The Lake Erie Silver Dolphins

                                            A USA SWIMMING SILVER MEDAL CLUB   est.1965      

                                                             
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July Team Newsletter here.

Blue Group Newsletter here.

All Long Course Champs Meets information packet here.


 LESD Team Night at the Captains Baseball game.

 

 

A fun evening for all at the baseball game for Dolphins.

 


June Swimmers of the Month

 

White Group        Dylan Westbrook
Red Group Sean Esposito
Green Group Darnell Westbrook
Blue Group Owen Tolbert
Bronze Group Heather Arslanian and Thomas Metz
Silver Group Abby Meyer
Gold / HS

Lauren Heller and Jodi Turk, Charlie Stewart-Bates, Jason Quinn

SPIRE Lucy Mastandrea
CSC Ella Holland

Congratulations to the Turk Girls placing 1-2-3 at LESI Open Water 4k. Jodi placed first, Kelsi second and Marla third in the 15 & over age group.   Abby Meyer placed first and  Summer Mastandrea placed second in the 11-12 age group 2K race, and Lucy Mastandrea placed first and Emma Fiorta second in the 10 & under 1K race. Great job girls!

photo by Loreen Turk


BRAINS and BRAWN---USA Swimming's Scholastic All-America Team     Each year, USA Swimming recognizes its members who excel both in the classroom and in the pool.

To be eligible for this recognition, swimmers must have completed 10th, 11th or 12th grade and must be a USA Swimming member athlete. Qualifications include a minimum of a 3.50GPA and specific qualifying times.  Applications due August 21, 2014.

More info here.


 

Henry Senkfor awarded LESD Arslanian Award. 

The Arslanian Award is given to the outstanding swimmer on the team who:

  • is a Senior Swimmer
  • has outstanding ability in the water
  • is role model
  • is supportive of all swimmers on the team
  • is loyal to The Lake Erie Silver Dolphins

Congratulations Henry and thanks for all you have done for our team.

photos courtesy of Daria Wolke

 

 

So you want to be a Dolphin?   

LESD Team Tryouts for swimmers ages 5 and older to be held on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 9:00AM at Hawken Upper School. More information here.


Hawken School Red Cross Learn to Swim Lessons begin August 30th and run through November 1st.

Registration information can be found here.

 


The results are in!  Thanks to all of our awesome LESD Volunteers for once again hosting a very successful meet. Special thanks to the Mueller Family (Suburban Press, Inc.) for printing the programs,
and Heather Stewarts parents and the Babbin Family for donating meals to hospitality---above and beyond!

Coach Boccis Letter to our team:

Congratulations on a fantastic Busbey Invitational! It was an incredible team effort, and I am so proud to be part of this great team. When the waves settled our Dolphins swam away with the competition,  achieving an unbelievable 434 individual best times, eight 1st
place relay finishes, a bunch of new Zone  and Sectional qualifying times, a Senior National qualifying time, and a Junior National B qualifying time!  (read entire letter here)

photo by Daria Wolke


 

 

 Lesson Information here.


Have you checked out the SPEEDO Pace Club.

Link here for a preview.


LESD was again named the CLUB TEAM OF THE YEAR for 2013-14 at the annual Lake Erie Swimming Awards Banquet.  In addition, our very own Coach Holtrey was named the Senior Coach of the Year!!!!  Congratulations to the team and Jerry on an outstanding year. (Read the complete letter from Coach Bocci here)


   Meet Entry Deadlines  see: Meet Schedule in menu above.


 

Hawken salutes Jerry's 45 year career--

read  more here about his tribute.