Weiss High School sophomore Ana Herceg defended her state Class 5A girls 200 freestyle title during the 2019 UIL Swimming and Diving State Championships Feb. 15-16 at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swim Center in Austin.
Herceg qualified in the state Class 5A 200-yard and 500-yard freestyle events this year. She was state runner-up in the 500 freestyle last year.
She swam the 200 free in 1:46.39, a new Class 5A state record, during the Feb. 16 meet finals. She also captured silver in the 500 free, with a time of 4:57.56.
Coaches Walter Arnold and Nicole Wuest lead the Pflugerville and Weiss high school swim teams.