High School Sports

Local swimmers compete in boys state finals

Two local high school swimmers on Saturday advanced to the ISHA state finals in the 100-yard backstroke.

Cole Junker, a Mascoutah junior, placed eighth with a time of 50.55, and Noah Clancy, an Alton sophomore, placed ninth with a time of 50.68.

Spencer Walker, a senior at Lyons Township High School, won the event with a time of 48.11.