TORRANCE, CALIF. > Swimming
Vladimir, a senior at Torrance High, set a national high school record in the 50-yard freestyle (19.43) while leading off for the second-place 200-yard free relay team at the CIF Southern Section Division III meet. The next week at the section masters meet he set a national record in the 100 free (42.87) and won the 100 backstroke and butterfly.
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WILLIAMSTOWN, MASS. > Tennis
Swain, in her third year as coach at Williams, led the Ephs to their third straight Division III title, a 5--0 victory over Emory. A 2001 graduate of Williams, she was co-captain of the '01 national championship team, making her one of only two women in D-III tennis history to win titles as a player and a coach. During her three-year tenure the Ephs are 65--8.
VIRGINIA BEACH > Track and Field
Justin, a senior at Ocean Lakes High, won the long jump with the nation's top mark this year (25'8¾") as well as the high jump (7'0") and the triple jump (50'8¼") at the Group AAA championship meet, leading the Dolphins to their first state title in any sport. Justin was also an all-state wide receiver and played in this year's Under Armour All-America game.