Sweeping the first four events set the tone as the Park Rapids girls swimming and diving team remained undefeated in dual meets with a 101-77 victory over Perham/New York Mills at the Area High School pool on Thursday, Sept. 19.

Ellie Ulvin, Jess Kaseman, Mary Rose Nichols and Chloe Voigt opened the meet with a winning time of 2:08.38 in the 200-yard medley relay while Analise Smee, Massie Lee, Lizzie Seifert and Aleah Voigt followed in 2:09.78.

The Panthers posted 1-2-3 sweeps in the next three events to build a 51-11 advantage.

Emma Vrieze won the 200 freestyle in 2:10.14 and Savana Damar followed in 2:19.40 before Chloe Voigt won the 200 individual medley in 2:35.10 and Kaseman followed in 2:40.17. Aleah Voigt won the 50 freestyle in 27.29 and Lee followed in 28.74 as the Panthers took control in this battle of Mid-State Conference teams.

After the Yellowjackets went 1-2 in diving, Ulvin won the 100 butterfly in 1:05.84 and Aleah Voigt (with a winning time of 59.15) and Damar (with a runner-up time of 1:01.49) produced a 1-2 finish in the 100 freestyle.

A 1-2-3 sweep in the 500 freestyle, led by Vrieze’s winning time of 5:51.65 and Lizzie Seifert’s runner-up 6:18.53, made it 91-35 before Damar, Kaseman, Nichols and Vrieze won the 200 freestyle relay in 1:53.11 for a 101-39 advantage.

Park Rapids swam exhibition in the final three events in improving to 5-0 in dual meets this season. Ulvin (in 1:09.56) and Smee (in 1:12.55) would have finished 1-2 in the 100 backstroke while Lee (in 1:20.84) would have finished second in the 100 breaststroke. The Panthers also would have gone 1-2 in the 400 freestyle relay behind a 3:59.95 by Vrieze, Damar, Aleah Voigt and Ulvin and a 4:15.31 by Seifert, Lee, Chloe Voigt and Smee.

In the junior varsity meet, the Panthers posted a 96-60 victory.

Park Rapids 101, Perham/New York Mills 77
Park Rapids JV 96, Perham/New York Mills JV 60
200 medley relay: 1, Park Rapids (Ulvin, Kaseman, Nichols, Ch. Voigt), 2:08.38. 2, Park Rapids (Smee, Lee, Seifert, A. Voigt), 2:09.78. 3, Perham, 2:12.04. JV: Park Rapids (Lauwagie, Shepersky, Cl. Voigt, Offerdahl), 2:20.44.
200 freestyle: 1, E. Vrieze, PR, 2:10.14. 2, Damar, PR, 2:19.40. 3, Wagner, PR, 2:35.31. 4, McNair, PNYM, 2:37.31. 5, Smith, PNYM, 2:38.06. JV: Cederstrom, PR, 2:30.65; Edevold, PR, 2:31.00; Bagstad, PR, 2:34.56.
200 individual medley: 1, Ch. Voigt, PR, 2:35.10. 2, Kaseman, PR, 2:40.17. 3, Nichols, PR, 2:43.96. 4, Schultz, PNYM, 2:50.71. 5, Reitmeyer, PNYM, 3;04.08. JV: Shepersky, PR, 2:54.84; Himango, PR, 2:56.37; Lauwagie, PR, 2:59.12.
50 freestyle: 1, A. Voigt, PR, 27.29. 2, Lee, PR, 28.74. 3, Smee, PR, 28.86. 4, McDoanld, PNYM, 29.05. 5, K. Mursu, PNYM, 30.15. JV: L. Vrieze, PR, 31.97; Rowland, PR, 33.68; Kaufenberg, PR, 46.37.
Diving: 1, Fischer, PNYM, 222.10 points. 2, Lorentz, PNYM, 149.55. 3, L. Vrieze, PR, 144.90. 4, Hjermstad, PR, 142.65. 5, Ruther, PNYM, 142.20. 6, Rowland, PR, 110.10.
100 butterfly: 1, Ulvin, PR, 1:05.84. 2, I. Mursu, PNYM, 1:11.19. 3, Ch. Voigt, PR, 1:14.55. 4, Nichols, PR, 1:16.54. 5, Meyer, PNYM, 1:33.81. JV: Cederstrom, PR, 1:18.86; Cl. Voigt, PR, 1:19.99; Deshayes, PR, 1:23.22.
100 freestyle: 1, A. Voigt, PR, 59.15. 2, Damar, PR, 1:01.49. 3, McDonald, PNYM, 1:05.61. 4, McNair, PNYM, 1:09.05. 5, Wagner, PR, 1:09.82. JV: Lauwagie, PR, 1:12.77; Shepersky, PR, 1:17.39.
500 freestyle: 1, E. Vrieze, PR, 5:51.65. 2, Seifert, PR, 6:18.53. 3, Offerdahl, PR, 7:05.67. 4, Olson, PNYM, 7:48.12. 5, Koljonen, PNYM, 8:00.01. JV: Himango, PR, 6:52.19; Edevold, PR, 6:52.76.
200 freestyle relay: 1, Park Rapids (Damar, Kaseman, Nichols, E. Vrieze), 1:53.11. 2, Perham, 1:57.88. 3, Park Rapids (Wagner, Deshayes, Bagstad, Offerdahl), 2:03.08. JV: Park Rapids (L. Vrieze, Rowland, Shepersky, Himango), 2:11.87; Park Rapids (Lauwagie, Kaufenberg, Edevold, Cederstrom), 2:19.37.
100 backstroke: 1, Lung, PNYM, 1:18.93. 2, K. Mursu, PNYM, 1:21.29. 3, Smith, PNYM, 1:30.19. Exhibition: Ulvin, PR, 1:09.56; Smee, PR, 1:12.55; Seifert, PR, 1:16.11. JV: Cl. Voigt, PR, 1:22.78; Kaufenberg, PR, 1:56.53.
100 breaststroke: 1, I. Mursu, PNYM, 1:19.02. 2, Schultz, PNYM, 1:28.45. 3, Reitmeyer, PNYM, 1:29.31. Exhibition: Lee, PR, 1:20.84; Kaseman, PR, 1:22.59; Offerdahl, PR, 1:33.70. JV: Deshayes, PR, 1:32.17; Bagstad, PR, 1:32.69.
400 freestyle relay: 1, Perham, 4:52.26. 2, Perham, 5:19.44. Exhibition: Park Rapids (E. Vrieze, Damar, A. Voigt, Ulvin), 3:59.95; Park Rapids (Seifert, Lee, Ch. Voigt, Smee), 4:15.31. JV: Park Rapids (Cederstrom, Edevold, Cl. Voigt, Bagstad), 4:41.71.