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TOPS WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS - 10/6/19

Posted by TOPS Swimming and Diving on Oct 06 2019 at 06:16PM PDT
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QUOTE OF THE WEEK: “Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.” Orison Swett Marden

COMMUNICATION-Thank you, everyone, for communicating via out TOPS email. We appreciate knowing about absences, commitments, injuries, sicknesses, etc. This ensures that we are all on the same page.

TOPS DUAL MEETS
Our first dual meet is November 2nd. Below is information to help you with planning. This information was copied from our website.

NOVEMBER 2nd vs. Methacton
GIRLS – Away – 1001 Kriebel Mill Road, Eagleville, PA 19403 )
Arrival – 12:15 p.m.
Warm-up – 12:30 p.m.
Start – 1:15 p.m.

BOYS- Home – Pottstown Athletic Center
Arrival – 11:45 a.m.
Warm-up- 12:00 p.m.
Start – 12:45 p.m.

Please email the coaches, via our TOPS email, about a planned Dual meet absence. For the Nov. 2nd meet, we need notification by October 27th.

SAL CHAMPIONSHIP CRITERIA- Swimmers have to swim in TWO REGULAR SEASON dual meet (Nov. 2- Dec. 7) in order to qualify for SAL Championships. Our TOPS swimmers have consistently participated beyond the two meet minimum, and we strongly encourage our swimmers to continue that level of participation. We are a SAL team, first, and USA is additional & optional.

SAL INVITATIONALS
We are planning on participating in the* Pennridge Time Trials*, as was shared, earlier, but no information has been posted. Just FYI.

We are successfully entered into the *North Penn Trophy Meet.

HHAA High Five Pentathlon- This meet allows up to five entries, with a flat fee, hence Pentathlon, BUT swimmers can swim fewer events. The flat fee is still required. There will not be a discounted price for fewer than five events. For our TOPS USA Swimmers, this meet is USA Approved. The entry deadline is Oct. 18th.

SAL STROKE AND TURN CLINICS
This week, the first two of six planned Stroke and Turn Clinics. All clinics are at 7:00 p.m.

Here is the Stroke and Turn Clinic Schedule. These are also on our Team Calendar.

October 9thPVACPERKIOMEN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL, 509 GRAVEL PIKE (RT 29), GRATERFORD, PA 19426
October 10th –*WCAC*- WISSAHICKON HIGH SCHOOL NATATORIUM, 521 HOUSTON ROAD, AMBLER PA 19002 – (Rm. D31)
October 16th –*CRSC* – COUNCIL ROCK HIGH SCHOOL, 62 SWAMP ROAD, NEWTOWN, PA 18940 – Rm. 124E
October 23rd- CACWILLIAM TENANT HIGH SCHOOL, 333 CENTENNIAL ROAD, WARMINSTER, PA 18974
October 24thCBSTCENTRAL BUCKS SW, 1100 FOLLY ROAD (BETWEEN BRISTOL ROAD AND PICKERTOWN ROAD), WARRINGTON, PA
October 28thCCAPLYMOUTH-WHITEMARSH HIGH SCHOOL, 201 E. GERMANTOWN PIKE, PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA 19462- Rm. A27
October 29thCORE – Poquessing Middle School- Enter building @ doors closest to pool/gym. Classroom is directly across from pool.

USA SWIMMING
Upcoming Entry Deadlines:
*HHAA High Five Pentathlon – Oct. 18th
*North Penn New Year’s Meet – October 25th
*North Penn Distance Meet – Nov. 30th

*Everyone should have received an email detailing the MA End of Season meets information (time standards, etc.). The time standards are on our website, under DOCUMENTS.

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