Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Christian Girls Track and Field’

Couple Meets Stick Out for Eagles’ Girls’ Track

Posted: Thursday, March 14th, 2013 at 6:00 am

In the midst of practices and just now this week able to get a few warm-ups outside because of the weather, the Pella Christian girls’ track and field team and coach Kevin Herdegen is starting to piece strengths and weaknesses of his athletes together to figure out a possible line-up for early in the year.

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Herdegen Excited to See Improvements this Season

Posted: Monday, March 11th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Coming into this season with a lot of youth but a lot of inexperience to go with it, head girls’ track coach at Pella Christian, Kevin Herdegen is looking forward to seeing one thing throughout the spring: Growth.

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Local Athletes Finish Strong in Final Day of State Track Meet

Posted: Monday, May 21st, 2012 at 6:04 am

A handful of second-place finishes highlighted the third and final day of the 2012 Coed State Track and Field Championships for our local high school athletes.  

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Van Roekel Repeats at 400 Hurdles Champ; Local Teams Perform Well in 2nd Day at State Track

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:04 am

A repeat State Title performance from PCM’s Jordan Van Roekel in the Class 2A 400 Meter Hurdles got the second day of the 2012 Coed State Track and Field Championships off to a great start for the Marion County-area athletes in the field.  

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Buchheit’s State Title Highlights Opening Day of State Track Meet

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:03 am

The opening day of the 2012 Coed State Track and Field Championships has already netted one State Champion and a handful of medalist performances by our local high school squads.  

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Jumping Events, Shuttle Hurdle Preliminaries Open State Track Meet Today for Local Athletes

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:03 am

Following nearly a week of excitement and final preparations, the 2012 Coed State Track and Field Championships get underway today at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.

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Pella Christian Coach Excited About Girls’ Prospects at State Meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian girls track and field team is very excited about their prospects as they enter tomorrow’s State Track and Field Championships in Des Moines.

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Local Track Standouts Punch Tickets to State Meet

Posted: Friday, May 11th, 2012 at 6:04 am

Though an official list of the girls and boys State Track Meet qualifiers won’t be available until later this afternoon, it’s safe to say that our local area athletes had a number of very impressive showings at Thursday night’s District Meets.

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Local Track Teams Set Sights on State Meet in Tonight’s Qualifying Competitions

Posted: Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Today marks decision day for our local track and field athletes, as they’ll put their best efforts forth this evening in hopes of earning a spot in the field at this month’s 2012 Coed State Track and Field Championships.

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Pella Track Squads Sweep Dutch Invite

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:03 am

The home track advantage was a good one for the Pella High track and field squads Monday night, as they took both the girls and boys team titles at the Dutch Invite.

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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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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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Pella High, Pella Christian Girls Track Teams Finish 3-4 at Grinnell

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:04 am

A meet that featured mostly Little Hawkeye Conference girls track and field squads saw a pair of outliers take the first two spots, as the Pella High girls took third and Pella Christian finished fourth in a meet at Grinnell Tuesday evening.

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Pella Christian Girls Track Team Finishes Third at Eddyville-Blakesburg

Posted: Wednesday, April 18th, 2012 at 6:02 am

A very top-heavy meet in Eddyville Tuesday night saw the Pella Christian girls track and field team finish in third place at the Rocket Relays.

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Oskaloosa Relays Results

Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 6:02 am

In Class B, Pella Christian’s boys took fifth with 66 points. Notable performances for the Eagles include dual golds for Derek Van Kooten in the High Jump and Long Jump, along with a silver medal from Caleb Fredrickson in the 100 Meter Dash, among others.

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Pella High Boys 1st, PC Girls 2nd in Co-Ed Meet at Davis County

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Several local track and field squads enjoyed nearly ideal weather conditions for running Tuesday night at the Dennis Anderson Relays at Davis County High School.

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PC Girls Sprinters Shine in Chariton

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Jasmin Schelhaas swept the individual sprint events and the Pella Christian girls made a strong showing in their first outdoor track meet of the season at Tuesday evening’s Chariton Earlybird Meet.

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Local Girls Track and Field Squads in Competition this Evening

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 5:59 am

A pair of local girls track and field squads get their outdoor season started today with a small meet in Chariton.

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PC Tracksters Choose to Continue Careers at Dordt

Posted: Friday, March 23rd, 2012 at 6:00 am

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A foursome of talented athletes from the Pella Christian girls track and field team recently signed their official letters of intent to continue their running careers at Dordt College.

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Success Not Only Measured by Top Tier Finishes, says PC Girls Track Coach

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:00 am

Competing against larger teams in the Little Hawkeye Conference is certainly difficult for the Pella Christian girls track and field team, but it’s a challenge the team welcomes and appreciates when it comes to preparation for the postseason.

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