The Waukee Warriors boys track team ran at the Demon Indoor Meet at Cornell College on Friday, Mar. 10.
The meet began with the high jump event. Trey Hardy and Curtis Jawanza both competed in the event for the Warriors and placed 13th with a high of 5’6”.
The long jump was the next event for the Warriors. Khalil Hicks-Jumper placed eighth with his final jump of 18’11.25”.
Ethan Okoduwa placed 21st in the 60 meter dash when he finished with a time of 7.70 seconds. Hicks-Jumper also ran the 60 meter dash. He finished the race in 7.73 seconds and placed 24th.
One of the Warriors’ 4x800 meter relay teams consisted of Ethan Weirsma, Will Keck, Stephen Elliot and Luke Bazan. These four Warriors ran a 9:13.11 to place 13th. The second team was made up of Nathan Brush, Nathan Torvik, Aiden Foell and William Greteman who placed 24th overall.
Carson Schau and Ian Hughes ran the 200 meter dash for the Warriors. Schau placed 39th with his time of 26.33 and Hughes placed 48th with a time of 27.56 seconds.
In 27th place in the 400 meter race was Warrior Asa Bell. Bell finished the race with a time of 57.61 seconds
Two Warriors ran the 1600 meter race. Travis Loecke placed sixth with his final time of 4:43.37. In 11th place was Tyler Loecke with a time of 4:50.62.
Josh Bauer, Alex Witmer, Dakota Dehnke and Torvik made up the Warriors’ distance medley team. The medley team placed 15th overall with their final time of 4:11.26.
The final event of the meet was the 4x400 meter relay. Jawanza, Hardy, Cade Tennison and Hurl Beechum ran this race in 4:03.05 to put the Warriors in fifth place.
The Warriors next meet is Tuesday, Mar. 14, at Iowa State University at 4:00 p.m.