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Girls Swimming: Scotch Plains-Fanwood Beats New Providence, 98-72

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Anna Dunchus won the 100 Breaststroke for Scotch Plains-Fanwood on Tuesday at FSPY. Credits: John Mooney
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SPFHS vs. New Providence in the 400 Freestyle Relay Credits: John Mooney
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Jamie Riffel won the 100 Backstroke for New Providence on Tuesday at the Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA. Credits: John Mooney
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Jamie Riffel anchored the winning relay team for New Providence. Credits: John Mooney
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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ  -- The depth of the Scotch Plains-Fanwood girls swim team helped them overcome solid individual performances by New Providence to win, 98-72, on Tuesday at the Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA (FSPY). The Raiders improved to 8-1, while the Pioneers dropped to 5-4.

Sara Misiukiewicz, won the 100 Butterfly and 200 IM, Sophia Kudryashova, took first in the 50 and 100 Freestyle events, and Erica Wirth, won the 200 and 500 Freestyle races for the Pioneers.

Senior Jamie Riffel won the 100 Backstroke and teamed with freshman Kudryashova, senior Misiukiewicz, and freshman Maura O'Keefe to take the 400 Freestyle Relay. 

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The Raiders took the 200 Freestyle Relay and the 200 Medley Relay. Anna Dunchus was victorious in the 100 Breaststroke. 

"New Providence has some very fast swimmers. It was a fun and exciting meet," said Scotch Plains-Fanwood coach Jess Hulnik. "We swam our swimmers in some different events from what they usually swim, and they did well."

Results

50 Freestyle
Sophia Kudryashova, New Providence, 25.13

100 Freestyle
Sophia Kudryashova, New Providence, 53.51

200 Freestyle
Erica Wirth, New Providence, 2:00.30

500 Freestyle
Erica Wirth, New Providence, 5:11.36

100 Backstroke
Jamie Riffel, New Providence, 1:05.98

100 Breaststroke
Anna Dunchus, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 1:16.00

100 Butterfly
Sara Misiukiewicz, New Providence, 1:00.34

200 IM
Sara Misiukiewicz, New Providence, 2:19.00

200 Freestyle Relay
A. Banasiak-R. DiFabrizio-M. Dunchus-S. Davis, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 1:45.03

400 Freestyle Relay
S. Kudryashova-M. O'Keefe-S. Misiukiewicz-J. Riffel, New Providence, 4:05.28

200 Medley Relay
E. Frazier-R. Maizes-S. Judge-K. Musso, Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 1:57.18

Scotch Plains-Fanwood's next meet will be against Governor Livingston on Thursday, Jan. 21 at FSPY.

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