Media Information Director
DPS Office of Athletics
Cass Tech senior swimmer Angel De La Torre earned three gold medals and a silver medal in the 2015 Detroit Public School League boys’ swimming championship meet Feb. 12 at King High School and has been named PSL Proud Strong Learner of the Week.
De La Torre timed 1:08.23 to win the 100 backstroke, placed second in the 100 butterfly (1:08.06) and also swam legs on the Technicians’ victorious 200 medley relay (1:57) and 400 freestyle relay (4:01.40) teams.
His performance helped Cass Tech repeat as the PSL boys’ swim team champions.
The Detroit Public School League Proud Strong Learner of the Week award is representative of the league’s top boys’ and girls’ athletes. The award is presented by the DPS Office of Athletics and is sponsored by Detroit-area McDonald’s owner-operators