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Wildcats double-up on Marysville | Swimming

Kevy Levy strokes to a win in the 50 free Monday. Levy also won the 100 free and two relays to help the Wildcats to wins over the Marysville schools. - Jim Waller / Whidbey News-Times
Kevy Levy strokes to a win in the 50 free Monday. Levy also won the 100 free and two relays to help the Wildcats to wins over the Marysville schools.
— image credit: Jim Waller / Whidbey News-Times

Josh Jepsen and Kevin Levy each won two individual events and two relays to lead the Oak Harbor High School swim team to two wins in a double-dual meet at John Vanderzicht Pool Monday, Jan. 7.

The Wildcats defeated Marysville-Pilchuck 110-64 and Marysville Getchell 119-60. M-P (3-4) beat Getchell (1-6) 97-77.

Jepsen captured the 200-meter individual medley (2:15.87) and the 100 butterfly (1:00.5), while Levy won the 50 free (25.35) and 100 free (58.44). Jepson's fly time and Levy's 50 were state-qualifying marks.

The pair, along with Toren Wood and Jake Nelson, finished first in the 200 medley relay (2:01.96) and then joined Wood and Cedric Cabigting to win the 200 free relay (1:48.67).

Wood helped Oak Harbor sweep the relays, taking the 400 free (4:25.01) with Cabigting, Michael Johnson and Joe Gorman.

Gorman added a first in the 200 free (2:22.13), and Johnson won the 100 backstroke (1:09.08).

Coach Alex Theirry said, "I feel like the team did great last night especially with the long break. We had a couple swimmers out sick and still swam some good times in relays."

Oak Harbor (6-1) goes to Everett's Forest Park Pool to face Cascade (2-3) at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10.

Other Oak Harbor results from Monday:

Second: Johnson, 100 fly, 1:08.53; Cabigting, 100 free, 1:02.45; Gorman, 400 free, 4:56.76; Wood, 100 back, 1:12.72; David Kusnick, 100 breast, 1:25.02; 400 free relay, Joey Jepsen, Clayton Livermore, Nelson, Kusnick, 5:04.72.

Third: Joey Jepsen, 200 free, 2:33.28; Cabigting, 200 IM, 2:33.95; Nelson, 100 breast, 1:25.03.

Fourth: Nelson, 400 free, 5:28.11; 200 medley relay, Johnson, Kusnick, Erik Jensen, Gorman, 2:16.83; 200 free relay, Livermore, Kusnick, Joey Jepsen, Cameron Radka, 2:13.12.

Fifth: Derek Volk, 50 free, 32.05; Jensen, 100 fly, 1:32.12; Joey Jepsen, 400 free, 5:33.76; 400 free relay, Raymond Paraiso, Jensen, Radka, Stacey Jappert, 5:53.3.

Sixth: Dylan Klein, 50 free, 35.18; 200 medley relay, Paraiso, Radka, Livermore, Klein, 2:42.69; 200 free relay, Paraiso, Alex Berry, Volk, Jappert, 2:25.7.

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