Kid of the Week: Disabled swimmer who sued the IHSA

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Mary Kate Callahan was being denied a chance to compete in high school swim meets because of her disability, so she took matters into her own hands.


Fenwick High School disabled swimmer Mary Kate Callahan smiles after swimming a fast time during meet against Marist and Regina in Oak Park on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012. (Scott Strazzante / Chicago Tribune)