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Articles with the Tag: Lake Monsters

Lake Monsters compete at state championship Lake Monsters compete at state championship

POLSON – Local swimmers qualified for a state swimming championship, held in town. More than 200 swimmers from more than a dozen swim clubs from around the state gathered this past weekend at the Mission Valley Aquatic Center for the 2017 Montana State Short Course Championship. During the three-...

Briefs for June 22, 2016

Polson Chamber seeks parade entries POLSON — Please join the “Miracle of America” Fourth of July celebration presented by the Polson Chamber of Commerce, Monday July 4, at noon on Main Street, Polson. To enter the Fourth of July parade pick-up your parade entry form at the Polson C...

Two major events set for pool

News from Mission Valley Aquatics POLSON — Recently Mission Valley Aquatics and the Lake Monster Swim Team have been awarded two prestigious swimming events. On Oct. 22 representatives from The Olympic Training Center and a National Team Member who will have competed in the Olympics in Rio de ...

Team championship, spirit, community participation mark state swim meet Team championship, spirit, community participation mark state swim meet

News from Mission Valley Aquatics POLSON — On March 5 and 6, Mission Valley Aquatics and the Lake Monsters Swim Team hosted the Montana Swimming Junior B-C State Championship. To call the weekend a success would be a drastic understatement.  The B-C Championship meet is designed as a qualify...

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 hosting Masters' swim meet Lake Monsters make splash hosting Masters' swim meet

  POLSON – Polson was booming last weekend as Masters swimmers from around the State jumped in the pool at the Mission Valley Aquatic Center to compete for State hardware. This year’s total of 17 teams with a combined 118 swimmers breaks the old State record of 108 set at last year&rsq...

Lake Monsters shine at state  Lake Monsters shine at state

News from Mission Valley Aquatics BUTTE — We’re so proud of this gutsy, fun, supportive and speedy group of kids representing the Lake Monsters at this weekend’s Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships in Butte. The state meet scene was big, loud, fast and our kids rose to the ...

Lake Monsters make a splash Lake Monsters make a splash

News from Lake Monsters Swim Team POLSON — Mission Valley’s newest athletic team is making some big waves in the swimming world. Formed last November, the Lake Monsters Swim Team recently had two qualifiers compete in the Montana Long Course State Championships in late July. Swimmers 8-year...

Lake Monsters making a splash Lake Monsters making a splash

With the opening of the Mission Valley Aquatic Center came summer swim lessons, and with those lessons a budding USA swim team.  Under the guidance of swim coach Mark Johnston and assistants Dana Johnston and Jeff Smith, the Lake Monsters are well on their way to making a splash on the USA swim circu...

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