Panthers’ Tyler Stein wins three gold medals – GREAT BEND TRIBUNE – Great Bend Tribune

Panthers’ Stein earns three gold medals

HUTCHINSON – Great Bend Panther Tyler Stein captured first place in the 100-yard backstroke (1:02.56) and 100-yard freestyle (55.38). He also competed with the first-place 200-yard medley relay (2:00.54) with teammates Ty Boone, Ellis Long and Beau Burkhart.

Panther Brody Feist tied for first place (5:53.16) with Garden City’s Alec Erksin in an amazing dead heat for the gold medal.

Panthers finishing runner-up were Long in the 50 freestyle (25.43) and 100 freestyle (57.77).

The Panthers placed third (204.5) behind champion Buhler (345) and Garden City (213.5).

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TEAM SCORES—1—Buhler 345; 2—Garden City 213.5; 3—Great Bend 204.5; 4—Hutchinson 178; 5—Dodge City 154; 6—Liberal 115; 7—Rose Hill 58

50 freestyle—1—Zugay, Hutchinson, 24.78; 2—Ellis Long, 25.43; 20—Ty Boone, 32.58; 25—A.J. Thurman, 35.99

100 backstroke—1—Tyler Stein, GB, 1:02.56; 11—Kaid Wagner, 1:30.46

100 breaststroke—1—Cross, Buhler, 1:18.91; 8—Boone, 1:33.08; 14—Thurman, 1:44.62

100 butterfly—1—Hines, Buhler, 1:00.13; 3—Brody Feist, 1:01.84

100 freestyle—1—Stein, GB, 55.38; 2—Long, 57.77; 6—Beau Burkhart, 1:01.09; 17—Trinten Medlock, 1:24.2

200 freestyle—1—Ruzicka, GC, 2:02.71; 5—Burkhart, 8—Wagner, 2:43.2; 12—Joshua Sharpe, 3:04.08; 15—Medlock, 3:20.33

200 IM—1—Erskin, GC, 2:23.76; 7—Colton Cross, 3:25.11

500 freestyle—1—Feist, GB, 5:53.16; 1—Erksin, GC, 5:53.16; 15—Cross, 8;24.53; 16—Sharpe, 8:37.11

200 freestyle relay—1—Buhler, 1:41.84; 7—Great Bend B, 2:17.56 (Thurman, Sharpe, Medlock, Wagner)

200 medley relay—1—Great Bend, 2:00.54 (Boone, Long, Burkhart, Stein)

400 freestyle relay—1—GC, 3:54.26; 2—Great Bend A, 4:11.54 (Feist, Cross, Long, Stein); 9—Great Bend B, 5:22.08 (Sharpe, Medlock, Wagner, Thurman)