Candie Johnson of Westminster has been selected to the U.S. SwimmingScholastic All-America team by U.S. Swimming, the sport's governing body.
The 15-year-old Westminster High junior was honored based onher 4.0 grade point average and her swimming achievements. She had the fastest time among all 15-16 age group swimmers in the country in the 50-yard freestyle last year with her effort of 23.25 seconds.
Johnson also swam the third-fastest 100 freestyle of the year in her age group. The rankings were published in the November issue of Swimming World magazine.