Bulldogs News · Van Meter Boys 4th at Earlham


The varsity boys track team finished 4th at the 12 team Earlham Invitational. Van Meter scored 73 points trailing DMC, ACGC and South Hamilton.

In the field events Brett Berg was 4th in the discus and Gannon Archer tied for 4th in the high jump. Ethan Fisher was 6th in the shot.

On the track in idividual events Creighton Netten was runner up in the 400 hurdles in 60.55. Calvin Sieck finished third in the 200 in 25.14 and Archer took 4th in the open 400 in 56.91.

The Bulldogs were 2nd in the 4×200 in 1:37.74. Zach Drummond, Kobe Richards, Spencer Lamb and Anthony Potthoff teamed up on that relay. Archer, Tyler Haynes, Richards and Netten teamed up to take third in the 4×400 in a time of 3:47.22.

The Bulldogs return to the track Monday at home for the Van Meter Invitational. Field events start at 4:30 and the running at 4:45.