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Good Showing For Govs and Lady Govs Track and Field

Friday, May 19, 2017

The Govs and Lady Govs track and field teams had one last chance to qualify for next weeks state events. The Govs and Lady Govs competed in Huron yesterday for the Mark Wendeglass Invite.

Lady Govs Mac Rath was able to win the discuss with a toss of 117-11 and she was able to place third in the shot put. In the 400 meter dash Lady Govs Emily Mikkelesen and Sophie Stueven were able to finish third and fourth. Hannah Shchafer had a fourth place finish in the 800 meters and fifth in the 1600 meters. Addy Eisenbeisz was able to lead the way for the Lady Govs in the high jump as she finished third. Sophie Bullard was able to tie a school record in the pole vault with a 10-03. The Lady Govs were able to finish in fourth with 90 team points as Brookings was able to win the team title with 144.6 team points.

On the boys Frank Becker was able to get fourth in the 400 meters. Caleb Lusk was able to get second in the 800 meters and Vincente Ramirez was able to finish third in the 100 meters. Nate Zimmerman had a good day as he came in second in the 100 and 300 meter hurdles. The Govs 4x400 meter relay team was able to get fourth. Thomas Pietz continues to perform well as he got third in the pole vault and Warrant Gerreau was fouth in the triple jump and fifth in the long jump. In the Shot Put Jack Maher and Levi Stoltenberg were fourth and fifth and Stoltenberg and Maher were third and fourth in the discus.   

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