BHS girls 4th, boys 8th at ESD Meet


HURON – Brandon Valley swept the girls’ and boys’ team titles at Saturday’s Eastern South Dakota Conference Track and Field Meet.

The Lynx girls totaled 158 points to Yankton’s second-place total of 121 while the Lynx boys scored 141 points to Watertown’s 124.

The Bobcat girls placed fourth (65) while the Bobcat boys were eighth (18).

Ellie Abraham won the 800-meter run in 2 minutes, 23.56 seconds and 1,600 in 5:23.74 to lead the BHS girls.

Kailee Bartels placed third in the 100 hurdles in 15.57 seconds while Amanda Kees finished fourth in the 300s in 49.06.

Sydney Maher posted a time of 12.67 seconds for fourth in the 100 dash; Ainsley Powers crossed in 12:24.55 for fourth in the 3,200; and Emily Rystrom was sixth in the 200 in 27.30.

In the field events, Bartels went 33 feet, 10 inches for fifth in the triple jump as Amanda Schulte put the shot 36-8 1/4 for sixth place.

The Bobcats also placed in several relays – second in the 4x400 in 4:10.36; third in the 4x200 in 1:50.08; fourth in the 4x100 in 51.54; and seventh in both the 4x800 (11:06.89) and sprint medley (4:35.81).

Reece Weber and Chuck Lang led the Bobcat boys with respective fifth-place times of 54.26 (400) and 10:46.50 (3,200).

Isaac Conrad finished sixth in the 800 in 2:09.12 while Oscar Kavanagh crossed in 4:58.47 in the 1,600 for seventh.

Eddie Miller’s threw 142-9 for fourth in the discus as Seth Swedlund (6-1) and Devin Coughlin (40-9) placed fifth in the high jump and triple jump, respectively.

In the relays, the BHS boys placed fourth in the 4x800 (8:45.48); sixth in the 4x400 (3:40.05); and eighth in the sprint medley (4:13.72).

Girls' Division

Team Scores: 1. Brandon Valley 158; 2. Yankton 121; 3. Aberdeen Central 73; 4. Brookings 65; 5. Pierre 61; 6. Harrisburg 51; 7. Watertown 46; 8. Mitchell 34; 9. Huron 20.

Boys' Division

Team Scores: 1. Brandon Valley 141; 2. Watertown 124; 3. Harrisburg 68.5; 4. Mitchell 64; 5. Aberdeen Central 64; 6. Pierre 58; 7. Huron 34.5; 8. Brookings 18; 9. Yankton 17.

 

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