Sixteen local swimmers from the East Central Swim Team have qualified for the Indiana State Championships (Senior State and Age Group State) in Indianapolis at the IUPUI Natatorium, some going for the first time. Senior State Championships are for athletes 15 and up while Age Group State is comprised of athletes 14 and under.

Senior State athletes include Skyler Cavins (7 events), Kaden Cummins (1), Kyra Hall (5), Tara Hall (2), Ayden Ketchem (4), Ray Krider (5), Frank Strotman (2), Henry Strotman (2), and Nicholas Weber (8).
Age Group State athletes include Riley Reany (1), Joan Strotman (1), Kyle Goodwin (5), Conner Murray (2), Andrew Strotman (2), Kalib Wagner (2), and Brogan Wilson (6).

According to coach Brandon Loveless: “This is quite an accomplishment. The coaching staff and I are so proud of these kids and we cannot wait to see what they will do at state. These athletes challenge themselves every day at practice and it shows when they compete.”

Senior State was March 12-14 while Age Group State is March 19-21. Assisting Loveless are Nick Cummins and Emma Strotman.