Ransom Everglades School finished first in the South Atlantic Interscholastic Sailing Association South Points Regatta No. 3 in Vero Beach on March 27, topping 17 teams from schools throughout Florida. Sailors Javi Garcon '21, Liam O'Keefe '21, Nicolas Echarte '21 and Lucas Vianna '21 secured the victory.
Stephan Baker '22 and Aidan Murphy '21 also competed for Ransom Everglades.
In the regional regatta, the third of four scheduled for 2020-21, RE sailors finished ahead of Immaculata La Salle and St Thomas Aquinas of Fort Lauderdale. The victory pushed RE into a three-way tie for second place in the overall regional standings, just two points behind Immaculata. The sailors train under coach Joe Logan.
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6 - 12 located on two campuses in Coconut Grove, Florida. Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are in the world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it." The mission of Ransom Everglades School is to provide an educational environment in which the pursuit of honor, academic excellence and intellectual growth is complemented by concern for the physical, cultural and character development of each student. The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student's sense of identity, community, personal integrity and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and to contribute to society.