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Friday: Lindquist's dominate SoHi Pentathlon

...Castro in 12th, just .03 seconds behind Kuhns.SoHi freshman Portia Padilla also drew the praise of SoHi coach Lucas Petersen, partly due to her swim in the backstroke that saw her set the second-fastest time."She really shined," Petersen...
Swim preview 2014: Can Kodiak be dethroned?

...Daily Mirror that his son's 100 backstroke time is already faster than the high school state record. Soldotna coach Lucas Petersen, like the coaches at Kenai Central, Homer and Seward, is happy with his program, but knows beating the Bears for...
State swimming teams set

...hold shots at taking the podium at state, and Chase Corona-Cain will join them in the 100 backstroke. SoHi coach Lucas Petersen said he believes Weeks can win the shorter of her two races, the 50 freestyle event, which would make her the first...
SoHi swimmers top locals at Region III meet

...freestyle relay, which won in a time of 1:32.33, edging the Colony Knights by .31 seconds.Soldotna coach Lucas Petersen said he was more than pleased with the results of his team."We capped it off with a win from Daniel, which was...
Peninsula swimmers and divers take on region meet

...entire Kodiak fleet are as strong as ever, with the Bears the favorites to sweep the title.SOLDOTNA STARSCoach Lucas Petersen agreed with Hubler on the competition, and said his boys and girls teams should be mixed in with many of those in...
Peninsula teams ready for regions

...various meets this season, but is closely tailed by competitors.SOLDOTNA STARSFirst-year Soldotna head coach Lucas Petersen said the team goals this year have been to improve upon last year and the accomplishments the Stars achieved."We...
Stars finish strong at state swimming

...who have been swimming it together all season."That was one of our main goals," Corona-Cain said.Coach Lucas Petersen said he was proud of the team's finish."We ended on the best notes, I think," Petersen said.The girls also...
State swimmers look for glory

...Both boys and girls 200-yard medley and 200 freestyle relays qualified for state, a feat that Soldotna coach Lucas Petersen had hoped for earlier in the season. Two SoHi divers are competing at state - Gaeden Ames in the boys 1-meter diving...
Lindquist, Kessler wear Pentathlon crowns

...I knew I'd get third," Weeks said. "Tahna is an IMer, Ila is a sprinter, and I'm me."Soldotna coach Lucas Petersen, who still holds Pentathlon records in the IM, butterfly, backstroke and total time set in 2000, said Weeks...
Local prep swim teams ready for season

...was Abby Kiffmeyer in 2003, who stood on the top step in the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly. Second-year coach Lucas Petersen, himself a former SoHi state champion, holds much of the same optimism that Lallier holds. "We have another strong...


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