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Jul 25, 2014 - New Swimmer Boot Camp
We have a New Swimmer Boot Camp scheduled for Monday, August 25 through Friday August 29th! If you know of a swimmer who is new to team swimming and thinks they might be interested in the Sharks, plea...
Jul 17, 2014 - Summer Banquet!
We have a date for our summer banquet! When: Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 4-7 PM Where: The outdoor pool at the Y What it's all about: our fantastic Sharks and their families! Other good stuff to kno...
Jul 15, 2014 - Summer Champs recap!
Sharks Sharp at SEOWV Y Champs Twenty members of the Licking County Family YMCA Sharks Swim Team competed at the SEOWV Championship meet at Denison on July 12 th and 13 th . Even though t...
Jul 11, 2014 - Bonus Practice Schedule All Groups
We will be running "bonus" practices for all Sharks from July 15 to August 1 as follows: Sandshark, Mako, and Bull: practices will run Monday through Thursday. Dryland will start at 5:30 PM and you ...
Jun 20, 2014 - Gahanna meet info!
Dear Swimmers and Parents, Some information for you for tomorrow's meet: 1: Entries are posted on the website--please take a few minutes to check them out! 2: Plan to arrive at the Gahanna YMCA at 8 ...
Jun 18, 2014 - Liberty-Powell Meet Info!
Dear Swimmers and Parents: Some information for you for tomorrow's meet at Liberty-Powell YMCA: 1: We are likely to be outdoors for this meet--dress for the weather, bring sunscreen and drinks, an...
Jun 11, 2014 - Hilliard meet important info!
Dear Swimmers and Parents, Just some reminders for Hilliard: 1: Our team gear order is in and I will have it for you at the meet. If you aren't at the meet you will get your gear the next time I see y...
Jun 6, 2014 - Lancaster meet recap!
Sharks Few But Mighty at Lancaster Seventeen members of the LCFY Sharks competed at their first meet of the season at Lancaster YMCA on Thursday, June 5 th . Despite it being the first meet ...
May 28, 2014 - Severe Weather Reminders
Dear Swimmers and Parents, Well, it looks like we could be facing some stormy weather again this afternoon and evening, so wanted to pass along some reminders for you: 1: Always use your best judgemen...
May 22, 2014 - Summer Meet Schedule
Dear Swimmers and Parents-- Here's the summer meet schedule--we are only hosting ONE home meet and we will need all hands on deck on July 5th to make it a success! Coach Cathy 2014 LCFY Sharks Sum...
May 21, 2014 - Practice Reminders
Dear Swimmers and Parents, Just a couple of reminders for the upcoming week: 1: The Y will be closed on Monday, May 26th for Memorial Day, and we will NOT have practice. Enjoy the time off with yo...
May 14, 2014 - No Great White practice tonight!!
Dear Swimmers and Parents, I've been watching the radar this afternoon and it looks like we have some pretty severe weather headed our way for tonight. Right now it looks like it's going to hit duri...
May 14, 2014 - Special Guest Coach Visit on May 19th!
Dear Swimmers and Parents, We will have a guest coach at our practices on Monday, May 19th! Scott Colby will be visiting our practices on the 19th to give our swimmers and coaches plenty of hints,...
May 14, 2014 - Practice schedule adjustments starting May 19th
Dear Swimmers and Parents, We are in the situation of needing to adjust practice schedules due to our far lower than anticipated turnout. So, starting Monday, May 19th, here's how practices will run...
May 9, 2014 - Dryland Starts on May 12th!
Dear Swimmers and Parents, Just a reminder that dryland for all swimers will start on May 12th! Please bring tennis shoes, shorts, and a t-shirt to wear over your suit for dryland each day! Here ...
May 5, 2014 - Welcome to Summer
Welcome to the first day of practices for the summer season! A few reminders for you to make this week go more smoothly: 1: Please be sure to pay for the summer at the front desk and register your...
Apr 30, 2014 - 2014 Summer Registration NOW!
Registration for Summer 2014 is going on now, and practices will start Monday, May 5th. Be sure to get signed up! Coach Cathy
Apr 30, 2014 - Reminders From Our Aquatic Director
Just a quick note from the Aquatics Director for any possible new parents/swimmers, as well as parents/swimmers who didn?t get the previous message: The summer season is ready for registration.We have...
Mar 31, 2014 - Y Nationals
Good Luck to shark swimmer Sarah who is competing at her first Y Nationals. Sarah will compete tomorrow in the 100 Yard Butterfly. Today at Y Nationals Sarah had the chance to meet Tyler Clary, the ...
Mar 27, 2014 - Good Luck Sarah!
Good luck to Sarah Martin who will be competing on Tuesday April 1 st at 2014 National YMCA Short Course Championships at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. She is competing in her 1 st Nationals in the...
Mar 12, 2014 - Congratulations Sarah Martin!
Congratulations to Sarah Martin for making her first YMCA National cut in the 100 Fly this weekend!!!
Oct 3, 2013 - Midnight Madness Meet Information
It?s hard to believe our first meet of the season is this weekend. Get ready for some fast Shark Swimming! Below is information for all swimmers attending the Midnight Madness Invitational at the Hi...
Oct 2, 2013 - Officials Level I Clinic
We are desperately in need of officials. If you have any interested in doing this please fill out the this form by clicking here and register at http://www.seowvswim.org /. The team will pay your...
Oct 1, 2013 - LCFY Sharks Sportswear Sale
The LCFY Sharks sportswear sale will be held this week on Wednesday, October 2nd and Thursday, October 3rd from 5pm-8pm in the pool lobby. We will have samples for the swimmers to try on. Paymen...
Sep 22, 2013 - New Parent Meeting
There will be a New Parent meeting on Monday, September 23 rd . The meeting will begin at 5:45pm and take place in the pool lobby. Please bring your laptop or ipad if you have one.
Sep 19, 2013 - Fall/Winter Updated Meet Schedule
Please click HERE for an updated meet schedule. Group coaches will soon be sending out their schedules, that will specify which meets they want their individual groups to attend. If you have any q...
Sep 3, 2013 - LCFY SHARKS FALL NEWS
Monday, September 9th we will be having a "Meet and Greet" Team Meeting from 5:30-7pm in the English Gym. All swimmers and parents are highly encouraged to come to hear important team news and inform...
Sep 3, 2013 - TEAM FITTING ON SEPT 11, 2013
Team Fitting is on September 11, 2013 from 4-7pm. Competitive Aquatic Supply will be in the racquetball courts with lots of equipment and suits. Please click HERE for a printable copy of the team ...
Aug 24, 2013 - Football Parking Fundraiser
It's that time of the year again. The Football Parking Fundraiser. It's easy and only takes a couple of hours of your time, plus it benefits the team and gives you volunteer hours. Please click HE...
Aug 21, 2013 - STROKE CLINICS & REGISTRATION
STROKE CLINICS will begin on Monday, August 26, 2013. Please click HERE for the link to online registration. Please follow all instructions below. Space is limited so please sign up today. These...
Aug 19, 2013 - LCFY 2013-2014 WINTER REGISTRATION
THE LCFY Sharks 2013-2014 Winter Registration Information is coming up on August 26 (current swimmers) and August 28 (new swimmers). Please click HERE for all information about the coming registrat...
Jul 22, 2013 - SR MEET WARMUP AND TIMELINE
Click HERE for a timeline for the sr. meet this weekend. Click HERE for the psych sheet. GOOD LUCK TO ALL SENIOR MEET SWIMMERS THIS WEEKEND AT KENYON COLLEGE.
Jul 22, 2013 - DENISON POOL WILL BE OPEN TUESDAY FOR PRACTICE
The Denison pool will be repaired and running for tomorrow morning's long course practice. Please go to practice tomorrow if you are swimming long course.
Jul 21, 2013 - DENISON POOL CLOSED; NO PRACTICE ON MONDAY
The Denison pool is closed tomorrow, Monday, July 22. All practice is cancelled. The Y pool is under maintenance and is closed. All Sr. Meet swimmers please do a meet warmup tomorrow and practice w...
Jul 17, 2013 - JUNIOR OLYMPIC WARMUPS AND TIMELINE
Please plan on arriving 10 minutes before our scheduled warm-up time. Click here for Warmups! We are in Lane 4 of the 50 meter pool each day and will be sharing with other teams? Please check in wi...
Jul 17, 2013 - GOOD LUCK SHARKS!!!
Good luck to all of our Shark swimmers competing this weekend and next at the following meets!!! We all will be rooting for you!! 2013 Long Course Junior Olympic Championships (July 18-21, 2013) Calli...
Jul 16, 2013 - SAVE THE DATE - Sharks End of the Season Party
TEAM PARTY - The date for the Team Party is Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 5:30 to 7:00 PM at Wildwood Park in Granville. It will be a Cake and Ice Cream Shark Party. Please save the date. SIGNUPS MUS...
Jul 8, 2013 - Champs Timers needed
Hello everyone and welcome to the Championship season! At Champs every year we are required to supply timers for the meet. This year we are in need of 1 timer for Lane 7 on Saturday and 2 timers for...
Jun 28, 2013 - OUTDOOR POOL CLOSING EARLY TODAY
The YMCA Outdoor Pool is closing early today. Therefore practices will all be moving inside for the evening.
Jun 24, 2013 - BAD WEATHER POLICY
Weather reminder: When there is thunder or lightening the pool is closed & cleared for 30 minutes. Practice location will not change unless you are notified. When in doubt call the Y, check the web, o...
Jun 20, 2013 - Thursday night meet at Liberty Powell
This Thursday, June 20th is our second YMCA meet of the summer season at the Liberty Township Powell YMCA. We are looking forward to some fast Shark Swimming. Below is important information for the ...
Jun 11, 2013 - Creekside Meet Job Info
Hi Shark Families, We need to transport 2 Ez-Up Tents, snack and coolers to the meet at Creekside starting on Friday morning. If the morning families can help bring any of these, we would greatly app...
Jun 10, 2013 - CREEKSIDE MEET INFORMATION
Click Here for an updated Creekside Meet packet with warm-up time changes. The Senior Circuit Meet packet remains unchanged. Please click HERE for important information from GCSTO about this mee...
Jun 7, 2013 - OUTDOOR POOL CLOSED TODAY
The outdoor pool is closed today. All swim practices will be at the same time but will be inside tonight. Please be sure to go indoor for practices tonight only.
Jun 5, 2013 - LANCASTER MEET INFO
Please arrive by 5:10pm and check in with Coach Susan or Coach Juli! LCFY Warm Ups are from 5:20-5:40pm. The meet starts at about 6:00pm Swimmer events can be viewed online before the meet when you c...
May 30, 2013 - PRACTICE CHANGE - PRACTICES START OUTSIDE NEXT WEEK
All Mega, Bull, Hammer, and Tiger practices staring next Tuesday (June 4) will be outside. There is 1 change to the schedule with Great White on Fridays swimming outside instead of Evans from ...
May 29, 2013 - OSSC Spring into Summer
Hello all, Ok?almost here?our 1 st meet of the 2013 summer season. We have 37 swimmers competing this weekend so GO Sharks!! Hope you are ready to make a huge SPLASH!!!! Thought I would pass on s...
May 22, 2013 - NO PRACTICE ON MEMORIAL DAY
There will be no swim practices on Monday, May 27, 2013 - Memorial Day. Please enjoy the day with your families.
May 8, 2013 - CONCUSSION WAIVER FORM
The Y now has a policy that all sports and lessons must have a signed Concussion form on file with the Head coach every season or session. This form can be located HERE . ALL swimmers and parent...
May 8, 2013 - Summer 2013 LCFY Apparel
Click HERE and you will find the 2013 Summer Apparel Order Form. This is the only opportunity to order summer apparel this season. We will not be doing a championship tshirt this summer, so this a...
May 6, 2013 - RANGER RUN FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Information on the Ranger Run held for High School Students. Price is $15.00 per student. Click HERE for information and click HERE for registration.
May 3, 2013 - SUMMER LCFY SHARKS SWIMMING 2013 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
Summer LCFY Sharks Swimming 2013 - Registration Now Open Registration opens Friday, May 3, 2013 for current members Registration opens Monday, May 6, 2013 for new swimmers You may pay fees starting ...
Apr 29, 2013 - 2013 Summer Shark meets (Tentative schedule)
2013 Summer Meet Schedule is now posted online. Please click HERE to see the schedule. Meets are already being put online. If you plan to swim summer session please go in and sign up for meets. ...
Apr 26, 2013 - Ohio River Open Water Swim
The 5th Annual Ohio River Open Water Swim held on August 10, 2013 in Prospect (Louisville area), KY. This is a great chance to introduce swimmers to open water. ∑ Events include a Ĺ mile, 1.2 ...
Apr 9, 2013 - LCFY Sharks 2012-2013 in Photos
A huge thank you to Coach Juli for creating this slide show to recap our 2012-2013 season. It's awesome! Check it out by clicking here or use this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gnbpy...
Apr 8, 2013 - SPRING EQUIPMENT LIST
Shark Practice Group Training Equipment SPRING 2013 Mega: goggles, tanga fins, water bottle Bull: goggles, tanga fins, water bottle Hammer: goggles, tanga fins, water bottle Tiger: goggles, ...
Mar 22, 2013 - Newark Advocate Features our National Team
Mar 21, 2013 - 2013 Spring Season
2013 LCFY Spring Session Quick Facts Begins Tuesday April 9 th and runs to Friday May 10, 2013 Registration online may begin on Tuesday March26th, 2013 Payment for Spring swimming at the YMCA front...
Mar 20, 2013 - Practice Schedule March 25th - April 5th
A few more ?TWEAKS? for Monday March 25-April 5 th , 2013(3/20/13) Since the week of March 25-29 th is Spring Break I?ve tweaked a bit more Mon March 25: Y National 3:00-4:30 pm Returning Platin...
Mar 18, 2013 - 2012-2013 Winter Season Banquet
Mar 15, 2013 - CONGRATS SYDNEY!!!
Sydney King named Athlete of the Year by the Newark Advocate. Read the article HERE .
Mar 14, 2013 - Zones Warmup Information
Zones are here! Pack your gear and head up to Bowling Green for your fastest meet of the season! In order to make the weekend go more smoothly, here are some reminders for you?. You will need a park...
Mar 13, 2013 - TIMERS AT ZONES
We have to supply timers at Zones this year. We will need 2 people to split the shift on Saturday morning and 2 people to split the shift on Saturday afternoon. If your kids are swimming either of t...
Mar 12, 2013 - Good Luck to our 21 Swimmers at ZONES!
Good luck to our 21 LCFY Sharks competing at The Great Lakes Zone swimming Championship Meet March 15-17 at Bowling Green University. Go FOR IT!! Callie Barnett, Gabrielle Brust, Josie Bunstine,...
Mar 12, 2013 - PRACTICES (March 18-April 5)
Practices ?tweaks? from Monday March 18-April 5 th , 2013 (3/12/13) Mon March 18& 25: All Zone swimmers are now on a 2 week break until April 1st Y National 4-6 pm Returning Platinum & Gold 3:45-5:...
Mar 7, 2013 - GOOD LUCK SHARKS AT JO
Good luck to the following Sharks who are competing at JO?s this weekend: Caillie Barnett Gabrielle Brust Josie Bunstine Riley Bunstine Madi Cartnal Lauren Cummons Scott Faler Maddy Gundler Siarra...
Mar 7, 2013 - JO INFORMATION AND SCOOP
IT'S JO TIME! Pack your suits, caps, and goggles and get ready to head to Bowling Green for your fastest races of the season! Here's the inside scoop for the weekend: Friday and Saturday Preliminary...
Mar 4, 2013 - AFTER CHAMPS PRACTICE SCHEDULE
We ask that all swimmers who are not competing at JOs, Y Zones, or Y Nationals take their 2 week break and come back on March 18th Monday March 4th: All groups off Tues Mar 5th & Weds March 6th: 4-6pm...
Feb 28, 2013 - YMCA AA CHAMPS WARMUP INFORMATION
It's Champs Time! Bring your fastest suit, your winning attitude, all of your team gear (gotta LOVE the pink caps!) and be ready to rule the pool in Canton! Warmup times are limited (we only have 20 m...
Feb 26, 2013 - YMCA CHAMPS Timers needed
Hello all, YMCA AA Champs is this weekend! In addition to hospitality we are responsible for timers. We need 2 timers in 3 hour shifts for lanes 1 and 7 on Saturday and 2 times in 3 hour shifts for...
Feb 21, 2013 - YMCA Regional Warmup Information
Click HERE for the warmup information for the YMCA Regional meet that will be held at the Gahanna YMCA on Saturday. We are also responsible for supplying a timer in lane 8 of this meet. This is a ...
Feb 21, 2013 - USA Regionals Inclement Weather
OSSC Regionals Foul Weather Plan In the event that Franklin County announces a Level 2 Snow Emergency on or before 7 a.m. on Friday, then all Friday events will be converted from a Prelims/Finals form...
Feb 20, 2013 - Practice Tweaks for Feb 22 - March 2, 2013
Practice tweaks for February 22- March 2, 2013 Friday Feb 22: Tiger: 4-5pm Bull: 5-6pm Plat/Gold/Silver: 4-5:30pm Bronze & Great White: warm-up only 5:30-6:15pm ( if going to USA Regionals, Y Region...
Feb 20, 2013 - Big Little Invitational Information
Click HERE FOR warm up schedule . Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the scheduled warmup and check in with Coach Susan. Click HERE for parking map Your team is NOT asked to provide timers...
Feb 20, 2013 - USA Regionals Info
Prelims 8:10 a.m. warm-ups (two 25-minute assigned sessions followed by one 10-minute sprint warm-up) 9:10 a.m. clear the pool for equipment test and measuring 9:20 a.m. prelims begin Estimated prelim...
Feb 19, 2013 - Y REGIONAL MEET PARKING AT GAHANNA
The Gahanna YMCA will be providing a free shuttle during the event for parking. In the event that they run out of parking, they will be directing patrons to either Primrose School (right next door to...
Feb 18, 2013 - HOSPITALITY ROOM ON SUNDAY
We are in charge of the Hospitality room on Sunday. We will need all parents to sign up for a shift if they have swimmers swimming on Sunday, March 3 (this is the 11 and over session of this meet). ...
Feb 15, 2013 - YMCA CHAMPS JOB ASSIGNMENT
We are responsible for the hospitality room for YMCA Champs in Canton this year on SUNDAY ONLY . Please sign up HERE for a 2 hour shift. This will allow you to have the best seat in the house to...
Feb 7, 2013 - Liberty Powell Meet Friday, Feb. 8
This meet will be held at Liberty Powell Township YMCA on February 8, 2013 (Friday night). The meet warmups will begin at 5:30 so please be on deck at 5:15 and check in with either Coach Susan or Coa...
Jan 30, 2013 - MAST INFORMATION
LCFY Sharks, Attached is the 2013 MAST February Invitational warm-up schedule, psych sheet, Tentative Timeline, and all Team in the meet entries. For psyche sheet and timeline click HERE So if you h...
Jan 27, 2013 - Our High School Sharks Recognized
Check out all of the cool recognition our high school students are receiving! Way to go Sharks - keep it up!! Abby Brown was chosen as an Athlete of the Week and featured in The Columbus Dispatch. I...
Jan 25, 2013 - ALL PRACTICES ARE CANCELLED
All swimming practices tonight (January 25, 2013) are cancelled due to the bad driving conditions and Licking County being under a Level 2 Snow Emergency. Everyone please stay safe and warm. Swimmin...
Jan 23, 2013 - USA REGIONALS DATE AND VENUE CHANGE
LCFY Shark Age Group swimmers: We have been asked to change our USA Regional meet and location from February 16-18 at Worthington to February 22-24th at The Ohio State University. This is due to the...
Jan 22, 2013 - TIMERS NEEDED AT THIS SATURDAY'S JANUARY 26TH MEET AT DENISON
Denison swimmers will be competing against Carnegie Mellon and are in need of timers for this meet. I realize all of our high school swimmers and 60 of our younger swimmers will be competing at meets ...
Jan 22, 2013 - Y Zones Hotel Information
Just wanted to let everyone know that we have heard that rooms are going fast at YMCA Zones. If you have not made reservations you may want to soon.
Jan 16, 2013 - NORTH SPRINTS INFORMATION
Good luck to all swimmers at the North Sprints Invitational this weekend. Warmups begin at 7:30 AM on Saturday morning, please arrive at 7:15AM and be on the pool deck, check in with coaches Susan and...
Jan 14, 2013 - KELLY GERMAN INFORMATION
Kelly German Scoop! It?s time to strut your stuff at Kelly German! Pack your fastest suits, bring your winning attitude, and be ready to race! This meet is always packed, so there are some things you ...
Jan 14, 2013 - MAST DEADLINE JANUARY 15
I f you are planning to go to the MAST (Milford) meet, you must sign up by the deadline on January 15 th . Please be sure to take a look at the meet packet and events list before you sign up so you ...
Jan 10, 2013 - Practice info, meet info and the latest records
Practice Tweaks for January 11-12th: Friday January 11th: Plat/Gold/Silver: 3:45-5:15PM Bronze: 5:15-6:45PM All other groups stay the same Saturday January 12th: Plat/Gold/Silver: 7:15-9:15AM Great Wh...
Jan 7, 2013 - LAST REMINDER FOR SWIM-A-THON MONEY
TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN SWIM-A-THON MONEY. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT IT IS ALL IN BY THE END OF THE DAY TODAY EITHER TO A COACH OR PUT IN THE GRAY LOCKBOX IN THE POOL LOBBY. THANK YOU.
Jan 7, 2013 - BRONZE, SILVER, GOLD AND PLATINUM DRYLAND STARTS AGAIN TODAY
Dryland for Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum will start back up again today. Please see the schedule for the times.
Jan 4, 2013 - SWIM A THON MONEY REMINDER
ALL SWIM A THON MONEY IS DUE TODAY JAN. 4, 2013. PLEASE BE SURE TO TURN YOUR SWIM A THON MONEY IN TO YOUR COACHES.
Jan 2, 2013 - Bowling Green Invitational this weekend
Jan 2, 2013 - JB Chambers Invitational Jan 5, 2013
Hello Sharks! Good luck with your 1 st meet of the 2013 season! Make it count make it fast and enjoy! Important scoop: Susan will be the coach at the meet. If you need to reach her in an e...
Dec 29, 2012 - GOLD PLATINUM SILVER PRACTICE TODAY IS CANCELED
Do to horrible road conditions all practice this morning has been canceled.
Dec 26, 2012 - THURSDAY PRACTICES AND SWIM-A-THON CHANGES
Well hello again Shark families..... What crazy weather we have had! So unpredictable. I've wanted to make sure everyone is in the loop with any adjustments, cancellations, or updates in a timely man...
Dec 26, 2012 - NO PRACTICE WEDNESDAY DEC 26 2012
Hello everyone! My hope is that you all had a fantastic Christmas yesterday and were able to spend quality time with family and friends . As for All swim practices today they are CANCELLED due to ...
Dec 22, 2012 - NO SILVER PRACTICE TODAY
All silver practice is canceled for today, Saturday.
Dec 22, 2012 - NO Bronze and Great White Practice
There will be no bronze and great white practice today, Saturday. Please stay home safe and dry. We hope to see everyone on Monday.
Dec 21, 2012 - NO PRACTICE TONIGHT
There will be no practice tonight for any sharks!
Dec 20, 2012 - THANK YOU SHARKS!!!
Dear LCFYMCA Sharks, Our deepest and heartfelt thanks go out to all of the swimmers, parents and coaches that contributed to the Angel Tree project. The Sharks collected $200! Thanks to your gener...
Dec 13, 2012 - PENGUIN PLUNGE MEET THIS WEEKEND
LCFY Swimmers, Good luck this Sunday at the Penguin Plunge Meet. This will be your last meet of the 2012 year so make it count!! Please remember to bring all of your LCFY swimming attire and wear at ...
Dec 12, 2012 - HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
The Holiday schedule is out. Click HERE to view it or go to Calendars and click the Holiday Schedule. You can also view a print copy that is attached to hang on your calendar or refrigerator. Clic...
Dec 11, 2012 - TIS THE SEASON!
Hello Sharks!! Tis the season to be thankful for all we have been given and worked hard to achieve. We all are very fortunate to have had the opportunities and support system we have in place to be ...
Dec 6, 2012 - SWIM-A-THON UPDATE
READY, SET, SWIM: SWIM-A-THON DATE SET! THURSDAY, DECEMBER 27th, 2012 The rescheduled Swim-A-Thon is coming to Evans Pool on Thursday, December 27th during scheduled practice times. This is one o...
Dec 4, 2012 - POINSETTIA AND WREATH UPDATE
HELLO SHARKS. . . IF YOU HAPPENED TO ORDER POINSETTIAS OR WREATHS, TOMORROW IS PICKUP DAY IN THE POOL LOBBY. PLEASE COME BY AFTER 5PM TO PICK THEM UP. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE . . . JEN NEEDS HELP ...
Nov 30, 2012 - Poinsetta Delivery
Hello Shark Parents, Your Poinsetta and Wreath orders will be available for pick-up in the pool lobby after 5pm on Tuesday, December 4th. If you are unable to pick-up your orders, please m...
Nov 29, 2012 - Springfield Invitational
The Springfield Invitational is just days away. Click here for the meet info, warmups, sessions and psyche sheet information. Springfield YMCA 300 S. Limestone Street Springfield, OH 45505 ...
Nov 28, 2012 - Practice Changes for Nov. 30th & Dec. 1st
We have a few practice changes this weekend due to the Springfiled Invitational. They are: Friday Nov 30 th : ∑ Plat/Gold: 3:45-5:30pm ∑ Silver: 3:45-5:30pm ∑ Bronze & ...
Nov 13, 2012 - Thanksgiving week practices
Nov 6, 2012 - Poinsettia Sale Info
It's that most wonderful time of the year again.... It's also the poinsettia sale time of year again. You should have gotten the sale info and order form in your folder last week. If you need another...
Nov 1, 2012 - Check us out!
The sharks are now You Tube Stars! Coach Cathy and Coach Juli are doing Birthday swims for the Bronzers here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hxJi7UWpwM&feature=relmfu Coach Juli made a video of s...
Nov 1, 2012 - Lancaster Invitational Information
Important Lancaster Invite info: Remember the clocks will Fall back on Sunday November 4 th at 2am?. (please adjust your clocks accordingly J ) Thank you so much for participati...
Oct 29, 2012 - SEOWV Champs
SEOWV Champs Meet will be held at the Canton McKinley HS this year. Please check out the league website for information and hotel information.
Oct 27, 2012 - Personalized Caps
If you ordered a personalized cap from the team fitting at the beginning of the season, they are expected to be in next week. You may want to check with your coach or in the office during practice ...
Oct 24, 2012 - Swim-a-thon postponed
Hello Sharks, I?ve decided to postpone the Swim-a-thon until sometime in December to give everyone a breather. With 3 meets all in a row under our belt in consecutive weekends I know everyone is t...
Oct 17, 2012 - Rocktoberfest Donations (Both emails)
In case you haven't heard the latest rumors THE ROCKTOBERFEST INVITATIONAL IS COMING SOON AND OUR TEAM IS RESPONSIBLE FOR IT! So now the secret is out. Planning a huge swim meet is sorta like planni...
Oct 15, 2012 - Lost and Found for the Home Meet
Sarah Martin has lost her black and white swim pants that say Sharks across the rear. If anyone wound up with these after the meet on Saturday, please let Sarah or Gary Martin know. Thanks
Oct 15, 2012 - Logo Sportswear Sale
Hello Shark Swim Families. We finally have our logo apparel ready to sell! Thank you for your patience this year as we have been working ve...
Oct 14, 2012 - Swim-A-Thon Info.
200 laps to swim in the pool, 200 laps to swimmmmm, Swim to the end, do a flip turn and swim back again, Now there's just 199 more laps to swim in the pool! IT'S SWIM-A-THON TIME AGAIN This is our...
Oct 6, 2012 - Team Pictures
Oct 5, 2012 - Rocktoberfest t-shirt orders
It's time to order invitational T-Shirts. Click here for the order form with the picture of the shirt . All orders must be to Jen Bunstine by Thursday, October 11th at NOON! You know you want on...
Oct 4, 2012 - volunteers needed
We are in dire need of a couple of volunteers for the upcoming Rocktoberfest Invitational. The Hall's who have run the Shark Bites Cafe so spectacularly through the years have retired. We need some...
Oct 2, 2012 - Heat Sheet Ads
It's hard to believe that it's October again and time for the Roctoberfest Invitational. You should have received a sheet of paper about selling heat sheet ads already. If not check your folder o...
Oct 1, 2012 - Midnight Madness Warm Ups
Midnight Madness warm-ups for Sharks: ∑ Please be at the pool by no later than 5:30pm and check in with a coach. ∑ We warm-up from 5:40-6pm in lanes 3-8 ∑ Check the ...
Sep 26, 2012 - Swim Meat Reminder
Just a reminder that orders for Swim Meat (Michael's Meats) are due on Friday. Sharon will be at the Y on Friday to collect them or you can put your orders in the Arnholt or Rogers folders. Money i...
Sep 21, 2012 - A Future Shark or is it a Sharkling?
Congratulations to Coach Keith and Christie on the birth of their newest Sharkling! His name is Cole Michael Graham DeVore, he is 8lbs and 6 oz. and was born at 8:06 AM this morning (Friday 9/21/12)....
Sep 16, 2012 - YMCA Golf Outing
Thanks to the Sharks and Wagner family for sponsoring a hole at the golf outing and thanks to Bart King and Coach Cynthia for donating prizes. The outing was a huge success!
Sep 13, 2012 - Meeting for New Families
There will be a meeting for all new families on Monday, September 17, 2012 from 6:00-7:00 PM in the pool lobby. Swimming as a sport is very different than most of the other sports our children part...
Sep 10, 2012 - We Have a New Vendor!
We have a new vendor! Please come to the team fitting on Tuesday, September 11th from 4:00-7:00 PM in the upstairs conference room. Our new vendor is Competitive Aquatic Supply, and they will be there...
Sep 10, 2012 - New Parent Information
Welcome To All the New Families Please come to the informational meeting on September 10th at 5:30. This is a very important meeting for both parents and swimmers to attend. Parents will get to meet...
Sep 10, 2012 - Dryland
Dryland for Bronze on up doesn't start until the week of September 17th.
Sep 7, 2012 - New Updated Schedules on Website
New updated schedules have been posted on the website for both practice and meets. They are under the Calendars Tab and the Meets tab and are being emailed to everyone.
Sep 6, 2012 - New Parent Info on Website
We have new information about the Parent Support Committee and the revised handbook posted on the website. You must be logged in to view this information. Click here for Parent Support Committee i...
Aug 30, 2012 - Registration is Closing for Fall
Fall/Winter Swim Team Registration will be closing on August 31st at 6:00 PM. After that you will need to contact Head Coach Teresa Fightmaster at 740-349-9657 or by clicking for email or NoŽl N...
Aug 30, 2012 - Important Fall Season Dates and Info.
Important Shark Dates: Friday August 31 st at 6pm: ∑ Last day of Open registration for the Fall season (after this you will have to contact Teresa Fightmaster or Noel Nethers to registe...
Aug 22, 2012 - SWIM OFFICIALS
The LCFY swim club is in need of officials. It is an easy and fun job and you usually get fed. If anyone is interested in becoming a swim official please email Kelly Fenimore - fenni45@columbus.r...
Aug 21, 2012 - FOOTBALL FUNDRAISER
FOOTBALL PARKING IS ON! One of the biggest fall fundraisers we have is the football parking. It starts this weekend and we are in need of help! There is one opening on Friday night and two openin...
Aug 20, 2012 - 2012 Fall/Winter Registration Coming Soon to a Computer Near You!
Aug 18, 2012 - FAll/Winter Swim Info.
Aug 18, 2012 - One more change...
There has been another change for the Banquet on Monday. We will not be having grilled meats, because we have no bringers of grills. So now we will be having subs and pizza with our potluck. Becaus...
Aug 14, 2012 - One more New Swimmer Evaluation Date
We will be having one more new swimmer evaluation session on Monday, August 20th from 7:00-8:00 PM in the Evans Pool. If you are interested in swimming with the sharks please come for an evaluation...
Aug 13, 2012 - Great Job Philip
Philip Hall: Open-Water Swimmer On Saturday, August 11, LCFY Sharks member Philip Hall took on the Ohio River in Prospect (just outside of Louisville) Kentucky at the Ohio River Open Water Swim 2012...
Aug 9, 2012 - Help Support Coach Kalani and The Ronald McDonald House Charities
Hello I?m participating in the 6th Annual "Dig It for the House" Volleyball Tournament and will be fundraising for the Ronald McDonald House Charities. I would like to ask you to support the cause a...
Aug 8, 2012 - Your Mission.......
Click on the voice notes to start your message. 2012 Sharks Summer Banquet Monday, August 20th 4:30-6:30 YMCA Outdoor Pool Click here for the sign up sheet
Jul 31, 2012 - Good Luck at 2012 Central Zone Meet
Good luck to Gabrielle Brust and Madi Cartnal who will be competing at the 2012 Central Zone 14 & Under Age Group Championships in Columbus, Indiana on August 3-5 th , 2012 for the Ohio All-Star T...
Jul 30, 2012 - Save the Date
It's official, Save the Date! The End of Summer Season Banquet will be on Monday, August 20th from 5:30-7:30 at tht outdoor pool at the Y. There will be more information later about what to bring an...
Jul 26, 2012 - Shark Bay Update
Shark Bay Update The Blue T-Shirts are gone! They've been bid on and awarded to the winning bidder. The white tank on the other hand must not be quite as super fab as the blue shirts were...... So I...
Jul 26, 2012 - New Swimmer Evaluations for Fall Swim Team
New Swimmer Evaluations for Fall Swim Team will be held July 31st -August 2nd and August 7th-9th at Heath Pool from 10:00-11:00 AM. Afternoon evaluations will be scheduled sometime around August 20...
Jul 20, 2012 - Practice Schedule changes
Starting next week until the season ends on Friday August 10 th all Heath workouts will run from 10-12 noon. The week of July 23-27 th there will be NO Afternoon/Evening practices for any groups...
Jul 20, 2012 - Shark Bay
Welcome To Shark Bay Up for auction today we have 3 super fab summer team shirts. If you didn't get a super fab summer team shirt when they were for sale earlier, but have since decided t...
Jul 19, 2012 - Good Luck to Sharks at Nationals
Good luck to Sharks Sydney King & Sam Wagner They will be competing at the 2012 YMCA Long Course National Championships held at the Georgia Tech Aquatics Center in Atlanta, GA July 24-27th. Sydney wil...
Jul 18, 2012 - Good Luck Sharks at LCJO's
Good luck to Gabrielle Brust, Madison Cartnal, Alex Fenimore, Sarah Martin, Riley Bunstine, and Maddie Gundler who will be representing the Sharks at the 2012 Long Course Championships at Miami Univ...
Jul 16, 2012 - Sharks are WINNERS at Summer Champs
Congratulations SHARKS! Summer Champs was a great success for all the Sharks. As a team we won second place in the large team division. Maddie Cartnal (9-10 girls) and Sydney King (open girls) won i...
Jul 3, 2012 - All scm sharks have practice this Thursday July 5th at Heath from 10-11am
Due to the uncertainty of when the power will return to the Y all Mega, Bull, Hammer, Tiger, Great White, Bronze, and Silver scm swimmers will join the lcm swimmers at Heath this Thursday July 5th fro...
Jul 2, 2012 - Heath practice resumes Tuesday July 3rd 10-12 noon
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Jun 28, 2012 - CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR OPEN WATER SWIMMERS
Open Water Championships (June 27 th ) Congratulations to Alex Fenimore, Juli Pintz and Philip Hall for swimming the Ohio Open Water Championship meet in Batavia, Ohio on Wednesday, June 27, 2012. ...
Jun 27, 2012 - Cambridge Info.
Cambridge Invite: Saturday June 30 th Coaches at meet: Kalani and Susan Warm-up times have not be assigned yet so we will email you when we get them Morning session for 10 and unders start at 9am Afte...
Jun 27, 2012 - July 4th Practices
H A P P Y 4 t h o f J u l y ! The YMCA will be closed that day, so all SCM swimmers, Great White, Tiger, Hammer, Bull & Mega swimmers have the day off! Heath will not be closed so Bronze, Silver...
Jun 19, 2012 - Stroke Clinic with National Swimmers
Stroke Clinic With National Swimmers Sam Wagner and Sydney King! Who: Bronze, Great White, Tiger, Bull, Hammer, and Mega. Only 8 per group so click here to sign up now on the LCFY website! Additio...
Jun 17, 2012 - 2012 Summer T-Shirts
****Please Note - There are additional items on the order form. Women's tank tops in navy and Men's tank tops in both white and navy have been added.**** This summer our T-shirts were designed by...
Jun 13, 2012 - More Creekside Info.
This is a letter/info sheet from the Creekside Meet People. Please click here to read it.
Jun 12, 2012 - Away Meet at Lancaster Info
∑ Swim Meet at Lancaster (Thursday June 14 th ) o Susan will be the coach at the meet o Please arrive by 5:15pm for our scheduled warm-ups from 5:30-6pm o Meet starts at 6 J o ...
Jun 12, 2012 - Creekside & Sr. Circuit Meet Info.
Jun 6, 2012 - Home Meet on Saturday
Saturday is our first home meet of the Summer Season ∑ Meet starts at 12 NOON ∑ Warm-up times (please arrive 10 minutes before your warm-up time) o 10:30-11am (Platinum, Go...
Jun 6, 2012 - Summer Weather Information
Summer Weather Information Now that summer is here and some of us are practicing outside, it's a good time to talk about the WEATHER. All LCM swimmers are practicing outside at the Heath Pool in the ...
Jun 5, 2012 - Registration Deadlines
There are three meet registration deadlines coming up this week. Away Meet at Lancaster reg. deadline is 6/7 Open Water Championships reg. deadline is 6/8 Cambridge Invitationa...
Jun 5, 2012 - Warm Up Times and directions to DRY
All swimmers need to be at the Delaware YMCA by 5:15 on Thursday. We warm up between 5:30 and 6:00. Coaches for this meet are Susan and Juli Pintz. If you are running late, stuck in traffic, or...
Jun 4, 2012 - New Summer Schedule Starts TOMORROW
The new summer schedule starts TOMORROW (Tuesday). If you're swimming LCM, you'll be at Heath Pool If you're swimming Great White or Silver SCM or Bronze SCM, you'll be in the regular place If you'...
May 29, 2012 - New Summer Schedule starts next Tuesday
The new summer and dry land schedules will begin NEXT Tuesday 6/5. There will be no dryland on Monday 6/4, but there will still be regular practice with the old summer schedule. It's here You can f...
May 29, 2012 - Tiger Practice Change for Friday 6/1
Coach Susan has a very important meeting on Friday (no, it's not a hot date, at least that's what she says....) so practice for Tigers will be from 5:30-6:30 on Friday.
May 22, 2012 - Bronze Birthday Boys
Happy Birthday Ian and Garrison!
May 14, 2012 - Summer Season Starts Today
Just a reminder Summer Season Starts Today. If you've not paid your registration fees, please do so. Thanks
May 9, 2012 - Summer Dry Land Schedule
The Summer Dry Land Schedule is out and posted on the website. It's also below. SUMMER DRYLAND SCHEDULE MAY 14 TO JUNE 1 Platinum and Gold: (May 14 to June 1); rest of summer will be TBA Monda...
Apr 30, 2012 - Team Fitting for Summer Season
Team Fitting May 14th from 5:00-7:00 PM In the Pool Lobby Kastaway will be offering the following items: -TEAM SUITS -PRACTICE SUITS -CAPS ...
Apr 28, 2012 - LCFY Sharks Summer Season 2012
Apr 18, 2012 - LCM Swimmers/Heath Pool Memberships
Hello swimmers, My goal is to have the tentative practice schedule and fees finalized by this Friday for our Summer 2012 season. The Heath pool membership fees are $10 more expensive than last...
Apr 17, 2012 - Summer Meet Schedule has changed
Apr 11, 2012 - Banquet Leftovers
These were left over at the Banquet. If any of them belong to you, they are in Teresa's office and can be picked up at any time. Thanks.
Apr 11, 2012 - Summer Meet Schedule
Apr 9, 2012 - Spring Season Begins TODAY
For the Sharks, Spring begins today. Today is the last day for registration and begins the new spring schedule.
Mar 30, 2012 - Registration
Registration for New and Returning Sharks will remain open through April 9th. If you are a new member and you have not been evaluated, please contact Teresa Fightmaster , our head coach for an evalu...
Mar 28, 2012 - Verifying your email addresses
Click Here for the link to the video tutorial on how to verify your email addresses. Thanks for taking the time to do this!
Mar 26, 2012 - Registration now open for NEW and RETURNING Members
As of TODAY if you are a NEW or RETURNING Shark you can register on the website. Registration is now open for everyone. If you are new to the team and have not been evalutated, please email ...
Mar 20, 2012 - Good Luck to Sharks at Sectionals
Good luck to Abby Brown, Keely Lovern and Sydney King who will be representing the Sharks at the 2012 Sectional Meet at Miami University March 22-25, 2012.
Mar 16, 2012 - GOOD LUCK SHARKS AT ZONES!
Good luck to our LCFY Swimmers competing at the YMCA Zone meet March 16-18, 2012 in Canton. Go Sharks!!! Callie Barnett, Avery Bednarski, Gabrielle Brust, Josie Bunstine, Riley Bunstine, Madison Car...
Mar 15, 2012 - Practice Schedule through the end of the season
Mar 15, 2012 - 2011-2012 Winter Season Banquet
LOCATION CHANGE - THE BANQUET WILL BE HELD IN THE KNOLL GYM IN THE YMCA'S MAIN BUILDING
Mar 13, 2012 - Spring Season Registration
Spring is in the air.... It's almost time to register for Spring Swim Season! Spring season registration will begin Monday, March 19th for current members and March 26th for new members. The season w...
Mar 13, 2012 - What is Teresa's Favorite Kind of Pie?
It has come to my attention that Teresa is hungry for some pie. I believe that we can help her out..... Operation Feed is in full swing at the Licking County Family YMCA! We are accepting donati...
Mar 8, 2012 - Practice Schedule for next week
Mar 8, 2012 - Good Luck at JO's
Good luck this weekend to our Sharks competing at the 2012 Short Course Junior Olympic Championships March 9-11, 2012 at Bowling Green University. Go Sharks: Callie Barnett, Gabrielle Brust, Riley B...
Mar 6, 2012 - USA Grand Prix Meet
We have 4 swimmers who have qualified and are going to be competing in the USA Grand Prix meet this weekend at Ohio State. They are Sydney King (100 & 200 back, and 200 & 400fr + 400 Medley relay), Ab...
Mar 5, 2012 - Practice Schedule
For the week of March 5th to March 15 (if Champs was your final meet you now are on a 2 week break: (all Zone, Grand Prix, and Sectional qualified swimmers) March 5th (Monday): all swimmers OFF Ma...
Feb 27, 2012 - Champs Consessions
Champs Concessions This and This are menus available at champs concessions.
Feb 24, 2012 - YMCA Regional Meet Live
The YMCA Regional meet is this weekend at the Gahanna YMCA. We have several sharks looking for their AA Champs cuts. If you wish to view this meet live please follow the instructions listed here ...
Feb 24, 2012 - No practices this evening
There is a power outage at the Y this evening, so it is closed and all practices are cancelled. 2/24/12
Feb 23, 2012 - HS Meet
Good Luck to all the HS Swimmers at 2012 HS Meet in Canton, Ohio. ∑ Abby Brown: 1oo fly and relays ∑ Sydney King: 200 & 500 free and relays ∑ Keely Lovern: 200 IM an...
Feb 22, 2012 - YMCA Regionals Info.
YMCA Regionals are the 25th at Gahanna YMCA. Our warm up times are 12:50-1:10 in lanes 1-6. Please arrive by 12:35. Coaches for this meet are Tim and Susan. If you are signed up, but will not be...
Feb 22, 2012 - More Pasta party info.
More Pasta Party Info. The venue for the pasta party has changed. It is now in the Knoll Gym. The time is still from 5:30-7:00. Sign Ups for food to bring is here. Please remember that this is f...
Feb 22, 2012 - Practice Adjustments for Championship Season
There are suddenly lots of practice changes and adjustments due to the end of the season meets. Pay attention now..... Mandatory 2 week break. Every swimmer is required to take a mandatory 2 week br...
Feb 21, 2012 - New Top Times
There's a new list of top times , released 2/15/12. Clcik to see it.
Feb 17, 2012 - HS Swimmers at Districts
Feb 17, 2012 - Champs (or not) Pasta Party-- Don't Leap It!
It's that time again (drum roll please) The Champs (or not) Pasta Party -- Don't Leap It! When: February 29th, 2012 Where: Mitchell Center Who: EVERYONE who is a Shark or has one in their family...
Feb 10, 2012 - They can't run and they can't hide
They can't run and they can't hide....it seems that no records are safe from the SHARKS! With the Sharks swimming at two meets last weekend the records were surrounded and the Sharks were the victor...
Feb 8, 2012 - New Top Times for 2/6/12
The new list of top times for 2/6/12 has been released. Click here to see it.
Feb 8, 2012 - High School SEOSL
Good Luck to all LCFY Shark HS Swimmers this weekend at sectionals.
Feb 7, 2012 - Practice Changes of Saturday, February 11th
Practice Changes for Saturday, February 11th. Platinum and Gold no practice 8:00-9:30 AM Silver and All Bronze 9:00-11:00 AM Great White and Tiger
Feb 3, 2012 - Championship Season T-Shirts
It's been a great season and now we have a great T-shirt to represent it! The T-Shirt looks like this: Only it's lime green. The order form is here. You don't have to print it. Just open the ord...
Feb 3, 2012 - Changes for this weekend
There have been changes to the MAST information for this weekend. Please check the home page for this event for the changes. There have also been changes for the home meet. Shark Bites Cafe wil...
Feb 1, 2012 - Just in case....
Just in case you didn't read your Shark Bytes Newsletter today.... Here's the important stuff you almost missed. There's no AM practice tomorrow. No practice on Saturday 2/4/12 because of the home mee...
Jan 31, 2012 - NO DRYLAND TONIGHT
All Dryland for tonight (January 31, 2012) will be canceled.
Jan 30, 2012 - Sign up Deadlines
Good Afternoon, We've got LOTS of important meets coming up. This is the end of the season and we've got regular meets and championship meets of all kinds. We've extended some of the sign up dead li...
Jan 28, 2012 - MAST Invitational
MAST Invitational in Milford, Ohio. February 3-5, 2012. For psyche sheet, warmup schedule and timeline, click here .
Jan 27, 2012 - Y Champs Eligibility
After the last couple of YMCA Meets we have a new chart for Y Champs Eligibility. Click here to review it. If you have any questions about the end of season meets (Y Champs and Y Regionals) see ...
Jan 26, 2012 - Parent Reps and plenty of opportunities
Jan 25, 2012 - Hard Hat Area
Everyone Cover your heads! The pool lobby has become a hard hat area. Watch out for the breaking records! Congratulations to the following sharks for their record breaking swims: Alex Fenimore ? 1...
Jan 25, 2012 - The swimmiest time of year
It's the most swimmiest time of year! There are so many meets and events coming up that my head is spinning! Here's a few of the changes to practice schedules and meet announcements and times. There...
Jan 24, 2012 - Friday's the big day for Bull and Hammerhead Sharks
The Bull and Hammerhead Sharks have set a goal of swimming a 500 nonstop! They're going to accomplish this on Friday, January 27th. They will have a combined practice from 4:30-5:30. They'll swim...
Jan 24, 2012 - Virtual Meet Results
YMCA Virtual Meet Results 2011 Between Oct 15-23, 2011, the local YMCA competitive swimming community came together in the worlds largest YMCA Swimming Invitational Meet. Teams swam locally and co...
Jan 19, 2012 - This Weekend in Preview
Jan 18, 2012 - Practice Schedule Changes
Practice Adjustments Friday, January 20th (there is a HS home meet) Platinum & Silver: 3:45-5:00pm Tiger: 5:15-6:15pm (stays same) Great White: 5-6:30pm Saturday, January 21st No Practices due to tw...
Jan 12, 2012 - Snow Days
Weather Reminders The snow will be arriving soon and we want to make sure that everyone uses their best judgment and stays safe! The policy at the YMCA for Snow Emergencies is as follows: Level 1 Sn...
Jan 12, 2012 - More Practice Schedule Changes
Bull Sharks and Hammerhead Sharks will have a combined practice on Friday, January 13th from 4:30-5:30.
Jan 10, 2012 - TYR MEET WAS CLOSED; MILFORD INVITATIONAL TO REPLACE FOR SAME WEEKEND
We were closed out of the TYR Invitational the weekend of February 3-5, 2012. We have found a new meet to replace this invitational but you must sign up quickly. Signups will be open until Januar...
Jan 10, 2012 - Y Champs Eligibility
Parents, Please take a look at this spreadsheet. Your swimmer must have swam in 3 YMCA meets to be eligible for Y Champs. This spreadsheet shows the YMCA meets that each swimmer attended. Please m...
Jan 10, 2012 - Practice Schedule Changes
Practice Schedule Changes for Saturdays Saturday January 14 th : There is NO Gold/Plat practice Silver & Bronze combine from 8-9:30am (Chris & Nick) Great White & Tiger combine from 9:30-11am (...
Jan 3, 2012 - NWOWI Bowling Green Warm Ups
North West Ohio Winter Invitation (Bowling Green) Warm Ups are as Follows: Saturday AM: 10&U, 11-12 Boys - 7:15-8:00 Saturday PM: 11-12 Girls, Open - 12:30-1:15 Sunday AM: 10&U, 11-12 Boys - 7:...
Dec 29, 2011 - Sprints deadline extended
For all of us that are still a little holiday lagged, the deadline to sign up for the Columbus North Sprints has been extended to Thursday, January 5th. If you've already signed up GREAT! If not a...
Dec 28, 2011 - Happy New Year and a new practice schedule
Happy New Year! Beginning on January 2nd there is a new practice schedule. It's not a whole lot different than the old one, but some of the times have been "tweaked." Please check the website under...
Dec 27, 2011 - Don't Forget
Sign up to come to the Sharks New Years Eve Party. We want everyone to come and have a great time. Click Here to sign up.
Dec 26, 2011 - Saturday, Dec. 31st
There will be a Plat/Gold/Silver practice this Saturday December 31 st from 9-11am to celebrate the last day of 2011?together J There will not be PRACTICE on Monday January 2 nd for Platinum...
Dec 22, 2011 - Gold & Platimum Dryland 12/26
Gold and Platinum dryland is listed wrong on the schedule for this coming Monday December 26. It should be 5:30 to 6pm right after practice. We will be in the big weight room.
Dec 16, 2011 - Introducing the "String of Success"
This is new and for all the swimmers in Bronze 23 down. It sounds like a winner of an idea and I'm sure the kids will love it! STRING OF SUCCESS The LCFY coaches would like our swimmers to b...
Dec 15, 2011 - Holiday practice schedule starts today!
Just a reminder.....The holiday practice schedule changes begin today. The schedule changes for today through Saturday are below....you can find the schedule for Monday through December 31 here .....
Dec 15, 2011 - Sharks New Years Party
Please come to the Sharks New Years Party! We're having pizza and all kinds of other yummies! There will be dancing and games! The flyer is here. Sign up to come here . Sign up to bring somet...
Dec 15, 2011 - Penguin Plunge Warm Ups
6th ANNUAL PENGUIN PLUNGE WARMUPS : We will adjust the afternoon warm-up schedule if the morning session does not end on time. The afternoon meet will NOT START before 1:50 pm. The first warm-up s...
Dec 14, 2011 - Holiday Practice Schedule
It's that most wonderful time of the year (Unless you're a parent, then it's that endless wasteland we call Christmas Break) Starting on Thursday, December 15, 2011 we have a special holiday practice...
Nov 28, 2011 - Some Famous Sharks
Here's an article in the Advocate . See you if recognize any of the names mentioned; here's a hint, they're all SHARKS! Great job Sharks! To all the other kids who swam at Mason, who are perhaps ...
Nov 28, 2011 - Poinsettia Reminders
Just a quick reminder about the Poinsettia Sale. All orders must be turned in by November 28th. All orders must be paid for when they are turned in. Pick up is December 2nd and December 3rd. If y...
Nov 16, 2011 - Next Week's Practice Adjustments
We've got a busy week coming up. Starting Saturday with the Mt. Vernon Meet, then of course Turkey Day! Because of all the holiday hoopla Teresa has adjusted the practice schedule. It is as follo...
Nov 12, 2011 - 2 New Mobile Apps for Swim Parents
There are two new mobile apps for swim parents available. Deck Pass is by USA Swimming and is for USA Swimming only. You can use it to keep track of your times for USA meets and you can earn patches...
Nov 11, 2011 - Congratulations! You're the MAN
Congratulations to Jeff Hall, Phillip's dad. He's the new Mayor of Newark! Way to go Mr. Mayor!
Nov 8, 2011 - Mason Meet Information
There has been much information posted in the last couple of days about the Mason Meet. Please click here or go to the meet home page for the psych sheet, time line and warm up times.
Oct 31, 2011 - COSA
The LCFY Sharks Swim Team is now a member of COSA (Central Ohio Swimming Association). There is a flyer with more information about COSA here . Please note that the flyer is a pdf, so therefore t...
Oct 26, 2011 - Bull and Mega Sharks having fun
Just in case you happened to catch a glimpse of the Bull and Mega sharks swimming with umbrellas and wondered if it was raining in the pool or are the coaches losing it? It's true the coaches have ...
Oct 26, 2011 - New Top Times List
A new top times list has been released. There are lots of familiar Sharks names on this list! Go SHARKS !
Oct 21, 2011 - HOME MEET INFORMATION FOR 10/22
Hello swimmers? Get plenty of rest for another FAST home meet. Please make sure to stay warm all meet. Check in with your coaches and find out if you are in a relay. Cheer on your teammates. And most...
Oct 18, 2011 - Updated John Bruce Memorial Info.
The John Bruce Memorial Meet is this Sunday in Worthington. The warm up times have been updated and posted just today. Click here to get all the updated informaiton.
Oct 18, 2011 - Operation White Shorts Update
Operation White Shorts is continuing as planned. The super secret location has been annouced along with the time and date. If you are interested please fill out this form and email it to Beth Ho...
Oct 18, 2011 - Lost and Found yet again
Please come check the lost and found. There's lots of good stuff in it! The pink shoes are still missing, but the sweatshirt has been found. Thanks Kalani! The lost and found box is now on top of ...
Oct 16, 2011 - Virtual Lost and Found updated 10/18/11
Update from 10/18: The can opener has been claimed. We are also missing a pair of pink croc like shoes with jewels along the top (these belong to Ava Brust, so they are probably quite tiny) and a ...
Oct 14, 2011 - First Batch of Top Times
The first batch of top times has been released. Click here to see and print it.
Oct 12, 2011 - Rocktoberfest Warm-Ups
Rocktoberfest Warm-Ups are as follows Click here for printer friendly version Saturday: Group On Deck Time Lane In the Pool...
Oct 11, 2011 - Picture Day
Get out your Sunday go to meetin' suit, take a bath whether ya need it or not and slick back your hair! It's Picture Day for the Sharks!
Oct 10, 2011 - USA for Bull Hammer and Tiger
Any Bull, Hammerhead, or Tiger Shark who would like to swim USA and hasn't already signed up should email their name to Teresa. The cost is $58.00 and you can leave a check in the parent club lock...
Oct 10, 2011 - No Naked Sharks Allowed!
No Naked Sharks Allowed! Please, put some sharks gear on those kids! If you ordered sportswear and haven't received it yet, it will be available for pickup in the pool lobby this week from Jen Bunsti...
Oct 6, 2011 - Operation White Shorts
Operation White Shorts If you've always wanted to: wield the power of the mighty DQ (insert evil laugh here), have the ability to make swim parents tremble with the raise of your hand, have minion...
Oct 5, 2011 - Heat Sheet Ads
The deadline for selling heet sheet ads has been extended to Friday. Please keep selling! We have over 4 pages of ads right now and we'd like to have more. Ads can be to encourage a swimmer or for...
Oct 4, 2011 - Midnight Madness Practice Adjustments
Because of the Midnight Madness Meet this weekend there are some practice adjustments for Satruday. 7:30-9:30 AM Platnimum/Gold 8:00-9:30 AM Silver 9:30-10:30 AM Bronze 23's and 82's 10:30-11:30 AM...
Oct 3, 2011 - Midnight Madness Warm Ups
Midnight Madness Warm ups Midnight Madness Warm Ups It's almost time for Midnight Madness! Warm up times are from 5:20-5:40 in lanes 4, 5, 6 & 7. Please be on deck ready to swim and check in w...
Sep 28, 2011 - October 5th Dryland
Dryland Only for Wednesday October 5th is cancelled for Bronze, Silver and Platinum. Coach Christy is going to a training to learn new ways to torture you and tie you in knots!
Sep 26, 2011 - Rockin' Rocktoberfest T-Shirts
It's time to order your Rockin' Rocktoberfest T-Shirt . The order form is here . (to open the file, click save, then choose where to save it to, then after it downloads, click open.) Orders are...
Sep 20, 2011 - Put a lid on your Shark
Personalize Sharks Swim Caps If you would like a personalized silicone Sharks swim cap and didn't get to place your order at the team fitting, please email Joni King at we3kings@roadrunner.com w...
Sep 14, 2011 - Silver, Gold & Platinum catch a few more ZZZZ's
AM Practices for Silver, Gold & Platinum on Thursdays from 5:45-7:00 AM will not begin until Thursday October 6th. Teresa says until then you can catch a few more hours of beauty sleep. She expects ...
Sep 9, 2011 - Back to Sharks Night on Monday
The 2011-2012 Shark swim season will kick-off on Monday, Sept 12 th with a Mandatory General Informational team meeting for swimmers and parents. The meeting will take place in the English Gym from...
Sep 8, 2011 - Fall Football Fundraiser
This is a team fundraiser. Our team sets-up in the YMCA parking lot before all home football games at White Field, and charges for football game parking. The Gymnastics Team also participates in t...
Sep 7, 2011 - White is the new Black
If you've always wanted to join the elite club in all white at the meets now is your chance. There is a Level 1 Officials Training on September 11, 2011 at the Lancaster YMCA. If you are intereste...
Sep 2, 2011 - Silver and Tiger Registration
The Silver and Tiger practice groups are now full. If you have a swimmer who should be in one of these two groups who is not yet registered please contact NoŽl at noel.surveyohio@gmail.com to be ...
Aug 30, 2011 - Golf Outing Donation-Thanks!
On Sept. 16th, 2011 the LCFY is holding a Golf Outing for Youth. The money raised from this is to help with scholarships for youth activities at the LCFY. The Sharks swim team made a donation of ...
Aug 29, 2011 - Start of Season Message from Teresa
The 2011-2012 Swim season officially starts on Monday September 12 th , 2011 and runs to Saturday April 7tth, 2012. There will be a Mandatory General Information meeting to kick-off the Fall sea...
Aug 27, 2011 - Thanks
A great big, huge THANKS to all the people who helped out with the yard sale. In the 7 hours the sale was on, the team made a little over $1,000.00. Great Job Shark Families!
Aug 25, 2011 - Bronze Registration
The Bronze group is full. If you have a swimmer who is not registered yet and should be a Bronze swimmer please email me at noel.surveyohio@gmail.com . The website will not let you register any m...
Aug 25, 2011 - Yard Sale Helpers
Hurray for the Sharks working at the Yard Sale! The upcoming yard sale is an excellent opportunity for swimmers to help out. Abby McGonagle & Sydney King are working on a sign up sheet for swimmers t...
Aug 24, 2011 - 2011-2012 Winter Swim Team Registration
2011-2012 Winter Swim Team Registration is now open for returning members and will be open for new members beginning on Monday, August 29, 2011. Please remember that if you have outstanding escrow...
Aug 23, 2011 - LCFY Sharks Yard Sale
LCFY Sharks Yard Sale The yard sale is on Saturday from 8:00 AM -3:00 PM. We will be accepting donations on Thursday and Friday evenings from 6:00-8:00 PM in the Knoll Gym. Please price all o...
Aug 18, 2011 - Registration Information for 2011-2012 LCFY Sharks Swim Team
Information for the LCFY 2011-2012 Winter swim team is now posted to the web. Registration for returning swim team members will be the week of August 24 and registration for new members will be the...
Aug 16, 2011 - 2011 End of the Summer Swim Team Banquet
The 2011 Summer Swim Team Banquet will be held at Infirmary Mound Park (St Rt 37) starting at 6PM on Wednesday, August 17, 2011. There will be hot dogs, hamburgers and buns. All swim team families a...
Aug 10, 2011 - Congrats to Sydney King Jr. National cut
Congratulations to Sydney King for her outstanding swim in the 200 meter backstroke at YMCA Nationals held at the end of July at Georgia Tech. Sydney took 2nd place in the 200 meter backstroke qualif...
Aug 5, 2011 - Congratulations to Sydney King and Keely Lovern
Sydney King and Keely Lovern are in the Newark Advocate for their outstanding performance at the 2011 YMCA Summer Long Course Nationals in Georgia last month. For the full article, click here .
Aug 3, 2011 - LCFY Escrow Accounts
All current and returning members of the LCFY swim team will need to make sure that their escrow account balances are current before registering for the Fall 2011-2012 swim season.
Aug 1, 2011 - Finishing out the Season
Jul 29, 2011 - UPDATE: Sydney King and Keely Lovern competing at Nationals this week
7-29-11: At finals last night, Sydney swam a personal best 200 backstroke time of 2:20.70, placing 2nd overall. This swim also gave Sydney her first ever Junior National time cut. Congratulations...
Jul 20, 2011 - Newsletter for 7/20/2011 posted
The 7/20/2011 edition of the Shark Bytes Newsletter has been posted to the website .
Jul 19, 2011 - Dryland Training for Long Course Swimmers
Any long course swimmers in Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze who would like dryland training should come to the Mitchell Gym on Mondays at 6:15 to 7PM and Tuesdays at 5:15-6PM. Coach Christy will ...
Jul 15, 2011 - Practice Adjustments 7/18-7/29
Jul 14, 2011 - UPDATED: SEOWV Champs Meet Information
Jul 14, 2011 - Good Luck to all LCFY Sharks swimming at Y Champs this weekend!
Good luck to all of our Shark swimmers competing at Y Champs! ... We may be small in numbers but we sure do have a big HEART and have worked hard to swim very FAST!! Please make sure to familiarize yo...
Jul 14, 2011 - Practice Adjustments 7/11-7/18
Jul 14, 2011 - PARENTS: Volunteer Position Openings
Parents, we are in need of parents to take over the following responsibilities for the LCFY Sharks Swim Team. If you are interested, please let Parent Club President, Jason Wortkoetter , know of you...
Jul 12, 2011 - New Long Course Meter Records Posted
Long Course Team records have been updated for new records at the USA Senior Meet and USA Regioinal meets this past weekend. For the complete records, click here .
Jul 11, 2011 - New Short Course Meter Records posted
Team records have been updated for new records at the Cambridge Invitational (6/25/11) and the home meet with CYRT and JBCY (6/30/11). For the complete records, click here .
Jul 11, 2011 - YMCA Champs Volunteers Needed
Parents ... As members of the SEOWV YMCA League, we are required to supply volunteers at the Championship meet this Saturday, 7/16 at Kenyon College. If you have a swimmer in this meet, please sign-...
Jul 7, 2011 - USA Regional Meet Information
The 2011 Ohio Long Course Regional Championship Meet will be held at Bowling Green State University this Friday - Sunday 7/8 - 7/10/2011. Sharks coaches for this meet will be Coach Cathy on Friday an...
Jul 7, 2011 - UPDATED 7/6/11: USA Senior Meet Information
Jul 6, 2011 - LCM Dry Land "Chat & Chew"
Coach Christy will be having a "Chat & Chew" for all of our LCM swimmers starting this Wednesday, 6/22 for the next 4 weeks (6/22, 6/29, 7/6, 7/13). She would like you to bring a brown bag lunch to mu...
Jul 6, 2011 - LCM practices at Heath
A reminder to all LCM swimmers that this week (week of 7/4) morning practices will begin at 10:15. This means be at the pool to have all set-up done so you can get in the water at 10:15. And pleas...
Jul 6, 2011 - Practice Adjustments pre-Bronze, Bronze and Silver SCM 7/7-7/8
Bronze SCM, Silver SCM and Pre-Bronze SCM will practice 8:00 to 9:30 AM this Thursday 7/7 and from 3:30 to 4:30 PM this Friday 7/8 due to coaching needs for the Senior and Regional meets being held th...
Jul 6, 2011 - LCM Platinum, Gold, Silver practice adjustments 7/5-7/8
Coach Teresa has made a few practice adjustments for this week (July 5 th - 8 th ) due to the USA Senior and Regional meets. ∑ All Am practices will be from 10:15am- 12 noon (this week and the...
Jul 5, 2011 - YMCA Champs t-shirt orders due TODAY July 5
Jul 5, 2011 - YMCA Champs - sign up today!
Swimmers, To be eligible to swim the SEOWV YMCA League Championship Meet at Kenyon College on July 16, you must have participated in two YMCA meets during the season. If you have met this requirement,...
Jul 1, 2011 - Mike Peppe Meet Information
For those attending the Mike Peppe meet at OSU this Saturday July 2, click here for the Psych sheet. Warm-ups Saturday morning are from 6:30-7:30am (be on the pool deck at 6:20am). The meet will be...
Jul 1, 2011 - July 1st practice change
To ALL SCM Swimmers (Bull Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, Tiger Sharks, Great White Sharks, pre-Bronze, Bronze and Silver) ... Your practice on Friday, July 1st will be moved from the evening to a morning ...
Jun 30, 2011 - No Evening Practices Thursday 6/30 due to Home Swim Meet
Sharks, there will be no evening practices this Thursday, 6/30 due to our last home swim meet of the season! Go Sharks!
Jun 27, 2011 - NEW LCM Records set at Creekside!
Several new Sharks LCM records were set at the Creekside and Senior Circuit Meets the weekend of June 17-19. Congratulations to Riley Bunstine, Madelyn Gundler, Philip Hall, Gabrielle Brust, Kelsey S...
Jun 27, 2011 - Final Home Meet of the Season
The final home meet of the summer season is Thursday, 6/30 with Cambridge and JBCY. The meet will be at 6pm at the indoor Evans Pool. The deadline to sign-up is TODAY so i f you will be swimmin...
Jun 27, 2011 - Two SHARKS swimming at Open Water Championships!
Special good luck to Philip Hall and Juli Pintz who will be competing this Weds June 29 th in the 2011 Ohio LSC Open Water Championships at East Fork Lake State Park. They will be competing alongside...
Jun 24, 2011 - UPDATED: Cambridge Classic Information
The Cambridge Classic Invitational psyche sheet is posted, click here . Information is being posted to their website at http://cambridgeswim.org Warm-ups for the morning session (10 & under s...
Jun 17, 2011 - Practice Adjustments due to Creekside Meet
Due to the Creekside Meet this Friday through Sunday (6/17-6/19), practices for some groups have been adjusted. If your group and/or practice is not listed below, then your practice times will follo...
Jun 17, 2011 - UPDATED : GCSTO Creekside Blues and Jazz Bash Meet Information
Jun 16, 2011 - Riley Bunstine sets new record at LCFY vs LYST meet
Congratulations to Riley Bunstine, for setting a new record for the Girls 8 & under 200 freestyle at the LCFY vs Lancaster meet last Thursday 6/9. Many Sharks set personal best times as well. For th...
Jun 16, 2011 - Practice Adjustments for Bronze and pre-Bronze
To make better use of pool and coaching time, the following practice schedule adjustments are effective immediately for Bronze and pre-Bronze groups: Bronze LCM dry land schedule: Monday: 5:45 to 6:15...
Jun 14, 2011 - Meet Information: 6/16 meet at Hilliard YMCA
Warm-ups: 5:30pm : swimmers, be on the pool deck ready to swim 15 minutes BEFORE the scheduled warm-up time! Meet Starts:6:00pm Coaches: Coach Susan and Coach Kenzie This meet is at the Hilliard/...
Jun 13, 2011 - Sharks set four new SCM records!
Short course meter records have been updated for the home meet on 6-11-11. Congratulations to record-breakers Bryson Hauenstein, Wyatt Wortkoetter and Sydney King! For the compete records, click he...
Jun 10, 2011 - IMPORTANT UPDATE! Overnight Accomodations for USA Regional Meet at BGSU
As of June 9, we have been able to secure a block of 10 queen double rooms at the Hampton Inn in BG. This is a nice hotel and a perfect location within a couple minutes of the pool. If you plan to a...
Jun 9, 2011 - UPDATED Meet Information: 6/9 meet at Lancaster YMCA
The Heat Sheet for this meet is on the website under Meets. Several events have been combined to avoid swimmers swimming alone, and to speed up the meet. In addition, the 200fly (#103&104), 200 bac...
Jun 8, 2011 - Records Fall!
The OSU Invitational this past weekend presented an opportunity for the Sharks to break records in both Yards and Long Course Meters, and the Sharks did not disappoint. The records have been updated...
Jun 8, 2011 - Meet Information: 6/11 HOME Meet
Warm-ups: LCFY and Zanesville 11:00-11:30am : LCFY swimmers, be on the pool deck ready to swim 15 minutes BEFORE the scheduled warm-up time! LTPY 11:30-12:00 noon Meet...
Jun 7, 2011 - Saturday 6/11 Home Meet with LTPY - sign up today!
Our first home meet of the season is this Saturday, 6/11 with LTPY. We hope to have as many of our swimmers as possible in attendance at this meet. The sign-up deadline is tomorrow 6/8, so if you pl...
Jun 6, 2011 - Sign-up Deadline is TODAY, Monday 6/6 for 6/9 meet at Lancaster
The sign-up deadline for this Thursday's (6/9/11) meet at the Lancaster YMCA is TODAY, Monday June 6. A reminder to all swimmers that you must participate in at least two YMCA meets this summer to be...
Jun 6, 2011 - Summer practice schedule begins TODAY, Monday 6/6/11
For today 6/6, all OSU meet swimmers may take the day off from practices. There will be no practices for all LCM groups today but practices for SCM groups will be on the summer schedule beginning t...
Jun 3, 2011 - OSU Invitational Meet Information
May 31, 2011 - No Dryland Practices this week ... 5/31-6/3
Swimmers, There will be no dry land training this week (5/31-6/3) to allow swimmers time to prepare for final exams and wrap-up school work. And remember, both swim practice and dry land practice time...
May 26, 2011 - Website update
Swim families - We have recently updated the look of our website. Please let us know your thoughts on the changes, and any comments or suggestions for improvement. Because this is a purchased softwa...
May 25, 2011 - Team Fitting with Kastaway Swimwear TONIGHT 5/25/11
A reminder that our team vendor, Kastaway Swimwear, will be in the pool lobby TONIGHT Wednesday, 5/25 from 6-8pm for a team fitting. Kastaway will have team suits, practice suits, goggles, sportswe...
May 25, 2011 - New Team Records!
Long Course Meter team records were falling at the Arctic Splash meet this past weekend. Congratulations to record-breakers Madelyn Gundler, Riley Bunstine, Caillie Barnett, Gabrielle Brust, Alex Fen...
May 24, 2011 - Mike Peppe-John Bruce Meet Sign-up deadline is TODAY 5/24
We have a great meet opportunity for the team! As many of you know, we had not planned to compete in the Mike Peppe Invitational this summer, opting instead to give our families the whole 4th of July ...
May 18, 2011 - GCSTO Creekside Blues and Jazz Bash sign-up deadline 5/19/11
May 18, 2011 - Arctic Splash Meet Information
May 18, 2011 - Summer practice schedule adjustments
To accomodate final group sizes, the summer practice schedule has been adjusted. For the first three weeks of practice, the changes impact only the Bull Sharks and Hammerhead Sharks. For the rest of...
May 17, 2011 - Summer Dry Land Training
Dry Land training is included in the summer practice schedules of all swimmers training long course in the following groups: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum. For information on this dry land training,...
May 17, 2011 - Memorial Day Holiday
There will be no swim or dry land practices on Monday, May 30th for the Memorial Day Holiday.
May 16, 2011 - IMX Challenge
IMX CHALLENGE www.usaswimming.org IMX is a motivational program that allows all USA registered swimmers across the nation to compare themselves to the thousands of other athletes in their age g...
May 15, 2011 - Summer Swim Team Fees are Due!
A reminder to those registered for Summer Swim Team that your payment of Team Fees is now due. There is also the option to pay one-half of your fee now and the remainder by June 1. Please take your ...
May 10, 2011 - Bull Sharks: Practice time change for TODAY, 5/10
Bull Sharks practice originally scheduled for Wednesday, 5/11 from 4-5:00pm has been moved to Tuesday, 5/10 from 4-5:00pm (Practice TODAY for all Bull Sharks!).
May 4, 2011 - Remember to Register for the Summer Competition Season today!
Registration for the Summer Competition Season is now open for current and new team members. Meet Schedule Practice Schedules Costs Summer season will begin 5/16/2011. The season will end with Y C...
May 4, 2011 - Congratulations to LCFY Parent Jeff Hall
Congratulations to LCFY Parent, and Shark Bytes Cafe Coordinator extraordinaire, Jeff Hall for his win today of the Republican nomination for Mayor of Newark. Jeff will be the Republican candidate ...
May 2, 2011 - Hotel Block Information for Arctic Splash
Hotel Block Information for the Arctic Splash Meet May 21-22 has been posted to the website. The deadline to reserve your room is 5/6/2011.
Apr 25, 2011 - IMPORTANT - Sign-ups for summer USA meets
To all swimmers planning to register for Summer Swim Team: Summer season is fast approaching, and information related to that season (meet schedule, practice schedule, fees and registration process) w...
Apr 22, 2011 - Practice adjustments for TODAY 4/21 and TOMORROW 4/22
Barker pool is still down today so we will be sharing the pool with lessons again. To make up some lost pool time and since the kids will be out of school on Friday, practices have been adjusted as fo...
Apr 20, 2011 - TONIGHT: Celebrate the Swimmers of the 2010-11 Sharks Season!
Reminder! Mark your calendars! WHEN : Wednesday, April 20th at 5:45pm WHAT : A party to celebrate all of our accomplishments throughout the season! WHO: All of the Shark's swimmers from the 2010-2...
Apr 20, 2011 - NO Swim practices Weds 4/20
There will be no swim practices on Wednesday, 4/20, to allow all swimmers and coaches from the 2010-11 season to attend the Team Recognition banquet. For banquet details, click here .
Apr 18, 2011 - Barker Pool closed today ... practices moved to Evans
The Barker Pool is closed today, Monday 4/18/11. Mega, Bull and Hammerhead practices for tonight will be as scheduled, but will be held in the EVANS pool.
Apr 11, 2011 - Spring Practice Schedule Adjustments
In order to accomodate the size of all groups, adjustments have been made to the Spring practice Schedule for the following groups: Mega, Bull, Hammerhead, Tiger. To view the revised schedule, click...
Apr 6, 2011 - Final practice days of the 2010-11 season, and start of Spring Conditioning
A reminder that the 2010-11 LCFY Sharks season officially ends with the final practices this Friday, 4/8. Congratulations to all our Sharks on a fantastic season, and we hope to see you at the banque...
Mar 28, 2011 - Practice information for remainder of season and Registration for Spring
All swimmers must take a mandatory minimum two-week break from swimming after their final meet of the season. This is in the best interests of the swimmers who have completed their competition season...
Mar 28, 2011 - Swim with the Olympians!
Swimmers, this is your opportunity to Swim with the Olympians! The Fitter and Faster Tour is coming back to Columbus for the second year and promises to be a very fun event. We are excited to announc...
Mar 28, 2011 - Practice Information for 3/28-4/8/2011
Practice Schedule for March 28- April 8 2011 Monday March 28 USA Sectional Swimmers begin two-week break No practice for Y Nat swimmer Returning Break swimmers (Y Regionals/Big Little/Y Champs/USA ...
Mar 23, 2011 - Good Luck to Sectional Swimmers
GOOD LUCK to Kevin Bell, Makenna Dunlap, Sydney King, Keely Lovern, and Alex Untied who will be competing this weekend at the USA Swimming 2011 Speedo Champions Series in Indianapolis March 24-27th, ...
Mar 21, 2011 - LCFY Shark swimmer Sydney King is Newark Advocate's Swimmer of the Year!
LCFY Sharks Swimmer Sydney King is the Newark Advocate's High School Female Swimmer of the Year ...click here to see the article . Congratulations Sydney!
Mar 21, 2011 - More Team Records fall at JO's and Zones!
Congratulations to Wyatt Wortkoetter for breaking the 13-14 boys SCY record for the 100 free at the USA JO meet in Bowling Green! He then broke his own record again at the Y Zones meet this past week...
Mar 18, 2011 - YMCA Zones Meet Information
Meet information for the Zones meet will be posted on the Great Lakes Zones website as it becomes available this week: Estimated timeline ... click here Psych sheet ... click here Letter from OSU ...
Mar 17, 2011 - Practice Information for 3/14-3/18/2011
Mar 17, 2011 - Registration for Spring Conditioning is now open for current team members
Registration for the upcoming Spring Conditioning Season is now open for current swim team members. Open registration for new members will begin on March 23rd. For complete information about the Spri...
Mar 14, 2011 - Lost and Found from the Big Little Invitational
Mar 11, 2011 - USA JO Meet Information
For detailed information on this weekend's JO meet (Parking, warm-up times, lane assignments, school excused absence form), click here . Psych Sheets: Click on the link above, and scroll to the bott...
Mar 11, 2011 - Practice Information for 3/7-3/12/11
Monday March 7- 12th Y Zone , USA Sectional, Y National Swimmers Monday March 7 th : Day off for all groups after a great Champs! Tuesday March 8 th : All Plat/Gold/Silver swimmers w...
Mar 8, 2011 - New Team Records!
The Sharks set 13 individual and 5 relay records this past weekend at the YMCA League Championships! Congratulations to record-breakers Gabrielle Brust, Reilly Zink, Madi Cartnal, Riley Bunstine, Bry...
Mar 4, 2011 - YMCA Champs Meet Information
Mar 3, 2011 - Barbara Kay Mini Meet Information
From the Host Team: Thank you for your upcoming participation in the 2011 Barbara Kay Mini-Champs. Attached you will find the Psych Sheet , Time Line and Lane Assignment for warm-ups . (LCFY Sha...
Mar 2, 2011 - REMINDER! Championship Season Pasta Dinner TONIGHT 3/2 at 5:30 pm
For Information on our annual Championship Season Pasta Dinner, click here . Swimmers, please sign-up to attend this event, just as you would a swim meet, so that we are prepared with enough food f...
Mar 1, 2011 - USA JO Swimmers - Deadline to pre-order the JO t-shirt is Weds 3/2 at 5pm!
Feb 28, 2011 - NEW Team Records
Congratulations to Sarah Gundler for setting three new LCFY Sharks records in 6 & under events at our meets this past weekend. Updated records are posted on the website.
Feb 27, 2011 - 2/28-3/7 Practice Schedule
Feb 24, 2011 - Practice for February24-26th
Feb 24, 2011 - Big Little Invitational Meet Information
A BIG thank you to all LCFY Sharks parents who signed-up to time at this meet. All slots are full! Please see Dennis Fenimore (AM Session) or Kelly Fenimore (PM Session) at the meet for your deck ...
Feb 24, 2011 - Y Regionals Meet Information
LCFY Sharks attending the Y Regionals meet on Saturday 2/26, your warm-up time is 1:00-1:30pm in Lanes 1-5. Swimmers, please be on deck and ready at least 10 minutes before this scheduled warm-up . ...
Feb 23, 2011 - Team Records
Short Course Yard Team Records have been updated from the swims at the USA Regional meet this past weekend. Congratulations to Riley Bunstine on her record-breaking 200 free swim for the 8 & under gi...
Feb 21, 2011 - YMCA Champs Volunteers Needed
The LCFY Sharks YMCA Champs job assignments for this year are: Awards Room, Timers and Officials. If you have swimmers attending this meet, we need your help to fulfill our responsibilities. Please...
Feb 21, 2011 - TWO TIMERS NEEDED for YMCA Regional Championships 2/26/2011!
We are required to provide officials and timers for this meet. If you are attending the meet, please sign-up for a job today!
Feb 21, 2011 - Parent Club Meeting Wednesday 2/23
Parent Club Meeting! The last meeting of the season is THIS WEDNESDAY (Feb 23) at 6pm. We will be discussing the final volunteering opportunities of the season as well as next years Parent Board. If y...
Feb 14, 2011 - USA Regionals Meet Information
Information regarding the USA Regional Swim Meet at Worthington 2/18-2/20/11 has been posted to the host team website : Psych Sheet Warm-up Lane Assignments and Times Meet Timeline Swimmers, please b...
Feb 10, 2011 - Meet Recaps
Check out the Meet Recaps on the Website!
Feb 10, 2011 - Team Records
Team Records for Short Course Yards have been updated after the meets of the past weekend. Congratulations to Sarah Martin for her record-breaking 50 fly swim! To see all team records, click here .
Feb 9, 2011 - Mega Sharks practice change for TODAY 2/9/2011
Mega Sharks, your coach is not feeling well today, and we need to combine your practice tonight, Wednesday 2/9 with the Bull Sharks. Your practice will be from 7:30-8:30pm.
Feb 7, 2011 - DEADLINE TODAY 2/9/2011: Big Little Invitational T-shirts
The Order form for Big Little Invitational T-shirts is posted below. Please note that we need to place our orders as a team rather than individuals, so all checks in payment of t-shirt orders need to...
Feb 7, 2011 - Dry Land Schedule for the Rest of the Season
Hi Guys, Here is what I have for the rest of the season. Note for the rest of our dry land we are just maintaining strength and not taxing our bodies. We are also focusing on stretching (aiding i...
Feb 7, 2011 - DEADLINE TODAY 2/7/2011: Order your LCFY Championship Season T-shirt Now!
To see the design and order from for this Season's Championship T-shirt ... click here . 2011 Championship T-Shirts The 2011 Championship T-Shirts are ready to be ordered and they are awesome (see f...
Feb 3, 2011 - NO Practices Saturday, 2/5
There will be no practice for any group on Saturday, 2/5 due to swim meets.
Feb 3, 2011 - SCM Records updated
Several new Sharks records were set at the home meet with LYST on 1/29/2011. The records are posted under "Meets&Events" and " Team Records ". Congratulations to Sarah Gundler, Madison Cartnal, Ga...
Feb 3, 2011 - Need help keeping your practice times straight?
With all the practice adjustments that occur due to High School meets, Sharks meets, and the taper season, it can be confusing keeping track of your daily practice schedule. While practice adjustment...
Feb 3, 2011 - TYR Meet Information
Information for the TYR Meet this weekend has been posted to the Host Team website . Meet Notes Meet Timeline Psych Sheet Warm-up Lane Assignments Pool Assignments
Feb 3, 2011 - JBCY Meet Information 2/5/11
The dual meet with JB Chambers YMCA will be held at the Linsly School in Wheeling, WV. The address is: 60 Knox Ln , Wheeling , WV . LCFY will warm-up at 12:30 and the meet will begin at 1:0...
Feb 2, 2011 - ALL PRACTICES FOR TONIGHT, WEDNESDAY 2/2 CANCELLED
Due to a broken compressor at the pool, there will be no practices tonight, Wednesday 2/2/2011. The pool should be back in use for practices on Thursday 2/3/2011.
Feb 1, 2011 - As of 6PM ALL Practices for tonight, 2/1 are CANCELLED
Due to icy road conditions, as of 6pm Tuesday 2/1, all practices for tonight are CANCELLED.
Jan 31, 2011 - USA Swimming Championship Season
For important information about the upcoming USA Championship season, and qualifying times for our swimmers, please see the website under "Championship Season" and "USA" .
Jan 31, 2011 - YMCA Championship Season
For important information about the upcoming YMCA Championship season, and qualifying times for our swimmers, please see the website under "Championship Season" and "YMCA" .
Jan 31, 2011 - Swim Practice Cancellations in Snow Emergencies
Due to weather forecasts this week, a quick reminder about the policy at the YMCA for Snow Emergencies: Level 1 Snow Emergency: All activities and practices as scheduled use your best judgement when...
Jan 31, 2011 - Hotel Block information for Champs
Updated Hotel block information for the YMCA Championship meet on March 5-6 has been posted to the website. Blocks are available at both the Hampton Inn and the Holiday Inn Express, and expire 2/14...
Jan 31, 2011 - Updates to Meet Calendar
The online Meet Calendar has been updated to reflect the following: The USA Regional meet dates have been changed to Saturday through Monday 2/19-2/21. The meet was previously scheduled for Friday th...
Jan 26, 2011 - SCY Records Fall at Kelly German
Congratulations to Madi Cartnal, Gabrielle Brust, Alex Fenimore and Sarah Martin for new LCFY Sharks records set this past weekend at the Kelly German Memorial Invitational. To see all Team Records.....
Jan 26, 2011 - Having a Little Fun at Kelly German!
KELLY GERMAN ROCKS! GETTING A LITTLE CRAZY!
Jan 25, 2011 - Parent Club Meeting Wednesday 1/26 at 6pm
A reminder to all there will be a Parent Club meeting Wednesday, 1/26 at 6pm.
Jan 25, 2011 - January Practice Adjustments
Jan 25, 2011 - 1/29 Home Meet Information
Parents, if your swimmers are participating in the 1/29 home meet this weekend, please check job sign-up to see if additional parent volunteer help is still needed. LCFY Sharks will warm-up 11:00-11...
Jan 21, 2011 - North Sprints meet information
From the Meet Hosts - We appreciate your team attending Sprints. I wanted to update on the schedule and other issues for the meet on Saturday. 1. Change in morning session ? In order to a...
Jan 21, 2011 - Kelly German Meet Information
Jan 21, 2011 - Platinum, Gold & Silver practice adjustments 1/17-2/12
Jan 19, 2011 - Bull and Hammerhead Friday practice time change
Effective immediately, and due to low attendance at these practices, Friday Bull Shark and Hammerhead practices will be a combined practice from 4:30-5:30 pm. This adjustment has been made to the ind...
Jan 19, 2011 - NEW: additional practice adjustment for January 28
Fri Jan 28 th : There has been a last minute HS meet added so practices will be as follows: Combo Bull/Hammer 4:30-5:30pm 3:45-5pm Silver, Bronze Age Group + Middle School Plat/Gold swimmers 5-6pm: G...
Jan 13, 2011 - New Team Records Posted
Short Course Yard records from the meets over the weekend of 1/8-1/9/11 have been posted. Congratulations to Sarah Martin for setting FOUR new 9-10 girl team records!
Jan 12, 2011 - Bowling Green 2011 Pictures
Jan 12, 2011 - Volunteers needed for 1/29 home meet with LYST
Parent volunteers are needed for the 1/29 home meet with Lancaster. Please sign-up for a job under Meets & Events.
Jan 11, 2011 - Big Little Invitational
The Meet Packet for the Big Little Invitational at Kenyon College has been posted. The registration deadline for this meet is 1/28/11, so that we can submit entries when they open on 2/1/11 and n...
Jan 11, 2011 - Practice Adjustments for TONIGHT and Snow Emergency Information
Platinum practice for TONIGHT , 1/11, has been changed: 3:45-5:15pm Bronze Age and Senior practice for TONIGHT , 1/11, has been changed: 5:15-6:30pm S hould there be a Snow Emergency in Licking ...
Jan 6, 2011 - Northwest Ohio Winter Invitational Meet Information
From the Meet Host: Warm-ups for the sessions are as follows ( We will be assigning lanes for warm-ups) : a. Saturday Morning ? 7:15 ? 8:00 AM b. Saturday Afternoon ? 12:00 ? 12:50 PM c. Sund...
Jan 6, 2011 - JB chambers Meet Information
JB Chambers Invitational Meet Information: 12 & Under - Saturday, January 8th Warm - ups: Girls - 10:00 am Boys - 10:30 am Meet Starts at 11:00 am 13 & Over - Sunday, January 9th Warm - ups: 11:00 am ...
Jan 5, 2011 - New Short Course Yard Team Records
Short Course Yard Records have been updated from the Penguin Plunge Invitational this past weekend. Congratulations to all our new record-holders Gabrielle Brust, Sarah Gundler and Bryson Hauenstein!...
Jan 4, 2011 - Meet Results for all LCFY Swimmers
If you would like to see meet results for all LCFY swimmers, they are being posted to the website about a week after the meet. To access these results, click on "Meets" and then choose the tab for "P...
Jan 4, 2011 - Practice Adjustments for Silver, Gold and Platinum
Please note the following practice adjustments for this week: Monday 1/3 practice for Silver and Platinum will start at 4:00pm rather than 3:45pm. Tuesday 1/4 practice for Platinum will be from 3:45-5...
Jan 3, 2011 - NO Dry Land Monday 1/3/11
There will be no Dry Land practices on Monday, 1/3/11 due to a scheduling conflict.
Dec 29, 2010 - Penguin Plunge Meet Information
Warm-up assignments and directions to the Liberty Township Powell YMCA are posted on the Host Team website: Morning Warm-Up Assignments (11&over swimmers): 7:20-7:45 am - LTPY, CHY 7:45-8:10 am - CN...
Dec 27, 2010 - Holiday Practice Schedule
Dec 20, 2010 - Additional Butterfly Stroke Clinic - open to Hammer, Tiger, GW and Bronze Age
Hammerhead, Tiger, Great White, and Bronze Age Group Swimmers?.. an additional Butterfly Stroke Clinic is being offered! Sign up for this Holiday Stroke clinic with Coach Teresa & Cynthia Where: Mee...
Dec 17, 2010 - Stroke Clinics offered for Tigers, Great Whites and Bronze Age Group!
Dec 16, 2010 - JB Chambers Senior Event Invitational
Swimmers competing in the JB Chambers Senior Event Invitational on 1/9/2010 will receive a meet t-shirt. If you are signed-up to attend this meet, please email Teresa your shirt size.
Dec 16, 2010 - Penguin Plunge t-shirts
Swimmers, if you are participating in the Penguin Plunge Invitational, and would like to purchase an Invitational t-shirt, they are available for $10. The design is posted on the LTPY website under t...
Dec 16, 2010 - Practice Adjustments 11/29-12/18/10
Due to practice attendance and the start of High School swimming (including Friday night meets at the YMCA), practice adjustments are necessary for our program. Below are the practice adjustments for...
Dec 15, 2010 - Parent Meeting TONIGHT 12/15/2010
Dec 13, 2010 - Hotel Block expiring soon
The Hotel block for the Northwest Ohio Winter Invitational at Bowling Green 1/7-1/9 will be expiring soon (12/17/2010). If you are signed-up to swim at this meet, reserve your room today.
Dec 13, 2010 - PRACTICES for Monday December 13
All practices for Monday, December 13, will happen as scheduled. Please use your best judgement based on the roads you travel to make it to practice on whether or not to attend. There were a couple ...
Dec 8, 2010 - MAKOS Meet Information from Coach Teresa
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Dec 6, 2010 - Good Luck LCFY Sharks representing area High Schools
The LCFY Shark coaches, swimmers and families would like to wish Good Luck to all of our LCFY Sharks high school swimmers this season. Our swimmers will be representing 11 area high schools for the 20...
Dec 1, 2010 - Poinsettia Pick-up
Poinsettia pick up is this Thursday 12/2 from 5:00-7:30pm and Friday 12/3 from 4:00-6:00pm in the upstairs conference room at the YMCA. if you can?t pick them up at either of those times, contact J...
Dec 1, 2010 - Katy Callard Meet Information
Warm-up times and lane assignments have been posted for the Katy Callard meet. LCFY swimmers are participating Sunday only in sessions 4 and 5. Session 4 is 11 & over swimmers. LCFY Sharks warm-up ...
Dec 1, 2010 - 12/4 Home Meet
Parents, if your swimmers are participating in the 12/4 home meet this weekend, we are still in need of some help with meet clean-up. Please sign-up for a job at this meet. LCFY Sharks will warm-up...
Nov 29, 2010 - TODAY IS AN IMPORTANT DATE!
A reminder to all that your Poinsettia orders (along with payment), and your swimathon fundraising donations must be turned in TODAY (11/29/10). Please turn in to April Hercenberg (Treasurer) or Jen ...
Nov 23, 2010 - Practice Adjustments 11/20-11/27
Saturday Nov 20 th : Away meet at Hilliard (Kalani, Susan , Emily) ∑ 8-9:30am Platinum, Gold, Silver ∑ 9:30-10:30am Bronze Senior, Great White, Tiger, Hammer Sunday Nov 21 st : swim-a-thon ∑ (All ...
Nov 23, 2010 - HAPPY BIRTHDAY COACH TERESA!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY COACH TERESA and COACH CHRISTY!
Nov 23, 2010 - Poinsettia Sale
POINSETTIA SALE We are happy to announce as part of our winter fundraiser an excellent and festive way to raise money for our team. During the month of November we will be selling poinsettia?s that w...
Nov 22, 2010 - Season of Giving Fundraiser and Service
Nov 20, 2010 - UPDATE: LCFY Sharks 2010 Swim-a-thon
Nov 20, 2010 - Swim-a-thon Participation Update!
The Sharks are coming through! So far, Sharks committed to swim the Swimathon are: C oaches: Six! Mega Sharks: Five! Bull Sharks: Eight! Hammerhead Sharks: Ten! Tiger Sharks: Ten! Great W...
Nov 20, 2010 - Hury meet heat sheet
If you would like your own copy of the heat sheet for the Hilliard meet , click here and print off copies to take to the meet. Please remember there still may be adjustments in relays if we have ...
Nov 19, 2010 - HURY Meet Information
The meet at HURY this Saturday 11/20, will begin at 2pm . LCFY Sharks will warm-up at 1:30 pm. Shark Swimmers please be on time and arrive to the meet by 1:15pm. GO FOR IT Sharks!!!
Nov 17, 2010 - No DryLand TODAY, Thursday 11/17
Hello swimmers, Today Christy is having you pick up some goal setting forms with specific information to fill out for her. Therefore after practice you will pick up the forms from Teresa and there wil...
Nov 12, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Mason Invitational Weekend 11/11-11/15
Thursday Nov 11 th : ∑ No dryland for any group ∑ No 5:45-7am swim practice (All are expected to be getting plenty of sleep to be ready for a very fast Mason Meet!!) ∑ 3:45-4:45pm (warm-up only for Pl...
Nov 12, 2010 - Mason Invitational Information
The Sharks have 61 swimmers traveling to Mason, Ohio this weekend for a three-day USA meet. This is a Timed Final meet, with all age groups swimming long events Friday night, 8 & under and 13 & ove...
Nov 11, 2010 - UPDATE: Kastaway Orders and swim caps
Update on Kastaway orders as of 11/11/2010: As of today, Kastaway tells us they have personally talked with all LCFY Sharks families with outstanding orders, and that those families know when and wher...
Nov 11, 2010 - A Note to Swimmers
Swimmers, please remember to leave your swim bags along the wall of the pool and not in the middle of the pool deck ... we need to leave a clear path for others to get through on the pool deck!!!
Nov 10, 2010 - New Short Course Yard Team Records
Short Course Yard Records have been updated from the Lancaster Invitational this past weekend. Congratulations to all our new record-holders Livia Barnett, Riley Bunstine, Sarah Martin and Kassandra ...
Nov 9, 2010 - COSA Katy Callard Meet Information
The Meet packet for the COSA Katy Callard Meet has been posted. We need to submit entries early to avoid getting closed out of this meet, so if you plan to swim, please sign-up now!
Nov 5, 2010 - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for one last football game TONIGHT!!
There is a play off game at White Field TONIGHT, 11/5/2010, and the Sharks have a chance to raise addiitonal funds for the team with our Football Parking Fundraiser. We need two families to volunteer...
Nov 4, 2010 - Practice Adjustments - Silver and Bronze Age Group
We need to make some adjustments to Silver and Bronze Age Group regular practice schedule to better utilize the pool. These changes will be effective beginning the week of 11/8/2010: On Wednesdays,...
Nov 4, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Sat, 11/6 due to LYST Invitational
Practice times for this Saturday 11/6 have been adjusted to accomodate swimmers and coaches attending the Lancaster Invitational: Platinum: 7:00-9:30 am (Normal Schedule) Gold/Silver: 7:00-9:15 am (...
Nov 4, 2010 - LYST Invitational Food Drive
The Lancaster YMCA, as part of their Invitational next weekend, is having a Food Drive Competition among the teams. Show your team pride, and help those in need by participating in this Competition f...
Nov 3, 2010 - Lancaster Invitational Information
For swimmers attending the Lancaster Invitational this weekend (11/6-11/7), warm-up times and lane assignments have been posted under "Meets" and "Lancaster Invitational" . For Saturday's informati...
Nov 3, 2010 - FUNDRAISER - Football Parking - THANK YOU!
A HUGE THANKS FROM THE PARENT CLUB TO THE FOLLOWING FAMILIES WHO WORKED THE FOOTBALL PARKING FUNDRAISER THIS SEASON: Bell, Brown, Bunstine, Fenimore, Fouts, Graham, Hercenberg, Hill, Knapp, Moore,...
Nov 1, 2010 - REMINDER: Practice Adjustment for November 1
schoolbook="" style= "font-size: 12pt;">Monday November 1 st : schoolbook="" style= "font-size: 12pt;">Silver/Gold/Platinum: 3:45-5:30pm (all swimmers who did not swim 2 days in the Invite). Swimmers...
Oct 29, 2010 - Invitational Volunteer Hours
"Rocktoberfest" is nearly upon us, and we are still in need of parents to fill open positions to ensure a "Rocking Rocktoberfest"! To all of you who have signed up to work ... A HUGE THANK YOU ......
Oct 29, 2010 - FOUND!
Girls Size 28 team suit (endurance blend), Black with the red and white piping found at the YMCA. If it is yours, you may claim it from Teresa's office! This is the team suit from last year.
Oct 29, 2010 - UPDATED: Invitational News
The Psych Sheet and Timelines for the meet are now posted under "Meets". Click on the Rocktoberfest Invitational and scroll to the bottom of the page under Forms/Documents. Psych sheet ... click her...
Oct 25, 2010 - LOST suit
If anyone has come across a Team Suit (the marble red an black girls suit from two years ago), girls size 24 at the YMCA...it belongs to Gabriella Brust. It was left at the Y after practice on Friday...
Oct 25, 2010 - A FUN FUNDraising idea...Parent Reps, let Anne Dunlap know your group's plan!
From Swim Parent Anne Dunlap ? a FUN FUNDraising idea! The LCFY Sharks are associated with the YMCA as a nonprofit organization. The goal is to maximize the opportunity for all children to develop i...
Oct 22, 2010 - LCFY Sharks "Rocktober" Invitational
Swim Families, The LCFY Sharks "Rocktober" Invitational is just around the corner on Halloween weekend! We will need ALL hands on deck volunteering this weekend to make the Invitational a success. T...
Oct 22, 2010 - Don't forget to order your "Rocktoberfest" Invitational T-shirt!
A final reminder to order your "Rocktoberfest" Invitational T-shirt TODAY 10/22/2010 . It is a great design by team-member Kassandra Mestemaker, and a small fundraiser for the team. It would be...
Oct 20, 2010 - NOTE to Swimmers
Just a few updates for this Thursday's morning practice. First, the Y Cafe will not be open--please make other breakfast arrangements. Second, we have had complaints from members about our swimmers us...
Oct 20, 2010 - Hotel Blocks for Away Meets -- Block for Mason Meet extended until 10/22 at 5pm!
Hotel Block information for out of town AWAY meets has been posted to the website. The Block for the Mason Invitational expires on 10/22 at 5pm, so make your reservations today! Note that the we...
Oct 20, 2010 - NO Dry Land on Wednesday 10/20
There will be no Dry Land Training on Wednesday, 10/20.
Oct 20, 2010 - "Rocktoberfest" T-shirts now available-Orders due by Friday 10/22
Thanks to Sharks Swimmer Kassandra Mestemaker, we have a fabulous t-shirt design for our LCFY Sharks "Rocktoberfest" Invitational. Orders are due THIS FRIDAY 10/22/10, and this will be the ONLY oppor...
Oct 20, 2010 - Parent Meeting Wednesday 10/20 7pm in Pool Lobby
There will be an LCFY Sharks Parent Club meeting (for ALL swim parents) this Wednesday, 10/20 at 7pm in the pool lobby. Topics for discussion are: Volunteer hours Invitational Fundrais...
Oct 15, 2010 - LOCATION CHANGE - meet with MYST 10/16 will be HOME
Due to pool problems at the Mt. Vernon YMCA, our dual meet scheduled for this Saturday, 10/16 will be a HOME meet. This means we will need parent volunteers to run the meet. Please sign-up for a ...
Oct 14, 2010 - Last day to order LCFY Sharks Sportswear is Friday 10/15!
GET YOUR LCFY SHARKS SPORTSWEAR Our swim team will be holding it's annual LCFY Sharks logo-ed Sportswear Sale next week (October 11-15) . Order forms and pictures of the items are available on our...
Oct 12, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for October
Here are some practice adjustments for the month of Rocktober: Saturday Rocktober 2nd: No practice for any groups due to 1st swim meet (GO SHARKS!!) Friday Rocktober 8th: Regular Silver practice...
Oct 12, 2010 - Mason Invitational Sign-up deadline is tomorrow 10/13!
The deadline to sign-up for the Mason Invitational (11/12-11/14) is tomorrow, 10/13. You must be a USA registered swimmer to attend this meet. If you plan to swim, please sign-up to attend by the ...
Oct 8, 2010 - Practice Saturday, 10/9
Bronze High School, Silver, Gold and Platinum swimmers ... remember your practice this Saturday 10/9 is a combined practice for all groups from 8-10am.
Oct 6, 2010 - WTRC Meet Information
Psych sheets, timelines and warm-up info have been posted on the Meet website . LCFY Warm-ups (Swimmers be on deck and ready 10 minutes BEFORE your scheduled warm-up time: Friday pm 5-5:30 Lane 7 ...
Oct 1, 2010 - Sharks hit the water this SATURDAY, 10/2 for the first meet of the Season!
The LCFY Sharks are busy preparing to "hit the water" for the first meet of the season at home vs Liberty Powell this Saturday 10/2. If this is your first ever swim meet, prepare for an exciting after...
Sep 30, 2010 - Team Suit Orders
If you have not yet picked up your team suit/equipment order, they will be available for pick-up during team pictures tonight. We did have some team suits which were not delivered with the first ship...
Sep 30, 2010 - Team Picture Day and Pasta Dinner TONIGHT 9/30
TONIGHT, 9/30/2010 is our team picture day and a pasta party! We hope all team members can be there for the team picture at 6pm, and to load up on carbs for that first meet on Saturday! Click he...
Sep 29, 2010 - CONGRATULATIONS to Sydney King
Sydney King qualifies to train at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado! A big Congratulations to Sydney King who was selected to train at an Ohio Swimming Elite hi-altitude trai...
Sep 25, 2010 - Team Suits and Equipment are in!
Team suit and equipment orders have been filled. We will be distributing them in the pool lobby TODAY Monday 9/27 from 4-7pm. Sportswear orders (t-shirts, towels, warm-ups, etc) will be available ...
Sep 23, 2010 - First Meet of the Season - Parent volunteer help needed!
The first home meet of the season is just around the corner. Parents, we are still in need of several volunteers to help with this meet. Please sign-up on the Meets & Events page of the website. A...
Sep 23, 2010 - TEAM PICTURE DAY and PASTA DINNER 9/30/2010
Hold the date: 9/30/2010 for team pictures and a pasta party! Click here for details! Parents, please sign-up to bring a dish to share.
Sep 23, 2010 - USA Membership
In addition to the YMCA SEOWV Swim League, the LCFY Sharks are a USA team participating in USA swim meets. Swimmers must have an individual USA membership to compete in USA meets. USA Membership was ...
Sep 23, 2010 - Dry Land training cancelled for Thursday 9/23
There will be no Dry Land training for any practice group on Thursday 9/23
Sep 21, 2010 - Important Upcoming Dates
Thursday 9/23: First day of MORNING Swim Practice for Gold and Platinum Groups Thursday 9/23: No Dry Land Training for All practice groups Thursday 9/30: Team Picture Day and Pasta Party!
Sep 21, 2010 - Football Parking Fundraiser-VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
a HUGE thank you to all the Sharks Families who have volunteered to help out with this fundraiser. Only One game remains to be filled ..October 30. It is time to sign-up to help with our first fundr...
Sep 15, 2010 - Coach Keith is a new daddy!
Congratulations to Coach Keith and Christie on their new baby girl born Monday Sept 13 th . Courtney Anne weighed in at 7 lbs 2 ounces!! We wish you all the happiness in the WORLD!
Sep 14, 2010 - Swim Team WAIT LIST
Please note that the Mega Sharks, Bull Sharks and Hammerhead Sharks practice groups are currently full. If you have a swimmer in one of these groups who has not yet registered, but would like to b...
Sep 14, 2010 - IMPORTANT UPDATE ON TEAM SUITS AND CAPS
If you missed the Team fitting for swim suits and caps last Thursday, there is still an opportunity to place your order. In addition to these items, you can also order the team warm-up, parka, sports...
Sep 9, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for THIS Saturday 9/11
The YMCA SEOWV League meeting is Saturday, 9/11. Coach Teresa and Coach Cathy will need to attend this meeting, so practice times for Bronze Age Group, Silver, Gold and Platinum have been adjusted fo...
Sep 9, 2010 - Team Fitting Day for Team suits and equipment - TONIGHT
Our team vendor, Kastaway Swimwear, will be here on Thursday Sept 9th from 4-8pm for a team fitting for team swimsuits and other equipment. The location is the Upstairs meeting room (formerly the ...
Sep 7, 2010 - Practice Schedule Changes
Practice schedules for the 2010-11 season have been revised to accomodate additional swimmers and the group sizes as we wind down registration for the season. The team currently has 138 swimmers and ...
Sep 7, 2010 - Swim Team Meet and Greet - 9/7/2010
Tuesday Sept 7 th , 2010 Swim Team Meet and Greet 5-6pm in the English gym. This is an important TEAM MEETING that all swimmers and families should be attending. We will be going over important in...
Sep 1, 2010 - IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT REGISTRATION
For all new and returning families, you must complete the online registration process for the 2010-2011 season at www.lcfysharks.org BEFORE going to the YMCA to pay your team fees. After you have s...
Aug 31, 2010 - Swim Team Registration going on now!
Registration for the 2010-2011 Swim Season for is OPEN! Please see " More Information " along the left of the website for complete details of the upcoming season and the Registration Process. There...
Aug 28, 2010 - 2010-11 SWIM TEAM REGISTRATION FOR RETURNING MEMBERS GOING ON NOW!!!
Information on the 2010-2011 season and registration process is now posted to the website. Please see " More Information " along the left of the website for complete details of the upcoming season. ...
Aug 13, 2010 - Last Day of Summer Season!!
Today is the final day of practice for the Summer Season! Swimmers, enjoy your three week break from swimming, and remember to register for the 2010-2011 season beginning August 23rd.
Aug 9, 2010 - Final Dry Land for Gold and Silver swimmers TONIGHT 8/9
Gold and Silver Swimmers, Tonight will be your last dryland for the season. Enjoy...work hard...
Aug 7, 2010 - Kastaway News - New store Opening
Here's the good news I've been waiting to share: We will open the store at our new location on Monday August 9th. Location : 5322 N. Hamilton Rd. Columbus, Oh 43230 We are in the Preserve Plaza nea...
Aug 6, 2010 - Summer Season-End Banquet
Plans are underway for the end of season banquet. Details are under Meets & Events . RSVP's and sign-ups needed by NOON TODAY!!!! Swimmers, we need your RSVP's now in order to plan appropriately!...
Aug 4, 2010 - Congratulations Y Nationals Swimmers!
Congratulations are in order for our 6 LCFY Swimmers who competed in the 2010 YMCA Long Course Championships in College Park, MD last week! (Sydney King, Kayte Postle, Alex Untied, Keely Lovern, All...
Aug 3, 2010 - Barker Pool Closed 8/9-8/13/10
The Barker Pool is closed next week, 8/9-8/13. All practices scheduled for the Barker Pool will be held at the same time in the Evans Pool.
Aug 2, 2010 - NEW Team Records!
Long Course Meter Records have been updated from the 7/26-30 YMCA Long-course National Swim meet. See the Website under "Meets & Events" and "Team Records" .
Jul 26, 2010 - LCFY Swimmers at Tri-County Championships
The Tri-County Aquatic League Championship was held at Canal Winchester pool on Thursday, July 22, 2010. 13 teams from around the area competed with several LCFY swimmers in attendance. It was a h...
Jul 21, 2010 - Good Luck LCFY Sharks National Swimmers!!
Good luck to Kayte Postle, Allison Schroeder,Sydney King, Keely Lovern, Alex Untied, and Paige Griesse who will be competing at The 2010 National YMCA Long Course Swimming Championships July 26 - 30, ...
Jul 21, 2010 - Sharks in the NEWS!
Read about the LCFY Sharks at the Mike Peppe Invitational in the Newark Advocate !
Jul 20, 2010 - Silver and Gold Practice Schedule 8/2-8/13
Practice adjustments for the Silver and Gold groups for August 2 through August 13 have been posted to the website Calendars page.
Jul 20, 2010 - Meet Recaps
Check out this season's Meet Recaps under the Meets & Events section of the website.
Jul 20, 2010 - Practice Change for Hammerhead and Tiger Sharks Thursday, 7/22
Hammerhead and Tiger Sharks ... your Thursday 7/22 practice has been cancelled. You will practice Friday 7/23 from 5:30-6:30 in place of the cancelled Thursday practice.
Jul 15, 2010 - JO Meet Information
Jul 14, 2010 - Sharks to compete at Junior Olympic meet this week!
Good luck to Sydney King, Keely Lovern, Paige Griesse, Alex Untied, and Makenna Dunlap who will be competing at the 2010 Ohio Long Course Junior Olympics July 15-18 at Miami University.
Jul 12, 2010 - Sharks win High Points at the Cambridge Classic Invitational
Congratulations to our LCFY Shark high-point winners at the Cambridge Classic Invitational on 6-26-2010!! Alex Fenimore: 3rd place 7-8 boys Jack McGonagle: 2nd place 9-10 boys Kayla Fenimore: 1st p...
Jul 12, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for 7/12-7/16
Due to the YMCA Championship meet on Saturday, 7/10, practices for Monday 7/12 have been cancelled for all swimmers EXCEPT those training for the JO or Y Nationals Meets. ∑ If Y Champs is you...
Jul 12, 2010 - Silver and Gold LCM Practice Adjustments 7/12-7/30
Practice adjustments for the Silver and Gold LCM groups for July 12 through July 30 have been posted to the website Calendars page.
Jul 9, 2010 - UPDATE: Summer Champs Information
Jul 6, 2010 - Silver and Gold LCM Practice Adjustments 6/28-7/9
Practice adjustments for the Silver and Gold LCM groups for June 28 through July 9 have been posted to the website Calendars page.
Jul 6, 2010 - Parents, we still need Champs Volunteers!
THANKS to all those who have signed-up to work at the Champs meet this weekend. If you have a swimmer attending but have not yet signed-up, we are still in need of one person to work the Awards Ro...
Jul 1, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Thursday 7/1
Due to the Swim Meet at Lancaster TONIGHT 7/1, all swim and dry land practices (EXCEPT morning practices at the Heath Pool) are cancelled. *** Note that Mega, Bull, Hammerhead and Tiger cancelled T...
Jun 30, 2010 - ALL practices CANCELLED Monday 7/5
ALL Shark swimmers enjoy a day off from swimming and dry land on Monday July 5th. (enjoy a day with your family and rest!!)..let?s get ready to ROCK THE HOUSE AT CHAMPS!
Jun 30, 2010 - UPDATE: Mike Peppe Meet Information
Jun 30, 2010 - Lancaster Meet Information 7/1/2010
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Jun 30, 2010 - Two LCFY Sharks to compete in Open Water Championships Today!
Good luck to Juli Pintz and Philip Hall who will be competing in the 2010 Ohio LSC Open Water Championships this coming Wednesday, June 30. This event will be held at the East Fork Lake in ...
Jun 29, 2010 - To those attending the Mike Peppe Meet
From the Meet Hosts .... COSA Clubs (the LCFY Sharks are a COSA club) , The COSA board has decided to spice up the Peppe this year. We want to have a flash mob at the end of warm-ups on Friday in t...
Jun 28, 2010 - ORDERS DUE TODAY 6/28 5PM: LCFY Sharks Fun Summer T-shirt!!!
Need a change from the Traditional LCFY Sharks Red and Black Sportswear? ..... then place your order now for the LCFY Sharks Summer Team T-shirt, and wear it with pride! Orders, with payment to LCFY...
Jun 25, 2010 - Cambridge Invitational 6/26
Please Note: We are required to provide TWO timers for the duration of this meet ... both sessions. Please sign-up to time on the Meets & Events page of the website. Morning Session - 10 & Un...
Jun 24, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Thursday 6/24
Due to the Home Meet on Thursday evening, 6/24, all swim and dry land practices (EXCEPT morning practices at the Heath Pool) are cancelled. *** Note that Mega, Bull, Hammerhead and Tiger cancelled ...
Jun 24, 2010 - Hotel Block for JO meet expires TODAY
The Hotel Block for the JO Meet at Miami University expires TODAY 6/24. Reserve your room today!
Jun 24, 2010 - UPDATE: YMCA Champs Eligibility
PLEASE NOTE: All swimmers are encouraged to compete at the SEOWV YMCA League Summer Championship meet on 7/10/10 at The Ohio State University. Please note the following rules for qualifying to s...
Jun 24, 2010 - Home Meet Thursday 6/24
Warm-up times: 4:30-4:50pm ( Great White 1 & 2, Tiger, Hammerhead, Bull) 4:50-5:20pm Gold & Silver 5:20-5:40pm Mt Vernon & Bronze 5:40-6pm Buckeye and Marrietta Swimmers, be on deck 10 minute...
Jun 24, 2010 - 6/24 Home Meet HELP needed
Parents, if your swimmer is signed-up for the 6/24 home meet, we need your help. Please sign-up for a job on the Meets & Events page of the website. Below is the status of sign-ups as of 6-23-20...
Jun 21, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Monday 6/21
All swimmers attending the David Webb Invitational 6/18-6/20 should take the day off swim practice on Monday 6/21. You are, however, encouraged to go to your dry land practice.
Jun 17, 2010 - David Webb Invitational Meet Information
For the psych sheet ... click here We have been assigned timing responsibilities; to sign-up, click here For the Meet website, click here . Please read the below information from the Meet Hosts for...
Jun 11, 2010 - June 12 Home Meet HELP still needed
Our second home swim meet is this Saturday, 6/12, and much help is needed the day of the meet. We are in need of the following: Officials (Must be certified) 1 Head Timer Several to help with meet te...
Jun 11, 2010 - This Week's Meets
Jun 7, 2010 - Meet Sign-up Deadlines
The Deadline to sign-up for the 6/10 meet at HURY is today ... if you plan to swim, please sign-up today! The Deadline to sign-up for the 6/12 home meet with LTPY is Wednesday 6/9. Parents, if your s...
Jun 7, 2010 - New Practice Schedule Starts TODAY
A reminder to all swimmers that the summer practice schedule for all groups changes today. Bronze, Silver and Gold swimmers, remember the practice schedules are different for those training long-cour...
Jun 7, 2010 - Practice Schedule Updates
An updated practice schedule , which now includes all Dry Land training times, has been posted to the website. All Bronze swimmers, and SCM Silver and Gold Swimmers, meet in the Hallway by Rainbowlan...
Jun 6, 2010 - YMCA Zone and USA JO Swim Caps Available
To all swimmers who qualified for and participated in the YMCA Zone and/or USA JO swim meets this past season, we now have swim caps for these teams available for purchase. The cap includes our team ...
Jun 3, 2010 - Mike Peppe Meet Information
Subject: Peppe Bruce Meet Update - PLEASE READ IN FULL Importance: High Dear Coaches and Team Entry Chair/Contacts, Thank you for entering your team in the Thirty-Third Annual Mike Peppe ? John ...
Jun 3, 2010 - First Home Meet TONIGHt 6/3!
This Weeks Meet.......... Home vs. CHY, Thursday June 3rd Warm up times: 4:15-4:45 Gold and Silver 4:45-5:10 Bronze, GW1 and GW2 5:10-5:30 Tiger, Hammer & Bull 5:30-6:00 CHY Please have your swimm...
Jun 2, 2010 - UPDATE: Concessions Donations Needed
UPDATE: A Big thank you to all those who have signed up to donate drinks and/or have made cash donations to our Shark Bites Cafe. The funds we raise greatly benefit our swimmers, and the more tha...
Jun 2, 2010 - Bowling Green Invitational Meet Information
Psych Sheets and warm-up times for the Bowling Green Invitational June 5-6 have been posted to the meet website .
Jun 2, 2010 - NO Practices Thursday, 6/3/2010
All practices for Thursday, 6/3/2010 are cancelled due to the home swim meet.
May 28, 2010 - June 3 Home Meet HELP still needed
Our first home swim meet is less than two weeks away, and much help is needed the day of the meet. If your swimmer is attending this meet, please sign-up for a job on the meets & events page of the...
May 28, 2010 - Memorial Day - No Practices
A reminder to all that there will be no swim practice or dry land practice on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31. ENJOY THE LONG HOLIDAY WEEKEND!
May 27, 2010 - David Webb Invitational Hotel Block EXPIRES TODAY!
The hotel block for the David Webb Invitational 6/18-6/20 expires TODAY 5/27/2010 . If you are attending this meet and have not yet booked a room, please see the website for information on the Ho...
May 27, 2010 - Shark Bytes Newsletter for 5/26/2010
The Shark Bytes Newsletter for 5/26/2010 has been posted to the website . With the start of the season, there is much information to share for both new and returning swimmers, so please take the ti...
May 26, 2010 - Practice Schedule Change for Bronze LCM swimmers
Bronze LCM swimmers, please note there has been a change to the time and place for the Wednesday evening practice time for this group beginning the week of June 7, 2010. Please see the Calendars pa...
May 24, 2010 - Did you miss the Team Fitting?
If you missed the team fitting last Friday, you can place your order for team suits online with Kastaway. Simply click on "Team Apparel" and "Kastaway Swimwear" for instructions. Team caps are av...
May 24, 2010 - BG Invitational Hotel Blocks
We have two hotel blocks for the BG Invitational with reservation deadlines expiring soon (one of them expires today 5/24/2010) . If you are attending this meet and have not yet booked a room, pleas...
May 21, 2010 - Team Fitting TODAY Friday May 21
Our team vendor is Kast-a-way Swimwear. Kast-a-way will be at our facility on Friday May 21 from 4-6pm in the Evans Pool Lobby for a team fitting. This is a time to try on the team suit to determin...
May 17, 2010 - IMPORTANT: LCFY Sharks will NOT be attending the CAC meet at Miami University
Unfortunately, we received word late last night that we did not make it into the CAC Invitational at Miami University the weekend of 6/4-6/6. If you were signed up for that meet, please remember to c...
May 17, 2010 - Summer Swim Season starts today!
A reminder that Summer Swim Season starts today. If you have not registered for Summer Team or paid your Team Fees, that must be done before you begin attending practices. The summer season marks th...
May 17, 2010 - Practice Schedule Adjustments
ALL GOLD SWIMMERS: The Wednesday evening practice time for GOLD swimmers beginning Wednesday May 19 through Wednesday June 2 has been changed. The new practice time will be 5:45-7:45pm. This change ...
May 17, 2010 - Summer Swim Team Fees are due!
Swimmers and Parents ... A reminder that payment for summer swim team was due Monday, May 10. Please make your payment at the YMCA front desk promptly. If you have not yet registered, please registe...
May 12, 2010 - MEET ENTRY DEADLINE - David Webb Invitational
USA Swimmers, the deadline to sign-up for the David Webb Invitational in Erlanger, KY is Friday, 5/14. Please sign up today if you intend to swim at this meet. The entry deadline is critical if yo...
May 11, 2010 - Dry Land Note to Great White Swimmers
To All Great White Swimmers (1 & 2): Your Dry land times for the summer season have been posted to the Calendar pages of the website. The Coaches ask that you PLEASE always bring tennis shoes wit...
May 7, 2010 - Ohio Zone Team Information - USA Swimming
Information about USA Swimming's Ohio Zone Team and Ohio Zone Team Meets has been posted to the website. For details ... click here .
May 5, 2010 - Parent Club Volunteers STILL Needed
We are in need of parent volunteers to serve as an Officer or other Volunteer for the Parent Club effective with the Summer and/or Fall Seasons. Currently, we are in need of a President...often par...
May 4, 2010 - Hotel Block Information
Hotel Block information for out of town summer meets has been posted to the website ... click here .
Apr 19, 2010 - Y Nationals Recap
Congrats to Kayte Postle, Sydney King, Abby Brown, Alex Untied, Keely Lovern, and Paige Griesse for a great job representing the LCFY Sharks at YMCA Spring Nationals!! We officially ended our 2009...
Apr 8, 2010 - Spring Practice Changes
Spring practice will begin on Monday, April 12, 2010. There have been some practice changes and they are as follows: Mega Sharks, Bull Sharks and Hammerhead Sharks will remain the same as previousl...
Apr 5, 2010 - Swim Champions Fitter and Faster Tour coming to Columbus April 10
The Fitter & Faster Tour? is a series of exciting events featuring many of the world?s greatest swimmers. Participants swim with the Olympians, have their photos taken with them, participate in inter...
Apr 5, 2010 - Practice Updates
The practice schedule for 3/22-4/8 has been posted to the website under "Calendars".
Apr 5, 2010 - Good Luck to our YMCA Nationals Team
Good luck to our six swimmers who will be representing the LCFY Sharks April 7 through April 10, 2010 at The 2010 National YMCA Short Course Swimming Championship! Kayte Postle, Abby Brown, Sydney Kin...
Apr 5, 2010 - Spring Conditioning Begins 4/12/10 - Register Now and Remember to pay by 4/9/10
Swimmers, if you intend to participate in this conditioning program, please register now, even though the payment due date is not until 4/9. This will enable the coaches to better plan the practice t...
Mar 31, 2010 - LOST and (hopefully) FOUND
A youth female size 28 team suit was left in the locker room the evening of the Pasta Dinner, Thursday, 3/4. Swimmers, please check your swim bags to make sure you didn't accidentally pick up this s...
Mar 24, 2010 - Swimmer Recognition Banquet tonight, Wednesday 3/24
A reminder to all that the season-end banquet is TONIGHT, Wednesday, 3/24. The coaches will be recognizing ALL our Sharks, and we hope you can attend. Please RSVP online using the Meet/Event sig...
Mar 22, 2010 - Did you loan a Cooler to the Team?
If you loaned a cooler to the team for Y Champs ... THANK YOU. Jeff and Helen Hall will have all coolers available for pick-up at the banquet on Wednesday. If you will not be able to attend the banq...
Mar 22, 2010 - Banquet RSVP's and food donations needed
A reminder to all that the season-end banquet is this Wednesday, 3/24. Please RSVP online using the Meet/Event sign-up area of the website. We would appreciate an RSVP of yes or no. Please indicate...
Mar 19, 2010 - GOOD LUCK Y Zones Swimmers!
The following swimmers will be representing the LCFY Sharks at the Y Zones meet at Bowling Green this weekend: Jack Barrett Tom Barrett Kevin Bell Abby Brown Cody Byrd Meredith Clark Makenna Dunlap Ka...
Mar 19, 2010 - Y Zones Information
Mar 19, 2010 - Shark Bytes for 3/17/2010
The March 17 edition of the Shark Bytes Newsletter has been posted to the website.
Mar 17, 2010 - Season-End Banquet
Grab your cameras and come celebrate at the end of the season Sharks Banquet (Every swimmer will be recognized) Wednesday, March 24th 6-8:00 pm Granville High School Commons FOOD & DRINKS: Each...
Mar 17, 2010 - Required Break - End of Competition Season
A REMINDER TO SWIMMERS WHO FINISHED COMPETING 2/28 THAT YOU SHOULD RETURN TO PRACTICES THIS WEEK (3/15)! THOSE WHO WERE FINISHED COMPETING AFTER CHAMPS ON 3/6-3/7 ARE STILL ON BREAK! THESE SWIMMERS S...
Mar 15, 2010 - Team Records
Updated LCFY Sharks Short Course Yard Records as of 3/14/10 are posted on the website under "Meets & Events" and " Team Records ".
Mar 11, 2010 - CONGRATULATIONS LCFY Shark Jamie Datz - Advocate's 2010 Male Swimmer of the Year
LCFY Shark swimmer Jamie Datz has been named The Advocate's 2010 Male Swimmer of the Year ! Congratulations Jamie!!
Mar 11, 2010 - JO Information
JO swimmers, the host team is beginning to get information for the meet this coming weekend, 3/12-3/14 posted to the meet website . The approved school absence form is available, as well at the prel...
Mar 10, 2010 - Practice Schedule 3/8-3/20/2010
ONLY SWIMMERS ATTENDING JO, Y ZONES, AND/OR Y NATIONALS SHOULD BE PRACTICING THE WEEK OF 3/8-3/12 ... ALL OTHERS ARE ON A MANDATORY BREAK! Mon March 8th: JO Swimmers: 4:30-6:00pm All others: NO PR...
Mar 10, 2010 - Team Records
Updated LCFY Sharks Short Course Yard Records as of 3/7/10 are posted on the website under "Meets & Events" and " Team Records ". Particularly exciting is three record-breaks that were 25-year old ...
Mar 9, 2010 - USA JO Meet T-shirt Orders due by MIDNIGHT, Tues 3/9/2010
If you are attending the USA Junior Olympic meet at Bowling Green in March, you may pre-order the official t-shirt of the 2010 Ohio LSC Junior Olympics. The short sleeve shirt is 100% cotton and has...
Mar 5, 2010 - UPDATED CHAMPS Information
DIRECTIONS TO THE OHIO UNIVERSITY NATATORIUM: For directions to the Ohio University Pool ... click here . Please note that when traveling US-33 E, after Nelsonville, as you approach Athens, pass the...
Mar 5, 2010 - Practice Adjustments 3/1 - 3/5/2010
Mar 5, 2010 - IMPORTANT !!! Shark Bites Cafe and CHAMPS
Each year, all teams in the SEOWV League are required to fill a job at YMCA Champs. Because it is a fundraising opportunity, we elected for the LCFY Sharks to run the Concession Stand (Shark Bites Ca...
Mar 4, 2010 - PASTA DINNER TONIGHT!!!!
Mar 4, 2010 - REMINDER - Shark Bites Cafe Donations needed TONIGHT!
We are in need of the following items for the Shark Bites Cafe (If you are able to donate any of these items, please have them at the pool by THIS THURSDAY 3/4/2010) : Gatorade and G2 (especially blu...
Feb 26, 2010 - UPDATE: Big Little Information
THANKS TO THOSE WHO HAVE ALREADY SIGNED-UP TO TIME. WE DO STILL NEED FIVE TIMERS FOR THIS MEET! PLEASE FILL ONE OF THESE TIMER SLOTS IF YOU ARE ABLE! All teams are asked to provide timers, and the LC...
Feb 25, 2010 - UPDATED Barbara Kay Mini Meet - MEET INFORMATION
The Psych Sheet , Warm-up Lane assignments and Meet Timeline for this meet have been posted to the Host Team Website . Swimmers, please be on the pool deck and ready to swim 15 minutes BEFORE ...
Feb 24, 2010 - Practice adjustments for Saturday, 2/27
Mega Sharks will practice at their regular time this Saturday 2/27. There will be NO practices for all other groups.
Feb 23, 2010 - LCFY Championship t-shirts - NEW ORDER DEADLINE!
If you have not picked up your Championship T-shirt order, you may pick it up in the pool lobby during practices this week. We will be placing a second order for t-shirts at the END OF THIS WEEK, if ...
Feb 23, 2010 - CONGRATULATIONS to our LCFY Sharks High School swimmers headed to STATES!
Several LCFY Shark swimmers will represent their High Schools (and the LCFY Sharks!) at the High School State Meet in Canton this coming weekend (February 26-27th) : Girls Kelsey Haller (SO) - 200...
Feb 22, 2010 - USA Swimming Membership Numbers
USA Swimmers, if you need to know your USA Membership id number, you can find it on your "MY ACCOUNT" page on our website. You will need to be logged in to view this information. A list of all curr...
Feb 22, 2010 - REVISED 2-22-2010: Practice Schedule for Gold and Silver 2/22-2/27
PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE TO MONDAY 2/22 AGE GROUP, and the cancellation of all Dry Land practices Monday, 2/22 Gold/Silver Age Group: 6:45-8:15pm Gold/Silver High School : 5:15-6:45pm ... HS State ...
Feb 22, 2010 - CONGRATULATIONS to our swimmers at the 2/20 Home Meet
CONGRATULATIONS to our YMCA swimmers for a fantastic home meet on Saturday, 2/20. And THANK YOU parents for all the work to make this meet a success. Personal Best Times were swum by Caleb Arg...
Feb 21, 2010 - JB Chambers Senior Invitational Participants:
If you swam in the JB Chambers Senior Invitational in January, you are to receive a Meet t-shirt. Those shirts were not available at the meet, and we are told they will be ready by the Champs Meet in...
Feb 19, 2010 - Hampton Inn Hotel Block for YMCA Champs - Expires 5PM TODAY!
We have just become aware of a block of Hotel rooms available to our team for the Champs Meet in Athens at the Hampton Inn. Information on this block is below. PLEASE NOTE ... you must book your ro...
Feb 18, 2010 - 2/20 Home Meet Information & Help Needed
If your swimmer is participating in the 2/20/2010 home swim meet with JBCY, MYST and Marietta, please sign-up for a job at this meet. You can do this through the website Meets & Events Page. Find the...
Feb 18, 2010 - USA Regionals Meet Information
Swimmers attending the USA Regional Meet on Friday, 2/19, the School Absence Excuse form has been posted to our website. Please see Meets & Events for a copy of the form, or click here . The Psyc...
Feb 17, 2010 - NO Practices Saturday 2/20 due to swim meets
There will be NO practices this Saturday, 2/20 due to the many swim meets this weekend (Home Meet, USA Regionals and High School District Meets). This includes our Mega Sharks, since those swimmers...
Feb 17, 2010 - LCFY Sharks High School Swimmers qualify for Districts!
Many of our LCFY Sharks swimmers qualified for the High School District Meet to be held at Ohio State University this Saturday and Sunday ... click here to read the article. CONGRATULATIONS swimm...
Feb 16, 2010 - Practices for Tuesday, 2/16 - UPDATED AT 6:47PM
All Dry Land practices are cancelled for Tuesday, 2/16 due to Newark City Schools closing. As of 1:35 PM Licking County is now under a Level 1 snow emergency. Swim practices will be AS SCHEDULED f...
Feb 16, 2010 - CONGRATULATIONS YMCA Regionals Swimmers!
CONGRATULATIONS to our YMCA Regional swimmers for a fantastic meet on Saturday. Competing for the Sharks were: Livia Barnett, Riley Bunstine, Madison Cartnal, Kaitlyn Chapman, Katelyn Darby, Saman...
Feb 15, 2010 - YMCA Championship Season and Qualifying Times - UPDATED TIMES!
Please refer to the website under "Meets & Events" and " Y Championship Info " for important information about the upcoming YMCA Championship Season. At this link, you will also find top times achi...
Feb 15, 2010 - ALL PRACTICES CANCELLED, MONDAY 2/15/10
Due to the Level 2 Snow emergency in Licking County, all practices tonight Monday, 2/15 are CANCELLED !
Feb 14, 2010 - NO Dryland Monday 2/15
Due to the no-school day for Newark schools, there will be NO Dry Land practices on Monday 2/15
Feb 12, 2010 - Y Regional Meet Information
Warm-up times for the Y Regional Meet this Saturday, 2/13 at the Grove City YMCA: 8:00 to 8:30am GCY (Lanes 1-4) CHY (Lanes 5-8) 8:30 to 9:00am LTPY (Lanes 1-8) 9:00 to 9:30am MYST (Lanes 1-3) L...
Feb 12, 2010 - CANCELLED!!: Pre-Championship Pasta Dinner
Due to the low sign-ups for this Pasta Dinner, it has been cancelled. There will be another dinner the first week of March just prior to Y Champs, and all swimmers will be invited (including those on...
Feb 11, 2010 - Dry Land CANCELLED Thursday 2/11
All Dry Land practices are cancelled for Thursday, 2/11, due to the Newark Schools Closing.
Feb 11, 2010 - Team Records
Updated LCFY Sharks Records as of 2/7/10 are posted on the website under "Meets & Events" and " Team Records ". Special congratulations to Sydney King, who broke a 25-year old record in the Girls 1...
Feb 10, 2010 - Wednesday, 2/10 Practices CANCELLED
Due to the Level 2 Snow Emergency in Licking County, all Dry Land and Swim Practices for Wednesday, 2/10 are CANCELLED.
Feb 10, 2010 - Hotel Block Expiration Dates 2/11, 2/12 & 2/18
Hotel Blocks for the following meets are expiring soon ... reserve your room today! Champs 3/6-3/7: Expires 2/5 & 2/12/2010 Junior Olympics 3/11-14: Expires 2/11/2010 Great Lakes Zones 3/18-3/21 :...
Feb 9, 2010 - ALL practices CANCELLED for Tuesday 2/9
Due to the Level 2 Snow Emergency in Licking County, all practices for tonight, Tuesday 2/9, are cancelled. Be safe!!!
Feb 8, 2010 - LOST and FOUND
An ipod touch was lost at the pool by one of our swimmers. Swimmers, please check your bags to make sure you didn't accidentally pick up someone else's ipod touch. If it is found, please let KEVIN B...
Feb 8, 2010 - NO Dry Land Monday 2/15
All Dry Land Practices for Monday, 2/15 are cancelled due to NO School.
Feb 8, 2010 - DEADLINE PASSED/CHECK YOUR ORDER - LCFY Sharks Championship Season T-shirts!!
ORDER DEADLINE WAS SUNDAY 2/7, AND THE ORDER WAS SENT TO THE PRINTER THIS MORNING (2/8) Orders received and included in the file sent to the printer are summarized below. If your order is not correct...
Feb 6, 2010 - TYR Weather Update Meet CHANGES
Saturday's TYR meet will be swum as a timed final . There will be no morning session; The afternoon session will be on the originally published schedule. Swimmers who were scheduled to swim the mo...
Feb 6, 2010 - Columbus North Meet Update
All Swim Families, I have just talked to Columbus North YMCA and we have decided that if either Licking County or Franklin County are under a level 2 snow emergancy at 8:00a.m. Saturday, the meet ...
Feb 5, 2010 - Longaberger Fundraiser ENDS TODAY 2/5/2010!
Thanks to Sharks Parent Helen Hall for hosting a Longaberger fundraiser for the Sharks. The time is short (orders must be placed by 2/5/2010), so if interested, place your order now. For details, se...
Feb 5, 2010 - Practices for Saturday 2-6-2010
As of Friday evening, 2/5, Licking county is under a Level two snow emergency . Please check before you come to practice on Saturday, if we are still under a Level two emergency , practice will b...
Feb 5, 2010 - Weekend Meets, Weather and Safe Travel
Swimmers and Families, Please use your best judgement this weekend regarding safe travel to both the Columbus North Meet on Saturday and the TYR meet beginning tonight. If we hear of actual meet canc...
Feb 4, 2010 - TYR Meet News 2/5-2/7
The following information has been posted to the Host Team website : Psych Sheet Meet Timeline Meet Notes Pool Assignments Warm-up times and Lane Assignments ALL TYR swimmers should NOT practice...
Feb 4, 2010 - Dual Meet with Columbus North Saturday 2/6
Dual Meet with Columbus North YMCA THIS Saturday, 2/6. Forty-one LCFY Sharks will be swimming ... GO SHARKS! LCFY Warm-ups will be at 12:30pm, and the meet will begin at 1:00pm. Swimmers, please b...
Feb 3, 2010 - High School Swimming News
Be sure to check out how our High School swimmers are doing on our website under "H.S. swimming" and " High School News ". If you have news to share, please forward to Coach Teresa!
Feb 3, 2010 - Shark Bytes for 2/3/2010
Shark Families, We are emailing this announcement about this weeks Newsletter "Shark Bytes" due to the volume of information included, and the time-sensitive nature of much of the information. Click ...
Feb 3, 2010 - Big Little Invitational T-shirt Orders due THURSDAY 2/4
If you plan to swim the Big Little Invitational on 2/28, and would like to order the Invitational T-shirt, the T-shirt order form is now on the website Meets&Events page under the Big Little Invitat...
Feb 2, 2010 - CONGRATULATIONS Granville Boys ... MSL League winners!
MANY SHARKS ON THE TEAM!
Feb 1, 2010 - YMCA Regional Meet - IMPORTANT
The Meet packet for the YMCA Regional "A" meet to be held at the Grove City YMCA on 2/13 has now been posted to our website Meets & Events Page . Warm ups for this meet will begin at 8:00 am wi...
Feb 1, 2010 - Congratulations SHARKS for a great meet!
Congratulations to the following swimmers for achieving YMCA time cuts at the home meet this past Saturday 1/30: Nationals: Kassandra Mestemaker Zones: Nathaniel Graham - FIRST TIME zone qualifier...
Feb 1, 2010 - 2/5 High School Meet Cancelled - Practices follow the normal schedule
The High School Swim Meet scheduled to be held at the Y on Friday, 2/5 has been cancelled. All Sharks swim practices for this day will follow the normal group schedule instead of the revised schedu...
Jan 31, 2010 - Meet Sign-ups for rest of Season
Swimmers, to help the coaches with planning for the remaning meets of the Season, please take the time now to sign-up online for all meets you plan to attend. Thanks!
Jan 29, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Saturday 1/30 due to swim meet
Gold/Silver (if not swimming at meet): 10-11:30 am All Other Groups : No practice
Jan 29, 2010 - Home Meet with HURY 1/30
The Sharks will be hosting the Hilliard YMCA this Saturday, 1/30. We have over 90 swimmers planning to attend, so this should be an exciting meet! Warm-ups will be as follows: 11:30-Noon: Great Whit...
Jan 28, 2010 - Congratulations Kassandra, Sydney and Alex!
Congratulations to swimmers Kassandra Mestemaker, Sydney King and Alex Untied, who all swam YMCA National qualifying times this past weekend at Kelly German. Congratulations also to Paige Griesse, Ma...
Jan 27, 2010 - Championship Season Pasta Parties ... volunteers needed
We would once again like to plan Pasta Parties for our swimmers as we head into the Championship season, BUT .. we need Parents to organize and plan the events. We would like to host a party the we...
Jan 27, 2010 - FINA List of Approved swim suits for 2010
FINA has issued its list of approved swim suits for 2010 competitions.
Jan 22, 2010 - REMINDER ... Console Training TONIGHT 4PM!
THANKS to Valerie and Cathy Carney for setting up and running the console training last night. We have at least a couple more parents now trained. If you were unable to make the training, but are s...
Jan 22, 2010 - Practice Adjustments 1/22 - 1/25 due to Kelly German Meet
Friday 1/22: Warm-up practice only for Kelly German Swimmers: 4-5:00pm Tiger Sharks and Great Whites: 4:30-5:30pm Saturday, 1/23 NO Practice for Kelly German Swimmers Gold/Silver/Bronze: 9:15...
Jan 22, 2010 - Kelly German Information
The Psych sheet for the Kelly German meet this weekend is on the Meet website. Other information: 1. Distance events will NOT be limited 2. 13-14 200 butterfly will be swum with FINALS ONLY. 3. A...
Jan 22, 2010 - Practice Change for Friday, 1/22 due to High School Swim Meet
We have just been made aware that there is a High School Swim Meet scheduled at the YMCA on Friday 1/22. Practice times for this Friday will be adjusted the same as all the other adjustments due to H...
Jan 21, 2010 - Donations needed for the Shark Bites Cafe
The Shark Bites Cafe is in need of some items before our next home swim meet on 1/30. If you are able to donate any of the following items, please have them at the pool by next Saturday 1/23: 4 Coole...
Jan 20, 2010 - Swim suit found at JB Chambers Meet
A female team suit was found in the locker room at the JB Chambers Meet early Sunday morning. It is last year's suit; size 30. If you swam Saturday, and are missing your suit, please let Cathy Untied...
Jan 16, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Saturday, 1/16/10
Due to the Sprints Invitational Meet this weekend, practices for Saturday, 1/16/2010 have been adjusted as follows: Gold and Silver: 9:00-11:00AM Bronze and Great White 1 & 2: NO Practice ... your ...
Jan 16, 2010 - NO Dry Land Monday 1/18
Due to Martin Luther King Day, there will be no Dry Land practices on Monday 1/18. Swim practices will be on the regularly published schedule for that day.
Jan 15, 2010 - Practice Changes due to High School Swim Meets at YMCA
Because we share our Swimming Facilities with several local High School Swim Teams, we will need to make practice time adjustments on several Friday evenings during the High School Season, when there ...
Jan 15, 2010 - Sprints Invitational Information
Jan 14, 2010 - Read about our project to help Operation Feed the Stable
Read about our project in the Newark Advocate ... click here
Jan 13, 2010 - Updated Meet Recaps
Meet recaps for the dual meet with MYST and the JB Chambers Senior Invitational are posted under "Meets & Events" and " Meet Recaps ". Stay tuned for Penguin Plunge and JB Chambers 12& under Invitat...
Jan 8, 2010 - Dry Land Cancelled for Friday 1/8/2010
All Dry Land practices for Friday, 1/8/2010 are cancelled. Everytime Newark City Schools are closed, Dry Land practices will be cancelled. Swim practices WILL be held tonight at their scheduled time...
Jan 8, 2010 - IMPORTANT JB Chambers Meet Update
To all those traveling to Wheeling this weekend for the JB Chambers Invitational: As of 6:00 PM Friday night, the meet WILL happen as scheduled. There are currently no plans to cancel this meet, ac...
Jan 7, 2010 - UPDATED AS OF 1:15pm 1/7/2010 Practice Changes due to weather
As of 1:15 PM, practices for tonight are still happening. However, the groups have been combined and practice times adjusted as follows: Silver & Gold: 4:15-5:45PM Great White 2 and Bronze: 5:45-7:1...
Jan 6, 2010 - Pre-Swim Team has a NEW NAME!
Our Pre-swim team, new to the Sharks this year, needed a Shark name. The coaches have decided to rename this group the " MEGA Sharks ". The Mega Shark was a huge prehistoric shark with teeth 4" or l...
Jan 6, 2010 - Updated Hotel Block Information
Team Hotel Block information for the following meets has been posted to the website under "Meets & Events" and " Team Hotel Blocks ". Please note the expiration dates for these blocks: SEOWV Leagus...
Jan 6, 2010 - OFFICIALS NEEDED for Sprints Invitational
LCFY Sharks Officials, please read the below message from the Columbus North YMCA (host YMCA for the Sprints Invitational). If you are able to help with offiiciating this meet, please email or phone ...
Jan 5, 2010 - Practice Adjustments for Saturday, 1/9/2010
Due to the JB Chambers Meets this weekend, practices for Saturday, 1/9/2010 have been adjusted as follows: Gold and Silver: 7:15-9:15AM Great White 1 & 2: NO Practice ... your coaches will be at th...
Jan 5, 2010 - LCFY vs HURY 1/30 home meet ... Job Sign-ups now open
If your swimmer is participating in the 1/30/2010 home swim meet with HURY, please sign-up for a job at this meet. You can do this through the website Meets & Events Page. Find the meet, and click th...
Jan 5, 2010 - FINAL CALL for Sprints Invitational sign-ups!
We will be submitting entries for the Sprints Invitational on Thursday, 1/7. If you plan to swim at this YMCA Invitational, please sign-up TODAY!!!
Jan 5, 2010 - JB Chambers Invitational Information
This meet will be held at the Linsly School at 60 Knox Lane in Wheeling, West Virginia. Directions are as follows: 70 East crossing into West Virginia. Take EXIT 2A toward WV-88 N/OGLEBAY PARK ...
Jan 5, 2010 - REMINDER: Hotel Block for TYR Invitational expires TODAY 1-5-2010!
Team Hotel Block information for the TYR Sport Winter Invitational has been posted to the website under "Meets & Events" and " Team Hotel Blocks ". Please note this block expires 1/5/2010, so if ...
Jan 4, 2010 - IMPORTANT !! Escrow Account Reminder
Please check the status of your escrow account regularly as we head into a busy three months of swimming. The following meets on our schedule DO have entry fees, and will require you to have adequate...
Dec 30, 2009 - OPERATION FEED THE STABLE ... Still accepting donations through 12/31/09!!!
We will continue to accept donations for Operation Feed the Stable through Thursday, 12/31. Please leave your items in the pool lobby drop-off boxes. Also, please encourage your swimmers to take the...
Dec 29, 2009 - North Sprints Invitational
The Meet packet and t-shirt order information for this meet are posted on the Meets & Events page of our website. The deadline for sign-up for this meet has been extended to Thursday, 12/31, so ple...
Dec 22, 2009 - Kroger Rewards Program reminder for the Holidays
For details on how to sign-up, see the website under "Involvement" and "Kroger Rewards" .
Dec 21, 2009 - Holiday Practice Schedule starts TODAY Monday 12/21!
A reminder that the Holiday Practice Schedule starts TODAY, Monday 12/21. The Holiday Practice Schedule is on the website under Calendars and Holiday Schedule . Individual Group Daily Practice Sched...
Dec 21, 2009 - Meet Sign-up Deadline TODAY 12/21/09
The deadline to sign up for the following meets is TODAY ! If you plan to attend, please sign-up so coaches can get you entered in events. JB Chambers Invitational TYR Sport Invitational
Dec 21, 2009 - Dry Land Schedule for January
The Dry Land Schedule for the month of January for Gold, Silver and Bronze has been posted to the website. These practice times are also included in the online practice calendars for each group. P...
Dec 19, 2009 - Meet and Practice Schedule for Saturday, 12/19
Fifty Sharks will be competing in the Dual Meet with Mount Vernon this Saturday 12/19. The meet will begin at 1PM. LCFY Sharks will warm up at 12:30. BE ON DECK READY TO WARM UP BY 12:20 ! Swimme...
Dec 19, 2009 - Saturday Update - Weather
The swim meet this afternoon, and all practices for today are still on as scheduled. Coach Cathy came to the Y from Mt. Vernon today and wanted all families traveling to the meet to know that the mai...
Dec 17, 2009 - Penguin Plunge T-Shirt Orders due TODAY 12/17!
The Meet Packet and T-shirt Order Form for the Penguin Plunge Invitational are now available on the Meets & Events Page of the website. Please return your t-shirt order forms by Thursday, 12/17 ......
Dec 16, 2009 - Practice Calendars - Did you Know???
Are you having trouble keeping up with practice changes? Wondering what time your swim practice or dry land practice are tonight? The BEST way to check your practice schedule for the day is the onl...
Dec 16, 2009 - USA Swimming Memberships
Shark Families, Calendar 2009 USA Memberships will expire on 12/31/2009. If you would like to swim in USA meets during the 2010 year (January 1 through December 31, 2010), you need to have a valid ...
Dec 16, 2009 - Penguin Plunge - Officials Needed
The Host Team is in need of officials for the Penguin Plunge Meet. If you are able to volunteer to officiate this meet, please contact John McConaghy @ jmcconag@columbus.rr.com .
Dec 15, 2009 - Meet Sign-up Deadline EXTENDED!
The deadline to sign up for the Kelly German Invitational (USA) 1/22 - 1/24 has been extended to Friday, 12/18. If your swimmer(s) plan to participate, please sign-up now. A reminder that you must h...
Dec 14, 2009 - Practice Adjustment for Monday 12/14
Due to the Makos Meet over the weekend of 12/11-12/13, practices for Monday 12/14 are adjusted as follows: Silver and Gold: 5:30-7:30pm swim; 7:45-8:30pm dry land Bronze: 7:15-8:15pm swim; 6:00-6:...
Dec 10, 2009 - MAKOS News - UPDATE!
Dec 9, 2009 - Sportswear Orders are in! See Sportswear under Team Apparel for more info.
Sportswear Orders are in ... click here .
Dec 9, 2009 - Sharks Holiday Party TONIGHT!
Sign-up to bring food on the Events Page ! RSVP for all swimmers, by signing up to Attend or Not Attend this event, also on the Events Page . Please indicate in the Notes how many other family m...
Dec 6, 2009 - Pampered Chef Orders have arrived!
If you placed a Pampered Chef Order, your order has arrived! Gwen King will be at Mitchell Gym for our Holiday Party on Wednesday 12/9 for you to pick up your orders. She will also have a display s...
Dec 4, 2009 - IMPORTANT Intra-Squad Meet & SPORTSWEAR Update
The LCFY Sharks will have an intrasquad meet on Saturday, December 5, 2009. Sportswear orders are not complete and will be in next week. Sorry for the delay. Please note the start time has been moved...
Dec 3, 2009 - Middle School Championship Meet 1/23/2010
I am highly recommending that all of our 7 th -8 th grade LCFY Shark swimmers compete at the Middle School Championships Meet on January, 23 rd , 2010. We will be competing against other Middle Schoo...
Dec 2, 2009 - High School Swimmers start strong!
FROM THE GRANVILLE HIGH SCHOOL DAILY NEWS ON 12/2/2009: SPORTS INFO Yesterday the Men's and Women's (Granville High School) swim teams defeated the Gahanna and Lancaster swim teams a...
Dec 1, 2009 - PRACTICE Adjustments for Tuesday, 12/1
The following practice change was posted to the website last week, and was included in the 11/25/09 Newsletter. This email is just a reminder that practice times for TONIGHT have been adjusted. THE...
Nov 25, 2009 - Coach Keith is cycling 535 MILES for the American Red Cross!
Nov 24, 2009 - Thanksgiving Week Practice Schedule 11/23-11/28
The Thanksgiving week practice schedule is posted on the website under Calendars and Thanksgiving Schedule .
Nov 23, 2009 - REMINDER --- Last Day for Sportswear Orders TODAY 11/23
Our team sporstwear sale closes today. Orders must be placed no later than Monday, November 23 and will be delivered at the team intersquad meet on Saturday, December 5th. Completed order forms to...
Nov 20, 2009 - Seasonal Top Times
Top times for the 2009-2010 season are posted on the website , including YMCA time standards achieved to date.
Nov 19, 2009 - High School Swimming
Good Luck to our High School Swimmers beginning their High School Season!
Nov 19, 2009 - Pampered Chef Sale Orders Due TONIGHT! Thursday, 11/19
Remember to turn in all pampered chef orders tonight at the pool...either hand them to Gwen King, or leave in the mailbox for Anthony King in the pool lobby, or leave with a parent club officer. Gwen ...
Nov 19, 2009 - CONGRATULATIONS Kassandra and Sydney
Congratulations to Kassandra Mestemaker and Sydney King for their qualifying times swum this past weekend at the Mason Invitational: Kassandra posted a Y National time of 1:09.34 in the 100 Breast S...
Nov 18, 2009 - Top 10 SEOWV League Swims this season
Check out the top ten swims so far this season in the YMCA SEOWV League, updated as of 11/9/2009. Many LCFY Sharks are represented!
Nov 18, 2009 - To those attending the MAKOS Invitational
From the Meet Packet for the MAKOS meet: Toys For Tots: PLEASE NOTE!!! This meet is named the ?Holiday Spirit Classic? with the intent of reminding all participants to think about the spirit of giving...
Nov 12, 2009 - Mason Invitational Information
The Psych Sheet and warm-up schedule are posted on the Mason Manta Rays website ! Please be at the pool 10-15 minutes BEFORE our assigned warm-up time!! Friday 1650 Session?2:30-3:15 Friday PM?5:00-5...
Nov 12, 2009 - NO Dry Land 11/25-11/27
There will be NO Dry Land practices for Gold/Silver/Bronze on Wednesday through Friday of Thanksgiving week ... 11/25-11/27.
Nov 12, 2009 - PRACTICE CHANGES for 11/13-11/16
The Coaches have made the following practice changes for this weekend: Friday, 11/13: Mason Invitational Swimmers 4:15-5pm warm-up only practice for those not swimming Friday at Mason ...
Nov 11, 2009 - DEADLINE TODAY! - Hotel Block Information for Makos Meet
A REMINDER THAT THE HOTEL BLOCK FOR THIS MEET EXPIRES TODAY (WEDNESDAY 11/11/09). HOTELS IN OXFORD ARE LIMITED, SO PLEASE RESERVE YOU ROOM NOW IF YOU INTEND TO DO SO! Hotel block information for th...
Nov 9, 2009 - PARENTS, please note ....
Please remember parents cannot be on deck during swim practice ?this includes both pools (if your swimmer is in the Barker pool, you many not be on the Evans pool deck). This is a requirement...
Nov 5, 2009 - LYST Invitational News - from the HOST Team
Good Afternoon SEOWV Swim Teams!!! We are looking forward to a great weekend of swimming with you all! Thank you for participating in our Invitational this year!!! I just have a few reminders to ...
Nov 4, 2009 - Did you Know???
Every YMCA Invitational and USA Meet will have a "Meet Packet" which provides important details about the meet. This packet will include such items as: Events offered and entry fees Warm-up times Mee...
Nov 4, 2009 - IMPORTANT SAFETY information for SWIMMERS!
Swimmers, PLEASE put your swim bags, mesh bags and other items you keep with you on the pool deck ALONG THE WALLS of the pool. Please DO NOT leave these items sitting in the middle of the pool...
Nov 4, 2009 - Team Picture Day and Pizza Party!
Team Picture Day & Pizza Party Thank you to all who participated in our Team Picture Day and Pizza Party. The kids (and parents!) had a great time socializing and they all looked wonderful in their ...
Nov 2, 2009 - MAKOS 2009 Speedo Holiday Classic - SIGN UP NOW!
The deadline to sign-up for this meet has been extended to Thursday, 11/5/2009. If you plan to attend, please sign up now! The Meet Packet for this USA meet has been posted to the website Event pa...
Oct 30, 2009 - Swim Caps have arrived!
Personalized swim caps have arrived. See the website under "Team Apparel" and "Team Caps". We also have a supply of both latex and silicone team caps (not personalized) for sale. Click on the above...
Oct 30, 2009 - FUNDRAISER - Football Parking - THANK YOU!!!
A HUGE THANKS FROM THE PARENT CLUB TO THE FOLLOWING FAMILIES WHO WORKED THIS FUNDRAISER THIS SEASON: Baughn, Bell, Bowers, Brown, Chapman, Esh, Fenimore, Fouts, Hercenberg, Holmes, King, Mestemaker...
Oct 30, 2009 - Team Picture Day and Pizza Party THIS SATURDAY 10/31!
100 of our 165 swimmers have signed-up to attend the team-picture day on 10/31. We would love to have ALL our swimmers together for this picture...please sign-up if you plan to be there! Swimmers, re...
Oct 30, 2009 - Warm-ups for 10/31 Meet
Swimmers - Warm-ups for the meet this weekend will be at 12:00 noon, and the meet will start at 1:00 pm. Good luck swimmers!!!
Oct 30, 2009 - HALLOWEEN Practice Changes
To Allow our younger swimmers to enjoy TRICK-OR-TREAT, and to have a little fun while swimming, we have made the following adjustments to practice times for HALLOWEEN: Thursday, 10/29 Great Whites ...
Oct 27, 2009 - CONGRATULATIONS SYDNEY!
Congratulations to Sydney King, who received the High Points award for 13-14 girls at the Dayton Raiders Meet this past weekend. Syd had a remarkable eight 1st-place finishes, and one 2nd-place fi...
Oct 26, 2009 - Practice Changes for 10/23-10/26
Due to the Weekend Dayton Raiders meet, practices for Friday 10/23-Monday 10/26 have been adjusted as follows: Dayton Raiders Swimmers: Friday, 10/23: 4:15-5:15pm Warm-up only practice for ALL Dayto...
Oct 22, 2009 - Dry Land Cancelled TODAY 10/22/09
Due to Instructor illness, all DRY LAND practices for today 10/22/09 are cancelled!
Oct 22, 2009 - Dayton Raiders Meet Information
The Meet time line, Psych Sheet and warm-up times for the Dayton Raiders meet this weekend are now posted to the Dayton Raiders Website . These documents have also been posted to our website Meets & E...
Oct 20, 2009 - Sportswear items for sale at reduced pricing
A limited number of sportswear sample items are for sale at reduced pricing. For details, see the "Sportswear" page under "Team Apparel".
Oct 20, 2009 - Lancaster Invitational
The sign-up deadline for the Lancaster Invitational has been extended to Thursday, 10/22 to allow some who have indicated an intent to register addtional time to do so. This is the final deadline. ...
Oct 19, 2009 - REMINDER -- PRACTICE CHANGES for TODAY, Monday 10/19/09
There will be NO practice for the following groups on Monday, 10/19, following our Invitational: Bull Sharks Hammerheads Tiger Sharks Great Whites Great Whites 2 and Bronze will follow the normal pr...
Oct 19, 2009 - THANK YOU LCFY Sharks Parents
THANK YOU!!! The LCFY Sharks Invitational this past Sunday was a huge success, and we could not have done it without all the volunteer help from our parents. All of you put in many hours of dedica...
Oct 16, 2009 - Practice Change for GOLD & SILVER Saturday 10/17
Gold and Silver Swimmers Practice on Saturday, 10/17 will be from 7:15-9:15am, rather than the normal 7:00am start time.
Oct 14, 2009 - LCFY Invitational Information
The LCFY Sharks Invitational is this Sunday, October 18! We will be hosting 304 swimmers from nine SEOWV league teams plus 109 of our own SHARKS swimmers. It will be an exciting day! Swimmers, show ...
Oct 14, 2009 - LCFY Sportswear on Sale Now! - EXTENDED DEADLINE TO ORDER!!
THE DEADLINE FOR PLACING YOUR SPORTSWEAR ORDERS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO THE END OF THE INVITATIONAL THIS SUNDAY 10/18/2009. SPORTSWEAR WILL NOT BE ON DISPLAY IN THE POOL LOBBY AFTER TONIGHT, HOWEVER YOU...
Oct 9, 2009 - Continued Problems with Internet Explorer
Many of our users continue to experience problems with the website when using internet explorer. The most recent information we have from the software provider is that Internet Explorer versions olde...
Oct 9, 2009 - IMPORTANT UPDATE to HOTEL INFO- Dayton Raiders Meet
OPPORTUNITY FOR A LOWER HOTEL RATE AT DAYTON RAIDERS! THERE IS A SPECIAL E-SAVER RATE AVAILABLE AT THIS HOTEL FOR THE WEEKEND OF THIS MEET. THE RATE IS $67.99/NIGHT FOR A KING ROOM AND $75.99/NIGHT F...
Oct 9, 2009 - LCFY Invitational Heat Sheet Spirit Ads
THERE IS STILL TIME TO PLACE YOUR INVITATIONAL HEAT SHEET AD! FINAL DEADLINE MONDAY 10/12 (we go to print Tuesday 10/13) ... IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PURCHASE AN AD, PLEASE DO SO NOW! Show your swimmer y...
Oct 9, 2009 - LCFY Sharks Sportswear Sale scheduled
LCFY Sharks Sportswear Sale October 12, 13 &14 in the Pool Lobby during practice times. For details see the website under "Team Apparel" and "Sportswear" .
Oct 8, 2009 - Midnight Madness Information
The Midnight Madness Relay Invitational is this Saturday, 10/10/2009. We will have 22 swimmers participating in 19 different relays for this Invitational. LCFY will warm up from 5:50-6:15 in lanes 4...
Oct 6, 2009 - LCFY Invitational T-Shirts and Sweatshirts - PLACE YOUR ORDER NOW!!
DEADLINE TO ORDER INVITATIONAL SPORTSWEAR EXTENDED TO THURSDAY 10/8 ... IF YOU PLAN TO ORDER, PLEASE DO SO NOW! Swim Families, The Sportswear design for the upcoming LCFY Sharks Invitational Swim Me...
Oct 6, 2009 - LCFY Invitational jobs will be assigned on 10/10/09
All parents/guardians of swimmers participating in the LCFY Invitational ... We need help from ALL our swim families to run a top-quality invitational. We will likely have 450 swimmers throughout th...
Oct 6, 2009 - LCFY Invitational Sponsorships - We Need Your Help!
A REMINDER THAT WITH OUR INVITATIONAL FAST-APPROACHING, WE WOULD LIKE TO HAVE ANY INFORMATION YOU MIGHT HAVE ON POSSIBLE SPONSORS THIS WEEK. PLEASE EMAIL JEN SEAS WITH YOUR SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION, ...
Oct 6, 2009 - Entries for Midnight Madness Invitational
Entries for the Midnight Madness Invitational are posted on the "Meets&Events" page of the website under the Midnight Madness Meet Documents/Forms .
Oct 5, 2009 - The Results are in!!!
Results from the LCFY vs LTPY home meet this weekend are in. Check out your results on the website by clicking on "My Meet Results" .
Oct 5, 2009 - A BIG THANKS TO ALL OUR PARENT VOLUNTEERS
THANK YOU! ... to all parents who volunteered so much of their time and energy to work at the meet this past weekend. This was like a mini-invitational, with close to 200 swimmers in attendance, a...
Oct 5, 2009 - LCFY Sharks Swim Caps
If you did not order personalized swim caps (with your swimmer?s name) during the Team fitting on 9/21, you may purchase non-personalized team caps from our Team Apparel coordinator, Joni King. The...
Oct 2, 2009 - Swim Meet Tips for New Families
For a list of helpful tips on what to bring to a swim meet, and what to expect, please see "Meets & Events" and " Swim Meet Info " on the website, and click on "Swim Meet Tips for New Families".
Oct 2, 2009 - 10/3 Home Meet Information and practice adjustments
Our first home meet of the season is this Saturday, 10/3, beginning at 1pm. We are expecting close to 200 swimmers! Regular Saturday morning practices for this day are adjusted as follows: Pre-swim te...
Oct 2, 2009 - LCFY Sharks Golf Outing CANCELLED
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED LCFY SHARKS GOLF OUTING 10/4 2:30pm Indian hills golf course A big thank you to Sharks parent Scott Evans for hosting this Sharks family golf outing. The cost is $25...
Oct 2, 2009 - Reminder about Relays
Swimmers, This is just a reminder to all that swim meet relays are not finalized until the day of a swim meet. If you are tentatively assigned to a relay, you will be able to see that on our website...
Sep 30, 2009 - YMCA League Championships Eligibility
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YMCA CHAMPS ELIGIBILITY In order to participate in the YMCA Championship meet 3/6-3/7/10 (Champs), a swimmer must have participated in at least three YMCA meets, includin...
Sep 29, 2009 - USA Meet Sign-up Deadlines fast approaching!
The sign-up deadline for our first USA meet of the season (Dayton Raiders Paul Jarnigan Memorial) is just three days away! This is a fabulous facility and some great competition for our USA swimmers....
Sep 28, 2009 - LCFY Swimmers achieve top 10 YMCA times in the country!
Congratulations are in order for several LCFY swimmers who have achieved something very special. We achieved 11 individual YMCA Top Ten Times in the country as well as 3 Top Ten relay times during...
Sep 28, 2009 - LCFY/LTPY Home Meet this weekend - VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED
IF YOU HAVE A SWIMMER PARTICIPATING IN THE HOME MEET WITH LIBERTY POWELL ON SATURDAY, 10/3, WE NEED YOUR HELP. IF YOU HAVE NOT YET SIGNED UP FOR A JOB, PLEASE DO SO TODAY. JOB SIGN-UP IS ONLINE. SI...
Sep 26, 2009 - You may now order your Speedo team uniform and equipment online
The link to our LCFY Sharks team store at Kast-a-way Swimwear is now on our website. Please see "Team Suits & Apparel" and " Kast-a-way Swimwear ".
Sep 25, 2009 - National YMCA Virtual Swim Meet
Have you heard about the National YMCA Virtual Swim Meet? When you swim for the LCFY Sharks at our Invitational on October 18, you will also be participating in this Virtual Meet. See the "Articles...
Sep 25, 2009 - REMINDER!!! USA Swimming Registration DUE NOW
A FINAL REMINDER ABOUT USA SWIMMING REGISTRATION...WE WILL BE SENDING OUR REGISTRATIONS FOR THE 2010 CALENDAR YEAR EARLY NEXT WEEK (9/28). IF YOU INTEND TO SWIM ANY USA MEETS FROM JANUARY 2010 THROUG...
Sep 21, 2009 - TONIGHT! 4:30-7:30PM Team Fitting for Team Suits and Speedo Attire
Our team vendor this year is Kast-a-way Swimwear. They will be at the YMCA on Monday 9/21 from 4:30-7:30pm in the Knoll Gym selling team suits and other LCFY Swim Team Speedo items (swim bags, warm-up...
Sep 19, 2009 - Escrow Account Deposits were due 9/18/09
ESCROW ACCOUNTS: An Escrow Account is a deposit account which is used to pay meet entry fees for swimmers. Many of the meets on our schedule (YMCA Invitationals and all USA meets), have entry fee...
Sep 19, 2009 - REMINDER - Waiver Forms Needed
A REMINDER TO ALL FAMILIES THAT WE MUST HAVE A SIGNED ? WAIVER/RELEASE FROM LIABILITY AND CONSENT FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL TREATMENT? FORM ON FILE FOR ALL SWIMMERS IN ORDER FOR THEM TO PARTICIPATE ...
Sep 16, 2009 - REMINDERS
Medical/Emergency Waiver Forms due now ... Please leave for Cathy Untied with a coach or in mailboxes. Escrow Account Deposits due Friday, 9/18 Team Suit and Speedo Apparal fitting Monday 9/21 4:30-7:...
Sep 15, 2009 - Are you wondering which meets you should sign up for?
Please see the Meet Schedule (Click on Meet Schedule under the Meets & Events tab) for the meets the coaches are recommending for your practice group. In the four far right columns of the Meet Sch...
Sep 11, 2009 - Mandatory Parent/Swimmer Meetings
MANDATORY PARENT AND SWIMMER MEETINGS: The coaches will be holding mandatory meetings of parents and swimmers of each practice group during the first week of practice. These meetings will be on the ...
Sep 9, 2009 - Team Picture Day 10/31
Team pictures will be Saturday morning, 10/31. Sharks parent Jen Bunstine will be taking the team and individual pictures this year. Thanks Jen! The parent club is planning a mid-morning lunch for t...
Sep 3, 2009 - Sign up today for a Swim Connection Account
For all swimmers who are members of USA swimming ... sign up for a Swim Connection account today. Swim Connection is a free service designed for Ohio Parents, Coaches, and Swimmers. Best times, histo...
Sep 2, 2009 - MORE SWIM CLINICS OFFERED !!
To all swimmers registered for the 2009-10 LCFY Sharks Swim Team ... What a great turn out at the clinics these past two weeks! The coaches are so excited about the momentum they feel as we head in...
Aug 14, 2009 - Celebrate the Season!
Today marks the end of another great season of LCFY Sharks swimming! See you tonight at the season-end cook-out at Hollander Pool from 6-9pm. If you were not able to RSVP, you are still welcome to...
Aug 11, 2009 - UPDATE - Central Zone Championships - Pictures have been added!
Congratulations to our LCFY Shark swimmers who Competed in the 2009 USA Central Zone Swimming Championships - 25th Anniversary in Noblesville, IN, August 6-9th . SUNDAY 8/9, ALLISON SWAM THE 1...
Aug 6, 2009 - Championship Meet Recaps
Jul 31, 2009 - CONGRATULATIONS KEVIN, DANNY, KAYTEE AND ALEX!
CONGRATULATIONS to our swimmers who represented us this week at Y Nationals: Kevin Bell - 50 Back; Kevin swam a 31.34 Danny Cathcart - 50 Breast; Danny swam a 34.23 Kaytee Postle - 50 Free; Kaytee ...
Jul 29, 2009 - LCFY Swimmers recognized on YMCA SEOWV League Website
LCFY Swimmers broke three League Records at the SEOWV YMCA Championship meet at Ohio University on July 11! Congratulations Abby, India, Paige and Alex! See the League Website ! Also at this me...