Team Updates: July 22nd – 29th, 2017

Swim:  Congratulations to our Flying Fish for winning the NVSL All Star Relays Wednesday night at Greenbriar Pool.  Despite the heat, our swimmers just couldn’t be beat!!  An especially huge congratulations to the Overlee Girls 15-18 Medley Relay for breaking the team and NVSL Relay Carnival Record!  Way to go Mary Kate Reicherter, Kayle Park, Ellie Ridgeway, Michaela Morrison!!
We’d also like to recognize graduating Senior Ellie Ridgeway for earning the 2017 NVSL Spirit Scholarship.  Ellie has been a member of the Overlee Swim Team for the past 11 years and will be attending the Georgia Institute of Technology this fall.  She was selected for the scholarship based on her swim team commitment and leadership, as well as her school and community involvement.
Our final NVSL dual meet will be this Saturday (7/22) with Chesterbrook.  Both teams are undefeated, so the Division One title is on the line yet again!  Please come out to cheer on our amazing Flying Fish in what is sure to be an exciting meet!!  We’ll be celebrating our graduating seniors prior to the meet, so please plan on arriving by 8:40AM.
Synchro:  New Overlee Synchro shirts have arrived! If you purchased a shirt, please pick up at next practice.
Performance Week Practice Schedule:
Sunday, July 23rd:  8:00PM – 9:30PM in the Dive Well
Monday, July 24th:  7:45PM – 9:30PM on the Pool Deck with land work to start
Tuesday, July 25th:  7:45PM – 9:30PM on the Pool Deck with land work to start
Wednesday, July 26th, Rehearsal:  6:30PM – 8:00PM Team Dinner in the Clubhouse;
8:00PM – 9:00PM in the Dive Well;
9:00PM – 10:00PM in the Lap Pool.
Thursday, July 27th, Show Night:  6:00PM Arrival for hair and makeup in the Team Room;
9:00PM for the “Circus Splash” Show in the Lap Pool
Dive:  Overlee Diving had another thunder-threatened Tuesday night as we hosted Vienna Woods in another Division 1 Showdown.  Vienna Woods ended up on top, with a final score of 41 to Overlee’s 31.  Our finalists included:

  • Freshman Girls – Izzy Eisenberg, 3rd place
  • Junior Girls – Michayla Eisenberg, 1st place
  • Senior Girls – Hannah Karlin, 1st place;  Annika Creedon, 3rd place
  • Freshman Boys – Chris Cobey, 2nd place
  • Intermediate Boys – Matthew Kress, 2nd place
  • Senior Boys – Jacob Kreider, 1st place; Thomas Hassett, 2nd place; Adam Schifsky, 3rd place

Overlee Diving goes in to the final week of regular season action on Tuesday against Walden Glen.