Middle-schooler is one of youngest to be invited to compete

Riverhead Swimmer In County Meet

Riverhead Middle School seventh-grader Brooke Davies competed at the Suffolk County individual championship swim meet November 3. Independent/Courtesy Riverhead Central School District

Riverhead Middle School seventh-grader Brooke Davies competed against some of the best swimmers in the county at the independent Suffolk County championship, held at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood on November 3.

According to her adviser and health teacher, Lindsay Lindenbaum, Davies may be one of the youngest in Riverhead Central School District history to have earned such an invitation. She qualified for the 100-meter backstroke.

Davies has been swimming competitively for several years and regularly swims with the Sachem Swim Club under coach Mary Fleckenstein.

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