Area State Track Results Thursday

Coed state track meet going on in Des Moines. Area results feature:

STATE CHAMPION! Junior Landon Kooiker of Fairfield cleared 6-7 in the Class 3A boys high jump which tied his school record. Kooiker had no misses until 6-9 which ended up being the difference against 3 others going 6-7 that each missed at least once earlier. Mount Pleasant senior Sam Beatty shared 2nd place

STATE CHAMPION! Ottumwa girls 4 by 800 in 4A (9:13.85) featuring Carollin Mellin, Meghan Coulter, Alli Bookin-Nosbisch and Grace Bookin-Nosbisch

A. Bookin-Nosbisch from Ottumwa 3rd in 4A girls 400 (56.97)

Ottumwa’s Anne Guest 3rd place tie 4A girls high jump (5-2)

Cardinal senior Trey Albert 3rd in 1A boys long jump (21-6 3/4) and made the Saturday final of the 200 meter dash with the 8th best prelim time of 23.25

Junior Alyssa Shirkey of Davis County made the 2A girls 200 meter dash final Saturday with the 4th fastest prelim time of 26.41 Thursday

1A girls 4 by 800 Pekin took 5th (10:09.44) with Cari Duwa, Hollie Loper, Remi Duwa and Emily Laumeyer

Pekin boys shuttle hurdle relay 7th in 1A prelim (1:02.74) making the final Saturday with Devin Fraise, Quinn Ledger, Lathe Crochet and Cole Earnest

Davis County senior Jaxson Sharp 9th in 2A boys long jump (20-5 and a quarter)

Ottumwa 9th in 4A boys shuttle hurdle relay prelims (1:00.65) just missing the final by .43) made up by Connor Sutton, Eli McDanel, Issac Eaton and Jonathan Bossou

2A boys shuttle hurdle relay Davis County ended up 10th of 21 in the prelims (1:01.72) featuring Simon Ball, Garl Norman, Sharp and Draven DeKraii (all seniors)

Tristin Waugh, senior from Fairfield 12th in 3A boys discus (145-10)

Ottumwa had G. Bookin-Nosbisch finish 12th in the 4A girls 400 (59.36)

Pekin sophomore Brady Millikin 13th in 1A boys 3200 (10:32.75)

Freshman Lauren Derscheid of Pekin 13th in 1A girls 3000 (12:07.92)

Cardinal freshman Griffin Greiner 14th in 1A boys 400 (51.91)

Fairfield senior Ashley Bloomquist 15th of 24 in the 3A girls 3000 (11:14.7) Abby Ryon a junior from Mount Pleasant was 4th at 10:47.21

Senior Julia Fritz of Fairfield 16th in 3A girls discus (109-6)

Sophomore Kenny Cronin from Davis County 16th in 2A boys 3200 meter run (10:13.12)

Davis County’s Shirkey 17th iin 2A girls 100 prelims (13.14)

Colten Glosser of Pekin 20th in 1A boys 3200 (10:48.69)

Class 4A boys the Ottumwa 4 by 800 finished 20th (8:23.14) featuring Blake Foy, Javon Martin, Ayton Bar-Shimon and Dante Salomon

Pekin 23rd in 1A boys 4 by 800 (8:57.2) including Tanner Conger, Zack Wise, Glosser and B. Millikin

Olivia Murry from Davis County 24th in 2A girls long jump (14-6 3/4)