Axtell competed at the 10-team Elm Creek Invitational on May 6 in a tune-up for the district meet on May 12 at Sandy Creek. Both the girls and boys finished as team runners-up.
The top four girls’ teams were St. Cecilia (135), Axtell (1.5), Overton (86) and Loomis (66).
Reagan Nordhausen (100 hurdles) and two relays—4 x 100 with Angie Snell, Jesse Bertrand, Kassidy Wehrer and Emma Callan and the 4 x 800 with Trinity Houchin, Aubrie Erickson, Ellie Johnson and Bertrand— placed first. Bertrand (200), Nordhausen (high jump) and Houchin (pole vault) earned seconds and getting thirds were Houchin (1600), Bertrand (pole vault) and Wehrer (long jump, triple jump).
see May 11 Courier for full story