Knowlton Swim and Dive Teams

Educational, fun & healthy competition

Educational, fun & healthy competition

Knowlton Swim Team

Knowlton’s Swim Team is a great way to get your child involved for the summer. We are always looking for new families to join our big Knowlton family. Kids will learn swimming in a fun, casual environment. Our season is jam- packed with friends, events, competition, and most importantly, fun! All of our members are very welcoming and our tradition of excellence in the Delco League is one of a kind.

Knowlton’s Swim Team has an excellent reputation for providing educational, fun and healthy competition for children of all ages.  

 

 
Team Requirements:
  • Must Be a Member of Knowlton swim Club.
  • One parent of each swim team member must also be a member of the club. Ensures swim league eligibility.
  • The child should be able to swim one length of the pool without stopping, freestyle and/or backstroke.
  • Must be between 4 and 18 years of age.
  • New members are welcome at pre-season practice sessions. See Schedule

KNOWLTON SWIM and DIVE TEAM REGISTER HERE

 

Pre-Season Practice Springton Lake Middle school

Knowlton Swim Team Practice Pre Season Springton Lake 6:30 - 7:30pm

All participants MUST sign a waiver to use the Springton Lake facility.
Rose Tree Media Waiver and Release Form 

Meet our Knowlton Coaches

 

Head Swim Coach Thomas Limouze

Thomas is returning for his second year and is excited to build on the success and fun of last summer's season.  Thomas is finishing up his third year of coaching the Swarthmore College swimming teams.  Thomas brings 15 years of coaching experience and more than 20 years of competitive swimming experience with him.  From his years of being a summer club swimmer and coach, Thomas remembers fun meets and practices, great team traditions, and spending the summer with friends and teammates.  He can’t wait to see all of the team and to get to know all of the new members of Knowlton Swim Team.  It’s going to be a great summer of swimming! 

Assistant Swim Coach Alyssa Myers

Alyssa was a standout swimmer for Villa Maria Academy, Suburban Swim Club and Rose Tree Woods. She currently swims at Widener University where she is majoring in Biology Pre-Physical Therapy. She cannot wait to return to Knowlton Swim club for her second year. She is looking forward to a fun summer of continuing team traditions, developing swimmers, and making great memories! 

Assistant Swim Coach Evan Perkowski

Evan was a standout swimmer at Waynesboro Area Senior High School and Waynesboro Area YMCA in central Pennsylvania. He just wrapped up his third year at Widener University, where he swims with Coach Alyssa and is majoring in biology. He is very excited to get to know the members of Knowlton Swim Club, to work with all of the swimmers to reach their goals, and to have an amazing summer that is full of fun!

Assistant Swim Coach Brooke Dresden

Brooke has been swimming since she was five. She has just completed her swimming careers for the Ridley YMCA RAYS swim team and the Penncrest High School swim team. She graduates from Penncrest High School in June 2017 and will be attending Carnegie Mellon University, majoring in microbiology. This summer will be her last year swimming as a Knowlton Golden Warrior, and she is extremely excited for the opportunity to pass along all that the team has taught her in the past ten years in her new position as a coach. 

Knowlton  Dive Team

Head Dive Coach Mary Schlegel

Dive Coach Mary Schlegel has been an important member of the Knowlton community and has coached diving at Knowlton for forty years.  She has shared her expertise, knowledge, love of diving and love of teaching with many children in Delaware County.  Mary has coached Penncrest Diving Team for 34 years . She has passed on her love of the sport to well over 1,000 children in our community.  Her knowledge and experience brings unparalleled expertise to Knowlton Swim Club.

Assistant Dive Coach Rachel Cotton

Rachel is a senior communications major at Penn State Behrend Erie Pa.  
She joined Knowlton's Team at age seven years old and participated on Knowlton's dive team every year through her graduation from high school.  During her high school years she competed Junior Olympics for a club team and dove for Penncrest High School.  Rachel also dove her freshman year at Penn State and was AMCC champion on 3 meter and placed 2nd on one meter. This will be her fourth year coaching for Knowlton Dive Team

Assistant Dive Coach Margaret Fisher

Margaret currently works in the Upper Darby School District.  She has coached at Knowlton Swim Club for nine years and Hidden Hollow Swim Club for six years. Currently during winter she coaches Radnor Aquatic Club. She was honored last summer to start Springfield Swim Clubs diving team where they won the Delco B Champs.  She has been diving since she was ten years and is still diving Masters.

 

Schedule

Knowlton swim team competes in the Delco League.  

Pre-Season Practice
Springton Lake Middle School Pool

All participants MUST sign a waiver to use the Springton Lake facility. Rose Tree Media Waiver and Release Form

  • At Springton Lake
    • May 30th - June 9th
    • Mon - Fri
    • 6:30-7:30 pm
Practice at Knowlton:  

Mon - Fri - June 12th - 16th
4:30-6:00

Beginning June 19th

  • Mon. - Fri. 9am - 11am.  (Older)
                   11am - 12pm.(Younger)
  • There will be a second practice on June 19th 4:30-6:00
Varsity  Meets:  

Saturday Mornings thru July.
All Swimmers should plan to compete in all of the Varsity meets unless notified as JV only swimmers.
Many of the younger swimmers will be notified as JV Only swimmers by the coaches.  

June 24th, 2017 - Karakung at Knowlton senior recognition
July 1st, 2017 - Knowlton at Lawrence Park
July 8th, 2017 - Knowlton at Springfield
July 15th 2017- Knowlton at Lansdowne
July 15th 2017 - Knowlton Swim and Dive Team Party
July 22nd, 2017 - Knowlton's bye week

Champioships

July 29th, 2017 - Springfield

JV Meets:
Wednesdays at 6pm thru July.
All members under age 12 should attend these meets 

Many of the younger swimmers will be notified as JV Only Swimmers
All others should plan on attending All varsity meets too.

June 28th, 2017 - Knowlton at Hilltop
July 5th, 2017 - Knowlton at springfield
July 12th, 2017 - Lawrence Park at Knowlton
July 19th, 2017 - Ridley Township at Knowlton
July 26th, 2017 - Knowlton at Aldan

DIVING 

Diving Practice - Monday thru Friday 9:30am  - 11:30am
Diving Meets – Tuesdays at 6pm thru July
Novice Diving Championships - July 21 

Diving Meets
Begin at 6:00pm

Tuesday June 20th - required 101
Karakung at Knowlton

Tuesday June 27th - required 201
Knowlton @ Springfield  (one meter only)

Thursday July 6th Required 5111
Knowlton at Ridley Township

Tuesday July 11th- required 401
Nasau at Knowlton

Tuesday July 18th required 101 (jrs) and 301 (srs)
Knowlton at Ridley Park

CHAMPIONSHIPS
Friday July 21st         Novice at Knowlton
Monday July 24th      Jr Girls at Ridley Park
Tuesday July 25th      Jr. Boys Prospect Park
Thursday July 27th    Seniors@ Ridley Township 5:00pm start

OTHER MEETS
Hidden Hollow Diving Invitational June 24th & 25th
Paul Christiansen, Ridley Township, July 16th
Elite Meet July 31st

Swim Meet Registration and Volunteers

 

Meet Registration Instructions -
  • To enter your swimmer in JV and Varsity meets this season, please use the forms linked below for each meet.
  • Through the form you can let us know which of your swimmers will be able to attend a specific meet.
  • You must let us know that your swimmer(s) will be attending each meet otherwise we will assume that they are unavailable and they will not be added to the meet.
  • Make sure to complete a meet registration form for each of the meets that your swimmer plans to attend.
  • For swimmers 13 and older, please do not register them for JV meets.
  • For JV only swimmers (coaches will notify parents of JV only squad) please do not register your JV swimmer for varsity meets.
  • If you have questions about meet registration please do not hesitate to contact Coach Thomas - KSCSwimCoach@linvilla.com
Varsity Meet Registration Forms -
CHAMPIONSHIPS
VARSITY MEET VOLUNTEER SIGNUPS
 
JV Meet Registration Forms -
JV Parent Volunteers Needed

Diving Team

Dive Coach Mary Schlegel has been coaching for 40 years at Knowlton. Her knowledge and experience brings unparalleled expertise to Linvilla’s diving teams. 

ScheduleFor more information, contact Mary Schlegel at 610-517-6509.

  • Diving Practice - Monday thru Friday 9:30am  - 11:30am
  • Diving Meets – Tuesdays at 6pm thru July
  • Novice Diving Championships - July 21 
Diving Meets

Begin at 6:00pm

Tuesday June 20th - required 101
Karakung at Knowlton

Tuesday June 27th - required 201
Knowlton @ Springfield  (one meter only)

Thursday July 6th Required 5111
Knowlton at Ridley Township

Tuesday July 11th- required 401
Nasau at Knowlton

Tuesday July 18th required 101 (jrs) and 301 (srs)
Knowlton at Ridley Park

CHAMPIONSHIPS

Friday July 21st         Novice at Knowlton
Monday July 24th      Jr Girls at Ridley Park
Tuesday July 25th      Jr. Boys Prospect Park
Thursday July 27th    Seniors@ Ridley Township 5:00pm start

OTHER MEETS
  • Hidden Hollow Diving Invitational June 24th & 25th
  • Paul Christiansen, Ridley Township, July 16th
  • Elite Meet July 31st

Swim Team Eligibility and Sign up

Requirements:

  • Must Be a Member of Knowlton swim Club.
  • One parent of each swim team member must also be a member of the club. Ensures swim league eligibility.
  • The child should be able to swim one length of the pool without stopping, freestyle and/or backstroke.
  • Must be between 4 and 18 years of age.

New members are welcome at pre-season practice sessions. See Schedule

KNOWLTON SWIM AND DIVE TEAM REGISTRATION CLICK HERE

 

 

Team Suits and Important Links & Forms

Rose Tree Media School District Release Waiver (Indoor Practice at Springton Lake)

All swim team participants must sign a release to swim pre-season at Springoton Lake

 
Swim Suit Link toadhollowathletics.com
Enter your team name in the search (Knowlton) and it will bring up the order page.

If parents order suits before June 12th and have them delivered to the store, Toad Hollow, there will be no shipping charges.
Jean D. will pick them up and bring them to the pool.

Suits can be ordered after June 12th, but parents will have to pay shipping charges.

Swim Team Dive Team Sign up Link

Swimmer sign/up instructions visit Swim Meet Entries and volunteers section

 

Delco League website

 

 

Pool/ Team Records

POOL RECORDS 
     
More Updates will be coming soon.....

 TEAM RECORDS

 

Swim Meet Swim Club Addresses

Aldan Swim Club

  • 308 North Elm Avenue  Aldan, PA 19018    11.6 miles    24 minutes

Aquatic Swim Club (Intra County Swim League

  • 925 Amosland Road Morton, PA 19070    6.9 miles       15 minutes

Aronimink Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Atlantic Coast Swim Team (Suburban Swim League)

  • 1130 McDermott Drive West Chester, PA 19380    15.2 miles      25 minutes

Briarcliffe Swim Club

  • North Bartram and West Oak Avenues Glenolden, PA 19036
    8.8 miles, 23 minutes

Brookhaven Swim Club

  • Chester Creek Road Brookhaven, PA 19015       1.8 miles       5 minutes

Broomall's Lake Country Club

  • 501 West Third Street Media, PA 19063      3.4 miles      8 minutes

Clifton Heights Swim Club

  • 600 East Broadway Avenue Clifton Heights, PA 19018

Conestoga Swim Club

  • 501 Sproul Road Villanova, PA 19085

Creekside Swim Club

  • Moore Road Wallingford, PA 19086

Drexel Swim Club (Intra- County Swim League)

  • 510 Parkway Drive Broomall, PA 19008

Folcroft Swim Club (Intra- County Swim League)

  • Ashland and Warwick Avenues Folcroft, PA 19032

Glenolden Swim Club 

  • 10 East South Avenue Glenolden, PA 19036        8.3 miles      18 minutes

Hidden Hollow Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • Linville and Spring Valley Roads Media, PA 19063        0.8 miles    3 minutes

Hiltop Swim Club

  • 90 Hilltop Road Havertown, PA 19083

Karakung Swim Club

  • 1800 Karakung Drive Havertown, PA 19083      13.3 miles       23 minutes

Lansdowne Swim Club

  • Driveway on the northeast corner of the intersection of Burmont Road and Baltimore Pike
    Lansdowne, PA 19050         8.8 miles          19 minutes

Lawrence Park Swim Club

  • 293 Langford Road Broomall, PA 19008

Marple Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 102 Bonsall Avenue Broomall, PA 19008

Martins Dam Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 1045 Croton Road Wayne, PA 19087

Nassau Swim Club (Intra- County League)

  • 25 South Swarthmore Avenue Ridley Park, PA 19078       6.4 miles       14 minutes

Pennypacker Country Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 120 Pennypacker Road Downingtown, PA 19335

Ply- Mar Swim Club

  • 3032 Butler Pike Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

Plymouth Meeting Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 1724 Gallagher Road Plymouth Meeting, PA 19426

Primos Secane Club (Intra- County League)

  • 896 Bunting Lane Clifton Heights, PA 19018

Prospect Park (Intra- County League)

  • 13th & Washington Avenues Prospect Park, PA 19076     7.6 mile     18 minutes

Riddlewood Swim Club

  • 56 War Trophy Lane Media, PA 19063

Ridley Park Swim Club

  • 610 Hancock Street Ridley Park, PA 19078     5.9 miles       14 minutes

Ridley Township Swim Club

  • 2001 South Academy Avenue Folsom, PA 19033      6.9 miles       16 minutes

Rose Tree Woods Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 423 Candlewood Road Broomall, PA 19008

Rose Valley Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 1 Pool Lane Rose Valley, PA 19065

Springfield Swim Club

  • 343 North Rolling Road Springfield, PA 19064

Springton Lake Middle School

  • 1900 North Providence Road Media, PA 19063      6 miles     9 minutes

St. Albans Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 160 Brookside Road Newtown Square, PA 19073

Stony Lane Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 1805 Youngs Ford Road Merion Station, PA 19035

Swarthmore Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • 201 Riverview Road Swarthmore, PA 19081

Tinicum Swim Club (Intra- County League)

  • 120 Chippewa Street Essington, PA 19029

Wallingford Swim Club (Suburban Swim League)

  • Meadon & Providence Roads Wallingford, PA 19086