Bulldogs News · Records Fall at Adel


The girls track team broke two school records while finishing 4th at the Hugh Norman Relays at Adel. The Bulldogs with 87.5 points trailing ADM, Winteset and Carlisle.

The distance medley team of Maya Herman, Eden Moore, Mary Kelly and Clare Kelly established a new school record in a time of 4:21.52. That time topped the previous school record set in 2009 by almost 6 seconds. Later in the meet Clare Kelly won the 1500 in a time of 5:04.84 besting Genna Kinley’s old record of 5:07.5 set in 2008.

Also placing first was the 4-400 team of Herman, Kelly, Kelly and Nora Matt in a time 4:12.02.

Second place finishers included Zoie Vaught in the long jump (15’9″) and the sprint medley team 1:56.19. Vaught was also second in the 100 hurdles (17.22).

Van Meter returns home on Thursday. Field events start at 4:30 and running events at 5:00.