Rebel Relays The Windom Eagle track and field team changed plans Friday, traveling to Slayton for the Rebel Relays, rather than to Mt. Lake.
The Eagle boys captured second place in the meet with 102 points. Southwest Christian/Edgerton won the boys title with 152 points.
The Eagle girls finished third with 103-1/3 points. Canby-Minneota won the team title with 187-1/3 points.
Individually, the Eagle boys were led by double-event winner Andres Cazares-Reyes, who placed first in the shot put (42-6½) and discus (116-3). Josh Samdal added a win in the 100 dash (11.98) and took second in the 200 (25.93) and long jump (18-5). The Eagle team of Gil Parent, O'Maria Lewis, Barak Bonds and Samdal added a win in the 4x100 relay (48.24).
Patrick Green was second in the 1,600 (5:08.38). Parent placed third in the 400 (55.06). Lewis placed third in the 100 (12.06) and fourth in the 200 (27.00). Cameron Alm was fourth in the 1,600 (5:16.19).
Windom's girls were led by double-event winner Delaney Smith, who captured first in the shot put (39-10½) and discus (121-4). The Eagles added a one-two finish in the high jump, with Jadyn Wormstadt winning (5-2) and Valerie Schutz second (4-10).
Tori Christoffer added runner-up finishes in the triple jump (31-3) and 100 hurdles (18.32) and was third in the long jump (14-4½). Brooklyn Paulson took second in the pole vault (7-0). Gracie Bucher was second in the 1,600 (5:32.62). Lucy Stevens finished third in the 200 (29.89). Windom's team of Mikalah Konz, Shiro Ogeka, Stevens and Bucher won the 1,600-meter sprint medley relay (4:39.57).
OA Invite Mt. Lake Area-Comfrey's boys took second Friday at the Observer/Advocate Invitational, held at Mt. Lake.
MLAC scored 149½ team points. Westbrook-Walnut Grove/Red Rock Central was sixth with 47 points. Jackson County Central won the boys team title with 158½ points.
The WWG/RRC girls placed fifth in the meet with 75½ points. MLAC was sixth with 67 points. Heron Lake-Okabena-Fulda won the team title with 110 points.
The meet did not include either of the throwing events.
Individually for MLAC's boys, Ryan Blomgren captured first place in the 800 (2:15.70). Sam Paulson added a win in the triple jump (39-10½). The team of Eli Samuelson, Abe Stoesz, Mace Herrig and Sam Paulson added a win in the 4x100 relay (46.35) and the team of Blomgren, Eli Karschnik, Herrig and Paulson won the 4x400 relay (3:52.33).
Emilio Garcia de la Cruz added runner-up finishes in the pole vault (8-0) and the 3,200 (11:28.70). Ethan Klassen was second in the 110 hurdles (19.57) and 300 hurdles (51.23). Samuelson placed second in the 200 dash (24.30). Ethan Nickel finished third in the high jump (5-8). Stoesz finished third in the 100 dash (11.98). Jose Baldone was third in the 110 hurdles (21.00) and Cayden LaPointe took third in the 300 hurdles (51.32).
WWG/RRC's boys were led by double-event winner Dalton Piotter, who won the 1,600 (5:12.04) and 3,200 (11:12.15). Gabe Krick added a win in the 400 (56.30). Cody Willard placed second in the 100 dash (11.96).
MLAC's girls were led by the 4x400 relay team of Kate Janzen, Megan McCue, Mercedes Saengosoth and Haily Green, which placed first (4:56.41).
Tiegan Meyer finished second in the high jump (4-10) and third in the 200 (29.91). Green was second in the 800 (2:38.93).
WWG/RRC's girls were led by Camryn Bunting, who won the 100 hurdles (17.41) and finished third in the 300 hurdles (54.91). The 4x100 relay team of Adri Ruiz, Hunnter Bloch, Liz Strock and Kelsey DeSmith added a first-place finish (58.06).
Bloch placed second in the pole vault (7-0) with Kennedy Vold third in the event (6-6).
Next meets: Check for updates after each meet. Windom: at Luverne, April 9 MLAC: at Mt. Lake, April 11 WWG/RRC: at Luverne, April 9