Patriots News · Swim & Dive Week 5 Announcements!

Welcome back, Patriots! I hope you all had a restful and relaxing Winter Break! Please make note of some important dates and information for the coming week.

Mandatory Wednesday Practice for Team Pictures:
On Wednesday, January 3, we will be taking our team picture at the beginning of practice. All swimmers, divers, and managers are required to attend! Please make sure to wear your player pack t-shirt.
If you are interested in ordering pictures, order forms will be available on deck on Wednesday. Checks should be made out to LifeTouch. Please see the order and payment information in our weekly email.
As a reminder, if your athlete will not be at a practice, Coach Emr needs to know in advance. Please email her as soon as you know of a conflict.
If your athlete is not at our practices, they will not be allowed to participate in our meets.

Optional Clothing Order:
Our optional clothing order has closed. The orders will be delivered to Coach Emr and she will distribute them at practices.
There are some additional team items available for purchase directly from Coach Emr! If you are interested, please bring a check made out to Wootton Boosters to practice.
Cell Phone Pocket Stickers – $1
Water Bottles – $3
Scarves – $10
Magnets – $10

Friday Social at the Li’s:
This Friday evening, join us at 6:30 pm for our weekly social at Anne Li’s house (13724 Travilah Road, Rockville) as we prepare to face Quince Orchard. Swimmers & divers should come hungry and ready for a good time. The Li’s will provide the main course, and they are asking athletes to bring the following contributions:
Freshmen class – desserts
Sophomore class – bread, rolls, or salad
Junior class – side dishes
Senior class – drinks
Coach Emr will have the meet lineup for athletes to sign off on and the divers will be meeting to discuss dives. If you are not going to be at the meet this weekend, please let Coach Emr know as soon as possible!

1/6 Wootton vs. Quince Orchard Information:
Join us on Saturday morning as we take on Quince Orchard at GISC! Please be at the pool by 11:10 am. We will only have about 10 minutes to warm up, so please be on time! The meet will start promptly at 11:30 am with our diving events. Each meet lasts a maximum of 2 hours, so our meet will conclude by 1:30 am. Please stay for the entire meet! We will be going to lunch as a team afterwards!
In order for each meet to run smoothly, we need parent volunteers! Please visit our SignUpGenius page at the following link to sign up:

Show your team spirit in school on Friday by dressing up! Our theme this week is Swim & Dive Apparel!