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Throwers have good day at Okoboji Relays

The strength of the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn boys' track and field team showed again during the Okoboji Relays. Three throwers recorded Top 4 finishes during the meet on April 22 at Milford.

Jacob Cates won the discus throw with a toss of 135'1", while Adam Schierholz was runner-up with his best effort of 132'1". In the shot put, Bryce Ortega finished third (42'11-1/2") and Cates was fourth (42'6").

Two Hawks scored points in the running events. George Vargas placed sixth in the 3200-meter run (11:35.35) and Ethan Wiersma finished sixth in the 110-meter hurdles (:19.07).

The distance medley rela...