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Micah Swedberg receives his Class D gold medal in the 400 at the NSAA State Track and Field Championships. 

Swedberg state champion

Wallace Senior Micah Swedberg claimed the Class D State Championship in the 400 meter dash at NSAA State Track and Field Championships in Omaha this past weekend. 

Swedberg won his heat on Friday, May 17 with a time of 51.40, placing fourth in prelims to advance to finals on Saturday. 

He ran finals in 49.93 to take the gold a full 1.11 seconds in front of the second place runner. 

Swedberg also earned a fourth-place medal in the long jump with a jump of 20-11.25.

He ran the 200 in 23.68, placing 14th in prelims. 

The lone qualifier for Wallace, Swedberg single-handedly tied for 15th as a team out of 102 Class D track teams.


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