Posts With Keyword ‘Pella High Track and Field’

Busy Sports Day for Pella High Headlined by Start of State Track

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 at 5:58 am

In a blur, we have gone from 40 and 50 degree temperatures to consistently more comfortable conditions. And in that same period, the high school track and field season has sped from meet number one to today’s start of the state meet in Des Moines at Drake Stadium.

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Little, Lady Dutch, Eagles All Second at Oskaloosa Track Meet

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2016 at 6:00 am

Battling with the obligations of prom, the Pella High boys’ and girls’ track and field teams each were runners-up at the Oskaloosa Invitational on Saturday.

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All Spring Sports See Action Today for Pella High

Posted: Thursday, April 7th, 2016 at 5:58 am

If you’re a fan of golf, tennis, track and field, and/or soccer, today happens to be your lucky day.

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Pella and Pella Christian Descend Upon Knoxville for Panther Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 at 5:59 am

Randy Wilson Track will be a busy spot for a windy and chilly Panther Relays at Knoxville High School today.

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Pella High Coaches, Athletes Receive Distinct Awards

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2015 at 5:57 am

Pella Coaches Award 2015

Three athletes and three coaches all received deserving honors and awards for their fine work in 2015.

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Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:01 am

Click below to see a full list of results from the 2015 Co-Ed State Track and Field Meet Up in Des Moines May 21 – 23.

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Conference Track Meets are Monday for Three of Our Area Schools

Posted: Monday, May 4th, 2015 at 5:55 am

The first big step of a frantic three week farewell journey to the 2015 track and field season is on Monday for three of our area schools.

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Two Pella Field Event Athletes Step Into Blue Spotlight at Drake Stadium Today

Posted: Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 at 6:00 am

The official beginning of the Drake Relays was yesterday, but today, the high school athletes will get their first chance to show off in front of a packed Drake Stadium in Des Moines.

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Little, Lady Dutch Sweep Panther Relays

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 5:59 am

The 50th Panther Relays were held on Saturday at Knoxville High at Randy Wilson Track, and the Pella High boys’ and girls’ track and field teams both emerged victorious.

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Pella, Pella Christian Head to Panther Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 5:57 am

For the first time in a few years, pleasant conditions are expected for the Panther Relays at Randy Wilson Track at Knoxville High School today.

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Little, Lady Dutch Run Away With Panther Relays Titles

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Pella High track and field teams didn’t let something like “Prom” slow them down on Saturday.

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Little, Lady Dutch Make Bold Statements at Central

Posted: Monday, March 24th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Even with a good number of 4A schools in attendance, the Pella High boys’ and girls’ track teams were up to the challenge and performed quite well at Central College’s indoor high school track meet on Friday and Saturday.

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Pella Track Turns in Solid Performance in ISU Boys’ Indoor Meet

Posted: Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 at 6:00 am

There were many great performances by the Pella High boys’ track and field team at yesterday’s Iowa State Indoor Meet.

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Pella Track Continues Season Today, Girls Finished Strong

Posted: Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 at 6:00 am

The Pella High girls’ track and field team looked good again, this time in an even bigger pool of athletes at the ISU Indoor Meet yesterday.

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Pella High Records Several Champs in Season Opening Track Meet

Posted: Saturday, March 15th, 2014 at 6:00 am

Cody DeKruyff and Jordan Pingel were among the first place finishers in their events on Friday night’s Little Hawkeye Conference Indoor track meet to begin their season. DeKruyff took first in the shot put and Pingel was first in the 400 and 800 meter dashes. On the girls’ side for the Dutch, four events found Pella High on the top of the standings. Lydia VanEe won the 60 meter hurdles, Kelsey Blommers won the 1500 meter run and the 4 x 400 and 800-meter relays were each conquered by the Lady Dutch. Full results can be found below.

Cody DeKruyff Shot Put
Jordan Pingel 400 and 800
Medley relay

Lukas Steenhoek 400 meters
Garret Jansen shot put
Levi Heschke 800 meters
4×200 relay
4×400 relay
4×800 relay

1st Place
60m Hurdles Lydia VanEe 9.96
1500 Kelsey Blommers 5:29.23
4×400 Megan Kooker, Lydia VanEe, Larissa Downs, Mackenzie Gustafson 4:24.48
4×800 Kelsey Blommers, Abby Fyfe, Nicole Schnebbe, Ashley Kirkland 10:43.62
Dist. Med Klaire Wisniewski,Jessica Holterhaus,Mackenzie Gustafson,Tess Roorda 4:26.17

2nd Place
Long Jump Jessica Holterhaus 16-01.00
800 Tess Roorda 2:29.55
4×200 Klaire Wisniewski, Megan Kooker, Corin McKinstrey, Jessica Holterhaus 1:54.73

3rd Place
Shot Put Heidi Groenendyk 32-07.00
High Jump Becky Visser 4-10.00

4th Place
High Jump Megan Kooker 4-08.00
200 Jessica Holterhaus 29.06
400 Larissa Downs 67.21
Shuttle Hurdle Becky Visser, Corin McKinstrey, Dayana Pringle, Lydia VanEe 41.81

5th Place
Long Jump Corin McKinstrey 15-01.00
800 Ashley Kirkland 2:48.63

6th Place
60m Sarah Tallman 8.87
60m Hurdles Becky Visser 10.84
1500 Abby Fyfe 5:54.49

7th Place
Shot Put Elisabeth Jansen 27-10.00

Pella Alum to Run on National Stage Tonight

Posted: Thursday, June 20th, 2013 at 5:57 am

Pella High alum, Zach Buchheit will be running at the 5000 meters at the USA Track and Field National Championships tonight.

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Posted: Sunday, April 28th, 2013 at 6:02 am

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.”

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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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