MADI BARKOW, Jr. Niwot — Has finished third in each of her first two seasons in the diving competition.

BRITTANY BEETCHER, Jr., Fairview — Eager to make amends for two runner-up finishes last season.

CAILEN CHENN. So., Fairview — Part of the youth movement that seems to always be in place at Fairview.

SANDRA FREEMAN, Sr., Fairview — Set the school record in the 200 IM last season and will try to improve on fifth place state finish.

MICHAELA MULLISON, Sr., Fairview — Anchored the Knights third place 200 medley relay team at state last year.

NICOLE SCHLEGEL, So., Silver Creek — Was a consolation finalist in the 100 backstroke last season.

LOGAN TIDSTROM, Sr., Fairview — A two-sport winter athlete, also has big hand in Knights hoop dreams.

SIDNEY TRIMM, Jr., Monarch — One of the Coyotes best sprinters, will be an asset in the final leg of relays too.

JOSIE VALLETTE, Sr., Boulder — One of the best sprinters in the region has a chance in both the 50 and the 100.

BRANDI VU, So., Silver Creek — One of the many young Raptors impact swimmers, finished third in the 100 breaststroke.


Others to watch: Chase Balman, Jr., Niwot; Julia Benz, Sr., Fairview; Olivia Bruce, Sr., Silver Creek; Sara Findley, Jr., Silver Creek; Alex Hellenberg, Jr., Skyline; Jennica Kelm, Sr., Monarch; Jenna Latsko, Sr., Silver Creek; Meghan Magill, So., Silver Creek; Sonia Martinez, Sr., Niwot; Madelaine McClain, Sr., Broomfield; Shannon Milton, Jr., Centaurus; Amelia Nadelson, So., Fairview; Kate Peterson, Sr., Broomfield; Skylar Riley, Jr., Centaurus; Courtney Roeber, Jr., Monarch; Samantha Scarano, Jr., Centaurus; Jordin Simmons, Sr., Monarch; Hannah Svendsen, So., Skyline; Adee Weller, Sr., Fairview.


Class 5A state meet — Feb. 12-13 at EPIC (Fort Collins)

Class 4A state meet — Feb. 12-13 at VMAC (Thornton)

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