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Wolverines Qualify One For State Track Meet

By Staff | May 21, 2009

WEST?BEND – West Bend-Mallard/Twin River Valley’s Wolverines will send just one lone qualifier to the 2009 State Track and Field Championships this weekend in Des Moines.

Jack Riesenberg will run in the 1600 meter run at 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, Many 23 at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Riesenberg won the 1600 meters at the 1A District meet Friday in Laurens with a t 4:52.51 clocking.

The 4×800 relay, with Collin Thatcher, Mitch Bonnstetter, Tom Putensen and Jack Riesenberg, finished with a 9:26.24 time, while Clay Douglas finished the long jump with a leap of 18’7“.

The Medley Relay, with Clay Douglas, Logan Streit, Mitch Bonnstetter and Jack Riesenberg, finished with a 4:17.3 clocking and the 4×100 relay, with Clay Douglas, Logan Streit, Jack Riesenberg and Mitch Bonnstetter, finished with a :48.2 clocking.

“I was very happy with our finishes at the district,” noted Head Coach Jerry Vanderhorst.