last updated on December 4, 2016



Great wins for both teams against Westfield

Boys 226-86  Girls 211-101


Girls Bonding Night

Monday, 5 December 2016

at Maggie Deppe Walker's House

5023 Portsmouth Road, Fairfax, VA 22032

Bring your $5 dues if you have not already paid

There will be dinner served and please bring the following by last name:

A-D Dessert

E-J Fruit/Salad?Side Dish

K-P Main Dish

Q-Z Drinks

We will be making ribbons so please bring any and all puffy paint you have



 Team Dinner

Thursday, 8 December 2016

Dinner starts at 6:30 PM

Mandatory Team Meeting starts at 7 PM

RSS Yellow Cafeteria



Meet Departure

Friday, 9 December 2016

All swimmers MUST arrive at RSS by 5:00 PM and the bus will leave promptly at 5:10 PM



RSD Needs Officials

We need volunteers to officiate at meets.  Some experience is preferred must not mandatory – we can train newcomers.

We need to provide 6 officials at every home meet and 4 officials at every away meet:   

  • Referee and Starter (home only): VHSL certification required, PVS experience recommended, summer league experience acceptable
  • Stroke & Turn Judges (2 every meet): Either PVS certification or VHSL certification required (if you’ve officiated summer league, you can handle VHSL)
  • Relay Take Off Judges (2 every meet): All are welcome and we can train newcomers

Rules Clinic

The all officials meeting (both swim and dive) will be on Tuesday November 22nd at 7:00 pm at Oakton High School. 

  • Not mandatory but highly recommended for all officials! 
  • Will go over basic stroke rules, points of emphasis for this season, and differences between HS and USA swimming rules
  • Break-outs for S&T, Starters, Referees to go over each position in more detail
  • Good refresher for those of us who do not officiate regularly throughout the year

VHSL Registration

Only required if either:

  • You are going to be a Starter or Referee
  • You want to be a Stroke and Turn Judge at the post season meets (districts/conference meet, northern region meet, states)


  • Registration for swim and dive closes on 1/15/2017
  • Online test closes 12/01/2016 (required if not USA Swimming certified)

Registration cost

  • $45 for non USA Swimming certified officials

$30 for USA Swimming certified official

  • RSD does not reimburse officials

Registration Steps

  • See Swim Officials Registration Help Document


  • Register & Pay


  • Take Online Clinic


  • Take Online Test
For more information, please contact either James Mulvenon at
or Jeff Beima at


Team Meal Checks Past Due
Each team member must have a check for $28 made out to "Denise Johnson"
to cover all Thursday team meals
If your athlete has not paid, please email Denise Johnson @


Timers Needed for the 2016-2017 Season

Please go to our Sign-Up Genius site to volunteer

RSD Timer Sign-Up



Congratulations to our 6A State Champion Girls and Boys Teams

Double State Champs




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