An area swim team is looking for new athletes. T-C-A-Y Tidalwaves are consistently in the top four of the 40 teams in the Heartland Area Championships and have been led by coach Nancy Miller for the past 21 years. They're holding a recruitment event tomorrow evening.

Miller tells the Big Z that she and other coaches will be educating parents and potential swimmers aged 5 through 21 of what it is like to swim competitively:

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Swimmers train at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey and Principia College in Elsah. Although the information and recruitment event will be held from 7-8:30pm Tuesday at Alton High, the event is open to swimmers within the Riverbend area. Parents may request a registration in advance by emailing the team: for more information.


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