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Boys Track Competes At Conference

Boys Track Competes At Conference

Joel Kellar, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Boys track competed at conference on May 2, 2019. Jake Dieleman '19 won the discus with a throw of 159 feet 1 inch. The varsity sprint medley relay team placed third overall with a time of 1:35.39. Anthony Coleman '19 started the race, Nicolas Garcia '21 ran second, Zach Abbey '20 ran third, and Matthew...

Track Athletes Compete At The Drake Relays

Track Athletes Compete At The Drake Relays

Joel Kellar, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

19 track athletes competed at the 2019 Drake Relays from April 24 to April 27. Aaron Potter '19 competed in the shot put. He threw 48 feet 5 inches and placed 21st. Luke Perman '19 ran in the 3200 meter run. His time was 9:44.45 and he placed 12th. Brooke McKee '20, Bella Heikes '21, and Aleah Tenpas...

Boys Soccer Recaptures Merle Hay Cup with 2-0 win over Urbandale

Boys Soccer Recaptures Merle Hay Cup with 2-0 win over Urbandale

Evan Newcomb, Sports Editor

May 5, 2019

The boys' soccer team recaptured the Merle Hay Cup for the first time since 2015 when they defeated the Urbandale Jayhawks 2-0 on May 1. The difference in this game was were goals from Erik Catus '19 in the 24th minute, his third goal this season and attacker Nicolas Garcia '21 in the 46th minute, his...

Boys and Girls Varsity Track Runs at Urbandale

Boys and Girls Varsity Track Runs at Urbandale

Joel Kellar, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Boys and Girls varsity track competed at Urbandale on April 18, 2019. In the long jump Phavian Moorer '20 jumped 19 feet 6 inches. Moorer placed second to David Odunsi '19 from Urbandale. Aaron Potter '19 won shot put by throwing 45 feet 6 inches. The sprint medley team won with a time of 1:38.65. Quincy...

Boys Soccer beats Des Moines Roosevelt 1-0 in Extra Time Thriller

Boys Soccer beats Des Moines Roosevelt 1-0 in Extra Time Thriller

Evan Newcomb, Sports Editor

April 15, 2019

On a cold and windy night Tuesday night the boys soccer team defeated Des Moines Roosevelt Roughriders 1-0 after two extra time periods when attacker Evan Kilstrom '20 scored the game-winning goal with 1:34 left to play in the match. The boys dominated the entire match and they had quite a few chances...

Boys Track Competes At Dowling Catholic Invite

Boys Track Competes At Dowling Catholic Invite

Joel Kellar, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019

The boys track team competed at the Dowling Catholic Invite on Apr. 4. The boys started with a band with strong performances in the field events. Aaron Potter '19 won the shot put by throwing 47 feet 10 inches. Johnny Leth '20 placed second in the high jump with a jump of 5 feet 8 inches. Jake Dieleman...