Tuesday, May 30, 2017

First Weekly Update: Week of May 29th

Hello Welch Swim Team!

We are excited for a great summer! Each week we provide a brief update of the upcoming week's events here on our blog – so be on the lookout each week. The season is a fast one with lots of things going on, and we don't want you to miss out!

Saturday Practice Schedules (June 3rd and 10th):
  • 11 and older: 8:00-9:00am
  • 10 and under: 9:00-10:00am
  • Swim Suit Try Ons and order forms will be available. The final order the this season will be placed on June 10th, so get your order in!
Regular Practice (begins Thursday, June 15th):
  • 13-18 year olds: 6:45-8:00am
    • Evening practice on Mondays and Wednesdays: 8:00-9:00pm
  • 9-12 year olds: 8:00-9:00am
  • 5-8 year olds: 9:00-9:45am

Activities Donation/Welch Car Magnets
Each family is asked to donate $10 per swimmer to cover the expenses of team activities and gifts (e.g., ice cream social, tie dye, team brunch, coaches’ gifts). When a swimmer has donated their $10, they will receive a Welch Swim Team Car Magnet as a “thank you!”

Collecting Food Donations
Each family is asked to donate food items that are sold in the concession stand at all home meets. Please drop off donations during practice times by Monday, June 19th. Please refer to the list below for the food item you should purchase and donate (one item per family):
  • Family Name A-C: 24 bottle case of water
  • Family Name D-G: 12 count bottle pack of Gatorade (12 oz./each)
  • Family Name H-K: 24 cans of soda (Diet Coke, Diet Pepsi, Coke, Pepsi, Sprite, Sierra Mist)
  • Family Name L-P: One large package of individually wrapped candy (M&M’s, Skittles, Starburst)
  • Family Name R-S: Large box of individual chip bags
  • Family Name T-Z: Large box of individual granola bars

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Parent Meeting This Sunday - May 7 from 2:00-4:00pm

parent meeting and information session will be held for all Welch swimmers on Sunday, May 7 from 2:00-4:00pm. Families may register, try on/order team suits, and get team apparel.


The meeting will be held at the following address:

Our Lady of Victory: Activity Center (behind church)
820 Westerly Parkway
State College, PA 16801