AUSTIN — Denison senior Tori Fryar was seventh in the 500 freestyle, finishing with a time of 5:03.74 at the state swim meet in Austin on Saturday.

AUSTIN — Denison senior Tori Fryar was seventh in the 500 freestyle, finishing with a time of 5:03.74 at the state swim meet in Austin on Saturday.


She was half a second from getting into the top five. It was the second time Fryar made it to the finals in the 500 free, finishing sixth last spring.


Fryar advanced to the championship race with an eighth-place finish in the prelims on Friday at 5:04.71. She also competed in the 200 freestyle but was 12th in the prelims in 1:55.94 and 13th in the consolation final at 1:56.43.


Dodd City junior Miranda Fannin was 15th in the prelims of the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:09.47 on Friday and placed 14th with a time of 1:08.75 in the consolation final.


Pottsboro sophomore Laney Recer was 12th in the prelims of the 100 freestyle at 54.19 seconds on Friday and maintained that position with a time of 53.98 seconds in the consolation final.