Track competes at Mid-Prairie

Sarena Gerber, Alyssa Hershberger

The Iowa Mennonite track and field teams met some good competition Tuesday in Wellman at the Mid-Prairie Hawk Coed Relays.  Suzanna Yoder again led her team by winning the 200 and 400 meter dashes in personal best times of 27.33 and 1:02.18.  She was second in the 100 meter dash with a personal best time of 13.06.  The sprint medley relay team of Adria Ebersole, Greta Schrag, Alyssa Hershberger and Sarena Gerber placed fourth in 2:14.70.  Hershberger also was fifth in the 200 meter dash in 29.30.  This was Alyssa’s first high school track meet.  Gerber recorded a personal best in the 800 meter run of 2:57.17 to place sixth.  Adria Ebersole also ran a personal best of 15.27 in the 100 meter dash.

Girls’Results     Girls Team Scores
Name EventTimePlacePoints Mid-Prairie205
  SMR    Oskaloosa108
AdriaEbersole     Highland84
GretaSchrag     Columbus60
AlyssaHershberger     Lone Tree57
SarenaGerber 02:14.744 IMS  35
AinsleyShaw 16:39.168     
SuzannaYoder 13.062 pr8    
AdriaEbersole 15.2710 pr     
SuzannaYoder 01:02.181 pr10    
AvaHughes 01:45.188     
SarenaGerber 02:57.176 pr1    
GretaSchrag 03:48.1710     
SuzannaYoder 27.331 pr10    
AlyssaHershberger 29.352    
AinsleyShaw 08:04.428     
SarannDurflinger 52-0411     
ElizabethSlater 40-0812     
Levi Geyer scored the boy’s team lone point by placing sixth in the 3200 meter run with a personal best time of 10:33.70. Competition was stiff in the seventeen team field of mainly 2A and 3A teams. Aaron Hershberger ran a personal best in the 400 meter dash slipping in under a minute at 59.88. He also ran the 400 meter hurdles in 1:05.93. Logan Thomas threw a personal best in the shot put of 31 feet 1.5 inches. Brandon Jimenez also threw the shot put in his first high school track competition throwing 30 feet 11.75 inches. Gibson Lowenberg made his high school track debut competing in the 100 meter dash and 800 meter runs record times of 12.63 seconds and 2:30.50 respectively.
Name EventTotalPlacePoints
Levi Geyer 10:33.76 pr 1
Gibson Lowenberg 12.6322 
AaronHershberger 59.8816 pr 
LoganThomas 01:07.7427 
Gibson Lowenberg 02:30.516 
LoganThomas 02:56.9424 
  400m H    
AaronHershberger 01:05.9318 
  Shot Put   
LoganThomas 31-01.5028 pr 
BrandonJimenez 30-11.7530