2020 WIAA Division 1 Sectionals Recap
Wisconsin’s Division 1 excessive faculties wrapped up their Sectional meets, with the sectional winners and the subsequent 12 quickest swimmers qualifying to race on the State Championship meet subsequent weekend. This can be a change from earlier codecs that featured a complete of 24 athletes competing in every occasion on the state meet.
WIAA Division 1 Sectional Champions
- Muskego Sectional: Muskego
- Waukesha South/Mukwonago Sectional: Arrowhead
- Germantown Sectional: Brookfield East
- Hudson Sectional: Hudson
Division 1 Sectional Highlights and State Preview
After serving to her crew, Brookfield East, to a Sectional title, Reilly Tiltmann is the highest seed within the 100 again for the state meet, having gained the occasion in 53.72 on the Sectional meet. The UVA commit has gained the occasion the previous two seasons after ending 4th in her freshman 12 months. She will likely be joined by her teammate Maggie Wanezek within the occasion. The freshman holds the second-fastest time within the occasion (54.62) this season after ending simply behind Tiltmann on the Sectional meet.
Along with being the highest seed within the again, Tiltmann additionally will enter the meet as the highest seed within the 200 free (1:48.64). She is seeded simply forward of Waukesha South/Mukwonago’s Abby Carlson, who’s the state champion within the occasion from a 12 months in the past. Carlson will enter the meet with a time of 1:49.79.
On the Waukesha South/Mukwonago Sectional Arrowhead sophomore Campbell Stoll swam to a dominant end within the 200 IM (2:03.12), in addition to narrowly posting the highest time within the 100 fly (55.15). She is going to enter the state meet as the highest seed in each occasions.
Additionally getting into the state meet able to compete for a state title is final 12 months’s 500 free state champion, Arrowhead’s Sydney Stoll. Stoll took second within the occasion to the highest seed Carlson on the Sectional meet and enters State with the second-best time, a 5:00.14.
On the Hudson Sectional, senior diver Madison Berg posted the highest rating on the board, ending with 433.65. She enters the state meet because the third seed within the occasion behind Divine Savior Holy Angel’s Kathryn Kleczka and Arrowhead’s Sydney Nelson.
The state meet appears to be like to be a good competitors between final 12 months’s prime finishers, Brookfield East and Arrowhead. Whereas Brookfield East got here away with the title final 12 months, the psych sheet predicts Arrowhead to win this 12 months’s meet by a rating of 335 to 323.