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Boys swimming: John Jay/Brewster pulls out win in final event

Brian Valedon was a double winner for the John Jay/Brewster boys swim team at Monday’s win over Wappingers. (Scott Mullin)

In a meet the came down to the final event, the combined boys swim team from John Jay and Brewster pulled out a 48-46 win over Wappingers on Monday at Green Chimneys School in Brewster.

The meet was tied after 10 events, 42-42. In the final event, the 400-yard freestyle relay, John Jay/Brewster outscored Wappingers 6-4 thanks to a first-place finish by the team of Greg Markert, Kevin Pawlak, Brian Valedon and Liam Hackett.

Valedon was a double winner, taking first in the 200-yard individual medley and 500-yard freestyle. Hackett was first in the 100 freestyle and second in the 100 backstroke.

Taking second place in two events each were Kaz Sampson (50 freestyle, 100 breaststroke) and Greg Markert (200 freestyle, 100 freestyle). Pawlak was second in the 100 butterfly.

John Jay/Brewster also won the 200-yard freestyle relay with the team of Hackett, Evan Dodes, Dan Fulop and Sampson.

John Jay/Brewster improved to 4-1 with the win, while Wappingers fell to 5-2.

Results from the meet were:

John Jay/Brewster 48, Wappingers 46 

200 medley relay – 2. Greg Markert, Kaz Sampson, Kevin Pawlak, Brian Valedon (1:49.90);

200 freestyle – 2. Greg Markert (2:00.91), 3. Evan Dodes (2:09.45);

200 IM – 1. Brian Valedon (2:09.61), 3. Dan Fulop (2:36.14);

50 freestyle – 2. Kaz Sampson (24.68), 4. Mark Stein (25.92), Isaac Silver-Frankel (33.36), Paul Farrell (37.26), Maxwell Greene (34.26), Emanuel Santana (33.84);

100 butterfly – 2. Kevin Pawlak (56.68), 4. Dan Fulop (1:05.84);

100 freestyle – 1. Liam Hackett (51.98), 2. Greg Markert (53.94);

500 freestyle – 1. Brian Valedon (5:09.38);

200 freestyle relay – 1. Hackett, Dodes, Fulop, Sampson (1:42.05); 3. Stein, Damon Alvarez, Brennan Melchiori, Ben Smith (1:50.98);

100 backstroke – 2. Liam Hackett (58.96), 4. Evan Dodes (1:06.00);

100 breaststroke - 2. Kaz Sampson (1:10.53), 4. Ben Smith (1:37.68);

400 freestyle relay – 1. Markert, Pawlak, Valedon, Hackett (3:33.33); 4. Melchiori, Stein, Alvarez, Smith (4:27.53).

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