Umschied, Runge provide top finishes for North Union
ARMSTRONG – The North Union Boys Track Team earned a fourth-place finish at their home meet-the Jim Godfredsen and Tom Elliott Relays-on Monday in Armstrong.
Estherville Lincoln Central won the meet with 135 points. Central Springs edged the host Warriors by a point 76 to 75 for third place. Emmetsburg was second with 89 points.
North Union had two top finish as Dyson Umscheid won the discus with a throw of 128 feet, 4 inches and Aric Runge tied for first in the high jump with a leap of 5 feet, 6 inches.
Also Runge had second-place finish in the 110-meter high hurdles and 400-meter low hurdles.
The Warriors also had a second-place relay in the 4×200-meter with Nicolo Chiozza, Marshall Klingenberg, Braden Ortman and Kaleb Olson.
Complete North Union results are below.
100-meter dash: 4, Kaleb Olson 12.09 seconds
200-meter dash: 6, Kaleb Olson 25.35 seconds
400-meter hurdles: 2, Aric Runge 1:01.07
Discus: 1, Dyson Umscheid 128′ 4″
High jump: T-1, Aric Runge 5’6″
Shot put: 3, Marshall Klingenberg 38 ‘ 2″
4×100-meter relay: 3, NU (Eythan Blair, Runge, Ortman, Olson) 47.75 seconds
4×200-meter relay: 2, NU (Nicolo Chiozza, Klingenberg, Ortman, Olson), 1:40.18
4×400-meter relay: 5, NU (Ortman, Rory Lindell, Chris Brandt, Blair) 4:03.10
Shuttle hurdle relay: 4, NU (Klingenberg, Moritz Juch, Cory Tigges, Brandt), 1:17.22