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By Staff | Apr 23, 2008

Estherville Lincoln Central’s Taylor Jacobson hands off to Brenna Wegner in the distance medley relay at the ELC Girls Relays on Tuesday. EDN photo by Alex Ascherl

The Estherville Lincoln Central Girls Relays didn’t have the same turnout as normal.

The weather-delayed meet, originally scheduled for Friday, only had four teams participating in Class A and no Class B.

Spirit Lake Park won with 128 points with Emmetsburg second with 71, ELC with 38 and Spencer with 30.

ELC’s distance medley continued to look strong with a winning time of 4 minutes, 30.45 seconds. The foursome includes Taylar Jacobson, Brenna Wegner, Landra Lapka and Emily Jensen. The same quartet finished second in the sprint medley in 2:01.64. They also finished second in the 400 with a time of 4:22.84.

Brittany Ross added a top finish in the 1500-meter run finishing in 5:31.96. Ross added at third-place finish in the 400-meter dash in 1:08.61.

Estherville Lincoln Central senior Landra Lapka cheers on Emily Jensen, who is running the home stretch of the distance medley relay. EDN photo by Alex Ascherl

ELC’s 4×800 team ran for the first time this season and finished second in 10:58.49. The foursome included Brooke Egeland, Ross, Beth Larscheid and Halli Winter.

In the shot put, Christina Weston finished second with a toss of 33 feet, 1 1/4 inches while Morgan Schichtl was fifth with a throw of 29 feet, 6 1/2 inches. Weston finished fifth in the discus with a throw of 89 feet, 2 inches.

In the 100-meter hurdles, Ashley Weston was fifth in 17.91 seconds.

Kali Kaltved was fifth in the 200-meter dash in 30.15 seconds and Molly Wittmer was sixth in 30.88 seconds.