Local youth swimmers stand out at championship meet

The Hilliker Heat swim team turned in numerous strong performances in the A Championships last weekend in Springfield.

The local squad had many of its swimmers finish in the top 10 in their events.

In the girls open division, Megan Barthauer placed sixth in the 200 breaststroke.

Annie Braig finished fifth in the 25 breaststroke in the girls 8-and-under age group.

In the 9-10 age division, Torrance Cline finished fourth in the 200 freestyle, fourth in the 100 freestyle, sixth in the 50 freestyle, sixth in the 50 backstroke and 10th in the 100 individual medley and Morgan Henry was fourth in the 50 backstroke, seventh in the 50 freestyle, seventh in the 100 freestyle and eighth in the 100 individual medley.


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