UNDATED (WJON News) – Central Minnesota swimmers will travel to the state tournament this week. The MSHSL girls swimming and diving section tournaments were held on Friday and Saturday.
In Section 5A, Monticello finished in first place with a team total score of 484.5 points. St. Cloud Tech came second with 334 points and Sauk Rapids-Rice was third with 275 points.
In Section 6A, Melrose took first place with 406 points, followed by Alexandria with 353 and Rocori with 345. The top two in each swimming event and the top four in each diving event will compete in the Class A tournament at University. at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center in Minnesota starting Wednesday.
Among those headed to the state are Catherine Siers, Aliina Gustin, Kierstyn Nelson, Sydney Gustinand Maggie Cole of technology and Laney Schneider, Chelsea Willenbring, Ariana Outhwaite, Megan Willenbring, Cece Woodsand catherine motter by Rocori.
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