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COLUMBIA CITY â Though Columbia Cityâs boys and girls swim teams didnât have a state-title, stand-out season â there was much to highlight about the small squadâs performance this year.
Eagle head coach Kristen Swonger, who is stepping down after this season, said every swimmer broke their personal record at least once, and some swam new events for the first time.
With only 11 girls and 12 boys on the team, winning many meets posed big challenge for the Eagles.
âWe had no idea what was going to happen,â Swonger said.
But Columbia City persevered, winning a combined 11 meets and an overall 11-10 record for both teams.
âIt turned out better than Iâd expected,â Swonger said.
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