Area swimmers compete at Herkimer

ROCHESTER – Canajoharie graduate Creighton Joscelyn and Mayfield graduate Greg Valachovic competed for the Herkimer County Community College men’s swimming and diving team at the Region III/Northeast District Championship at Monroe Community College Feb. 15 to 17.

Joscelyn was 13th in the 100-yard breaststroke, 14th in the 200 breaststroke and 21st in the 50 freestyle. Joscelyn also was part of the 400 medley and 400 freestyle relay teams that placed sixth and seventh, respectively.

Valachovic was 15th in the 100 breaststroke, 17th in the 200 breaststroke and 23rd in the 50 freestyle. He also was part of the 200 medley and 200 freestyle relays teams which both placed seventh.

Herkimer finished eighth in the team standings with 83 points. Host Monroe Community College won the team title with 604 points.