Springs-October 25, 2007-Steve R
Hooker Jr. is a Member of the Coral Springs High School Swim Team in his
Senior Year. On October 26, 2007 Steve will compete in the 200 and 400 Relay Free
Style in the Regional Swim Meet in West Palm Beach, Florida . Coral Springs High School is also
competing to win a spot that will send them to the State Capital
Tallahassee to compete in the State Championship.
Hooker Jr. is the son of Steve & Erica Hooker. He was born in the United
States but his parents are from Bluefields, Nicaragua, a place with strong family ties.
He says he consider Bluefields his home.
Steve started swimming in
organized Meets at the tender age of 7 when he was a member of the Norland
Community Pool Swim Team in Miami, Florida. In 2003 the family relocated
to Coral Springs where he joined the Coral Springs High School Swim Team
in his sophomore year. As a member of the Coral Springs high swim team
Steve Jr. has competed in the 100 Butterfly, 100 Free Style, 100 Free
Relay, 200 Free Relay, 400 Free Relay and the 200 IM.
On October 6th,2007
Steve was invited with honor to participate in a Swim Meet at the Fort
Lauderdale Aquatic Hall of Fame Complex. "I am very honored to have
been invited to participate to swim at this facility" Steve Jr. said.
never forget it and I will always cherish these Memories" he said.
Erica stated that they are very proud of Steve's High School
Accomplishments and hope they transcend into his College years and where
ever his future may take him.