Girls take third in first track meet

The Warriors’ Hannah Russert led the pack in the 100 meter hurdles. She placed first in this event and also in the triple jump. Photo by Becky Fruechte

By Charlie Warner
Argus News Editor

The Caledonia/Spring Grove girls track team placed third in a four-team meet held last week in Rushford. Host team Rushford-Peterson/Houston came in first with 81 points, La Crescent was right behind with 80 points, the Warriors were third with 67 points and Lanesboro/Fillmore Central/Mabel-Canton was fourth with 41.

Maria Fruechte ran to a first place finish in the 200 meters. Photo by Becky Fruechte

Earning team points in the meet for the Warriors included:

• 100 meters- Maria Fruechte- second place (13.74) and Samantha Colleran- fifth place (14.57).

• 200 meters- Fruechte- first place (28.71), fourth place Remi Sonsalla (31.03) and Josie Wagner fifth place (31.;15).

• 400 meters- Lauren Arneson- fourth place (1:08.550 and Fruechte- fifth place (1:09.35).

• 800 meters- Arneson- fourth place (3:03.7820 and Liz Johnson- fifth place (3:07.39).

• 3200 meters- Brenna Werner- first place (13:05.28) and Kelly Schansberg- fifth place (16:23.28).

• 100 meter hurdles- Hannah Russert- first place (17.53).

• 300 meter hurdles- Russert- second place (53.09).

• 4×100 relay- Warriors- third place (58.41).

• 4×200 meter relay- Warriors- third place (2:07.9).

• 4×800 meter relay- Warriors- second (11:13.57).

• High jump- Alexis King- third place (4-6).

• Pole vault- Heidi Jo Buxengard- first place (8-00), Nicole Hanson- fourth (6-00).

• Triple jump- Russert- first place (31-10.25).

• Shot put- Trece Frank- third place (27-03.50) and Aly Folz- fourth place (27-01).