Forest Lake edged Anoka by 23 points for the Section 7AA True Team title at Northdale Middle School Jan. 18, but Anoka qualified for the Class AA state True Team meet through a wild card process after the meet.
Blaine won its second consecutive Section 7AA swimming and diving team title in its home pool at Northdale Middle School Nov. 9.
Anoka hit the Aquatic Center pool at the University of Minnesota as part of the 1,100-swimmer strong Maroon and Gold Invite Sept. 7. The Tornadoes placed 11th in the maroon division with 108 point, three points behind Chaska, while Farmington won the team title with 315 points.
Anoka boys’ swimming tested the field at the Class AA State True Team meet to place ninth among 12 teams in the University of Minnesota’s Aquatic Center Jan. 26.
One of the boys’ swimming season’s top events of the calendar, the Maroon and Gold Invitational, brought together 57 teams across four divisions at the University of Minnesota’s Aquatic Center Jan. 5.
Eden Prairie pushed past the reigning champions, Minnetonka, to win this year’s title at the State Class AA Boys’ Swimming and Diving meet on March 3 at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center.
Anoka returned to the Class AA State boys’ swimming and diving meet after the team won five events en route to the Section 7AA title. Forest Lake (325) was runner-up followed by an impressive surge by Andover (292) to finish third and Blaine (271) was fourth.