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Boys swimming and diving: Irish fifth at state

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Fives were wild for the Rosemount swimming and diving team Saturday at the University of Minnesota Aquatics Center.

Five fifth-place finishes helped the Irish place fifth out of 12 teams with 1,580 ½ points in their sixth straight appearance at the True Team state meet. They finished third at the meet in three of the previous four years.


Eden Prairie won the state title 2,313-2,159 ½ over runner-up Minnetonka, and Stillwater and Edina rounded out the top four.

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Matt Steichen
Matt Steichen has been the sports editor at the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa. He has previously been a sports writer at the Sioux City Journal and Le Mars Daily Sentinel and the sports editor at the Austin Daily Herald.
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