WAVERLY EXTENDS WIN STREAK TO 43, WITH 103-37 WIN OVER O-M
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | January 22, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Birney
WAVERLY — Junior Kaden Wheeler and sophomores Oscar Williams and Ryan
Clark won four events apiece to lead Waverly to a season-opening,
103-37, win over Odessa-Montour here Thursday afternoon in an IAC boys
swimming “virtual” swim meet.
Sophomore Jerell Sackett and senior Dillon Madigan were triple-winners for the Wolverines, who are now riding a 44-meet win streak
Wheeler, Williams, and Clark teamed with Sackett to win the meet-opening 200-yard medley relay in a time of 1:50.01.
The same trio teamed with Madigan teamed to win the meet-closing 400-yard freestyle relay in a time of 3:45.52.
Sackett and Madigan teamed with senior Max Pan and freshman Liam Wright to win the 200-yard freestyle relay in a time of 1:58.15.
Wheeler won the 200-yard freestyle in a time of 2:00.07, and Dillon Madigan was second in 2:05.0 Wheeler also won the 100-yard backstroke in a time of 1:02.54.
Williams won the 200-yard IM in a time of 2:16.56, and Wright was second in 2:26.8
Williams also won the 100-yard freestyle in a time of 53.06, and Sackett was second in 54.65 seconds.
Clark won the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 1:02.27, and Sheldon Huddleston was second in 1:24.83. Clark also won the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:12.31
Madigan won the 500-yard freestyle in a time of 5:37.45, and Wright was second in 5:38.83.
Sackett won the 50-yard freestyle in a time of 23.62 seconds, and sophomore Ayden Johnson was third in 32.22 seconds.
Waverly hosts Corning and Maine-Endwell in a tri-meet Saturday.
About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.