PELHAM, N.Y. -- Five members of the Pelham Memorial High School girls' swim and dive team have been named the school district's Athletes of the Week.
The girls helped the high school win the Section 1 Championships and led the team to a second place finish at the New York State Championships on Nov. 18-19, according to school district.
Kate Douglass, a sophomore, won the state championship in both the 50- and 100-yard freestyle swims, according to the school district.
Junior Madison Hartigan took second place in the 500-yard freestyle swim and fourth place in the 200-yard freestyle swim, the district said.
Jennifer Bell, a sophomore, placed sixth in the state diving competition while Jane Bryce, a senior, finished 18th in the 200-yard freestyle swim and 21st in the 100-yard freestyle swim, according to the district.
The 200- and 400-yard relay team consisting of sophomore Lucy Bischof, Bryce, Hartigan and Douglass placed second and third, respectively, the district said.