Packers compete in Section 1AA track finals

Published 4:48 pm Saturday, June 2, 2018

The Austin track and field team will have one start qualifier after the Packers didn’t advance any more athletes to state on the second day of the Section 1AA meet in Lakeville Friday.

Aiden Wilson will be Austin’s lone state qualifier in the pole vault and he will compete in the Minnesota Class AA State Track and Field Meet in Hamline University at 9 a.m. Friday.

Meti Omod took fifth in the 800-meter run for the Austin boys on Friday and Muye Ojulu took eighth in the 400-meter dash for the Austin girls.

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800-meter run: Meti Omod (fifth, 1:59.28)

4 x 400-meter relay: Sam Bailey, Meti Omod, Josh Belden, Mitchell Mayer (ninth, 3:37.78)

4 x 800-meter relay: Meti Omod, Henry Hinchcliffe, Mitchell Mayer, Raymond Lucero (10th, 8:37.18)

High jump: Jacob Venega (sixth, 5-10)

Long jump: Elijah Johnson (seventh, 20-4)


400-meter dash: Muye Ojulu (eighth, 1:03.10)

1600-meter run: Abby Lewis (seventh, 5:23.25)

4 x 200-meter relay: Caroline Williams, Hannah Alberts, Belle Reuter, Madison Herrick (seventh, 1:51.37)

Pole vault: Sydney Marsh (fourth, 10-3)