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December 29, 2021 - New Western Zone SCY Senior Meet March 30 - April 2, 2022


The Western Zone has announced a new SCY Senior Meet in St. George, Utah, March 30 - April 2, 2022.

Entries OPEN on OME: Monday, February 7th with an entry limit of 600 athletes. The sanctioned meet announcement will be coming in mid-January.

2022 Short Course Senior Zones
March 30 – April 2, 2022 - St. George, Utah

IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT THE MEET

Sanctioned Meet Announcement Available Mid-January

1. Meet Size & Entry Process

  • Open Entries on OME on Monday, Feb 7, 2022
  • CLOSE with team having 600th athlete entered * NO new qualifiers * NO late entries
  • Year 1 Time Standards will be the 2021 summer SRZ QTs, with no dequal times for Year 1
  • Max age of 19
  • Qualifying Time Period: October 1, 2020 through the close of entries
  • Proof of Times - All Individual Event times must appear in SWIMS during the Qual Period
  • Proof of Times not required for Relays


2. Lead Officials

  • Mary Jo Swalley - Meet Referee
  • Patrick Hunter - Admin Referee
  • Chris Lam - Team Lead Chief Judge
  • Derrigan Silver - Lead Starter
  • Jody Rash - Meet Director


3. Event Order

Day 1 - Prelims & Finals
200 Back
100 Fly
500 Free
200 Medley Relay * Limited to A & B relays per gender team -- All relays at the end of Finals

Day 2 - Prelims & Finals
200 Free
100 Back
400 IM
200 Free Relay * Limited to A & B relays per gender per team -- All relays at the end of Finals

Day 3 - Prelims & Finals
200 Fly
100 Free
200 Breast
200 Mixed Medley Relay * Max of 4 relay entries per team -- All relays at the end of Finals

Day 4 - PRELIMS
100 Breast
50 Free
200 IM
1650 Free - fastest heat of each gender swims in Finals * all others in Nat Event Format, with 2nd fastest heat of men
ending just before start of Finals warmup

Day 4 - FINALS
100 Breast
* Women's 1650 Free Fastest Heat *
50 Free
* Men's 1650 Free Fastest Heat *
200 IM
Mixed 200 Free Relay * Max of 4 relay entries per team -- All relays at the end of Finals

4. Meet Entries

    Individual Entries

  • Enter up to 8 events, with a max of 6 swum (not including Time Trials)
  • Max of 3 per day (including Time Trials)


    Bonus Events

  • Max of two bonus events for one qualified entry
  • Must meet Bonus time standard
  • Bonus events are 200Y or shorter


    Relay Entries

  • All relays swum at the end of Finals, in National Event format: Fastest two heats of women followed by fastest two heats of men; then alternating women/men fastest to slowest
  • Single gender relays -- max of two relay entries per team, per gender
  • Mixed gender relays -- max of 4 relay entries per team
  • NO Relay Only Athletes --- must be entered in the meet to swim on relay
  • Relays will be aggregate times in OME / SWIMS: * Free Relays can use actual 50 / 100 Free times * Medley Relays will use 400 aggregate times for seeding purposes
  • Proof of times not required for Relays


5. Meet Format

  • Prelims: Fast to Slow
  • Finals: Slow to Fast
  • 1650 swum in Nat Event Format -- fastest seeded heats in Finals
  • Four heats of 8 in Finals (D, C, B, A) for events 200 yards and shorter
  • Three heats of 8 in Finals (C, B, A) for 400 IM & 500 Free


6. Scoring

  • Top 16 scoring for Individual & Relays (relays are double points)


7. Awards

  • No Finals Ready Room & No Parading
  • Top Three Ind & Relay
  • Individual Awards immediately after A Heat behind the blocks -- Relays given to coaches
  • Individual High Point - Women & Men
  • Team Awards – Women, Men, Combined


8. Meet Entry Fees

  • Athlete Surcharge: $35
  • Ind Entries: $15
  • Relay Entries: $35
  • Time Trials: $20 IE / $40 Relay


Time Standards