Girls track and field team wins Tri-State Invitational

Posted: Wed, Apr 3, 2019 11:48 AM

The Decorah girls track and field team traveled to the Dubuque Senior Women's Tri-State Invitational on Tuesday night and came away in first place with 194 points. There were 14 teams at the meet. Dubuque Hempstead was second with 182 points, Western Dubuque was third with 145 points, and Dubuque Senior was fourth with 142 points.

Head coach Brad Johansen said, "A lot of learning happened tonight. We will only get better going forward."

Final results:
4 x 800 meter relay: 4th place Leila Johnson, Brooke Courtney, Meg Sessions, Shayla Betts--10:46.41
4 x 100 meter shuttle hurdle relay: 1st place Grace Syverson, Chelsey Holtz, Kallie Mincks, Ambria Pipho--1:14.83
100 meter dash: 2nd place Rose Gullekson--13.58
Distance medley: 6th place Cora Syverson, Meg Sessions, Brooke Courtney, Cassidy Carolan--4:50.75
400 meter dash: 6th place Leila Johnson--1:06.79
4 x 200 meter relay: 2nd place Fiona Buresh, Rose Gullekson, Brooke Berns, Brielle Buresh--1:48.92
100 meter hurdles: 2nd place Grace Syverson--17.45, 5th place Ambria Pipho--18.00
800 meter run: 5th place Leila Johnson--2:35.01
200 meter dash: 4th place Cassie Wyatt--29.56, 5th place Amanda Kuehner--29.65
400 meter hurdles: 6th place Olivia Battle--1:17.36
4 x 400 meter relay: 3rd place Fiona Buresh, Brooke Berns, Brielle Buresh, Amanda Kuehner--4:19.21
High jump: 3rd place Ambria Pipho--4 feet, 10 inches, 7th place Ashley Schneberger--4 feet, 8 inches
Long jump: 10th place Cassie Wyatt--14 feet, 9.75 inches
Discus throw: 5th place Jordyn Hussain--102 feet, 11 inches
Shot put: 10th place Avery Shelton 29 feet, 10 inches

The Vikings will host the Decorah Invite Friday night at 5:00 p.m.