Warriors kick off year with win
Thursday, April 11, 2013 3:02 AM
Last Thursday the South Winn boys track team traveled to Independence.
Carson Lensing ran in the 4x100, 4x200 and distance medley relay. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
In the first outdoor meet of the year, the Warriors were well-represented, taking first place with 159.5 points. Second place went to North-Linn with 117 points.
The Warriors had two varsity events take first. Ben Meyer won the long jump with a season-best of 18 feet, 8.5 inches.
Garrett Bohach, Jared Schroeder, Nathan Meyer and Alex Shatek combined in the 4x400 to win the event in 3:51.67. N. Meyer's time of 57.99 was a lifetime best.
Five events took second. The shuttle hurdle relay of Tyler Numedahl, Chris Brincks, B. Meyer and Luis Uribe clocked in at 1:13.56. Brincks came back to take second in the 110-high hurdles in 18.01 seocnds.
B. Meyer set a season best in the 400-meter dash. His time was 55.47 seconds.
Alex Stammeyer was the silver medalist in the 800-meter run. His time was 2:15.36. Bohach crossed the finish line in 1600-meter run in 5:06.81.