Area Female Athlete: S-M's Beachy looking for bigger and better


Jaelin Beachy is already swimming state qualifying times.

That doesn’t matter.

Beachy, a junior at Staples-Motley, has already been to the state meet twice.

That doesn’t matter.

She finished sixth in last year’s 100-yard breaststroke at the Class 1A state meet.

Again, who cares?

Beachy owns school, pool and meet records at most venues she visits.

To her that means nothing. And here is why.

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Jermey Millsop
My career at the Brainerd Dispatch began May 11, 1999 after graduating from North Dakota State University. My areas of emphasis includes local high school sports, Central Lakes College, the lakes area golf mecca and once a year I dabble in the NHRA when the Lucas Oil Nationals come to Brainerd International Raceway.
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