Wallace sends Swedberg to state track in three events

Wallace competed in the D-8 District Track Meet in Grant on Friday, May 10. 

Senior Micah Swedberg was the lone state qualifier state. He took first in the 400 with a time of 51.12, second in the 200 at 23.6 and second in long jump with a jump of 20-5.75. 

Swedberg will travel to Omaha to compete in the NSAA State Track and Field Championship in Class D this Friday and Saturday, May 17-18.

The other medalist for the boys and contributing to the 27 points was Jackson Sinsel with a sixth place finish in the 3200 at 11:57.40.

Hannah Robertson was the only medalist for the girls in individual events with fifth in 400, running 1:08.99.

Denay Pelster, Sydney Pelster, Emily Kennicutt and Juliana Rosentrater placed third in the 3200 relay with a time of 12:09.81. Robertson replaced Kennicutt in the 1600 relay to place fourth  with a time of 5:01.69. 

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