Boys Varsity Swimming · Boys Varsity Swimming finishes in second place at the 2020 Boys Swimming Sectional Meet


  Place Points
Moline High School 1st 244
LaSalle-Peru High School 2nd 210
Dunlap High School 3rd 184.5
Rock Island High School 4th 163
Macomb Senior High School 5th 133
Galesburg High School 6th 128.5
United Township High School 7th 52
Kewanee High School 8th 48
Wethersfield High School 9th 19

Joe Ovanic claimed two Sectional first place medals and State qualifying times at Rock Island today, in the 100 yard Butterfly and 100 yard Backstroke, and he will be joined at the 2020 Boy’s IHSA State Swimming Championships by Luke Mertes, who won the 200 yard Individual Medley.
Also, Ovanic and Mertes teamed with Zach Nelson and Owen Phillips while winning the 200 yard Medley and Free Relays, qualifying both races for State next Friday & Saturday at Evanston Township High School.
Other medallists were Zach Nelson (third place in the 200 yard Individual Medley and second place in the 100 yard Breaststroke), Owen Phillips (sixth place in the 100 yard Freestyle), Ryan Nelson (sixth in the 500 yard Freestyle), and Luke Mertes (second place in the 100 yard Backstroke).