Posts With Keyword ‘Drake Relays’

Pella, Pella Christian, PCM Finish All Over the Place on Friday

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:01 am

Our local track and field athletes had results all over the board on Friday at Drake Stadium.

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Panther Runners Perform Well At Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:01 am

It was a busy day for the Knoxville Panthers at the Drake Relays yesterday.

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Personal Best Begins Stay at Drake Relays for Lady Dutch

Posted: Friday, April 26th, 2013 at 6:01 am

Jessica Holterhaus got things started on the right foot for the Pella girls’ track team at the Drake Relays on Thursday, as she finished tenth with a personal best leap in the long jump.

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Cunningham Hopes The Blue 2 Mile Will Be Grand Today

Posted: Thursday, April 25th, 2013 at 6:01 am

There will be just one Knoxville runner on the Blue Oval today and that will be Wick Cunningham in the 3200 this afternoon at 4:25.

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Drake Relays Begin Today

Posted: Thursday, April 25th, 2013 at 6:01 am

We can finally say that warmer weather has impeccable timing, as things seem to be warming up just in time to heat up the action on the Blue Oval at Drake Stadium for the Drake Relays.

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Knoxville Boys Track Foursome Ready For Drake Relays Challenge

Posted: Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 at 5:57 am

Four Knoxville Boys Track runners will hit the Drake Blue Oval either together or as individuals starting Thursday afternoon when Wick Cunningham runs the 3200 meter run.

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Four Events for Lady Dutch Qualify for Drake Relays

Posted: Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 6:01 am

You can’t really tell emotion through an e-mail, but Pella High head girls’ track coach, Dak Rasmussen’s joy and exuberance could be felt in every word that said that his team qualified four events for the Drake Relays, the most that he’s had in his 11-year tenure at Pella.

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Six Little Dutch Events Headed to Blue Oval

Posted: Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 6:01 am

The “Blue Oval” in Drake will be infiltrated with several Pella girls and the boys as well, as the Little Dutch qualified six events for the illustrious Drake Relays this week.

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Fopma Qualifies High Jump for Relays

Posted: Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 6:00 am

Senior Madison Fopma of Pella Christian will be the lone Eagle soaring into the Drake Stadium this coming week, as she’ll be trying to leap her way onto the medal stand in the high jump.

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PCM Girls Qualify Relay Team

Posted: Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 6:00 am

The PCM girls’ track team will be happily trotting onto the Blue Oval to compete in the 4 x 100 meter relay.

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Knoxville Boys Qualify 5 Events To Drake Relays

Posted: Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 5:58 am

Five events will have a Knoxville Panther running in the high school portion of the 104th running of the Drake Relays.

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Panther Boys Get 5 Events In Drake Relays

Posted: Sunday, April 21st, 2013 at 5:59 am

Five events will have a Knoxville Panther running in the high school portion of the 104th running of the Drake Relays.

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Drake Relays the Focus for Some Area Runners

Posted: Thursday, April 18th, 2013 at 6:00 am

With the coveted Drake Relays looming later on next week, teams and athletes alike are scrambling to get their times, distances and heights qualified for the illustrious event.

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Throwing Events Looking Good For Knoxville Boys Track And Field

Posted: Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 5:59 am

The Knoxville Boys Track and Field Squad knew they had at least 20 points nailed down at each meet last season.

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Van Roekel, Pella High Boys Provide Strong Close to Drake Relays for Local Athletes

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:04 am

An impressive opening for Marion County area athletes in the high school portion of the 2012 Drake Relays on Thursday was met with a fitting end on Saturday as a relay team and an individual each closed out the marquee track and field event with strong performances.  

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Knoxville Native on Record-Breaking Central College Relay Team

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 5:55 am

Former Knoxville High School runner Alex Edwards was one of a quartet of freshmen that broke a decades-old Central College record in the Distance Medley Relay at the Drake Relays on Saturday.

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Drake Relays – Saturday High School Results

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

A pair of events today will feature Marion County area athletes at the 2012 Drake Relays in Des Moines.

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Several Local High Schoolers Compete in Friday Sessions at Drake Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:03 am

Cooler temperatures and higher-ranked competition prevented our local high school athletes from having the same degree of success on Friday at the Drake Relays as they enjoyed on Thursday, but 23 total athletes competing in five different events still came away with a number of things to be proud of.  

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Central Men’s 4×100 Makes Finals at Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 5:54 am

Central College’s men’s 4×100-meter relay team advanced to Saturday’s finals to highlight a cool, blustery day at the Drake Relays Friday.

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Knoxville’s Seddon Wins Discus, Pella’s Buchheit Fourth in 2 Mile at Drake Relays

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:05 am

A Drake Relays champion and a pair of broken records have given our local high school athletes a great start at the 2012 Drake Relays.

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