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Otto just misses finals at Olympic swim trials

Courtney Otto just missed a place in the finals of the 200 butterfly at the Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Neb., tonight.

Otto, a West Seneca native who just completed her freshman year at Harvard, finished ninth in the semifinals. The top eight times advanced to the finals.

Otto swam a 2:11.35. The eight-place time by Shannon Draves was 2:11.00.

--- Amy Moritz

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Bob Dicesare

Bob DiCesare

Western New York native Bob DiCesare covers UB football, Big 4 basketball and writes an occasional column. He still holds a grudge against Chris Ford who, he's convinced, cost St. Bonaventure the 1970 NCAA basketball championship.

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Amy Moritz

Amy Moritz

Amy Moritz, a native of Lockport, has covered colleges for The Buffalo News since 1999. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism/mass communication from St. Bonaventure University and a master’s degree in humanities from the University at Buffalo. An endurance athlete, she has completed several triathlons, half marathons and marathons.

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