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Tag: Kevin Thompson

Aug.
15th

Football: Hangover from 2011 playoff exit not present at Lakes

VISIT TO LAKES HIGH SCHOOL FALL CAMP

Championship-contending football teams perpetuate that same mindset – and very few programs around the state of Washington exemplify that better than Lakes High School.

With early-afternoon temperatures climbing, practice was not slated to begin until 2:40 on the school’s back practice field. But 90 minutes beforehand, some 20 players were already on the field, stretching, talking – preparing.

As the outset of this season, a few of the veterans say that this has the feel of the 2010 season – a year in which the Lancers carried the next-tier contender torch in Class

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