MHS pole vaulters competed in the Dan Lennon A High School Track and Field Meet on Monday, March 27, on the campus of USD in Vermillion. Jayden Johnson earned second place with his vault of 13-00. Sam Rick took 13th place for the Bulldogs at 9-06. Parker Grabow came in 16th at 8-06.
Beau Karst of Harrisburg was the winner at 14-06. Robbie Emery of Custer took third place at 12-06.
For the girls team, Jacy Dexter vaulted to third place at 9-00. Katie Kruger placed sixth at 8-06. Maggie Kruger earned eighth place with her vault of 8-00.
Ciana Stiefel of Custer leapt to first place at 12-01. Kiah Boetel of Harrisburg came in second at 10-06.
Fuller Invitational – March 20
MHS pole vaulters jumped at the chance to get their season started on March 20. The athletes competed in the Fuller Invitational Track and Field Meet at Barnett Center at Northern State University in Aberdeen.
Jayden Johnson brought home first place for the Bulldogs. Sam Rick earned second. (Brody Davis of Ipswich came in third.) Parker Grabow took fourth place for Milbank. Max Scoular and Pierce Mathiason tied for ninth.
Jacy Dexter took second place and Katie Kruger took third place for the Lady Bulldogs. They were just behind Sadie Jensen of Estelline-Hendricks who walked away with the No. 1 spot.
What’s next? The Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs take their entire teams to an indoor meet in Brookings on Monday, April 3.
Boys Varsity Pole Vault
Womens Varsity Pole Vault