Perham/New York Mills swimmers unable to best Park Rapids

Yellowjackets fall 98-70 in dual with Tigers Thursday, Feb. 18

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Junior Luke Becker swims the breaststroke leg of the 200 medley relay for the Yellowjackets. The relay team, which also includes Blake Swenson, Max George, and Daniel Kingsley, took second with a time of 2:05.35 in Park Rapids Thursday, Feb. 18.

Perham/New York Mills lost the dual against Park Rapids 98-70 Thursday, Feb. 18, in Park Rapids.

The team has shown improvement, and dominated in the 500 freestyle event, taking the top three spots. Eighth grader Bjorn Anderson cut 23 seconds off his time to take first, junior Luke Becker dropped 10 seconds to place second, and freshman Domanik Hagen cut 11 seconds off his time to round out third place. Anderson also had his first individual section qualification in the 500 freestyle.

The Yellowjackets have their last regular season meet Tuesday, Feb. 23, in Morris.

Park Rapids 98, Perham/New York Mills 70

Individual Results


200 Medley Relay-2 Blake Swenson, Luke Becker, Max George, Daniel Kingsley, 2:05.35; 5 Domanik Hagen, Alex Mack, Bjorn Anderson, Hermie Frost, 2:43.35; 200 Freestyle-2 Daniel Kingsley, 2:23.54; 3 Domanik Hagen, 2:28.40; 6 Justin Spencer, 2:57.44; 200 Individual Medley-2 Max George, 2:36.36; 4 Jonah Bieger, 2:54.18; 50 Freestyle-3 Luke Becker, 27.33; 4 Hermie Frost, 28.99; 5 Bjorn Anderson, 30.23; 100 Butterfly-3 Jonah Bieger, 1:31.43; 4 Alex Mack, 1:47.49; 100 Freestyle-2 Blake Swenson, 58.50; 3 Justin Spencer, 1:21.60; 4 Joe Reed, 1:27.47; 500 Freestyle-1 Bjorn Anderson, 6:27.71; 2 Luke Becker, 6:33.08; 3 Domanik Hagen, 6:35.43; 200 Freestyle Relay-2 Daniel Kingsley, Jonah Bieger, Domanik Hagen, Blake Swenson, 1:48.87; 100 Backstroke-2 Max George, 1:11.95; 4 Alex Mack, 1:40.50; 5 Joe Reed, 1:44.20; 100 Breaststroke-3 Blake Swenson, 1:22.40; 4 Daniel Kingsley, 1:23.60; 6 Hermie Frost, 1:39.94; 400 Freestyle-2 Jonah Bieger, Luke Becker, Bjorn Anderson, Max George, 4:18.52; 5 Justin Spencer, Alex Mack, Joe Reed, Hermie Frost, 5:31.51

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Perham junior Daniel Kingsley swims the 200 freestyle in Park Rapids Thursday, Feb. 18. Kingsley took second with a time of 2:23.54.

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