Girls’ Track: Union Third at Own REB Relays
The Lady Knights finished third in a fourteen team field at the REB Relays held in La Porte City on April 26. The field events were highlighted by Payton Hilton’s top finish in the discus with a toss of 116’5″. Maria Wrage took second in the high jump (5’) after competing earlier in the day at the Drake Relays. Hilton added a second in the shot put, with a 38’8″ effort.
On the oval Breann Bader claimed the only first place finish with a 10:50.60 running of the 3000m. Bader also took third in the 1500m with a clocking of 5:20.54. Jess Bohnstengel won silver in the 400m (1:05.00) as did the 800 sprint medley team (2:03.09). The 4×100 and shuttle hurdle teams each placed fourth in their respective events. Adding to the Union point total were Kylie Wrobel (5th, 100m) and Haley Dietrich (5th, 100m hurdles).