Decorah runner Andrew Kephart was the first Viking to earn points Thursday at the State Track Meet in Des Moines.
Kephart finished the 3,200 with a time of 9:44.25, good for third place in the event and 6 points for the Viking boys track & field team.
Other results from Thursday's events:
--High jump: Keaton Solberg finished in 21st place by clearing 5 feet, 9 inches
--Shuttle hurdle relay: Jason Adam, Austin Myli, Clay Johansen and Andrew Magner finished in 23rd place with a time of 1:04.92
--200 meter dash: Jackson Varney finished in 22nd place with his time of 23.42
--4 x 800 meter relay: Jarod Phillips, Tyler Vande Lune, Brady Hogan, and Matthew Franzen finished 23rd with their time of 8:39.11