Swimmers ready for state meet
Blackhawks, co-op members to swim in Federal Way
Last updated 11/2/2023 at 9:53am
FEDERAL WAY – Blackhawks swimmers not only claimed the 2023 3A District team championship but will also send a host of competitors to the state meet in Federal Way from Nov. 9-11.
The Blackhawks earned 347 points to top Walla Walla (288) and Kennewick (220) and send seven individuals in search of state titles.
Lauren Howe made it three district titles in a row, not once but twice with wins in the 50 and 100-meter freestyle.
Bethany Bleam, Kate Kissell, Sophie Schaefer and Howe also won the 200-freestyle.
Madi Bauman became a state qualifier in the individual medley and 100 freestyle with...