Gawronski sets records in pool


PROSPECT — Dia Gawronski, an eighth-grade student at Long River Middle School, had a season to remember as a member of the school’s swim team.

Gawronski set five school records this past season in the 100 IM (1:03.73), 50 breaststroke (35.07), 100 freestyle (58.70), 50 backstroke (31.63) and 50 butterfly (27.83).

In addition to her school records, Gawronski won two gold medals for her first place finishes at the Middle School Swim Open held Feb. 1 at Southern Connecticut State University. She won the 100 IM in a time of 1:03.73 and the 50 butterfly in a time of 27.83.