Boys Swimming: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Defeats Gov. Livingston in Season Finale, 91-78

Senior boys swim in their final regular season meet. Left to right: Brody Rash, Eric Chang, Chris Bondarowicz, and Brian Kenny. Credits: Caleb Cohen

BERKELEY HTS, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood won the first nine races of its final meet of the season against Governor Livingston until Chris Rampaul-Pino took the 100 Breaststroke on Thursday, Jan. 26.

Junior Nick Heath was the winner in the 50 Freestyle and 100 Freestyle. Senior Alan Shao won the 200 Freestyle and the 500 Freestyle. Sophomore Josh Cohen won the 200 IM. Chris Bondarowicz won 100 Butterfly, and Christian Blanco took the 100 Backstroke.

GL made a late charge with Rampaul-Pino's win in the 100 Breaststroke and first and second place finishes in the 400 Freestyle Relay, but could not overcome the lead SPF had built. The Raiders won the meet, 91-78.

  • 200 Medley Relay:  Cohen-Rash-Bondarowicz-Kenny, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 1:42.58
  • 200 Freestyle: Alan Shao, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 1:49.54
  • 200 IM: Josh Cohen, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 2:02.85
  • 50 Freestyle: Nick Heath. Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 22.85
  • 100 Butterfly: Chris Bondarowicz, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 53.70
  • 100 Freestyle: Nick Heath, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 50.88
  • 500 Freestyle: Alan Shao, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 4:52.32
  • 200 Freestyle Relay: Kenny-Rash-Heath-Shao, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 1:32.71
  • 100 Backstroke: Christian Blanco, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 55.80
  • 100 Breaststroke: Chris Rampaul-Pino, Gov. Livingston 1:08.08
  • 400 Freestyle Relay: Wong- Sartorio-O'Halloran- Zarrelli, Gov. Livingston 3:40.68

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

Westfield High School Sophomore Dies; Counselors on Hand at School

June 19, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ — Carthoris “Carter” Uziel, a sophomore at Westfield High School, died Sunday night, according to Westfield Public Schools and a letter sent to parents by Principal Dr. Derrick Nelson.

“Words cannot convey the grief we feel in the Westfield Public Schools community over the death of Carthoris ‘Carter’ Uziel, a sophomore at Westfield High ...

Let's Talk About Suicide

In our world today, it seems our children, no matter the town, state, education, family unit, socioeconomic background, ethnicity or religion are grappling with complex, confounding and complicated issues not even fit for a middle-aged adult. Sadly, one of these issues is suicide. With mental health gaining more attention, the stigma appears to be dissipating but when a mental health ...

Is Summer Camp the Right Choice for My Child?

Is your child attending camp this summer? Is it their first experience away?  If yes, it can be an experience causing anxiety for you, for the parent and the child. 

This experience can be frightening to your child if it is their first time and it is so important that they do not see your worry or anxiety about leaving home for the first time… especially if it is sleep ...

What Are The Warning Signs of Suicide

The recent passings of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain remind us to take mental illness seriously. 

Many of us feel uncomfortable to ask when someone in distress is suicidal for fear we are putting this thought in their minds. This is not true. It is a myth that asking about suicide increases the risk of suicide. The most common mental illness is depression. Some people are ...


In honor of the Lubavitcher Rebbe's (of righteous memory) 24th  Yahrtzeit (anniversary of his passing) this coming Saturday the 16th.

Excerpts from an address given by Nobel-laureate Elie Wiesel on April 7, 1992, at a congressional dinner held in Washington on the occasion of the Rebbe's 90th birthday.

Some of you are aware of my admiration, not only ...

We Must Address The Unrealistic Affordable Housing Process Now

June 19, 2018

Dear Editor:

I would like to thank all the residents who attended and watched last Tuesday’s Town Hall meeting on over-development and legislative solutions with Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi and I. If you were unable to attend, I encourage you to watch the meeting on SPTV or the Township’s Facebook page at ().

The meeting was a real eye-opener for many of our residents. It ...

Westfield Day Care Center Celebrates 50 Years

June 20, 2018

Westfield, NJ — Westfield Day Care Center staff, parents and alumni celebrated the organization’s 50th anniversary at The Westwood in Garwood.

The evening was a jovial event which also included over 80+ tricky tray and auction items that came as donations from many local Westfield businesses.  The guests congregated around the items while enjoying cocktails and hors ...

Upcoming Events

Fri, June 22, 7:30 PM

Crossroads, Garwood

Benefit Concert

Giving Back

Mon, June 25, 9:00 AM

Terrill Road Baptist Chruch, Scotch Plains

LifeWay’s 2018 Vacation Bible School at Terrill ...

Religions And Spirituality


Mon, July 9, 10:00 AM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

Join the Summer Jewelry Making Club at the Scotch ...

Arts & Entertainment Health & Wellness Home & Garden