Name: Erica King
High School: Riverside
Riverside freshman Erica King is poised to make her WPIAL championship debut this week and she will enter the WPIAL Class AA championships on Thursday and Friday at the University of Pittsburgh's Trees Pool as one of the highest seeded freshmen in the field. King is seeded second in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 2:01.27, behind only Shady Side Academy's Caroline Colville (1:58.18). In her other premier distance freestyle event, the 500 freestyle, King is seeded sixth with a time of 5:28.66. King will also swim on two Riverside relays that have PIAA potential, the 200 freestyle relay that is seeded eighth (1:46.77) and the 400 freestyle that is seeded second (3:48.49) that is seeded second. King will anchor both relays.