Wildcats win big over Everett | Swimming

Caley Power races in the butterfly in Oak Harbor
Caley Power races in the butterfly in Oak Harbor's win over Everett.
— image credit: John Fisken / Whidbey News-Times

Winning 11 of 12 events and claiming the top two spots in 10, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team ripped Everett 136-45 at John Vanderzicht Memorial Pool Monday, Dec. 12.

The victory lifted Oak Harbor's record to 5-1; Everett is 1-4.

The Wildcats don't compete again until Thursday, Jan. 5, at Shorecrest.

Seven different Oak Harbor athletes won events with Jacob Jepsen nabbing two, the 200-meter individual medley (2:17.35) and 100 butterfly (1:02.96).

Other winners were Toren Wood (200 free, 2:28.21), Josh Jepsen (50 free, 25.67), John Kaltenbach (diving, 122.85), David Kusnick (100 free, 1:08.47), Jeron Kosbar (400 free, 5:12.82) and Dakota Powers (100 breaststroke, 1:28.65).

All three Wildcat relay teams grabbed first.

Jacob Jepsen, Kusnick, Caley Powers and Kevin Levy took the 200 medley relay (2:06.68); Levy, Caley Powers, Josh Jepsen and Kaltenbach won the 200 free relay (1:51.91); and Kosbar, Kaltenbach, Jacob Jepsen and Wood captured the 400 free relay (4:13.06).

Other results:

Second: Derek Volk, 200 free, 2:42.62, 100 free, 1:11.15; Kosbar, 200 IM, 2:44.55; Levy, 50 free, 27.34; Dakota Powers, diving, 95.55; Caley Powers, 100 fly, 1:11.61; Clayton Livermore, 100 back, 1:23.96; Jaxon Wolfe, 100 breast, 1:30.39; 200 medley relay, Wood, Wolfe, Kosbar, Adriel Eckart, 2:13.9; 200 free relay, Kusnick, Volk, Keaton Dieter, Cameron Hartley, 2:05.26.

Third: Dieter, 200 free, 2:48.35, 100 breast, 1:37.48; Kusnick, 50 free, 29.07; Matt Barrailler, diving, 84.45; Kaltenbach, 100 fly, 1:14.73; Barrailler, 400 free, 6:10.15; 400 free relay, Dieter, Barrailler, Volk, Dakota Powers, 5:00.5.

Fourth: Eckart, 100 free, 1:12.36; Eli Mitchel, 100 back, 1:45.56; 200 medley relay, Joshua Blyther, Dakota Powers, Mason Dieter, Hartley, 2:47.47; 200 free relay, Dylan Cribb, Mason Dieter, Francesco Bernadelli, Stacy Jappert, 2:48.87; 400 free relay, Mitchel, Cameron Radka, Blyther, Hartley, 5:59.61.

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