Swimming

Coach: Cheryl Spanjersberg

Mission: Swim Team strives to provide a quality program based on character development, by teaching proper stroke technique, providing aerobic training sets, and promoting self esteem, self discipline, and good sportsmanship.  The team aims to provide opportunity for all participants to set and attain goals, both individual and team.  To ensure everyone has the opportunity to enjoy swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle 

Purpose: To learn and compete in all strokes involved with competitive swimming. Student athletes will compete in individual events and try to meet qualifying times for regional and state swim meets.

Financial Obligation: Athletes are required to have a community center membership and purchase a team swimsuit.

Meeting/Practice/Game Schedule: Practice begins first of November with preseason open pool opportunities in October.  Practice is Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 to 5:30.  Swim meets vary but are usually on Mondays and Tuesdays at approximately 6:00.  The season runs from November through January. 

 Date
MeetLocationWarm-up Start 
November12Pigeon Forge Fall InvitationalPigeon Forge Community Center  8:00am   9:00am
 14Powell Dual Meet Pigeon Forge Community Center 5:30 6:30 
 17 GP & Alcoa Tri Meet Pigeon Forge Community Center 5:006:00 
      
 December10 Ray Bussard Invitational  Allan Jones Aquatic CenterTBA TBA 
 12  GP & Cocke Co Tri MeetNewport Community Center TBATBA 
 17Halls Dual Pigeon Forge Community Center 8:00am 9:00am 
      
 JanuaryCentral Dual Pigeon Forge Community Center 8:00am 9:00am 
 14 Pigeon Forge Winter InvitationalPigeon Forge Community Center8:00am  9:00am 
 19Jeff Co & Powell Tri Meet Jefferson County Community Center6:307:00
 23GP & SCHS Tri Meet Gatlinburg Community Center 5:156:00 
 27-28 KISL Championship (City) MeetAllan Jones UT Aquatic Center TBA BA