Meet the athletes who made it onto Newsday's All-Long Island boys swimming team for the 2014-15 winter season.
Long Island Swimmer of the Year
Garden City, Senior
The Notre Dame commit and winner of the Most Outstanding Swimmer award at the state meet, Brown won the 200 free in an All-American Consideration time of 1:39.34 and the 500 free in an Automatic All-American time of 4:27.46. Brown, a senior, had never won a state title. Garden City coach Anne Sullivan said both marks are Nassau County records. With Brown leading the way, Garden City finished third at the state meet.
West Islip, Sophomore
Carter, who placed eighth in the state meet, won his third straight Suffolk diving title with a county-record 595.15-point total.
Ibrahim won the Nassau diving title, shattering his county record with a 567.31. Ibrahim placed ninth at the state meet.
St. Anthony's 200 medley relay
Tyler Meyers, Ben Howard, Zachary Towers and Sean Cannon won the state championship in an All-American Consideration time of 1:34.86.
The three-time state champ and four-time All-American set a state record, winning the 100 breaststroke championship in 54.51 seconds.
Half Hollow Hills, Sophomore
Alex Park recorded a personal-best and All-American Consideration time while winning the 200 individual medley state championship in 1:51.60.
St. Anthony’s, Senior
Zachary Towers finished second in the state in the 200 individual medley (1:53.01) and fourth in the 100 fly (50.50). Towers also was a member of the Friars' All-American 200 medley and 400 free relays.
St. Anthony's, Junior
Cannon was third in the state in the 50 free with an All-American Consideration time of 20.97 seconds and fourth in the 100 free at 46.24. Cannon also was a member of the Friars' All-American 200 medley and 400 free relays.
St. Anthony's 400 free relay
Sean Cannon, Zachary Towers, Tyler Meyers and Noah Chernik swam to second place in an All-American consideration time of 3:08.59.
St. Anthony's 200 medley relay and 400 free relay
Tyler Meyers, Ben Howard, Zachary Towers and Sean Cannon won the state 200 medley relay championship in an All-American Consideration time of 1:34.86. Meyers, Cannon, Zachary Towers and Noah Chernik also swam to second place in the 400 free relay in an All-American consideration time of 3:08.59.
Coach of the Year
Ryan Brown, Garden City, Jr.
Luke Cowden, Huntington-Harborfields, Sr.
Matthew DeVito, Smithtown, Sr. (pictured)
Max Willard, Long Beach, Sr.
Half Hollow Hills 200 free relay: James Gordin, Sr.; Justin Chang, Jr.; Dylan Chan, Fr.; Alex Park, So.
Half Hollow Hills 400 free relay: James Gordin, Sr.; Justin Chang, Jr.; Dylan Chan, Fr.; Alex Park, So.