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We have been accepted into this meet (it filled in less than 5 minutes).  Please note the following:

  • In years past our swimmers have struggled with certain aspects of this meet.  Please remember it is a tough early meet, with little training under us.  Those that have responded to our technique corrections early will do best.
  • We are not participating in the 3rd 'distance' session each day.  We have many reasons for that.  One is it is a long wait or a drive back for our older swimmers.  Two, our younger swimmers found this session a little confusing last year and three:
  • Coach Jenn is it!  Jess leaves mid day Saturday for North Carolina, Lew is in Chicago attending a coaches clinic and Laurie will be in Italy.  Please be nice to Coach Jenn.  Help her out by having your kids ready to go early each day.
  • We have been planning and preparing for these absences for several weeks now. We have also been planning and preparing for the overall challenges that this meet brings.  Each day the team gets closer and closer to being ready.  Overall, we (coaches) are pleased with the progress made!


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Parents you may order a t-shirt for yourself by reply email with your size.  They are $10 for parents (we already have swimmers sizes and there is no charge for swimmers tees) So! Yours truly has finally gotten it together and figured out a t-shirt for the season.  I was having extreme difficulty settling on something that captured how I felt about all the greatness going on in our program and the amazing loyalty we have from our families.  Finally we have something - it is at the printer and should be to us in a week or so.  They will not begin printing until next week, so parents can order shirts (kids get them as part of your fees).  Just let me know what size you want, payment is due to the boosters on receipt of the shirt.  This is a white 100% cotton pre-shrunk t-shirt with "Buckeye Proud" on the back and our team logo on the front left chest.   Orders are due Tuesday morning. 

Communication & Social Media - Follow Us!

We have a few social media platforms that we use regularly to communicate with you.  Please make sure you are following us to stay up to date. Our top 3 platforms are: Slack :  Slack is our newest platform and is an app that we use to get quick communication to everyone.  Full slack instructions will be at the end of this post. Instagram  - we use Instagram to recognize our swimmers Facebook  - Facebook will automatically post our Instagram posts, plus we will share useful swimming articles. Google Calendars - we recommend you follow our google calendars on your smartphone.  We have recently split the calendars into specific group calendars to help you see only the events in your specific groups: Senior, Junior & NPG Scarlet 2 & Gold Scarlet 1 Scarlet 3 Silver Competition Silver Recreation Intro to Swim Team Meets & Events Many of the calendars above have yet to be updated