Spring never quite sprung this year. Longtime locals are hard-pressed to recall one with so many endless days of rain.
But Woodinville’s Nicole Luckenbach doesn’t see it that way. The coach that the kids refer to as “Coach Luck” called the weather a “blessing in disguise.” She said the cold rainy days forced the kids to focus more on technique. She said it pushed them into a deeper understanding of how their bodies need to move efficiently.