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Juneau swimmers prepare for state

...We are all excited for this weekend," JDHS coach Seth Cayce said. "There are going to be a lot of good races. Juneau swimmers have a tradition of rising to the occasion and I have no doubt that will happen again this year."The Crimson Bears...
Ruffin leading Juneau swimmers

Juneau-Douglas High School junior Mia Ruffin is seeded first in the girl's 100 yard breaststroke after the preliminary swims at the 2015 Alaska School Activities Association First National Bank Alaska Swim/Dive State Championships.Ruffin posted a 1:07.34 on Friday to lead a group of Southeast swimmers including Sitka's Skylar Moore at third (1:09.46) and Whitney McArthur fifth (1:09.86). Ruffin also earned a second seed in the girl's 200 IM with 2:11.72, four-tenths of a second out of first.
Empire wins 12 Alaska Press Club awards

...Sports Editor Klas Stolpe won four awards each.Stolpe won first place for Best Sports Feature for his article on Juneau swimmer Kristin Jones as she prepared to compete in the 13-mile Swim Around Key West in June 2013. Stolpe placed second...
Juneau swimmers take fifth at state long-course meet

...female age 13-14 division with 47 points and one event victory. Jones won the 400 free (4:55.22). The other Juneau swimmer was Amanda Jones, who tied for 24th place in the female age 15-older division with six points. Glacier Swim Club...
Local sports briefs

...Club, and he qualified for USA Swimming's U.S. Open meet in December in Long Island, N.Y. The only other Juneau swimmer to set a record at the Western Zones meet was Lani Wilson in 1991. Besides Hughes, several other Southeast swimmers...
O'Brien breaks 2 records at zones

...200 free relay team was eighth, her 200 medley relay team was eighth and her 400 medley team was ninth. The other Juneau swimmer was Tyler Hennon, who competed in the age 15-16 boys division. Hennon took 21st place in the 1,500 free, 26th...
Bear girls sweep opener the standings would have given Juneau a 110-107 victory. Earlier in the week, Wray had been working with the Juneau swimmers on a step relay start and he said some of them might get a DQ this week as they learned how to do it. He told them...
Crimson Bears sweep titles in Petersburg Invitational

The Juneau-Douglas High School swimming and diving teams opened their season on a winning note as they swept to the titles in the Petersburg Invitational swim meets at Petersburg High School. The Crimson Bear girls won Friday's meet with 106 points, followed by Petersburg with 79, Ketchikan with 58, Sitka with 46 and Craig with 17 points. The Juneau boys also won Friday, posting 126 points to 72 for Petersburg, 45 for Ketchikan and 27 points for Sitka.
Local Briefs

...18 - before heading to the Southeast championships in Sitka on Sept. 25. The state meet will be held Oct. 2. Juneau swimmers head to Sitka Invitational After a week off, the Juneau-Douglas High School swimming and diving team returns to...
Juneau swimmers beat times in Sitka

...The only events won by a non-Juneau swimmer were the 50 free and 100 breast...The only events won by non-Juneau swimmers were the 200 free and 200 IM...Bear girls. In several events, Juneau swimmers not only won, but their teammates...


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