Awards & Scoring

Participation Awards

All participants receive one commemorative swim bag tag to recognize their participation.

Heat Winner

Each heat winner for preliminary events receives a heat winner ribbon and a coupon for a free scoop of ice cream. 

Individual Awards

Awards are given for all age groups for 1st through 18th place in all final individual events and relays. Every participating member of the placing relay team will receive an award. Medals are awarded for 1st-3rd place. Ribbons are awarded for 4th-18th place. 

Age Group Trophies

The team with the highest score in each age group (girls and boys each separately) receives a trophy.

Tom Knoche Trophy (Team Trophy)

This trophy is awarded to the team with the most points overall. Only the highest placing relay team from each pool scores points for the final team totals. 

Pete Christiansen Trophy (Efficiency Award)

This award recognizes the team with the highest ratio of total team points to the number of participating swimmers. 

Food Drive Trophy

This award goes to the team contributing the greatest value of items per swimmer. Credit card and cash donations go the farthest! The competition ends at 12:30 p.m. on Friday. The winning team will be announced at the end of the meet on Saturday.