Author: Raider Swim & Dive

Schedule: Week of 12/3/18

Practice Schedule and Announcements for 12/3/18 – 12/9/18

First home meet of the season on Thursday, and the annual Olathe Swim & Dive Invitational on Friday makes for an exciting week. Looking ahead, we have the SM District Meet next Saturday — the last meet until after Winter Break.

Swimmers

  • Monday 12/3 – Green Group 3:00-4:45, Gold Group 3:00-5:30pm
  • Tuesday 12/4 – Green Group 3:00-4:45, Gold Group 3:00-5:30pm
  • Wednesday 12/5 – Green Group 3:00-4:45, Gold Group 3:00-5:30pm
  • Thursday 12/6 – Varsity/JV Swim & Dive Meet vs SM West @ SM South. 4pm.
  • Friday 12/7 – Varsity Meet – Olathe Invitational. Meet starts at 5:00pm. Swimmers will be excused from class at 2pm and the team bus will depart SMS shortly thereafter. All participants must ride the bus back to school after the meet. Diving @ Prairie Trail MS, Swimming @ Summit Trail MS. Entries will be announced to the team on Tuesday. There are entry time and number of entries limits due to the size of the meet. $7 Adults, $5 Students. Cash only.
  • Saturday 12/8 – No Practice

Divers

  • Monday 12/3 – 3:00-4:30pm
  • Tuesday 12/4 – 3:00-4:30pm
  • Wednesday 12/5 – 3:00-4:30pm
  • Thursday 12/6 – No morning practice. Varsity/JV Swim & Dive Meet vs SM West @ SM South. 4pm.
  • Friday 12/7 – No morning practice. Varsity Meet – Olathe Invitational. Meet starts at 5:00pm. Divers will be excused at 2pm and will take a van to the meet. They must return to SMS in the van afterwards. Diving @ Prairie Trail MS, Swimming @ Summit Trail MS. Entries will be announced to the team on Tuesday. There are entry time and number of entries limits due to the size of the meet. $7 Adults, $5 Students. Cash only.
  • Saturday 12/8 – No Practice

2018-19 Boys Season Announcements

Boys Swim & Dive Season Starts Next Week

Please review this information, submit your team/booster registration, required forms, and get ready for the season!

General information and team policies for the 2018-19 season have been published.

You can also download the SMS Swim and Dive Handbook – 2018-19 (pdf)

Team Registration

Please take a few moments to submit your team/booster registration. Your timely registration helps us update the team mailing list, and helps to ensure that the team t-shirt can be ordered as soon as possible so the boys can have it available for the early meets. Please use the secure online registration form.

Register Now

Team Suits, Bags and Apparel

Team suits, bags and other apparel is now available in the SMS team store. Team suit orders must be placed by Nov. 16th.

sms team store

Physicals and Athletic Participation Forms

All participants must have their KSHSAA Pre-Participation Physical Exam (PPE) and 2018/19 Athletic Participation Packet completed and on file with the school athletic department office by Friday, November 9, 2018.

Complete information is available on the SMS Raider Athletics page.

First Practice – Monday, November 12th

Meet in the pool area at 3pm. You do not need to change into your suits prior to the meeting. Coaches will be introduced, lockers assigned, and Swim Quik representatives will be available for suit fittings. Practice will start after the team meeting.

Meet Schedule

The Sunflower League has released the meet schedule. It has also been added to this site, and to our event calendar (which also includes location maps). As always, this is subject to change. We will endeavor to keep the schedule up-to-date on the website, but highly recommend checking the League calendar for the most accurate information. Use the “view schedules” tool to filter by Swimming.

Homecoming Parade and Concession Stand Updates

Today’s Homecoming Parade

All Boys and Girls that are participating with the Swimming and Diving team for the parade are to report to 7th hr, take attendance, then release to the back of the school where we will get in line with the other activities. The theme is Into the Wild, so dress in camping attire.

Working the Concession Stand at Tonight’s Football Game

The Boys and Girls teams are working the concession stand during the 2nd half of the Football game (Softball is working the 1st half). All volunteers please report to the stand just before the end of the 1st half to run the Stand until close.

Thank you to all who have agreed to volunteer!

Coach Berg