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January 17, 2013

Swim Lions dunk the Falls

R-H boys, Newfane girls clinch at least tie for respective N-O titles



Williams, a senior co-captain, executed a brilliant reverse one-and-a-half tuck to close the show on Sean Kearns of the Lions in an entertaining, two-man diving competition. Williams posted 220.88 points to place first. He said he plans to study physical therapy and hopes to dive at college and is yet uncommitted.
“I thought that our younger swimmers swam very very well tonight under rough conditions of illness on the team,” said Wolverines head coach Ed Maynard. “JaRon did a good job. He missed the state cut a year ago by just eight points and by just 12 the year before. He’s a good kid and a good leader. I hope he reaches the Promise Land this season.”
Lockport won the junior varsity meet, 91-58.
Starpoint 99, 
Sweet Home 69
PENDLETON — Head coach Tim Menges’ Spartans improved to 8-3 in ECIC II action Tuesday night against the visiting Panthers.
Alec Toth and Rob Luckman were double winners for Starpoint. Toth won both the 200 freestyle (1:50.07) and the 500 freestyle (5:02.19), while Luckman touched first in both the 50 freestyle (:24.17) and 100 freestyle (:52.01).
Also for the Spartans, A.J. Joslin won the 100 backstroke (:59.95) and Bobby Adams won the 100 breaststroke (1:10.07).
Starpoint swept the meet’s three relays as well, with Joslin, Luckman, Brandon Smith and Drew Howard winning the 200 medley relay in 1:51.64, Luckman, Howard, Toth and Ben Chatley winning the 200 free relay in 1:39.02; and Toth, Chatley, Joslin and Adams winning the 400 free relay in 3:41.97.
Ryan Hayter (200 IM) and Matt Heron (100 butterfly) were winners for Sweet Home.
Roy-Hart 116, 
Newfane 49
NEWFANE — The six-time defending N-O champion Rams remain unbeaten at 8-0.
Jeff Durbin doubled in the 200 and 500 free and Andrew Ayers in the individual medley and backstroke to lead the Roy-Hart boys squad.
The Rams also got wins from Lyle Wagner (50 free), Raymond Sack (100 butterfly) and Roy Phipps (100 free).

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