Local water skiers place at nationals

Three water ski athletes from Ski View Lake in Tumwater placed at the 68th National Water Ski Championships in Wilmington, Ill., Aug. 8-14.

Travis Feldheger, 22, placed fourth overall (second in slalom, eighth in trick and seventh in jump), Gunnar Nelson, 10, placed sixth overall (fourth in slalom, 23rd in trick and 36th in jump) and older brother, Garrett Nelson, 12, placed 30th overall.