GHS boys grab third

Kylee Nikkel set the tone for the girls with a personal-best shot put of 35 feet, 21⁄4 inches.

?Kylee?s shot-put performance was just outstanding today,? coach Vanessa Schroederr said. ?She set a career best by 11⁄2 feet.?

For the boys, Weston Hiebert (43.30) qualified for regionals in the 300-meter hurdles race. Travis Fensky qualified for regionals in the 100-meter dash.

Sheldon Goerzen won the 300 hurdles race in 40.59 seconds.

Craig Banman won the pole vault at 12-6. Brett Goerzen claimed third by clearing the same height but in more attempts. Garrett Hiebert won the javelin (167-2) and triple jump (43-21⁄2). He finished fifth in the 400 (54.29).

The 4×100 relay team of Brett Goerzen, Fensky, Sheldon Goerzen and Banman finished first in 44.96. The 4×400 unit took second in 3:33.