming has made this film available by visiting: https://vimeo.com/155310924, password: lastgold2016 Narrated by Emmy-winner Julianna Margulies, The Last Gold is a feature-length documentary film that reveals one of the greatest untold stories in Olympic swimming history. Forty years ago, at the 1976 Montreal Games, a team of doped East German athletes thrashed their rivals from the United States, until a remarkable final race. The central player was a transcendent American athlete denied her due and since lost in time: Shirley Babashoff. Babashoff and her teammates...