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Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Schuck, Husman notch first-place finishes

SPENCER - The improved Cherokee Braves claimed two first-place finishes and two runners-ups while finishing in the middle of the pack at last week's Spencer Relays here.

Cherokee's Jakob Hummel stays focused over the hurdles during recent track and field action in Cherokee. Photo by Paul Struck
Senior Kyle Schuck won the 11-=meter high hurdles in a 15.32 clocking, and freshman middle distance ace Marc Husman captured the 400 meters in a speedy 52.12 time.

Senior Nolan Sampson was second in the high jump with a 6-0 effort, and the Braves medley relay team of Jeremy Werthman, Schuck, Sam Hinkhouse, and Husman was second in 3:50.35.

Cody Stowater earned a third-place finish in the shot put with a 49-3 1/2 heave, and Brock Dagel was fourth with a 47-4 effort. Dagel was fifth in the discus with a 124-8 throw.

Cherokee's 4x400 relay unit of Husman, Schuck, Sampson, and Jakob Hummel was fourth in 3:56.26.

Two other Cherokee relays earned sixth place, including the 4x100 team of Hinkhouse, Aampson, Werthman, and Schuck timed in 48.7; and the 4x200 team of Hinkhouse, Sampson, Werthman, and Hummel clocked in 1:40.15.

Also for the Braves, Jaden Lux was sixth in the 1600 meters in a time of 5:19.45.

Host Le Mars won the team title with 155 points, followed by Sheldon 110, Spencer 94, Emmetsburg 62, Cherokee 55, Estherville-LC 46, Hull Western Christian 33, and Storm Lake JV 33.

In JV action at Le Mars, Jon Hunt led the Young Braves with a second place finish in the shot put with a 40-4 1/4 throw, and Dawson Voge was sixth in the shot put with a 34-11 1/2 effort. Voge also was fourth in the discus with a 92-03 throw. Husman was fifth in the long jump with a 16-6 1/2 leap, and Kyle Comstock was sixth with a 15-11 3/4 effort.

The Cherokee JV was third in the 4x400 relay with Zack Taylor, Eamon Adamson, Jeff Wiemold, and Tyler McLaughlin timed in 4:21.29; and fourth in the medley relay with Ben Sampson, Comstock, Taylor, and Adamson clocking a 4:11.84.

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