Tucker Strawsell and John Gulon advanced to the finals of the Section 5A swimming and diving championships and lead and anchor separate relays heading into day two of competition at Sartell high school Saturday, Feb. 23.
Gulon recorded the top individual finish with a fourth place swim in the 100-backstroke preliminaries touching in a time of 57.73.
Strawsell placed sixth in the 200-freestyle in 1:54.26 and seventh in the 500-freestyle (5:09.37).
Gulon leads off the seventh place 200-free relay team with Micah Solberg, Elijah Kitzmann and Strawsell at anchor. The team qualified with a prelim time of 1:39.07.
Strawsell led the sixth place 400-free relay team with Jackson Zurn, Kitzmann and Gulon to a finals qualifying time of 3:41.90.
Diving prelims begin at 10 a.m. and the remaining swimming finals will start at 2 p.m. Saturday. Feb. 23