Local Athlete wins two Silver Medals at the Florida Special Olympics


Spring Hill, Florida (October 8, 2019) – Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School Sophomore, Arielle Jonas, won the silver medal in two events at the State Special Olympics Swim Meet at North County Reginal Park in Sebastian, FL on October 5 & 6, 2019.

Jonas took the silver in both the 50 meter Freestyle and 50 meter Butterfly. Jonas is a cheerleader and participates in musical theater at Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School. She has participated in Special Olympics in swimming and rhythmic gymnastics for the last 4 years. The event was hosted by Indian River County Recreation Department and Treasure Coast Sports Commission.

Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School is a College-Prep high school located at 13651 Hays Road Spring Hill, FL 34610. For information about the school, go to www.bmchs.com, or call (727) 857-2600.

Media Contact

Beth Sylvester
Director of Marketing & Advancement
Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School
13651 Hays Rd.
Spring Hill, FL 34610
(727) 857-2600 ext. 244


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