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Rabun Gap swimmers excel at state

The Rabun Gap swim program represented well at the NCISAA state meet on Monday, February 8. 

Eight swimmers represented Rabun Gap at state, including captains Mezzy Lockhart, Brooksie Martin, and Nicolas Louis, and their teammates Maja Pekar, Caroline Bonomo, Yucen Tian, Noah Wright, and Dayong Liu. All of the girls shaved times off of their events, with Bonomo finishing second in her heat of the 200 IM and was a Top 15 finisher overall. 

Results included: 
Girls Medley Relay 2:15
Girls 200 IM: Caroline Bonomo in 2:33.  2nd in her heat. Top 15 all around.
Girls 100 butterfly: Caroline 1:08; Maja Pekar 1:12
Boys 200 Medley: 1:57
Boys 50 freestyle: Mezzy 24.60 Nic 25.16
Boys 100 freestyle: Nic 56.04
Boys 200 freestyle relay: 1.42
Boys 100 backstroke: 1.07
Boys 100 yard backstroke: 1.16
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School is a private, coeducational day and boarding school for grades Pre-K through 12. Centrally located between Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC, we prepare young people for college, career, and a lifetime of leadership and service.