Eagles take their shots at State

Anna Bartels gets started in the 400-meter run for Midland in the state meet May 20 in Des Moines. (Photo by Pete Temple)

Girls track

   Midland had one top-10 finish among its entries in the State Class 1A Girls Track and Field Meet May 19-21 at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.

   Anna Bartels ran 1:00.73 to finish 10th for the Eagles in the 400-meter run on Thursday.

   Midland’s other individual finisher was Jaden Gatts, who tied for 16th place in the high jump with a leap of 4-foot-7.

   The Eagles also completed two relays; the 4x400 team of Bartels, Alivia Smith, Alyssa Eckhardt and Gracie Franzen was 16thin 4:17.30; and the 4x200 team of Amaya Terrell, Smith, Eckhardt and Franzen was 23rd in 1:53.66.


Boys track

   Midland ran a pair of relay events in the State Class 1A Track and Field Meet, with similar finishes.

   The 4x100-meter relay of Sawyer House, Cayden Miller, Brayden Grau and Jonny Thomsen ran 12th with a time of 44.74 seconds.

   The same foursome was 14th in the 4x100, in 1:34.07.


Boys golf

   Cale Crist shot 81 to finish in a tie for ninth place in the Class 1A District Boys Golf Meet May 17 at Pheasant Ridge in Cedar Falls.

   Crist missed an individual state tournament qualifying spot by seven strokes, and missed an individual medal by five.



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