Roseburg sophomore

Age: 15.

GPA: 4.0.

Hobbies/Other interests: Reading, being outdoors, hiking, volleyball, track and field. Rickman is Miss Douglas County Outstanding Teen.

College Plans: Hopes to study at Stanford toward her goal of becoming an emergency physician.

Favorite Athlete: U.S. swimmer and world record holder Katie Ledecky.

Performance: Rickman finished second in the 50 free at the Southwest Conference district swim meet in 25.02, meeting the state qualifying auto time right on the dot. She also received a wildcard entry to the OSAA Swimming Championships in the 100 free with a second place finish at districts in 55.30.

Quotable: About swimming for Roseburg High School, “The team aspect is incredible — cheering, hyping people up, it’s really fun.” About reaching her personal goals, “Making the state auto-time in the 50 free was gratifying. The time is really fast and I got it right on the dot, I cried I was so happy.”

Sports reporter Sanne Godfrey can be reached at 541-957-4203 or via email at Follow her on Twitter @sannegodfrey

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