Pearland Pirates Updates - Tryouts, Parent Meeting, Practice Schedule, Volunteer Opportunities
We wanted to provide a quick update on the 2022 season! We have about 1 month before practices start on May 10th!
Please check out our website at www.pearlandpirates.com. The website is updated with the current calendar of events, practice schedule, FAQs, meet schedule, and coaches’ information.
For our new swimmers:
-Emails to sign up for tryouts at the Pearland Natatorium on Sunday, April 24th between 3 and 6pm have been sent out. If you have a new swimmer to the team and you did not receive the email, please reach out to the swim board at email@example.com. Please sign up your swimmer for a tryout time!
-Parents Meeting for NEW swimmers or parents of swimmers who were previously pre-racers and will now be participating in regular meets, will be in-person on Tuesday, May 3rd at 6pm at the covered pavilion next to the Silverlake Pool at 2715 Southwyck Pkwy. The board members will be there to give an overview of what to expect this season at practices and meets and to go over volunteer requirements, etc. Parents of returning swimmers are welcome to come but this meeting is geared for all our new swimmers.
Here is our practice schedule. You will be able to sign up for practice times beginning on Monday, April 25th.
May Practices (Begin Tuesday, May 10th)
4:00-4:40pm – 10 and Under @ Silverlake and Silvercreek
4:45-5:25pm – 14 and Under @ Silverlake and Silvercreek
5:30-6:10pm – 14 and Under @ Silverlake and Silvercreek
6:15-6:55pm – 18 and Under including high school/Jr coaches who want to practice @ Silvercreek only
June Practices (Begin Wednesday, June 1st)
6:30-7:10am – 18 and Under @ Silverlake and Silvercreek
7:15-7:55am – 18 and Under @ Silverlake and Silvercreek
8:00-8:40am – 18 and Under @ Silverlake and Silvercreek
8:45-9:25am – 10 and Under and high school/jr coaches who want to practice @ Silvercreek only
Due to Dawson and Pearland High School graduations taking place on Friday, May 27th, there will be no practices this day!
Due to the pools being closed for cleaning after the Memorial Day holiday on Tuesday, May 31st, there will be no practices this day!
Packet pickup will be on Thursday, May 19th from 5-7pm at Big Horn BBQ, 2300 Smith Ranch Road. We will have your swimmers’ team shirt, cap, and draw string bag. We will also have goodies from our sponsors to hand out. Please join us and stay for dinner. 15% of the sales from our team will go back to the Pearland Pirates.
Open Volunteer opportunities:
Please keep in mind, we are a volunteer organization and each family is required to volunteer for 1 shift per meet that your swimmer attends!
We still have following Committee Chairs open and 1 open Parent Board position. These positions count towards your entire season’s volunteer obligation.
-Ribbons Committee Chair
-Ready Area Committee Chair
-Spirit Shop Committee Chair
-Vice President, Parent Board
Please email the board with any volunteer questions! We would love to have you join us!
We are very excited about the upcoming season and are looking forward to meeting all our new swimmers and welcoming our returning swimmers back!
See you all soon at the pool!
Pearland Pirates Board