St. Mary’s girls track and field

N-F boys qualify six events, A-A two in 1A

Newell-Fonda qualified six events for the boys state track and field meet and Alta-Aurelia qualified two after a Class 1A state qualifying meet last Thursday at Audubon. The first-place finisher in each event automatically qualifies for state, which begins Thursday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Carter Sievers automatically qualified in the long jump as he finished first with a […]

Demers nets two runner-up finishes at MMCRU Relays

Danika Demers finished second in two individual events to highlight Storm Lake St. Mary’s performance at the MMCRU Relays on Monday in Marcus. St. Mary’s tied for sixth place with River Valley with a season and school-best 46 points. Le Mars Gehlen was first with 139 points. Demers finished second in the 100 meter hurdles in a time of 17.41 […]

N-F relay, Demers finish first at SCC

Newell-Fonda had one relay team capture gold and Storm Lake St. Mary’s Danika Demers won an individual event to highlight area performances in the Jim Yunek Relays last Thursday at Lake City. Pocahontas Area and IKM-Manning tied for first with 98 points. Newell-Fonda was seventh with 49 and St. Mary’s ninth with 22. In the field events, Newell-Fonda’s Lexi Roberts […]


Harder helps SL girls finish fifth in meet

Mackenzie Harder shined in her home varsity track and field debut. The Storm Lake freshman won two individual events and finished second in two others to help the Tornadoes place fifth in the Storm Lake Invitational last Thursday at Dean Nicholson Track. Carroll won the meet with 138 points. Storm Lake was fifth with 53, Newell-Fonda seventh with 47 and […]


Sioux Central edges SOB by one point for team title, A-A finishes in third

With the balance that Sioux Central has, the Rebels don’t need to rely on a lot of first-place finishes to win meets. Sioux Central finished first in only three events, and it was enough to edge South O’Brien for the Alta-Aurelia Relays team title on Tuesday night. Sioux Central scored 137 points in the meet. South O’Brien had 136. Alta-Aurelia […]

Demers leads SM at Estherville

Danika Demers finished in the top six in two individual events to lead Storm Lake St. Mary’s in the Dick Barrett Relays last Thursday in Estherville. Demers finished third in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 1 minute, 11.37 seconds. She took sixth in the 100 meter hurdles with a season-best time of 17.94 seconds. Bianca Limones placed […]

Ridge View teams sweep Russ Kraai Relays titles

Raptors run away from rest of the field in girls meet

Katie Pickhinke was a double-winner and Ridge View finished first in four events to win the Russ Kraai Relays on Monday at Holstein. The Raptors totaled 128 points to beat out South O’Brien, which had 105. Sioux Central was third with 102, Alta-Aurelia fourth with 90 and Storm Lake St. Mary’s eighth with 12. In the field events, Alta-Aurelia’s Nora […]

Newell-Fonda girls win Southeast Valley Relays team title

Lexi Roberts was a double-winner and Newell-Fonda finished first in six events to win the Southeast Valley Relays on Monday at Gowrie. Newell-Fonda scored a school-record 174 points in the meet. Fort Dodge St. Edmond was second with 115. Storm Lake St. Mary’s took sixth with 47. In the field events, Roberts won the shot put witha throw of 32 […]

Newell-Fonda girls highlight medal stand showing at state track meet

Mustangs collect five medals; Demers, Pickhinke state runner-ups

Newell-Fonda medaled in five events, Danika Demers and Katie Pickhinke were each a state runner-up, and two relay teams finished third to highlight area competitors at the state girls track and field meet last weekend at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. The top eight place finishers in each event receive a state medal. Newell-Fonda finished in the top eight in […]

Newell-Fonda girls qualify nine events, Alta-Aurelia sends one

Several area athletes punched their ticket to the girls state track and field meet after last Thursday’s Class 1A state qualifying meet at Audubon. The state meet begins on Thursday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. Newell-Fonda qualified nine events for the state meet, including one event that double-qualified. Bailey Sievers automatically qualified after winning the 800 meters with a […]