Lady Knights Claim Second at Sisseton, SD Meet
The West Central Area girls track and field team finished second out of nineteen teams at the Twilight Meet in Sisseton, SD on Friday, May 5, scoring 95 points. Groton Area won the event with 105 points and Milbank Area was third with 89.5 points.
First place went to Kaitlyn Hanson in the 100 meter dash (13.26), Ella Van Kempen in the 800 meter run (2:37.91) and the 1600 meter run (5:43.61) and the 1600 sprint medley relay team (4:51.78) of Victoria Valleramos, Marissa Braaten, Kaitlyn Hanson and Brynn Fernholz.
Second place went to the 4 x 200 meter relay team (1:59.28) of Kaylyn Ulrich, Victoria Vallaramos, Amber Drechsel and Marissa Braaten.
Taking third for the Knights were Morgan Woodle in the triple jump (31-10.75) and Teagan Nelson in the 800 meter run (2:40.95).
Finishing in fourth place were Morgan Woodle in the 400 meter dash (1:08.75), Brynn Fernholz in the 1600 meter run (5:50.89) and the 4 x 100 meter relay team (55.32) of Amber Drechsel, Demara Bumgardner, Kaylyn Ulrich and Kaitlyn Hanson.
Teagan Nelson was fifth in the 1600 meter run (5:53.21), Kaylyn Ulrich was fifth in the 100 meter dash (13.83) and Morgan Woodle was fifth in the long jump (15-04.75).
Taylah Schroeder took sixth place in the discus (83-06), Victoria Valleramos was sixth in the long jump (15-00.25). Amber Drechsel finished seventh in the 100 meter dash (14.06).