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E-Hawk Thinclads Second At Hackbarth Relays

By Staff | May 3, 2012

Emmetsburg’s Britni Will lets fly with the discus during the Sheryl Maahs Relays at Spirit Lake on Tuesday. Full results were not available at The Democrat’s press time. --Dan Voigt photo

ALGONA – Emmetsburg’s E-Hawks earned a second place finish at Tuesday’s Hackbarth Relays in Algona, earning a trio of first place finishes during their outing.

Cody Henderson would win the 110 hurdles with a time of :14.91 Tuesday evening, while the 4×200 relay squad captured first place honors with a time of 1:33.89 and the Shuttle Hurdle Relay claimed first with a 1:01.02 effort.

Second place finishes were won by Andrew Garrelts in the shot put with a heave of 47’8″, while Chad Loomis took second in the 440 hurdles with a :59.84 and Andrew Wellik took second in the 200 meter dash with his :22.94 clocking. Also finishing second was the E-Hawks’ 4×100 relay, as they turned in a :44.83 clocking.

Brady Berkland would claim a pair of third place finishes on Tuesday, starting with a third in the 100 meter dash with an :11.27 time and third in the 200 meter dash with a :23.32 effort.

Emmetsburg’s 4×100 relay would finish third on the day with a time of :55.51, while Brady Christensen took fourth place in the 100 meter dash with an :11.31 time and Andrew Garrelts earned fourth place in the discus with a throw of 119’7″.

The 4×400 relay would finish seventh with a time of 4:10.06 and the Medley Relay also finished seventh with a time of 4:31.29.

Jacob Hutchinson would earn and eighth place finish in the discus with his throw of 106’1″ and Austin Lietz took eighth place in the 1600 meter run with a 5:23.10 clocking.

Wesley Brennan earned a tenth place finish in the 1600 meter run with his time of 5:#0.97 and Arik Kerr finished tenth in the shot put with a throw of 39’2.5″.

Rounding out the finishes for the E-Hawk varsity were Austin Lietz with a 2:24.19 time in the 800 meters for 12th place and Joel Hoyman with a 2:30.46 in the 800 for 14th place.

In the Junior Varsity competition, Emmetsburg got a first place finish from Brandon Elbert in the 110 hurdles with a time of :16.62 and a pair of second place finishes from the 4×100 relay with a time of :49.13 and the 4×200 relay with a 1:40.37 clocking.

Patrick Brennan took ninth in the shot put with a heave of 35’2″ and Nick Jackson placed tenth with a 33’1.5″ throw. In the discus, Nick Jackson would place 13th with a throw of 70’9″ and Patrick Brennan finished in 14th place with a throw of 66’2″.

The E-Hawk boys will compete tonight (Thursday) in the Lakes Conference Track Meet, which starts at 5 p.m. at Storm Lake.