Track & field
Orange City, Iowa
Northwestern College track and field athletes won nine events at its home meet, the Red Raider Open, that concluded today at DeValois Stadium.
The Red Raiders dominated the middle distance events on the women's side, led by Katie Landhuis and Katie Bosch. Landhuis won the 800m in 2:17, a time that moved the junior into third in the GPAC. Bosch, the GPAC leader in the 1500m, claimed the title once again with a time of 4:43. Both Landhuis and Bosch were part of the winning 4x800 relay that met the auto mark on Wednesday night.
Tim Rose and Cody Bauman won individual titles to highlight the mens' team. Rose posted the second fastest time in the GPAC in winning the 1500m in 3:59. Bauman won the shot put for the second straight week, recording a toss of 49-05.5. He is currently seeded fourth in the GPAC.
The men's 4x400 relay crossed the finish line in first place with a time of 3:21, just over two seconds faster than Morningside and three seconds in front of Dordt. The team of Aaron Lemon, Perkins Aiyegbeni, Nathan Wedel and Levi TeBrink currently has the second fastest time in the GPAC. The men's 4x800 relay (Goetsch, Epp, Rose and Hollinger) won their race and met the auto mark on Wednesday night.
Both Jahdai Dunk and Kenzie Keune recorded three top five finishes. Dunk placed second in both the 100m and 4x100 and took fifth in the 200m. Keune placed third in the 200m, 100m hurdles and as part of the 4x400 relay.
Kate Staab placed third in her first ever heptathlon, totaling 3,431pts
TeBrink placed second in the 400m and ran the anchor leg of the second place 4x100.
Top Five Finishes Listed Below:
2.Jahdai Dunk: 12.6
1.Katie Landhuis: 2:17
1.Katie Bosch: 4:43
1.Emma Van Meeteren: 19:10
2.Jordyn Oostra: 1:06
4.Krista Hovland: 13:08
4x100-2nd: 49.57 (Dunk, Vermeer, Bloemendaal, Heusinkeld)
4x100-4th: 51.68 (Peschau, Te Grotenhuis, Van Ginkel, Meyer)
4x400-3rd: 4:10 (Keune, Oostra, Sorensen, Engebretson)
4x800-1st: 9:10 NAIA Auto (Bosch, Harthoorn, De Jong, Landhuis)
4.Hannah Paauw: 5-00.25
5.Jackie Griffin: 31-02
4.Christian Vanderbyl: 128-03
3.Candice Howell: 140-03
5.Molly Cunard: 103-01
3.Kate Staab: 3,431pts
5.Brady Butters: 22.52
3.Peter Hollinger: 1:56
4x100-2nd: 43.77 (Butters, Wedel, Wager, TeBrink)
4x400-1st: 3:21 (Lemon, Aiyegbeni, Wedel, TeBrink)
4x800-1st/NAIA Auto: 7:41 (Goetsch, Epp, Rose, Hollinger)
4x800-5th: 8:06 (Crowell, Nitzsche, Lorfeld, Benzing)
2.Jackson Johnson: 6-04.25
4.Cody Bauman: 147-08
Senior from Walford, Iowa
Senior from Sioux Falls, S.D.
Senior from Whittier, Calif.
Junior from Orange City, Iowa
Junior from Ankeny, Iowa
Junior from Inwood, Iowa
Junior from Missouri Valley, Iowa
Junior from Spirit Lake, Iowa
Junior from Remsen, Iowa
Junior from Thompson, Iowa
Junior from Griswold, Iowa
Junior from Orange City, Iowa
Junior from Mitchell, S.D.
Junior from Iowa Falls, Iowa
Junior from Le Mars, Iowa
Junior from Norfolk, Neb.
Junior from Yale, S.D.
Junior from Sioux Falls, S.D.
Junior from Pinetop, Ariz.
Sophomore from Algona, Iowa
Junior from Post Falls, Idaho
Sophomore from Janesville, Wis.
Freshman from Moville, Iowa
Junior from Dakota, Ill.
Freshman from Springfield, S.D.
Freshman from Fort Dodge, Iowa
Freshman from Sioux Rapids, Iowa
Freshman from Orange City, Iowa
Freshman from Brandon, S.D.
Freshman from Sioux Falls, S.D.
Freshman from Sheldon, Iowa