The Chester track and field teams participated in the Big East Conference Track Meet on Friday at Salem.|
The girls, led by Sara Heyn, placed fourth in the meet with 96.50 points. Winning the meet was Garretson with 147 points. Following the Blue Dragons were Parker 115.50, Sioux Valley 104.50, Chester 96.50, Baltic 89, Flandreau 70, McCook Central/Montrose 60.50 and Howard 11.
Heyn placed in four events for the Flyers. She won the long jump with a leap of 15-feet-08.50. Heyn finished second in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:02.9 and third in the 100-meter dash with a time of 13.5 seconds. She was fifth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 27.9 seconds.
In the boys' division, the Flyers finished fifth in the team standings with 64 points. Winning the team title was Flandreau with 163 points. Following the Fliers were Baltic 121, Parker 115, Sioux Valley 108, Garretson 69, Chester 64, McCook Central/Montrose 36 and Howard 17.
Austin Opdahl had a stellar performance as he placed in four events. He won the triple jump with a leap of 42-feet-02 and was second in the high jump with a leap of 6-feet-0.
Opdahl teamed up with Josh Curtis, Kyle Heyn and Austin Dossett to place third in the 400-meter relay with a time of 45.8 seconds.
Opdahl teamed up with Curtis, K. Heyn and Cole Acheson to place third in the 800-meter relay with a time of 1:34.6.
K. Heyn placed first in the 400-meter dash with a time of 52.2 seconds.
Chester will be in action on Thursday at the region meet in Chester. Events will begin at 10 a.m.
100 M. Dash: Sara Heyn, 3rd, 13.5; Josie Wolf, 8th, 14.3; 200 M. Dash: S. Heyn, 5th, 27.9; 400 M. Dash: S. Heyn, 2nd, 1:02.9; 800 M. Run: Molly Heyn, 4th, 2:39.0; Mcclay Fischer, 8th, 2:51.8; 1600 M. Run: Laura Selman, 4th, 6:04.3; Zoey Neises, 8th, 7:18; 300 M. Hurdles: Erin Benson, 6th, 54.8; Taylor Reinhiller, 8th, 57.6; 400 M. Relay: Benson, Wolf, Aleesha Alverson, Karissa Campbell, 5th, 55.6; 800 M. Relay: Benson, Wolf, Alverson, Campbell, 4th, 1:57.1; 1600 M. Relay: Wolf, Marissa Hanley, Micayla DeVries, Campbell, 4th, 4:34.30; 3200 M. Relay: Fischer, Alverson, Reinhiller, M. Heyn, 3rd, 11:19.80; Medley Relay: Brionna DeVries, Sam Ordal, Rachel Reiff, Selman, 4th, 4:58.7; Shot Put: Jade Larson, 2nd, 33.10, Discus: Elena Borah, 5th, 82-01; High Jump: Ordal, 3rd, 4-07; Fischer, 7th, 4-03; Long Jump: S. Heyn, 1st, 15-08.50; Triple Jump: Benson, 3rd, 31-01.75; Jenna Reiff, 8th, 29-07.75.
100 M. Dash: Austin Dossett, 8th, 12.1; 200 M. Dash: Dossett, 6th, 24.7; 400 M. Dash: Kyle Heyn, 1st, 52.2; 3200 M. Run: Evan Baumberger, 8th, 13:09.0; 110 M. Hurdles: Cole Acheson, 8th, 19.1; 300 M. Hurdles: Acheson, 6th, 45.7; 400 M. Relay: Josh Curtis, K. Heyn, Dossett, Austin Opdahl, 3rd, 45.8; 800 M. Relay: Curtis, K. Heyn, Acheson, Opdahl, 3rd, 1:34.6; 1600 M. Relay: Acheson, Curtis, Brock Reinhiller, Dossett, 6th, 3:55.3; Shot Put: Kenneth Shaffner, 5th, 40-01.5; Discus: Shaffner, 5th, 118-11; Kole Fetters, 8th, 110-02; High Jump: Opdahl, 2nd, 6-00; Triple Jump: Opdahl, 1st, 42-02.