Winning 10 of the 11 events kept the Park Rapids boys swimming team’s perfect record in dual meets intact.

The Panthers clocked three 1-2 showings to spark a 98-70 victory over Perham/New York Mills at the Area High School pool in the final home meet of the season on Thursday, Feb. 18.

Jordan Odor, Jacob Zinniel, Isaac Zinniel and Elliott Nichols won the 200-yard medley relay in 1:54.47; Nichols led the field in the 200 freestyle in 2:13.40; and Isaac Zinniel clocked a winning time of 2:21.60 in the 200 individual medley as the Panthers jumped out to a 29-17 lead.

A 1-2 effort by Odor (in 24.39) and Cameron Runyan (in 25.98) in the 50 freestyle was followed by another 1-2 showing by Jacob Zinniel (in 1:08.06) and Malachi Martin (in 1:20.97) in the 100 butterfly as Park Rapids’ advantage increased to 49-28.

Odor won the 100 freestyle in 53.62, but the Yellowjackets sliced the deficit to 58-50 with a 1-2-3 sweep in the 500 freestyle.

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Park Rapids regained control as Jacob Zinniel, Odor, Runyan and Isaac Zinniel won the 200 freestyle relay in 1:40.37 before Nichols set the pace in the 100 backstroke with a winning time of 1:08.71. A 1-2 finish by Isaac Zinniel (in 1:11.48) and Runyan (in 1:20.72) in the 100 breaststroke sealed the win.

Nichols, Martin, Josh David and Josiah Smee closed out the meet with a winning time of 4:14.28 in the 400 freestyle as the Panthers improved to 9-0 on the season. Park Rapids defeated the Yellowjackets 116-55 earlier in the season.

Park Rapids 98, Perham/New York Mills 70
200 medley relay: 1, Park Rapids (Odor, J. Zinniel, I. Zinniel, Nichols), 1:54.47. 2, Perham, 2:05.35. 3, Park Rapids (David, Lichter, Kaufenberg, Smee), 2:20.69. 4, Park Rapids (Schiller, Graham, D. Martin, DeBlieck), 2:30.50.
200 freestyle: 1, Nichols, PR, 2:13.40. 2, Kingsley, PNYM, 2:23.54. 3, Hagen, PNYM, 2:28.40. 4, Lichter, PR, 2:29.48. 5, David, PR, 2:29.60.
200 individual medley: 1, I. Zinniel, PR, 2:21.60. 2, George, PNYM, 2:36.36. 3, Smee, PR, 2:40.39. 4, Bieger, PNYM, 2:54.18. 5, D. Martin, PR, 3:13.31.
50 freestyle: 1, Odor, PR, 24.39. 2, Runyan, PR, 25.90. 3, Becker, PNYM, 27.33. 4, Frost, PNYM, 28.99. 5, Anderson, PNYM, 30.23. 6, Graham, PR, 31.78. JV: Schiller, PR, 29.53; DeBlieck, PR, 32.60; D. Martin, PR, 32.97.
100 butterfly: 1, J. Zinniel, PR, 1:08.06. 2, M. Martin, PR, 1:20.97. 3, Bieger, PNYM, 1:31.43. 4, Mack, PNYM, 1:47.49.
100 freestyle: 1, Odor, PR, 53.62. 2, Swenson, PNYM, 58.50. 3, Spencer, PNYM, 1:21.60. 4, Reed, PNYM, 1:27.47.
500 freestyle: 1, Anderson, PNYM, 6:27.71. 2, Becker, PNYM, 6:33.08. 3, Hagen, PNYM, 6:35.43. 4, Lichter, PR, 6:38.38. 5, David, PR, 6:48.04. 6, M. Martin, PR, 6:56.93.
200 freestyle relay: 1, Park Rapids (J. Zinniel, Odor, Runyan, I. Zinniel), 1:40.37. 2, Perham, 1:48.87. 3, Park Rapids (Kaufenberg, Smee, Graham, M. Martin), 1:58.81.
100 backstroke: 1, Nichols, PR, 1:08.71. 2, George, PNYM, 1:11.95. 3, Kaufenberg, PR, 1:21.21. 4, Mack, PNY, 1:40.50. 5, Reed, PNYM, 1:44.20. 6, DeBlieck, PR, 1:45.01.
100 breaststroke: 1, I. Zinniel, PR, 1:11.48. 2, Runyan, PR, 1:20.72. 3, Swenson, PNYM, 1:22.40. 4, Kingsley, PNYM, 1:23.60. 5, Schiller, PR, 1:34.31.
400 freestyle relay: 1, Park Rapids (Nichols, M. Martin, David, Smee), 4:15.28. 2, Perham, 4:18.52. 3, Park Rapids (J. Zinniel, Runyan, Lichter, Graham), 4:18.54. 4, Park Rapids (DeBlieck, D. Martin, Schiller, Kaufenberg), 4:55.31.