BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ -- The Bernards swim team finished its Skyland Conference Valley Division dual meet schedule with a perfect 7-0 record to claim the division title for the second year in a row for the girls and the fifth consecutive year for the boys.
The girls defeated Warren Hills, 120-49, and the boys won by a score of 119-36. Both teams are 9-0 overall.
The girls featured 13 different first-place winners as Sami Bender (200), Clare Johnson (IM), Nina Marquard (fly), Grace Korey (500), Tara Hartnett (back) and Sophie Ray (breast) each touched the wall first in their individual events, and all three relays were victorious as well. The medley relay was won by Hartnett, Ray, Olivia Seker and Marion Doerr, the 200 free relay by Mattie Sbaraglio, Gianna Lorenzo, Izzy Piccone, and Doerr, and the 400 free relay by Piccone, Audrey Panik, Bender and Miray Savluk.
The boys won 10 of 11 events, sweeping nine of the 10 events they won. Winning two individual events each were Joe Kiel (200, fly) and Ryan Schuller (100, breast), and grabbing one gold each were Sean Robinson (IM), Matt Giunta (50), Vincent Falivene (500) and Bryce Lukacsko (back). Falivene combined with Will Garvin, Everett Bailey and Trevor Lukacsko to take the medley relay while Matt Giunta, Noah Youssef, Matt Sardis and Kiel won the 200 free relay. The medley relay sweep was completed by Bryce Lukacsko, Alex Ruffer, Giunta, and Caden Lorenzo.