VMS boys' track hosts dual by Jim Prosser The seventh- and eighth-grade dual meet involving Akron/Westfield and Vermillion was held Monday, May 12 at the VHS track. Final team standings were: Eighth grade, VMS � 41; A/WMS � 60; Seventh grade, VMS � 32, A/WMS � 77.
The placers for the VMS eighth-grade boys were: high jump � Bobby Dykstra, first, 5'2"; long jump � Ryan Gilbertson, first, 14'6.5"; Dykstra , second, and Michael Heine, third; shot put � Nick Rasmussen, third; discus � Andrew Pearson, third.The 110M hurdles placed Ryan Gilbertson first.
In the 100 meter dash, Highrock Fischer, Gilbertson, and Heine finished second, third and fourth; 200M � Fischer, first, :26.4 and Heine, third; 400M � Fischer, first, 1:04.8.
The 4X100 relay team placed second with Heine, Gilbertson, Dykstra, and Fischer.
VMS seventh-grade placers were: long jump � Cody Miller, third; high jump � Casey Carlson, third. The 110M hurdles had Carlson in second and Mikal Ustad in third.
In the 100M dash, Miller, second; Tony Hubert fourth; and Josh Johnson, fifth; 200M dash � Miller, second; 400M dash, Daniel Storm, first, 1:03.9.
In the 800M, Broc Gauer placed first, 2:36.2; and in the 1600M, Carlson placed first with a time of 5:47.6, and Ustad came in second.