Posts With Keyword ‘2012 Drake Relays’

Van Roekel, Pella High Boys Provide Strong Close to Drake Relays for Local Athletes

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:04 am

An impressive opening for Marion County area athletes in the high school portion of the 2012 Drake Relays on Thursday was met with a fitting end on Saturday as a relay team and an individual each closed out the marquee track and field event with strong performances.  

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Knoxville Native on Record-Breaking Central College Relay Team

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 5:55 am

Former Knoxville High School runner Alex Edwards was one of a quartet of freshmen that broke a decades-old Central College record in the Distance Medley Relay at the Drake Relays on Saturday.

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Drake Relays – Saturday High School Results

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

A pair of events today will feature Marion County area athletes at the 2012 Drake Relays in Des Moines.

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Several Local High Schoolers Compete in Friday Sessions at Drake Relays

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 6:03 am

Cooler temperatures and higher-ranked competition prevented our local high school athletes from having the same degree of success on Friday at the Drake Relays as they enjoyed on Thursday, but 23 total athletes competing in five different events still came away with a number of things to be proud of.  

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Central Men’s 4×100 Makes Finals at Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2012 at 5:54 am

Central College’s men’s 4×100-meter relay team advanced to Saturday’s finals to highlight a cool, blustery day at the Drake Relays Friday.

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Miller Finishes 4th in Drake Relays Decathlon, Additional Central College Athletes Running Today

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 5:55 am

Central College track and field athlete Ethan Miller was the top Division III competitor in Drake Relays decathlon Thursday, scoring 7,076 points to take fourth overall.

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High School Portion of Drake Relays Opens Today

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The 2012 Drake Relays officially began on Tuesday with the Grand Blue Mile, but for our local high school athletes, the action begins today at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.

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