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May 9, 2014

Skylar DeJong win pair of LHC titles, Medlin collects 1 title


The Oskaloosa Herald

PELLA —

Skylar DeJong swept the 1,600- and 3,200-meter runs while Spencer Medlin captured the top spot in the 400 to help Oskaloosa to a fourth-place finish at Monday’s Little Hawkeye Conference rack meet.
DeJong covered the 1,600 in the time of 4:40.26 while winning the 3,200 in 10:12.92. Coming in second in both events was his twin brother, Spencer, who ran 4:40.72 and 10:12.95, respectively.
Skylar DeJong also placed third in the 800 in 2:05.81, which was a personal best for the junior.
Medlin won the 400 in a personal record time of 50.66.
Medlin ran the lead-off leg in the second-place 4x400 team that also had Dalton Bunnell, Mason Wisse and Ki-Jana DeJong as they ran a season-best time of 3:37.40.
Little Hawkeye Conference Track Meet
At Pella
Monday’s Results
Team standings — 1. Pella 145.5, 2. Knoxville 126, 3. Dallas Center-Grimes 99, 4. Oskaloosa 97.5, 5. Norwalk 81, 6. Grinnell 64, 7. Newton 60, 8. Pella Christian 26.
 
Oskaloosa Results
1,600 — 1. Skylar DeJong 4:40.26; 2. Spencer DeJong 4:40.72.
3,200 — 1. Sk. DeJong 10:12.92; 2. Sp. DeJong 10:12.95.
400 — 1. Spencer Medlin 50.66 (personal best).
4x400 — 2. Medlin, Dalton Bunnell, Mason Wisse, Ki-Jana DeJong 3:37.40 (season best).
800 — 3.     Sk. DeJong 2:05.81 (personal best).
Shuttle hurdle — 3. Max Johnson, Bunnell, Austin Reed, K. DeJong 1:01.64 (season best).
110 high hurdles — 4. Reed 15.94 (personal best).
400 low hurdles — 4. Medlin  57.03 (personal best).
4x100 — 5. Johnson, Medlin, Wisse, K. DeJong  45.58.
4x200 — 6. Johnson, Joe Sterner, Bunnell, Wisse 1:38.27.
4x800 — 6. Bennett Spry, Drea Lamb Kamron VanHulzen, Adam Carriker 9:17.43.
Shot put — 6. Logan Sheets 42-5.
Medley — 7. Sterner, Nate VanVeldhuizen, Spry, Carriker 4:05.17.
High jump — 7.Ryan Reiter 5-6.
Discus — 7. Brandon Crile 118-1.
100 — 8. Wisse 11.93.