Senior Richie Smith was a double winner with state qualifying times in the 200 individual medley (2:05.6) and 100 breaststroke (1:03.43) in the Pioneers' season-opening win over the Raiders at Holy Cross. Freshman Millard Lawson won the 50 freestyle (23.44) and 100 butterfly (55.9), both in state qualifying times, while Peter DelMastro was tops in the 200 (1:52.69) and 100 freestyle (51.1). Jason Niness won the 100 backstroke (59.2). Three St. John's relay teams had state qualifying times, including the 200 medley (1:46.80) of Killian Dickson, Smith, Lawson and Alex Sullivan; the 200 freestyle (1:36.30) of Smith, Noah Lawson, Sullivan and DelMastro; and the 400 freestyle (3:36.1) of Declan Lyons, Dickson, Niness and DelMastro.
St. John's (Shrewsbury) 100, Wellesley 84
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Shrewsbury
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:11 a.m.