2008-09 IHSAA Boys Swimming & Diving
The 72nd Annual State Tournament Series
Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009 (Swimming Preliminaries).
Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009 (Diving, Consolations & Finals in Swimming events).
Admission: $5 per session; $8 both sessions.
1. First place sectional winners in each event qualify for the state meet plus
2. Any contestant who equals or betters the state time standard in their respective event in the consolation finals or championship finals of the sectional qualifies for the state plus
3. The next fastest number of contestants in the state that would bring the total number of state meet entrants to thirty-two (32) in each event. In the event that a tie exists for the 32nd position, the state qualifier shall be determined by the fastest preliminary time of both swimmers. If preliminary times are identical, both swimmers shall advance.
First through fourth place participants will qualify for the diving regional.
Ben Davis, Brebeuf Jesuit, Covenant Christian, Indianapolis Bishop Chatard, Indianapolis Broad Ripple, Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter, Indianapolis Washington, International, North Central (Indianapolis), Park Tudor, Pike, Speedway.
Batesville, Bloomington North, Bloomington South, Brown County, Columbus East, Columbus North, East Central, Eastern Greene, Edgewood, Greensburg, Lawrenceburg, Milan, Oldenburg Academy, South Dearborn.
Attica, Crawfordsville, Fountain Central, Greencastle, North Montgomery, North Putnam, North Vermillion, Seeger, South Putnam, South Vermillion, Southmont, Western Boone.
Crown Point, East Chicago Central, Griffith, Hammond, Hammond Clark, Hammond Morton, Hammond Bishop Noll, Hanover Central, Highland, Kankakee Valley, Lake Central, Lowell, Munster, North Newton, Rensselaer Central.
Austin, Charlestown, Corydon Central, Floyd Central, Henryville, Jeffersonville, Jennings County, Madison, New Albany, North Harrison, Lanesville, Providence, Salem, Scottsburg, Seymour, Silver Creek, Southwestern (Hanover).
Carroll (Fort Wayne), Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger, Fort Wayne Bishop Luers, Fort Wayne Canterbury, Fort Wayne Concordia, Fort Wayne Elmhurst, Fort Wayne Northrop, Fort Wayne North Side, Fort Wayne Snider, Fort Wayne South Side, Fort Wayne Wayne, Homestead.
Beech Grove, Franklin Central, Heritage Christian, Indianapolis Arsenal Technical, Indianapolis Cathedral, Indianapolis Lutheran, Indianapolis Scecina, Indiana Deaf School, Lawrence Central, Lawrence North, Shelbyville, Triton Central, Warren Central.
Center Grove, Decatur Central, Franklin Community, Greenwood, Indian Creek, Martinsville, Mooresville, Owen Valley, Perry Meridian, Roncalli, Southport, Whiteland.
Adams Central, Bellmont, Blackford, Bluffton, Delta, Jay County, Muncie Central, Muncie Southside, Norwell, South Adams.
Andrean, Calumet, Chesterton, Gary Roosevelt, Gary Wallace, Gary West Side, Gary Wirt, Hobart, Knox, LaPorte, Merrillville, Michigan City, Portage, Valparaiso, Wheeler.
Bremen, Mishawaka, Mishawaka Marian, New Prairie, Penn, South Bend Adams, South Bend Clay, South Bend Riley, South Bend St. Joseph’s, South Bend Washington.
Columbia City, Culver Academies, Huntington North, Logansport, Manchester, Oregon-Davis, Pioneer, Plymouth, Rochester, Tippecanoe Valley, Warsaw.
Regionals (Diving Only)
Date: Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009.
Advancement: First through eighth place participants will qualify for the state finals.
1. Bloomington North (5), 6 pm ET
Feeder Sectionals: Columbus North, Floyd Central, Franklin Community, Jasper, Mount Vernon.
2. Hamilton Southeastern (5), 6 pm ET
Feeder Sectionals: Carmel, Fishers, Fort Wayne South Side, Jay County, West Lafayette.
3. Mishawaka (5), 6 pm ET
Feeder Sectionals: Concord, Crown Point, LaPorte, South Bend Riley, Warsaw.
4. Zionsville (5), 6 pm ET
Feeder Sectionals: Avon, Ben Davis, Crawfordsville, Franklin Central, New Palestine.
Friday, Feb. 27, 2009, 6 pm ET (Swimming prelims).
Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, 9 am ET (Diving prelims and semis), 1 pm ET (Consolations and finals for all events).
Admission: $8 per session or $12 both days.
Site: Indiana University Natatorium, IUPUI, 901 W. New York St., Indianapolis | Website
The top 16 in each swimming event during Friday’s prelims will return for competition on Saturday with the top eight individuals vying for state championship honors. Those finishing nine through 16 on Friday will make up the competitors in the consolation heats. All diving will take place on Saturday with the top 21 of 32 competitors advancing from the prelims to the semis after five dives each. After three dives each in the semis, the top 16 will advance to the final round for another three dives each.