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ISD 709 News August 26, 2013

posted Aug 26, 2013, 3:55 PM by Communications ISD 709

Duluth East Dragon Boat Team Excels at Dragon Boat Festival

Former Greyhounds Swim Coach Lindsay Byrka led East High School’s “All Hounds on Deck” dragon boat team to its 3rd consecutive victory in as many years.  The team posted times of 1:54 in the 2nd run and 1:52 in finals to claim the top position. Team members are Greyhound athletes, special thanks to Campbell Lumber in Superior for sponsoring this year's team.


Hanson and Richards Participate in All-State Orchestra

Natalie Hanson and Dan Richards, Duluth East High School, participated in All-State Orchestra in August.  They attended the one-week camp at Concordia College and were two of 115 students in the Orchestra.  Gary Lewis, Director of Orchestras and professor of music at the University of Colorado directed the group.