A-W girls track qualifies for four state events

Posted May 16, 2019 at 5:49 pm

The Akron-Westfield girls track team has qualified in four events for the Iowa State Track Meet from regionals held May 10 at Sioux Central in Sioux Rapids.

Leading A-W was Shaylee Siebens qualifying in three events: 100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, and 4×100 meter relay team. Siebens won the 100 meter dash with a time of 12.78, qualifying for state in third place, and won the 200 meter dash with a time of 27.02, qualifying in eighth place.

The 4×100 meter relay team includes Shaylee Siebens, Chloee Colt, Natalie Toben, and Hailey Wilken. They placed second with a time of 53.74, qualifying in 23rd.

Kailee Tucker qualified in the high jump and advanced to state with a jump of 5’, qualifying

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    Boys golf defeats TC

    The Akron-Westfield boys golf team defeated Trinity Christian, 201-208, May 6 in Sioux Center. A-W’s Daytona Foley finished first with a 47.

    Daytona Foley, first, 47

    Logan Smith, third, 48

    Spencer Olson, sixth, 53

    Jader Briggs, seventh, 53

    Carson James, eighth, 54 (non-counting)

    Landyn Vossberg, ninth, 54 (noon-counting)

    A-W boys track qualifies for two state events

    Akron-Westfield’s Leighton Blake qualified for the Iowa State Track Meet in the 100 meter dash. He finished third in Regionals May 10 at Sioux Central in Sioux Rapids. His time of 11.59 qualified him in 15th place out of 24 advancing to state. The first place finisher, Valentin Andrusyshyn of Riverside, Oakland, had a time of 11.23.

    The A-W 4×110 meter shuttle relay team of Dominic Troubaugh, Leighton Blake, Josh Armstrong, and Aydin Dicks also made it to state qualifying in 10th place with a time

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    Track teams participate in two meets last week

    The Akron-Westfield track teams participated in two meets last week: Orange City April 20 and West Sioux May 2. At Orange City the girls placed fifth out of nine teams and the boys placed sixth out of 11 teams. At West Sioux with nine teams participating, the girls placed third and the boys placed fifth.

    Orange City


    Placing first: Jayla Berg, shot put, 34-1 1/4; Shaylee

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    A-W girls golf takes three

    The Akron-Westfield girls golf team won three matches last week. On April 29 they faced West Sioux at home winning, 200-207. On May 2 they traveled to Primghar and faced South O’Brien and Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn defeating SOS 192-204 and defeating HMS 192-256.

    vs West Sioux

    Autumn Bundy, first, 45

    Brooke Koele, fourth, 50

    Taryn Wilken, sixth, 52

    Kayla Johnson, seventh,

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    A-W boys golf wins two

    The Akron-Westfield boys golf team won two matches last week and lost one. The boys defeated West Sioux April 29 at home by default shooting a 195 against a two-person West Sioux team. On May 2 they traveled to Primghar and faced South O’Brien and Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn defeating SOS 195-200 and losing to HMS 175-195.

    vs West Sioux

    Logan Smith and Landyn Vossberg tied for top with 48

    Carson James, third, 49

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    A-W golfers lose to UC

    The Akron-Westfield golf teams both lost to Unity Christian in a conference match April 26 at home. The boys lost 173-192, and the girls lost 188-195. Medalists for the day were both from Unity Christian: Kolin Kroeze with a 39 and Laura Beltman with a 43.


    Jader Briggs, 3rd, 44

    Landyn Vossberg, 6th, 48

    Spencer Olson, 7th, 50

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    Boys track places sixth

    The Akron-Westfield boys track team competed in the 29th annual Hinton Blackhawks Boys Relays April 18 in Hinton. The team placed sixth overall with 46.5 points out of eight teams. Hinton was first with 172 points.

    Placing first: Josh Armstrong, 110 meter hurdles, 16.21; Cael Moffatt, freshman shot put, 29-11.00

    Placing second: 4×100 meter shuttle team of Josh Armstrong,

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    Track teams compete at West Lyon

    The Akron-Westfield track teams competed in the West Lyon Co-Ed Invitational April 23.


    Placing first: Shaylee Siebens, 100 meter dash, 12.71; Shaylee Siebens, 200 meter dash, 26.89

    Placing second: Jayla Berg, discus, 94-06

    Placing third: Tori Nemesio, 100

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    Golf teams defeat Gehlen

    The Akron-Westfield boys and girls golf teams each defeated Gehlen at home April 22. The boys won, 186-193 and the girls won, 205-214. For the girls, medalist was A-W’s Autumn Bundy who shot a 47. Medalist for the boys was Gehlen’s Isaia Lammers who shot a 40.


    Logan Smith, 2nd, 46

    Jader Briggs, 3rd, 46

    Spencer Olson, 4th, 47

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    The Akron-Westfield golf teams split at home April 4 against Harris-Lake Park. The girls won, 198-254, and the boys lost, 166-205. For the

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