First Day of the IAHSAA Track & Field State Meet

Iowa high schools met at Drake University in Des Moines for day one of the IAHSAA state track meet.

According to IAHSAA’s results website, Pleasant Valley senior, Chloe Miller took third place in the Class 4A discus. Miller threw 41.51-meters.

Freshman, Kelli DeGeorge from Pleasant Valley won the Class 4A high jump clearing 5-feet, 4-inches.

The Class 4A girls’ 4×100-meter relay took second place, about 4-seconds behind the first place team from Waukee.

Quad City area girls took over the Class 4A 400 meter dash. From Davenport North, senior Alisha Jones took first with a time of 55.90 seconds. Sophomore Kaley Ciluffo from Pleasant Valley, senior Mahnee Watts from Bettendorf, and Larkin Chapman from Muscatine took second, third, and fourth respectively.

Freshman, Mackenzie Yanek from Pleasant Valley took fourth in the Class 4A 3,000 meter run with a time of 9:59.07. Senior Caleb Drake also from Pleasant Valley took second in the boys’ 3,200 running a 9:16:95.

In the Class 4A boys 400 meter, Clinton runner, Deshond Robinson took first with a 48.71. Finishing fifth was Cameron Pugh from Davenport Central.

Burlington senior, Justin Randall won the Class 4A high jump, clearing 6-feet, 8-inches. Kalund Brown from Cedar Falls took second.

The meet continues on Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18.