|High School:||Star Charter Academy|
Prater came in 12th place at the SCAC Championships in the 100 free with a time of 48.73 and was a part of the 400 free relay team that shaved seven seconds off their time to come in seventh place with a time of 3:18.52. He was also a member of the 200 free relay team that finished in seventh place at the SCAC Championships with a time of 1:41.31 and scored two points in the 100 breast with a time of 1:03.32.
Was a member of the 200 yard free relay that finished in fifth place and 400 medley and 400 free relays that came in seventh at the SCAC Championships… member of 800 free relay that ended in eighth…individually ended in 14th place in the 500 free…
Prater was a four year letter man in Swimming at Star Charter High School.
John is the son of Frank and Jaye Prater and has three younger sisters-Lindsay, Georgia and Allison. John is a kinesiology major with a philosophy minor at SU.