A pool full of talent
Musically, Dempsey Schroeder is a natural. When it came to swimming he was a self-acknowledged klutz.
"I failed Level 4 swimming six times," he recalls. "But I liked the water. So I went out for swimming in seventh grade."
Six years later, he swims the butterfly and the backstroke, both technical strokes. He dropped big chunks of time off his previous best at State True Team on Saturday.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you.