28 qualify for state track meet A successful season for the Tanager track teams has culminated in the qualifying of 28 participants for the state track and field meet which is being conducted at several sites on Friday and Saturday, May 26 and 27.
Vermillion will compete in Beresford on Friday, and Sioux Falls on Saturday. There were 16 boys and 12 girls who qualified during the high school track season, (or at the Region 4A meet). Their names and events entered are listed below.
4×800 relay � Morgan Brooks, Beth Pier, Kathy Plate, Michelle Rasmussen, Tessa Tuetken, Angela Rydell (alternate).
Medley relay � Carly Bernard, Jenna Gilkyson, Elly Kjose, Pier.
100 � Kjose.
Shot put � Sarah Mollet.
Triple jump � Nicole Pederson, Jaclyn Powell.
1600 � Plate.
High jump � Powell.
800 � Rasmussen.
Triple jump � Todd Anderson.
Long jump � Anderson.
100 � Derrick Brown, Eddie Filipovic.
4×100 relay � Brown, Jared Thedorf, Jason Madsen, Filipovic, Dan Tolsma, Tyler Vacek, Thad Roche.
4×200 relay � Brown, Thedorf, Madsen, Filipovic, Tolsma, Vacek, Roche.
4×800 � Tyler Engstrom, John Ring, Jordan Thompson, Darryl Neufeld, Bart Miller.
200 � Madsen, Filipovic.
3200 � Ring, Eric Dehner.
Discus � Tim Broderson, Tim Russell.
1600 � Dehner.