Girls track and field team placed third at Hudson Relays

Posted: Wed, Apr 10, 2019 10:07 AM

The Decorah girls varsity track and field team finished in third place at the Hudson Relays on Tuesday night. Solon won the meet with 108 points, Mount Vernon was second with 100 points, Decorah scored 94 points, Waverly-Shell Rock 70.50, Cascade-Western Dubuque 61, Hudson 57, Denver 46, Dike-New Hartford 35, Benton Community-Van Horne 33, Grundy Center 33, Sigourney 31, Agwsr 28, Union 21, Wapsie Valley 13.50, and Starmont 10 points.

Final scores:
100 meter dash: 1st place Brielle Buresh--13.07
200 meter dash: 8th place Amanda Kuehner--28.83
400 meter dash: 6th place Emma Nierengarten--1:06.22, 7th place Cassidy Carolan--1:07.16
800 meter run: 6th place Brooke Courtney--2:39.74
100 meter hurdles: 6th place Grace Syverson--17.35
1500 meter run: 3rd place Leila Johnson--5:15.76, 8th place Britta Swanson--5:29.87
3000 meter run: 3rd place Annette Leschensky--12:08.21
Discus throw: 3rd place Jordyn Hussain--109-02
High jump: 4th place Ambria Pipho--4-08.00
Shot put: 4th place Aanaiya Weston--34-02
4 x 100 meter relay: 1st place--51.01
4 x 200 meter relay: 2nd place--1:51.92
4 x 400 meter relay: 6th place--4:28.88
4 x 800 meter relay: 4th place--10:33.62
400 meter shuttle relay: 5th place--1:11.69
800 sprint medley relay: 2nd place--1:52.30
1600 distance medley relay: 4th place--4:48.21

Co-Head coach Cristy Nimrod said, "We took advantage of our opportunities to improve both mentally and physically. We are proud of the efforts we saw tonight."

The team will compete on Thursday at the Decorah relays at 5:00 p.m.