Kate, Elissa, and Kristin play “secret psychers,” making signs and posters for teammates to get them excited for the next day’s home swim meet. The suite is a comfortable place for this, with a table and chairs and lots of living space in addition to four separate bedrooms. With all that space, it’s also an easy gathering spot for their friends. “We threw a surprise party for Elissa back in September and had about 20 people in here,” Val remembers.
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