Swimming faster and faster

Hailey Uhrig's schedule is tight.

Most mornings start at 4:40 a.m., long before the sun peeks above the eastern horizon. Practice begins at 5:30 a.m., and is divided between three days of weight lifting and two in-pool mornings. After a full day of classes at the Green River High School, a second practice starts at 3:30 p.m., and ends at at 5:45 p.m. After dinner and homework, she goes to bed by 9:30 p.m., to do it all over the next day.

Hailey's dedication to competitive swimming has paid incredible dividends. She holds school records in two age groups and qualified for the state swim meet...


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