Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
The EV/W-K girls' track team took first place at the Pierz Pioneer Invitational Track and Field Meet Friday, April 16. The boys finished in fourth place. It was windy and cooled off a lot after the sun went down.
The pole vault finished in the dark, that area of the Pierz track is not lighted.
Molly Hesse took first place in the 400m dash, and Shawney Kramer took first in the discus throw. Holly Erickson placed second in the 100m hurdles; the 4x100m relay team placed second; Macki Nelson placed second in the pole vault and Sarah Messer placed second in the shot put. There were several third-place finishers on both the girls' and the boys' teams. Great job athletes and coaches!
The girls' team results were: EV/W-K first-131.5; Pierz and Foley tie for second-105; Albany fourth-97; Milaca fifth-74; Crosby-Ironton sixth-60.5; Holdingford seventh-58; Royalton eighth-48.
The boys' team results were; Foley first-177; Pierz second-125; Albany third-100.5; EV/W-K fourth-70.5; Milaca fifth-70; Holdingford sixth-57; Crosby-Ironton seventh-44; Royalton eighth-34.
Girls' lndividual places: 100m Macki Nelson third; Liz Kastanek fourth; Nicole Orth seventh; 200m Liz Kastanek third; Amber Besonen eighth; Chelsey Orth 19th; 400m Molly Hesse first, Erica McCann 10th; Lauren Edwards 14th; 800m Maria Donnay 10th; 100m hurdles Holly Erickson second, Tiffany Kuechle third; Kelsey Theisen 6th; 300m hurdles Tiffany Kuechle fourth, Holly Erickson fifth, Kelsey Theisen 10th; 4x100m relay second; 4x200m relay fourth; 4x400m relay third; 4x800m relay 4th.
High jump Morgan Meyer fifth; Molly Hurrle 11th; Shelia Knoz 13th; pole vault Macki Nelson second; Molly Hesse eighth; Nicole Klein ninth; long jump Macki Nelson third; Morgan Meyer eighth; triple jump Morgan Meyer fourth; Tiffany Kuechle 10th; shot put Shawney Kramer third; Sarah Messer eighth; Casey Schlangen 12th; discus throw Shawney Kramer first; Sarah Messer second; Casey Schlangen fifth.
Boys' individual places:100m Tyler Loch fifth; Ryan McCann 9th; De' Angelo James 12th; 200m Tyler Loch sixth; Ryan McCann 10th; De' Angelo James 16th; 400m Alex Mies fourth; Torey Rohloff 12th, Conner Wittenberg 16th; 800m Dan Fruth 10th, Shadley Calahan 12th; 1600m Mitchell Fischbach 11th, Cameron Wittenberg 15th, Brandon Lichte 16th; 3200m Jacob Asfeld 11th; 110m hurdles Nathan McCann third; Lenny Garvick ninth; 300m hurdles Nathan McCann fourth; Joe James fifth; Lenny Garvick 9th; 4x100m relay third; 4x200m relay third; 4x400m relay third; 4x800m relay fourth.
High jump Kirby Knutson sixth; Nathan McCann 11th; pole vault Danny Lochen seventh; Trevor Baumann eighth; Erik Mares 13th; long jump Tyler Loch third; Trevor Baumann ninth; Ryan McCann 13th; triple jump Joe James third; Dan Fruth 12th; Erik Mares 13th; shot put Devin Brutger 12th; Nick Koltes 17th; Jesse Hedlund 22nd; discus throw Devin Brutger fifth; Jacob Asfeld 14th; Ed Nelson 20th.
The next meet will be in Belgrade at 4 p.m., Tuesday, April 20.
Check the school's Web site for information about events.