CECY Dolphins Swimming: Welcome

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CA Dolphins Swim Team

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Tuesday, April 1, 2014 

Results and relay results from Districts have been posted, as have current Top Times and Team Records. Also, a terrific photo of Coach Bill and the winning relay team has been posted under "Photos."

 

Monday, March 3, 2014

Due to the Y being closed for inclement weather, practice is cancelled for tonight. 

 

Thursday, February 27, 2014 

 C&P Sub District Results, current Top Times, current Team Records, and District Qualifiers have been posted.

 

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Dolphin Update: Congratulations to all the swimmers who attended Sub District Championships. Results will come soon, and awards will be received either at the Mini Champs or District meet. As a reminder, practice from now on is for District and Mini Champs swimmers only. There will be no mechanics class for the rest of the season.This week there will be 7-9 practice for the advanced group on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. Next week starts 5:30-7:30 weekday practice for all groups. Weekend practice stays the same. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask. Thanks and see you at the pool. The Coaches 

 

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Updated Top Times and District Qualifiers have been posted. 

 

Friday, February 21, 2014

From Mrs. Cranker: Congratulations to the CECY Dolphins on a fabulous season! Although the regular swim practices are almost over, we wanted to give you information about our year-end banquet that we will be celebrating on Saturday, March 22nd, 2014, from 5:45 to 8:00 at the Elkton High School cafeteria (110 James Street, Elkton MD 21209).

This year we are going to try signing up on perfectpotluck.com (see link at end of email) to make it easier. Please let us know what you will be bringing, along with the number in your family who will be attending. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me (karencranker@yahoo.com). Looking forward to seeing you at the banquet!

Items needed for the potluck dinner include: beverages(water/soda), appetizers, salad/vegetable dishes, main dishes, and desserts.  Some ideas/popular choices include appetizers: chips and dip, fruit, rolls, wings, meatballs, cheese and crackers, veggies and dip salad/vegetable dishes: spring salad mix, pasta salad, hot vegetables, rice dishes, potato salad main entrees: sandwiches, subs, chicken (fried or other kinds), pulled pork BBQ, hot pasta dishes, mac 'n cheese desserts: fruit, cookies, brownies, cupcakes or any other favorite dish!!!!

Please bring your dish "ready-to-serve," including the serving plate or bowl and serving utensils. Here is a link to your new group meal: http://www.PerfectPotluck.com/meals.php?t=TWIS8308 Another way others can access your meal schedule is: http://www.PerfectPotluck.com Coordinator Last Name: Cranker Password: CECY 

 

Friday, February 14, 2014

Due to water damage to the Y, tomorrow's swim meet is cancelled. Unfortunately, we are unable to reschedule. Tonight's practice is still a go for all groups. If you you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask.

 

Thursday, February 6, 2014

The following have been posted: Districts meet notice, Towson Mini-Meet notice, Results CECY v. SPY, Results CECY v. CATY, revised team records, and revised top times.

 

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 

The dual meet this past Saturday vs SPY was a non scoring meet, but our swimmers achieved 56 best times and 1 new team record. We now have 23 swimmers who have qualified for Districts. Congratulations to all the swimmers and thanks to all the volunteers for the best run dual meet that we have ever hosted.

As a reminder, the deadline for C&P Sub District League Championships entries is this Friday 2/7. The swimmers do not need qualifying times for this meet, but if they have made District times, they can't swim those events in Saturday's sessions 1-3. On Sunday, session 4 is a mixed open session with no time standards or awards. The meet is on 2/22 and 2/23 at Fairland Aquatic Center, 13820 Old Gun Powder Rd, Laurel MD. The C&P meet notice and the list of District qualifiers (and for which events they have qualified) have been posted. If you have any questions, please let us know.

 

Monday, February 3, 2014

Due to inclement weather, practice for tonight has been cancelled. Be safe! 

 

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 

The meet notice for 3D has been uploaded for your reference.

 

Sunday, January 26, 2014

We have a home meet this Saturday vs SPY. This is a 12&U swim meet, but any 13&O swimmers looking for District qualifying times may attend (but you must email me by Thursday 1/30). If you can't make the meet, please sign the "can't make it" sheet at the pool, or respond to this email by Thursday 1/30. We need volunteers; please sign up for something on the meet workers' list at the pool. We're asking every family to donate a 12-pack of soda, or water, or Gatorade, or juice, and a food or utensil item to the concession stand. There will be a list posted at the pool. Our warm-ups are at 12:00 and the meet starts at 1:00. If you have any questions please ask. Thanks and see you at the pool. The Coaches 

 

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Due to icy road conditions and blowing snow, practice and strength training have been canceled for tonight. Be safe ~ The Coaches 

 

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Due to the coming inclement weather, swim team practice has been cancelled for tonight. Be safe and enjoy the snow!

 

Friday, January 10, 2014 

From Tuesday, Jan. 7: The BRY mini meet has been changed to 1/26 instead of 1/19. This is a 9&U invitational being held at McKean High School in Wilmington, DE. The meet info will be posted at the pool and is uploaded under "Meet Notices." Deadline for entries is Tuesday 1/14. If you have any questions please ask. 

 

Thursday, January 9, 2014 

From Coach Bill: We have an away meet vs Catonsville Y (CATY) on Saturday, 1/18/14. The venue has changed; it is now being held at the Catonsville Y, 850 S Rolling Rd, Catonsville MD. Our warm-ups are at 2:30 and the meet starts at 2:50. We need to supply 9 timers and as many officials as possible. If you can't make the meet, please sign the  "Can't Make It" sheet at the pool or email Coach Bill. 

 

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Reminder from Coach Bill: No practice 12/31 or 1/1. All other practices/classes remain normal. Happy New Year! 

 

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 

Results from last week's meet, as well as current Top Times and Winterfest qualifiers, have been posted.

Dolphin Update: Results from Saturday's dual meet:  HCY 452 CECY 252.They come to our house next year! Or swimmers achieved 43 best times and several new qualifying times. Congratulations to all the swimmers, and thanks to everyone who braved the weather to attend.

Our Holiday practice schedule is as follows: No practice or classes 12/24 & 12/25. No practice or classes 12/31 & 1/1. All other practice schedules are normal.

The meet notice for the Winterfest Invitational is posted at the pool or here on the web site.This is a time standard meet; eligible swimmers and their events have been posted in "Other Notices." Deadline for entries is 12/23.

We had our Swim-a-thon fundraiser last night, and it was a huge success! Pledges can be turned in at the Front Desk. Please have them keep the pledge form. If you were not able to attend, you can still help the team and pledge money to the  Swim-a-thon. Fill out a form next time you're at the pool and turn it in at the Front Desk. Pledges are due Monday 12/23.

If you have any questions please ask. Thanks and Happy Holidays! The Coaches 

 

Monday, December 16, 2013 

Due to the Swim-a-Thon tonight, there will be no mechanics class. See you at the pool! Coach Bill 

 

Saturday, December 14, 2013: The Meet is a Go

The weather report does not look too bad, so we are having the meet with HCY today. Our warm ups are at 2:30 and the meet starts at 3:00 (this is a change from the original schedule). The address is Y of Central MD, Dancel Family Center, 4331 Montgomery Road, Ellicott, City MD 21043. If you have any questions let me know. Please drive safe. Coach Bill 

 

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Schisler results, current top times, and current team records have been posted. 

 

Monday, December 9, 2013 

Practice will be held tonight as scheduled. 

We have an away dual meet this coming Saturday vs. HCY (Howard County Y, aka Dancel Family Center Y), 4331 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Our warm-ups are at 2:30 and the meet starts at 3:00. We need to supply officials and timers; please sign the meet workers sheet in the swim team area at the pool or email Coach Bill. If you can't make the meet, please make sure you sign the "Can't Make It" sheet at the pool or email Coach Bill. If you have any questions, please let us know. Thanks, and see you at the pool.

 

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 

Reminder: No practice for 5:30-7:30 groups tonight. The coaches have a mandatory training class. Practice for the 7-9 advanced/senior group remains normal.

Re Swim-a-Thon: We have changed the date for our annual swim-a-thon fundraiser.We are now having it on Monday 12/16 from 5:30-7:30.This is our only fundraiser, and it is a lot of fun for the kids. More information and the pledge form have been posted to "Other Notices." We hope everyone is able to participate.

 

Monday, November 18, 2013

Meet results from CECY vs. TY and the Pumpkin Plunge have been posted, as well as current Top Times and Team Records.

Dolphin Update: Results from Saturday's home meet:TY 367, CECY 252. We will get them next year. Our swimmers achieved 78 best times and 1 new team record. Congratulations to all the swimmers, and thanks to all the volunteers for a very successful home meet. We have posted the meet notice for the Schisler Invitational in the swim team area and on our web site. The meet takes place 12/6-12/8 at Burdick Hall, University of Towson. The deadline for entries is Friday, 11/22. If you have any questions please ask. Thanks, and see you at the pool. The Coaches 

 

Thursday, November 14, 2013 

 The Schisler meet notice has been posted.

 

Monday, November 11, 2013 

Just posted: Winterfest qualifiers, Top Times, Team Records, and results of CECY vs. JCC. 


Monday, November 11, 2013

Dolphin Update: Results of Sundays meet with JCC: CECY 350, JCC 271. Our swimmers had 61 best times and 1 new team record. Congratulations to all the swimmers, and thanks to all the volunteers for a great meet. Remember that practice for all groups is canceled on Monday 11/11. Swimmers can pick up their awards in the swim team file cabinet on Tuesday 11/12 after practice.

We have our first home meet this Saturday 11/16. Our warm ups are at 12:00 and the meet starts at 1:00. We have a parents' meeting this Wednesday, 11/13, at 6:00 in Room 17 to prepare for the meet. Please try to attend this meeting. We need a lot of volunteers, and we ask each family to donate a 12-pack of soda, or water, or juice and 1 food item or paper product to our concession stand. Sign up sheets are located in the swim team area at the pool, and we will be organizing this at the meeting. All groups should arrive by 6:00 and plan on practicing until 7:30. Senior practice will continue until 9:00. If you have any questions please ask.

Thanks and see you at the pool. The Coaches 

 

Friday, November 8, 2013

Due to a mandatory coaches' training course, practice for all groups is cancelled Monday 11/11. Thanks and see you at the meet. The Coaches

 

 Monday, November 4, 2013 

We have an away dual meet vs Siegel JCC, 101 Garden of Eden Rd, Wilmington DE on Sunday 11/10. Our warm ups are at 12:30 and the meet starts at 1:00. If you can't make the meet, please sign the "Can't Make It" sheet at the pool or email Coach Bill (cecydolphins@yahoo.com). We need to provide timers, officials, and a ribbon writer. Please sign up to volunteer on the "Meet Workers List" at the pool. Thanks and see you at the pool. The Coaches 

* Directions to the Siegel JCC have been posted * 

 

Friday, November 1, 2013

Results for the Blue/White time trials and the CECY vs. CDEL meet have been posted, along with current Top Times and Team Records.

 

Monday, October 21, 2013 

The meet notice for Opening Gun has been posted. 

 

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 

 Meet notices for Pumpkin Plunge, Capital Classic, and Winterfest have been posted.

 

Monday, September 30

The new and improved meet schedule has been posted. 

 

Thursday, September 25

 A new and improved swim team schedule will be distributed at the pool within the next few days and posted online shortly thereafter.

 

Monday, September 9 

The 2013-2014 Winter Swim Team season starts on Monday, September 16 at 5:30 for all age groups. If you have questions in the meantime, please contact Coach Bill at cecydolphins@yahoo.com or 410-441-4840. See you then!