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Girls Swimming: 5 to watch

Published: Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 1:29 p.m. CDT • Updated: Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 1:30 p.m. CDT
(Kyle Grillot)
Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com Cary-Grove senior Melissa Rose warms up during practice Tuesday, August 18, 2014 at the Cary Park District Community Pool.

Valerie Tarazi Prairie Ridge, fr.

Tarazi has state cut times in seven of the eight high school events before she swims her first meet. She could be in the mix for a state title in both the 200 individual medley and 100 breaststroke.

Melissa Rose Cary-Grove, sr.

Rose is a three-time state qualifier in the 100 breaststroke. She is looking to swim for a place finish at state this season.

Tess Devinger Woodstock, jr.

Devinger is an accomplished all-around swimmer and has a chance to make it to state in the individual medley and breaststroke.

Hannah Lange McHenry, so.

Lange had a solid freshman season and could challenge for a state berth in the 500 freestyle.

Isabelle Bazaro Jacobs, fr.

Bazaro has already established herself as a team leader and hard worker. She looks to qualify for state in a freestyle event or backstroke.

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