Knox state qualifiers

Nearly 20 athletes from Bloomfield, Creighton and Niobrara-Verdigre punched their tickets to state at the Class D-4 District Track Meet in Atkinson on Wednesday.

The Nebraska State Track Meet will be held next Wednesday and Thursday at Omaha Burke stadium.

State qualifiers from the D-4 District were:

Girls

HJ - 1. Andrea Sucha, 4-9

PV - 1. Ella McFarland 8-6

TJ - 2. Andrea Sucha 32-7.5

Discus - 1. Chaney Konopasek 120-9

100 - 1. Alexandra Eisenhauer,13.14

200 - 1. Alexandra Eisenhauer 26.76, 2. Lauren Pinkelman

100 hurdles - 1. Alexandra Eisenhauer 16.41, 2. Madison Abbenhaus 16.74

300 hurdles - 1. Madison Abbenhaus, 49.32

4x100 - 1. Bloomfield 52.42, (Madison Abbenhaus, Alexandra Eisenhauer, Kate Bruns, Lauren Pinkelman)

Boys

HJ - 2. Coltin Vargas 5-8

PV - 1. Matthew Johnson 12-0

LJ - 1. Cade Hammer 20-2.5

TJ - 1. Cade Hammer 41-2.5, 2. Trey Sucha 39-8.25

Shot put - 2. Dalton Gieselman 47-10

Discus - 2. Dalton Gieselman 150-2

100 - 1. Evan Haverkamp 11.55

200 - 1. Evan Haverkamp 23.45

400 - 2. Cody Bruegman 52.88

110 hurdles - 1. Kyler Adams 17.15, 2. Gunner Vargas 18.19

300 hurdles - 2. Gunner Vargas 45.43

4x100 - 1. Creighton 46.43 (Cade Hammer, Brody Eggers, Anthony Morrill, Caleb Smith)

Additional qualifiers added after districts, based top distances and times, were:

Bloomfield boy's 4x100 - 3:42.30 - Wylie Ziegler, Cody Bruegman, Layne Warrior and Evan Haverkamp

Girl's triple jump: Bree Breithaupt, Niobrara/Verdigre, 31-10.50

For the full story, including complete district results and comments from the coaches and athletes, pick up next week's KCN newspaper. 

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