DRAKE SATURDAY

Written by John Kuhens on April 25, 2015

MPHS BOYS SHUTTLE HURDLE RELAY HAS FINISHED 3RD IN THE FINALS RUNNING A 57.98.  THE PANTHERS WENT INTO THE FINALS WITH THE 2ND FASTEST QUALIFYING TIME IN THE PRELIMS.  SPENCER WHITE, JAKE LOWE, BROCK WILSON AND COLE PHILLIPS RAN 58.39.  WAUKEE WAS QUICKEST IN 58.27, 3RD LINN-MAR 58.79, 4TH CARLISLE 59.09. MPHS BOYS SHUTTLE HURDLE RELAY 3RD AT DRAKE.

MPHS GIRLS SHUTTLE HURDLE RELAY TEAM DID NOT MAKE THE FINALS OF THE DRAKE RELAYS.  THEY RAN 1:07.23 JUST .06 SLOWER THAN CLEAR CREEK-AMANA WHO GRABBED THE 4TH AND FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACE SPOT.  URBANDALE WAS FASTEST 1:05.32, 2ND PLEASANT VALLEY 1:05.75, 3RD WAUKEE 1:06.63.

COLE PHILLIPS FINISHED 7TH IN THE 400 METER HURDLE RACE.  COLE RAN 58,44, THE WINNER WAS JACOB SMITH OF WEST BURLINGTON-NOTRE DAME IN 52.55.