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L-R: The three Yellowjacket seniors Bailey Meyer, Kelsey Kratzke and Sam Salathe, await teammate and freshman Natalie Murphy to finish the final leg of the 200-yard medley relay preliminaries at the Minnesota Class A State Swimming and Diving meet.

200-medley team 20th in state prelims

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The Perham-New York Mills 200-yard medley relay team finished 20th in preliminaries at the Minnesota State Class A Swimming and Diving meet, after qualifying for the state meet at sections with a school record time of 1:55.29.


The foursome of Kesley Kratzke, Bailey Meyer, Sam Salathe and Natalie Murphy swam a combined time of 1:57.33 in the first event of the state swimming meet Friday.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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