Monday, November 14, 2011
FEDERAL WAY - Marissa Broersma of Sunnyside placed 11th in the 100-yard breaststroke during the 3A State swim meet this past weekend.
Broersma, a senior, recorded a personal best of 1:10.58 in the preliminary round this past Friday to advance to the consolation finals on Saturday. In the consolation finals she recorded another personal best of 1:10.19 to capture 11th place honors.
Jake Kessler, head swim coach for both West Valley High School and Sunnyside, called Broersma's performance a "very successful state performance and, a great way to end a swimming career in high school."