NAME: Luke Sobolewski
SCHOOL: St. Xavier High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2017
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Winning 100 butterfly at state
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'2"- 170 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Monfort Heights
PARENTS: Tom & Anna
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Parents
FUTURE GOAL: Become a Biomolecular Engineer
A senior, Luke is a five-time swimming All-American who helped last year's
AquaBombers capture an eighth straight Ohio state swimming championship,
the school’s 37th state swimming team title over all. The team accumulated 398
points, the highest total in Ohio high school swimming history.
Luke was a member of the 200 medley relay team that won the Ohio state title in a meet-record time of 1:30.40. He also won an individual Ohio state title in the 100 butterfly (48.57) and finished as Ohio state runner-up in the 100 backstroke (48.75). He was 1st team all-city (Enquirer).
His sophomore year, Luke was part of the Ohio state champion 200 medley relay team (1:32.03) and the AquaBombers were named USA national champions.
He is a top academic student and is active in community service, and will swim collegiately at North Carolina State University. His favorite athlete is Michael Phelps, favorite book is Station 11, favorite movie is Shawshank Redemption and most-like-to-meet is Neil deGrasse Tyson.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Luke is one of the most naturally talented swimmers in the country. He is just starting to realize his potential, and continued effort will unlock future success."
— Tim Beerman, Swim Coach
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