Laguna wraps up perfect swim season

Breakers Roundup

Boys' and girls' programs complete another dominant run through Orange Coast League meets, each finishing 5-0.

April 26, 2012|By Mike Sciacca
  • Laguna Beach High's Eric Juliusson does the backstroke as he competes during the boys' 200-meter medley relay against Costa Mesa on Wednesday.
Laguna Beach High's Eric Juliusson does the backstroke… (KEVIN CHANG, Coastline…)

The Laguna Beach High boys' and girls' swim teams ended their Orange Coast League campaign Wednesday by securing undefeated regular-season titles.

In their final meet at Costa Mesa, the Laguna boys defeated the Mustangs, 118-52, and the girls won, 100-64. Both Breakers teams went 5-0 in the league season.

The OCL prelims are Tuesday and finals are Thursday. Both meets start at 2 p.m. at Costa Mesa High.

"I am excited about what my athletes are capable of doing next week at league," Laguna Coach Kari Johnson said. "I think they will all have one of the best meets of their season. In my opinion, we are the team to beat next week."

Below are Wednesday event winners for both Laguna teams:

Boys: 200 individual medley (Dane Doran, 2:10.50); 50 free (Erik Henrikson, 23.67); 100 butterfly (Billy Wild, 53.99); 100 free (Billy Wild, 52.75); 500 free (Erik Juliusson, 4:57.97); 100 backstroke (Erik Juliusson, 55.46); 100 breaststroke (Billy Wild, 1:06.96); 200 medley relay (Juliusson, Caleb Scott, Wild, Henrikson, 1:44.56); 200 free relay (Riley Thomas, Doran, Tommy Renner, Samer Alkateb, 1:37.41); 400 free relay (Juliusson, Henrikson, Thomas, Wild, 3:35.84).


Girls: 200 free (Lexi Del Toro, 2:06.36); 200 IM (Yoshi Andersen, 2:21.59); 100 butterfly (Lila Vera, 1:00.82); 500 free (Melena Masson, 5:16.08); 100 backstroke (Lila Vera, 1:02.69); 100 breaststroke (Lexi Del Toro, 1:16.18); 200 medley relay (Vera, Del Toro, Andersen, Masson), 1:56.60); 200 free relay (Andersen, Del Toro, Masson, Vera, 1:44.67); 400 free relay (Faith Hale, Jenna Knott, Maggie Renner, Kirra Nash, 4:18.09).


Boys' Tennis

The Breakers repeated as Orange Coast League champion after defeating host Costa Mesa, 11-7, on Tuesday. They improved to 7-0 in league and wrapped up league play Thursday against Saddleback. The score wasn't available at press time.

Morgan Lebby played two sets at No. 1 singles for the Breakers and won both. Zach Pratto also played and won twice at No. 2 singles, and Andrew Koumas (6-4) and Tim Nguyen (6-4) each won a set at No. 3 singles.

Doubles teams Austin Loomis/Oliver Nasiell, Sebastian Roger/Schuyler Vanderveen, Jared Boetes/Matt Meissberger, Connor Thomas/Sam Wellsfry and Alex Duong/Noah Radach also picked up points for the Breakers.

Laguna was coming off a 15-3 league win April 19 over Godinez. Breakers top singles player, junior Teague Hamilton, stayed unbeaten in match play after scoring a 6-0 win.

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