Tag Archives: Swim Team

Memphis Swim Team to Begin 14th Season

All school-age youth are invited to join the Memphis Swim Team.  Swimmers age 11 and over will sign-up and begin practice on Wednesday, June 12.  Sign-up and the first practice for age 10 and under will be Monday, June 17 at 8:30 AM at the pool.  All swimmers and at least one parent for new […]

High Price Tag Sinks Plan to Remove Pool Ramp for Swim Meets

A proposal to renovate the Memphis swimming pool to offer the opportunity to host local swim meets is proving more costly than first expected, likely putting the move on hold. The Memphis City Council on January 5th discussed bid estimates for the proposed removal and replacement of the ramp at the north end of the […]

Swim Team Practice Set to Resume After Lane Line Concerns Addressed

After abruptly canceling the 2017 swim team season earlier last week, organizers met with the Memphis City Council in a special meeting June 15th to address concerns about proper markings on the pool bottom. Prior to the first scheduled practice on Monday, June 12th, Coach Trinity Davis informed the swim team members over the weekend […]

Swim Team Concerns

Chris, After the many years of the Memphis Swim Team providing more than one hundred children with the opportunity to learn stroke swimming along with the benefit of healthy exercise as well as the fun, wholesome entertainment and interaction with others it fosters, it saddens me that the City of Memphis and its pool manager […]

Memphis Swim Team to Begin 12th Season

All school-age youth are invited to join the Memphis Swim Team.  Sign-up and the first practice will be Monday, June 12 at 11:30 at the pool. The team practices Monday through Friday from 11:30-1:00 except on meet days.  The Memphis Swim Team is a member of the River Country Swim League and a schedule of […]

Swim Team Gearing Up for 10th Season

There will be an informational and sign-up meeting on Sunday, June 7th at 6:00 p.m. at the Legion (swimming pool) Park in Memphis for anyone interested in joining the Memphis Swim Team.  All school-age youth are invited to participate. The Memphis Swim Team is a member of the River Country Swim League and a schedule […]

Swim Team Gearing Up for Ninth Season

There will be an informational and sign-up meeting on Monday, May 19 at 6:00 p.m. at the Legion (swimming pool) Park in Memphis for anyone interested in joining the Memphis Swim Team.  All school-age youth are invited to participate. The Memphis Swim Team is a member of the River Country Swim League and a schedule […]

Swimmers Cross River to Do Battle in Quincy

A total of 47 members of the Memphis division of the Can-Oka Swim Team (Canton/Kahoka/Memphis) met to compete against the Sheridan Swim Club in Quincy on August 1, 2012. Memphis swimmers who placed in the top 10 in their events are listed below: Girls 6 & under Freestyle relay, 1st–Carlee Smith Mixed 8 & under […]

Local Team Members Help Can-Oka Best Pittsfield

  The Can-Oka Swim Team (Canton/Kahoka/Memphis) was hosted by the Pittsfield, Illinois Swim Team on July 28. Memphis swimmers who placed in the top 10 in their events are listed below: Girls 8 & under Freestyle relay, 2nd place–Carlee Smith Mixed 8 & under Freestyle relay, 3rd–Aiden Frederick, Hannah Snodgrass Girls 9-10 Freestyle relay, 4th–Ashtyn […]

Local Swimmers Fair Well at Canton Meet

The Can-Oka Swim Team composed of swimmers from Canton, Kahoka, and Memphis competed in a meet held at Canton on June 27 against Quincy Sheridan Swim Club.  Memphis swimmers placing in the top 10 in their events are listed below. Girls 6 & under Freestyle relay, 1st place – Carlee Smith Mixed 8 & under […]