Area Track and Field: Pierz girls win title
ST. CLOUD--Taryn Becker won the 55-meter hurdles and the long jump to lead the Pierz Pioneers girls team to the Central Minnesota Conference indoor championship.
ST. CLOUD-Taryn Becker won the 55-meter hurdles and the long jump to lead the Pierz Pioneers girls team to the Central Minnesota Conference indoor championship.
Becker was also second in the triple jump.
Beth-el Algarin won the shot put, Chelsie Kurtz the high jump and Brenna Kurtz won the 55 dash and was second in the 200 dash. Pierz also won three of the four relays.
The Pierz boys placed fourth with Colton Kasper (800 run), jaco bAndres (3200 run) and Nathan Poster (pole vault) all collecting third-place finishes.
Boys team scores: 1-Holdingford 218, 2-Eden Valley-Watkins 97.25, 3-Maple Lake 85, 4-Pierz 56, 5-Howard Lake-Waverly 55, 6-Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 54.5, 7-Paynesville 44.25
55 hurdles: 5-Zachary Becker (Prz) 10.13
55 dash: 8-Morgan Dobis (Prz) 7.66
200 dash: 11-Dobis 26.98
800 run: 3-Colton Kasper (Prz) 2:21.90
1600 run: 4-Cole Andres (Prz) 5:31.4
3200 run: 3-Jacob Andres (Prz) 11:42.00
4x100 relay: 3-Pierz 50.15
4x200 relay: 3-1:48.87
4x400 relay: 6-4:34.00
4x800 relay: 3-9:42.40
Shot put: 9-Tyler Kunstleben (Prz) 37-2
Long jump: 15-Zachary Becker (Prz) 15-5.5
Pole vault: 3-Nathan Poster (Prz) 10-0, 4-Kasper 9-0
Girls team scores: 1-Pierz 152, 2-Maple Lake 92.5, 3-Holdingford 81, 4-Eden Valley-Watkins 79, 5-Howard Lake-Waverly 77.5, 6-Paynesville 76, 7-Belgrade-Brooten-Elorsa
55 hurdles: 1-Taryn Becker (Prz) 9.82
55 dash: 1-Brenna Kurtz (Prz) 8.13, 6-Emma Kroska 8.71
200 dash: 2-Kurtz 28.89, 6-Brekanda Lashinski (Prz) 29.96
400 dash: 4-Brenna Andres (Prz) 1:07.84
800 run: 3-Grace Gottwalt (Prz) 2:54
1600 run: 7-Alyssa Gall (Prz) 6:46.6
4x100 relay: 1-Pierz 56.20
4x200 relay: 1-Pierz 1:56.5
4x400 relay: 2-Pierz 4:36.00
4x800 relay: 1-Pierz 11:15.20
Shot put: 1-Beth-el Algarin (Prz) 39-8, 6-Malea Boser (Prz) 28-1.5
Long jump: 1- Becker 15-7, 5-Kroska 14-9
Triple jump: 2-Becker 32-8.5
High jump: 1-Chelsie Kurtz (Prz) 5-4, 5-Leah Fuhrman (Prz) 4-8
Pole vault: 2-Bailey Lochner 7-0, 5-Fuhrman 5-6