MMST Divisions Highlights!

MMST placed 3rd out of 17 teams this past weekend at the Division 2 Team Championships in Sudbury!!

39 of our swimmers took on teams from across the province and ended the weekend with an impressive 3rd place finish with a total of 476.5 points. This is the teams best result at the meet in nearly 10 years! Congratulations to all the swimmers who represented MMST over the course of the weekend.

MMST collected 5 GOLD, 21 SILVER and 13 BRONZE medals for a total of 31 individual and 8 relay medals.

Top point scorers for MMST over the weekend:

12 and unders
Talia Ventura- 39 points
Matthew Guthro- 33
Heather Aylward- 28.5
Aiden Dawson- 20
Nathan Kim/ Ben McAdams- 14

13 and overs
Quincy Brozo- 46.5 points
Martin Marinov- 35
Graeme Aylward- 34.5
Kyle Zammit- 30
Julia McKenna- 21.50

Congratulations to the following swimmers on achieveing new time standards:

First time Eastern Canadian Championships Qualifier
Julia McKenna- 400 Free

First time Provincial Qualifiers
Howard Chang- 100 Breast, 200 Breast
Graeme Aylward- 100 Breast

First time Festival Qualifiers
Aiden Dawson- 100 Free
Madison Macor- 200 Breast
Rayanna Santiago- 800 Free
Talia Ventura- 50 Free
 

Congratulations to ALL Marlins swimmers on a fantastic weekend of swimming!
GO MARLINS GO!!

Club Night! Tues Dec. 2nd

Club Night!

The first Tuesday of every month is MMST Club Night. Club Night will take place Dec 2nd from 5:30-7pm at the Milton Sports Centre. All MiT's and Swim 2 Excel swimmers are invited to participate!

The Milton Marlins host a fun club night on the first Tuesday of every month. Club nights are informal, fun nights of swimming races for ALL levels of swimmers in the Marlin family. Come and see the senior swimmers show how its done, and cheer on the youngest of our team as they race down the 25m of MSC!

ALL MiT’s are invited to come out and participate! It’s a great chance to see some of the older swimmers in the club racing as well as a chance to show off their new skills for you parents in the stands! All MiT’s will get a chance to race during club nights. This is a fun night and there is no additional charge for your child to participate.

We hope to see you there!

Weekly Updates! - Dec 1st

1.) Club Night! - Tues Dec 2nd from 5:30- 7pm (Juniors practice still begins at 5PM)

2.) Practice changes/ cancellations (up to date calendar with changes found on our website HERE):

  • Friday Dec 12th- Senior AM & PM practice cancelled
  • Saturday Dec 13th- Junior and Senior practice cancelled due to Divisions swim meet
  • Monday Dec 14th- all swimmers that were at Divisions have Monday AM & PM off

*** ALL Juniors that are not attending Divisions will practice from 4-5pm on Monday Dec 14th (no 6-7pm practice)

*** NOVICE swimmers that normally swim from 6:45- 8pm on Mondays- on Mon Dec 14th, practice will run from 5:45- 7 PM.

3.) Christmas Break Schedule-
Novice-
Last practice will be Thursday December 18th. Swimmers are then off until Monday Jan 5th

Junior-
Last regularly scheduled practice is Thursday Dec 18th. They then have the below practices:

  • Sat. Dec 20th- 3:00-5:00 PM at the Toronto Pan Am pool (Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre 875 Morningside Avenue Toronto)
  • Mon. Dec 22nd: 12noon- 2 PM at MSC
  • Tues. Dec 23rd: 10 AM- 12 at MSC
  • Swimmers off until regular schedule resumes Mon. Jan 5th

Senior-
Regular practice up until Friday Dec 19th.

  • Sat. Dec 20th- 3:00-5:00 PM at the Toronto Pan Am pool (Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre 875 Morningside Avenue Toronto)
  • Mon. Dec 22nd: 12noon- 3 PM swim; 4-5 PM gym
  • Tues. Dec 23rd: 10 AM- 12 at MSC
  • Sat. Jan 3rd: 8:30- 11:30 AM at MSC
  • Regular schedule resumes Mon. Jan 5th


4.) Junior Dryland- We will be holding dryland practices for all Juniors on the following Friday AM's from 6:30-7:30 am. Melissa (our dryland coach who works with our Senior swimmers) will be running the 1 hour dryland session in the gym.

  • November 28th
  • January 23rd
  • February 27th
  • March 27th
  • May 1st
  • May 29th

5.) Long Course Practices at Toronto Pan Am Pool-

We will be running long course practices at the new Pan AM pool in Toronto on the following Saturdays. This practice is for all Junior and Senior swimmers. The below practices will take the place of the regularly scheduled Saturday AM practice on those days.

Practice will run from 3:00- 5:00 PM at Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre (875 Morningside Avenue Toronto):

  • Sat Dec 20th
  • Sat Jan 10th
  • Sat Jan 31st
  • Sat April 11th

Marlins on Twitter

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MiltonMarlins Awesome training session at TPASC for our Milton Marlins. Looking forward to the next session in January! pic.twitter.com/z8oWHt3NZo
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MiltonMarlins Milton Marlins at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre. pic.twitter.com/sgppMjUPKF
02:35AM Dec 21
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MiltonMarlins MMST Division 2 medal winners pose for a pic... We'll done to all Team members! pic.twitter.com/VzP76yQF4P
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MiltonMarlins MMST Divisions Highlights!: MMST placed 3rd out of 17 teams this past weekend at the Division 2 Team Champions... bit.ly/1GLYOTA
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MiltonMarlins MMST comes in 3rd at Div Champs! Best result in nearly 10yrs! Check out results under "family resources/online results" on our website. JB
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