Thursday, November 7, 2019
Cristina Brito - Immaculata- La Salle HS
MIAMI | Immaculata-La Salle sailor Antonio Miranda was among the top finishers at the Interscholastic Sailing Association's High School Single-Handed National Championship, held the weekend of Nov. 2-3 in Santa Barbara, California.
Antonio,a senior, finished 14th against an extremely competitive field and has now qualified to compete in the national championships. Immaculata-La Salle has never qualified or sent a sailor to the national championship.
The school's team will participate in a Regatta Invitational Nov. 8-10 in Charleston, South Carolina. They will compete against 18 other sailing teams from around the country and the Caribbean. The schools who compete in this invitational were chosen based on current and past ranking within their districts.
"We want to congratulate Antonio, the sailing team and head coach Lior Lavie on an amazing start to the sailing season," said Immaculata-La Salle's principal, Salesian Sister Kim Keraitis.