Great meet! Although it lasted forever - we left at 0430 and returned at 1130 - we had a fantastic meet. We had more people qualify for States than ever before
The girls placed 5th over all and the boys 3rd.
Tonight is our last practice before States!
Some final details:
Bus leaves HHS at 0430 (if you are not riding the bus both ways, your parent needs to email Mr Jackson. I have received a few already)
Bring $9 (exact change) for lunch at the dining hall
Bring money for dinner on the way home ($10-15)
THE HIGH TEMP ON SUNDAY IS 5°F. WEAR LONG PANTS, A REAL WINTER COAT (NOT A BOATHOUSE, SWEATSHIRT OR FLEECE), HAT, SCARF, MITTENS, SOCKS AND REAL SHOES
Lots of best times tonight and fantastic swims.
We now have 20 swimmers and divers qualified for States - more than ever before! We will also take two "relay alternate" boys and two girls to the State meet.
The State Diving prelims are Friday, Feb 12 at UNH.
The swimming prelims and finals, and the diving finals, are Feb 14th at UNH.
Yesterday was our last practice for those not going to States. Practice will continue at the regular time for those going to States.
It's hard to believe the season is almost over already! This Wednesday will be our last regular season meet and end the season for those not going to States.
Please let me know if you have any events you would like to swim (NLT Monday)
1730 Swimmers arrive at UVAC and help with set-up
1800 Warm Ups start
1845 Meet Starts
2045 Meet end and help clean up/ put away equipment
2100 PICK SWIMMERS UP PROMPTLY (The building closes at 9pm! The employees want to go home. It is not fair to make them wait for you.)
We hosted our first ever diving meet today at Dartmouth. There were 20 divers entered from all over the State. Hazel, Ben and Kai did a fantastic job.
Come support our divers as we host our first ever home diving meet this Sunday at 10-12am at the Dartmouth pool.
(Remember to be very quiet during the dives, just like at the start of a race.)
Great meet tonight! Two more people made States and several swimmers qualified in new events. Three team records were broken (Boys 100 Back, 100 Fly and 500 Free) And all before the snow started!
Yes, there is practice on MLK Day, at the regular time. See you Monday.
We had a great meet last night at the CCBA. Six more swimmers qualified for States. We now have 13 swimmers and 1 diver qualified for States, and several more who are close.
Next weeks's meet is at UVAC. We will need parents, family and friends to help time. Please come support your swimmer.
Practice is not mandatory during finals - come when you can.