Saturday events under way
Saturday, May 18, 2013 5:51 AM
The final day of the state track meet is under way at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.
In the first event of another busy day, the Decorah girls sprint medley relay of Molly Wettach, Alexis Hove, Tess Olinger and Kalle Solberg finished 11th in 1:53.35.
Moving to the 800-meter runs, TV's Allie Njus finished 12th in 2:27.48 while teammate Olivia Reicks earned 17th in 2:30.96. In the boys Class 1A action, Nick Meirick 18th in 2:08.53.
Decorah freshman Taylor Schuring finished ninth in 2:22.13 in the 800-meter run, missing eighth by 0.07 seconds.
Decorah's Kyle Hosting, who will later run in the 1,600-meter, finished ninth in the 800-meter run in 1:57.77.