Tigers, Makos set for swim season

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Season opens this week

By The Staff

The Lancaster County Recreation Commission summer swim team program will again feature two Lancaster area teams – the Tigers and the Makos.

The Tigers were scheduled to open their season Thursday, June 6 with the first of three straight home meets, but the meet was postponed to Monday, June 10 when the Tigers will swim the Chester Waves.

The Makos opened their season Saturday at Camden.

The Tigers and Makos will swim their home meets at the Lancaster County pool, which is located at the corner of York and Wylie Streets.

The Tuesday and Thursday home meets are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. The home team warms up at 5 p.m., with the visitors to warm up at 5:30.

Saturday meets begin at 9 a.m., with the home team warming up at 8 a.m. and the visitors warming up at 8:30 a.m.

The Makos are led by coaches Denise Walker and Michelle Mothershed.

The Tigers are guided by head coach Charles Henry, who is assisted by Kelly Steen and Jerry Wright.

The annual Aquatics meet is set for July 9-10 at the Kershaw Aquatics Center.

Tigers schedule

June 10 Chester, 6 p.m.

June 11 Kershaw, 6 p.m.

June 13 Makos, 6 p.m.

June 15 at Camden, 9 a.m.

June 18 at Chester, 6 p.m.

June 22 at Makos, 9 a.m.

June 25 Camden, 6 p.m.

June 29 at Kershaw, 9 a.m.

Makos schedule

June 8 at Camden

June 13 at Tigers, 6 p.m.

June 15 Chester, 9 a.m.

June 18 Kershaw, 6 p.m.

June 20 Camden, 6 p.m.

June 22 Tigers, 9 a.m.

June 25 at Chester, 6 p.m.

 June 27 at Kershaw, 6 p.m.