Each event has one heat of girls followed by one heat of boys.
A swimmer/diver may compete in up to two individual events and two relays for a total of four events.
Relays first 3 finishing relays score: 1st – 8 points; 2nd – 4 points; 3rd – 2 points.
Individual Events first 5 finishers score: 1st – 6 points; 2nd – 4 points; 3rd – 3 points; 4th – 2 points; 5th – 1 point.
Diving – total scores are multiplied by degree of difficulty (DD) assigned to each dive.
Disqualification (DQ) a swimmer may be disqualified for a false start, illegal touch, illegal stroke, or not touching the wall on a turn.
Total points for a meet is 186 (94 pts for a win) with girls and boys scored separately.
**Since Parkland High School has 8 lanes, only 6 lanes will be scored. Lanes 1 and 8 are exhibition only.