Weather Forecast

The Bemidji High girls swim team begins action at the state meet today at the University of Minnesota Aquatics Center. Bemidji qualified three individuals and two relay teams. From left to right: Maris Jahner, Jana Hedstrom, Selina Gilbertson, Katie Verchota, Stephanie Frey and Dani Luby. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper

Bemidji girls swimmers headed off to state meet in MInneapolis


The largest Bemidji High girls swim contingent in a decade to reach the state meet will open today at the University of Minnesota's Aquatics Center.

Three individuals and three relay teams qualified for the state in Bemidji's first year in Class A.

In its many years as a AA school, the team found trips to the state infrequent battling such powers as Maple Lake, Elk River and Brainerd at the section level each y ear.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.