RFA to be well represented at Section III swim meet

Published Feb 14, 2018 at 4:00pm

The Rome Free Academy swimming and diving team will send 13 athletes to the Section III Class A championship meet on Thursday at 10 a.m. at Nottingham High School in Syracuse.

Jackson Sorbello will compete in the 50- and 100-yard freestyles and will also be a part of three relays. He’s part of the 200 medley relay with Jerome Gordon, Oliver Dragojevic and Nick Jordan, the 200 freestyle relay with Gordon, Dragojevic and Charlie Gilroy and the 400 freestyle relay with Alex Linderman, Brett Faroni, Tanner Brawdy and David Salce.

Also in the 200 medley relay will be Riley Brawdy, Ben McMonagle, Sven VanHoesel and Faroni. Also competing in the 200 freestyle relay will be Jordan, Riley Brawdy, Linderman and Michael Polce.

Gordon will compete individually in the 200 and 500 freestyles, while Dragojevic will be in the 50 freestyle and 100 breaststroke. Gilroy will be swimming individually in the 50 and 100 freestyles, and Jordan will be in the 50 freestyle. Riley Brawdy will be in the 50 freestyle individual event and Tanner Brawdy will be in the diving event.

Individually, Faroni will compete in the 200 individual medley and the 100 backstroke while Polce is in the 50 freestyle. Ben McMonagle will be in the 100 butterfly.