Drake relays weekend just ended and the results are in. Marion had a successful weekend and the athletes performed very well. Everyone worked so hard to get to that meet and all their hard work payed off.
Blair Brooks, junior, had a very successful meet. Brooks placed fifth in the men’s high jump, tenth in the men’s long jump, and 18th in the 110 meter hurdles.
Myles Bach, junior, also had an awesome meet. Bach placed seventh in the 3200 meter race and eigth in the 1600 meter race.
Jeremy Fopma, junior, competed in similar events to Bach. He placed tenth in the 3200 meter race and 12th in the 1600 meter race.
Haley Blazek, Senior, placed 21st in the women’s discus throw.
Marion’s relay runners Ryan Bettenga, senior, Chris Mohwinkle, junior, Braeden Svoboda, sophomore, and Owen Carstensen, senior, placed 30th in the 4×100 meter relay race.
Chloe Trca, sophomore, Lauren Lee, senior, Maddy Redmond, sophomore, and Livvy Draves, sophomore, all ran in the 4×100 meter relay and placed 72nd.
Lastly, Owen Carstensen, senior, Chris Mohwinkle, junior, Blair Brooks, junior, and Myles Bach, junior, placed 22nd in the1600 meter sprint medley.
These track runners along with everyone else will continue to practice and work hard towards their next challenge: state.