Panthers’ Depth Enough To Post Non-League Swim Win

PANAMA – Depth provided Panama with a 104-67 non-league boys swimming victory over St. Francis on Monday night.

Panama won five of 12 events, but still had enough depth to pull out a 37-point victory.

Mike Parker won the 200 freestyle (2:07.62), Clayton Manwaring the 50 freestyle (24.77), Ray Fortney the diving (225.45 points and Patrick Yuchnitz the 100 backstroke (1:13.89) among the individual events for Panama.

Also, the Panthers were first in the 200 freestyle relay ( 1:40.34) with Patrick Yuchnitz, Manwaring, Roberts and Michael Yuchnitz comprising the team.

200 medley relay: St, Francis (Mike O’Meara, Greg Wegryn, Xavier Strittmatter, Jack Moretti), Panama, Panama. T – 1:58.10.

200 freestyle: Parker Roberts (P), Tyler Kuschel (P), Alex Plowucha (SF). T – 2:07.62.

200 individual medley: X. Strittmatter (SF), Michael Yuchnitz (P), Justin Wiemer (P). T – 2:21,28,

50 freestyle: Clayton Manwaring (P), Moretti (SF), Patrick Yuchnitz (P). T – 24.77.

Diving: Ray Fortney (P), Matt Merchant (P), Zach Fredline (P). Pts. – 225.45.

100 butterfly: X. Strittmater (SF), Michael Parker (P), Ethan Wood (P). T – 1:03.19.

100 freestyle: Moretti (SF), Yuchnitz (P), Steven Akin (P). T – 55.93.

500 freestyle: Macmillian Strittmatter (SF), O’Meara (SF), Tyler Kuschel (P). T – 5:23.94.

200 freestyle relay: Panama (Patrick Yuchnitz, Manwaring, Roberts, M. Yuchnitz), Panama, St. Francis. T – 1:40:34.

100 backstroke: M. Strittmatter (SF), Wood (P), Akin (P). T – 1:07.81.

100 breaststroke: P. Yuchnitz (P), Roberts (P), Wegryn (SF). T – 1:13.89.

400 freestyle relay: SF (X. Strittmatter, M. Strittmatter, O’Meara, Moretti). T – 3:53.53.