This Kearns junior played an integral role in leading the Cougars to the Region 2 championship last week.
In addition to finishing first in her two individual events, the 50 and 100 freestyles, she also swam the anchor leg in Kearns’ to winning 200 medley relay team. Her relay team in the 400 free relay finished second.
“What makes Jamie a strong swimmer is her dedication. She works very hard in practice and at lifting weights. Her mom worked with her a lot individually when she was little and developed her stroke into a very efficient stroke,” said Kearns coach Christopher Horne.
Jamie Horne’s time of 24.94 in the 50 free at region ranks as the eighth fastest swim in that event this season across the state. Her 100 free time of 55.24 ranks in the top 20.
Congratulations, Jamie! Way to represent Kearns High School and the swim team!