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Area Track And Field Teams Set For State Meet

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 5:58 am

A total of 91 different events will have a Marion County representative at this week’s State Track and Field Meet in Des Moines. 61 of them come from Knoxville, Pella and Pella Christian. The Knoxville Boys lead the way with a total of 16 events entered while the Pella boys have qualified ten events and the Pella Christian boys will be in seven events. Other area schools are also represented with the Pleasantville boys qualifying five events, Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars getting one event in and P-C-M with five events. On the girls side, Pella will take 14 events to Drake Stadium while Knoxville qualified ten events all on either time or distance and Pella Christian got four events to state. Area schools are also represented with Twin Cedars qualifying four events, Pleasantville with one event and P-C-M with seven.

100: Chris Brogden-Pella
200: Colton Spaur-Knoxville; Travis Ewing-Pella
400: Alex Edwards-Knoxville; Lukas Steenhoek-Pella
800: Alex Edwards, Jamie VanderVeer-Knoxville
1600: Jamie VanderVeer, Timothy Shepherd-Knoxville
3200: Timothy Shepherd-Knoxville; Zach Buchheit, Evan Jones-Pella
110 Hurdles: Jace Versteeg-Pella
400 Hurdles: Ryan Douglas-Knoxville
4×100: Knoxville
4×200: Knoxville, Pella
4×400: Pella, Knoxville
4×800: Knoxville, Pella
Distance Medley: Knoxville
High Jump: Ryan Douglas, Luke Moore-Knoxville
Long Jump: Luke Moore-Knoxville
Discus: Derek Seddon-Knoxville
Shot Put-Dan Borgerding-Pella; Ty Dunkin-Knoxville
Shuttle Hurdle: Knoxville, Pella

100: Amy Turner-Knoxville
200: Amy Turner-Knoxville; Makenzie VanderMolen-Pella
400: Nadine VanZomeren-Pella
800: Sarah Wittenberg-Pella; Lydia Anderson-Knoxville
1500: Madeline Meyer-Pella
3000: Alissa Van Klootwyk-Knoxville; Hanna Martin-Pella
100 Hurdles: Marielle Gaiser, Megan Current-Pella
400 Hurdles: Marielle Gaiser-Pella
Shuttle Hurdle: Pella
4×100: Pella
4×200: Pella, Knoxville
4×400: Pella, Knoxville
4×800: Pella, Knoxville
Sprint Medley: Pella
High Jump: Chambray Daugherty-Knoxville
Discus: Katie Ayers-Knoxville
Shot Put: Katie Ayers-Knoxville
Distance Medley: Pella

100: Nate Tvedt, Chase Carlson-Pella Christian
400: Jordan Van Roekel-PCM
800: Skyler Giddings-Pella Christian; Jake Ptter-PCM
1600: Jake Potter-PCM; Skyler Giddings-Pella Christian
3200: Jake Potter-PCM
400 Hurdles: Jordan Van Roekel-PCM
4×100: Pella Christian
4×200: Pella Christian
Distance Medley: Pella Christian
Long Jump: Derek VanKooton-Pella Christian

100: Jennifer Templeman-PCM
400: Jasmin Schelhaas-Pella Christian
100 Hurdles: Stephanie Hayden-PCM
Shuttle Hurdle: PCM
4×100: Pella Chrisian, PCM
4×200: PCM, Pella Christian
4×800: Pella Christian
Sprint Medley: PCM
Discus: Brilee McWilliams-PCM

800: Cody Alexander Melcher-Dallas
4×200: Pleasantville
4×400: Pleasantville
Distance Medley: Pleasantville
Shuttle Hurdle: Pleasantville
High Jump: Hunter Van Haalen-Pleasantville
Discus: Dustin Richards-Twin Cedars

100: Ayla Crosby-Twin Cedars
200: Ayla Crosby-Twin Cedars
3000: Brittney Roby-Twin Cedars
High Jump: Abbey Bach-Pleasantville
Discus: Jaspyn Houser-Twin Cedars