Pittsburg High School student Cole Kilburn has been named the 2018 16-5A swimmer of the year. Kilburn qualified for the UIL Swimming and Diving State Meet to be held at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swim Center at The University of Texas in Austin Feb. 16-17. The 5A division semi-finals start at 10 a.m. Feb. 16 with finals starting at 9:30 a.m. the following day.
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