Time of 50.08 was a lifetime best by two seconds and good enough for Division I title after fifth-place finish last year.
John Criste, Saugus So. 100 breaststroke
Division I winner finished in
56.06 and already has 2008
Olympic trials qualifying times
in both long-course
Collin Gladys, Esperanza So. 200 individual medley
Won event in 1:52.38, a slower
time than he had when he finished
second last season.
Mission Viejo 200 medley relay
(Nick Divan, Sr.; Andrew Godbe,
So.; Daniel Owens, Jr.; Scott
Sorge, Jr.) Improved on
preliminary time by nearly 1 1/2
seconds to win Division I title
Damien 200 freestyle relay
(Daniel Perdew, Sr.; Steven
Donohoe, Sr.; David Fahey, Sr.;
Michael Carter, Sr.) Core group
won Division I race in 1:24.88, a
school-record time that was just
off meet record of 1:24.12.
Mission Viejo 400 freestyle relay
(Scott Sorge, Jr.; Nick Divan,
Sr.; Andrew Godbe, So.; Daniel
Owens, Jr.) Foursome played a key
role as Diablo boys won their
first team title since 2003 and
their 23rd since 1975.
Dwight Dumais, Buena Sr. 1-meter diving
Last of the Dumais siblings
proved the most prolific by
winning his second Division I
title in a row and third in four
Coach of the Year: Genevieve Barrow, Murrieta Valley
Guided freshman son Evan Barrow and rest of the Nighthawks' boys' team to their fourth consecutive Division III championship and led senior daughter Bridget Barrow and the rest of the girls' team to their second Division III title in a row.
DEREK HINGEVELD, La Serna Sr. 50 freestyle
SEAN BOYLE, Murrieta Valley Sr. 100 and 200 freestyle
NICK DIVAN, Mission Viejo Sr. 500 freestyle
SAM DANH, Westminster Sr. 100 butterfly
SCOTT CLARY, Riverside Poly So. 100 backstroke
PAUL ZAICH, St. Margaret's Sr. 100 breaststroke
KYLE SMITH, Corona So. 200 individual medley
STEVEN STARKS, Mission Viejo So. 1-meter diving
200 medley relay
Edison (Adam Jones Sr.; Kevin Celinder, Sr.; Josh Knight, Sr.; Damien Bernard, Sr.)
200 free relay
Mater Dei (Robert Hansen, Sr.; Matt Rubio, Sr.; Andrew Simo, Sr.; Patrick White, Fr.)
400 free relay
Damien (Daniel Perdew, Sr.; David Fahey, Sr.; Alex Verdegem, So.; Michael Carter, Sr.)
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