PA swimmers, divers collect District 2 hardware

June 27th, 2015 1:35 am

First Posted: 3/7/2013

Five Pittston Area swimmers, one boy and four girls, and two divers, one boy and one girl, won medals at the PIAA District 2 Swimming and Diving Championships at the Wilkes-Barre CYC.

One of the girls, Mia Nardone qualified for the PIAA State Championships which open Tuesday at Bucknell University by placing second in the 100 Butterfly. She also won a fourth place medal in the 100 IM.

Nardone, a sophomore, and senior Tiffany Smith, sophomore Shannen Brady and freshman Adison Hazlet won 6th place medals in the 200 medley relay.

Brandon Winters, a sophomore, won medals for fifth in the 500 Free and sixth in the 100 Backstroke.

Sophomore Sierra Williams, fifth, and sophomore Michael Barney, sixth won diving medals.