Pittston Area swimmer Michelle Fernando was one three Lady Patriots who scored four wins in a 128-50 win over Coughlin in Wilkes-Barre on December 22. She is the PA athlete of the week for the week of December 19-26.
Michelle won the individual 200 free and 100 butterfly for PA. She was on two winning relays, the 200 medley and 400 free, mixed and matched with Samantha Scialpi, Kaylene Sutkowski, Tiffany Smith and Emily Zurek.
With the win the Lady Patriots started the season 2-0 in Division III.
Posters of Michelle can be seen at Tony’s Pizza in Pittston, and Smart Designs and Graphics in Wyoming, sponsors of the Pittston Area Athlete of the Week.