News and Announcements
AHS Girls Swim & Dive End of Season Banquet Details
Date: Wednesday, February 26
Time: 5:30 Doors open
Location: AHS Cafeteria
Doors open at 5:30 so families may arrive, pick up meals, and find their seats.
The program begins promptly at 6:00 p.m.
Learn more: http://teampages.com/clubs/5843/pages/178142
FINAL CALL FOR REGISTRATION!
Saturday February 15 was the deadline to register for the Booster membership….BUT there’s still time to join the team. If you missed the deadline, please contact Marc Roswech and he’ll get you squared away. Remember that Membership requires three registrations: Booster, AHS and CHSSAA—links to all three are at the bottom of this email.
SWIM CLINIC STARTS TUESDAY
Head Swimming Coach Mike Richmond will offer a one-week preseason swimming clinic to all new Arapahoe Boys (and Girls) swimmer beginning Tuesday (through Friday the 21st). The cost is $35 for four days at 1.5 hours per day (six total hours) from 3:45-5:15 pm. Contact Coach Richmond at for more information.
THURSDAY PARENT SOCIAL
It’s almost time for the season to start, which means it’s also time for our first Parent Social. Please join us this Thursday, February 20 at the Heritage Greens Clubhouse from 6-8 pm for food (provided by the team), drinks (provided by you), and a good time (provided everyone joins us)! 4814 E Links Circle, Centennial CO 80122 Please help us estimate our headcount by submitting your RSVP to this Evite: The Parent Social will be followed by an Open Booster Meeting from 8-9 pm. All are welcome!
CONGRATS AHS GIRLS
The Arapahoe Girls Swim Dive Team sent 19 athletes to State and finished 5th Overall.
Junior Lyndsey Wehr placed third in the 50 Free with an All-American qualifying and new team record – :23.28. Lyndsey’s new 50 freestyle Arapahoe team record surpasses 2017 Arapahoe graduate and current Indiana University junior Laurel Eiber’s team record. In the 100 Freestyle, Lyndsey’s :51.04 placed her 5th and a second All-American qualifying time.
Junior Meg Bergstrom placed 2nd in the 500 free with a top-three all-time best Arapahoe performance and new personal best of 5:05.19.
Junior Miri Griffin was 6th in the 500 and a lifetime best of 5:08.11.
Freshman Lindsey Louder was 10th in the 100 backstroke and personal best :57.94
Senior Anna Wetzel placed 5th in the 100 Breaststroke at 1:04.21
The 200 Free Relay final time of 1:35.82 is All-American relay qualifying. The foursome of: junior Lyndsey Wehr, senior Anna Wetzel, freshman Ryan Johnston, junior Ashley Tellenger placed 5th.
In Diving, junior Kyndall Tatum moved up from 15th to 9th place overall!
Congrats to the girls for a great season…and with all the strong performances of the Freshman, Sophomores and Juniors—there’s a great future ahead.
SAVE THE DATES
Note: now that the Girls Season is over, we will add our dates to the calendar this week.
Saturday May 2 – Sunday May 3—We are planning to host a booth at After Prom. This would be a great chance to pull an all-nighter and meet other swim parents. Details coming soon.
THIS TEAM IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY…
At the kickoff, Booster VP Marc Roswech talked about new opportunities for local businesses to sponsor the team for the season or a meet, and/or taking out an ad in a program. These funds could be a real help to purchase needed equipment or offset the rising costs of running a team. If you have ideas, please contact
The Sponsorship/Advertising form is available at ahsswimdive.com
These are the three links you need to get your son registered:
AHS School Registration:
2020 AHS Swim and Dive Booster Club Registration:
THESE LINKS WILL ALSO HELP:
SwimNThings: (mention “AHS Boys Swim & Dive Team” for a discount)
LPS Athletic Handbook:
Hello AHS Boys Swim & Dive Parents!
It’s almost time for the season to start, which means it’s also time for our first Parent Social. Please join us this Thursday, February 20 at the Heritage Greens Clubhouse from 6-8 pm for food (provided by the team), drinks (provided by you), and a good time (provided everyone joins us)!
4814 E Links Circle, Centennial CO 80122
Please help us estimate our headcount by submitting your RSVP to this Evite: http://evite.me/bKybE6Fmev
The Parent Social will be followed by a Booster Meeting from 8-9 pm. All are welcome!
Important dates to remember for anyone interested in (and not registered yet) swimming this season with the Boys Swim & Dive Team…
- . Please see information / links from earlier communications to get registered and place your orders. Note: there is a separate form (below) for additional/optional gear/items. If you have ANY questions about ordering gear for this season, please email Mrs. Hayes @ email@example.com right away!
- (Optional, but recommended) Pre-season clinic begins next week for all new and returning swimmers. Head Swimming Coach Mike Richmond will offer a one-week preseason swimming clinic to all new Arapahoe Boys (and Girls) swimmers. The dates of the next Arapahoe Warrior Swimming Clinic are February 18-21 (Tuesday-Friday). The cost is $35 for four days at 1.5 hours per day (six total hours) from 3:45-5:15 pm. Contact Coach Richmond at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Lastly, let’s give a big shout out to the Lady Warriors Swim & Dive Team who are competing today and tomorrow @ the State Meet up @ VMAC (Thornton, CO). Cheer them on, and follow their progress on Instagram, Meet Mobile, etc.
The document 2020_AHS_Boys_Swim_and_Dive_-_Additional_Optional_Items_for_Purchase.pdf was attached to this post.