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Articles with the Tag: Flathead Lake Monsters

Lake Monsters swimmers medal at state competition Lake Monsters swimmers medal at state competition

by Lake Monsters’ Coach Randy Folker for the Valley Journal The top swimmers in the state recently gathered at the Grizzly Pool in Missoula for the Montana Swimming State Championship. The three-day event, held Feb. 19-21, is an invitational meet open to all the state’s teams, but only to s...

Pool to host junior state swim meet

News from MVAC POLSON — The Mission Valley Aquatic Center will be closed to the public on Saturday, March 5, and Sunday, March 6, due to a home swim meet. It will close at 4 p.m. Friday, March 4, for meet setup. The Lake Monsters’ Swim Team will host the 2016 Montana Swimming Junior B-C Sta...

Lake Monsters make splash at state Lake Monsters make splash at state

BOZEMAN — A “small but mighty” school of Lake Monsters who made it to the Long Course State swim meet did Polson proud, shattering their own previous records and qualifying for finals in nearly every event they entered. Sean Murphree, Jeremiah Coutts, Hannah Simpson and Ajalin Simshaw tr...

Swim team offers free tryouts

POLSON — Does your child love the water? Are you looking for a fun way for them to start the long summer days, make new friends and learn a valuable life skill?  If your child is ready to take swimming to the next level, consider having them join the Lake Monsters Swim Team. Children age 6-18 a...

Lake Monsters qualify for State Lake Monsters qualify for State

 GREAT FALLS – The Lake Monsters made a splash at the Montana State B-C Short Course Championships last weekend and will send seven to the State Championship meet March 6-8. The B-C meet gave athletes that have not qualified with a “BB” time or faster in previous meets the opportuni...

Record number compete in Water Daze swim Record number compete in Water Daze swim

POLSON — Despite heavy winds and a rainstorm on Friday, the course for Water Daze on Aug. 2 was calm, according to Mark Johnston, Mission Valley Aquatics. Ali Bronsdon, Mission Valley Aquatics director, said she was glad the water was calm because many swim team members were swimming the one-mile ra...

Flathead Monster swims at state

MISSOULA — Eight-year-old swimmer Hannah Simpson was the lone qualifier to represent the Flathead Lake Monsters at State in their inaugural year. On Friday, Simpson competed in the Montana State Championship State Swim Meet held at the University of Montana Griz pool, placing 33rd in the 25-yard backst...

Lake Monsters compete in first home meet Lake Monsters compete in first home meet

The first home meet for the Flathead Lake Monsters took place Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Mission Valley Aquatic Center. The Flathead Valley Team Cup meet drew 119 swimmers, including 56 Lake Monsters, 39 Kalispell Aquatic Team Swimming (KATS) participants and 24 Wave Riders from Whitefish. A perpetual trophy,...


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