Leading off the meet for John Jay were Mason Polaner and Willem Stoll in the Men’s 200-Yard Freestyle. Polaner put up a fast time of 1:47.81; placing 9th overall and putting up nine points. In the following heat, Willem Stoll out-touched North Rockland’s Timothy Engel for second place with a personal best time of 1:45.27; qualifying for the state championship and netting the team 17 points.
Junior Captain Kevin Crane put up a personal best time of 1:56.86 in the 200-Yard Individual Medley, placing four to net JJ BREW 15 points. Senior Captain Shu-nan “Justin” Chang clocked in a personal best time of 22.94 in the Men's 50-Yard Freestyle; placing 12th and netting a total of five points for the team. Kevin Crane put up the team’s best season time in the 100-Yard Butterfly; 54.40, which allowed John Jay to move into the top ten by gaining nine points.
Next came the 500-Yard Freestyle, the longest event in the meet, which included seniors Mason Polaner and Willem Stoll. In the B final, Polaner notched a quick 4:54.72, placing tenth overall, and eclipsing Fox Lane’s Jack Byrne by nearly four seconds to gain the team seven points. In the A final, Willem Stoll and Horace Greeley Junior John Laidlaw quickly pulled away from the rest of the field to establish themselves as the race leaders. Stoll finished in second place with a time of 4:40.41—the second fastest time in Section 1, and the third fastest time in the state this year—beating the third-place finisher by nearly six seconds and scoring 17 points.
Polaner and Stoll returned in the Men’s 200-Yard Freestyle Relay alongside Justin Chang and Kevin Crane. Each swimmer split under 23 seconds for a total time of 1:28.75, qualifying the team for states and placing second in the event; giving John-Jay Brewster a 34 point boost into 8th place.
Seniors Victor Cai and Joshua Finkelman-Mahoney closed out the meet for the team with a 13th place for Cai (1:04.87), and a fifth place for Finkelman-Mahoney (1:01.15); gaining a total of 18 points to put the team in its final position of 7th place.