Graduated in 1996. Was on Clarion University's swim team for four years. Graduated in 2001 with a History major. In the same year he was named assistant coach of the Wissahickon High School Swim Team, where he also Aquatics Assistant.
Medley relay (swimming the breaststroke leg):
- Second place at the Pennsylvania State championships
- Two-time District Champion
- Three-time League Champion
Best relay split: 28.50
- All State
- Third place at the Districts Championships
- Third place at League Championships
Best time: 54.60
Individual Medley: Best time: 2:02.34
Breaststroke: Best time: 1:02.93
- Second place at the Pennsylvania State Championships
- All-State Honorable Mention
Went to Europe with brother Sylvo to visit France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, and Hungary.