Boys Swimming: Pingry Hands Scotch Plains-Fanwood Its 2nd Loss of the Season, 89-81

Josh Cohen wins the 500 Freestyle. Credits: File photo by John Mooney
Alan Shao Credits: Caleb Cohen
100 Backstroke start at FSPY on Tuesday, Jan. 24 Credits: Caleb Cohen

SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- Riding the wave of three victories by Leighton Mayers. Pingry handed Scotch Plains-Fanwood only its second loss of the season, 89-81 at Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA.

Mayers took the 100 Butterfly and 100 Backstroke, and led off the winning 200 Freestyle Relay.

Chris Bondarowicz won the 200 IM and the 200 Breaststroke for Scotch Plains-Fanwood and swam on the Raiders' victorious 200 Medley Relay and 400 Freestyle Relay teams. Josh Cohen won the 200 and 500 Freestyle and led off the winning 400 Freestyle Relay.

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  • 200 Medley Relay: Chang-Bondarowicz-Shao-Heath, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 1:38.13
  • 200 Freestyle: Josh Cohen, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 1:44.38
  • 200 IM: Chris Bondarowicz, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 1:54.66
  • 50 Freestyle: William Zhang, Pingry 22.53
  • 100 Butterfly: Leighton Mayers, Pingry 53.00
  • 100 Freestyle: Victor Vollbrechthausen, Pingry 49.26
  • 500 Freestyle: Josh Cohen, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 4:43.78
  • 200 Freestyle Relay: Mayers-Tan-Ma-Zhang, Pingry 1:29.18
  • 100 Backstroke: Leighton Mayers, Pingry 53.02
  • 100 Breaststroke: Chris Bondarowicz, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 58.77
  • 400 Freestyle Relay: Cohen-Bondarowicz-Kenny-Chang, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 3:16.60

The Raiders travel to Gov. Livingston for their next meet on Thursday.

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