NM Teams Run at Newton

NEWTON – North Mahaska’s track teams took to the road Thursday to take on five other teams at HA Lynn Stadium in Newton. Class 3A Newton won the top spot in both team races and Lynnville-Sully was second. North Mahaska girls ran third while the boys placed fourth.

Each North Mahaska team won two events. Cheyenne Shaw took the 3,000 meters in 11 minutes 37.20 seconds and Emma Tyrrel won the high jump with a leap of 4-feet 6-inches. Shaw also grabbed second in the 800 meters in 2:40.01 and the 1500 in 5:21.89. Lyddia Stodghill also earned a runnerup finish in the 200 meters with a time of 29.41 seconds.

The distance medley team of Blake Readshaw, Grant Smith, Sean Knockel an Anthony Goemaat took first in 3:54.57. Knockel led off the winning 1,600-meter relay with Nic Fleming, Jace Williams, and Jarrett Stodghill. The quartet finished in 3:40.89. Stodghill, Williams, Dylan Klinker and Smith earned second in the 800-meter relay with a time of 1:45.18.

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