Boys’ Track Competes at Abraham Lincoln


Sophomore Tyler Moen hands the baton to senior Dillon Sonntag during a relay.

On Thursday, April 12, the Trojans traveled to Abraham Lincoln to run against 13 other teams. Atlantic placed fourth with 77 team points.

The Trojans went to the meet attempting to qualify a couple of events for the Drake Relays, including the 4×200, open 200, and 4×100.

The 4×200 qualified and also broke the school record with a time of 1:30.64. The previous record was 1:30.81. Senior Gratt Reed also qualified in the open 200 with a time of 22.67. The 4×100 did not qualify.

Senior Jaxson Eden won the mile with a time of 4:44 and freshman Craig Allen Becker came in second with 4:46.

Junior Chase Mullenix won the open 400 in a time of 50.67 seconds.

The next meet is Tuesday, April 17, at Lewis Central.