The Tulip City will be well represented at the 110th Drake Relays. Several athletes from Pella and Pella Christian, as well as PCM, will compete at the famous Blue Oval in Des Moines among the best track and field performers in Iowa beginning today through Saturday.
Pella High Boys Nick DeJong, Mason Huerter, Kody Huisman, Jordan Buma, Gabe Thomas, Xavion Huizinga, Ben Jablonski, and Derek Hackman will compete this weekend. For the Lady Dutch, their events include Metsje Miller, Elsie Thoreson, Maggie Renaud, Evie Armstrong, Roselande Vanderhoff, Emily McMartin, Isabel Treimer, Andrea VanHeukelom, Calla Kerndt, Caroline McMartin, Ashley Blommers, and Emily Holterhaus. Pella Christian is sending Blake Veenstra, Allison Van Gorp, Erica Nikkel, Chloe Morgan, Mary Kate Bandstra, Avey Amelse, Morgan Fopma, and Kayla Natelborg.