Caitlin Dennen swims to fourth place in the 100 butterfly. (Photo by John Fisken)

Oak Harbor easily defeats Cascade / Swim and dive

Oak Harbor won all but two events in a 118-61 victory over the Cascade High School swim and dive team Monday, Sept. 18, at John Vanderzicht Pool.

Senior Jillian Pape and freshman Ashleigh Merrill each finished in the winners circle four times.

Pape won the 50-meter freestyle (29.02) and 400 free (5:05.79) and Merrill captured the 200 individual medley (2:41.14) and 100 free (1:03.01). Then the pair joined Taliah Black and Olivia Tungate to win the 200 medley relay (2:11.9) and 200 free relay (2:00.41).

Tungate (100 butterfly, 1:08.47) and Black (100 breaststroke, 1:23.7) each added their own individual wins.

Kelly Gruenwald (diving, 178.05) and Scout Powell (100 backstroke, 1:24.13) were the other Wildcat winners.

Oak Harbor (3-1) competes at Lake Stevens (1-1) at 3:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21.

Other Oak Harbor results versus Cascade

Second: Black, 200 free, 2:31.39; Caitlin Dennen, 100 breast, 1:34.92; 200 medley relay (Powell, Dennen, Grace Chargualaf, Naomi Garcia), 2:28.32; 400 free relay (Garcia, Chargualaf, Dennen, Tungate), 4:43.2.

Third: Chargualaf, 200 free, 2:47.52; 100 fly, 1:19.54; Lavinia Liatti, 400 free, 6:12.29; Garcia, 200 IM, 3:01.33; Powell, 50 free, 32.58; Diandra Dominguez, 100 back, 1:32.84; Noelle Ruiz, 100 breast, 1:39.08; 400 free relay (Powell, Liatti, Ruiz, Baelee Whitinger), 5:18.61; 200 free relay (Sophie Sandahl, Ruiz, Liatti, Whitinger), 2:29.68).

Fourth: Whitinger, 200 free, 2:52.71; 400 free, 6:21.29; Izzy Sanchez, 200 IM, 3:33.95; Dennen, 100 fly, 1:28.76; Sandahl, 100 free, 1:31.22; 200 free relay (Bailie Carroll, Dominguez, Gabby Harstad, Cali Ledesma), 2:37.52.

Fifth: Sanchez, 100 back, 1:42.44; 200 medley relay (Dominguez, Lydia Dorsey, Sanchez, Maddie Ward), 3:12.09.

Diandra Dominguez competes in diving for the Wildcats. (Photo by John Fisken)

Taliah Black helps count laps for a teammate in the 400-meter freestyle. (Photo by John Fisken)

Lavinia Liatti takes third in the 400 freestyle. (Photo by John Fisken)

Olivia Tungate explodes off the blocks in her 100 butterfly win. (Photo by John Fisken)

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