Local swimmer excels at summer state meet

Maple Grove area swimmer Madison Rundell finished the summer long course season with strong performances at the state meet July 24 to 27 at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center, earning top eight honors in individual and relay events. Both swim with the Eden Prairie-based Team Foxjet swim club.

Rundell placed first in the 200 meter breaststroke, fourth in the 800 meter free, sixth in the 400 meter free, seventh in the 100 meter breaststroke, and eighth in the 200 meter free.

Team Foxjet will host its Fall Open House and New Swimmer Registration Saturday, Sept. 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Eden Prairie Community Center Pool. For more information, go to www.teamfoxjet.com.