Girls 2nd, 8 earn All-SCC
The Bucs girls track and field team took second at the South Central Conference championship held Tuesday in New Ulm.
Taking home the team trophy were the Fairmont Cardinals with 145.5 points, ahead of BEA?with 130.
Eight Bucs earned All-SCC honors, six by placing in the top three in an individual event. Members of a top two relay also earned medals and all-conference.
Senior Marissia Hagedorn had first-place performances in the 100-meter high hurdles with a time of 15 seconds and pole vault, clearing the bar at 10 feet.
She added a silver medal in the 300-meter low hurdles with a time of 47.7 seconds.
Junior standout Krista Hassing won a gold medal in the 800-meter run, covering two laps in 2:24.0. She had the winning mark in the triple jump with 34 feet, 2 1/4 inches.
Karli Olsen took first place in the long jump, soaring 16 feet 2 3/4 inches. She also was runnerup in the 400-meter dash with a time of 62.6 seconds.
Chante Anderson cleared 8 feet to earn a third-place medal in the pole vault competition.
In the sprints, Anne Franta was clocked in 12.6 seconds to take second place in the 100-meter dash. Her time of 26.7 seconds was second-best in the 200-meter dash.
Skylee Bell just missed earning All-SCC honors with a fourth-place time of 12.9 seconds in the 100.
In the 300 meter low hurdles, Taylor Grandgenett took home the bronze medal with a time of 49 seconds.
The 4 x 400 squad took first in 4:09.9. Members of the relay include Taylor Grandgenett (62.0), Shayna Stevermer (65.2), Olsen (62.6) and Hassing (60.1).
Courtney Grandgenett (2:29.7) teamed up with sister Taylor (2:38.7), Olsen (2:34.6) and Hassing (2:23.1) for a winning time of 10:06.1 in the 4 x 800-meter relay.
Fairmont 145.5, BEA 130, St. Peter 117.5, Waseca 96, St. James 57, New Ulm 10.
Nicole Carr, 14.1, 12th.
Frannie Tetzlaff, 28.5, 6th; Erin Olson, 28.9, 11th.
Shayna Stevermer, 65.1, 5th; Mara Fenske, 74.4, 17th.
Courtney Grandgenett, 2:32.5, 5th.
Signe Olson, 6:16.0, 14th; Athena Peterson, 6:31.0, 15th.
Mariah Halvorson, 13:46.2, 12th.
100-meter high hurdles
Chante Anderson, 17.6, 11th; Zoe Thompson, 18.8, 12th.
300-meter low hurdles
Sierra Halvorson, 55.2, 10th.
Rowan Hacken, 7-0, 9th.
Miranda Johnson, 15-1 3/4, 7th; Erin Olson, 14-11, 9th.
Sara Warmka, 30-5, 9th.
Paige Darrington, 4-4, 11th; Stevermer, 4-4, 11th.
4 x 100-meter relay
6th, 54.7 – Darrington, Annemarie Hoyt, Warmka, Bell.
4 x 200-meter relay
3rd, 1:52.8 – Tetzlaff (29.5), Miranda Johnson (27.3), Bell (29.4), Franta (26.9).
Hannah Twedt, 25-4 1/2, 14th; Hacken, 24-5, 15th; Chante Anderson, 21-7, 18th.
Hoyt, 86-3, 10th; Jennifer Quintero, 83-1, 12th; Twedt, 82-5 1/2, 13th.