Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville showing improvement
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville track teams hit the road Tuesday afternoon for the Long Prairie Invite.
Sam Fuller placed third in the 200-meter hurdles with a time of 48.56 seconds. Nathan Bauman and Kobe Reiland took seventh (50.29) and eighth (50.42) in the same race.
Cade Carlson took seventh place in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.49 seconds. Right behind him was Derick Novotny, who finished in eighth place (12.52). Novotny also took fifth in the 200-meter dash (25.84).
ABE took home ribbons in all four relay races. Nolan Bitzan, Wesley Siira, Sam Heeter and Abram Fossel took fifth place in the 3200 meter relay with a time of 9:40.68. Bitzan, Fossel Siira and Jake Rien also took fifth in the 1600 meter relay (4:09.75).
Bobby Anderson, Fuller, Baumann and Carlson took second place in the 800-meter relay with a time of 1:43.90. The last relay made up of Carlson, Baumann, Novotny and Derik Goeden took fourth in the 400 meter race (49.29).
Anika Anderson led three relays to ribbons on the girls side. She started on the 400, 1600 and 3200 meter teams. Anderson ran with Kylie Hanson, Celi Nelson, and Catherine Koefod in the 400. They placed second with a time of 57.11 seconds. The 1600 meter relay, ran by Anderson, Koefod, Valerie Deschene and Grace Otto, placed fourth (4:42.27). The 3200 meter relay team of Andeson, Brooke Quinn, Ottos and Deschene placed third with a time of 11:10.00.
Koefod had a strong hurdles performance with her third place finish (54.97). Deschene was right behind her in fourth with a time of 55.74 seconds.
Taylor Yeets had a personal best high jump on Tuesday (4-04.00). Cailey Schlosser placed seventh in the discus (73-03.00) and ninth in the shot put (25-03.00). She also placed third in the pole vault (6-6).