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Boys Swimming: Raiders Top Millburn, Advance to Second Straight Sectional Final

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SPFHS boys extended their near-perfect swim season on Monday by defeating Millburn in the NJSIAA Sectional semifinal,103-67. Credits: Caleb Cohen
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Josh Cohen won the 100 Freestyle and 100 Backstroke individual races on Monday. Credits: Caleb Cohen
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SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ – The Scotch Plains-Fanwood boys varsity swim team extended their near-perfect season on Monday, defeating Millburn in the NJSIAA Sectional semifinal,103-67.

Josh Cohen won the 100 Freestyle and 100 Backstroke, and led off the victorious 200 Medley Relay. Chris Bondarowicz won the 200 Freestyle, and Nolan Kearns finished first in the 50 Freestyle.

"The boys did what they need to do today," Raiders head coach Jess Hulnik said. "I'm glad we are advancing to the NJSIAA Sectional final for the second year in a row."

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The Raiders, who reclaimed their Sectional crown last year, will look to repeat against the same opponent in the Morristown Colonials.

The North Jersey Section 2, Public B final will be held at Raritan Bay Area YMCA in Perth Amboy, NJ on Friday, Feb. 12 (time TBA).

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS:

200 MEDLEY RELAY
J. Cohen / N. Kearns / A. Shao / N. Heath (Scotch Plains-Fanwood) – 1:41.95

200 FREESTYLE
Chris Bondarowicz (Scotch Plains-Fanwood) – 1:48.78

200 INDIVIDUAL MEDLEY
Chris Balbo (Millburn) – 2:01.03

50 FREESTYLE
Nolan Kearns (Scotch Plains-Fanwood) – 23.25

100 BUTTERFLY
Chris Balbo (Millburn) – 53.48

100 FREESTYLE
Josh Cohen (Scotch Plains-Fanwood) – 49.01

500 FREESTYLE
Evan Ng (Millburn) – 4:57.34

200 FREESTYLE RELAY
Z. Elshaer / B. Powar / P. Hong / S. Singer (Millburn) – 1:32.85

100 BACKSTROKE
Josh Cohen (Scotch Plains-Fanwood) – 57.66

100 BREASTSTROKE
Eric Wong (Millburn) – 1:03.43

400 FREESTYLE RELAY
E. Ng / A. Kamath / K. Silbert / E. Hu (Millburn) – 3:41.96

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