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Catching up: Rietveld finishes 13th in 1,000-meter race

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Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

By Amanda Hart 

For The Daily Republic

Several area teams and athletes competed in the Dordt Track and Field Invitational Jan. 12 in Sioux Center, Iowa.

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- Among those who placed in the meet was Mount Marty freshman Berkley Rietveld, a Mitchell native, who finished 13th overall in the women’s 1,000-meter run for the Lancers with a time of 3 minutes, 22.25 seconds.

- Lindsey Mettler, a junior from Wessington Springs, finished 16th in the 1,000-meter run for the University of Sioux Falls, finishing in 3:29.12.

- Former Mitchell Kernels Justin and Jason Greenway, both sophomores running for Augustana College, tied in the preliminary round of the men’s 55-meter dash with a time of 6.69 seconds but did not make the finals. Justin finished third overall in the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.98, while Jason finished 11th in 23.47.

- Kendra Knight, also a Mitchell native, finished first in two events at the meet. Knight, a University of Sioux Falls senior, won the women’s 400-meter dash in 58.26 and anchored the Cougars’ 4x400-meter relay team, which won by a landslide with a time of 4:05.62.

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