Placers in diving at the Class 5A boys state swim meet stand on and around the medal podium on May 17, 2019, at VMAC in Thornton. Sophomore Quinn Henninger, center, won the state championship in the event, with teammate Evan Mullen, second from left, placing fourth, while Grandview’s Antonio Vigil-Harrison, left, took sixth. Twenty-seven individuals and 12 relay teams from Aurora programs earned at last one top 20 place. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Sentinel Colorado)

THORNTON | Aurora top-20 individual and relay placers from the Class 5A boys state swim meet at the Veterans’ Memorial Aquatic Center on May 17, 2019:

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CHEROKEE TRAIL: Keegan Chatham, soph. (9th, 200 yard freestyle/10th, 100 yard freestyle); Kadin Denner, soph. (9th, 500 yard freestyle/12th, 200 yard individual medley; Jason McMechan, jr. (11th, 200 yard individual medley/14th, 100 yard backstroke; Relays: Trevor Daum, Adrian Bryant, Tucker Meeks, Logan Devereaux (20th, 200 yard medley relay); Marcos Rivera, Matthew McNulla, Adrian Bryant, Logan Devereaux (19th, 200 yard freestyle relay); Tim Yoon, Jason McMechan, Kadin Denner, Keegan Chatham (14th, 400 yard freestyle relay)

GRANDVIEW: Noah Bishop, jr. (11th, 1-meter diving); Antonio Vigil-Harrison, sr. (6th, 1-meter diving); Cobi Wood, sr. (3rd, 200 yard freestyle/9th, 100 yard freestyle); Relays: Christian Charles, Ryan Lee, William Bennett, Cobi Wood (7th, 200 yard freestyle relay); William Bennett, Stephen Henning, Kyle Raney, Cobi Wood (18th, 400 yard freestyle relay)

HINKLEY: Will Hawley, sr. (17th, 50 yard freestyle/17th, 100 yard butterfly); Liam Ross, fr. (17th, 1-meter diving); Relays: Will Hawley, Andrew Coleman, Johnathan Lopez, Jake Johnson (17th, 200 yard freestyle relay)

REGIS JESUIT: Gio Aguirre, fr. (7th, 200 yard freestyle/8th, 100 yard freestyle); Luke Baldwin, sr. (18th, 200 yard individual medley); Spencer Burks, jr. (17th, 100 yard freestyle); Sean Carr, jr. (12th, 100 yard backstroke); Jack Clouatre, sr. (4th, 200 yard individual medley/8th, 100 yard butterfly); Will Goodwin, sr. (state champion, 200 yard individual medley/state champion, 100 yard breaststroke); Quinn Henninger, soph. (state champion, 1-meter diving); Connor Hodes, sr. (20th, 200 yard freestyle); Sawyer Inglis, soph. (2nd, 200 yard freestyle/6th, 500 yard freestyle); Will Kerscher, jr. (7th, 200 yard individual medley/7th, 100 yard freestyle); Walker Kurtz, jr. (15th, 500 yard freestyle); Dylan Mullen, fr. (13th, 1-meter diving); Evan Mullen, jr. (4th, 1-meter diving); Ryan Tierney, jr. (15th, 100 yard freestyle/16th, 200 yard freestyle); Relays: Sean Carr, Will Goodwin, Jack Clouatre, Will Kerscher (2nd, 200 yard medley relay); Gio Aguirre, Gavin Will, Jack Clouatre, Sawyer Inglis (3rd, 200 yard freestyle relay); Gio Aguirre, Will Kerscher, Sawyer Inglis, Will Goodwin (2nd, 400 yard freestyle relay)

SMOKY HILL: Alex Burkhardt, sr. (19th, 200 yard freestyle/20th, 100 yard backstroke); Garrett Iverson, sr. (13th, 100 yard butterfly); Joshua Nieves, fr. (18th, 100 yard breaststroke); Logan Strid, jr. (20th, 500 yard freestyle); Isaac Yi, fr. (11th, 100 yard breaststroke); Relays: Aaron Chen, Joshua Nieves, Garrett Iverson, Isaac Yi (14th, 200 yard medley relay); Devyn Walton, Alex Burkhardt, Isaac Yi, Logan Strid (16th, 200 yard freestyle relay); Logan Strid, Garrett Iverson, Carlos Almeraz, Garrett Iverson (15th, 400 yard freestyle relay)