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The Press Boys Swimming All-Stars First Team, Second Team and Honorable Mentions

The Press Boys Swimming All-Stars First Team, Second Team and Honorable Mentions

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FIRST TEAM ALL-STARS

BOYS SWIMMER OF THE YEAR

DOLAN GRISBAUM

Ocean City, senior

A returning first-team Press All-Star who led the Red Raiders to one of their best seasons. Swam the 400-meter freestyle in a school-record 4:03.14. Also holds the 500-yard freestyle, the 100-meter backstroke and the 400-meter freestyle relay school records from previous seasons. Won the 400-meter freestyle and the 200 individual medley in O.C.’s 118-52 loss to Egg Harbor Township. Will swim for Boston University next winter.



SHANE WASHART

St. Augustine Prep senior

A three-time first-team Press All-Star who helped the Hermits to an 8-1 mark. Won the 400-meter freestyle and had two relay wins in the Prep’s season-opening 113-57 win over Egg Harbor Township. Will swim next winter for Harvard University.



BRANDON BELL

Egg Harbor Twp. senior

A three-time first-team Press All-Star and a strokes specialist won the 100 butterfly and the 100 backstroke in EHT’s 105-65 win over St. Augustine Prep on March 22. Will swim for New York University.



JACK LEVARI

St. Augustine Prep senior

A freestyle specialist and returning first-team Press All-Star, he led the Prep to its victory over Egg Harbor Township with wins in the 200 and 100 freestyle events, plus a relay victory.



AJ MALLARI

Egg Harbor Twp. senior

A breaststroke specialist and a returning first-team Press All-Star. Won the 200 IM and the 100 breaststroke and had a relay win to help EHT beat Mainland 114-56 on Feb. 26.



DANTE BUONADONNA

St. Augustine Prep freshman

Breaststroker was a key addition to the lineup who helped the Prep go 8-1. Won the 200 IM and the 100 breaststroke in a 110-60 win over Mainland and in the loss to EHT.



STEVE GOODEN

Ocean City senior

An important and versatile scorer for the Red Raiders. Won the 200 freestyle and the 100 butterfly in Ocean City’s loss to EHT. Will swim for Swarthmore College next year.



MASON BUSHAY

Mainland Reg sophomore

Led the Mustangs to a 6-4 season after an 0-3 start. Won the 100 butterfly and the 100 breaststroke in Mainland’s 110-60 loss to St. Augustine. Had four wins in both meets as the Mustangs beat Atlantic City twice.



ETHAN DO

Egg Harbor Twp. junior

Helped the Eagles beat St. Augustine on March 22 with a win in the 100 freestyle and a relay victory. Won the 100 freestyle and a relay in a win over Ocean City and had four wins in EHT’s victory over Cedar Creek.



DAVE DILEONARDO

St. Augustine Prep senior

Sprint freestyler has been a key member of the Prep’s lineup for three years. Won the 50 freestyle in both meets against EHT. Swam a 21.86 in the 50-yard free in the final EHT meet.



JAMES HANEY

Atlantic City freshman

Distance freestyler broke a 31-year-old 400-meter freestyle school record with a 4:17.32 against St. Augustine in a 112-58 loss. Had two individual wins in a 99-71 victory over Cedar Creek and in losses to Ocean City and St. Augustine.



PAT ARMSTRONG

Ocean City sophomore

Important scorer for the Red Raiders who had individual doubles in four meets this season.



DYLAN DEWITT

Egg Harbor Township freshman

Distance freestyler won the 200- and 400-meter freestyle in EHT wins over Mainland and Atlantic City. Had four wins against Cedar Creek. Won the 500 freestyle and had a relay win in the Eagles’ victory over St. Augustine.



KEVIN LIN

Egg Harbor Twp. junior

Sprint freestyler won the 100 freestyle and had two relay wins against Mainland, and took the 50 freestyle and was first in two relays in win over Ocean City. Won three relays and the 50 freestyle in win over Atlantic City. Had two relay victories in the win over the Prep.





SECOND-TEAM All-STARS

Cole Jennings

St. Augustine Prep

Matt Woodside

Ocean City

Michael Wojciechowicz

Egg Harbor Township

Matt Giannantonio

Mainland Regional

Kasey Nguyen

Atlantic City

Edgar Valle

St. Augustine Prep

Andres Carpio

Cedar Creek

Charles Schreiner

Egg Harbor Township

James Bradley

Mainland Regional

Ethan Kern

St. Augustine Prep

Sean White

Southern Regional

Anthony Mortellite

St. Augustine Prep

Kristian Werner

Southern Regional

Omar Mohamed

Cedar Creek

Travis McCray

Middle Township





HONORABLE MENTIONS

Absegami

Adam Bailey

John Sahl

Gerard Traynor

Joey Sica

Atlantic City

Ben Iannelli

Tommy Pham

Barnegat

Ethan Sackett

Ryan Schager

Declan Lustenberger

Chris Longo

Buena Regional

Jackson Martello-Tubertini

Cedar Creek

Mike Bolger

Cumberland Reg.

Liam Quick

Isaiah Colson

Garron Hindermyer

Holy Spirit

Phil Seeger

Lacey Twp.

Peter Vanderwerf

Jack Hrabal

Peter D’Adamo

Kieran McGovern

Lower Cape May Regional

Zeb Hinker

Justin Melli

Ocean City

Jackson Agnellini

Mike Kelly

Parker Lapsley

Dom DiPilato

St. Augustine Prep

Hayden Clay

Luke Volkmann

Matt Stanker

Southern Regional

Cole Nemes

Matt Adams

Vineland

Lucas Merighi

Noah Jones

Trevor Nolan

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