John Sorich Athlete Profile

John Sorich

Position: Freestyle Height: 6-0 Weight: 165 Roster Years: 1975-1979 Hometown: Carson, CA

Personal

Was the Western Athletic Conference champion in the 1650 in 1977 ... defeated Olympian Doug Northway to win the WAC title ... a consistent national-level swimmer ... set five individual prep records at Carson High in Carson, Calif. ... held two school records and one pool record at BYU ... placed second in the 500 free, fifth in the 1650 free and sixth in the 200 free at the 1978 WAC finals ... swam the opening leg of BYU's third-place 800 free relay in the 1978 WAC finals ... is the leading WAC returnee in the 500 free ... married to Kim ... his brother, Greg, swims for UNLV.