Capital City Swim League Laney Wilkes

Denham Springs High's Laney Wilkes

A number of Livingston Parish athletes will compete in the Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s Division I state championship meet on Saturday at the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana in Shreveport.

The boys meet begins at 9:10 a.m. with the girls meet at 3:40 p.m.

On the boys side, Denham Springs’ Laird May qualified in the 200-yard freestyle (1:58.25) and the 100-yard freestyle (53.23).

Walker and Denham Springs have teams qualified in the 200-yard medley relay, 200-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard freestyle relay.

On the girls side, Denham Springs’ Laney Wilkes qualified in the 50-yard freestyle (27.60) and the 100-yard breaststroke (1:20.40).

Teams from Denham Springs and Walker qualified in the 200-yard medley relay, the 200-yard freestyle relay and the 400-yard freestyle relay.

The Live Oak girls are also set to compete in the meet.

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