26. Swimming and Diving

ARTICLE 26

SWIMMING & DIVING

CIF STATE SWIMMING AND DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Friday-Saturday, May 20-21, 2016

Clovis West Aquatic Complex, Clovis

I. CIF STATE SWIMMING AND DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP REGULATIONS

The state Federated Council rules governing entries per section are as follows:

A. SWIMMING ENTRIES:

STATE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS

SECTION AUTOMATIC ENTRIES

Central

2

Central Coast

3

Los Angeles

2

North Coast

3

Northern

1

Oakland

1

Sac-Joaquin

3

San Diego

3

San Francisco

1

Southern

5

Total

24

B. SWIMMING AT-LARGE ENTRIES:

(1) An athlete shall earn an at-large entry into the State Meet if his/her mark at the final Section competition (which qualifies entrants to the State Meet) is equal to or better than the average of the 8th place qualifying time from the State Meet finals from the three (3) most recent years.

(2) At-Large times for the 2016 CIF State Swimming Championships will be posted on the CIF website (www.cifstate.org) as well as the Championship Handbook.

C. DIVING ENTRIES:

(1) Number of swimming entries plus one (1).

STATE DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS

SECTION AUTOMATIC ENTRIES

Central

3

Central Coast

4

Los Angeles

3

North Coast

4

Northern

2

Oakland

2

Sac-Joaquin

4

San Diego

4

San Francisco

2

Southern

6

Total

34

D. DIVING AT-LARGE ENTRIES:

(1) There will be no at-large qualifiers for diving.

E. QUALIFYING TO CIF STATE/REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Teams/Individuals must compete, and qualify through, their respective CIF Section Championships to participate in CIF State/Regional Championships.

NOTE: Complete details on the 2016 CIF State Swimming and Diving Championships will be available on the State CIF website (www.cifstate.org) approximately 45-60 days prior to the event.