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Shults, Jacobson win gold medals

Shults, Jacobson win gold medals

Tyler Palic shows the form that led to a fourth-place finish in the javelin with a throw of 137 feet, 8 inches Friday at the Marion Invitational. Palic also placed second in the shot put (45-6) and fifth in the discus (123-5). In its season-opening debut, the Marion track and field team turned in two first-place finishes at its home […]

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Warriors qualify 10 for state track

The Marion track and field team came away with 11 top-four finishes and 10 state qualifiers after competing at the Class 3A regional meet at Lyons Friday. For the girls, Kristen Herzet qualified for state in two events, placing second in the discus with a throw of 118 feet, 9 inches, and coming in fourth in the shot put with […]

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Marion claims twin league titles

Marion claims twin league titles

Bryce Shults clears the bar for a second-place finish in the pole vault at the Heart of America league meet Friday. Shults cleared 12 feet, 6 inches to claim the silver medal. The Marion track and field teams combined for 10 gold, seven silver and seven bronze medals to bring home a pair of league championships from the Heart of […]

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Warriors compete at Beloit Relays

The Marion track and field team competed at the Beloit Relays Friday. “We had a cold and rainy day but a good day,” coach Grant Thierolf said. “We were able to see eight regional schools, and we showed that we will be right in the hunt for state berths in our regional in a couple of weeks.” Tyler Palic highlighted […]

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Warriors travel to Halstead Relays

Warriors travel to Halstead Relays

Tyler Palic shows the form that led to a fifth-place finish in the shot put at the Halstead Relays Friday with a throw of 41 feet, 6 inches. The Marion track and field team competed at the Halstead Relays Friday. Marissa Jacobson highlighted the girls’ performances by winning both the long jump (16 feet, 2 inches) and the triple jump […]

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Warriors kick off track season with two home meets

Warriors kick off track season with two home meets

Austin Neufeld (right) passes the baton to Colton Mercer in the boys? 4×800 relay Friday during the Marion Relays. The relay, which also includes Colin Williams and Devin Regnier, finished fifth (9:35.35). The Marion track and field team kicked off its season with a pair of home meets last week. Marion Relays?The Warriors earned four gold medals at their home […]

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Four state vets will fuel Marion

Four state vets will fuel Marion

These seniors and returning state qualifiers will form a solid core for the Marion track and field team this season: front row (from left), McKenzee Remmers, Emily Schneider, Erika Hess, Kristen Herzet; (back row), Marshelle Conley, Marissa Jacobson, Tyler Palic, Brittany Hett, Jerid Schafers. With the return of four state qualifiers, the Marion track and field team is primed and […]

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