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Saginaw High School Freshman Competes at UIL 5A State Swim Meet

Saginaw High School freshman, Sophianne Cortes made school history as the only swimmer to advance to the UIL State 5A Meet. Cortes finished tenth place in the 50-yard Freestyle at the University of Texas in Austin on Feb. 17-18. 

"Sophianne is a true competitor who has been working toward being a Rough Rider athlete since first grade," said Saginaw swim coach Jason Giles. "She currently holds four individual school records and I couldn't be more proud of her for the tremendous effort that led to her to a top 10 finish in the finals." Congratulations, Sophianne we are #EMSproud of you!

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