UPMin swimmer wins 7 gold medals in CHED regional meet
Davao City (14 January) -- UP Mindanao BS Food Technology freshman student Mary Pauline Fornea won seven (7) gold medals in swimming events during the recently-concluded CHED Regional Meet held in Davao City.
Ms. Fornea won five (5) gold medals in the individual swimming events and two (2) gold medals in the relay (team) events. She competed and won in the 800-meter freestyle, 400-meter freestyle, 200-meter butterfly, 400-meter individual medley and 200-meter individual medley
Ms. Fornea, with three other swimmers, won the gold medals in the 4x50-meter freestyle relay and the 4x50-meter medley relay.
In the CHED Davao City Eliminations held last December 5-23, 2009. Ms. Fornea also won five (5) gold medals in the individual swimming events and was awarded "Top Athlete" in the Davao City Eliminations. (UPMin) [top]