Ten SOFLO Swimmers At FGC-Florida Swimming All-Star Meet Under Way At Indian River

By Sharon Robb

FORT PIERCE, March 29, 2019—South Florida Aquatic Club has ten swimmers on the Florida Gold Coast All-Star team for the All-Star dual meet against Florida Swimming that began Friday night at Anne Wilder Aquatic Complex.

SOFLO has six boys and four girls on the team for the three-day meet that runs Friday night to Sunday morning.

The boys who qualified are Sebastian Lares, Alejandro Mateus, Javier Colmenares, Kevin Moya, Stefano Mazzi and Juan Vallmitjana.

The girls are Victoria Torres, Mariana Pinto, Anastasia Lutz and Natalia Sibug.

SOFLO’s longtime age group coach Rose Lockie is a member of the FGC All-Star coaching staff.

The top six finishers at the FGC 14&Under Short Course Junior Olympics in Coral Springs qualified for the team. Several swimmers turned down spots because of spring break vacations and other commitments.


What: Florida Gold Coast vs. Florida Swimming All-Star Dual Meet

When: Friday-Sunday

Schedule: Session I, Friday 6 p.m.; Session II, Saturday, 9 a.m., Session III, 3 p.m.; Sunday, Session IV, 9 a.m.

Where: Indian River State College, Anne Wilder Aquatic Complex, 3209 Virginia Ave., Fort Pierce.

Of note: Admission is $5. Indian River Aquatics is hosting the meet. For more information call 772-462-7760.

Sharon Robb can be reached at sha11cats@aol.com