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AAU Junior Olympics Held This Weekend at Drake Stadium

A few members of the Pella Track Club were in action this weekend at the A-A-U Jr. Olympics held at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. In the nine-and-ten year old division Annika Pingel competed in the girls triathlon where she tied for eighth in the high jump and finished 14th in the shot put no result was available for the 200 meters. In the boys age 12-13 division Jordan Pingel and Tanner Phelps each were in the pentathlon. Pingel finished 12th with 1,788 points while Phelps finished 13th with 1,769. Wade Pingel competed in the boys decathlon in the 14-16 age division and finished 25th with 3,478 points. Kenny DuPre, Kelcey Blommers and McKenna Reickhoff will compete in their respective events later in the week. The Jr. Olympics continue through August seventh in Des Moines. For a complete listing of the Pella Track Club Athletes and all their individual results visit our website at kniakrls.com and click Today’s Sports