by Emma Winkelbauer
On April 27th, the Saint Mary's Cardinals competed at the Boyd County Invite in O'Neill. Cardinal medalists for the girls were Emma Otte, sixth in the 100 meter dash with a time of 14.57, Lorissa Reiman, fourth in the 400 meter dash with a time of 1:07.84, Faith Williamson, second in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:36.77 and Kaylin Gaughenbaugh, third in the 800 with a time of 2:49.08. Hannah Gleason placed fifth in the mile with a time of 6:59.89. The 4X100 meter relay team of Otte, Joslyn Eby, Hope Williamson and Delaney Wohlert placed fourth with a time of 57.62 and the 4X400 meter relay team of Faith Williamson, Mya Hedstrom, Reiman and Alissa Brabec placed first with a time of 4:31.02. The 4X800 meter relay team of Brabec, Hope Williamson, Reiman and Faith Williamson placed first with a time of 11:08.09.
In the long jump, Wohlert placed fourth with a leap of thirteen feet, nine and one half inches, and Jadyn Eby placed fifth with a jump of thirteen feet and three inches.
In the shot put, Alyssa Fehringer placed second with a toss of thirty-three feet and four inches, and Charley Mlnarik placed fourth with a toss of thirty feet, ten and one half inches. In the discus, Charley Mlnarik placed second with a throw of ninety-eight feet and one inch.
Boys' medalists were Gabe Pribil, second in the 200 meter dash with a time of 25.64 and third in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:13.80. Will Schmitz placed first in the 400 meter dash with a time of 57.91, and Grant Winkelbauer placed first in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:10.25.
The 4X100 meter relay team of Tate Thompson, Adam Everitt, Kyle Pribil, and Dalton Alder placed fifth with a time of 51.21, and the 4X400 meter relay team of Isaac Everitt, Thompson, Schmitz, and Winkelbauer placed second with a time of 3:50.21.
The 4X800 meter relay team of Winkelbauer, Schmitz, Isaac Everitt, and Gabe Pribil placed first with a time of 9:00.57. Additionally, Tate Thompson placed third in the high jump with a height of five feet and four inches.
In the long jump, Isaac Everitt placed third with a leap of seventeen feet and four inches, and he placed fourth in the triple jump with a distance of thirty-four feet. Adam Everitt placed fourth in the shot put with a toss of thirty-eight feet, nine and one half inches, he also placed second in the discus with a throw of 122 feet and two inches. Charles Barlow placed sixth in the discus with a throw of 109 feet and one inch.