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Special Olympics swim team competes in meet

The Bemidji Area Special Olympics swim team recently competed at the Area 2 Swim Meet, which was held at Bemidji High School on March 23.  Swimmers who advanced to the state meet June 22-23 at the University of St. Thomas included Taylor Becker, David Bohlman, Parker Bruns, Neil Goltz, Shelly Grimes, Carly Gunvalson, Shawn Kiefer, Renee Miller, Gail Platt, Rebecca Pukal, Suzie Takle, Melanie Toftum and David Wangberg. Also in competition at the meet were Johnny Anderson, Heather Dwyer, Katie Fellows, Brian Hazard, Alexis Nelson, Jamie Randberg and Sonia Winkler. The team's coaches are Sylvia Fossen and Jodi Sandmeyer. (Submitted photo)