EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys swim team advanced in the semifinal round of the Central, Group A state tournament Monday with a 111-58 victory over Marlboro.
East Brunswick (7-1) won all three relay events. Nachiketh Anand, Ryan VanDeVeen, Jonathan Qi and Matthew Laurenciana won the 200-meter relay in 1:55.60. Laurenciana, Franklin Choi, Aditya Vidyadharan and Justin Dumas took the 200 freestyle relay in 1:47.25. Vidyadharan, Dumas, Laurenciana and VanDeVeen won the 400 freestyle relay in 3:58.96.
Individual event winners for the Bears were VanDeVeen (1:10.48) in the 100 breaststroke and (2:16.61) the 200 IM; Jonathan Benowitz (1:09.07) in the 100 backstroke and (1:05.44) the 100 fly; Dylan Newton (4:39.57) in the 500 freestyle and (2:09.24) the 200 free.