Nelson, Howard lead Bemidji in boys swimming
Gunnar Nelson and Sam Howard combined for second place to lead the Bemidji boys swimming and diving team at Saturday's season-opening relay tournament at St. Cloud Apollo.
Sartell was the team champion with 150 points. Trailing Sartell were St. Cloud tech with 144, St. Cloud Apollo with 102, Melrose with 102, Bemidji with 82 and Princeton with 80.
"It was a good start for us," said BHS coach Woody Leindecker. "Now we know some of our strengths and weaknesses and we can move on."