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Boles leads Hornets at NCS meet

Alameda High School's Catherine Boles competes in the 200-yard freestyle final at the North Coast Section swimming championships at the Concord Community Pool on May 17. The sophomore placed eighth with a time of 1 minute, 52.57 seconds. She also placed sixth in the 500 freestyle final in 4:58.31. Consolation finalists for the Hornets' girls team included the 200 medley relay squad of Boles, Maddy Delore, Laura Fornshell and Rebecca Krause (third, 1:49.79), Fornshell in the 500 freestyle (fourth, 5:05.70) and 200 freestyle (sixth, 1:53.79) and the 400 freestyle relay team of Boles, Delore, Krause and Fornshell (sixth, 3:34.37).