DiBona shines in triathlon

At 14 years of age, Hayden DiBona was the youngest competitor in the first race of the Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series held May 20 at James Island County Park.

But, Hayden, who was competing in his second triathlon and will be attending Academic Magnet High School next year, finished 15th out of the 164 male participants and had the second-fastest time in the swimming portion of the event.

Hayden lives in Mount Pleasant and swims for Mount Pleasant Swim Club.