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The Times' All-star Boys' Swim Team

June 20, 2005

*--* FIRST TEAM Kevin Kuga, Dos Pueblos Jr. 50 freestyle Only Division I swimmer to finish 50 freestyle in under 21 seconds (a lifetime-best 20.78), he was runner-up to Carter in 100. Michael Carter, Damien Sr. 100 and 200 freestyle Swimmer of the year won Division I titles with personal bests of 45.35 seconds and 1:39.08, respectively, for the top times in any division. Scott Spansail, San Clemente Sr. 500 freestyle, 100 backstroke Defended Division I title with a time of 4:22.56 in 500 freestyle, nearly five seconds faster than in 2004, and, besides Carter, was division's only other double winner. Patrick Simpkins, Crespi Jr. 100 butterfly 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 breaststrokes. 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 in 1:36.22. 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 years. 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.

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*--* SECOND TEAM 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 Edison (Adam Jones Sr.; Kevin Celinder, Sr.; Josh Knight, Sr.; Damien Bernard, Sr.) 200 medley relay Mater Dei (Robert Hansen, Sr.; Matt Rubio, Sr.; Andrew Simo, Sr.; Patrick White, Fr.) 200 free relay Damien (Daniel Perdew, Sr.; David Fahey, Sr.; Alex Verdegem, So.; Michael Carter, Sr.) 400 free relay

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