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The McNary High School swimming teams had some of their most notable finishes in recent years at last weekend’s state meet.

Senior Ben Johnson took fourth in the 100 freestyle event with a time of 48.24 seconds and fifth in the 50 freestyle with a time of 22.12.

McNary Head Coach Kim Phillips said it was Johnson’s work ethic that improved most between this season and his last.

“He set a goal at the beginning of the season and worked toward that goal. He is a natural athlete and hates to lose,” she said.

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