Swimmers compete in state meet

Story by Matt Francis , entertainment editor

The Tigersharks swim and dive team traveled to Austin for the 5A state swim meet, held on Feb. 17-18. The team got in the finals for two events, the one meter diving and 50 yard freestyle.

Senior Ohemaa Barnes came in 15th in the 50 yard freestyle after finishing 16th the previous day. Senior Hunter Burt came in 14th for boys one meter diving, with sophomore Robert Bland coming in 16th. Finally, in girls one meter diving, junior Courtney Lourens grabbed 14th place for the team.