Jacob Rauch (12 years old) won the 100 IM at the North Carolina 14 & State Championship Meet at the Triangle Aquatic Center. Rauch came into the meet seeded 4 with a time of 1:03.9. He dropped three seconds in his prelim swim, clocking in at 1:00.9 to go into finals as the top seed. In finals, Rauch was able to hold off second place finisher Cooper Watson on the last leg of the race to win the title, swimming a blistering 1:00.6 and achieving a AAAA time standard. In addition to the 100 IM, Jacob Rauch also competed in the 50 (9th place), 100 (6th place), 200 (4th place) & 500 (3rd place) free, 50 (6th place) and 100 (3rd place) back and 50 (3rd place) & 100 (3rd place) breast. Rauch finished second in his age group in high point standings. Click HERE to watch Rauch’s 1oo IM race.