June 29, 2008
Three Marin Pirates received the Peter Ruona and Wally Frank Scholarship awards given annually by Zone 3, Pacific Swimming. Zone 3 extends from San Francisco to the Oregon border. The awards are based on athletic and academic standing along with an essay. The scholarships honor Ruona and Frank who were tireless workers on behalf swimmers in Northern California.
Jordan Lager receives his award
Peter Ruona Award, male recipient: Jordan Lager (will attend UC Davis on athletic scholarship in the fall).
In 2007 Pirate swimmers swept all 4 awards.