Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Todd Brown swims the third leg of the 200-yard medley relay. Photo by Brian Basham/FORUM News Service

Swimming: Jackets third at Last Chance Invitational

Email

PARK RAPIDS -- The Perham/NY Mills swim team finished third at the Last Chance Invitational Saturday.

Team scores were Park Rapids winning with 931, Detroit Lakes second with 708, and Perham accumulated 498.

Advertisement

Jayden Cullen continues to accumulate wins in the 500-freestyle. His time of 5:16.92 less than a second off his best mark in the 500 this season and well ahead of Park Rapids' Jake Waggoner's runner-up time of 5:31.27.

Zach Langendorfer won the 100-breaststroke in 1:07.27, over four seconds faster than Michael Richter of Detroit Lakes in second place with a time of 1:11.58. Mark Murphy finished fourth in 1:13.48.

The trio of Cullen, Langendorfer and Murphy finished second through fourth in the 200-I.M., in times of 2:15.89, 2:16.51 and 2:30.72, respectively. Jared Olson of Detroit Lakes won the event in 2:12.69.

Paul Swanson finished second in the 100-butterfly in a time of 1:04.15. DL's Mike Okeson won in 1:03.57.

Swanson and Luke Potts recorded third and fourth place finishes in the 100-backstroke in 1:05.08 and 1:06.89. Connor Smythe of Park Rapids and Olson were the top two finishers in under a minute at 58.87 and 59.81.

Potts, Langendorfer, Swanson and Cullen had the Yellowjackets' best relay finish in the 200-medley with a second place time of 1:50.34. Individual splits were 30.06, 29.30, 27.21 and 23.67. Perham's B team of Leighton Covington, Mark Murphy, Todd Brown and Patrick Murphy finished fifth.

Their splits were: 36.03, 32.36, 31.00 and 25.25.

The 200-freestyle relay team finished third. Langendorfer, Mark Murphy, Ben Sullivan and Cullen swam 25.51, 25.10, 25.85 and 24.86 for a time of 1:40.92. Perham's B relay team finished sixth.

The 400-freestyle relay team, Swanson, Patrick Murphy, Jonathon Siira and Sullivan finished third.

Yellowjackets results

Last Chance Invitational, Saturday, Feb. 2, Park Rapids.

1. Park Rapids 931, 2. Detroit Lakes 708, 3. Perham/NY Mills 498.

Jacket event results --

200-yard medley relay: 1. Detroit Lakes 1:49.39; 2. Perham (Potts, Langendorfer, Swanson, J. Cullen) 1:50.24; 5. Perham (Covington, M. Murphy, Brown, P. Murphy) 2:04.64...

200 freestyle: 1. Jake Waggoner (DL) 1:57.91; 3. Ben Sullivan (PER) 2:10.23; 5. Todd Brown (PER) 2:13.76; 6. Jonathan Siira (PER) 2:2:14.95; 8. Billy Beseman (PER) 2:18.27...

200 IM: 1. Jared Olson (DL) 2:12.69 2. Jayden Cullen (PER) 2:15.89; 3. Zach Langendorfer (PER) 2:16.51; 4. Mark Murphy (PER) 2:30.72...

50 freestyle: 1. Isaac Clem (DL) 23.77; 6. Patrick Murphy (PER) 25.42; 10. Leighton Covington (PER) 27.20; 15. Alexander Eggert (PER) 28.39; 16. Andrew Cullen (PER) 29.01...

100 butterfly: 1. Mike Okeson (DL) 1:03.37; 7. Luke Potts (PER) 1:09.76; 9. Todd Brown (PER) 1:10.23; 10. Leighton Covington (PER) 1:15.39....

100 freestyle: 1. Carter Krengel (DL) 49.90; 6. Patrick Murphy (PER) 56.61; 7. Ben Sullivan (PER) 57.93; 11. Andrew Cullen (PER) 1:06.22; ....

500 freestyle: 1. Jayden Cullen (PER) 5:16.92; 5. Jonathon Siira (PER) 6:11.54; 7. Billy Beseman (PER) 6:39.59...

200 freestyle relay: 1. DL 1:35.37; 3. Perham (Langendorfer, M. Murphy, Sullivan, Cullen) 1:40.92; 7. Perham (Potts, A. Cullen, Brown, Siira) 1:52.69...

100 backstroke: 1. Connor Smythe (PR) 58.57; 3. Paul Swanson (PER) 1:05.08; 4. Luke Potts (PER) 1:06.89...

100 breaststroke: 1. Zach Langendorfer (PER) 1:07.27. 4. M. Murphy (PER) 1:13.48; 10. Alexander Eggert (PER) 1:22.79...

400 freestyle relay: 1. Detroit Lakes 3:34.82; 2. Perham (Swanson, P. Murphy, Siira, Sullivan) 3:58.34; 67. Perham Covington, Beseman, A. Cullen, Eggert) 4:20.67.

Advertisement
Robert Williams
Robert has been the Sports Editor for the Focus since 2010 covering multiple state and national championship teams and is a mainstay at state tournaments each season covering the successful, athletic programs of Perham and New York Mills High Schools.
(218) 346-5900 x223
Advertisement
Advertisement