FORT WAYNE – Carroll senior Grant Music was the lone Fort Wayne area swimmer who advanced into Saturday’s championship flight of the IHSAA swimming and diving state finals at the Indiana University Natatorium in Indianapolis.
Music had the fifth-fastest time in the 100-yard breaststroke with a 56.69.
He was a member of the Chargers’ 200-yard medley relay team that finished ninth in Friday’s preliminaries. Carroll had a time of 1:36.36. It was nosed out by Avon (1:35.56) for a spot in the final heat. Snider placed 13th in 1:37.37.
Snider’s Gabriel Swardson was ninth in the 100-yard butterfly (50.94) and 11th in the 200 IM (1:54.60).
Carroll’s Blaine Nichols was ninth in the 100 breaststroke (57.26) and 14th in the 200 IM (1:56.51), Snider’s Brennan Lill was 16th in the 100-yard freestyle (47.75), Snider’s 200-yard freestyle relay team was 14th in 1:28.39, and Warsaw’s Jayden Parrett was 13th in the 100-yard backstroke with a 52.97.
Diving prelims are at 9 a.m. today, the semis at 11, and the finals at 1 p.m.