Fantastic Job!

By | July 18, 2017

Congratulations to the 2017 Eureka Conference Champs! 

This makes 4 years in a row of winning our conference championships!
2014 Motherlode Conference Champions
2015 Motherlode Conference Champions
2016 Eureka Conference Champions
2017 Eureka Conference Champions
 
Fantastic job Gators!!
Final Point Total:
Galt Gators: 1307.5
Dixon Dolphins: 1193
Sunrise Sharks: 1143
Laguna Creek Gators: 1104
FEC Stingrays: 956.5
Records Broken at Champs:
Congratulations to Joseph Lopez, Mateo Topete, Thor Pilegaard, and Philip Brossman for breaking the Galt Gator 15-18 Boys 200 yard Medley Relay Record with a time of 1:45.85!
 
Congratulations to Gavin Weaver for breaking the Eureka Conference 13-14 Boys 50 yard Breaststroke Record with a time of 30.01 seconds!
 
High Point Winners at Champs:
6 & Under Boys: John Carey 1st place
7/8 Girls: Maggie Thomlinson 1st place
7/8 Boys: Ronan Carr 2nd place
9/10 Girls: Taylor Klein 2nd place
11/12 Girls: Ann Carey 2nd place
                   Sofia Munoz 3rd place
13/14 Girls: Helen Carey 1st place
13/14 Boys: Gavin Weaver 1st place
                    Evan Silvey 2nd place
Championships prelims and finals results are in the results page.
 
Slideshow pictures:
All pictures for the end of year slide show are due to asvitt.photography@gmail.com by 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 18th.
Gator Awards Night: 
is this Thursday, July 20 6:30 p.m. at the Littleton Center.  Dress is semi-formal.
 
Fall Swim:
If you are fundraising for fall swim, all popcorn orders are due this Thursday at Awards Night to either Carmela Baker or Monica Brixey.  We would like to start collecting the money for fall swim as well that night.  If we are not able to raise the funds by August 3rd for fall then we will return all money.  The total cost to the Gators for fall swim is $18,400 this season.  This cost includes staff (August 7- Oct 27) and maintenance and operations fees (Sept- Oct).  Swimmers 9 and under cost $200.  Swimmers 10 and up cost $275.
Checks are made payable to the Galt Gators.
Practice times for the week of August 7-11 will be:
Swimmers 9 & under practice will be 8:00- 8:45 a.m.
Swimmers 10 and older practice 8:45-10 a.m.
Practice times for August 14 through the remainder of the season will be:
Swimmers 9 & under 4:30 p.m.-5:15 p.m.
Swimmers 10 & older 5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m. 
Coach Jenni and Coach Andie are scheduled to coach the fall swim program.
 
Meet of Champs:
If your swimmer(s) qualified for Meet of Champs (MOC) and are interested in swimming in this meet July 29-30 in Roseville please let us know.  You must qualify for this meet in one of two ways.  1) Made it into a final at our championship, 2) Or have a qualifying time anytime during this season.  You can check for qualifying times at www.meetofchampions.com.  If you qualify for one event you can choose one additional even to participate in.  Practice for those participating in MOC will start this Wednesday from 8-9 a.m.  You can access the meet sheet here: https://www.teamunify.com/moc/__doc__/MOC%20Meet%20Sheet%202017.pdf
 
 
 
Coaches Invite
The coaches would like to invite all swimmers to join them Monday, July 24 to SunSplash in Roseville.  The gates open at 10 a.m.  If you buy a pizza from Papa Murphy’s Pizza you receive a discount on the purchase of your tickets.  This is a great way for the swimmers to hang out with the coaches outside of our pool.