May 8, 2012
University of Louisville men's swimming signee Bryan Draganowsky of Germantown Academy Aquatic Club in Blue Bell, Pa. has been named by USA Swimming to the 2012-2013 Open Water Junior National Team.
The 2012-2013 Open Water Junior National Team features a total of six swimmers, three men and three women. Swimmers, aged 18-and-under at the time of qualifying and who finished in the top three at the 2012 USA Swimming 10K Open Water National Championships, qualified for the Junior National Team. Junior Team members may not have previously been on a higher-ranked International National Team. All team members must have also finished within 15 minutes of the first place finisher.
The incoming freshman put up a time of 1:58.31.69, just 39 seconds off the winning time, beating Alex Meyer, who finished 10th and who will swim in the Olympic Qualifier.
Open Water Junior National Team Members
Bryan Draganosky/ Germantown Academy Aquatic Club
Daniel Graviss/ First Colony Swim Team
Jordan Wilimovsky/ Team Santa Monica
Rachel Zilinskas/ Germantown Academy Aquatic Club
Becca Mann/ Clearwater Aquatic
Brooke Lorentzen/ Mission Viejo Nadadores