2018 NYSPHSAA Girls Swimming & Diving Championships
The 2018 NYSPHSAA Girls Swimming and Diving Championships return to Ithaca College on Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17. Swimming preliminaries and ALL Diving will take place on Friday. On Saturday, finals and consolation finals of the swimming events will begin at 10:00 a.m.
||Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17
Schedule of Events:
Thursday, November 15-
2-8pm Practice-All Sections
Diving Sheet Due: 6:30 pm (Submit only ONE sheet)
Friday, November 16-
A.M. Swimming Preliminaries
||Sectional Coordinators' Meeting
||Swimming Officials' Meeting
||Parade of Officials
||Parade of Seniors
(15 min. break in place of Event #5)
Diving Preliminaries & Semi-Finals & Finals
|11:00am - 3:45pm
||Diving Warm-ups - ALL Sections (QUIET on the starts for swimming)
||Diving Preliminaries, Semi-Finals, and Finals (trial in conjunction with Swimming prelims after break of 200 Free Relay)
(After Diving is complete Friday night, Diving awards will be presented. Awards will be presented again on Saturday after the 200 Medley Relay)
Saturday, November 17-
Swimming Finals and Consolation Finals
||Finals & Consolation Finals
RULES: The Meet will be run under National Federation Rules.
ELIGIBILITY: A swimmer must qualify in a State Qualifying Meet by winning the event or meeting the State Qualifying Time in the meet, or by qualifying during the season by performing the time in a dual or championship meet.
DIVING: Final Entry sheets are to be turned into the Diving Ref. by 6:30P.M. on Thursday 16th, 2017.
This will mean we should have very few changes if any once diving sheets are submitted. Coaches are responsible for any errors due to any last minute changes. Preliminaries and semifinals will be held Friday at approximately 2:00 PM. If there are more than 32 divers entered the Sectional Coordinators will be notified prior to the meet. Submit one diving sheet per diver. Refer to Rule Book for Championship Meet "Choice of Dives".
AWARDS: Individual events:
Medals - 1st through 10th place
Ribbons - 11th through 20th place
FEDERATION AWARDS: 1- 10
Medals - 1st through 10th place
Sportsmanship T-Shirt Award: One per Section (Awarded at the same time as Outstanding Swimmer/Diver Award)
Outstanding Swimmer/Diver of the Meet: Plaque
Diving Awards will be presented Friday night and then again Saturday after the 200 Medley Relay. Swimming awards will be presented after EACH Championship heat. The athletes are asked to go directly to the ready room for the award ceremony Outstanding Athletes Award after 400 Free Relay
SCORING: 20 Place Championship Meet Scoring
ADMISSION: $8 Per Session, On-Line Price (DIVING is considered a separate session on Friday).
$10 Per Session, On-Site Price
Reminder for Spectators:
Spectrum is the official television broadcast partner of the NYSPHSAA State Championships, the NFHS Network is the official streaming partner. They own exclusive rights to all NYSPHSAA State Tournament events (Sub-regional, Regional, Semifinals and Finals).
Broadcasting or streaming a NYSPHSAA state championship of any kind (including social media accounts) is a violation of that agreement. Anyone not adhering to that policy will be asked to stop immediately.