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MONTE DRAPER \ BEMIDJI PIONEER Twenty Bemidji High School swimmers swam across Lake Bemidji Friday morning as part of a fundraiser, Swim for a Cause. Tyler Hemp, left, the first to finish the 6.7-mile swim, congratulates Danielle Hoven after she completed the cold swim at the shores outside of the Green Mill.

20 BHS swimmers traverse Lake Bemidji: Swim for a Cause on track to become annual event

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BEMIDJI -- Twenty high-school swimmers braved cold waters, brisk temperatures and windy conditions as they swam 6.7 miles across Lake Bemidji Friday morning.


"It was really cold," said senior Danielle Hoven upon finishing.

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