Oregon City High School graduate Michael Hargitt did himself proud at the recent Northwest Conference Swimming Championships, placing in three events.

Hargitt, a freshman at Pacific University, finished runner-up in the 400-individual medley (4:07.86), placed third in the 200-individual medley (1:54.90), and finished third in the 200-breast stroke (2:09.43).

The Division III conference includes swimmers from Pacific, Lewis and Clark, Linfield, Pacific Lutheran, University of Puget Sound, Whitman, Whitworth and Willamette.