TOPS WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS- 12/23/18
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Edward, Jessica, Dalton, Emery, Mallory, and Joshua!
The Christmas week practice schedule, will be emailed and posted on the website.
*There is no practice Monday, Dec. 24th and Tuesday, Dec. 25th.**
*The entries for the CR Hawaiian Invite have been submitted. No more entries will be taken.
*Hopefully, everyone got their ordered Christmas Ornament, handmade by Mrs. Brigid Lyman. Many thanks to all who supported this fundraising measure, and a HUGE thank you to Mrs. Lyman for taking the time out of her busy day to make the ornaments. They are adorable!!
Cathy Horner organized a social get-together for our swimmers which also is a fundraiser.
When: December 30th
Location: 422 Sportsplex
1400 Industrial Highway
Pottstown, PA 19464
SPECIFICS: *Soccer, Dodgeball, Kickball, and Capture the Flag
*Please consider bringing a packaged food item donation for Operation Backpack!
12 and under registration- https://tms.ezfacility.com/OnlineRegistrations/Register.aspx?CompanyID=2450&GroupID=2313088
13 and over registration- https://tms.ezfacility.com/OnlineRegistrations/Register.aspx?CompanyID=2450&GroupID=2313089
*Please register ASAP in order for the facility, and Mrs. Horner, to have an honest and accurate head count.
CONTACT PERSON: Cathy Horner – firstname.lastname@example.org
The following TOPS swimmers will be graduating this year.
Lilia Crew, Ella Greenholt, Aaron Keifer, Grace McKee, Michael McNeill, Anna Pealock, Noelle Sprenkle, and Jennifer Zajac.
*TOPS graduating swimmers, please email email@example.com when you have made your decision for next year. We will be happy to share it with our TOPS families.
*We will be recognizing our senior swimmers at our last dual meets.
The spirit of the Upper Merion Last Chance meet is to be given a ‘last chance’ to earn a top 18 time for “A” SAL Championships. Therefore, our TOPS swimmers who have a top 50 time are permitted to enter this meet. Please refer to the link, below, which lists the latest TOP 50 Swimmers per event and age group.
1)Any TOPS swimmer who is listed in the top 50 times for an event.
2)Events chosen must be events in which the swimmer has earned a top 50 time.
3)NT will not be accepted.
4)Though the meet will allow the swimmer to choose up to four events, we always require the swimmer to choose no more than three events.
5)For our USA Swimmers, this is a USA Approved meet. Please be aware of your commitment to the Marauder Distance meet which is held the same weekend.
MEET INFORMATION: file:///C:/Users/Fink/Documents/LCMLeagueInfoFlyer2019%202.pdf
DEADLINE FOR ENTRY- JANUARY 8TH.
JANUARY 5, 2019- CONFERENCE DUAL MEET
Location to be determined
Boys- Away vs. WCAC
Location: 521 Houston Road
Ambler, PA 19002
Arrival: 9:45 a.m.
Warm-up: 10:00 a.m.
Start: 10:30 a.m.
JANUARY 12, 2019 – LEAGUE DUAL MEET
Location: Pottstown Athletic Center
724 N Adams Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
Arrival: 11:45 a.m.
Warm-up: 12:00 p.m.
Start: 12:45 p.m.
At this meet we will recognize our Senior Girls who will be graduating.
Location: 62 Swamp Road
Newtown, PA 18940
Arrival: 12:45 p.m.
Warm-up: 1:10 p.m.
Start: 1:40 p.m.
With permission, we will recognize our Senior Boys who will be graduating.
“B” Championships- January 26th
- Only Swimmers who have swam in 2 of the five regular season dual meets are eligible to swim at champs.
*This championship is for all swimmers who did not acquire a top 18 time for championships.
*This championship is a great season ending meet for all those who will not be participating in A Champs and/or the season ending USA meets.
*TOPS HS swimmers are not required to swim in this championship.
‘A’ Swimming Championships- February 3rd
▪ Only swimmers who have swum in 40% of your dual meets are eligible to swim at champs.
▪ Psych Sheet (top 50 times per event and age group) will be posted-Tuesday, January 15, 2019
▪ Final Psych Sheets (top 50 times per event and age group) will be posted-Sunday, January 20, 2019 by 9am.
**It is expected that our TOPS swimmers who make a top 18 time in an individual event(s) and relay(s), are to attend this meet.
+Boys –Swimming +
Location: LaSalle University
Doors Open: 7:15 AM
Warm-Up: 7:45 AM (exact time & lane to be assigned)
- Meet Starts*: 9:15 AM
+Girls –Swimming +
Location: LaSalle University
Doors Open: 12:15 PM
Warm-Up: 12:45 PM (exact time & lane to be assigned)
Meet Starts: 2:15 PM
*THIS IS A USA APPROVED MEET.
– Diving- Boys and Girls
8:30 – 9:00 : 11 & UNDER GIRLS WARM-UP
9:00 – 10:00 :11 & UNDER GIRLS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP DIVING
10:00 – 10:30: 11 & UNDER BOYS WARM-UP
10:30 – 11:30 :11 & UNDER BOYS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP DIVING
11:30 – 12:00 :12 – 14 GIRLS WARM-UP
12:00 – 1:30: 12 – 14 GIRLS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP DIVING
1:30 – 2:00: 12 – 14 BOYS WARM-UP
2:00 – 3:30: 12 – 14 BOYS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP DIVING
3:30 – 4:00:15/O GIRLS WARM-UP
4:00 – 5:30: 15/O GIRLS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP DIVING
5:30 – 6:00:15/O BOYS WARM-UP
6:00 – 7:30: 15/O BOYS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP DIVING
*HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HOLIDAY! *