“If you played a FALL sport, your paperwork does not automatically covey to other sports. YOU MUST LOG BACK IN AND MARK YOUR WINTER SPORT.”
Go to www.lcps.org/dhs (click the tab “Athletics”) to complete LCPS Athletics paperwork! Athletic paperwork needs to be completed before tryout week OR you can’t tryout. Sports Physical - due Oct. 26th!
Swimming in Loudoun County is a Varsity sport. That means that we have a women’s team and a men’s team consisting of swimmers from all grade levels. The ideal size of the team, limited by county recommendation and lane space, is 25 women and 25 men. Please see below for practice information and tryout matrix.
Tryout Schedule - All dates and times are subject to change!
Swimming in Loudoun County is a winter sport and tryouts will take place the week of Monday, November 5, 2018.
Monday 11/5/18 – GIRLS ONLY - Meet at DHS bus loop 6:30 for Falcons Landing, return time at DHS 8:10pm
Tuesday 11/6/18 – BOYS ONLY - Meet at DHS bus loop 6:30 for Falcons Landing, return time at DHS 8:10pm
Wednesday 11/7/18 – Claude Moore Rec. Center at 6:15pm (on deck) to 8:00pm
Thursdays 11/8/18 – Claude Moore Rec. Center at 6:15pm (on deck) to 8:00pm
Practice Schedule) – All dates and times are subject to change!
Practice Times (all season)
Monday – Meet at DHS bus loop 6:30 for Falcons Landing, return time at DHS 8:10pm
Wednesdays – Claude Moore Rec. Center at 6:15pm (on deck) to 8:00pm
Thursdays – Claude Moore Rec. Center at 6:15pm (on deck) to 8:00pm
Meet Schedule and Transportation
Current meet schedule (subject to change -updates will be posted on Dominion Athletic web site).
R @ D
LV @ D
SR (Dulles South)
D @ RR
D @ W
SB @ D
D @ H
LC @ D
D @ PV
Friday or Saturday
1-Feb or 2-Feb
6pm or 2pm
We will not have bus transportation to/from CMRC for practices or meets. However, athletes will have bus transportation to/from practices at Falcons Landing. In addition, we will have bus transportation to/from swim meets at Ida Lee Rec Center, Dulles South Rec Center, Regional Swimming Championships, and State Swimming Championships.
Dominion Swimming Tryout Rating Matrix
Attitude _____ / 30
Supportive of team members
Views swimming as a team sport- EVERY SWIMMER COUNTS!
Potential to contribute _____ / 30
Likely that swimmer will score in meets
Probable that swimmer will improve over the course of the season or multiple seasons
Versatility _____ / 20
Ability to swim a variety of strokes and distances
Ability to work effectively in individual events and as part of a relay team
Speed _____ / 20
Simple comparison to time standards as indicated
NOT a REQUIREMENT, but times collected will serve as a comparison point
Coach Contact Information
Susan Schlemmer - Head Coach
Dominion Swimming 2018-2019
BE SAFE, HAVE FUN, SWIM FAST, EVERY SWIMMER COUNTS