For the first time in its history, the Jackson County Swim Team will be hosting the All-Star Meet at 9 a.m. Saturday, at the Sylva Pool.

The meet is for participants in the Mountain Swim League who have made a qualifying time in an individual race. These qualifying times can be viewed on the JCST website at

In addition to Jackson County, MSL teams include Franklin, Highlands/Cashiers and Cherokee County.

“Come support our local swimmers as they have worked hard in order to qualify for this All-Star Meet,” said club spokesperson Cari Gamble.

There is no admission charge.