The 2021 Dakota Valley Conference track meet was held in Estelline on Thursday, May 13th. The Cardinal boys finished third as a team with 99.5 points. The girls team was fourth with 85 points. Elkton-Lake Benton won the boys team title, and Colman-Egan won the girls title.
Madala Hanson took home the conference title in the 400m dash with a time of 1:02.67. Hanson also won the 3200m run in a time of 12:29.46. Courtney Brown was second in the 100m dash. Jaycee Tebay was second in the discus. Maya Heinitz had a third place finish in the 400m dash. Lauren Rasmussen was third in the 3200m run, and the 4x100m relay team of Josie Baumberger, Sophie Schwebach, Sydney Klein, and Brown also had a third place finish.
Lucas Flemmer was conference champ for the boys in the 100m dash with a time of :11.39. Noah Dennis won the discus with a throw of 124’01”. Connor Libis placed second in the 800m run. Nic Gaspar was second in the 300m hurdles. The 4x800m relay team of Libis, Thomas Eining, Sam Palmer, and Jacob Vogel also had a second place finish. Vogel finished third in the 3200m run.
St Mary will be at the Region 4B meet in Chester on Thursday, May 20th.