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Pella Christian Boys Finish 4th at Eddyville-Blakesburg

Posted: Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 at 5:58 am

Zach Vos earned four medals to lead the way for the Pella Christian boys track and field team last night, as the Eagles finished fourth at the Rocket Relays in Eddyville. The Eagles scored 63 team points, with host Eddyville-Blakesburg winning the meet with 150 points. The PCM boys edged out Pella Christian for third place with 77.

The big evening for Vos included first place finishes in the 400 Meter Dash and 400 Meter Hurdles, along with second and third place medals as the anchor leg on the 4×400 and 4×100 Meter Relays, respectively. The Eagles’ Medley Relay team also took first place, and Skyler Giddings and Josh Meyer went 1-2 in the 1600 Meter Run.

    Team Standings:

Eddyville-Blakesburg 150
Pekin 103
PCM 93
PC 77
BGM 49
Sigourney 36
Cardinal 27
Colfax Mingo 23

    Event Results:

3200 M Run Ryen Van Vark 12:38.44

4X800 M Relay 9:04.59 — 4th
(Micah Spoelstra, Zach Giddings, Tyler Thuene, Devin Veenstra )

Shuttle Hurdle Relay 1:13.22
(Caleb Morgan, Eric Beekhuizen, Adam Howerzyl, Alex Van Maanen)

100 M Dash Chase Carlson 11.54 — 3rd Sam Tvedt 11.56 — 4th

400 M Dash Zach Vos 51.55 — 1st Joe Blom 62.17

4X200 M Relay 1:40.33
(Brett Nieuwsma, Caleb Fredrickson, Tyler Thuene, Derek Van Kooten)

1600 M Run Skyler Giddings 4:46.01 — 1st Josh Meyer 4:47.20 — 2nd

200 M Dash Riley Stursma 26.00

400 M Hurdles Zach Vos 56.47 — 1st

1600 M Medley 3:45.56 — 1st
(Sam Tvedt, Chase Carlson, Skyler Giddings, Josh Meyer)

800 M Run Alex Van Maanen 2:18.00 Zach Giddings 2:24.95

4X100 M Relay 45.70 — 3rd
(Sam Tvedt, Chase Carlson, Caleb Fredrickson, Zach Vos)

4×400 M Relay 3:39.33 — 2nd
(Skyler Giddings, Josh Meyer, Chase Carlson, Zach Vos )