BHV girls take second in Park Region Conference meet
The Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale Raiders posted five victories Friday as they took second in the Park Region Conference track and field meet at Pillager.
Kenny Miller saw Kasey Willis win the 300 hurdles with a 49.76, Krista Dailey capture the shot put with a 33-1.25 and Samara Tobeck win the discus with a 102-4. Willis teamed up with Abby Foy, Morgan Glenz and Courtney Templin for a winning 4:23.81 in the 4x400. Willis, Glenz and Templin were joined by Rumor Stokes as they won the 4x200 with a 1:53.94.
Stokes, Tobeck and Kathryn Barrett came up with runner-up finishes for BHV in the triple jump, discus and 100 hurdles. Stokes was just an inch off the winning junior with her 32-3.75 in the triple. Tobeck went 32-8.5 in the shot put. Barrett was less than a second off the winning pace in the 100 hurdles with an 18.49.
Barrett earned third place points for BHV in the 300 hurdles with a 54.06. Mathilde Evensen was third in the long jump with a 15-2.75 and third in the shot put with a 32-1.5.
Conn and Foy were joined by Alyssa Thompson and Shania Glenz in giving the Raiders a third in the 4x100 relay with a time of 56.08.
Justin Gordon and Samuel Moore racked up individual victories for the Raiders. Gordon went 6-2 in the high jump while Moore won the discus with a 140-5.
The Raiders collected a runner-up finish in the 4x100 relay with the team of Gordon, Collin Morris, Bradyn Sickels and Diego Rodriguez turning in a 47.62.
Gordon was third in the 300 hurdles with a 44.85. Moore took third in the shot with a 39-2.25.
Pillager won five events en route to claiming the girls’ team title with 148 points. The Raiders took second with 124.
Otter Tail Central’s boys won 15 events as they took top honors with a dominating 281 points. Pillager was second with 72. The Raiders were third with 67.
Park Region Conference
Pillager 148, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 124, Otter Tail Central 107, United North Central 95, New York Mills 44, Prairie Valley 29
Otter Tail Central 281, Pillager 72, Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale 67, United North Central 63, New York Mills 36, Prairie Valley 31