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Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School's Chris Bondarowicz Named All State Swimmer

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Chris Bondarowicz reports to the U.S. Naval Academy on Thursday, June 29, 2017. Credits: John Mooney
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Chris Bondarowicz on the starting blocks for a 100 breaststroke race during Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School's swim season this year. Credits: John Mooney
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Chris Bondarowicz has been named New Jersey's top swimmer in the 100 breaststroke by NJ.com. Credits: John Mooney
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Bondarowicz wins vs. Westfield Credits: John Mooney
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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School junior Chris Bondarowicz has been named the state's top swimmer in the 100 yard breaststroke, according to NJ.com's year-end recap.

"It is a great honor to be included on the list with some of New Jersey's best swimmers and to represent Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School," Bondarowicz, a junior, said. "This state produces so many great swimmers who go on to excel in college and the international level, so it is humbling to be included. I can only hope to get even better next year."

Bondarowicz helped the Raider boys win the Union County championship with a victory in the 100 breast and the 200 IM and played a big part in the team's winning the Sectional title and advancing to the state championship final meet. 

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"I think it is wonderful that someone who works as hard as Chris does earns such a high honor," said SPFHS swim coach Jess Hulnik upon learning of Bondarowicz's selection.

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