LUDINGTON–Ludington freshman Madison Bearup has been named one of two Local Sports Journal swimmers of the month for September.

Bearup recently qualified for the MHSAA Division 3 state meet in the 100 breaststroke at a double dual meet with Grand Haven and Holland Christian. She also qualified in the 200 Individual Medley at a recent meet with Grand Rapids Northview.

Bearup swims for Lighthouse Swimming (coached by Susan Sniegowski and Scott Bearup) in the off-season.

Madison is a dual sport athlete. She also plays freshman volleyball.

“Madison trains hard and challenges her teammates to do the same’” said Ludington swimming and diving coach Kelley Hatch. “She recently represented LHS at a leadership conference.”

Madison is the daughter of Scott and Kristi Bearup.