Tuesday, April 30, 2013 3:05 AM
Despite the short spring track season, the Decorah boys and girls track teams still had a few events represented at the Drake Relays, held at Drake in Des Moines late last week.
Decorah senior Josey Jewell competed in two events. He took 10th in the shot put with a best throw of 51 feet, 5 inches. In the discus, he took 18th overall with a toss of 145 feet, 6 inches.
Senior Patrick Larson finished 12th in the 3,200-meter run in 9:35.58.
One relay competed at Drake. The quartet of Jacob Drost, Cole Svestka, Gavin Nimrod and Kyle Hosting completed the sprint medley relay in 20th in 3:40.24.
Kassie Hoyme was the lone girls event to place at Drake. In the shot put she finished 21st with a throw of 35 feet, 10.25 inches.
The 4x100 also competed; however, they were disqualified.