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​2018 Zone Team Information
July 31-August 4th
Midland, Tx


For questions regarding the zone team or applicants, please send an email  laswimmingmeets@gmail.com

Applications must be submitted using the online application.

Application Deadlines and Information:
13- 14 swimmers - July 7th at midnight
12 & Under - end of Friday's 12 & Under session at Long Course State Championship
All application checks will be turned in by 6:00 p.m. Saturday at the Long Course State Championship.

In order to apply for the LA Zone team, athletes must submit an application by the stated deadline. TO APPLY FOR THE ZONE MEET A SWIMMER MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE AA TIME!!!! Times will be accepted in Long Course Meters or Short Course Yards for AA times to apply. AA time must have been achieved from January 1, 2018 through the application deadlines.  Late applications will not be accepted. Swimmer must apply by submitting the online application form.

The 13-14 deadline is July 7th. 12 and Unders can apply through the end of the 12 and Under Session on Saturday at the Long Course State Meet. You MUST turn in the application fee by 6:00 pm on Saturday at the Long Course State meet or your application will be removed.

The team will consist of the following athletes:
Up to eight 11-12 year old girls
Up to eight 11 - 12 year old boys
Up to eight  13 - 14 year old girls
Up to eight 13 - 14 year old boys

Meet Events:
Swimmers with swim a minimum of four events with a six events maximum not including relays. These events will be selected by their club coach.and submitted to the Zone Coordinator. Relays are chosen at the discretion of the Zone Coach.

Priority events used for selection:
11 - 12 Year Old: 50 Free, 50 Back, 50 Breast, 50 Fly
13 - 14 Year Old: 50 Free, 100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly

Selection Process:
Selection for the first four spots in each age group will be based on the results in the priority events . If an athlete is fastest in more than one priority event, then their priority event shall be chosen for an event by looking at where they would have scored highest in last year's Zone Meet. The athlete will be placed in that event. Only results in first and second place will be used.

For the remaining spots on the team, athletes will be selected using Long Course times to get Hy-Tek Age Group Power Points for their best three events. Swimmers with the highest combined score will be selected to the team. In case of a tie, the power point score in the swimmer’s best event will be used to break the tie. If there is still a tie, the second individual highest score will be used all the way down until a distinction can be made.

Team Meeting and Fees:

11-12 Swimmers will be selected at the 12 and over State Championship Meet. Team members will be announced prior to Team Scores at the end of Sunday Night's Session. and there will be a meeting of all 11-12 Swimmers and their parents at this time. ALL SWIMMERS SELECTED MUST STAY for the meeting. The cost of the trip is $550 and this amount will be paid at the meeting via cash or check. Also, important forms will be filled out and information given out at this meeting.

13-14 Swimmers will be selected at the 13 and Over State Championship Meet. Team Members will be announced prior to Team Scores at the end of Sunday Night's Final Session and there will be a parent meeting of all 13- 14 Swimmer and their parents at this time. ALL SWIMMERS SELECTED MUST STAY for the meeting. The cost of the trip is $550 and this amount will be paid at the meeting via cash or check. Also, Important forms will be filled out and information given out at this meeting. The $550 covers the athlete's ENTIRE Trip!

Fees include ALL of swimmer's meals, snacks, transportation, hotels, and Zone Team Apparel. You could send your child with no other spending money and they would be totally taken care of.