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Thrilling victory for Lumberjack swimmers

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BRAINERD – It all came down to one race.

Trailing Brainerd 86-85, the Bemidji High School swimmers knew they needed 10 points to make sure they won their dual meet Tuesday night against the hosts.


“We knew if we finished first and fourth, we tie, but if we finished first and third, we win,” BHS head coach Woody Leindecker said.

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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is the sports editor of the Bemidji Pioneer. He is also the Bemidji State beat writer. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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