NEW CITY, N.Y.— Yorktown senior Mark McLaughlin qualified for states with a fifth-place finish in the 200-yard IM in the Section 1 swimming championships in a time of 2:00.47. The sectionals were held at Felix Festa Middle School, in New City, on Feb. 7-8.

McLaughlin will compete at the New York State championships at the Nassau County Aquatic Center on Long Isand on March 3-4.

Lakeland/Panas/Putnam Valley’s Matt Keane, a junior, was fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:02.32.