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Sachem North's Christopher Penteck, right, and teammates Christopher (Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Sachem North's Christopher Penteck, right, and teammates Christopher Tutone, center, and Greg Coleman celebrate their time in the finals of the 400 yard freestyle relay. (March 2, 2013)

NYSPHSAA swimming championships

Long Island's top swimmers swam Friday and Saturday in the NYSPHSAA state swimming championship in Webster-Schroeder.

Hauppauge's Justin Plaschka stretches prior to the start
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Hauppauge's Justin Plaschka stretches prior to the start of the finals in the 100 yard butterfly. (March 2, 2013)

Sachem North's Christopher Tutone, facing right, and Greg
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Sachem North's Christopher Tutone, facing right, and Greg Coleman, left, hug teammate James Donlevy after their swim in the consolation finals of the 400 yard freestyle medley. (March 2, 2013)

Garden City's Connor Brown swims in the finals
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Garden City's Connor Brown swims in the finals of the 500-yard freestyle on March 2, 2013.

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Hauppauge's Justin Plaschka, right, checks his time as
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Hauppauge's Justin Plaschka, right, checks his time as Ithaca's Ryan Nicholson celebrates behind him after swimming in the finals of the 100 yard butterfly. (March 2, 2013)

Smithtown's Ben Cono swims in the finals of
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Smithtown's Ben Cono swims in the finals of the 100 yard breaststroke. (March 2, 2013)

Garden City's Joseph Lozano swims in the finals
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Garden City's Joseph Lozano swims in the finals of the 100 yard breaststroke. (March 2, 2013)

Chaminade's Dan Lagalante swims in the finals of
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Chaminade's Dan Lagalante swims in the finals of the 100 yard backstroke. (March 2, 2013)

Great Neck South's Benjamin Ching swims the breaststroke
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Great Neck South's Benjamin Ching swims the breaststroke leg in the finals of the 200 yard medley relay. (March 2, 2013)

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Huntington's Gunther Cassell celebrates his win in the
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Huntington's Gunther Cassell celebrates his win in the finals of the 100 yard breaststroke on March 2, 2013.

Huntington's Gunther Cassell swims in the finals of
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Huntington's Gunther Cassell swims in the finals of the 100 yard breaststroke. (March 2, 2013)

Sachem North's James Donlevy finishes in the finals
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Sachem North's James Donlevy finishes in the finals of the 50 yard freestyle. (March 2, 2013)

Sachem North's Christopher Penteck, right, and teammates Christopher
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Sachem North's Christopher Penteck, right, and teammates Christopher Tutone, center, and Greg Coleman celebrate their time in the finals of the 400 yard freestyle relay. (March 2, 2013)

Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, and Massapequa's Trevor
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Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, and Massapequa's Trevor Dearstyne release off the starting blocks in the finals of the 50 yard freestyle. (March 2, 2013)

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Huntington's Gunther Cassell is hugged by his father
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Huntington's Gunther Cassell is hugged by his father Geoff, facing, after his win in the finals of the 100 yard breaststroke. (March 2, 2013)

West Islip's Patrick Carter performs his first dive.
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West Islip's Patrick Carter performs his first dive. (March 1, 2013)

Wantagh's Andrew Capobianco breaks the plane of the
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Wantagh's Andrew Capobianco breaks the plane of the water on his first dive. (March 1, 2013)

St. Anthony's Noel Theroux performs his second dive.
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St. Anthony's Noel Theroux performs his second dive. (March 1, 2013)

Chaminade's Kieran Serratta breaks the plane of the
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Chaminade's Kieran Serratta breaks the plane of the water on his second dive on March 1, 2013.

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Huntington's Gunther Cassell swims in the preliminaries of
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Huntington's Gunther Cassell swims in the preliminaries of the 100 yard breaststroke. (March 1, 2013)

Hauppauge's Justin Plaschke, left, and Sachem North's James
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Hauppauge's Justin Plaschke, left, and Sachem North's James Donlevy come off the blocks in the preliminaries of the 100 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

Great Neck South's Daniel Mo swims in the
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Great Neck South's Daniel Mo swims in the preliminaries of the 100 yard backstroke. (March 1, 2013)

Hauppauge's Justin Plaschka swims in the preliminaries of
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Hauppauge's Justin Plaschka swims in the preliminaries of the 200 yard butterfly. (March 1, 2013)

Sachem North's Greg Coleman, top, dives over teammate
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Sachem North's Greg Coleman, top, dives over teammate Christopher Tutone while swimming in the preliminaries of the 200 yard freestyle relay. (March 1, 2013)

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Garden City's Joseph Lozano swims in the preliminaries
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Garden City's Joseph Lozano swims in the preliminaries of the 200 yard IM. (March 1, 2013)

Huntington's Thomas Scott swims in the preliminaries of
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Huntington's Thomas Scott swims in the preliminaries of the 200 yard IM. (March 1, 2013)

Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, releases from the
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Sachem North's James Donlevy, center, releases from the starting block in the preliminaries of the 50 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

Chaminade's Dan Lagalante swims in the preliminaries of
(Credit: Adrian Kraus)

Chaminade's Dan Lagalante swims in the preliminaries of the 200 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

Great Neck South's Daniel Mo swims in the
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Great Neck South's Daniel Mo swims in the preliminaries of the 200 yard butterfly. (March 1, 2013)

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Half Hollow Hills' James Gordin swims in the
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Half Hollow Hills' James Gordin swims in the preliminaries of the 100 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

St. Anthony's Michael Capodanno swims in the preliminaries
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St. Anthony's Michael Capodanno swims in the preliminaries of the 100 yard freestyle. (March 1, 2013)

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