Wrangell Sentinel -

By Dan Rudy 

Swim team exceeds goals in regional meet


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Members of the Wrangell Swim Club chill out before hitting the pool in Juneau December 2. From left to right are Jack Roberts, William Massin, Hope Mikkelsen, Lindee McIntyre, coach Bruce McQueen, Renee Roberts, Elizabeth McIntyre, Sophie O'Brien, Mercy Mikkelsen, and assistant coach Jamie Roberts.

In the team's first regional meet since starting up this year, members of the Wrangell Swimming Club took some top spots and beat personal records earlier this month.

The team fielded seven swimmers, who joined 182 others on six teams during the 2016 Savannah Cayce Southeast Championship at Juneau's Dimond Park Aquatic Center from December 2-4.

"There were a lot of swimmers there, and a lot of good swimmers," said assistant coach Jamie Roberts. "It went really well. The kids did really well," she said of the meet.

Jack Roberts took first place in six events in the boys 10-and-under category...

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