Caroline Larsen, winner of two state titles last fall for Eden Prairie, is swimming this fall for a club, Team Foxjet, instead of the high school team. (Shari L. Gross, Star Tribune)
“Those kids have decided to take advantage of having more opportunities to compete at a higher level. They will also have a more rigorous and demanding practice schedule. We are right now at a spot where we have good younger talent in the state.” — Chris Aarseth, who coaches for a club and also is head coach at Minneapolis Southwest.