C.J. Rickels won the 8th grade 100M hurdles event at the Little Viking Invitational.

Tuesday’s Vinton-Shellsburg Middle School’s annual Little Viking Invitational included hundreds of seventh and eighth grade athletes from seven area schools.

The VSMS 7th graders finished 2nd in team scoring; the 8th grade team was third.

VS winners included:


Max Vasquez, 100M. 13.25; 200M., 26.25;

Logan Zearley, 400M; 1:04.75; 100 hurdles, 16.78; 200M hurdles, 30.04; long jump, 15’08”.


C.J. Rickels, 100M hurdles, 16.15;

4 x 100 relay, 59.25.

See complete results HERE. See a few photos from Jeff Holmes HERE. The Little Vikette Invitational takes place next Tuesday, May 9.