Ottawa County has had a great day in the preliminary round of the state track meet. Madison Wolf of Bennington is now a state champion in the javelin and a silver medalist in the pole vault. Tescott and Bennington athletes advanced in several events as well.
Minneapolis athletes also advanced. Lindsay Shupe advanced in the 200. The girl’s 4×100 and 4×400 both advanced winning their heats. For the boys, Alex Yoxall will throw the throw the javelin tomorrow at 11:30. Gage Mortimer qualified in the 300M
hurdles and will run tomorrow at 4:45. Events for Saturday are as follows.
8:30, 100 preliminary, Danielle Nay
10:30 4×800 BHS girls
11:40 4×800 BHS and THS boys
3:00 4×100 girls BHS and MHS
3:45 400 Danielle Nay
4:45 300 hurdles Gage Mortimer (MHS) and Kyle Comstock
5:05 800 Tearyn Glissman and Paula Olbrig
5:30 800 Drake Junneman
5:50 200 Danielle Nay (BHS) and Lindsay Shupe (MHS)
6:30 4×400 BHS and MHS
7:00 4×400 MHS