Press Releases

Minisink Swim Club Hosts 62nd Annual Town & Country All Team Meet

Summer Swimming Sportsmanship at its Best
Taz Bower, T&C League Secretary presenting trophy to Clearwater Coaches Alex Ingerman and Emily Vlass

The Minisink Swim and Tennis Club, at 1 Princeton St. in Chatham, selected its best swim team performers to represent the club in the 62nd annual Town and Country League All-Team Meet, held Saturday, July 29, at the Club’s compound.

The Town and Country League is comprised of six teams: the Berkeley Aquatic Club of Berkeley Heights, the Chatham Fish and Game Association, the Clearwater Swim Club of New Providence, the Crestview Swim and Tennis Club of New Providence, the Minisink Swim and Tennis Club, and the Noe Pond Club of Chatham Township.

According to the Amateur Athletic Association, the Town and Country League’s All-Team Meet is the first and oldest summer swim team competition in the nation.

Sign Up for E-News

Today’s All-Team Meet boasts 50 events, which include medley and freestyle relays per age group for boys and girls, and one race per age group for boys and girls for each of the four strokes: the backstroke, the breaststroke, the butterfly and the freestyle.

Competing for Minisink as the club’s “best of the best” were Allison Barton, Carol Barton, Kyle Beebe, Abbie Bigham, Aiden Bolten, Ashlyn Carpenter, Tanner Clark, Sadie Clarke, Sophia Clarke, Alex Doroski, Luke Doroski, Will Foucher, Emily Gorham, Noelle Grady, Aiden Kagan, Elena Latorre, Gianna Latorre, Avery Loock, Andrew McDavid, Conor Mulligan, Dylan Mulligan, Avery Nash, Will Nash, Annie Niekerk, Molly Niekerk, Ryan Sprague, Liam Sweeney, Will Von Doussa, Maeve Willmann, and Kate Ziegler

With a total of 312 points, Clearwater came in 1st place; with a total of 233 points, Minisink came in 2nd place; with a total of 203 points, Berkeley came in 3rd place; with a total of 187 points, Crestview came in 4th place; with a total of 180 points Noe came in 5th place; and with a total of 139 points, Fish and Game came in 6th place to end their summer swim season.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, March 12 – Sunday, March 18, 2018


By Galina Natenzon

After the storm of the Annual Friends’ Book Sale (no, not the snowstorm), the library is returning to relative peace and quiet.  The sale continues with Bag Sale ($8 for a large bag of books) on Monday, Tuesday, and until most books are sold.

For information about all programs or to sign up, please call the library at 973‑635‑0603 or go ...

Proud of Chatham Township Residents During "Weather Events"

March 13, 2018

To the Editor

As I watch the next “Weather Event” cross my computer screen I am compelled not to roll my eyes in hopelessness to but reflect on the incredible response of helpfulness I have seen throughout the Chatham Township Community over the last several days. 

We are a rural community with dozen of miles of winding road yet we have seen our volunteer first ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 13

On this episode of AtlantiCast, new clinical studies in the fields of cardiology and immunotherapy, national and statewide recognitions for Atlantic Health System medical centers and the inaugural AtlantiCast Collab Challenge!


Soprano Anita Lyons Featured Soloist at Summit Symphony Concert Mar. 25

March 17, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - The music of Grieg, Schumann ad Strauss will form the centerpiece of the next Summit Symphony Orchestra concert of the 2017-18 season, a performance which will take place March 25, beginning at 2 p.m., in the Summit High School Auditorium. Admission to all Summit Symphony concerts is free, with donations gratefully accepted. 

American Soprano ...