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Bemidji HS swim team hosts Invite Friday

The boys swimming and diving team owns the home spotlight today as the Lumberjacks stage their annual invitational.

Today's only other action sees the gymnasts traveling to the Alexandria Invitational.

Tonight's swimming and diving competition begins at 5 p.m. Joining the Lumberjacks will be Grand Rapids, Detroit Lakes, Moorhead, Thief River Falls, Grand Forks Red River, Grand Forks Central and Perham.

BHS is coming off Saturday's runner-up showing at the Detroit Lakes Invitational. Dylan Hoven captured a pair of event wins at the meet, claiming the 50 free in 22.75 and the 100 free in 50.05.

Adam Falk also was an event winner as he claimed the 100 fly in 1:00.50.

Falk also had a hand in the winning 200 free relay as he combined with Nick Gubbels, Nick Nyberg and Hoven to post a time of 1:34.49.

BHS will try to better its 125.75 score at Saturday's Park Rapids Invitational when it travels to Alexandria tonight. Saturday the Lumberjajcks will travel to the Moorhead Invitational.

Bemidji's scores have ranged from a low of 123.025 at the Fargo South meet in late December to a high of 126.525 Dec. 14 at the Detroit Lakes meet.

Last week at Park Rapids Katie Jensen scored 32.9 in the All-Around while Brooke Beck finished at 31.85, Jessi Bergquist at 30.2 and Alyshia Moe at 29.9.

Pat Miller

Pat Miller is the sports editor at the Pioneer.

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