Mainland Regional High School junior Destin Lasco broke two state record to highlight New Jersey’s individual high school state meet. (New Jersey runs its team championship in a series of bracketed dual meets, with the individual state meet the following week).
Jack Armstrong went 20.10 and 43.96 in the sprints to highlight the boys Texas 5A state meet. Meanwhile Kaitlynn Sims went 4:39.73 in the 500 and Lindsay Looney added a 1:59.33 IM and 53.28 butterfly on the girls side.
Niskuyana narrowly claimed the 2019 New York Public High School State Championship over Great Neck South by a six point margin.
Kayla Wilson and Madelyn Donohoe tied for both a state title and a state record in the 200 free as Norfolk won both boys and girls 2019 Virginia private school state titles.
State records fell in 9 of 12 girls events, with three more boys records falling in Virginia’s class 2A state meet.
There’s more than one way to win a state title: Western Albemarle High’s boys broke 4 state records behind senior August Lamb, while the Western Albemarle girls won their title without winning a single event.
Sean Conway blasted a 1:45.77 to win the 200 IM, and also broke an overall Virginia high school state record with a 44.29 100 free to highlight Virginia’s class 4A.
The battle for the New Mexico boys high school state title was tied going into the 400 free relay, with La Cueva winning a thriller by just four points. Albuquerque Academy won on the girls side.
Poolesville won its eight consecutive boys title and fifth consecutive girls title in Maryland’s class 1A-3A.
7 boys records and 3 girls records fell as Sherwood High and Churchill High won their second consecutive Maryland state titles in class 3A-4A.
The boys of Creighton Prep won their 13th consecutive Nebraska high school state swimming & diving title, while Lincoln Southwest’s girls made it four straight titles of their own.
State records fell to Gabi Albiero, Will Cole, Hunter Tapp and Lexington Catholic’s 200 free relay in a tough Kentucky high school state meet.
Minnehaha Academy junior Andrew Karpenko broke a pair of Minnesota class A records individually, while Breck/Blake broke the class A medley relay record en route to a state team title.
Sophomore Hayden Zheng went 53.86 to break the state 100 breast record, while senior Peter Larson broke sprint records with a 19.97 50 free and a 43.46 100 free at Minnesota’s Class AA high school state meet. Larson’s Edina Hornets won the state title despite DQing their medley relay in prelims.
At the 2019 NDHSAA Boys State Championships, the Minot High School boys team commenced their state championship win streak, taking their second straight team title.