|HHS track in busy week|
|Written by Darci Tomky|
HHS tracksters are in the thick of things as a busy track week marks the middle of the season.
Coach Sandra Rahe said the kids are progressing nicely. The only concern she has is that a few are still nursing knee and leg injuries. “I am hoping we can overcome those in the next couple weeks,” she said.
The Dragons competed at the Yuma Bill Kalb Invitational last Tuesday, April 10.
Holyoke boys finished in 11th place out of 23 teams with 28.5 points.
Out of 25 teams, the girls placed 17th with 8.85 points. The freshman/sophomore girls placed eighth with four points.
100 meter dash—Jacinda Krueger, sixth, :14.15.
200 meter dash—Krueger, seventh, :29.27.
4x100 meter freshman/sophomore relay—Kaylee Ham, Bianca Rodriguez, Berenice Juarez and Megan Vieselmeyer, fifth, 1:02.38.
Jacinda Krueger, in center, gives it her all during the 100 meter dash in Yuma Tuesday, April 10. —Enterprise photo
4x800 meter relay—Cierra Prelle, Brittney Prottsman, Meg Strauss and Erin Vieselmeyer, seventh, 12:47.51.
High jump—Lindsay Helgoth, tie for sixth, 4’6”.
Triple jump—Audi Peña, eighth, 30’2.5”.
100 meter dash—TJ Gertner, eighth, :12.55.
200 meter dash—Alex Quintana, tie for fourth, :24.82.
400 meter dash—Quintana, third, :52.51.
TJ Gertner’s feet slap the sand during one of his long jump efforts Tuesday, April 10 in Yuma. —Enterprise photo
110 meter hurdles—Quintana, second, :16.98.
300 meter hurdles—Quintana, second, :42.63.
Long jump—Gertner, eighth, 17’1”.
HHS competed at the Chase County Invitational Tuesday, April, 17. Results will be reported in next week’s Enterprise. They travel to Wray Thursday, April 19 for a 2 p.m. start time and to Akron, Saturday, April 21, beginning at 9 a.m.
Holyoke Enterprise April 19, 2012