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Natalie Murphy broke two school records and qualified for the Minnesota Class A State Swimming and Diving Championships in two freestyle races. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Murphy to represent Jacket swimmers at state meet

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WARROAD -- Perham sophomore Natalie Murphy will represent the Perham/New York Mills swimming and diving team at state after qualifying in two events at the Section 8A Championships over the weekend.


Murphy has experience from last season to draw upon. She was part of the 200-medley relay team at state.

According to head coach Jennifer Huff, the Yellowjackets were the smallest team at the meet and managed to come away with a fourth place finish out of 10 teams.

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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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