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Track and field
April 29, 2015
Catching up with former area athletes: Patrick has big series against Gophers
Kendall Patrick had a big weekend on the diamond for the University of Michigan baseball team. The Mitchell native clobbered a two-run home run for the Wolverines on Saturday against the Minnesota Gophers. It was one of Patrick's two hits on the day. On Sunday, Patrick contributed...
April 29, 2015 - 11:38pm
April 24, 2015
Nelson wins discus throw at Pierre American Legion Relays
PIERRE—Chandler Nelson had the lone win for the Mitchell High School track and field team at the Pierre American Legion Relays on Friday in Pierre. Nelson won the boys discus throw with a toss of 172 feet, 7 inches. He also took second in boys shot put with a throw of 47-5. As...
April 24, 2015 - 11:16pm
WOSTER: The 400: The perfect race
It has been more than 50 years since I ran the quarter-mile competitively, yet my pulse quickened when I read The Daily Republic's recent headline,...
opinion / columns
April 24, 2015 - 2:52pm
April 23, 2015
Forgery takes fourth in 800-meter run at Mount Marty Twilight
YANKTON—Skylar Forgery had a strong showing for the Dakota Wesleyan University track and field team at the Mount Marty Twilight on Wednesday in Yankton. The Colome native placed fourth in the women's 800-meter run with a time of 2 minutes, 18.02 seconds.
April 23, 2015 - 9:52pm
Dvorak claims three events at Lennox Booster Club meet
LENNOX—Ethan/Parkston's Wes Dvorak dominated the Lennox Booster Club track and field meet on Thursday. The senior won three events, including the boys 110-meter hurdles (time of 15.2 seconds), boys 100-meter dash (11.5) and boys long jump (22 feet, 7.5 inches). Other Ethan/Parkston...
April 23, 2015 - 9:04pm
DWU track and field
April 23, 2015 - 3:56pm
April 22, 2015
Porter relishing being a multi-sport athlete for DWU
Playing one collegiate sport is demanding enough, but Dakota Wesleyan's Daniel Porter competes in two. The 5-foot-11 junior from Plattsmouth, Neb., is both a kicker for the football team and a jumper for the track and field team. "I definitely don't take it for granted," Porter...
April 22, 2015 - 11:41pm
April 19, 2015
Mitchell-area track athletes thrive at Corn Palace Relays despite rain
Poor weather conditions didn't stop the Mitchell High School track and field team from picking up several wins at the Corn Palace Relays on Saturday...
April 19, 2015 - 11:17pm
April 14, 2015
Weier wins discus for MHS track and field
BRANDON—Kyle Weier had a birthday to remember. The Mitchell High School senior thrower set personal bests in the shot put and discus at the Brandon Valley Triangular on Tuesday in Brandon Valley. Weier won the discus with a throw of 127 feet, 8 inches. His stats for shot...
April 14, 2015 - 11:42pm
Scotland turns in strong performance at Centerville Rodeo Relay
CENTERVILLE—Several Scotland athletes had strong performances at the Centerville Rodeo Relay on Tuesday in Centerville. Shaye Bloch won the high jump with a jump of 6-feet, while Blake Konstanz won the pole vault with a vault of 12-feet, 6-inches. Dan Stibral won the shot...
April 14, 2015 - 11:42pm
April 13, 2015
Athlete of the week: Dvorak dominating running events
PARKSTON—Wes Dvorak does it all in Parkston. The senior played a major role in this year's state football and wrestling championships and won his first individual wrestling title. Now into the spring season, Dvorak's dominance hasn't wavered. At the Parkston Early Bird track...
April 13, 2015 - 9:27pm
April 10, 2015
Five Kernels win events at Huron Invite
HURON—The Mitchell High School track and field team had five first-place finishes at the Huron Invitational on Friday in Huron. "We had a really good day with a limited roster," Mitchell head coach Geoff Gross said. "We had quite a few kids gone with other activities going...
April 10, 2015 - 11:01pm
Wessington Springs boys take 5th, girls 8th at meet
MILLER—The Wessington Springs boys and girls track and field teams took fifth and eighth place at the Central South Dakota track meet on Friday in Miller. The boys team finished with 64 points and the girls ended with 36 points. Wolsey-Wessington won the girls event with 110...
April 10, 2015 - 10:19pm
April 9, 2015
Everything coming together for Nelson
Mariah Nelson is finally seeing her hard work pay off. The Northern State University senior track and field athlete recorded her first career national qualifying mark in the discus throw at the Vance Butler Invitational on April 3 at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls. The former...
April 9, 2015 - 11:25pm
April 3, 2015
MCS track and field team building towards a new direction
Mark Miedema is looking to set a new foundation for the Mitchell Christian track and field team this spring. "We are trying to learn some good habits this season," Miedema said. "A lot of kids on our team are competing for the first time, so we have to put a lot of focus on technique...
April 3, 2015 - 7:20pm