Harlan Community Girls Track & Field Profile

2020 Spring Sports - What Might Have Been

2020 Roster
 Seniors: Abby Alberti (S/MD), Lucy Borkowski (D).
 Juniors: Abi Albertsen (MD/D), Lauren Andersen (T), Olivia Anderson (MD/D), Justine Buman (S/H/J), Grace Eckermann (S/H/J), Liv Freund (MD/D), Brooke Goshorn (T), Ashley Hall (S/MD), Kennedy Kjergaard (S/MD), Lucy Metzger (S/H/J), Madison Schumacher (T), Aubri Smith (S/H/J), Brecken Van Baale (MD).
 Sophomores: Kaia Bieker (S/MD/J), Jaci Broeckelman (S/H), Loryn Bruck (S), Ally Curren (S/MD/H), Ellie Gross (MD/D), Kate Heithoff (S/MD), Zophi Hendricks (S/H), Ania Kaster (MD), Chloe Larsen (T), Caitlyn Leinen (S), Lilly Metzger (S/MD), Savanna Musich (S), Delaney Wegner (S).
 Freshmen: Jenna Gessert (MD/D), Madison Kjergaard (S/MD), Lauren McLaughlin (S/MD/J), Ella Plagman (S/MD), Macy Reischl (S), Tela Schwery (S/H), Cameron Springman (T).
S - sprints; MD - mid-distance; D - distance; H - hurdles; T - throws; J - jumps.

Returning Hawkeye Ten Conference Medalists
TEAM PLACED 3RD (97 POINTS)
 Long Jump - 5th: Kaia Bieker, 15-10.25; 7th: Grace Eckermann, 14-11..... Discus - 4th: Lauren Andersen, 112-11..... Shot Put - 5th: Madison Schumacher, 36-0.5..... High Jump - 6th: Kate Heithoff, 4-6..... 3,000 Run - 3rd: Lucy Borkowski, 11:26.49; 4th: Abi Albertsen, 11:44.85..... 100 Dash - 6th: Delaney Wegner, 13.53..... 400 Dash - 5th: Bieker, 1:01.8; 8th: Heithoff, 1:06.49..... 800 Run - 5th: Liv Freund, 2:32.08; 8th: Ellie Gross, 2:38.46..... 200 Dash - 6th: Savanna Musich, 27.47..... 400 Hurdles - 8th: Ally Curren, 1:13.50..... 1,500 Run - 8th: Olivia Anderson, 5:33.24.
 Sprint Medley Relay - 6th: HCHS, 1:58.94 (Musich, Wegner, Caitlyn Leinen, Lilly Metzger)..... 4x800 Relay - 2nd: HCHS, 10:04.02 (Bieker, Freund, Abby Alberti)..... Shuttle Hurdle Relay - 3rd: HCHS, 1:11.66 (Justine Buman, Curren, Zophi Hendricks)..... Distance Medley Relay - 5th: HCHS, 4:41.36 (K. Kjergaard, Anderson)..... 4x200 Relay - 1st: HCHS, 1:49.32 (Musich, Wegner, Eckermann, Alberti)..... 4x100 Relay - 2nd: HCHS, 51.49 (Musich, Wegner, Alberti)..... 4x400 Relay - 4th: HCHS, 4:17.14 (Alberti, Freund, Lilly Metzger, Bieker).

Returning State Meet Qualifiers
TEAM PLACED 34TH IN CLASS 3A (5 POINTS)
 Discus - 4th: Lauren Andersen, 121-2..... 3,000 Run - 16th: Lucy Borkowski, 11:27.24..... Long Jump - 23rd: Kaia Bieker, 14-5.25.
 4x800 Relay - 10th: HCHS, 10:01.76 (Bieker, Liv Freund, Abby Alberti)..... 4x200 Relay - 11th: HCHS, 1:48.76 (Savanna Musich, Delaney Wegner, Alberti)..... 4x100 Relay - 18th: HCHS, 52.00 (Musich, Wegner, Alberti)..... 4x400 Relay - 21st: HCHS, 4:13.29 (Bieker, Freund, Lilly Metzger, Alberti)..... Shuttle Hurdle Relay - 24th: HCHS, 1:17.41 (Justine Buman, Ally Curren, Zophi Hendricks).

Comments from Head Coach Doug Renkly
 “The Cyclone girls were looking forward to being very strong in many areas on the track and in the field. We were expecting a well-rounded attack in the sprint and distance relays as well as covering all the open events on the track. The throwers were looking very impressive early and our jumpers were starting to get dialed in and ready for competition. Our hurdlers had rededicated themselves over last summer, trained hard through the winter and were looking forward to some big improvements this season. Our long sprints, mid-distance, and distance runners took virtually no time off from the end of cross country in hopes of racing fast early.  
 “The girls continue to train on their own and are hopeful there could be an opportunity to compete in some capacity later this summer.  We will keep our fingers crossed.”

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