Boys swimming

Harrison Prieto, St. Paul’s

Prieto, a senior, has posted some of the metro area’s fastest times for years, and this season is no different. He currently has the second fastest time in New Orleans’ area in the 100-yard backstroke (55.93 seconds) and the fifth fastest area time in the 200-yard freestyle (1:55.03). Prieto is expected to battle for a state championship in the 100 backstroke next month in Sulphur.

Girls swimming

Heidi Fritscher, Mandeville

Fritscher has helped the Skippers to their usual place among the area’s top teams this season. She is among the New Orleans area’s fastest in the 100-yard freestyle (56.98 seconds,) and 200 freestyle (2:05.19). She paced Mandeville in a dual meet victory over rival Northshore on Oct. 7 at Franco’s Athletic Club in Mandeville.