Jake Johnson leads Shenendehowa to state title

Johnson swam another All-American time in the 50-yard freestyle, but his time of 21.15 seconds was only good enough for fifth place in a highly-competitive field. Orchard Park's Phil Aronica won with a time of 20.85 seconds, four-hundredths of a second ahead of Tappan Zee's Stanley Wong. The top five swimmers were separated by three-tenths of a second.

Troy Nichols was third in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:41.03 " less than three seconds behind Dyer, who won the event with an All-American time of 1:38.31. The senior also placed eighth in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:48.70.

Buckley concluded his Shen career with a third-place finish among public school division swimmers in the 200-yard individual medley. His All-American consideration time of 1:54.68 placed him fifth in the Federation standings.

Buckley and Johnson also teamed up with Taylor Nichols and Adam Goodcoff for a sixth-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay. Shen's team finished with a time of 1:38.26.


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