Thunderhawks' Viren Places Twice at State Swim Meet

By KBJR News 1

November 19, 2011 Updated Nov 19, 2011 at 11:01 PM CST

Minneapolis, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Grand Rapids sophomore Solveig Viren earned a second and a third place finish in her two individual events at the MSHSL Class A swimming and diving meet on Saturday.

Viren finished second in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 52.03 seconds and third in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 23.80 seconds.

Viren was also part of two Grand Rapids relays to qualify for the state meet, and was also named the Section 7A swimmer of the year.

Posted by Zach Schneider
zschneider@northlandsnewscenter.com