TABLE INFORMATION
RUNNER Collects 2 'across the board forms' and the timers cards from each lane after each event. Delivers cards to scoring table.
TIMER Write or Verify event number, HEAT and swimmers name for each event. Please write legibly. This card is used by 4 different stations and makes life easier for everyone if this information is neatly available.
AVERAGER Should be from home team
Check that across the board (ATB) finishes agree. If the Across the Board officials have the same order of finish, THAT IS THE OFFICIAL ORDER OF FINISH FOR SCORING PURPOSES.
The scoring table MUST Check with Starter/Referee if there is a discrepancy with ATB finishes
If times are used for scoring, (AT DIRECTION OF THE MEET REFEREE ONLY) USE THE FOLLOWING PROCEDURES:

Circles
middle time if there are three times given,or average times if two times are given.
Circles the official time, writes place in lower corner of card, or DQ if appropriate.
Puts cards in place order and gives to scorers.
SCORERS One rep from each team
Each keep a running score on their separate score sheet, comparing occasionally for errors.
LEAGUE RULE NO SCORE SHALL BE RECORDED FOR A DQ!!
LEAGUE RULEBoth HOME TEAM and visiting team must record ALL scores, including times for all unofficial races from both teams.
 
INDIVIDUAL EVENTS
5 points for 1st place
3 points for 2nd place
1 point for 3rd place
RELAY EVENTS

7 points for 1st place


A team cannot sweep 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. In such a case, the 3rd place point will go to other team, providing the other team has a swimmer (relay team) that has not been disqualified. If the other team has no eligible swimmer (relay team), the third place score is discarded. - (But the ribbon still goes to the 3rd place swimmer/team.)
RIBBONS Usually one ribbon writer from each team, writing their team's ribbons.


At the end of each meet, Meet Sheets from both teams MUST be signed by the coach from each team.The HOME team makes a copy of the Meet Sheet and forwards it to the league secretary WITHIN 24 HOURS. (scorer can give signed meet sheets to attending coach)

Helpful items for scoring table - sharp pencils, paper clips, white-out, calculator, pencilsharpener and PATIENCE! GOOD LUCK!