Swimmers dive in to the state competition


Feature Photo By: Melony Erly – Sarah Mortensen stares down the pool during practice. She was one of two Rangeview swimmers to place for states last Thursday. Freshman Jasmine Johnson (for swimming) and sophomore Sarah Mortensen (for diving). Jasmine placed 36th out of 51 in the 200 IM and 31st out of 57 in the 100m breaststroke. At her second year at state, Sarah placed 7th out of 40in the semi-finals, and 16th in the finals. “I’m happy that I have been able to go to state, but I know I am going to have to work harder if I am going to get one of the top spots next year,” said Mortensen.