Tom and becky swim meet

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tom and becky swim meet

Jul 3, While on the way home from a swim meet, Tom Donati was handed a when swimmer Kevin McLaughlin and David Becky were freshman at. Tom and Becky Swim Meet. Name: Tom and Becky Swim Meet. Date: February. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain is an novel about a young boy growing up He skips school to swim and is made to whitewash the fence the next day as punishment. He cleverly Tom and Becky get separated from the others and wander lost in the extensive cave complex for the next few days. Becky.

Back in school, Tom gets himself back in Becky's favour after he nobly accepts the blame and punishment for a book she has ripped. At Potter's trial, Tom decides to speak out and Joe escapes through a window before he can be apprehended. Henceforth the boys live in constant fear of Joe's revenge on them for incriminating him. Summer arrives, and Tom and Huck go hunting for buried treasure in a haunted house.

After venturing upstairs they hear a noise below. Peering through holes in the floor, they see Injun Joe disguised as a deaf-mute Spaniard; Injun Joe and his companion plan to bury some stolen treasure of their own.

tom and becky swim meet

From their hiding spot, Tom and Huck wriggle with delight at the prospect of digging it up. By chance the villains discover an even greater gold hoard buried in the hearth and carry it all off to a better secret hiding place.

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The boys are determined to find where it has gone. One night Huck spots them and follows them. He overhears their plans to attack the wealthy Widow Douglas. By running to fetch help, Huck prevents the crime and becomes an anonymous hero.

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Tom and Becky get separated from the others and wander lost in the extensive cave complex for the next few days. Becky gets extremely dehydrated and starved, so Tom's search for a way out gets even more desperate. He accidentally encounters Injun Joe in the caves one day but is not seen by his nemesis.

Eventually, he finds a way out, and they are joyfully welcomed back by their community. When Tom hears of the sealing several days later and directs a posse to the cave, they find Injun Joe's corpse just inside the sealed entrance, starved to death.

A week later, having deduced from Injun Joe's presence at McDougal's Cave that the villain must have hidden the stolen gold inside, Tom takes Huck to the cave and they find the box of gold, the proceeds of which are invested for them.

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The Widow Douglas adopts Huck, but he finds the restrictions of a civilized home life painful. He attempts to escape back to his vagrant life. Tom tricks him into thinking that he can later join Tom's new scheme of starting a robber band if he returns to the widow. Reluctantly, Huck agrees and goes back to her. Significance[ edit ] The novel has elements of humour, satire and social criticism; features that later made Mark Twain one of the most important authors of American literature.

Mark Twain describes some autobiographical events in the book. The novel is set around Twain's actual boyhood home of Hannibalnear St. Louis, and many of the places in it are real and today support a tourist industry as a result.

He had previously written contemporary autobiographical narratives The Innocents Abroad or The New Pilgrims' ProgressRoughing It and two short texts called sketches which parody the youth literature of the time. In the first, a model child is never rewarded and ends up dying before he can declaim his last words which he has carefully prepared.

tom and becky swim meet

In the second story, an evil little boy steals and lies, like Tom Sawyer, but finishes rich and successful. Tom appears as a mixture of these little boys since he is at the same time a scamp and a boy endowed with a certain generosity. By the time he wrote Tom Sawyer, Twain was already a successful author based on the popularity of The Innocents Abroad.

tom and becky swim meet

Examples could be a swimmer who attended the most workouts that month, swam butterfly stroke for the first time, dove off the blocks for first time, finally learned a flip turn, perfected his or her breathing, swam the greatest distance that month, swam a first open water swim of any form, swam in first swim meet, broke a personal best time that was difficult to accomplish, exhibited outstanding team spirit in some special way, etc. Selection must be made by club coach. Only a coach can nominate a swimmer to receive this award.

Club coach or coaches can submit a maximum of one name per month per swim club.

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Coach should use link provided on SPMS website for submission. Submission should be made by end of each month in order for recognition to appear the beginning of new month on website. Club Swimmer of the Month shall be honored by the club coach who will be emailed a certificate to be printed out and presented to the recipient at appropriate and convenient time and place determined by the coach.

Recognition will also occur on SPMS website and newsletter. Coaches are encouraged to participate as appropriate to situation. Coach may submit a deserving swimmer each month or just occasionally as he or she desires. All submissions are welcome and voluntary.