The Brother Rice swim team finished in 3rd place at the Sandburg Invitational on Saturday, January 18. Mitch Strahlman finished 1st in 500 free and 2nd in 200 I.M. The medley relay finished 5th overall. The 400 free relay took first place, and is composed of swimmers Tommy Davey, Luke Healy, Aaron Payne, and Mitch Strahlman.
The team also took on Carl A. Sandburg High School individually on Tuesday, January 21, and won with a score of 95-85. Great swimming performances were offered by Danny Whalen, Ray Adams, Brian Brown, Clarence Williams, Luke Healy, Mitch Strahlman, Dan Birmingham, Brennan Russell, Aaron Payne, James Ryan, Solomon Gienosky, Bobby Kopale, and Peter Gurka.