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The boys track and field team scored 41 points at the Packer Invitational in Austin last Saturday, leaving them in last place.

Hastings' boys team competed against Austin, Mankato East, Rochester Mayo, Esko and Rochester Century high schools. Mankato East dominated the meet with 144 points.


The Raiders' only first-place finish came from senior Michael Rough. Rough ran the 3200 in 9:50.48. The only other boys to finish in the top three in an event were seniors Dan Guelle and Blake Reynolds. Guelle placed second in the triple jump and third in the 200. Reynolds placed second in shot put.

Results went like this:

• 4x800 relay: Mohamed Osman, Alex Kane, Peter Dancer and Matthew Woolery, 9:45.72, sixth;

• 110 hurdles: Toby Hansen, 19.42, 11th;

• 100 dash: Spencer Saccoman, 12.71, 11th; Nick Faulk, 13.14, 16th;

• 4x200 relay: Matt Anderson, Tyler Mellick, Ryan Doffing and Darius Wilkerson, 1:38.59, fourth;

• 1600: Harry Bourgoin, 5:17.02, 14th;

• 400 dash: Jesse Green, 57.09, 13th; Michael Stricker, 57.60, 14th; Jake Koenig, 60.79, 16th;

• 300 hurdles: Toby Hansen, 47.04, 10th; Logan Shoen, 47.51, 13th;

• 800: Chase Keilers, 2:08.17, sixth; Domingo Yandrasits, 2:13.73, 12th; Austin Thom, 2:14.49, 14th;

• 200 dash: Guelle, 23.39, third; Dustin Kimmes, 26.30, 14th;

• 3200: Rough, 9:50.48, first; Christian Weiland, 11:15.17, 15th;

• 4x400 relay: Wilkerson, Doffing, Keilers and Guelle, 3:38.59, fifth;

• Long jump: Matt Boetcher, 17-04.00, 12th; Steven McKenzie, 15-06.50, 15th; Cleshawn Hendrickson, 14-05.25, 16th;

• Triple jump: Guelle, 42-07.50, second; Boetcher, 37-05.00, 11th; Jesse Green, 33-03.00, 16th;

• High jump: Wilkerson, 5-08.00, seventh; Kane, 5-02.00, 15th; McKenzie, 5-00.00, 17th;

• Pole vault: Trevor Lucking, 11-06.00, fifth; Danny Gove, 10-06.00, ninth; Jacob Rachuy, 9-06.00, 13th;

• Shot put (preliminaries): Reynolds, 44-02.25, second (qualifier); Holt Hakseth, 27-05.25, 16th; Noah Buggs, 26-05.00, 17th;

• Shot put: Reynolds, 44-02.50, second;

• Discus (preliminaries): Dylan Myers, 113-08, seventh (qualifier); Sam Hicks, 74-07, 15th; and

• Discus: Myers, 113-08, eighth.

Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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