Maria Telincho, a Jenkins Twp. resident, won two District 2 Class 2A gold medals for Scranton Prep in this year’s D2 Championships held in early March.
Telincho was part of the gold-medal winning 200 Free Relay and 200 Medley Relay teams. She also finished fourth at districts in the 100 Free and ninth in the 100 Fly. The junior also swam at the PIAA State Championships with three of the Classics relay teams.
The Prep Medley Relay team placed ninth overall with Telincho swimming a personal best 24.74 during her free style leg of the event. She was also on the 12th place Prep 200 Free Relay team, and 18th with the Prep 400 Free Relay team.
As a sophomore, Telincho was part of the Prep 200 Free Relay Distrct 2 Gold Medal team.
She is the daughter of Bruce and Marianne Telincho.