Five Vinton-Shellsburg relay teams, including the first-place boys 4 x 800 and 4 x 200 relay teams, earned medals at the Wartburg high school meet in Waverly on Tuesday.
The 4 x 200 team, which included Will Dudley, Justin Bartz, Keegan Thompson and Blake Bohnsack, won with a time of 1:35.72. The 4 x 800 team (Cole Tharp, Nolan Haisman, David Lapan-Islas and Matt Andreesen) finished in 8:53.28.
The boys 4 x 400 team finished third, while the VS girls 4 x 200 team finished in fifth and the 4 x400 team earned sixth place. The same girls, Hannah Kalous, Sarah Schminke, Hanna Timmerman, and Becca Steffen, ran both relays for VS.
Girls results (VS Vikette athletes):
Sarah Schminke, 200, 2nd place, 27.65
Amelia Birker, 400 dash, 3rd place, 1:06.40
Grace Horst, 800 M run, 2nd place, 2:32.43; 1500 M run, 3rd place, 5:12.24
Girls 4 x 200: 5th place, 1:56.81
Girls 4 x 400, 6th place, 4:35.72 (Hannah Kalous, Sarah Schminke, Hanna Timmerman, and Becca Steffen ran both relays)
Girls high jump, Maddie Earhardt, tied for 4th, 4’8″
Girls long jump, Becca Steffen, tied for 5th, 14′, 10.50″
Girls shot put, Lauren Upmeyer, tied for 6th 35-11.00
Boys results (VS Viking athletes):
55 hurdles, Charlie Dudley, 8.59
4 x 200 relay, first place, 1:35.72 (Will Dudley, Justin Bartz, Keegan Thompson and Blake Bohnsack)
4 x 400 relay, third place, 3:40.02 (Blake Bohnsack, Justin Bartz, Sam Griffith and Jose Wilson)
4 x 8oo relay, first place, 8:53.28
High jump, CJ Rickels, 4th place 6′-0′
Long jump: Blake Bohnsack, 4th place, 19-10.50; Jose Wilson, 5th place, 19-10.00.
Shot put, Cole Overton, 3rd place, 51-01.50
See complete results here: WartburgHSmeet