TRACK and FIELD: Preimesberger jumps into state
COLLEGEVILLE — The Pierz Pioneers’ Amber Preimesberger cleared 5-foot-3 earning top honors in the high jump at Wednesday’s Section 5-1A meet at St. John’s University.
Preimesberger also finished sixth in the 100-meter hurdles and 16th in the 300 hurdles. Pierz’s Bridget Bednar finished ninth in the high jump.
Michael Marshik completed a triple jump of 39-3 for 11th place and Tyler Milner finished 15th the 300 hurdles.
Preimesberger will compete at the Class 1A state track and field meet at Hamline University on Friday, June 10.
Boys team scores: 1-Holdinford 58.5, 2-Dassel-Cokato 57.5, 3-Annandal 52, 4-St. Cloud Cathedral 51, 5-Foley 50.5
300 hurdles: 1-Tyler Boltz (DC) 41.05, 15-Tyler Milner (Prz) 44.67
Triple jump: 1-Brandon Zylstra (NLS) 44-0.5, 11-Michael Marshik (Prz) 39-3
Girls team scores (28 teams): 1-St. Cloud Cathedral 74, 2-Annandal 72.50, 3-New London-Spicer 53, 4-Foley 50, 5-Litchfield 43, 19-Pierz 13
100 hurdles: 1-Alanna Dietz (NLS) 15.15, 6-Amber Preimesberger (Prz) 16.81
300 hurdles: 1-Zoe Novak (SJP) 46.11, 16-Preimesberger (Prz) 53.69
High jump: 1-Preimesberger (Prz) 5-3, 9-Bridget Bednar (Prz) 4-7
Next: Class 1A state track and field meet at Hamline University, St. Paul June 10-11.