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TRACK and FIELD: Brainerd’s Murrey, Flyers Kohler advance


DETROIT LAKES — Joshua Murrey claimed second place in the pole vault at Wednesday’s Section 8-2A meet with a height of 12-foot-11 to punch his ticket to the Class 2A state meet.

Elliot Kohler of Little Falls also advanced in the long jump with his 21-3.25 effort to finish second.

Jackson Dols vaulted into the Brainerd honor roll with his fourth-place 12-5 in the pole vault. Miles Pearson finished seventh.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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