PERTH AMBOY, NJ -- The Bernards boys swim team saw its title dream end witn a 98-72 loss to Summit in North 2, Group C Sectional Finals on Friday.
The small Bernards squad of 14 boys finished 11-2, posting 17 best times, including a new BHS record and winning five events against a much larger team from Summit. Sean Robinson bettered his own school record in the 100 breaststroke with a 59.00. Bryce Lukacsko (50 free - #9 all-time), Joe Kiel (fly), Matt Snyder (500) and Ryan Schuller (back) each won their individual events and Robinson, Kiel, Lukacsko and Snyder took the top spot in the 200 free relay.
Bernards will be sending six athletes to the Meet of Champions at Gloucester County Institute of Technology on Feb. 29-March 1. Sami Bender (200, 50), Sean Robinson (breast), Ryan Schuller (back) and Matt Snyder (200 and 500 free) have qualified in individual events, and the boys will also compete in all three relays at the M of C.