Every week we recognize a few swimmers who have demonstrated admirable qualities beneficial to the team and their own personal goals. We base our decision on work ethic, attitude, camaraderie, determination, leadership, and improvement.
As a swimmer,
Each of Michele’s races this week stood out; even from all of the other awesome swims. Michele improved on her best times from last year and won each race convincingly. Moreover, Michele demonstrated good sportsmanship. Her confidence and excitement spread through the team and drastically improved our performance.
Eric has greatly improved this season in terms of his technique, endurance, and speed. He has always been attentive at practice and worked hard to improve. This week his concentration and effort paid off. Like the other swimmers of the week Eric’s performance was not limited to strictly to swimming. Eric volunteered to swim new events at the
Matthew Joy, Timothy Joy, and Megan Shepard
All three swimmers have exemplified the qualities we look for in the swimmer of the week. They are great teammates whose enthusiasm practice spreads to the rest of the team. In pre-season they made a special effort to welcome the new swimmers to the team and help them acclimate. Each swimmer has worked diligently in practice thus far and the coaches have observed improvements in their technique. Matthew and Timothy have gone above and beyond with their training practicing twice a day. We cannot wait to see their training pay off in the meets.