AHS boys win 12 events at indoor meet
Opening the season in impressive fashion, the Algona Bulldog boys’ track team won 12 events in an indoor meet held at Storm Lake against Spencer and Okoboji.
No team scores were kept in the meet held on the Buena Vista College campus on Saturday, March 11.
The Bulldogs won six individual events as Dominick Etherington heaved the shot put 48’ 8” while teammate Austin Chase won the 60-meter hurdle race in 8.39 and Thomas Thilges took the 400-meter dash with a time of 59.04.
Trey Engen won the 800-meter run for the red-and-black in 2:12.39 as Zach Ortloff placed first in the 1,600-meter run with a clocking of 5:16.30 and Wyatt Wegener finished first in the 200-meter dash in 24.89.
For more on this story, please see the March 16 issue of the Algona Upper Des Moines.