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North Kitsap sports medicine students place second at state competition

North Kitsap High School athletic medicine students competed in the Washington state Sports Medicine Competition on April 29 and 30. The team placed second overall; six varsity students placed individually.  - April McCabe/ Courtesy
North Kitsap High School athletic medicine students competed in the Washington state Sports Medicine Competition on April 29 and 30. The team placed second overall; six varsity students placed individually.
— image credit: April McCabe/ Courtesy

Sports medicine students from North Kitsap High School placed second at the Washington State Sports Medicine Competition, April 29 and 30 in Spokane.

Of the field of 500 competitors, six NK students placed as individuals. The North Kitsap team was also named Washington State Sports Medicine Academic State Champions, with a cumulative GPA of 3.78.

Students took two, 100-question written tests. An oral test was included if they were on the varsity team. Questions included topics on injuries, anatomy, physiology and medical terminology.

Varsity team

  • Alex Ziemann, 4th.
  • Masey Peone, 11th.
  • Lindsey Foster, 13th.
  • Ashley Mueller, 35th.
  • Abbey Swanson, 38th.
  • Jocelynn Wright, 68th.

Other participating students

  • Scott Bothe
  • Rose Bray
  • Margarita Esquivias
  • Hannah Johnson
  • Indika-Caroline Kroon
  • Amanda Ladner
  • Estefany Larios
  • Jennifer Lovato
  • April McCabe
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