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Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:02 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports - Cory Houser, Derek Cardwell

Below is a full list of our area schools and the athletes competing in the events at Drake Stadium for the Drake Relays. For your convenience, we have also listed the time each event is scheduled to start. Keep checking this page, and keep listening to KNIA/KRLS for up-to-the-minute updates on how our local track athletes are fairing on the “Blue Oval.”

Knoxville Boys:

Thursday, April 25

3200m Run: Wick Cunningham – Did not finish due to injury. Should be able to race on Friday.

Friday, April 26

100m Dash: Tanner Dunkin 19th overall :11.71 (did not qualify for finals)

Sprint Medley Relay: Wick Cunningham, Tanner Dunkin, Ryan Douglas and Colton Spaur 8th 3:35.24

4 x 400 m Relay (Prelim.): Wick Cunningham, Tanner Dunkin, Ryan Douglas, and Colton Spaur 11th place overall, 3:26.37

Saturday, April 27

1600m Run: Wick Cunningham 5th 4:19.49 (New Knoxville HS Record)


Pella High (Boys & Girls):

Thursday, April 25

Long Jump: Jessica Holterhaus Jump of 16 feet, 9 3/4 inches (PB) 10th place overall, 3rd in group.

Friday, April 26

100m Dash: Chris Brogden 27th overall :11.93 (did not qualify for finals)

Discus: Garret Jansen – Threw 149 – 11 and finished 12th.

Sprint Medley Relay (Girls): L. Manecke, N. VanZomeren, L. Downs, M. Gustafson, J. Holterhaus, M. Bogaard 19th 1:53.18

800m Run: Wade Pingel 10th Place – 1:59.95

4 x 200 m Relay: Chris Brogden, Brandon Konfrst, Landon Van Dyke, Ryan Shull 7th Place – 1:35.89

4 x 100 m Relay (Girls): Lauren Manecke, Nadine VanZomeren, Klaire Wisniewski, Jessica Holterhaus 1st Place (in heat), 42nd overall – 51.76

4 x 100 m Relay (Boys) Chris Brogden, Nathan Henry, Josh De Waard, Ryan Shull: 3rd Place (in heat), 33rd overall – 44.40

4 x 400 m Relay (Girls): N. VanZomeren, Larissa Downs, Mackenzie Gustafson, Lydia VanEe, Makenna Bogaard, H. Brummel 6th Place (in heat), 12th overall – 4:05.17

4 x 400 m Relay (Boys) Kollin Schaudt, Ryan Shull, Jordan Pingel, Wade Pingel: 7th place (in heat), 20th overall – 3:32.64

Saturday, April 27

4 x 800 m Relay (Boys) Jordan Pingel, Wade Pingel, Evan Jones, Keegan Fitzsimmons: – 12th Place – 8:09.84


Pella Christian Girls

Friday, April 25

High Jump: Madison Fopma – 8th Place (T) Jump of 5’2″.


PCM Girls

Friday, April 25

4 x 100 m Relay: 6th place (in heat), 65th Overall – 52.95