The Ottumwa Courier


May 17, 2013

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Wayne Doerscher (JR) Davis County (Finished 18th with a toss of 46-0.25)

Boys 3A Discus Final

Michael Firkins (JR) Centerville (Finished seventh with a toss of 154-4)

Brandon Strasser (SR) Oskaloosa (Finished 22nd with a toss of 122-7)

Girls 2A Long Jump Final

Hayleigh Sharp (SO) Davis County (Finished fourth with a leap of 16-11)

Girls 3A High Jump Final

Marisa Repp (JR) Fairfield (Finished 15th with a leap of 5-0)

Allie Christenson (SR) Oskaloosa (Finished tied for 16th with a leap of 4-10)

Allyson Showers (JR) Chariton (No Heighth)

Girls 2A 4x800 Relay Final

Davis County (Shelby Graves, Maggie Hougland, Addie McKee, Ally McClure) (Finished second in a time of 9:50.68)

Albia (Kim Teno, Michelle Manser, Kaitlyn Spieler, Kristyn Garver) (Finished 20th in a time of 10:22.14)

Girls 3A 4x800 Relay Final

Fairfield (Jessica Lamb, Taylor Ferrel, Hannah Sobaski, Sasali Martin) (Finished 17th in a time of 10:13.18)

Oskaloosa (Payten VanWaardhuizen, Kelsey Roquet, Lesley Roquet, Tori Palmer) (Finished 23rd in a time of 10:37.99)

Boys 2A 4x800 Relay Final

Albia (Tanner Wynn, Mason Cox, Ryan Sarver, Luke Sarver) (Finished ninth in a time of 8:15.84)

Boys 3A 4x800 Relay Final

Fairfield (Zach Martin, Brandon Taglauer, Zane Richmond, Alex Love) (Finished 24th in a time of 8:33.49)

Girls 3A 200 Dash Preliminary

Sydney Howard (SR) Fairfield (Finished first in a time of 25.48, qualified for finals)

Kellie Lahart (SR) Chariton (Finished 24th in a time of 27.63, did not qualify)

Girls 2A Shuttle Hurdle Preliminary

EBF (Tasha Alexander, Emma Tanner, Sadie Baugher, Karlie Taylor) (Finished ninth in a time of 1:09.73, did not qualify for finals)

Davis County (Kassidy Sharp, Kristin Fipps, TaNisha Dunlavy, Hayleigh Sharp) (Finished 12th in a time of 1:10.13)

Girls 3A Shuttle Hurdle Preliminary

Oskaloosa (Allie Christenson, Kelsie Tomlin, Kenzie Gunter, Taylor Richardson) (Finished fifth in a time of 1:07.91, qualified for finals)

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