MINNEAPOLIS — The Moorhead Spuds advanced five events to the state tournament finals on Friday in the Minnesota Class AA state girls swimming and diving preliminaries at the University of Minnesota's Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.

Moorhead's Arianna Hoff advanced to Saturday's finals in the 200-yard freestyle, Alayna Janke qualified in the 100 butterfly, Abbie Ishaug in the 100 free, and both the 200 medley relay and 400 freestyle relay teams clinched a spot in the finals.

The 200 medley relay team of Ava Rodgers, Abbie Ishaug, Alayna Janke and Maggie Howe placed 11th with a time of 1 minute, 49.76 seconds. Hoff finished 10th in the 200 free at 1:53.87, and Janke swam the 100 butterfly in 57.30 seconds to place eighth and set a new school record.

Ishaug claimed 15th place in the 100 free (54.35). The Spuds capped the prelims with an 11th-place finish by Hoff, Janke, Rodgers and Ishaug in the 400 freestyle relay in 3:36.61.

The Class AA finals for both swimming and diving events are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Saturday.

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Prelim results
200 medley relay: 1. Minnetonka 1:43.66; 2. Edina 1:44.59; 3. Eden Prairie 1:44.90; 4. Stillwater 1:46.07; 5. Shakopee 1:47.00; 6. Wayzata 1:47.27; 7. Blaine 1:47.81; 8. Maple Grove 1:48.79; 9. Prior Lake 1:49.59; 10. Farmington 1:49.61; 11. Moorhead (Rodgers, Ishaug, Janke, Howe) 1:49.76
200 freestyle: 1. McCarthy, Edina, 1:49.29; 2. Bresnahan, Robbinsdale Armstrong, 1:51.20; 3. Dettmann, Stillwater, 1:51.41; 4. Helm, Minnetonka, 1:51.51; 5. Zelen, Shakopee, 1:51.63; 6. Diaz, Minnetonka, 1:52.50; 7. Luedke, Chanhassen, 1:52.64; 8. Kangas, Minnetonka, 1:53.01; 9. Moeller, Prior Lake, 1:53.78; 10. Hoff, Moorhead, 1:53.88
100 butterfly: 1. Reinke, Wayzata, 54.85; 2. McNamara, Hastings, 56.34; 3. Kieffer, Edina, 56.45; 4. Rhodes, Minnetonka, 56.75; 5. Lucas, Prior Lake, 56.80; 6. Wentzel, Minnetonka, 56.91; 7. Harstad, Minnetonka, 56.92; 8. Janke, Moorhead, 57.30; 18. Rodgers, Moorhead, 59.11
100 freestyle: 1. Zelen, Shakopee, 50.53; 2. Miller, Minnetonka, 51.08; 3. Helm, Minnetonka, 51.56; 4. Moreen, Minneapolis Washburn, 51.74; 5. Gehrke, Farmington, 51.86; 6. Bakker, Maple Grove, 51.89; 7. McCarthy, Edina, 52.67; 8. Schendel, Buffalo, 52.88; 9. Moeller, Prior Lake, 52.93; 10. Nelson, Prior Lake, 53.47; 15. Ishaug, 54.35
500 freestyle: 1. Bresnahan, Robbinsdale Armstrong, 4:55.62; 2, McCarthy, Edina, 4:58.18; 3. Diaz, Minnetonka, 5:00.84; 4. Boorjian, Rochester Mayo, 5:01.87; 5. Fuglie, Chanhassen, 5:03.40; 6. Luedke, Chanhassen, 5:07.15; 7. Schraber, 5:04.88; 8. Kangas, Minnetonka, 5:06.29; T9. Weeks, Minnetonka, 5:08.20; Clausman, Edina, 5:08.20;18. Hoff, Moorhead, 5:14.28
100 breaststroke: 1. Larsen, Eden Prairie, 1:01.33; 2. Liesinger, Eagan, 1:04.18; 3. Reed, Stillwater, 1:04.54; 4. Wheeler, Minnetonka, 1:04.56; 5. Gustafson, Rochester Mayo, 1:04.59; 6. Hall, Edina, 1:04.93; 7. Shroyer, Buffalo, 1:05.04; 8. Zelen, Shakopee, 1:05.12; 9. Grimm, Farmington, 1:065.16; 10. Norrid, Owatonna, 1:05.60; 24. Ishaug, Moorhead, 1:08.57
400 freestyle relay: 1. Minnetonka 3:29.41; 2. Shakopee 3:30.79; 3. Stillwater 3:31.22; 4. Prior Lake 3:33.11; 5. Blaine 3:33.28; 6. Maple Grove 3:35.20; 7. Wayzata, 3:35.50; 8. Chanhassen 3:35.59; 9. Farmington 3:35.92; 10. Edina 3:36.07; 11. Moorhead (Hoff, Janke, Rodgers, Ishaug) 3:36.13