Cary-Grove’s Maggie Bendell will compete for her second state diving medal in as many years after taking first in the IHSA Girls Swimming and Diving State Meet preliminaries on Friday at the FMC Natatorium in Westmont.
Crystal Lake South co-op's 400 free relay of Avery Watson, Bella Fontana, Mackenzie Resch and Abby Uhl enter the IHSA Girls Swimming and Diving State Meet with the third-fastest time. The preliminaries begin at 3:30 p.m. Friday, with the top 12 moving on to Saturday's finals.
Crystal Lake South co-op’s Avery Watson won four events and was named Most Valuable Swimmer at the Fox Valley Conference Invite on Oct. 29. The Gators junior was voted Northwest Herald Athlete of the Week by readers.