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Owensboro v RACE Dual, February 13-14 First meet—Alex Forsythe, Kendall Meeks Completed new events—Peyton Black, Parker Cummings, Alex Forsythe, Grant Harper, Sarah McGuinness, Kendall Meeks, Ella Payne, Hadley Redford, Cari Willett 100% PRs—Parker Cummings, Kade Kasprisin, Kenner Rose, Sho Tashiro A total of 17 new KYLSC cuts from—Artemiy Arefkin, Landon Badstibner, Peyton Black, Madison Bush, Parker Cummings, Cody Ell, Hannah Gardner, Amelia Matzke, Sarah Zoellner, *Maddi Barbee, *Sarah McGuinness, *Caden Moseley *denotes first-time qualifier for this season Event wins—Artemiy Arefkin, Landon Badstibner, Maddi Barbee, Madison Bush, Cody Ell, Hannah Gardner,...

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New events—Artemiy Arefkin, Brian Bosse, Payton Bowden, Grant Harper, Piper Kirn, Mila Massey, Sarah McGuinness, Lela Owsley, Owen Powell, Hadley Redford, Kenner Rose, Yui Tashiro, Noah Walters, Sarah Zoellner Intrepid milers—Hannah Andrews, Landon Badstibner, Maddi Barbee, Payton Bowden, Ethan Luis Ava Gregory-Mabrey, Amelia Matzke, Sarah Zoellner 50% or greater PRs—Hannah Andrews, Maddie Barbee, Peyton Black, Brian Bosse, Ella Cundiff, Cody Ell, Hannah Gardner, Quinn Gregory-Mabrey, Aleia Harper, Grant Harper, Mila Massey, Amelia Matzke, Sarah McGuinness, Lela Owsley, Chloe Parsons, Ella Payne, Hadley Redford, Kenner Rose, Emerson Shelton, Sho Tashiro, Yui...

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RACE Update, 1/3/21 "The hardest thing in life isn't waking to face the battle; it's waking with no battle to face." --Anthony Noto Practice schedule starting Monday, January 4: (The basic practice schedule is the same as before the holidays except that Gold, Silver, and Bronze Saturday practices have been moved up.) Sr M-F 2:30-5:30 Sat 8-11 Gold M-F 4:15-6 (dry 4:15-4:45, pool 4:45-6) Sat 8:30-10 (all water) Silver M-F 6-7 Sat 9-10 Bronze M-F 6-6:45 Sat 9-10 Practice cancellations: On high school meet dates, the RACE senior group will...

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Barbourville Meet Kudos 10 RACE swimmers competed last weekend in our first away-meet in 9 months. While I felt a little rusty on the coaching front (e.g., forgot the spud bucks), the swimmers performed admirably with many PRs and great competitive spirit. Below are representative highlights for each participant: --Landon Badstibner made his first KY State cuts of the season in 1 and 2 ba and 4 im and earned 5 second swims. --Peyton Black swam 5 PRs including a 16-second drop in the 5 fr (5.23.85) and a 4-second...

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Completing new events—Ella Cundiff, Evan Davis, Will Davis, Anna-Jo Edmunds, McKenna Gilbert, Micah Jones, Artit Kyaw, Chloe Parsons, Sophia Perez, Annie Powell, Emerson Shelton, Sho Tashiro Spud Buck for targeted PR—Hannah Andrews, Artemiy Arefkin, Landon Badstibner, Maddi Barbee, Peyton Black, Brian Bosse, Payton Bowden, Parker Cummings, Aiden Davis, Evan Davis, Will Davis, Charles Dreadin, Cody Ell, Carleigh Frost, McKayle Gilbert, McKenna Gilbert, Quinn Gregory-Mabrey, Eli Jones, Micah Jones, Kade Kasprisin, Piper Kirn, Artit Kyaw, Mila Massey, Amelia Matzke, Sarah McGuinness, Cayden Moseley, Madeline Osmun, Ella Payne, Annie Powell, Emerson Shelton,...

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RACE Practice Schedule During HS Season No changes for any RACE group from the current schedule (see below) Active RACE swimmers also participating in the WCSDT should attend their regular RACE practice group and will be credited with HS attendance. We will continue this schedule for the remainder of the season unless required by State, County, or WCPS mandate in case of increasing infection rates Conversely, should Covid be tamed by a miracle vaccine, spontaneous herd immunity, or incantations by the Virus-Fairy, we will return to a schedule resembling our...

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RACE Intrasquad 10/17/20 Kudos Competing in first RACE meet—Micah Jones, Mila Massey, Sarah McGuinness Completing new events—Cayden Bailey, Brian Bosse, Payton Bowden, Addison Browning, Parker Cummings, Ella Cundiff, Anna-Jo Edmunds, McKayle Gilbert, Micah Jones, Ethan Ketterman, Maya Leedy, Ava Luis, Mila Massey, Sarah McGuinness, Mallory Moore, Cayden Moseley, Madison Moseley, Chloey Parsons, Kenner Rose, Emerson Shelton, Sho Tashiro, Cari Willett Spud Buck for targeted PR—Hannah Andrews, Artemiy Arefkin, Cayden Bailey, Maddi Barbee, Peyton Black, Brian Bosse, Payton Bowden, Addison Browning, Caroline Calloway, Parker Cummings, Charles Dreadin, Anna-Jo Edmunds, Micah Jones,...

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RACE Practice Schedule, October 12-31—up to 4 swimmers/lane as per Kentucky, Barren River Health District, and WCPS guidelines; no sign-ups necessary for any group. (Once HS practice starts on Monday, November 2, there may be minor adjustments to this schedule, but we will do our best to retain the reclaimed water time and to keep Bronze and Silver practices at the earlier times as shown below.) Senior M-F: *2:30-4:45 (pool); 4:45-5:30 (dry) Sat: 8-10 am (pool); 10-11 am (dry) *WCPS has approved the 2:30 pm start (rather than the traditional...

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Practice this Friday and Saturday as scheduled for all groups--no changes Those participating in Senior 7 am dryland Saturday (tomorrow)—bring bikes, helmets, gloves and other warm clothing Fall break Schedule (Mon 10/5-Sat 10/10)—no sign-ups necessary for any group; no Sunday practice: Senior M-Sat: Optional dryland 7-8 am Pool 8-10 am (8-10 am pool session includes option for only first or second hour; first-hour-only swimmers, please tell me at the beginning of practice that you will be departing at 9 am; second-hour-only swimmers, please email me in advance so I can...

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Competing in first RACE meet—Payton Bowden, Adam Caldwell, Liz Coleman, Ella Cundiff, Anna-Jo Edmunds, Katie Garner, Kathryn Hagy, Piper Kirn, Maya Leedy, Lilah McCutcheon, Mallory Moore, Madison Moseley, Annie Powell, Emerson Shelton, Trey Skinner, Luke Thomas Completing new event(s)—Payton Bowden, Liz Coleman, Anna-Jo Edmunds, Katie Garner, McKayle Gilbert, Kathryn Hagy, Taylor Laffin, Maya Leedy, Ava Luis, Kade Kasprisin, Lilah McCutcheon, Nora McCutcheon, Mallory Moore, Madison Moseley, Chloey Parsons, Sophia Perez, Annie Powell, Kenner Rose, Emerson Shelton, Luke Thomas, Matthew Williams Earning Spud Buck for Targeted PR—Hannah Andrews, Maddie Barbee, Payton...