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Van Haalen Leads Pleasantville Boys at Mount Ayr

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:03 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Gotschall

Pleasantville had its boys track and field team in Mount Ayr Tuesday night, where the Trojans finished sixth out of the eleven-team field. Hunter Van Haalen sailed to victory in the High Jump for the lone gold medal for Pleasantville. They added silver medals in the 200 Meter Dash and Shuttle Hurdle Relay; along with bronzes in the 3200 Meter Run and 4×200 Meter Relay. The Pleasantville boys get in one final tune-up Thursday night at PCM before Tuesday’s Pride of Iowa Conference Meet.

Pleasantville Leaders:

1st Place:
High Jump – Hunter Van Haalen

2nd Place:
200 Meter Dash – Chris Peden
Shuttle Hurdle Relay (Jacob Boyles, Jake Burgett, Matt Prill, Hunter Van Haalen)

3rd Place:
3200 Meter Run – Dylan Lauer
4×200 Meter Relay (D.J. Weaver, Chris Peden, Kirk Wicks, Jake Burgett(