L-M’s Runneberg places 5th in high jump at Drake Relays

Three area prep track and field athletes performed at the 105th annual Drake Relays last week in Des Moines.

Laurens-Marathon’s Brooke Runneberg competed in the girls high jump event last Thursday. Runneberg had a best leap of 5 feet, 3 inches to finish fifth. Alexis Conaway of   MOC-Floyd Valley won the event with a jump of 5-5.

Sioux Central’s Kenzie Keune ran well in the 100 meter hurdles. She finished third in her heat and 12th out of the 32 top hurdlers in all classes.

Storm Lake’s Kuony Deng did not record a height in the high jump and did not place.

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